Episode 127 is here. To celebrate, we brought in Sean Callahan. You’ve probably heard of him. He’s a very popular man.
In this episode, we discuss the Omaha fish fry scene. It’s lit. We take a look into the life of a man on the Husker public speaking circuit. Plus….Connor is getting married. It’s real. It’s happening. All while drinking beers from Cosmic Eye and White Elm.
Read More Episode 127: Low ABV and a mistake beer
Episode 126. The microphones weren’t terribly cooperative, but we persevered. Sure, we may have lost someone along the way. But it’s all in the name of the empire!
In this episode, we welcome in John Gaskins, Jake Bogus and Tom Stephens. These three gentlemen were all there at the beginning of 93.7 The Ticket. And they have stories. Some of those stories made it in the podcast, some stayed off-air. We left the best ones in. PLUS….which state is the best state? All while drinking a trio of beers from Cosmic Eye Brewing.
Read More Episode 126 – Day job reunion
Ok, the empire didn’t strike anything. The empire is a welcoming place for all to come. If you have a podcast, the empire wants you.
As proof, we welcome in Grady from NE Beer 30. He’s a good guy who has said some slanderous things about us while flirting with the idea of joining the empire. Will he? Won’t he? The man is a major tease. Also….TV corner. Sex toys and who has them. A man named Steven. And beers from Cosmic Eye and Zipline.
Read More Episode 124: The Empire Strikes Back
Episode 121 is here. That’s a palindrome. That’s neither relevant nor interesting, it’s just a fact.
In this episode, we get caught up on life under COVID’s rule. Are people starting to get a little rebellious? Feels like it. What’s this TikTok thing? Whatever it is, Connor’s in. Celebs are giving away cool stuff to raise money. Andrew calls in to talk about beer and sports. And Connor breaks down the first season of Community. All while drinking beers from Stone Hollow Brewing.
Read More Episode 121 – TikTok has TikTaken over
Episode 119. Y’all are really doing business over Zoom? That seems hard. Kids are learning this way?
In this episode, we welcome in Jackie. She’s in Connor’s “remote studio.” She’s also a teacher, and gives us the rundown on what that’s like in the age of Corona. Daine zooms in like a Fridge Guy. It’s all very satisfying. All while drinking beers from Kros Strain, Cosmic Eye and Juke’s Ale Works.
Read More Episode 119 – Zoom Zoom
Episode 118. Please listen while maintaining a six foot halo from everybody. We can’t be too careful.
In this episode….the merits of historical sports on TV. Chughub. Using the phone *gasp* to support local businesses. Millennials are the new cool kids. Tiger King. Love is Blind. A response to that jerk over at NE Beer 30. All while drinking beers from White Elm and Nebraska Brewing.
Read More Episode 118 – Beers in the Time of Social Distancing
Episode 117. The world is new. It’s different. It’s scary. We aren’t allowed to shake hands anymore. It all happened very quickly.
So, naturally, we spend a half hour talking about Netflix’s Love is Blind. And trying to figure out what CATS is all about (regardless of the presence of buttholes). And, yes, we talk about what it’s like to go through life “with all that’s going on in the world right now.” All while drinking stouts from Big Grove, Goose Island, and Zipline.
Read More Episode 117 – Stouts w/ no friends
Michael Snow is here. But he’s changed, man. He’s a cowboy now.
This was a weird episode. This was recorded while the entire country was shutting down before our eyes due to COVID-19. We tried to have fun. We realized we probably shouldn’t be having fun. We didn’t know what to do. When all else failed, we made fun of Snow for being a cowboy. All while drinking Coronas, Hopslams, and Cold Press Cocos.
Read More Episode 116 – Corona Rodeo
Episode 114 with Tim Miles. He doesn’t do craft beer. But we decided to let him hang around anyway.
In this episode….we mostly just let Tim do his thing. Hear stories from his time at Nebraska. Recruiting. Coaching. Drinking Coors Light. It’s all here. Meanwhile, Connor and Mark drank beers from 515 Brewing, Deschutes, and Brickway.
Read More Episode 114 – Beers w/ Coach Miles
3BL. Fridge Guys. NE Beer :30. All in the same room. And that room is Daine’s horror basement. Who gets out alive? (Hint: Not Connor).
In this episode, Grady broaches the idea of joining the empire. Connor tries to figure out how thirsty we are on Instagram. Daine gives beer recommendations across the country. Kobe. Mitt Romney. Super Bowl streakers. And a whole lot of #Baptology from Epic Brewing.
Read More Episode 113 – Beer pods ASSEMBLE
Episode 112 started with a “gift” from Iowa Dave. The much better gift is the presence of Dave Feit. There’s some sort of presents/presence pun to be had here, but we’ve been drinking.
In this episode. we talk about Husker podcasts. They’re abundant. They have funny names. We laugh from the outside. Then, we transform INTO a Husker podcast and talk about jerseys for a long time. Connor and Mark revisit their beer journeys. They’ve forked. And we power rank the senses. How important is touch, anyway? All while enjoying beers from Founders and WeldWerks.
Read More Episode 112 – 3 Beers and a Shot
Episode 111. Most of it made it on the podcast. But the end…not so much. Just know, the end of this podcast is incredible. We didn’t talk about killing any dogs.
Ryan Tabb joins us on this episode. He’s young. He’s from California. He’s trying to get some Tinder action. And we’re here for it. Along the way….Scooters. Self-driving cars. Ryan’s political takes. Flight attendants. Fake IDs. And drinks from Founders, Badger Hill, James Arthur, and Rico’s grandma.
Read More Episode 111 – Figuring out what the new guy drinks
Episode 110 with Josh Peterson. We couldn’t start on time because we had to wait for him to drive here from Omaha. So we waited around, ate some gyros, and eventually recorded a podcast.
In this episode, we talked for a while about Don’t F*** with Cats. And Repo Games. Sound bars. Weird corners of the internet. Ope. Succession again. But not drones. All while drinking beers from Weldwerks, White Elm, and Sprecher.
Read More Episode 110 – Ope!
Episode 109. It’s 2020, so we’re celebrating with 5 beers! Andrew is here, and he brought Darren. Who’s Darren? We still don’t know.
In this episode, Connor talks about movies that he saw, but nobody else has. Andrew gets deep about toilet paper. Darren treats us to some ASMR. And we dive into the love life of Hilary Duff. All while drinking beers from Stone Hollow, SanTan Brewing, College Street Brewhouse, and 4 Noses Brewing.
Read More Episode 109 – Beers from afar w/ Andrew and Darren
Episode 107 with Rico. And with Weldwerks. And with porter that is (spoiler) surprisingly good.
In this episode, we re-visit YouTube. What’s the deal with YouTube, anyway? Connor’s a great karaoke artist who performed poorly in his last outing. Rico’s a track star. And Mark had a run-in with a marijuana kingpin named Crathy. All while drinking beers from Weldwerks and Verboten Brewing.
Read More Episode 107 – Hazy IPAs are Back
Episode 106. We had a guest lined up, but then…well, it’s all explained inside the podcast.
In this episode, we actually talk fairly seriously about politics. But it doesn’t last long. We devolve into stuff like scheduling haircuts, first jobs, kids these days and their YouTube obsessions. All while drinking beers from Avery Brewing, SingleSpeed and Big Grove.
Read More Episode 106 – Politics, Haircuts, and YouTube
Welcome back to a couple of friends of the pods…Michael Bruntz and Mike Schaefer. One doesn’t talk. One didn’t drink that one time. This should be fun.
In this episode, we learn what it’s like to go on the road with the 247 crew. It involves a portal and alcohol. Bruntz love totchos but hates Ramen seasoning. And Schaefer might’ve won the lottery (he’ll never know). All while drinking beers from Three Floyds and Zipline.
Read More Episode 105 – Three Floyds with Two Michaels
Episode 104 with James Mussman. James is the nicest individual you will ever encounter. As evidence, we point to the beer and smoked goodies that he brought for the show.
In this episode, we discussed honesty in the checkout lane. What’s the deal with Billie Eilish? Who is she? Same question for Pat McAfee. Also, how do you react when your grandma dies? Mandatory Thanksgiving plate talk. And….sunbathing down under. And…cleaning down under. All while drinking beers from WeldWerks, Epic Brewing, and Kros Strain/SingleSpeed.
Read More Episode 104 – James from Colorado is in Nebraska