Episode 45 – Pompeii and KBS

Episode 45 with Chris Whitney. He used to talk into microphones, but now he doesn’t, so let’s see how this goes!
In this episode, we discuss Toppling Goliath’s misguided (?) non-compete clauses. We discovered Cameo, wihich is an awesome way in which “celebrities” and even some celebrities are making money now. Netflix Mt Rushmore. Twitter mentions from celebrities. Cute puppies. Heights. And the future of media. All while drinking beers from Toppling Goliath, Founders, and a bonus beer from Zipline.

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Episode 44 – Sampleven IV: Fresh Beers

Episode 44. Despite everyone’s best efforts, we managed to follow a rule! Sampleven, part 4, featuring beers that Fresh thought looked cool on the shelf.

On this episode, we discuss grocery shopping. HANG ON, IT GETS BETTER! We also celebrities we would hook up with that would be similar to Dane Cook dating a 19 year old (what’s up, J-Lo?). We remember cell phones, we remember college, and we listen to Fresh rap. All while drinking a beers from 10 Barrel Brewing, Knee Deep Brewing, Ska Brewing and James Page Brewing.

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Episode 43 – Grip It & Sip It and Blood Orange Shandy.

Well, well, well….If it isn’t Stuart. The guy who has cancelled on us more times than I have fingers finally joins the show. But…he comes on one of our (spoiler alert) worst beer nights yet.

In this episode, we remember music from our childhoods. And then everything else from our childhoods, including Connor’s gang of misfit boys, the “Cruddz.” We learn about the different things that various states hate. And we learn that we hate this beer.

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Episode 42 – 7 Every 7: Sour Edition

Dr. Matty Freebeer is back to provide brews and answer our medical questions. Let kick this thing off, shall we?

In this episode, we talk about toe dexterity. We grill Dr. Matt on medical myths. We discover “fowling,” which leads to a very civil discussion about whether rolling or throwing is a more accurate way to hit a target. It’s also the first time we’ve ever paused the podcast. It’s not the first time we’ve yelled at each other. Jackie called in to talk about dogs. All while drinking sours from New Belgium and Russian River, plus a “palette cleanser” from Firestone Walker.

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Episode 41 – We Back

After an extended hiatus for Mark, and an even extendeder hiatus for Connor, 3BL is BACK. And who’s that sitting in the corner?!? It’s Michael Bruntz!

In this episode, we tag along on Connor’s spiritual (beeritual) journey that took him from New Orleans to hell to Wichita and finally back to this studio. We discover that no one in this room actually watches movies. We talk about parking tickets and the vigilantes who try to save you from them. And breasts. Or, as they will now be known, the front door to the body. All while enjoying beers from White Elm, Ommegang, and Central Standard.

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Friends of 3BL Beer Share #1

Mark’s on vacation. Connor refuses to work without Mark. So this week, we hand the reins over to our good friends, Daine Patton, Doug Palmer and Fresh402. We stuck them in a basement full of beer and turned on microphones. And we’re told it was a good time.

In this episode, the fellas talk about Mark and Connor. They talk about movies. They talk about wrestling. And they talk about beer. Lots and lots of beer.

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Episode 40 – Ocho Crowlers

A milestone episode, our 40th as a podcast. And our first with one of the host’s missing. No Connor, just Mark and Michael Snow. And some crowlers.

In this episode, we dive deep into Michael’s world as a bartender. We look at Instagram influencers, eBay, and the “Dick of Death.” We talked about the merits of being single, and we drank some beer out of oversized cans from Nebraska Brewing, Fernson Brewing, and First Street Brewing.

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Episode 39 – Kros Strain Hopstreaking at the Kearney Econo Lodge

Episode 39 comes to you live from one of Priceline’s best reviewed hotels in the city of Kearney…the EconoLodge!

In this episode, we detail every second of our business trip to the Tri-Cities. We discuss cannibalism. We realize that Mark has never seen anything that Woody Harrelson has been in, and that Connor has never seen Now You See Me, despite what others might say. All while drinking Hopstreaker Pale Ale from Kros Strain Brewing.

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Episode 38 – Linkin’ Up & Gettin’ Down

For episode 38, we welcome in Scott. Scott is both a pool boy and a musician. He’s basically the subject of every porno out there.

In this episode, we dig into the new millennials, those damn Gen Z-ers. We discuss how to rob a bank. We decide whether songs are by Weezer or not by Weezer. And we played a lot of things off of our phones into our microphones. All while drinking a couple of collaborative IPAs from Zipline and Boulevard. 

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Episode 37 – Beers We Had at Home

Have you ever wondered to yourself, “Self, I wonder what Mark and Connor have in their beer fridges at home right now?” We figured you probably had. So, we decided to answer that question by bringing stuff we had on hand! This had nothing to do with not being able to decide whose turn it was to buy beer. 

In episode 37, we did the unthinkable. We went without a guest. And you know what? It didn’t suck! We talked politics and civic duties. We talked about Migos and gambling and youths. Chicken. Burgers. Sperm donors. Have it your way. And we drank some delicious beers from White Elm and Destihl. 

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Episode 36 – Matty FreeBeer’s free beer

When Matt’s ancestor’s crossed through Ellis Island, they handed the immigration officials a six-pack of delicious brews from the mother land. And thus, the FreeBeer surname was born.

In this Episode, Dr. Matt brought us beer. And it was AWESOME! We asked him lots of questions about our medical problems. We talked about raging bulls and see-saws at bars. We discussed the merits of living at home vs the freedom of NOT living at home. Chuck E Cheese. Brewing Beer. And more medical issues for Dr. Matt. All while drink beers from Bell’s, Deschutes, and Belguim’s Br. Verhaeghe (???). 

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Episode 35 – Shane Brought Beers

You think we don’t know that this was supposed to be a 7 Every 7? WE KNOW! But Shane brought beer. And free beer trumps all.

In this episode, Shane came by. And maybe you heard…he brought beer! We talked about movies we’ve seen, beers we’ve drank, jobs we’ve done. All sorts of reminiscing. The whole Laurel/Yanny argument makes a brief appearance. We Googled stuff. We IMDB’d stuff. And we talked about the proper way to load a dishwasher. All while enjoying beers from Kros Strain, Zipline, and Lazy Horse.

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Episode 34 – Zipline Mosaic IPA

We made a retroactive rule. Growler 17s? We’re gonna try to remember that…

In this episode, we welcome in Lance and all of his culinary knowledge. We also break all sorts of rules by welcoming in former red-clad QB and current Cleanosaur CEO Harrison Beck. And Connor takes a lot of flak for not proposing to his girlfriend yet. All while drinking a crowler of Zipline’s Mosaic IPA.

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Episode 33 – Sampleven III

Another Sampleven. Mark went to the clearance rack and found some more dusty beer. And then he got some fresh beer from a home brewer. Either way….DEALS!

In this episode, we welcomed in Chris Basnett to the show. He talked about sports for awhile, then we got deep into some serious topics. WWII. 9/11. Y2K. Stuff got real. We lightened it up by spoiling the hell outta Avengers and figuring out stuff from the 90’s that Connor’s never heard of and stuff from now that Chris has never heard of. 

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Episode 31 – New Belgium Sour Saison

Episode 31. We invited Brett Kane back. I know, I know. But he promised not to talk so much this time.

In this episode, we talk about Kendall Jenner nipple envy. We discuss goat yoga. And goat golf. We debate whether Leonardo Dicaprio is a Tier 1 celebrity. And we talk about our hall pass celebrities. All while enjoying New Belgium’s Sour Saison.

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Episode 30 – Boulevard Vamos Mexican Lager

Episode 30, y’all. It’s a milestone. So we did a super-long episode with four people in the studio. Settle in, folks.

In this episode, we talked about whether this beer pictured is racist. We talked about what it means to be cultured. We talked about some fancy MIT device that literally reads your thoughts. Mark bought a Dodge Journey. There were lots of spoiler alerts. We talked about beer off and on throughout the thing. Lanny Holstein was here. Josh Batt from BBB Printing was here. We kept drinking beer, starting with Boulevard’s Vamos Mexican-Style Lager.

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Episode 29 – Mike Schaefer’s Beer Starter Kit

Mike Schaefer said he wanted to bring beer. So we let Mike Schaefer bring beer.

In this episode, Schaefer regales us with stories from his exploits in Iceland, including a trip to school to learn about the Icelandic elves and hidden people. We discussed condom snorting. We discussed restaurant service. We discussed how to google songs that you only kinda know, but don’t really know. All while drinking Modelo, Kona, and Deschutes beers.

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Episode 28 – Dogfish Head Lupu-Luau IPA

Episode 28. 28 divided by 4 is 7. That’s math, and that math means we have to drink high abv beers! #7Every7

In this episode, we welcomed in Josh Batt from Triple B Printing. We talked about shirts for awhile. Then we MFK’ed some Rock Bands and some mildly famous women. And Albert Belle. Connor talked about Lorde for a LONG time. Mark talked about how he doesn’t get music. And we drank Dogfish Head’s Lupu-Luau IPA.

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