Mikey, Randy, Vinny, and Jarrod taste Highland's Cold Mountain Winter Ale, Ayinger's Celebrator, and Clown Shoes' Pecan Pie Porter and wish a happy birthday to Ty (and Mikey) while discussing the pronunciation (and mispronunciation) of caramel , songs and albums we can't (or don't) listen to anymore (and why,) and more all while fielding an enormous number of Drunk Dial Hotline calls.
Mikey, Randy, Vinny, and Jarrod taste Anchorage Brewing's Mosaic Promise, Lagunitas Sucks, and Founders' Lizard of Koz while discussing Thanksgiving, feeling like a fraud, leaving the Shedtown Neutral Zone, calling the police, crappy neighbors, weird police stories, Alice Cooper, Ty Morton stories, the politics of decorating for Christmas, and much, much more...
Mikey, Randy, Jarrod, and Ty taste Scarlet Lane's Tiberius IIPA, Dogfishhead's Beer to Drink Music To, and Upland's Barrel Chested Barleywine while discussing new local breweries, watching movies with our kids, rare bonding moments with our fathers and father figures, all while listening to Ty get savaged via the Drunk Dial Hotline and with new That's So Ty and That's So Jared segments.
Mikey, Randy, and Ty taste Global Beverages Mortal Combat X beers: Scorpion Imperial Stout, Raiden Imperial Saison, and Sub-Zero IIPA, while discussing PandoraCon, the election results, riots, cysts and tumors, Muncie breweries (Guardian and Elm Street,) wearing the shirt of the band you're going to see, seeing old friends, Euchre, reliving older (kinda crappy) beers, and many other subjects...
Mikey and Jody taste JDub's Bell Cow chocolate porter, Rivertown Brewing's Roebling vanilla espresso porter, and Lucky Buddha's Sweet Potato Casserole strong ale, and discuss wearing the t shirt of the band you're going to see, pyramid schemes, birds and other things.
Mikey is joined once again by Al Schraeder and Bob Beshere of Mon Frere comedy troupe, as well as Brad Ledbetter, brewmaster of the Thirsty Nomad Brewing Company, as we taste TEN (10!) different Thirsty Nomad beers (including a style from the Middle frickin' Ages!) in what is likely the most beer-centric episode of the BPTM yet.
While in town for the 2016 Geek Gala, BPTM crew members Mikey and Jody join Zach Pulliam from Abari Game Bar and Al Schraeder and Bob Bashere from Mon Frere sketch comedy troupe to taste Wooden Robot's Overachiever and Birdsong's Wake Up Porter while discussing videogames, arcades, and misspent youth!
Mikey, Randy, Vinny, and Ty taste Scarlet Lane's HorrorHound, New Belgium's Fruit Fly, and Taxman's Qualified and discuss TriCon, Scarevania, the creepy clown craze, coulrophobia, haunted attractions, ghosts and more.
In this mid-week BONUS EPISODE Mikey, Trent, Alyss, Tonya, Marilyn, and Annie are joined by the Mojo Brothers at the Lucky Lady Lounge in Evansville, IN for a riotous evening tasting old school Mojo and Ryan Gosling's Taint, and telling glorious stories of wrestling promotions, the making of horror movies, and dancing at a gentleman's club. Loud, untamed, and not for the faint of heart, these awesome women even answer Jarrod's question about "the stripper smell."
Mikey, Gel E. Bean, and Little Beard taste Rio Grande's Outlaw Lager, Shipyard's Monkey Fist IPA, and West O's Smoked Red, while preparing for TsunamiCon and telling awesome true stories and stuff.
Mikey, Randy, Jarrod, and Ty taste Platform Brewing's Cherimoya Project and Folklore Brewing's Front Porch Pale and Snipe Hunt IPA, and discuss topics ranging from exotic dancers to times they felt they'd behaved like douchebags to what they plan on getting away with when they're old enough to just not care anymore.
Mikey tastes Folkore Brewing's Wiregrass Wheat and examines answers to questions commonly asked of him early in his career, then shares his current insights into said questions, talks about being a road comic, and answers questions from BPTM listeners. Music is Bacon Machine by Foot Pound Force.
Mikey, Randy, Jarrod, and Ty taste Black Acre Brewing's Natural Liberty American Pale Lager, and Fiddlehead Brewing's Mastermind IIPA.
In this episode Randy gets a new nickname, we learn the meanings of the euphamisms “I have Ty's email” and “I ate Ty's Pop Tarts,” and they discuss gas shortages, Muncie's Beer Fest, the secret origin of The Secret Origins of the Robot Holidays, Von Trapp's Dunkle Lager, cheering for laundry, offensive language, Mikey's online shows, ABSO's 25th reunion, the Pop Tart Story, Monster Cereals, cereal stories, and other things...
In a rare 4 beer show Mikey, Randy, Jarrod, and Ty taste Burlington Beer Co. Chasing Rabbits, Fiddlehead IPA, and Alchemist's Focal Banger and Crusher while discussing beers to pair with PB&J, saving babies, same sex marriages, drinking locally, slinging cats, state's rights, speed limits, shower beers, shower bacon, other shower activity, baths vs showers, the difference between brewpubs and production breweries, talking behind Ty's back, and other stuff. Cheers!
Mikey and Jody enjoy a bottle of New Glarus Serendipity and discuss getting kicked off a golf course and Mikey's DragonCon wrap-up.
Mikey, Randy, Vinny, and Ty taste Great Divide's Oatmeal Yeti, Three Floyd's Icelandic Pants of the Dead, and Ommegang's Rosetta. They discuss golf carts, Alan Rickman, movies that scared them, an internet meme involving colored pills, Helen Mirren, and whether exceeding the speed limit is a right or a privilege.
Mikey and Jody taste Leaky Roof's High Dry and Dusty, B Cider's The Dude's Rug, and Ommegang's Rosetta while Jody's “favorite product” curse, cats, listener feedback, the Drunk Dial Hotline, the mistake of looking up pictures of the voices of your favorite podcasts, Dr. Demento, Timehop, Geocentric memories, Slim Jims, toddler tantrums, pies, paying for sex, and other things...
Mikey, Bill, Vinny, Jarrod, and Randy taste Back 40's Freckle Belly IPA and Naked Pig Pale Ale, and Fairhope Brewing's Take the Causeway IPA while discussing middle school, parenthood, Pokémon Go, Muncie Bike Fest, Shedtown, Shannara, Stranger Things, and more.
Mikey, Randy, Vinny, and Ty taste Right Brain Brewing's Mangalista Pig Porter and Cherry Pie Whole, and Rare Bird's Two Gals, and discuss GenCon, Korean Food, and sundry other topics.