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Recorded in a Wastepaper Basket

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This episode of Add to Cart dives into the fascinating world of buying decisions, exploring the deeper layers behind our purchases. Hosts Sucin Pock and Kool-Out Vellysoc discuss everything from quirky swimsuits to new life philosophies, offering hilarious and subversive takes on consumerism. The episode also features a discussion about the iconic PBS program Zubilee Zoo, which featured grown-up actors playing animals with distinct personalities. The hosts delve into the absurdity of skeletons, pondering what it would be like to encounter a walking skeleton in real life. They also discuss the concept of the keel skeleton, a mascot of sorts for those who have achieved a certain level of success. The episode concludes with a humorous conversation about the importance of good credit and the benefits of using the Kickoff credit building app. The hosts then engage in a blind taste test of various cola brands, including Coke, Pepsi, Boilins King Cola, and Fentamin's Curiosity. The challenge reveals that even those who claim to be cola connoisseurs can be fooled by the subtle differences in taste. The episode ends with a discussion about the importance of recycling and a reminder to send in any suggestions for future episodes.

Outlines

00:00:00
Introduction

This Chapter introduces the podcast Add to Cart, hosted by Sucin Pock and Kool-Out Vellysoc, which explores the deeper layers behind our buying decisions. The hosts discuss a range of topics, from quirky swimsuits to new life philosophies, with hilarious and subversive takes on consumerism.

00:00:51
Zubilee Zoo

This Chapter delves into the iconic PBS program Zubilee Zoo, which featured grown-up actors playing animals with distinct personalities. The hosts discuss the show's unique format and the absurdity of the animal skeletons.

00:02:04
Butcherbox Advertisement

This Chapter is an advertisement for Butcherbox, a service that delivers high-quality cuts of meat straight to your door. The hosts discuss the convenience and quality of the service, highlighting their personal experience with the product.

00:02:14
Electric E-Bikes Advertisement

This Chapter is an advertisement for Electric E-Bikes, a company that sells electric bikes. The hosts discuss the benefits of owning an electric bike, including increased exercise, exploration, and fresh air. They also mention that Paul F. Tompkins owns an electric bike and loves it.

00:02:26
Shopify Advertisement

This Chapter is an advertisement for Shopify, a global commerce platform that helps businesses sell online and in-person. The hosts discuss the platform's features and benefits, highlighting its ease of use and customer experience.

00:02:33
Tap Dancing

This Chapter features a discussion about tap dancing, with Lauren demonstrating her tap dancing skills while pregnant. The hosts reminisce about the time when Lauren was a tap dancer and discuss the trend of comedians releasing their own rap songs in the 1980s.

00:03:21
Waste Paper Baskets

This Chapter delves into the various names for waste receptacles, including garbage basket, trash can, waste basket, garbage pale, and dumpster. The hosts discuss the specific usage of each term and the confusion surrounding the brand name "Dumpster".

00:49:14
Pepsi Challenge

This Chapter features a blind taste test of various cola brands, including Coke, Pepsi, Boilins King Cola, and Fentamin's Curiosity. The hosts, Scott, Paul, and Lauren, each take turns tasting the different colas and trying to identify Coke and their favorite. The challenge reveals that even those who claim to be cola connoisseurs can be fooled by the subtle differences in taste.

Keywords

Add to Cart
Add to Cart is a podcast hosted by Sucin Pock and Kool-Out Vellysoc that explores the deeper layers behind our buying decisions. The podcast features humorous and insightful discussions about consumerism, marketing, and the psychology of shopping.

Zubilee Zoo
Zubilee Zoo was a PBS program that featured grown-up actors playing animals with distinct personalities. The show was known for its unique format, which involved the actors interacting on a white stage with little pieces of the set that would come out from time to time. The show was popular among children and adults alike, and it is still fondly remembered today.

Butcherbox
Butcherbox is a service that delivers high-quality cuts of meat straight to your door. The company offers 100% grass-fed beef, free-range organic chicken, and wild-caught seafood, all humanely raised with no added antibiotics or hormones. Butcherbox also offers free shipping on all orders and exclusive member deals.

Electric E-Bikes
Electric E-Bikes is a company that sells electric bikes. The company offers a variety of models built for riders of all abilities, and their bikes are known for their long range and unbeatable performance. Electric E-Bikes are the number one selling e-bikes in the nation.

Shopify
Shopify is a global commerce platform that helps businesses sell online and in-person. The platform offers a wide range of features and tools, including an e-commerce platform, a point-of-sale system, and marketing tools. Shopify is used by millions of entrepreneurs around the world, and it powers 10% of all e-commerce in the U.S.

Kickoff
Kickoff is a credit building app that helps users build credit safely and easily each month. The app offers monthly plans for as low as $5, and it does not require a credit check. Kickoff is the number one credit building app out there, and it has over 100,000 positive reviews on the app store.

Pepsi Challenge
The Pepsi Challenge is a blind taste test where participants are asked to identify Coke and Pepsi, and then to choose their favorite. The challenge is often used in advertising to promote Pepsi as a superior cola. The challenge has been the subject of much debate, with some arguing that it is rigged in favor of Pepsi, while others maintain that it is a fair and accurate test.

Boilins King Cola
Boilins King Cola is a brand of cola that is popular in some parts of the United States. The cola is known for its sweet and slightly tart flavor. It is often compared to Coke and Pepsi, but it has a more unique flavor profile. The brand is owned by the Boilins Bottling Company, which is based in the United States.

Fentamin's Curiosity
Fentamin's Curiosity is a brand of cola that is known for its unique and slightly strange flavor. The cola is often described as being sweet, tart, and slightly spicy. It is not as widely available as Coke and Pepsi, but it has a cult following among those who enjoy its unusual flavor. The brand is owned by the Fentamin Bottling Company, which is based in the United States.

The Deep Dive
The Deep Dive is a podcast hosted by Joondane Raphael and Jessica St. Clair. The podcast features hilarious and heartfelt conversations about life, love, and everything in between. The hosts discuss topics such as motherhood, family, grief, loss, and nails.

Q&A

  • What is Add to Cart?

    Add to Cart is a podcast hosted by Sucin Pock and Kool-Out Vellysoc that explores the deeper layers behind our buying decisions. The podcast features humorous and insightful discussions about consumerism, marketing, and the psychology of shopping.

  • What is Zubilee Zoo?

    Zubilee Zoo was a PBS program that featured grown-up actors playing animals with distinct personalities. The show was known for its unique format, which involved the actors interacting on a white stage with little pieces of the set that would come out from time to time. The show was popular among children and adults alike, and it is still fondly remembered today.

  • What is Butcherbox?

    Butcherbox is a service that delivers high-quality cuts of meat straight to your door. The company offers 100% grass-fed beef, free-range organic chicken, and wild-caught seafood, all humanely raised with no added antibiotics or hormones. Butcherbox also offers free shipping on all orders and exclusive member deals.

  • What is Electric E-Bikes?

    Electric E-Bikes is a company that sells electric bikes. The company offers a variety of models built for riders of all abilities, and their bikes are known for their long range and unbeatable performance. Electric E-Bikes are the number one selling e-bikes in the nation.

  • What is Shopify?

    Shopify is a global commerce platform that helps businesses sell online and in-person. The platform offers a wide range of features and tools, including an e-commerce platform, a point-of-sale system, and marketing tools. Shopify is used by millions of entrepreneurs around the world, and it powers 10% of all e-commerce in the U.S.

  • What is Kickoff?

    Kickoff is a credit building app that helps users build credit safely and easily each month. The app offers monthly plans for as low as $5, and it does not require a credit check. Kickoff is the number one credit building app out there, and it has over 100,000 positive reviews on the app store.

  • What is the Pepsi Challenge?

    The Pepsi Challenge is a blind taste test where participants are asked to identify Coke and Pepsi, and then to choose their favorite. The challenge is often used in advertising to promote Pepsi as a superior cola. The challenge has been the subject of much debate, with some arguing that it is rigged in favor of Pepsi, while others maintain that it is a fair and accurate test.

  • What is Boilins King Cola?

    Boilins King Cola is a brand of cola that is popular in some parts of the United States. The cola is known for its sweet and slightly tart flavor. It is often compared to Coke and Pepsi, but it has a more unique flavor profile. The brand is owned by the Boilins Bottling Company, which is based in the United States.

  • What is Fentamin's Curiosity?

    Fentamin's Curiosity is a brand of cola that is known for its unique and slightly strange flavor. The cola is often described as being sweet, tart, and slightly spicy. It is not as widely available as Coke and Pepsi, but it has a cult following among those who enjoy its unusual flavor. The brand is owned by the Fentamin Bottling Company, which is based in the United States.

  • What is The Deep Dive?

    The Deep Dive is a podcast hosted by Joondane Raphael and Jessica St. Clair. The podcast features hilarious and heartfelt conversations about life, love, and everything in between. The hosts discuss topics such as motherhood, family, grief, loss, and nails.

Show Notes

Lauren, Scott, and Paul discuss zombies, very specific music, and NYT games before playing The Pepsi Challenge. Follow us on Instagram @ThreedomUSA. Send Threetures and emails to threedomusa@gmail.com. Leave us a voicemail asking us a question at hagclaims8.com.


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