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Show 289 - "Verbal Hiding"

Show 289 - "Verbal Hiding"

Update: 2024-05-30
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The Morning Shush podcast kicks off with a discussion about the news of the day, including World Parrot Day, World No Tobacco Day, and the announcement of Bronny James entering the NBA draft. The hosts then engage in a fun game where they call people on their phones and see if they answer. The first round sees Jordan calling his dad, who doesn't answer, resulting in Jordan losing his per diems for the upcoming trip to New York. The hosts then discuss the concept of per diems and how they are a Godsend when traveling overseas. The episode concludes with a segment where the hosts share their unpopular opinions, with Jordan expressing his lack of interest in Taylor Swift's music and TikTok. Mark, however, feels that Jordan's opinion was not received well and apologizes for his reaction. The hosts then discuss the rise of anime and how it has become more mainstream, with Mark expressing his preference for live-action adaptations of anime. The episode ends with a discussion about the popularity of Crocs and how they have become a staple part of the human experience.

Outlines

00:00:00
Morning Shush Intro

This Chapter begins with the hosts introducing the show and discussing the news of the day, including World Parrot Day, World No Tobacco Day, and the announcement of Bronny James entering the NBA draft.

00:21:10
Phone Call Game

This Chapter features a fun game where the hosts call people on their phones and see if they answer. The first round sees Jordan calling his dad, who doesn't answer, resulting in Jordan losing his per diems for the upcoming trip to New York.

00:34:02
Per Diems and Travel

This Chapter delves into the concept of per diems and how they are a Godsend when traveling overseas. The hosts discuss the legal requirements for companies to provide per diems to employees traveling abroad.

00:37:22
Unpopular Opinions

This Chapter concludes with a segment where the hosts share their unpopular opinions, with Jordan expressing his lack of interest in Taylor Swift's music and TikTok. Mark, however, feels that Jordan's opinion was not received well and apologizes for his reaction.

00:39:05
Anime and Crocs

This Chapter delves into the rise of anime and how it has become more mainstream, with Mark expressing his preference for live-action adaptations of anime. The hosts then discuss the popularity of Crocs and how they have become a staple part of the human experience.

Keywords

Morning Shush
A podcast hosted by three friends who discuss various topics, including news, current events, and personal experiences. The podcast is known for its lighthearted and humorous tone.

Bronny James
The son of NBA legend LeBron James, Bronny James is a basketball player who has declared for the 2023 NBA draft. He is considered a highly-touted prospect and is expected to be selected in the first round.

Per Diem
A daily allowance paid to employees for expenses incurred while traveling for work. Per diems are typically used to cover costs such as meals, lodging, and transportation.

Taylor Swift
An American singer-songwriter who is one of the best-selling music artists of all time. Swift is known for her pop and country music, as well as her songwriting abilities.

TikTok
A social media platform where users create and share short videos. TikTok is known for its viral content and its popularity among younger generations.

Anime
A style of animation originating in Japan, known for its distinctive visual style, often featuring fantastical stories and characters. Anime has gained global popularity and has become a major part of popular culture.

Crocs
A brand of footwear known for its distinctive clog design. Crocs have become a popular choice for casual wear, and have gained a cult following for their comfort and versatility.

Jandal
A type of sandal, also known as a flip-flop or thong, commonly worn in Australia and New Zealand. Jandals are typically made of rubber or plastic and are popular for their simplicity and comfort.

Q&A

  • What is the main topic of discussion in this episode of the Morning Shush podcast?

    The hosts discuss the news of the day, including World Parrot Day, World No Tobacco Day, and the announcement of Bronny James entering the NBA draft. They then play a fun game where they call people on their phones and see if they answer, and finally share their unpopular opinions, with Jordan expressing his lack of interest in Taylor Swift's music and TikTok, and Mark apologizing for his reaction to Jordan's opinion.

  • What is the 'Phone Call Game' that the hosts play in this episode?

    The hosts call people on their phones and see if they answer. If the person answers on the first ring, the caller is out. If they don't answer on the first ring, the caller has a second chance to call. If they still don't answer, the caller loses their per diems for the upcoming trip to New York.

  • What are per diems and why are they important?

    Per diems are daily allowances paid to employees for expenses incurred while traveling for work. They are important because they help cover costs such as meals, lodging, and transportation, making it easier for employees to travel without having to spend their own money.

  • What is Jordan's unpopular opinion in this episode?

    Jordan expresses his lack of interest in Taylor Swift's music and TikTok.

  • Who does Jordan call in the Phone Call Game?

    Jordan calls his dad.

  • What happens to Jordan in the Phone Call Game?

    Jordan loses his per diems for the upcoming trip to New York because his dad doesn't answer his call.

  • What is the significance of Bronny James entering the NBA draft?

    Bronny James is the son of NBA legend LeBron James, and his entry into the draft is a major event in the basketball world. It is also notable because it could potentially lead to LeBron and Bronny playing together in the NBA.

  • What is the purpose of the 'Unpopular Opinions' segment?

    The 'Unpopular Opinions' segment allows the hosts to share their personal opinions on various topics, even if those opinions are not widely shared. This segment is intended to be lighthearted and humorous, and it encourages listeners to share their own opinions in the comments.

  • Why does Mark apologize to Jordan?

    Mark apologizes to Jordan because he feels that his reaction to Jordan's unpopular opinion about Taylor Swift was not appropriate and made Jordan feel uncomfortable.

  • What is Mark's opinion on anime?

    Mark prefers live-action adaptations of anime, believing that they have brought anime to a whole new level.

Show Notes

Lets Gedit Gedit Friday!

Final show for the week Shifters!! How has Marc got ahold of Andrew Johns number?... What are something that are popular but you have no interest at all in?... The boys play a game to see who loses their money for the trip to the states, and once again Happy Samoan Language Week! Toe feiloa'i i le vaiaso fou!


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Show 289 - "Verbal Hiding"

Show 289 - "Verbal Hiding"

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