TIM RYDER and REBECCA HANSON sail into PopFury Harbor bearing conversational cargo. We talk about concert experiences, Masters of Sex, sex ed, Ashley Madison, the Berenstain Bears and Star Wars.
1:30 Spoiler: they just celebrated their 6th anniversary. Rebecca is unsure exactly when it was.
4:45 Tim got Rebecca a ticket to see the Grateful Dead, but didn’t go with her. She describes the allure of Grateful Dead and Phish concerts.
“…any song I could either play on actual guitar or Guitar Hero, I would enjoy.”
11:30 They share their best and worst concert-going experiences.
18:10 Rebecca is older than Tim. Sammy shares the sweet wedding anniversary tradition of a long-married couple.
“You recoiled from that as if a snake had leapt from the screen!”
24:10 Tim and Rebecca enjoy Masters of Sex. Sammy asks about their sex ed experiences.
32:10 The executive director of the Louisiana GOP claims his Ashley Madison account was for “opposition research.”
35:45 Sammy asks if Tim or Rebecca had an archnemesis.
“I don’t want to get too political on this but I think the Second Amendment should only apply to swords.”
39:00 Two teens tried robbing a store with knives—but the store owner drew a sword.
42:15 Tim used to be a lifeguard at a water park. Rebecca was a telemarketer.
“It’s basically like you’re riding a toilet. It’s like you’re a turd.”
48:00 Rebecca talks about her time as a Berenstain Bears at a “museum park.”
54:45 A NY State Senator wants to ban both male and female toplessness.
57:50 Rebecca and Tim are beyond hyped for the new Star Wars. Rebecca reveals her childhood Star Wars fantasy.
“It’s time for us as a country to be able to be proud of Star Wars again.”