In Cast of Dads episode #25 titled “The Russians Are Coming“, we just couldn’t stop talking. Our podcast is pretty loosely structured, frequently we have only 1-2 topics that we plan to talk about ahead of time, but some days we just go without any planning whatsoever and just see what directions the subjects take us.
I had just returned from back-to-back weekends of camping WITHOUT technology (gasp, that’s right). It was actually a good experience for me to detach from all of the tech that influences my life and reconnect with my family, friends and nature (I’m not THAT detached though…I don’t think). However, I had to make sure that I made a statement about “tech” while I was camping so this was the uniform I wore on both camping trips:
With thunderstorms looming on DaddyBrad’s horizon, me having experienced an small earthquake in San Francisco, and a lot of discussion about movies (isn’t the summer when you catch up on them?), we definitely had a lot of fun meandering through a variety of topics!
Here is where the discussion flowed in Episode 25:
- Big thunderstorms in Texas
- Mr. Boom Boom & his flashlight
- Family Secrets
- St. Patrick’s Day
- Finding out about Santa and The Tooth Fairy
- Earthquake Weather
- Russian Attack Drills as kids
- Russian Spy Ring Busted
- “Watch out for the Germans!”
- Russian warship docks in California
- A tweet from the Russian President
- Spies Like Us
- The darkness of Toy Story 3
- Is the Karate Kid’s famous crane kick a real move?
- Grown Ups
- Why Noggin should carry sports
- Dead time of year for sports
- Old Sports Stadium Charm
- Yankees Suck
- Dad’s enthusiasm forcing kids to what we want?
- Sporting Equipment Costs
- Streaking Teams?
- Plan With Sass
- Social Bullying
- Buying kid’s names as domains
- Go Daddy
- Domain Squatting
If you have questions or ideas for topics that you would like us to cover (remember, between all of us we have 13 children ranging from newborns to young adults), just send us an email to [email protected] or tweet us at @CastofDads! Also, our podcast listener base is growing! If you are interested in sponsoring our podcast for an episode or a month, be sure to contact us!
Cast of Dads is a group of podcasting and blogging dads who gather to gab about fatherhood. The cast of dads includes C.C. Chapman , Jeffrey Sass , Max Kalehoff , Michael Sheehan , and Brad Powell, who collectively represent 13 kids from the youngest of babies to full grown adults. Each of them brings a unique perspective to being a father.
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