Surprisingly Awesome

Lots of things in the world seem ordinary. But when you dig deeper, it turns out, they’re fascinating. Surprisingly Awesome tells those stories.

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#13 Insults

May 17, 2016

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Show Notes

Yo mama so fat we did a whole podcast about her.

The Facts

Surprisingly Awesome’s theme music is “How We Do” by Nicholas Britell. Our ad music is by Build Buildings. Zac Schmidt and Austin Thompson mixed the episode.This episode was edited by Annie-Rose Strasser, and produced by Rachel Ward and Kalila Holt.   Isabel Angell, Jacob Cruz, James Green, Katie Klocksin and Tarek Fouda provided production assistance.

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Jerome Neu's book is Sticks and Stones: The Philosophy of Insults.
Tameka Bradley Hobbs' book is Democracy Abroad, Lynching at Home: Racial Violence in Florida.