Rank #1: Crunchy Take 28: Jinsoo Park
During the time of this recording, Jinsoo Park (a friend of mine from high school) found himself stuck in Thailand's mandated 14-day quarantine. As one of the cohosts of the "Thoughts and Prayers" podcast, Jinsoo has so much to share! So aside from details of how the actual quarantine process went for him, come in and listen to his stories! Find out why he's moving back to Thailand and so much more.
Jan 02 2021
Rank #2: Crunchy Take 27: MMAgasm (256 and other things)
Lots going on in the mma world. Who better to discuss it with...
Dec 10 2020
Rank #3: Crunchy Take 26 - Ben Talbot
Football is a cultural phenomenon that unites the world at a passionate frequency no other sport/event can compare. Indeed in many countries football goes beyond just the casual sensation of sports fandom, rather, it acts as a force that permeates through to the heart of culture itself.
As the host of the "Part Time Football" podcast (found on all streaming platforms) working out of Exeter, England, Ben Talbot shares his insight on the various aspects that make football the most popular sport in the world.
5:30 - International backgrounds/cultures
27:30 - Football talk begins
Nov 11 2020
Rank #4: Crunchy take 25: Rob Oller
Rob Oller is primarily a columnist for the Columbus Dispatch. As a sports writer with over 25 years in the industry, Oller has been in the press conferences, locker rooms and press boxes of some of the most significant athletic events in the past two decades. Come and listen to his stories! Follow:
0:00 - Intro 2:35 - Life and work during Covid 19 7:30 - Getting into press boxes and locker rooms 19:20 - Differences between college and pro 29:25 - Finding your voice as a writer/journalist 37:05 - Writing in intense/entertaining environments 40:59 - Memorable moments, the atmosphere of live sports 28:58 - Ohio sports, thoughts on Michael Jordan and The Last Dance 55:15 - The mystery/reality of elite-level athletes 1:11:15 - Being a fan of your job
Oct 28 2020
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Rank #5: Crunchy Take 24: UFC 254 (and some spooky movies at the end)
We mostly ramble about the fight word, and for whatever reason Eric asked me about scary movies at the end. Fun time, should be a great night of fights!
Oct 23 2020
Rank #6: Crunchy Take 23: Lebron's 4th, Lakers' 17th- Initial reaction
Lebron won one for LA LA land. Come hear my late night thoughts and knee-jerk reactions. So much more to digest, but this one's fresh.
Oct 12 2020
Rank #7: Crunchy Take 22: Laura Mumme
Laura Mumme is a registered nurse who currently serves at Community Hospital East. She has over 5 years of field experience after graduating from Liberty University's Nursing Program. This year has seen many hardships for people in all fields, and Laura has been at the forefront of these struggles, helping patients with covid-19 and so much more. Come and listen as we hear about her story and experiences in the field, how she overcomes immensely difficult hurdles, and how she is able to weather the storm every single week.
Oct 02 2020
Rank #8: Crunchy Take 21: NBA Finals optics and UFC 253 reaction
7:00 - NBA talk
01:17:15 - UFC
Oct 01 2020
Rank #9: Crunchy take 20: Let's talk movies
1:30 - Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
7:15 - The Dark Knight
25:30 - Interstellar
38:26 - Blade Runner (1982)
46:20 - Toy Story 2
59:35 - Spirited Away
Sep 25 2020
Rank #10: Crunchy Take 19: Big men are back, The Clippers Conundrum
01:16 - The Clippers Conundrum
36:56 - Miami vs. Boston
47:22 - Lakers vs. Denver
Sep 22 2020