Casey and Meesh bounce back and forth between serious current events and sports as they talk about the most recent school shooting, the Olympics, Marvel's newest movie release (Black Panther), and several positive shout-outs.
After some quick discussions about an upcoming Deadspin article and how to behave at the gym, Casey and Meesh delve into their job backgrounds and talk about dream jobs, career paths, and how their ideas of both have changed as they've gotten older.
There's no set topic for this week's episode, which leads to a discussion about the following: The Hawaiian missile alert fiasco, the Steelers loss, Pirates trades, gray hairs, celebrity deaths, bad teeth, wearing socks, The Flash, dieting, and more. There's something for everyone!
Harry Potter is the topic of the week as Casey and Meesh discuss some of their favorite fan theories and their plans for horcruxes as the entire podcast goes off the rails with miscellaneous thoughts.
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Casey and Meesh are inspired by a Lifehacker article titled "Free Your Mind By Having Fewer Useless Opinions", so they talk about useless opinions before transitioning into a discussion about how empathy has changed throughout society over the years. The deeper topics are sandwiched in between the lighter topics of treadmill talk and positive shoutouts!