Episode #5×06: Speed Finds A Way

  • Worried about the looming (potential) sequel to the government shutdown? Listen to the newest #Millennial instead!  
  • Andrew has an important day ruined by a food delivery driver, Laura is at war with her HOA, and Pam recaps the Grammys.  
  • Preemptive RIP to Elizabeth Warren’s 2020 bid for President. We hardly knew ye.  
  • Listener Nicki joins us to talk job hunting and what she looks for when hiring candidates.  Be sure to check out her fiancé’s art!
  • Nicki reveals she landed her current job through the #Millennial Facebook group! Andrew wants one of y’all to give him a job pls.  
  • The Confessional is back with a familiar topic: guns.  
  • We’ve certainly never had a friend like… Will Smith’s Genie in the upcoming, live action Aladdin. #nightmarefuel  
  • Is Waze making it easier to get out of speeding tickets and DUI stops? Yes. Do we want them to stop? :grimacing:  
  • AP Choice is back, with one question about a dystopian video game and another about our dystopian country.  
  • This week’s episode is sponsored by Policy Genius (https://www.policygenius.com/), Audible (https://www.audible.com/mill for a 30-day free trial), and Harry’s (https://www.harrys.com/mill for the $13 value trial set). Support #Millennial by supporting our sponsors!
And in this week’s installment of After Dark:
  • A third of Americans say it’s okay to wear blackface as part of a Halloween costume, according to the Pew Research Center.  
  • Given that a majority of Americans don’t think this is okay, how is it that someone always manages to fuck this up every Halloween?  
  • Is it ever okay to wear traditional clothing of a culture or country you have no connection to? Pam and Nicki sound off.  
  • Do we still think Ralph Northam should resign?

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