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June19th

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Elizabeth Laime interviewed on Pop My Culture podcast

Elizabeth Laime (host of the Totally Laime Podcast) joins Cole and Vanessa to chat about Oprah, Prometheus, 200-lb. tumors, The Guinness Books of World Records, Lindsay Lohan’s fender bender, the Golden Girls, My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding, TLC, the Earwolf podcasting competition, the man with the longest nails, “what really frosts my cookie,” Moonrise Kingdom, and inappropriate lady part nicknames.

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Elizabeth Laime and hosts Cole Stratton and Vanessa Ragland

9 Comments

  • Comment by corinne — June 19, 2012 @ 3:11 pm

    Well that went some weird places!

    The documentary that sort of got me the most riled was The Art of the Steal. It really frustrated me. Kind of vaguely remember finding Devil’s Playground pretty amusing at the time, in a “better you than me” sorta way…

  • Comment by Rob S. — June 19, 2012 @ 4:17 pm

    Sandwiches You Will Like” It is about what it sounds like. That guy that played Wolfgang also was in the movie Parenthood.

  • Comment by Jesse R. — June 19, 2012 @ 10:07 pm

    Bowling for Columbine because I was a 14-year-old entering high school. Or “Meet Your Meat” for obvious reasons.

  • Comment by Learnl Jones — June 19, 2012 @ 10:29 pm

    Being a big time wrestling fan, my pick is “Beyond The Mat”. Seeing Jake The Snake Roberts story broke my heart.

  • Comment by Ryan H. — June 20, 2012 @ 10:08 am

    Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey. I randomly picked it up in the mid 90s at my video rental, because I knew that theremins were the creepy instrument used in old sci-fi movies. The story of the guy that invented it ended up making me cry like a child.

  • Comment by Brett D. — June 20, 2012 @ 3:55 pm

    The Jamie Kennedy doc. Heckler. This one stuck with me because I was a fan of many of the people interviewed, and it was interesting to hear them speak on this subject.

  • Comment by Terence — June 20, 2012 @ 4:46 pm

    The Pixar Story. I’ve always been huge fan of cartoons/animation, so it didn’t take me long to become a fan of Pixar Studios and the movies they would bring our way. Not only did they have quality animation styles, these movies invoked heartfelt emotions that many other animated movies rarely seem to do, and that to me was amazing.

    The documentary was just so awesome and inspiring to watch. Pixar began as a dream and evolved into so much more. It was also very insightful to see Steve Jobs’ involvement in helping build Pixar into what it is today. Would definitely recommend anyone to watch it!

  • Comment by Luke B — June 21, 2012 @ 4:30 pm

    “My Awesome Pussy” screenplay by Elizabeth Laime, soundtrack by Meg Myers and Psychic Andy, Produced by HARPO studio’s branch “LIQUID CHOCOLATE” That and “The Times of Harvey Milk”

  • Comment by jackson — June 30, 2012 @ 7:17 am

    Hoop Dreams, saw it when i was 11 (4 years after it first came out) really changed how i thought of potential star athletes in all sports. Showed the struggles they went through, and showed how, even if you were really good at the prep level it was so unlikely for you to make it professionally.

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