#89: Your Art Sucks!

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Cheri is going out for a night of karaoke and Rick wants to crash the party and video it. Rick shares a couple of documentaries he has recently watched, including one he considers to be one of the best. Rick wants to know how to handle it when a friend wants you to see their art but their art really sucks. Cheri overdoes the Dad Jokes. Rick plans a secret romantic trip. Our Live Beer Review is Sour Monkey by Victory.Hope you are enjoying your Labor Day vacation!

#88 – Quaid Of The Rings

Cheri offered to buy a T-shirt for any listener who would catalogue our entire Live Beer Review ratings and a listener did just that. Thanks to Aaron “Jax” Jackson for digging through hours of archives to help us keep up with all of our beers! You can find the list on our website here. Rick has a dream about a mean Dennis Quaid and Cheri shares a strange one of her own. Rick offers to interpret listeners’ dreams (You should take him up on that). Cheri has a panic attack about friendship, security and self care. Rick offers a perspective on how to get through the darkness of depression and doubt. The Live Beer Review this week is Quest Brewing Company’s Smoking Mirror Smoked Porter.

#87: It’s Impossible!

After months of rumors, Burger King finally adds the Impossible Burger to it’s menu and Cheri and Rick are quick to try it out and give it a review. Can a plant-based burger be as good as an animal-based burger? Listen and learn. Rick wants to know which of the iconic Halloween monsters would be the worst if it really exist. What do you think? We check out some listener mail and our Live Beer Review is 3 Philosophers Belgian from Ommegang Brewery.

#86: Country Hell

Sorry for the delay but sometimes sickness strikes! Rick realizes that they have hardly discussed country music even though they have discussed other genres of music in depth. So here it is. Rick invents a country music game called “Country Hell.” Cheri wonders what the hell is going on with Country Music. Rick makes a list of the top Country songs of all time. Meanwhile, his wife destroys their house. Our live beer review this week is Arches’ Southern Bel.

#85: Eighty Five

It’s episode 85 which makes This Epic Disaster our longest running Podcast! We celebrate by telling you interesting things that happened in the year 1985. For some reason. Rick goes to Texas and almost doesn’t make it back. He also discovers Texas is the least vegetarian friendly place in the world. Cheri tells of growing up isolated in Minnesota. Rick has a dream that he hopes Cheri might give him insight on. Our Live Beer Review is Dragon’s Milk White by New Holland Brewing.

#84: Birthday!

It’s the week of Cheri’s Birthday and Rick dedicates the entire show to her. Sorta. So, if you could have any present in the world, what would you want? Where would you want to spend your birthday if you could spend it anywhere? Who would you invite? We celebrate that this episode ties This Epic Disaster for our longest running podcast! Our Live Beer Review (Birthday Version) checks out Monday Night Brewing’s Slushee Fund Cherry Lime Gose.

#83: Jeff Goldblum’s Parts

A new Tennessee law that bans people from performing marriages if they were ordained online. Should a state be allowed to make this decision? Rick wonders if his wife is planning a polyamorous relationship with Jeff Goldblum and Johnny Depp. Driving while pulling a trailer shouldn’t be a big deal, so why is Rick so concerned about doing it? We try to help people find their crushes with some Missed Connections. Our Live Beer Review (which Cheri believes we may have reviewed before) is Bibo by Creature Comforts.

#82: This Bites

Rick brings a much needed present to Cheri to help her deal with one of her big fears. Rick visits the Grant Park Market in Atlanta and has nothing but praises. Cheri gets a dog bite and researches what to do when bitten. Rick wants to know what changes in a relationship would most affect your relationship for the worse. Our Live Beer Review finds us climbing Southbound Brewing Company’s Mountain Jam.

#81: Gin Cocktails

Cheri and Rick celebrate Independence Day with some gin cocktails and, I guess everyone can tell. Cheri make a guest appearance on the Earth Station Who Podcast #219. Tune in and give it a listen! Cheri has new dreams that she needs Rick to interpret. Rick realizes in the middle of the show that it is 10 years to the day that Rick and Cheri first met. Cheri is obsessed with Harry Potter Wizards Unite game. Our Live Beer Review is Scofflaw Brewing Company’s FXXX Pollen.