We make some references to ASMR, which stands for Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response (sometimes Auto Sensory Meridian Response). It’s not always, or maybe not even usually, a sex thing.
Kink-shaming is something Phil's always trying not to do.
“Asparagus Tarzan”(Spargeltarzan) is a German slang term of endearment / insult equivalent to “stringbean” or “beanpole” in English. Here's some etymology. The name comes from a description of famous skinny German footballer, Hans Bongartz.
“Friends in Low Places” was written by Dewayne Blackwell and Earl Bud Lee. As expected, there’s nothing on the internet saying that either of them didn’t spend all their songwriting proceeds on taking their family to the movies.
Below are the Top Ten and Bottom Top items on List of Every Damn Thing as of this episode (for the complete up-to-date list, go here):
Dolly Parton - person
interspecies animal friends - idea
sex - idea
Clement Street in San Francisco - location
Prince - person
It’s-It - food
Cher - person
Pee-Wee Herman - fictional character
Donald Duck - fictional character
Hank Williams - person
161. Jenny McCarthy - person 162. Jon Voight - person 163. Hank Williams, Jr - person 164. British Royal Family - institution 165. Steven Seagal - person 166. McRib - food 167. war - idea 168. cigarettes - drug 169. QAnon - idea 170. transphobia - idea
Theme song by Jade Puget. Graphic design by Jason Mann. This episode was edited by Jake MacLachlan, with audio help from Luke Janela. Show notes by Jake MacLachlan, Phil Green & Jason Marmor.