Category Archives: Episode Release

Episode 18 – A Trading Card Set that’s Fit for Wisconsin



On this episode, we have a special guest in da house! Greg from Wisconsin joins us to give us his insight on the awesomely gruesome, but somehow delightful trading cards: The Garbage Pail Kids. Limits will be tested as we learn Adam’s safe word. Paul mentions the worst image he can’t help but laugh at, Brian speculates on the impact of an atom bomb exploding in your head, all while Greg tries to keep us honest.


Episode 17 – Slingshots, First Beers, and Geeks



This week the gang takes a trip back to high school in an Adam-led discussion on the cancelled-before-its-time television show: Freaks and Geeks. Paul recounts a simpler time of water balloon slingshots and Halloween mischief, while Brian struggles to hold the show on rails.


Episode 16.5 – Bloopers, Found Footage, and Wombats



Changing it up this week on Dating Ourselves, while Paul travels for work, Brian and Adam have dipped deep into the archive to create something special. Using a mix of found footage of our greatest hits and misses, the guys have composed a very special blooper episode!


Episode 16 – Ho Ho ThunderCats!



Dating Ourselves is on the move and the guys are loose! This week Paul is finally allowed to unleash ThunderCats Ho! The animated television series. Brian will point out how ThunderCats tagentially relates to a King Kong movie that only 4 people have seen and Adam will shock all with the stunning revelation he has never watched ThunderCats!


Episode 15 – Where in our Childhood was Carmen Sandiego?



Hold onto your fedoras, gumshoes! Today’s caper is brought to us by Dating Ourselves. On this episode, Brian leads us down memory lane with a discussion of the PBS game show Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego. Adam tries to remember his Spanish in the quest for the missing letter N, While Paul recounts the greatest squirrel story ever told while operating the Hopper.


Episode 14 – Wetsuits & Fat Americans



On this episode, slap on the wetsuit and come on down to Dolphin Park as the gang discusses the classic Nintendo 64 game Wave Race 64. The only video game to feature an American character whose description lists “poor handling, grip, and acceleration due to his weight; is recommended for advanced players.”


Episode 13 – Go Home, Simon. You’re Drunk!



This week on Dating Ourselves, round two of our new format. Brian invents new drinking games to please the liver involving the 80/90s memorization game Simon. Paul debates a world record attempt of playing Sweet Home Alabama on non instruments. All this while Adam takes an opportunity to switch roles and guide the hopper for a change.


Episode 12 – Is Smash Mouth still alive?



The gang is back on track after hiatus, exploring one of the essential bands of the 90s: Smash Mouth, trying to solve the great mysteries in life. Is Smash Mouth considered Rock, Pop, Alternative, or Ska? What is the cover-to-original ratio? What do Steve Harwell and Ron Jeremy have in common? The world may never know… or you can listen to this week’s episode!


Episode 11 – Weird About Al



Today, the fellas embark on an epic quest to the land of nostalgia. Paul shares that he has a shrine in his home dedicated to Bruce Campbell. Adam reminisces on Galaga, Lamb Chop, foreign heads of state, and Dolly the Sheep. And Brian is essentially just being Weird about Al Yankovic.

-For some general housekeeping, Dating Ourselves will be taking a brief break for the month of March. The guys will still be posting content on www.datingourselvespodcast.com, and on their various social media pages, so please be checking there, and we look forward to sharing Episode 12 upon our return April 5. Remember: if you’re too old for SnapChat, and too young for Life Alert, then you’ve just been dated!


Episode 10 – Death Metal & Hogwarts, a love story.



In Today’s adventure Brian demonstrates the perfect toy to annoy parents and siblings, the YakBak. Paul debates on entering the world of eSports with Super Smash Bros. And finally our special guest host Neva leads us to a land of wizardry and mystery in a discussion on Harry Potter with a hint of death metal.