Episode Debriefs

Episode 013: Steve Swanson,
The MuppetCast Part 1

Seriously, who doesn’t love the Muppets?!

I met Steve Swanson, host of The MuppetCast, on a total fluke. We both attended Chris Guillebeau‘s Columbus, Ohio meetup for his new book, The $100 Startup. Chris, a friend, kindly asked me to contribute my thoughts in response to a gentlemen’s question about the state of publishing. Afterward, a few folks came up to me with questions. I presume Steve had a book-related question too. I don’t recall it at all because, amazingly, the subject of podcasts somehow came up. And that was that for the whole book subject. :)

We talked for a good bit about his show and his amazing guests, which have included insiders of the Jim Henson family and original Muppet cast and crew. After attacking him with questions, I shared that I co-hosted a nerdy podcast too. From those embers, this spectacular (if I do say so myself) NerdKicks episode was born!

Today’s password: Kermit
Today’s mission: Check out the Muppetcast and Flipper Media

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Here’s the Todd Snider song Steve mentioned.

About Matt Gartland

Matt is an editor, writer and strategist. He geeks out over world travel, spy thrillers, health and fitness, web startups and storytelling. Part wizard and dark knight, his alter ego is forged with conviction, imagination, compassion and willpower.