This week we talk to one of our friends and musical favorites, singer/songwriter Derek Webb. Derek's new album, I Was Wrong, I'm Sorry and I Love You, just came out, and if you haven't heard it yet, you can stream it right now over at The Drop (and then you should go buy it). We also go inside the brand new issue of RELEVANT, featuring Joel Houston of Hillsong United, Steve Carell, Gungor, Over the Rhine and so much more. Plus, the crew gets an education on Larping, the most popular Yahoo question searches and the upcoming cast of Dancing With the Stars. Note: these are not topics to bring up on a first date.
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Hear the full interview with Derek Webb
Notable Jokes & Runs
2:58 - Jokes about Derek Webb's new album title, and burning CDs on Dell computers. Tyler talks about telling Webb's publicist that he loves her.
6:48 - Eddie and Calvin talk about their bad experiences with first grade teachers. Calvin claims he has gender issues. #firstgradeeddie
9:28 - Jesse's attempt to discuss fantasy football derails into a discussion about LARPing (live action role playing).
13:34 - Tyler talks about a picnic date in high school, for which he made a salad from garden vegetables, which was ruined by LARPers.
19:32 - Chad talks about interviewing Rebecca St. James a while back, when he had a crush on her.
Notable Guest Moments
37:28 - Introduction to Derek Webb.
Other Notable Moments
23:05 - Jesse's slice about questions millennials ask on search engines that they're afraid to ask in real life.
27:22 - Eddie's slice on Google's Project M&M, studying how much candy employees are eating. A sort of mini-episode of Candy Talk, really.
32:48 - Tyler's slice about a giant crocodile that held a kayaker hostage in Australia.
51:38 - Overview of the new issue of Relevant. Joel Huston of Hillsong United, Steve Carrell, Alan Chambers, Over the Rhine, cynical Christians, overused Christian phrases, breaking addiction, Duck Dynasty.
64:06 - Feedback to Question of the Week: "What word would you like added to the dictionary?"
67:13 - @damonridesbikes turns the cast members' names into nouns and verbs for use in conversation.
71:17 - The group talks about the new Dancing with the Stars lineup.
78:50 Outro: "You could spend an afternoon watching LARPing videos on Youtube. I know from experience, dude." - Jesse
Question of the Week
What would your Dancing With the Stars dream lineup be?
The lineup for the new season of Dancing With the Stars has been revealed (Snooki anyone??). So naturally it made us want to ask you, what would your Dancing With the Stars dream lineup be?
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