WITW Short 15 – No Such Thing As Lazy Tetris

Portia said December 1st, but she doesn’t know what she’s doing. Lockdown, am I right? This week we learn all aboot how tropical storms and diseases are named. We also discuss the origins of “aboot” and receive a quick reminder that AIRBUD IS A GOLDEN RETRIEVER AND WE WILL NEVER MAKE THAT ERROR AGAIN. Phew. Anyway, stay healthy, stay informed, let’s get this bread (and vaccine).

Bonus Episode – Australia with Special Guests Bella Worner-Butcher & Dan Edwards

This was our first guest interview, so we were still working out the kinks (sorry for the audio quality). But we were over the moon to chat with a couple of Carolyn’s Australian pals, Bella and Dan! We learned all about Australian Etymology, marsupials, Captain Cook, and the importance of supporting indigenous individuals.

WITW Short 14 – Omg, Sext!

Portia said December 1st, but she doesn’t know what she’s doing. Lockdown, am I right? This week we learn all aboot how tropical storms and diseases are named. We also discuss the origins of “aboot” and receive a quick reminder that AIRBUD IS A GOLDEN RETRIEVER AND WE WILL NEVER MAKE THAT ERROR AGAIN. Phew. Anyway, stay healthy, stay informed, let’s get this bread (and vaccine).

Bonus Episode – Toasting To 2021!

Portia said December 1st, but she doesn’t know what she’s doing. Lockdown, am I right? This week we learn all aboot how tropical storms and diseases are named. We also discuss the origins of “aboot” and receive a quick reminder that AIRBUD IS A GOLDEN RETRIEVER AND WE WILL NEVER MAKE THAT ERROR AGAIN. Phew. Anyway, stay healthy, stay informed, let’s get this bread (and vaccine).

WITW Short 13 – All Aboot Storms & Disease

Portia said December 1st, but she doesn’t know what she’s doing. Lockdown, am I right? This week we learn all aboot how tropical storms and diseases are named. We also discuss the origins of “aboot” and receive a quick reminder that AIRBUD IS A GOLDEN RETRIEVER AND WE WILL NEVER MAKE THAT ERROR AGAIN. Phew. Anyway, stay healthy, stay informed, let’s get this bread (and vaccine).

WITW Short 12 – EGOT These Sweet Kicks

This week we gush over Lin Manuel Miranda and that’s all you need to know. But really, tune in if you want to hear Portia’s monotone voice and the story behind Adidas. Carolyn will also break down the EGOT acronym and teach you about some spin off’s of the title. We are also on aContinue reading “WITW Short 12 – EGOT These Sweet Kicks”

Bonus Episode: Asian Special – Part II of II

We’re back, baby! And we’re both Asian. It took us a long time to proudly own that though. This two-part series covers topics like Asian identity, our favorite foods, and childhood memories. Sources will be posted on our site. We hope you’re all healthy, wealthy (earn that COVID money!), and thriving. It’s great to beContinue reading “Bonus Episode: Asian Special – Part II of II”

Bonus Episode: Asian Special – Part I of II

We’re back, baby! And we’re both Asian. It took us a long time to proudly own that though. This two-part series covers topics like Asian identity, our favorite foods, and childhood memories. Sources will be posted on our site. We hope you’re all healthy, wealthy (earn that COVID money!), and thriving. It’s great to beContinue reading “Bonus Episode: Asian Special – Part I of II”

WITW Short 11 – Portialyn Liberano

This episode we tell you more about our names, and share some stories from our past. We know this is more of a “for-us, for-you” episode, but we promise there are plenty of interesting facts that aren’t necessarily about us. Please send us embarrassing childhood school photos at whatinthewordpod@gmail.com Check out our Instagram @whatinthewordpod. Listen toContinue reading “WITW Short 11 – Portialyn Liberano”

Episode 11 – The One With The Bad Audio

Portia’s audio is trash (so she says), but our content sure isn’t! Listen if you’d like to learn about the colonial takeover of lacrosse and some slimy, spine-less boiz.  You can catch new episode of What In The Word every Tuesday and listen to us on our website http://www.whatintheword.wordpress.com or find us streaming on AppleContinue reading “Episode 11 – The One With The Bad Audio”

WITW Short 10 – Privileged PJ’s

This week we talk about an absolute toe of a human who vacationed in Mexico with mommy to evade arrest and thinks he’s a Muggletonian overlord (oof). Partially joking. We also discover the true meaning of cat’s pyjamas – ahh the levity! Do you wear or enjoy pyjamas? Namely the PJ sets? Please let usContinue reading “WITW Short 10 – Privileged PJ’s”

Episode 10 – The Fruit & The Friar

Our original file was corrupted. But you know what isn’t? Your soul. When you reach for… a tomato. We try to be religion-neutral here. In this week’s episode, we talk about two beautiful things: ketchup and cathedrals! You can catch new episode of What In The Word every Tuesday and listen to us on ourContinue reading “Episode 10 – The Fruit & The Friar”