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The Buzzer Podcast with Sean and JD. A hilarious look into Pop-Culture, Sports, Movies, and entertainment.


“Bronze medalists are the happiest.” | FEAT. Layne Hutcheson (Young Life)
Dec 11 • 74 min
FEAT. Layne Hutcheson (Young Life) STORY OF THE WEEK: 79yo flight attendant fired for allegedly stealing a milk carton. BOLD STRATEGY: Peloton ad controversy. GOOD NEWS: 16yo girl’s invention reduces cancer radiation exposure + 10yo collects pajamas and…
“Is ‘Die Hard’ a Christmas movie?” | FEAT. Eric King (Athlete2Optimize)
Dec 4 • 74 min
FEAT. Eric King (Athlete2Optimize) POP CULTURE: Pete Davidson forces fans to sign $1 million NDA + The FBI once thought It’s a Wonderful Life was communist propaganda. STORY OF THE WEEK: Man accidentally gets high drinking sweet tea from McDonalds. NOT…
“The Tesla ‘Fred Flintstone.’” | FEAT. JP Udenenwu (JP’s Pancake Co.)
Nov 29 • 73 min
FEAT. JP Udenenwu (JP’s Pancake Co.) POP CULTURE: The Tesla Cypertruck + Kanye and Dr. Dre on Jesus is King 2 + Hannah Brown wins Dancing with the Stars. STORY OF THE WEEK: Florida dog drives a car in reverse for an hour. NOT ALL HEROES WEAR CAPES:…
“JD’s last ride.” | FEAT. JD Heathcoat (Co-Founder of The Buzzer)
Nov 20 • 71 min
FEAT. JD Heathcoat (Co-Founder of The Buzzer) POP CULTURE: South Dakota’s anti-drug campaign backfires + Tom Hanks says Mr. Rogers helped his marriage + Celine Dion weighs in on Titanic floating door debate. DUMB FACTS: Stupid random facts you never…
“Better ingredients. Better pizza. The Buzzer.” | FEAT. Jordan Lesmeister (Future Host of The Buzzer?)
Nov 13 • 49 min
FEAT. Jordan Lesmeister (Future Host of The Buzzer?) POP CULTURE: “Okay, boomer” has people triggered + Instagram doing away with “Likes” + Keanu Reeves is dating an age-appropriate woman. STORY OF THE WEEK: Austin, TX couple sets record for oldest living…
“That’s a ‘whoopsie.’” | FEAT. Jason Carroll (Dare to Lead™)
Nov 6 • 78 min
FEAT. Jason Carroll (Dare to Lead™) POP CULTURE: Man bought the last meal from McDonald’s in Iceland 10 years ago and the meal hasn’t aged a day + Ford has a VR Drive-Thru Haunted House. STORY OF THE WEEK: Doctor delivers baby dressed as Heath Ledger’s…
“The poor, poor walrus that ends up with you.” | FEAT. Dr. Abigail Pfiester (Interpersonal Relationships Expert)
Oct 30 • 88 min
FEAT. Dr. Abigail Pfiester (Interpersonal Relationships Expert) POP CULTURE: Study shows that people with dogs live longer + Lyft is giving free rides for people interviewing for jobs + Study shows kids who play with dinosaurs are smarter. STORY OF THE…
“I brought an old guy on the show. Is that okay?” | FEAT. Britt Knighton (Camp Gladiator)
Oct 23 • 72 min
FEAT. Britt Knighton (Camp Gladiator) POP CULTURE: First all-female spacewalk + 2024 Paris Olympics empowering women + Kanye West really has found Jesus. STORY OF THE WEEK: College professor sells Biblical artifacts to Hobby Lobby. NOT ALL HEROES WEAR…
“[You can’t loiter in a Wendy’s] parking lot for 18 hours straight.” | FEAT. Christine Lozano (Barely Blonde)
Oct 16 • 74 min
FEAT. Christine Lozano (Barely Blonde) POP CULTURE: Jimmy Fallon/The Tonight Show is coming to The University of Texas with Professor Matthew McConaughey + Simone Biles ties world record for medals. STORY OF THE WEEK: Woman in a search party looking for…
“I am seemingly normal [and] from Florida.” | FEAT. Ali Mudano
Oct 9 • 68 min
FEAT. Ali Mudano POP CULTURE: Whiskey Flavored Tide Pods + South Park stands up to China because the NBA won’t. STORY OF THE WEEK: Chip and Joanna Gaines are building a hotel in downtown Waco. GOOD NEWS: Husband buys billboards to show love to his wife +…
“Running from a T-Rex, in high heels.” | FEAT. Celeste Castillo (305 Fitness)
Oct 2 • 58 min
FEAT. Celeste Castillo (305 Fitness) POP CULTURE: Jennifer Lopez and Shakira to perform during the Super Bowl Halftime Show + You can now avoid babies on airplanes + Kanye West is no longer making secular music. STORY OF THE WEEK: Man has his cat as the…
“I fall asleep to Michael Scott’s voice.” | FEAT. Taylor Stearns (Singer/Songwriter)
Sep 24 • 71 min
FEAT. Taylor Stearns (Singer/Songwriter) POP CULTURE: Storm Area 51 Event flops + Disney has a hotline that your kids can call before bedtime + Kanye West and Kenny G are collaborating. STORY OF THE WEEK: Man pays a clown to support him during his…
“‘The Bachelorette Featuring Dwayne “The Rock”Johnson’” | FEAT. Joey Kelly (Camp Gladiator)
Sep 18 • 68 min
FEAT. Joey Kelly (Camp Gladiator)POP CULTURE: Hasbro’s Ms. Monopoly + Pro Chess Players can burn 6,000 calories a day + Kanye’s new gospel album.STORY OF THE WEEK: Penguins break into a sushi food truck.GOOD NEWS: Bullied boy gifted clothes by new friends…
“Time is a flat circle, Nancy Drew.” | FEAT. Moby Hayat (The Fire Show Podcast)
Sep 11 • 62 min
FEAT. Moby Hayat (The Fire Show Podcast)POP CULTURE: Texas forces LSU band to sit in the nosebleeds + Odell Beckham Jr. flexes on everyone with $350k watch.STORY OF THE WEEK: Maid of Honor dresses as T-Rex for sister’s wedding.GOOD NEWS: Little boy…
“Is this the Gucci store?” | FEAT. Avery Logan (Tik Tok)
Sep 4 • 50 min
FEAT. Avery Logan (Tik Tok)POP CULTURE: Chris Jericho loses championship belt in the bathroom of a Longhorn Steakhouse + Kanye, Justin Bieber and Brad Pitt gettin’ down at church.GOOD NEWS: Man reunited with his favorite car decades after selling it to…
“[Taylor Swift] is a traffic violation.” | FEAT. Phoebe Mroczek (Unbecoming Podcast)
Aug 28 • 65 min
FEAT. Phoebe Mroczek (Unbecoming Podcast)POP CULTURE: Starbucks PSL Cold Brew, Apple Cards and their ridiculous cleaning method, and Hunger Games prequel novel.STORY OF THE WEEK: Foo Fighters “rick roll” entire crowd at music festival.MUSIC: Hasbro Toys…
“These things are high, genius-creatures.” | FEAT. Patrick Sims (PartyPeuple.com)
Aug 21 • 68 min
FEAT. Patrick Sims (Party Peuple)POP CULTURE: Popeyes trolling Chick-fil-A + Area 51 Music Festival + Oscar Meyer has a hotdog-ice cream sandwich.STORY OF THE WEEK: Dolphins are getting high eating pufferfish.GOOD NEWS: Taylor Swift + Superintendent uses…
“‘Freaky Quads’ by Disney+!” | FEAT. Sean Chandler (YouTuber and Rotten Tomatoes Critic)
Aug 14 • 84 min
FEAT. Sean Chandler (YouTuber and Rotten Tomatoes Critic)POP CULTURE: Nicholas Cage + Sean Astin + Mike Posner + Kids don’t know what a floppy disc is.STORY OF THE WEEK: MLB is making a real life Field of Dreams.GOOD NEWS: 85yo grandmother sees the ocean…
“Coding with Snoop Dogg.” | FEAT. Clarissa Cardenas (ATX Concert Queen)
Aug 7 • 81 min
FEAT. Clarissa Cardenas (ATX Concert Queen)POP CULTURE: Millenials are lonelier than previous generations. + Mario Kart might help your dating relationship.STORY OF THE WEEK: 23yo pitcher gets signed to the Oakland A’s after video goes viral.GOOD NEWS:…
“I snuck my cat into the Lion King.” | FEAT. Alexis Simón (The Art of Wellness)
Jul 31 • 63 min
FEAT. Alexis Simón (The Art of Wellness)Pop-Culture: Austin’s first sober bar + $15k GIFs.Story of the Week: 16yo wins $3.5 Million playing Fortnite.Good News: Mark Ruffalo/Incredible Hulk encourages fan, Keanu Reeves is a neighborhood treasure + 7-Eleven…
“But he’s a cute old man.” | FEAT. Paige Velasquez (CEO of Zilker Media)
Jul 24 • 65 min
FEAT. Paige Velasquez (CEO of Zilker Media)POP CULTURE: Kanye West calls President Trump to get A$AP Rocky out of a Swedish prison.STORY OF THE WEEK: 66yo Iowa government official fired after sending inspirational Tupac lyrics in emails.GOOD NEWS:…
“I am there for the right, wrong reasons.” | FEAT. Rachel Prochnow (Travel + Fashion + Lifestyle Writer)
Jul 16 • 79 min
FEAT. Rachel Prochnow (Travel + Fashion + Lifestyle Writer)POP CULTURE: Kanye gets fashion from the Bible? Canadian grocery store trolls for a good cause. Study shows that 67% of couples meet online or at a bar.STORY OF THE WEEK: Facebook Event to Storm…
BONUS: Stranger Things Season 3 SPOILER Review
Jul 11 • 42 min
SPOILER WARNING. JD and Sean nerd out and give their take on Season 3 of Stranger Things, breaking down the good, the bad, and the strange. PLUS, they offer fan theories for the show moving forward. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest…
“Tyler? Hardly knew her.” | FEAT. Emily Gee (Comedian)
Jul 10 • 59 min
FEAT. Emily Gee (Comedian)POP CULTURE: Court cases being decided by emojis. Stranger Things and nostalgia for 90s snacks. Cassette players are making a comeback.STORY OF THE WEEK: 74yo man gets church congregation high on weed cookies.GOOD NEWS: Uber for…
“I’d like to see someone who’s actually pro-oxidant.” | FEAT. Elijah May (The Experience Firm)
Jul 3 • 81 min
FEAT. Elijah May (The Experience Firm)POP CULTURE:. Darren Collison walks away from millions to be a better Jehovah’s Witness. Toy Story’s Woody has a conveniently timed last name. Surprising global delicacies. GOOD NEWS: Veterans, Chick-fil-A and…
“That’s old for a dolphin.” | FEAT. Alexandra Lemm (The Healthy Teacher)
Jun 26 • 75 min
FEAT. Alexandra Lemm (The Healthy Teacher)POP CULTURE: Be Beyoncé’s assistant for a day. Dolphin plays dead until it dies. YouTuber buys a town in Michigan. Tom Hanks can’t buy beer.Here’s What the Kids Are Saying: Snatched. Canceled. Wig. Collecting…
“How long have you been sisters?” | FEAT. Shayda Torabi and Sydney Torabi (RESTART CBD)
Jun 19 • 73 min
FEAT. Shayda Torabi and Sydney Torabi (RESTART CBD)POP CULTURE: Texan’s grieve over Whatburger selling to Chicago investors. The internet before social media. A phoneless restaurant in California.GOOD NEWS: Encouragement from Taco Bell. Girl Scout saves a…
“You totally missed the essay prompt.” | FEAT. Kelly O’Connor
Jun 12 • 62 min
FEAT. Kelly O’ConnorPOP CULTURE: Justin Biber challenges Tom Cruise to a fight in the Octagon. The internet loves Keanu Reeves. Corporations are taking advantage of Pride Month. Bill Gates and Warren Buffet work at a Dairy Queen.GOOD NEWS: Injured…
Jimmy Fallon, Harry Potter, Big Little Lies, Khloé Kardashian, Black Mirror, Chris Hemsworth + Chris Pratt | FEAT. Ashley Jennings (Spero Labs) + Rachel Graham
Jun 5 • 59 min
FEAT. Ashley Jennings + Rachel GrahamPOP CULTURE: Jimmy Fallon/Tonight Show is tanking. Khloé Kardashian Attends a Super Fan’s High School Prom. JK Rowling to release 4 more Harry Potter prequels.GOOD NEWS: Children and their communities overcoming…
The Bachelorette, Whitney Houston Hologram, Aaron Rodgers + Game of Thrones, Stranger Things | FEAT. What’s Brewing, ATX?
May 29 • 61 min
FEAT. What’s Brewing, ATX?POP CULTURE: Noah’s Ark sues over rain. Holographic Whitney Houston. MacKenzie Bezos’ overwhelming generosity.GOOD NEWS: Graduates, Veterans and Public Servants.TV: NFL QB Aarong Rodgers unhappy with Game of Thrones. Stranger…
Game of Thrones, Robert Pattinson + Batman, Aladdin, Grumpy Cat, Conan O’Brien, | FEAT. Sarah Story (UMLAUF Sculpture Garden)
May 22 • 55 min
FEAT. Sarah Story (UMLAUF Sculpture Garden)POP CULTURE: Grumpy Cat passed away. Conan O’Brien settles joke-fraud case out of court.CLASSY OR NOT CLASSY: Sarah deems what pop-culture norms are classy and which aren’t.GOOD NEWS: Man loses lottery ticket,…
The Bachelorette, Drake, GoT + Starbucks, Ed Sheeran + Justin Bieber, Star Wars | FEAT. Bailey Becker
May 16 • 65 min
FEAT. Bailey Becker (Software Engineer and Texas Longhorn Cheerleader). POP CULTURE: Drake is taking to the skies. A PBS rat joins the LGBTQ community. Ed Sheeran and the Biebs drop a new song. GOOD NEWS: Two best friends become brothers. Two high…
Chance the Rapper, Billie Eilish vs. Dwight Schrute, Fat Thor, Kate McKinnon, Kanye West + Jaden Smith, GoT, Avengers Endgame | FEAT. Owais Raza (Crushing It Podcast)
May 13 • 68 min
Chance the Rapper, Billie Eilish vs. Dwight Schrute, Fat Thor, Kate McKinnon, Kanye West + Jaden Smith, GoT, Avengers Endgame | FEAT. Owais Raza (Crushing It Podcast)FEAT. Owais Raza (Crushing It Podcast). POP CULTURE: Chance the Rapper brings back Spicy…
Dry Shampoo, Kentucky Derby, Avengers Endgame, 50 Cent vs Vanderpump Rules, Blink-182 + Lil Wayne, Veronica Mars, GoT | FEAT. Emily + Allison (NETWORKING4MOMS)
May 8 • 49 min
FEAT. Emily + Allison (NETWORKING4MOMS)POP CULTURE: Kentucky Derby horse names and fashion. Blink-182 and Lil’ Wayne team up.TV: Veronica Mars is coming back. 50 Cent is feuding with Vanderpump Rules.Game of Thrones: GoT Character or Band in…
Avengers Endgame, Enneagram, Brené Brown, Game of Thrones, The Office | FEAT. Krista Box (Noonday Collection) and Jake Box (Pastor)
May 1 • 82 min
FEAT. Krista Box (Noonday Collection) and Jake Box (Pastor). POP CULTURE: Vegan Whoppers. Michigan Lottery winner loses money/Would you turn in cash? Dumb holidays.HERE’S WHAT THE KIDS ARE SAYING: “Yeet,” “Scoop,” “Curve,” “A Crapella,” and “Slide into…
Buzzer Breakdown: Life and Basketball | FEAT: Andre Wade (NBA Alum) and Dom Griego (Comedian)
Apr 25 • 55 min
We’ve got a special bonus episode featuring NBA Alum Andre Wade and Comedian Dom Griego. Andre breaks down:Life in the NBA, and the faith/wisdom he gained from it.Why Giannis Antetokoumpo is overrated.Why Russell Westbrook won’t be a champion.Millennials…
Stranger Things Lawsuit, Tina Fey, Jersey Shore and Fyre Fest, Game of Thrones, Avengers Endgame | FEAT. Andre Wade (NBA Alum) and Dom Griego
Apr 24 • 62 min
FEAT. Andre Wade (NBA Alum) and Dom Griego (Comedian). POP CULTURE: Ben and Jerry’s and 420. Jason Momoa. Jersey Shore and Fyre Fest making friends in prison. The Gameboy is 30 years old.TV: Tina Fey saving British TV? Netflix is choosing for you.…
Star Wars, Kim Kardashian, Game of Thrones, Tiger Woods, Killer Birds in Florida | FEAT. Alex Reed (Returning Fan Favorite)
Apr 18 • 67 min
FEAT. Alex Reed (Returning Fan Favorite). POP CULTURE: Killer birds being raised in Florida, Soccer fans getting QR codes as tattoos, Oregon police arrest a Rumba, Kim Kardashian is studying law.TV: Disney+ Streaming Service, Game of Thrones “summary,”…
Beyoncé, Avengers Endgame, Christopher Nolan, Space Jam 2, Zombies, The Office vs. Parks and Rec | FEAT. Heath Padgett (RV Entrepreneur Podcast)
Apr 9 • 66 min
FEAT. Heath Padgett (RV Entrepreneur Podcast). POP CULTURE: NASA will pay you to sleep. A naked man boards a plane. Neil DeGrasse Tyson weighs in on Avengers fan theory.TV: Jeopardy! is looking for a new host. A third Walking Dead series. Beyonce and…
Elon Musk and Harambe, Sex and the City, Game of Thrones, LeBron vs MJ, The Office vs. Parks and Rec | FEAT. Barry Rivera and Benji Rivera
Apr 2 • 73 min
FEAT. Barry Rivera and Benji Rivera. POP CULTURE: City of Austin Parks and Rec Game. Full House College Scandal Episode. Elon Musk raps about Harambe.TV: 21 Seasons of Law & Order SVU, Sex and the City follow up, Game of Thrones.MOVIES: Jared Leto might…
Stranger Things, Florida Man Challenge, Shazam, Us, Rob Gronkowski, Bachelor in Paradise, The Office vs. Parks and Rec | FEAT. Megan Lea and Breana Cooney
Mar 26 • 71 min
FEAT. Megan Lea and Breana Cooney. POP CULTURE: Apple announces their own credit card. Florida Man Challenge.HERE’S WHAT THE KIDS ARE SAYING: “I don’t speak broke.” “JOMO.” “The tea is so hot.” “Bedicine.” “Slay King.” “Hatfishing.”TV: Stranger Things…
SNL, Harry Potter, Lori Loughlin, The Bachelorette, Guardians of the Galaxy 3, The Office vs. Parks and Rec | FEAT. Rachel Holtin (Austin Foodstagram)
Mar 20 • 87 min
FEAT. Rachel Holtin (Austin Foodstagram). POP CULTURE: The Frito-Lays Chip Debate. JK Rowling/Harry Potter Controversy. Perfect food day in Austin.TV: Is SNL stealing jokes? Netflix: Interactive series with Bear Grylls. Hallmark/Fuller House fire Lori…
The Bachelor Finale, Ariana Grande, Idris Elba, SXSW, Daylight Savings kills/Taco Bell saves lives, The Office vs. Parks and Rec | FEAT. Emily Herren (Champagne and Chanel)
Mar 13 • 82 min
FEAT. Emily Herren (Champagne and Chanel). TV: Netflix’ ‘Behind the Curve’ documentary.THE BACHELOR: Finale Breakdown. POP CULTURE: Ariana Grande’s influence. Daylight Savings is killing you. Taco Bell is saving lives. Fish served at Chick-fil-A? Funniest…
True Detective, The Bachelor, The Sandlot, Kylie Jenner, Females in the NFL, The Office vs. Parks and Rec | FEAT. Kyle Adams (NFL Alum) + Will Bakke (Filmmaker)
Mar 6 • 67 min
FEAT. Kyle Adams (NFL Alum) and Will Bakke (Filmmaker). TV: True Detective Season 3 Review. Arrested Development’s new season. The Sandlot is coming back.THE BACHELOR: Week 9 Recap. POP CULTURE: Wrestling legend, King Kong Bundy passed away. Kylie Jenner…
Oscars Recap, The Bachelor, Serena Williams/Nike, PETA/Steve Irwin, Space Jam 2 | FEAT. Tanner Olson (Written to Speak)
Feb 27 • 78 min
FEAT. Tanner Olson of Written to Speak. TV: Oscars Review. Nike’s “Dream Crazy” commercial. Jordan Peele is bringing back ‘The Twilight Zone.’THE BACHELOR: Week 8 Recap. POP CULTURE: Could take on celebrities with your name? Peta attacks Steve Irwin’s…
Oscars Preview, The Bachelor, Ariana Grande, Breaking Bad Movie, NBA All-Star Weekend Recap, | FEAT. Adriana Allen (The Gold Atlas) + Mark Saldana (True View Reviews)
Feb 20 • 63 min
FEAT. Adriana Allen of The Gold Atlas + Mark Saldana of True View Reviews. TV: Nickelodeon is rebooting ‘All That.’ ‘Breaking Bad’ movie coming to Netflix. ‘Psych The Movie 2’ announced. THE BACHELOR: Week 7 Summary. POP CULTURE: Ariana Grande releases…
Valentine’s Day, Grammy’s, The Bachelor, Will Smith/Aladdin, Harry Potter/Wolverine, Kyler Murray, Kareem Hunt | FEAT. Wes Fang (Zilker Media/EnTRUEpreneurship Podcast)
Feb 13 • 60 min
FEAT. Wes Fang of Zilker Media and the EnTRUEpreneurship Podcast. TV: Grammy’s Recap, Leo DiCaprio and Marty Scorsese reunited, ‘Friends’ might be leaving Netflix, Summary ‘The Bachelor’ Week 6. POP CULTURE: 21 Savage Released, RIP Rocket Racoon, Real…
Super Bowl Recap, The Bachelor, 21 Savage, Batman, Zaxby’s v. Chick-fil-A, Anthony Davis, Tom Brady v. Michael Jordan | FEAT: Mitchell Becker (Texas Longhorns Kicker)
Feb 6 • 69 min
FEAT. Former Texas Longhorns Kicker Mitchel Becker. TV: Super Bowl Recap - Overview, Halftime Show, Commercials, Netflix’ Obsession with Ted Bundy, Episode Recap of ‘The Bachelor.’ POP CULTURE: 21 Savage is British, Peta vs. Hyundai, Zaxby’s vs.…
Super Bowl Predictions, Valentine’s Sweethearts, Twitter Trolls | Special Guest: Jason Fox (NFL Alumni/Earbuds CEO)
Jan 30 • 50 min
FEAT. NFL Alum and Earbuds CEO Jason Fox. POP CULTURE: Valentine’s Candy and Rat Poison, and Patton Oswald saves a Twitter Troll’s Life. TV: ‘The Office’ teaches a man CPR and saves another life. BOOM. ROASTED: Prince Philip Edition. SPORTS: Should Tom…
Fyre & Fyre Fraud, Space Force, The Bachelor, College E-Sports, The Egg vs Kylie Jenner, Saints Vs. Rams
Jan 28 • 51 min
TV: Netflix’s ‘Fyre’ and Hulu’s ‘Fyre Fraud,’ our cynicism on the virgin ‘Bachelor,’ and ‘Space Force’ from the creators of ‘The Office.’ Pop Culture: Making fun of your spouse leads to a healthier marriage, and Kylie Jenner vs. the Egg. Movies:…
Bandersnatch, 2019 Movie Preview, Kliff Kingsbury, and Nick Saban
Jan 18 • 39 min
Bandersnatch, 2019 Movie Preview, Kliff Kingsbury, and Boom Roasted. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app