FOTS 014 @Rachelle_Mandik can taste your voice

Rachelle Mandik

Friends of the Show Episode 014 with @Rachelle_Mandik!

“Te Occidere Possunt Sed Te Edere Non Possunt Nefas Est (‘They can kill you, but the legalities of eating you are quite a bit dicier’)”. ―David Foster Wallace

Our first DFW Quote! That’s how you know our guest is a learned person of knowledge!

This week’s Friend of the Show is Rachelle (RAY-chel) Mandik (MAN-dick). Please, call her Ray.

I Was a fan of her funny tweets since pretty early on in my TwitterShe is a VERY funny person with some of the best tweets! So lucky to have her join us on the show!

Rachelle’s Stories! Well Traveled af!

a) “Einbreid Bru, or, How Easy It Is to Die in Iceland”
b) “Of Stolen Cameras and Horse Tranquilizers: The International Language of Barfing on the Side of the Road”

Rachelle’s Tweets

Rachelle’s Picks
From Friend of the Show Todd Williams

From Twitter Legend Dril

From the lovely Abby Cohen

Questions From Twitter
From FIRST FOTS Jess @jessokfine

From Timmy @TheTimmyToes

From some dude Pete?

From Tom Trombone

From Adam

From FOTS Mark Magark of Making Friends with Mark Magark @markedly @magarkpod Check out the crossover episode!

From FOTS Sarah Joy Shockey

Final Segment – GRAB BAG! Ray is passionate about too many things to just choose one. Music, art, travel, synesthesia, baked goods

RACHELLE’S SHOUTOUTS!
I want to plug my husband Pete’s (@PeteMandik) RedBubble page, he’s just starting out with graphic design: Pete’s Red Bubble Page
I also want to plug my cello teacher, who is awesome and does lessons on Skype if you’re not local and want to study cello:
Online Cello Lessons!

Cool and very fun!

Recomendations:
BOOK = Infinite Jest, by David Foster Wallace: “I’ve read it five times, you pantywaist. You can manage once.”
Infinite Jest on Amazon
FILM = Down by Law, by Jim Jarmusch: “I scream. You scream. We all scream. Because we’re in jail.”
Down by Law on Amazon
ITEM = Diaper cream applicator. “It’s not that you don’t want to touch your baby’s butt, it’s that you don’t want to fist a nearly empty jar of Butt Paste.”
Diaper Cream Applicator on Amazon

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