Can't we just always have the flaps face the same way? Shouldn't we just stack the forks here in the forks area? Why is Daisy leaving caltrops in the hallway?
This week's sprawling main topic is "Emotional Labor." Who ends up ordering the birthday cake as well as justifying the ways of boss to employee?
John confronts Merlin on his disloyalty, and this leads to John interrogating Merlin's newfound fondness for NBA basketball. Yes: sports are discussed.
More Project Talk. Merlin introduces the idea of "The Message Gift," and John wonders if Merlin's new desk has memory. Amazon should let you say when a box is from Santa. So much cardboard. Now, the IKEA child's kitchen is in danger of being disappeared.
This week's main topic is the long-running ABC reality show, "Survivor." Perhaps you've heard of it.
John interrogates Merlin about his heartbeat, and Merlin reveals he’s conducting a personal longitudinal study.
John helps Merlin understand which places are and are not on Long Island.
This week’s main topic concerns the Gimlet podcast, "Heavyweight," and how we think about redoing (or undoing) the past.
Merlin finally asks John to explain his fondness for apocalyptic literature and media.
In this week’s main topic, John recounts his recent experience seeing "Hamilton" live on stage.