In this episode, Cole recaps his trip to Matthews Effects headquarters in Richland, WA, and we're joined by Andy Kim with whom we talk about dream gear collaborations, carbon fiber bones, and whether or not NPR only hires people with weird names. 

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"One Too Many Asians"

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"Cole Gets Birthday Racist" 

"Clear Channel Presents: The Gear Slum"

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