Retrospective - Episode 84

Summary

In this episode Chris and I look back at the past 83 episodes of the show and talk about what we learned, what we’ve enjoyed, and some of the highlights.

Brief Introduction

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  • Your hosts as usual are Tobias Macey and Chris Patti
  • Today we’re interviewing each other about the past year and a half of the show.

Interview with Tobias and Chris

  • Introductions
  • What have been some of the most unexpected or surprising aspects of the show for you during the past year and a half? – Tobias
  • What are your top three favorite shows so far and why? – Chris
  • If you could have a longer conversation with any of the past guests, who would you pick? – Tobias
  • What has doing the show meant to you? – Chris
  • What have you learned while doing the show that you wish you had known at the start? – Tobias
  • How has the production process evolved since the beginning of the show? – Chris

Chris Leaving the Show – Chris

  • Tobias and I started new jobs (At MIT Office of Digital Learning and Amazon Web Services, respectively)
  • We’re much, much busier these days, making coordination difficult
  • Tobias is ready to take the show solo and I (Chris) support him in this
  • Chris still plans to support the show as an avid fan 🙂

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The intro and outro music is from Requiem for a Fish The Freak Fandango Orchestra  / CC BY-SA