Plumbing to nowhere

Episode 14 October 27, 2017 01:10:57
Plumbing to nowhere
You don't look like a runner
Plumbing to nowhere
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Jon Hickman

Show Notes

Nick and Jon talk secret doors, being in the film Human Traffic, putting the full stop on the AirPods chat, getting locked in to platforms and trying to escape, breaking records and dealing with photographs that showcase our terrible running technique.

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