454 - Must-Go-On

Episode 22 July 27, 2020 00:43:06
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454 - Must-Go-On
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This episode is a shorter than normal show that started way late due to internet issues. Darrin resorted to using his cell phone at the bigging of the episode. About 15 minutes in he reverted to his normal recording rig and the audio improves. Mack discusses some dives!

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