3. The Monkees Set the Bar So High

Pat and Tom talk about the awesomeness and awkwardness of seeing family on the holidays, and how those feelings have changed over time. The quest for a house and job continues with Tom, and Pat analyzes a dream involving Hillary Clinton and a tiny wheelbarrow. After a chat about Guy Fieri goes too long, Tom talks about Spectacles by Snap and give this week’s music recommendations, after an intense conversation about the ethics of music production. Music recommendations this week are “Avant Gardner” by Courtney Barnett and “Transgender Dysphoria Blues” by Against Me!