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The Sleeper Hit

A weekly podcast where guests talk about what's underrated, over drinks. Hosted by Meryl Williams, writer and roller derby skater.
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Now displaying: May, 2021
May 31, 2021
Hanif Abdurraqib is a writer from the east side of Columbus, Ohio. His latest book is A Little Devil In America.
 
Games:
Over/Under
Secret Snack
Best Buy

Connect with Hanif:

His Website
His written works and where to buy them.
His Instagram 
Reach out for booking or brand partnerships Here

Hanif's Pop-culture plug: Girlhood, by Melissa Febos (The link will take you to Amazon, but please support your local bookstores!)

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Theme song: "Sleeper Hold," by Saintseneca (@saintsenecahttp://www.saintseneca.com/

Editing by Clawson Solutions Group LLC

May 24, 2021
Britt Julious is a music critic for the Chicago Tribune, covering Chicago’s music scene. She has had bylines in Elle Magazine, Glamour and more. She is a human disco ball.
 
Games: 
Over/Under
Either/Or
#FamousBae 
 
 
 
 
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Theme song: "Sleeper Hold," by Saintseneca (@saintsenecahttp://www.saintseneca.com/

Editing by Clawson Solutions Group LLC

May 17, 2021

Elizabeth Gentner is a passionate performer and activist who has performed all over the world. She's worked extensively advancing voter rights and is the current Co-Executive Director of Rank the Vote Ohio, an organization dedicated to educating Ohioans about Ranked Choice Voting. After getting an undergrad degree from the University of Miami in Opera & Psychology and a Masters in Opera at Boston University, she spent 5 years in San Francisco performing and running her own small business. She will have her first post-pandemic performance on May 26th at 7 p.m. in Eden park's Seasongood Pavilion in Cincinnati!

Games:
Over/Under
Either/Or
Dinner Party

Rank the Vote - Ohio
Website
Facebook
Twitter

More from Elizabeth
Instagram
Twitter
Facebook
LinkedIn

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Theme song: "Sleeper Hold," by Saintseneca (@saintsenecahttp://www.saintseneca.com/

Editing by Clawson Solutions Group LLC

May 10, 2021

Delegate Danielle Walker proudly represents Monongalia County in the West Virginia House of Delegates. She has dedicated her life to service, family, community, and public advocacy.  Delegate Walker is determined to help not only her constituents, but all West Virginia residents, have access to the best quality of life possible. She is passionate about creating an effective solution to the addiction crisis afflicting West Virginians and working to provide affordable housing initiatives so even our most vulnerable communities can live with dignity and secure a better future for our children.

 
Games:
Over/Under
#FamousBae
Dinner Party
 
Del. Walker's pop culture plug: https://www.facebook.com/brandhiirvonandtheexperience/

 

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Theme song: "Sleeper Hold," by Saintseneca (@saintsenecahttp://www.saintseneca.com/

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May 3, 2021

Jessica Ellis is an award-winning screenwriter with degrees from UCLA and AFI. Her debut feature, WHAT LIES WEST, a coming-of-age adventure, is available on DVD on 5/11/21. She lives in LA And can be found giving away free pie on Twitter at @baddestmamajama

Her trailer for What Lies West can be found Here
Games:
Over/Under
Best Buy
Weird Habit

More about the Rainforest Cafe at the Atlas Obscura

Native Candle Company, as mentioned in the show: https://nativecandleco.com/

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Theme song: "Sleeper Hold," by Saintseneca (@saintsenecahttp://www.saintseneca.com/

Editing by Clawson Solutions Group LLC

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