PODCAST

Midlifing

Lee Miller and Simon Ellis

Two friends Lee and Simon have serious conversations about silly things, and silly conversations about serious things. Together they dig into the pleasures, absurdities and imperfections of being human.

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81: And now for the weather
81: And now for the weather80: I don't find halloumi upsetting79: A low-digit odd number78: Eternal bosom of hot love77: Throw it in, seal it up76: Some kind of beautiful kimono75: The heron that shits on the iceberg of your life74: Coming to you live from purgatory
Apr 6 2022
25 mins
73: A cloth ear for comedy72: Thrusting show titles at me
Lee and Simon get stuck in an acronym loop while discussing perceived value and worth at work (and in life). Then they move onto talking about dicks on TV and in films.Get in touch with Lee and Simon at info@midlifing.net.Related links:Steel Magnolias: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Steel_MagnoliasIt was Bette Midler in Beaches! "That's enough about me": https://youtu.be/9IJvgD7c1KoP&O Ferries sackings: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-60792039Three poisons of Buddhism (greed, hatred, delusion): https://tricycle.org/beginners/buddhism/three-poisons/Bristol stool chart: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bristol_stool_scaleTrading Places, PCP: https://getyarn.io/yarn-clip/18ea9d01-4d93-4fcf-aed6-acb231268accInga from Sweden requesting help with her rucksack (from 2:00min): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=goSeIDDMwgEKPI: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Performance_indicatorIt's KTP not KPT: http://ktp.innovateuk.org (do NOT click on this link else your soul will die)Euphoria (TV series): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Euphoria_(American_TV_series)Pam and Tommy (TV series): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pam_%26_TommyHow 'X' And 'Minx' Unpack The Politics Of Porn In The '70s: https://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/x-minx-70s-porn-politics_n_6234a9f2e4b046c938db4eae'I was running naked with a fake penis’: how Simon Rex found redemption playing a washed-up porn star: https://www.theguardian.com/film/2022/mar/11/i-was-running-naked-with-a-fake-penis-how-simon-rex-found-redemption-playing-a-washed-up-porn-starHow the Sausage Gets Made: Inside Hollywood's Prosthetic Penis Craze: https://theconversation.com/more-penises-are-appearing-on-tv-and-in-film-but-why-are-nearly-all-of-them-prosthetic-146906Average penis size by country -- worldwide comparison: https://www.worlddata.info/average-penissize.phpWhat size is the average penis?: https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/271647---The Midlifing logo is adapted from an original image by H.L.I.T: https://www.flickr.com/photos/29311691@N05/8571921679 (CC BY 2.0)
Mar 23 2022
27 mins
71: Are we just going to get into this?70: Don't kill the pig Jefrey69: I realised you are right about everything68: Incidents and accidents, hints and allegations67: Walt Whitman is robbing from the bible66: A non-sequitur too far65: A one in one out policy64: The half-life of friendships63: The insurmountable problem of world messiness62: I am not sure that biting hard on a stick will do it for me