Turning This Car Around

America's number one best and favorite podcast about fatherhood hosted by Lex Friedman, John Moltz and Jon Armstrong.

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      173: Horrible Bike Puns


      Here's Jessie Char's passenger feet horror with Anderson Cooper.

      Our thanks as well to Blue Apron. Blue Apron ships you ingredients and amazing recipes. Learn while you cook and cook meals you'll love. Go to BlueApron.com/TURNING and get three meals FREE with free shipping.

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      172: Lex is a Hero


      James Thompsons is the author of PCalc and also Lex's personal travel agent.

      Moltz got a Switch but didn't get the ARMS game.

      Conan O'Brien battled Will Arnett in a game of ARMS.

      Our thanks to Pro Flowers, fresh flowers delivered straight to your door, guaranteed fresh for seven days. It's a no-brainer gift for any occasion. Go to ProFlowers.com, click on the microphone and enter the code "TTCA" at checkout and get $10 off your purchase of $29 or more.

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      171: Food & Fireworks


      Jon discusses his dinner at Yakiniku West.

      Our thanks to Sleep Number, the best sleep of your life. Set your sleep number from 0 to 100 to adjust how firm or soft you want your sleep experience. Find a Sleep Number store near you at SleepNumber.com and tell them Lex from Turning This Car Around sent you (really).

      Our thanks as well to Revant Optics. Revant Optics makes replacement sunglass lenses for any brand starting at just $24 a pair. Don't suffer with scratched lenses, go...


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      170: Home Improvement


      Lex is away but Jon and Moltz discuss summer plans, fatherly repairs and power tools and such. Jon is a fan of heat-shrink tubing. Don't make it weird.

      Our thanks to CozyPhones for sponsoring this episode. CozyPhones are comfortable headphones in adorable headbands that your kids will love to wear. Visit CozyPhones.com/TTCA and get 20% off your order!

      Our thanks as well to Revant Optics. Revant Optics makes replacement sunglass lenses for any brand starting at just $24 a pair....


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      169: The One Where the Boy Dies


      Lex will be dragging his tired children around an 11th century castle as a sign of his power.

      Maybe that's why they got him a character that gets left in a hole.

      Our thanks to Redbox for sponsoring this week's episode. School is out so it's time to get some movies and games. Go to Redbox.com and use the code "TTCA" to get your first 1-night game rental for free!

      Our thanks as well to Sleep Number, the best sleep of your life. Set your sleep number from 0 to 100 to adjust...


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      44m
       2017-06-23

      168: Lex's Father's Day


      Turns out there's another Lex Friedman.

      Lex isn't getting a Father's Day present other than the one he's buying himself.

      We again discuss Randy Pausch's last lecture.

      Our thanks to Redbox for sponsoring this week's episode. School is out so it's time to get some movies and games. Go to Redbox.com and use the code "TTCA" to get your first 1-night game rental for free!

      And our thanks to Happy Socks for sponsoring this episode. Everyone needs sock, why not have them...


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      34m
       2017-06-16

      167: I Was Literally In That Movie


      Lex attended the Scripps National Spelling Bee.

      Lex recommends Impractical Jokers for Hank.

      We also discuss Twitter personality Darth who is a national treasure.

      We discuss children and their online presence, such as the kid who does makeup tutorials online.

      Our thanks to the Amazon Kindle e-reader, a co-sponsor of the Scripts National Spelling Bee. The Kindle e-reader is the perfect no-strings-attached device for kids. Go to Amazon.com/KindleForKids to check out a...


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      50m
       2017-06-09

      166: The Perviest Episode Ever


      The kids in Jon's house watched Hook.

      Moltz will not hear any criticism of Rufio and is looking forward to his upcoming origin story.

      Jon and Moltz both like Four Roses bourbon.

      Looking for a prom dress? Try not-an-advertiser PromGirl.

      We regret to inform you that Mary Kay Letourneau and her former student and then husband have separated.

      So have Ben Stiller and Christine Taylor.

      Our thanks to the Amazon Kindle e-reader, a co-sponsor of the Scripts...


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      53m
       2017-06-02

      165: LARP Disaster


      Jon has some things to say about Pat Metheny.

      Also Nyle Steiner.

      This New York Times piece on German outdoor preschools is interesting but I'm not sure it'll work in Alaska.

      We prep for our upcoming podcast about Jeff Goldblum (probably not a real thing) by talking about The Tall Guy.

      Moltz had never heard of Stella, the comedy group.

      Jason Alexander has long said he was inspired by William Shatner.

      They probably wouldn't make a movie like Crazy People...


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      38m
       2017-05-26

      164: Sleepunder v Sleepfauxver


      Lex makes many a Slack Call.

      Moltz fondly remembers Ho-Hos.

      Fidget spinners are causing injuries?

      You drive a stair car, you're gonna get hop-ons.

      Everyone loves Otter Pops.

      The Chief Crunchy ice cream bar character is just as racist as Moltz remembers it.

      Our thanks to Happy Socks for sponsoring this episode. Everyone needs sock, why not have them be fun? Go to HappySocks.com/TTCA and use the promo code "TTCA" to get 30% off your order.

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      42m
       2017-05-18