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AJ & McCall 11/15/18

Tulsa is giving people who work from home $10,000 to move there, not that AJ & McCall are going anywhere, but what would you do as your work from home to get that money? Would chores suffer if you worked from home because today is National Clean Out Your Fridge Day, but for McCall it's really just throwing the tupperware away. What's the grossest thing you've found in your fridge? Could you work at home, would you enjoy having the flexibility and no one to bother? AJ says it's the dream but McCall says she couldn't focus and would go stir crazy for the Debate At 8. No one is saying brownies are expected at Thanksgiving and no one is going to turn them down, but what piece are you picking; edge or center?

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AJ & McCall: Mac N Cheese Thanksgiving Debate @8

Last year we found out that AJ has mac n cheese as part of his Thanksgiving dinner and everyone in the building made fun of him for a dish that 'didn't belong' as part of the holiday feast, but he's not giving up. McCall says she likes it but just doesn't have it as part of Thanksgiving. Do you or would you have one of America's favorite comfort food as part of your Thanksgiving food for the Debate At 8?

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AJ & McCall 11/14/18

Have you gotten your Thanksgiving shopping yet? If not McCall has a tip to save us all time headaches. Yesterday's Florida Or Not featured a woman who got kicked out of a restaurant and stole a lobster on her way out. AJ got kicked out of restaurant in Rome, but what for? Last year AJ was told he was crazy for his simple mac n cheese, but has he swayed minds this year? Do you or would you have mac n cheese as a part of your Thanksgiving dinner for the Debate At 8? Just over a week away from Thanksgiving, but what are you doing with the turkey? McCall has predictive text game that will be nothing but hilarious. 

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AJ & McCall: Thanksgiving Elephant Debate @8

Everyone took care of business with the Point of No Return so there's no headaches when it comes to dating for the holidays right? Well we're not out of the woods yet because now there's all the fun questions you have to answer, and for AJ & McCall that's things like 'When are you getting married?' 'What about babies?' If it gets awkward for the Debate At 8 then it won't for Thanksgiving. What's your elephant in the room for the holidays?

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AJ & McCall 11/13/18

Yesterday was sad with the passing of Marvel creator Stan Lee. AJ & McCall were talking to their co-workers about it only to find one that didn't know who he was and said they had never seen a Marvel movie which AJ couldn't believe. Everyone has seen at least one Marvel movie right? the Magic 8 Ball is going in to the Toy Hall of Fame and today we're asking it our tough questions because it knows all! We passed the point of No Return for holiday dating and now it's smooth sailing to the holidays...until the conversations start to arise about getting married, kids, all things AJ & McCall will be asked about so they'll get it out in the open for the Debate At 8. What's the elephant in the room for your Thanksgiving? How would you define binge watching? McCall thinks she's doing too much of it and wants to know what other people say binge watching is.

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AJ & McCall: Giving Presents Debate @8

Have you started your holiday shopping? The presents you already bought, when will you give them to the person? Does it have to be around or on Christmas or is there some more leeway? McCall is having a gift arrive this week and will be giving it this week, and that isn't out of character for her. AJ has come around to her line of thinking but still isn't on her side. When can you give presents for the Debate At 8?

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AJ & McCall 11/12/18

AJ & McCall had big weekends because they interacted with famous people, well on social media but it still counts! Who did you meet that was famous? Both AJ & McCall were feeling lousy this weekend and the weather was cold and all they can think about is comfort food, the food that picks them up no matter what. AJ can't get Chinese food out of his head and McCall just wants some soup, but what's your comfort food? Have you started holiday shopping yet? Those presents you got, when will you give them to the person? Is it a hard line around Christmas or is there some leeway for the Debate At 8? Twenty One Pilots will be in Salt Lake tomorrow night and AJ can't wait, but isn't excited about the late Tuesday night leading in to an early Wednesday morning. Does that make him old? What's the worst day of the week for a concert?

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AJ & McCall 11/09/18

And now AJ is sick, so it's going around the VFX staff. When you get sick at work do you investigate to figure out who it started with so you know who to blame? What preventative measures do you take to stop from getting work sick? In Florida Or Not one of the stories was about having soup showing up again and again with a note that said 'For my perfect little soup bowl' which wall agree is creepy. Would you eat the soup? And it's the season of soup! What's your favorite, but more importantly for the Debate At 8, is soup a meal or is it just a meal starter? The internet is arguing about Oreos, which seems like a simple one, but are they black or dark brown? 

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AJ & McCall: Replacement Swear Words Debate @8

Holiday time means family around, especially for McCall being a new aunt, and we have interns that we want to make sure don't get us fined. There are times you can't help yourself and those sentence enhancers just come out, but this is the time of the year to avoid that. Plus we want to share some laughs for the Debate At 8, so what are your replacement swear words?

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AJ & McCall 11/08/18

McCall has A LOT of pictures on her phone and can never find the one she's looking for. How many pictures do you have on yours and how much space do you have? Today is the Point of No Return, the time to call it off before you're stuck in a relationship you may not want to be in for the holidays. And AJ is taking pressure off because he just got a fun new development from his craziest ex. What's your funniest break up? It's holiday time with family around and McCall is an aunt so we need to make sure to watch our mouths, plus we're sharing laughs for the Debate At 8 with our replacement swear words. Getting a sticker for voting is a pat on the back, but there should be more things we get stickers for. What regular things should we get stickers for? 

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AJ & McCall: Going on the Cheap Debate @8

Now is the time of year that money really starts to roll out of our pockets with Thanksgiving feasts and Christmas present shopping, and Utah takes the second least amount of time to become a millionaire! To make that happen we're gonna have to find ways to save money so what are you comfortable going on the cheap for in the Debate At 8? AJ & McCall will go through the list of best things to buy at the Dollar Store and see if they really can find ways to save money. 

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AJ & McCall 11/07/18

Competition is a very big part of the AJ & McCall show and after hearing a woman named 27 cheeses in 30 seconds they figured they could do something pretty good too, BUT it'll be a surprise category for them. What should they have to name off in just 30 seconds and who will do better? A study says Utah is the second quickest state you can become a millionaire in at just 31 years so we've got to make that happen. What are our get rich quick schemes, wrong answers only? And if we're going to be millionaires we've got to find ways to save money, but that can be a tough habit to break. For the Debate At 8, what are you comfortable going on the cheap with? Everyone is counting down to Thanksgiving food but you don't have to wait! There's a more mobile version in Pringle chips. What Thanksgiving food would translate best to chip form? 

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AJ & McCall 11/06/18

Are pen pals still a thing? Have you ever had one? McCall got hit up by another stranger on social media that said he wanted to be her pen pal, but AJ is still skeptical and thinks it's just another trick. McCall sees a finish line in sight for the remodeling of her house and is picturing it already and where her favorite place will be. What's your favorite place in the house? McCall gained new respect for pageants as she MC'ed Miss Cache Valley this weekend. For the Debate At 8 what's a job you couldn't do and have respect for? One simple message for you to be left with today, vote! We even have a chance for you to win if you show your 'I Voted' sticker.

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AJ & McCall 11/05/18

No we aren't starting an hour late because of Daylight Saving Time. What did you do with your extra hour? Also, how many of your clocks did you not change? You should vote, but today we're joining the politics. Your last text is you political slogan and we need to come up with your petty platform to match, so what is it? And if AJ & McCall are getting political then they are going to have smear campaigns run against them so they're going to get ahead of their narrative. What adult thing do you not know how to do for the Debate At 8? Remember, remember the 5th of November. V for Vendetta is one of AJ's favorite movies and he believes you must watch movies on the days mentioned in them, do you? 

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AJ & McCall Drop the Mic: BTS Love

AJ & McCall Drop the Mic on BTS and the devoted fan base they have. This K Pop group has a huge social media following that loves the group so much, and so much so that AJ, McCall and Producer Butterz aren't sure they've ever seen a fandom like that. The question they want to answer is simply 'Why do you love BTS so much?' Several listeners were nice enough to call in and tell us. AJ & McCall and Producer Butterz talk about music and artists that are very important to them that got them through a dark time, were your favorites growing up and music they found before they got popular. 

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AJ & McCall 11/02/18

Whenever AJ travels he always comes back to questions about an engagement, but for the holidays he's not the only facing serious dating questions. If you're in for Thanksgiving then you're in until at least New Years if not Valentine's Day, so when is the point of no return to get out without looking like a jerk for ruining their holidays? Competition is very much part of the VFX morning show and today is the first ever cook off. Producer Butterz will judge who makes pancakes and eggs better, AJ or McCall. Hopefully they don't burn down the studio but that wouldn't be the first cooking mishap for AJ & McCall. How did you mess up in the kitchen for the Debate At 8? The Holiday Gift Show is going on this weekend so how much of your Christmas shopping have you gotten done? 

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AJ & McCall: Setting Up the Christmas Tree Debate @8

Christmas stuff is and has been up in the stores already for some reason, but that's not something we can control as much as it enrages AJ & McCall. When do you put your Christmas Tree up? It's November so we're sure at least some people are thinking now's the time but surely there's no one that has had it up already right? And who goes the longest without it up? 

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AJ & McCall 11/01/18

Let's take a look at our hauls from Halloween last night. What's the bad candy you aren't keeping? What are you throwing out? Every time AJ travels he gets asked before and after if he's getting engaged, he didn't in Italy, but he has a question about the purchase of said ring. The old rule is three months salary but is that still the case? Dating expert and girl McCall will let him know what she thinks. It is November first and AJ & McCall are mad they saw Christmas stuff out last night, but when are you putting your Christmas tree up. Surely no one has it up already for the Debate At 8? One last hurrah for Halloween, and it's a big one, because you gotta have a good hiding spot for your candy. Where do you hide it? 

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AJ & McCall 10/31/18

McCall's ghost has been acting up again and now it's Halloween, but where did the ghost come from? There's a website that lets you check if anyone died in your house which could explain McCall's ghost, but would you want to know? What creepy things happen in your house? AJ had a number of close calls when leaving Italy, but is he bad luck? Do you have any close call stories? AJ promised his girlfriend he'd watch one scary movie with her tonight, but what should it be? What's the scariest movie you've seen for the Debate At 8? McCall wore not one, but two costumes today and Intern Young Gun definitely delivered. Show us what you're going as for Halloween!

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AJ & McCall: Gross Food Line Debate @8

In Italy AJ saw a guy cleaning the bus stop that picked up an opened can and pocketed it. McCall says she'd do that without hesitation and she believes in the ten second rule for solid food, but if it's wet or sauce based then it stays on the ground. At work she'll pick things up off the floor but not at home. Where is the line for foods you'd eat after you dropped them?

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AJ & McCall 10/30/18

Everyone would probably say they know the most popular candies pretty well right, including AJ, but what about when McCall describes them? Can AJ guess any right? McCall lost her headlights yesterday and went in blind to hosting the morning show last week, what else is she gonna be blind too? Tell us the story of the last thing you went in to blind. In Italy AJ saw someone pick up an opened can he found and pocket it. We all know about the ten second rule, but would you do this? Where's the line for the things you'd eat or drink after you dropped them for the Debate At 8? Kids are all in school so now parents can admit it, what candy do you steal from the kiddos? 

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AJ & McCall: Moving Halloween Debate @8

Halloween is October 31st, but should it stay there. This year it's on a Wednesday and that means school and work the next day for everyone. AJ says phooey on that and it should be made the last Saturday of October. More time to enjoy it and more fun for kids and adults. McCall says no matter what it should stay the 31st. You know when it is every year and it's the celebration of the end of spooky month before the transition into Thanksgiving. Should Halloween move or stay?

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AJ & McCall 10/29/18

All the fun parts of the show! It's a new and improved podcast focusing on just the fun of AJ & McCall! AJ is back from his vacation, but just how many places did he visit. An argument between him and the girlfriend is does it count as visiting a place if you never leave the airport? What about road trips that you only stop to get gas, did you really visit those states? While on vacation AJ slept all of the places to get his naps in, but McCall still has him beat. Where is the weirdest place you napped? Halloween is Wednesday and we're all excited but should it be Wednesday? AJ says move it to the weekend but McCall says keep it the 31st. When should Halloween be for the Debate At 8? And no matter what it'll still be this Wednesday and we need to make sure we have the right candy, so what's the best candy?

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AJ & McCall 10/26/2018

What helps you sleep better? McCall and intern Young Gun discussed things that help you sleep better because McCall slept terribly having nightmares about missing the morning show, which they also discussed. Worst nightmares about your job? Then McCall got invited to her first EVER Halloween Party, buuuuut she's never been to one and doesn't know what to dress up as. Check it out! 

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AJ & McCall 10/25/2018

McCall and Intern Young Gun found out which professions know the most secrets, they also dove in to misheard lyrics! McCall has a friend that hasn't told her she was fired even though McCall already knows, so they asked the question "What do you know that they don't know you know?" AND THINGS GOT CRAZY!!! They rounded out the show with things they can't do even though they're adults now. Dive in! 

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AJ & McCall 10/22/2018

AJ's in Italy so it's McCall Solo Dolo, there's a new fashion trend involving hats that go on your nose, we also discussed WHAT you should be for Halloween. The Mega Millions Lottery is the highest ANY lottery prize has ever been at $1.6 Billion and we tried to sort out what we would do, keep your job? Quit your job? And who would you tell off first? AND! We discussed simple costume ideas. Take a listen! 

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AJ & McCall 10/19/2018

What's your feel good song?? McCall and interns Tiny Tim and Young Gun picked their feel good songs, discussed things that you've been doing wrong because McCall found out she was doing something illegal after who knows how long. Young Gun was doing DANGEROUS things that they were all concerned about, and they discussed having different jobs than they do now. Check it out!

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AJ & McCall 10/18/2018

It's McCall all solo! She brought on Interns Tiny Tim and Young Gun and did an Ask Me Anything segment to learn more about them. They also asked "What do you do for pet costumes this halloween?" They explored moral dilemma with Would You Rather find the cure for cancer and live in your car OR flip burgers and live the lavish life, like a Kardashian? Find out what they said!

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AJ & McCall Drop the Mic: Zombie Survival Part 2

AJ & McCall Drop the Mic on Zombie Survival Part 2! Zombie Survival Part 1 was a scenario game but this time it's what would we do if the zombie apocalypse broke out in Cache Valley. Producer Butterz and Intern Tiny Tim are back, but we picked up another survivor in Intern Young Gunn. Who will go to their family, who's making a gang to take over the world and who's giving up immediately? Plus, we have lots of your comments on what you would do in the zombie apocalypse to share too!

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AJ & McCall 10/17/18

We all have splurged every once in awhile, McCall would be the first to admit it, but we still found probably the dumbest thing you can spend a dollar on. It's a website that you pay a dollar to see who else paid a dollar. What's a better way to waste one buck? AJ & McCall now get to be the interviewers with the intern program and want to come up with weird questions to ask, so what's the weirdest interview question you've been asked? McCall is revealing something embarrassing that happened to her. She got scammed for the Debate At 8, has anyone else? We don't want to end on a bummy mood so it's feel good to end the show AND who won the Sushi Eat Off! 

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AJ & McCall 10/16/18

Yesterday's Florida or Not featured a jerk neighbor which had AJ pretty sure his 'never know the neighbors' way was right, but McCall says she knows hers and hangs out with them all the time. How many of your neighbors do you know? There's a lot of glass in the VFX studio and everyone smudges it and it drives AJ & McCall crazy! What small things just take you to a ten? Normally Producer Butterz pickiness is what AJ & McCall get to point out, but yesterday it was Intern Tiny Tim. If there's a small mistake with your order, do you take it back for the Debate At 8? Today is all you can eat sushi, but who will eat the most; AJ, Producer Butterz or Intern Tiny Tim? Vote and tomorrow you could win a prize!

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AJ & McCall 10/15/18

We need a ghost update! Did McCall or her dogs have anymore trouble with the ghost over the weekend? Also, is there a reason that every VFX staff member has a paranormal experience except AJ? Have some spare cash laying around in the house, well make sure to learn from a Utah family who had it disappear fast because of their kid. What is the most recent thing your kid or pet destroyed? Chillier times mean soup time but for McCall it better not be chicken noodle soup because the sight or smell of it will make her throw up. But AJ thinks it's all mental for the Debate At 8, that you just make yourself feel ill thinking about those food or drinks that made you sick that one time. Not ghost, but McCall was working on something for YouTube this weekend and gives us a few details on what to expect. 

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AJ & McCall Drop the Mic: Zombie Survival Part 1

AJ & McCall Drop the Mic on Zombie Survival with Producer Butterz and Intern Tiny Tim. Everyone should have a zombie plan and we found a survival scenario to see who does it best (http://chooseyourstory.com/story/survive-the-zombies). Someone dies and doesn't even get to finish the story, but who? Who helps their family? Who helps their friend? Who just tries to save themselves? And this is just part 1 of our zombie survival. 

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AJ & McCall 10/12/18

McCall was living on the edge yesterday running her gas level down below empty, but luckily she made it to the station before she ran out. How far do you let your tank get down before you feel like you have to fill it? We're rich! AJ & McCall are handing out more metaphorical money, $850 million to be exact, so what are you going to spend it on? (WRONG ANSWERS only) Do you think pets can see ghosts because the last few nights McCall's dogs have been waking her up and barking and following something move that she can't see. Should she be freaking out or is it no big deal for the Debate At 8? Not enough sleep is bad for you and apparently now too much sleep is bad for you, but we say phooey to that. What's the longest you've slept? 

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AJ & McCall 10/11/18

Yesterday was a lot of focus on TV, but who was that crush you thought for sure you were going to marry? Someone found a list of rules written out for a relationship that are entirely over the top. Can you find one that is reasonable? And these rules aren't even the most ridiculous relationship thing because a boyfriend started a prank trying to sell his girlfriend and bidding got up to almost $120,000 before Ebay took it down. The age for Trick or Treating comes up every year but now there are towns with penalties if you're over the age of 12! When is too old to go Trick or Treating for the Debate At 8? Describe your job, but make it sound scary? Can we guess what it is and would we want it? Who has had the scariest job, AJ or McCall?

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AJ & McCall Drop the Mic: Phase 10

AJ & McCall Drop the Mic on Phase 10. The MyCon gaming convention gets started tomorrow and so Producer Butterz, Intern Tiny Tim and Intern Young Gun join us for another round of games before the massive convention kicks off. This is a much simpler game so explaining it will be easier right? And it'll go straight forward with honest competition? Unlikely as we've seen with the past game podcasts. mycon.me is where you can purchase tickets and 'MyVFX' will get you $5 off. 

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AJ & McCall 10/10/18

AJ tries not to think about his age but McCall has a fun game today. How old are you...but you can't use numbers. Payphone old? AOL old? Stormy skies in the forecast again and that just makes us want to be inside, cuddled up and relaxing. What's your favorite thing to do on a rainy day? Is watching TV one of your favorite rainy day activities? How do you watch it? Do you watch live TV with cable or satellite or do you just use streaming services for the Debate At 8? Binge watching is definitely an option on a rainy day and we all have done it, but what have you binged the most? What show have you seen the most times? 

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AJ & McCall 10/09/18

Do you have a Halloween tree? A friend of AJ & McCall took a picture of theirs to show off and AJ has NEVER heard of them. Fall is a season of smells, but what's your favorite non-food smell? AJ and his girlfriend had ribs the other night but she only had like two because she doesn't like meat off the bone. She likes chicken but won't eat drumsticks. Who's the picky eater and your family and what are they picky about for the Debate At 8? It's time for a flashback! You've got a few dollars in your pocket and you're a kid, so what was your go-to snack? 

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AJ & McCall 10/08/18

Snow has flirted with being in the forecast this week, but we may get lucky and miss it. That being said, we know snow will be coming to Utah so when do you accept it coming? Is it even possible to take a good ID photo? Both AJ & McCall say there is absolutely no way to get a good one for an official ID. Have you decorated for Halloween yet? Do you go with scary, which AJ says is the whole point, or nice and inviting? McCall doesn't want to be scared and only wants to decorate for fall for the Debate At 8. What would you do in a zombie apocalypse? Where would you go, who would you take and what would you grab? It's a chance to win and be part of a Drop the Mic podcast!

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AJ & McCall Drop the Mic: Coup

AJ & McCall Drop the Mic on the card game Coup. Producer Butterz, Intern Tiny Tim and Intern Young Gun all play this game of lying and attacking. Will there be alliances? Who is the most devious that can trick the others? And will Producer Butterz pay attention to the rules this time? Six games are played and there is one ultimate winner, but who is it? Coup is another game given to us from the MyCon Gaming Convention going on October 11-13 at the Logan Fairgroungs. Go to mycon.me to purchase your ticket and use the code 'MyVFX' for $5 off. 

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AJ & McCall Drop the Mic: Beyond Stranger Bridgerland

AJ & McCall Drop the Mic on Beyond Stranger Bridgerland, the book written by John Olsen on paranormal activities happening in, around and near Bridgerland. He is nice enough to join us, along with Producer Butterz and Intern Tiny Tim, and tell us more about some of the stories from his book about aliens, ghosts and other paranormal phenomena. There's some listener stories and the VFX staff has their own paranormal stories to share, including alien experiences. What about curses? Is that something John believes in? And who has a story about a curse claiming a co-worker? 

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AJ & McCall 10/05/18

Yesterday AJ & McCall got terrified from the paranormal podcast and the things that stuck with us so today we need a code word, something to signal when we're in trouble. What would you code word be? Toys R Us might be coming back! So now McCall has the power to bring back one business that has gone, so what will she choose? What would you bring back? Yesterday, the Debate At 8 was what has stayed with you from a movie. Today, it's the opposite because we don't want McCall to cry. What's the worst horror movie you've seen? Tonight is the battle of the Wagon Wheel! Who is gonna win, USU or BYU? 

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