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AJ & McCall 05/01/19

What the heck is going on with the weather? McCall is getting closer and closer to finishing her remodel but AJ has some ideas to add to the house. Most people fell on McCall's side when it came to have designated items in cars, houses, work, etc but what does she do with items she doesn't have bunches of? And who the heck carries cash around anymore? AJ & McCall are on a self-improvement kick and a big part of it for McCall is figuring her why. What do you do for work and why for the Debate At 8? Has your significant other ever seen anything that they just can't stop laughing at and you don't get it? 

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AJ & McCall: After Show 04/30/19

The Show After the Show starts with AJ & McCall arguing about 2007, AJ's worst year in music. How do you deal with someone who's crying hysterically while also laughing maniacally? So many people were mad about the adult dress code topic, too many making themselves mad, but what if your grandma went to school with you? Producer Butterz would be okay with it. McCall hasn't seen any of the movies but how does Producer Butterz do? 

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AJ & McCall: Partner Seeing Things Debate @8

If your partner is nice then they won't watch a show you both want to see without you, but if you fall behind then who's fault is it? AJ's girlfriend is catching static because she's behind on Game of Thrones because AJ hasn't seen it and she won't watch it without him. Apparently, it's also AJ's fault that McCall hasn't seen many of the classic movies, but just how many? How many of the top 100 classic movies has McCall actually seen for the Debate At 8? 

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AJ & McCall 04/30/19

What did McCall do yesterday during Dustin's birthday while heading to get pizza dinner that has her saying she messed up? Is it worse than the anonymous message AJ got from a husband that ruined Avengers for his wife? How many sunglasses is too many? McCall apparently collects them and chapsticks and phone chargers and just scatters them all over her life so she always has them. Do you have designated items for each place or just move a few around where you need them? How is it that AJ gets blamed for both his girlfriend AND McCall not seeing movies or shows others have? How much responsibility do you have to make sure your partner sees them for the Debate At 8? AJ & McCall have been enlisted in a special promposal! 

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AJ & McCall Drop the Mic: Protecting Kids from Online

*warning for some graphic language*AJ & McCall Drop the Mic on the online dangers for kids. It's a special edition with Jason Weis from The Demand Project is in Logan to give a work shop on the dangers that children face online. How did he get started and what exactly do he and the Demand Project do? Jason also discusses how he stays up on apps and some things to look out for to make sure your kid isn't in trouble. The work shop is free and going on at Logan High School Tuesday, April 30th at 6:30P. 

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AJ & McCall: After Show 04/29/19

What wasn't included on the show? Was there something AJ & McCall didn't get to? That's what the Show After the Show is for. How did McCall manage to have to stretch for 10 minutes while emceeing? What's the actual biggest story out of Nashville because it wasn't the NFL Draft? This Houston high school adult dress code is nuts but what does Producer Butterz think about it? 

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AJ & McCall 04/29/19

There were plenty of players drafted in to the NFL this weekend, but how well did the dress. Fashion Expert McCall will pass judgement on some of the first rounders suits. What are your short cuts around town because the pot holes are getting monstrous. NO SPOILERS, but what did everyone think of Avengers Endgame? AJ thinks Kyle's plan of buying all the seats around him is genius. Should adults have a dress code when it comes to school things? McCall's strict criticism of dress code is legendary, but can should stay in line with this Houston high school for the Debate At 8? Jason Weis joins us ahead of his workshop on the dangers of social media with children. 

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AJ & McCall Drop the Mic: Self Love

AJ & McCall Drop the Mic on self love. McCall got AJ and Producer Butterz turned on to a podcast and now all of them are trying to be healthier, more organized and just live better lives. What are they focusing on, trying to improve and what's different this time around? How do they balance everything in their lives? In typical McCall fashion she brings in some moon magic and all of them find out about their dosha, which AJ and Producer Butterz have never heard of before.

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AJ & McCall: Accidental Injuries Debate @8

How is that McCall can say we've all been there after telling a story about a mom running over her kid in Ogden? Accidents happen, especially with how much time you spend with family. AJ's mom and brother call to share stories of family injuries and McCall's mom gets in on the fun too. Maybe the kids aren't always faking it for the Debate At 8? How did you accidentally get hurt? 

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AJ & McCall 04/26/19

Yesterday AJ & McCall had another meeting that no one looks forward to but yesterday something different happened that everyone is laughing about. Ever tried something to get out of a meeting? The VFX staff is back in the gym and unfortunately people are clearly counting for their mom's to clean up after them and so the ukulele is out for McCall's Musical Thoughts. Apparently it's a Florida Or Not Friday, even for the Debate At 8, because a mom of the year candidate ran over her kid in Ogden. Now, of course accidents can happen and happen with family. How did you hurt or get hurt by a family member? There's an encore of McCall's Musical Thoughts and we'll check what the Poll of the Day says on people not using gym equipment the right way.

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AJ & McCall: Florida Or Not 04/25/19

So AJ isn't as good at catching things with his mouth as he thought, but can he keep the winning streak going for Florida Or Not.Story #1 - 18-year-old kid threw a potato at his step-sister's head and got arrestedStory #2 - Lady tried to run over her ex-boyfriend and hit a pole insteadStory #3 - Drunk driver backs in to another car and doesn't realize he's towing the car

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AJ & McCall: Shopping Online Debate @8

Do you shop online because McCall loves it despite the fact that girls clothing can be a nightmare to navigate. AJ would never do this but can't believe the fact that she doesn't return the things that don't fit AND, even worse, plenty of other people say they don't return things nor try them on. That can't be the case for everyone for the Debate At 8 right? Since McCall like shopping online and grocery delivery she ought to be all about the garage delivery service right?

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AJ & McCall 04/25/19

Can you make it the three hours through Avengers Endgame without a bathroom break? How about an Avengers' diaper to make it easier? Yesterday AJ & McCall had hibachi with their Administrative Professionals to celebrate. McCall caught her broccoli on the throw but AJ didn't and he's blaming the chef, but today we'll find out if he's good or not. According to Florida Or Not, fights with your siblings could get you arrested for almost nothing. Didn't everyone have way worse fights as kids? McCall shops online, which AJ can't believe, but has an even worse habit for the Debate At 8. Doesn't everyone return things that don't work? Even if it's just times or very basic info on when to go to the bathroom for Avengers Endgame, isn't that still spoilers? 

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AJ & McCall: Florida Or Not 04/24/19

Fresh off of a 0 out 10 performance in Superhero Or Not, McCall is gonna want that win. AND Bonus Florida Or Not from an anti-hero bunny.Story #1 - A guy stole from Wal-Mart while his buddy did a dumb dance to distractStory #2 - Lady got arrested for attacking an 88-year-old woman for using her tablet to watch NetflixStory #3 - Someone broke in to a mansion and got caught taking a nap

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AJ & McCall: Annoying Words and Phrases Debate @8

There is a new incorrect pattern of language that AJ has noticed, including his girlfriend, that grinds his gears. A surprise call will have her say to see if it grinds your gears to. McCall has a common cooking word she can't say so we'll see if anyone else can and we know there are specific words and phrases that irk her to no end. What mispronunciation, wrong words or phrases annoy you for the Debate At 8? 

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AJ & McCall 04/24/19

Yesterday AJ was embarrassed by Car Part or Not but today it's McCall's turn. How will she do at Superhero Or Not...though AJ has an evil twist up his sleeve. For a moment there was an Easter Bunny crime fighter but it turns out he was actually a criminal the whole time. Which holiday representative is the creepiest? AJ's mom says he was afraid of Santa as a kid. If you're traveling north you shouldn't say you're going down would you? It is something AJ has noticed more and more and is driving him crazy. What wrong words or incorrect sayings drive you nuts for the Debate At 8? It's Administrative Professionals and there are three special ladies that deserve a ton of thanks this morning. 

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AJ & McCall: Florida Or Not 04/23/19

Car Part or Not may not but AJ's game but he is much more experienced with Florida Or Not.Story #1 - Burglar wearing 'Be a Good Human' shirt steals over $100K in rings from a jewelry storeStory #2 - Woman goes to the police station to talk legalizing cocaine and gets arrested for being under the influenceStory #3 - A guy gropes a technician that was booking him in to jail

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AJ & McCall: Bachelorette Party Rules Debate @8

As a society we all agree the bride and groom makes the rules for the wedding and the parties right? Normally, but AJ & McCall are up in arms about a set of rules that has gone viral that make no sense. You do you boo but why go to Vegas if you can't handle it and are going to ban anything. Instead there's a simple solution to make it LOOK like you went to Vegas. Would you go? What are the un-fun situations you've dealt with at bachelor/bachelorette parties for the Debate At 8? 

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AJ & McCall 04/23/19

What's wrong with McCall's knee? Is she just getting old? Yesterday AJ's embarrassment was enough for McCall so we shall play Car Part or Not once again! Jorts, recycling of worn out jeans or a redneck fashion statement? And just to complete the image McCall couldn't clean her dishes in the sink but is quite used to having to do them outside of the sink. Bride and Groom make the rules for weddings and the parties...mostly. A viral set of rules needs to be torn apart because it's the making of a bridezilla for the Debate At 8. What do you use to wake up; tone or alarm? McCall answers neither because of course. 

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AJ & McCall 04/22/19

It's a good Monday for AJ because McCall owes him $4 after the awesome End of Year concert AND he found his future father-in-law's dobbleganger. What is the cut off for Easter festivities because McCall's mom made her an adult Easter basket and AJ's sister's had an egg hunt. How handy are you? The DIY solution is to call your dad and that totally tracks for AJ, but is his lack of handiness that unique? What's the most ridiculous thing you had to call for help with for the Debate At 8? It's Earth Day and remember, pets are more than just a holiday gift. 

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AJ & McCall Drop the Mic: Trust Busting

AJ & McCall Drop the Mic on Trust Busting, big companies buying EVERYTHING. Disney made recent news with their purchase of Fox but really that's the way of the world with big companies constantly buying up everything else. Producer Butterz lost his favorite streaming service because of this. Also, is it the case for radio? There's a little conspiracy theory in this one as well because there ultimate will be a battle royale for full control right?

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AJ & McCall 04/19/19

How do you celebrate Easter? And what about it is a minor annoyance for McCall? Yesterday McCall experienced a minor annoyance and that lead to McCall's Musical Thoughts, Buy More Tide. Can AJ fit more peeps in his mouth than McCall? We'll find out after another game of Chubby Bunnyaoke. When it comes to the choice of an awkward conversation or run, what do you do? McCall tells us what she chose for the Debate At 8 and we want to hear you awkward run-in stories. Tomorrow night is USU's End of Year Bash and AJ & McCall interview Foreign Figures' lead singer Eric Michael ahead of the show.

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AJ & McCall: Locked Out Debate @8

If you have keys then you probably have locked yourself out at least once, but McCall seems to have a knack for it. She denies it but for the Debate At 8 AJ had to let her in to work and her friend Alicia is nice enough to share her very infamous window story. Does anyone have a rival locked out story to make McCall feel better and like she doesn't have a problem, despite not knowing where her keys have been for quite some time? 

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AJ & McCall 04/17/19

Yesterday the debate raged on the internet about which side of the Easter candy line you were on, but then Heinz came in and united the world with another disgusting creation of theirs. AJ & McCall have been very vocal about their disgust with peeps but today they put their money where their mouths are and try them...well McCall has to stuff her mouth for Chubby Bunny-oke. AJ had to come let McCall in to work because she locked her self out, which apparently isn't a problem despite a trend that we definitely will explore for the Debate At 8. What's that in the sky? It's bright and makes us happy. 

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AJ & McCall: Picking the Bridal Party Debate @8

McCall is one of AJ's best friends, but will she be the Best Man? That means an argument with mom over the tradition of picking siblings to be your Best Man/Maid of Honor. Kaitlyn has a question about in-laws being part of the bridal party, do they have to be included? And for the Debate At 8, who is the one that will have to narrow down the number in the bridal party. Also, what the heck will McCall wear if she's both the a bridesmaid and groomsmen? 

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AJ & McCall 04/16/19

The weather definitely has us feeling dreary but with that exhaustion we would definitely sleep better right? McCall was almost late because she dreamed her self getting ready, but at least she hasn't put her self in danger like AJ. It's a new game on VFX, Chubby Bunny-oke! Can you name that tune while McCall has her mouth stuffed with marshmallows? McCall is one of AJ's best friends but will she be Best Man, and that means an argument with tradition. What are the rules for choosing the bridal party for the Debate At 8? Easter is the holiday of candy, but what are the ones we can avoid because they're bad?

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AJ & McCall: Prom Ticket Fiasco Debate @8

Prom is a very special time for any high school student, that last big fun thing before it's over, so if you couldn't go then you probably wouldn't be happy about it. What if you couldn't go because the school rented a space they knew was too small, sold too few tickets and didn't offer them to seniors first? AJ's sister found herself in that situation but it only got worse with the principal yelling at mom. Mom is nice enough to call in to explain it all. McCall also breaks down the difference in dances between Utah and Indiana. 

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AJ & McCall 04/15/19

We haven't seen the sun in awhile but eventually it'll be back and so will sunburns. AJ's brother went to Florida and possibly got the worst burn. McCall's lousy server jobs are well documented and there are several plenty of family members AJ doesn't like going out to eat with because it always ends up embarrassing him, but how does it measure up against your embarrassing restaurant stories? AJ's family didn't have a good week and his oldest sister, a senior, almost didn't go to prom. Oh boy does it get even uglier for the Debate At 8, luckily his mom will explain what happened with the tickets and what school staff yelled at her. Apparently AJ doesn't know McCall as well as he thought since he just didn't know that she burnt her butt before.

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AJ & McCall Drop the Mic: Talking to Yourself

AJ & McCall Drop the Mic on talking to yourself, one of the most reliable people you can consult with right? Producer Butterz and Ajay Salveson from our sister station the Fan joins to make our inside voices our outside voices. Is your inside voice kind of critical? How does talking to yourself work when it comes to working in radio? Definitely some background in to radio and the AJ & McCall show, and also dynamics between AJ & McCall.

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AJ & McCall: Florida Or Not 04/12/19

Plenty of stupidity lead in to Florida Or Not, but there's definitely some logic some of the stories.Story #1 - Police officer plants drugs in a guys car because he's dating the cops' exStory #2 - Group party ends with a girlfriend lighting a boyfriend's apartment on fireStory #3 - Drunk guy tries to fight an Olive Garden employee before eating spaghetti shirtless 

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AJ & McCall: Multiple Choice Debate @8

For the first time ever in over two years of Debate At 8 history it's multiple choice. McCall's friend went on a first date and found very nice girl shampoo and body wash in the guy's shower. Calling in AJ and his player days to see if we can be cynical? Did he have this girly stuff in his shower because; A) just got out of a long term relationship B) cheating C) a player D) he's considerate? McCall knows the answer so we'll find out after some deductive guessing. 

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AJ & McCall 04/12/19

No one is going to turn down a trip to Hawaii, especially to six bucks, but what if you can only say six hours? Is that even a vacation? Oh boy the jealousy is real ahead of Florida Or Not, including AJ losing an entire friend circle because of one girl. A whole lot of overcast and precipitation has really gotten McCall worked up for her Musical Thoughts of the Week. Despite "Turn On Her Lights" it gets even worse because bugs actually can cause car accidents too. It's the first ever multiple choice Debate At 8 after McCall's friend found some interesting things in the shower which she's not sure about. McCall had to take up the challenge of writing in her journal so what are her thoughts of the day? 

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