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AJ & McCall: What Kind of Hobby Debate @8

After her vacation McCall has a brand new hobby, though AJ gives her some static as to how her other hobbies have gone. Will this new fishing hobby stick like some of her more recent ones? What kind of hobby will it be as well? AJ thinks it's just one of those blow off steam kind of hobbies, while McCall isn't so sure. Do you have a skill or knowledge you're really good with but haven't made money with for the Debate At 8? 

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AJ & McCall: Third Wheel Roommate Debate @8

AJ & McCall are being called on for their advice as two roommates are about to come three. Roommate X lives with her best friend but that could soon include her roommates boyfriend. Roommate X doesn't get a good vibe from the boyfriend and isn't a fan of him moving in. Does a roommate have veto powers for significant others moving in for the Debate At 8? Can a third wheel roommate actually work? 

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AJ & McCall: Greatest Fears Debate @8

VFX is needed for advice once again as a married couple found their almost perfect house but the husband won't commit because it's next to a cemetery. The wife thinks he's being a huge chicken so would AJ and Ajay (filling in for a vacationing McCall) find the cemetery to be a deal breaker? The Poll of the Day comments will surprise you for the Debate At 8. Do cemeteries or zombies make the list of greatest fears? What about Ajay and his deathly fear of snakes? 

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AJ & McCall: Specifically Who COVID Debate @8

As the Coronavirus continues to surge around the country exactly how much should we know about those that get infected? If someone in your apartment complex or workplace catches it should you be told exactly who so you know who to avoid? Ajay is filling in for McCall and he and AJ have a hard time saying that or privacy is the way to go for the Debate At 8. However, when it comes to family there are no secrets and anyone who gets it is risking being the black sheep. 

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AJ & McCall: Me Time in Relationships Debate @8

Can't we all agree that even if you're with your significant other, if you're miserable and complaining the whole time that you aren't really spending time together? No one would disagree that of course you want to share plenty of things and time with your special someone, but you should also have your own thing right? AJ & McCall fully expect the Poll of the Day to not go in the way of me time for the Debate At 8. 

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AJ & McCall: Kids are Expensive Debate @8

Even with the best intentions some times the results can be not so great. Even though McCall says she's not gonna get mad, she's clearly still mad about her stove. Apparently, kitchen appliances getting ruined is a common thing for McCall's family. AJ can't believe just how expensive kids are to raise all the way to 18 and there's no way you'll be able to guess either. Has your kid ever destroyed something expensive for the Debate At 8?

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AJ & McCall: Millennial Marriage and Friend Divorce Debate @8

AJ & McCall are Millennials and part of the generation that grew up with social media and used dating apps that killed all communication and courtship, but the stats on marriage don't necessarily show that. How often are AJ & McCall still getting bombarded with marriage and kids questions? Brutally honest tweets ought to show if there's really anything that would change with an 'I do.' for the Debate At 8. And how do you settle a friend divorce? Who gets the friends?

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AJ & McCall: Couple Invite Etiquette Debate @8

The wife of a married couple wants AJ & McCall to sort out a potential insult slight. Her husband has a best friend whose girlfriend is celebrating a birthday and, despite the wife and husband being married the entire time boyfriend and girlfriend have been dating, the girlfriend only invited the husband. Is it a slight for the Debate At 8? What is the proper etiquette for inviting a couple? AJ actually shares a story of a college friend he lost because of couple invite etiquette.

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AJ & McCall: Wasted Food Debate @8

This week AJ & McCall have to both partake in one of AJ's least favorite chores, cleaning out the fridge. It's not that it takes a lot of work but being cheap makes it very frustrating for AJ. What's your biggest wasted food pet peeve for the Debate At 8? One way to quickly get McCall to toss out something, spice. Just how much of a spice wimp is she? 

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AJ & McCall: Garage Sales Debate @8

There isn't a single person that cant' say they have something in there house they could do without, right? What in your house do you not use? Maybe we could start a garage sale, though AJ isn't sure if they're real anymore? More importantly, AJ's friend had a garage sale this past weekend, is that a good idea for the Debate At 8? McCall has an entirely different preference for used goods shopping that makes garage sales obsolete. 

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AJ & McCall: Forgetting Change and Paying Debate @8

There seems to be a pretty consistent trend during the pandemic, retail workers are catching a lot of flak. A Cache Valley retail worker tells AJ & McCall what people have been worked up about and whether or not they have patience with a simple change mistake. Now money between strangers makes sense to maybe get a bit heated, but what about friends and family? How do you pay when you're with them and how seriously do they remember 'tabs' for the Debate At 8?

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AJ & McCall: Savings Debate @8

As adults we're supposed to save, but just how many of us do? A study says it's less than half but does the Poll of The Day match up Utah with the national strategy? How did McCall figure out her financial issues? Of course you can't ask for money as a gift because everyone hates that, BUT AJ thinks he figured out a breakthrough to make it rain as a present for the Debate At 8.

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AJ & McCall: Too Many Notifications Debate @8

How do you justify leaving dozens of notifications at the top of your phone? AJ & McCall can't stand it, plus McCall has a friend setting the record with the all time most unread emails. On the subject of your unread emails, has anyone had to change their emails because of the pandemic? Maybe you realized that school-aged clever email you came up with isn't professional appropriate for the Debate At 8?

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AJ & McCall: Living Together Break Up Debate @8

There have been plenty of reports of couples not doing so well while in quarantine and this weekend AJ has a friend moving...which led him to the question "What happens if a couple living together breaks up?" Do AJ & McCall think there's a waiver period or is it immediately out the door for the Debate At 8? Some times those waiver periods can really extend and some times it's REALLY bad.

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AJ & McCall: Kid Home Improvements Debate @8

Who would guess out of AJ & McCall that McCall would be the one to take it upon herself as a kid to try and build her own tree house? Everyone. Everyone would guess that, but it never happened and both AJ & McCall want one in adulthood. In the more outrageous, for the Debate At 8, Producer Butterz has a problem with flooding in his crawl space and needs to do something with the water. He originally thought a pool but AJ thinks moat is the way to go. Make those childhood home improvement dreams come true.

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AJ & McCall: Go Fund Me Debate @8

Shame has been brought on the family dojo. A listener's brother is out of work and wants to get a side hustle going in photography to get by. The problem is he needs a new laptop and started a Go Fund Me to get the money for it. What can you actually start a Go Fund Me for? AJ & McCall are embarrassed and stand up for millennials everywhere in the Debate At 8.

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AJ & McCall: Feeling Old Debate @8

Just a week and a half out from his 31st birthday AJ is finally leaning in that he's feeling old. Things like acid reflux, heart don't seem to exist when you're young but AJ has had trouble understanding his body and why he's feeling awful. Unfortunately, he hits a sore spot McCall knows all to well and she's having none of AJ's terrible food choices for the Debate At 8.

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AJ & McCall: Ruining 2020 Debate @8

Maybe, just maybe, there's a bit more blame to go around for the Coronavirus than people are willing to admit. Several have gotten together to list how they possibly caused the pandemic, including AJ & McCall's vacations. More importantly, we know the apocalypse bingo card isn't done getting filled out so we can we expect for the rest of 2020 for the Debate At 8?

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AJ & McCall: Poor Meal Debate @8

According to McCall, and the overwhelming numbers on the Poll of the Day, AJ absolutely missed out on a staple of childhood snacks. Have you ever had cinnamon sugar toast? AJ has heard of it but thinks the issue itself is that just wasn't the poor meal his family had him eat. Everyone has a poor meal, whether it's from your childhood or now just to stall to the next grocery trip. What's your poor meal for the Debate At 8? 

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AJ & McCall: Worn Wardrobe Debate @8

There can't be too many people who miss concerts more than McCall, and both her and AJ have heard about a potential work around. McCall hates the idea of six feet apart at every show and is only lukewarm to AJ's space suit solution. The real question about what you wear though is exactly how much of your wardrobe do you actually wear? Everyone has hope clothes they hope to lose enough weight to get back in to, but just what percentage of your clothes do you ACTUALLY wear for the Debate At 8? 

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AJ & McCall: Funeral Music Debate @8

With all that extra time in quarantine music probably became way more important to a lot of people, but what about your playlists? Of course there are normal ones like chores and working out, but what unusual ones do you have? AJ & McCall also happen to agree on one playlist they want to make, a funeral one. They want it to be a party at theirs for the Debate At 8.

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AJ & McCall: Wrong Place, Wrong Text Debate @8

It all started with Tom Brady wandering in to the wrong house, but everyone has gone in the wrong place right? Both AJ & McCall have gotten in to the wrong car, but who was the silliest for the Debate At 8? As much as a mistake as that was, it can't be as embarrassing as sending the wrong the text. AJ & McCall have quite the story of an accidental test, but really it's all the lady pants industry's fault.

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AJ & McCall: Zoom Dating Debate @8

Have you had a Zoom meeting? AJ had a friend asked like it was something everyone needs to do. Apparently now there's Zoom fatigue because people are freaking out about how they look and getting stressed. AJ & McCall think that's just the energy as a whole. Is a Zoom date a good idea for the Debate At 8? AJ had a friend get asked out on one and thinks it's super lame but McCall disagrees.

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AJ & McCall: Your Home Space Debate @8

A day after trying to figure out how to spend our stimulus checks AJ & McCall need to walk it back. Hotels are offering their rooms as a place to self-quarantine to get work done and AJ & McCall aren't feeling it because that would seem counter intuitive to making money. However, AJ & McCall don't have kids. How important is it to have your own space in the house for the Debate At 8? 

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