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AJ & McCall: After Show 02/19/20

The computer completely crashed during the AJ & McCall Show and it the technical malfunctions haven't stopped. How long until McCall adopts planners for everyone. How did Producer Butterz not hear what happened to our midday girl Jenn? Is the cool versus age graph right? All of the VFX parents will soon be 50, but how do you celebrate? Who is coming to poker night? AJ has a new charity to clear the history of playing cards. 

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AJ & McCall: After Show 02/18/20

A quick social media update, including a mysterious VFX co-host. AJ gave his lesson on what not to say with his worst foot in mouth story, but what is the whole back story? McCall is scared by AJ's stories, but what about Producer Butterz's heartbreak? AJ & McCall get tired of the marriage questions, but AJ has a friend he bugs. Producer Butterz gets a wedding crash course. Who will be in the bridal parties? What are the rules with siblings? What's the difference between Utah weddings and everywhere else? Plans and invites are starting to go out for all three weddings.

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AJ & McCall: After Show 02/17/20

McCall may have the best way to celebrate President's Day. AJ gonna start a text thread with the other significant others in Ashleigh's family. Producer Butterz doesn't agree with AJ's assessment of the most awkward place to be recognized. Did you know getting baby fever is getting bluntly beat over the head with the question about kids over and over again? How are any of them gonna get out of the situation? McCall also knows someone who suffers from miracle pregnancies.  

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AJ & McCall: After Show 02/11/20

McCall had an important dog related errand to take care of so it's AJ and Producer Butterz. Who has a bathrobe because this topic became much more complicated then it should have. Does anyone really need to do something EXACTLY on Valentine's Day? Actually, why do holidays suck? There was meaning and historical importance to them at some point, but who honors those anymore? How long until others get commercialized? Commercialized holidays are actually a big part of the story of how AJ's brother got suspended from high school radio.

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AJ & McCall: After Show 02/10/20

The broom is still standing but one of AJ, McCall and Producer Butterz has done it before. Certain birthdays are likely to be a serial killer, and one of AJ or McCall's significant others has one of those birthdays. Does Producer Butterz think the bosses spy on us. How is the VFX team going to remodel the studio? Then all heck breaks lose on the podcast.

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AJ & McCall: After Show 02/07/20

The make up argument continued after the Debate At 8 and McCall was raging even harder while AJ just laughed. Maybe McCall was right, but who hasn't seen those mind blowing makeovers. Another co-worker started a discussion about how AJ's language has rubbed off on everyone, including McCall and Producer Butterz. There is no spreading of positivism today, no matter how hard AJ tried. McCall is going to punch things today...but will AJ? 

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AJ & McCall: After Show 02/06/20

After the Valentine's Fix for the Debate At 8 after AJ & McCall shared all their terrible relationship stories, what is Producer Butterz's worst story? Which is easier to date, men or women? After saying he doesn't date, Producer Butterz wants more explanation on the levels of a relationship. How does Utah's dating timeline compare to other places? What age do you start freaking out that you won't meet anyone? How do you deal with it?

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AJ & McCall: After Show 02/05/20

AJ didn't freeze to death while out in the nine degree weather yesterday. AJ introduced McCall to the pants radius during the Debate At 8, and Producer Butterz is having none of it. Does anyone REALLY know what's happening on Center Street? Who really is the unhappy one sowing seeds of mistrust? Yet another internship failed, will VFX try again? McCall is thinking about a road trip to Montana, AJ hates Wyoming and who doesn't laugh at the city Butte? 

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AJ & McCall: After Show 02/03/20

Is it possible to have something that the internet doesn't get outraged over? Why is such energy wasted? If it's something you don't like then just don't watch it. Just because you have a platform doesn't mean your thoughts are pure gold. On a much more positive note, what were AJ & McCall and Producer Butterz's favorite commercials? Producer Butterz upset AJ & McCall because he didn't know the star in the Tide Pods commercial. There's a lot of outrage over the half time show, but how was it really? Who would be the perfect Super Bowl half time show?  

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AJ & McCall: After Show 01/31/20

January is finally ending! But are all the bad things out of the way OR is it an indication of how the rest of 2020 will be? McCall is sad it's winter, breaking news, and AJ is calling out the Farmer's Almanac for their bologna prediction. Will Producer Butterz be okay if AJ & McCall skip work Monday after the Super Bowl? What if they could win $10,000? Does everyone who has lived with roommates have a bad roommate story? For the Debate At 8 people are trying to weigh the pros and cons for why AJ & McCall should have kids...and it isn't working. 

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AJ & McCall: After Show 01/30/20

Who knew Natashsa Bedingfield and the Gorillaz have the EXACT SAME sunshine dealer. Did you see the super trippy 1970's McDonald's commercial? Even trippier, AJ & McCall watched the Ronald McDonald cartoons as a kid. Producer Butterz says it's not just January that seems to last forever. It's a good year for holidays in 2020 but who is actually going to request off McCall's birthday first? What was your cringey first screen name? How is slang born? And what movie did Producer Butterz not know Nick Cannon was in?!

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AJ & McCall: After Show 01/29/20

Seagulls are stupid and AJ doesn't care who knows it. How dare Producer Butterz even try and justify the California Gull as the Utah state bird. The pest that's bothering McCall is Box Elder Bugs, which are impossible to get rid of. Soon Producer Butterz will react all the Saw movies with grasshoppers. How do you know AJ is upset? The big event on the calendar is the next time free food is brought to work. If you met a dog there's no way you can have a more awkward interaction than Mike Bloomberg. 

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AJ & McCall: After Show 01/28/20

McCall on coffee and cold medicine is pretty bipolar; it's gonna be an up and down podcast. AJ came up with a prank for some VFX trolls but it didn't got the way he thought it would. Producer Butterz really thinks AJ needs to get the last laugh even if trolls were turned to fans. How is that McCall thought she had to pay for a library card. Everything is heading towards separate and paid for and it's so annoying! Do you read on tablet? There was one level of parent embarrassment we didn't get to in the Debate At 8, and it's a good one!

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AJ & McCall: After Show 01/27/20

Will AJ ever be able to figure out how to pay his credit card? Producer Butterz is finally back after being sick, he hated it, and it has spread around the entire building. No one likes going McCall, but ESPECIALLY McCall after she felt like she got scammed. How is AJ pranking some VFX trolls? Who is having mail issues? Why do banks suck? Public institutions are under attack! Are tracking numbers REALLY stress reducing? 

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AJ & McCall: After Show 01/24/20

The only thing worse than feeling like it's January 84th is thinking today was Monday like McCall did. Producer Butterz is out yet again, third day in a row and AJ thinks he's a wimp. Why does Utah put stuff in jello? Are there really any good birds? Is it possible McCall's favorite chicken is immortal? Those darn dogs are such good hunters. Would you risk driving the canyon in this weather? With this fog?

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AJ & McCall: After Show 01/23/20

Ajay is nice enough to fill in with Producer Butterz out sick and McCall gone because Dustin is having his eyes removed. Who would win a freestyle rap battle between AJ and Ajay? What music would be on your pump up playlist? Quick tangent on baseball because of the cheating scandal, but do you do New Year's Resolutions? Are you 'trying to live your best life' in 2020? The motto for 2020 is 'Don't give an F!' because there's no reason to waste energy getting upset about dumb things.

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AJ & McCall: After Show 01/22/20

No Producer Butterz, who's out sick, and it seems like quickly the entire VFX staff is coming down with something. McCall broke the news about the Smithfield screw story but AJ & McCall didn't hear any stories. One of AJ's best friends has a daughter that's about to turn three and he can't believe where the time has gone. Where is AJ at with his heels dug in on the pet adoption? Pets have an amazing ability to seemingly know the end is coming. Could AJ or McCall foster pets?

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AJ & McCall: After Show 01/21/20

Anyone feeling like it's January 74th? Nickelback is going on tour! AJ & McCall and Producer Butterz still don't understand why they bash on them when they dominated music for several years. The Radio Ranch Ghost has started being mischievous with AJ & McCall but has Producer Butterz noticed? AJ has an irrational fear of becoming a grasshopper at the gym, which is Producer Butterz's number one hate. Who's giving McCall the murder vibes? Can you figure out how to work song lyrics in to a conversation? What website does AJ want to buy?

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AJ & McCall: After Show 01/17/20

AJ pranked his parents but needs help to respond to one parent while the other wants to put his name down for a timeshare. McCall noticed there's another fight over the thermostat. Producer Butterz had to have a conversation with his grandma because of the Utahndoms the Health Department got in trouble for. AJ has been hit in the head with a frying pan and McCall stabbed a date in the hand with a fork. Friday is back to being new music Friday and Producer Butterz craps on AJ's new tradition. McCall has been set up for the perfect crime!

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AJ & McCall: After Show 01/16/20

Producer Butterz just has to constantly remind AJ & McCall that it isn't Friday. McCall judged shopping weaknesses during the Debate At 8 and found out that her biggest purchase wasn't that bad...or so she thought. The VFX staff is apparently adults because a rug discussion breaks out. The Utah Department of Health is backtracking after the Utahndom slogans, but everyone thinks they're awesome! Producer Butterz and AJ won't be getting cats any time soon after finding out they eat dead bodies, in a very messed up study. Quickly a discussion of being snowed in and cannibalism is up for discussion. 

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AJ & McCall: After Show 01/15/20

How dare anyone take credit for Producer Butterz finding the weirdest music video of all time. Would You Rather Wednesday was literal torture for McCall but it's something that AJ already has. Producer Butterz agrees with AJ that carpet in the kitchen is better than the bathroom but thinks some remodeling needs to happen. A Sandy man was locked inside his gym, which McCall says is the ideal choice, but Producer Butterz runs off with his ideal scenario. How can two loaves of bread cause a fight? AJ & McCall don't like popcorn, but only AJ is royally confused by the appliance Producer Butterz has. 

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AJ & McCall: After Show 01/14/20

AJ & McCall are rolling ankle deep in haters, which means plenty of angry emails for Producer Butterz. Both AJ & McCall got blocked on Twitter and it reminded AJ of lesson that stuck with him from therapy. Did the delivery guy from the Debate At 8 shoot his shot or step over the creepy line? Giving a stranger your social media or phone number, which would be less worse? 2020 is bringing some weird energy. Always remember the next time you stick your foot in your mouth at least you didn't cost your family $10,000. 

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AJ & McCall: After Show 01/13/20

Anyone else limping in to this week? AJ & McCall and Producer Butterz search the 'holidays' over the next month and a half to find some days off. Apparently no one is going to listen to AJ's advice. Have you ever had Russian cuisine? Producer Butterz is completely confused by home style potatoes since he eats them raw. McCall got started on deleting everything but will she regret it? Why is Producer Butterz getting everyone to take an extra cheat day? 

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AJ & McCall: After Show 01/10/20

If we had a three day weekend which day of the week would you take off? Producer Butterz got a complaint after AJ & McCall poked fun at the Bass Pro Shop wedding, but come on! Instead, how about you just laugh along because there's plenty of fun pointed at AJ & McCall also. Producer Butterz needs Monopoly explained to him once again as the debate has raged all morning. One of the McCall's worst nightmares is having Producer Butterz explain her celebrity gossip to her. Pomelos, Tamatillos are just a few words that confuse Producer Butterz. 

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AJ & McCall: After Show 01/09/20

Was Producer Butterz in the AJ & McCall videos this morning? There's actually another small star, Craig, who has even been hit on for his appearances on the VFX social media. There's also Albus, the coworker that's renowned for his anger, who everyone wants to see blow up...just not on them. Code Purple is the VFX escape plan but it's now 'twweeeeennnnntttttyyy!' Producer Butterz says AJ's friend who bailed on the check for revenge is awesome! McCall ups the revenge ante that will make all guys cringe. Can Producer Butterz give jaded love advice? Are you using the power phrase at work? Let this serve as incriminating evidence that it's McCall's plan to prank the bossy boss.

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AJ & McCall: After Show 01/08/20

AJ's brain was DEFINITELY melted yesterday and it has been scientifically proven he's the least favorite child. McCall and Producer Butterz think the choice he was left out of the will says something about him. How do you pick a career out of spite? Who has life insurance, can you even talk about it? What is McCall gonna do in Vegas to make up for her 21st birthday? 

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AJ & McCall: After Show 01/07/20

What did everyone miss from AJ's petition to go with just the two day work week for January to slide in to 2020? Thought McCall and Producer Butterz have witnessed AJ unable to speak English all day so maybe he's just crazy. Who's ready for McCall's cooking corner? Not Producer Butterz! Just Hamburger Helper for him, though gets close to setting his house on fire. Will anyone support AJ wanting to punch a kangaroo in the face? AJ & McCall are such rule breakers.

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AJ & McCall: After Show 01/06/20

Make up AND football?! It's an After Show with something for everyone. AJ visited a make up store that has McCall enraged and Producer Butterz hear a funny comment about some QB that everyone is happy lost. AJ lost a ton of money with his mom, McCall learned something new and everyone gambles. AJ & McCall have a message for crappy fans. The narcing tables got turned on McCall this weekend. Also, Dustin had his eyes removed (not really but keep the joke going). Also, YouTube sucks.

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AJ & McCall: After Show 01/03/20

Did you enjoy 2020 since World War 3 is trending? AJ's recurring nightmare has come to life only for McCall to match it with something ridiculous. What has Producer Butterz been dreaming about? There are some weird fears out there. What's gross in a hotel room and what can you take? McCall discovered she eye rolls WAY MORE than she ever thought. Who's the nicest of the three?

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AJ & McCall: After Show 01/02/20

AJ & McCall and Producer Butterz are all back and have so much to catch up for the start of 2020. The two day work week should be kept so we can ease back in to it right? McCall didn't know how to play Minesweeper and that gets everyone playing a game through the podcast. What is everyone's New Year Resolutions? Fresh off a road trip a travel discussion gets a little creepy. AJ guarantees that he got one of the weirdest gifts ever, but will Producer Butterz agree? McCall doesn't believe in shopping locally. What places does everyone want to see in the valley. 

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AJ & McCall: After Show 12/20/19

The holiday haze is real but Producer Butterz is all set for the holiday break thanks to AJ letting him borrow his Super Nintendo system. AJ will be traveling and McCall is just hoping not to be sick the whole break. Will anyone be doing anything cool for New Year's Eve and the countdown? When you have time off do you still wake up at the same time? What are the final VFX crew words for 2020?

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AJ & McCall: After Show 12/19/19

Communication doesn't go real well in AJ's family. Apparently Cache Valley doesn't know their Christmas music very well because the Unnecessary Censored Christmas game has only had one of five winners the first two days. AJ, McCall and Producer Butterz all recommend you stay off Facebook today and find your way to Tik Tok. It's a full social media breakdown so you can be famous like McCall!

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AJ & McCall: After Show 12/18/19

McCall and Producer Butterz went on an adventure for tangerines because they ate the whole building out of them. Get ready to sip some tea! AJ thinks they should take it up to another notch by abusing the 'send all' emails to everyone across the company. A moment of silence for Chugg the Cow. Who is expressive with their faces of the VFX crew? At a party last night AJ noticed the kind of people that attend a party but Producer Butterz and McCall are a step ahead of him. Watch out for vehicles EVERYWHERE in Utah. How would you like a complainy text from McCall at 5am in the morning.

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AJ & McCall: After Show 12/17/19

McCall has absolutely no understanding for the people who trace out pictures while jogging with their FitBits. McCall also refuses to run outside. Does AJ or Producer Butterz love tangerines as much as McCall? What foods are not worth it? McCall got to use a prime dad joke and it fell on deaf ears. Also, never get a glass stove. McCall started a new show and AJ thinks everyone should watch it.

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AJ & McCall: After Show 12/13/19

Is it next Friday yet when we have holiday break? McCall and Producer Butterz are feeling the mega throwbacks today. Who would have thought AJ & McCall got in trouble for joking about the low road when they got a serial killer letter telling them they suck. Like everyone takes the high road EVERY TIME? The traffic and bad driving never stops, especially when there's trips to Preston multiple times. Who's all going to the work Christmas party? Anyone? Did McCall and Producer Butterz get paid to talk about instapots? 

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AJ & McCall: After Show 12/12/19

It's day two of holiday party games and AJ noticed something about the losing during the games. Who gives the best clues out of AJ, McCall or Producer Butterz? There is definitely a conspiracy theory to keep AJ away from the rest of the VFX team. What are McCall and Producer Butterz going to do for their party day? Three guesses on who taught everyone how to be passive aggressive and snarky? How does the VFX gang avoid talking to everyone? Heaven forbid if you're one of the young ones at work because no one will remember your age nor are you allowed to be sad about getting old. Will AJ make it through the snow on his three drives to Preston?

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AJ & McCall: After Show 12/11/19

We're coming to the end of another year, but also the end of a decade. AJ & McCall and Producer Butterz had their first work party with a game of Family Feud, and AJ isn't on the same team as the other two again. What were the top songs of the last decade? Producer Butterz has the top 5 songs fro 2010-2018 as AJ & McCall try and guess and talk about some of their memories.

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AJ & McCall: After Show 12/09/19

AJ is back! How was AJ's trip and what did he bring back for McCall and Producer Butterz? Was there anything that annoyed AJ on his trip? Better be careful with how quick things move in Asia. No matter where you go the driving in Utah will never be missed. What's the scariest form of transportation you've taken? There is definitely too much flying.

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