It Seemed Like A Good Idea At The Time: TIA 29


Jackie Vleck, Lance Whinery and Matt Flangan share their deep dark decision-making process. Tune in for witches, wheelchairs and the 4:30am shift at the local strip joint.

Show Notes:

Form: The 3fer: Three people, three stories, one theme.

Theme: It Seemed Like A Good Idea At The Time

Storytellers: Jackie Vleck, Lance Whinery, Matthew C. Flanagan

Part One: "Dumpster Audition" by Jackie Vleck

Part Two:  "Forget It, Lance, It's Chinatown" by Lance Whinery

Part Three:  "The 4:30am Shift" by Matthew C. Flanagan


Our opening and closing music is a selection from "Unlocked Door" used by permission of Alex Cook. Thank you Alex!

If you want to hear the complete songs, check out Alex Cook's bandcamp page and his website Stonebalancer

You know you want it:  White Wizzard's "High Speed GTO"

The following song from The Free Music Archive also appeared in this episode under a Creative Commons License:

"This Party" by Jimmy & The Threats

Oh and this article about Wheelchair Etiquette might come in handy some day…


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