Problem Solvers…ish #13: Hamilton Tickets…or lack thereof.

“Hamilton” is the hottest musical in the country right now, and it has been that way for months. Proving that they are not only first class problem solvers, but also first-world problem solvers, Lex and Seth tackle the very serious and tragic issue of not being able to get Hamilton tickets. The official word on “Hamilton” tickets from the Richard […]

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Problem Solvers…ish #9 — Allusions down on the Animal Farm

CAN our heroes rescue a poor, lost student from the complex pitfalls (and pratfalls) of and American literature classic like George Orwell’s Animal Farm? Can Lex and Seth illuminate the obscurities of illusion (Or was it allusion? Or maybe e-lusion?) constructed to make life murder for a hapless adolescent? In a pig’s eye, I say, but you can dream if […]

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Problem Solvers…ish #8 — The Time/Money, Work/Life (im-)balance

NSFW: Seth and Lex waste the time of a listener who contacted us to ask how to more time to make valuable use of his life… Today’s problem came in via e-mail from a completely unknown source! What a shame that he knows how to get a hole of us—he may want his money back. Oh, wait! We don’t charge […]

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Problem Solvers…ish #4 — Don’t put up with poop from your neighbors!

Neighbor Relations: A messy minefield after a scooper war…   Your neighbors’ dog is a poop factory. Your neighbors don’t care. How do ask your neighbors to clean up after their dog without stepping in it? We mean an inter-apartment landmine of hostility, of course. The issue seems pretty cut and dried to you (or maybe not so dried…yeesh!)—not your […]

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Problem Solvers…ish #3 — Election Woes: Living in an Idiocracy?

Cerebral Electoralosis: Stupidity Exacerbated by Prolonged Exposure to Election Coverage     Has the coming election turned YOUR friends, family, and co-workers into morons? Hoo-BOY is this a tough problem! You can just about hear the droplets of sweat trickle down the ashen faces of our trustee solutioneers as they grapple with one of the BIG conversational No-Nos—politics. But we […]

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Problem Solvers…ish #2 — Dearly Invited…Wedding RSVPuhleeze.

The Dreaded Wedding Invitation     Nothing like a June Wedding! Unless you had other plans for those 30 days… Okay, so of course we know that there are some Blessed Events you really DO want to go to. But you and the nuptiates knew you’d be there long before the gilt-scripted envelope showed up. We’re talking about those invites […]

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Problem Solvers…ish #1 — Racism

Welcome! And say hello to Problem Solvers…ish, the latest addition to the Greylock Glass’ offerings. It’s also the first show we’ve launched strictly for your entertainment and amusement. It’s comedy meets the advice column!     Every week Seth Brown and Lex Friedman tackle a listener submitted problem. It could be any kind of issue—family, career, love, religion, political. Doesn’t […]

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