Episode 047 - Grab Bag of Hate #5

August 13, 2018

Joe talks about his misophonia, specifically silverware on teeth, "Fourth of July," hairy soap, and more.  Plus, Joe rates hate from Tom, just Tom.  No, don't ask.  This will only be done once and only for Tom.


Episode 046 - Grab Bag of Hate #4

August 6, 2018

It’s a grab bag episode.  Joe talks about how he hates some oddly specific things and some things that everyone probably hates.  Topics covered include, unbuttoned sleeves, raccoons getting into his trash and beaches on lakes, which Joe is strangely passionate about.  Plus, joe rates a grab bag of listener hate


Episode 045 - DVTs

July 30, 2018

This week we have an unexpected topic as Joe tells the story of his latest visit to the ER and shares his experience with his DVT.  Joe goes on to hate a couple of related things and outs CVS for sucking as bad as they do.  Plus, Joe rates a grab bag of istener hate, because this was suppose to be a grab bag episode.


Episode 044 - Parenting - Part 1

July 23, 2018

In this episode, Joe and Jake talk about patronizing children, negotiating with children, anti-vaxers and more.  Plus Joe rates your hate. We decided during the recording of this episode, there will be no parenting part 2.



Episode 043 - Auto Dealerships and Mechanics - Part 1

July 17, 2018

Why can’t car dealers be decent people?  Why do some mechanics have to be awful? This week Joe shares a few stories of the shenanigans these people pull.  All of these stories are true, 100% true. Plus Joe rates listener hate on the subject.


Episode 042 - Losing Stuff - Part 1

July 9, 2018

There is nothing Joe likes about losing stuff so you know there is so much to hate.  This week Joe and Jake talk about losing stuff like lip balm and socks. Joe shares how his behavior changes when he’s looking for something.  The discussion turns to one of quantum mechanics and there is a special (albeit brief) appearance by Lisa from Upstairs. Plus, Joe rates a ton of listener hate on the subject.


Episode 041 - Fashion Faux Pas - Part 1

July 3, 2018

It’s an extra long episode (26 minutes) to make up for being a day late.  Joe hates on poor personal fashion sense. From knit hats in summer to leaving those tags on a sport coat, Joe and Jake cover bad fashion decisions.  Then in “Joe Rates Your Hate,” They share what they have learned about leggings.


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Episode 040 - Advertising - Part 2

June 25, 2018

Joe takes out his crappy day on advertising.  Joe bashes YouTube, IMDB, and gross ads. Plus Joe rates Listener hate.



Story Time with Joe - Pizza Hut Plant

June 20, 2018

Please enjoy this 100% true story from Joe's Life.


Episode 039 - Driving - Part 2

June 18, 2018

This week Joe and Jake discuss more driving hate.  Joe talks about driving in D.C., how other people are terrible drivers and people, and Jake shares some of is hate on the topic as well.  Then, as always, Joe rates the driving hate from listeners.

Episode photo credit: Super Listener Chad