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



Episode 038 - Dreams - Part 1

June 11, 2018

We open this week with some follow-up on some hate from all the way back in episode 2.  Don’t worry if you haven’t heard episode 2. It’s not that complicated. Then Joe gets into the things he hates about dreaming.  It’s a universal experience with some parts that deserve to be hated. Plus, Joe rates hate from his dreamy listeners.


Episode 037 - Movies - Part 1

June 4, 2018

Joe discusses some of the things that he hates about movies.  From “Meet the Parents” to endangering kids like terrible writers, Joe lays on the hate to cover it all.  Plus, Joe rates a cornucopia of listener hate.


Episode 036 - Homeowership - Part 1

May 28, 2018

This week, Joe shares his distain for things that plague homeowners.  Joe talks about how he hates laying tile, needing a new kitchen floor, and how he hotwired his old washing machine.  Joe despenses what he thinks is a couple of pieces of good advice.  Plus Joe rates your hate.


Here is the link to support Jen's Over the Edge drive:  https://ote4victory.org/jen-fackler/