Episode 15 - Evan Eckert

May 16, 2017

Tim welcomes Evan Eckert to the show! The two talk about family, near-death experiences, Jug's Catering & joining the family business, the legend of his grandfather eating over 100 White Castle Sliders for a bet, atheism & religion, partying, conspiracy theories, outrage & whining, Donald Trump, Boyz II Men, Hootie & the Blowfish, health issues, fraternity life, bullying, depression and more. Evan also teaches Tim what "laying landmines" means. Lindsay joins Tim in the intro and they discuss road trips, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, Mother's Day, truck stops, The Stanley Hotel, flat tires and Domino's Pizza. Enjoy!


Episode 14 - Andrew Kienle

May 2, 2017

Tim welcomes Andrew Kienle to the show! This was one of the first conversations had for Mouth to Mouth w/ Tim. The two discuss family, growing up in Indianapolis, redeveloping and revitalizing neighborhoods, planning a wedding, marriage proposals, history, the healthcare industry, risk management, bourbon and whiskey, children, cooking, music, movies, Catholicism and more. In the intro Tim talks about Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, anniversaries, and Domino's Pizza.


Episode 13 - Tenille Dukes

April 18, 2017

Tim met Tenille about 20 minutes before they sat down at the mics but that doesn't stop them from immediately getting into a deep and personal discussion. In 85 minutes they discuss Tenille's passion for Soul Reading & Reiki Healing, Seasonal Affective Disorder, sexuality, family, growing up in a very religious and conservative household, keeping her and her wife's marriage a secret from her family for 5 years, studying & working in Costa Rica and Madrid, culture and one's identity, music, love, depression, religion and church, Austin TX, Emeli Sande, paranormal experiences, dreams, Sadza Muriwo Nyama (Zimbabwean dish), and much more! In the intro Tim talks about Easter weekend, gluttony, his birthday and Domino's Pizza. Enjoy!


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Episode 12 - Kyle Larsen

April 4, 2017

Tim welcomes Kyle Larsen to the show! The two discuss relationships, family, teaching, Australia, divorce, music, the apocalypse, children, dating, sperm banks, artificial intelligence, fears, religion and much more. In the intro, Tim talks about feeling old, House Hunters, the band Sweet Spirit, and Domino's Pizza. Enjoy!


Episode 11 - Lindsay Eckert

March 21, 2017

First episode of Spring! In the intro, Tim talks about Ween, Wilson Phillips, pasta making, Domino's Pizza and Shaquille O'Neal's “flat earth theory”. This week's guest lives with Tim, calls him her boyfriend, helped him with the intro episode and deals with his shit on a daily basis. That's right, Lindsay Eckert has returned! She was gracious enough to come on the show and discuss their relationship, how it evolved from a long-term friendship, her work with The Onion, marketing, advertising, the pros and cons of Ad Targeting (tracking consumers' every move online to better serve them relevant ads), family, atheism, empathy, depression, Boyz II Men, feeling old, dating, being a radio DJ in college, starting a female rugby team in college, the fear of snakes, bad habits, and her childhood dream of becoming a Princess/Ballerina/Astronaut. Enjoy!


Episode 10 - Ben Clark

March 7, 2017

In the intro, Tim talks hosting visitors, The Empty Bottle, and music. Ben Clark (singer/songwriter, composer for musicals The Circus In Winter and Skin And Bones) is today's guest! The late-night conversation starts right off with how Ben and Ryan M. Brewer (Episode 4) almost killed a guy hours before. After that, Tim and Ben discuss sports, Ben's music, field recording, musical theatre, Chicago, music as an emotional and mental outlet, depression, food, temping, cockroaches, dreams, ghosts, the Tao Te Ching by Lao-Tzu and more! Tim also plays some of Ben's tracks throughout the episode. In the outro, Tim talks Domino's Pizza and clears the air regarding a mistake he made in a previous episode that affected his girlfriend. Enjoy!


--Ben Clark / The Long Shadows--







--The Circus In Winter: The Musical--



--Skin And Bones: A New Musical by Ben Clark and Andrew Kramer--




***Featured Music***

Thug – from Time and Miles Apart EP

Cold Feet – from Time and Miles Apart EP

Deal 'Em Out – from The Circus In Winter: The Musical

Overgrown – from Skin And Bones: A New Musical by Ben Clark and Andrew Kramer

Creep (Radiohead cover) – from Ben Clark's YouTube page


Episode 9 - Christy Beaver Franzman

February 21, 2017

In the intro, Tim excitedly discusses Denver, weddings, Frontier Airlines, 'weed adventures', and Dominos Pizza (again). Pancake (the cat) also makes an appearance or two in the intro. Christy Beaver Franzman is the guest this week!! She sits down with Tim to discuss family, religion, marriage, fate, growing up, her job as an Indiana State Librarian, historical documents and artifacts preserved at State Libraries, Pizza King, the possible extinction of the human race, depressions, anxiety, medication, music, the need to dismantle the two-party system in polictics, Peyton Manning's forehead, and much much more! She's amazing and Tim is Tim. Enjoy!


Episode 8 - Mark Lewis

February 7, 2017

In the intro, Tim provides an update on detoxing, his longing for Domino's Pizza, and his record buying addiction. NO POLITICS in the intro. Mark Lewis is this week's guest. Tim and Mark go back a long way which allows for a decent amount of 'shit talking', tangents, laughing and thoughtful discussion. They tackle topics such as religion, psychedelics, road rage, healthcare and taking care of a parent, boxing and what it feels like to get punched in the face, food, dreams, self-medicating, extraterrestrial life, online dating, Star Wars, the apocalyspse/rapture, Edward Snowden, the government, depression, social anxiety, friendship, robot sex (Tim's fault), and much more. Enjoy listening to two longtime friends shoot the breeze, dissect life, and learn even more about each other!


Episode 7 - Sherry Smith

January 24, 2017

In the intro, Tim discusses events from the past couple weeks and reveals his love for the Pale Blue Dot. This week's guest is someone Tim has literally known his whole life...his Mom. They discuss her tumultuous childhood, growing up with a manic parent, an ex-husband who was killed in a bar fight by an off-duty police officer, the Ed Sullivan Show, The Beatles & why everyone hates on Ringo, abuse, conspiracy theories, marriage & divorce, what “the good o' days” means, history, dreams, addiction, music, concerts and much more. This conversation is extremely personal and touching and we hope you enjoy!


Episode 6 - James ‘Louie’ Humphries

January 10, 2017

First episode of 2017! Tim talks about detoxing and vinyl records during the intro. This week's guest is James 'Louie' Humphries. A discussion about Louie's recent graduation from Law School leads to topics like criminal justice reform, RICO laws, stop & frisk laws, the ACLU, the Constitution, criminal defense and his work with clemency petitions. Other topics include Louie's time working at Disney World, how he met his wife, fertility issues & in vitro fertilization, religion, music, family, sinkholes, wrestling singlets, how he got his nickname and much more. Tim's favorite quote of Louie's from the episode: “If someone is driving you crazy, take the keys away.” A very entertaining, thoughtful and engaging conversation between two friends. Enjoy!

Additional Links:

ACLU Stop and Frisk Study

Louie's hope for an afterlife