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Pathetic Minds Think Alike

One of the least beloved parts of our show is the rhyme promo, the part where Peter says something like "coming up, Carl is named Rhyme Magazine Person of the Year in our listener limerick challenge." Usually how it gets made is Mike and I spend five minutes brainstorming a few before the show, and we just pick the one most likely to get Peter booed.

But for this weekend's show, something amazing happened. At 11:30am Thursday, at exactly the same second, these two emails were sent:

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Screencap of emails.
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It's hard to believe two people can both have an idea that bad at exactly the same second.

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