TBTL- Too Beautiful to Live TBTL (Too Beautiful to Live) is a daily weekday podcast from Luke Burbank and co-host/producer Andrew Walsh. It is about life, current events, popular culture, puttering, serial boat ownership, and Tonight Pants. Hotline: (206) 414-8285.
TBTL- Too Beautiful to Live

TBTL- Too Beautiful to Live

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TBTL (Too Beautiful to Live) is a daily weekday podcast from Luke Burbank and co-host/producer Andrew Walsh. It is about life, current events, popular culture, puttering, serial boat ownership, and Tonight Pants. Hotline: (206) 414-8285.

Most Recent Episodes

#3748 Cigarette Aficionado

Luke drops by the studios of Walsh, Walsh, and Doormat for a rare in-person installment of What's In The Box, where he and Andrew open letters and packages sent to the TBTL PO Box.

#3747 Where Everybody Lowe's Your Name

Luke had his first run-in with Stinking Willy yesterday, and he learned a few lessons. Meanwhile, Andrew picks a fight with the internet's favorite child. And Luke has a correction to make...but not an apology!

#3746 Exactly One Hour(ish)

Luke and Andrew debate the advantages and disadvantages of duvets versus bedspreads, then they move on to discuss yesterday's historic Mariner's game. Plus, a listener's adventures at Lowe's teaches us all a valuable lesson. It's just unclear what that lesson is.

#3744 Manic Pixie Dream Zombie

Tens of Listeners step-up to help Luke and Andrew remember some details of TBTL's past. Plus, a French scientist sent out a funny tweet and now he's forced to pretend he did it for some educational purpose.

#3743 TBTL Unexplained

You've got questions, we have...answers? Sort of? Luke and Andrew go through letters from listeners who want to know the origins of jokes, audio drops, and other references regularly heard on TBTL

#3741 Macho Macho Dad

Luke reveals more details about his childhood dresser, which contained illicit football stickers and the rough-hewn lyrics of an '80's banger. He and Andrew also pay respects to Vin Scully and revel in the latest word salad from the Detroit Lions' head coach.

#3740 Dill With It

Pickle flavoring is really having a moment, but pickle-loving Luke isn't into it. He and Andrew also discuss the best and worst tools on a Swiss Army Knife.

#3739 Shut The #%&! Up Elmo

TBTL Friendo and Fancy Hollywood Director Cat Solen hops on the show to explain why Muppets and puppets never break character on set. Plus, a big weekend project leaves Andrew more dim-witted than usual on a Monday. And Luke tries to figure out the difference between wingdings and webdings.

#3738 I Approve This Massage

Luke immediately regrets his decision to sit in a massage chair in the middle of the Bismarck airport, although he did make a new friend while being publicly gyrated. Plus, a chain of chicken restaurants bought $100,000 worth of Mega Millions lottery tickets and intends to share the potential winnings with its employees.

#3735 Big Beautiful Books

Luke joins the show from Bismarck, ND, where he's learning the lay of the land. Meanwhile, Andrew made his first trip to the new TBTL PO Box and found it overflowing with correspondence from Tens of Listeners.