Surprisingly Awesome

A show that delves into topics that seem mundane, annoying and sometimes downright boring - to reveal that they're surprisingly awesome.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 35m. Bisher sind 32 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint jede zweite Woche


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 25 April 2017  11m

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A goodbye from Surprisingly Awesome. And hello to Every Little Thing.


 12 April 2017  3m


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 20 January 2017  22m

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 22 December 2016  20m

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 21 November 2016  23m

#23 The Wedding

Something borrowed, something blue, something that explains why weddings look the way they do.


 19 October 2016  40m

#22 Wedding Planning

This week: It's awesome in the sacred sense - but stressful in the practical sense.


 05 October 2016  37m

#21 Postal Addresses

4 billion people in the world don't have standard addresses - so how do they get mail?


 21 September 2016  46m

#20 Crying

You cry when you DON'T want to; you can't cry when you DO want to. Tim Manley, literally the creator of "The Feels" helps us explore why we cry.


 07 September 2016  45m