Common Ground & Common Sense Podcast

Common Ground & Common Sense Podcast

Common Grounds and Common Sense Podcast: The one where a guy from the west coast and a girl from the east coast drink coffee, and try to find some common ground and bring common sense to a complicated issue. Topics range from the First Amendment to Urban Legends.

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Urban Legends, Superstition, & Conspiracy

Wendigos, Tengu, & Mothman! Oh My!

May 14, 2022

Kevin and Jaime are back in the studio with special guest Briar to dive into the wonderful world of cryptids. Is Mothman trying to save the day? Are Tengu spirits to be tangled with? Where be the Wendigo? (Hopefully we never…

Guest: Briar
Communication Lists Urban Legends, Superstition, & Conspiracy

Cryptic Cryptids & Communication

May 6, 2022

Taking a break from  our “Pursuit of” series, Jaime takes a look at cryptids - the fun, the freaky, and the fascinating!

Pursuit Of

In Pursuit Of: The Wacky Wild World of Wages

April 28, 2022

Jaime and Kevin discuss wages, labor shortages, inflation, myths, and mayhem. Listen in for their thoughts on how stuff like money relates to the pursuit of happiness. Also, please remember your worth is not equated to your …

Pursuit Of

In Pursuit of: Wages in America

April 22, 2022

In this episode Kevin tries his best to shed light on the wage conversation in America today. Looking at the origins of the federal minimum wage to what could be considered a “living wage” and how that could be calculated.

Equality, Racism, Patriarchy, Genders Pursuit Of US Government, Constitution, Taxes, Rights

In Pursuit Of: Loopholes in Liberty

April 15, 2022

Continuing the “Pursuit of” series, Kevin and Jaime are talking about liberty and the criminal justice system in America. They’re looking at how the 13th Amendment shaped America’s economy and prison system and the impacts w…

Equality, Racism, Patriarchy, Genders Pursuit Of US Government, Constitution, Taxes, Rights

In Pursuit of Liberty

April 7, 2022

Continuing the “Pursuit of” series, Jaime takes a look at Liberty in the US: How it is defined, expectations of liberty, and how people experience it differently. We’re taking a dive into systemic racism and how decisions fr…

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Accidents Will Happen

Sometimes accidents are awful and sometimes they're delightful twists of fate. For example, a woman pushed a wrong button and won TEN MILLION DOLLAR…

Supply Chain Shenanigans

Coffee is a necessity for some of us, especially your every curious cohosts. That said, sometimes we visit coffee shops for Fun Coffee That Someone …

Fueling Up!

For those who have been following along with our Pursuit of Series, where we've been discussing Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness in the US, yo…