Episode 83 - Elon Musk Is A Tool
In this episode of The Chris and Andre Show, the guys kick things off with some quick hits on pop culture, then slide over to business to talk about the fast-food labor shortage. They also welcome their first guest in a LONG time, Joe Michilot who gives his perspective on advertising, sports, life, politics, and his review of the latest xBox video games.
In this episode of The Chris and Andre Show, the guys kick things off with some quick hits on pop culture, then slide over to business to talk about the fast-food labor shortage. They also welcome their first guest in a LONG time, Joe Michilot, who gives his perspective on advertising, sports, life, politics, and his review of the latest xBox video games.
(00:02:02) Quick Hits - In this week’s installment, the guys discuss Shang-Chi, Red Notice, Saturday Night Live, anti-woke superhero content, the downfall of the Rap industry (feat. Island Boys), and the migration of the older crowd to Reddit.
(00:24:51) Business - The guys talk about words you shouldn’t use in business discussions and why, try to understand the root cause of the fast-food labor shortage and examine how McDonald’s and Wendy’s are adapting.
(00:32:10) Special Guest Joe Michilot joins the show to give his perspective on the remaining topics! Andre complains about luxury car commercials for a very specific reason, Chris and Joe share their experiences with customers exploiting the rules.
(00:58:49) Sports - Chris is loving Cam Newton returning to the Panthers and asks the hating Andre if he would rather have Cam or Teddy Bridgewater on the Broncos right now. Speaking of the Broncos, they lost again and Teddy didn’t make a play to tackle a fumble return, but fortunately Andre is thrilled that the USMNT defeated Mexico 2-0.
(01:18:43) Life - Andre shares the latest news on affordable housing initiatives in Wake County, Joe provides his perspective on gentrification having grown up in Wilmington.
(01:38:07) Politics - Andre says Elon Musk is a tool and takes issue with Mayor Steven Reed’s assessment of America's intellectual understanding of inflation, Andre claims his smoke detector is a communist.
(02:02:20) Video Games - Special Guest Joe Michilot lends his video game expertise to the conversation as the trio discuss the pros and cons of the newest Call of Duty installment, Vanguard, the surprise Halo release (!), and Chris and Joe’s experience playing Back4Blood.
Somehow, the conversation veers towards comics and DC/Marvel movies, with an intense focus on Batman and the different actors who have played the role over the years.