Todcast – Episode 130


Synopsis: In this week’s Todcast we learn the secret behind Tony’s fashion choices, how to shoplift a movie and the best winter jobs for OCBP Lifeguards.

Relevant Quotes:

“I decided to stop fighting it, and be the fat guy in the Hawaiian shirt.” — Tony

“Walk with purpose, it works.” — Todd

“Part of it is true, most of it is made up, but all of it is cool.” — Tony

“Criminals are always greedy.” — Todd

This week, for reason that make sense if you hear the whole story, I had to sneak into a movie. By colluding with my brother I was able to see “The World’s End” which was wonderful and also worth seeing.

We debuted a new segment this week called Tourist Trap wherein we discuss tourism news such as it is and such as we find it. Among the stories we covered this week was the notion of Tourist Police. In the Philippines, tourist police act as a legal/cultural guide for tourists who have lost their way, either behaviorally or literally.

Todd imagined what the Ocean City Tourist Police Department (OCTPD) might look like and suggested the job be given to those members of the Ocean City Beach Patrol who had no better plans over the winter.

In his State of the Beer, Bryan Brushmiller provided talked about his most recent foray into the candy business. The carmel in Pam Bier, a new carmel coffee porter, was made in-house, as was the rock-candy to be used in an upcoming release.


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Tony Russo has worked as a print and digital journalist for the better part of the 21st century, writing for and editing regional weeklies, dailies and destination websites including and Tony has written two books on beer for the History Press. Eastern Shore Beer (2014) and Delaware Beer (2016). He lives in Delmar, Md. with his wife Kelly and the only of his four daughters who hasn't moved out. Together they keep their dog and cat comfortable.