Current Projects

The Straight Beef was started in October 2009. Started by Michael Marino, Scott Blumenthal, and John McManus, The Straight Beef’s goal is to not only review burgers in the Triangle area of North Carolina but educate the reader on proper burgiatric principles.

The Compleat Dad Podcast is a podcast by Michael and Scott. It answers the burning parenting questions like which flavor of Laffy Taffy is the most disgusting? At what age should your shield learn the truth about the fake-thumb trick? Why must the party that smelt it be held responsible for having dealt it? Listen to help navigate these critical questions islands more.