Don Elgin

Giddy Up Podcast Episode 8

Olympic Gold Medalist Lauren Burns, JT meets his Dad, some great life hacks, the truth behind COVID testing, dad jokes and more!

What’s on this week’s segments?

  • What got your attention this week? Lot’s on this week with some great Elgin family news, Olympics, an inspiring way to bring joy to our elderly community, Kanye, JT shares his COVID testing experience, how to buy aussie made goods, Coon Cheese name change, Majak Daw and lots more!   
  • JT’s Journey – We join JT as he meets his father for the very first time when he turns 40. 
  • Media watch – JT makes up for his effort last week and actually has a recording. 
  • Don’s Diary – This week we go back to Don as a 6-year-old and how he dealt with some tough kids at school. 
  • Lifehack of the week – Some surprisingly useful tips this week from Don to save you some cash and reducing your stress levels through COVID.
  • Heroes and zeroes – Some well-deserved heroes get some credit and Don loses his sh$t with this week’s Zero – Karen from Bunnings.
  • Celebrity rewind – Olympic Gold Medalist Lauren Burns joins us as our celebrity guest. 
  • Dad joke of the week – After dropping the c-bomb last week JT brings it back a notch with a couple of classic Dad jokes.
  • Customer Service Blowtorch – JT covers one of the main frustrations with ringing a call centre and we learn about one of the new technologies that might make your life easier.
  • Audience Q&A – Some great feedback from our listeners this week with a few funny stories to share.

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