Hosts & Related

Thomas Smith

What other shows has Thomas Appeared on?



Andrew Torrez

What other shows has Andrew Appeared on?

What law related books does Andrew recommend?



Guests

Who has appeared on the Show?


How do I find out more about Andrew Seidel?



Production

Who does the opening and closing dialog for the episodes?


Who is Brian and why does he keep getting fired?



References

What does the injoke ___ mean?

  • Many of the references and injokes can be found here, List of References. This list doesn't usually include general pop culture references


The reference I'm after isn't on the list, what does it mean?

  • If you can't find what you're after on the list (and it is incomplete) you can ask on the Facebook group.


Where does the quote in the opening come from?

  • The source of the introductory quotes can be found on the page for each introduction, check the list of show intros to find the one you want


Where does the quote for a specific segment come from?

  • The source of the quotes for segments can be found on the individual segment pages, check the list of segments to find the one you want


Common reference questions

What does the injoke armature mean?


What does yodel mountain mean?



Patreon

How do I join


What do I get


When will they read out my name

  • New Patrons are read out on the Tuesday after they join, and at the $5 or more patron level, your name will be read out weekly on Fridays show after 1 month of pledging.


How many letters in a patron name?

  • Approximately 64. It will let you type forever so after you save the changes make sure to click on "Your Profile" to make sure nothing got cut off.

How do I change my Patreon name?

  • Log in to patreon.com on a computer
    • Hover the cursor over your picture and click on "Your Profile"
    • Click on orange box "Edit Profile"
    • Change the "Name" line with consideration of the letter restrictions above
    • Scroll down and click "Save Changes"
  • Log in to patreon.com on a mobile deivce
    • Click on the 3 parallel black lines in the upper right hand corner
    • Click on " Your Profile"
    • Click on orange box "Edit Profile"
    • Change the "Name" line with consideration of the letter restrictions above
    • Scroll down and click "Save Changes"
  • You can not edit your name through the Patreon app


How do I get the Ad free feed?

  • After signing up on http://www.patreon.com/law you will receive an email with a RSS feed link
    • You will need to manually put this link into your podcast app of choice
      • If you have the Apple podcast app click on "Library", then "Edit" and lastly "add a podcast URL"
    • The RSS feed link will always be found on the "Overview" page on http://www.patreon.com/law on the right side of the page under the heading "AUDIO RSS LINK"
    • This feed will show up as "OA Bonus Content" and will contain most of the older episodes, all new episodes and bonus content that is included at your patron level
  • If you upgrade your patron level it is a good idea to delete the current feed and put in the new RSS link
  • Remember: $1 an episode patron's feed will not contain Law'd Awful Movies but should have all other bonus recordings

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What podcast app do people use?

  • Apple Podcast
  • Podcast Addict
  • Pocket Cast
  • Stitcher
  • Downcast
  • Overcast
  • Podcast Republic
  • NOT Google Podcasts
    • It currently doesn’t support RSS feeds


Are there other ways to support the show?

  • YES!
    • Rate and Review on ITunes, Stitcher or whatever podcast app you use
    • Share the show link on Twitter, Facebook, and Reddit
    • Tell your friends and your enemies

The show donated money to a political group using money from patrons. I'm a patron but I live outside the US. Is that legal?
*Yes, as stated in the listener question segment of oa207 these donations are made in the hosts name in compliance with election laws.


Community

Does OA have a book club?

  • Yes, a Facebook Group has been established but it is no way affiliated with the show or the official Facebook group. It is run by fans for fans.

Does OA have local meet-ups?



Ads

What was the code for ___?


Why are there ads?



Complaints

What do I do if I have a suggestion or complaint about the show?

  • As per the outro: "For questions, suggestions and complaints: email us at moc.liamg|stnemugrAnepO#moc.liamg|stnemugrAnepO."
  • Try to avoid complaining on the twitter or facebook pages:
    • You're probably not the first so it can become tiresome for other fans, and especially the guys to see the same complaints over and over
    • If you think you're doing it in a funny way remember that what seems funny to you won't to every one else


Why does Thomas keep interrupting?

  • "We at OA believe we have found a balance we like and currently welcome Thomas' constant interrupting of Andrew's endless lectures."
    • If Thomas does cut Andrew off and the conversation gets derailed we suggest you write down what he was saying and ask him moc.liamg|stnemugranepo#ereh or post to the Facebook group and tag him.
  • Otherwise feel free to send them an email at moc.liamg|stnemugranepo#moc.liamg|stnemugranepo


Can the audio issues be fixed on episodes 185-194?

  • Brian Ziegenhagen works hard to address all the audio issues. Past episodes will not be fixed.
  • If you hear a problem with the audio chances are they heard it too and are working to fix it before the next episode. Some issues may take a couple episodes to fix.


A statement on the show was offensive and it went unchallenged, what can I do?

  • As Andrew has stated in OA207 "We intend for this to be a challenging show" in response to a listener question about this.
  • Before contacting the show please listen to the comment you found offensive a second time to make sure you fully understand the statement in the context of the discussion.