The Newest Olympian

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Is Percy Jackson the YA series we should’ve been reading all along? Join Mike Schubert as he reads through the books for the first time with the help of longtime PJO fans. Whether you're looking for an excuse to finally read these books, or want to re-read an old favorite with a digital book club, grab your blue chocolate chip cookies and listen along. New episodes every Monday!

Episode Date
12 | The Lightning Thief Ch. 14-15 w/ Alison Lührs
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Alison Lührs (@alisontheperson), an improv pal of Mike's, joins to cover two chapters of Rick Riordan's The Lightning Thief. We meet Ares in this one, who is A LOT. Topics include: confetti canons, Dan Brown, et cetera, LA traffic, shoe trustworthiness, Floating McDonald's, maximum hip hop, The Diner State, The Stand, Hydra Cupid, YouTube pranks, boogie boards, friendly whales, charismatic megafauna, and more!

Thanks to our sponsor: Enthusigasm! Listen now at rustyquill.com

— Find The Newest Olympian Online —
• Website: https://thenewestolympian.com
• Patreon: https://thenewestolympian.com/patreon
• Twitter: https://twitter.com/newestolympian
• Instagram: https://instagram.com/newestolympian
• Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/newestolympian

— Production —
• Creator, Host, Producer, Social Media, Web Design: Mike Schubert (https://schub.es)
• Editor: Sherry Guo
• Music: Bettina Campomanes and Brandon Grugle
• Art: Jessica E. Boyd

— About The Show —
Is Percy Jackson the YA series we should’ve been reading all along? Join Mike Schubert as he reads through the books for the first time with the help of longtime PJO fans. Whether you're looking for an excuse to finally read these books, or want to re-read an old favorite with a digital book club, grab your blue chocolate chip cookies and listen along. New episodes of The Newest Olympian every Monday!
Nov 22, 2021
11 | The Lightning Thief Ch. 13B w/ Johnny Frohlichstein
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THE BOYS ARE BACK AND THE GOOFS ARE HERE. Johnny Frohlichstein (@johnnyfrohl) returns as he and Schubes make their way through more of Percy Jackson and The Lightning Thief. Topics include: Architectural Correspondent Kelly Schubert, G.O.A.T. Boy, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, curved elevators, Lewis & Clark, history class, museum pronunciation, Yankee Stadium, The City Museum, therapy monkeys, denim hats, Wolfgang Suck, progress bars, 1-800-TARTARUS, Vance Joy, The Avett Brothers, Malort Corner, aquavit, St. Louis style Halloween, and more!

Thanks to our sponsor: Realm - listen to Orphan Black: The Next Chapter at realm.fm

— Find The Newest Olympian Online —
• Website: https://thenewestolympian.com
• Patreon: https://thenewestolympian.com/patreon
• Twitter: https://twitter.com/newestolympian
• Instagram: https://instagram.com/newestolympian
• Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/newestolympian

— Production —
• Creator, Host, Producer, Social Media, Web Design: Mike Schubert (https://schub.es)
• Editor: Sherry Guo
• Music: Bettina Campomanes and Brandon Grugle
• Art: Jessica E. Boyd

— About The Show —
Is Percy Jackson the YA series we should’ve been reading all along? Join Mike Schubert as he reads through the books for the first time with the help of longtime PJO fans. Whether you're looking for an excuse to finally read these books, or want to re-read an old favorite with a digital book club, grab your blue chocolate chip cookies and listen along. New episodes of The Newest Olympian every Monday!
Nov 15, 2021
10 | The Lightning Thief Ch. 12-13A w/ Johnny Frohlichstein
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Mike's best man, Johnny Frohlichstein, makes his TNO debut after calling dibs to cover Ch. 13 long ago. Hear the obnoxious reason why toward the end! Topics include: Marathoning the books, beach reads, snoring, Interviewing 101, #JusticeForSatyrs, Mozart, Mufasa, YA dreams, sleepovers, #AdoptDontShop, “Amtrack”, Trenton, Trent Krimm, types of ADHD, train boys, Dad Mode Uncle Rick, Heartless, The birds & the bees & the storks of it all, the scentuation, regional blast, The Gateway Arch, The Space Needle, and more!

Thanks to our sponsors:
Imperfect Foods: Get 20% off your first 4 orders at imperfectfoods.com with code "TNO"
Betterhelp: Get 10% off your first month at betterhelp.com/tno

— Find The Newest Olympian Online —
• Website: https://thenewestolympian.com
• Patreon: https://thenewestolympian.com/patreon
• Twitter: https://twitter.com/newestolympian
• Instagram: https://instagram.com/newestolympian
• Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/newestolympian

— Production —
• Creator, Host, Producer, Social Media, Web Design: Mike Schubert (https://schub.es)
• Editor: Sherry Guo
• Music: Bettina Campomanes and Brandon Grugle
• Art: Jessica E. Boyd

— About The Show —
Is Percy Jackson the YA series we should’ve been reading all along? Join Mike Schubert as he reads through the books for the first time with the help of longtime PJO fans. Whether you're looking for an excuse to finally read these books, or want to re-read an old favorite with a digital book club, grab your blue chocolate chip cookies and listen along. New episodes of The Newest Olympian every Monday!
Nov 08, 2021
9 | The Lightning Thief Ch. 11 w/ Beth Reekles
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Author of The Kissing Booth, Beth Reekles, joins Schubes to discuss our heroes' trip to the Garden Gnome Emporium in Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief! Topics include: Overachieving in school, translations, Halloween costumes, Lizzie McGuire, regional fast food, “yes and”, thematic insults, Hindsight Percy, ear vitamins, garden orbs, Pompeii, “in English, please?!”, The Red Baron, bodega bags, ZIP codes, “per my previous email,” CSI Miami, and more!

Thanks to our sponsor, Realm. Listen to Orphan Black: The Next Chapter at realm.fm

— Find The Newest Olympian Online —
• Website: https://thenewestolympian.com
• Patreon: https://thenewestolympian.com/patreon
• Twitter: https://twitter.com/newestolympian
• Instagram: https://instagram.com/newestolympian
• Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/newestolympian

— Production —
• Creator, Host, Producer, Social Media, Web Design: Mike Schubert (https://schub.es)
• Editor: Sherry Guo
• Music: Bettina Campomanes and Brandon Grugle
• Art: Jessica E. Boyd

— About The Show —
Is Percy Jackson the YA series we should’ve been reading all along? Join Mike Schubert as he reads through the books for the first time with the help of longtime PJO fans. Whether you're looking for an excuse to finally read these books, or want to re-read an old favorite with a digital book club, grab your blue chocolate chip cookies and listen along. New episodes of The Newest Olympian every Monday!
Nov 01, 2021
8 | The Lightning Thief Ch. 10 w/ Bobby Wagner
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Bobby Wagner (@bwags) is back for another episode as we continue our quest through Percy Jackson and The Lightning Thief! Topics include: Latvia, NYC MTA, Girl Scout Cookies, Yankees vs Mets, Jay Z vs. Babe Ruth, Papa Roach, Jordans, Ted Lasso, healthy male friendships, Oprah, pen preferences, fencing, pet names, server pen struggles, WFAN, cosmic intrigue, olives on pizza, Premier League, Men in Black, and more!

Thanks to our sponsor, Betterhelp. Get 10% off your first month at betterhelp.com/tno

— Find The Newest Olympian Online —
• Website: https://thenewestolympian.com
• Patreon: https://thenewestolympian.com/patreon
• Twitter: https://twitter.com/newestolympian
• Instagram: https://instagram.com/newestolympian
• Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/newestolympian

— Production —
• Creator, Host, Producer, Social Media, Web Design: Mike Schubert (https://schub.es)
• Editor: Sherry Guo
• Music: Bettina Campomanes and Brandon Grugle
• Art: Jessica E. Boyd

— About The Show —
Is Percy Jackson the YA series we should’ve been reading all along? Join Mike Schubert as he reads through the books for the first time with the help of longtime PJO fans. Whether you're looking for an excuse to finally read these books, or want to re-read an old favorite with a digital book club, grab your blue chocolate chip cookies and listen along. New episodes of The Newest Olympian every Monday!
Oct 25, 2021
7 | The Lightning Thief Ch. 9 w/ Bobby Wagner
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Bobby Wagner (The Ringer, Tipping Pitches) enters the fray to continue the TNO run of Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief episodes! Topics include: Jaded existences, Holden Caulfield, Notes App apology, The New York Post, name generators, predictions, BTS, disapparation, TLT predictions, LimeWire, unwritten rules, petty gods, golden nets, OutKast, Jimi Hendrix, Mike Schubert Wild Prediction Time, leadership tactics, Citi Field of Punishment, the moral centaur, Dad Astra, negging, and more!

Thanks to our sponsor, Imperfect Foods: Use code "TNO" at imperfectfoods.com for 20% off!

— Find The Newest Olympian Online —
• Website: https://thenewestolympian.com
• Patreon: https://thenewestolympian.com/patreon
• Twitter: https://twitter.com/newestolympian
• Instagram: https://instagram.com/newestolympian

— Production —
• Creator, Host, Producer, Social Media, Web Design: Mike Schubert (https://schub.es)
• Editor: Sherry Guo
• Music: Bettina Campomanes and Brandon Grugle
• Art: Jessica E. Boyd

— About The Show —
Is Percy Jackson the YA series we should’ve been reading all along? Join Mike Schubert as he reads through the books for the first time with the help of longtime PJO fans. Whether you're looking for an excuse to finally read these books, or want to re-read an old favorite with a digital book club, grab your blue chocolate chip cookies and listen along. New episodes of The Newest Olympian every Monday!
Oct 18, 2021
6 | The Lightning Thief Ch. 8 w/ Dr. Moiya McTier
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Dr. Moiya McTier (@GoAstroMo) is back as we continue through The Lightning Thief, learning whether or not Mike's first big swing prediction is correct! Topics include: Capture the Flag, Manhunt, god of toilets, underwater basket weaving, Hot Topic, Hadestown, page-time, being canonically hot, improved repercussions, Pretty Woman, caffeine overloads, the Yankees, Romeo & Juliet, video game easy modes, Pegasi, and more!

Mike's new podcast: Modern Muckraker (http://www.modernmuck.com)
Thanks to our sponsor, Betterhelp. Get 10% off at betterhelp.com/tno

— Find The Newest Olympian Online —
• Website: https://thenewestolympian.com
• Patreon: https://thenewestolympian.com/patreon
• Twitter: https://twitter.com/newestolympian
• Instagram: https://instagram.com/newestolympian

— Production —
• Creator, Host, Producer, Social Media, Web Design: Mike Schubert (https://schub.es)
• Editor: Sherry Guo
• Music: Bettina Campomanes and Brandon Grugle
• Art: Jessica E. Boyd

— About The Show —
Is Percy Jackson the YA series we should’ve been reading all along? Join Mike Schubert as he reads through the books for the first time with the help of longtime PJO fans. Whether you're looking for an excuse to finally read these books, or want to re-read an old favorite with a digital book club, grab your blue chocolate chip cookies and listen along. New episodes of The Newest Olympian every Monday!
Oct 11, 2021
5 | The Lightning Thief Ch. 7 w/ Dr. Moiya McTier
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Exolore host and mythological scholar Dr. Moiya McTier joins to lend her expertise and charm as Schubes continues to make his way through the Lightning Thief! Topics include: myth nerds, wall sandwiches, becoming one with the plumbing, genie questions, naiads, Misery Business, Destiny’s Child, wisegirl, Upstate New York, Texas A&M rings, LIRR, The Dark Knight, wedding planning, Garden of Hesperides, the Apple of Discord, treemelter, game-winners, Central Jersey, brisket, Peter Johnson, and more!

Thanks to our sponsor:
SHAKER & SPOOON - get $20 off at shakerandspoon[dot]com/tno

— Find The Newest Olympian Online —
• Website: https://thenewestolympian.com
• Patreon: https://thenewestolympian.com/patreon
• Twitter: https://twitter.com/newestolympian
• Instagram: https://instagram.com/newestolympian
— Production —
• Creator, Host, Producer, Social Media, Web Design: Mike Schubert (https://schub.es)
• Editor: Sherry Guo
• Music: Bettina Campomanes and Brandon Grugle
• Art: Jessica E. Boyd
Oct 04, 2021
4 | The Lightning Thief Ch. 6B w/ Delia Gallegos
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Delia Gallegos (@deliaistyping) is back to conclude our coverage of Ch. 6 of Percy Jackson and The Olympians: The Lightning Thief! Topics include: 13-year-olds, mythological basketball, Giannis Antentokounmpo, Gildan 3XL, horse-themed sports teams, teaching, triangles, curious kids, cool scars, wooing Kelly, Property Brothers, mental health medication, punch painting, Troy Bolton, tennis head games, The Big 3, and more!

Thanks to our sponsor:
BETTERHELP: Get 10% off at betterhelp.com/tno

— Find The Newest Olympian Online —
• Website: https://thenewestolympian.com
• Patreon: https://thenewestolympian.com/patreon
• Twitter: https://twitter.com/newestolympian
• Instagram: https://instagram.com/newestolympian
— Production —
• Creator, Host, Producer, Social Media, Web Design: Mike Schubert (https://schub.es)
• Editor: Sherry Guo
• Music: Bettina Campomanes and Brandon Grugle
• Art: Jessica E. Boyd
— About The Show —
Is Percy Jackson the YA series we should’ve been reading all along? Join Mike Schubert as he reads through the books for the first time with the help of longtime PJO fans. Whether you're looking for an excuse to finally read these books, or want to re-read an old favorite with a digital book club, grab your blue chocolate chip cookies and listen along. New episodes of The Newest Olympian every Monday!
Sep 27, 2021
3 | The Lightning Thief Ch. 5-6A w/ Delia Gallegos
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Black Girls Create's Delia Gallegos joins Schubes to continue covering Rick Riordan's The Lightning Thief! Topics include: English class, New York Grover, magical food, new icebreakers, baklava, Hershey’s milkshakes, Taqueria Ruby, Dooky Chase, boy/girl scouts, Rogue One, scantron art, Danny devito, Top Gun, spades, Captain Planet, Western Civilization, #LiveLaughLove, Empire State of Mind, drunk squirrels, and more!

Meddling Adults live: https://www.bit.ly/meddlingadultsnyc

— Find The Newest Olympian Online —
• Website: https://thenewestolympian.com
• Patreon: https://thenewestolympian.com/patreon
• Twitter: https://twitter.com/newestolympian
• Instagram: https://instagram.com/newestolympian

— Production —
• Creator, Host, Producer, Social Media, Web Design: Mike Schubert (https://schub.es)
• Editor: Sherry Guo
• Music: Bettina Campomanes and Brandon Grugle
• Art: Jessica E. Boyd

— About The Show —
Is Percy Jackson the YA series we should’ve been reading all along? Join Mike Schubert as he reads through the books for the first time with the help of longtime PJO fans. Whether you're looking for an excuse to finally read these books, or want to re-read an old favorite with a digital book club, grab your blue chocolate chip cookies and listen along. New episodes of The Newest Olympian every Monday!
Sep 20, 2021
2 | The Lightning Thief Ch. 3-4 w/ Jackson Bird
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Jackson Bird (Sorted, Kottke Ride Home) returns to chat more with Schubes about the beginning of The Lightning Thief! Topics include: Percy Jackson and the Pension Plan, Santa Claus, smelly cigars, George Costanza, fancy NY friends, The Little Mermaid, Greekseltongue, Mr. Tumnus, channelling anger, toreadors, Paddington 2, and more!

Thanks to our sponsors:
Shaker & Spoon: Get $20 off your first box at shakerandspoon[dot]com/tno
Betterhelp: Get 10% off your first month at betterhelp[dot]com/tno

— Find The Newest Olympian Online —
• Website: https://thenewestolympian.com
• Patreon: https://thenewestolympian.com/patreon
• Twitter: https://twitter.com/newestolympian
• Instagram: https://instagram.com/newestolympian

— Production —
• Creator, Host, Producer, Social Media, Web Design: Mike Schubert
• Editor: Sherry Guo
• Music: Bettina Campomanes and Brandon Grugle
• Art: Jessica E. Boyd

— About The Show —
Is Percy Jackson the YA series we should’ve been reading all along? Join Mike Schubert as he reads through the books for the first time with the help of longtime PJO fans. Whether you're looking for an excuse to finally read these books, or want to re-read an old favorite with a digital book club, grab your blue chocolate chip cookies and listen along. New episodes of The Newest Olympian every Monday!
Sep 13, 2021
1 | The Lightning Thief Ch. 1-2 w/ Jackson Bird
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Welcome to the first episode of Mike Schubert's new Percy Jackson podcast, The Newest Olympian! Jackson Bird (author of Sorted, host of Kottke Ride Home) joins to break down the first two chapters of The Lightning Thief. Topics include: Name pronunciation, Chris Columbus, Rick Riordan: The Anti-JK Rowling, Lemony Snicket, Captain Underpants, podcast growth, Art Slobs, elbow patches, Acronym Land, Boba Fett, God of War, learning, cool jackets, marble friezes, middle school insults, and more!

--Find The Newest Olympian Online--
• Website: https://www.thenewestolympian.com
• Patreon: https://www.thenewestolympian.com/patreon
• Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/NewestOlympian
• Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/NewestOlympian

--Production--
• Creator, Host, Producer, Social Media, Web Design: Mike Schubert (https://www.schub.es)
• Editor: Sherry Guo
• Music: Bettina Campomanes and Brandon Grugle
• Art: Jessica E. Boyd

--About The Show--
Is Percy Jackson the YA series we should’ve been reading all along? Join Mike Schubert as he reads through the books for the first time with the help of longtime PJO fans. Whether you're looking for an excuse to finally read these books, or want to re-read an old favorite with a digital book club, grab your blue chocolate chip cookies and listen along. New episodes of The Newest Olympian every Monday!
Sep 06, 2021
0 | Everything I Know About Percy Jackson and The Olympians
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In this introductory episode, host Mike Schubert lays out what he knows about the PJO universe (almost nothing) and Greek mythology (basically just Hades the game and Hercules the movie). He also shares information about the structure of the podcast and what to expect in future episodes!

Find The Newest Olympian Online
• Website: thenewestolympian.com
• Patreon: thenewestolympian.com/patreon
• Twitter: @NewestOlympian
• Instagram: @NewestOlympian

Production
• Creator, Host, Producer, Social Media, Web Design: Mike Schubert
• Editor: Sherry Guo
• Music: Bettina Campomanes and Brandon Grugle
• Art: Jessica E. Boyd

About The Show
Is Percy Jackson the YA series we should’ve been reading all along? Join Mike Schubert as he reads through the books for the first time with the help of longtime PJO fans. Whether you're looking for an excuse to finally read these books, or want to re-read an old favorite with a digital book club, grab your blue chocolate chip cookies and listen along. New episodes of The Newest Olympian every Monday!
Sep 06, 2021
Trailer for The Newest Olympian, a Comedic Percy Jackson Podcast
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Trailer for this podcast, The Newest Olympian, hosted by Mike Schubert!

Subscribe wherever you get your podcasts, and follow us on social media, @NewestOlympian, on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.

Visit our website, https://www.thenewestolympian.com, to learn more about the show, and you can support the show and get access to loads of bonus content at https://www.thenewestolympian.com/patreon
Aug 26, 2021