Listen to Boring People, Funny Farts & Difficult Food01:24:188 April 2022

The team chat about whether to change or keep last names; Dr. Jen explains the science behind the things that humans find boring; Comedian Jordan Barr talks about her Comedy Festival show Dream; Bobby breaks in a new pair of shoes; Book reviewer Elizabeth McCarthy shares her thoughts on Elif Shiosaki’s Stella-shortlisted novel Homecoming; Team talk turns to flatulence in the classroom; Screen reviewer Simone Ubaldi looks over Judd Apatow’s movie The Bubble; Associate Professor John Hopkins talks us through new research into hybrid work and flexibility; and Bobby tries some delicious but challenging food. With presenters Mon Sebire, Daniel Burt and Bobby Macumber.





About this program

Music, news, sport, weather, information, special guests and regular segments each morning.

Monday to Friday from 6am. We post updates throughout the show (including links to books mentioned etc.) on Facebook and Twitter. You can also email us at


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Music Content Producer Sam Cummins:


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Weekly segments

Monday 7:15am Andrew "Donno" Donnison - Sports Wrap
8:15am Ben Eltham - Politics Wrap
Tuesday 7:45am Fi Wright and others - Book Reviews
8:15am Vanessa Toholka - Tech Talk / Adam Christou - Game Changers
Wednesday 7.15am Justin "Digga" Calverley - Down And Dirty / Michael Harden - Food Interlude
7.45am Dr. Jen - Weird Science
Thursday 7:15am Simone Ubaldi / Megan McKeough - Screen Reviews
8.15am Sean "Birdman" Dooley and others - 'Feature Creatures' / Guests - Global Affairs
Friday 7:45am 'Friday Funnybugger' with local comedians
8:15am The Breakfasters Breakdown Quiz
8:45am Breakfasters Live

The podcast intro and outro theme is Soft Illusion and was generously provided by Andras.