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Hanselminutes Podcast 153 - Scott's Wife Mo interviews Scott Hanselman

March 16, '09 Comments [20] Posted in Learning .NET | Podcast
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Mo My one-hundred-and-fifty-third podcast is up. Scott's wife Mo turns the tables in this interview and talks to Web Developer...Scott Hanselman. How does he fit it all into a day? What about work life balance? Is Scott bored with technology? When will the madness stop?

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Scott Hanselman is a former professor, former Chief Architect in finance, now speaker, consultant, father, diabetic, and Microsoft employee. I am a failed stand-up comic, a cornrower, and a book author.

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Monday, March 16, 2009 7:43:41 AM UTC
Norwegian accent? What do you mean Norwegian accent? Now that's rude ;-)
Einar W. Høst
Monday, March 16, 2009 9:58:12 AM UTC
for loops, five loops, even six loops. Now that's a good one!

John
Monday, March 16, 2009 11:49:47 AM UTC
nice podcast. you humanise my podcast collection.
Jake
Monday, March 16, 2009 2:01:53 PM UTC
Thoroughly enjoyable. When does Mo get her own podcast? At the very least, could she make a few guest appearances per year...
Monday, March 16, 2009 3:26:40 PM UTC
One of the better podcasts ... even though it was non-technical. You're wife did a great job.
Fred Clown
Monday, March 16, 2009 4:15:49 PM UTC
Good podcast. Being a father of 4 (14 to 6 years old) I was interested in hearing how you find time to stay current with latest programming trends while being a good father to your family (beside depriving myself of sleep).
Tirrell Cotton
Monday, March 16, 2009 6:21:45 PM UTC
ROTFL on the "six loops". Gotta love it. Best Regards.
Monday, March 16, 2009 6:33:44 PM UTC
I think what women like about "loud" men is not the volume, but the quality of reception, i.e. it's not that you talk a lot, but that a lot of people listen :)
Monday, March 16, 2009 6:35:21 PM UTC
How come my avatar is the same as the previous poster's?
Monday, March 16, 2009 7:09:07 PM UTC
So when do we get the interview with Mo on how she puts up with you? Just a curious **Smart-A**" on the side of the auditorium.
Monday, March 16, 2009 8:31:44 PM UTC
This was great, I like the banter between you and your wife. It sounds very similar to conversations I have had with my non-technical significant other.
Monday, March 16, 2009 9:44:24 PM UTC
I enjoyed the show! Lars
Monday, March 16, 2009 11:10:33 PM UTC
This was a great Podcast. One more request for more Mo! I thought she totally understood that she was making a hilarious joke on 4 loops.

She forced you to explain MVC - which no one ever does. Still unanswered is a question about why to use it, and when.
Tuesday, March 17, 2009 5:38:27 AM UTC
Scott, great show. Your wife is smart and insightful. You are both lucky. Great catch.
Tuesday, March 17, 2009 12:24:43 PM UTC
I have a new standard on how to identify a good programmer. How many loops can you do?
Great podcast!
Tim W
Tuesday, March 17, 2009 12:46:40 PM UTC
Great one Scott. Carry on.

Steve
Tuesday, March 17, 2009 7:18:34 PM UTC
Amazing podcast! Mo should interview more often, a couple of times a year, as suggested. This way we us "real people" can hear that you are actually just like us, and not an alien that doesn't sleep or eat, as you could maybe think from time to time. :)

It were expecially interesting to hear how your typical day goes, as I think we are many people who could use 48, or more, hours per day from time to time. Girlfriend/wife, kids, work, cleaning the house, making dinner etc etc.

Good luck MIX09, looking forward to see your session. Hope it's just as fun as your "BabySmash" session, which were kind of like "Nerd/.NET stand-up". I laughed and learned, which is a great combi.

//Mads
Tuesday, March 17, 2009 11:57:27 PM UTC
Scott, great podcast! I'm really looking forward to see your session at MIX! You're the best presenter at Microsoft.... the best ever!! :P
The stuff you come up with is just so elegant! Entertaining people while talking about .NET, MVC, ETC, that's the skill in itself!

Wednesday, March 18, 2009 10:28:15 AM UTC
A podcast full of wit ! Very nice, it put a big smile on face in the morning. Thank you.
Tomas Pajonk
Sunday, March 22, 2009 11:52:10 AM UTC
Nice podcast Scott, loved every minute.
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