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EP13: Erik the Peanut Guy


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Welcome to another great episode of the Young Dad Podcast; we are happy to be with you again. Today, we welcome Erik Mertens, better known as Carina's husband or Ed and Mary Jo Mertens's son OR, as I know him, MiLB royalty Erik the Peanut Guy.

Erik is a wholesome person, literally the definition of wholesome. A man of the community, honest and has one of the purest best vibes of anyone you will EVER meet. We were so happy and blessed he could join us.

Erik and the brothers did a tremendous 3-way debate to open the show from seasons to space and sea to the time of day of a baseball game. We also find out that both Erik and Aaron are megalohydrothalassophobics (fear of large underwater creatures or objects)

Sidebar: the score of the pineapple on Pizza is now 4-2-1, with Erik's wife siding with Jey and Erik being a neutral tie.

Erik then takes the floor and talks about the significant impact his dad had on him as a person, a husband, and just a man of the community. We learn more about Ed's Fund and so much more. Erik and the brothers also offer some new husband advice.

Lastly, the three did a ballpark food draft that ended as follows.

Erik: Hotdog, Souvenir Soda w/ Coke, Kettle Corn, Mini-Helmet Ice Cream

Jey: Garlic Fries(Tmobile Park), Popcorn, Nachos, Sno Cones

Aaron: Chicken Fingers(Dodger Stadium), Peanuts, Gelato, Burger Sliders

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