By day, Rick Kaempfer and Dave Stern are the publishers of Eckhartz Press and Chicago Author Solutions. By night, they are unappreciated fathers and husbands. And in their spare time they are consumers of worthless information. Each week they share their newest worthless information in the podcast, “Minutia Men”.


Minutia Men – 03/16/17

EP43 – Rick and Dave discuss the viral BBC Dad, rock star backstage riders, porn samaritans, every Pat who ever played for the Cubs, and Rick’s brush with Dick Butkus.

Minutia Men – 03/09/17

EP42 – Rick and Dave discuss sex strikes, Sizzler, Polish Cubs, and Rick’s brush with Tony Curtis.

Minutia Men – 03/02/17

EP41 – Rick and Dave discuss a nuclear message mishap, pizza toppings from around the world, a group that shouldn’t be allowed to crowdsource, Harry Caray, and Rick’s brush with Liesl from the Sound […]

Minutia Men – 02/23/17

EP40 – Rick and Dave discuss their idea for a medical website, a soccer folk hero, mom of the year, Hollywood and the Cubs, and Rick’s brush with comedian Dennis Miller.

Minutia Men – 02/16/17

EP39 – Rick and Dave discuss drive-thru funerals, Honest Abe, Nazi Tennis, a unifying Chicago baseball figure, and Rick’s brush with a ranch hand from Rawhide.

Minutia Men – 02/09/17

EP38 – Rick and Dave discuss passive aggressive tips for Trump staffers, Bears Superbowl Minutia, breakfast in bed, a Presidential Cubs fan, and Rick’s brush with Norm Van Lier.

Minutia Men – 02/02/17

EP37 – Rick and Dave discuss onion roll fights, Steve from Blues Clues, an Auschwitz amusement park, Mr. Cub, and Rick’s brush with Mary Tyler Moore and Valerie Harper.

Minutia Men – 01/26/17

EP36 – Rick and Dave discuss marriage vs. jail, sympathy for Spicer, Churchill’s brand new tie to the Nazis, Cub announcer trivia, and Rick & Dave’s brush with Joni Mitchell.

Minutia Men – 01/19/17

EP35 – Rick and Dave discuss Nazi bootprints, inauguration performers, My Little Pony burgers, Cubs in the White House, and Rick’s brush with Ann Margret.

Minutia Men – 01/12/17

EP34 – Rick and Dave discuss colons, Trump tweets, Jenkins making a bad choice, a Cub on Rick’s street, and Rick’s brush with Harrison Ford.