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 – 05/25/17

EP52 – Rick and Dave discuss sologamy, German children’s stories, bastard cats, Cubs during historical events, and Rick’s brush with Kerry Wood.

Minutia Men – A Date Gone Wrong

EP51 – Rick and Dave discuss snoring, a date gone wrong, a long overdue honor, a beer apology, every Cub ever starting with the letter L, and Rick’s brush with Michael Douglas.

Minutia Men – 50th Episode!

EP50 – Rick and Dave discuss painkilling beer, Sgt. Pepper, Jenkins in college, Every Cub starting with F, and Rick’s brush with Joan Collins.

Minutia Men – 05/04/17

EP49 – Rick and Dave unearths an eight year old treasure, they discuss sleep gyms, radio hi-jinks, and Rick’s brush with Mayor Richard M. Daley.

Minutia Men – 04/27/17

EP48 – Rick and Dave discuss Facebook mind reading, signs made by science enthusiasts, excuses to avoid girlfriends, what the Cubs were doing when Adolf married Eva, and Rick’s brush with Slash from Guns […]

Minutia Men – 04/20/17

EP47 – Rick and Dave discus eight year old drivers, dad jokes, sperm delivery, the first Cubs superstar, and Rick & Dave’s brush with Bill Murray.

Minutia Men – 04/12/17

EP46 – Rick and Dave discuss buttons you shouldn’t push, decomposed bat salad, stick shift mishaps, a Cubs movie star, and Rick’s brush with Jay Leno.

Minutia Men – 04/06/17

EP45 – Rick and Dave discuss bad Trip Advisor reviews, potholes, the worst movies ever, Tony Larussa on the Cubs, and Rick’s very brief brush with Kevin Costner.

Minutia Men – 03/30/17

EP44 – Rick and Dave discuss reality show nightmares, the fattest cities in America, someone who REALLY doesn’t want his job, a Cubs tongue twister, and Rick’s brush with Jimmy Piersall.

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.