19b: Ron Swanson [EXCERPT]

This is an excerpt from episode 19b with Red Durkin discussing Ron Swanson. The full episode is available to patrons who support Stay Mean on Patreon. Become a patron today to access all bonus episodes and other special content.

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In many ways he is the avatar of dadness in the popular imagination: woodworking, a moustache, and quiet stoicism. Yes, it's time to talk Very Good Dad Ron Swanson. Red Durkin guests as we cover the Parks & Rec patriarch who, as Red points out, goes beyond surface dad qualities to chart a deeper, rare form of dadness: consistency, reliability, and genuine care.

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