Pac-Man Gets Really Real

January 14, 2011”

You remember Pac-Man.  You remember the early 80’s cartoon version of Pac-Man?  When you were watching I it I bet I know what you were thinking. “this show is good, but it’s not true to life enough. I want to know what happens when Pac-Man stops eating dots and starts getting real ”  Also you […]

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Stewart Continues On The Serious

January 11, 2011

I have to admit I was curious how Jon and crew were going to handle the events of this weekend especially in light of last week’s podcast.  Would he show clip after clip of people being assholes? Would he join in on the finger pointing at Palin?  Would he point out that John Boehner cried […]

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$#*! My Dad Says Wins People’s Choice

January 6, 2011

Apparently it was us… $#*! My Dad Says won the People’s Choice for best new comedy.  Admittedly the competition was not great (I’m looking at you “Better With You” that no one ever heard of) but really?  Normally I could blame industry insiders, the press or the Illuminati* but this is the people.  The people […]

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Is Jon Stewart Really The New Edward R. Murrow?

January 3, 2011
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Some in the media have called Jon Stewart the next Edward R. Murrow. Some people find this comparison apt. While others say “Seriously? Are you kidding me? You’re really saying that? Really? This is a thing that’s really happening? Really? Oh brother!” On this week’s episode, we discuss whether a comedian can and/or should step […]

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The Legacy Of Leslie Nielsen

December 6, 2010
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In this week’s episode we look at the work of the late, great Leslie Nielsen. Few actors are a better example of the rule of playing it straight to get even more laughs. Originally starring as a serious actor in movies with awesome titles like “Forbidden Planet” and “Ransom!”, Nielsen took a supporting role in […]

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Community – You Are My Christmas Gift

November 24, 2010

Screw you old times.  My generation is getting an animated Christmas classic.  So put that in your Model T Ford and smoke it!  I haven’t seen yet but I already know that this is going to be my time’s Rudolph, The Red-Nosed Reindeer only with a lot more pop culture references, much darker humor and […]

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Cookie Monster’s SNL Audition Tape

November 23, 2010

“Cookie joke, cookie joke, cookie joke…” Yeah, I think he’s got it.

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