In an unprecedented display of AA list talent, I am joined in my garage/studio first by Natalie Maines of The Dixie Chicks, and then Zach Galifianakis (not via telephone this time). We sat in my studio, along with Mike Gibbons, for a very, very long time and discussed everything from fame, to race, to orange pubic hair. This is part two. Enjoy.
Greg is in Minneapolis, and starts off the podcast by talking about Greg Giraldo, how they both came up in the comedy world at the same time, what a great person he was, how well they got along, and how he dealt with the loss. He then plays clips from the last time Greg Giraldo was on the podcast.
He takes time to talk about Minneapolis, what a great city it is, Vikings jerseys, and his son's birthday. He also recaps his chat with Brad on the Adam Carolla Show, where he feels that he went too far in pushing him.
In an unprecedented display of AA list talent, I am joined in my garage/studio first by Natalie Maines of The Dixie Chicks, and then Zach Galifianakis (not via telephone this time). We sat in my studio, along with Mike Gibbons, for a very, very long time and discussed everything from fame, to race, to orange pubic hair. This is part one. Part two will be up in a week to allow for my “Live from Minneapolis” podcast this Saturday.
Enjoy it, and please leave a comment about it on iTunes!
Greg does a solo podcast, before he attends a big party. He talks about being recognized, recent Howard Stern stuff, and plays Half-a-Man.
Greg and Mike Gibbons chat with returning guest Mike O’Malley for this week’s podcast. Greg compliments Mike O’Malley on being able to play a great average drunken slob, who also gives a preview on the hot women guest staring on Glee this season, and they talk about Neal Patrick Harris’ shout out to Mike at the Emmys. Greg relives an audition horror story, Gibbons talks about the prospects of working with Norm MacDonald, and Greg has Mike O’Malley play Rank ‘Em.
Greg has Jillian Barberie Reynolds and regular Mike Gibbons on this week’s podcast where Greg compares first marriages to making pancakes, Mike and Greg guess what famous Latino woman Jillian had a threesome with, and Greg explains why it’s not creepy to take a bath with your kid. Mike talks about his first hand experience with early childhood compulsive masturbating, Jillian talks about role playing with a pistol. Greg wonders if Jillian pleasures herself to the thought of her ex-marine sniper husband subduing an intruder, and they play fan favorites Half-a-Man and Liar's Poker.
Greg and Mike Gibbons welcome comedian Jimmy Shubert to this week’s podcast. Greg tries to educate Cioffi about how to use a yoga class to get laid, Jimmy suggests going hiking to meet girls and everyone confuses it for a rape plot. Greg describes how horrible his kid’s soccer team is, he compares homeless people to seagulls, they take your overheards, play liars poker, and they all tell their best getting caught masterbating stories.
Greg talks about race with Mike Gibbons, plays fan favorites Overheard and Half-a-Man, and chats with his close pal turned recent superstar Zach Galifianakis, whom he used to pitch shows with. Listen in to see how those pitches went.
Greg has musician extraordinaire Kyle Gass swing by the podcast. Kyle Gass invents a new word that Greg loves, and tells a great story about being busted. Greg and Kyle break down the alternative comedy scene, Greg breaks out his awesome metaphor skills, and they play fan favorites Half-a-Man and Rank 'Em.
Greg welcomes Brian Posehn and Mike Gibbons to this weeks podcast where Greg wonders how such a giant nerd like Brian got an attractive wife, Brian gives his top five famous people he has smoked weed with, and Mike talks about how Snoop Dogg almost gave Bob Barker a contact high. Brian reveals his regrets of not using his Just Shoot Me fame to get sex, Greg explains why AA is a great place for a comedian to work on their material, Brian and Greg agree they both hate men who wear flip flops, and Mike Gibbons shares a letter sent home from his youth.
Greg does a podcast from the Atlanta Punchline.
Greg has Bob Saget in for this podcast from the Venice studio.
Bob talks about the song "My Dog Licked My Balls" which Greg plays during the podcast, after which Greg asks Bob about being an offensive man.
Greg attempts to take a turn to the serious in the podcast when he wants to get real with Bob Saget, talking about his career, the money he made, and playing a quick game where both Greg and Bob attempt to be honest and not deflect. They also talk about who they consider comedy legends.
They wrap up the show with Liar's Poker ... is it a ploy to get Bob to say "Full House"? You'll have to listen to find out.
Greg welcomes Margaret Cho to the podcast where Greg sifts through Margaret’s life as a swinger, and listen to a clip of her explaining what a 'spit roast' is from the SiriusXM show done right before this podcast. They discuss why Koreans are superior to all other Asians, and Margaret explains how there are more opportunities for Asian women in porn than in Hollywood. Greg scolds intern Brian but offers him a muffin basket to brighten his spirits, Margaret talks about being intimated before and during his first golden shower, and they take your questions, and overheards.
Greg welcomes back Weed’s stars Andy Mildner, Kevin Nealon and his wife actress Susan Yeagle. Kevin explains how he tore his bicep balling it up with Gary Shandling, the group laughs at Pink falling from her harness, and Greg psycho analyzes Susan searching for body image issues. They discuss why Asian’s love to be in porn, Greg talks to Andy about his career as a VO actor, Kevin and Susan reminisce about their courtship, and Kevin Nealon shares the best story you’ll ever hear about suppositories.
Greg does The Kilborn File and records a podcast detailing the experience.
He starts it off with a quick monologue, talking about what he thinks may happen during the show.
He then interviews the host of The Kilborn File, Craig Kilborn, from his own dressing room. Craig wonders why Greg ever hosted the porn awards, and Greg asks Craig about being a lothario.
He also talks to comedy great Martin Mull.
Greg has Susie Essman in the SiriusXM studios in New York for this special podcast. They start off with some talk about books, what it's like writing them, and how the subtitles is very important, and segue nicely from that discussion into why Greg is nuts, and why Susie can't blame her teenagers for being crazy.
They talk more about Greg's brain and why it is the way it is, what he takes for it, and how that affects him. They get into religion talk, about how Catholic shame is very difficult to get rid of.
They congratulate newly engaged Jim McClure on proposing to his girlfriend, and discuss his relationship a little bit, before all three of them in the studio play the worst round of Liar's Poker in the history of the podcast.
They discuss Susie's first experience with a penis, and how she discovered years after the fact what it really meant, Greg asks Susie lots of questions about a women's anatomy, and they wrap up the show with a game of Rank 'Em.
Greg decides it's time to do the summer show, totally ignoring the "calendar" start of the season. First and foremost, for the holiday weekend, he'd like to remind everyone to donate at www.woundedwarriorproject.org. He then covers what he did during his three day weekend, as well as the news over the weekend about Dennis Hopper and Al Gore.
Greg talks about what it means to give your life to a profession, and covers a few different examples of what that can mean. He doubles back to the holiday weekend happenings, and shares some tips for hanging out at Venice Beach, as well as what it sounds like from an office in Santa Monica. He explains why the ballet is so hot, how he needs a cult, and various crimes and schemes from his youth.
Greg wraps up the podcast with the fan favorite games "Overheard" and "Half-a-Man"