Greg covers his recent trip to Tahoe where he enjoys skiing by himself, and tells a story about going too far with some fans of his in the club that had a few too many drinks. He also plays fan favorites "Overheards" and "Half-A-Man" with an assist via email submission from UCB's Matt Besser. He wraps up the podcast by talking to the LAist about award season, celebrities, and what it takes to get a show off the ground.
Greg and side kick Mike Gibbons entertain each other on this weeks podcast where they discuss the brain damage caused by their past drug use, prepare for Greg’s George Lopez Show appearance, and Greg announces his all black podcast for black history month. Greg talks about why black sitcoms love his writing, they talk about Brazilian AIDS, they play Talk Your Way Out of It, and take your Overheards.
Greg does a podcast while on the road, literally. He starts the podcast in his car during his misadventures on the way to Vegas. Once he gets there, he talks with Bobby Lee, Tom Green, and another odd character who has some interesting knowledge about mail order brides.
On this week’s podcast, Greg kicks 2011 off with co-host Mike Gibbons and call-in guest Ray Romano. Greg and Mike critique True Grit, Mike ruins his kids forever by allowing them to watch television, and Greg describes a Fitzsimmons' Christmas. Greg and Ray agree on the best way to get laid while married, Ray talks about his show Men of a Certain Age, and Greg’s compliment blows up in his face.
Greg does a podcast on the road while performing at Foxwoods. He talks to some of the other performers at the show, and chats about who is, and who is not, difficult when it comes to comedy bookings.
Greg welcomes Fred Durst to today's podcast, where Fred discusses his new movie Pawn Star Chronicles, Greg bribes fans with his Fitz of Laughter CD, and the guys dream up scenarios where they would give a blowjob. Fred discusses his beef with Nine Inch Nails, he explains how to start a riot, they take your Overheards, play Talk Your Way Out of It, and Greg wonders why wearing black face is so offensive.
Greg is his garage in Venice with Mike Gibbons for today's podcast, which focuses on identity, character, and being pegged as a type. They bag on hipsters, and try to figure out producer Jordy Altman's type. Greg and Mike create a new game "Prophetic or Pathetic?" and also get to "Talk Your Way Out Of It" and "Overheards".
Greg also drops in a phoner from Margaret Cho about the recent Bristol Palin controversy.
Greg talks about his experience at Jimmy Kimmel Live, chatting with friends in the green room, having gas, and how his set on the show went. He also takes some time to discuss the Norm MacDonald / Sam Simon issue, and how Sam responded when Greg went to his housewarming party.
Norm MacDonald comes to Greg’s garage for possibly the funniest podcast in the history of mankind. Norm gives his thoughts on Oprah, he announces women are not throwing, and have never thrown themselves at him, and tells what happens when Allen King mouthed off to Don Rickles. Norm gives comedy lessons with the help of Steve Allen, Greg premieres the new game Talk Your Way Out of It, they play Liar's Poker, and they write a joke for Greg's Jimmy Kimmel Live appearance.
Greg sends in this podcast from Philly, where he talks to some of the folks where he is performing.
Greg and Mike welcome Nick Swardson to this weeks podcast where the guys compare their respective ping pong skill levels, Greg lightens the mood joking about Nick’s fathers death, and Nick shows off his Minnesota shaped jewelry. Nick throws out a hypothetical about a vagina, Greg gets called a honky by a white chick, they take your Overheards, and Nick describes losing a brand new Audi for two weeks.
Greg sends in this podcast from Seattle, where he checks in with some of the comedians, as well as checking in with a former guest of Fitzdog Radio.
Don't forget to check out Greg's new book, Dear Mrs. Fitzsimmons, available at amazon.com or your local bookstore.
Greg does the podcast from New York this week with comedian Brian Regan. Brian talks a little about his family life, and his very regimented work schedule. Greg and Brian are much more comfortable with self effacing stories compared with stories where that person is the hero, which leads to how "Overheards" was created. They talk about how quickly they'll judge a tv show that effort, time and money has been poured into, but stick with any porn almost instantly. They talk about dealing with comedy crowds, and trying to do one better than the crowd. Greg wraps up the podcast by announcing that his book, Dear Mrs. Fitzsimmons, is out.
Greg is rolling solo for this weeks podcast where he entices Americans not to vote, he name drops all the celebrities his kids got candy from, and he talks about the hecklers he encountered in West Palm Beach. Greg then goes over the scientific data behind his prejudices, he talks about the reaction his book received from his mother and therapist, he takes your Overheards and Half-A-Mans, and the audience is formally introduced to new producer Jordy.
Greg does a podcast from Palm Beach, Florida. He talks about the local attack ads politicians use in the area, and takes your Overheards. He also interviews comedian Mike Veccio.
Greg and Mike Gibbons welcome Rob Corddry to this week's podcast. Greg goes over the feud brewing between Mel Gibson and Zach Galifinakis, Rob goes over the list of people he would refuse to work with, and they talk about problems they have with bestiality. Greg tries out a new segment called Jokes Jay Leno is Afraid to Do, Rob explains how he got to the top, they take Matt Besser’s Half-A-Mans, and they play Liars Poker.
Greg chats with comedian Mike Birbiglia in this podcast.
Greg and Mike Gibbons welcome legend Sam Simon to this week’s podcast. Mike Gibbons opens the show with the daily news, they talk about Randy Quaid and is wife going crazy, and Sam talks about punching a guy at a poker table. Sam comments on the Howard Stern / Greg Fitzsimmons book forward controversy, the group agrees Steve Martin’s tweets are disappointing, they trade Norm MacDonald gambling stories, take your overheards, and Sam exposes online poker.
Greg and Mike Gibbons welcome Steven Weber on this week’s podcast. Greg reminds Steven that he was on Wings, Steven talks about being born in to show business Goodfellas style, and Mike explains why his American nanny who was born in Mexico isn’t allowed in the family pool. They take your Overheards, Mike is amazed by vegan dental floss, Greg wonders when his kids are going to call his bluff about life, and Mike talks about his future in solar energy after peaking in show business.
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.