Sklarbro Country is in full effect!!!
The hilarious Owen Burke of the Owen & TJ Read The News podcast joins in on the craziness of Sklarbro County! Owen tells us about growing up in a mafia centered neighborhood in New York, being apart of the improvised show Facebook, and how Randy & Jason encouraged him to continue to pursue comedy. Dan Van Kirk brings in some insane stories including; two Kansas brothers accidentally blowing up a house while celebrating a lottery win with drugs, a man throwing semen at women in a New Mexico Walmart, and a mother passes drugs to her son in a jailhouse liplock. Also, we hear what Mark Wahlberg is up to in another edition of the Weekly Wahlberg. Make sure to get your tickets for a special screening of “Breaking Away” with Randy & Jason as part of the 2nd Annual Wayne Federman International Film Festival on February 28th at Cinefamily in Los Angeles and catch Randy & Jason perform stand-up on Friday, March 1st at the Ice House in Pasadena!
Fellow Earwolf podcasters Randy & Jason Sklar join Har Mar to talk about their web show Nerd Down & 10, a 9 year-old girl doing stand-up, and the origin of Henderson. The Sklar Brothers share an embarrassing heckler story, Jason tells us about a terrible softball incident, and we hear about how Randy’s appearance on The Gordon Elliott Show is forever a part of the internet. Plus, Har Mar and the Sklarbros play a game of Let Me Ruin Your Favorite Songs with TLC’s “No Scrubs.”
Comedian Gary Gulman returns but this time to the County to nerd out about comedy! Gary talks about his upcoming special “In This Economy?,” watching Jerry Seinfeld perform when he was in college, and the audition process for Curb Your Enthusiasm. Dan Van Kirk brings us crazy stories involving; a Las Vegas Denny’s putting weddings on the menu, a student’s one night stand with a femme fatale, and Katt Williams slapping a Target employee. Plus, we hear a voicemail from Bryant Gumbel calling for reservations at a restaurant. Be sure to watch Gary Gulman’s One Hour Special “In This Economy?” on Saturday, December 8th at 10:00 P.M. ET/PT on Comedy Central!
The iconic comedian Eddie Pepitone drops by the calming shores on today’s Sklarbro Country! Eddie tells us how his relationship with his father plays a large role in his documentary The Bitter Buddha, Hugh Grant getting barred from one of his Edinburgh Fringe shows, and how he celebrated when the New York Rangers won the Stanley Cup. Also, Randy, Jason, and Eddie get into some Quick Hits involving rodeo clowns making racist jokes, The Murky Gender Games, and NASCAR driver Brad Keselowski being fined for tweeting in his car during a race. Plus, we call Bruce Jenner to find out if the rumors of his divorce are true.
Let’s go cold turkey on Thanksgiving with this weeks Sklarbro Country. The legendary Jonathan Katz and Tom Snyder come to the calming shores of Sklarbro country and talk bit rates, David Mamet’s joke style, and the tremendous nerves you feel when you open for the Harlem Globetrotters. Tom Snyder talks about his revolutionary animation technique Squiggle vision and the guys try to crack up the stoic Katz with good results. They polish it off with some highlights from Katz’s athletic career. Don’t forget to come see the Sklars at the Arlington Draft House on Dec 1st in Arlington, Texas!
Today Jeff is joined by fellow Earwolf podcaster and special guest Jason Sklar as they discuss fatherhood. Jason tells us about chatting with his son before bed with a series of talkabouts, getting him into music on drives to school, and putting his son’s needs before his. Also, Jason talks about how his wife is better at getting their son unstuck when he’s battling, the importance of innocent lying, and looking forward to finding out what kind of person he will grow up to be. Happy Thanksgiving!
Need a boost for this weekend? We get a ‘lil Sklarbitration as a football fan tries to stop the Buffalo Bills from texting him. Then Dave Attell comes by the calming shores and the guys talk one-legged streakers, Lance Armstrong, and how much involvement Dave has in his show Dave’s Old Porn. Randy & Jason talk New York and tell Dave their favorite Dave Attell joke. It’s a rip-roaring bacchanal. And back by popular demand is Sam Elliot. He joins the guys and gives us his Thanksgiving slogans. Enjoy! And make sure to check out Partners on Monday on CBS!
We are back in the Earwolf studios today with very special St. Louis guest comedian Tommy Johnagin! Tommy tells us about losing his voice while watching the 2011 St. Louis Cardinals World Series game, how his time on Last Comic Standing helped his career, and explaining that long distance no longer exists to his mother. Dan Van Kirk brings us some crazy stories involving a Florida Man being jailed after singing “I ain’t going back to jail,” Jeremy Roenick wanting to fight a Twitter follower for charity but needing legal advice before doing so, and Former Playboy triplets arrested in a massive strip club brawl. Plus, we get an update on Donnie’s house with today’s Weekly Wahlberg.