It’s kind of good and fun, or at least strangely comforting, to have this positivist attitude about comedy and comedy writing, that if you just apply the magical alchemy you can turn any subject matter into a clever, witty bon mot. This idea that, like, “Hey, sometimes it’s tough, but if you you’re good enough, you can make smart jokes about any topic. That’s what makes comedy so great!” It always kind of reminds me of that thing in sales culture, where they’re like, “Hey buddy, if you’re a good enough salesman, you can sell anything to anyone.”
Well I’m here to tell you that you can’t sell anything to [...]
On this episode: a housecat ruins a man's life, a hotel guest finds more than a mint on his pillow, all the cold cuts keep disappearing, Trevin loses a fight with a street artist, Nancy Grace has a new show, a man of real passion seeks public office, Boss Man's got some questions that need answering, a pair of watchmen need watching, and a man most likely ate a zeppelin.
This month's show was written and performed by Adam Bozarth, Dan Chamberlain, Matt Little, Taylor Moore, and Anna Rubanova, with additional material by Brandon Scott Jones
All original music by Dan Warren. Check out his podcast, The International House [...]