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EP. 104 "Do You Get It?" ft. Bryan Safi

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Show: 
Lady to Lady
Guests: 
Bryan Safi

Bryan Safi (@bryansafi) joins the ladies to discuss Macys photoshoot, tacos, lady problems, baby books, flights and more! Produced by Colin Anderson and David Janove, intern Kailey Godoy, theme song by Zach Ames.

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Judge John Hodgman Episode 189: It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Chambers

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It's that time again! Judge Hodgman weighs in on some winter holiday disputes, and sees the return of a former litigant.

You can see Jason Sims' annual Sadness Tree, and .

San Francisco Bay area! See Judge John Hodgman Live! Judge Hodgman will return to mete out justice as part of SF Sketchfest on Friday, February 6th at Marines Memorial Theater.

Tickets available here

More information about the show and Sketchfest available here.

We need YOU to submit cases to be heard that evening! If you and another party
- reside in the SF Bay area, or will be able to attend the show on February 6
- have a legitimate beef, large or small

... write us with the details! Send it directly to hodgman@maximumfun.org or submit via our webform here.

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Eternal Night

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Welcome buddies! This week we talk about eternal night, or (as Andie googled) What would happen if there's no Sun? When 9 year old Travis was told that eventually the sun would die, that really stuck with him! In this episode, we dive into the first of his many child hood fears! Why are we so afraid of the dark? How long would it take humans to develop night vision? What do you call the creatures that live in caves? We have no idea! So, join us as we make theories and jokes in equal measure! We even read some of your emails! Thanks for listening!

Remember, you can find us on twitter @TravisandAndie and email us at TravisandAndie@Gmail! And go to MaximumFun Donate to become a donor or MaximumFun JumboTron to get a personal ad on the show!

Our intro/outro music composed by Brentalfloss!

Our art is done by Justin Russo!

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Throwing Shade #71: Dragon Age & British Porn

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This week, Bryan explains the LGBT-friendly game Dragon Age: Inquisition, displaying his vast knowledge of the Qunari. Then, it's off to Merry Olde London Towne, where Erin castigates the Brits for trying to censor depictions of women's pleasure in porn. Chim chim not cool. Plus, Bryan and Erin reveal that their bodies dispense fresh fruits and vegetables and high-pressure water jets. Our bodies, ourselves!


Sawbones: Organ Transplants

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Show: 
Sawbones

This week on Sawbones, Dr. Sydnee and Justin are giving the greatest gift of all, which is to say a kidney.

You can subscribe to their show right now on iTunes! Then tweet about or follow the show on Twitter (@Sawbones) so all your friends and family can be as horrified and entertained as you.

Music: "Medicines" by The Taxpayers

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Jordan, Jesse, Go! and My Brother, My Brother and Me Live at SF Sketchfest!

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Date: 
02/07/2015 - 13:00 - 15:30
City: 
San Francisco
Venue Name: 
Cobb's Comedy Club (915 Columbus Avenue, 94133)

Jordan, Jesse, Go! and My Brother, My Brother and Me perform live at Cobb's Comedy Club as part of the 2015 SF Sketchfest on Saturday February 7th at 1:00pm!

Get your tickets here!
Get more info here!

Bullseye with Jesse Thorn: Holiday Special 2014

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Show: 
Bullseye
Guests: 
Mitchell Kezin
Guests: 
Bill Corbett
Guests: 
Elliott Kalan
Guests: 
Dan McCoy
Guests: 
Stuart Wellington


Christmas Music Fanatics and Mitchell Kezin's "Jingle Bell Rocks"

Mitchell Kezin is the director of the new documentary Jingle Bell Rocks! Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree at 33 ⅓ RPM. In it he unravels the backstories of twelve alternative Christmas songs that you won't hear on the radio or in department stores. You'll hear a few of those tracks today.

The film includes other famous Christmas-music lovers including Wayne Coyne from The Flaming Lips and John Waters.

Kezin will tell us why a grumpy Christmas song helped ignite his love of holiday music and how the US Air Force produced a Christmas album in the late 1960s (complete with fighter jets). He'll also recommend some of his favorite records for people who want to branch out from Bing Crosby.

Jingle Bell Rocks! is available now on VOD and DVD.

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Bill Corbett on Riffing and Rebooting Christmas

If you've ever listened to Mystery Science Theater 3000 or RiffTrax, you know who Bill Corbett is. He's been mocking bad movies for decades, alongside his collaborators Michael J. Nelson and Kevin Murphy.

He's also kept busy as a writer, a screenwriter and a playwright. He writes for the public radio show Wits, was a contributor to A Prairie Home Companion and even wrote the Eddie Murphy movie Meet Dave.

This year, he's getting into the holiday spirit. What if Santa Claus and Rudolph were actually super heroes that went by the names Red Avenger and Caribou? What if they spent their time fighting the villainous Ebenezer Scrooge? That's the premise of Corbett's new graphic novel Super-Powered Revenge Christmas.

Corbett will tell us why he chose to tackle a Christmas reboot, and explain why his most important holiday tradition involves melted cheese. And we couldn't let him go without divulging one of his favorite bad Christmas movies -- he'll tell us about Santa and the Ice Cream Bunny.

Super Powered Revenge Christmas is now available.

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The Flop House Tackles the Holiday with Flash Gordon

The Daily Show writers Dan McCoy and Elliott Kalan host The Flop House podcast along with their pal, Stuart Wellington. The films the show covers aren't complete amateurish duds like The Room or Birdemic. Rather, they deal with Hollywood gone wrong. Think films like Pompeii or Dracula 3D.

Now the show's hosts have written a new holiday comic: The Flash Gordon Holiday Special: 2014. The adventures Flash and his crew go on show the hero in unusual situations that you may not expect; especially if the only thing you know about Flash is the 80's Queen song.

They'll talk about the Flash Gordon mythos and some of their favorite bad Christmas films. Plus, they'll explain how they celebrate Cagemas; a special holiday tradition that's all about Nicolas Cage.

The Flash Gordon Holiday Special: 2014 is out this month from Dynamite Comics.

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The Outshot: The Peewee's Playhouse Christmas Special

Jesse doesn't have many holiday traditions. But he'll tell you about the one thing that he makes time for every year: The Pee-wee's Playhouse Christmas Special.

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Stop Podcasting Yourself 352

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No guest this week, as we talk about snorting chocolate powder, the Eagles documentary, and the music of Friends.

Download episode 352 here. (right-click)

Email us at "spy [at] maximumfun [dot] org" or phone us at (206) 339-8328.

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Judge John Hodgman Live at SF Sketchfest

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Date: 
02/06/2015 - 19:30 - 21:00
City: 
San Francisco, CA
Venue Name: 
Marines Memorial Theater

Judge John Hodgman returns for another live recording at SF Sketchfest!

Judge Hodgman will adjudicate live and on-stage at Marines Memorial Theater, with special guests TBA.

Judge John Hodgman Live at SF Sketchfest
Friday, February 6th
7:30 - 9:30pm
Marines Memorial Theater
609 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
Tickets are $35. To get yours and find more information on the show, click here!

We need YOU to submit cases to be heard that evening! If you and another party
- reside in the SF Bay area, or will be able to attend the show on February 6
- have a legitimate beef, large or small

... write us with the details! Send it directly to hodgman@maximumfun.org or submit it via the handy dandy form here.

Jordan, Jesse, Go! Episode 355: Extreme Whiffenpoof with Vanessa Ramos

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Guests: 
Vanessa Ramos

Writer and comedian Vanessa Ramos joins Jordan and Jesse for a discussion of Jesse's excursion to get a Christmas tree, videogame movies, and the En Vogue Lifetime movie.

Follow Vanessa on Twitter!

Also: JJGo has a few live shows coming up --

JJGo with Bunker Buddies with Andie and Travis at the UCB Franklin on January 6th.
JJGo with My Brother, My Brother and Me at the SF Sketchfest on February 7th.

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