The Blog of Young America

Maximum Fun is your home on the internet for things that are awesome. Our blog will guide you, our family of podcasts will entertain and inform you, and our lively forum community will connect you with others. About

The Flop House: Episode #173 - Transcendence

The Flop House

Turns out that being Christopher Nolan’s cinematographer is not the same thing as being Christopher Nolan, as we found out when we endured Transcendence. Meanwhile Elliott explains Dan’s unusual way of reading, Stuart has a Transmorphers flashback, and Dan sings a little cow opera.

Movies and TV recommended in this episode:

The Evil Clergyman
The Woman on the Beach

Embeddable Audio Player Code (Copy and Paste)

Wham Bam Pow Ep. 88 - RoboCob (2014)

Wham Bam Pow

This week, we take a look at the reboot that we were all dreading but (spoiler alert) didn't hate: 2014's RoboCop! Plus, we remember Leonard Nimoy's contributions to film and culture and get excited about the forthcoming Avengers film.

Next week, we'll be watching Chappie, which is in theaters now.

Follow us on Twitter! Cameron is @cameronesposito, Rhea is @rheabutcher and Ricky is @rickycarmona. Discuss the show using the hashtag #WhamBamPow!

Don't forget about our Facebook and Tumblr pages. You can also email us at

Embeddable Audio Player Code (Copy and Paste)

One Bad Mother Episode 95: Kid Hair, plus guest Peter Brown Hoffmeister

One Bad Mother
Peter Brown Hoffmeister

Biz and Theresa tackle the tangled topic of hair! To cut or not to cut? That is the question. The answer is, “No one cares.” Plus, Biz Leaves It To Beaver, Theresa totally eats it in this week’s fails, and we get outdoorsy with Peter Brown Hoffmeister, author of Let Them Be Eaten By Bears: A Fearless Guide to Taking Our Kids Into the Great Outdoors.

Let Them Be Eaten By Bears: A Fearless Guide to Taking Our Kids Into the Great Outdoors
Follow Peter on twitter @PeterBrownHoff

Share your genius and fail moments! Call 206-350-9485

Subscribe to One Bad Mother in iTunes
Join our mailing list!
Follow One Bad Mother on Twitter
Follow Biz on Twitter
Follow Theresa on Twitter
Check us out on Facebook and like us!
Get a OBM tee from the MaxFunStore!
Interested in hosting a OBM meet-up in your area? Email theresa at maximum fun dot org.

Show Music
Opening theme: Summon the Rawk, Kevin MacLeod (
Ones and Zeros, Awesome, Beehive Sessions (, also avail on iTunes)
Mom Song, Adira Amran, Hot Jams For Teens (, available on iTunes)
Closing music: Mama Blues, Cornbread Ted and the Butterbeans

Embeddable Audio Player Code (Copy and Paste)

TS175:Gay Hobos, CPAC Women, Phyllis Schlafly, w/ Guest Drew Droege

Throwing Shade

Erin helps Bryan prep for hobo life with a complete guide to gay hobo slang. Plus, CPAC's cup of anti-women rhetoric runneth over and our favorite old bitch, Phyllis Schlafly, continues to her crusade against marriage equality. All this and a discussion about wigs with Chole Sevigny homage-er and our friend,  Drew Droege.

Tweet Us!  @gibblertron & @bryansafi  #tspod


Embeddable Audio Player Code (Copy and Paste)

EP. 114 "This Has Weed" ft. Adrienne Airhart

Lady to Lady
Adrienne Airhart

Adrienne Airhart (@craydrienne) joins the ladies to discuss Rent, community theater, Brad and Angelina, cheating, the Irish, getting high and more! Produced by David Janove, intern Kailey Godoy, theme song by Zach Ames.

Email us your Lady Problem at

Like us on Facebook for Upcoming Shows and News

Subscribe to us and leave us a review on iTunes

Embeddable Audio Player Code (Copy and Paste)

Judge John Hodgman Episode 200: Bigfoot II


Judge Hodgman and Bailiff Jesse tackle the reuse of ziptop bags, sleeping in jeans, Luddites, and creative work in today's docket clearing. Plus, Judge Hodgman admits to some monstrous behavior.


Embeddable Audio Player Code (Copy and Paste)

Sawbones: Syphilis


This week on Sawbones, Dr. Sydnee and Justin talk about the latest hot trends in mercury fumigation as they explore the history of syphilis.

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

Embeddable Audio Player Code (Copy and Paste)

Beating Bunker Boredom

| 1 comment

Hello Buddies! Are you lonesome tonight? Have you driven yourself crazy in the vast solitude of time stretching before you as you are locked alone in a bunker? Then this episode is for you! We talk about ways to beat boredom when you're trapped alone in an enclosed space! What movie/book/album would you want to be stuck with? If you COULD be with one person for the rest of time, who would it be? What hobbies would you take up? Should we do an all "Tiny Borat" episode? Listen to this episode and we will answer all these questions!

To donate to Bunker Buddies, click this link here!

To buy a special message on Bunker Buddies, click this link here!

And don't forget to follow us on Twitter!

Intro and outro music thanks to Brentalfloss

Art thanks to Justin Russo

Embeddable Audio Player Code (Copy and Paste)

Pop Rocket: Episode 009 Broad City, Fresh Off The Boat & #TheDress

Wynter, Margaret and Oliver
Pop Rocket
Oliver Wang
Wynter Mitchell
Margaret Wappler

Hate-watching Downton Abby, Wynter’s favorite new live-stream video app and #TheDress, plus Broad City and Fresh Off the Boat are making us all lol hard. We’re missing Guy this week so will just say it here: Oh hey there, listener!

With Wynter Mitchell, Oliver Wang and Margaret Wappler.

That’s My Jam:

Wynter Mitchell - No Sass by Photay
Oliver Wang - The Strangest by MURS
Margaret Wappler - Latino and Proud by DJ Raff

Each week we’ll add everyone’s jams to this handy Spotify playlist.

You can let us know what you think of Pop Rocket and suggest topics on the MaxFun forum, our Facebook group or via @PRPod on Twitter.

Embeddable Audio Player Code (Copy and Paste)

RISK! #621: Bodily Harm

Buck Angel, Kumail Nanjiani and Lindsay Hoffman share about times they were in physical danger.
Buck Angel
Kumail Nanjiani
Lindsay Hoffman
Embeddable Audio Player Code (Copy and Paste)
Syndicate content