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TS137: Burning Man, India, BYU Gay Survey, Korean Plastic Surgery

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Throwing Shade

Erin's taking Bryan to Burning Man even though Bryan's burning up, man. Ah! Get it? This episode is full up on gay surveys at Brigham Young University and the plastic surgery epidemic in South Korea and if you listen really closely, you can hear Bryan and Erin suffering from heat stroke. 

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May21-June21 | EP#15

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The Goosedown

In celebration of their birthdays, Kim & Jasper discuss their favorite Geminis. Plus the return of "Gladys Knight & the Tips" and The Goosedown does a Gemini roll call.

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Throwing Shade #​44: ​Burning Man and Korean Plastic Surgery

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Erin tries to get Bryan to go to Burning Man and we all learn about Brigham Young's terrible survey making skills and South Korean plastic surgery. Happy summer!!


EP. 77 "Bernanard Gernard" ft. Rhea Butcher

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Show: 
Lady to Lady
Guests: 
Rhea Butcher

Rhea Butcher (@RheaButcher) joins the ladies to discuss Portland, Scruff McGruff, nuns, Olson twins, things out of context and more! Produced by David Janove, theme song by Zach Ames.

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JJGo and MBMBaM Love L.A.: The Live Show Experience

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Date: 
06/13/2014 - 19:30 - 22:00
City: 
Los Angeles, CA
Venue Name: 
The Downtown Independent Theater

They said it couldn't happen again. They tried to stop us from getting back together. "They take two steps forward - but they take two steps back," they said. Well guess what, jerks; opposites attract.

My Brother, My Brother and Me and Jordan, Jesse, Go! are teaming up to provide you an evening's-worth of goofs. Come on down to the Downtown Independent Theater the night of June 13, and we'll all get some good, good quality time going.

Bullseye with Jesse Thorn: John Oliver & Arsenio Hall

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Show: 
Bullseye
Guests: 
John Oliver
Guests: 
Arsenio Hall
Guests: 
Tim Simons
Guests: 
Rhea Butcher
Guests: 
Ricky Carmona

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John Oliver on 'Last Week Tonight', American Positivity and a Love Story That Began at the RNC

Though John Oliver is English, he's probably best known now for being part of an American cultural institution -- The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. He served as the show's "Senior British Correspondent" for seven years before he was tapped to guest host last summer. Stewart went off to shoot a documentary, and Oliver filled in as host for eight weeks, to great critical acclaim.

It was an audition of sorts, and Oliver got the part. He was offered his own weekly show on HBO, which began airing just a few weeks ago. Last Week Tonight provides Oliver his own platform to talk and joke about everything from the death penalty to climate change to the Indian general election.

He joins us to talk about his love for American positivity, his tone and approach for Last Week Tonight, the unique challenges of doing news satire and the signature field pieces of The Daily Show, and the romantic story of how he met his wife at the Republican National Convention.

Oliver's show Last Week Tonight airs on HBO Sunday nights at 11pm. He also co-hosts The Bugle podcast with Andy Zaltzman.

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Wham Bam Pow Recommends: Cloud Atlas and Back to the Future Part II

Ricky Camona and Rhea Butcher of the movie podcast Wham! Bam! Pow! join us to talk about two of their all-time favorite movies, both about how individual people, their actions, and the universe are all tied up together.

Ricky recommends the ambitious 2012 adaptation of Cloud Atlas. Rhea recommends a movie that didn't need to reinvent the wheel to be successful -- the sequel Back to the Future Part II.

For more recommendations from Wham! Bam! Pow!, subscribe to their podcast and never watch a boring movie again!

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The Part: Tim Simons on 'Veep'

If you’re an actor, you know this: Getting cast in your first role is a huge challenge. But even then, it’s sometimes YEARS before an actor lands a role that really gets their career moving in the direction they’d like. That’s The Part.

When Tim Simons moved to LA to pursue acting, he auditioned a lot. He went in for movies, TV shows, commercials. He read his scripts and character descriptions very carefully -- and maybe stuck to the script just a little too much. But around that same time he also had a gig behind the scenes at a commercial casting company. While on the job, he saw a lot of other people audition and realized that the successful people were comfortable being themselves. They didn't always need to shoehorn themselves into the words on the page.

Simons talks to us about making acting choices and the creative freedom he's experienced as a result.

His character Jonah has a new job and story arc on this season of Veep. It airs Sunday nights on HBO.

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Arsenio Hall on Carving Out a Late Night Niche

When it came to late night television, Arsenio Hall changed the game. In 1989, he took over a talk show contract originally given to Joan Rivers, and brought new life and new faces to the late night scene.

The Arsenio Hall Show had a spontaneous, fun-filled, party atmosphere, interview guests from Tupac to Madonna, and a signature audience chant. But in 1994, Hall ended the show, and he was mostly out of the spotlight for almost twenty years.

Hall returned with a new incarnation of the show last fall, and it's just been picked up for a second season.

Hall talks about how he decides to ask "that question" of interview guests, how a dinner party appeal from Diddy helped inspire his comeback, and finding a new place for himself in the late night arena.

You can find out when The Arsenio Hall Show airs in your area on the show's official website.

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The Outshot: PWRFL Power's "Baby Tiger"

This week Jesse shares a beautiful, charming song that you probably haven't heard before. It's tough to find on CD; but, that’s ok because we’re going to play the whole thing for you.

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Stop Podcasting Yourself 322

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Guest-free as we talk about pleasure cruising, benches, honking, and Ugly Kid Joe.

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My Brother, My Brother and Me 201: Bro's Better, Bro's Better, Bro's Best: Ch. 31-45

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We're back with another round up of our "best" bits from the early years. 15 hours of show condensed to an hour of worthwhile material! That's a bargain. Also, get all the details on our upcoming LA show!

Suggested Talking Points: Big Bad Beetleborgs, B'Doodleykitten, Bramblepelt, Snowing All Over, Chin Deep In Chinchillas, Peepums Nastygum and MORE.

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Jordan, Jesse, Go! Episode 325: Frenching with Tony Camin and Carol Kolb

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Guests: 
Tony Camin
Guests: 
Carol Kolb

Comedian Tony Camin and comedy writer Carol Kolb join Jordan and Jesse for a discussion of Facebook, Jordan's Texas wedding trip, and the upcoming BoatParty.biz.

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UnderRated Comedians | EP#14

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The Goosedown

Kim & Jasper discuss their favorite comedians who they feel are very underrated and also they decide what comedian they would choose to replace Bernie Mac in the Kings of Comedy.

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