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Podcast Coyle & Sharpe Episode 52: Underground Death Ritual

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Welcome to season two of Coyle & Sharpe: The Imposters! In the early 1960s, James P. Coyle and Mal Sharpe roamed the streets of San Francisco, microphone in hand, roping strangers into bizarre schemes and surreal stunts. These original recordings are from the Sharpe family archive, which is tended by Mal's daughter, Jennifer Sharpe. You can learn more about Coyle & Sharpe on their website or on MySpace. Their recent box set is These 2 Men Are Imposters.

On this episode: Coyle & Sharpe attempt to initiate an English gentlemen into their death cult.

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Test Your Brains

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"Chris Elliott: A Television Miracle"

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Me & Ben Karlin on Current

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Here's my second segment for the excellent Current TV. It's part of a larger pilot that may or may not end up being anything, we'll see. It's a video version of my interview with former Daily Show and Colbert Report Executive Producer Ben Karlin. Wow, that's a lot of Capital Letters. Enjoy!

Mike Birbiglia on "Sleepwalk with Me", interview on The Sound of Young America

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Bullseye

Last time comedian Mike Birbiglia was on The Sound of Young America, he talked about developing the narratives in his work, and leaving behind the joke-joke-joke repetitions that are standard in standup comedy. He recently premiered his first theatrical performance, "Sleepwalk with Me," at the Bleeker Street Theater off-Broadway, to rave reviews. It chronicles his struggles with sleepwalking, and in a long-term romantic relationship.

If you enjoyed this show, try these:
Mike Birbiglia (May, 2008)
Andy Daly
Janeane Garofalo

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B.O.B. - I'll Be in the Sky

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Go ahead and skip past the awkward intro to this video and catch a great talent. Me and Intern Chris tried to book him last summer, but failed. Would still love to have him on the show sometime. Nice to know someone is building on Outkast's legacy.

Worth checking out: his "Hi, My Name is B.I.B." tape from last year.

Podcast: Jordan, Jesse Go! Ep. 86: Octopus Sunrise with the Sklar Brothers

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Jesse and Jordan are joined by The Sklar Brothers (previously on TSOYA). The gang discuss a box of strange candies and foodstuffs mailed to them from Japan, plus Tom Cruise, Werner Herzog and much more.

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Dicussed on the show:
Paul Stanley & the Laser Pointer

Werner Herzog Gets Shot on Camera

Ashkon - "Hula Hoop"

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MaxFunPal Ashkon's new video "Hula Hoop" is up on YouTube. You can also check it at ashkonhulahoop.com, or in HD on Vimeo.

Tell a friend, f'realz.

Rickey!

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