Holidays

MK 109: You Got Kwanzaa'd... AGAIN! Part Deux! (Kwanzaa, Omarosa, Peanut Allergies, TheWhole 30, Oprah & Gayle, Ashanti)

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Minority Korner

Happy Halle Days! We are bringing back Kwanzaa, straight out of the vaults. Why? Because it's some of our best segments, and... we kind of forgot how to do Kwanzaa so we figured you did too for our longtime listeners, and new and fresh info for our newer listeners. But first! James talks about his near death peanut allergy attack through the streets of New York, where his survival instincts kicked in. Kwanzaa came early, Omarosa got the boot! Maybe she'll have a Scrooge like awakening? Get ready to revisit a magical journey as we rediscover and explore Kwanzaa. How well do you know Kwanzaa? We'll take a quiz sponsored by PBS, (that gets really competitive... by James) before diving into it's origins. James talks about it's history, importance, and meanings, and Nnekay will walk you through how you can celebrate this beautiful holiday celebrating African American Awesomeness. Also join Nnekay and James as they plan their Kwanzaa Albums, and future Kwanzaa movies and TV projects. Will they beat out Oprah and Gayle for King and Queen of Kwanzaa? Stay tuned to the very end for James' special announcement! 

Happy Kwanzaa! 

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http://www.officialkwanzaawebsite.org/index.shtml

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#146 - Clean Sleigh with Paget Brewster

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Guests: 
Paget Brewster

Mark and Hal tidy up their topic list for the holidays with the help of a returning Paget Brewster, who helps the boys cover everything from music to cookies to trees and everything in between!
See Mark and Hal LIVE in San Francisco on Sunday, January 14th with guests Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher! Get tickets here.

CIPYD 74: Portuguese Water Dogs

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Hello there! Happy Howlidays!

We’ve got a great episode to keep your ears warm this chilly week! Renee tells us about a dogsaster she experienced in Dogs We Met This Week. Will she question everything she holds to be true? Find out! Then, we’ve got a Mutt Minute on the Portuguese Water Dog! *Spoiler* That’s the Obama’s dog. We’ve also got some great last minute gift ideas for the dog lovers in your life. Plus, we’ve got some Dog News about the most Popular dog names of 2016! Is your dog on the list? Let us know!

Thanks for tuning in!

Leave us a voicemail with your Dog Victories and Dogsasers at (323) 250 - 3315!

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CIPYD 72: John Ross Bowie and Airedale Terriers

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Guests: 
John Ross Bowie

Hey buddies! Happy Howlidays!

We've got an episode you're really going to enjoy this week. John Ross Bowie (Speechless, The Big Bang Theory) joins us to talk about his lovely dog Sunny! Renee tells us all about the Airedale Terrier in Mutt Minute! Alexis delivers a very special Dogs We Met This Week. Plus, we talk about having dogs during the holiday season!

Grab some hot cocoa and tune in!

Leave us a voicemail with your Dog Victories and Dogsasers at (323) 250 - 3315!

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Celebrate the Holidays with Judge John Hodgman

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We've got five years' worth of episodes of Judge John Hodgman under our belt now, which includes a number of holiday themed episodes!

Our initial foray into the holidays happened in our first two months as a podcast! Wondering about the origin of the Sadness Tree? You'll find it in TO TREE OR NOT TO TREE, about the appropriate time to put up holiday decorations.

PROBABLE CLAUS deals with the legend of Santa Claus and whether to create a Santa tradition with children.

AWAY WITH THE MANGER grapples with blending the holiday traditions of an Atheist (but culturally Jewish) dad and a mom who was raised Catholic.

The Judge is visited by the spirits of litigants past in the JUDGE JOHN HODGMAN HOLIDAY SPECIAL. Check it out for updates from the Bat Brothers of Die Flederhaus, the BFFs from The Long-Necked Custody Dispute and Jason Sims of To Tree or Not to Tree.

Bailiff Jesse and Judge Hodgman clear out the holiday docket in IT'S BEGINNING TO LOOK A LOT LIKE CHAMBERS.

We celebrated Christmas in June this year with a NC-based Santa portrayer, and his wife Virginia. Is it OK for Andy to ho-ho-ho the year round? For a charming Southern Santa and his wife, check out THE SANTA SUIT.

Roland and Nyssa wanted to reboot their family's Christmas gathering this year in FELIZ GRAVITAS. Should the whole gang go watch Star Wars instead?

#41 - Best Christmas Song

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It's the most wonderful time of the year, when all is calm, chestnuts roast on an open fire, and we all dream of a white Christmas. Will Frosty the Snowman and Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer deck the halls with Mark and Hal? Come a-wassailing with them as they determine, once and for all, what the best Christmas song is!

Topics include:

- Lilith Fair

- Human Google(™)

- Da Yappers

- Double Dare

Get tickets NOW for the 1/10/16 live recording of our Star Wars vs Star Trek episode at San Francisco Sketchfest, with special guest Adam Savage and opening act Carter Parton Rogers!

#40 - Worst Christmas Song

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Songs are one of the cornerstones of the Holiday season™, and as we start hearing the same songs everywhere we go, you need to be equipped to identify and avoid the worst of the bunch on contact.

Topics Include:

- Parental noises

- Sticking to your guns

- Misery, Starvation, and Infidelity

Come see Mark and Hal LIVE at the Punch Line comedy club on Sunday, January 10th as part of San Francisco Sketchfest, with special guest Adam Savage and opening act Carter Parton Rogers!

#33 - Best Halloween Candy LIVE in NYC w/ John Hodgman!

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Guests: 
John Hodgman

Recorded live at (le) poisson rouge in NYC, Mark and Hal are joined by fellow MaxFun host John Hodgman to pick the best Halloween Candy once and for all!

Topics include:
- Razor Blades
- Carter Parton Rogers
- Good friends
- Foundering
- Surprise return guests!

Special thanks to Carter Parton Rogers for opening for us, (le) poisson rouge for the great venue and support, and to Danielle and the LadyKiller crew for making everything run smoothly!

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