Episode Number: 779
Episode Guest: Andrew Dice Clay and Joey Diaz
Original Airdate: March 29, 2016
Episode Sponsors: LegalZoom, ZipRecruiter, Stamps.com, Onnit
Guest Bio: Andrew Dice Clay is a comedian and actor. His new show Dice premieres on Showtime on Sunday, April 10, 2016. Joey Diaz is a Cuban-American stand-up comedian and actor. Joey also hosts his own podcast called The Church of What’s Happening Now.
Topics Discussed: Joey talks about his “stars of death” edible marijuana and how much he eats; why Dice stays away from the edibles; edible marijuana popcorn; legalization of marijuana throughout the United States; Joey’s Periscope show; Dice was told to not use Periscope because he’s filming a reality show; Dice talks about wrestling his friend Wheels; Dice’s old funny video clips and filming at The Comedy Store; more talk about filming skits with comics and his family; Dice got banned from The Comedy Store by Mitzi Shore; Dice tells a story about Joey Diaz almost stabbing a customer of The Comedy Store with a broken glass; violent, drunk hecklers; bouncers at The Comedy Store should stop hecklers; somebody stole Duncan Trussell’s puppet Lil Hobo; The Twilight Zone TV show; Dice thinks comedians on TV shows should go on the road; Joe talks about a friend of his doing a Dice impression; Dice doing arena shows in the ’80s; Dice became popular because of Rodney Dangerfield; Dice working with Martin Scorsese and Woody Allen; Dice’s thoughts on marriage and affairs; Dice being interviewed about comedy and acting; why does comedy have to make sense; Joe watching Dice do comedy in Vegas; how Dice’s act has changed; Dice used to do impressions; Dice getting negative feedback about his act; what Dice did in the ’80s gets overlooked; Dice thinks his act isn’t sexist; laughing and orgasming are the two best things in the world; comics are mean to each other; Dice is having more fun now than ever before; story about how Dice got banned from MTV; Dice talks about his kids; people think Dice should focus on acting; Dice getting into acting; Dice doing the Crime Story TV show; Joey talks about watching Dice’s comedy on VHS; Dice was at the front of the line for free speech for comedians; Pitbull came to see Dice; Dice would rather do small clubs; Dice wasn’t making enough money in comedy and had to play blackjack to make money; Dice would make $500,000 per night doing comedy.
My Thoughts: This podcast is crazy short. They only talk for about an hour. Conversation focuses on comedy for the entire duration, save for a bit of talk about marijuana at the beginning. Joey doesn’t say much.
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