Episode Number: 982
Episode Guest: Honey Honey
Original Airdate: July 3, 2017
Episode Sponsors: Squarespace
Guest Bio: Honey Honey is a band from Los Angeles, CA featuring members Suzanne Santo and Ben Jaffe.
Topics Discussed: Alcohol; Jimi Hendrix “Machine Gun” song; Joe talks about Phil Hartman holding up speakers for Hendrix; old music; songs ripping off/sampling other songs; The Verve and The Rolling Stones; comedians compared to musicians; Joe’s comedy specials; they’re releasing their own solo albums; their working relationship; politics; Baked Alaska shitposter/troll; funny memes; stealing memes; Ben argued with Marc Maron on Twitter about memes; Little Richard talks about Jimi Hendrix; Robert Plant and other musicans with tight pants; podcasts and conversations; technology and wasting time; Deep Work book; Puzzle Farter game; young girls are seeking vagina surgery; circumcisions; online articles that are a waste of time; junk food; Beanitos; trans fats banned; ketchup in Canada compared to US ketchup; 81 percent of patients prefer cannabis over opiates; weed and period cramps; CBDs; marijuana edibles; Joey Diaz tricking people into eating edibles; Joe explains the difference between smoking weed and eating it; Suzanne talks about smoking DMT; Joe talks about seeing his dead grandfather when high; appreciating life; Joe talked to Phil Hartman when he was high, even though Phil is dead; imagination vs. reality; psychedelic trips; (1:00:00) describing drug trips; music compared to food; music is a vessel of emotion; Jimi Hendrix “Voodoo Child” song; Gary Clark, Jr.; a musician describing their sound; a radio host asked Joe to make him laugh during an interview; radio hosts/DJ talk; radio ratings; Suzanne talks about her single on Spotify; what record companies do today; Soaked in Bleach documentary; Kurt Cobain; icons of decades; drugs becoming illegal changed music; inspiring music; Jordan Peterson and gender pronouns; Obama compared to Trump; Obama jokes about killing the Jonas Brothers with drones; drone deaths; being president is difficult; have compassion; cost of running for congress; Doug Stanhope wanted to run for president; the political system is outdated; Chris Christie closed beach so his family could use it alone; the flow of information is unstoppable today; Idiocracy movie; Suzanne and Ben bought Elon Musk’s old Escalade; Elon Musk’s car tunnel; Vice car hacking video; Michael Hastings death conspiracy; “The Runaway General” article; War Machine Netflix movie; Harry Potter books; Harry Potter ride at Universal Studios; Suzanne thinks the Harry Potter books are like real life; the Harry Potter brand is worth $25 billion; The National band gave them a guitar and they talk about it; (Ben plays the guitar); more Gary Clark, Jr. talk; video of Honey Honey with Gary playing “Midnight Rider”; mean people; intimate shows; being as popular as Jennifer Lopez; seeing Roger Waters live; being a diva or wanting to be one; Michael Jackson talk; (2:00:00) Queen “Dragon Attack” song; (an alarm goes off next door); Baby Driver movie; Joe talks about bringing meat back from Hawaii; axis deer; tiger talk; tiger attacks in India; cougars; cougar in front of Hollywood sign picture; bears in Yellowstone; 11-year-old boy shoots attacking bear in Alaska; Alaska talk; ThermaCELL mosquito repellent; ThermaCELL lights/torches; older women hooking up with young boys; Mary Kay Letourneau divorce; Ben is 32 years old and his dad is turning 96 years old; Joe rants about psychics; Suzanne believes in psychics; remote viewing; fortune tellers; talking to the dead; religion; it’s not bullshit if it makes people happy; Scientology and Norconon; religion/spirituality talk; unique moments; connections between people; Rocky 4 movie; power of music; they are the only band Joe has worked with; talk about their New Year’s Eve 2012 show together; Joe’s Alex Jones 911 podcast is his biggest podcast ever with 16 million downloads; Joe says iTunes wasn’t ranking his 911 podcast on the charts correctly; Megyn Kelly’s show ratings; hair; aliens; Paul Hellyer interview with RT video; alien experts have no evidence; memories and the brain; talk about their solo records; (Ben plays a song); (Suzanne tunes her guitar with her phone and then plays a song); (3:00:00) they’re going to be on the TV show The Guest Book; their “Punk Kid” song; Joe is thinking about switching to the Samsung Galaxy S8; Joe talks about running with Vibram toe shoes; Under Armor; playing pool; more talk about their “Punk Kid” song; promoting yourself; they’re going to Vegas to watch the UFC with Joe; Suzanne gets sent dick pics; (Suzanne sends Joe a dick pic); (they continue trying to play a song from Jamie’s phone); Marshall Bluetooth speaker.
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