Episode Number: 1134
Episode Guest: Kyle Dunnigan
Original Airdate: June 22, 2018
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Guest Bio: Kyle Dunnigan is a writer, actor, and comedian. Check out his hilarious Instagram.
Topics Discussed: Caitlyn Jenner’s voice; I Am Cait TV show; Caitlyn Jenner’s stance on same-sex marriage; Caitlyn Jenner not charged for fatal car accident; talk about his Kardashian and Trump Instagram videos; he was scared of being a writer forever so he started doing his Instagram videos; comedians who found success later in life; car talk; Tesla sabotage; talk about how much time it takes to create one of his videos; doing his video bits live; he’s not making money off his Instagram, but he’s moved from doing clubs to theaters; Instagram TV; (Kyle spills his coffee); they both have Italian and Irish heritage; talk about his struggles writing for television shows and other jobs; more talk about his faceswap videos; Viceland is sending Tom Arnold to find more Trump videos; Gotti‘s Rotten Tomatoes score; golden showers; Joe says he’s not into freaky sex; an ex-girlfriend wanted Joe to “rape” her; Kyle talks about dancing with a girl and getting a boner when he was younger; Joe developed a foot fetish because of an ex-girlfriend; people are into weird things; smelling shoes; men are perverts; what men are attracted to and why; thinking of a girl taking a shit to get over her; girls with bad breath; Joe dated a girl with bulimia; the stress of being a struggling actor; (1:00:00) Joe tells a story about a bad audition; Hollywood people are sheep; Dunbar’s number; more talk and stories about auditioning; being a comic vs. trying to be a working actor; taking time off from stand-up after shooting a special; stand-up comedians who use comedy as a stepping stone to a TV show; brown eyes vs. blue eyes study; Melania Trump talk; religion and prayer; could a single person be the president; corporate stand-up gigs; college stand-up gigs; Johnny Carson’s death; David Letterman; doing a daily show is a lot of pressure; Jay Leno; talk shows are bad for conversation; Joe talks about the HTC Vive and its virtual reality games; they talk about playing pool; archery is like meditation; Zen in the Art of Archery book; audiobooks; The Tipping Point book; Sapiens book; suicide; Kyle tells a Tom Arnold story; Viceland TV channel; hunting/outdoors television channels; Joe talks about doing a radio show where they did the pledge of allegiance during an interview; Richard Jeni; humans are aware of our impending death; Kyle loves aging; what if people lived for 500 years; men don’t mature after 25; more Caitlyn Jenner talk; gene editing and the future of changing genders; what Kyle would like to change about himself; seeing attractive people in person; dick talk; pubic hair in porn; girls shaving their pubes vs. staying natural; hairy women; grooming is easier for a man; Lasik surgery; laser pointer burns hole in young boy’s eye; Kyle is almost 50 and dating a 27-year-old; having kids; time goes by quickly; more talk about Kyle not wanting to write for TV anymore; comedians aren’t as competitive today because of the internet; more pool talk; his stand-up comedy goals; talk about working the road; bringing friends on the road to open; San Diego, California; Kyle wants to try psychedelics; monetizing his Instagram; dog talk; (2:00:00) how having kids has changed Joe; people who never get married or have kids; Bill Maher, Sam Harris, Ben Affleck debate radical Islam video; could Sam Harris be president; Joe thinks there should be a council of people running the country rather than one person, and they should all have tried mushrooms; Neil deGrasse Tyson talk; more Sam Harris talk; arguments vs. discussions; would Kyle take a pill to be smarter if it meant he wasn’t funny anymore; some people are born with better brains; Free Will book; being born in the United States is like winning the lottery; religion vs. science; miracles; talk about The Power Team; no one from the Kardashians has contacted him; Joe talks about living with women and how they’ve made him softer; more Kardashian talk; did Bruce Jenner take steroids; more Caitlyn Jenner talk; Kyle dressed up as a woman and performed on stage; more talk about how Caitlyn Jenner was against gay marriage; Todd Glass is gay; Joe grew up around gay people and just thought they were normal; Joe thinks homophobes are scared they might be gay themselves; talk about Joe’s podcast; more talk about Kyle’s videos; Joe talks about his phone breaking in Hawaii; Caitlyn Jenner playing in golf tournament as a woman; (Kyle plays a video of himself singing as Caitlyn Jenner).
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