Episode Number: 1142
Episode Guest: Tony Rock
Original Airdate: July 10, 2018
Episode Sponsors: Stamps.com, ButcherBox, Cash App
Guest Bio: Tony Rock is an actor and stand-up comedian.
Topics Discussed: Tony is an Android guy; Tony agrees the fanny pack is back; Joe listens to music while running now; hot girls on social media, famous only for their pictures; Instagram; we want everyone to think we’re doing better than we are; Kyle Dunnigan’s Instagram; (they watch Kyle’s Kardashian and Bill Maher face swap videos); Joe thinks Tony doesn’t get the credit he deserves; Joey Diaz talk; The Longest Yard movie; Joey’s weight loss; talk about sleep; will we ever not need sleep; how the formula industry hijacked breast feeding for profit; soda; why are the best things bad for you; dairy talk; Whole Foods; Joe’s kale shake recipe: kale, a thumb-sized chunk of ginger, four garlic cloves, a pear, celery, and MCT oil; it’s hard to eat healthy on the road; Tony is allergic to many nuts; peanuts grow on the ground; sushi; wing suits and bungee jumping; Joe talks about Fear Factor stunts; Rocky Mountain oysters; veal; eating wild meat vs. factory-farmed meat; a moose will fuck you up; more veal talk; Joe talks about his chickens; video of a chicken taking a mouse from a cat; keeping chickens in the backyard; dogs vs. chickens; Joe talks about a Buddhist who was killing ants; use a vacuum cleaner on ants; anteaters; video of hikers encountering a grizzly bear; we don’t believe in things we don’t see; Chicago’s homicides compared to deaths from war; how would Tony fix the murder problem in Chicago if he was president; (1:00:00) Tony talks about his family and upbringing; crack in the 1980s; Tony saw a friend get shot in the head; people who grow up with strict parents; more talk about his family; Joe talks about his cousin being smacked by an adult when she was a child; the smell of a dead body; Joe hasn’t experienced anything that he thought might be a ghost; someone showed Joe pictures of clouds and thought they were UFOs; people love to pretend they have psychic powers or senses others don’t have; instinct; thinking about someone and then they call you; more talk about real estate laws and disclosure of death/ghosts; homes where murders have happened; places that feel a certain way; Joe tells the story about being a security guard at a concert when a fight broke out; sensing that a fight is going to happen; Tony tells a story about going to a strange party after a stand-up show; Vikings TV show; violence is confined to certain areas today; Joe wishes he could go back to the past to see real vikings; crime-infested areas are a problem that needs to be addressed; gun control talk; people want to belong to something; losers always have an excuse for why they’re not winners; time is too short to be shitty to people; fireworks; NFL player loses two fingers in fireworks accident; Tijuana and dental/plastic surgery; a guy can’t get fake muscle implants; is today a sensitive time for comedy; talk about touring; Tony is under the radar; it’s a strange time to be a comedian; Melania is the hottest First Lady ever; he’s a New York guy who’s living in Los Angeles; comedy in New York vs. Los Angeles; Damon Wayans; Dave Chappelle; Mark Curry and his Ford Bronco; car talk; old ’50s pick-up trucks; cars that Tony would like to own; more car talk; Classic Recreations; cars in the Fast and Furious and John Wick movies; (2:00:00) more talk about muscle cars; Jimi Hendrix’s Corvettes; Tony drives a Cadillac; Cadillac Elmiraj; more looking at pictures of cars and talking about them; cars in New York; Ford to stop making all passenger cars except the Mustang; Hennessey Performance.
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