Episode Number: 1026
Episode Guest: Brian Redban
Original Airdate: October 23, 2017
Episode Sponsors: MeUndies, Squarespace, Onnit
Guest Bio: Brian Redban is a comedian and the founder of the Deathsquad podcast network. Check out his newest podcast called What Brian Redban Do at Deathsquad.tv and on Apple Podcasts.
Topics Discussed: Joe apologizes for something he said about Corey Feldman during the Greg Fitzsimmons podcast; Gremlins movie; saying something you regret and wondering why you said it; Joe thinks he’s more tense and less kind when he’s not smoking weed; Joe talks again about how vivid and intense his dreams are now that he’s not smoking weed; doing yoga; SimplyWell tests; regret can help you grow; everyone expresses their pleasure and displeasure today; Donald Trump talk; today we’re always in contact with people; RC Cola; Faygo; IBC root beer; Arnold Palmers; Joe wanted a margarita during dinner but couldn’t have alcohol; what kind of challenge would Brian participate in; Brian once lost 70 lbs. using Weight Watchers; (they look at a picture of skinny Brian); Brian wants to try and quit smoking cigarettes; weed hangovers; Joe is nervous about smoking pot again; more talk about weed and dreams; Joe thinks he is too busy; Terrence McKenna thought you should take extended periods off weed, then smoke a ton; Lee Syatt (Joey Diaz’s podcast producer) talk; Brian performed comedy at a strip club in Compton; Bryan Callen once saw an ex-girlfriend working the street as a hooker; Ralphie May talk; Ralphie’s legs must have been really strong; fat homeless people; Arby’s venison sandwich; wild pigs in San Jose; Hearst Castle; Winchester Mystery House; Gamble house; Frank Lloyd Wright Millard house; Ferris Bueller’s Day Off house; Frank Lloyd Wright Fallingwater house; Ex Machina movie house; Annihilation movie; Zevia soda pop; stevia talk; Joe had a non-diet Coke by accident at Wendy’s and loved it; Brian thinks Wendy’s is better than In-n-Out; Five Guys; Fatburger; frozen meat vs. fresh meat; more debate about fast food burgers; Whataburger spicy ketchup; what’s wrong with stevia; how the sugar industry shifted the blame to fat; (1:00:00) Advil is bad for you; Aspirin is good for you; inflammation; a low carb diet reduces inflammation; more talk about Asprin and how it is made from tree bark; Brian wants to quit smoking and lose weight; Brian caught a rat in a trap at his house; Brian had a dead rat in a trap under his sink for three months; rats at The Comedy Store; Joe caught a tarantula in his house; black widow spiders; tarantulas taste like crabs; Amazon natives cooking spiders; lobsters are bugs of the sea; why do we eat crabs but not tarantulas; Joe ate a roach and it tastes like nothing; Joe ate a hornworm; Ludacris is hosting the rebooted Fear Factor; feud between The Rock and Tyrese; talk about The Rock; (they watch a video of The Rock talking about motivation); celebrities taking selfies on private jets; Bow Wow private jet selfie lie; flights out of Las Vegas; Joe thinks he stayed in the shooter’s suite at Mandalay Bay; conspiracy theories about the Las Vegas shootings; more talk about the Vegas shootings; Vegas shooter’s dad was a bank robber; interview with Vegas shooter’s brother; Trump is going to release classified files about John F. Kennedy; Trump likes to make everyone seem untrustworthy; Brian says he was talking about fake news before Trump; fake story about Joe disarming someone at The Comedy Store; Russian troll farms that weaponized Facebook; @crystal1johnson Twitter account; more talk about Russian trolls; retweeting in the early days of Twitter; Radiolab podcast episode “Truth Trolls” about Shia Labeouf; people who think trolling is fun; Shia Labeouf plagiarism scandal; Joe thinks 10% of actors are useless, 3% of comedians, and 1% of paid regulars at The Comedy Store; guys starting comedy in their 40s; Dean Delray talk; Natasha Leggero is pregnant; comedy couples; Tom Segura’s weight loss; Good Mythical Morning YouTube show; Redban eating at Howlin’ Ray’s.
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