Episode Number: 1103
Episode Guest: Tom Segura
Original Airdate: April 13, 2018
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Guest Bio: Tom Segura is a stand-up comedian and hosts his own podcast with his wife, Christina Pazsitzky, called Your Mom’s House. His latest special Disgraceful is available now on Netflix.
Topics Discussed: The Comedy Store after Mitzy Shore died; reminiscing about Mitzy; Tom talks about meeting Mitzy; Joe talks about his relationship with Mitzy; getting banned from The Comedy Store; if Mitzy liked you, she would give you hard spots after good comedians; bombing is one of the best things that can happen to a comedian; humiliation; Joe is going to fund a stand-up special for Joey Diaz; Joey’s weight loss; eggs; nutrition; how the sugar industry shifted the blame to fat; Bert Kreischer taking off his shirt on stage; Tom talks about having to write a new hour since his latest special came out; preparing for shooting a special; recording multiple sets for a special; where Tom wants to shoot his next special; big theaters vs. intimate shows; talk about historic places they’ve performed; Trump’s payment to Stormy Daniels may have broken campaign finance law; Bill O’Reilly’s $32 million sexual harassment settlement; Fox News talk; Trump watches a lot of television; Joe thinks that if we don’t get into a war, having Trump as president will be a good thing because it will have exposed corruption; more Trump talk; impeachment of Bill Clinton; Trump isn’t as smart as Clinton; can Trump fire Mueller; how does America look to non-Americans; White House bible study group led by anti-gay, anti-women, anti-Catholic pastor; what is queer; gender fluidity; some people want to be special without doing any work; you can’t call someone “mentally ill” if it relates to being transgender; Kyle Dunnigan’s Kardashian face swaps; ridiculous things Trump says; Trump’s confidence; Trump is good for comedians and comedy; Comey talks about the “pee tape” scandal; (they watch a video of Comey talking about Trump); why doesn’t Trump have to take a pee test; Joe thinks Trump is on pills; people taking Adderall for getting work done; Jamie talks about trying Adderall; (1:00:00) Trump is wired on amphetamines; wolves; shooting a gun in your yard/home; shooting coyotes; rat traps; Rats documentary; rat intelligence; we don’t have an answer for rats in large cities; New York has uptown and downtown rats; rat vs. pigeon in New York video; eating pigeon; squab; controversy about Tom saying “retarded” in his latest special; Tom explains his “retarded” bit; blowback because of the bit; people have the power to complain loudly today thanks to social media; more talk about blowback; forbidden words; more talk about his bit; ableism; changing words won’t change what people think; his podcast is more offensive than anything he said in the Netflix special; a lot of people discovered and now like Tom because of the controversy; recreational outrage and journalists; Joe didn’t get any shit for his Caitlyn Jenner bit; (they watch more Kyle Dunnigan videos); more talk about stand-up comedy; he has to get security for his upcoming show in Louisiana; Tom has lived in a lot of places; people who get very defensive about where they live; Buc-ee’s; Elon Musk is sleeping in Tesla factory; Elon Musk is very busy; Elon Musk building underground tunnel through Los Angeles; what motivates Elon Musk; more Elon Musk talk; people are tired of Apple products; Tim Cook isn’t the same as Steve Jobs; Joe explains the Conor McGregor debacle; Conor McGregor vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov in Russia; Joe won’t go to Russia; Joe enjoys doing fight companions as much or more than commentating for the UFC; Sinclair Broadcast Group’s false news promo; talk about Mark Zuckerberg’s testimony before congress; (2:00:00) there’s no social media competitor that’s similar to Facebook; Vero; Joe’s favorite social media app is Instagram; Joe talks about all the elk meat he has; Duncan Trussell is back in Los Angeles; talk about cooking and eating steak; Steak Revolution documentary; Anthony Bourdain’s No Reservations and Parts Unknown TV shows; more talk about Anthony Bourdain; Joe almost shit his pants while driving and thought about pulling over and shitting in the bushes; Bryan Callen lied to Joe about shitting his pants; shitting on a plane; why do our bodies smell so awful; Joe’s dog tried to eat his own shit while he was shitting; chicken and hot sauce; Howlin’ Rays; restaurants with long lines; venison and sausage; Lil B’s James Harden curse.
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