Episode Number: 598
Episode Guest: Joey Diaz
Original Airdate: January 12, 2015
Episode Sponsors: Squarespace, Stamps.com, National Academy of Sports Medicine, Onnit
Guest Bio: Joey “CoCo” Diaz is a Cuban-American stand-up comedian and actor. Joey also hosts his own podcast called The Church of What’s Happening Now.
Topics Discussed: New HD TriCaster; watching the podcast; cutting the cable; Netflix; television commercials; podcast ads; zombies; American Horror Story; Jessica Lange; King Kong; Hulu; Amazon Prime streaming service; cutting the cable; commercials; Adam Corolla firing Alison Rosen; controversy; Charlie Sheen; tabloids; celebrities; plastic surgery; uncanny valley; Mob Wives; Joey Diaz hooker story; Asian and black women with blonde hair; Eve; weaves; Undercover Boss; reality game shows; Game Show in My Head UFO story; UFOs; Bell Labs; back engineering; New Jersey UFOs; drones; Operation North Woods; Stealth Bomber; flying cars; Google cars; California drivers; rain; drinking sewer water; drinking water; hard water; distilled water; minerals; nutrients; Joey Diaz talks about taking mushrooms in Las Vegas; acid; strychnine in LSD; people pitching ideas to Joe Rogan; relaxing on the road; The Comedy Store; dealing with fans; people giving weed and food; strange fans; camera etiquette; being pitched; Windy City Heat; taking pictures; crazy people; traffic; local talent; comedy bookers; Mark Babbitt; Harold Ramis; comedy clubs; Wendy from the Denver Comedy Works; comedy then and now; credits; alt. comedy; podcasts; following strong acts; ex-comic club owners; comedy clubs; Margaret Cho; nose problems; nasal spray addiction; nose operations; Wanderlei Silva; Pride FC; running from drug test; Wanderlei Silva and Chael Sonnen fighting on The Ultiamte Fighter: Brazil; drug tests; employers demanding drug tests; Jon Jones and cocaine; alcohol vs. cocaine; casual coke use; comedy while on coke.
My Thoughts: The majority of this podcast was spent talking about comedy clubs and promoters. Still, it’s Joey Diaz, so it’s worth a listen.
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