David Javerbaum

David Javerbaum

Posted on Jul 3, 2013 in podcast | No Comments

Don’t let the earnest headshot fool you – David Javerbaum (pronounced “Javerbaum”) is the author of the hilariously funny book, “The Last Testament: A Memoir by God,” and the holiest of Twitter feeds,@TheTweetOfGod. He also wrote the equally entertaining “What to Expect When You’re Expected: A Fetus’s Guide to the First Three Trimesters.” He also ...

Rob Kutner

Rob Kutner

Posted on Jun 19, 2013 in podcast | One Comment

Rob Kutner was my fellow writer and officemate at The Daily Show with Jon Stewart for six and a half years. Before that prison sentence he wrote for Dennis Miller Live, and in 2009 he left TDS to board the unsinkable Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien! Unfortunately, that show sunk. Fortunately, Rob retained his writing ...

Gene Perret

Gene Perret

Posted on Jun 5, 2013 in podcast | No Comments

Meet Gene Perret, writer for Love, American Style, All in the Family, Three’s Company, The Carol Burnett Show, Welcome Back Kotter – do I really need to go on? Okay, I will. Gene was also Bob Hope‘s head writer for 12 years! And he has graciously brought his vast experience and wealth of knowledge to ...

Megan Ganz

Megan Ganz

Posted on May 23, 2013 in podcast | No Comments

Megan Ganz is a 28-year-old comedy writer whose resume reads like someone who’s been working her ass off since she was 12… which she has. After writing for the satirical newspaper The Every Three Weekly at The University of Michigan, Megan (@MeganGanz) was asked to join the staff of The Onion. She quickly moved her ...

Neal Brennan

Neal Brennan

Posted on May 8, 2013 in podcast | No Comments

Neal Brennan is a writer, director and stand-up comedian with some high profile credits well worth mentioning, particularly that he was the co-creator and executive producer of Chappelle’s Show on Comedy Central and the co-writer — along with Dave Chappelle — of the movie Half Baked. Neal’s comedy-origin story is an unusual one. It’s a ...

Rob Corddry

Rob Corddry

Posted on Apr 24, 2013 in podcast | One Comment

This is the interview fans of Rob Corddry have been waiting for – it’s my interview with Rob Corddry! The co-creator and star of the ridiculously hilarious Children’s Hospital on Adult Swim is living proof that really-super-crazy talented people can make it in Hollywood. Who knew? Rob is a fortunately busy man who’s been in ...

Lewis Black

Lewis Black

Posted on Apr 8, 2013 in podcast | 4 Comments

Taped in front of a live audience at the University of North Carolina! Lewis Black is a two-time Grammy Award winning stand-up comedian and regular contributor to “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart” for the past 17 years. (That’s not a typo.) He is also an author, a playwright and a mensch in disguise. We ...

Phil Rosenthal

Phil Rosenthal

Posted on Apr 1, 2013 in podcast | 4 Comments

Whoever came up with the phrase “nice guys finish last” never met Phil Rosenthal. The creator and executive producer of the 70-time Emmy-nominated “Everybody Loves Raymond” invites me into his home to discuss sitcoms, books, movies, and insane interviews with huge superstars. Phil has an amazing talent for clearly explaining otherwise complicated ideas. He is ...

Sarah Silverman

Sarah Silverman

Posted on Mar 25, 2013 in podcast | No Comments

Sarah Silverman (seen here with monkey) is a popular American actress/comedian perhaps best know for being awesome. She created and starred in “The Sarah Silverman Program,” was wildly hilarious in her concert movie “Jesus Is Magic” (Netflix the shit out of that thing!) and most importantly is a fine person and an excellent friend. Soon ...

Mike Scully

Mike Scully

Posted on Mar 19, 2013 in podcast | No Comments

Part 2 of “The Writers’ Bloc ‘The Simpsons’ Mini-Marathon”! (Listen to Part 1.) Mike Scully is a longtime writer and producer for The Simpsons who also wrote for ‘Everybody Loves Raymond’, ‘Parks and Rec’, the list goes on. This is a seasoned professional with willing to share his experience with BlocHeads around the world. Mike ...