A pop culture, sports, and nerding podcast with Frank Caliendo, John Holmberg, Scott Long and others... featuring interviews, impressions, stories and a whole lot of comedy.
February 11th, 2020 | Season 2 | 1 hr 26 mins
Frank Caliendo, John Holmberg, Scott Long, Dick Toledo, Jose Meza, Shaun Salehi & Zack Colman gather for a discussion on unique sportscasters like Harry Caray, Thom Brennaman and the Albert brothers. Checking in every once in awhile to be sure young intern Shaun Salehi understands all the references being made throughout. They discuss water skiing squirrels, the return debut of the XFL, potential NFL free agency moves, 70's & 80's TV sitcoms Welcome Back Kotter and Too Close For Comfort and finally Zack Colman attempts to school everyone on Bitcoin and Blockchain.
Episode 30: Post Super Bowl Wrapup, Lou Holtz's Dirty Food Mustache, Skip Skip Skip, Frank Does WWE Backstage
February 4th, 2020 | Season 1 | 1 hr 22 mins
A day after the Kansas City Chiefs notched their first Super Bowl victory in 50 years the guys convened to talk about the game, more of Frank's week of press and events in Miami, if Lou Holtz had a food catching mustache, Mel Kyper breaking down the Bachelor, if our podcast did transitions like Colin Cowherd, and what references went over the head of our 21 year-old "intern" Shaun Salehi.
Episode 29: SUPER BOWL SPECIAL - Googling Yourself, Bernie Sings, Frank Does Miami Media Swing & Madden & Summerall Return
February 1st, 2020 | Season 1 | 49 mins 29 secs
Frank, John, Scott, Toledo & Jose gathered a day before the Super Bowl to discuss thoughts on the game, the perspective provided by googling yourself, prop bets of the Iowa caucus, Bernie Sanders sings some Prodigy, Frank does Super Bowl media week in Miami and John Madden and Pat Summerall reunite in the guise of Frank & John.
January 27th, 2020 | Season 1 | 1 hr 25 mins
Frank, John, Scott, Toledo, Jose & Shaun gather to discuss podcast listener feedback and the smart use of profanity, ideas and thoughts to make the Pro Bowl SO much better than it is right now, $2 Bills, sharing their Super Bowl stories and finally touching on the tragic death of NBA Superstar Kobe Bryant.
January 20th, 2020 | Season 1 | 1 hr 26 mins
Frank, John, Scott, Toledo, Jose & Shawn all convene on NFL Championship Sunday to wish Frank a happy 46th BDay and extend some wishes for Scott's upcoming 54th for which Scott flexes his virility. They discuss flying a new service to Las Vegas, for some reason fearing the linguistic mark known as the Umlaut. Scott asks John and Frank is they have impressions that hurt before the gang discusses the games that gave us the Chiefs/49ers matchup in Super Bowl LIV.
January 13th, 2020 | Season 1 | 1 hr 16 mins
Show #2 of the New Year has Frank, John & Scott convening over gifts for Frank & John from Scott along with a discussion of the seemingly annual list of Academy Awards snubs, Presidential candidate diversity, The Secret to Bernie Sanders' power and a wrapup of the weekend's NFL divisional round games and news.
Episode 25: Frank & Scott's Childbirth Experiences, Did Cavemen Look At Porn, and NFL Wildcard Weekend Reactions
January 5th, 2020 | Season 1 | 1 hr 14 mins
Frank, John & Scott reconvene after the holiday break to talk about the experience of childbirth from a male perspective, ponder if and when their teenage sons began looking at porn and whether cavemen experienced similar issues, imagine 'Friends' as a dramatic cop show and finally discuss all the happenings of the NFL Wild Card Weekend.
Episode 24: Frank Joins Tik Tok - Scott Psychoanalyzes His Favorite Xmas Special - Zack Colman Describes Being Jewish At Christmas
December 16th, 2019 | Season 1 | 1 hr 22 mins
This week's episode sees Frank, John & Scott joined by Comic Playground Crewmember Zack Colman who teaches the guys a bit about what it's like to be Jewish at Christmastime. But prior to that Frank discusses joining the social media platform Tik Tok, Scott gets to the hurt found within his favorite Christmas Specials and John shares a DARK theory on why kids believe in Sant Claus.
Episode 23: Frank & John Introduce Scott To The Legend Of Arizona Cardinals Broadcaster Ron Wolfley - NFL Week 14
December 9th, 2019 | Season 1 | 1 hr 22 mins
Frank, John & Scott gather this week to discuss Crisis On Infinite Earths Crossover, how John's dad deals with bad news, how Scott's father handled a tender moment, how people go their entire lives believing in a false family history, talk about the new Martin Scorcese film 'The Irishman', discuss their favorite local broadcasters for NFL teams, and finally get into what may end up being another New England Patriots cheating story!
Episode 22: Does Anyone Notice Frank's Appearance - Have We Hired A 13yo To Direct - Finding The Tony Romo Voice By Way Of Jim Nantz
December 2nd, 2019 | Season 1 | 1 hr 18 mins
Frank, John & Scott discuss whether or not anyone actually notices the effort Frank puts into his hair & look for the podcast, debate whether or not they've hired a 13yo because he was the most qualified among what was available. And then while discussing week 13 of the NFL Frank & John talk about the process involved in finding the Tony Romo impression with the help of his broadcast partner Jim Nantz.
Episode 21: Scott Long Channels Tony Romo, Frank's Little Village Maker And Frank Uncovers A Voice Conspiracy
November 25th, 2019 | Season 1 | 1 hr 7 mins
Frank, John, Scott, producer Dick Toledo & video producer Shawn Saleahy convene during a Monday Night Football blowout to discuss Scott channeling his inner Tony Romo. The guys are introduced to Frank's Little Village builder. Frank discovers a Deep State conspiracy in two prominent voices, and the guys listen to Jerry Jones actively recruiting for his next head football coach!
November 21st, 2019 | Season 1 | 1 hr 31 mins
Technical issues plagued the guys this week but they pushed through and cobbled together a discussion on the new Disney + series The Mandalorian, Jerry Jones, Donny Ivory from The Comic Playground Crew schools Frank & John on the history of pinball and Frank gets to do an unboxing of his lost childhood.
November 15th, 2019 | Season 1 | 1 hr 1 min
Frank, John & Scott convene their comedic and sports know-how on short notice to discuss and react to the Thursday Night Football incident late in the game between the Browns and Steelers that saw Browns defensive end Myles Garrett yank Steelers QB Mason Rudolph's helmet off and proceed to club him over the head with it. Garrett was suspended indefinitely by the NFL late Friday (11/15) morning.
Episode 18: The Best Thing On Disney Plus, The Greatness Of LSU's Ed Orgeron, and some Nerding Out w/Zack Colman
November 13th, 2019 | Season 1 | 1 hr 29 mins
Frank, John & Scott talk about the BEST thing on the new streaming platform Disney Plus, become enlightened on the greatness that is LSU football coach Ed Orgeron and enjoy a little Nerding Out over the book series 'Song Of Ice & Fire' with Zack Colman.
November 9th, 2019 | Season 1 | 1 hr 22 mins
Frank, John Holmberg & Scott Long are joined by John Mendte from The Fireside Crew (@FiresideCrew, www.welcometofireside.com) for a breakdown of the new HBO series Watchmen and a deep dive into the origin of the DC character The Joker.
November 6th, 2019 | Season 1 | 1 hr 23 mins
Frank, John & Scott convene to inspect and open the MUCH anticipated delivery of John's EBAY purchase of a rare Bubo from the 1981 film Clash Of The Titans. Then they discuss whether or not the Patriots are now vulnerable or if Bill Belichick may just be toying around with the competition and not tipping his hand in advance of the playoffs.