#279 - Comedy To the Death

Posted in Comedy, Talk, Explicit by robandjoeshow on January 11th, 2017

Gramps sends a shocking photo to Joe with no explanation. There are a lot of comedians in attendance when one of their own gets hitched, but Joe gets uncomfortable when they can seem to behave appropriately. When a feature in Forbes blows up in the face the “media’s favorite millennial”, Rob and Joe get interviewed to discuss it by a reporter uncovering the story behind the story. Joe gives his review of the book he received from Rob, and Scott Apple gives Joe the worst Christmas present ever. Rob is annoyed with Joe for procrastinating on the newest murder mystery script.

Aired Live Monday, January 9th at 7:30PM


#278 - Gramps is The Instigator!

Posted in Comedy, Talk, Explicit by robandjoeshow on January 4th, 2017

The final Ravens postgame on 98 Rock for the season could have used Rob. Joe receives some equipment as a result to the show’s new revenue stream, but waits until just before show time to install and test it. Rob’s new year starts badly for the second year in a row. Die Laughing Productions does a show in Albany without Joe, and Rob once again struggles to fill his shoes with the pre-show duties. The conversations on these road gig carpools seem to always get weird. Rob thinks the Richie/Carey tour will suffer as a result of their new year’s eve performances on TV. Joe is taking a break from social media. A new story from Gramps doesn’t seem that great to Joe, but it does inspire him to tell a different one involving Robby as a kid. Dan Nainan may have scammed the press one too many times. Rob gets some backlash for his gift-giving. Two tragic deaths at the close of 2016 spawn some bad jokes. Joe was given an extension on his girlfriend’s ultimatum from last year. The Bachelor fantasy league is under way. Rob got a new Sony PlayStation and is frustrated with the new video games.

Recorded Monday, January 2nd at 7:30PM


Bunn Son

Posted in Comedy, Talk, Explicit by robandjoeshow on December 28th, 2016

The year is almost over, but the 2016 celebrity death toll is still rising. One of Joe’s sons is now collecting vinyl, and he gets more than probably wanted from his Uncle Robby for Christmas. Meanwhile Joe is inundated with wolf gifts and Rob thinks he should gain more wolf knowledge. The former show announcer has his own ideas about being a Redskins fan and what it means to have a successful night at poker. The Christmas gift exchange items are revealed on the air. Rob and Tawanda decided it was too much trouble to go to Gramps’ house and do it in person like everyone else. Joe’s gift from Rob is meant to be a gag, but it seems as though it will be the one that keeps on giving. Gramps lends his poetry and announcing talents to the show. Joe boasts about his appearance with Rob on Friday’s 98 Rock morning show. Rob announces how listeners can participate in the show’s Bachelor fantasy league.

Aired Live Monday, December 26th at 7:30PM


Driving Miss JoJo

Posted in Comedy, Talk, Explicit by robandjoeshow on December 22nd, 2016

When Rob describes losing power for five hours before show time, we learn just how inept he is around the house. After considering how much more important his cell phone is when he was without electricity, the conversation turns to technology and comparing Gramps’ grasp of it to that of the Amish. Joe is looking forward to the day when humans don’t have to drive their own cars anymore, or a least the day he’s wealthy enough for someone else to do it. Joe attends a celebrity-filled party where he speculates about his fame ranking among the guests. Once again, he may also have offended someone. The popularity of Bachelor fantasy leagues is really growing. Rob and Joe perform at an office holiday party for good money, then can’t help but gossip about the employees on the show. Joe has a good experience playing a new game on the post-game show, but when he dared to play again off the air there were grave consequences. Robby is preparing for another houseguest coming from overseas, this time for an extended visit.

Aired Live Monday, December 19th at 7:30PM


#274 - My Black Friend, Phil.

Posted in Comedy, Talk, Explicit by robandjoeshow on December 13th, 2016

The mysterious black friend Robby claims to have is discussed again when he gets mentioned just before show time. Rob is frustrated that his cooking skills don’t seem to be improving, and are possibly getting worse. After watching the Eagles documentary, Rob compares their internal creative struggles to himself and Joe. A new venue for the murder mystery shows is not exactly as advertised and presents a host of issues including one very special audience member. Joe is surprised to learn that his girlfriend’s father has an interest in musical theater. There is speculation about the selection process for ‘The Bachelor’ contestants. A new story in the Gramps series unveils the time he once brought a gun to a knife fight. Someone in the MORE family threatens Marcus.

Aired Live Monday, December 12th at 7:30PM



#273 - Eat My Squirrel!

Posted in Comedy, Talk, Explicit by robandjoeshow on December 6th, 2016

The group assembled for Joe’s birthday party makes the Medieval Times staff nervous. Rob offers some hypotheticals to Robby and Joe regarding things they might be willing to sacrifice in order to shave off a few years. Die Laughing Productions traveled to Philadelphia and then Winchester, where a cast member almost loses the audience at one show with an impromptu musical performance. Joe is still having co-host trouble on the Raven’s post-game show. Jeremy Woodworth and Chris Restivo submit their audition tapes for the job. Rob makes an announcement about a new project in the works for true fans of the show. Gramps is relentlessly flirting with a young comedienne on Facebook. When Tommy Sinbazo’s fiancé insists on turning a simple camping trip into a survival challenge, Joe balks at the idea.

Aired Live Monday, December 5th at 7:30PM



#272 - Turning 50. Ouch!

Posted in Comedy, Talk, Explicit by robandjoeshow on November 28th, 2016

Without Rob, the Ravens post game show is a struggle for Joe. Robby has a milestone birthday and delivers his Last Will to Joe. The hotel where Robby had two bad experiences reaches out to him. The Secret Santa name drawing is declassified. Joe has a birthday in a few days too, and his girlfriend’s gift to him is tickets to a concert in Pennsylvania with a large over-sixty crowd. Rob hosts Thanksgiving at the new house, and the Robinson’s annual tradition continue. The market for stuttering comedians is wide open. Rob tries some new material and almost derails his set. Since Rob is too busy to co-host the post-game on 98 Rock, some interesting substitutes are presented to Joe.

 Aired Live Monday, November 28th at 7:30PM


High on the Hog

Posted in Comedy, Talk, Explicit by robandjoeshow on November 23rd, 2016

Rob makes a guess as to Robby’s opinion on last week’s show. Rob and Joe test Chris Restivo’s math skills. The Gramps stories keep coming, but is the quality in decline? Joe has new tales about his co-worker Scott Apple including one about his love for Star Wars. This leads to some frank commentary about disappointing movie franchises. Rob meets interesting people where ever he goes, and the Florida Keys are no exception. Rob has an idea for a new business that plays to the strengths of three people close to the show. Joe and Robby are competing to achieve the most steps per day, and as usual one is suspected of cheating. Robby finds himself in an awkward position with a politically incorrect medical professional. Rob wants to do a show gift exchange with a lot of rules and Joe is confused.

Aired Live Monday, November 21st at 7:30PM


#270 - Who’s Laughing Now?

Posted in Comedy, Talk, Explicit by robandjoeshow on November 16th, 2016

Following Robby’s reported food poisoning, Rob and Joe have a spontaneous disagreement about the definition of the word food. Rob and Joe give their post election commentary and a critique of SNL with Dave Chappelle. A fellow comedian’s dwindling gimmick/affliction leads to some deep questions. Marcus’s home life is affected by the election results which inspires some ‘Rob & Joe’ style hypothetical questions. A listening writes to Rob and Joe with some questions about Chris Restivo and his connection to the show. Joe makes a plea to black women following audience reaction to the most recent murder mystery show. Rob is waiting for the phone to ring after his big TV appearance.

Tuesday, November 15th at 7:30PM


#269 - The Leftovers

Posted in Comedy, Talk, Explicit by robandjoeshow on November 10th, 2016

Joe makes new friends on the ship, but returns from this trip vowing never to go on another cruise. Rob underestimates the volume of trick-or-treaters in his new neighborhood and gets a visit from the “mafia”. In spite of an otherwise triumphant week for Rob, he still has disappointments with regard to the Comedy Central website and an NPR interview. A cousin of a famous comedian in clamoring to represent Rob.

Aired Live Monday, November 7th at 7:30PM


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