Archive for May 2012

Funny Cow

Posted in Comedy, Talk by robandjoeshow on May 29th, 2012

Mike Finazzo assures Rob that he does not hate him, but refuses to come on the show to promote his CD. Rob struggles to make progress with Michael Chamberlin in his effort to get him to perform at his open mic show. The point at which a young man knows exactly how he measures-up is explored.  Rob finally gets paid something for the hard work on his columns and video blogs, but its not quite what he expected. Rob and Joe interview comedian Ted Alexandro. Joe presents new evidence regarding Robby's quick exit from the Drafts & Laughs show. Rob makes a new celebrity friend and wonders how his cachet compares to Tommy Davidson, his other comedian buddy.  A friend of Rob's has a theory about the Twilight franchise being anti-gay and this leads to contemplation about what celebrity scandals or beliefs might cause avoiding their work. A discussion about fast food evolves into a series of strange hypothetical scenarios about talking animals.

Aired live on Monday May, 28th at 7:45PM

The Gambler

Posted in Comedy, Talk by robandjoeshow on May 23rd, 2012

Rob is interested in Joe's emotional responses elicited by recent deaths in the news. Rob chooses a minute chance at rubbing elbows with a celebrity over a buddy. Rob considers shaving his head and Joe tells him why its a bad idea. Joe gets a big kick out of a coworker's musical choice. Rob hopes to repair his friendship with Mike Finazzo by promoting his comedy CD. As a result of attending numerous weddings with his girlfriend recently, Rob worries about what he might have to spend on a ring in the near future. There may be some merit to the lawsuit charging 'The Bachelorette' with racism. Brittney Griner injures herself doing one of her frivolous longboard stunts in a possible attempt to avoid the proposed one-on-one game with Muggsy Bogues. Robby gets turned down by some notable potential show guests. Rob angers female attendees of an open mic with his theories about sense of humor and the sexes.

Aired live on Monday May, 21st at 7:30PM

World’s Greatest Lover

Posted in Comedy, Talk by robandjoeshow on May 17th, 2012

While the Caps and Rangers are facing off in an exciting Game 7 of their Eastern Conference semifinal series, Rob goes out of his mind unable to watch. Robby is unapologetic as Joe is still frustrated by his behavior while in attendance at Rob's Drafts and Laughs event. A family member comes to Robby's defense further annoying Joe. Rob and Joe make their picks in the Celebrity Sex Tape Pool. Rob still holds hope that he will get paid for his online columns and video blogs, but his genuine lack of effort is unexpectedly uncovered. More of show announcer Tim's antics are recounted. Rob and Joe's interest is piqued when they hear about the weekend activities of Robby and his girlfriend.

Aired live on Monday May, 14th at 7:30PM

Bogues’ Family Dinner

Posted in Comedy, Talk by robandjoeshow on May 9th, 2012

Rob does an unusual gig at a birthday party. At his recent bout, Floyd Mayweather entered the ring with a motley crew; which prompts Rob and Joe to each cast their own theoretical posse. The comedy philosophy 'as long as it's funny' is explored. Rob and Joe talk to Brittney Bogues, daughter of retired NBA star Muggsy Bogues. Joe was part of the masses that flocked to 'The Avengers' big opening weekend, and further exploration of the comic book superheroes is inevitable. Recent deaths in the news prompts a new 'Dead or Alive' game. Medical records of Adolf Hitler are auctioned and Rob and Joe are fascinated by some of the odd facts revealed about the Führer's health. Joe is reminded of another embarrassing story about Robby.

Aired live on Monday May, 7th at 7:30PM

White Hot

Posted in Comedy, Talk by robandjoeshow on May 2nd, 2012

Rob wonders where the creepy line is drawn in doing an internet search on a women after meeting her in real life. Joe fears being perceived as racist when he confuses one black child for another. This reminds Rob of a story in the news over the weekend about a football player who allegedly assaulted a man who said he looked like Eddie Murphy. Along with his girlfriend, Robby actually attends Rob's comedy event but darts without introducing his date or even saying hello. He then redeems himself by announcing his most recent guest booking success for the show. A lawsuit against ABC gets Rob and Joe considering who might be the best person to break the race barrier on "The Bachelor".

Aired live on Monday April, 30th at 7:45PM