Archive for October 2012

Kicking up a storm

Posted in Comedy, Talk by robandjoeshow on October 31st, 2012

Outside hurricane Sandy is wreaking havoc, but Rob is not worried. Looters take to Twitter making plans for their mayhem during the disaster. Rob sets-off Robby by pressuring him to prepare for a bit just hours before the show. Rob is shocked by a friends lack of what he perceives as basic, pop culture knowledge. A black sports reporter used the N-word on the air. Robby is resistant to having the discussion about it. The weather affects Rob's internet connection, so Joe must play the "Comedy Fact or Fiction" game in his absence. Months after the controversy surrounding her, Rob concludes that Sarah Simington is owed and apology. Rob and Joe must convince Robby's girlfriend to allow some friends to appear on the show.

Aired Live Monday October, 29th at 7:30PM

How many would be on a Normal cruise?

Posted in Comedy, Talk by robandjoeshow on October 25th, 2012

Rob and Joe are excited about the quickly approaching voyage to the Caribbean, but have some questions about their physiques and the other passengers on the ship. Its the night of the final presidential debate which incites an examination of the perplexing still-undecided voter. A Massachusetts man wins the Mega Millions lottery shortly after being dumped by his girlfriend and this begs the question; could you go back to an ex for 30.5 million? A significant other appears in the chat room for the first time, and this prompts a debate about who is the best looking on the show. Rob is intrigued when he receives a Facebook invite for a new 'Bigfoot in Maryland' group, but Joe is skeptical. Friends of Rob ask for charitable donations from guests of their Halloween party, and he is stressed not knowing the etiquette. Despite Veronica Belmont's help Robby was unable to book LeVar Burton on the show, and he goes on to identify all the other celebrities who scoffed at appearing. Joe gets defensive about his finances.

Aired Live Monday October, 22nd at 7:30PM

My Lady Lair is Very Small

Posted in Comedy, Talk by robandjoeshow on October 19th, 2012

Rob is included in a politically themed comedy show, but worries about his lack of appropriate material. A blind man comes to one of Rob's shows and the meeting raises a lot of questions. Rob took the Pure Filth gig in order to avoid his usual open mic and he talks about some of the drama that goes on there. Veronica Belmont is back to talk about her newest project and answer pressing questions about her recent engagement and marriage. Robby's proposed new bit from the previous show causes fireworks and bitterness. Fantasy football novice Robby made key roster choices for all of Rob's leagues, and the results are mixed. There are many questions about announcer Tim's odd habits, but no definitive answers. Joe is stuck at home entertaining on Sunday instead of going to the usual hangout for football.

Aired Live Tuesday October, 16th at 7:30PM

Go with Your Gut

Posted in Comedy, Talk by robandjoeshow on October 10th, 2012

Announcer Tim attempts to help produce the show again and is met with backlash. Robby was up to his usual tricks right before Rob's recent visit to his home. The wedding Joe and his family were to attend is being rescheduled much to his financial detriment. Robby relays his girlfriend's reaction to the Apple Butter Festival. Joe risks missing the start of the Orioles game rather than deal with the request to adjust the live show time, and then has to explain why he can't just record it. Rob gives the results of his liver biopsy and laments his fantasy football record. Then Robby is enlisted to help pick his starting players. Robby proposes a new bit for the show and Rob alone is against the idea. DeVito and Perlman are now both single, so Rob and Joe try to determine which is the better catch. Robby has an uncharacteristically successful and funny new game to play. Rob still doesn't know for which candidate he will be voting in the upcoming presidential election.

Aired Live Monday October, 8th at 7:30PM

Ghetto Back Bougie

Posted in Comedy, Talk by robandjoeshow on October 3rd, 2012

It was another Sunday together watching sports at Looney's and Tim is up to his usual antics, plus some other football fans there confound Joe. One of Joe's friends chooses to not pay for cable TV or internet for three months and must resort to unusual methods to follow the pennant race. The wedding Joe and his family were to attend over the weekend is canceled. Rob formally meets Robby's girlfriend and brings up a potentially awkward show topic to her. Antoine Dodson returns to talk about his life, new projects, celebrity encounters and he teaches Rob and Joe some black and gay slang. Stories about NFL free agent Vince Young's money problems are in the news and Rob and Joe are captivated by the reports of his extravagant spending.

Aired Live Monday October, 1st at 7:30PM