Archive for March 2013

I Hate White People

Posted in Comedy, Talk by robandjoeshow on March 27th, 2013

Playing to a packed house of close to six-hundred Joe takes the opportunity to unload some left-over CDs, but completely fails to promote the podcast or his fledgling Twitter. Even a seasoned club comic like Rob is thrown when he finds himself at a show where he is the only white face in attendance. Joe witnesses tensions between a dating pair of comedians after predicting the demise of their relationship at a previous show. Following two great shows at the Virginia Beach FunnyBone, Rob offends his traveling companion over perceived racist comments during the long return car trip. Joe bravely tells the story about his first and only experience with a black woman. The build-up to the Tom Myer's CD recording event motivates Rob and Joe to really examine his career. Rob and Joe's excitement about an article on them is tempered by the writer's slant. Rob has big news about a television project in the works.

Aired Live Monday, March 25th at 7:30PM

What does it mean when your poop is green?

Posted in Comedy, Talk by robandjoeshow on March 21st, 2013

When Rob is late for the start of the show, Joe takes the opportunity to criticize both Rob and Robby. The previous week's "Bachelorette" guest stays in close touch with show personnel. Rob and Joe are both excited when they hear about a comedically-challenged stand-up recording his second CD. When Joe makes reference to a comedian friend's love of the Chicago Bulls, the conversation derails into a debate about Michael Jordon's greatness. Rob is surprised by the accommodations provided to him on a road gig. Joe gets out from under a huge financial burden. Joe has an answer for an odd physiological question and then spontaneously conceives an idea for a show spin-off. Joe must explain to Rob why two synonyms might vary in potency. Some friends of Robby propose and intriguing vacation. An article about celebrities insuring specific body parts fascinates Rob.

Aired Live Monday, March 18th at 7:45PM

I do my own thing…like the cicada

Posted in Comedy, Talk by robandjoeshow on March 14th, 2013

A college crowd doesn't connect with the material Rob specifically catered to them. Rob is again forced to deal with local comics' questions about the show's fixation on one among them, especially so when he happens to cross paths with the man himself. Joe bemoans his and Rob's lack of control over the show's web content, including his own Twitter account. Joe gets flustered and fails to take advantage of a gig's main perk. Joe asks permission to use one of Rob's jokes after the fact. Misee Harris is determined to become the first non-white star of ABC's reality show "The Bachelorette". She discusses her campaign with Rob and Joe and shares her behind-the-scenes knowledge of the show and its casting process. Rob and Joe argue about whose star potential is the greatest among the many people they have interviewed on the show. Rob witnesses an acquaintance's inexplicable violent outburst.

Aired Live Monday, March 11th at 7:30PM

The Top Maryland Comic

Posted in Comedy, Talk by robandjoeshow on March 7th, 2013

Rob has an upcoming college show and worries about relating to such a young audience. A potential guest for the show prompts a debate about important firsts for black Americans. Joe is surprised when a local club's booker reveals his favorite local emcee. An eccentric poet becomes Rob's newest and biggest fan. Joe returns to his new-and-improved home comedy club to find that its not so new, and only slightly improved. Rob on the other hand performs at an actual brand new club that's still a work in progress. Following Robby's special anniversary date with his girlfriend, Rob and Joe discuss their ideal date. Rob gets offered a regular spot on another internet show about sports.

Aired Live Monday, March 4th at 7:30PM