Archive for November 2013

Have You Ever Mentioned Me?

Posted in Comedy, Talk by robandjoeshow on November 26th, 2013

Rob and Joe vow to return the show to its former, less vulgar tone. The show gets some good promotion when its discussed for nearly and hour on another podcast, but the one person not there for the interview is virtually ignored. Rob wrangles an invitation to the Robinson Thanksgiving celebration, but has some trepidation when he's informed of the traditions surrounding this annual family gathering. Comedian and fellow podcaster J-L Cauvin discusses a new project, movies and everyone's favorite comedy club slugger. Both the term and the choice for 'Sexiest Man Alive' get debated.

Aired Monday, November 25th at 7:30PM

Hundred and Twenty Minute Jerk

Posted in Comedy, Talk by robandjoeshow on November 20th, 2013

Rob has a painful accident in the kitchen right before show time. While the internet is abuzz with one comics possible veiled threats toward another, Rob tries to mend fences with the aggressor while still at the center of the escalating war between the two men. When Rob realizes who's won the Comedy Central Up Next competition, his bitterness is intensified. Joe watches the local comedienne's sex video and is confused by some of the choices. Joe's coworker reveals a strange alone-time habit. Dating a much younger women has its pitfalls, and Joe reveals some of them. Joe reviews a comedian friends new show on TBS.

Aired Live Monday, November 18th at 7:30PM

Cash Stash Bash

Posted in Comedy, Talk by robandjoeshow on November 13th, 2013

Rob finds himself literally in the middle of a war of words between two comedians who were also both also part of the recent Comedy Central talent search. The show gets a colossal break when its embraced by a top fellow podcaster. Rob and Joe attend an event where this landmark announcement is first made and the flowing liquor makes for an interesting evening. Joe hears that a former colleague may still hold a grudge. Robby attends show-regular Michael Chamberlin's local wedding reception and Rob and Joe feel slighted. Recent criticisms about some local performers seem to only endear Rob and Joe to them. An unusual Valentine's Day present is mentioned when Rob goes into the crowd during a show. Rob and Joe debate the devices purpose and merits as a gift. Show announcer Tim is angered when his most recent show suggestion is questioned.

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

Good Exposure

Posted in Comedy, Talk by robandjoeshow on November 6th, 2013

When Joe gets replaced on sold-out shows previously booked with "Mr. Cooper", he goes to see Rob perform instead. Rob attempts some risky racial material. Joe's coworker may have found love. Rob and Joe debate over a local comic's foray into adult films. Given their time together, Robby learns a startling fact about his girlfriend through a casual remark he overhears. A friend of Joe's has an very unusual method of getting alone-time with his wife. Rob's feelings about the Comedy Central competition are reinforced by another comedian on his podcast. Rob is the emcee for a real train-wreck of a show. Announcer Tim antagonizes people and irritates Joe. A mention of Robby's Halloween costume leads to the realization that everyone on the show has been in drag at least once.

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

The Company of Men

Posted in Comedy, Talk by robandjoeshow on November 1st, 2013

Robby answers Rob's recent comments regarding the show opening in the usual overzealous manner. Rob is performing with the man who beat Joe out of a big-time radio gig and Joe reminds us why this was the correct decision by the station. Rob and Joe meet a woman at a show who appears to 'get around'. Joe gives an update regarding his coworkers successes and/or struggles dating women he meets online. Rob comes to realize that the Comedy Central show in Boston was really more of an audition than a competition. Meanwhile Joe is asked to judge comedy locally at a show that is also not much of a competition. A long-anticipated (and tension-filled) meeting takes place when Joe discovers the identity of a fellow judge. Rob and Joe will be directly competing for audience over the weekend performing simultaneously at rival comedy clubs. Gramps torments Rob on Facebook. Getting away from Skype altogether proves to be challenging.

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