December 2007

Happy holidays!

posted on Dec 23, 2007 | Comments (0)

Happy holidays from The Paunch Stevenson Show! Check out our Christmas episodes from 2005 and 2006. Relive the magic and add your comments:

Episode 9: Monday, December 26, 2005

Episode 57: Monday, December 25, 2006 (Four bonus minutes!)

We’ll be back soon with some new plans for 2008. Until then, merry Christmas to all and to all a good night!

Episode 92: Monday, December 10, 2007

posted on Dec 10, 2007 | Comments (7)

The Paunch Stevenson Show episode 092

We talk with special guest Jonald Reyes, director of the documentary film That Asian Thing (www.thatasianthing.com)!

In this episode:

  • the documentary film That Asian Thing by Jonald Reyes (www.thatasianthing.com),
  • Asian-American celebrities (George Takei, Tiger Woods, Lucy Liu, Bobby Lee, Dat Phan, Rex Navarrete, James Iha, etc.),
  • Margaret Cho’s TV show All-American Girl,
  • Celebrity Boxing,
  • Pat Smear,
  • the Nirvana: Unplugged In New York DVD,
  • Super Bowl XLI,
  • William Hung,
  • Fisher Stevens playing an Indian character in Short Circuit (1986),
  • the upcoming movie Rambo (2008) starring Sylvester Stallone,
  • Timecode (2000) starring Salma Hayek,
  • the Independent Film Channel’s version of Pulp Fiction (1994) starring John Travolta,
  • Second City and Keegan Michael Key,
  • Jonald’s parents,
  • the Filipino delicacy balut,
  • professional boxing,
  • Belleville, NJ,
  • My Chemical Romance,
  • Belleville High School,
  • Ronald McDonald,
  • old typewriters,
  • the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, China,
  • celebrity sightings (John Cusack and Amy Poehler),
  • the New Monkees,
  • and the purpose of joining the Boy Scouts of America.

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Sylvester Stallone

posted on Dec 10, 2007 | Comments (14)

Sylvester Stallone: 1985 vs. 2007
Sylvester Stallone played the mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran John J. Rambo in the movie First Blood (1982) and in the two sequels Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985) and Rambo III (1988). Now, he is starring in the upcoming sequel Rambo, in theaters January 25, 2008.

Does Stallone expect us to believe he can single-handedly defeat an entire army at age 61? The movies were barely believable when he was in his 30s.