October 2011

Episode 181

posted on Oct 28, 2011 | Comments (2)

The Paunch Stevenson Show episode 181

In this episode:

  • Paunch luck (East Coast Earthquake, Hurricane Irene, London Riots),
  • Recapping Rob’s first trip to England,
  • London sights (Abbey Road, London Underground, London Eye Ferris Wheel, and Big Ben),
  • English cuisine, accents, and weather,
  • Rob playing drums on Beatles songs at the Liverpool Cavern Club,
  • lousy British reality television,
  • The Love We Make (2011) documentary, starring Paul McCartney,
  • “Rockestra 2” (the remake video),
  • murals painted on pizzeria walls of Marlon Brando,
  • Danny Aiello,
  • Conrad Murray’s trial,
  • drunk Michael Jackson recording,
  • Marquis Who’s Who in America books,
  • Amazon Kindle Fire tablet,
  • our review of Curb Your Enthusiasm season 8,
  • our review of the book Pretty, Pretty, Pretty Good: Larry David and the Making of Seinfeld and Curb Your Enthusiasm, by Josh Levine,
  • Larry David on the old ABC show Fridays,
  • and the first Curb Your Enthusiam special.

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Episode 180

posted on Oct 18, 2011 | Comments (1)

The Paunch Stevenson Show episode 180

In this episode:

  • Family Guy episodes with Frank Welker playing Megatron,
  • were the lack of color and overuse of generic characters money saving tricks by Sunbow after Transformers: The Movie?,
  • the newly released Star Wars The Complete Saga on Blu Ray disc,
  • extras (good description here), changes, “Han shoots first” debacle, and the history of Star Wars home video releases,
  • Steven Spielberg’s impersonation of George Lucas,
  • communicating as kids before the Internet and cell phone age,
  • annoying kids who came to our doors unannounced and unwelcome,
  • Leonard Nimoy almost eaten by a bear,
  • another “Jesse Ventura Conspiracy” (who really designed Manhattan Island’s grid system?),
  • Casey Jones (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles) fan film, directed by Polaris Banks (starring Hilarion Banks as Casey and Robbie Rist as Michelangelo),
  • and Eddy Grant’s Romancing The Stone movie theme song.

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