November 2011

Episode 183

posted on Nov 29, 2011 | Comments (2)

The Paunch Stevenson Show episode 183

Sixth anniversary of the Paunch Stevenson Show (Part II)!

In this episode:

  • election lawn signs for Stallone and Hogan in Northern NJ,
  • Conrad Murray trial verdict in death of Michael Jackson,
  • more NJ pizzeria stereotypes,
  • get rich quick (the classy pizzeria),
  • celebrity death (Smokin’ Joe Frazier),
  • What Ever Happened To? (Judge Mills Lane and Fairuza Balk),
  • Adam Sandler cursing his female co-stars’ careers,
  • Greg meets the legendary William Shatner,
  • anecdotes from his new book Shatner Rules,
  • the movie Incubus (1966) spoken entirely in Esperanto,
  • In Living Color returning to Fox in 2012,
  • another celebrity death (Heavy D),
  • Johnny English Reborn (2011) starring Rowan Atkinson,
  • Rob’s fundamental categories of video games (fun, strategy, and wonder),
  • why can’t a one-person bathroom be unisex?,
  • the Paunch luck (we missed a chance to meet Stan Lee),
  • cheap 1980s Halloween costumes for children (Voltron, E.T., etc.),
  • super expensive price for Mark Hamill’s autograph or photo,
  • Greg meets the star of Hercules (Kevin Sorbo),
  • Greg meets Eliza Dushku at last!,
  • a motion ride using George Lucas’ Red Tails,
  • movie cars (1966 Batmobile, 1989 Batmobile, 1985 Back to the Future DeLorean),
  • Michael J. Fox impersonator,
  • Carroll Spinney, original voice and puppeteer of Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch,
  • New York Comic Con chaos and costumes,
  • KRE-O Transformers,
  • R2D2Builder.com R2-D2 working models,
  • tracking down a Quiznos restaurant,
  • Michael Jackson’s stoned singing,
  • and the return of the Hobo!

It's really

Flickr Album – New York Comic Con, NYC 10/16/11

The Great William Shatner, NYC, 10/6/11

Flickr Album – William Shatner book signing, NYC 10/6/11

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Episode 182

posted on Nov 19, 2011 | Comments (2)

The Paunch Stevenson Show episode 182

Celebrating 6 Years of the Paunch Stevenson Show (Part I)!

In this episode:

  • Sylvester Stallone’s $5,000 Montegrappa Chaos pen,
  • American cheese,
  • chain letters,
  • the Joke Society of America,
  • how Greg and Rob met 25 years ago,
  • middle school madness,
  • celebrity deaths (Steve Jobs, creator of Apple, and Dennis Ritchie, creator of Unix),
  • Steve Jobs’ many idiosyncracies,
  • TNT’s Pirates of Silicon Valley (1999) tv movie,
  • Steve Jobs, the biography by Walter Isaacson,
  • Pixar and the “violent Toy Story cut”,
  • Adobe Flash fails on mobile devices,
  • other celebrity deaths (Andy Rooney, Al Davis),
  • Steven Tyler falls again, loses a tooth,
  • John Lennon’s tooth sold for $31,000 dollars,
  • cloning the Beatles,
  • Chris Tucker goes bankrupt,
  • Paunch luck (Rob misses the Ghostbusters theater re-release),
  • losing power in the freak October snow storm,
  • Greg meets Jerry O’Connell at the Live with Regis and Kelly show in NYC,
  • Bill Cosby gets flashed by a topless woman in New York,
  • and Greg meets John Lithgow at Barnes and Noble in Princeton, NJ.

Video of John Lithgow at the book signing…

Greg with John Lithgow, Princeton, NJ, 10/12/11

Flickr Album – Greg meets John Lithgow, Princeton, NJ 10/12/11

Jerry O'Connell on the Live with Regis and Kelly show, NYC 10/13/11

Flickr Album – Jerry O’Connell on the Live with Regis and Kelly show, NYC 10/13/11

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