April 2013

“American Picker” Mike Wolfe book signing in Paramus, NJ, 4/17/2013

posted on Apr 23, 2013 | Comments Off on “American Picker” Mike Wolfe book signing in Paramus, NJ, 4/17/2013

American Picker star Mike Wolfe journeyed to the Barnes & Noble in Paramus, NJ, April 17, 2013, for a book signing. His new book is a children’s book called “Kid Pickers.” Here’s a video of his Q&A and some pictures!

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Episode 217

posted on Apr 16, 2013 | Comments (2)

The Paunch Stevenson Show episode 217

In this episode:

  • Jurassic Park 3D (2013) re-release,
  • memories of our small local movie theater, the Franklin in Nutley, NJ,
  • special effects still very convincing 20 years later,
  • running UNIX on an early 1990s Apple Macintosh Quadra?,
  • updated dinosaur science,
  • how do birds fly?,
  • Jeff Goldblum’s odd mannerisms and resemblance to Howard Stern,
  • did the sequels ruin the franchise?,
  • legacy and impact of Jurassic Park,
  • our surprise that Ask.com still exists,
  • review of Total Recall (2012) starring Colin Farrell, Jessica Biel, and Kate Beckinsale,
  • dumb backstory, lots of CGI, Blade Runner-esque, lens flares,
  • cool technology and CGI stunts,
  • celebrity deaths (Roger Ebert, Margaret Thatcher, Annette Funicello, and Jonathan Winters),
  • cicada bugs invade NJ again for the first time in 17 years,
  • Tami Erin runs afoul of the law,
  • Norm Macdonald is back with another interview show, Norm MacDonald Live on You Tube,
  • FunnyOrDie.com KickstarterOrDie April Fools videos,
  • Dinosaurs, Darkwing Duck, Family Matters Movie, and Sliders The Movie,
  • Reginald VelJohnson, Jerry O’Connell,
  • and American Psycho with Huey Lewis and Weird Al video.

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Episode 216

posted on Apr 3, 2013 | Comments (1)

The Paunch Stevenson Show episode 216

In this episode:

  • Rob meant Cesar Chavez not Hugo Chavez,
  • guest list for the upcoming April Chiller Theatre Expo,
  • William Forsythe, Karen Allen, James Tolkan, Michael Dudikoff, Lorenzo Lamas, Billy Zapka, Denny Laine, and more,
  • what ended the band Wings?,
  • being forced to do a photo op with a celebrity,
  • celebrity death (Phil Ramone),
  • high mortality rate of The Temptations and The Ramones,
  • Mike Love firing Brian Wilson from The Beach Boys,
  • a Paunch Stevenson Show miracle: My Chemical Romance breaks up,
  • Louie Anderson competing on Splash,
  • update on the Celebrity Apprentice All-Stars,
  • Gary Buseyism F.A.R.T. (feeling a rectal transmission),
  • Upper Deck putting George Washington’s hair on a baseball card,
  • McDonald’s with Nintendo 64 or Gamecube kiosks,
  • Fuddruckers fast food chain with arcades inside,
  • rash of apocalyptic 2013 movies,
  • After Earth starring Will Smith, Obliviion starring Tom Cruise, and World War Z starring Brad Pitt,
  • Rob’s dream car- the DeLorean DMC,
  • Independence Day sequels coming,
  • Paunch luck: Greg misses PAX East convention with the flu,
  • Capcom revamping NES Duck Tales with original voice cast (including Alan Young!),
  • and George Lucas’s cameo in Beverly Hills Cop III.

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