October 2013

Episode 228

posted on Oct 20, 2013 | Comments (1)

The Paunch Stevenson Show episode 228

Special Guests author Caseen Gaines, writer of A Christmas Story: Behind the Scenes of a Holiday Classic, and Ian Petrella, “Randy” in A Christmas Story!

Don’t forget both Caseen and Ian will appear at Chiller Theatre Expo, Parsippany, NJ, October 25-27, 2013.

In this episode:

  • Wil Wheaton writing the forward to the book,
  • how did Ian become an actor?,
  • thoughts on a childhood in acting,
  • working with Darren McGavin,
  • the “belated” cult status of the film,
  • A Christmas Story reunion photo op at Chiller Theatre October 25-27, 2013,
  • Corey Feldman,
  • Pink Floyd,
  • Idiocracy,
  • enduring legacy of A Christmas Story (1983),
  • National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation (1989),
  • old Christmas movie dramatic classics vs. newer comedic classics,
  • getting “pink bunny suit type” lousy Christmas gifts,
  • daring kids to get their tongue frozen to a pole,
  • practical uses of urine,
  • a unique photo opportunity with A Christmas Story cast,
  • and the Wonka kids.

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Episode 227

posted on Oct 16, 2013 | Comments (1)

The Paunch Stevenson Show episode 227

Long awaited New York Comic-Con 2013 retrospective.

In this episode we met the following celebrities:

  • Patrick Stewart,
  • William Shatner,
  • David Duchovny,
  • Gillian Anderson,
  • Stan Lee,
  • Hulk Hogan,
  • SyFy’s Defiance cast members (Jaime Murray, Grant Bowler, Stephanie Leonidas),
  • and Ernie Hudson.

And made these observations:

  • impossible to get into a panel (The League),
  • waiting in lines for 7 hours,
  • rude Con volunteers,
  • long lines for the Power Ranger, Torchwood stars, and R.L. Stine,
  • trouble finding our photo op print outs,
  • and our annoyance with Hulk Hogan.

Pictures from the New York Comic-Con October 13, 2013 in New York, NY:
New York Comic-Con, Jacob Javitts Center, New York, NY, 10/13/13
Stan Lee!
Ghostbusters!
Hulkamaniacs!

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Jesse “The Body” Ventura book signing in Paramus, NJ, 10/8/2013

posted on Oct 8, 2013 | Comments (1)

Former wrestler and governor Jesse The Body Ventura came to the Barnes & Noble in Paramus, NJ, October 8, 2013, for a book signing. He has another conspiracy book called “They Killed Our President.” Here’s a video of his Q&A and some pictures!

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