Episode 186

posted on Jan 21, 2012 | Comments (1)

The Paunch Stevenson Show episode 186

In this episode:

  • the Mayan apocalypse of 2012,
  • infamous medieval fortune teller Nostradamus,
  • 1980s housekeeper sitcoms (Benson, Mr. Belvedere, Charles in Charge, Who’s the Boss?),
  • “Ranger Joe” Dave Coulier from Full House,
  • the 50th anniversary reunion tour of The Beach Boys,
  • a Politically Incorrect skit starring Louie Anderson as Newt Gingrich and Bill Maher as the Godfather,
  • Bored to Death gets canceled,
  • our movie review of Paul McCartney Really Is Dead: The Last Testament of George Harrison (2010),
  • William Campbell,
  • Paul McCartney’s new 2012 album Kisses on the Bottom (1930s era songs),
  • Keith Richards fighting off a fan on stage with his guitar,
  • the Give My Regards to Broadstreet video game on the Commodore 64,
  • Robin Williams naming his children after video game characters,
  • CCG (collectible card game) stores and players,
  • giant board games (Axis and Allies, X-Men Under Siege),
  • Twitter follower @spacemandavid asking us to refer to him as Mrs. Paunch Stevenson,
  • donate to Eliza Dushku’s Tharce-Gulu charity,
  • and the dumb new DC Comics logo.

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Episode 159

posted on Nov 2, 2010 | Comments (4)

The Paunch Stevenson Show episode 159

Our first-ever completely unedited episode!

In this episode:

  • Michael Caine skips out on his book signing!,
  • The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992) starring Michael Caine,
  • the song “Michael Caine” (1984) by Madness,
  • celebrity deaths (Tom Bosley of Happy Days and David the Gnome, and the inventor of fractals Benoit Mandelbrot),
  • the new “emo” inspired Superman redesign,
  • Jean-Claude Van Damme denies having a heart attack while doing split,
  • the Back to the Future teaser trailer redone for the Spike Scream Awards (video),
  • Michael J. Fox and Christopher Lloyd celebrate the BTTF 25th anniversary (video),
  • Bill Murray appears at the awards in his Ghostbusters costume! (video),
  • once again the upcoming movie Ghostbusters III (2012),
  • AMC Theaters re-release of Back to the Future (1985),
  • fan customized DeLorean DMC-12’s to look like the movie versions,
  • The Heartbreak Kid (2007) starring Ben Stiller,
  • the upcoming movie Gulliver’s Travels (2010) starring Jack Black,
  • Fleischer Studios’ Gulliver’s Travels (1939) animated feature film,
  • the HBO series Bored to Death starring Ted Danson and Jason Schwartzman,
  • the new Huey Lewis and the News album Soulsville (2010),
  • the perfect length of a pop or rock and roll song,
  • Taylor Swift and her obnoxiously long and bad songs,
  • past oldies-inspired Huey Lewis albums Plan B (2001) and Four Chords and Several Years Ago (1994),
  • Will Smith’s daughter Willow Smith and her new song “Whip My Hair,”
  • Kid Rock’s new song “Born Free” – inspired by Bob Seger or ripped off from Simon and Garfunkel?,
  • Randy Quaid and his wife arrested and afraid of the “Hollywood Star Whackers,”
  • the new American Idol judges,
  • our rapid fire movie review of The Social Network (2010) starring Jesse Eisenberg,
  • and Facebook’s controversial advertising scheme.

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