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RISK! Live in NY

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Date: 
11/20/2014 - 21:30 - 23:00
Show: 
City: 
NYC
Venue Name: 
The People's Improv Theater ; 123 East 24th St


RISK!'s monthly NY live storytelling at the PIT on November 20th. This month our theme is "Grateful," and we are excited to present stories from:

Tom March
Aaron Kheifets
and more!

Hosted by Kevin Allison

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RISK! is a live show and podcast “where people tell true stories they never thought they’d dare to share in public” hosted by Kevin Allison, of the legendary TV sketch comedy troupe The State. The award-winning live show happens monthly in New York and Los Angeles. It’s featured people like Janeane Garofalo, Lisa Lampanelli, Kevin Nealon, Margaret Cho, Marc Maron, Sarah Silverman, Lili Taylor, Rachel Dratch, Andy Borowitz and more, dropping the act and showing a side of themselves we’ve never seen before. The weekly podcast gets hundreds of thousands of downloads each month. Slate.com called it “jaw-dropping, hysterically funny, and just plain touching.”

www.risk-show.com/tour

RISK! Live in Albuquerque

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Date: 
11/13/2014 - 21:30 - 23:00
Show: 
City: 
Albuquerque, NM
Venue Name: 
The Guild Cinema ; 3405 Central NE


Kick off the triumphant return of Pornotopia with a night of good, filthy fun! RISK! is bringing its live show to the Guild Cinema on November 13th. Featuring Kevin Allison and more! Our theme for this show is "When Life is Like Porn."

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RISK! is a live show and podcast “where people tell true stories they never thought they’d dare to share in public” hosted by Kevin Allison, of the legendary TV sketch comedy troupe The State. The award-winning live show happens monthly in New York and Los Angeles. It’s featured people like Janeane Garofalo, Lisa Lampanelli, Kevin Nealon, Margaret Cho, Marc Maron, Sarah Silverman, Lili Taylor, Rachel Dratch, Andy Borowitz and more, dropping the act and showing a side of themselves we’ve never seen before. Rolling Stone Magazine featured it on their list of "25 Best Comedy Podcasts In The Country" and Slate.com called it “jaw-dropping, hysterically funny, and just plain touching.”

www.risk-show.com/tour

One Bad Mother Episode 75: Finding The Time To Talk, plus guest Shaun Wiley

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Show: 
One Bad Mother
Guests: 
Shaun Wiley

Biz and Theresa wonder how we find time to discuss family business with our partners, or -- shock of all shocks -- simply talk and connect with our partners?! How is it possible two people can live in the same house and not find time to talk? Oh, that’s right. We have kids. Plus, Biz gets comfortable with being a “plain old mom” and Theresa takes a chance and talks with the parents of Simon's playground "bully." And, we talk about why so few men take paternity leave in America with our guest Shaun Wiley, Professor of Social Psychology at The College of New Jersey.

A link to Shaun's study will be added whenever it becomes available:
The Daddy Dilemma: Femininity and Poor Worker Stigmas Lower Men’s Intentions to take Paternity Leave in the US, by Joseph Firnhaber, Jason J. Dahling, Shaun Wiley, and Julie Hughes

Upcoming listener meet-ups!

PHILLY: October 11th at 11:30AM at Smith Memorial Playground.

AUSTIN: Potluck on Saturday, October 18 at 11 am @ Little Stacy Park. The meet-up organizer will have a star-shaped balloon so people can spot the group.

Interested in organizing or attending a OBM meet-up in your area? Post on our meet-up thread on the MaxFun forum!

Let the world know YOU are ONE BAD MOTHER! Get a OBM tee from the MaxFunStore!

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Share your genius and fail moments! Call 206-350-9485

Show Music
Opening theme: Summon the Rawk, Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Ones and Zeros, Awesome, Beehive Sessions (http://awesomeinquotes.com, also avail on iTunes)
Mom Song, Adira Amran, Hot Jams For Teens (www.adiraamram.com, available on iTunes)
Telephone, Awesome, Beehive Sessions (http://awesomeinquotes.com, also avail on iTunes)
Closing music: Mama Blues, Cornbread Ted and the Butterbeans

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TS154:Vagina Massage, Lesbian Jobs, Female Statues, Communes

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Show: 
Throwing Shade
Have you ever had an earth witch on a commune stand across from you and massage herself from her legs to her vagina to her chest without breaking eye contact? Then you and Erin have a ton in common this week. Also, a lesbian teacher was fired from her school for getting pregnant and did you know that women only make up less than 10 percent of all statues in the U.S.? Sad but true but dumb.
 

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Flop House Bad Movie Night - I Know Who Killed Me

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Date: 
10/18/2014 - 19:30 - 22:00
Show: 
City: 
Yonkers, NY
Venue Name: 
Alamo Drafthouse

Lindsay Lohan plays to her strengths as a set of twins – one a bored stripper who never takes off her clothes but whose limbs fall off for no reason, the other a high school student who is kidnapped by Tobias Fünke at a Blue Man Group audition – in I Know Who Killed Me, an overwrought thriller based on a bad meal Brian De Palma once ate.

Featuring a slideshow presentation by I Love Bad Movies and running commentary by The Flop House, plus a special guest for Flop House fans.

http://www.flophousepodcast.com/event/screening-of-i-know-who-killed-me-...

EP. 93 "I Do Stuff" ft. Abbey Jordan

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Show: 
Lady to Lady
Guests: 
Abbey Jordan

Abbey Jordan (youtube.com/abbeyjordancomedy) joins the ladies to discuss Hi Balls, Portland, France, bronze, Beyonce, weddings, funerals, ice cream nails, falling in love and more! Produced by David Janove, intern Kailey Godoy, theme song by Zach Ames.

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Bonus Episode - LIVE from MaxFunCon 2014 with Abby Shumka

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Guests: 
Abby Shumka

Recorded live at MaxFunCon in Lake Arrowhead, California on Sunday, June 1st, 2014.

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Judge John Hodgman Episode 178: In Chambers

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Judge Hodgman & Bailiff Jesse clear the docket and read pedantic letters in our first chambers-only episode! Have you got suggestions for the scary movie club? Tell us your thoughts on Twitter @Hodgman, @JesseThorn, or join the conversation on the Judge John Hodgman Facebook page.

Plus if you wanna see Judge Hodgman or Bailiff Jesse live and in person, here's how to do it:

Check out the John Hodgman tour page for dates all across the Northeast and Midwest this October and November!

Or find Jesse hosting his NPR show Bullseye in LA on Wednesday, October 15th at a legit Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever Cemetery, with guests Dan Harmon, Steve Agee, Andy Kindler and Sara Watkins.

See you next time on the Judge John Hodgman podcast!

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Sawbones: Color Therapy

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Show: 
Sawbones

This week on Sawbones, Dr. Sydnee and Justin finally talk you into repainting that one room green to cure your migraines with a history of color therapy.

You can subscribe to their show right now on iTunes! Then tweet about or follow the show on Twitter (@Sawbones) so all your friends and family can be as horrified and entertained as you.

Music: "Medicines" by The Taxpayers

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Throwing Shade #61: Communes & Vagina Massage

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Have you ever had an earth witch on a commune stand across from you and massage herself from her legs to her vagina to her chest without breaking eye contact? Then you and Erin have a ton in common this week. Also, a lesbian teacher was fired from her school for getting pregnant and did you know that women only make up less than 10 percent of all statues in the U.S.? Sad but true but dumb.

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