Episode 4: Donuts vs. Doughnuts

Episode 4

21st March 2019

Adam Felber, Brea Grant, David Gborie and Siobhan Thompson join host, Dave Holmes to decide once and for all, is it spelled “Donuts” or “Doughnuts”?

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Adam Felber, Brea Grant, David Gborie and Siobhan Thompson join host, Dave Holmes to decide once and for all, is it spelled “Donuts” or “Doughnuts”?

Team D-O-N-U-T-S
Adam Felber and Brea Grant

Team D-O-U-G-H-N-U-T-S
David Gborie and Siobhan Thompson

This week, our contestants argue over the correct spelling of everyone’s favorite fried confection, pitch products based on various titles of MaxFun podcasts, and defend terrible Tinder dates.

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Adam Felber wants to plug Nobody Listens to Paula Poundstone on MaxFun and Schrodinger’s Ball and recommends Billions on Showtime.

Brea Grant wants to plug Something Else premiering at Tribeca and Reading Glasses on MaxFun and recommends The Lady from the Black Lagoon by Mallory O’Meara.

David Gborie wants to plug his upcoming tour dates and recommends Tobe Nwigwe.

Siobhan Thompson wants to plug her social media presence @vornietom and recommends Hoopla and Libby

And finally, Dave Holmes is on Twitter @DaveHolmes Dave would like to plug his appearance on the upcoming Lou Pearlman documentary and recommends Illiterate Light

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Written by Riley Silverman and John-Luke Roberts, recorded at MaxFunHQ in LA and produced by Christian Dueñas and Laura Swisher.

In this episode...


  • Adam Felber
  • Brea Grant
  • Siobhan Thompson
  • David Gborie

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Troubled Waters is the pop culture quiz show where comedians disagree to disagree. Twice a month, Dave Holmes will stoke pointless arguments between two teams of comedians and make them compete against each other in order to settle their meaningless debates once and for all. Winner takes home the right to be right.

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