Month: November 2019

Episode 9 Show Notes

Yelp is a great outlet for humor writing. But it’s an absolute curse to restaurant owners who are the mercy of unappeasable jackasses. Here’s the Most Pretentious Yelp review of one of the country’s best restaurants that Brian read in the episode: Here’s Elon Musk with the broken windows of his space truck, which inspired…

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Episode 8 Show Notes

The Google WiFi kiosks are great in theory — free WiFi, USB ports to charge your phone, 911 button, and the ability to make free phone calls over the internet. Unfortunately, they’re also magnets for urban campers who usually drag a newspaper box over to use as a lounge chair. Here’s an article from USA…

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Episode 7 Show Notes

The movie Brian’s son was obsessed with is called Downfall, a German film with remarkable acting by Bruno Ganz. There’s a good chance you’ve actually seen a part of the film — the scene with Hitler screaming at his officers was a very popular meme for quite some time. You’ll recognize it in this clip,…

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An Interview with Brian “Better than Jack” Sack

WHAT HAVE YOU BEEN DOING SINCE YOUR SHOW, “THE B.S. OF A. WITH BRIAN SACK” WAS CANCELED? Technically, it was never canceled! The network was afraid it would look bad if they actually came out and canceled the show, so they just disappeared it! They said that it was going to vanish and that I…

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Brian on the Politics! Politics! Politics! Podcast

Brian makes an appearance on Justin Robert Young’s very enjoyable Politics! Politics! Politics! podcast. He talks about Questionable Material, comedy, and his past experience with political comedy. Listen here.

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Episode 6 Show Notes

On one hand, we’d like to complain about how long it can take to pare all the audio down to a decent length — but on the other hand, we remember editing on actual magnetic tape. Locating the sound, cutting the tape, splicing the tape — the digital generation has no idea what a colossal…

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