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FOF #2304 - Surviving Trump’s America - 03.11.16

FOF #2304 – Surviving Trump’s America

Comparing anyone to Hitler is stupid, but when the leading Republican candidate mimics Hitler’s rise to power, how can you blame anyone for making that comparison?

Today, comedian Brian Sweeney joins us to take a look at his new book “Trump’s America, the Complete Loser’s Guide” which he collaborated on with Scott Dikkers, the co-founder of the Onion.

Posted in: Comedians, Interviews, Podcast, Writers 2 months ago 8
FOF #2267 - The Franchise Awakens - 12.16.15

FOF #2267 – The Franchise Awakens

We are just days way from the most anticipated film premier in a long long time — Star Wars: the Force Awakens where we’re finally getting the gang back together in the further adventures of Luke and Leia, Han and Chewy and R2-D2 & C3-PO, but now we’re adding to the mix Rey, Finn, Poe and BB-8.

Today we’re talking about Star Wars, nothing but Star Wars— as the very funny Brian Sweeney, comedian, the Sith Lord of TV and movie trivia joins us to take a look at what the new Star Wars film promises to bring.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 5 months ago 3
FOF #2185 - Rainbow Revolution - 06.30.15

FOF #2185 – Rainbow Revolution

Moments like this happen once in a lifetime. As you’ve probably already heard, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of Marriage Equality, making it also possible for people to add rainbow filters to their social media profile pictures.

Today Brian Sweeney joins us to take a look at how everyone’s responding to the momentous ruling and what excuses can we come up with to get out of going to our friend’s lousy wedding.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 10 months ago 10
FOF #2146 - The Secret Life of Dicks - 04.08.15

FOF #2146 – The Secret Life of Dicks

When nobody’s looking, and sometimes even when they are, guys do a lot of stuff with their dicks that you might not know about.

Today we take a look at listicles about testicles— oddball blog entries dedicated to dongs. Joining us is the only guest we’ve ever had who has the word “dong” in his twitter handle, Brian Sweeney.

Listen as we talk about strange objects guys stick it in, blowing your own horn and Chicago’s very own Auntie Angel’s legendary grapefruit technique

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 1 year ago 3
FOF #2125 - The Search for Spock - 03.02.15

FOF #2125 – The Search for Spock

Farewell Leonard Nimoy, you have been, and forever shall be our friend. The legendary man who made famous Mr. Spock from Star Trek, died on Friday at age 83.

Today, Brian Sweeney joins us to take a look at the extraordinary actor who made Mr. Spock into one of history’s greatest TV characters.

Posted in: Podcast 1 year ago 9
FOF #2114 - Kanye Pulls a Kanye - 02.10.15

FOF #2114 – Kanye Pulls a Kanye

At the Grammy Awards this Sunday, Beyonce was expected to win “Album of the Year,” but instead, the award went to Beck and Kanye wasn’t having it.

Joining us today is Brian Sweeney to take a look at the Oscars and the Grammys, Madonna’s bullfight and the late comedy icon Joan Rivers winning her first and final Grammy award.

Posted in: Podcast 1 year ago 2
FOF #2102 - Take Our Love Quiz and Find Out! - 01.21.15

FOF #2102 – Take Our Love Quiz and Find Out!

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, everyone is sharing this obnoxious New York Times article about how scientists helped people fall in love in a lab, by simply asking a series of intimate questions.

Can people choose to fall in love by asking the right questions or is there more to falling head over heels?

Today our love doctor Brian Sweeney joins us to give us a full prescription of amore-cillin

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 1 year ago 7
FOF #2095 - Attack of the Sequels - 12.17.14

FOF #2095 – Attack of the Sequels

What year is this? Hollywood is suddenly bombarding us with teaser trailers for beloved film franchises from our youth: Star Wars, Terminator, Jurassic Park and Mad Max.

Joining us is film fanatic Brian Sweeney, who, when he’s not busy looking at dirty pictures on the internet, he’s digging up the dirt on all these upcoming movies.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 1 year ago 5
FOF #2083 - Ting a Ling a Ling - 11.17.14

FOF #2083 – Ting a Ling a Ling

There are a lot of strange words used to describe or insult gay men: fruits, cock jockeys, donut punchers, Oaklahomos and bone smugglers. But ultimately our favorite slur word is “ting a ling a ling” a phrase that everyone credits to Homer Simpson, but ultimately can be traced back to Dean Martin’s song “That’s Amore.”

Today, Brian Sweeney is back from the dead to talk about our favorite slur and slang words used for gay men.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 1 year ago 5
FOF #2029 - Guardians of Depravity - 08.08.14

FOF #2029 – Guardians of Depravity

Guardians of the Galaxy blew up last weekend, with an impressive $94 million debut, making it the biggest August opening ever.

Besides being a hilarious tribute to space action films, the summer blockbuster opens the door to awesome sequels and cements comedic hunk Chris Pratt as the Internet’s most favorite celebrity. Move over Jennifer Lawrence, here comes something meatier!

Today Brian Sweeney joins us to take a look at why Guardians of the Galaxy is a fun success while the film Green Lantern fails miserably.

Posted in: Podcast 2 years ago 6