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2856: Hysteria w/ Julie Seabaugh

27% of KATG’s audience has an eating disorder; freelance journalists; Dane Cook remembered; panic attacks and anxiety; Mitzi Shore’s legacy; Mitch Hedberg’s wife heckles Dave Chappelle; Keith’s mom’s surgery and Dad’s words of wisdom; dEadERest update; What Do We Do Now? polls; La Brea tar pits; Too Soon, the 9/11 comedy documentary May 6, 2018

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Show Notes

  • — Reading For Fun: We have comedy journalist and friend of the show Julie Seabaugh in our L.A. apartment studio
  • — When Clowns Cry: The gang reads some listener feedback from the episode with Black-ish’s Jeff Meacham and learns from the poll results that 27% of the listers struggle with an eating disorder
  • — Freedom Of The Press: Julie discusses her career as a freelance comedy journalist and her views on major publications
  • — Yellow Journalist: Like KATG, Julie got into an altercation with comedian Dane Cook. The gang compares notes on their experiences.
  • — Sicko: Julie struggles with panic attacks and anxiety in general. She discusses how comedy helps her to stay grounded and how she manages her stressful career.
  • — Inside Scoop: Julie gives her industry insight on the life and career of Mitzi Shore, and the gang discusses people of influence in the comedy industry
  • — Drop-Ins: During a recent late night show at The Comedy Store, Dave Chappelle dropped in to do a set and was heckled by Lynn Shawcroft, the wife of deceased comedian Mitch Hedberg
  • — Opt-In: Keith gives an update on his mother’s surgery and reads some emails from his father with new pearls of Malley wisdom
  • — In The Bit Together: Keith gives an update on his interactions with listener dEAdERest
  • — Divided: 50% of the listeners admit that they have a friend who is clearly racist, 28% (who have a significant other) are insecure about a co-worker of their partner’s, 40% have declared that they are quitting dating, 50% have ghosted somebody, 100% of listeners have never left a date because the person didn’t match their pictures, and 2 listeners admitted that they care more about the price of a gift than the thought
  • — Hot Spot: We think Julie recommended the depressing La Brea tar pits as an L.A. destination
  • — Too Soon: Julie is working on a documentary about how the comedy world changed after 9/11

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Dane Cook
Dane Cook
The main room in The Comedy Store
The main room in The Comedy Store
The late Mitzi Shore
The late Mitzi Shore
Dave Chappelle
Dave Chappelle
Lynn Shawcroft
Lynn Shawcroft
The late Mitch Hedberg
The late Mitch Hedberg
The grim La Brea tar pits
The grim La Brea tar pits
Pete Davidson and his late father, 9/11 first responder Scott Davidson
Pete Davidson and his late father, 9/11 first responder Scott Davidson
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