June 14, 2019
Balls’ childhood friends are here in the studio for some quality time, and we are kicking back with Josh Wheeler whose here all the way from Saudi Arabia! Balls first discusses his appointment with his urologist, and Wendi shows off a new character. Balls discusses he and Josh’s experiences in Nash-Vegas, where Josh performed at the Country Music Festival. The team talks Country Music stars, Reba McIntyre, and country music love. Then it’s Josh in the hot seat to talk music, his career, and Netflix and chillin’.
TAGS: Kenny Chesney, Tim McGraw, Carrie Underwood, Dierks Bentley, Rascall Flatts, Kelsey Ballarini, Luke Bryan, Keith Urban, Joan Jett, Reba McEntire, Vince Gill, Brett Michaels, Iron Eagle, Top Gun, Tom Cruise, Val Kilmer, Jason Statham, Garth Brooks, Maren Morris, Mary Kelsey, Netflix and Chill, CMA Festival, R.I.P. Brad Delp, Boston
June 9, 2019
Guest Tommy Sinbazo from the Laugh Finder Podcast is back this week with Connor Whelton for a special anniversary show stocked with foreskin fun! After we discuss what Tommy’s role at Hogwarts might entail, Balls describes his online pursuit of a copy of Willow on DVD, and Paco unveils his impression of Gwildor from Masters of the Universe. Then we get an in-depth look of Balls’ foreskin restoration process, including some daring escapades and close calls. Afterwards, Tommy discusses a recent Amazon purchase and sheds some light on personal urinal bag functionality. Soon the gang gets into some wild news stories and Tommy plays FMK with some particularly unique choices.
Tags: Tommy Sinbazo, Connor Whelton, Laugh Finder Podcast, Absolute Quality, Hogwarts, Defense Against the Dark Arts, Masters of the Universe, Warwick Davis, Willow, Foreskin Restoration, John Wick, Keanu Reeves, Game of Thrones, Theon, Ramsey, Piss Bag, Avengers: Endgame, Hair Engagement Ring, Otters that Look Like Matt Damon, Blogspot, Sex dolls, Resident Evil, Aerosmith
June 1, 2019
Guest host Tommy Sinbazo from the Laugh Finder Podcast fills in for Wendi tonight to help Paco and Balls welcome guest Connor Whelton, owner of Baltimore’s ReLeaf Shop cannabis dispensary! After discussion of Tommy’s happy hour with pirates, the gang debates the divisive finale of a popular HBO series, and Balls gives an update on a new email from new potential intern, Douglas Peterson. Then Connor describes how he went from testing video games to being a full fledged purveyor of medical marijuana. Connor explains how Tommy can get a medical marijuana card, and gives us the scoop on available products.
Tags: Connor Whelton, Tommy Sinbazo, ReLeaf Shop, Douglas Peterson, Cannabis, Rascall Flatts, Donkey Sauce, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Leonardo, John Popper, Newsweek, The Neverending Story, Game of Thrones, Avengers: Endgame, Douglas Peterson, EA Nintendo, Planet Fitness, INSYS Therapeutics, Joe Robinson, CBD Oil, Mary Jane Watson, Mary Louise Parker, Kim Basinger, Kathy Bates, Die Laughing Productions, Murder Mystery, Tom Petty
May 24, 2019
The Hard Times managing editor Eric Navarro joins Paco and the gang to talk about music, culture, and that controversial article he wrote about Warped Tour. Meanwhile, Paco and Balls discuss their Roadie Joes success, and Intern Andy’s sublime navigational skills. Then Eric Navarro is put to the test when Balls springs a pop quiz. Tune in for discussion about Penis Parks, Pink Floyd, Wendi’s show with Justin Schlegel, and what it’s like to work for the best satirical news outlet since The Onion!
TAGS: Eric Navarro, The Hard Times, Penis Park, Dan Liberto, Punk Rock, Modest Mouse, Warped Tour, Roadie Joes, Kanye West, Pink Floyd, 311, Justin Schlegel, James Finn, Matt Sankum, The League, Jason Mantzoukas, Brian Jack
May 19, 2019
Baltimore comedian and self proclaimed Facebook troll James Finn joins the gang tonight for a review of Natty Boh’s new Day Beer. Eric chats about a recent close call at work with this foreskin extender, and then we promptly put James in the hot seat! James talks music, Matt Cannon, and gets some well-deserved praise for his progress as a polished comic. Then he gets personal about his dating history, his Celebrity pass-list, and his open letter to Danny Devito.
TAGS: James Finn, Live the Band, Crybaby, Matt Cannon, Phil Collins, Danny Devito, Celebrity Pass List, Natty Boh, Day Beer, Foreskin, Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel, Jimmy Uso, Das Bierhall
May 12, 2019
In this special blast from the past episode, the gang is joined by an old friend from the Paco’s Got Balls archives: the very talented actress, model, and on-air hostess Joy Jewell! Joy gets her turn in the spotlight with a round of Just Push Play and talks her favorite tunes, then discusses dating, relationships, and her career. We ask Joy about her pal (and former Paco’s Got Balls guest) Jen Siedel, her experiences with acting gigs. It's an episode of fun, fashion and family you won't want to miss!
TAGS:Joy Jewell, Jen Siedel, Funsho, Numb3rz, Gal Gadot, Wonder Woman, Acting, Modeling, Dating, Sinead O’connor, Sigourney Weaver, Rob Fahey
May 10, 2019
Missy Grinkowicz Hall is back in the studio tonight and back in the hot seat for a rollicking Part 2! Join us for more of Missy’s stories, including that time she warmed up an audience for Harry Connick Jr., her childhood, her husband Jeremy, and her remarkable road to comedy. Then Eric recaps his Easter weekend and the unexpected arrival of an old acquaintance. Soon the gang chats about pity laughs, Wendi describes an experience with a mean comedian, and we talk about a potential comedy show made up of terrible comics.
TAGS: Missy Grinkowicz Hall, Harry Connick Jr., Labradoodle, Jessa Reed, Jeremy Hall, Eric Roberts, Mark Riccadonna, Easter, Jacoby Jones, Jim Bryan, Pity Laughs, Green Day, Jesse Spano, Showgirls, Jeremy Hall
May 7, 2019
It’s a wild night at the studio when guest comedian Missy G Hall drops in to chat! Balls recaps the recent show at Snifters and the group discusses the challenges of booking shows. Missy chats about working on the film ‘Days of Power’ with actress Eliza Roberts and Mark Riccadonna, and the gang talks about the value of watching your act recorded. Then Missy gets comfy in the hot seat and chats her beautiful family, being a teacher, and more.
TAGS: Missy G Hall, Days of Power, Eliza Roberts, Harry Connick Jr. Snifters, Jim Bryan, Awesome Blossom, Dina Blizzard, Boston Comedy Festival, League of their Own, Jeremy Hall
April 28, 2019
With Wendi away and not a guest in sight, them Duke boys go it alone. After further discussion about Intern Andy’s title, Balls discusses some tension at a recent comedy show. The gang guesses the number one preferred drink according to bartenders, and soon Paco reveals the origins of a recent social media post. Things heat up when we discuss Tiger Woods, the return of Game of Thrones, and Ball’s social media flame war.
Tags: Roadie Joe's, Spirits, Jack Daniels, Shrimp and Grits, Tiger Woods, Game of Thrones, Joe Robinson, St. Patrick’s Day, Pizza Squirrel, Flame War, Facebook, Ethyl’s, Artie Lang, Matt Cannon
April 12, 2019
Paco’s good friend and fan of the show Mike Correnti pops by the studio to chat about hosting the 2019 Maggie Sophia Memorial Disc Golf Tournament, and sticks around for some laughs. Also back with us in the studio is the charming Izzie Arriza, and the two flip the tables on Paco, Balls and Wendi! After Balls recounts his first guest spot at the Church of Satire, Intern Andy’s official title and job role are discussed. Paco and Wendi then describe experiences with hecklers, and Mike dispenses gifts to the gang. Things get out of hand when the team attempts to model the new Big Timing Comedy line of apparel, and soon everyone ends up drunk and topless; just another night here in the Torture Chambers!
TAGS: Mike Correnti, Izzie Arizza, 2019 Maggie Sophia Memorial Disc Golf Tournament, Church of Satire, Intern Andy, Hecklers, Jim Bryan, Big Timing Comedy, Shirtless, Topless