Mental Illness Happy Hour

"A perversely safe place in which he and his guests talk about their fears, addictions and traumatic childhoods." - NY Times "Normalizes what so many others feel but have been too fearful or ashamed to express...remarkable" - Psychology Today "A vital, compassionate gem that fills a desperate and under-addressed need in our society." - Esquire "Gilmartin makes a conscious effort to explore stories that aren’t black and white" - Slate Magazine "Praised by listeners all over the world" - Atlantic Monthly www.mentalpod.com mentalpod@gmail.com

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Episode 11: Greg Behrendt


Greg talks about his roller coaster ride to fame and then losing it all.  He and Paul have the first "Fear Off" where they swap fears until one of them comes up blank.  Of course they talk about their penises.  And girls.  And...


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 2011-06-03  1h16m
 
 

Episode 10: Chris Fairbanks


Stand-up Comedian, Skateboarder and co-host of Fuel T.V.'s The Daily Habit, Chris Fairbanks talks with Paul about his mother's battle with alcoholism, Alzheimer's and Dementia and its effect on him growing up and today.


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 2011-05-27  59m
 
 

Episode 9: Annabelle Gurwitch


They talk about Annabelle's chaotic upbringing and their seven years together as co-hosts on TBS' Dinner and a Movie.  They talk about how much they hated each other and how their depression and anxiety fueled it.


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 2011-05-20  1h8m
 
 

Episode 8: Graham Elwood


Paul talks with fellow comedian, long-time friend and alpha male Graham Elwood about depressing fall days from their childhoods in the midwest!  They open up about divorce, unhappy moms, being too competitive and finding a way to be at peace.


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 2011-05-13  56m
 
 

Episode 7: Tyler Smith


Paul talks with avowed Christian and movie podcaster Tyler Smith about his recent diagnosis of depression.   Paul questions his own prejudice towards organized religion.  An inappropriate incest joke makes things nice and uncomfortable.


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 2011-05-06  57m
 
 

Episode 6: Jimmy Pardo


Comedian Jimmy Pardo appears for the first time as a guest.  They bust each others balls then get down to the business of being funny, and the pain and anxiety underneath it.   Note: The audio was accidentally mixed for stereo,


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 2011-04-29  1h20m
 
 

Episode 5: Grey DeLisle


Paul interviews Grey DeLisle, one of the most in-demand VO (voice over) actors in Hollywood.  She's the voice of Daphne on Scooby Doo, Azula on Avatar: The Last Airbender. They talk about pervy relatives, her date with a pervy celebrity, and more.


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 2011-04-22  1h4m
 
 

Episode 4: "Murph"


Paul interviews "Murph", a retired serial felon who opens up about prison, the guilt of his crimes and leaving it all behind.  Six years ago you might have labeled him a psychopath.  Paul calls him a trusted friend.


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 2011-04-15  54m
 
 

Episode 3: Adam Carolla


Adam opens up about his living with a condition called Hypervigilance, being raised in a joyless environment, getting out of ruts, Adam's book and Hitler!


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 2011-04-08  57m
 
 

Episode 2: Marc Maron


Paul interviews fellow comedian and friend Marc Maron.  Subjects include: God, the universe, suicide, and the night Paul had to listen to Marc get it on.


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 2011-04-01  53m