Ari Shaffir's Skeptic Tank

A comedy podcast to help better understand humanity and also to make fart jokes.

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#368: The 2019 State Of The Union (@ComicDaveSmith)

Dave Smith joins me for our annual look at how things are going in America. We talk about politics, climate, drugs, economics, and everything else we can think of. Dave is really well read and neither democrat nor republican so he never falls into the...


 2019-10-01  4h0m

# 367: Dragon Lady (@BigJayOakerson)

Big Jay Oakerson (43:45) and I went up to the roof to talk about smoking. How he started, how he tries to quit, how cool it is, what it does to you, the smell. Really all of it. As we did it, he smoked a cigarette and I smoked a cigar.   ...


 2019-09-24  3h31m

#366: Smackdown (@SalVulcano)

Sal Vulcano and I both went to WWE's Smackdown on September 10, 2019. It was Sal's 80th WWE event. It was my first. I had SO many question. So Sal came over to my apartment 6 days later to tell me all the ins and outs of that world so I could make...


 2019-09-17  3h21m

#365: The Revolution (Kalle Lasn, Adbusters Editor in Chief)

Adbusters Editor in Chief, Kalle Lasn met me in his office at the magazine to talk to me about the revolution. I see it going down only with violence but he is far more hopeful about the ways in which we're going to change the systems in place. He's a...


 2019-09-09  1h56m

#364: Matrix Vacation (a solocast)

Let me tell you about the month I took off from screens. All July. No texting, no computer. Only a land line. It was weird for sure, but it was also kind of glorious.  Check out my patreon page at arishaffir@com


 2019-08-27  3h1m

#363: On A Steel Horse I Ride (Xavier Himma)

Xavier Himma met me on the roof of my apartment to tell me about his amazing bike ride from Ottawa to Argentina. I've never even heard of such a thing. Be aware that the first 3 minutes of the interview the sound goes a little down and up but then it...


 2019-08-20  2h25m

#362: Once Upon A Time In Hollywood (A Spoiler Alert Episode) with @SamMorril)

Sam Morril and I went to see Tarantino's new movie "Once Upon A Time In Hollywood" and then came back to my place, got drunk off scotch and talked about what we saw. There are spoilers in this. They start at 51:00. So only listen to this if you...


 2019-08-09  3h8m

#361: Spange (Tall Boy)

A homeless non-binary person let me sit with her and talk about what it's like to live on the street and beg for change. Spange is a homeless term that means spare change. I think it's a verb. Anyway, that's what Tall Boy does. Spange for food money....


 2019-07-22  1h58m

#360: The Cacophony Society (@chuckpalahniuk)

Chuck Palahniuk had me over to his Portland writing office to tell me about the heyday of the Portland Cacophony Society. It's this crazy group that pulled large scale pranks on the minds of normal people. I mean I am full on in love with these guys!...


 2019-07-08  1h42m

#359: Digital Vacation (@AriShaffir)

I am going offline for a while. I want to clear my head of all the noise and clutter that the internet has been throwing at me. It's become a net negative in my life and I want to find myself and my own thoughts again. So I'm taking a digital...


 2019-06-23  1h54m