Ari Shaffir's Skeptic Tank

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

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#52: Crazy Train (Christina Pazsitzky)

Christina Pazsitzky had me over at her house for wine and Skittles the other night and we talked about a shit ton of stuff and then some. We centered on the topic of depression but we meandered so much that this went for almost 3 hours. But it...


 2012-03-26  2h47m

#51: Road Trip (Mat Edgar, Tony Hinchcliffe, Ari Shaffir)

Mat Edgar, Tony Hinchcliffe and I went on a comedy road trip from LA to San Diego to play Justin Hollister's new downtown room, The American Comedy Company, and we decided to take you guys along with us. We stopped the tape every time we got out...


 2012-03-19  1h44m

#50: Buddhism (Duncan Trussell)

Duncan Trussell and I shared a ride out to Brea, CA to do shows at the Brea Improv. Duncan has always been into Buddhism and I figured what better time to talk about modern Buddhism than on a ride to the Inland Empire. It was a really interesting talk...


 2012-03-12  1h42m

#49: Adult Breakup (Jayson Thibault, Steve Rannazzisi, Ari Shaffir)

Jayson Thibault, Steve Rannazzisi and I sat in one of the back rooms of the Comedy Store and talked about Jayson's recent breakup. It's not sappy at all, so don't worry about that. We just covered what it feels like and what you have to do to be a...


 2012-03-05  2h3m

#48: Musical Looper (Dean Delray)

Dean Delray stopped by my apartment to talk about his days as a professional rock musician. He made his living from music for almost two decades and he had a shit ton to share about it. Eventually, we just diverged into talking about music we liked...


 2012-02-28  2h51m

#47: Hollywood Bowl (Joey Diaz)

Joey Diaz invited me over to talk about his time in Hollywood as a working actor. We sat on his porch and soaked in the sun as we discussed how he managed to get his start. Joey has been making a living as an actor for as long as I’ve known him....


 2012-02-20  1h3m

#46: Artsy Fartsy (Ashley Snow Macomber)

Ashley Macomber invited me into her home to talk about her new art project she’s created with Will Oldham (aka Bonnie 'Prince' Billy). Ashley is an amazing artist and she’s got a really clear way of thinking about the creative process and...


 2012-02-13  1h55m

#45: Holocaust Couple (Willy and Helen Luksenburg)

Willy and Helen Luksenburg were kind enough to share their experiences in the Holocaust. It's an amazing tale that we're lucky enough to have on record. Please don't expect much in the way of comedy. This interview was recorded in August of 2011. The...


 2012-02-07  1h58m

#44: Autistic Brother (with Mike Recine)

Mike Recine was visiting LA last week and he came over to talk while he was in town. We shared some beers and talked about having a brother with severe autism. 


 2012-01-30  1h24m

#43: Software Millionare (David Taylor)

David Taylor stopped by Skeptic Tank Studios (my apartment) to talk about his days as a working professional in the software industry during the tech boom. He gave it all up to become a struggling comedian and talented non-working writer. 


 2012-01-23  1h55m