Good One: A Podcast About Jokes

Good One: A Podcast About Jokes is a podcast about - well - jokes, and the people who tell them. Each week, a comedian will play one of their jokes and then break it down with Vulture.com Senior Editor Jesse David Fox.

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 59m. Bisher sind 121 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts
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episode 10: What It's Like to Write Jokes for Barack Obama


David Litt is the former senior presidential speechwriter for President Obama and he wrote his jokes, too. On this Good One, Litt shares about what it's like to write for the former president, why Obama is pretty good at delivering jokes and how they finally managed to incorporate Keegan-Michael Key's character of Luther, Obama's anger translater, into the White House Correspondence dinner. 


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 2017-04-17  59m
 
 

episode 9: Horatio Sanz's Don's Apothecary Sketch


Horatio Sanz debuted his "Don's Apothecary" sketch during his fifth year on SNL. He sits down with Jesse David Fox to talk about the inspiration for the sketch, his SNL days and why he sometimes laughs at his own jokes.


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 2017-04-10  54m
 
 

episode 8: Kyle Kinane Wakes Up in the Morning and Believes in Himself


Jesse David Fox and Kyle Kinane talk about a joke from Kyle's 2010 special Death of the Party and how it was so pivotal in his stand-up career. And we highly recommend staying for this laughning round. 


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 2017-04-03  46m
 
 

episode 7: Jen Kirkman's Street Harassment Closer


Jen Kirkman closes her Netflix special Just Keep Livin' with a joke about street harassment. She and Jesse David Fox talk about how she conceived and composed this multi-layered piece. 


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 2017-03-27  44m
 
 

episode 6: Tig Notaro's Taylor Dayne Story


Jesse David Fox and Tig Notaro sit down at her house to talk about her Taylor Dayne story, her noteworthy performances of it, including on Conan andThis American Life, and her many run-ins with Taylor Dayne. 


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 2017-03-20  51m
 
 

episode 5: Paul Scheer and Human Giant's "Illusionators"


Paul Scheer explains the inspiration behind creating the sketch series "The Illusionators," which appeared on MTV's Human Giant. Scheer created the show with Aziz Ansari, Rob Huebel, and Jason Woliner. Plus, hear the story about how Paul and Aziz encountered Criss Angel at a Las Vegas club.


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 2017-03-13  51m
 
 

episode 4: Weird Al Yankovic's "Word Crimes"


Weird Al Yankovic explains his parody process and the story behind creating "Word Crimes." 


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 2017-03-06  43m
 
 

episode 3: Kristen Schaal and Her Singing, Dancing Bird


Kristen Schaal joins Jesse David Fox to talk about the origins of one of her earliest jokes Dancing Bird. She shares why she often uses animals in her comedy and what it was like to break out as a stand-up comic using conceptual bits. 


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 2017-02-27  47m
 
 

episode 2: Neal Brennan's White Guy Being Called the N-Word While Feeding a Horse Joke


Host Jesse David Fox and Neal Brennan talk about a joke Neal wrote for Half Baked and how it's representative of his early career writing for the Chapelle's Show, and Neal shares about his new stand-up special on Netflix 3 Mics. 


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 2017-02-20  39m
 
 

episode 1: Jim Gaffigan and His Good Looking Newscasters Joke


Jesse David Fox sits down with Jim Gaffigan to break down a joke from Jim’s Netflix special Cinco about newscasters and how they’re so good looking.


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 2017-02-13  44m