"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
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.
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.
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.
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,
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.
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.
Paul interviews his Dinner and a Movie co-host Janet Varney about her battles with anxiety, depression food and panic attacks. Listen as one people-pleaser interviews another! Enjoy Janet parrying a compliment coming her way! En garde!