Coronavirus starts to affect comedy

The Coronavirus forces SXSW to cancel.  Natasha Leggero cancels a show so she can stay home with her child during the Coronavirus warnings.  The Kids In The Hall are Back!  Kevin Hart teaches us about money. Johnny Mac is still sticking up for Larry the Cable Guy, if that’s even his real name!   Little Mac wonders if his dad knows who Sam Morill is.  But fans of The Office should drop everything and google David Brent Rob Locke for a great Ricky Gervais related laugh.

Sticking up for SiriusXM Raw Dog Comedy, and sticking up for Larry the Cable Guy

Johnny Mac has two soap-boxes out today. One, the importance ad influence of SiriusXM’s Raw Dog Comedy circa 2004-2013.  Then, why all the digs at Larry the Cable Guy?  Plus, SXSW announces their comedy festival lineup, and Adam Sandler is going to be honored for his hilarious comedy songs.  It’s the longest @DCNPOD ever!

The Rock Says he has a new sitcom, and Jim Gaffigan eats a garbage plate

The Rock says, in an announcement, he has a new sitcom.  Jim Gaffigan was hungry and got a restaurant recommendation.  Talkin Pops is a new podcast about Parks & Rec.  Johnny Mac is a big Bob Hope fan.

Cheese and Onions: a look back at the genius of Neil Innes’ work on The Rutles

Shortly after learning of Neil Innes’ passing, Johnny Mac recorded this episode looking back at Neil’s work on The Rutles.  Cheese & Onions, the Knicker Elastic King, and Get Up & Go….all absolutely brilliant.

Neil Innes, the “7th Python” and Ron Nasty from The Rutles has passed away at age 75

Neil Innes, the “7th Python” and Ron Nasty from The Rutles has passed away at age 75.  Neil contributed songs to Monty Python and the Holy Grail, and was the driving creative force behind the great Beatles mockumentary.