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Ari Shaffir's Skeptic Tank

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

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

Location:

Los Angeles, CA

Description:

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

Twitter:

@AriShaffir

Language:

English


Episodes

#496 The Oregonian with Matt Braunger

12/6/2022
Matt Braunger came to talk with me while I was in LA and he told me all about his new special Doug and what it was like growing up in Oregon. Lot's of interesting Oregon facts and a story about us in a strip club in Oregon back in the day. For more Ari: Get tickets to see Ari on the road: https://www.arishaffir.com/tour Cool merch & more: https://www.arishaffir.com/ For More Matt: Matt Braunger | Doug (Full Comedy Special) Official Website Instagram: @braunger The...

Duration:01:09:27

#495 DIY with Fahim Anwar

11/22/2022
Fahim Anwar and I talk about how satisfying it is that we both put our specials out on our own. There's nothing quit like doing something yourself. However, we realized there isn't much else we do ourselves... For more Ari: Get tickets to see Ari on the road: https://www.arishaffir.com/tour Cool merch & more: https://www.arishaffir.com/ For More Fahim: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/fahimanwar/ Upcoming shows & more: https://www.fahimanwar.com/ The Music: D.I.Y- Gabriel...

Duration:01:31:08

#494 Girls Gotta Beat with Ashley Hesseltine & Rayna Greenberg

11/15/2022
Rayna Greenberg and Ashley Hesseltine came over and brought me a vibrator from their new line Vibes Only. They talked to me about how chicks use vibrators and let me try out their app that tells you a sexy story while you beat it with their vibrator. Stay tuned for The Jew, coming to a vibrator near you! For more Ari: Get tickets to see Ari on the road: https://www.arishaffir.com/tour Cool merch & more: https://www.arishaffir.com/ Ashley Hesseltine:...

Duration:01:33:14

#493 Wawa and Other Local Shit with Nate Marshall, Geoffrey Asmus & Brian Six

11/9/2022
Nate Marshall, Geoffrey Asmus, and Brian Six joined me in the green room at Helium Comedy club in Philly to talk about why Wawa is so treasured among the people of Philly and what might be the equivalent in other parts of the country. For more Ari: Get tickets to see Ari on the road: https://www.arishaffir.com/tour Cool merch & more: https://www.arishaffir.com/ Nate Marshall: Twitter: https://twitter.com/IsThatNateM Instagram:...

Duration:01:56:25

#492 The Jews with Joe List, Jim Norton, Robert Kelly, Ryan Long and Joe DeRosa

11/1/2022
Live from Skankfest Vegas Ryan Long, Jim Norton, Joe List, Robert Kelly, and Joe DeRosa join me as we berate the crowd for telling awful stories about Jews. ARI SHAFFIR: JEW OUT NOV. 2ND--TOMORROW For more Ari: Get tickets to see Ari on the road: https://www.arishaffir.com/tour Cool merch & more: https://www.arishaffir.com/ Joe List For more Joe List: Instagram: @joelistcomedy Upcoming shows and more: Joe List Ryan Long: Instagram - @ryanlongcomedy Ryan Long - YouTube Ryan...

Duration:01:54:35

#491 Scammersutra with Mike Feeney

10/26/2022
Mike Feeney came to talk to me about scams! how to play it off and which are his favorites and his mom, the ultimate scam artist! For more Ari: Get tickets to see Ari on the road: https://www.arishaffir.com/tour Cool merch & more: https://www.arishaffir.com/ For more Mike: https://www.mikefeeneycomedy.com/ Check out his special Rage Against The Routine: https://youtu.be/YG2MgJiTu3o The Music: Goog Dolls- Sweetest Lie Steve Miller Band- Take The Money and Run Paul McCartney-...

Duration:01:24:34

#490 Hardcore Punks with Ian Fidance and Jordan Jensen

10/20/2022
Ian Fidance and Jordan Jensen schooled me on all things Punk, hardcore, Ska, and straightedge. These two are in the punk scene hardcore and truly enjoy the camaraderie that comes with it. For more Ari: Get tickets to see Ari on the road: https://www.arishaffir.com/tour Cool merch & more: https://www.arishaffir.com/ For more Ian Fidance: For more Ian Fidance: https://www.instagram.com/ianimal69/?hl=en https://linktr.ee/ianfidance For more Jordan...

Duration:02:03:46

#489 Poop with Robert Kelly

10/11/2022
Robert Kelly's got a new special out now! Kill Box is available on LouisCK.com for purchase. But if you want to listen to us talk about poop for an hour first, I highly recommend it. We've got some call in's from a few special guests as well. For more Ari: Get tickets to see Ari on the road: https://www.arishaffir.com/tour Merch & more: https://www.arishaffir.com/ For more Bobby: Watch Bobby’s new special Kill Box available now:...

Duration:01:53:30

#488 The Vagabond's Way with Rolf Potts

10/4/2022
Rolf Potts and I got together in Paris, France when I took his travel writing course over the summer. He gave me an advance copy of his new book The Vagabond's Way and we talked about his reasons behind the book while we Flanuered around Paris. This is probably better to watch but do what you want. For more Ari: https://www.arishaffir.com/tour Subscribe to Yout Be Trippin' For More Rolf: Don’t miss Rolf’s new book, THE VAGABOND’S WAY, available now! Order here:...

Local World News with Shane Torres and Graham Kay

9/27/2022
Shane Torres and Graham Kay came over and we sifted through some local news together. In the attempt to steer away from the doom that is world news, we stumbled upon a triumphant story about Rocky the Raccoon and his handler. All I have to say is, don't be afraid of the raccoon in the bar! For More Ari: https://www.arishaffir.com/ For More Shane: https://www.shaneisacomedian.com/ For More Graham: https://grahamkay.com/ And subscribe to his youtube to be the first to know when his...

Duration:01:20:18

#486 I'm Here to Tell You About Mushrooms with Mat Edgar

9/20/2022
How was your Shroomfets? Mat Edgar came over to talk about his Shroomfest and also all the others we've spent together! It's a good one. Subscribe to You Be Trippin'! Get tickets to see Ari & Big Jay in Las Vegas September 21st - one night only! For more Ari: https://www.arishaffir.com/ For more Mat: https://linktr.ee/matedgar1 The Music: Woody Smalls - Planet Shrooms Dave Matthews Band - I did it Missing Persons - Walking in LA Stargazer - Siouxsie Sioux and the...

Duration:02:09:40

#485 Escape Tapes with Big Jay Oakerson

9/7/2022
Out on the fire escape with Big Jay Oakerson on a New York summer night. This is an interesting one everybody. Big Jay Oakerson came to sit with me on the fire escape of my old studio and we talked mostly about how we feel about people looking into our windows from the street. I say if you leave your blinds open it's fair game. Get tickets to see Ari & Big Jay in Las Vegas September 21st - one night only! For more Ari: https://www.arishaffir.com/ For more Big Jay:...

Duration:01:25:45

#484 Cookies Crumble But They Don't Fall Down with Mike Cannon & Brendan Sagalow

8/30/2022
Mike Cannon and Brendan Sagalow are on the pod this week talking about Cannon's new crowd work special "Huge Mistake." He took 150mg of edibles and then went on stage and talked to the crowd at New York Comedy Club. The only reason Brendan is on was because I forgot he was on not that long ago... Stay tuned at the end of the episode to hear our new stand-up catchphrases. For More Ari: YouTubeInstagram Patreon Merch For more Mike Cannon: Upcoming Shows Instagram Twitter For more Brendan...

Duration:01:58:07

#483 Tuesdays with Ari's with Mark Normand and Joe List

8/23/2022
Mark Normand, Joe List, Chuck, Schiavone, and I all piled in a questionable SUV (It wasn't an SUV) to drive to the new Soul Jole's to do a show. As you know Mark Normand and Joe List have a popular podcast called Tuesdays with Stories! I wanted to insert myself in their podcast so I made them talk to me all the way to Soul Joel's about sexual terms, bad smells and slang. It's a fun one. For more Ari: Subscribe on YouTube Instagram - @arishaffir Patreon Cool merch & more For more Joe...

Duration:01:25:34

#482 Backyard Blues with Steve Rannazzisi and Nick Youssef

8/16/2022
Nick Youssef and I went over to Steve Rannazzisi's new house to hang out by the pool and eat our weight in BBQ. We were going to talk about tough breakups in the pool but the day was so nice it got away from us, so we decided to shoot the shit at sunset and talk about Nick's upcoming special instead. Man how nice it would be to have a backyard like Steve's. Check it out on youtube.com/AriShaffir. For More Ari: Subscribe on YouTube Instagram - @arishaffir Patreon Cool merch & more For...

Duration:01:40:54

#481 Fame Whores with Kyle Dunnigan and Juston McKinney

8/9/2022
The hilarious Kyle Dunnigan came over to do a podcast and brought his equally funny friend Juston McKinney. We pretty much just shot the shit and talked about anything and everything, from New movies to celebrities, close calls, and the infamous slap. For More Ari: Subscribe on YouTube Instagram - @arishaffir Patreon Cool merch & more For more Kyle Dunnigan: Instagram: @kyledunnigan1 Twitter: @kyledunnigan YouTube Patreon Official Website For more Juston McKinney: Instagram:...

Duration:01:41:47

#480 Nomad with Xylia Buros

8/2/2022
Xylia Buros is a nomad. For the last 6 years, she has been a citizen of the world, traveling from country to country at her own whim. I’m really jealous. I met her in Rolf Potts’s writing class in Paris. So we sat in her Montmartre apartment rental and talked about the nomad lifestyle. She has some great tips on how to make it happen, and some insights into the hurdles she’s had to deal with, and the fun at the end of any of the troubles that make it totally worth it. She really made me want...

Duration:02:44:07

#479 Bitches Be Trippin with Brendan Sagalow

7/26/2022
Brendan came over to be on my patreon but we were having way too much fun to keep this content from the public. Smoking weed and talking about bitches, what more could you ask for? Head to Patreon.com/AriShaffir to watch the rest of the episode if you don't already subscribe. If you do, thanks for being a Patron and allowing me to push the limits! For More Ari: Subscribe on YouTube Instagram - @arishaffir Patreon Cool merch & more For More Brendan: Upcoming Shows: Calendar - Brendan...

Duration:01:35:19

#478 Stabbing at a Bodega with Ryan Long and Chris O'Connor

7/19/2022
Ryan Long and Chris O'Connor came over to talk about this crazy story about a bodega owner stabbing a guy to death. Was it self-defense? That's what his lawyers are saying, but apparently, you're not allowed to stab someone if they attack you at your own bodega. Video of the stabbing from the New York Post is on youtube.com/AriShaffir For More Ari: Subscribe on YouTube Instagram - @arishaffir Patreon Cool merch & more For More Chris O’Connor: Get tickets to see Chris July 22-23 in...

Duration:01:54:12

#477 Trading Louis for Luis with Louis C.K., Joe List, and Kerryn Feehan

7/5/2022
This is a spite-cast! We did this exact podcast about a month ago but the only difference this time, we swapped out Luis Gomez and swapped Louis C.K in. Louis, Joe List, Kerryn Feehan, and I talk about Joe and Louis' new movie, out now! Called 4th of July. I saw it and man, it's a good one. Head to LouisCK.com and find it in a theater in your town, it's gonna be all over but for a limited time only so go check it out. Subscribe on YouTube Instagram - @arishaffir Patreon Cool merch &...

Duration:01:48:30