A recap of everything GaS from the week of 9/24
Hosts Luis J Gomez and Zac Amico were back in studio on Monday with comedians Mike Vecchione and Dean Delray to talk about all the hot button issues from the weekend. The passing of Ralphie May and his use of the N word, what exactly did Columbus do and why is he celebrated and the gang guesses the news on the Harvey Weinstein mess.
Host’s Michael Bisping and Luis J Gomez got together to talk about a bevy of topics on Monday. Not only did the UFC middleweight champion of the world make an appearance on Conan but he had a very talked about presser that brought him head to head with his UFC 217 opponent GSP. Plus the pair did a thorough recap of UFC 216 and whats next for Tony Ferguson. It’s rare to get a a look inside the daily workings of a champion just a few weeks ahead of the biggest fight of his life, and Believe You Me has been on fire lately bringing you into the action.
Dave Smith welcomed in a guest this week, creator of the Libertarian Party Mises Caucus, Michael Heise. The pair had a ton to talk about including the difference between the Gary Johnson and Ron Paul campaigns, the value of crypto currency and what that means to a nation piling on debt and the future of the libertarian party in general.
Hosts Ralph Sutton and Big Jay Oakerson welcomed in Curb Your Enthusiasm star Susie Essman. The two had a lot to cover with a recap of their insane episode from last week before talking shop with their guest. They covered the differences between comedy and strip club DJ’ing before getting into Curbed’s glorious return and specifically how close Susie’s character on the show is to her on life.
Jamey Jasta welcomed in long awaited guest Karl Willetts this week. The Memoriam and Bolt Thrower frontman brought in his wild old timey sounding English accent which made for a fun audio experience, almost like he was telling the Hatebreed frontman fairy tales of hard rock past. The two talked shop about Willets new model for touring or lack there of plus stories of long nights leading to hard days before transitioning to politics touching on Brexit and the nature of patriotism.
Christmas came early for Tim Dillon and Ray Kump with the Harvey Weinstein story developing in real time. This story was right in their wheelhouse mixing the hypocrisy of the entertainment industry with seedy scandal it was a juicy topic that Tim and Ray handled in their trademark darkly hilarious manner. The pair also tore into the new Tom Cruise movie dealing with CIA improprieties and a high scale case of bank fraud.
Roastmasters was an instant classic on Tuesday night. Host Luis J Gomez presided over a table of celebrity judges, Big Jay Oakerson, Rich Vos and Eli Sairs. The trio judged 3 awesome undercard battles featuring Pedro Gonzalez vs Fumi Abe, Nick Pupo vs Austin Chardac and Caitlin Pelufo vs Andrew Casertano. All before a superstar main event with Zac Amico squaring off against Erik Bergstrom.
Hosts Luis J Gomez and Zac Amico were joined by two absolute killers on Wednesday with Ian Fidance and Petey Deabreu stopping by. Luis started in full rattlesnake mode due to Ian’s tardiness which lead to a hilarious back and forth when he did arrive. The four comics talked everything from Luis’ appearance at Comicon, when it is and isn’t ok to litter and answer possibly the funniest listener question of all time.
Hosts Ricky Bones and Matty Jesterskulls were back in studio on Wednesday to recap on absolutely wild UFC 216 including their winning parlay from last weeks episode, Demetrious Johnson’s G.O.A.T. status and Tony Ferguson’s reign as the interim champion. And of course it wouldn’t be Hammerfisting without an insane rant from Matty.
Myka Fox was out this week so Kerryn Feehan was joined by the always electric Wendi Starling to shame the Britts specifically comedian Jeff Leach. In between mocking teeth and losing wars to us the two women had to admit their soft spot for men with accents and attitudes.
Hosts Luis J Gomez and Dave Smith welcomed in their go to replacement for Big Jay Oakerson, International Superstar Zac Amico. In addition Dan Soder was on hand for a very special in studio episode of LOS with the boys discussing the beef between Dave Smith and Jim Norton thanks to Dave’s girlfriend leaving the Chip Chiperson podcast. Of course absolute hilarity ensued as the quartet tried to tackle a semi serious issue when Luis gave out his phone number on air leading to a ton of fans watching live to call in and express their hatred towards Dave.
Bruce Buffer and co-host TJ Desantis were joined this week by legendary MMA ref and former LAPD officer Big John McCarthy. The trio discussed the horrific shooting in Las Vegas with the veteran lawman providing tips on what to do if you’re ever caught in a similar situation. They also covered the NFL protests among many other pressing hot button issues.
Hosts Mike Cannon and Mike Feeney were joined by the always controversial Andrew Schulz. Mike Cannon talked about the insanity of the state fair after his recent trip to Syracuse. Not to be outdone Feeney had some wild stories of his own of grumpy neighbors and tons of shouting on his weekend trip to Rhode Island. Andrew got familiar with Brendan Sagalow and talked the finer points of respecting a home now that he owns.
Hosts Chris from Brooklyn, Bronx Johnny and Chris Stanley were ready to rock on Thursday. The boys were fired up over the Weinstein news. The fellas got a lesson in geography and they had a Picklefest to prepare for as Chris from Brooklyn showed off his latest creation.
Dave Smith was fired up on Friday coming after Eminem for his Cipher at the BET awards where he ranted in a disjointed manner against President Trump. Smith opted against the standard tactic of attacking the content of Marshall’s lyrics from his younger days, rather focusing on the hypocrisy of mocking someone for controversial views. Outside of the pop culture realm Dave touched on the hot topic of immigration reform and Trumps opposition to the Iran deal.
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