Comics Liam McEneaney and Myka Fox try to make David weep and they succeed. Liam talks about the taping of his latest CD and Myka explains why David's trouble with women doesn't mean women are angry in general, they are just angry with David Feldman.
Plus Comics Nick Mullen and Jimmy LeChase. Nick Mullen is a hysterical performer, comedy writer and prankster and Jimmy LeChase is a comedy guru who will be headlining Montreal at the end of February. Check them both out at a club near you!
Costaki is a brilliant comic who has written jokes for Bette Midler, Jay Leno, MTV and BET. You may have seen him on Showtime, or heard him on Sirius, but you probably know him best from his regular appearances on the nationally syndicated Bob & Tom Radio Show.
Josh writes for Last Week Tonight with John Oliver on HBO and the co-author (along with Joe Berkowitz) of the book You Blew It, available here, now.
In the past, Josh has written for Fuse TV’s Billy On The Street. His writing has also appeared in prestigious publications such as McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, New York Magazine, and The New Yorker. He is the co-creator and co-author of the popular Modern Seinfeld Twitter account, and his own Twitter feed was named one of 2012′s best by Paste Magazine. The Ellen DeGeneres Show took notice of Josh’s joke writing skill and featured him as part of their “Tweetly Roundup.”
Two amazing comics. Moody and Tom have both done Letterman, Conan, and Comedy Central. On today's show David's not feeling 2016. Moody and Tom talk about the ultimate anxiety attack: Doing Letterman for the first time. Plus Cosby, Guns, and Firemen. Buy their CDs! Moody's new CD is "Set Up Punch!" Tom's new CD is "Rush Through Time."
Samantha writes for College Humor and is one of the funniest new comics in Manhattan. Liam McEneaney is one of the funniest old comics in Manhattan. We look back at the year.
Steve Forbes is Chairman and Editor-in-Chief of Forbes Media. Steve's new book: "Reviving America: How Repealing Obamacare, Replacing the Tax Code and Reforming The Fed will Restore Hope and Prosperity" is published by McGraw-Hill Education.
Comics Myka Fox and Frank "My" Conniff. Three great comedic minds and David Feldman try to look back at 2015 but get sidetracked by David's obsession with why women seem to be so angry with him.
Film Critic Michael Snyder tells us about the new Star Wars movie and Down With Tyranny's Howie Klein on Bernie, Paul Ryan and Hillary.
Comedian Bonnie McFarlane is the director of one of David's favorite documentaries "Women Aren't Funny. Her new book "You're Better Than Me" comes out in February. She also hosts the wildly popular podcast "My Wife Hates Me" with her wildly unpopular husband Comic Rich Vos. On today's show Bonnie and David share their love for Rich. For more go to www.DavidFeldmanShow.com. Also please contact Rich Vos and tell him to come on this show.
Kliph Nesteroff is author of "The Comedians: Drunks, Thieves, Scoundrels and the History of American Comedy" published by Grove Press. Then we talk with Bernardo Ruiz the director of "Kingdom of Shadows."
In The Comedians, comedy historian Kliph Nesteroff brings to life a century of American comedy with real-life characters, forgotten stars, mainstream heroes and counterculture iconoclasts. Based on over two hundred original interviews and extensive archival research, Nesteroff’s groundbreaking work is a narrative exploration of the way comedians have reflected, shaped, and changed American culture over the past one hundred years.
Bernardo Ruiz’s compelling investigation into the human costs of the Mexican drug war, on both sides of the border, reveals the links between the lives and experiences of an activist nun in northern Mexico, a rancher in Texas who used to smuggle marijuana and a US drug enforcement agent on the border. A raw history of the violence affecting countless lives, Kingdom of Shadows sheds critical light on a growing human rights crisis.
Greg Proops is the Smartest Guest In The World. His new album is called, "In The Ballpark." Recorded live in San Francisco you can purchase it on iTunes, or get it on vinyl by going to www.GregProops.Com. Greg's new book "The Smartest Book In The World" is available on Amazon and at fine book stores. His podcast "The Smartest Man In The World" is free on iTunes.
A funny week deserves even funnier people. We talk elections, guns and America's increasing stupidity with comedy giants Frank Conniff and Colleen Werthmann.
Howie Klein is the founder and treasurer of The Blue America PAC. He also writes the Down With Tyranny blog. Then we are joined by Film Critic Michael Snyder who talks about holiday movies. For more visit www.DavidFeldmanShow.com
Asif Kapadia is the director of "Amy" a new documentary about British Singer/Songwriter Amy Winehouse. On Rotten Tomatoes, the film has a 97% rating based on 144 reviews. "Amy" recently became the highest grossing British documentary film of all time. For more visit us at www.DavidFeldmanShow.com.
Allan Havey is not only an actor but he's considered one of the best stand-up comedians working today. According to the NEW YORK TIMES he is "cocksure, irreverent, and very funny".
Allan stars as Lou Avery on AMC'S hit show MAD MEN. He has also guest starred in FX's LOUIE, NBC'S THE OFFICE as well as DISNEY CHANNEL'S GOOD LUCK CHARLIE. Allan's other television work includes SEINFELD, CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASM, UP ALL NIGHT, THE SARAH SILVERMAN PROGRAM and MEN OF A CERTAIN AGE. On MTV'S PUNK'D his pranking of KANYE WEST made the top ten "best pranks in television history". In 2006 he was cast as a lead in the ROB ROY THOMAS sitcom FREERIDE, which aired on FOX TELEVISION.
His work in film includes HANCOCK with Will Smith, THE INFORMANT with Matt Damon, ROUNDERS with Ed Norton, INTERNAL AFFAIRS with Richard Gere, CHECKING OUT with Jeff Daniels, and the Jerry Seinfeld documentary COMEDIAN.
Oscar Nominated Director Daniel Raim on his new documentary "Harold & Lillian: A Hollywood Love Story." Daniel's documentary is a fascinating and deeply moving account of the romantic and creative partnership of storyboard artist Harold Michelson and his wife, film researcher Lillian Michelson—a talented couple once considered “the heart of Hollywood.” Then Director Jerry Rothwell talks about his new documentary on Greenpeace entitled, "How To Change The World." Newsweek calls it the best documentary of 2015. For more go to www.DavidFeldmanShow.com
Plus Comic Esther Ku. Jackie is best known for his work on Howard Stern. Esther Ku is a cast member on the MTV show Girl Code and Wild 'N Out. Plus Frank Conniff and Liam Liam McEneaney. Today's show was recorded live at QED in Astoria Queens. Portions written by Gabe Laks, Alex Brizel, Liam McEaneaney, Joe Keyes, and Chris Gersbeck. For more go to www.DavidFeldmanShow.com.
Also Director of "The Babushkas of Chernobyl" Holly Morris along with Liam McEneaney and Gabe Laks.
Academy Award Nominee Hanna Polak's latest documentary is "Something Better To Come." Hanna is a Polish director, cinematographer and producer. For her short documentary film, "The Children of Leningradsky," about a community of homeless children living in the Leningradsky railway station in Moscow, she was nominated for an Academy Award and an Emmy Award. In 2003, she was awarded Best Producer of Documentary Movies at the Kraków Film Festival for Railway Station Ballad. Visit us at www.DavidFeldmanShow.com
Legendary Documentarian Stanley Nelson, Jr. talks about his new documentary "The Black Panthers: Vanguard of The Revolution." Then we are joined by Director of Programming for DOC NYC 2015 Basil Tsiokos. DOC NYC 2015 runs November 12-19. Stanley Nelson's other films include "Freedom Riders," "Jonestown: The Life & Death of People’s Temple," "The Murder of Emmett Till," "A Place of Our Own," "Sweet Honey in the Rock: Raise Your Voice," and "Wounded Knee."
Jeff Garlin calls Kevin Meaney "The funniest man in the universe." Kevin stars in the new movie "Blood Ransom" and can be seen later this month on CBS' "Two Broke Girls." Kevin Meaney for the hour!
Comedian Dom Irrera is one of the best comics who has ever stepped foot on a stage. Plus Steve Skrovan from the Ralph Nader Radio Hour. For more please visit www.DavidFeldmanShow.com
Comedian Barry Crimmins’ life and work in comedy and politics are the subject of a brand new documentary entitled "Call Me Lucky" directed by filmmaker and fellow comedian Bobcat Goldthwait. Crimmins is also personally responsible for the Boston comedy scene and the reason any Boston comic exists. For more go to www.davidfeldmanshow.com.
Comedian Todd Glass is one of the funniest most daring comic minds out there. Go see him perform. His book "The Todd Glass Situation" is published by Simon and Schuster.
We're doing a live taping of the David Feldman Show at QED in Astoria, Queens. November 10th at 7:00 PM with Jackie The Jokeman, Frank Conniff and Esther Ku. For free tickets, go to www.davidfeldmanshow.com and hit the contact button. Give us your name, and email and we'll put you on the list.