2917 – Practicing medicine with Priyanka Wali

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In studio notes by Garon Cockrell
Editing and additional notes by Darryl Asher

NNF Platinum 2917 – Priyanka Wali, MD

00 Hello!

Jimmy guesses the episode # correctly!

Talking Letterman and the studio seating.

Is Social Distancing going away?!

Eliot wants a wide birth!


Jimmy and Matt et al went to the show. They talk all about it!

General Jist!

They ran into Rory O’Malley after the show!

10 – Our guest today is Dr. Priyanka Wali! She is NOT one of Jimmy’s doctors. She has a podcast with Sean Hayes.

Jimmy did Brett Goldstein’s podcast, Films To Be Buried With! Jimmy says he is the nicest guy and expects articles about how unlike Roy Kent he is.

15 – Jimmy talks Matt’s In-laws.

More Hamilton talk.

20 – Respect the theater!

Talking weight!

25 – Streaker talk!

Jimmy’s talking health and his trip to the ER and the mother and son that were in the area next to him.

30 – The kid spilled hot soup on his lap.

We’ve got to learn about the Man from Nantucket.

Matt’s heel went into the spokes of a motorbike. It shaved off his part of his heel.

Walter is a size 7 shoe?!

40 – Dr. Priyanka Wali is here! Sean Hayes apparently sicker than Jimmy.

We’ll be right back!

We’re back! 2917!

She talks about her podcast going for over a year so far!

Jimmy says Sean Hayes sounds exactly like Barry Manilow when he talks.

45 – Jimmy loves their podcast!

HypochondriActor is the podcast.

Jimmy and Priyanka talk about their mutual friends.

50 – Priyanka talks about her medical practice and moving to LA.

Priyanka enjoys the sweet sweet sugarman song.

We’re bleeping a name! You’ll never know what it is!

55 – Priyanka loves musicals. She wrote about The Lion King in her personal essay for college and got a full ride.

Talking USC and how LA supports their football team in lieu of a local team.


Priyanka is running a clinical trail dealing with magic mushrooms and depression.

60 – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mehmet_Oz he is running for Senate in PA.

Priyanka talks about her middle name being Kim and why. Her parents wanted a white sounding name and Kimberly was too long.

1h5m – Talking MAGA family and how Covid affected family relationships.

1h10m – Priyanka talks about her podcast.

Jimmy loves Kaitlin Olson!

Conan is a guest on Priyanka’s show talking about Ocular Shingles.

1h15m – Sean and Priyanka record the show on Zoom.

Jimmy talks about discovering he’s got migraines.

Oliver’s Trivia!

Category: Literature
Question: What commonly used excuse actually happened to John Steinbeck and his writing his first draft of Of Mice and Men.

Bottled water is expensive at events.

1h25m – No coughing!

Priyanka talks about having an entire mall stare at her when she coughed once.

We’ll be right back!

We’re back!

Jimmy praises Sean Hayes in Three Stooges.

Round the horn!

1h30m – Comic-con talk.

My guess is his dog ate it!

So is Priyanka’s!

Eliot has vendor issues. He talks about it.

1h40m – Priyanka loves Six Feet Under!

Eliot also said dog ate it.

Jimmy and Matt say Writer’s Block.

The answer is Dog Ate It!


Category: Literature
Question: What commonly used excuse actually happened to John Steinbeck and his writing his first draft of Of Mice and Men.

Garon: Dog Ate It (15 pts)
Eliot: Dog Ate It (3 pts)
Matt: Writer’s Block (5 pts)
Priyanka: Dog Ate It (10 pts)
Jimmy: Writer’s Block (2 pts)

The answer is His Dog Ate It!

My pleasure,

Garon/The Beast/Mush Mouth Shy Guy/The Notekeeper/Lazy Queen/Sloth