2918 – Making an impression with Scott Aukerman

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

NNF 2918 – Scott Aukerman

00 Hello! Indeed! 2918!

This is the Christmas episode!

I’m in a festive sweater! Kind of.

Jimmy talks about his ugly Christmas sweaters.

Eliot is WOUND up today.

Speed racer!

Jimmy wants to Carson this show in 2022. Walk in, headphones on, hello indeed…”

Jimmy nearly got into an accident on the way in. He had to swerve into another lane that was thankfully free of another car.

Jimmy had a flappers show this weekend!

Danielle has a great Nancy Grace impression!

The little asshole!

10 – Jimmy’s giving us a health update.

His health will NOT affect his January 6 plans.

Christmas shopping talk. Maybe it’s not safe at a mall currently?

15 – Jimmy talks listening to some Christmas Music.

Jack Johnson is an island version of john legend according to Matt.

Michael Buble talk. He seems cool.

20 – Andrew Garfield in The Eyes of Tammy Faye.

9 and 3 for the steering wheel!


Talking electric cars with sort of auto driving?

Hydrogen fuel talk.

Should Jimmy see West Side Story?

What else can we see?

30 – Cinerama coming back? Eventually. https://deadline.com/2021/12/cinerama-dome-closed-status-hollywood-movie-theater-1234898930/

Oliver likes Christmas lights, despite being a teenager.

35 – I come back from getting guest to I think hallmark movie talk? Cristela and Jen Kirkman wrote one!

Oliver wants to watch The Ref!

Jimmy won Trivia Pursuit!

Gary Larson – https://www.newsweek.com/far-side-back-heres-why-gary-larson-left-first-place-1516748


45 – Big Trouble – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Big_Trouble_(2002_film)

Red Notice on Netflix!

Gal Gadot talk!

Talking the Imagine video. Eliot suggests they should have used Lean On Me!

Club Nuveau – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Club_Nouveau

50 – We’ll be back!

We’re back!

Welcome back!

Scott Aukerman is here! He’s in a sport coat!

Scott has a holiday sweater that is growing alt-right character Morrisey in a Santa Hat.

How do you handle artists with problematic behavior and listening to their music?

Bill Cosby – Sgt Pepper Lonely Hearts Club Band – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vUlv5FCqpeo

55 – Talking BeeGees doc.

The Bee Gees are in Jimmy’s top ten of all-time list!

Talking Late Night talk shows.

Impressionist talk!

Louise DuArt – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Louise_DuArt

Jay Mohr talk!

60 – Jimmy talks about he and Danielle’s appearance on Comedy Bang Bang along with Mr. Potato.

1h5m – Jimmy talks about getting a Christmas card from Weird Al and thanking him or the robot who sent it. Al responded “beep boop bop.”

Emo Phillips talk

Scott talks about asking Al about his tours and if the setlist is the same or different. Every single show is a different setlist or order.

Oliver very much enjoyed Jimmy and Danielle’s episode of CBB!

1h10m – Jimmy recounts the time Emo Phillips waited in line as a fan to see Jimmy.


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anita_Bryant – STILL ALIVE

Guest stars on the Love Boat – https://www.imdb.com/list/ls003505129/

Could a show like The Love Boat be popular today?

1h15m – Tough Director SNL Sketch – https://www.nbc.com/saturday-night-live/video/tough-director/n8608
Scott talks about the concept of a “Teenager” coming into fashion in the 50s.

Jimmy asks about Scott’s vinyl interests. It’s not fun for him.

Jimmy talks about Sonic 45, a local Chicago band. Jimmy got his hands on a copy of their album and has listened to it 5 times already.

1h20m – Scott asks about a female sports announcer who plays bass: jimmy would have to date her. Alternate no Danielle universe of course.

There was a small window when Kulap and Scott were not together?!

Scott Aukerman has news! He is STILL together with Kulap! 22 years!

New Kids and New Edition tour?!

New Kids On The Block Announce The Ultimate Party With The MixTape Tour 2022

New Kids On The Block And New Edition Tour 2023. Question Mark!

Oliver’s trivia!!

Who wants to leg wrestle?!

Jimmy leg wrestled Tig on PCAT!

1h35m –
Category: Holiday Tunes
Question: What is the most recorded Christmas song meaning what most covers etc?

1h40m – We’ll be right back!

We’re back!

Talking Oliver’s name!

Worst Christmas songs?

Worst Christmas songs ever? Here are some of the most hated on social media


Garon: Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas
Eliot: The Christmas Song
Matt: White Christmas
Scott: Jingle Bells
Jimmy: Winter Wonderland

The answer is: Silent Night (26,496 versions on Spotify)

No winner!

It’s a special week of Comedy Bang Bang. Best of 2021 round ups with Paul F. Tompkins.

Scott talks about his podcasts. Including the new one “Scott Hasn’t Seen”

Zoey has a question about Shark Tale. She wants to know about the Starfish.

Eliot gives us more info on Christmas songs.

We’re done!

Happy holidays!

Trivia Results:
Category: Holiday Tunes
Question: What is the most recorded Christmas song meaning what most covers etc?

Garon: Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas (25 pts)
Eliot: The Christmas Song (19 pts)
Matt: White Christmas (23 pts)
Scott: Jingle Bells (22 pts)
Jimmy: Winter Wonderland (23 pts)

My pleasure,

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