29T – Taking a meeting with Matt Donaher

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

NNF Platinum 29T – Matt Donaher



00 Hello!

Calendar math? This is the first episode of 2022! 

How is the future? 

Black Rain – https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0096933/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1

Kate Capshaw talk! 


Talking reality shows 

Lots of people wear spanx. 

The show Matt is thinking of is The Rebel Billionaire: Branson’s Quest for the Best.

Jimmy tells a story from an old comedy club and the nonsense he and graham got up to on stage. Buckethead!  

10 – Talking about silly comedy and Steven Wright opening act Tim Cavanaugh. 

I’m off to get our guest!

20 – Covid/Omicron talk! 

Lighting! Eliot talks lamps.

25 – Covid tests come in many varieties. 


Belknap Christmas Ham

Jimmy talks about his Christmas meal. It was preordered it and they gave him the wrong pasta. He was furious until he realized it was good. 

30 – Talking Santa’s itinerary. 

It’s HOT in here. 

Christmas plans! 

No umbrella for Jimmy! He forgot it. 

Eliot watched Taskmaster. 

Talking ways to keep track of the # of days in the month. Eliot compares them to keys on a piano. 

40 – https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0086112/?ref_=fn_tt_tt_12

Knee pad talk! 

50 – Matt Donaher is here!!!!! 

Matt D brought treats! 

Jimmy’s not getting on any teams. 

Yes we give credit to Trump for the vaccines. 

55 – there are ACTUAL ice cream cones in the break room. 

Peanut Butter and rainbow sherbet

Matt D didn’t bring the cones back! 

Matt Donaher is here! 

60 – Talking word pronunciations.

Schmidt corrected Jimmy twice on season one. CloTHes and Sinusitis. 

Donnie from the dungeon! 

1h5m – Is there marriage on the card for Matt D and Natalie? 

Gotta make sure it’s the right person! 

Does Eliot have a song for PCAT? 

We’ll be right back!  

Welcome back to 29T! 

Matt Donaher is here (officially introduced)! Donnie! 

New years resolutions! Jimmy resolves going to the gym and doing heroine. 

Jimmy’s dentist is near a gym. 

1h10m – Matt (D) has never had a cavity. Neither have I! 

Jimmy hasn’t either but he’s been (erroneously) told he had. 

Jimmy misses his teeth. 

Matt D tells jimmy to “spring for the smart tooth.” 

AT&T announced that it will finish shutting down its 3G network by February 2022. Verizon announced that will finish shutting down its 3G network by December 31, 2022. T-Mobile announced that it will finish shutting down Sprint’s 3G CDMA network by March 31, 2022 and Sprint’s 4G LTE network by June 30, 2022.

1h15m – Matt D didn’t travel for the holidays. 

Matt D can’t rock with a mask?

He was gonna see a Jeff Rosenstock concert. 

Jimmy goes through his Prick list. 

Big and rich talk


My mom likes country. 

Talking comics opening for musicians. 

1h25m – Jimmy talks Michael Buble and the Yule channel the family was watching. Turns out Jimmy got swayed to like Michael Buble. 

Jimmy’s ready to open for Michael. Matt D is wondering where he fits in.

What’s a meeting?! 

1h30m – Eliot is insisting on discussing the idea of a meeting and whether or not Jimmy had one with James Brown. 

RIP John Madden 

Matt D brought some treats! Coffee cakes! 

Eliot explains what happened with the London gig while I go get napkins. 

1h40m – The treats are delicious!!!

We’ll be right back after we eat. 

We’re back! 

We all loved the coffee cakes! 

We’re taking a meeting about Dungeons & Dungeons. 

If Dane wants to supply a car for the letter game let’s do it! 

1h45m – Jimmy talks about his “extra” car. 

We’re matching Matt! 

Jimmy’s T guess is Tragically Hip

Round the horn! 

My mom went to a country fest and got hooked. She met big & rich and Big was highhhh. 

My guess is A Tribe Called Quest!

Meetings with Eliot! His guess is Tony! Toni! Tone! 

Matt talks learning Spanish. 


un campo de futbol = A Soccer Field 

2h – Matt D guesses Train. 

We hear the fan guesses.

Rich Tachenberg is here! He guesses Twisted Sister. 

Matt’s five:

5) Tool

4) The Ting Tings

3) Talking Heads

2) Talk Talk

1) TLC


Peanuts talk.

Happy new year! 

Jimmy’s goal is to not be sick in 2022! 

See you next year!!! 

My pleasure,

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