32M – Forcing the issue with Cooper Barnes

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

NNF Platinum 32M – Cooper Barnes
IG – @TheRealCooperBarnes

00 Hello! 32M!

Jimmy’s timer did not beep.

I’m buying someone lunch.

Subtoberfest complete!

Jimmy ran into a podcaster on a huge show who said we have the best audience.

Jimmy talks about Infinity CBD.

He’s got cooling happening in all the wrong places.

5 – Jimmy talk about how he spent his mother’s day and the story that Oliver thinks he should tell.

It was a trip to Macy’s.

Slow pokes and ghosts at the Century City Macy’s.

10 – “You’ve bought a shirt before!”

Matt and Jimmy talk about showing the kids who they are and not being afraid to be silly around them.

15 – Oliver gets a charge out of Jimmy’s explosions.

Paula Poundstone just loves being here!

20 – Parking structure talk. Century City is a nightmare.

25 – Talking Guardians of the Galaxy soundtracks.

Puma vs Adidas.

30 – https://www.kiro7.com/news/trending/walmart-will-be-closing-23-stores-this-year-heres-list/4DDACBNCZZBLRFA22NLIKRKHN4/

Talking malls and crime.

35 – We’re talking about crypto!

40 – NNF Coins?! NNF TikTok?!

Chinese Democracy talk.

45 – Matt saw Hairspray and saw a Jimmy look-a-like.

We talk about Hairspray and the Dolby.

50 – Cooper Barnes is here! It’s a great corridor.

The paper towel situation is wild in the bathroom!


55 – We’re back!

Five idiots so you don’t have to spend time with your co-workers!

Jimmy saw Cooper and Kurt Long at a Peter Cetera show at the Saban.

Cooper and Bruce Smith hang out socially! It was a They Might Be Giants show.

Cooper gets Kevin James stories and also Titus stories from Bruce.

60 – Cooper talks about growing up in Detroit!

Neighbors! He grew up in Northville.

Henry Danger! Cooper has been playing him for 9 years!

Cooper looks just like a superhero. Captain Man!

1h5m – We learn a lot about Henry Danger and it’s spin of Danger Force.

We are The Irishman of podcasting apparently.

About My Father – https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8373206/

Teri Polo – https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0001632/?ref_=fn_al_nm_1

Talking Meet The Parents.

1h15m – Talking about Christopher Nolan movies.

1h20m – Jimmy’s been with Bruce Smith for 28 years!

Bruce saw Cooper in his sketch group and met him at a SAG panel.

Cooper named his daughter Ripley, after Aliens!

Talking about Oliver’s plans. He wants to be a writer!

He’s afraid of what AI is gonna be.

1h25m – Writers Strike talk!

The Rembradts is Cooper’s fave theme song singing band named after toothpaste.

Jimmy compliments Eliot also as an excuse to bust his balls.

Cooper’s fave animated series is The Simpsons.

1h30m – Copper slips in his Homer impression.

Jimmy was at Igby’s when Matt Groenig got mugged. Bruce Smith was also mugged there. It’s no longer there.

Cooper also loves Ren and Stimpy!

1h35m – Jimmy has a Ren and Stimpy story. He chose watching that with a couple comics (thinking it would be comic guys fun) over some cute ladies who wanted to hang out with him.

1h40m – Jimmy used to live across the street from Kevin McDonald who assumed they could not afford to live in the building he did.

It’s round the horn time!

Is there a Peter Cetera song we can use for Round The Horn?

Matt has never heard of BFE, neither has Eliot.

1h45m – I watched Still!

Eliot enjoyed Dungeons and Dragons!

Operation Fortune – https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7985704/

Hasbro’s Dungeons and Dragons?

Cooper guesses: Margo Martindale
Matt guesses Mary Steenburgen
Random theme song!
Jimmy guesses Melissa McCarthy
My guess is Marlee Matlin

2h – We hear the Fans!

Eliot’s five!

5) Maureen Stapleton
4) Melanie Griffith
3) Miyam Bialik
2) Melissa McCArthy
1) Mary Steenburgen!

Cooper sounds like Bil Dwyer!

Matt wins $10!

Eliot used to do sketch!

Talking Bil Dwyer and Cooper reenactment.

Can we be sued because there are times we aren’t funny?!

We’re done!

My pleasure,

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