32S – Taking suggestions with Chris Grace

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

NNF Platinum 32S – Chris Grace

00 Welcome in to S of 32!

Conference call for the guys earlier so they got here a little earlier. Street Cleaning ending leaves plenty of room for parking!

Jimmy does not acknowledge bands changing names.


Talking bad band names.

Alt band names for Rainbow Bridge? Some Mountains and Some Men.

Origin of the term Rainbow Bridge in terms of pet death.

View at Medium.com

The term is believed to have originated in several works of poetry from the 1980s and 1990s that were meant to help relieve deceased pet owners of the pain of their loss.

10 – Alt names for Eliot’s band Toasted Head? Zero Worship!

15 – Jimmy talks about his baseball pride gear and wearing it to the ball games.

He talks about seeing the Angels/Sox game with Oliver and who they met and ran into, including some writers in town!

20 – Friend of the show J. Keith was there as well!

Jimmy’s been to four games and seen one win.

Jimmy says Otani is the best player of all time, at least in his lifetime.

Back to Back triples from Otani and Mike Trout! It was a great game and a great time!

25 – Jimmy has a typical Jimmy Pardo situation at the game thanks to wrong intel from Jason Benetti.

The guy blocking the way to the booth was ACHING for a fight and treating Jimmy pretty rudely. It’s good Jimmy doesn’t drink! His handle would have been flown off of.

30 – Talking Metro to Anaheim or wherever else.

Vacation week!

The Pardo-Koenig fam are finally going to Hawaii!

The Belknaps are heading to NY. To the catskills!

Dirty Dancing is not a documentary.

They’re gonna see “& Juliet.”

Landing Page

Matt’s mom is turning 80, Jimmy’s dad turned 80 last week!

35 – Chris Grace is here!

We plugged Chris’ show twice!

Jimmy’s friend has a daughter named Zoe and a son named Oliver.

Jimmy talks about his rentals for the Fantasy Baseball Draft.

40 – You don’t bell during the ice song!

Jimmy will take the bell away.

Queen performing Under Pressure on SNL


45 – Jimmy talks about our friend Adam Chester performing with Elton at Glastonbury.

We’ll be right back!
Welcome back!

Chris Grace is here!

He talks about his show. He’s done (or will have done) six of them.

Danielle has a wonderful generous laugh. She really really liked Chris’ show.

Talking post show crowds.

Chris talks about an “anonymous” negative review.

50 – We all have seen Bumper Sticker the Musical.

Jimmy and Matt both yelled out for the audience suggestion portion of Chris’ show.

Matt yelled out Norm. someone else followed up with Seinfeld.

Jimmy yelled out Fonzi.

I yelled out nothing.

55 – The kids are tall!

Oliver’s growing quick.

Urt and Burnie!

Chris invited Jimmy to watch movies at some friends back yard. They watched Breaking Away!

Chris and Jimmy talk about the film.

John Ashton – https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0039226/?ref_=tt_cl_t_11

60 – Paul Dooley’s wife is Winnie Holzman – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winnie_Holzman


He was indeed in Compass Players. Nice pull Eliot!


Paul Dooley is 95!

1h5m – Chris goes back to Breaking Away and the ending having no music.

I’m off to 7/11!

Supreme Court case?

1h20m – Talking about Chris Husband Eric (married since 2017!).

Chris talks about his work and his being on a Shonda Rhymes show called The Residence, also starring Bronson Pinchot!

He talks about meeting Shonda!

The Other Two talk.


1h25m – Jimmy talks meeting Tina Fey at Aspen.

Jimmy had a foot in both Alt comedy and in the Improv scene.

Jimmy and Todd Glass were crossovers, Greg Behrendt a little bit, and Sarah Silverman as well because she was famous.

Did Elon Musk’s Mom Stop Him From Fighting Mark Zuckerberg in a Cage Match?

1h30m – David Mamet Redbelt – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Redbelt

It’s time to go around the horn!

Great fun at the Flappers show!

Everything fell apart without Eliot being there.

Oliver ran the camera.

1h35m – Indiana Jones talk. I saw it instead of Tina.

Biojukes! Chris enjoys the Gloria Estefan one best.

Who wrote the Dolly Parton Juke Box musical?!

1h40m – my S is Susan Sarandon!

Matt adapts a well-known horse joke for Alan Ruck.

Stop using appearance to make fun of! Doesn’t matter who it is.

1h45m – What’s up Eliot!

The patio furniture at the familiar looks great.

Sunbathing vs Smoking

Jimmy’s old apartment had two pools!

Eliot’s Guess is Sally Field!

1h50m – Matt’s guess is Sally Struthers!

Jimmy kissed her on Balderdash!

Suzanne Sommers!

Let’s hear the fans!


1h55m – Sarah Snook!



Jimmy’s five!

5) Shelly Fabares
4) Stella Stevens
3) Susan Lucci
2) Sally Struthers
1) Sandra Bullock

No winner!

Chris brought us gifts! It’s Scarlet Johanson movies!

Also Shirts?! Gildans?!!! But the soft style. They’re great! Blank shirts!

Thank you, Chris!

See you next time!

My pleasure,

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