3318 – Blowing the whistle with Wayne Federman

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



00 Welcome in!


18 year of NNF in April!

Talking emails in the past.

Eliot messaged us about Die Hard.

Back to Zoom?!

IS Die Hard a Christmas movie? Yes but who cares.

5 – Merry Christmas!

Jimmy’s feeling okay!

He’s tested everyday!

Miss Jean Louise, stand up. Your father’s passing – To Kill A Mockingbird

10 – five days is a long time to go without human contact.

Jimmy’s got a car update. He got his car back and turns out it had to go right back.

There was an avalanche of bullshit to get his car back to the dealership. Tow truck 101 is to have a jumper. They did not.

15 – Jimmy talks about his problems with AAA.

Jimmy talks about Candy Cane Lane. He calls it a delight!

25 – Jimmy talks Chips! Gotta be one of the worst!

Boxing Day is a holiday celebrated after Christmas Day, occurring on the second day of Christmastide. Though it originated as a holiday to give gifts to people in need, today Boxing Day forms part of Christmas celebrations, with many people choosing to take advantage of Boxing Day sales.

30 – Talking housekeepers in life and television!

35 – A Very Brady Christmas


Wayne Federman is here! We’ll be right back!

40 – We’re back!

Wayne Federman is here with a whistle!

Wayne explains his whistle.

Steve Miller on Hall of Fame – https://pitchfork.com/news/64693-steve-miller-rips-the-rock-and-roll-hall-of-fame/

Talking Rock Hall and who they’re inducting.

45 – Congrats to Hip Hop on 50 years!



Wayne tries to think of his favorite penalty.

Necessary Roughness – https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0102517/

Wayne talks about doing Hanukkah comedy shows.

50 – LA was a ghost town on OJ Verdict day.

Jimmy asks Wayne about the Newhart/Rickles doc.

55 – Jimmy and Wayne go deep on the doc.

Wayne is very proud he still has his catalytic convertor.

60 – Bob Newhart is 94.


Wayne talks about the songs featured in Wonka and gives us his thoughts on what they did wrong.

The guys have THOUGHTS on Wonka despite all enjoying it.

1h10m – Who could be Wonka aside from Timothee?

1h15m – 10/10 for Gary Gulman’s new special!

Wayne talks about going to Israel for a comedy tour and his ex now living in the “expensive part of bel-air”

1h20m – Trivia time!  (Full results below)

The slash mark counting style are called Tally marks or Hash marks.


1h25m – Wayne met a fan in person at a holiday party!

We’ll be right back!

1h30m – We’re back!

So many question and a mysterious text!

Correcting Jimmy’s grammar is immediate grounds for divorce.

1h35m – https://www.grammarly.com/blog/nauseated-vs-nauseous/#:~:text=Even%20though%20nauseous%20and%20nauseated,likely%20understand%20what%20you%20mean.

Dexter update!


Joker’s wild! Matt’s passing out the money.

All caught up on Payouts!


1h50m – Josh Day! He talks about his new lady friend, Tara.

Max from Michigan!

2h – Bachelor Party –  https://m.imdb.com/title/tt0086927/?ref_=tttrv_ov

Breaking News: Amazon adding ads to their service?

Hi Ryan!

Matt talks his piano getting tuned.

2h5m – Hi Matt from Woodridge Il. It’s raining!

Laura From North Carolina!

Thanks Laura!

$47 – Jimmy

$450 – Garon

13.75 – Eliot

$13 – Wayne

Total: $6.80

Wayne Federman World Tour in Glendale Arizona THIS weekend. (New Years)

We’re done!

Happy New Year!

Trivia Results:

Category: Holiday History

Question: The first recorded instance of what common holiday item dates back to 1600s japan where it’s called feroshiki

Garon: Wreath (11 pts)

Eliot: Ornaments (22 pts)

Matt: Mistletoe (15 pts)

Wayne Federman: Birthday Cake (19 pts)

Jimmy: Fruitcake (14 pts)

Answer: Gift wrapping/Wrapping paper

No winner!

My pleasure,

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