3319 – Taking a swing with Murray Valeriano

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



00 Welcome in!

The hardcastle!

Happy new year!

Jimmy talks covid and immune systems.

Jimmy talks about his vacation and what he did despite being sick for most of it.

TikTok MFer!

Jimmy wonders if we are allowed to be honest that Breaking Bad went one season too long?

Succession might be two episodes too long?

Jimmy talks about the NNF LPGA Fantasy draft.

Arizona is one hour ahead.

The draft lasted 25 minutes.

15 – Jimmy wraps up golf talk and Matt talks about the families trip to Coronado.

Epstein Island – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Little_Saint_James,_U.S._Virgin_Islands#:~:text=Little%20Saint%20James%20is%20a,until%20his%20death%20in%202019.

In and Out and Fat Burger!

20 – jimmy talks about a trip to fat burger with oliver where they ordered extra well done burgers. The chef came out with a video of their burgers to make sure if it was done enough.

Tip talk!

25 – Percentage of tip at stores and fast food?

30 – Jimmy saw Night Swim. Boring.

He got the senior discount.

Matt talks about his trip.

Eliot’s new character Gary Whiteman.


40 – Ricky Gervais and Dave Chappelle talk. Eliot watched them.

Why is Chappelle going after Trans people in every special?

Jimmy’s advice for Chris Rock: Don’t wear a distracting shoe.

45 – Murray Valeriano is here!

We’ll be right back!

We’re back!


50 – Murray Valeriano is here! His game show is For What It’s Worth!



55 – Talking commericials on Streamers!

Jimmy addresses the golden globes and Jo Koy’s monologue.

1h5m – Golden globes chat continuing!

1h15m – Talking award show hosts. Jimmy loves Jimmy Kimmel.

Murray gets scolded for checking his phone.

Murray talks about the “weirdness” with Eliot.

1h20m – Eliot thought Murray was Jimmy’s manager Bruce once at Pop Cultured.

Bil Dwyer is in Vegas hosting Battlebots live!

Bruce Dickinson is 5’6’’

1h25m – Judi Marmel –  https://www.imdb.com/name/nm9966842/

Katt Williams talk.

Last October, the Golden Globes announced the new list of voters for its 2024 ceremony, made up of 300 journalists from around the world, calling it the most diverse voting panel of any major Hollywood awards show.


Barbra Streisand memoir is 992 pages – https://www.amazon.com/My-Name-Barbra-Streisand/dp/0525429522/ref=sr_1_1?crid=2KF66DS5DPJLE&keywords=barbra+streisand+book+2023&qid=1704747620&sprefix=barbra+str%2Caps%2C222&sr=8-1

1h40m – Trivia time! Full results below!

We’ll be right back!

We’re back!

Todd Glass on the globes! Lot of NNF friends at his table.

1h45m – Miyasaki talk!


Round the horn!!


1h50m – New prevagen song from Dominic Pfieffer (spelling?)

See below for answers!

I go get a coke for Jimmy!

2h – Murray saw Aquaman and hated it.

The boys in the boat talk. Matt is not a fan.

Murray’s favorite sports movie is Breaking Away. He talks about meeting Daniel Stern and Peter Yates when he as catering when he first moved here.

2h10m – Come see Murray’s show!

2h15m – Talking old Disney movies that are terrible now.

Oliver hates long sleeve shirts so no heroin for him!

Progress for Eliot and Murray.

Fantasy Baseball league coming up! 7 openings!

Jimmy did get the golfers he wanted!

We’re done!


Trivia Results:

Category: New Year Traditions

Question: To ring in the new year, New York drops a ball, Georgia drops a giant orange, but Pennsylvania drops what?

Garon: Anvil (18 pts)

Eliot: Bell (3 pts)

Matt: Steel Beam (4 pts)

Murray: Bell (24 pts)

Jimmy: Steel beam (12 pts)

Answer: A giant Hershey Kiss

My pleasure,

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