34D – Passing the torch with Andy Kindler

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

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34 Don’t Tell Mom The Babysitter’s Dead

00 Hello! Indeed! 34D! Welcome in!

The Belknaps are up to something so we’re recording early. They’re going to Ojai!

Talking about the new building next door. We’re not fans.

Dunkin talk!

Donut are donuts.




10 – In 2015, Randy’s Donuts was purchased by lawyer and entrepreneur Mark Kelegian.[4] Since that time, the brand has added franchise locations in Southern California, South Korea, Saudi Arabia, Las Vegas, and the Philippines.

15 – https://lamag.com/music/billy-joel-concert-intuit-dome-los-angeles-tickets





25 – Traitors Austrailia! It’s really good! The Pardo-Koenigs are enjoying it!

“I hate your energy.” – Charlie on a pair of Amazing Race contestants

30 – I go check with our guest and come back in to politician impressions.

35 – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jimmy_Carr


40 – Andy Kindler is here! We’ll be right back!

We’re matching mitch!

41m – We’re back!

Matt did INDEED see Mitch at the Pantages.

Andy talks about his joke he used to do, he’d fake being offended when someone said they were gay and leave the room. FOR HUMOR!

Andy’s taking a break from destroying Jimmy Dore on X.

Talking Bill Maher firing his agent over not getting a party invite.

Jimmy went with Matt Damon? Acting!

45 – Talking Bruce Smith and the future!

Andy talks about going to therapy.

50 – Have Jay Leno and Andy gotten together for lunch to hash anything out?

Andy talks about the bad people in comedy.

Tlking Caitlin Jenner talking about trans people in sports and then playing in a female golf tournament and the anti-trans hysteria.


Harvey Parter?!

Andy quit the Montreal speech a year before they shut down the entire fest. Coincidence?

60 – Montreal talk!

1h5m – Andy’s entire Hologram speech – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RdtSRnmBLMU

Who would they pass the torch to?

Last year it was Jessica Kirson – https://800poundgorillamedia.com/blogs/the-laugh-button/just-for-laughs-comedypro-2023-recap#

Talking Curb! Jimmy and Andy have never been on. They may be the only ones.

1h15m – Andy talks about his issue with Jeff Garlin.

1h20m – The guys talk about Richard Lewis.

Richard Lewis on Dom Irrera Live from the Laugh Factory – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hb0IjgmL3TI

Andy and Jimmy talk about the supposed feud between Richard Lewis and Paul Raiser.

Jake Johannsen / Geoff Bolt gossip.

Geoff Bolt – https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0093332/

1h25m – The guys talk about joke stealing and Robin Williams.


Diner – https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0083833/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0_tt_8_nm_0_q_diner

Did Norm Macdonald take material from Canadian comics?


1h30m – Andy talks about Louis CK.

Green Room Gossip

Jimmy recounts his experience meeting Robin Williams to Andy.


1h40m – Andy talks about Phil Spector and talking to him while high.

Andy talks about his youth at a school for reformed jews and doing jokes that his teacher never caught on to. She just thought he didn’t like her.

1h45m – Andy hears the Garon gets Jimmy soda songs.
Andy talks about his Diabetes.

Round the horn!

Letter game! Matt goes first

Matt’s guess: Duck Soup
Jimmy’s guess: Dumb and Dumber

1h50m – Diane Warren talk.

My guess: Don’t Tell Mom The Babysitter’s Dead
Eliot’s guess Defending Your Life
Andy’s guess is Diner!

We hear the fans!



Talking comedy pranks!

Mitch’s answer: Defending Your Life

Eliot wins!

2h10m – We’re done! @AndyKindler.


My pleasure,

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