1609 – Slipping to the Dark Side with Kate Flannery

Kate Flannery

Kate Flannery

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

The Lampshades

00 – We’re here! 1609! Jimmy is playing with his clock again. It has a strong magnet.

Stove top instead of potato?!

Jimmy talks about Patty LuPone being on Seth Rudetsky today.

There is chatter about us moving the date of Pardcastathon. Nothing set in stone yet.


Jimmy tries to get us to guess a musical from a song he is singing. No one knows what it is.

Matt’s got a lot of hair going on.

05 – Some Mad Men talk including Jimmy wanting to take a band saw to a writer of a recap.

These dreams…song by everyone.

Jimmy explains titanic as people “literally keeping their head above water.”

Good Times is indeed in Chicago

10 – Let’s Go All The Way lyrics 

Tarzan Boys chat.

15 – Lets Go All The Way chat! I perform the lyrics


We are betting on the charting of the single

Jimmy 6
Matt 16
Eliot 3
Garon 9
Kate goes 4!

It went to #7!

20 – Kate Flannery is here!!

Kate joins the bet with 4!

Race to Escape starts in July! Watch it! It’s great for families.

You don’t see shit until it debuts Eliot!

We’ll be back!

We’re back!!


Matt finds 409 strong. Jimmy finds Fantastik to be fantastic!

Live your life, enjoy yourself! Except Miscavige.


25 – We talk more about Going Clear. Jimmy says it gets a bit of a Blackfish vibe at times since we’re only hearing from the same 5 people the entire time.

Jimmy wonders if 30,000 people can be brainwashed. Eliot says their have been wars with that many people.

We’re talking my movie a day!

Kate suggests The Wrecking Crew for me to watch.

Jimmy talks about seeing the movie at the theater and a crazy woman who wont move from the wrong seat. Older women in LA are crazy apparently based on this story Jimmy tells.

30 – Guiness record for saying child.

Check out Paul Williams kids.


Talk about the Paul Williams doc.

35 – Pain Killers and Botox run Beverly Hills.

I was pissed Best Buy was closed. I am a spendthrift.

My dad was not abusive! Kate’s dad called gay guys “Kate’s friends”.

Kate talks about coming from Philly.

40 – Kate talks about her dad having a work nightmare from his days with his bar.

Jimmy reiterates his dead in his 80s.

Jimmy talks about General Hospital characters calling their dads, “Father.”

No one says “with all the trimmings.”

Kate talks about a friend of hers who was a soap fan who talks about soaps only going to 2 places: a nice place and a bad place. She realized growing up she only goes to two places.

Jane Eliot talk. Jimmy talks about seeing Jane Eliot at Dawn of the planet of the apes.

45 – Lifestyle Lifts

50 – I think they are talking about Kate Linder 

Ton Randall doesn’t have a star on the walk of fame???

Peter Sellers died during filming.

Furious 7 chat.

Michelle Rodriguez chat.

55 – Kate tried to be an extra in Rocky 3 but was late. She was an extra in Eddie in the Cruisers and Taps.


60 – We’re betting on the charting of On the Darkside
Jimmy goes 9
Kate 5
Matt 1
Me 11
Eliot #7

After successful screenings on HBO in 1984, the album suddenly climbed the charts, going quadruple platinum. The studio re-released the soundtrack in the fall of 1984. Nine months after the film was released in theaters, the main song in the film, “On the Dark Side,” was the number one song in the country on Billboard’s Mainstream, Rock, and Heatseeker charts and #7 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

65 – Kate talks about famous people. She served on the SAG board and gives us some insight on it.

70 – Jimmy talks about the Eddie/Cruisers soundtrack.


75 – We’re back!

Tom Berenger

Eddie and the Cruisers and Eddie Lives double feature blu-ray April 14!

Eddie and the Cruisers 

Oliver is at the park with flying a kite that his grandmother got him for Easter.

We did find Kate in the video. You can find it here:

80 – Both Kate and Jimmy did Bye Bye Birdy in high school. She was Ursula.

Jimmy sings his bye Bye Birdy song, what’s the matter with kids today. He played Randolph.

Kate has a twin sister! They don’t look alike but they sound alike.


We’re betting on Kate’s sister’s name

Matt – Mary
Garon – Margaret
Jimmy – Christine
Eliot – Rachel (worst guess ever)

Its actually Suzy.

Sax player in Eddie and the Cruisers.

90 – Kate also did Dames At Sea (she and Kathy Griffin both did this show and were the same character). She also did Inherit The Wind and the night Thoreau spent in jail.

Jimmy did anything goes, Who’s life is it anyway, and Issac Asimov’s the ugly little boy.

One of Kate’s teachers was on the Jefferson’s. he didn’t like Hollywood so he came back to Philly.

Kate only ran for SAG Board once. Jimmy talks to her about her platform.

Jimmy talks about facebook and finding high school friends on there. Also, about posting family stuff on the site.

95 – Matt thinks lying is necessary for society. Jimmy finally introduces everybody.

Kate talks about her time on The Office.

100 – Kate is singing with Jane Lynch on her tour! She is her side kick.

Kate also lived in Chicago. She was at Second City with Scott Adsit and Tom Purcell.

She was Jane Lynch’s understudy in the real life brady bunch.

They’ll be at the Wallace on May 1! Jimmy is free. May 2 he is going to see Marvel Live.

Jimmy tells Kate about meeting Patty LaPone. Kate talks about seeing her do Gypsy on Broadway.

Do Bernadette Peter’s friends call her Bernie? She always wears a hat to keep her skin out of the sun.

Jimmy doesn’t drink Milk. It grosses him out.

Milk chat!

Jimmy doesn’t dip his cookie.

Thanks Kate!!

My pleasure,

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