28E – Hitting the skins with Wayne Federman

Wayne Federman

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

Wayne’s Book – The History of Standup

00 28 E for electric! Welcome in!

Grease cast – https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0077631/fullcredits?ref_=tt_cl_sm#cast

Jimmy’s phone ONLY rings when we record. It never rings any other time.

Landline chat!

Jeff Conaway would not be cast in films today due to the insane Hollywood standards.

Jimmy tells a story about a coach in his town getting in a fight and being tied and dragged behind a truck.

10 – Jimmy talks about the kidnapping that happened when he was a kid.

John Wayne Gacy – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Wayne_Gacy

Matt thinks he saw someone from Superstore and wonders how he would have spoken to her.

Kristian Bush – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kristian_Bush

Ray Romano talk.

20 – Jimmy and fam watched Ray’s recent stand up and Matt Braunger’s recent. Tonight it’s Nate Bargatze’s new special!

Plastic Man talk (almost costs me my job) – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plastic_Man

25 – Lots of Snyder Cut talk. Oliver seems more excited for Justice League a little more than Falcon/Winter Soldier.

Matt’s fascinated by the Snyder Cut.

We’ll be back with High Crimes and Super Heroes!

Wayne Federman will be here in a second!

We’re back!

28 E! It’s electric! Grease to Serial Killers to Superheroes!

Jimmy gives a quick health update. He got the Covid Vaccine on Tuesday. It hit him pretty badly. Today he feels great! It’s Mask Off Cock Out at Target time!

Wayne’s new book The History of Stand-Up: From Mark Twain to Dave Chappelle is now available!

Wayne talks about his Sure mic and how he got it. It was in exchange for money.

35 – Wayne’s getting the vaccine tomorrow! Pfiezer.

Wayne likes the Johnson and Johnson company, but cannot decide which Johnson he prefers.

Johnson & Johnson vs Proctor and Gamble



40 – Wayne talks about his book. It’s 180 pages! Quick read!

Strunk and White? Matt knows who they are!


Jimmy tries to remember a comedy duo, asks Wayne about it, and then immediately remembers.

45 – Talking Kevin Pollak! He should be bigger!

Matt ranks the Usual Suspects: Baldwin, Byrne, Pollak, Del Toro, Spacey.

Marvelous Mrs. Maisel gets TWO mentions in Wayne’s book.

Talking Greenwich Village comedy scene. Allen, Rivers, Cosby, Carlin, Pryor, etc.

50 – Jimmy asks Wayne to give the actual Jackie Mason appearance on Ed Sullivan story.

Talking Bud Friedman!

55 – Wayne’s book goes right up to Covid, including Sarah Cooper.

Beard talk!

Doc Talk!

My Octopus Teacher

60 – Wayne and Jimmy wonder who was filming the Octopus doc.

Matt also watched a doc!

Kid 90 – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kid_90

Lots of Woody Allen talk.

My E is Eddie Murphy! I stole it from Matt!

1h10m – Wayne talks about Eddie’s ascent to fame.

1h15m – Talking letter game strategy.

Matt’s guess is Eliza Skinner.

Wayne’s got drums! He refinanced his house.

1h20m – Jimmy does an impression of a kid from school who had roto-toms. Then Wayne does his impression of a rototom.

Wayne’s guess is Eddie Peppitone.

1h25m – Jimmy’s guess is Eddie Izzard.

Three Eddies and an Eliza!

Fan guesses!

1h30m – Talking who is in Wayne’s book! Jimmy wonders if he’s in the book. He is, and so is A Special Thing!

Did anyone win the money?!?!

Eliot’s Five:

5) Eddie Murphy
4) Ellen DeGeneres
3) Eric Idle
2) Erin Foley
1) Erin Jackson

Wayne loves his name. Gives us a crazy fact. He was not born with the name Wayne Federman. He was adopted and got the name Federman. Mondschien is his original last name.

Wayne’s book is NOT A MEMOIR!

1h45m – a picture of wayne and jimmy from the Riot comedy fest popped up on Jimmy’s facebook memories.

Wayne is in Legally Blonde! He was a member of the admissions board to Harvard Law.

Wayne reads the chapters of his book

1h50m – Pfiezer!

Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine

We’re done!

See you next time!

My pleasure,

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