2819 – Packing up with Todd Levin

Todd Levin

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


00 Hello!

69 down – Up top in the NYT Crossword?

Is it NNF related?! We may never know.

Jimmy talks about Father’s Day as a kid and today.

Grill chat.

Origin of cooking meat issues: late 80s early 90s.

Fuscia flag if Jimmy gets an insurance policy on Matt if he decides to try skydiving.

The Pardo’s went to the in-laws, and the grove for some brunch.

10 – Was the waiter wearing a mask? Jimmy doesn’t seem to recall clearly.

Talking the Tin Horn Flats situation.


15 – Matt talks about his reservations, and how they weren’t open when they got there.

It was the first time they’ve been out to a restaurant as a family in 16 months.

Jimmy’s finally started to chip away on his Platinum phone calls! One of the calls he had was with Ivan who is one who gives vaccinations over in the UK. “Sometime’s folks get floppy.” – Ivan says re fainting. Bottom line: everybody get the jab!

20 – Cole Beasley talk. – https://www.newsweek.com/cole-beasley-explains-being-unvaccinated-after-ripping-nfl-rules-id-rather-die-living-1602177

Jimmy talks about trying to decorate the house for Oliver’s graduation since they couldn’t have a party.

We go in depth on what he got for him. He got 4 signs, red, purple, yellow, orange. Someone came in and took the orange and replaced it with a yellow one.

Eliot thinks it was a glitch in the matrix.

Wreck it Ralph glitch chat


Turbo was once the most beloved character in the arcade, until his popularity was superseded by newer games. Too vain and selfish to share the spotlight, Turbo sought to retain fame, attention, and power by taking over other games. He eventually seized control of Sugar Rush by reprogramming the world in his image and instilling himself as sovereign, under the guise of a kindly king.

30 – Mail!

It seems like a trophy.

From Darryl Asher its an Oscar for Eliot!

There was a tornado near Jimmy’s dad yesterday!

35 – https://www.cnn.com/2021/06/21/weather/chicago-suburbs-tornado-naperville/index.html (EF2)

His dad went golfing today.

Todd Levin is here!!

40 – Todd pulled a Garon. Jimmy explains about Todd’s move.

Todd apologizes for Jimmy’s inconvenience in coming to say goodbye.

Todd talks about his experience with movers.

Vernon, CA https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vernon,_California

Both of Todd’s kids call him Todd.

Jimmy recounts the time he’d call his mom by her first name and the pain of the change from Daddy to Dad.

Todd has no idea why his kids started calling him Todd.

They also call him Todd-ah.

50 – Jimmy talks about taking Oliver on a plane and how well behaved he usually is.

Most airlines are offering complimentary snacks and drinks again on many flights, while some are even offering food for purchases in economy and full meals in premium cabins. Most airlines that went dry have also resumed alcohol service.

Inflight service is back — here’s what food and drinks you can expect on your next flight

We’ll be right back!

2819! Todd Levin is here! It’s the last week of Conan!

Todd’s tatoo is based on Ed Emberley art – http://edemberleydrawingpages.blogspot.com/2019/07/august-is-gorgeous-with-colorful-and.html

55 – https://www.thewrap.com/conan-final-episode-martin-short-goodbye-song-video/

Todd wrote Martin’s final appearance! He wrote the entire song.

Todd talks about the final weeks, pitching, etc.

Todd talks about working with Martin Short on the song.

60 – Conan’s final show will be 1 hour long. Surprises and Hijinks!

Talking the Conan audiences and how they shifted to the point of not recognizing Max Weinberg in the audience.

Todd talks about Andy Daly appearing on the show and the audience going crazy for him.

1h5m – Paul Rudd talk. More handsome now than ever before!

Jay Leno looks like a man who just stole a sandwich whenever Todd sees him.

We hear Todd’s version of the song!

Jimmy talks about how proud he is of the Pardo Patrol he did with Martin Short, because it was basically 4 minutes of improv with a legend.

1h10m – Trivia time!

Full results below:
Category: Pop Culture Languages
Question:. What fictional language of symbols was inspired by the creator’s wife’s book of Sushi recipe?

Steal and swap!

1h15m – Talking comics and older comics becoming angry.

Todd talks about his emotions during the pandemic and being quick to anger to the point that he went back to therapy.

1h20m – Comedy is like an ice cream shop. Flavor for everyone!

Jimmy and Danielle both had the blandest ice cream they’ve ever had.

Round the horn!

Bike issues and getting them fixed.

Talking getting free stuff!

Jimmy talks about offering to do a show in exchange for a gym membership at the place he owned. He refused that with a laugh.

Jimmy bombed. Some kid did a dana carvey/George bush impression and killed.

1h25m – Roommate talk

More crossword Breaking News!

I BROUGHT my bike here, I did not ride it.

1h30m – Jimmy talks about the Kevin Meany story where Greg Fitzsimmons saw Kevin in the wild and he threw his bike in front of a bus.

My answer is The Fifth Element, Todd also! It’s eliot’s second guess.

Talking sincerity and how Jimmy is very sincere.

1h35m – Eliot’s here!

Someone had a baby but nothing special about it.

Al Capone’s Vault.


1h40m – Calling babies Newbs. Zoe coined it Earth Newbs.

Marty Short Box Office – https://www.the-numbers.com/person/131710401-Martin-Short#tab=acting&all_acting_credits=od3

1h45m – Eliot’s official guess is Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull.

Matt’s answer is Star Wars.

Uh oh is it Arrival?!

We’ll be back

We’re back!

Recounting answers.

The answer is The Matrix code.

1h50m – Jimmy accepts the answer.

We call Oliver back and he answers, “Yeah?”

I win with lowest wager!

Talking where to put the kids when biking.

1h55m – Todd Levin has been our guest!

No weepiness, I ruined Jimmy’s goodbye emotions.

Does Danny Elfman do film?

Trivia Results:
Category: Pop Culture Languages
Question: What movie had a fictional language of symbols that was inspired by a sushi recipe from the creator’s wife’s cook book?

Garon: The Fifth Element (4 pts)
Eliot: Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (23 pts)
Matt: Star Wars (24 pts)
Todd Levin: The Fifth Element (18 pts)
Jimmy: Raiders of the Lost Ark (16 pts)

The answer is: The Green Code in The Matrix.

My pleasure,

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