Podcasts by Category

Nobody Listens to Paula Poundstone

Nobody Listens to Paula Poundstone

Lipstick Nancy, Inc., Starburns Audio LLC

Nobody Listens to Paula Poundstone is a comedy field guide to life, or at least a set of IKEA assembly instructions. Where else can you find advice on topics from "How To Keep a Friend" to "How To Translate Your Verizon Bill?" Or even "What do I do if I encounter a Bear" and "Should I Get a Penis Piercing?"Paula and her co-host Adam Felber bring on leading expert guests and use their unique comedic sensibility to help us navigate life in the 21st century. Along the way, Paula attempts to explains existence through her kaleidoscopic perspective, and Adam tries to interject some rationality.Paula Poundstone is a nationally known comedian, legendary for her smart spontaneous humor. She and Adam are regular panelists on NPR's #1 show, Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!

180 - Ep 132 — Drop Science, Not Bombs
0:00 / 0:00
1x
  • 180 - Ep 132 — Drop Science, Not Bombs

    Wait - so flies are deadly to soldiers, but maggots are good for them? And why is it so hard to find a donor for a genital transplant these days? Mary Roach, author of “Grunt: The Curious Science of Humans at War” comes by to reveal the weird scientific secrets of the battlefield. And speaking of troops, the aunts come marching in again - we’ve got more auntie stories! GUEST Mary Roach Author http://maryroach.net/ HOUSE BAND Casey Bozell Violinist keepclassicalweird.com   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Tue, 19 Jan 2021
  • 179 - French Trump Weekly Press Conference January 15, 2021

    Join us for this broadcast of French Trump's weekly press conference. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Fri, 15 Jan 2021
  • 178 - Ep 131 - Going Viral

    We know that contact tracing is vital these days, but how does it work? Who’s doing it? Well, Dr. Marta Induni, for one! She’s the Principal Investigator of the PublIc Health Institute, and she’s here to tell us how she’s tracking us. Plus: Bring a warm plate of your best facts— it’s our first Potluck Info Party! GUEST Dr. Marta Induni Principal investigator, Public Health Institute Director, Tracing Health https://www.phi.org/experts/marta-induni  HOUSE BAND Jay Clanin Bass Guitar Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Tue, 12 Jan 2021
  • 177 - French Trump Weekly Press Conference January 8, 2021

    Join us for French Trump's first broadcast of 2021. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Fri, 08 Jan 2021
  • 176 - Ep 130 - Hire Power

    In a world where people can’t congregate, what’s a live performer supposed to do for a living? Tim Lo, founder of Your Next Jump, helps Paula and Adam polish up their resumes. Plus: Our 1st “Mailbag!” of the New Year. GUEST Tim Lo Founder & Managing Director, Your Next Jump https://www.yournextjump.com/ HOUSE BAND Cory Springhorn, Nobody from Shoreview, MN Trumpet Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Tue, 05 Jan 2021
Show More Episodes