Comedian, Drag Show host and horror film enthusiast Samantha Hale welcomes Jose to her home in this episode. It’s a fun one, and the two talk about being locals in a culture where that’s almost non-existent. They share stories of performing in Bakersfield and Jose moves in without approval.
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Jose flies solo on this one. Talks about hating spoilers, how the complaint is first world but healthy to have. From there, it’s a lot of talk about stuff and such. Listen. It’s quick and you’ll enjoy it.
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Guest Danielle Arce joins Jose in talking about being a morning person, dating and adjusting to a life after a separation. They discuss those who abuse faith based religions, being broke and roasting friends.
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Jose recaps his Easter weekend with the family, Game of Thrones quick recap (no spoilers) and talks about missing his medication and the side effects. From there, a segment from guest Hana Michels and Martin Rizo talking about where our comedy comes from, a one on one with Hana and Martin, and an education in sword swallowing.
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New episode! Jose is having a tough time adjusting to the new time zone and recaps his busy weekend. Nightmares about a path formerly taken and a lesson in getting out of your head, not believing everything that you think.
Jose sits down for a moment to discuss the shooting in Thousand Oaks, California and is joined on the phone by local comedian Jeff Urrea. Jeff is purring together a fundraiser show at the Ventura Harbor Comedy Club. You can drop off a donation and watch some comedy or donate at https://vccf.org/donate/make-a-donation/
It’s the 100th episode! Lahna Turner, comedian and mother, opens up about her life after the passing of her husband Ralphie May. We discuss health (physical, mental and sexual) and recount awkward situations while she balances her life as a Mom. Donate to igg.me/at/ralphiemay
Solo episode! Jose talks about his Mom almost getting into a fight, how honesty is deserved to be heard and told and how a smart kid gave some great advice that Jose didn’t do justice. Talking in third person as if I have an assistant is weird.
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Solo episode! Drunk Jose tries to explain the history of Cinco de Mayo, talks about being bit by the comedy bug again and about confronting people directly versus the social media long distance approach.
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Merry Christmas! Jose wraps up the holiday season recapping what it is to find yourself in the things you do. Aerial Washington joins Jose with a bus chronicle, talking about being kind towards others and the occasions where it’s not met with kindness.
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@msdanifernandez Dani Fernandez, Comic Con panels host and fellow nerd, joins Jose in discussing fandom, dating, the myth that is the ‘friend zone’, creepy dudes and all things awkward. Catch Dani on Hyper RPG hosting a myriad of shows that showcase comic and nerd culture.
@rmean Rapper R-Mean joins us this week talking about the parallels of hip-hop/comedy, delving into the message and politics in the lack of acknowledgement of the Armenian genocide, Mexican/Armenian beef, careers and Plan B’s in life while pursuing your passion and Jose tries to get R-Mean to let him get on a track. Be sure to check out R-Mean’s music on Soundcloud and iTunes.