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Variety Talk Show featuring interviews with celebrities, experts, authors and others. We talk about everything except politics.

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UFO Rendezvous

August 6th, 2018


Last year we told you about the inaugural Devil's Tower UFO Rendezvous. It was so successful, the organizers are doing it again. You'll hear from …

Deadly Dog Kisses

August 4th, 2018


Who knew dogs kisses could be deadly? A recent story about a man who lost both legs and his hands after his dog affectionately "kissed" him, lead to …

Essential Oils and Swimming with Whale Sharks

July 27th, 2018


Essential oils are all the rage, but are they truly useful? Author, coach and comedian, Jen Coken reveals [29:46] some recipes she's uncovered for …

Wild animal attacks! Time to thin the herd?

July 27th, 2018


Stories of deadly animal attacks on humans are on the rise. Have wildlife conservation laws outlived their usefulness? [19:54] Bruce Hemming is the …

A Call for Extra Training for Muscle Car Drivers

July 14th, 2018


We love muscle cars at Phil Hulett and Friends. But [29:35] Phil wonders if it's time to start requiring additional driver training for folks who buy …

CBD Research Makes Headway with New Medical Treatments

July 14th, 2018


Medical and Biotech research firms are getting a lot closer to bringing Cannabinoid, or CBD remedies into the main stream. CBD's as they are known, may have significant therapeutic and even healing properties and …

Join the Space Force

July 9th, 2018


Where can we sign up to join the United States Space Force? Do we get a helmet and a laser gun? Seriously, this is an important topic that impacts people, places and spaces we can only imagine, so enter our favorite …

UFO Sightings on the Decline

July 9th, 2018


Despite the fact that our skies are watched more now than ever, UFO sightings in the United States are on the decline. [20:31] Jan Harzan is the Executive Director of MUFON, The Mutual UFO Network, a non-profit that …

The Long Podcast Road Travelled Part 2

June 30th, 2018


After 367 podcast episodes recorded at LA Radio Studio, today is the "Final Broadcast." As such, we invited co-hosts from shows past to visit, and visit they did. In the studio, Gonzo Greg Spillane, Kelly Bennett, …

The Long Podcast Road Travelled Part 1

June 30th, 2018


After 367 podcast episodes recorded at LA Radio Studio, today is the "Final Broadcast." As such, we invited co-hosts from shows past to visit, and visit they did. In the studio, Gonzo Greg Spillane, Kelly Bennett, …

Sharks Close Up and Great Taverns

June 22nd, 2018


Brian Skerry wrote The Ultimate Book of Sharks. His underwater photography of sharks is exquisite, and we're glad he does it and not us! Yikes! [11:10] Listen to Skerry talk about his close calls, dispel myths about …

The End is Near for Ports O Call Village and Our Studio

June 22nd, 2018


We're operating on borrowed time with the threat of a Marshal arriving on any given day to padlock our studio door to make it possible for a demo teams to raise our classic Cape Code-style, bell-tower-enhanced building …

India Pale Ale and Music from the Womb

June 15th, 2018


Renowned brewer, and author of the book, "Brewing Eclectic IPA," Dick Cantwell checks in [12:43] with a wealth of beer information. He makes the case …

What the $275 Billion ATT Time Warner Mega-Merger Means for You

June 15th, 2018


The AT&T Time Warner mega-merger just passed a big legal hurdle and will more than likely become reality soon. What will it mean for you? Fewer …

How Does Manscaping Work?

June 8th, 2018


Phil Hulett wants to know how manscaping works. You know, is there a technician who gets "in there" and removes all of that hair from your most …

NBA and NHL Champs, RIP Anthony Bourdain

June 8th, 2018


Last night the Washington Capitals won the NHL Championship, tonight the Golden State Warriors (will) win the NBA championship. TV reporter Matt …

Adult Inoculations and Voodoo Doughnuts

June 1st, 2018

It's time for your Inoculations!

Dr. Michael Z. Kurtz makes a house call to make sure we grown ups know which inoculations we're supposed to get.

Suborbital Space Tourism and Manny's Mom

June 1st, 2018

Buy a Ticket for a Suborbital Tour

Space expert and author Rod Pyle joins us to talk about big news in the Suborbital Space Travel business. A lot of people have ponied up a $250 million to experience a few minutes of …

10 Cool 2018 Cars Under $20K

May 25th, 2018

Cars Under $20k

In a surprising development, Kelly Blue Book Executive Editor, Michael Harley [10:45] reveals there are cars under $20k that would …

Protecting Your Child's Identity and Go Knights Go

May 25th, 2018


Identity theft continues to be a big problem and now folks are starting to realize the bad guys may be targeting our children. Enter Certified …

Are Women Sabotaging Their Careers?

May 18th, 2018


When it comes to careers, the scales are clearly still tipped in men favors. But are women partly to blame for that imbalance? Tamara Lashchyk wrote the book "Lose the Gum: A Survival Guide for Women on Wall Street." …

Unleash the Fury with Washington Capitals PA Announcer

May 18th, 2018


Washington Capitals public address announcer, Wes Johnson visits to talk about the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs. Johnson's team is currently steeped in battle with the Tampa Bay Lightning for the Eastern Conference title. …

Grill Breakfast Lunch Dinner and Dessert Like a Pro

May 12th, 2018

Grill Like a Pro

He's a grill master. Steven Raichlen, author of the book, "Project Fire: Cutting-Edge Techniques and Sizzling recipes from the Cavemen Porterhouse to Salt Slab Brownie S'Mores" gives advice on what to …

How to Keep Mom Safe from Phone and Mail Scams

May 12th, 2018

Scams to Watch Out For

Financial expert, Bill Francavilla offers tips on keeping Mom and Grandma from falling victim to scams. Francavilla's book, "The Madoffs Among Us, Combat the Scammers, Con Artists and Thieves Who …

May the 4th Be With You - Star Wars holiday

May 5th, 2018

Star Wars

Put on your Star Wars underwear and matching socks, because we want to know if May the 4th should be a national holiday? [28:26] Star Wars …

Heavy Metal Master Chef

May 5th, 2018

Heavy Metal Chef!

Master Chef Paul Moss, aka, His Rockin' Highness, checks in from Edinburgh, Scotland to talk about his new show which melds gourmet …

Parents Have Ruined Kids' Sports

April 28th, 2018

Kids' Sports Check Up with Dr. Bob

If you long for the days when kids' sports actually meant more than a participation trophy, a time when kids understood the meaning of winning and losing, team work, a common goal, and …

5 Unfounded Fears for Germophobes

April 28th, 2018

Germophobes Listen Up!

[19:47] Have we become a nation of germophobes? Phil Hulett asks Dr. Michael Z. Kurtz about common germ fears like handshakes, …

420 Day - National Weed Day

April 20th, 2018

Celebrate 420 Day

It's 420 Day people. Do what you will to celebrate, but Phil Hulett's first 2 guests think you should spark up a fatty to properly …

Bitcoin Tanked. Now What?

April 20th, 2018

Can You Still Make a Fortune with Bitcoin?

Bitcoin peaked at a price above $19,000 in December 2017. Today it is trading at about half that price. …

Stanley Cup Playoffs Round One

April 14th, 2018

Stanley Cup Playoffs Are Here!

Round One of the Stanley Cup Playoffs began this week. Anaheim Ducks post game radio host, Josh Brewster visits to review all 8 match ups. Even though Josh works the Anaheim beat, he gives …

REALLY Last Minute Tax Tips

April 14th, 2018

Turn in Your Tax Return Yet?

Last minute tax return advise! No, really, REALLY last minute tax return advice. Martha O'Gorman is the lady behind

Can Our Waterfront Studio survive the Ports O'Call Wrecking Ball?

April 6th, 2018


We've talked a lot on the show about how redevelopment of the Ports O'Call in San Pedro, CA will likely mean our studio is destined to have a date with the wrecking ball. The same is true for our valued partner, Ports …

Theme Park Prices Skyrocket

April 6th, 2018


Theme Park and Roller Coaster expert, Pete Trabucco talks about the rising cost of a theme park ticket. In addition, Trabucco talks about how theme …

The Best Easter Wine Pairings

March 16th, 2018

Wine Pairings for Easter

One of the few female wine-makers in America, Susie Selby, offers her vast knowledge of wine pairings for the Easter season. What'll you drink with ham? What about lamb or fish? Selby also …

Stephen Hawking and Musk on Mars

March 16th, 2018


The legacy of Stephen Hawking. Space author Rod Pyle reflects on the life and amazing intellect of Stephen Hawking, who passed away this week at the age of 76. Pyle also weighs the likelihood Elon Musk can deliver on …

The Great Hot Dog Debate

March 10th, 2018


Eric Mittenthal from the National Hot Dog and Sausage Council plants his wiener in the sand [10:17] by settling an age old argument once and for all: …

Real Estate Collapse - Sell Your House Now

March 9th, 2018


Investment Adviser and Global Economics Blogger, Mish Shedlock predicts a real estate collapse is right around the corner [21:29]. He makes a …

Oscar Picks and Ohtani

March 3rd, 2018


In this hybrid special edition of Phil Hulett and Friends, Manny the Movie Guy joins Phil Hulett to offer up his Oscar picks for the 90th Academy …

Do Millennials Lack Basic Survival Skills?

February 23rd, 2018

Millennial Survival

If disaster hits, will Millennials be able to tie knots, go fishing, start a fire or read a map? Disaster Preparation Author, Anthony Kovic runs through the essential skills and check lists required …

Autonomous Robot Soldiers Attack!

February 23rd, 2018

Autonomous Robot Soldiers are coming!

Is there an arms race to the Artificial Intelligence warfare finish line? Larry Lewis, PhD is an expert in …

The Secret Life of a Private Investigator

February 17th, 2018


Private Investigator Joyce Cox [9:58] reveals what it's like to stealthily sneak, snoop, and snatch people in the act of wrong-doing. Is it dangerous …

Leaving a Legacy through DNA

February 16th, 2018


TV Producer, speaker and author, DNA family tree enthusiast, Robb Lucy explains how you can pass along the history of your life through DNA. When Lucy traced his origins he thought about all the lost information about …

SpaceX Falcon Heavy and Beyond

February 9th, 2018


Space Author and NASA expert, Rod Pyle reviews [10:04] the SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket launch and what it means for the new space race. He also explains what will happen to Elon Musk's red Tesla Roadster as it hurtles …

How To Avoid Debit Card Reader Fraud

February 9th, 2018


How do you know the card reader in the ATM or the gas pump hasn't been breached by bad guys who want to steal your financial information? Certified Identity Theft Risk Management Specialist, and host of the Unlock Your …

Top 10 Football Movies of All Time

February 3rd, 2018


In this hybrid best of, Manny the Movie Guy offers up a pre-Super Bowl top 10 list of his all time favorite football movies. He also reviews this …

Best of Pancakes, Flu and RSVP Fail

January 27th, 2018


In this hybrid best of, Phil Hulett offers up stories of the week, including sibling love, camel beauty contest, burrito assault, Doomsday Clock …

Travel Dude Gary Warner Gets Political - Angers Phil Hulett

January 20th, 2018


Somebody didn't get the memo. Travel Dude Gary Warner's topic today is his top 5 favorite destinations in the news. It so happens each …

Deadly Flu Season Continues With or Without Shots

January 19th, 2018


It's the deadliest and most difficult flu season in recent history. Not only are the elderly and immuno-compromised falling victim, otherwise healthy …

RSVP Etiquette and Animal Fat

January 13th, 2018


Ernest Miller is the corporate chef at Coast Packing Company, a meat packing and distributing company. Together with Ipsos Research, they surveyed Americans on their taste and acceptance of lard and tallow in cooking. …

Obliterated - The Montecito Mudslides

January 12th, 2018


Hear veteran Santa Barbara TV News Reporter, John Palminteri (at 19:47) describe the aftermath of the Montecito, CA mudslides. He used the word, "obliterated" to describe the scene. Will people rebuild? Is it even …

Simplify Your Life - 333 Ways to Do More With Less

January 6th, 2018


Today we learn how to pare down all of our junk that's we've accumulated over time and simplify our lives with minimalist author and blogger,

Airports Go to the Dogs

January 5th, 2018


Hundreds of dogs are looking for you at Los Angeles International Airport and airports around the world. They are trained to relieve your stress. Hear what Heidi Huebner (20:24 mark), the director of Pets Unstressing …

Geeked Out on Star Wars, Thomas Fire

December 18th, 2017


This is a busy half of the final new episode of 2017. KEYT TV Santa Barbara Senior Reporter, John Palminteri, affectionately known as "The King of Santa Barbara," checks in from the middle of the fire line in the Thomas …

Star Wars: The Last Jedi Review

December 18th, 2017


Star Wars: the Last Jedi will likely not only be the biggest box office movie of 2017, it will probably be the biggest movie EVER. But how does it stack up versus the other Star Wars movies? Manny the Movie Guy offers …

Siri and Alexa Take You to HR

December 8th, 2017


Are Siri and Alexa taking into consideration the current climate in the workplace? Apple and Amazon might want to have a word with their AI companions before somebody calls human resources! In light of the massive …

Flu Shot Fail

December 8th, 2017


Should you get or flu shot or shouldn't you? Is the CDC over hyping the flu season? Dr. Michael Z. Kurtz offers some surprising advice. Plus Manny …

Goodbye Net Neutrality

December 1st, 2017


Does Tech dude Shelly Palmer put your Net Neutrality anxieties to rest once and for all? Hear his take on the inevitable Internet changes. Plus 5G is …

Sexual Harassment Explained

December 1st, 2017


In light of NBC News firing Matt Lauer over sexual harassment allegations, Dr. Peggy Drexler visits to explain exactly what constitutes sexual harassment and answers the question, "Are men clueless on sexual …


November 18th, 2017


That's right, we said, pancakes. Steve Hamilton from Chris Cakes joins us en route to one of his "pancake events." Never mind what we talked about, just know the subject matter was pancakes-related. Say no more, right? …

How About Those Pot Stocks?

November 17th, 2017


The Wolf of Weed Street returns to the show to assess the state of the legal cannabis industry in North America, opportunities in pot stocks and the …

Craft Beer for the Holidays

November 10th, 2017


MMMM Craft Beer. John Holl is the senior editor of Craft Beer and Brewing Magazine, author of the book, The American Craft Beer Cookbook and co-host …

Adaptive Houses for Veterans

November 10th, 2017


It's Veterans Day weekend and PHAF salutes all military personnel with helpful information. Meredith Iler with the "Helping a Hero" organization …

Should You Shave or Should You Grow?

November 4th, 2017


November is here...the month when a little facial hair can go a long way to raising awareness about and money to cure prostate and testicular …

Surviving a Hit to the Power Grid

November 4th, 2017


Puerto Rico gives us mainlanders a glimpse into what can happen if an earthquake, hurricane, cyber or nuclear attack took out our power grid. Former Lead Independent Networks Researcher with the Defense Threat Reduction …

Quackery and Hidden Wonders

October 21st, 2017


Dr. Lydia Kang is the co-author of "Quackery: A Brief History of the Worst Ways to Cure Everything." You will be amazed to hear just some of the "remedies" we now know are either worthless or dangerous. Plus, the …

Wild Fires in Wine Country

October 20th, 2017


Susie Selby, owner and operator of Selby Winery of Healdsburg, CA recounts the chaos and heroism during the deadly wildfires that ripped through Napa and Sonoma County wine country. Hear what happened when she decided …

NASA vs Space X

October 13th, 2017


NASA expert and prolific author, Rod Pyle, contrasts NASA and Space X. Why can Space X launch dozens of rockets for what it costs NASA to launch one? …

Friday the 13th

October 13th, 2017


It's Friday the 13th in October! That's spooky, right? We have a little Friday the 13th history including some of the worst things to happen. Why does Taylor Swift love Friday the 13th? Not obvious movies to see on …

Autumn in the South

October 7th, 2017


Our travel Dude, Gary Warner describes the charm of the South on full display in cities like Louisville, Nashville, and Memphis. He lists what to see …

Hockey and Blade Runner

October 7th, 2017


The 2017-2018 NHL season kicked off this week and you know Phil Hulett is a hockey guy, so hockey must be spoken today. SiriusXM NHL Network Radio …

What Boomers Can Learn From Millennials

September 29th, 2017


Are millennials unmotivated slackers glued to their phones, ramen, and hair buns? Dr. Frieda Birnbaum says Millennials actually have things right, …

Phil Hulett Reveals Painful Medical Secret

September 29th, 2017


After summoning up the courage to speak publicly and openly for the first time about a strange and misunderstood condition, Phil Hulett goes into …

Interview with Bruce Brown of The Endless Summer

September 23rd, 2017


Today is the first day of autumn Phil Hulett looks to keep summer going with the man behind the classic 1966 surf film, The Endless Summer, Bruce …

Philippine Scouts and Lego Ninjago

September 23rd, 2017


Phil Hulett's Father-In-Law was a member of the Philippine Scouts during World War II and was held prisoner for 3 and a half years after the infamous …

You Too Can Establish a Floating Country

September 16th, 2017


You say you are sick and tires of government. Go ahead, start your own country. Joe Quirk is not kidding when he says the next frontier is the blue frontier. He explains how you can start your own, floating, sovereign …

Episode 332 Part 1 - Freeze My Credit

September 16th, 2017


Freeze my credit! Nearly half of Americans may have had their credit information stolen in the massive Equifax data breach. Patrica A. Davis is a …

Episode 331 Part 2 - UFO Rendezvous

September 9th, 2017


The organizer of the Devils Tower UFO Rendezvous joins Phil and the Friends to talk about the first annual event in Hulett, Wyoming. That's right, …

Episode 331 Part 1 - Your Money

September 9th, 2017


Your money is affected by external forces. Hurricanes, earthquakes, and unpredictable geopolitical events like North Korean nukes, all drive the …

Episode 330 Part 2 - Who Do You Fight For?

August 26th, 2017


Fight the good fight!

The founder of a hockey-themed charity event, The Fedorin Cup, joins us to talk about the NHL Stars and the rest of the …

Episode 330 Part 1 - National Dog Day

August 25th, 2017


[caption id="" align="alignright" width="448"] National Dog Day is August 26, 2017[/caption] No, not hot dog, DOG. Download this Episode! (Listen …

Episode 329 Part 2 - Eclipse, Robots and Summer Sex

August 18th, 2017


[saf] [caption id="" align="alignright" width="260"] Robots want your job[/caption] Can you compete with robots for your job? That's the question asked by science fantasy author [amazon_textlink asin='B06XHSNTVS' …

Episode 329 Part 1 - Wait, Did We Talk About Sex This Much?

August 18th, 2017


[saf] [caption id="" align="alignright" width="150"] Shot through the heart and I'm to blame...[/caption] Sex dominated the conversation on today's …

Episode 328 Part 2- Total Eclipse (Follow the Darkness)

August 12th, 2017


[saf] Download this Episode! [caption id="" align="alignright" width="327"] Photo by Internet Archive Book Images [/caption] The Senior Editor of

Episode 328 Part 1 - Flesh-Eating Sea Maggots

August 12th, 2017


It's Armageddon I tell ya! Hands down the story of the week is the 16-year old who went into the water at a beach in Australia and came out bleeding …

Gardening, Hep C and Single Payer Doctor Rage

August 5th, 2017


Mike the Gardener is the author of the book "Vegetable Gardening for the Average Person" as well as the creator of the "Seeds of the Month Club" where members receive non-gmo, heirloom variety seeds every month, and …

Episode 327 Part 1 - BitCoin Has a Baby

August 4th, 2017


[saf] Download this Episode! [caption id="attachment_7440" align="alignright" width="150"] BitCoin[/caption] On this Chocolate Chip Cookie …

Beer, Violence, Robo Calls and Alaskan Women

August 3rd, 2017


Episode 5 of Phil Hulett and Friends featured an Oktoberfest conversation with John Holl, author of The American Craft Beer Cook Book. Did Phil …

Hockey, Pit Bulls and In-Laws

August 3rd, 2017


In this episode Dr. Deanna Brann tackles passive-aggressive in-laws. Hockey blogger Saucy_C previews the NHL season. A California father describes …


August 3rd, 2017


Download this Episode!

In this episode Phil Hulett, Jennifer Bjorklund and Karlo Sy su (Jay Campadonia was too sick to answer the bell) celebrated …

Episode 326 Part 2 - You Can Out-Run T-Rex

August 3rd, 2017


On part 2 of Episode 326, Travel Dude Gary Warner explains how to travel to all points Game of Thrones for very little money. Paleontologist Phil …

Episode 326 Part 1 - Cold Cocked

July 21st, 2017


Lot's to talk about in this episode, including: Phil get's a little too candid about the after affects of his hernia surgery. It's Brooke's final day as producer. Comic Con updates. Be very afraid of robot kudzu! If you …

Episode 325 Part 2 - It's Not You, It's Me

July 14th, 2017


The "Men's Advocate," Linda Gross, shares her opinions about men and women and gives the various answers to, "Why I Broke Up with You." Life-Long geek and cosplay master, Mike Templeton offers previews of D23 and Comic …

Episode 325 Part 1 - Sell on the News

July 14th, 2017

57:00 Senior Economic Analyst, Mark Hamrick explains why the American Economy just can't get revved up, where interest rates and wages are …

Episode 324 Part 2 - Toe Nation

July 7th, 2017


Paul Robitaille is with the Klondike Visitors Association (and a former Toe Captain, as well as the reigning Yukon Goldpanning Champion) and he …

Episode 324 Part 1 Millennials are Wimps

July 7th, 2017


Clinical Forensic Psychologist, Dr. John Huber explains why Millennials are not ready for the reality of life and why they suffer from panic attacks …

Episode 323 Part 1 Where is Jiggy?

June 24th, 2017


James Lowe is better known as Jiggy Jaguar, and he is booked to appear on this episode, but something happened. Manny the Movie Guy reviews the new Transformers movie. Put down that fidget spinner, we've seen the next …

Episode 323 Part 2 Dogs at Work

June 24th, 2017


In part 2 of episode 323 of Phil Hulett and Friends, word arrives on what happened to Jiggy Jaguar that has the friends worried for his welfare. Phil …

Episode 322 Part 2 - CrossFit and Craft Beer

June 16th, 2017


Any way you slice it, we are RIPPED! Russ Greene, a spokesman for CrossFit explains how a district court ruling further legitimizes the massive …

Episode 322 Part 1 - Fidget Spinners and Scarlett Johansson

June 16th, 2017


Not necessarily in that order! But let's start that way. Author and radio host, Paul Louden talks about how fidget spinners can help with autism. …

Episode 321 Part 2 - Traveling to Britain Now

June 10th, 2017


With the terror attacks on London and Manchester still fresh in your memory, is a trip to Britain a great idea right now? Travel Dude Gary Warner gives his thoughts on how to go, save a ton of money and save some piece …

Episode 321 Part 1 - Inevitable Tech Consequences

June 10th, 2017


The co-founder of Wired Magazine, Kevin Kelly, talks about his new book, The Inevitable: Understanding the 12 Technological Forces That Will Shape …

Episode 320 Part 2 - Sexual Roller Coaster

June 2nd, 2017


Find out what the best food is to eat just before you ride a roller coaster to ensure festive vomiting. Coaster expert Pete Trabucco joins the …

Episode 320 Part 1 - Lesbians, White People and Catfish

June 2nd, 2017


The friends stepped in it this time. Find out how dangerously close to the line they went on topics like: Why Lesbians Exist, White People Free Day, and the ever controversial, Jelly Doughnuts. Special guest, Pittsburgh …

Episode 319 Part 1 - Chick Fest

May 26th, 2017


Co-hosts Kelly Bennett, Lauren Howard-Hayes and Katie Elsaesser gang up on Phil Hulett for a rousing series of conversations, including one with

Episode 319 Part 2 - The Future Scares Us

May 26th, 2017


Why is the Executive Producer of Nat Geo's 6-part future tech documentary, "Year Million" frightened by the future? Plus, travel dude Gary Warner …

Episode 318 Part 2 - Social Media and Your Mental Health

May 21st, 2017


Subscribe to the podcast. Dr. Frieda Birnbaum joins us to discuss the damage social media does to your mental health, and how to reverse the damage …

Episode 318 Part 1 - Should You Pay for Internet Security?

May 21st, 2017


Subscribe to the podcast. Information Technology Expert, Nick Paras explains how to avoid falling victim to ransomware and whether it is worth it to …

Episode 317 Hey Mom Go Ducks

May 12th, 2017


A packed show in which Phil Hulett handled host and co-host duties. Seth Stephens-Davidowitz is convinced everybody lies and he used Google search …

Episode 316 - Cinco de Sharko

May 5th, 2017


It's Cinco de Mayo and the Friends went on a quest to find out why we celebrate (drink) on this day each year in America. Plus, these guests: Mark Grabowski on what is left of your Internet privacy. Manny the Movie Guy

Episode 315 - Hospitals Wearables Addictions

April 28th, 2017


We have your health in mind on this episode of Phil Hulett and Friends. Dr. Elizabeth Rosenthal explains how to avoid getting ripped off at a …

Episode 314 - MMM Grilled Cheese Sandwich

April 22nd, 2017


April is National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Month! The man behind California's "The Grilled Cheese Truck" talks about this comfort food from basic to gourmet. Plus Rashid Brown talks about job opportunities for the …

Episode 313 - Naked Space

April 14th, 2017


Yes, gravity is a naked body's enemy. That's why today's show was done from outer space, in the nude. Now that you have that image stuck in your head, today's show features Disaster preparedness expert, Anthony Kovic

Episode 312 - Turning on the lights, Tesla Style

April 7th, 2017


Wow! I can turn on a light simply by channeling ambient energy? That's how Nicola Tesla did it, and apparently Tom Paladino can also. Listen to him …

Episode 311 - Roller Coaster Ride

March 31st, 2017


From coffee to marijuana, from the next real estate crisis to travel scams, this episode of Phil Hulett and Friends was a roller coaster ride, In …

Episode 310 - Entitled Snooper Madness Monkey God

March 26th, 2017


Now there's a phrase for ya. Author Richard Watts talks about his book "Entitlemania" and offers tips on how NOT to raise an entitled child. Manny the Movie Guy reveals a secret item in his wardrobe closet (and he …

Episode 309 - Global Warming Got Nothing on Yoga Pants

March 18th, 2017


Who knew yoga pants were causing such harm to the planet? Skylar Cuarisma explains the form-fitting dilemma. Plus, Radical Dating with Riana Milne. Manny the Movie Guy reviews Beauty and the Beast. Travel Expert Gary …

Episode 308 Way Too Political

March 6th, 2017


We typically do not do politics on this show but today took a decided turn in that direction. See if you agree. Phil reads a speech from the former …

Episode 307 - Yum that is Tasty

February 25th, 2017


Incongruity is a good way to describe today's show. Let's start with the second hour which features an expert on cannibalism, a doctor describing attitudes toward heart health, and the director of the National Hot Dog …

Episode 306 - Will We Ever Be Color Blind?

February 18th, 2017


Phil Hulett, Brooke Peterson and author Lupita Samuels have a frank discussion about race, color and self-worth, including the surprising perceptions …

Episode 305 - When the Bubble Bursts

February 4th, 2017


The title of this episode refers to our conversation with Harry S. Dent, Jr, author of The Sale of a Lifetime: How the Great Bubble Burst of 2017-2019 Can Make You Rich. We also hear from the former 2 time first lady of …

Episode 304 Part 1 - Giant Asteroid

January 29th, 2017


NASA confirms a giant asteroid is headed our way. Some people say it's going to collide with Earth. That's OK, the military now have super laser …

Episode 304 - We Are Doomed

January 28th, 2017


You thought this was a show about President Trump, didn't you? Wrong! Today we discuss things that could kill you, otherwise ruin your life, or prove …

Episode 303 Part 2 - Genetic Weaponization

January 17th, 2017


Scientists have figured out how to transform docile lab mice into savage predators. Could human experimentation begin soon? Plus: it's time to play …

Episode 303 Part 1 - Friday the 13th

January 15th, 2017


Friday the 13th stuff you knew and didn't know. Autonomous bus in Las Vegas. What could go wrong? Great Thank you E! Online headlines for the side …

Episode 303 - The CDC is Gonna Love This

January 14th, 2017


Should you really get a flu shot like the CDC recommends? You might be surprised to hear what Dr. Michael Z. Kurtz has to say about that. Manny the …

Episode 302 Part 6 - Future Tech

January 12th, 2017


Tech expert Katie Linendoll reviews what's hot at CES 2017. Phil wants to know about windshield display while driving. Yup, it has arrived! Plus the …

Episode 302 Part 5 - Permaculture

January 12th, 2017


Conservation Biologist and author Jono Neiger explains what permaculture is and how you can do little things to save the planet. Plus, cat food …

Episode 302 Part 4 - Too Many Laws, Hot or Not Travel

January 11th, 2017


New laws for 2017. Plus Gary Warner tells us what's hot and what's not in 2017 travel destinations. This bite-sized chunk of episode 302 is sponsored by eBates.

Episode 302 Part 3 - Manny the Movie Guy Predicts the Globes

January 9th, 2017


How did Manny the Movie Guy do in predicting the 2017 Golden Globe winners? Give a listen to this bite-sized chunk of episode 302. Sponsored by the

Episode 302 Part 2 - Making Your Resolutions Stick

January 9th, 2017


Dr. Akram Alashari explains why you fail at New Years Resolutions each year and what you can do to make them stick. Plus, what's in the package? …

Episode 302 Part 1 - Bed Bugs

January 8th, 2017


Skylar Cuarisma presents the top cities with Bed Bugs. You'll be surprised by number 4. Plus new guidelines for ear wax.

Episode 302 - Resolutions, CES, Globes

January 6th, 2017


Today we learn why we suck at keeping our New Year's Resolutions when Dr. Akram Alashari explains what we are doing wrong. Manny the Movie Guy …

Episode 301 Terri-Rae Elmer

December 16th, 2016


Los Angeles news radio legend, Terri-Rae Elmer visits the studio as our special guest co-host. Are you listening radio programmers? She's available after being "let go" for the first time in her career.  Gonzo Greg and …

Episode 300

December 10th, 2016


It's the 300th episode of Phil Hulett and Friends and the PHAF OG's get together for a reunion. Original friends Jennifer Bjorklund, Jay Campadonia …

Episode 299 Part 1 - Children Should Not Listen to This

December 7th, 2016


Time Magazine's worst songs of 2016. Plus a dude who wants to be the first guy to swim the Atlantic Ocean is well into his effort, but he has to readjust his completion date a little, OK, A LOT! Can you say, "shrivel?" …

Episode 298 Part 6 - Movember

November 29th, 2016


A representative from Movember visits to talk about raising awareness for men's health issues. Plus Kendall Jenner leaves Instagram. Why songs get stuck in your head. Please don't let grandma text. Air Horn Guy. This …

Episode 298 Part 5 - Adult Attention Deficit Disorder

November 29th, 2016


David Greenwood talks about how adults with ADD and ADHD can overcome the distractions of life and succeed at work and in relationships. Plus, …

Episode 298 Part 4 - Awaken Your Brain

November 26th, 2016


Sports scientist, Bob Prichard explains how to increase oxygen to the brain and why it is important. In fact, he says certain damage you've done to …

Episode 298 Part 3 - Manny Reviews Moana

November 24th, 2016


It's an extra large segment with Manny the Movie Guy as he has a week and a half of movies to review, including Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Moana and Bad Santa 2. This bite-sized chunk of episode 298 is …

Episode 298 Part 2 - Helping Veterans Buy Homes

November 24th, 2016


Vietnam Vet, Joseph Gaul is the author of the book, A Real Estate Guide for Veterans. He offers tips for veterans to get their families into a home, …

Episode 298 Part 1 - Barkeep I'll Have a Joint Please

November 23rd, 2016


Gonzo Greg Spillane and Lauren Howard Hayes are the featured co-hosts on Phil Hulett and Friends. In this segment: Marijuana Bars, Bob Dylan kind of …

Episode 298 - When Phil Loses His Voice

November 19th, 2016


Special guest co-host, improvisational comedian from the all-female comedy troupe, Duchess Riot, Lauren Howard Hayes joins Gonzo Greg Spillane an

Episode 297 Part 6 - Beauty Bites Beast

November 17th, 2016


Ellen Snortland talks about her documentary which looks into the females of every species of animal and how to are just as ferocious as their male counterparts...but not female humans. What is the message society sends …

Episode 297 Part 5 - Gross Out Experiments

November 17th, 2016


Bestselling author of the books, "Oh, Yikes!" Oh, Yuck!" brings us her new book, "Oh, Ick!" 114 Science Experiments Guaranteed to Gross You Out! Plus the riddle of the twins. What will they sell on e-Bay next? Website …

Episode 297 Part 4 - Hotels with Ties to US Wars

November 17th, 2016


Travel Guy Gary Warner talks about hotels that are linked to the US Revolutionary and Civil Wars, World Wars I and II, and the Vietnam War. Plus a …

Episode 297 Part 3 - Arrival

November 17th, 2016


Manny the Movie Guy gives up a rare 4 kisses on one of this weekend's movies. Is it Arrival? Shut In? Almost Christmas? or Long Halftime Walk? Plus one country tries to ban memes. Pocket rocket or crotch rocket? And a …

Episode 297 Part 2 - Learn to Fly a Jet

November 17th, 2016


Major Ken Benner from the Civil Air Patrol explains how just about anyone at just about any age can enlist in this branch of the Air Force. If you …

Episode 297 Part 1 - Front Yard Farm

November 17th, 2016


Dale Lopes explains how a group in Florida is turning homeowners' front yards into mini-farms, for free. NFL TV ratings are down. Dale and Phil …

Episode 297 - Veterans Day

November 12th, 2016


On this Veterans Day we salute and honor the men and women in the United States Armed Forces who put themselves in harms way to protect our republic …

Episode 296 Part 6 - Argument Against Legalized Marijuana

November 8th, 2016


Scott Chipman is the Co-Chair of Citizens Against Legalizing Marijuana and he offers, you guessed it, the argument against legalizing marijuana. Plus a cat in a tree has the last laugh on the firefighter trying to …

Episode 296 Part 5 - Marijuana Stocks

November 7th, 2016


Jason Spatafora is The Wolf of Weed Street and he talks to Phil and the Friends about pot stocks, which ones to buy and sell and how legalization …

Episode 296 Part 4 - Argument in Favor of Legalized Marijuana

November 7th, 2016


First half of this segment: Unexplained arctic ping, a 15-foot river monster, Husband attacks wife's pusher, "Sassy Trump" video, and do you look more like Trump or Clinton? Second half of this segment: Pamela Epstein …

Episode 296 Part 3 - Dr Strange Review

November 7th, 2016


After a confused Phil Hulett gets his bearings, Manny the Movie Guy restored relative calm to review Dr. Strange, Trolls and Hacksaw Ridge. Plus a …

Episode 296 Part 2 - Tippi Hedren

November 6th, 2016


Famous actress, Tippi Hedren talks to Phil Hulett about her life from growing up in Minnesota to starring in The Birds and working with Alfred …

Episode 296 Part 1 - Lazy Millennials and Wimpy Men

November 6th, 2016


More proof that Millennials are lazy: Guess who can't bother wearing condoms? Plus the fertility doctor who guarantees you'll get pregnant. The male …

Episode 296 - Legalized Marijuana

November 4th, 2016


First hour: Actress Tippi Hedren on her new tell-all Memoir, "Tippi." Manny the Movie Guy reviews Doctor Strange, Hacksaw Ridge and Trolls.

Second …

Episode 295 Part 6 - Frightlopedia

November 4th, 2016


What if there was an encyclopedia of everything scary, creepy and spine-chilling? There is and it is called the Frightlopedia. One of it's authors joins us for creepy fun. Plus spiders on Mars, hacking celebrity nudes …

Episode 295 Part 5 - Are You Raising a Bully?

November 3rd, 2016


Award-winning author, Kathleen Aharoni explains how it's usually the parents fault if their child is a bully. Plus, poor bankers are getting a …

Episode 295 Part 4 - Haunted Hotels

November 2nd, 2016


Travel Guy Gary Warner rolls through a list of haunted hotels for your vacation planning pleasure. Plus we have the reason why you can't fall asleep …

Episode 295 Part 3 - Top Horror Movies of All Time

October 30th, 2016


Manny the Movie guy issues his 13 top horror movies of all time. Plus an idiot tattoos his dog. This bite-sized chunk of Episode 295 is sponsored by Team PHAF.

Episode 295 Part 2 - Emotional Vampires

October 30th, 2016


There's nothing worse than a friend, family member or co-worker who just sucks the life out of a room and out of you! These real life vampires need to be confronted and author, Michelle Nagel knows how to do that. Plus, …

Episode 295 Part 1 - Wine Condom

October 30th, 2016


There are all kinds of condoms, but have you heard of a wine condom? Hear all about it in this segment. Plus lady bug STD's, Batman vs Creepy …

Episode 295 Halloween Creepiness

October 28th, 2016


A Halloween theme on this episode with: Manny the Movie Guy offering his top 13 scary movies, Travel expert Gary Warner on haunted hotels, the author of the book, Frightlopedia, author Michelle Nagel talks about real …

Episode 294 Part 6 - Unlocking the Weird

October 28th, 2016


Edward Meyer is the dude who finds and collects all the weird and wonderful stuff over at Ripley's Believe It or Not. The new Ripley's book is called …

Episode 294 Part 5 - Be Obsessed or Be Average

October 27th, 2016


Successful entrepreneur Grant Cardone talks about how you should embrace your obsessions and turn that energy into becoming super successful. Plus, …

Episode 294 Part 4 - World Series Prediction

October 26th, 2016


Seth Gruen is the Featured Columnist for The Bleacher Report. He knows his baseball. He's from Chicago. We're pretty sure he objective. Listen to his …

Episode 294 Part 3 - Way Too Many Movies

October 25th, 2016


Manny the Movie Guy reviews a ton of movies including Denial, Jack Reacher, American Pastoral, Ouija, and A Madea Halloween! Plus what would you do …

Episode 294 PArt 2 - Can We Do This Topic Without Getting Political?

October 24th, 2016


Trump or Hillary? Can Dr. Frieda Birnbaum talk about losing your friends over the election without going political on us? We think she almost made …

Episode 294 Part 1 - Creepy Clown Halloween

October 24th, 2016


Will you even open the door to hand out candy this Halloween? We have yet another creepy clown update. Wait a minute. Which city is the best U.S. city for trick or treaters? Huge websites get hit by denial of service …

Episode 294 - Losing Friends Over the Election

October 22nd, 2016


Yeah, we don't do politics on this show, but the presidential election of 2016 is so contentious that people are losing friends because of it. Is …

Episode 293 Part 6 - I Like Cake

October 20th, 2016


Food writer Caroline Wright talks cake and answers the random question, is cheesecake a cake or a pie? Plus Legos love the Beatles. This bite-sized …

Episode 293 Part 5 - Lurking Untapped Brain Power

October 20th, 2016


Bob Duke, PhD from the NPR radio show and podcast, Two Guys on Your Head, talks about how your brain works and answers pressing questions like, is America getting dumber? Plus the newly crowned North American Wife …

Episode 293 Part 4 - Cheaper to Keep Her

October 19th, 2016


Phil Hulett and Gonzo Greg Spillane debate Phil's theory that guys actually come out ahead financially after a divorce. Plus Travel Guy Gary Warner …

Episode 293 Part 3 - Manny The Movie Guy Reviews The Accountant

October 18th, 2016


Manny the Movie Guy reviews The Accountant, Kevin Hart: What Now, Max Steel and A Man Called Ove. Plus Cuban cigars, are Samsung Galaxy Note 7 troubles part of an Apple conspiracy? This bite-sized chunk of Episode 293 …

Episode 293 Part 2 - Flipping Houses

October 17th, 2016


General contractor Steve Cederquist from HGTV's "Flip or Flop" joins the friends in the studio for a honest chat about what to look out for when buying or selling a house. He likes raccoons. This bite-sized chunk of …

Episode 293 Part 1 - Bob Dylan Poet Laureate

October 16th, 2016


How in the world did Bob Dylan win the Nobel Prize for Literature? Plus No Bra Day. Social Media for rich kids. Recreational Marijuana on the November ballot. This bite-sized chunk of episode 293 is sponsored by Lunar …

Episode 293 - Mmmmm Cake

October 15th, 2016


Today's show is tasty and delicious. Let's start with our interview with Caroline Wright, which isn't until the segment 6 of today's show...but worth …

Episode 292 Part 6 - Oktoberfest Beercation

October 13th, 2016


John Finneran is the Innkeeper at the Caldwell House Bed and Breakfast in the Hudson Valley of Upstate New York. He says Leaf-Peepers, Apple Pickers, Peach Pickers and Craft Beer Drinkers are all welcome. Plus ingrown …

Episode 292 Part 5 - Annoying Co-Workers

October 12th, 2016


We learn how to deal with annoying co-workers from Licensed Trainer of NLP, Kalliope Barlis. Plus old guys get drunk and die. Uterus transplant …

Episode 292 Part 4 - Brooke Loves Her Period

October 11th, 2016


During a story about a woman who gave birth using her mother’s transplanted uterus, Brooke Peterson volunteered the information that she “loves her …

Episode 292 Part 3 - Manny Goes to OldChella

October 10th, 2016


Manny the Movie Guy reviews Birth of a Nation, The Girl on the Train and Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life. Plus the egg industry takes on …

Episode 292 Part 2 - How to Survive a Hurricane

October 9th, 2016


The Survival Doctor, Dr. James Hubbard talks about how to keep yourself medically safe during and after a hurricane. This week Hurricane Matthew was …

Episode 292 Part 1 - Deer Tics, Heart Attacks and Poop Man

October 8th, 2016


If one of these tics bites you, you can expect to stop eating burgers. Some government officials want to put facial recognition cameras in public …

Episode 292 - We Love Our Menstrual Cycle

October 7th, 2016


"We" meaning show producer Brooke Peterson. During a story about woman who gave birth using her mother's transplanted uterus, Brooke volunteered the …

Episode 291 Part 6 - Napa Valley Wine

October 7th, 2016


Bruce Cakebread of Cakebread Cellars talks about what makes Napa Valley, California wines unique and distinct. Plus pumpkin Chocolate French Fries! …

Episode 291 Part 5 - Pack up the Kids We're Moving to Mars

October 6th, 2016


NASA Expert and author, Rod Pyle talks about Elon Musk’s lofty plan to transport a million people to Mars by 2025. Are you on board? This bite-sized chunk of Episode 291 is sponsored by the Dromma Bed.

Episode 291 Part 4 - Build a Wall, Kidney Stones and Nearby Travel Destinations

October 5th, 2016


More people watched the first debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump than any other debate. If you watched on Fox News you were treated to a …

Episode 291 Part 3 - Movies, Robot Nannies and Poo

October 3rd, 2016


Manny the Movie Guy reviews a giant weekend of new movies including Deepwater Horizon, Masterminds, Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, and …

Episode 291 Part 2 - Dreadlocks Will Get You Fired

October 2nd, 2016


PHAF hits hard with a compelling interview. English professor and author of the book, “Twisted: My Dreadlock Chronicles,” Bert Ashe responds to a …

Episode 291 Part 1 - Phil Hates Government and Flu Shots

October 1st, 2016


The show opens with Gonzo Greg Spillane's account of two important news items: Who are the worst Americans? And why should you bother getting a flu …

Episode 291 - Dreadlocks, Wine and the Colonization of Mars

October 1st, 2016


English professor and author of the book, "Twisted: My Dreadlock Chronicles," Bert Ashe responds to a federal court ruling that says an employer can …

Episode 290 Part 6 - Haunted Houses

September 30th, 2016


The director of Detroit's Scarefest Scream Park joins Phil and the friends to talk about what could be the scariest haunted house in America. 

This …

Episode 290 Part 5 - Who Controls the Internet Now? ICANN Transfer Explained

September 29th, 2016


The United States invented, built and essentially owns the Internet. But a big part of that is changing October 1, 2016. The Small Business Advocate, Jim Blasingame, explains the ICANN transfer and whether Vladimir …

Episode 290 Part 4 - Falling Space Junk, Back Pack Brain

September 29th, 2016


China's space station is hurtling from space and parts of it are certain to survive re-entry into our atmosphere. Which cities are in the cross hairs? Plus, your child may be damaging his or her brain just by lugging …

Episode 290 Part 3 - Manny Reviews Magnificent 7 and Storks

September 28th, 2016


Manny the Movie Guy reviews the redux of The Magnificent 7 and the new animated flick, Storks. Plus, a federal court rules a company can fire you if …

Episode 290 Part 2 - You Are a Liar

September 27th, 2016


Dr. Melinda Paige spoke to us from a convention where smart people discuss why everyone else sucks! Truthfully speaking, the good doctor, who was …

Episode 290 Part 1 - Sleep Tight Little Ground Squirrel

September 25th, 2016


The show gets off to a rousing start as Brooke Peterson and Skylar Cuarisma join Phil Hulett on the show. This segment features a teen who took her …

Episode 290 - ICANN Say Goodbye to the Internet

September 23rd, 2016


Since it's inception the Internet has been controlled by the USA. Next week Vladimir Putin takes over (we think). An expert explains why we lie. We …

Episode 289 Part 6 - Breakfast, Pumpkin Spice Latte and Cheerleaders

September 22nd, 2016


Food writer Katie Sullivan Morford has 75 recipes for the most important meal of the day. A boy breaks man-code after seeing cheerleaders in uniform. …

Episode 289 Part 5 - A Heroin Addict Teaches You How to Break Your Bad Habits

September 22nd, 2016


Former heroin addict, Scott Spackey offers tips on killing your bad habits. His book is called Project Addiction: The Complete Guide to Using, Abusing and Recovering from Drugs and Behaviors. Plus the things women do …

Episode 289 Part 4 - Global Warming Travel Tips

September 21st, 2016


Pandora changes, yakety sax, going ham on Instagram comments, mad skills robot cop, and travel winners and losers from global warming. This bite-sized chunk of episode 289 is sponsored by United Games. Join Team PHAF …

Episode 289 Part 3 - Snowden Review, Skateboard Across America

September 20th, 2016


Manny the Movie Guy reviews Snowden, Blair Witch, Bridget Jones and Kicks. Plus Jack Smith speaks with Phil before pushing off on a trip across America on a skateboard! This bite-sized chunk of episode 289 is sponsored …

Episode 289 Part 2 - How to Get Into an Elite College

September 18th, 2016


Learn how to get into an elite college with expert, Jason Ma. Check out his book, Young Leaders 3.0 in our store. Plus Facebook Messenger payments, …

Episode 289 Part 1 - Fashion, Batman v Superman, Cow Face

September 17th, 2016


This ain't your grandma's New York Fashion Week. Plus the Batman vs Superman Easter Egg revealed. A review of iPhone 7 day with a healthy dose of Samsung bashing. A majority of Americans will force their pets to do …

Episode 289 - When Phil Loses Control of the Show

September 16th, 2016


See if you can pick the exact moment Phil Hulett lost control of this episode. Guest co-hosts Kelly J and Gonzo Greg seemed to be conspiring to take …

Episode 288 Part 6 - Guys and Dogs

September 15th, 2016


Psychologist Chris Blazina makes the case for his research that says men make a deeper connection with dogs than with women. What? Plus a trick for …

Episode 288 Part 5 - Dreams Interpretor In the Studio!

September 14th, 2016


International Dreams Expert Anna-Karin Bjorklund joins "the friends" in the studio and brings her Swedish accent with her. This bite-sized chunk of Episode 288 is sponsored by Lunar Pages.

Episode 288 Part 4 - Increase Your Cash Flow, Aged Out in Silicon Valley

September 13th, 2016


The Smart Money Guy, Matt Sapaula offers tips on increasing your cash flow. Brooke Peterson exposes age discrimination in Silicon Valley and offers …

Episode 288 Part 3 - Sully Review, Vegan Boys for Brooke

September 12th, 2016


Manny the Movie Guy reviews Sully and the other weekend releases. Plus the mysterious wedding gift, MTV is trying something novel, Brooke Peterson's …

Episode 288 Part 2 - ADHD Support Without Drugs, Grease Conspiracy Theory

September 11th, 2016


School Counselor Scott Ertl talks about strategies to help kids with ADD/ADHD without drugs, including his invention, "Bouncy Bands." Plus a …

Episode 288 Part 1 - Evil Clown Update, 2 Foods Fight Cancer

September 11th, 2016


There are two foods when eaten together reduce your risk of getting lung cancer. Commentary on the anti-bacterial soap ban. Does exercise erase the …

Episode 288 - Dreams, ADHD, and Tips for More Cash Flow

September 9th, 2016


On this episode we delve deep into your brain to interpret your dreams with Anna-Karin Bjorklund. Psychologist Chris Blazina makes the case for his …

Episode 287 Part 6 - Two words...Ice Cream

September 8th, 2016


Isn't ice cream wonderful? It is probably the number one comfort food. Jonathan Tammara from San Bernardo Ice Cream joins us to talk about all the …

Episode 287 Part 5 - Zika Pandemic

September 7th, 2016


Dr. Michael Z. Kurtz calls it a pandemic. Zika virus is popping up everywhere in the USA and spreading at alarming rates. Can anything be done or do we just wait and hope for the best? Plus celebs who used to have …

Episode 287 Part 4 - Tarantula Sex, From Burkini to Naked at Euro Beaches

September 7th, 2016


If the scary-looking black fur balls are a rockin', don't bother knockin'. It's tarantula mating season! EEK! Celebs on dating websites. Martha …

Episode 287 Part 3 - Manny Reviews Morgan, Knee of Kaepernick

September 7th, 2016


Manny the Movie Guy reviews Morgan, The Light Between Oceans and has some fond memories of Gene Wilder. Plus Phil, Dale and Skylar discuss San …

Episode 287 Part 2 - Cold Feet at the Alter, Up Close with Jared and Wells from Bachelor in Paradise

September 5th, 2016


What are the signs you should call of your wedding? The DateMeister Mary Reilly has some experience in this department and know the red flags brides …

Episode 287 Part 1 - Fear of Clowns, Old Guys Rule, Bachelor in Paradise Stalking

September 4th, 2016


Recent events in the news make it clear we are right to fear clowns. By the way, what is a "French Clown?" The Sony Walkman is back. Science says old …

Episode 287 - There's No Stopping Zika and Other Delightful Topics

September 2nd, 2016


After speaking with Dr. Michael Z. Kurtz about the status of Zika Virus in the United States, he asked, "Can we talk about something happy next time?" Listen to this conversation and see if you don't conclude we are …

Episode 286 Part 6 - How to Get Rich Online

September 2nd, 2016


Lee Romanov shows us how to make money online. She says your opinion can make you rich. Plus one great reason not to skinny dip, day-care worker with a twisted sense of humor, Cards Against Humanity, life-size bronze …

Episode 286 Part 5 - Natural Pain Killers

September 1st, 2016


"The Survival Doctor" host of the Survival Medicine Hour podcast, Dr. Joe Alton goes through a list of natural pain killers you can find in your kitchen and your garden. Plus is your state on the top ten list of states …

Episode 286 Part 4 - Why Men Choose Video Games and Porn Over Women

August 31st, 2016


The Men's Advocate, Linda Gross explains why men are checking out of the romance game and playing video games and watching porn. Plus, the unexpected …

Episode 286 Part 3 - Best Movies of 2016 So Far, Obama Land Grab

August 29th, 2016


Manny the Movie Guy reviews Don't Breath and offers his top ten best movies of 2016 so far. Plus Phil Hulett gets in a Jessica Alba reference. …

Episode 286 – Are Men Opting Out of Sex?

August 28th, 2016


Are men dropping out of the romance game and opting for video games and online porn? Author and talk show host Linda Gross says yes and she lays the …

Episode 286 Part 2 - Autism Study Blames Circumcision

August 28th, 2016


Dr. Janet Lintala looks at a study which suggests circumcision may be a factor in autism. Is Uber a bad business model? You'd watch Robot Olympics, …

Episode 286 Part 1 - What is a Teton Anyway?

August 27th, 2016


Most of the west is stricken by wildfire this week. Gonzo Greg details the devastation. Oh, by the way, what is a "teton?" There's an important …

Episode 285 Part 6 - Your Entitled Child

August 25th, 2016


Parenting expert Amy McCready talks about how to go against the pressures of societal change and raise a child who does not feel entitled. Plus Zika …

Episode 285 Part 5 - How to Hire a Nanny, Baby on a Plane, Dirveless Uber

August 23rd, 2016


If you ever need a nanny you will need to download and save this segment because former nanny, Florence Ann Romano offers advice on all the steps and precautions you need to take before finally picking the right …

Episode 285 Part 4 - Recent Human Evolution, and Buh-Bye Jumbo Jets

August 23rd, 2016


Brooke Peterson reviews the strange and recent examples of human evolution. Plus, does Brooke scrape dangerously close to offending an entire race of …

Episode 285 Part 3 - Movie Reviews - War Dogs, Kubo, Ben Hur

August 23rd, 2016


Manny the Movie Guy visits to review Kubo and the Two Strings, Ben Hur, War Dogs, and a small movie that could very well yield an Oscar nomination or …

Episode 285 Part 2 - How to Raise a Brilliant Child

August 20th, 2016


Author Leeza Steindorf has a handle on the right amount of self-esteem while giving parents tips on how to nurture and cultivate your child’s …

Episode 285 Part 1 - Super Lice

August 20th, 2016


Getting lice is bad enough, but now 48 US states have SUPER LICE! Plus a way to make cows fart less, sure it might save the planet but how much will my steak cost? Science has figured out how to get vegans to eat meat. …

Episode 284 Part 6 - How to Conquer Phobias

August 19th, 2016


Neuro Linguistic Programming expert, Kalliope Barlis says a few quick steps can get you to release your phobia of snakes, spiders or whatever you are freaked out about. Plus Skylar Cuarisma meets the Human Fly in New …

Episode 284 Part 5 - Pokemon Go to Jail, Olympics Pain

August 18th, 2016


When you play Pokemon Go, beware of all the ways you could end up in court or even jail. Attorney Rogge Dunn reviews all the ways players can get …

Episode 284 Part 4 - I am Moving to Canada

August 17th, 2016


If my candidate doesn't win, I'm moving to Canada! Really? You said that? We talk with a former Canadian who wrote a book about life in the Great White North to find out what it's really like. Plus Malia Obama on Pot, …

Episode 284 Part 3 - Movie Reviews: Sausage Party, Petes Dragon, Florence Foster Jenkins

August 15th, 2016


Manny the Movie Guy reviews Sausage Party, Pete's Dragon and the new Meryl Streep movie, Florence Foster Jenkins. Guess which one he likes best? Plus …

Episode 284 Part 2 - How NOT to Raise a Mass Murderer

August 15th, 2016


Are we raising mass murderers? Parenting author Emily Slingluff answers that question, and it may come down to whether you picked up your baby when it cried. Plus, can you name the 7 countries in the world where the …

Episode 284 Part 1 - WASP Booty Call

August 14th, 2016


We open the show with the strange phenomenon that happens right after somebody is killed on a ride at an amusement park. Follow that with the white …

Episode 284 - Olympic Weirdness | Phobias | Pokemon Go to Jail

August 12th, 2016


Everybody is watching the Olympics, but not the way we do! Skylar Cuarisma and Emily Harlan join Phil Hulett to talk about the strange happenings in …

Episode 283 Part 6 - Fly Me

August 11th, 2016


Remember the good old days when flight attendants were called Stewardesses and they wore short skirts and go-go boots and scarves and funny hats? In …

Episode 283 Part 5 - Listen to This Before You Buy a Home Abroad

August 11th, 2016


If you fantasize about packing up your life and moving it to a tropical locale somewhere in the work, you need to listen to Real Estate Journalist …

Episode 283 Part 4 - That Can't Be Legal | Methane Bubbles | The Case for Travel to Brazil

August 10th, 2016


Gonzo Greg reports on a new coffee shop in England that offers a special kind of service that honestly cannot be legal, uh, can it? Millennial sex drive, or lack of. Kelly J has found one of the new wonders of the …

Episode 283 Part 3 - Suicide Squad Review

August 9th, 2016


"DC Boy" Manny the Movie Guy visits with his reviews of Suicide Squad and Nine Lives. Plus Gonzo Greg discusses what they're finding in the drugs kids are buying at electronic dance music festivals, begging the …

Episode 283 Part 1 - More Stuff You Can Catch in Brazil

August 7th, 2016


Never mind Zika, there’s a whole list of things you can catch in Brazil, and they all count diarrhea among their symptoms. Plus, the Rio Olympics …

Episode 282 Part 6 - Vodka Made from Fog | Build-a-Burger Fail | Bye-Bye VCR

July 28th, 2016


A distillery in Northern California called Hangar 1 made a small batch of Vodka out of San Francisco’s famous fog. How, you say? You’ll have to listen to what the Chief Distiller has to say on this podcast. Plus …

White House Gardens | Brain Shock | Work Fridge Food Theft Revenge

July 28th, 2016


Marta McDowell wrote the book, All The Presidents’ Gardens and talks about all the odd things that have grown and events that have been held at the various gardens on the White House grounds. We wonder if Mrs. Obama’s …

Episode 282 Part 4 -No Proof of Global Warming | Summer Travel Bargains | Super STD

July 27th, 2016


Without a doubt we’re pretty sure none of the examples Gonzo Greg offers of extreme heat on the planet point to anything warming up, right? While you’re cooking in the heat, why not take a vacation? Travel guy Gary …

Episode 282 Part 3 - Star Trek Beyond |Smart Stitches | Walking Trees

July 25th, 2016


Manny the Movie Guy reviews a packed weekend of new releases, including Star Trek Beyond, Ice Age: Collision Course, Lights Out, Absolutely Fabulous: …

Episode 282 Part 2 - Mid-Life Entrepreneurship | THC in the Water | Bite Massage

July 25th, 2016


Get ready for your next mid-life crisis. This time you’re not looking for a new girl or boyfriend, you’re looking for a new line of work. The Mid-Life entrepreneur Expert, Bill Seagraves explains to pros and cons of …

Episode 282 Part 1 - RNC Trivia | Pokemon Go Champion | Comic-Con 2016

July 24th, 2016


We don’t talk a lot of politics on this show, however co-host Gonzo Greg Spillane did find several unusual and funny factoids about the Republican …

Episode 282 - Comic-Con | Mid-Life Entrepreneurs | RNC Trivia

July 23rd, 2016


Bonus! As we are taking next week off, here’s a rare chance to listen to an entire show in one, 2-hour sitting. This episode features Gonzo Greg

Bryan Cranston Rules!

July 22nd, 2016


Manny the Movie Guy reviews Ghostbusters and the new Bryan Cranston movie, The Infiltrator. Guess which one he likes better! Plus what, dead God has happened to Mick Jagger? Skylar has earth-shattering news. A woman …

Fantasy Baseball Come True

July 21st, 2016


This one is for fantasy sports geeks! Imagine you can use your superior statistical skills to run the front office of a real, professional baseball team? That’s exactly what happened to Ben Lindbergh and he wrote a book …

Summer Diet Saboteurs

July 21st, 2016


Skylar Cuarisma reads of the Forbes top paid celebrities for 2016 and Phil Hulett counters with the most beautiful celebs according to science! Plus, …

Listen Like a Dog

July 19th, 2016


Phil interviews the “Dogtologist,” Jeff Lazarus, about his new book, Listen Like a Dog. We learn what there is to learn from dogs about life as a …

Talking to Kids About Terrorism

July 18th, 2016


Tough topic to tackle, but Page Olson, author of the forthcoming book, The Success Manifesto, explains how to talk to kids about events such as the …

Pokemon Go, What is in Your Poop? The Real Pooh

July 16th, 2016


It’s all about Pokemon Go as Phil Hulett and Skylar Cuarisma review all the latest issues with the spectacularly popular phone app…including people …

Secret Life of Pets Review

July 14th, 2016


Manny the Movie Guy reviews The Secret Life of Pets, but is that his number one pick for the week? Listen and find out. Plus Brooke Peterson reveals what your habits say about you. Kelly Bennett shocks everyone. We had …

Learn How to Negotiate | Militarized Rats | Stolen Pie

July 14th, 2016


Phil Hulett interviews one of the world’s foremost negotiators, Chris Voss who talks about his years in the FBI as the lead hostage negotiator. Kelly …

Medicinal Pot for Pops, Giant Hair Ball, Zika Vaccine

July 14th, 2016


It’s getting more and more common for the older generation to treat their ailments with medical marijuana. But they can’t always get what they need. …

Saggy Pants, Brexit Travel, Grease Fire

July 14th, 2016


Get on this, you small town in South Carolina. Go ahead and ban the public wearing of pants down around the bottom of the buttocks. Which small town …

Best and Worst Ways to Propose, Fido Clean My Teeth

July 11th, 2016


Interview with Dr. LeslieBeth Wish on the best and worst ways to propose. My Phil Hulett’s proposal wasn’t one of the best. It certainly was better …

Delete Your Digital Self, Injected False Memories, Buns in Space

July 10th, 2016


What if scientists could inject false memories into your brain? According to co-host, Brooke Peterson, scientists are doing this already. Hear the …

Manny Laments Lack of Loin Cloth, Lucky Luck

July 7th, 2016


Manny the Movie Guy has a bone to pick with the new Tarzan movie and it has to do with wardrobe choices. We’ll leave this to your imagination until you hear Manny’s review of “The Legend of Tarzan.” He also reviews The …

Shop and Home Ec, Top Patriotic Songs

July 6th, 2016


Since schools, for whatever silly reason, stopped providing shop classes and home ec, boys and girls have become adults who are lacking a ton of …

Nathans Famous, Scarlett Johansson, Johnny Manziel

July 5th, 2016


We start off this segment with this topic: Scarlett Johansson’s gross. Emily Harlan explains what that means and she digs into Chipotle’s latest attempt to bring you back to take a chance on their burritos. Dale Lopes

Holiday Safety, Ice in Your Pants, Old Man Phelps

July 4th, 2016


National Safety Expert, The Honorable Nancy Steorts talks about how NOT to blow your hand clean off on July 4th, and other common sense ways to keep …

Sexy Wedding Dresses

July 4th, 2016


Fashion designer, Rani St. Pucchi, famous for designing the wedding dress for the character, “Phoebe” on the hit TV show “Friends,”  explains …

Money for Nothing, Kids or No Kids

July 3rd, 2016


We have a first-timer on the show. Emily Harlan is the Outlander expert from Afterbuzz TV and she led off with a baseball player, maybe you remember him…Bobby Bonilla. He hasn’t played baseball for a long, long time, …

Independence Day / Secret Starbucks / Stadium Food

June 30th, 2016


We’re under attack!…again by angry aliens. Manny the Movie Guy reviews the sequel to Independence Day. Plus Phil Hulett clues us in on yet another …

Smokin Meat / Super Racist Guy / Dinner

June 30th, 2016


It’s time to smoke some meat with the host of Project Smoke and the author of the book of the same name, teaches Phil HulettGonzo Greg and Kelly J

Self-Driving Ethical Conundrum, Aging as Sport

June 28th, 2016


You’ve heard them before…the ethical conundrums like, who would you rescue from the pool if they were drowning, a stranger, or your dog? Well the …

Evil App, Cool Summer Vacations, Walking on Coals

June 27th, 2016


If you like spoilers, then you love our show…but there’s an evil app out there that will ruin the life of your fellow Game of Thrones fans. Plus, travel guy, Gary Warner visits with some travel destinations that will …

Dr Claudia Six on Erotic Integrity

June 26th, 2016


Are you getting everything you want in bed? If not, do you know how to ask for it, or are you afraid to ask? Clinical Sexologist, Dr. Claudia Six

Brexit, Ticketmaster, Pick-up Lines

June 25th, 2016


Today is the day England voted to leave the European Union, also known as “Brexit.” Kiss your investment portfolio goodbye. Co-Host Gonzo Greg …

Finding Dory, Meatloaf, Public Bathrooms

June 22nd, 2016


Manny the Movie Guy reviews Finding Dory and Central Intelligence. What does it sound like when Meatloaf hits the floor? Strange stuff people have seen in public restrooms. And just in time for Father’s Day 2017, the …

Episode 277 Part 5 - Camping / Best Butt Award / Charlie Sheen in Your Bed

June 22nd, 2016


For the 100th Anniversary of the National Parks system in the United States, Author and camping enthusiast, Dan White talks about his book, “Under the Stars, How America Fell in Love with Camping.” Plus hear the …

Episode 277 Part 4 - Lack of Wisdom Teeth / Avocados for Music / Dad as Superhero

June 22nd, 2016


Where’s the wisdom in having your teeth removed? Phil Hulett ponders the significance of a full set of crab-crackers. Skylar Cuarisma makes a …

Episode 277 Part 3 - To Emoji or Not / Playlist for Fishing

June 21st, 2016


Communication consultant Leslie Shore joins Phil HulettSkylar Cuarisma and Dale Lopes to discuss the pros, cons and societal trends of using …

Surviving an Active Shooter Situation / NBA Finals

June 19th, 2016


Dr. Joe Alton, AKA, “Dr. Bones” offers tips on how to survive an active shooter situation at work, school, or in an open space, like a shopping mall. …

Episode 277 Part 1 - Teen Sex / Muscle Beard / Celebrity Plastic Surgery

June 19th, 2016


Dale Lopes uncovers the latest trends in teenage sexual activity. Phil Hulett explains how to turn muscle beard into free dessert. Skylar Cuarisma

Episode 276 Part 6 - Love for Ron Perlman / El Nino was a Bust / Caught at Work

June 15th, 2016


Manny the Movie Guy visits with his reviews of The Conjuring 2, Now You See Me 2, and Warcraft. Plus Manny has some interesting words for typecast actor Ron Perlman. Gonzo Greg says goodbye and good riddance to El Nino …

Episode 276 Part 5 - Roadside Attractions / ABR / Under the Cap

June 14th, 2016


Phil Hulett and Gonzo Greg Spillane take a moment to contemplate David Letterman’s neck beard. Then Nat Geo Kids Books author, Kitson Jazynka offers …

Episode 276 Part 4 - I Almost Died at Summer Camp / How to Beat the Summer Brain Drain

June 13th, 2016


Phil’s co-host Gonzo Greg Spillane talks about how much he hated summer camp when he was a kid. This prompted Phil to recall his greatest memory of summer day camp while a member of the Webelos. It was the time when …

Episode 276 Part 3 - Planes, Trains and Automobiles / Twitter Attack

June 13th, 2016


Travel Guy Gary Warner pops in with his shirt un-tucked to compare the three modes of travel, trains, planes and automobiles. Plus Gonzo Greg explains why is it extremely important for you to change your Twitter …

Episode 276 Part 2 - Preventing Alheimer’s / How to Rip Off the Apple Store

June 11th, 2016


Author and researcher Michael Morgan pays a visit to claim there is a promising breakthrough that could prevent if not reverse Alzheimer’s Disease in …

Episode 276 Part 1 - Roadside Asset Forfeiture / GPS Blockage / No More Dabbing

June 11th, 2016


There’s a Highway Patrol force in one US State that apparently cannot wait to be taken to court. These troopers can pull you over, ask for your debit …

Episode 275 Part 6 - Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles / Racist Math Test for Kids

June 10th, 2016


Manny the Movie Guy reviews Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Me Before You and Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping. Plus Phil Hulett reviews the list of …

Episode 275 Part 4 - Social Media Poisons Kids / Deadly Beauty Products

June 7th, 2016


Ms. California 2014, Sande Charles co-hosts and she climbs right up onto that proverbial soap box and rails against the people who use social media in a way which corrupts children. You need to hear what she has to say …

Episode 275 Part 3 - Competitive Stair Climbing / Arguing Against Instant Replay in Sports

June 6th, 2016


Here’s a sport you can do, in fact, even Phil Hulett can do…competitive stair climbing. Find out what that is and why so many people are starting to …

Episode 275 Part 1 - Bionic Hand / What Killed Prince / Teacher Sex Double Standard

June 5th, 2016


2014 Ms. California, Sande Charles and Sports Talk host Dale Lopes join Phil Hulett in the studio for this episode in which Sande introduces us to …

Episode 274 Part 6 - X-Men Apocalypse / Las Vegas Raiders

June 2nd, 2016


Manny the Movie Guy pays a visit to review the biggest movie of the year this week, Marvel’s X-Men Apocalypse. Plus Dale Lopes digs into the latest …

Episode 274 Part 5 - eSports / Robot Parking Garage

June 2nd, 2016


Phil and the friends are amazed at how big this sub-category of competitive sports has become. Video Gaming mogul, championship team owner, YouTube …

Episode 274 Part 4 - Stanley Cup Final Analysis / Waterless Car Wash

June 1st, 2016


Los Angeles Times sports columnist, Helene Elliott joins Phil, Skylar and Dale for a little chat about the National Hockey League’s Stanley Cup Final …

Episode 274 Part 3 - Most Powerful US Memorials / 4-Point Shot / This Country Cannot Spell

May 31st, 2016


For Memorial Day weekend, our travel guy, Gary Warner discusses the 3 most powerful U.S. Memorials to visit. Can you guess any of the three? Plus …

Episode 274 Part 2 - Brazil After the Olympics / Hillary on UFOs / Indy 500

May 30th, 2016


Considering Zika Virus, political upheaval and the chaos of white elephant construction, Economics professor, Joseph P. Fuhr speculates on how bad …

Episode 274 Part 1 - Victoria’s Secret Catalog / What’s in Your Burger / If You Got Permission

May 30th, 2016


The magazine rack in your bathroom is about to go through withdrawals. Victoria’s Secret please say it isn’t so! Skylar Cuarisma has the dirt on your favorite undie mag. Dale Lopes is the life of the party when he …

Angry Birds Movie, No More 3-Pointers, Post Game Kids

May 27th, 2016


Did the Angry Birds Movie come out too late to be a blockbuster? Manny the Movie Guy has a strong opinion about this movie and you do not want to miss his surprising pick of the week. Dale Lopes is in the studio with 

What You Eat Defines You, Childhood Chronic Diseases on the Rise

May 26th, 2016


Prepared to be Devoured by Culinary Expert Sophie Egan. Her book, “Devoured,” discovers what the food you eat says about you. Dr. Daliah Wachs

Earpiece Translator, Honey Mead, Mike Trout

May 25th, 2016


You’ve used that translator app on your phone for ever, right? Now there’s an earpiece which listens to the language the person right in front of you …

So Many Planets There Must Be Life, Runnin on Renewables, Fast Food Kiosks

May 24th, 2016


NASA Expert Rod Pyle talks about the preponderance of new planets being discovered and ponders how much more likely it is that there is a life-sustaining orb out there in space. Let’s give credit where credit is due…the …

Dying You Need a Will, Controlling Your Metabolism, The Bluetooth Tampon

May 22nd, 2016


Estate Planning Attorney, Sam Long explains, regardless of size, wills are vital if you don’t want to leave your beneficiaries in a world of hurt. Dale Lopes describes a new blood test that can accurately define your …

Fecal Bank, Sex Roulette, Please God Don’t Take Vin Scully

May 22nd, 2016


Plenty of sex in the first bit-sized chunk of episode 273. You’ve heard of Russian Roulette, right? You will not believe what Sex Roulette is. Thanks 

Episode 272 Part 6 - iTunes Sans Downloads / Shrimp Daddy / Can You Hear Me Now

May 19th, 2016


Part six of the Friday the 13th Show features a spirited conversation between Gonzo Greg and Phil Hulett over Apple Music, iTunes and changes over at …

Episode 272 Part 5 - Killer Subaru / So Old She is Dead / Job Hunting 101

May 19th, 2016


In part 5 of episode 272, Friday the 13th Show, and Phil Hulett makes sure everyone knows if they drive a certain model of car, they are going to …

Episode 272 Part 4 - Sexy GPS Babe / Your Ex on Facebook / Money Monsters

May 18th, 2016


In part 4 of episode 272 we explore what that sexy voice inside your GPS does to you when you are all alone in your car on that lonely road of loserness. The top reasons why most people track down their ex on Facebook. …

Episode 272 Part 3 - Superstition Travel / TV Cancellations / Miss Piggy Rage

May 17th, 2016


In this chunk of the Friday the 13th Show, travel guy, Gary Warner riffs on the mythology of the day and directs our attention to some of the more …

Episode 272 Part 2 - Giant Butt / Teen Girls Genital Plastic Surgery / Facebook Death / Trump PR / Space Jam 2 Fail

May 15th, 2016


Hey, if it’s considered art, I guess an 18 foot tall man’s ass is worth paying to see in a museum. Maybe you agree? Researchers have found a troubling byproduct of the preponderance of porn in our society, teen girls …

Episode 272 Part 1 - Friday the 13th / Google Car Update / Sharon and Ozzy

May 14th, 2016


This is Phil Hulett’s first attempt at segmenting full-length shows into bite-sized chunks. In this first of 6 chunks from episode 272, Phil and …

Prom Sex

May 6th, 2016


Does everyone really have sex on prom night? We have the definitive answer on this episode of Phil Hulett and FriendsDr. Roberta Kline returns to …

What Would Buddha Do?

April 29th, 2016


If you ever wondered why Buddha is always depicted as smiling and happy, we now know why. The author of the book, “Unlocking Siddhartha’s Brain” joins us to discuss the Buddha and the scientific importance of …

Earth Day Fun

April 22nd, 2016


In tribute to our mother earth, we sought out stories and guests to amplify a message of conservation and environmentalism…accent on the “mental.” Phil offered a quick list of the top Earth Day pick up lines. Gonzo Greg …

Chris Martin is Dead to Me

April 15th, 2016


Those are harsh words, but you will understand why Phil Hulett said that when you hear Chris Martin’s big announcement. Nonetheless it was a great …

Med School for Kids

April 8th, 2016


There’s a middle school in California prepping kids to go into the health profession. But do they get to use a scalpel? Hear from one of the grown up …

The Scientific Truth About Size

April 1st, 2016


On this April Fools Day, we get a definitive answer on penis size from a PhD in Sexology. We didn’t know they offered that, but Dr. Claudia Six

The Tough to Pick a Headline Episode

March 25th, 2016


So much to chose from but we could get in trouble so quickly. For instance, does “Vaginal Seeding” sound good for a headline? Dr. Kathi Fry tells us …

Gambling within the Madness

March 18th, 2016


As you fill out your NCAA Basketball Championship bracket, think about this: some of the college players have big money riding on the final score of …

Tattoo Redemption

March 11th, 2016


What a show today! Tattoo artist Skinderella visited the LA Radio Studio to talk about her children’s book, “Mommy, Where Do Tattoos Come From?” as …

You Want to Tax My What?

March 4th, 2016


Women are fighting back in New York state over what is, perhaps the most sexist tax in the country. We talk about it on today’s show. Plus Dr. Janet Lintala makes a case for screening all babies for autism. Manny the …

Going Extra Large on Oscar

February 26th, 2016


Its Oscar weekend and as such we’re going EXTRA LARGE with Manny the Movie Guy. He offers up his picks in every category of the 88th Academy Awards

You Did What? Where?

February 19th, 2016


It’s one of those odd, but not so rare moments, when somebody on Phil Hulett and Friends reveals a deep dark secret. On this episode, Gonzo Greg

Valentine’s Mayhem

February 12th, 2016


This episode of Phil Hulett and Friends was, in the planning stages, was steeped in well intentions. In execution, it was fraught with danger. Listen …

Big Game Big Show

February 5th, 2016


The “big game” is a happening this weekend, and we call it that because the NFL doesn’t want us to say Super Bowl unless we…OOPS. Nonetheless, we have plenty of info to help you enjoy the game and your party, plus the …

Mammo Madness

January 23rd, 2016


On today’s episode of Phil Hulett and Friends, Dr. George Flinn explained why the Government’s mammogram guideline is a bad idea, and he urged women …

Phil’s Birthday Show

January 15th, 2016


To celebrate the occasion of Phil Hulett’s birthday, another edition of Phil Hulett and Friends is in the books. Featured today include: Tom Scarda

Getting Fired…Up…about Retiring Comfortably

January 7th, 2016


There’s always the Powerball which as of today offers a jackpot of $750 million, but Financial Advisor extraordinaire, Roger Friedman explains how to start planning your retirement, even if you are getting close to …

Rams, Raiders, Chargers, Oh My!

January 5th, 2016


It’s our first show of 2016 and we spared no expense to bring you information you can use in your daily life, like how to run away from, hide from and confront a terrorist in a shopping mall. Or how about this? An …

End of Year Round-Up 2015

December 30th, 2015


Phil Hulett reviews the top showbiz stories of the year as well as the top stupid news items and 20 stupid criminals of 2015. Star Wars: The Force …

Star Wars, Taxes and Annoying Relatives

December 18th, 2015


It’s hard to avoid all the buzz about the new Star Wars movie. Manny the Movie Guy reviews “The Force Awakens” as well as Sisters and The Hateful 8.” …

Aliens, El Nino and Santa Airlines

December 15th, 2015


Ron Felber makes a return visit to follow up on the story of a couple who tell a very believable story about alien abduction. Not only does Ron …

Antecubital Fossa

December 10th, 2015


Antecubital what? You don’t even know what that is, do you? Well, you should be sneezing into it. Dr. Michael Z. Kurtz tells you what you need to …

Concussions and Hot Nannies

December 9th, 2015


Is it time to change our thinking about youth sports? A concussion expert explains why he believes now is the time, and he prescribes the best method for recovering from a concussion. Plus, former nanny, Florence Ann …

Greenhouse Diamonds

December 4th, 2015


They are just like real diamonds, oh wait, they ARE real diamonds, but rather than the million years it takes the earth to create them, science has figured out how to make them in a diamond greenhouse 10 weeks…and the …

Cars, Currency and Teenage Daughters

December 1st, 2015


Yes it’s that time of year when you hope to put a big red bow on the roof of a shiny new car and make this the best Christmas ever for a loved one. That’s why Phil and the friends, (Gonzo Greg Spillane and Skylar …

Black Friday, Wine and Blonde Fruit Flies

November 25th, 2015


Today’s topics are all over the place on Phil Hulett and Friends. A college student figures out how to alter the gene make-up and traits of an entire …

Engorged with Turkey

November 19th, 2015


We were so ready to eat turkey and all the fixings to our heart’s delight, provided our heart keeps pumping, on Thanksgiving…until today. The lovely and very intelligent Dr. Kyra Bobinet explained how we can trick our …

Paris, Antibiotics and the Politics of Love

November 17th, 2015


With everybody cancelling their European travel plans because of the terror attacks in Paris this past Friday, is now actually a great time to visit Paris? Our travel guy gives an excellent historical perspective on …

Relationship Deal Breakers and Franchises

November 13th, 2015


Among today’s topics on Phil Hulett and Friends, is buying a franchise a good idea? An expert looks at the pros and cons and just how inexpensive it …

Honoring Soldiers and the their Family

November 11th, 2015


On this, the day before Veteran’s Day in America, we get the perspective of an Army wife and how different the holiday is for her family and what …

Couch Surfing and Faking Sports Knowledge

November 5th, 2015


AirBnB is in the news this week after San Francisco voters shot down a move to put the screws to average folk renting out rooms to international …

Is the 4th Amendment Dead?

November 3rd, 2015


Last week the U.S. Senate passed the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA) and civil libertarians are up in arms. The National Chair of 

Ghost Stories

October 29th, 2015


Scary stuff today. We hear a bunch of ghost stories from a clairvoyant and from a science writer. But what may be more shocking is the ghost stories …

Pro Teams Corrupted by Daily Fantasy Games

October 28th, 2015


With companies like Fan Duel and Draft Kings growing in popularity, the sponsorship money is irresistible for professional sports franchises. But how …

All By Myself

October 22nd, 2015


It’s a Phil Hulett and Friends first! Phil does the show solo (all by himself). There’s no shortage of subject matter today: Khloe and Lamar call off …

Grease Guns for Girls

October 21st, 2015


On today’s episode of Phil Hulett and Friends, Brooke Peterson and Phil get a tips on car repairs from Rachel De Barros better known as the Gearhead …

Love Your Boss

October 16th, 2015


October 16 is National Bosses Day. Are you friends with your boss? Do you have the boss from hell? Dr. Kevin Mays offers tips you can use to get a head without brown-nosing. Jane Fonda did what with Michael Jackson? 

Pumpkin Spice Mac n Cheese

October 13th, 2015


Everything has pumpkin spice flavor this time of year…beer, latte, even mac n cheese! The “Bikini Boss”  tells us how to eat pumpkin spice to our hearts delight without guilt. Plus Matt and Debra Trusela give us some of …

Alien Abduction

October 8th, 2015


On this episode of Phil Hulett and Friends you will hear one of the most compelling and believable stories of alien abduction you will ever hear. …

Oktoberfest 2015

October 6th, 2015


It’s that time of year when we celebrate beer….more than all those other times when we celebrate beer! Beer expert John Vireve visits with some Oktoberfest beers for the friends to sample. We learn the history of the …

Toxic Jerky Treats

October 1st, 2015


“I hope those jerky treats are made in America.” So do we, but Phil isn’t so sure. That was a quote from “Petrendologist,” Charlotte Reed. Plus Manny …

Bowling on Mars

September 29th, 2015


Liquid water was discovered on Mars. How long before signs of life, like the ruins of a shopping mall or a bowling alley turn up? It’s a reasonable question, right? Maybe not, but a NASA expert sets us straight in this …

The Plague

September 25th, 2015


This time it’s the Bubonic Plague we have to worry about. Dr. Michael Z. Kurtz explains why there’s nothing we can do to stop it and you’d better get t a doctor fast if you get it. Plus a surprising answer to the …

Signs of the Apocalypse

September 22nd, 2015


Here are a few: the tetrad of blood moons, The Pope is addressing Congress, prisoners are on Yelp complaining about steak and beer, and the Muppets have a new TV show. Plus an attorney talks about what has to be done at …

Your Dentist Sucks

September 17th, 2015


Clearly yours does. We say this because of the dentist we spoke to on today’s episode. Dr. Zeines not only checks you for cancer, he has a pretty good sense of humor. Plus you’ll hear from Manny the Movie Guy on just …

Weed Money

September 15th, 2015


Chris Martin returns to the line-up today. He and Ted “Thrashpie” Prichard learn all about investing in marijuana stocks with the Wolf of Weedstreet. …

The Truth About Women

September 11th, 2015


We want the truth. You can’t handle the truth! OK, fine, then don’t listen to this episode of Phil Hulett and Friends in which Phil and Ted …

What Could Go Wrong?

September 9th, 2015


Scientists have decided to reanimate a prehistoric virus. What could go wrong? On today’s show, Phil Hulett is joined in the studio by Brooke Peterson

We Are Doomed

September 4th, 2015


That is the conclusion reached for today’s show after reviewing the latest SAT Scores, the state of college campus safety, caffeine addiction, death …

Dog Days of Summer

September 2nd, 2015


If you want to know how bad things are going, ask your dog. The Radio Pet Lady explains why dogs get depressed this time of year. Plus how do you plan a vacation around the hyped Godzilla El Niño? Ask our travel guy. …

Uber El Niño

August 28th, 2015


It’s coming. An El Niño so big, Phil Hulett calls it ultra, mega, uber El Niño, HD. Listen to what one of the world’s foremost experts on El Niño has …

Back to School

August 26th, 2015


Yup, we learnt a thing or two on today’s episode of Phil Hulett and Friends. Creativity is locked inside us and author, Barnet Bain gives us tips on …

Cheaters and Meat Eaters

August 21st, 2015


Guess who had account with the cheaters website, We reveal the names, the stats and the preferences. Plus The Paleo Cardiologist

Hot Sun - Cold Beer

August 19th, 2015


The sun is getting hotter and so is the show. Reference Phil’s and Ted Prichard’s comments about Jessica Alba. But, further to the sun, listen to an expert’s interesting, scientific take on global warming and the ozone …

Skinny Jeans and Dummies

August 13th, 2015


Yes, we’re churning them out here in America: Skinny jeans and dummies. Sounds like the name of a new band…maybe Johnny Depp knows what we mean. If you listen to this episode, you will. Here’s a quick rundown of the …

Fried Food, Ice Cream and Beer

August 12th, 2015


You’ll feel a lot healthier after listening to today’s episode of Phil Hulett and Friends. Skylar Cuarisma and Ted Prichard co-host. Skylar notes …

El Episodio Chupacabra

August 4th, 2015


Today we speak with a monster hunter who has taken several trips trying to find the elusive Chupacabra. Plus can beer and whiskey help you live a longer life? Why can’t Americans respect and appreciate stuff, like a …

Brain-Eating Amoeba!

July 29th, 2015


What a show! Here’s a quick rundown of topics, Brain-Eating Amoeba in tap water! Could Los Angeles still host the 2024 Summer Olympics? How to teach …

Ice Cream Dreams

July 23rd, 2015


July is national ice cream month and we make good on that celebration today when the founder of Creamology visits to explain the latest trend in …

What a minute, what?

July 21st, 2015


First we learn during the “Is America Ready for a Gay President?” segment, that Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel are most likely gay, then we learn that members of N’Sync and Backstreet Boys will die horrific deaths …

America the Good and the Bad

July 16th, 2015


On this episode of Phil Hulett and Friends we have ample examples of both good and bad behavior. There’s Caitlyn Jenner’s Arthur Ashe Courage Award …

Pluto, PreNups, and Heroin

July 15th, 2015


What’s all the excitement over Pluto about? Gonzo Greg co-hosts this episode asks the same question in his anti-plutonian rant. We learn why …

The Lots of Wives Edition

July 10th, 2015


Today we speak with a polygamy advocate who says the Supreme Court’s decision on same-sex marriage opens the door to legalized polygamy. What do you …

Sharks, Needles and Drills

July 8th, 2015


Many of the things you are frightened of are wrapped up into this episode of Phil Hulett and Friends. Learn what to do if you encounter a shark from …

America the Beautiful

July 2nd, 2015


We’re headed into the 4th of July weekend and to celebrate, we show you how to superimpose the American Flag on your social media profile photo, and …

Dog Worship, UFO’s and Hot Dogs

June 30th, 2015


On this episode of Phil Hulett and Friends the founder of the new religion, Dogtology joins us in studio with he “brother” Teddy the poodle. NASA

The Naked Joy Ride

June 25th, 2015


Don’t worry, we kept our clothes on. In fact most of us keep ours on when we go for a joy ride…but not this couple. You’ll hear about them. Plus, after 44 years doing movie reviews on television, David Sheehan pops in …

Kids Love Poop

June 24th, 2015


It’s true! Just ask Disney. They are feeding animal poop to children in Orlando! That is just one of the many stories covered in today’s episode of …

Music, Killjoys and Throttling

June 18th, 2015


What, you say?  In this episode of Phil Hulett and Friends the guy who played Jimmy Olson on Smallville is now a bad ass bounty hunter in space on …

Dinosaurs, Wife Skills and Hyperloop

June 11th, 2015


Jurassic World gets an honest review from Manny the Movie Guy. Phil interviews author, and Intimacy Expert, Laura Boyle who describes the mistakes new brides make and the “skills” required to keep a man. Tech Dude, …

Hillary, Baking with Cannabis and Hurricane Cruise Season

June 9th, 2015


What can you learn from the body language and facial expressions of a presidential candidate? Professor Carl Christman reveals the surprising results …

Guess What’s on your Toothbrush?

June 4th, 2015


You’ll have to listen halfway into this episode, but, warning, it definitely not pleasant to hear what researchers found on a majority of toothbrushes. We talked about other stuff, like how to beat the spring time …

Stanley Cup Final, Breast Feed Shaming and the French

June 2nd, 2015


A lady not-so-discreetly breastfeeds her baby at a TGI Fridays. Customer is abhorred, so he takes a picture and without permission posts to Facebook. Breast-feeding shaming. Discuss among yourselves, or listen to Phil …

Turnt up with Hot Dogs and Shrimp

May 28th, 2015


Is that what the kids call it, “turnt up?” Our guest co-host Gonzo Greg Spillane disputes the science that says you can get hammers and gorge on fast food and still be productive at the work the next day. Speaking of …


May 26th, 2015


Which way are interest rates headed? Should you refinance your home now or wait? What about new rules that affect reporting and documentation? Jeff …

Women and Whiskey

May 21st, 2015


On today’s episode we explored the tastes of female whiskey drinkers with the founder of the San Francisco Women of Whiskey Group. Plus Manny the …

Dancing Dead Kitties

May 14th, 2015


It’s too delicious a headline, isn’t it? The reigning Ms. California United States, Sande Charles, visited as co-host and introduced us to the 

Stress, Money and Sex

May 13th, 2015


We’ve pretty much covered the spectrum of subject matter on this show, right? Learn how to turn stress into a good thing with Kelly McGonigal, PhD. …

Survivor, Tom Brady and Rap vs Beatles

May 7th, 2015


If you are a big fan of the CBS reality TV show, Survivor, you know the show might be ruined forever because of something that happened this week. Listen to the discussion. Plus Tom Brady is in trouble now that the NFL …

Live Music and Beer Shots

May 5th, 2015


It’s a first on Phil Hulett and Friends, live music in the studio! Ali Spagnola quit her cushy job at a video game company to tour the world singing …

Avengers, Yoga Pants and Stanley Cup

April 30th, 2015


The biggest box office draw of the year opens at midnight, and Manny the Movie Guy  has all kinds of issues with it. While talking about the sexualized images of women on social media Erin Myers is shocked to find out …

Fracking, PMS and Sex with Your Dead Husband

April 28th, 2015


The subject matter on this episode is all over the board. A Geophysicist looks at fracking and earthquakes, our travel guy talks trash about airports, a real estate expert gives tips on buying and selling in the spring …

Blow Your Stack!

April 21st, 2015


Today we explore just how likely it is that entire cities along the west coast of the United States could be buried under molten lava. In happier …

Jesus Christ!

April 16th, 2015


That’s right, padre. We’ve got Jesus Christ on the show today. Juan Pablo di Pace plays a hunky Son of God on the NBC Mini-Series, “A.D. The Bible Continues” and he graces the show with his countenance. Plus Manny the …

Drone Stalkers and Seedy Motels

April 14th, 2015


Who is going to keep some kid down the road from buzzing your bedroom window with a drone? Listen to this episode to find out. Tell your kid good …

Wanna Know How Mad Men Ends?

April 9th, 2015


Phil asks the co-producer of Mad Men if he knows how the show will end when the series finale airs. You will be surprised by the answer. Plus Josh Weltman talks about what it takes to seduce somebody like Don Draper …

Is Wearable Tech Causing Cancer?

April 7th, 2015


You’ll hear from Dr. Mitch Gaynor who raises significant concern about digital devices and their cancer risk. He says the jury is still out on the …

Paris Hilton Makes HOW Much Money?

April 2nd, 2015


Paris Hilton makes billions of dollars selling stuff like perfume and clothing…which makes us ponder the gravity of this and how beloved she is to …

The Potty Mouth Edition

March 31st, 2015


Settle down! We talk about bathrooms with a guy who quite possibly is the only “bathroom photographer” in the world. We ask why are bathrooms …

Women be Like, What is this Show?

March 26th, 2015


There’s a decidedly absent female voice on today’s program. Erin Myers takes a personal day leaving duties to Phil Hulett and Chris Martin who chose …

Dreams, Bad Texting and K-Cups

March 24th, 2015


On today’s episode we learn what our dreams mean and how to harness that creativity to enhance our lives. The trick is remembering those dreams. Dream expert Justina Lasley explains how to do it. If you lack the grammar …

Cancer-Fighting Nanobots

March 19th, 2015


What a breakthrough in science! Tiny robots made of DNA enter your blood stream and destroy cancer cells. Sounds like science fiction but it’s been …

St Paddy’s Day, Eat More Fat, Bracket Time

March 18th, 2015


It’s an episode packed with goodness. Today Americans get their drink on in honor of a guy who died 1,583 years ago on either March 8th or 9th. Listen to find out why we celebrate on the 17th. Plus you hear from a …

This Episode Powered by Palcohol

March 12th, 2015


After all the outrage over the invention of powdered alcohol, Palcohol has been approved by the Feds and will hit stores soon for kids to put in …

The Lisa May Episode

March 10th, 2015


Listen to this episode of Phil Hulett and Friends to hear what Lisa May is willing to say about her sudden departure from Los Angeles radio station …

Rats, Monkey Brains and Flesh-Eating Deer

March 6th, 2015


Today’s episode will test your adventurer’s spirit. An author who’s traveled to every country in the world describes the places he’s seen, the women he’s loved and the food he’s eaten…not to mention his brushes with …

Spring Training, Sleep Disorders and Relationship Hell

March 4th, 2015


We’re covering everything today with Ms. California United State Sande Charles checking in from Scottsdale, Arizona with a baseball training camp …

Lions, Tigers and Net Neutrality, Oh My

February 27th, 2015


Today is Net Neutrality Day. The FCC approved it and you don’t even know what it is, you just know you don’t like it. At least, that’s what the polls …

Pack up the Kids, We’re Moving to Mars

February 25th, 2015


Imagine you’ve had it with life here on Earth, so you decide to high-tail it to MARS! That’s exactly what one 27 year old Long Beach, CA woman ill …

Skip the Sales Guy, Oscar Picks and Detroit

February 20th, 2015


Hang up the plaid sport coat, bud. We’re listening to Phil Hulett and Friends and learning how to buy a car without your greasy sales techniques. Get …

Islamic State, Fat Tuesday and Booty

February 18th, 2015


Yes, we know…but this show is nothing if not steeped in variety. Today we felt it important to learn more about the brutal terror group, Islamic State (or ISIS or ISIL or whatever they are called). We learn a lot from …

Heart-Shaped Box of Snickers

February 13th, 2015


Guys, we found the perfect gift for Valentines Day. Never mind the flowers and the fancy chocolates, chances are your girl loves Red Vines or Twix …

Taxes, Love Letters and Spring Break

February 11th, 2015


It’s that time of year when you have to do your taxes, you focus on your better half for Valentines Day, and the kids head off to party town for spring break. On today’s show all three topics are delved into with the …

Mila, Measles and Robot Room Service

February 6th, 2015


I think we all suspected Mila Kunis was the Queen of the Universe. Manny the Movie Guy confirmed it in his review of her new movie Jupiter Ascending. Put it this way, Manny’s pick of the weekend of the Sponge Bob movie. …

Safe Dating and Driving in a Driverless World

February 3rd, 2015


The dating scene is rough these days. Some would say it’s unsafe. Now you can investigate your date. Expert Mary Coder explains how to do all sorts …

Super Bowl of Chips

January 30th, 2015


We love eating the chips and the dip this weekend when we watch the big game. What are you serving at your Super Bowl party and who’s going to win the game? Chris Martin has the latest odds from humans and robots, plus …

TV Burger Babe, J-Lo and the Holographic Helmet

January 23rd, 2015


Everybody is talking about this year’s Carl’s Jr.’s Super Bowl ad and the practically naked babe in it. People are outraged or overjoyed, but it doesn’t matter, the burger chain is getting a ton of free …

Stop Breeding Like Bunnies! And Other Memorable Quotes

January 21st, 2015


The quote in the title is loosely attributed to Pope Francis, but today the show is full of potent quotables and other enlightening if not unexpected …

Oscar, Eats and Tubes

January 16th, 2015


The title of this episode makes absolutely no sense, right? Let us explain. Today the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences reveals it’s Oscar …

Estrogen Takeover!

January 14th, 2015


In a PHAF phirst, there are 2 women and 2 men at the friends’ table. Erin Myers and Brooke Peterson hail for team estrogen, while Phil Hulett and …

CES, Foie Gras and Broken Resolutions

January 9th, 2015


Big CES news this week including the new and more expensive consumer Drones that will soon be hovering over your private backyard party soon, and something called the “belfie stick.” Plus California un-bans foie gras, …

Guitars, GRIT and Vegas

January 7th, 2015


Guitar playing will get you far in life, so that’s why we speak to an actual guitar god, Paul Gilbert about how he teaches YOU to play guitar. Our …

Life Changes for Jay Campadonia

December 31st, 2014


A couple of bombshells on the show today concerning Jay Campadonia. One involves his love life, the other his radio career. Listen to today’s episode …

Hot Christmas, Jacking Cars and Unemployable People

December 24th, 2014


It’s Christmas time! Why not get away from the snow, put on your bikini or your board shorts, and hit the beach? Our travel guy walks you through his version of a HOT Christmas. You also hear about some of the stupidest …

Hackers, The Interview, and sing with us now…Tase the Monkey

December 19th, 2014


Now you can’t get that song out of your head, right? Good. Sony announced it will not play the movie The Interview anywhere…we react and get a review of the movie from Manny the Movie Guy. Our Tech Dude, Jeremy …

Gardening, Languages and Scarlett Johannson’s Thighs

December 17th, 2014


Nothing like the holidays, right? That’s why we talked December gardening with Nick Federoff, why it’s important to speak at least one additional …

Naked Bacon Mango Storm

December 12th, 2014


As one of the largest, wettest storms bears down on California, the Friends are all over the news of the day, including controversial sex ed for …

It’s Fun to Say Flirty Pizza Port-a-Potty

December 10th, 2014


We never say that during the show, but we should have because all three words come up in conversation. Plus how much money is Grumpy Cat making and …

Toys, Robots and Automobiles

December 5th, 2014


Today we talk about America’s love affair with automobiles…is it over? Brian LaForest thinks not. Hear what he has to say, plus Page Olson says your child will do a lot better with PVC pipe than if you got him or her …

The Soaking Wet Stupid Smelly Edition

December 3rd, 2014


Torrential rain today in Southern California and the precipitation is having an effect on “The Friends.” The head of describes a host of …

Ferguson, Malaria and a Low-Carb Thanksgiving

November 26th, 2014


We’re all over the map today as 2,200 National Guard troops are deployed to Ferguson, Missouri after a grand jury’s decision not to convict a white …

We Were NOT Mocking Jay

November 21st, 2014


Do you even know what a mockingjay is? It’s from that new movie, The Incredible Adventures of Mockingjay, Pt 1 we think. Manny the Movie Guy sets us straight on that. Plus Kelly and Sierra from MTV’s “Slednecks” join us …

Drives, Deserts, and Divorce

November 19th, 2014


Does it sound counter-intuitive to plan for your divorce before you get married? Tanii Carr explains why it strengthens your love bond. Kelley Blue Book is out with it’s Best Buy awards for the 2015 model year, you hear …

Mumps, Movies and Celebrity Poop

November 14th, 2014


Just an odd show today all around…from turkeys on the freeway to vacations breasts to celebrity poop (actual human excrement) on display in a museum, we have a little something for everyone. Plus our tech guy says …

Thank You Veterans

November 12th, 2014


On this Veteran’s Day we spend some time with our own reflections on our freedoms and those who sacrifice so much to secure them for us. Plus we speak with a career military man who offers a great perspective on how the …

Food, Maggots and Keira Knightley Topless

November 7th, 2014


Yup, topless. Keira Knightley…but we admit, she wasn’t on the show. (Go to our Show Fun page to take a look). The Maggots were not in studio but we …

Gas, Dead Presidents and Juicing Cannabis

November 5th, 2014


It’s election day in America so we focused on what’s important: juicing marijuana in the increasing number of states where medicinal pot is legal. You hear from a tri-athlete who is completely pain free (and not high) …

Exorcism, Ebola, Verizon and other Scary Stuff

October 31st, 2014


The day before Halloween we packed the show with frightening topics, like a former televangelist who now calls himself “The Real Exorcist.” Plus a woman brings us stories of miracles from beyond, a Doctor gives us …

Shocking Halloween Stories from the Crypt

October 28th, 2014


Well, kinda. Our travel guy takes you on a tour of the best graveyards for Halloween fun. Plus we reveal the Sexy Ebola Nurse costume, the hard luck …

Two Words: Doughnut Burger

October 23rd, 2014


It seems like every week we find the perfect food. Listen to Jay Campadonia describe two delightful meals i which doughnuts are factored prominently. …

Trains, Donations and Picking up Women

October 21st, 2014


Men get lessons on being men from a woman on today’s show. Plus we learn about the best vacation train rides, how to make sure your disaster donation …

Breast Cancer, Sausage and Jay Goes off on Chimps

October 17th, 2014


We found another hot button issue for Jay Campadonia: chimps and civil rights. A story Phil Hulett posted on our blog page last week is coming to a …

Witches, Pyros and Baseball

October 14th, 2014


We start a witch hunt with a Salem Witch Trials expert, then we talk with a lady who thinks kids should start fires and do other forms of risky play …

Mayhem Miller, USB Danger and Oktoberfest

October 10th, 2014


We had plans today but MMA fighter, and host of the show, Bully Beatdown, Mayhem Miller was holed up in his home in Costa Mesa, surrounded by …

Ebola, Jennifer Lawrence and other Trending Topics

October 7th, 2014


The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is not getting better, and as bad as it is there, people are going to great lengths to stay safe. Would Americans …

Nude Olympics, Cheap Tesla and Selling Your Junk

October 3rd, 2014


Jay Campadonia goes old school with a story about the Nude Olympics (can you guess which city they’ll be held in?) A woman sues a sperm bank over the …

Fear of Abandonment, Bendgate and Sex Toys

September 26th, 2014


Why are iPhones bending? Visiting Tech guy, Tom Merritt gives his take on iPhone woes and warns about some scary malware that could take over your …

You’re Ugly and So’s Your Grandma

September 23rd, 2014


Don’t be fooled by the title of this episode, there is a legion of beautiful people willing to take you under their wing to hopefully invite you into …

Spanking, iOS8 and Beer

September 18th, 2014


Today we talk about spanking, but we also talk about beer, the craft kind and a whole week’s worth of celebrating beer in Los Angeles, Plus our movie …

Amateur CSI, Tsunami Survival and Go Halos!

September 16th, 2014


On the day after the Angels clinched a postseason spot we discuss their chances with a baseball analyst. Plus the author of the book, The Skeleton Crew talks about joining with hundreds of online CSI freaks who attempt …

Chris Martin Almost Died, Mrs. Ray Rice, and iPhone 6

September 11th, 2014


When Chris Martin recently called in from Interstate 10 in Arizona to report on the torrential downpour and massive dust storm, we had no idea he almost died moments before he called. Why he waited, we’ll never know, …

Social Media After Death, Haboobs and Haggis

September 10th, 2014


Yes, they are called “haboobs.” Plus who in the world would want to eat haggis? How to make arrangements for your social media footprint in the event …

Bloatware, Peak Performance, and Idiots!

September 4th, 2014


Joan Rivers died today at the age of 81. Our tech guy explains how to keep your naked photos safe on the cloud, and recommends against rooting or jail-breaking your phone. Officials are still looking for the albino …

Waffles, Bullies and Bad Passengers

September 2nd, 2014


Today we ask the question, Will it Waffle? Apparently the answer is, “Yes.” You have to listen to know what we’re talking about. Plus, nationally …

Special Mini-Podcast: Yucks and Mucks #1

August 29th, 2014


Maybe you’ve missed us while we take a little break from the regular action. Well, you are in luck. this is a special, mini-podcast edition of the …

08-22-14 Live from Tall Ships Festival Day 3

August 23rd, 2014


Today is our final day on Los Angeles radio station KFWB, which is switching to all sports talk in about 9 hours. Nonetheless, we put on a great show for the live audience at the Ports O’Call Waterfront Dining …

08-21-14 Live from the Tall Ships Festival Day 2

August 22nd, 2014


Today we had two pleasant surprises, one, KTLA 5 News Reporter Erin Myers filled in for Jennifer Bjorklund, and brought us news of vacation homes in Sicily for only $1.30. Plus baby sitters making more money than …

08-20-14 Live from the Tall Ships Festival Day 1

August 21st, 2014


Live from the patio of the Ports O’ Call Waterfront Dining restaurant in the Los Angeles Harbor, the “Friends” celebrate the first day of the Tall Ships Festival.  Guests include the guy behind the Tall Ships Festival, …

8-19-14 Ice Bucket Slacktivism, Corvette Spy Dash and Naked Kobe

August 19th, 2014


A packed show today with Jennifer Bjorklund calling the Ice Bucket Challenge people into question. Jay Campadonia describes the 2015 Corvette and why …

08-18-14 Dumped in a Mine Shaft, Pencils for Students and How to Get A Job

August 18th, 2014


The grim discovery of a missing woman’s body in a 145 foot mine shaft in Southern California leads to the arrest of a man in Alaska. Can Eric Holder …

08-15-14 Louisville Purge, Showboating and The Rams are Coming

August 15th, 2014


As scary as it sounds, there might by a Purge-like (movie reference) night in Louisville, Kentucky tonight, but in this case, the authorities are not pleased. We call out cowards who play the knock-out game…especially …

08-14-14 Depression, Legos and Fried Chicken

August 14th, 2014


Robin William’s wife revealed her husband was not only dealing with depression, but also with Parkinson’s disease. A comedy colleague of Williams …

08-13-14 Route 66, Manson and Football in LA

August 13th, 2014


Rams or Raiders? Walmart or the Y? You have to listen to this episode to know what we’re talking about. Plus you’ll enjoy our travel guy’s trip down Route 66, the author of the definitive book on Charles Manson, …

08-12-14 Robin Williams, Back to School Tech and Freekeh

August 12th, 2014


It’s a sad day in the entertainment world on word of Robin William’s suicide. Jennifer Bjorklund checks in from the Williams residence in Tiburon, CA. An expert on suicide and addiction joins us to explain the warning …

08-11-14 Drought Resistance and Work-a-holics

August 11th, 2014


California is in it’s third year of drought and the State is exploring how to “convince” people to conserve. Today we learned what to do, or NOT do to our gardens to be water wise when Nick Federoff drops by the studio. …

08-08-14 Mutant Ninja Bloody Mary Hawaiian Hurricane

August 9th, 2014


We have a twist on the Bloody Mary that will have you reaching fr your French-English dictionary. Plus Peter Frampton rages! We’re pretty sure they …

08-07-14 Cheerleaders, MANopause and You’ve (Still) Got Mail?

August 7th, 2014


What did some cheerleaders do that got them in big trouble once they posted the photos online? Jennifer Bjorklund checks in from Honolulu ahead of …

08-06-14 Hawaii Hurricanes, Lodges and Curiosity

August 6th, 2014


Tropical storms Iselle and Julio are headed straight for Hawaii, and that’s why we sent Jennifer Bjorklund TO HAWAII. She’ll be there when the …

08-05-14 Teen Sexters, Spying Potato Chips and Ebola

August 6th, 2014


How do you get your teenage son or daughter to stop sexting or flashing their naughty bits through SnapChat? An expert has answers on today’s show. …

08-04-14 The Return of the Insane Darrell Wayne

August 4th, 2014


1970’s Los Angeles radio morning man, The Insane Darrell Wayne paid a visit to fill-in as co-host on today’s show were we dove into such topics as …

08-01-14 Guardians of the Galaxy, Bacon and the Fart Machine

August 1st, 2014


Mmmmmm Bacon! Is there anything better?  How about all you can eat bacon concoctions and all you can drink craft beer?  Quick, listen to this episode …

07-31-14 USB Hackers, Macaque Attack, and Darth Vader for President

August 1st, 2014


With Jay on Vacation for a week, Gonzo Greg Spillane filled in and made sure we knew that, if the election were held today, none of the possible …

07-30-14 Best Beaches and Proper Summer Work Attire

July 31st, 2014


How is it possible NO California beaches made the top ten of the Best Beaches in the United States list? Our travel guy lowers the boom on Dr. Beach. Dress for Success expert Bobbi Schwartz explain what to wear and what …

07-29-14 Immortality, Lunge Feeding and the Ultimate Ninja Move

July 29th, 2014


It’s self-help Tuesday, well, sort of. The man behind “People Tools” helps you look into your personal tool box to make friends and influence people. …

07-28-14 How to Spice Things Up in the Bedroom and Hot Dogs!

July 28th, 2014


Today a relationship expert made Jennifer Bjorklund blush, confused Phil Hulett and Jay Campadonia, and intrigues Chris Martin. The “alter” comment …

07-25-14 Geeked Out in San Diego, Bake Sale Ban, and the “Rat Story”

July 25th, 2014


We geek out with Comic-Con when our Fan Boy Mike Templeton checks in. Our movie guy share his love for Scarlett Johansson in her new movie, Lucy. …

7-24-14 Just Say NO to Sexy Comic-Con, Dronies and the Porcelain Doll Creeper

July 24th, 2014


The creepiest story ever: Somebody is putting porcelain dolls in the front yards of little girls, and they look just like the girls! Plus, cos play …

07-23-14 Last Minute summer travel, Metal Detectors and Man U

July 24th, 2014


Big soccer day as the LA Galaxy take on Manchester United at the Rose Bowl.  Phil predicts a Galaxy win. Plus our travel guy, Gary Warner gives a bunch of tips for summer travel…before summer slips through your fingers! …

07-22-14 Giant Duck, Naked and Afraid, and E.D. is Good

July 23rd, 2014


We’re pretty sure today’s show went too far. But we’re all adults here, so here it goes.  Michael Russer talks about how erectile dysfunction changed …

07-21-14 Medicinal Marijuana for Kids, Dr. Love and the Humping Parrot

July 21st, 2014


Illinois has a new law that makes medical marijuana available for children who suffer from seizures. You’ll hear from a Dr. in California who’s daughter has dealt with this every day of her life. Dr. Love takes the show …

7-17-14 Save the Classic Cartoons and Grow Some Lettuce

July 18th, 2014


Gardening expert Nick Federoff joins the friends to talk about how easy it is for you to start a vegetable garden, no matter how much space you have.  Plus Tommy Stathes is preserving classic and forgotten cartoons for …

07-17-14 Choking on a Sea Lion, Toaster Selfies, and Jann Carl

July 18th, 2014


On the day when a Malaysia Jetliner is shot down over Ukraine and Israel sends ground troops into Gaza, The Friends still keep things light with stories about farm animals having sex, and toaster selfies.  Plus, Tech …

07-16-14 Our 100th Show! Prospector Pete is Employed, Desert Vacations and Tater Tot Waffles

July 17th, 2014


Since our humble beginnings as a weekly podcast in August of 2013 then becoming the first podcast to leap to major market broadcast radio, today is …

07-15-14 Attack of the Giant Snails Nude Beach Party

July 15th, 2014


Yup, it’s exactly what it sounds like. A snail expert describes what could have happened had a bunch of giant, African Snails gotten loose at Los …

07-14-14 Jennifer Bjorklund Visits the Texas Border, Electric Harley, Super Party Planner

July 15th, 2014


You do not want to miss Jennifer Bjorklund recounting her visit to the Texas/Mexico border and how seeing and meeting the children who are streaming in from Central America changed her perspective on the issue …

07-11-14 What is Culturally Insensitive Clothing?

July 12th, 2014


Jay Campadonia questions the judgement of the San Francisco Giants instituting a ban on “culturally insensitive clothing” at ball games. Listen to …

07-10-14 Can Police Confiscate Your Drone Video without a Search Warrant?

July 11th, 2014


Did the police violate the fourth amendment protection against unlawful search and seizure when they confiscated the memory card from our tech guy’s …

07-09-14 Britney Un-Plugged, Pool Parties and a Moving Tribute

July 10th, 2014


This is the day the jury handed a blow to Bryan Stow and a pass to Frank McCourt, Britney Spears hits a sour note, Pastor forces kid to dig his own …

07-08-14 Coaster Danger, Steinberg on Lakers, NYPD Neuter

July 8th, 2014


Should police be able to confiscate your dog, then get it neutered without your permission?  The kickstarter copycat can’t get potato salad money for …

07-07-14 Weather-Predicting Animals, RAGBRAI Iowa, and Potato Salad Kickstarter

July 7th, 2014


Today we ask a bunch of questions like, “Can animals predict the weather?” “What is RAGBRAI?” “What was Al Capone’s favorite whiskey?” and we get …

07-03-14 Why are Facebook, T-Mobile, Germany and Doritos Evil?

July 4th, 2014


Evil-doers Facebook, T-Mobile and Frito-Lay…uh, well, that may be over-stating the case a little, but just the same, why do they have to do us like that? Listen to this episode and see if you agree with us. Plus, our …

07-02-14 Frozen Eggs, Marshmallow Attack and The Cheerleader Huntress

July 3rd, 2014


Why are airlines charging jumbo prices for mini planes? Will egg freezing be as popular as the pill in ten years? Crucifixion is back courtesy of …

07-01-14 Disasters, Negotiating and Team USA

July 1st, 2014


Team USA is battling Belgium while we’re on the air, so our concentration is a little distracted…but that’s a good thing. Jennifer reveals an app that lets you rate your co-workers. Chris has World Cup updates, and what …

06-30-14 World Cup, New Wave and Crowd Funding

July 1st, 2014


Team USA takes on Belgium and the Friends speak with the LA Galaxy’s soccer expert. Plus you’ll get a dose of new wave music nostalgia, and you’ll learn how to finance a movie by crowd funding.  By the way, no Belgian …

06-27-14 Made in USA, Best 4th of July Cities, and Kesler Speaks

June 28th, 2014


Big day for “Duck Boy” Phil as Vancouver Canucks Center, Ryan Kesler is traded to Anaheim. Kesler speaks to Phil about being the “missing piece.” …

06-26-14 Too Much TV, Famers Market of Weed, and Pet on July 4th

June 27th, 2014


Today we remember how to keep dogs and cats safe during July 4th fireworks. Plus, our tech guy explains how the Supreme Court changed your digital …

06-25-14 Hawaii, Bionic Arm, and Gold-Plated Chicken Bone

June 25th, 2014


Busy day today. We covered the story of the first bionic arm controlled completely by thought, a guy dead under a manhole cover for 2 years, …

06-24-14 Refrigerator Dating, Drones and Burritos

June 25th, 2014


The whole crew is together today and Jennifer Bjorklund alerts us to some naughty drones. Plus your love life may rest with what’s in your fridge. …

06-23-14 Brazilians Against FIFA, Thrasher Day 2 and Whooping Cough

June 24th, 2014


Former KNAC morning guy, Ted “Thrasher” Prichard fills in for a second day and delivers the stellar stories, including an app that lets you send photos of your “privates” to a doctor, Celebrities left in the wild to …

What Ever Happened To Thrasher?

June 21st, 2014


Today Jennifer Bjorklund and Jay Campadonia were on vacation (separately) but just the same, we needed to fill out the table a little, and look who we found: 1980’s-1990’s Pure Rock Radio legend, Ted “Thrasher” …

06-19-14 Money Code, Free iPhone, and Chelsea Handler

June 20th, 2014


On a day when Britain dropped a World Cup match to Uruguay, Jeremy Anticouni explained how to get a free iPhone, Joe Duran, author of “The Money Code” explained how to over come personal bias to prosper, and Mark …

06-18-14 My Sharona, Spain Out, Connected Houses

June 19th, 2014


Do (My) Sharona’s children like The Knack? On today’s show you meet the actual Sharona that famous song was about. Plus, Chile ousts #1 Spain in World Cup action, and Tech expert Andrea Smith explains how to connect …

06-17-14 Chris Apologizes To Kings and Padres Fans

June 18th, 2014


On today’s show, Chris Martin offers a heartfelt mea culpa for completely botching two sports reports, one on the Stanley Cup Final and another on …

06-16-14 World Cup, Cure for Cancer, Pope-Mobile

June 17th, 2014


World cup action is in full force with Team USA playing in it’s first game of the tournament. Find out which team was spied on by a drone, and which …

06-13-14 James Bond on Fathers, Kings vs Rangers Game 5 and Friday the 13th Movies

June 14th, 2014


Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final, Movie Critic Michael Sragow on 22 Jump Street, How to Train Your Dragon and the best Friday the 13th movies. Plus Author James Bond of the Father Daughter Project talks about his Book, …

06-12-14 Open Source Tesla, Chihuahua Power and Meat Rushmore

June 14th, 2014


On this National Jerky Day, Jay reveals what celebrants created to commemorate this delicious, yet over-salted day of dried meat appreciation. Plus, our Tech Guy Jeremy Anticouni explains how Tesla Motors is going to …

Jay Versus The UFO Abductee

June 14th, 2014


Sure we talked about game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final between the Kings and the Rangers, and sure we talked about the World Cup riots in Brazil.  We talked about a super mosquito and how annoying Psy’s new song …

06-10-14 Gadgets for Dad, Help for Honey Bees, and a Robot Army?

June 11th, 2014


Tips for you on tech gadgets for Father’s Day, plus a self-described “Natu-Journalist” makes the case for switching to natural pesticides in order to …

06-09-14 NOHO Standoff, Duct Tape, Kings vs Rangers Game 3

June 10th, 2014


Jennifer Bjorklund checks in from the scene where a man, armed with an assault rifle, holed up in a house in North Hollywood while the SWAT team …

06-06-14 D-Day Recordings, Jerky Dads and Donuts!

June 7th, 2014


Big day on the show today. It’s the 70th anniversary of D-Day, and for the first time in 70 years, audio from Los Angeles Radio station KFWB’s coverage of the invasion in Normandy, France are heard publicly. You hear …

06-05-14 Glass Killers, 1-0 Kings and Male Enhancement Fail

June 6th, 2014


Want to know how to thwart the Google Glass guy when he walks into your meeting? We have an APP for you. Bergdahl’s Dad’s beef with America dates back to 1980 when THIS happened. Jay’s relationship advice: how to save a …

06-04-14 Stanley Cup Cheat Sheet, Home Schoolin’ and Tattoo Virus

June 5th, 2014


It’s game one tonight in the Stanley Cup Final (yes, it’s Final, singular) pitting the Kings against the Rangers, so now that you are following …

06-03-14 Pink the Pelican and Haggling with the Car Dealer

June 4th, 2014


After somebody slashed his pouch, Pink the Pelican has completely recovered, and today he was released by the International Bird Rescue right up the street from our studio. You hear from one of their people. Plus, …

06-02-14 Kings vs Rangers and Protecting Your Online Reputation

June 3rd, 2014


Today is the day after the Los Angeles Kings’ stunning game 7 overtime victory against the defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks in the Western Conference Final. With a preview of the Stanley Cup Final, …

05-30-14 Hidden Cash, Kid finances and Artificial Intelligence

May 31st, 2014


Today we checked in with the LAPD to find out id the HiddenCash guy is potentially breaking any laws by potentially putting people at risk of injury while hiding envelopes with cash inside throughout the Los Angeles …

05-29-14 Spelling Bee, iPhone Hostages, and Hypnotic Gastric Band

May 30th, 2014


Calle Mayor Middle Schooler, Timothy Lau of Torrance, CA goes deep into the semi-finals in the Scripps National Spelling Bee in an attempt to be the …

05-28-14 Psychotherapy, Asperger’s Syndrome and Isla Vista

May 30th, 2014


Today we explore the role of psychotherapy, the responsibility of psychotherapists and the questions we need to ask in light of the Isla Vista …

05-27-14 Isla Vista Hero, Johnny Football Gone Wild, and Dress Like a Dad

May 28th, 2014


As Isla Vista mourns and tries to recover from a shooting/stabbing rampage that left 6 people, plus the shooter dead, we hear stories of hope and heroism on this edition of the program. Plus the cars most likely to be …

05-23-14 Barbecue, Smoke and Rent-A-Gent

May 24th, 2014


It must be Friday. On this program, you’ll learn all about a new company called “Rent-A-Gent” where ladies can hire a hunky man for any number of reasons except the one you are thinking of right now. Then Berkley …

05-22-14 Chikungunya, Google’s Fast Lane and Indy 500 Coverage

May 24th, 2014


Some scary viruses are breaking out all over the world, and most of them are heading to the United State.  This week the latest scare is Chikungunya virus. Dr. Kurtz explains what is it and how you can avoid it. Plus, …

05-21-14 The 231 MPH Edition - Indy 500, Kings and Rock Star Success

May 22nd, 2014


Ed Carpenter, the pole-sitter for this coming Sunday’s Indianapolis 500 joins the Friends to talk about driving 231 MPH, whether Kurt Busch will …

05-20-14 I See Sick People

May 21st, 2014


On this program you learn all about an app that locates sicks people so you can avoid them! Plus World Cup dengue fever, OJ’s obsession with cookies, add bloody mary to the veggie list, WWE’s big plunge, NFL lawsuit, …

05-19-14 Cyber Espionage, Fun with Microbes and a Furry Fire Survivor

May 20th, 2014


On today’s program a cyber espionage expert discusses the US charge that members of the Chinese military hacked into US company computers and stole …

05-16-14 Social Media Detox, “Fed Up,” and Bugs!

May 20th, 2014


Could you give up your Facebook, Twitter or Instagram account…forever? Dr. Sherrie has tips on Social Media detox. The director of the documentary …

05-15-14 Net Neutrality, Teacher Jail and Godzilla

May 20th, 2014


Wave buh-bye to an open Internet UNLESS the FCC chairman is swayed by public comment on his net neutrality position. Our tech guy makes the plea for freedom. Plus you’ll hear all about what happens to teachers when they …

05-14-14 San Diego on Fire, Great Horror Camp Out, Ducks and Kings

May 15th, 2014


Fire season got an early start today with the first of what would be 9 wildfires in San Diego County. Plus the Ducks and Kings play game 6 in …

05-13-14 Summer Brain Drain and Justice for Vets

May 14th, 2014


Summer is almost here and your school-aged child is ready to put his or her brain on park. An expert offers tips on how to avoid the summer brain …

05-12-14 Dick Parsons and Sriracha Sauce

May 14th, 2014


An abbreviated program today as the Los Angeles Clippers new interim CEO, Dick Parsons addressed the media at the top of the hour. Phil and the …

05-09-14 Parking Ticket for the Sign Guy and LA on LA

May 10th, 2014


Wait until you hear from the parking sign installer who got a parking ticket WHILE he was installing parking signs. Plus the 35 things only Angelenos know about Los Angeles. And is the Veteran’s Administration ignoring …

05-08-14 Early Warning, Fast Lane Web and Living on the Edge

May 9th, 2014


A big earthquake in Mexico brought early warning technology to our attention. How soon before we have this technology in Southern California?  Sooner …

05-07-14 Pawn Shops, Do-It-Yourself Pet Care and the Wayward Bear Cub

May 8th, 2014


Today Pet Dr. Robert Ridgway gave advice on how to treat your dog or cat for basic ailments, BUT he warned that certain remedies must be measured properly of bad things will happen to your pet. Listen to him explain. …

05-06-14 Parenting your 30-year old, Gifts for Mom and Pocket Change Calories

May 7th, 2014


These days more grown children are still at home, in fact the percentage is so high, parents need a new age Dr. Spock to guide them through parenting …

05-05-14 Cyber Bullying, Tequila and Cheerleaders

May 6th, 2014


All three main topics today are unrelated. Two accomplished women debate whether cheerleading is a sport. What do you think? Plus tequila expert Jason Silverman gives you a ¡Cinco de Mayo! lesson in Mexican spirits. And …

05-02-14 Ducks vs Kings PA Announcers, Major League Gaming and Gluten

May 2nd, 2014


On today’s show, a first, the public address announcers from the Los Angeles Kings, Dave Joseph, and Anaheim Ducks, Phil Hulett, dueled on the air. …

05-01-14 Ducks, Kings, Black Jack and Emojis

May 2nd, 2014


It’s on! Phil has been waiting forever for the Anaheim Ducks and Los Angeles Kings to meet in the post season.  LA Times Sports columnist, Helene …

04-30-14 Wildfire, Supermarket Rankings and Steering Good Luck

May 1st, 2014


On a red flag day in Southern California, the fire season kicked in with a wind-driven wildfire in the San Bernardino Mountains near the Etiwanda Preserve…very close to homes in Rancho Cucamonga. We checked in on the …

04-29-14 Special Edition: Donald Sterling Decision

April 30th, 2014


On this day, NBA Commissioner, Adam Silver levied a heavy penalty against Donald Sterling for recorded, racist comments that were made public. You’ll …

Hot Sauce, Rehab and Cell Phone Privacy

April 30th, 2014


Today we learned that Toyota is moving it’s headquarters from Torrance to Texas. Can Huy Fong Foods, the maker of the popular Sriracha hot sauce be …

Expired Rx, Courtship and Burt’s Bees on You Eyes

April 26th, 2014


Kids these days. They’ve found another way to get high, but this one is, well, stupid. You’ll rub your eyes with disbelief when you hear this one. …

04-24-14 Selfie Epidemic, UFO’s and Will the Internet Remain Free?

April 25th, 2014


Unusual program today…because we went there. We talked with a former aerospace engineer about what he says is the technological data that explains …

04-23-14 Good Causes, Home Flippers and Mom Bites Dog

April 25th, 2014


We learned a lot today about charity. You will be surprised to hear how many military kids wait at home while BOTH parents are deployed. Plus you’ll hear more about the lives of two fallen LAPD Officers and what was …

04-22-14 Will Your Doctor Choose You? Earth Day and Nick Bonino

April 23rd, 2014


Today Jennifer ran through all the historical facts behind Earth Day, plus some interesting new elements that make billions of people world wide …

04-21-14 Human Cloning, Powdered Alcohol, Dogs and Cats Living Together… Mass Hysteria!

April 22nd, 2014


Several signs the apocalypse is nigh on this episode…powdered alcohol among them (what can go wrong?). Plus human cloning takes one big step toward a …

04-18-14 Record Store Day, Medical Marijuana and the Best Credit Cards

April 20th, 2014


Today we wondered what life would be like on a “Goldilocks” planet. Then Dr. Thomas Minahan discussed how this daughter’s medical condition changed …

04-17-14 Your Doctor Could Be Wrong, New Corvette and Facebook Lurks

April 18th, 2014


Another day of fast car fun. Hear what a rep from Chevy has to say about the new Corvette. Are you even qualified to drive one? Plus, our Tech guy, Jeremy Anticouni introduces us to a new push by Facebook that might …

04-16-14 Mustang at 50, Special Surprise for Needy Kids, and Home Remedies

April 17th, 2014


This week, Ford’s Mustang turns 50. You need to hear the stories the Mustang guy told the friends. Plus the “Survival Doctor” explains how to survive …

04-15-14 GPS Ankle Bracelets, Dealing with Tax Problems, and Obese Dogs

April 16th, 2014


On this program the crew asked a former Senior Deputy District Attorney whether the GPS parole board’s tracking system is broken. Plus Phil wanted to …

04-14-14 Hire a Vet, Work From Home and the Price of Beef

April 16th, 2014


Another rousing show featuring the rising number of employers who like flex-jobs for employees, a local effort to help Veterans get jobs, and if beef prices keep moving higher, the show might have to go vegetarian.

Montel Williams, Tax Tips and Procrastination

April 12th, 2014


Mark this date in history…our first celebrity guest, Montel Williams visited to talk about a big even nationwide to benefit Multiple Sclerosis …

04-10-14 HeartBleed, Bullfighting and Robo Calls

April 10th, 2014


Today we learned that we are helpless to the so-called HeartBleed bug that makes it possible for hackers to steel “everything” from your computer. But, our teh guy has some tips on how to progress, safely and securely. …

04-09-14 No Norovirus in my Backyard

April 10th, 2014


On this episode, people of Santa Barbara stand up to sick cruise passengers, the Pittsburgh-area high school student whose heroism (and his hospital …

04-08-14 Can Mouthwash Cause Cancer? Vegetarians: Healthier or not? And Rob Ford’s “Crack-a-thon”,

April 9th, 2014


On today’s show Jennifer revealed new research that should make you pause before you swish that alcohol-based mouthwash. Chris found research that …

04-07-14 UCSB Rioting, ‘Round the World Family, Pot Stocks and Talking to Fido

April 7th, 2014


On today’s show, KEYT-TV Reporter John Palminteri, “The King of Santa Barbara” checked in with details on the UCSB party phenomenon called “Deltopia” which this year, went very wrong. Jennifer Bjorklund is on assignment …

04-04-14 Bio-metric Debit Cards, Cancer, and Fantasy Dating Leagues

April 5th, 2014


A wide variety of interviews on today’s edition.  Find out about a credit/debit cards of the future - actually they are here now. Plus what to do when you are blindsided by a cancer diagnosis. And you don’t want to miss …

04-03-14 Publishers Clearing House and Death

April 4th, 2014


This is the first radio episode featuring Jennifer Bjorklund in studio. Phil Hulett, Jay Campadonia and Chris Martin fill out the room and ask Dr. …

04-02-14 Supplements and Public Speaking

April 4th, 2014


Today we get another update from Jennifer Bjorklund on the day before she heads back to Southern California - Dr. Michael A. Smith, author of The Supplement Pyramid explains which vitamins and supplements are essential …

04-01-14 Texting and Snow Pack

April 4th, 2014


Today we get an update from Jennifer Bjorklund in Oso, Washington on the search for bodies in the mudslide - Los Angeles-area law enforcement are banding together to crack down on texting drivers during Distracted …

3-31-14 Radio Debut

April 4th, 2014


As far as we know this is the first podcast to leap to major market radio. If not, we did it in 6 months, and that’s saying something, right? Thank you to KFWB News Talk 980 in Los Angeles for believing in The Friends! …

Mexican Wi-Fi

March 7th, 2014


In this episode, Jennifer Skype’s in from the Baja Brewery in Mexico. You will have to decide who had more to drink, Jen or the guy who said the Wi-Fi connection at that location was the best in all of Mexico. The boys …

Crowdfunding a Podcast - What’s Making NoCal Kids Sick? - The Bird Lady Strikes Back

February 28th, 2014


This episode features the return of Jennifer Bjorklund, and she brought a friend to give Phil Hulett a verbal beat down. Hear what Eagle Rescuer, …

Parenting Skills with Jay

February 21st, 2014


On this, the second week of the Sochi Winter Olympics, we review the hockey matchups with blogger Dani. Who did Dani and Phil predict would win gold …

Valentine Edition: You’re Getting Her What?

February 14th, 2014


The crew learned a thing or two about romance, love and rejection. You won’t believe Jay’s latest online dating disaster. It’s the busiest day of the year for our florist. People order what kind of flowers? An amazing …

Obamacare Blockers, Duct Tape and Sugar Babies

February 7th, 2014


Are doctors about to blow the lid off of Obamacare? Listen to the President of Private Practice Doctors explain why 70% of doctors are going to stop accepting health insurance. Plus, Jay has had enough with mega-calorie …

Super Beer Bitcoin Tax Bowl

February 1st, 2014


Remind us to make sure Jennifer has a couple of beers in her before every show. There’s a definite tone to this episode in which Phil Hulett, …

Cupcakes, Big Waves and Bitcoins

January 23rd, 2014


With Jennifer arriving late and Jay leaving early, you’d think this show would devolve into chaos. You’d be right. From Phil’s sprinkler-like saliva …

Off the Bird

January 17th, 2014


If this episode doesn't bring people out of the woodwork...Phil Hulett reveals something very personal about his past that Jay suggested maybe Phil …

Gadgets, Good Behavior and the New Guy

January 10th, 2014


Welcome back to Jennifer Bjorklund as the crew gathers to tend to the business at hand: Picking the winner of the “Who Wants Karlo’s Job” contest.  Will it be Nick Wright, Chris Martin or Daniel Saldana? Karlo joins in …

The All Men Edition (Where’s Tommy the Dog?)

December 20th, 2013


This week Jennifer Bjorklund was missing from the studio, searching for her dog Tommy who got out early in the morning and disappeared. The result of …

Farewell to Karlo

December 13th, 2013


Karlo Sy Su sets out on a voyage from sunny Southern California to his new gig in Chicago where today’s temperature reading is 1 degree Fahrenheit. The crew offered going away gifts, and visiting news host, veteran Los …

Disneyland for Dads, Real Soda, and R.I.P. Nelson Mandela

December 6th, 2013


This week’s episode features a special tribute to Nelson Mandela who passed away hours before the podcast began. Plus the coolest Disneyland book for …

So Hot it Hurts!

November 22nd, 2013


Which member of the podcast crew is a Chile Head? Listen to Phil, Jenn, Jay and Karlo ingest one of the hottest chilies on the planet, the “Ghost Chile” and be surprised at who handled the heat! The Director of the …

Safe Sex, a Lambic Bath, Karlo’s Big News

November 15th, 2013


This week’s episode is punctuated with heart-breaking news out of the Philippines in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan, plus Phil Hulett and the crew …

Heat, Weed and the Reverse Catfish

November 8th, 2013


Things got hot on the show, literally as the air conditioner went on the fritz. But Phil Hulett, Jennifer Bjorklund, Jay Campadonia and Karlo Sy Su …

Halloween Special

November 1st, 2013


Episode 9 lands right on October 31 so welcome to the Halloween Special. Britt Griffith joined us from the SyFy Network’s Ghost Hunters to talk about real life haunted houses. During the conversation a live listener …

Bugs, Bribes and Naked Housekeeping

October 25th, 2013


This week the show went decidedly gross. First we talked about the state of human nature and dating with the creator of the new app called Carrot Dating which allows you to offer a bribe to a prospective date. Then we …

Office Coffee Fouls

October 18th, 2013


This week the Phil Hulett and Friends crew discovered how to deal with “that guy” at work who drinks all the coffee but never makes a pot, found out …

By Popular Demand

October 9th, 2013


Enjoy some of the best moments from the first 5 episodes of Phil Hulett and Friends, including: the Swedish Dreams Lady, Doctor Lobster, the …

Dreams, Destiny and Death

September 20th, 2013


In this episode of Phil Hulett and Friends, Jennifer Bjorklund joins the show live from Martha’s Vineyard. Guests on the show include Dream …

Dating, Dogs and A Good Rub Down

September 6th, 2013


This is the premiere episode of the new podcast Phil Hulett and Friends. Hosts, Phil Hulett, Jennifer Bjorklund, Jay Campadonia, and Karlo Sy Su got …

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