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Story Worthy

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Celebrating 12 years podcasting in July 2022 and over 750 episodes as producer and host of the weekly storytelling podcast Story Worthy, Christine Blackburn has interviewed some of the biggest names in show business like Larry King, Sugar Ray Leonard, Greg Proops, Blaine Capatch, Wendi McLendon-Cove… read more

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767- My Favorite Pillow with Comedian Fortune Feimster

November 22nd, 2022

12:06

Comedian Fortune Feimster (Sweet & Salty, Conan, The Simpsons) talks about her favorite pillow and the girl who tried to steal it! Listen to this funny girl chatting about the pillow it took her years to perfect. 

766- My First Professional Tennis Tournament with Comedian Michael Kosta

November 15th, 2022

13:05

Comedian Michael Kosta (The Daily Show with Trevor Noah, Comedy For Attractive People, Detroit NY LA) shares hilarious story of his first professional tennis tournament. Originally recorded in May of 2015. It's STILL …

765- Orlando: The Happiest Place on Earth with Comedian Billy Wayne Davis

November 8th, 2022

57:57

Comic Billy Wayne David (Testify, Late Night with Conan O'Brian, WTF, Grown Local Podcast, Borat Subsequent Movie Film) was on tour, with the …

764- Riding The Bus in LA with Storyteller Katya Duft

November 1st, 2022

41:35

Storyteller Katya Duft (MOTH slam winner, BUSted show) shares a story about riding the bus in LA. If you’re not familiar with Los Angeles, you will find many people do not ride the bus, which makes Katya’s story …

763- Meeting Jack Nicholson with Writer Robert David Crane

October 25th, 2022

50:15

Robert David Crane (Crane: Sex, Celebrity, and My Father's Unsolved Murder, My Life As A Mankiewicz) was going to film school at USC when he and a …

762- My School Project with Writer/Producer/Author Bruce Ferber

October 18th, 2022

40:39

Writer/Producer/Author Bruce Ferber (I Buried Paul, Home Improvement, Sabrina the Teenage Witch) needed to make a diorama in elementary school and …

761- I Was Circumcised At 19 with Comic/Model Mario Adrion

October 11th, 2022

42:57

Comic/Model Mario Adrion (American Idol, Tommy Hilfiger, Gucci, Hudson Jeans) grew up in Germany uncircumcised like most of the population. But when …

760- My Soap Opera Wedding with Les Kurkendaal-Barrett

October 4th, 2022

43:21

Les Kurkendaal-Barrett (A Lifetime Of Hallmark, The Real Black Swan) shares the story of his wedding which turned out to be the best kind there is- a soap opera wedding. 

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759- My Life In 3 Songs Promo withTodd Glass, Alonzo Bodden, Greg Fitzsimmons, Wayne Federman, Cathy Ladman, Bruce Baum, Roz Browne, Shawn Peflofsky, Blaine Capatch and Greg Proops

September 27th, 2022

31:16

Listen to a promo for Christine Blackburn's brand new podcast My Life In 3 Songs. The show has comedians sharing 3 songs that have impacted their lives, songs that paint of picture of the comedian and where they're from.

758- My Mother Gave Away My Dog To The Pizza Guy with Actress/Producer Ashley Blaine Featherson-Jenkins

September 20th, 2022

39:20

Actress/Producer Ashley Blaine Featherson-Jenkins (Dear White People, Trials To Triumphs) recalls the time her mother got fed up with her dog and gave it away to the pizza guy. I'm not kidding. 

Tune in to Christine …

757- Woodstock with Comedian S. Rachel Lovey

September 13th, 2022

38:23

Comic/Producer Rachel Lovey (The Comedy Store, Women In Comedy Who Don't Have A Series Yet) was one of the original Woodstock organizers and performer for the Earthlight Theater Group. Her story takes us back to the …

756- My First Autograph- NOT with Producer/Writer Todd Hughes

September 6th, 2022

1:03:05

Todd Hughes (Lunch With Lizabeth, House of Cardin, My Name is Lopez) was only 12 years old when he and his buddy were hanging around a movie set and …

755- Surviving Comedy with Comedian Maija DiGiorgio

August 30th, 2022

55:11

Comic Maija DiGiorgio (Maija! Maija! Maija!, Bitter Jester) was blackballed by the New York Comedy scene for in part “beating up Jerry Seinfeld.” Listen to this incredible story about comics, the NY comedy scene, …

754- My Uncle Taught Me To Be A Vandal with Podcaster Evan Stern

August 23rd, 2022

39:17

Evan Stern (Vanishing Postcards Podcast) grew up in Texas with an uncle that had a long list of enemies. He taught Evan how to throw eggs at houses and much much worse. Listen to find out how far they took it!

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753- Hooking Up With a Fanboy with Actress Naomi Grossman

August 16th, 2022

37:41

Actress Naomi Grossman (American Horror Story) met a fanboy at a haunted house where she was a guest.  A romance ensued, then came to a screeching halt when she learned of his double-life… giving this scream queen …

752- My Father Took Out My Tonsils with Comedian Abby Schachner

August 9th, 2022

55:29

Comedian/Artist Abby Schachner’s father took out her tonsils when she was in second grade, and later in the show, Abby shares the true story of how her father tried to take out her mother. No kidding. Listen!

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751- The Best of Ron Zimmerman

August 5th, 2022

58:48

Ron Zimmerman (Rawhide Kid, Howard Stern Show) was a comedian and writer who told three wonderful stories on Story Worthy. Last week, Ron passed …

750- I Worked The Front Desk at The Westin with Actor Tsalta Baptiste

August 2nd, 2022

44:06

Actor/Writer/Director Tsalta Baptiste (The Gentle Giant, Obama Impersonator, played Tupac Shakur Until The End of Time) worked the front desk at the Westin and learned quickly how to get what you want using accents. …

749- Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show from The Hollywood Improv 6-25-22

July 26th, 2022

42:07

Join host Christine Blackburn and "Expert" Judges Comedians Blaine Capatch, Matt Oswalt, and Danny Zuker at the Hollywood Improv! It's the funniest …

748- My Little Sister with Actress Mary Birdsong

July 19th, 2022

1:01:35

Mary Birdsong (Reno 911!, Succession, The Descendants, Generation) had no idea why she was suddenly sent to live with her dad when she was 7. Turns out her mom had gotten pregnant (unexpectedly), while very broke …

747- My First Heist with Comedy Writer Dan O'Shannon

July 12th, 2022

52:55

Comedy writer Dan O'Shannon (Cheers, Frasier, Modern Family) shares a nostalgic story about his first heist- stealing a Playboy magazine. Listen to …

746- My Dog Busted My Husband with Comedian Roz Browne

July 5th, 2022

36:48

Comic Roz Browne (Curb Your Enthusiasm, Speechless, The View) has a dog named Tip who brought Roz a DVD from her husband's office. It was not a DVD Roz was prepared to see. Listen to the entire episode to find out what …

Story Worthy Trailer 2022

June 29th, 2022

1:18

If you love comedians and true stories, listen to Story Worthy! Celebrating 12 years of podcasting in 2022, Story Worthy has over 500 shows in the back catalog. Choose a guest or subject you're interested in and enjoy!

745- California Sober with Comic/Comedy Writer Blaine Capatch

June 28th, 2022

58:22

Comic/Comedy Writer Blaine Capatch (Martin Short Show, @Midnight, MADtv) stopped drinking during the pandemic, but that doesn't mean he stopped smoking weed. Listen to this episode of Story Worthy to learn about a new …

744- High School Days with Comedian Esther Ku

June 21st, 2022

41:21

Esther Ku (Last Comic Standing, Howard Stern, Joe Rogan, @Midnight) was thrilled to work on her school newspaper and as a comedian, she had a lot to …

743- Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show from The Hollywood Improv 5-28-22

June 14th, 2022

1:09:12

Join host Christine Blackburn and "Expert" Judges Comedians Peter Mehlman, Fielding Edlow and Danny Zuker at the Hollywood Improv! It's the funniest …

742- Raising a Son with Comedian Cocoa Brown

June 7th, 2022

31:32

Comic Cocoa Brown (Famous Enough, Single Moms Club, Comic View) is raising a son. Today on the show, Cocoa talks about the joys AND challenges of raising a bright and curious child. Story Smash the Storytelling Game …

741- My Drunk Dad with Comedian Helen Hong

May 31st, 2022

44:48

Comic Helen Hong ("Well Hong," Wait, Wait, Don't Tell Me, Silicon Valley, Parks and Recreation) shares the story about her father being drunk and demanding his daughter gets ice cream. Listen! Story Smash the …

740- How Faking It Got Me On The Muppet Show with Author/Filmmaker Tim Kirk

May 24th, 2022

43:47

Writer/filmmaker Tim Kirk (author of Christ Never Showed Up) shares the time he faked a marriage proposal for a Lifetime show to win a trip to Vegas. …

739- Discovering My Father Was A Narcissist with Author Lynn Catalano

May 17th, 2022

55:37

Author Lynn Catalano (Wrecking Ball Relationships: How to Identify, Live With or Leave the Narcissist in Your Life) was traveling home from her mother's funeral when her father started talking about his own future …

738- The Business of Baking Weed Cookies with Writer/Actor John Flynn

May 10th, 2022

43:19

Actor/Writer John Flynn ( Baked!: Sex, Drugs, and Alternative Comedy, Upright Citizen Brigade) was working with the UCB theater in New York and needed money to fly his acting troupe to San Francisco to perform in …

737- I Just Got Back From Ukraine with Journalist/Author Brian J. Karem

May 3rd, 2022

55:07

Brian J. Karem (Journalist and White House Correspondent for Salon.com, Author of Free the Press: The Death of American Journalism and How to Revive It, Host of Just Ask The Question Podcast) had seen a lot in his life …

736- Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show LIVE at the Hollywood Improv 4-23-22

April 26th, 2022

1:10:28

Join host Christine Blackburn and "Expert" Judges Comedians Blaine Capatch, Melissa Peterman and Danny Zuker at the Hollywood Improv! It's the …

735- Why I Want To Be a Hollywood Kingpin with Comic Michelle Malizaki

April 19th, 2022

50:13

Comic Michelle Malizaki (ICHIBAN Mom, Bagel) watched a lot of American television growing up in Japan. She decided when she grew up, she would go to …

734- My Babysitter Vs. Gilbert Gottfried with Comic Mollie Heckerling

April 15th, 2022

50:27

Comic Mollie Heckerling had a babysitter named Barbara who decided to take on their family friend- Gilbert Gottfried. This incredible argument landed …

733- The Most Humiliating Night of My Life with Author Marian Keyes

April 12th, 2022

58:38

Bestselling Author Marian Keyes (Again Rachel, Grown Ups, Under The Duvet) was invited to a swanky party in London for a style magazine. The theme was "Come as a Joan," so Marian designed an elaborate Joan of Arc …

732- Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show LIVE at the Hollywood Improv 3-26-22

April 7th, 2022

1:09:57

Join host Christine Blackburn and "Expert" Judges Comedians Blaine Capatch, Bruce Baum and Danny Zuker at the Hollywood Improv! It's the funniest …

731- Why I Love Whiskey with Comic Dawn Brodey

April 5th, 2022

50:35

Comic/Writer/Historian Dawn Brodey (HILF Podcast) loves history, especially if it involves whiskey and her boyfriend George Washington. Listen and …

730- The Year That Changed My Life with Comedian Anjelah Johnson-Reyes

March 29th, 2022

48:52

Comedian Anjelah Johnson-Reyes (Who Do You Think I Am? MADtv, The Real Dirty Dancing) made a pact with herself, that if she made cheerleader for the Oakland Raiders, she'd move to LA and pursue her dreams. Guess what? …

729- Camping with Comedian Ed Crasnick

March 22nd, 2022

52:44

Comic/Producer Ed Crasnick (The Mental Health Comedy Hour, Makelight Media, Crashing) agreed to drive a car from Boston to Salem, Oregon and camp along the way. Big mistake for this city kid. Listen to Ed's story which …

728- It's The Little Things with Entrepreneur/Actor Christopher Knight

March 15th, 2022

1:15:25

Christopher Knight (The Brady Bunch, The Brady Bros. Podcast, Christopher Knight Brands) recalls the circumstances of his audition, callback and …

727- Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show Live at the Hollywood Improv 2-26-22

March 11th, 2022

1:08:59

Join host Christine Blackburn and "Expert" Judges Comedians Blaine Capatch, Felicia and Danny Zuker at the Hollywood Improv! It's the funniest game …

726- Growing Up With My Mother and Her Prophet with Filmmaker Lola Blanc

March 8th, 2022

51:42

Filmmaker Lola Blanc (American Horror Story, Trust Me Podcast) was told at the age of 12 she was helping to bring upon the second coming of Jesus. …

725- I Finally Told Off My Stepfather with Comedian Gianmarco Soresi

March 1st, 2022

1:00:13

Comedian Gianmarco Soresi (Comedy Central, The Downside podcast) likes to say that when your parents get divorced there's always one parent who's a little bit stricter and then there's the dad. That might be because his …

724- I Can't Use Public Toilets with Comedian Steph Tolev

February 22nd, 2022

47:51

Comic Steph Tolev (Steph Infection) talks about growing up in a touring dance group and her inability to use public toilets. BUT this issue saved a …

723- I Lost It in Rome with Writer Bill Odenkirk

February 15th, 2022

1:11:13

Writer Bill Odenkirk (Disenchantment, The Simpsons, Futurama, Mr. Show) took a trip to Rome with a girl he was in the process of breaking up with. You think that’s bad? Don't. That's the good part! It gets worse. Listen …

722- Joining A Religion To Hook Up With a Surfer Guy with Comic/Writer Jennifer Vally

February 8th, 2022

43:49

Comic/Writer Jennifer Vally (LA Times, Game Show Network) did not grow up with a religious family. But she found one, thanks to Southern California and hot surfers. Listen to Jennifer’s story of how she found and lost …

721- Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show at The Hollywood Improv 1-22-22

February 1st, 2022

1:11:27

Join host Christine Blackburn and "Expert" Judges Comedians Blaine Capatch, Melissa Peterman and Danny Zuker at the Hollywood Improv! It's the …

720- Dating A Philanderer with Author Haley McGee

January 25th, 2022

55:22

Author Haley McGee (The Ex-Boyfriend Yard Sale) has dated a fair amount of men (hence the yard sale!) Today on Story Worthy Haley shares a story about one of them, a philanderer. Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show …

719- My Dad Died Of Covid19 with Comedian Jacob Rosalez

January 18th, 2022

57:43

Comic Jacob Rosalez (VET TV, Ontario Improv, Greensboro Comedy Zone) shares the story about losing his father to COVID-19 and the challenges of dealing with his family. Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show is back at …

718- Cat Attack! with Comedian Tamer Kattan

January 11th, 2022

58:44

Comedian Tamer Kattan (They Tried To Bury Us Podcast, truTV, HULU) and his wife went on vacation with their cat to the Portuguese countryside. They …

717- Trying To Get Stage Time in Istanbul with Comic Nick Vatterott

January 4th, 2022

1:08:00

Comic Nick Vatterott (“Disingenuous,” Montreal Just For Laughs Festival, Conan) was on a layover in Istanbul and decided to try to get stage time at …

716- Best of Story Worthy 2021! with Actress Mollie Heckerling, Broadcaster Steve Mason, Comic Chris Gethard, Comic Jackie "The Joke Man" Martling

December 28th, 2021

1:01:58

Join Host Christine Blackburn to celebrate four of the best stories of 2021! First up is Actress Mollie Heckerling who talks about Gilbert Gottfried …

715- A Toy Store Near You with Producer/Director Brian Volk-Weiss

December 21st, 2021

51:53

Brian Volk-Weiss (Comedy Dynamics, A Toy Store Near You, The Toys That Made Us, The Movies That Made Us) has always loved toys, but in college he …

714- Jury Duty with Comedian/Podcaster Jeff Dwoskin

December 14th, 2021

56:50

Comic Jeff Dwoskin (Live From Detroit The Jeff Dwoskin Show) was made foreman on jury duty and with that came power. At least to Jeff. Listen to this funny story about doing our civil duty, jury duty. Jeff discussing …

713- Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show Hollywood Improv 11-27-21

December 10th, 2021

1:19:12

Join host Christine Blackburn and "Expert" Judges Comedians Blaine Capatch, Cynthia Levin and Danny Zuker at the Hollywood Improv! It's the funniest …

712- Getting In And Out of Russia with Comedian Avi Liberman

December 7th, 2021

1:03:13

Comic Avi Liberman (Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, Comedy For Koby Tour in Israel) took advantage of the empty skies and flew around the world during Covid. It wasn't until he got into Russia that things got …

711- The Ghost That Saved Me with Television Writer Michael Jamin

November 30th, 2021

54:00

Michael Jamin (King of the Hill, Maron, Wilfred, Just Shoot Me) wasn’t always a successful television writer. He was once a production assistant who …

710- Working On A Cruise Ship with Writer Kristine Kimmel

November 23rd, 2021

50:28

Kristine Kimmel (How To Survive with Danielle and Kristine) thought her international travel dream had begun when she got a job, as a crew member, on a Royal Norwegian Cruise Ship. The interviewer tried to talk her out …

709- Las Vegas with Rodney Dangerfield with Jackie "The Joke Man" Martling

November 16th, 2021

1:21:59

Jackie "The Joke Man" Martling (Howard Stern Show) shares a hilarious story about hanging out in Vegas with comic Rodney Dangerfield and peeing on dumpsters. Plus we talk all things Howard Stern. Listen! Story Smash the …

708- My Roommate Went Crazy with Writer Danielle Koenig

November 9th, 2021

49:00

Writer Danielle Koenig (How to Survive with Danielle and Kristine Podcast) was matched with a roommate in college who was not stable. Of course, …

707- Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show Hollywood Improv 10-23-21

November 4th, 2021

1:11:35

Join host Christine Blackburn and "Expert" Judges Comedians Blaine Capatch, Kira Soltanovich and Ed Crasnick at the Hollywood Improv! It's the …

706- The Dark Side of Disney with Animator/Podcaster Frank Sasso

November 2nd, 2021

51:47

Frank Sasso (Animator, Podcaster, Owner of New Pod City) signed a 25 year non-disclosure agreement with Disney to not talk about his weeklong experience there as an animation system trainer. Well guess what? Times up! …

705- Game Show Scandal with Comedian Bruce Baum

October 26th, 2021

50:29

Comic Bruce Baum (The Simpsons) has been on dozens of game shows as the celebrity partner. On Super Password, he and his partner, a wanted felon, won, and when it aired, their picture appeared all day as the "Breaking …

704- Worst Christmas Ever with Writer/Creator Claudia Lonow

October 19th, 2021

56:47

Writer/Creator Claudia Lonow (Rude Awakening, Good Girls Don’t, Accidentally On Purpose, How To Live With Your Parents For the Rest of Your Life) spent Christmas with her Jewish family, including her drunk ex-husband …

Story Worthy Trailer

October 16th, 2021

1:22

Listen to TRUE stories from your favorite comedians and other Hollywood talents! Christine Blackburn is the creator and host and she invites you to …

703- Recovery with Actress DeDee Pfeiffer

October 12th, 2021

51:17

Dedee Pfeiffer (Big Sky, Falling Down) found herself on a path to recovery after years of alcohol abuse. Amid some turbulent years, she received her …

702- Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show from Sept. 25, 2021

October 7th, 2021

1:20:34

Join Host Christine Blackburn and "Expert Judges" Blaine Capatch, Melissa Peterman, and Danny Zuker for another round of Story Smash, LIVE at the …

701- Performing at an Insane Aslym with Comedian/Actress Kathleen Roll

October 5th, 2021

49:34

Comic/Actress Kathleen Roll ( The Thirteenth Floor, Gattaca and Melvin Goes to Dinner) was asked to do a benefit for an insane asylum. What they …

700! Partying in Djibouti

September 28th, 2021

53:48

Comic Murray Valeriano (For What It's Worth Game Show, Rusty Cow) was in Djibouti entertaining the troops when things got a little wild at the after party in what they thought was the Officers Club. Listen! Watch Story …

699- Adopting Nathan with Actor Willie Garson

September 22nd, 2021

1:02:30

Actor Willie Garson (Sex in the City, White Collar, Hawaii Five-O) shares the best decision he ever made- adopting his son Nathan. Plus, Willie and …

698- Who's The Sketchy One In The House? with Author/Activist Annabelle Gurwitch

September 21st, 2021

1:00:32

New York Times best selling author and co-host of the Tiny Victories podcast Annabelle Gurwitch invited two complete strangers into her home and found out who was the sketchy one in the house! It's the story from her …

697- Adopting Tigers And Ligers with Big Cat Activist Carole Baskin

September 14th, 2021

1:18:08

Carole Baskin (Big Cat Activist, Tiger King, Dancing with The Stars) shares a story about saving the lives of 2 tigers and a liger that were …

696- Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show! LIVE at the Hollywood Improv 8-28-21

September 9th, 2021

1:13:27

Join Host and Creator of Story Smash Christine Blackburn, Writer Danny Zuker, Comedian Melissa Peterman and Comedian Blaine Capatch in the FIRST show …

695- Adopting A Dog with Comic/Writer Josh Gondelman

September 7th, 2021

1:05:01

Comic Josh Gondelman, (Make My Day Podcast, Author of Nice Try: Stories of Best Intentions & Mixed Results, Writer for Last Week Tonight with …

694- False Promises with Comedian Rhonda Hansome

August 31st, 2021

47:08

Comic Rhonda Hansome (Saturday Night Live, Louie, Evening at the Improv) has seen a lot in her life. In this story hear how she recovers from false promises and invests in new beginnings. Watch Story Smash the …

693- Swan Dive: The Rogue Ballerina with Ballerina and Broadway star Georgina Pazcoguin

August 24th, 2021

1:02:43

Ballerina/Authoress Georgina Pazcoguin (Swan Dive: The Rogue Ballerina, New York City Ballet, Cats) has been dancing her entire life and on today's show we hear about the art form of ballet, the dedication, and …

692- My Most Troublesome Apartment with Comedian Debra DiGiovanni

August 17th, 2021

48:07

Comic Debra DiGiovanni (Comedy Central, Just For Laughs, Last Comic Standing) was bedridden, with damage to her Achilles heel, when a family of raccoons decided to move in. I mean, FAMILIES of raccoons decided to move …

691- Raised By Wolves with Author Erika Schickel

August 9th, 2021

55:29

Erika Schickel (“The Big Hurt,” “You’re Not the Boss of Me”) talks about her memoir, “The Big Hurt,” the story of how she blew up her marriage and life for the twisted love of an infamous novelist, only to realize the …

690- My Time with Paul Newman with Singer/Songwriter/Musician/Author Richard Marx

August 2nd, 2021

1:01:50

Richard Marx (Author of "Stories to Tell," Grammy Award Winning Singer/Songwriter, Limitless) met Paul Newman a few times and each time was better …

689- Happy 11 Year Anniversary Story Worthy!

July 29th, 2021

0:59

Celebrating over 11 years and almost 700 episodes as Producer and Host of the weekly storytelling podcast Story Worthy, Christine Blackburn has interviewed some of the biggest names in show business like Larry King, …

688- My Traumatic Brain Injury with Comedian Suzanne Westenhoefer

July 26th, 2021

1:06:23

Comedian Suzanne Westenhoefer (HBO Comedy Special, We Have To Stop Here, Live From The Village) was waiting outside a restaurant for the valet to bring her car around, when she blacked out. Suzanne woke up in the …

687- Story Worthy 11 Year Anniversary Part 3

July 22nd, 2021

40:08

Join us for fabulous stories from author/thinker Kelly Carlin, comedian Sam Morril and music producer David Wild! Watch Story Smash the Storytelling …

686- Finding My Career Later in Life with Comedian Felicia Madison

July 20th, 2021

53:12

Comic Felicia Madison (The Westside Comedy Club, NY) went to school for pre-med, but that wasn't her real career choice, it was her parents. Her …

685- Story Worthy 11 Year Anniversary Part 2

July 15th, 2021

54:05

Actress Roxana Ortega, Actor Larry Clarke, Comic Jon Reep and Host Jordan Harbinger, are 4 of Christine's 11 favorite stories over the last 11 years on Story Worthy! Actress Roxana Ortega climbs Mt. Kilimanjaro, Actor …

684- Meeting Your Heroes with Comedian Gary Robinson

July 13th, 2021

52:06

Gary Robinson (Comedian and Video Producer) had a lot of film star heroes and what’s the best way to meet them? By sneaking into their film premieres …

682 - Story Worthy 11 Year Anniversary Part 1

July 8th, 2021

51:24

Comedians Margot Leitman, Vir Das, Erica Rhodes and Theo Von are 4 of the 11 favorite shows over the last 11 years on Story Worthy! Margot Leitman meets her perfect match, Vir Das meets Rishi Kapoor, Erica Rhodes stars …

683 - How I Learned I Could Kill Another Human Being with Comedian Chris Gethard

July 6th, 2021

1:16:50

Comic Chris Gethard (Half My Life, Conan, Beautiful Anonymous) bought a Christmas tree and had it delivered to his New York City apartment. The …

681 - Nude Comedy with Comedian Shawn Pelofsky

June 29th, 2021

59:40

Comic Shawn Pelofsky (Stretch it Out, The Comedy Store) like any comedian, will take pretty much any gig. But this gig? Doing comedy with porn stars on The Playboy Channel? It may have been a one time performance, but …

680 - I Ate Dinner With A Pride of Lions in Africa with Dancer/Actress Heather Morris

June 22nd, 2021

46:56

Dancer/Actress Heather Morris, (The Bystanders Podcast, Glee, background dancer for Beyonce, Dancing With the Stars) took the trip of a lifetime to Africa, and ended up having dinner next to a pride of lions with a …

679 - The Phenomenon of Celebrity with Actress/Author Melanie Chartoff

June 15th, 2021

52:26

Melanie Chartoff, actress (on Broadway, Fridays, Newhart, Parker Lewis Can't Lose, Seinfeld, the Rugrats series and films) and author of "Odd Woman Out"--a five star hit on Barnes & Noble and Amazon-- has …

678 - I Was A Roadie in My Mother's Band with Comic/Actress Mary Kennedy

June 8th, 2021

49:33

Actress Mary Kennedy (Shameless Hall of Shame, Shameless, ER, Conan) grew up managing her mother's band, The Mood Swings, at the age of 15. If that …

677 - Law School Bust with Comedian Jimmy Shin

June 1st, 2021

55:30

Comic Jimmy Shin (Wok of Shame, The Tonight Show, Jimmy Kimmel) was going to law school while dealing huge amounts of drugs. Surprise surprise, that …

676 - My Life in Yankee Stadium with Actor/Author Stewart J. Zully

May 25th, 2021

50:48

Stewart J. Zully (My Life in Yankee Stadium: 40 Years as a Vendor and Other Tales of Growing Up Somewhat Sane in the Bronx, The Sopranos, Speed …

675 - My Babysitter Vs. Gilbert Gottfried with Comic/Actress Mollie Heckerling

May 18th, 2021

49:06

Comic/Actress Mollie Heckerling (RATSO) had a babysitter who decided to take on their family friend- Gilbert Gottfried. This argument landed them on …

674 - How Meth Turned into the Best Thing That Ever Happened To Me with Comedian Greg Baldwin

May 11th, 2021

46:51

Comic/Actor Greg Baldwin (The Actors Theater, The Improv ) knew he liked sugar, alcohol, cocaine, and other addictive substances.... but meth? Plus, …

673 - Lessons in Ventriloquism with Comedian/Actor Wayne Federman

May 4th, 2021

58:48

Wayne Federman (stand-up, actor, and author) began his comedy career, in high school, as a ventriloquist. He then attended NYU to study acting with …

672 - How I Came To Love Jeff Goldblum with Writer/Author Travis M. Andrews

April 27th, 2021

48:29

Washington Post features writer Travis M. Andrews (Because He's Jeff Goldblum) is as fascinated by actor Jeff Goldblum as we all are. But who amongst …

671 - Joining A Coven with Author Ronit Plank

April 20th, 2021

52:21

Ronit Plank author of the new memoir, When She Comes Back talks about losing her mother twice to the cult leader Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh of Wild Wild …

670 - Texas Banned My Children's Book with Writer/Traveler Mike Reiss

April 13th, 2021

52:05

Writer/Traveler Mike Reiss (The Simpsons, The Critic, the new podcast What Am I Doing Here?) was baffled when schools in Massachusetts, Iowa, and the …

669 - Book Tours and Alien Abductions with Author Ralph Blumenthal

April 6th, 2021

45:39

What happens when a hard-boiled New York Times crime reporter on a book tour checks into his posh San Francisco hotel and can't find...the bed? Author Ralph Blumenthal ("The Believer: Alien Encounters, Hard Science, and …

668 - Waking Up Drunk Next to a Mariachi with Talk Show Host/Film Critic Korey Coleman

March 30th, 2021

55:47

Korey Coleman (Spill.com, Double Toasted) was part of a 48 hour filmmaking project when someone handed him a bottle of Maker's Mark. When he woke up …

667 - Finding My Voice with Podcast Guru Harry Duran

March 23rd, 2021

54:32

Podcast Guru Harry Duran (Podcast Junkies, Vertical Farming) didn't know what he wanted to do in life, so he went to Thailand to visit a friend and ponder. During a hike near a waterfall, Harry slipped on a rock and …

666 - Choosing To Be a Filmmaker with Actress/Filmmaker Victoria Lacoste

March 16th, 2021

1:13:25

Actress/Filmmaker, Victoria Lacoste (from French fashion and sport empire Lacoste, Edelweiss Productions, Asking For A Friend, The 4th Wall) rebelled against her famous family heritage to pursue a career in acting and …

665 - Buried Alive with Broadcaster Steve Mason

March 9th, 2021

54:49

Broadcaster Steve Mason (Mason and Ireland, ESPN'S First Take, Culture Pop Podcast) was a disc jockey in Toledo Ohio and decided he would raise money …

664 - Getting Interrogated in Egypt For Telling Jokes with Comedian/Host/Author Bassem Youssef

March 2nd, 2021

55:34

Comic/Author Bassem Youssef (The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, The Magical Reality of Nadia) was a star in Egypt with his show "El-Bernameg" until the government turned against him and he was, essentially, "cancelled." …

663 - Working As A Stunt Woman With No Experience with Comedian Jessica Winther

February 23rd, 2021

59:20

Jessica Winther, comic, was born in Montreal, raised in Las Vegas and always wanted to be in show business, so much that she accepted a job as a stuntwoman on the feature film Con Air, with no experience whatsoever. …

662 - Getting Ripped Off By an Agent with Comedian Greg Fitzsimmons

February 16th, 2021

53:40

Comic Greg Fitzsimmons (Fitzdog Radio, Sunday Papers with Mike Gibson, Howard Stern Show, Adam Carolla Podcast) was part of the 80's comedy boom. …

661 - Sobriety with Comedian ANT

February 9th, 2021

50:12

Comic/Host Ant (Celebrity Fit Club, Last Comic Standing, The United States of ANT, Follow My Ass!!) has been flying high hosting television shows and …

660 - From Cult to Comedy with Writer/Comedian Katie Love

February 2nd, 2021

52:37

Katie Love, Writer-Comedian and Producer (Cubicide, Two Tickets to Paradise - From Cult to Comedy, The Laugh Gallery) grew up a Jehovah's Witness, …

659 - A Tribute to Larry King- Broadcaster, Father, Comedian

January 29th, 2021

1:54:44

Larry King Broadcaster/Father/Comedian worked for CNN for 26 years. His awards included two Peabodys, an Emmy and ten Cable ACE Awards. He also …

658 - I Watched a Guy Move an Object With His Mind with Comic/Marijuana Advocate Rachel Wolfson

January 26th, 2021

56:56

Rachel Wolfson, Comic/Marijuana Advocate, was at Walmart shopping for a television at 11pm. That's not the weird part. Wait until you hear what the …

657 - My Roommate Has Covid with Comedian Mav Viola

January 19th, 2021

49:59

Comic Mav Viola, who has toured with Whitney Cummings and opened for Margaret Cho, shares a story about quarantining with her roommate who decided …

656 - I Love Haunted Los Angeles with Comic/YouTuber Jason Horton

January 12th, 2021

41:40

Jason Horton (Ghost Town, The Thinning: New World Order, Strange Year Podcast) has an obsession with haunted places in Los Angeles. Is it because of the rejection of show business? The despair? Today he shares the story …

656 - Listen to Story Worthy with Christine Blackburn! Over 650 episodes to choose from!

January 9th, 2021

3:20

Each week Hollywood's most talented people in the entertainment industry share true, personal stories on the Story Worthy Podcast. Story Worthy …

655 - Best of 2020 with Actor/Comic Kevin Nealon, Writer/Musician Allie Goertz & Comedian Joe Manente

January 5th, 2021

1:01:42

Kevin Nealon, Writer/Musician Allie Goertz, and Comedian Joe Manente are 3 of the storytellers that make the Best Stories of 2020! Listen as Kevin recounts performing at a strip club with Bob Saget in Point Barrow, …

654 - 36 Years at USA Today with Columnist Jefferson Graham

December 29th, 2020

49:33

Jefferson Graham talks about wrapping up his 36 year career at USA TODAY, where he did over 10,000 interviews, with everyone from Jerry Seinfeld and Van Dyke to Steve Jobs and Wozniak, and moving on to videomaking and …

653 - Getting Stabbed in Santa Monica, CA with Actor Mark Teich

December 22nd, 2020

41:08

Actor Mark Teich (The Finchers, Monk) was working as a bartender in a Santa Monica bar when a scuffle broke out. Guess who tried to be a good guy? Yep, Mark Teich. Listen to find out what happened! Watch Story Smash the …

652 - How to Create a Comedy Special During a Pandemic with Comedian Dustin Nickerson

December 15th, 2020

48:25

Comic Dustin Nickerson (Overwhelmed, Netflix, Comedy Central, Hulu) decided to create a comedy special but how do you pull that off during a …

651 - Three Brushes with Death with Screenwriter Peter Gaulke

December 8th, 2020

51:18

Screenwriter/Comedian Peter Gaulke (Divorced Parents, Black Knight, Ice Age the Meltdown) had a helluva weekend. It started off with a serious …

650 - Getting Kicked Out of the House by the Mexican Federales with Comedian DeAnne Smith

December 1st, 2020

51:12

Comic Deanne Smith (Netflix, Just For Laughs) and their girlfriend were teaching English as a Second Language in San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas Mexico, when the Mexican federales came knocking and kicked them out! …

649 - A Dangerous Situation with Yes Yes Marsha! Marsha Shandur

November 24th, 2020

1:01:27

Marsha Shandur (Yes Yes Marsha, True Stories Toronto) was in her dorm room one night when her roommate saw something horrific. Listen to find out what happened! Watch Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show on YouTube …

648 - Movin' On with Comedian Lahna Turner

November 17th, 2020

52:32

Comedian Lahna Turner (Netflix, Hulu, Comedy Central) went through many tumultuous years of marriage wrought with addiction that sadly ended in the …

647 - How I Met My Mother with Comedian Laura House

November 10th, 2020

1:00:52

Comic Laura House (Tiny Victories Podcast, Writer on CBS's Mom, BBC's Secret Life of Boys,Mouth Punch) grew up knowing she was adopted, but finding …

646 - The Dog That Saved My Life with Comedy Writer Sue Kolinsky

November 3rd, 2020

1:07:32

Comedy Writer Sue Kolinsky (Best Leftovers Ever, The Osbournes, Top Chef, Sex and The City) was in no position to take in a dog but this one little …

645 - It's An Honor Just to Be Nominated with Comedian Adam Ferrara

October 27th, 2020

52:47

Comic/Actor Adam Ferrara (30 Minutes You'll Never Get Back, Nurse Jackie) was nominated for the Comedian of the Year from the American Comedy Awards and invited his parents to Los Angeles for the ceremony. How well did …

644 - The Night Johnny Carson Died with Comedy Writer Eddie Feldmann

October 20th, 2020

1:05:35

Emmy Award Winning Writer Eddie Feldmann (SuperFunny, Dennis Miller Live, Show Biz Show with David Spade) was working on the NBC lot in Burbank the …

643 - Don't Do Drugs with Writer/Comic Stef Zamorano

October 13th, 2020

1:03:37

Stef Zamorano (The Jimmy Dore Show) was teaching high school English when drug dogs arrived on campus. Then Stef got called to the office and …

642 - Rejection with Founder of Rediscover Your Play, Jeff Harry

October 6th, 2020

58:18

Jeff Harry, founder of Rediscover Your Play, went to a party in junior high where all the cool kids would be and had two huge epiphanies- teenagers …

641 - Breaking Promises with Comedy Writer/Comedian Monica Piper

September 29th, 2020

1:13:47

Monica Piper, Emmy Award-winning comedy writer and stand up comedian (Rugrats, Mad About You, Veronica's Closet, Roseanne, "Not That Jewish") made a promise to her baby she found hard to keep. Listen to this touching …

640 - I Was Billy Joel's Uptown Girl with Comedian/Author Debbie Kasper

September 22nd, 2020

49:52

Debbie Kasper, comedian and author of "You're Not That Pretty & Other Things My Parents Told Me," was working at a restaurant in NYC, when Billy …

639 - Cyber Stalked with Comedian Bobbie Oliver

September 15th, 2020

59:38

Feminist Comedian Bobbie Oliver (Tao Comedy Studio, The Tao of Comedy Embrace the Pause) posted something on Twitter that somehow enraged an anonymous man who tweeted back vile threats. Bobbie blocked him, but it didn't …

638 - Don't Give Up with Actress Cheyenne Rae Hernandez

September 8th, 2020

1:06:52

Actress Cheyenne Rae Hernandez (The Tax Collector, Hawaii Five-O) was raised in El Paso, Texas. After suffering a horrific family tragedy, Cheyenne …

637 - Coincidences with Comedian Wendy Liebman

September 1st, 2020

1:18:22

Comic Wendy Liebman (The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson, The Late Show with David Letterman, Showtime "Taller on TV" ) went to Camp Trywoodie as a kid and her canoe capsized. Later in life, she reunited with the guy …

636 - Coming Out with Comedian/Author Judy Gold

August 25th, 2020

1:01:04

Judy Gold, comic/author/thinker (Yes, I Can Say That: When They Come for the Comedians, We Are All in Trouble) knew she was gay at the age of 3, but …

635 - I Got Fired From a Zac Efron Movie with Model/Comedian Eugenia Kuzmina

August 18th, 2020

59:09

Model/Comic Eugenia Kuzmina (Yves Saint Laurent, Alexander McQueen, Thierry Mugler Ads for Hermes, Armani jeans, Dior sunglasses, GAP, and L'Oreal) was fired from a Zac Efron movie because she was playing a bartender …

634 - Cars Cars Cars! with Carlypso Founder Nicky Hinrichsen

August 11th, 2020

1:01:03

Nicky Hinrichsen (co-founder of Carlypso and Refinance With Clutch) shares a story about how he and his friend Chris Coleman discovered a new way to …

633 - SINATRA! with Comedian/Legend Tom Dreesen!

August 4th, 2020

1:32:03

Tom Dreesen (Comedian, Author "Still Standing Today," Over 60 Appearances on The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson, Dozens of episodes of Letterman, Opening Act for Sinatra 14 Years) has been in show business for over 50 …

632 - Flying During The Pandemic With Comedian Hannes Phinney

July 31st, 2020

50:02

Comic Hannes Phinney, the Story Worthy co-host for 6 years, shares a story about flying during the pandemic, to visit his mother in law ill with the coronavirus. Watch Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show on YouTube …

631 - Dating Against Type with Dating Expert Damona Hoffman

July 28th, 2020

58:07

Damona Hoffman (Dating Coach, Dates and Mates Podcast) shares her dating tips while discussing how she met her husband. Listen and pick up some tips yourself! Watch Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show on YouTube …

630 - Detained in Egypt with Comedian Bill Dawes

July 21st, 2020

1:17:08

Comic Bill Dawes (Broadway, The Afterlaugh Podcast) shares the harrowing story of being interrogated and detained in Egypt for 48 hours last summer. What did he do? Find out today on Story Worthy! Watch Story Smash the …

629 - Hot Strippers and Point Barrow, Alaska with Comedian/Actor Kevin Nealon

July 14th, 2020

1:08:30

Kevin Nealon (Saturday Night Live, Weeds, Blended, Hiking with Kevin) helps celebrate Story Worthy's 10 Year anniversary and shares a story about hot strippers and Point Barrow, Alaska. Do not miss this episode! Enjoy! …

628 - The Stripper Colony with Comedian Tammy Pescatelli

July 7th, 2020

1:04:36

Comic Tammy Pescatelli (Way After School Special, Finding The Funny, Netflix) was involved with a violent, obsessive guy. So what did Tammy do to …

627 - Antarctica with Comedian Rajiv Satyal

June 30th, 2020

53:03

Rajiv Satyal, a Cincinnati-born, LA-based comic (NPR, Nickelodeon), took the opportunity to travel to Antarctica this past December. Today we hear all about the expedition that made Satyal the first person ever to …

626 - One Night With a Porn Star with Comedian Brandt Tobler

June 23rd, 2020

52:53

Brandt Tobler, comedian (Free Roll, Token White Boy, Gamblin' and Ramblin') shares a story about a night of debauchery in Las Vegas that culminates …

625 - The Babysitter with Actress Lauren Weedman

June 16th, 2020

52:42

Lauren Weedman, actress/author/theater artist, (Miss Fortune: Fresh Perspectives on Having it All from Someone Who is NOT OKAY, & Hung) shares a very personal story about a psychic, her husband, and the babysitter. …

624 - The Celestial Seasonings Tea Factory Tour Gone Wrong with comedian Chris Duffy

June 9th, 2020

46:16

Comic Chris Duffy (Come On Down You're Already Here!, You're The Expert! You Get A Spoon) took a tour of the Celestial Seasonings Tea Factory and his life was forever changed. Not really, but what a tour! Enjoy this …

623 - Waiting For A Girl Like You with Comedian Jill Kimmel

June 2nd, 2020

58:41

Jill Kimmel, comedian (TED Talk, AFE Tours) was recently divorced and on a hiking date, when she shouted into the wind a song she was thinking about "I Been Waiting..." and someone in the wild sung out a response "For a …

622 - Scamming The Scammer with Comedian James Veitch

May 26th, 2020

49:39

James Veitch is a comedian and quasi-professional golfer whose publisher told him he needed to do "more" to "promote the book." So here he is. What's …

621 - Travel Ban with Comedian April Macie

May 19th, 2020

59:21

April Macie (No Shame, "Hottest and Funniest Chick" award on Howard Stern) was more than affected by the recent travel ban. After a romantic wedding in Santorini, Greece, April flew home to the states, but her Iranian …

620 - Border Collies Herding Sheep from Late Night with David Letterman with Producer/Chef Madeleine Smithberg

May 12th, 2020

1:02:12

Madeleine Smithberg (Co-Creator and original EP of The Daily Show, longtime Late Night with David Letterman producer, Mad In The Kitchen) describes one of the funniest segments ever on Late Night with David Letterman …

619 - Secret Mission in the Sinai Desert with Actress/Producer Iris Bahr

May 5th, 2020

48:07

Iris Bahr (Curb Your Enthusiasm, Award Winning Solo performer and playwright, X-RAE podcast) was relaxing in the Sinai desert when that time of the …

618 - Stories About Prince with Rock Journalist/Producer David Wild

April 28th, 2020

53:46

David Wild (Writer-Producer, "Let's Go Crazy: The Grammy Salute To Prince," longtime "Rolling Stone" journalist) shares two remarkable stories about …

617 - Quarantined with Legendary Broadcaster Larry King

April 21st, 2020

23:59

Larry King (The Larry King Show, Larry King Live, Larry King Now, Politicking with Larry King) shares stories about Trump, his family, and Tiger …

616 - Stranger Than Fiction with Comedian Dana Gould

April 14th, 2020

1:09:32

Comedian Dana Gould (Stan Against Evil, The Simpsons, The Dana Gould Comedy Hour) shares two stories that are stranger than fiction. The first …

615 - My Failed Suicide Attempt with Director/Cinematographer Barry Sonnenfeld

April 7th, 2020

58:01

Director/Cinematographer/Author Barry Sonnenfeld (Barry Sonnenfeld Call Your Mother, A Series of Unfortunate Events, Addams Family, Men in Black) shares a story about flying alone on a corporate jet and a very harsh …

614 - Quarantined with Comedian Greg Proops

March 31st, 2020

57:45

Comedian Greg Proops (The Smartest Man in the World, Whose Line Is It Anyway? & Schooled) and host Christine Blackburn talk about being …

613 - Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show LIVE at the Hollywood Improv

March 27th, 2020

1:08:29

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Writer Danny Zuker (Modern Family) Comedian Felicia Michaels and Comedian Wayne Federman for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Game Show! Contestants …

612 - My 2nd Grade Teacher with Comedian Sampson McCormick

March 24th, 2020

55:35

Comic Sampson McCormick (BET, VICELAND, Howard Theater) was the class clown until his new teacher, Ms. Williams, came along. She set him straight and put him on the path that he's still on today, a stand-up comedian. …

611 - Trouble in Las Vegas with Comedian Caroline Georges

March 17th, 2020

49:43

Comic Caroline Georges (Manic Pixie Dream Vlog) grew up in Juneau Alaska. She was 15 years old when she joined her friend on vacation in Las Vegas. …

610 - Start Listening to Story Worthy!

March 13th, 2020

3:38

Hollywood's most interesting comedians and writers tell true, personal stories on Story Worthy! Celebrating the 10 year anniversary in July of 2020, …

609 - Cheating My Way Thru School with Comedian Cynthia Levin

March 10th, 2020

1:10:45

Comic Cynthia Levin (The Comedy Store, The Improv) grew up feeling like a border in her own house. And given no guidance, she found it critical to …

608 - 23andMe with Former American Gladiator/Author Dan "Nitro" Clark

March 3rd, 2020

55:20

Dan "Nitro" Clark (The Gladiator Way, F-Dying) had his genetics tested and was blown away to find out he had a son he hadn't met. And wait till you hear what happened next! This episode is brought to you by Podcorn. …

607 - Teaching Special Ed with Comedian Joe Manente

February 25th, 2020

52:52

Comic Joe Manente (4th Wall Comedy Cafe) was a substitute teacher for Los Angeles Unified School District. One day, he was sent to teach Special Ed, …

606 - Mitzi Shore and The Comedy Store with Comedian/Writer/Photographer Felicia Michaels

February 18th, 2020

1:06:47

Comic Felicia Michaels (The Liar's Club, Pervs, MILF and Cookies) shares stories about hauntings at the World Famous Comedy Store and being mentored by owner Mitzi Shore.Visit Story Worthy's website here! Please …

605 - Volunteering at a School with Author Amber Tozer

February 11th, 2020

42:26

Author Amber Tozer (Sober Stick Figure) moved to England to be with her husband. She started volunteering at a local high school and although she …

604 - Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show LIVE at The Hollywood Improv!

February 7th, 2020

1:15:27

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Writer Danny Zuker (Modern Family) Author Amy Ephron (The Other Side of the Wall) and Comedian Ed Crasnick for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Game …

603 - How I Became an Artist with Playwright Chris Korbel

February 4th, 2020

41:14

Writer Chris Korbel was destined to become a third generation lawyer, but then he took a class in playwriting and his future was decided. Chris' works have been performed Off Broadway and in LA, plus he was a semi …

602 - The Car Accident That Changed My Life with Writer/Musician Allie Goertz

January 28th, 2020

59:01

Allie Goertz, writer/musician (Round Springfield, MAD Magazine, @Midnight) had a minor car accident and was standing between the 2 vehicles, when another car came speeding toward her. Listen to Allie's wild and …

601 - Traveling with Comedian Greg Proops

January 22nd, 2020

1:01:29

Comedian Greg Proops (The Smartest Man in the World, Whose Line Is It Anyway? Schooled) helps celebrate the 600th episode of Story Worthy with …

600 - Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show LIVE at The Hollywood Improv!

January 17th, 2020

1:19:17

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Writer/Artist Peter Mehlman (#MeAsWell) Comedian Cathy Ladman and Comedian Blaine Capatch for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Game Show! Contestants …

599 - Going to a Health Spa with Comedy Writer/Artist Peter Mehlman

January 14th, 2020

58:59

Comedy Writer Peter Mehlman (#MeAsWell, It Won't Always Be This Great, Seinfeld, The Narrow World of Sports) went to a high end health spa to get some relaxation and ended up watching a lot of basketball....until he met …

598 - How To Say 'You Can Let Go Now' with Comedian Abby Schachner

January 7th, 2020

41:47

Comedian/Author/Artist Abby Schachner (YourFriendAbby.com) wanted to say the perfect thing to her father as he lay dying, but instead she said something completely different. Listen to find out what she said. Happy New …

597 - Dating a Stripper with Comedian Mark Fernandez

December 31st, 2019

49:54

Comic Mark Fernandez (Portland Comedy Festival, Funny is Funny) was bartending in San Diego when he met a nice girl who just happened to be a …

596 - Using My Clairvoyant Abilities To Get Rid Of Hauntings With Psychic Medium Audrey Hope 

December 24th, 2019

41:50

Psychic/Medium Audrey Hope (AudreyHope.com) can talk to dead people. Seriously. And today she shares a story about an encounter with an unwanted ghost. Plus, later in the show, we talk about the difference between a …

595 - Holiday DUI with Comedian Tony Sam

December 17th, 2019

48:58

Comedian Tony Sam (Legally Insane, Scaredy Cat ) shares the story about getting a DUI around the holidays. And get this: He was not in a car. Please …

593 - Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show LIVE at The Hollywood Improv!

December 13th, 2019

1:06:14

 Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Writer/Producer Danny Zuker, Actress Wendi McLendon-Covey and Comedian/Host Mark DeCarlo for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Game Show! Contestants …

594 - How My Husband and I Met with Author Amy Ephron

December 10th, 2019

47:34

Author Amy Ephron (The Castle in the Mist, The Other Side of the Wall, Carnival Magic) shares the secret of how she imagined her husband and then met him the next day.... He says he did the same thing... And as people …

592 - Adoption with Actor Willie Garson

December 4th, 2019

1:01:33

Actor Willie Garson (Sex in the City, White Collar, Hawaii Five-O) shares the best decision he ever made- adopting his son Nathan. Plus, Willie and …

591 - Trouble in Madrid with Actress Smaranda Luna

November 26th, 2019

42:29

Actress/Comic Smaranda Luna (Patti and Marina, Closer to the Moon) spent the summer in Madrid lifeguarding. There she met a guy she fell in LUST with. She arranged a date with him but when he showed up, she got the …

589 - In Defense of Elitism with Author Joel Stein

November 19th, 2019

1:05:35

Author Joel Stein shares a story about spending time in Miami, a city in Roberts County, Texas, researching for his new book "In Defense of Elitism Why I'm Better Than You and You're Better Than Someone Who Didn't Buy …

588 - An American in England with Comedian Steven Alan Green

November 12th, 2019

42:29

Comic/Writer Steven Alan Green (Conan, Comedy Central UK, Tonight Show) moved to England to pursue comedy and was pleasantly surprised at their comedy scene. Until he had to work with Jerry Lewis. And please …

590 - Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at The Hollywood Improv!

November 8th, 2019

1:07:27

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Writer/Producer Danny Zuker, Comedian Amber Preston and Comedian Blaine Capatch for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin the …

587 - The Art of Storytelling with Beth Lapides

November 5th, 2019

48:54

Beth Lapides (UnCabaret, Sex and the City) moved to New York as an artist and storyteller. She decided to go to Washington Square Park where she stood in a box she painted to look like a house, and started to tell …

586 - If They Ask If You Can Do It, Say Yes with Actor Don Stark

October 29th, 2019

46:38

Actor Don Stark (7 Days To Vegas, That '70s Show, Green Book) never says no. So when he was asked if he could ride a motorcycle for an acting role, …

585 - A Day In The ICU with Comedian Murray Valeriano

October 22nd, 2019

47:12

Comic Murray Valeriano (Road Stories Podcast) was surfing one day when he had trouble breathing. The next thing you know, he was in Seattle. And then the NEXT thing you know, he was having open heart surgery. Listen!And …

584 - Bawdy Storytelling with Producer/Host Dixie De La Tour

October 15th, 2019

33:25

Dixie De La Tour from Bawdy Storytelling shares a story that involves a sex club, a gang bang, and meeting a new friend. We're all adults here, …

583 - Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at The Hollywood Improv!

October 11th, 2019

1:09:21

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges, writer/producer Danny Zuker, television host Mark DeCarlo and actress Mary Birdsong ;for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin …

582 - Starting Over After 9/11 with Actor Danny Pardo

October 8th, 2019

45:20

Actor Danny Pardo (7 Days to Vegas, SEAL Team, Nicole and O.J.) shares a story about what happened to his business after 9/11, and how he started …

581 - Thwarting A Robbery with Comedian Kelly Spillman

October 1st, 2019

40:46

Comic Kelly Spillman (Ice House, Flappers, Laughing Skull) was working at a Subway restaurant when she realized she was about to be robbed. Listen to …

580 - Under Pressure with Musician Leisure McCorkle

September 24th, 2019

45:51

Musician Leisure McCorkle (5000 Light Years Beyond the Speed of Sound) got the opportunity to play at the world famous Cavern Club, but there was a catch- he had to be back to Belfast by 9:00am for a seminar for his …

579 - Poker Stories with Actor Vince Van Patten

September 17th, 2019

39:28

Actor Vince Van Patten (7 Days To Vegas, World Poker Tour) talks about growing up with his dad, actor Dick Van Patten, his love of poker, and his new movie 7 Days To Vegas. Listen guys! Watch Story Smash the …

578 - Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at The Hollywood Improv!

September 14th, 2019

1:02:40

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges, writer/producer Danny Zuker, writer/comedian Blaine Capatch and actress Annie Korzen for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin …

577 - Life with Actor Ed Asner

September 10th, 2019

43:43

Actor Ed Asner (Mary Tyler Moore, Lou Grant, Up, Elf, The Grouchy Historian, Dead To Me, Briarpatch) opens up about his life as an actor, a political …

576 - That Time I Spent In A Convent with Comedian Lisa Orkin

September 3rd, 2019

41:17

Comedian Lisa Orkin (Project Woo Woo, Honestly Lisa) needed to get away from it all so she decided to spend some time at a convent. Listen to see how that worked out! Watch Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show on …

575 - Turning 16 in Paris with Actress Mary Birdsong

August 27th, 2019

49:29

Actress Mary Birdsong (Succession, The Descendants, Reno 911) was turning 16 and desperately wanted to go to Paris with her French class but her …

574 - My Sister Was Killed At Trader Joe's with Albert Corado

August 20th, 2019

47:19

Albert Corado was working in Minneapolis when he got an unthinkable phone call. His sister Mely, a manager at Trader Joe's in Los Angeles, had been …

573 - Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at The Hollywood Improv!

August 16th, 2019

1:07:07

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges, writer/producer Dan O'Shannon, writer Matt Oswalt, and Comedian Jimmy Pardo for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin the Wheel …

572 - My Mississippi River Adventure (The Big Trip) with Comedian Dawn Brodey

August 13th, 2019

56:38

Comic Dawn Brodey (Trailer Trash Talent Revue) took a journey few have ever taken. Or wanted to. Piloting a houseboat down the Mississippi River from …

571 - Being Lauren Bacall's Servant with Actor Larry Clarke

August 6th, 2019

47:04

Actor Larry Clarke, (Twin Peaks, Contagion, The Laundromat) worked for an upscale catering company in the early 90's in NYC. He was offered to work a private party for Lauren Bacall after being warned she was cheap and …

570 - 9 Year Anniversary Special with Host Christine Blackburn Part 2

July 30th, 2019

1:04:55

Christine Blackburn (host and creator of the Story Worthy Podcast and Story Smash!) celebrates NINE years of podcasting with her favorite 9 stories over the last 9 years. Part 2. Todays show highlights Broadcaster Larry …

568 - 9 Year Anniversary Special with Host Christine Blackburn Part 1

July 23rd, 2019

1:04:55

Christine Blackburn (host and creator of the Story Worthy Podcast and Story Smash!) celebrates NINE years of podcasting with her favorite 9 stories …

567 - The Time I Spent In Saudi Arabia with Comedian Alonzo Bodden (Happy 9th Anniversary Story Worthy!)

July 16th, 2019

56:07

Comic Alonzo Bodden (Who's Paying Attention? Young Turks, Wait Wait, Don't Tell Me) went to Saudi Arabia to perform stand-up comedy and found out he …

566 - Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at The Hollywood Improv!

July 11th, 2019

1:06:57

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges, writer/producer Danny Zuker (Modern Family,) Actress/Comedian Cathy Ladman, and Radio Legend/Actor Phil Hendrie for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling …

565 - I Was Supposed To Get Married Today with Comedian Natasha Pearl Hansen

July 9th, 2019

42:38

Comic Natasha Pearl Hansen (Future Role Model, Second City) was supposed to get married, but after a couple of delays, decided to turn her special …

564 - Sex On The Beach with Sexpert Dr. Emily Morse

July 2nd, 2019

38:00

Dr. Emily Morse (Sex With Emily) shares a story about getting a massage on the beach that had a VERY happy ending! Listen to Emily's story now and guess what, you may just learn something about sex too. Watch Story …

563 - What I Learned As An Escort with Author Sephe Haven

June 25th, 2019

48:55

Author Sephe Haven talks about her new book "My Whorizontal Life" and her life as an escort. Listen to this story about finding love in the unlikely world of prostitution. Watch Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show on …

562 - Horrible Dating Stories with Casting Director Naela Durrani

June 18th, 2019

44:24

Reality Casting Producer, Naela Durrani (America's Got Talent, The Gong Show, Undercover Boss) talks about going on some horrible dates in LA. She might cast reality shows, but does she use the same methods for her …

561 - Performing At A Naval Base with Comedian Jimmy Pardo

June 11th, 2019

1:03:57

Comedian Jimmy Pardo (Never Not Funny, Conan, The Tonight Show) shares a story about bombing so badly on stage, he literally was chased off the property where he was entertaining. Listen to the funniest "bombing" story …

560 - Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at The Hollywood Improv!

June 6th, 2019

1:03:16

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges, writer/producer Danny Zuker (Modern Family,) Actress Wendi McLendon-Covey (The Goldbergs,) and …

559 - Young And Stupid In Hollywood with Comedian/Actress Susan Saiger

June 4th, 2019

47:34

Comic Susan Saiger (Doris in Eating Raoul) was invited to audition for a role in the cult classic "Eating Raoul" and went alone to the directors …

558 - Writing Under A Deadline with Writer/Producer Mark Brazill

May 28th, 2019

58:07

Writer Mark Brazill (That '70s Show, Mr. Rhodes, 3rd Rock From The Sun) had one weekend to create an entire script, and the distractions were …

557 - Tales From Hollywood with Comedy Writer Andy Cowan

May 21st, 2019

37:12

Comedy writer, Andy Cowan (Cheers, Seinfeld, 3rd Rock from the Sun) and author (Banging My Head Against the Wall: A Comedy Writer's Guide to Seeing Stars, foreword by Jay Leno) shares his Seinfeld memories and two out …

556 - Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at the Hollywood Improv!

May 16th, 2019

1:09:51

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges, writer Peter Mehlman (Seinfeld), Gina Grad (Adam Carolla Podcast), and photographer Matt Oswalt for …

555 - Losing My Virginity Twice with Sex Expert Karen Lee Poter

May 13th, 2019

52:26

Karen Lee Poter (Sex Talk with My Mom, The Karen Lee Poter Show) shares a personal story about losing her virginity. Once in college and the other …

554 - The Handshake That Changed My Life with Comedian Vir Das

May 6th, 2019

44:32

Comedian Vir Das was cast in a Bollywood movie where he met actor Rishi Kapoor, who changed his life with a handshake. Listen to find out what …

553 - Performing Stand-Up Comedy On Continental Airlines with Comedian Pete George

April 29th, 2019

38:30

Comedian Pete George has performed over 8,500 stand-up shows at venues like The Hard Rock, The House of Blues, and Planet Hollywood, but nothing …

552 - Mike Tyson Helped My Son Get Born with Mike Bonifer

April 22nd, 2019

35:50

Mike Bonifer (Founder and CCO of bigSTORY, 21 Day Story) raced to Cedars Sinai with his wife having a baby. Things were out of control until Mike …

551 - Elementary School Drama with Comedian Fielding Edlow

April 15th, 2019

48:45

Comedian Fielding Edlow (Bojack Horseman, Bitter Homes and Gardens) shares a story about her 6 year-old daughter's school, which give new meaning to …

550 - Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at the Hollywood Improv!

April 11th, 2019

1:15:15

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Danny Zuker, Stephanie Courtney and Comedian Blaine Capatch for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and …

549 - The Stories We Tell Ourselves with Author Margot Leitman

April 8th, 2019

46:26

Margot Leitman (What's Your Story, Long Story Short) received her late aunt's necklace and in homage of her deep connection to her artistic Aunt, she decided to never take it off. Until one day, it was lost... Listen to …

548 - Dating A Bad Dad with Comedian Melanie Maras

April 1st, 2019

51:28

Comic Melanie Maras (The Commandments of Lily, Put Your Hands Together, RISK!) thought she hit the jackpot when she met a burger magnate. But then she really got to know him and discovered she'd been bamboozled, by a …

547 - Awkward High School Moments with Comedian Johnny Cardinale

March 25th, 2019

42:33

Comedian Johnny Cardinale (Bobby Khan's Ticket to Hollywood) has toured the world extensively performing comedy, but something keeps coming back to …

546 - The Truth Behind Open-Mic's with Comedian Mike Falzone

March 18th, 2019

43:45

Comic Mike Falzone survived a major health scare and decided to leave the comforts of his family and friends in Connecticut, to move out west, with dreams of making it big in the comedy world. Listen to Mike's story of …

545 - Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at the Hollywood Improv!

March 14th, 2019

1:05:59

Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at the Hollywood Improv! Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Danny Zuker, Hayley Orrantia and …

544 - My Right Kidney with Actor Christian Malmin

March 11th, 2019

37:30

Actor Christian Malmin (General Hospital, Days of Our Lives, The Young and The Restless) talks about giving the gift of life to his father- he gave …

543 - It Feels Good To Be Recognized...Most Of The Time with Actor Paul Vato

March 4th, 2019

38:42

Actor Paul Vato (MadTV, Vato's Cigars ) gets recognized from time to time from his work as an actor. Usually it's quite pleasant, but sometimes, it's …

542 - When You Catch Them Cheating with Comedian Esther Ku

February 25th, 2019

43:23

Comedian Esther Ku (Last Comic Standing, Girl Code, AVN Awards Host) shares her story of how she got her heart broken while living in the big brutal city of New York. It is a hilariously sad story that includes breaking …

541 - Accidental Pregnancy with Actress Becky Flaum

February 18th, 2019

39:25

While actress Becky Flaum (Class Dismissed, TruTv) worked as a reality show producer, she saw some crazy stuff. But the craziest happened off-camera, after an on-set accident sent her down a path she never planned …

540 - Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at the Hollywood Improv!

February 14th, 2019

1:13:28

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Danny Zuker, Laurie Kilmartin and Annie Korzen, for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a true, …

539 - I Was A Viagra Salesman with Writer Jamie Reidy

February 11th, 2019

46:38

Writer Jamie Reidy (Hard Sell, Love and Other Drugs) was one of the first sales reps for Viagra and sales were brisk! Listen to this hilarious story about men, erections, and the miracle drug, Viagra. Listen to find out …

538 - My Sugar Daddy with Writer/Author Teresa Lo

February 4th, 2019

50:11

Writer/Author Teresa Lo (Hell's Game, The Red Lantern Scandals) signed up for a sugar daddy website, hoping to get material for her next book, but then she found a man who was nothing like he seemed. Listen to hear all …

537 - My 7th Birthday with Actor/Writer Keith Blaney

January 28th, 2019

41:14

When Keith Blaney (Fargo, Future Man, F*ck Fiction) celebrates New Years Eve/His Birthday, a big ball drops from the sky and it's always a party, somewhere. On his 7th birthday, there were candles, and cake, and …

537 - Introducing Screwed-Up Stories!

January 24th, 2019

5:27

Let's face it, we all screw up! And finally, we're talking about it! Host Christine Blackburn (Story Worthy) and Comedian Rachael O'Brien (Be Here For Awhile) host fearless guests telling true and personal tales you …

536 - Burning Man- Not What I Thought It Was! with Actor/Comic Jason Stuart

January 21st, 2019

38:47

Actor/Comic Jason Stuart (Birth Of A Nation, My Wife and Kids, Will & Grace, Guest House) went to Burning Man and they wouldn't let him out! …

535 - Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at the Hollywood Improv!

January 17th, 2019

1:13:54

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Danny Zuker, MaryLynn Rajskub, and Peter Mehlman, for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a …

534 - What You Hold Back with Comedian/Cartoonist Mo Welch

January 14th, 2019

34:52

Comic/Cartoonist Mo Welch (Conan, Blair) was dating a girl that had a secret, something she was holding back. A secret that involved points, scamming …

533 - My Prostate Cancer with Comedy Writer Blaine Capatch

January 7th, 2019

37:44

Writer Blaine Capatch (@Midnight, The Martin Short Show, Mind of Mencia, Beat The Geeks) had a bad 45th year- First kidney stones, then a death in the family and to top it off, Prostate Cancer. Get checked guys! Watch …

532 - My Haunted House with Actor/Podcaster Jason Horton

December 31st, 2018

31:10

Actor/Comedian Jason Horton (The Thinning New World Order, Ghost Town) grew up in a house with a little girl who wore a yellow dress. There was no little girl in the house! Listen to hear all about Jason's haunted …

531 - How Not To Start a Women's Commune with Comedian/Actress MaryLynn Rajskub

December 24th, 2018

40:16

Comedian/Actress MaryLynn Rajskub (24, Flight Of The Conchords, Little Miss Sunshine, Magnolia) bought a big house and invited a few girls to move in …

530 - Narrowly Escaping Conflict with Comedy Writer Chase Mitchell

December 17th, 2018

38:38

Chase Mitchell (The Tonight Show, Netflix's The Fix) was at a bar in New York City with his fiancee when some guys said some very rude things to his bride-to-be. "What are you going to do about it?" his fiancee asked. …

528 - Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at the Hollywood Improv

December 14th, 2018

1:11:35

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Danny Zuker, MaryLynn Rajskub, and Jimmy Pardo for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a true, …

529 - When My Mother Met My Ex’s Girlfriend For The First Time with Comedian Christine King

December 10th, 2018

31:42

Comedian Christine King shares a story about her mom meeting her ex's girlfriend for the first time. And folks, it.. is... not... pretty. Listen to …

526 - Auditioning in Hollywood with Master Storyteller David Crabb

December 3rd, 2018

44:01

David Crabb (Author "Bad Kid," Professor/Writer/Performer and host of the MOTH LA) talks about accompanying his husband to an audition and being "forced"show his muscles. Listen to this madcap story now! Watch Story …

525 - Finding My Soulmate with Director Michael Pressman

November 26th, 2018

38:35

Director Michael Pressman (Law & Order: SVU, Bluebloods, The Menendez Murders) thought he found his soulmate 3 times in life. And then he finally …

524 - Near Death Experience with Actress/Comedian Jenna Brister

November 19th, 2018

38:40

Actress Jenna Brister (Amazon's "Permanent," Host of I, Survivor Podcast on Apple) was on staff at a Lord of the Rings themed summer Camp when she had a terrible accident, and vowed to never return to summer camp again. …

523 - Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at the Hollywood Improv October 27th

November 12th, 2018

1:07:17

Join host Christine Blackburn and from ABC's The Goldbergs, expert judges Wendi McLendon-Covey, Stephanie Courtney and Sean Giambrone for a fast and …

522 - Weddings with Actress Melissa Peterman

November 5th, 2018

40:36

Actress/Comedienne Melissa Peterman (Reba, Baby Daddy, Fargo, Young Sheldon) was 5 days away from getting married when tragedy struck the family. …

521 - Disaster Vacation with Comedian Rachael O'Brien

October 29th, 2018

30:28

Comic Rachael O'Brien (Be Here For Awhile Podcast, Vanderpump Rules) went on vacation to Martha's Vineyard and was touring the island on a bike.. …

520 - Mishaps with Journalist Joel Stein

October 22nd, 2018

33:42

Journalist Joel Stein (Time Magazine, LA Times) was visiting his friend Robert Goulet in Las Vegas. Robert shared an article with Joel by columnist …

519 - Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at the Hollywood Improv September 22nd

October 15th, 2018

1:03:34

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Joel Stein, Eleanor Kerrigan and Jimmy Pardo for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a true, 1, …

518 - How I Got My First Hollywood Job with Actress Stephanie Erb

October 8th, 2018

47:04

Actress Stephanie Erb (Fearless, The Ring, Ray Donovan, Weeds) arrived in Hollywood knowing no one. She found work as a celebrity nanny and started …

517 - I Got Duped with Comic Sam Morril

October 1st, 2018

35:29

Sam Morril (Inside Amy Schumer, Conan, Last Comic Standing, America's Got Talent) met a girl at hotel and was invited up to her room. So far, so good. But then, he got duped. Find out what happened! Listen! Watch Story …

516 - My Brief Tragic Affair with Kolonopin with Writer/Comedian Dennis Hensley

September 24th, 2018

43:42

Dennis Hensley, writer/host of the podcast Dennis Anyone? and co-creator of the party game You Don't Know My Life! wasn't addicted to alcohol or …

515 - Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at the Hollywood Improv August 25th!

September 17th, 2018

1:11:29

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Melissa Peterman, Frank DeCaro and Danny Zuker for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a true, …

514 - Slap Bracelet with Actor/Filmmaker Andre Hyland

September 10th, 2018

34:30

Filmmaker Andre Hyland (The 4th, Funnel) ate a meatball sub and then went to the dentist. He warned the dentist he had a gag reflex, but the dentist didn't listen. Uh oh! Watch Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show on …

513 - I Was The Sick Kid with Writer Stephanie Mickus

September 3rd, 2018

32:56

Writer Stephanie Mickus (Hope Springs Eternal, Too Soon) grew up a sick kid. Today she shares her story of how she coped, how she overcame, and how she found her way to Los Angeles. Listen now! Watch Story Smash the …

512 - How I Got On The Oprah Winfrey Show with Celebrity Trainer Vinnie Tortorich

August 27th, 2018

53:50

Vinnie Tortorich, celebrity trainer (Fat: A Documentary, Fitness Confidential Podcast, NSNG) went on the Oprah Winfrey Show and had no idea why he was there. Listen to his hilarious story now! Watch Story Smash the …

511 - Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at the Hollywood Improv July 28th

August 23rd, 2018

1:09:10

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Diallo Riddle, Jenny Johnson, and Danny Zuker for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a true, 1, …

510 - The Most Expensive Meal I Ever Ate with Journalist Rico Gagliano

August 20th, 2018

36:33

Rico Gagliano- Wall Street Journal contributor and co-host of Safe For Work podcast- had one of the most memorable experiences of his life, at one of the best sushi restaurants in the world. But was it worth the price? …

509 - Motivation with Dr. Janice Presser

August 13th, 2018

50:15

Dr. Janice Presser (Teamability.com, and author of seven books on getting along with people, which she calls learning) talks about motivation and tells a chilling story about what can happen when it goes wrong. You'll …

508 - Conquering Kilimanjaro with Actress Roxana Ortega

August 6th, 2018

44:26

Roxana Ortega, actress (Santa Clarita Diet, The Loud House) decided to help her friend fulfill her dream of climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro. This was not …

507 - I Was Dragged Under A Train with Writer/Producer Sascha Rothchild

July 30th, 2018

49:41

Sascha Rothchild, writer/producer (GLOW, The Carrie Diaries, & How To Get Divorced By 30) was running late to catch a train and was sure she …

506 - Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at the Hollywood Improv June 23rd!

July 23rd, 2018

1:09:19

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Larry King, Wendi McLendon-Covey and Danny Zuker, for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a …

505 - Story Worthy's 8 Year Anniversary Special with Larry King!

July 16th, 2018

32:28

Larry King, radio and television icon, joins Christine Blackburn to celebrate Story Worthy's 8 year anniversary! Larry shares stories about Donald Trump, baseball, comedy, and racism. LISTEN! Watch Story Smash the …

504 - Inappropriate Fainting with Actress Rebekka Johnson

July 9th, 2018

40:37

Actress Rebekka Johnson (GLOW, Boiling Points) has a unique and troublesome problem. She faints at the most inappropriate times. How does she conquer this anxiety? Listen to find out! Watch Story Smash the Storytelling …

503 - My First Job with Actor/Producer Diallo Riddle

July 2nd, 2018

40:15

Actor Diallo Riddle (Marlon, Sherman's Showcase, South Side, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon) was 15 years old when he went looking for work at Six …

502 - Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at The Hollywood Improv on May 26th 2018

June 25th, 2018

1:03:30

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Danny Zuker, Matt Oswalt and Esther Ku, for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a true, 1, 2 or …

501 - LGBTQ'ing Is Harder Than I Thought with Comedian Helen Hong

June 18th, 2018

41:12

Comedian Helen Hong (Wait, Wait Don't Tell Me, Go Fact Yourself) thought she might broaden her horizons and date other genders... but it wasn't as easy as she thought! Watch Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show on …

500 - 500th Episode!! Delivering Burt with Writer/Comedian Mike Carano

June 11th, 2018

45:31

Mike Carano, comedian/photographer (Loveline, The After Disaster, Five Minutes with Mike) and his buddies found themselves in the situation of a …

499 - Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at The Hollywood Improv on April 28th 2018

June 4th, 2018

1:02:13

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Danny Zuker, Wayne Federman and Wendy Liebman for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a true, 1, …

498 - How To Mock A President And Not Get Caught with Voice Actor Chris Cox

May 28th, 2018

54:04

Chris Cox, voice actor (Family Guy, American Dad, Bojack Horseman) shot a rap video about George W. Bush that almost landed him in federal custody. Listen to his wild story about a rogue team of filmmakers running …

497 - Death with Impressionist/Voiceover Artist Rachel Butera

May 21st, 2018

45:50

Rachel Butera (Star Wars, Rocky and Bullwinkle, Howard Stern) grew up in an anxiety ridden house with a sick father, and maybe, just maybe, this is …

496 - Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books on April 22, 2018

May 14th, 2018

58:35

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Kelly Carlin, Matt Oswalt and Peter Mehlman for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a true, 1, 2 …

495 - Losing a Tooth in Paris with Writer/Comedian Steve Bluestein

May 7th, 2018

45:37

Steve Bluestein comic/writer (Memoir of a Nobody, Take My Prostate Please) was in Paris with a friend when he swallowed a $1600 gold tooth. He …

494 - SPECIAL: My Tennis Buddies! Scenes From Parting with Director/Actor/Playwright Tony Tanner

May 3rd, 2018

36:38

Tony Tanner (Director/Actor/Playwright/Christine's Tennis Buddy) shares a story about theater, friendship, and tragic death. Listen to his remarkable story now! Watch Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show on YouTube …

493 - Hanging Out With The Olsen Twins with Comic/Writer Jennifer Vally

April 30th, 2018

38:16

Comic/TV Producer Jennifer Vally (TV Guide, Oxygen) was officially "The Arm" working press junkets, red carpet events, and hanging out with the Olsen twins. Watch Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show on YouTube …

492 - An Evening Of Overconsumption with Actor/Comic Jon Gabrus

April 23rd, 2018

50:45

Jon Gabrus actor/comic (Game Over, Man! Fourth Man Out, High and Mighty Podcast) spent his teenage years like he was in the movie Dazed and Confused. …

491 - A Horse Died in My Arms with Comic Matt Ritter

April 16th, 2018

50:17

Matt Ritter, comic (Safe For Work, Legally Insane, Comedians at Law) was mourning the death of his mother in law when he found himself in a field with a dying horse. Despite knowing nothing about these majestic animals …

490 - Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow! Live At The Hollywood Improv March 24th 2018

April 12th, 2018

1:05:49

Join Christine Blackburn and expert judges Mary Lynn Rajskub, Rider Strong, and Danny Zuker for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a true, 1, 2 …

489 - Goodfellas to Gotti with Comedian/Actor Bob Golub

April 9th, 2018

42:14

Bob Golub, comic/actor (Goodfellas) talks about the lengths he went to in order to get an audition with Martin Scorsese, some of which were not legal …

487 - I Was In A Southern California Wildfire with Actress Olivia Taylor Dudley

April 2nd, 2018

38:42

Actress Olivia Taylor Dudley (The Magicians, Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension, The Vatican Tapes) grew up on a ranch on the central coast of California and experienced wildfire season each year. One year, the …

486 - Hillbilly Houseboat with Comedian Laura House

March 26th, 2018

46:34

Comedian Laura House (Mouth Punch) tells an hilarious edge-of-your-seat story about a naked houseboat party including a hillbilly hot tub & court. Enjoy! Watch Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show on YouTube …

485 - My Son Went To The Naval Academy with Brand Expert Nancy Hala

March 19th, 2018

47:10

Nancy Hala (Brand Expert and Co-Host of This is Fifty With Sheri and Nancy) shares a story about the surprise decision from her son to go to the Naval Academy. Plus, later in the show, we talk about what it means to be …

488 - SPECIAL: My Tennis Buddies! Aging with Dr. Ed Schneider

March 15th, 2018

37:01

Dr. Ed Schneider (Dean Emeritus and Professor of Gerontology University of Southern California) talks about aging, his grandfather, and his tennis …

484 - Sudden Death with Comedian Jaclyn Marfuggi

March 12th, 2018

45:56

Comic Jaclyn Marfuggi (What's Your Jersey Podcast) loves spending time with family from New Jersey when they visit Cali every year. But the past few times someone has suddenly passed. Makes you think twice about the …

483 - My Life Took An Unexpected Turn with Writer Christopher Brune-Horan

March 5th, 2018

47:06

Writer Christopher Brune-Horan (Bada Bing Bada Boom True Stories Told For Cash) shares a story about life, death, and ambition. Sometimes you have to …

482 - Dead People Suck with Comedian Laurie Kilmartin

February 26th, 2018

51:57

Laurie Kilmartin, comedian and Emmy nominated writer for Conan, talks about losing her father and her new book Dead People Suck: A Guide For Survivors of the Newly Departed. Watch Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show …

481 - Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow! Live At The Hollywood Improv February 15, 2018

February 22nd, 2018

1:15:25

Join Christine Blackburn and expert judges Jimmy Pardo, Jenny Johnson and Danny Zuker for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a true, 1, 2 or 3 …

480 - I Was A Local News Reporter with Actor/Comedian Bob Wiltfong

February 19th, 2018

54:24

Comedian Bob Wiltfong worked in TV news before he made a living making fun of it. As a correspondent on The Daily Show, Bob used his years of experience as a legitimate, Emmy award winning local TV news guy to lampoon …

479 - Busboy To The Stars with Actor Mike McShane

February 12th, 2018

47:46

Actor Mike McShane (Whose Line Is It Anyway? Office Space, A Bug's Life) shares a story about growing up in Kansas City, the grueling world of restaurant work, and becoming a busboy. If you've ever worked in a …

478 - My Near Death Experience with Comedian/Actor Johnno Wilson

February 5th, 2018

52:04

Comedian/Actor Johnno Wilson (Groundlings Sunday Company) used to start each morning with a swim off Venice Beach, but a rip tide tried to change …

477 - Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Live At The Hollywood Improv January 20th, 2018

February 1st, 2018

1:02:40

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Wayne Federman, Gina Grad and Danny Zuker for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a true, 2 or 3 …

476 - Misdiagnosed With Two STD's with Comedian/Actor Benji Aflalo

January 29th, 2018

47:42

Benji Aflalo, comedian and star of Alone Together on the Freeform network, discusses his irrational fear of infectious skin diseases. Watch Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show on YouTube anytime!

474 - Landing My Dream Job with Producer Sheri Salata

January 22nd, 2018

51:54

Sheri Salata (STORY, This is Fifty with Sheri and Nancy Podcast, Executive Producer- The Oprah Winfrey Show 2006-2011, President of Harpo Productions and OWN 2009-2016) shares her miracle story of landing her dream job …

473 - Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at The Hollywood Improv December 30th, 2017

January 18th, 2018

47:11

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Ken Levine, Annabelle Gurwitch and Mike McShane for a fast and funny game of Story Smash! Contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a true 1, 2, or 3 minute story on …

472 - Turning No's Into Yes's with Hollywood Manager Barry Katz

January 15th, 2018

1:05:40

Hollywood manager Barry Katz (Industry Standard) managed comedian Tracy Morgan and helped him get on Saturday Night Live...barely. Plus, later in the …

471 - BONUS STORY! Barry Katz (Industry Standard)

January 14th, 2018

12:53

Listen to Barry Katz talking about Garry Marshall, Dick Van Dyke, and getting high with Dave Chappelle. Plus, look for Barry on a full episode of …

470 - Frozen Yogurt With Elaine May with Writer/Producer Phil Rosenthal

January 8th, 2018

50:28

Phil Rosenthal (Somebody Feed Phil, Everybody Loves Raymond) talks about meeting one of his idols, comedian Elaine May, and taking her out for frozen …

469 - My Worst Interviews Ever with Talking Tech's Jefferson Graham

January 1st, 2018

44:18

Jefferson Graham, host of Talking Tech for USA Today, tells about suffering through his worst interviews ever, and tops it with the big one. And …

468 - I Kept Running Into John Lennon with Comedian/Actor Rick Overton

December 25th, 2017

38:04

Comedian Rick Overton talks about running into his neighbor John Lennon and watching his God go shopping. Listen to this episode and have a great …

467 - SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! Love Hurts with Host Christine Blackburn

December 21st, 2017

22:56

Story Worthy host Christine Blackburn shares a story about falling in love and heartbreak in her 10th Closet Confessional. This is not only an entertaining story, but a cautionary tale. Enjoy! Watch Story Smash the …

466 - Thank You For Being A Friend with Comedian/Actor John Flynn

December 18th, 2017

43:15

Comedian/Actor John Flynn worked in a rare record store in New York and learned about not only the history of Broadway, but what it means to have good friends. Watch Story Smash the Storytelling Game Show on YouTube …

465 - The Walking Dead with Guitarist/Author Scott Ian of Anthrax

December 11th, 2017

1:07:05

Guitarist and co-founder of Anthrax, Scott Ian, talks about landing his dream job as a Walker on The Walking Dead, and his new book "Access All Areas: Stories From A Hard Rock Life" right now on Story Worthy! Watch …

464 - Kleptomaniac with Actor/Master Storyteller Christopher Rivas

December 4th, 2017

36:08

Actor/Storyteller Christopher Rivas (Grey's Anatomy) learned to steal at a very young age. He was good at it...too good... And oblivious to its …

463 - Brush With The Law with Comedian Matt Knudsen

November 27th, 2017

40:24

Comedian Matt Knudsen (Yes And, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Corporate) tells about his encounter with a small town police officer and the bomb that almost …

462 - I Was A Cross Eyed Kid with Comedian Kristen Carney

November 20th, 2017

43:33

Comedian Kristen Carney (Mentally Ch(ill) Podcast and The Adam Carolla show) was just 3 years old when her eyes began to cross. Her life would never …

461 - Bonus: Thanksgiving Binge

November 16th, 2017

5:53

Christine chats with Tracy Pattin of Hollywood & Crime about their favorite episodes on each other podcasts!.Feast on these shows @

460 - #MeToo with Comedian Ryan Doon

November 13th, 2017

43:52

Comedian/Actor Ryan Doon (Holiday Breakup, Maron) was outnumbered by women on a cruise ship and got some unwanted attention. A lot of unwanted …

459 - Love and Basketball in Spain with Author Paul Shirley

November 6th, 2017

58:18

Former NBA player turned author Paul Shirley (Stories I Tell On Dates) went to Spain hoping to save a basketball team. He came home with way more …

458 - A Haunting in Hells Kitchen with Comedian Sharon Houston

October 30th, 2017

43:09

When comedian Sharon Houston (Shuran Shuran) moved to New York City, everyone said it would be dangerous and that she'd get mugged. Turns out she …

457 - What I Would Do To Get A Playboy Magazine with Comedian Jason Horton

October 23rd, 2017

44:48

Comedian Jason Horton and his 13 year old buddies went to extraordinary lengths to get their hands on a Playboy magazine, including sneaking out of …

456 - Shotgun Story Worthy LIVE at the Hollywood Improv with Peter Mehlman, Spike Feresten and Gina Grad!

October 19th, 2017

1:03:15

Shotgun Story Worthy is the competitive storytelling game show of truth! Listen as 5 contestants spin the Story Worthy Wheel of Truth and tell a true 1 or 2 minute story on the topic they land on. Judges include …

455 - Comedy in The Middle East with Comedian Nemr

October 16th, 2017

52:37

Comedian Nemr (No Bombing In Beirut) talks about performing stand-up comedy in Saudi Arabia and politics in the Middle East. We're going to learn …

454 - A Dozen Celeb Stories with Comedian Tony Tripoli

October 9th, 2017

46:00

Comedian Tony Tripoli (Joan Rivers Head Writer) has crazy celeb stories about Sarah Jessica Parker, Charlie Sheen, Howard Stern and many others, and …

453 - Soldiers Are Soldiers with Filmmaker Jordan Brady

October 2nd, 2017

51:19

Filmmaker Jordan Brady ("I Am Comic") traveled to Afghanistan to perform stand up comedy for our U.S. Troops and filmed the entire trip. The result …

452 - My Surprise Bosnian Brother with Writer/Comedian Brock Wilbur

September 25th, 2017

40:19

Brock Wilbur is a writer and comedian originally from Salina, Kansas who had the surprise of his life as a kid when a Bosnian war orphan turned up one Christmas as his new surprise brother. Here's a few links to help …

451 - SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! College Sex with Host Christine Blackburn

September 21st, 2017

19:29

Host Christine Blackburn had several boyfriends in college....at the same time. Then one Friday, everything came to a head, with a dizzying afternoon …

450 - Jokes and Death with Television Writer/Author Ian Gurvitz

September 18th, 2017

50:33

Writer/author Ian Gurvitz (Freak Out-The 2016 Election and the Dawn of the American Democalypse; Welcome to Dumbfuckistan: The Dumbed-Down, Disinformed, Dysfunctional, Disunited States of America; Wings, Becker) found …

449 - Embarrassed with Comedian Mindy Rickles

September 11th, 2017

46:06

Comedian Mindy Rickles (Dealin' With Idiots) was outside of her kids play practice, waiting for her son, when she ran in to the "hot dad" at school. …

448 - Shotgun Story Worthy LIVE at the Hollywood Improv with Wendy Liebman, Matt Oswalt and Heather McDonald!

September 7th, 2017

53:31

Shotgun Story Worthy is the competitive storytelling game show of truth! Listen as 5 contestants spin the Story Worthy Wheel of Truth and tell a true 1 or 2 minute story on the topic they land on. Judges include …

447 - From Lawyer To Comic with Comedian/Actress Gail Thomas

September 4th, 2017

35:56

Comedian/Actress/Voiceover Artist Gail Thomas (Beavis n' Butthead, MOTH Slam winner, RISK!) became a lawyer, landed a great job, and then guess what …

446 - Tinder with Writer Molly McAleer

August 28th, 2017

47:39

Writer Molly McAleer (HelloGiggles, Plz Advise Podcast, Mother May I Sleep With? Podcast) went out with a guy she met on Tinder and the next day he …

445 - The Day I Had Enough Of This Shit with Writer Adrienne Airhart

August 21st, 2017

42:22

Writer/comedian Adrienne Airhart grew up witnessing domestic violence and letting fear control her. One day, at the tender age of 8, she decided …

444 - SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! Emergency on a 727 with Host Christine Blackburn

August 17th, 2017

18:32

Host Christine Blackburn was a flight attendant, flying on at least 1000 planes a year. What are the odds something could go wrong? Listen to …

443 - My Wedding Day with Comedian/Voiceover Artist Anna Vocino

August 14th, 2017

52:28

When Comedian/Voice Over Talent Anna Vocino (Free Radio) throws a wedding, it's awkward. Listen to the hilarious story of Anna's wedding day, on Story Worthy now! Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story …

442 - Shotgun Story Worthy LIVE at the Hollywood Improv with Rider Strong, Alison Rosen and Sascha Rothchild!

August 10th, 2017

48:31

Shotgun Story Worthy is the storytelling game show of truth! Listen as 5 contestants spin the Story Worthy Wheel of Truth and tell a true 1 or 2 minute story on the topic they land on! Judges include actor Rider Strong, …

441 - Neighbors with Actress Annie Korzen

August 7th, 2017

40:03

Actress and master storyteller Annie Korzen (Seinfeld, The Moth) has had many neighbors in her life- some from heaven, some from hell. And then there were the gypsies. Listen to Annie talk of her dream of a community …

440 - Doing Mushrooms on Hollywood Boulevard with Writer Jason Shapiro

July 31st, 2017

36:18

Writer Jason Shapiro (Los Feliz Daycare) wanted to be the perfect host to his out of town guests, so he brought them to the living nightmare that is …

439 - Finding Closure with Comedian Hannes Phinney

July 24th, 2017

51:21

Comedian Hannes Phinney returns to his hometown of Milwaukee for three reasons - to watch his beloved Green Bay Packers, celebrate Christmas, and visit his sick brother. Or as he characterized the trip - the good the …

438 - SPECIAL: Story Worthy's 7th Anniversary Show! My First French Kiss with Actress Wendi McLendon-Covey

July 17th, 2017

49:52

Actress Wendi McLendon-Covey (The Goldbergs, Bridesmaids, Reno 911!) joins Story Worthy for their 7th Anniversary! Wendi got her first kiss by a guy …

437 - Meeting My Wife with Author/Creator of FOUND Davy Rothbart

July 10th, 2017

44:12

Davy Rothbart, author of the bestselling book My Heart Is An Idiot, creator of FOUND Magazine, and host of the FOUND Podcast, met a woman in Texas …

436 - Ending a Friendship with Comedian Sarah Colonna

July 3rd, 2017

43:18

Comedian/Author Sarah Colonna (Has Anyone Seen My Pants? Life As I Blow It, Chelsea Lately) had a friendship she had to end. What was the final …

Planning a Trip with Comedian Randy Sklar

June 26th, 2017

45:23

Randy Sklar, one half of comedy duo, The Sklar Brothers, is a comedian, writer, actor, producer, father and husband. At at this point in his life, he knows his limitations in all facets of his life. On this week, the …

Misdiagnosed with Comedian Rachael O'Brien

June 19th, 2017

31:18

Comedian Rachael O'Brien (Be Here For Awhile, Vanderpump Rules) and her family were stunned to hear that her dad was diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's …

That Time I Tried To Kill My Dad with Comedian Brandt Tobler

June 12th, 2017

42:56

Comedian Brandt Tobler (Free Roll) grew up with a father who was a criminal. After stealing from his own family, Brandt decided that he had had …

Hollywood Kids with Author/Thinker Kelly Carlin

June 5th, 2017

43:36

Writer/Producer Kelly Carlin (A Carlin Home Companion- Growing Up With George) grew up cruising the Sunset Strip and partying in Malibu. Talk about California Dreamin'! Listen as she talks about hanging out one night …

I Killed JFK with Hollywood Manager/Producer Barry Katz

May 29th, 2017

53:34

Hollywood manager/producer Barry Katz talks about making his new documentary "I Killed JFK" and shares what he learned from FBI agents, CIA agents, …

SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! Back Home For Chemotherapy with Host Christine Blackburn

May 25th, 2017

19:46

Host Christine Blackburn tells the third story in the trilogy about her Peace Corps experience, and subsequent return to Pittsburgh for chemotherapy. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if …

My First Day At An Evangelical Psychiatric Institute with Author Maggie Rowe

May 22nd, 2017

39:25

Author Maggie Rowe (Sin Bravely- A Memoir of Spiritual Disobedience) talks about being raised Southern Baptist and going to an evangelical psychiatric institute in order to NOT go to hell. Here's a few links to help you …

Too Old For Backpacking with Author Matteson Perry

May 15th, 2017

37:15

Author Matteson Perry (Available: A Memoir of Heartbreak, Hookups, Love and Brunch) was right in the middle of backpacking in Thailand when he …

Attacked By A Trump Supporter with Comedian John Caparulo

May 8th, 2017

38:12

Comedian John Caparulo (Chelsea Lately, Caplets) told a joke on stage about Donald Trump and it- got- ugly. Listen to find out what happened! Here's …

Back To Church with Author Sandra Tsing Loh

May 1st, 2017

55:07

Author Sandra Tsing Loh (The Madwoman In The Volvo) recently went back to church. What in the world made that happen? Here's a few links to help you …

Mice, Bees, and Weed, Oh My! with Comedian Jen Kober

April 24th, 2017

38:55

Comedian/Actress Jen Kober (The Mindy Project, The Middle) talks about the perils of living WAY out in the country and what happens when you leave weed in the car. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of …

SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! That Time I Got Medivacked Out Of The Peace Corps with Host Christine Blackburn

April 20th, 2017

19:44

Host Christine Blackburn was a Peace Corps Volunteer in The Kingdom of Tonga when something went horribly wrong. Here's a few links to help you get …

Watching a Mob Hit with Singer/Actress Rena Strober (Veep, Les Miserables)

April 17th, 2017

36:43

Broadway Singer/Actress Rena Strober was singing at an Italian restaurant in New York when she heard what sounded like a gunshot. (Because it was!) Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if …

Go or Don't Go with Dr. Michael Gervais

April 10th, 2017

38:23

Michael Gervais (Finding Mastery) wanted to surf at one of his favorite spots but was confronted by locals who were less than willing to share the waves. He had a decision to make- Go or Don't Go. Listen now! Here's a …

Introducing I Hate My Boss

April 4th, 2017

20:15

Today, we're introducing I Hate My Boss. Workplace Drama. Comedic Relief. Hosts Liz Dolan and Larry Seal will help you make the big decisions, …

I Found A Human Foot In The Woods with Writer Lauren Reeves

April 3rd, 2017

34:42

Comedy writer Lauren Reeves was exploring an abandoned gold mine in Alaska one afternoon, when she came across human remains.Here's a few links to …

Unusual Hobbies with Writer Dan O'Shannon

March 27th, 2017

40:07

Writer Dan O'Shannon (Cheers, Frasier, Modern Family, The Odd Couple) talks about the unusual hobby of collecting Airchecks. Then, later in the …

The Heckler with Comedian Ritch Shydner

March 20th, 2017

44:54

Comedian Ritch Shydner (Kicking Through The Ashes) was on stage when he was upstaged by guys playing pool. Ritch made the choice to insult them, …

SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! That Time I Joined The Peace Corps with Host Christine Blackburn

March 16th, 2017

21:12

Host Christine Blackburn talks about joining the United States Peace Corps and her time in The Kingdom of Tonga. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're listening on an iPhone, all you …

Fat City- The Criterion Collection with Writer Matt Oswalt

March 13th, 2017

32:14

Writer Matt Oswalt walked into a Goodwill one brutally hot day in the Valley, sat down on a sticky leather couch, and watched the best film of his life. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- …

The Break Up with Comedian Lahna Turner

March 6th, 2017

35:46

Comedian Lahna Turner tells a personal story about divorce, addiction, and her estranged husband, comedian Ralphie May. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're listening on an iPhone, …

Narcissistic Personality Disorder with Comedian Craig Shoemaker

February 27th, 2017

43:05

Comedian/writer Craig Shoemaker talks about dealing with family members that have narcissistic personality disorder and his role in the demise of his …

Nightmare Gig on a Cruise Ship with Comedian Cathy Ladman

February 20th, 2017

23:19

Comedian Cathy Ladman (I'm Dying Up Here, The Tonight Show) talks about performing on a cruise ship that was less than thrilled she was there. "Cathy Ladman is the worst comedian we have ever seen." - Grand Princess …

Serial Sister with Comedian Heather McDonald

February 13th, 2017

41:49

Comedian Heather McDonald (Juicy Scoop, "I Don't Mean To Brag," Chelsea Lately) shares a story about a subject often found taboo- being estranged from a family member. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of …

SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! I Went To The Middle East With Yakov Smirnoff with Host Christine Blackburn

February 9th, 2017

21:42

Host Christine Blackburn shares a personal story about traveling to the Middle East with someone she barely knew, comedian Yakov Smirnoff. The trip …

High School Reunion with Actor Dave Koechner

February 6th, 2017

17:08

Actor Dave Koechner (Superior Donuts, Anchorman, The Office, Cheap Thrills) went back to Tipton, Missouri for his high school reunion and got himself …

Pot Cookies with Comedian Todd Glass

January 30th, 2017

16:27

Comedian Todd Glass (The Todd Glass Show, The Todd Glass Situation) joins Christine to talk about pot cookies and how easy it is to accidentally drug your family and friends. Here's a few links to help you get the most …

Hollywood's Circle of Life with Humorist Mark Miller

January 23rd, 2017

14:41

Humorist Mark Miller (author of 500 Dates: Dispatches From the Front Lines of the Online Dating Wars) explores Hollywood's circle of life being …

SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! Confessions From a Stewardess with Host Christine Blackburn

January 19th, 2017

16:33

Host Christine Blackburn talks about the ridiculous rules she endured in flight attendant training, and then shares a story about an absolutely …

I Love Weed with Comedian Jennifer Vally

January 16th, 2017

22:05

Comedian Jennifer Vally loves weed. Who doesn't? But can she sell it? Find out right now! Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're listening on an iPhone, all you need to do is tap the …

Overdeliver with Hollywood Manager Barry Katz

January 9th, 2017

20:43

Hollywood manager Barry Katz knows everything in life happens for a reason. Today he shares a story about the loss of his first wife and then talks …

Juice Cleanse with Writer Laura House

January 2nd, 2017

18:13

Writer Laura House was fed up with bad food and stress, so she went to Bali for a raw food & juice cleanse & cleansed more than she expected. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if …

SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! Me and Malibu: A Tale of Two Loves with Host Christine Blackburn

December 29th, 2016

22:12

Host Christine Blackburn brings you her first Closet Confessional! Dividing her time between being a single mom on the Eastside of LA, and her fantasy world on the Westside of LA, Christine realizes it's time to make a …

Finding My Father with Comedian Darren Carter

December 26th, 2016

17:26

Comedian Darren Carter (The Party Continues) had the quintessential difficult childhood. His mom was in prison and he didn't know his dad. After he …

The Gift Of Listening: A Holiday Special

December 20th, 2016

32:08

Why do we listen? If you ever wondered why you're so drawn to podcasts, this Holiday Special is just for you. Kate is joined by the hosts of 15 other …

White Water Rafting with Actress Iris Bahr

December 19th, 2016

13:47

Actress/author Iris Bahr, was on a white-water rafting trip in Cuzco that turned into a body-recovery mission. No kidding. Listen now! And here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're …

I Was George Harrison's Ghost Writer with Author Ivor Davis

December 12th, 2016

13:37

Author Ivor Davis (The Beatles and Me On Tour) traveled with the Beatles in 1964 and watched them make rock history. On assignment for the London Daily Express, Ivor enjoyed unrestricted access to the four boys-from …

The Birds and The Bees with Actress Wendi McLendon-Covey

December 5th, 2016

21:48

Actress Wendi McLendon-Covey (The Goldbergs, Bridesmaids, Reno 911!) came home from 3rd grade with misinformation about where babies come from. Her …

How Elmore Leonard Saved My Life with Writer Vito Lapiccola

November 28th, 2016

14:08

Writer/producer Vito Lapiccola (Comics on Comics) found himself in a life and death situation. He summoned his hero Elmore Leonard and it saved his …

I Worked as a Page at NBC with Writer Matt Oswalt

November 21st, 2016

14:27

Matt Oswalts first job in Hollywood was to take wide-eyed tourists around the NBC lot and slowly dissapoint them as the underbelly of the industry …

The Mattress Chick with Comedian/Author Amber Tozer

November 14th, 2016

13:47

Comedian/Author Amber Tozer (Sober Stick Figure) sold mattresses on Craig's List, not only for the money, but out of spite. Here's a few links to …

Cancer with Actor Toby Huss

November 7th, 2016

20:19

Actor Toby Huss (Halt and Catch Fire, King of the Hill, Seinfeld) goes back to Iowa to help his mom deal with a serious illness, and finds himself dealing with plain craziness. Here's a few links to help you get the …

How I Met Piggy Demon with Comic Dana Gould

October 31st, 2016

18:35

Comedian Dana Gould went to a Halloween store in Los Angeles trying to find someone to help him find an apartment for his friend Maila Nurmi (the …

My First Big Feature Film with Comedian Erica Rhodes

October 24th, 2016

16:04

Comic/actress Erica Rhodes got her first big break landing the lead role in a feature film. "Fairytale dreams do come true!" she thought. Or do they? …

Stalker with Author Charles Freericks

October 17th, 2016

20:04

Author Charles Freericks found out the hard way what happens when you give the stink eye to someone racing down your residential street. Charles, a liberated television executive, is the author of My Imaginary Friend …

Meeting The President with Comedian Matt Knudsen

October 10th, 2016

13:34

Michelle Obama thinks zombie Matt Knudsen is hilarious. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy! If you're listening on an iPhone, all you need to do is tap the cover art while the show is …

The Lipstick Effect with Author/Actress Annabelle Gurwitch

October 3rd, 2016

22:52

Best selling author/actress Annabelle Gurwitch (I See You Made An Effort) got dressed up and went to the make-up counter at Barney's looking for the perfect moisturizer. Here's a few links to help you get the most out …

Shitting Your Pants with Comedian Tony Tripoli

September 26th, 2016

21:26

Comedian Tony Tripoli (Joan Rivers head writer) was dancing in a show on a Princess Cruise Ship when his herbal laxative kicked in. Tony is now …

Panic Attack at Gelson's with Writer Brian Finkelstein

September 19th, 2016

15:58

Writer/comedian Brian Finkelstein (The MOTH L.A.) had a panic attack at the upscale grocery store, Gelson's. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy! If you're listening on an iPhone, all you …

Grief with Actor Jim Beaver

September 12th, 2016

13:06

Actor Jim Beaver (Supernatural, Justified, Breaking Bad, Deadwood) talks about losing his wife to lung cancer and reads a chapter from his memoir "Life's That Way." Here's a few links to help you get the most out of …

Burning Man with Writer Penelope Lombard

September 5th, 2016

15:30

Writer Penelope Lombard went to Burning Man and discovered among other things, she is a Sparkle Pony. If you've been to Burning Man or thinking of going to Burning Man, you MUST listen to this story! Here's a few links …

Orgies with Comedian/Actor Rick Overton

August 29th, 2016

15:41

Comic genius Rick Overton (Veep, Grimm, The Middle) was in New York in the 1970's and remembers ferret laden orgies fondly. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy! If you're listening on an …

How I Met My Husband with Personality Leigh Koechner

August 22nd, 2016

14:43

Writer/spiritual teacher Leigh Koechner (absoluteleigh.com) talks about how she met her husband, actor Dave Koechner, today on Story Worthy! Here's a …

BEST of Legendary Musicians with Comedian Murray Valeriano and Writer/Journalist David Wild

August 15th, 2016

37:31

Comedian Murray Valeriano (Rusty Cow) met a Beatle waiting for his wife near a restroom, and writer David Wild (The Adam Carolla Show) had to chase …

Beverly Hills with Comedian Jennifer Vally

August 8th, 2016

50:21

Comedian Jennifer Vally worked in a fancy Beverly Hills Boutique and she learned that celebrities are NOT just like us...they're worse. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy! If you're …

You Can Never Go Home with Comedian Cathy Ladman

August 1st, 2016

1:13:02

Comedian Cathy Ladman (Does This Show Make Me Look Fat?) knows you can never really go home. You can visit, but you need to keep moving forward. It's like the sign says: "Don't back up. Severe tire damage." Here's a few …

Commercial Directing with Director Jordan Brady

July 25th, 2016

1:06:14

Director Jordan Brady (I Am Comic, I Am Road Comic, I Am Battle Comic) tells tales from the world of directing television commercials. After directing over 800 spots, he's got plenty to say about casting, advertising …

I Saved A Lady In The Jungle in Thailand with Comedian Dennis Gubbins

July 18th, 2016

47:09

Actor/writer Dennis Gubbins was visiting Thailand after graduating college and hoping to meet a lady on a beach or in a club. Instead, he found one …

The Hugging Amma with Comedian Kirk Fox

July 11th, 2016

50:51

Comedian Kirk Fox attended an event at a Hilton Hotel with a girl to meet and hopefully get a quick hug from Amma-The Hugging Saint. Here's a few …

BEST of America with Comedian Ed Crasnick and Comedian Yakov Smirnoff

July 4th, 2016

51:04

Comedian Ed Crasnick drove across America to gain independence and ran into Wolfman Jack. Plus, comedian Yakov Smirnoff talks about 9/11 and his …

Hooking Up With A High School Crush with Author Matteson Perry

June 27th, 2016

1:00:37

Matteson Perry, author of the new book "Available: A Memoir of Heartbreak, Hookups, Love, and Brunch" tells us about losing the hottest girl in …

I Was Accidentally In A Threesome with Comedian Kira Soltanovich

June 20th, 2016

1:02:42

People pleaser Kira Soltanovich (Netflix- "You Did This To Me") didn't want to disappoint, so when she found herself in an accidental threesome, she …

Hell Gig or What I Did For Stand-Up with Comedian Ed Crasnick

June 13th, 2016

48:28

Comedian Ed Crasnick (The Self Help Comedy Hour) returns to Story Worthy to talk about a Hell Gig he had that proves comedians are people who need people, but are not the luckiest people in the world. Here's a few links …

The Opening Act with Comedian/Musician Henry Phillips

June 6th, 2016

1:08:29

Comedian/Musician Henry Phillips (You and Your Fucking Coffee, Henry's Kitchen) recounts a night out bar hopping with friends after opening for a famous comedian, then Hannes and Christine proceed to guess which …

When I First Got To Hollywood with Writer Dan Frischman

May 30th, 2016

1:02:39

Actor/Director Dan Frischman thought living and partying in the famous house above the Comedy Store with roommates Dice Clay and Yakov Smirnoff would …

Killing Squirrels With My Father with Comedian Theo Von

May 23rd, 2016

1:03:03

Comedian Theo Von (No Offense, CrankTexts) grew up in a rural suburb of New Orleans, helping his dad collect credit card applications in exchange for …

How I Became a Hollywood Stylist with Stylist Jen Rade

May 16th, 2016

1:21:25

Celebrity Stylist Jen Rade (Under The Gunn, Fashion Police) talks about her path to becoming a stylist (Alyssa Milano, Jennifer Morrison, Caitlyn …

BEST of Sexual Confusion with Actress Wendi McLendon-Covey and Actor/Comedian Kevin Allison

May 12th, 2016

50:51

Wendi McLendon Covey (The Goldbergs, Bridesmaids) came home from 3rd grade with some misinformation about where babies come from, and Kevin Allison …

Show Business Faux Pas with Writer Tracy Newman

May 9th, 2016

58:30

Singer/Songwriter Tracy Newman, a 20 year veteran of network TV writing (Cheers, The Nanny, Ellen) reveals her many humiliating show biz faux pas, causing us to reveal ours. Mistakes have been made. Big ones that have …

My First Girlfriend with Writer Ken Levine

May 2nd, 2016

59:43

Ken Levine is an Emmy winning writer/director/producer/major league baseball announcer. Long ago, he took a girl to a Doors concert who ultimately …

I Spoke With A Clairvoyant with Comedian Greta Titelman

April 25th, 2016

1:01:59

Greta Titelman (Lady Lovin') spoke with a clairvoyant who accurately talked about her mom and then told her what would happen in her life. Here's a …

How My Wife Yelled At Me and Saved The World with Writer David Wild

April 18th, 2016

49:28

Emmy-nominated writer David Wild (Rolling Stone Magazine, The Adam Carolla Show) knew he had to do something to help after 911. Yet it wasn't until …

Trying To Fit In with Artistic Director Jamie Flam

April 11th, 2016

48:35

Jamie Flam, artistic director of The Hollywood Improv, talks about trying to fit in by joining the football team his senior year in high school. Plus …

BEST of Dating Troubles with Alex M. Stein and Matteson Perry

April 7th, 2016

37:08

Writer Alex Stein talks about dating four women named Suzanne and author Matteson Perry (Available: A Memoir of Heartbreak, Hookups, Love and Brunch) shares a story about cheating, today on the BEST of Story Worthy! …

The Family Business with Hair Colorist Marco Pelusi

April 4th, 2016

58:02

Marco Pelusi, celebrity haircolorist/stylist and West Hollywood salon owner, talks about growing up in the salon business, how best to deal with hair …

Laughter Heals with Comedian Craig Shoemaker

March 28th, 2016

1:08:36

Comedian/Author Craig Shoemaker (LaughterHeals.com) shares an emotional story about a terminally ill friend and the laughter they shared that kept him hanging on. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story …

The Mile High Club with Comedian Mark DeCarlo

March 21st, 2016

58:16

Host Mark DeCarlo met his future wife in the New Orleans airport and later sealed the deal with a seat ejection. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're listening on an iPhone, all you …

I Was George Harrison's Ghost Writer with Ivor Davis

March 14th, 2016

56:25

Author Ivor Davis (The Beatles and Me On Tour) traveled with the Beatles watching them make rock history in 1964. On assignment for the London Daily Express, Ivor enjoyed unrestricted access to the four boys-from their …

The Pink Marine with Greg Cope-White

March 7th, 2016

56:28

Author Greg Cope-White (The Pink Marine) decided to join the United States Marine Corps on a whim. Was serving as a gay Marine, back when it was illegal, a nightmare? Or was spending the summer showering with 70 naked …

Overdeliver with Hollywood Manager Barry Katz

February 29th, 2016

1:08:59

Hollywood manager Barry Katz (Industry Standard) knows everything in life happens for a reason. He shares a story about the loss of his first wife …

Real Bodies, Real Issues with Actress Clementine Ford

February 22nd, 2016

56:54

Actress Clementine Ford (The L Word) talks about anxiety and her photo shoot in the People Magazine issue Real Bodies, Real Issues. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're listening on …

BEST of Comedy Store Comics with Filmmaker/Comedian Bobcat Goldthwait and Pauly Shore

February 18th, 2016

21:11

Bobcat Goldthwait talks about performing for the Insane Clown Posse Juggalos, and Pauly Shore talks about performing his stand-up for the first time, …

Stage Mom with Public Relations Expert Margot Black

February 15th, 2016

48:50

PR Expert and author Margot Black (Where's My Award? How to Get Baby Barf Out of a Red Carpet and Other Tales from a Working Mom in Hollywood) never …

You Won't Like What You Smell with Filmmaker Jon Whelan

February 8th, 2016

55:02

Filmmaker Jon Whelan (STINK!) opened up his daughters brand new pajamas and did not like what he smelled. And you won't either. Listen now as Jon talks about the chemical industry and his new documentary STINK! Here's a …

Write What You Know with Writer/Creator Phil Rosenthal

February 1st, 2016

1:01:17

Writer Phil Rosenthal (I'll Have What Phil's Having, Everybody Loves Raymond) writes what he knows, especially about his family and his parents. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're …

Inside Politics with Author Lance Simmens

January 25th, 2016

1:05:36

Author/political activist Lance Simmens (Fracktured, The Evolution of a Revolution) talks about working with Jimmy Carter and how it shaped his life. …

The Night My Mentalist Husband Went Mental with Author Vicki Abelson

January 18th, 2016

54:17

Author Vicki Abelson (Don't Jump, Women Who Write) was married to a mentalist. One night, he went mental. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're listening on an iPhone, all you need …

The Machine with Comedian Bert Kreischer

January 11th, 2016

1:02:53

Comic Bert Kreischer was visiting Russia on a college trip and ended up robbing a train (including his classmates) with the Russian mob. Really. …

Road Stories with Comedian/Actor Rick Overton

January 4th, 2016

45:44

Comedian/Actor Rick Overton shares stories from the road as a working comic, and later in the show, Rick talks about his near drowning as a child. Plus, there is talk of The Bee Gees. Finally! Here's a few links to help …

The Energy Healer with Radio Personality Gina Grad

December 28th, 2015

1:04:22

Gina Grad (Adam Carolla, 100.3FM The Sound) went to an energy healer, who happened to be her friend, and though she was ready to lie about what a …

Almost Famous with Writer/Creator Jon Hotchkiss

December 21st, 2015

1:07:56

Writer/director/producer Jon Hotchkiss (AdorablePuppiesInc.com) got a little bit famous and got a whole lot lucky at a local Costco...what happened …

Awkward Celebrity Encounters with Comedian Matthew Cole Weiss

December 14th, 2015

1:01:39

Matthew Cole Weiss (Allegedly) wanted to have a conversation so badly with a celebrity, he feigned a serious illness. Here's a few links to help you …

The Eggroll with Host Zach Brooks

December 7th, 2015

57:33

Zach Brooks (Food is The New Rock) followed the Grateful Dead for years. Not for their music, but for their parking lot vending. Here's a few links …

I Blame Dennis Hopper with Actress Illeana Douglas

November 30th, 2015

1:23:01

Actress/Director/Writer Illeana Douglas (I Blame Dennis Hopper) met Peter Sellers on the set of "Being There" and her life was forever changed. Hear her stories about living a life inside and outside the movies. Here's …

BEST OF Relatives with Comic Mike Siegel and Pittsburgh's Own Jim Krenn

November 26th, 2015

34:45

Comic Mike Siegel's (Travel Tales Podcast) mid-west upbringing shines through his grandma's comments after attending his stand-up show in Florida. Plus radio personality, Jim Krenn, (No Restrictions, Q-92) visits his …

I Followed a DJ Around The World with Filmmaker Kandeyce Jorden

November 23rd, 2015

48:28

Filmmaker Kandeyce Jorden talks about getting lost following DJ Sandra Collins around the world and what she ends up finding - in her new music …

My Bad Moondance With Van Morrison with Writer David Wild

November 16th, 2015

57:16

David Wild was just a young Rolling Stone journalist when the Emmy-nominated TV writer and best-selling author had to literally chase down the …

Wedding Anniversary Nightmares with Comedian/Author Dani Klein-Modisett

November 9th, 2015

57:36

Comedian/Author Dani Klein-Modisett (Take My Spouse- Please!) and her husband went away for their wedding anniversary and almost came back separately. Here's how they lived to laugh about it. Here's a few links to help …

Finding My Father with Comedian Darren Carter

November 2nd, 2015

50:30

Comedian Darren Carter (Party Starter!) had a rough childhood. His mom was in prison and he didn't know his dad. After he got the call his mother passed away, he knew the time had come to find his father. Here's a few …

Bad Dad Decisions with Comic Jon Reep

October 26th, 2015

1:00:38

Comedian Jon Reep's father decides to fix a hole in the bottom of their pool while wearing a backpack full of rocks and trying to breathe through a …

BEST of Sexy Ladies with Playmate Angel Boris and Choreographer Robin Antin

October 22nd, 2015

45:29

Playboy centerfold Angel Boris talks about the process of becoming a Playboy Playmate, and choreographer Robin Antin tells the story about how she …

The Meaning of 69 with Writer Peter Mehlman

September 21st, 2015

1:05:54

Television writer/author Peter Mehlman (Seinfeld, Narrow World of Sports, Blank, "It Won't Always Be This Great") was thoroughly confused about the meaning of 69, until his childhood friends filled him in. Find out for …

The Birds and The Bees with Actress Wendi McLendon-Covey

September 14th, 2015

1:11:16

Actress Wendi McLendon-Covey (The Goldbergs, Bridesmaids, Reno 911!) came home from the 3rd grade with some misinformation about where babies come …

The Homeless People In My Neighborhood with Comedian Bronston Jones

September 7th, 2015

57:43

When comedian Bronston Jones (Venice Underground) first moved to Venice Beach, he made an effort to meet all of his neighbors...and I mean ALL of his neighbors. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story …

How I Became A Sexual Intuitive with Writer Susanna Brisk

August 31st, 2015

59:58

Writer Susanna Brisk (The MILF Code, Malibu Mom) talks about how and why she became a Sexual Intuitive. What is a Sexual Intuitive, you ask? Listen and find out! Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story …

BEST Of Holidays with Writer Taylor Orci and Producer Mike Cioffi

August 27th, 2015

30:17

Writer Taylor Orci recounts growing up and her families Christmas Eve traditions, and Producer Mike Cioffi let his uncles take him on a wild …

Pursuing Your Passion with Artist Julie Gardner

August 24th, 2015

43:53

Artist Julie Gardner (Obscura Designs) is a Grammy recognized engineer/producer, photographer, and designer. She talks about pursuing her passion and …

Performing For The Juggalos with Comedian/Filmmaker Bobcat Goldthwait

August 17th, 2015

59:52

Comedian/Filmmaker Bobcat Goldthwait talks about performing for the Insane Clown Posse fans- The Juggalos- and as you can imagine, it got weird. …

I Got Slipped a Roofie with You Tube's Jason Horton

August 10th, 2015

1:00:54

You Tube sensation, Jason Horton, was accidentally slipped a roofie at a New Year's Eve party and then things got interesting.... Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're listening on …

Saying Goodbye To My Dad with Author Kelly Carlin

August 3rd, 2015

1:07:41

Author/performer Kelly Carlin, talks about her new book "A Carlin Home Companion- Growing Up With George" and saying goodbye to her dad, the iconic George Carlin. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story …

Dating in Group Therapy with Comedian Ed Crasnick

July 27th, 2015

58:18

As a single comedian, Ed Crasnick (The Self Help Comedy Hour) asked a member from group therapy on a date and everyone turned on him- including former mayor of San Francisco, Diane Feinstein. Here's a few links to help …

Closets Closets Closets! with Comedian Adam Carolla

July 20th, 2015

1:18:26

The Aceman himself- Adam Carolla, helps Story Worthy celebrate it's 5th anniversary with a story about his humble beginnings and closets, closets, …

My Favorite Pillow w/ Fortune Feimster

July 13th, 2015

 

Comedian Fortune Feimster, (Chelsea Lately) talks about her favorite pillow and the girl who tried to take it from her.

My Favorite Pillow with Comedian Fortune Feimster

July 13th, 2015

57:51

Comedian Fortune Feimster (Chelsea Lately) talks about her favorite pillow and the girl who tried to take it from her. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're listening on an iPhone, …

My Grandma

July 6th, 2015

54:17

Writer Maggie Rowe (sitnspin) tells a personal story about connecting with her grandmother after her grandmother's death.

My Grandma with Author Maggie Rowe

July 6th, 2015

55:46

Author Maggie Rowe ("Sin Bravely" Sit n Spin) tells a personal story about connecting with her grandmother after her grandmother's death. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're …

Addiction

June 29th, 2015

1:04:13

Author/tattoo master, Jonathan Shaw, (dubbed “the next Bukowski”-Rolling Stone Magazine) talks about heroin addiction and reads from his cult classic …

Addiction with Author/Tattoo Artist Jonathan Shaw

June 29th, 2015

1:05:19

Author/tattoo artist Jonathan Shaw ("The next Bukowski"-Rolling Stone Magazine) talks about heroin addiction and reads from his book "Narcisa: Our …

BEST OF Crime with Writer Michelle McNamara and Comedian Brandt Tobler

June 25th, 2015

42:20

Writer Michelle McNamara (True Crime Diary) talks about her love of true crime and comedian Brandt Tobler talks about leading a theft ring at a department store in Wyoming. No kidding. Here's a few links to help you get …

I Met A Beatle with Comedian Murray Valeriano

June 25th, 2015

1:11:27

Comedian Murray Valeriano (Rusty Cow) was at an awards show hanging out near the restrooms waiting for his wife, when he met and had a conversation with a Beatle. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story …

The BEST of Crime

June 25th, 2015

41:19

Writer Michelle McNamara, True Crime Diary, talks about her love of true crime, and comedian Brandt Tobler talks about leading a theft ring at a department store in Wyoming. 

I Met A Beatle

June 21st, 2015

1:10:28

Comedian Murray Valeriano, who has a new comedy album "Rusty Cow", was at an awards show hanging out near the restrooms, waiting for his wife, when he met and had a conversation with a Beatle. 

Tripping in Berkeley with Writer Jupiter Diego

June 15th, 2015

54:02

Writer/storyteller Jupiter Diego swallowed a beautiful magic mushroom, then visited a holy swami at an ashram in Berkeley and came to a perfect, …

Tripping in Berkeley

June 15th, 2015

52:34

Writer/storyteller Jupiter Diego, swallowed a beautiful magic mushroom then visited a holy swami at an ashram in Berkeley, and came to a perfect, …

Marijuana Drug Smuggling with Filmmaker Sean Patrick Crowell

June 8th, 2015

1:04:20

Filmmaker Sean Patrick Crowell (Grounded: A High Flying Documentary) talks about growing up in Pittsburgh with uncles that were not only hippies, but marijuana smugglers. Big time marijuana smugglers. Enjoy! Here's a …

Marijuana Drug Smuggling

June 8th, 2015

1:03:21

Filmmaker Sean Patrick Crowell, "Grounded: A High Flying Documentary," talks about growing up in Pittsburgh with uncles that were not only hippies, but marijuana smugglers. Big time marijuana smugglers. Enjoy! 

 

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Vegas Baby, Vegas! with Comeidan Dan Cummins

June 1st, 2015

1:01:09

Comedian Dan Cummins (Chinese Affection) talks about riding the snake in Vegas. And by "snake" he means acid, and by "ride" he means, nearly being driven insane. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story …

Vegas Baby, Vegas

June 1st, 2015

1:00:10

Comedian Dan Cummins, who has a new comedy album "Chinese Affection," talks about riding the snake in Vegas.  And by 'snake' he means 'acid,' and by 'ride' he means "nearly being driven insane by..."

BEST OF Drug Mishaps with Comedian Todd Glass and Actor Michael Stahl-David

May 28th, 2015

33:18

Comedian Todd Glass accidently served pot cookies to his partners mother, and actor Michael Stahl-David took more acid than he intended. Listen now on the BEST of Story Worthy- Drug Mishaps! Here's a few links to help …

The BEST of Drug Mishaps

May 28th, 2015

32:21

Comedian Todd Glass accidently served pot cookies to his partners mother, and actor Michael Stahl-David took more acid than he intended. Listen now on the BEST of Story Worthy- Drug Mishaps! 

Viagra Quest

May 25th, 2015

48:47

Steve Cooper, host of CooperTalk, got out of the hospital after having a heart problem, then found out he had another problem- a much more personal problem- which led him on a quest for Viagra. Steve also talks about …

My First Professional Tennis Tournament with Comedian Michael Kosta

May 19th, 2015

1:00:43

Michael Kosta, comedian and former world ranked tennis player, talks about Illinois State, Zihuatanejo, and his first professional tennis tournament. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if …

My First Professional Tennis Tournament

May 18th, 2015

59:45

Michael Kosta, comedian and former world ranked tennis player, talks about the University of Illinois, Zihuatanejo, and his first professional tennis tournament. 

Depression and The Joy of Frisbee with Author Dr. Alex Korb

May 11th, 2015

1:01:15

Author Dr. Alex Korb (The Upward Spiral) talks about his studies on the neuroscience of depression and the joy of frisbee. Yes, frisbee. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're …

Depression and The Joy of Frisbee

May 11th, 2015

1:01:16

Dr. Alex Korb, author of "The Upward Spiral" talks about his studies on the neuroscience of depression and the joy of frisbee. Yes, frisbee. 

How I Became A Centerfold with Playboy Centerfold Angel Boris

May 7th, 2015

1:03:00

Playmate Angel Boris talks about how she went from Hawaiian Tropic model to Playboy Centerfold. Finally, a Playboy bunny on Story Worthy! Here's a …

How I Became A Centerfold

May 4th, 2015

1:02:01

Playmate Angel Boris talks about how she went from Hawaiian Tropic model, to Playboy Centerfold. Finally, a bunny on Story Worthy! 

I Almost Got Kicked Out of College

April 27th, 2015

1:06:13

Comedian/Host Jay Montepare, (Ellen's Design Challenge) found himself in big trouble at Mary Washington College when a speech he gave was deemed …

I Almost Got Kicked Out of College with Comedian Jay Monteparte

April 27th, 2015

1:07:12

Comedian/Host Jay Montepare (Ellen's Design Challenge) found himself in big trouble at Mary Washington College when a speech he gave was deemed …

The BEST of Story Worthy- LIVE!

April 23rd, 2015

24:32

Sharon Houston has worked for daytime court TV for years and tells an outrageous story about just how preposterous it is. Then Adrian Colesberry …

BEST OF Story Worthy LIVE! with Comedian Sharon Houston and Author Adrian Colesberry

April 23rd, 2015

25:31

Sharon Houston has worked for daytime court TV for years and tells an outrageous story about just how preposterous it is. Then Adrian Colesberry …

S & M Clubs

April 20th, 2015

54:40

 

Writer Will Link went to an S & M Club on a whim. What happened next? Well, let's just say, now he's a member.

S &M Clubs with Storyteller Will Link

April 20th, 2015

56:09

Writer Will Link went to an S & M Club in the Valley on a whim. What happened next? Well, let's just say now he's a member of that S & M club! Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if …

My Father The Narcissist

April 13th, 2015

51:30

Lauri Fraser, writer/performer, spends weekly outings with her narcissistic father and learns to celebrate the man who gazes lovingly into her eyes, only to see his own reflection.

My Father The Narcissist with Writer Lauri Fraser

April 13th, 2015

53:01

Writer Lauri Fraser spends weekly outings with her narcissistic father and learns to celebrate the man who gazes lovingly into her eyes, only to see his own reflection. Do you think you know a narcissist? You will …

Sportsgirl

April 6th, 2015

57:58

Celebrate opening day with Carol Ann Leif! The writer/comedian/sports fanatic is ready for baseball season. She's also ready for football, soccer and …

Sportsgirl with Comedian Carol Ann Leif

April 6th, 2015

1:00:09

Celebrate opening day with Carol Ann Leif! The writer/comedian/sports fanatic is ready for baseball season. She's also ready for football, soccer and …

Nervous Breakdown

March 30th, 2015

1:11:32

 

Comedian/author, Greg Behrendt, was on stage at Caroline's in New York, when life finally caught up with him. He lost it. I mean, he really lost …

Nervous Breakdown with Comedian Greg Behrendt

March 30th, 2015

1:12:31

Comedian/Author/Musician Greg Behrendt ("He's Just Not That Into You" The Reigning Monarchs) was on stage at Caroline's in New York, when life …

The BEST of Anxiety

March 26th, 2015

28:38

Writer/comedian Brian Finkelstein had a panic attack at the upscale grocery store, Gelson's, while writer/comedian Melanie Vare was so anxious, she checked herself in to a mental institution. 

BEST OF Anxiety with Writer Brian Finkelstein and Comedian Melanie Vare

March 26th, 2015

29:37

Writer/Comedian Brian Finkelstein had a panic attack at the upscale grocery store Gelson's and Writer/Comedian Melanie Vare was so anxious, she checked herself in to a mental institution. Here's a few links to help you …

Having A Baby

March 23rd, 2015

55:06

Ellie Knaus, "Atomic Moms" host and actress, describes giving birth to her daughter. It involves a bathtub, an eye mask, and an In-N-Out Burger.

Having A Baby with Actress and Atomic Mom Ellie Knaus

March 23rd, 2015

55:10

Actress Ellie Knaus (Atomic Moms) describes giving birth to her daughter and it involves a bathtub, an eye mask, and an In-N-Out Burger. Here's a few …

How Rap Made Me A Man

March 16th, 2015

57:32

 

Zach Sherwin knew he loved rap music from the day he first laid ears on it. But he never imagined he'd be called up onstage to rap with his boyhood …

How Rap Made Me A Man with Comedian/Rapper Zach Sherwin

March 16th, 2015

59:54

Comedian Zach Sherwin knew he loved rap music from the day he first laid ears on it, but he never imagined he'd be called up onstage to rap with his …

Tweener Gangland

March 9th, 2015

45:53

Writer Jennifer Vally found out she wasn't as tough as she thought when she tried to join a neighborhood gang.

Tweener Gangland with Comedian Jennifer Vally

March 9th, 2015

46:49

Comedian/Writer Jennifer Vally found out she wasn't as tough as she thought she was, when she tried to join a neighborhood gang. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're listening on an …

Parenting In The Digital Age

March 2nd, 2015

46:48

Voiceover Artist/Author Bill Ratner talks about old Hollywood, screen time, and how to parent in the digital age. Listen now on any one of your …

Parenting In The Digital Age with Voiceover Artist and Master Storyteller Bill Ratner

March 2nd, 2015

45:41

Voiceover Artist/Author Bill Ratner talks about old Hollywood, screen time, and how to parent in the digital age. Listen now on any one of your …

The BEST of Lesbians, Lesbians, Lesbians!

February 26th, 2015

40:56

Writer/Producer Rebecca Donohue talks about her mother's reaction to lesbianism and Writer/Comedian Jennifer Vally gives us a glimpse of her lesbian summer on FM radio. Oh man! This show has it all!

 

 

BEST OF Lesbians, Lesbians, Lesbians! with Writer Rebecca Donohue and Comedian Jennifer Vally

February 26th, 2015

41:53

Writer/Producer Rebecca Donohue talks about her mother's reaction to lesbianism and Writer/Comedian Jennifer Vally gives us a glimpse of her lesbian summer on FM radio. Oh man! This show has it all! Here's a few links …

Dating Multiple People

February 23rd, 2015

57:24

Writer/Filmmaker Alex Stein tells a story of love lost, found, and fumbled and the perils of dating four women in a row named Suzanne.

Dating Multiple People with Writer Alex Stein

February 23rd, 2015

55:23

Writer/Filmmaker Alex Stein tells a story of love lost, found, and fumbled... and the perils of dating four women in a row named Suzanne. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're …

Family Vacation on a Houseboat

February 16th, 2015

1:03:09

Singer/Songwriter Paige Bryan took a vacation on a houseboat with her dad Sinbad, and let's just say, no one had any business being on that boat.

Family Vacation on a Houseboat with Singer/Songwriter Paige Bryan

February 16th, 2015

59:47

Singer/Songwriter Paige Bryan took a vacation on a houseboat with her dad Sinbad, and let's just say, no one had any business being on that boat. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if …

Cheaters

February 9th, 2015

56:19

Writer Matteson Perry tells a story about passion, cheating on a girlfriend, and the importance of vague e-mail subject titles.

Cheaters with Author Matteson Perry

February 9th, 2015

58:42

Author Matteson Perry (Available: A Memoir of Heartbreak, Hookups, Love and Brunch) tells a story about passion, cheating on a girlfriend, and the importance of vague e-mail subject titles. Here's a few links to help …

Believing Because You Want To Believe

February 2nd, 2015

51:55

Adam Spiegelman, writer/producer, sent emails to a high school friend ten years after graduation pretending to be the teacher begging for help. Even …

Believing Because You Want To Believe with Writer Adam Spiegelman

February 2nd, 2015

52:26

Writer/Producer Adam Spiegelman (Proudly Resents) sent emails to a high school friend ten years after graduation pretending to be the teacher begging …

The BEST of Hookers and Hackers

January 29th, 2015

35:16

Comedian Mike Schmidt encountered a hooker late one night at the In N' Out Burger. Guess what happened next? Plus, actor Dean Haglund played a hacker on The X Files and found out people think he is one in real life too! …

BEST OF Hookers and Hackers with Comedian Mike Schmidt and Actor Dean Haglund

January 29th, 2015

35:46

Comedian Mike Schmidt encountered a hooker late one night at the In-N-Out Burger and you'll never guess what happened next! Plus, actor Dean Haglund played a hacker on The X Files and found out people think he's one in …

Blackout Drunk

January 26th, 2015

57:26

Comedian Andy Ruther (Dirty Sports Podcast) learned the hard way that getting blacked out drunk is not a great idea. Can you say brain injury?

Blackout Drunk with Comedian Andy Ruther

January 26th, 2015

58:25

Comedian Andy Ruther (Dirty Sports Podcast) learned the hard way that getting blacked out drunk is not a great idea. Can you say brain injury? Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're …

Joan Rivers- Stories From Her Head Writer, Tony Tripoli

January 19th, 2015

1:01:00

Tony Tripoli, head-writer for Joan Rivers, tells hilarious stories about his 4 1/2 years with the late-great comedienne, and it turns out, she's even …

Joan Rivers- Stories From Her Head Writer with Comedian Tony Tripoli

January 19th, 2015

1:01:59

Comedian Tony Tripoli, head-writer for Joan Rivers, tells hilarious stories about his 4 1/2 years with the late-great comedienne, and it turns out, …

Mouth to Mouth in Manhattan

January 12th, 2015

1:04:23

Actress Jennifer Lafleur was walking through Times Square when a man keeled over in front of her. Her instincts kicked in and she saved his life. She saved his fricking life!

Mouth to Mouth in Manhattan with Actress Jennifer LaFleur

January 12th, 2015

1:05:21

Actress Jennifer Lafleur was walking through Times Square when a man keeled over in front of her. Her instincts kicked in and she saved his life. She SAVED the man's life! Here's a few links to help you get the most out …

My Secret Double Life

January 5th, 2015

52:39

Comedian Paul Mecurio was a Wall Street lawyer leading a double life as a stand-up comic. It doesn't get funnier than that.

My Secret Double Life with Comedian Paul Mecurio

January 5th, 2015

54:25

Comedian Paul Mecurio (Two Chairs and a Microphone) was a Wall Street lawyer leading a double life as a stand-up comic. It doesn't get funnier than …

A 50-Mile Fun Ride?

December 29th, 2014

59:11

Psychologist Sophie Venable (MYLF Talk) participated in a 50-Mile Fun Ride thru Mexico. Was it fun? What do you think?

A 50-Mile Fun Ride with Psychologist Sophie Venable

December 29th, 2014

1:02:06

Psychologist Sophie Venable (MYLF Talk) participated in a 50-Mile Fun Ride thru Mexico. But was it actually fun? What do you think? Here's a few …

The Best of- Only In Hollywood

December 25th, 2014

43:27

 

Writer Lillibet Snellings and director Brin Hill tell stories about some things that can only happen in Hollywood. Really, only in Hollywood.

BEST of Only In Hollywood with Author Lilibet Snellings and Director Brin Hill

December 25th, 2014

44:26

 Author Lillibet Snellings (Box Girl) and director Brin Hill (In Your Eyes) tell stories about things that can only happen in Hollywood. Seriously, …

Finding Your Match

December 22nd, 2014

1:03:44

Writer/performer Margot Leitman and her husband are right for each other. They both like scamming and bad movies.

Finding Your Match with Author Margot Leitman

December 22nd, 2014

1:04:43

Author Margot Leitman (Long Story Short) and her husband are right for each other. They both like scamming and bad movies.....really bad movies (Orphan!) Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- …

Prostate Cancer

December 15th, 2014

1:06:19

Comedian Jimmy Dore (The Jimmy Dore Show) woke up to find something in the toilet that changed his life.

Prostate Cancer with Comedian Jimmy Dore

December 15th, 2014

1:07:17

Comedian Jimmy Dore (The Jimmy Dore Show) woke up to find something in the toilet that changed his life. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're listening on an iPhone, all you need to …

Fucking A Movie Star

December 8th, 2014

44:34

Writer Wendy Wilkins met up unexpectedly with an actor she admired. He offered her his room number and she took it. She should've stopped there.

Fucking A Movie Star with Writer Wendy Wilkins

December 8th, 2014

45:32

Writer Wendy Wilkins met up unexpectedly with an actor she admired. He offered her his room number and she took it. Can you guess what happened next? Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if …

My First Time Doing Stand-Up

December 1st, 2014

54:03

 

Comic Pauly Shore talks about going on stage the first time at seventeen years old, his new podcast "Interested" and his documentary "Pauly Shore …

My First Time Doing Stand-Up with Comedian Pauly Shore

December 1st, 2014

55:02

Comic Pauly Shore talks about going on stage for the first time at 17 years old. Plus, Pauly talks about his new podcast "Interested" and his …

The Best of Meeting Big Shots

November 27th, 2014

39:32

Comedians Dana Gould and Matt Knudsen both had encounters with "Big Shots." Dana met Piggy Demon and Matt met the Obama's. Now those are some big …

BEST Of Meeting Big Shots with Comedian/Writer Dana Gould and Comedian Matt Knudsen

November 27th, 2014

41:04

Comedians Dana Gould and Matt Knudsen both had encounters with celebrities. Dana met Piggy Demon at a Halloween store and Matt met the Obama's at The …

Goat Tying

November 24th, 2014

1:05:03

 

 

Blues rocker Lynn Drury talks about growing up in Mississippi and goat tying. Then she plays "Tell Me" from her latest album, Come To My House, …

Goat Tying with Singer/Songwriter Lynn Drury

November 24th, 2014

1:04:30

Blues rocker Lynn Drury talks about growing up in Mississippi and goat tying. Then she plays "Tell Me" from her latest album "Come To My House" which …

Strange Sex

November 17th, 2014

1:02:45

Kevin Allison, creator of the RISK! podcast, tells how he went out one night in his 20s to have a little adult fun and ended up in quite a tight …

Strange Sex with Comedian/Actor Kevin Allison

November 17th, 2014

1:03:45

Kevin Allison (RISK!) talks about how he went out one night in his 20s to have a little adult fun, and ended up in quite a tight squeeze. Now this is …

Ruining My Favorite Band

November 10th, 2014

56:44

Comedian/host Kristen Carney let an infatuation with a band member go from cute to creepy. The embarrassment was cringeworthy, but listen to how, in a twist of fate, she totally redeemed herself.

Ruining My Favorite Band with Comedian Kristen Carney

November 10th, 2014

57:42

Comedian/Host Kristen Carney let an infatuation with a band member go from cute to creepy. The embarrassment was cringeworthy, but listen to how in a twist of fate, she redeems herself. Here's a few links to help you …

My Left Tit

November 3rd, 2014

1:03:02

Actress, comedian, and HGTV host, Suzanne Whang talks about surviving Stage 4 cancer, The Secret, and her fabulous outlook on life, this week on …

My Left Tit with Actress Suzanne Whang

November 3rd, 2014

1:04:11

Actress/Comedian/HGTV Host, Suzanne Whang talks about surviving Stage 4 cancer, "The Secret," and her fabulous outlook on life.  Suzanne is truly an …

The Pussycat Dolls

October 27th, 2014

1:08:58

Robin Antin, choreographer and founder of the burlesque troupe The Pussycat Dolls, talks about dance and how she created one of the best-selling girl …

The Pussycat Dolls with Choreographer Robin Antin

October 27th, 2014

1:09:41

Robin Antin, choreographer and founder of the burlesque troupe The Pussycat Dolls, talks about dance and how she created one of the best-selling girl …

The Bridal March

October 20th, 2014

53:15

Composer James Venable (Jay and Silent Bob Strike BackScary Movie 34 and 5 ) was a wedding DJ, played the wrong music at a wedding and ruined the bride's life.
 

The Bridal March with Composer James Venable

October 20th, 2014

54:13

Composer James Venable (Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, Scary Movie 3, 4 and 5 ) was a wedding DJ when he played the wrong music at a wedding and subsequently ruined the bride's life. Here's a few links to help you get …

The Best Of- Trouble in Your Pants

October 16th, 2014

48:00

Writer/Actress Iris Bahr, and Comedian Tony Tripoli, both tell stories about Trouble in Their Pants...which include Africa, menstruation, cruise …

BEST OF Trouble in Your Pants with Actress Iris Bahr and Comedian Tony Tripoli

October 16th, 2014

47:41

Writer/Actress Iris Bahr and Comedian Tony Tripoli tell stories about "Trouble in Your Pants" which include Africa, menstruation, cruise ships, …

My First Big Feature Film

October 13th, 2014

54:44

Comic/actress Erica Rhodes got her first big break landing the lead role in a feature film.  "Fairytale dreams do come true!" she thought.  Or do …

My First Big Feature Film with Comedian Erica Rhodes

October 13th, 2014

54:43

Comic/Actress Erica Rhodes got her first big break landing the lead role in a feature film. "Fairytale dreams do come true!" she thought. Or do …

KROQ

October 6th, 2014

1:10:52

Comedian and disc jockey Frazer Smith joins us to talk about his early days at KROQ where he helped discover Van Halen and many other big bands.  He also discusses some of the crazy moments in his stand-up career..like …

KROQ with Comedian/DJ Frazer Smith

October 6th, 2014

1:10:52

Comedian/Disc Jockey Frazer Smith joins us to talk about his early days at KROQ where he helped discover Van Halen.  He also talks about some of the crazy moments in his stand-up career, like the time he was the host …

High School Hi-Jinx

September 29th, 2014

45:12

Comedian Pete Handelman worked at Baskin Robbins in high school and liked to go back after hours to goof off with his friends.  Once, he decided to …

High School Hi-Jinx with Comedian Pete Handleman

September 29th, 2014

44:46

Comedian/Graphic Designer Pete Handelman worked at Baskin Robbins in high school and liked to go back after hours to goof off with his friends. …

The Tonight Show

September 22nd, 2014

57:18

Comedian Kira Soltanovich spent eight years on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, as the "Photobooth Girl."   In this story, she talks about one patron …

The Tonight Show with Comedian Kira Soltanovich

September 22nd, 2014

57:32

Comedian Kira Soltanovich (You Did This To Me!) spent 8 years on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, as the "Photobooth Girl." In this story she talks …

Jail

September 15th, 2014

1:04:58

Decently Funny host, David "Nuzzy" Nussbaum was pulled over by the police, his car was searched, a one-hitter was found, and he was sent to jail. …

Going To Jail with Comedian David "Nuzzy" Nussbaum

September 15th, 2014

1:05:08

Comedian David "Nuzzy" Nussbaum (Decently Funny) was pulled over by the police, his car was searched, a one-hitter was found, and he was sent to …

The Heart of America

September 8th, 2014

1:05:52

Yakov Smiroff, Comedian/Artist/Psychology Professor, talks about the 9/11 mural he painted, "America's Heart."  Plus, we talk paddleboarding in …

The Heart of America with Comedian Yakov Smirnoff

September 8th, 2014

1:06:03

Comedian/Artist/Entertainer Yakov Smirnoff, talks about the 9/11 mural he painted "America's Heart."  Plus, we talk paddle boarding in Malibu and Ferrari's in Branson. What a country! Here's a few links to help you get …

The Time I Was An Asshole

September 1st, 2014

45:56

Actress/writer/producer, Sabrina Gennarino ("After") went to a charity event, had a couple of dirty martinins, grabbed some ties, and yelled at some parparazzi.  It was just the once!

The Time I Was An Asshole with Actress Sabrina Gennarino

September 1st, 2014

46:11

Actress/Writer/Producer, Sabrina Gennarino ("After") went to a charity event, had a couple of dirty martinis, grabbed some guys ties and yelled at some paparazzi.  It was just the once! Here's a few links to help you …

Time To Leave Home

August 28th, 2014

54:02

Hal Rayle, voice-over artist, blazes his own trails...trusting chance and the prepared mind.  What he's trying to say is, if it's time to leave home, LEAVE! 

Time To Leave Home with Voiceover Artist Hal Rayle

August 28th, 2014

54:09

Hal Rayle, voice-over artist, blazes his own trail, trusting chance and the prepared mind. What he's trying to say is, if it's time to leave home, LEAVE! Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- …

Comedy in San Francisco

August 25th, 2014

57:50

Comedian/Writer Ed Crasnick was lucky to begin doing standup in San Francisco at The Holy City Zoo. He was even luckier having the opportunity to see …

Comedy in San Francisco with Comedian Ed Crasnick

August 25th, 2014

58:53

Comedian/Writer Ed Crasnick was lucky to begin doing standup in San Francisco at The Holy City Zoo. He was even luckier having the opportunity to see …

The Continuity of Living and Life

August 21st, 2014

47:21

The Champ himself, Sugar Ray Leonard, talks about his life, his challenges, his successes and the Continuity of Living and Life, right now on Story Worthy!  This episode is dedicated to Christine's father, Jack …

The Continuity of Living and Life with The Champ-Sugar Ray Leonard

August 21st, 2014

47:57

Sugar Ray Leonard (The Champ) talks about his life, his challenges, his successes and the Continuity of Living and Life, right now on Story Worthy!  This episode is dedicated to Christine's father, Jack Blackburn. …

Worst Job Ever

August 18th, 2014

47:48

Steve Cooper (Coopertalk)-  "You think selling produce is a bad job?  How about having to BE produce?  We're talking about the WORST jobs ever, right now on Story Worthy!

Worst Job Ever with Comedian Steve Cooper

August 18th, 2014

49:18

Comedian/Host Steve Cooper (Coopertalk) says- "You think selling produce is a bad job?  How about having to BE produce?"  We're talking about the WORST jobs ever, right now on Story Worthy! Here's a few links to help …

Acid

August 14th, 2014

1:01:13

Actor Michael Stahl-David (In Your Eyes,) went to a party in high school, dropped acid, and almost got into a fight with a guy named I-Rock. …

Acid with Actor Michael Stahl-David

August 14th, 2014

1:02:08

Actor Michael Stahl-David (In Your Eyes) went to a party in high school, dropped acid, and almost got into a fight with a guy named I-Rock.  Finally, …

The Latina Next Door

August 11th, 2014

43:49

Author Désirée Zamorano (The Amado Women) takes you on a quick tour of what Mexican looks like, in the media and in reality. Can you spot her super power?

The Latina Next Door with Author Desiree Zamorano

August 11th, 2014

44:44

Author Desiree Zamorano (The Amado Women) takes you on a quick tour of what Mexican looks like, in the media and in reality. Can you spot her super power? Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- …

How Failing In Hollywood Made Me The Directors Director

August 7th, 2014

46:26

Director/Author Mark W. Travis takes you on the perilous (often funny and frightening) ride of making his first studio movie and how he turned that disaster into a career. Go figure.

How Failing In Hollywood Made Me The Director's Director with Director Mark W. Travis

August 7th, 2014

47:40

Director/Author Mark W. Travis takes you on the perilous, often funny, and frightening ride of making his first studio movie and how he turned that disaster into a career. Go figure. Here's a few links to help you get …

I Love Weed

August 4th, 2014

46:29

Writer/Comedian Jennifer Vally loves weed, (who doesn't?)  But can she sell it?

I Love Weed with Comedian Jennifer Vally

August 4th, 2014

47:24

Writer/Comedian Jennifer Vally loves weed, who doesn't? But can she sell it? Smoke'em if you got'em and listen to Story Worthy right now! Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're …

The Night I Met Bono

July 31st, 2014

55:07

Steve Belanger (The Gamut with Steve Belanger) had a bad day.  An acting gig in DC was not going according to plan, his pregnant wife was in NY ready to deliver their firstborn, and it was his birthday.  But a random …

The Night I Met Bono with Comedian Steve Belanger

July 31st, 2014

56:24

Steve Belanger (The Gamut with Steve Belanger) had a bad day.  An acting gig in DC was not going according to plan, his pregnant wife was in NY ready to deliver their firstborn, and it was his birthday.  But a random …

My Re-Entry Into LA

July 28th, 2014

54:14

Maggie Roswell, voice artist (Fox's The Simpsons), left Los Angeles after the riots and a big earthquake in the 90's, but finds herself back in the city after 20 years.

My Re-Entry Into LA with Voiceover Artist/Actress Maggie Roswell

July 28th, 2014

55:13

Voiceover Artist, Maggie Roswell (The Simpsons) left Los Angeles after the riots and a big earthquake in the 90's, but finds herself back in the city after 20 years. Learn all about her re-entry in to Los Angeles today …

Fat Camp

July 24th, 2014

39:29

Storyteller Christine Schoenwald sent herself to fat camp and proceeded to become a thief and a liar.

Fat Camp with Christine Schoenwald

July 24th, 2014

40:24

Storyteller Christine Schoenwald sent herself to fat camp and proceeded to become a thief and a liar. See our Privacy Policy at

Crimes At The Mall

July 21st, 2014

59:00

Comedian Brandt Tobler grew up in Wyoming and worked a the mall where he robbed _____ blind.

Crimes At The Mall with Brandt Tobler

July 21st, 2014

1:01:21

Comedian Brandt Tobler grew up in Wyoming. There he worked at a mall which he robbed blind. Listen now before Brandt ends up in jail! See our Privacy …

The 4th Anniversary Show with Todd Glass! Part 2

July 17th, 2014

48:11

Comedian Todd Glass, The Todd Glass Situation, joins Story Worthy to continue their 4 Year Anniversary Celebration!

And thank you friends and fans …

The 4th Anniversary Show with Todd Glass! Part 2

July 17th, 2014

49:09

Comedian Todd Glass (The Todd Glass Situation) joins Story Worthy to continue their 4 Year Anniversary Celebration! Thank you, to all of our friends …

Story Worthy's 4th Anniversary Show with Todd Glass! Part 1

July 14th, 2014

46:33

Comedian and author Todd Glass, The Todd Glass Situation, helps Story Worthy celebrate their 4 year anniversary!  Join us for laughs, rants, jingles, and send Todd Glass your money!
 

The 4th Anniversary Show with Todd Glass! Part 1

July 14th, 2014

46:06

Comedian/Author Todd Glass (The Todd Glass Situation) helps Story Worthy celebrate their 4 year anniversary!  Join us for laughs, rants and jingles! …

My Mother's Reaction to Lesbianism

July 10th, 2014

1:00:45

Writer/Comedian Rebecca Donohue told her mother she was a lesbian and her mother's cure included a trip to see The Vagina "Chronicles".

My Mother's Reaction to Lesbianism with Rebecca Donohue

July 10th, 2014

1:00:47

Writer/Comedian Rebecca Donohue told her mother she was a lesbian and her mother's cure included a trip to see "The Vagina Chronicles." See our …

From Christian Fundamentalist to Scientology to Baha'i to Atheism

July 7th, 2014

1:02:00

Comic Troy Conrad, Set List, had considered many different faiths, and you'll never guess what happened... Turns out, he didn't need one at all. 

From Christian Fundamentalist to Scientology to Baha'i to Atheism with Troy Conrad

July 7th, 2014

1:02:58

Comic Troy Conrad (Set List) considered many different faiths and you'll never guess which one he chose! See our Privacy Policy at

Surviving Survivor

July 3rd, 2014

51:37

Rob Cesternino "Rob Has a Podcast" survived the game show 'Survivor' season 6, in the Amazon.  Ahh...Survivor...what better way to celebrate America this weekend!

Surviving Survivor with Rob Cesternino

July 3rd, 2014

51:09

Rob Cesternino "Rob Has a Podcast" survived the game show Survivor season 6, in the Amazon. Ahh...Survivor talk...what better way to celebrate …

How To Get A Good Man

June 30th, 2014

43:41

Radio personality Gina Grad deemed this year Soulmate 2014.  How did that work out?  Find out, right now on Story Worthy!

How To Get A Good Man with Gina Grad

June 30th, 2014

44:08

Radio personality Gina Grad (Adam Carolla, Mark in The Morning) deemed this year "Soulmate 2014."  How did that work out?  Find out, right now on …

Bra Bullies

June 26th, 2014

43:17

Like many of us, Storyteller Deana Barone was bullied in junior high.  Her best friends became her enemies and her newfound body awareness became a …

Bra Bullies with Writer/Performer Deana Barone

June 26th, 2014

42:43

Writer Deana Barone was bullied in junior high. Her best friends became her enemies and her newfound body awareness became a source of embarrassment. …

Nightmare Gig On A Cruise Ship

June 23rd, 2014

53:25

 "Cathy Ladman is the worst comedian we have ever seen."  - Grand Princess Cruise Line  

 

 

Nightmare Gig On A Cruise Ship with Comedian Cathy Ladman

June 23rd, 2014

54:39

Comedian Cathy Ladman talks about working for Princess Cruise Line and the review they gave her- "Cathy Ladman is the worst comedian we have ever seen." - Grand Princess Cruise Line   Here's a few links to help you get …

How I Became the Martha Stewart of Marijuana

June 19th, 2014

53:42

Cheryl Shuman, PR and Branding expert, shares how she became the Martha Stewart of Marijuana and what marijuana means for our health and economy.  

How I Became the Martha Stewart of Marijuana with Entrepreneur Cheryl Shuman

June 19th, 2014

53:44

Cheryl Shuman, PR and Branding expert, shares how she became the Martha Stewart of Marijuana and what marijuana means for our health and economy. Smoke'm if you got'em! Enjoy! Here's a few links to help you get the most …

A Hollywood Kidnapping

June 16th, 2014

55:21

Director Brin Hill, In Your Eyes, went to what he thought was a typical Hollywood "genius" meeting with a musician/actor/producer, and it turned into …

A Hollywood Kidnapping with Director Brin Hill

June 16th, 2014

55:15

Director Brin Hill (In Your Eyes) went to what he thought was a typical Hollywood "genius" meeting with a musician/actor/producer, and it turned into …

Drunken Master

June 12th, 2014

46:56

Author Wally Rudolph (Four Corners) reveals the secrets to his notorious street fighting style...malt liquor and LSD.

Drunken Master with Author Wally Rudolph

June 12th, 2014

47:57

Author Wally Rudolph (Four Corners) reveals the secrets to his notorious street fighting style and it includes malt liquor and LSD. Here's a few …

Growing Up In LA in The 80's

June 9th, 2014

46:48

Comedian Scott Boxenbaum grew up in Santa Monica near the beach, amongst the strange children of Hollywood. He went to a few parties… okay, a lot of …

Growing Up In LA in the 1980's with Comedian Scott Boxenbaum

June 9th, 2014

46:52

Comedian Scott Boxenbaum grew up in Santa Monica, near the beach, amongst the strange children of Hollywood. He went to a few parties. Okay, a lot of …

Meeting The President

June 5th, 2014

51:25

Michelle Obama thinks zombie Matt Knudsen is hilarious.  

Meeting The President with Comedian Matt Knudsen

June 5th, 2014

51:17

Comic Matt Knudsen (American) visited The White House while dressed as a zombie and met Michelle Obama. Turns out, she thinks he's hilarious. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're …

Babysitting and Porn

June 2nd, 2014

53:56

OMG!  You guys!  Christy Stratton was babysitting and found porn!  Pass it on!

Babysitting and Porn with Writer Christy Stratton

June 2nd, 2014

53:33

Teenage Christy Stratton (Writer/Comedian) was babysitting and found porn! It's true! Pass it on! Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're listening on an iPhone, all you need to do is …

Jersey Girl

May 29th, 2014

46:33

Comic and Jersey Girl Emily Krauser found out that when you're down the shore, fist pumping with Snooki can save your relationship.

Jersey Girl with Writer/Comic Emily Krauser

May 29th, 2014

47:28

Comic/Jersey Girl Emily Krauser found out that when you're 'down the shore' fist pumping with Snooki can save your relationship. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're listening on an …

Juice Cleanse

May 26th, 2014

56:29

Writer Laura House was fed up with bad food and stress, so she went to Bali for a raw food and juice cleanse and cleansed more than she expected.
 

Juice Cleanse with Writer Laura House

May 26th, 2014

55:26

Writer Laura House was fed up with bad food and stress, so she went to Bali for a raw food and juice cleanse and cleansed more than she expected. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if …

Ron Zimmerman Is A Shrink Now?

May 22nd, 2014

1:01:21

Writer/comedian Ron Zimmerman (Rawhide Kid, Howard Stern) stops by Story Worthy to give some good advice to us all:  Cut it out!  (What's it?  Whatever you want it to be.)

 

Ron Zimmerman Is A Shrink Now? with Comedian Ron Zimmerman

May 22nd, 2014

1:01:43

Writer/Comedian Ron Zimmerman (Rawhide Kid, Howard Stern) stops by Story Worthy to give some good advice to us all "Cut it out!" Listen to Ron rant right now! Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story …

I Almost Did A Movie With Jack Black

May 19th, 2014

51:04

Actor Johnny Hoops (Salami Fight Club) has a story about Hollywood that is as old as the day is long...  he almost did a movie with Jack Black.

I Almost Did A Movie With Jack Black with Actor Johnny Hoops

May 19th, 2014

47:36

Actor Johnny Hoops (Salami Fight Club) has a story about Hollywood that is as old as the day is long...  he almost did a movie with Jack Black. …

Weekly World News

May 15th, 2014

46:20

What makes Mark Miller story-worthy? Remember that cheesy fake news tabloid with all the bizarre stories about Bigfoot, Bat Boy, and Hilary Clinton having an affair with a space alien?  Mark Miller wrote hundreds of …

Weekly World News with Writer Mark E. Miller

May 15th, 2014

45:51

What makes author Mark Miller (500 Dates) story worthy? Remember that cheesy fake news tabloid with all the bizarre stories about Bigfoot, Bat Boy, and Hilary Clinton having an affair with a space alien? Mark Miller …

Comfort Food

May 12th, 2014

1:05:30

Actor/Comedian and Emmy winning writer Ed Crasnick ate so much bread as a kid, he almost changed his name to Bread Crasnick. Ed takes us on a journey that sandwiches crazy feelings, self help and comfort food.  
 

Comfort Food with Comedian Ed Crasnick

May 12th, 2014

1:04:41

Actor/Comedian and Emmy winning writer Ed Crasnick ate so much bread as a kid, he almost changed his name to Bread Crasnick. Ed takes us on a journey that sandwiches crazy feelings, self help and comfort food. Here's a …

Comedy On A Bus?

May 8th, 2014

43:44

Is any comic so delusional as to think he can do standup on a moving bus?  Meet our guest, Jason Love.

 

Comedy On A Bus with Comedian/Musician Jason Love

May 8th, 2014

43:41

Comedian/Musician Jason love asks- Is any comic so delusional as to think he can do standup on a moving bus? Meet our guest, Jason Love. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're …

Box Girl

May 5th, 2014

50:26

Author Lilibet Snellings worked in a box at the Standard Hotel in West Hollywood, as a model in an art installation.  Oh yes, she did!!

Box Girl with Author Lilibet Snellings

May 5th, 2014

49:36

Author Lilibet Snellings (Boxgirl) dressed in a sexy tank top and shorts while lounging in a box on display at the Standard Hotel in West Hollywood, …

The Time My Wife Tried to Kill Me in a Kiddie Pool in Maui

May 1st, 2014

1:01:53

Bryan Bishop, from the Adam Carolla Show, shares a story from his new book "Shrinkage- Manhood, Marriage, and the Tumor That Tried to Kill Me," right …

My Wife Tried to Kill Me in a Kiddie Pool in Maui with Author Bryan Bishop

May 1st, 2014

1:01:47

Author Bryan Bishop (Adam Carolla Show) shares a story from his new book "Shrinkage- Manhood, Marriage, and the Tumor That Tried to Kill Me," right …

Getting My Spirituality On!

April 28th, 2014

38:48

Author Leigh Koechner, mother of five, turns to spirituality to fully get her life groove on.  She's inspiring, and she's going to inspire you too. …

Getting My Spirituality On with Personality Leigh Koechner

April 28th, 2014

38:20

Personality Leigh Koechner (mother of 5!) turns to spirituality to fully get her life groove on. Leigh is inspiring and she's going to inspire you …

Coyotes

April 24th, 2014

41:28

Comedian Amber Tozer was dog sitting at a house in the hills- a dog sitting dream.  Then she saw a coyote in the yard- a dog sitting nightmare.  Listen now to find out what happened next! 

Coyotes with Comedian Amber Tozer

April 24th, 2014

41:36

Comedian Amber Tozer was dog sitting at a house in the hills- a dog sitting dream. Then she saw a coyote in the yard- a dog sitting nightmare.  Listen now to find out what happened next! Here's a few links to help you …

Days of Our Lies

April 21st, 2014

1:00:15

Writer Matt Oswalt talks about an incident he experienced as an NBC page, even more horrific than the polyester suit he was required to wear.

Days of Our Lies with Writer Matt Oswalt

April 21st, 2014

59:49

Writer Matt Oswalt talks about an incident he experienced as an NBC page, even more horrific than the polyester suit he was required to wear. Here's …

Trouble in Florida

April 17th, 2014

45:21

Writer Penelope Lombard fled to Florida and ended up spending quality time with sea turtles and cardiologists.

Trouble in Florida with Writer Penelope Lombard

April 17th, 2014

44:21

Writer Penelope Lombard fled to Florida to get some relaxation and ended up spending quality time with sea turtles and cardiologists. Yes, …

Hollywood Mythology

April 14th, 2014

53:52

Author/humorist, Dylan Brody takes on Hollywood Mythology in ways that will leave you disenchanted, disillusioned and fully prepared to live happily …

Hollywood Mythology with Author/Humorist Dylan Brody

April 14th, 2014

53:22

Author/humorist, Dylan Brody takes on Hollywood Mythology in ways that will leave you disenchanted, disillusioned and fully prepared to live happily …

Food Poisoning

April 10th, 2014

46:28

Animator John Mathot (Phineas and Ferb, Futurama, Simpsons) had food poisoning but couldn't miss a table read with FOX exec Peter Roth.  Plus, John …

Food Poisoning with Animator John Mathot

April 10th, 2014

46:41

Animator John Mathot (Phineas and Ferb, Futurama, Simpsons) had food poisoning but couldn't miss a table read with FOX exec Peter Roth.  Plus, John …

King Kong Bush

April 7th, 2014

55:54

What could stop writer Jeff Kahn, the little Lord of Lustenburg, in his perverted tracks?  Find out on Story Worthy! 

 

King Kong Bush with Writer Jeff Kahn

April 7th, 2014

55:55

What could stop writer Jeff Kahn, the Little Lord of Lustenburg, in his perverted tracks? I'll give you a hint, the girl he was with did not groom …

Power

April 3rd, 2014

53:32

Comedian Shelagh Ratner was frustrated with a dry spell of work, but she gains strength and insight from a few shifts at Goodwill; then  learns that standing in for other people on a reality show can be surprisingly …

Power with Comedian Shelagh Ratner

April 3rd, 2014

53:53

Comedian Shelagh Ratner was frustrated with a dry spell of work, but she gains strength and insight from a few shifts at Goodwill; then  learns that standing in for other people on a reality show can be surprisingly …

Mardi Gras

March 31st, 2014

46:06

Rocker John Thomas Griffith dressed as Little Lord Fauntleroy and marched with the Lion's Club in the Mardi Gras parade krewe.  Plus JTG sings …

Mardi Gras with Musician John Thomas Griffith

March 31st, 2014

45:45

Rocker John Thomas Griffith (Cowboy Mouth) dressed as Little Lord Fauntleroy and marched with the Lion's Club in the Mardi Gras parade krewe.  Plus …

How Elmore Leonard Saved My Life

March 24th, 2014

41:43

When actor/producer Vito Lapiccola of Comics on Comics had to make a life-or-death decision, he thought of his hero Elmore Leonard -- and it saved …

How Elmore Leonard Saved My Life with Producer Vito Lapiccola

March 24th, 2014

41:17

When actor/producer Vito Lapiccola (Comics on Comics) had to make a life-or-death decision, he thought of his hero Elmore Leonard -- and it saved …

My Lesbian Summer on FM Radio

March 17th, 2014

42:25

Comedian/writer Jennifer Vally spent a summer as an FM talk radio lesbian...and it wasn't very lucrative.  

 

My Lesbian Summer on FM Radio with Comedian Jennifer Vally

March 17th, 2014

41:45

Comedian/Writer Jennifer Vally spent a summer as an FM talk radio lesbian. That's right, a radio lesbian. It wasn't very lucrative.  Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're listening …

Nerds

March 10th, 2014

46:26

Comedian Aaron Kleiber attends a Sci-Fi-Con party, and oh, do those nerds know how to party...in English and Klingon!

 

 

 

Nerds with Comedian Aaron Kleiber

March 10th, 2014

46:46

Comedian Aaron Kleiber attended a Sci-Fi-Con party and oh, do those nerds know how to party...in English and Klingon! Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're listening on an iPhone, …

Nudists

March 3rd, 2014

37:15

Comedian/Director Tim Chizmar talks about being a nudist, dating a nudist, and nudist resorts, today on Story Worthy!

Nudists with Comedian Tim Chizmar

March 3rd, 2014

38:11

Comedian/Nudist Tim Chizmar talks about being a nudist, dating a nudist, and nudist resorts, today on Story Worthy! Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're listening on an iPhone, all …

Religion- The BEST of Story Worthy!

February 27th, 2014

41:57

Producer Nikki Levy shares a story about Passover in Death Valley, and comedian Asterios Kokkinos talks about being forced to go to church.  Right now on the Best of Story Worthy!

BEST of Religion with Producer Nikki Levy and Comedian Oscar Sagastume

February 27th, 2014

42:51

Producer Nikki Levy shares a story about Passover in Death Valley, and comedian Oscar Sagastume talks about being forced to go to church. Listen now on the Best of Story Worthy! Here's a few links to help you get the …

Super Bowl Sunday

February 24th, 2014

50:49

Comedian Wayne Federman has fond memories of growing up a Redskins fan in Silver Spring, Maryland and then moving to Florida and sticking with his …

Super Bowl Sunday with Comedian Wayne Federman

February 24th, 2014

51:45

Comedian Wayne Federman has fond memories of growing up a Redskins fan in Silver Spring, Maryland and then moving to Florida and sticking with his …

Domestic Violence

February 17th, 2014

46:40

Comedian Jake Weisman was in college when a naked girl knocked on his door at 3am.  But it wasn't the "good kind" of naked girl. 

Domestic Violence with Comedian Jake Weisman

February 17th, 2014

47:35

Comedian Jake Weisman was in college when a naked girl knocked on his door at 3am. But unfortunately, it wasn't the "good kind" of naked girl. Here's …

MILF's

February 10th, 2014

50:17

Author and Malibu Mom, Susanna Brisk (I'll Be The Death of Me) tells us what it means to be a MILF, date a MILF, and keep a MILF....and things get kind of racy from there!

MILF's with Comedian/Author/Sexual Intuitive Susanna Brisk

February 10th, 2014

50:56

Author Susanna Brisk (I'll Be The Death of Me, Malibu Mom, Sexual Intuitive, The MILF Code) tells us what it means to be a MILF, date a MILF, and keep a MILF....and things get racy from there! Here's a few links to help …

Leaving Hollywood

February 3rd, 2014

53:22

Comedian Ron Zimmerman talks about leaving Hollywood for retirement in the great state of Indiana.  Plus, we learn about doing comedy sets at …

Leaving Hollywood with Comedian Ron Zimmerman

February 3rd, 2014

54:47

Comedian Ron Zimmerman talks about leaving Hollywood for retirement in the great state of Indiana.  Plus, we learn about doing comedy sets at …

Car Accidents

January 27th, 2014

40:11


Steve Cooper, CooperTalk Radio, talks about a car accident... on a quiet residential street in New Jersey...that ended with him disciplining a bratty kid. 

Car Accidents with Comedian Steve Cooper

January 27th, 2014

41:08

Steve Cooper (CooperTalk Radio) talks about a car accident on a quiet residential street in New Jersey that ended with him disciplining a bratty kid. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if …

Stalkers

January 20th, 2014

52:26

Author Charles Freericks just wanted to protect his own neighborhood, but somehow, managed to get himself a stalker in return.  This cannot be good.

Stalker with Author Charles Freericks

January 20th, 2014

53:27

Author Charles Freericks just wanted to protect his own neighborhood, but somehow, managed to get himself a stalker in return. This cannot be good. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if …

Women- The BEST of Story Worthy!

January 16th, 2014

41:30

Writer/actress Annabelle Gurwitch and radio legend Phil Hendrie, share stories of Women.  Annabelle's story includes make-up and Barneys, while Phil's story gives real insight into another woman, his mother.  Right now, …

BEST of Women with Author Annabelle Gurwitch and Host Phil Hendrie

January 16th, 2014

42:28

Writer/Actress Annabelle Gurwitch (I See You've Made An Effort, Wherever You Are, There They Are) and radio legend Phil Hendrie, share stories about women.  Annabelle's story includes make-up and Barneys, while Phil's …

Game Shows

January 13th, 2014

50:24


Comedian/host Frank Nicotero made fun of the game show Wipeout one too many times, so Wipeout invited him to come on and run the course himself.  Did they want revenge?  Yes.  Did they get it?  Well... yes.  Yes they …

Game Shows with Comedian Frank Nicotero

January 13th, 2014

50:47

Comedian/host Frank Nicotero made fun of the game show Wipeout one too many times, so Wipeout invited him to come on and run the course himself.  Did they want revenge?  Yes.  Did they get it?  Well... yes.  Yes they …

The Grateful Dead

January 6th, 2014

42:20

Comic Joe Bartnick (Puck Off Podcast) tells a story about the Grateful Dead that does NOT involve drugs, the police or casual sex.  Oh wait.  It …

The Grateful Dead with Comedian Joe Bartnick

January 6th, 2014

42:08

Comic Joe Bartnick (Puck Off) tells a story about the Grateful Dead that does NOT involve drugs, the police or casual sex. Oh wait... it involves all …

College Pranks

December 30th, 2013

1:00:14

Writer Chad Gervich (Small Screen, Big Picture: A Writers Guide to the TV Business)  and his college buddies loved to prank each other. Then it all …

College Pranks with Writer Chad Gervich

December 30th, 2013

1:00:12

Writer Chad Gervich (Small Screen, Big Picture: A Writers Guide to the TV Business)  and his college buddies loved to prank each other. Then it all …

Saving A Buck

December 23rd, 2013

57:27

Writer/comic Jennifer Vally knows what it's like to Save a Buck. Once, she helped her good friend save some money on dental work by taking her …

Saving A Buck with Comedian Jennifer Vally

December 23rd, 2013

58:13

Writer/comic Jennifer Vally knows what it's like to Save a Buck. Once, she helped her good friend save some money on dental work by taking her …

Sexy Time- The Best of Story Worthy!

December 19th, 2013

Comedian Rick Overton and writer Jeff Kahn both have stories about Sexy Time.  We're talking orgies and threesomes here people!  Right now, on the Best of Story Worthy!

BEST of Sexy Time with Comedian Rick Overton and Writer Jeff Kahn

December 19th, 2013

38:20

Comedian Rick Overton and writer Jeff Kahn both have stories about Sexy Time. We're talking orgies and threesomes here people!  Listen now, on the Best of Story Worthy! Here's a few links to help you get the most out of …

Road Trip with Mom

December 16th, 2013

45:46

Writer Caleb Bacon, "Sullivan and Son," made his way across America to move to LA in an old Hyundai, on a pair of crutches, and with an unexpected …

Road Trip With My Mom with Writer Caleb Bacon

December 16th, 2013

46:39

Writer Caleb Bacon (Sullivan and Son, Man School) made his way across America to move to Los Angeles. He was driving an old Hyundai, hobbling on a …

Hackers

December 9th, 2013

43:12

Actor Dean Haglund played a hacker on The X-Files. Unfortunately real life hackers didn't care for the portrayal - and that's when the trouble started!

 

 

Hackers with Actor Dean Haglund

December 9th, 2013

44:05

Actor Dean Haglund played a hacker on The X-Files but unfortunately, real life hackers didn't care for the portrayal - and that's when the trouble started! Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story …

Homeschooling

December 2nd, 2013

50:33

Comedian Kris McGaha has decided to homeschool her kids.  WHAT?  I told you, she's teaching them at home!

Homeschooling with Comedian Kris McGaha

December 2nd, 2013

51:07

Comedian Kris McGaha has decided to homeschool her kids.  WHAT?  I told you, she's teaching them at home! Here's a few links to help you get the most …

Hookers

November 25th, 2013

46:46

Comic Mike Schmidt, "The 40-Year Old Boy," was just settling in for a nice meal from the In and Out Burger drive-thru when a hooker came to call. (You want thighs with that?)

Hookers with Comedian Mike Schmidt

November 25th, 2013

45:47

Comic Mike Schmidt (The 40-Year Old Boy) was just settling in for a nice meal, from the In-N-Out Burger drive-thru, when a hooker came to call. (You want thighs with that?) Here's a few links to help you get the most …

Fear- The Best of Story Worthy!

November 21st, 2013

27:31

Writer Dan Farren has a fear of snakes, and comic/podcaster Chris Gore has a fear of the FBI.  Seems reasonable enough...

BEST of Fear with Writer Dan Farren and Comedian Chris Gore

November 21st, 2013

28:34

Writer Dan Farren has a fear of snakes, and comic/podcaster Chris Gore has a fear of the FBI. Seems reasonable enough. What are your fears? Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're …

Growing Pot in The 1980's

November 18th, 2013

53:12

The talented Paul Gilmartin, "The Mental Illness Happy Hour," talks about the 1980's and growing a smokin' hot marijuana operation.

Growing Pot in The 1980's with Host Paul Gilmartin

November 18th, 2013

53:10

The talented Paul Gilmartin (Mental Illness Happy Hour) talks about the 1980's and growing a smoking hot marijuana operation. Here's a few links to …

How to Survive Divorce

November 11th, 2013

50:20

Author Luis Moro, "A Professional Parent," has had experience in How To Survive Divorce....and with an alien no less.

How to Survive Divorce with Author Luis Moro

November 11th, 2013

49:17

Author Luis Moro (A Professional Parent) has experience in How To Survive Divorce, and with an alien no less. Yes, it's true, his wife claimed to be an alien. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story …

Grandma

November 4th, 2013

51:06

Comic Mike Siegel's (Travel Tales Podcast) mid-west upbringing shines through his grandma's comments after attending his stand-up show in Florida.

Grandma with Comedian Mike Siegel

November 4th, 2013

51:40

Comic Mike Siegel's (Travel Tales Podcast) mid-west upbringing shines through his grandma's comments after attending his stand-up show in Florida. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if …

In-Laws

October 27th, 2013

46:58

Pittsburgh's own Jim Krenn, No Restrictions Podcast, joins Story Worthy to talk about his family in West Virginia and they are....colorful.

In-Laws with Radio Legend Jim Krenn

October 27th, 2013

46:13

Pittsburgh's own Jim Krenn (No Restrictions Podcast) joins Story Worthy to talk about his family in West Virginia and they-are-colorful. Here's a few …

Virginity- The Best of Story Worthy!

October 24th, 2013

36:25

Writers Tom O'Connor, Matteson Perry, and host Christine Blackburn give us the lowdown on losing their Virginity.  We all had it, we all lost it.  It's the good, the bad, and the ugly, and it's today on the BEST of …

BEST of Virginity with Writer Tom O'Connor and Author Matteson Perry

October 24th, 2013

35:37

Writer Tom O'Connor and Author Matteson Perry give us the lowdown on losing their Virginity.  We all had it, we all lost it.  It's the good, the bad, and the ugly, and it's today on the BEST of Story Worthy! Here's a …

Kidnapped

October 21st, 2013

48:38

Jordan Harbinger, Social Dynamics Expert, has a story about being Kidnapped in Mexico and then tells us all about "The Art of Charm."  

Kidnapped with Host Jordan Harbinger

October 21st, 2013

47:49

Jordan Harbinger (The Art of Charm) is a social dynamics expert. What is that? You'll find out! But more importantly, he has a story about being Kidnapped in Mexico and it is wild! Here's a few links to help you get the …

Michael Jackson

October 14th, 2013

1:04:26

Rock child Pearl Aday and singer/guitarist Jim Wilson, tell very personal stories about the King of Pop himself, Michael Jackson.  Then they rock out.  This is one Story Worthy, you do NOT want to miss!

Michael Jackson with Rocker Pearl Aday and Musician Jim Wilson

October 14th, 2013

1:05:31

Rock child Pearl Aday and singer/guitarist Jim Wilson, tell very personal stories about the King of Pop himself, Michael Jackson. Then they rock out. This is one Story Worthy, you do NOT want to miss! Here's a few links …

Anti-Semiticism

October 7th, 2013

39:57

Comedian Kira Soltanovich, "The Kira Soltanovich Show" joins Story Worthy to talk about Anti-Semiticism, Jewish heritage, and her jokester father in …

Anti-Semiticism with Comedian Kira Soltanovich

October 7th, 2013

39:13

Comedian Kira Soltanovich (The Kira Soltanovich Show, You Did This To Me) joins Story Worthy to talk about Anti-Semiticism, Jewish heritage, and her …

Pot Cookies

September 29th, 2013

55:43

Comedian Todd Glass, The Todd Glass Show, joins Christine and Hannes to talk about pot cookies and how easy it is to accidentally drug your family and friends.  Grab your favorite edible and join us for this …

Pot Cookies with Comedian Todd Glass

September 29th, 2013

55:28

Comedian Todd Glass (The Todd Glass Show) joins Christine and Hannes to talk about pot cookies and how easy it is to accidentally drug your family and friends. Grab your favorite edible and join us for this …

Isolation

September 17th, 2013

50:35

Actor Fred Stoller, author of "Maybe We'll Have You Back," doesn't like to be isolated, which is why he looks forward to disasters in his …

Isolation with Actor Fred Stoller

September 17th, 2013

50:21

Actor/author Fred Stoller (Maybe We'll Have You Back) doesn't like to be isolated which is why he looks forward to disasters in his neighborhood... …

Vacations- The Best of Story Worthy!

September 16th, 2013

25:29

Author Carlos Kotkin went to Fiji on vacation, absolute paradise....except for the fact he was with his parents.  Plus, Christine waxes poetic about …

BEST of Vacations with Author Carlos Kotkin and Host Christine Blackburn

September 16th, 2013

26:16

Author Carlos Kotkin went to Fiji on vacation, absolute paradise....except for the fact he was with his parents. Plus, Christine waxes poetic about …

Visit From Aunt Flo

September 5th, 2013

46:47

Iris Bahr, actress/writer/producer, takes a trip to South America and hooks up with a hot local.  But, then, there's an unexpected visitor from her Aunt Flo.

Visit From Aunt Flo with Actress Iris Bahr

September 5th, 2013

47:01

Actress/Author Iris Bahr (Machu My Picchu, Svetlana) takes a trip to South America and hooks up with a hot local guy. But then she has an unexpected visitor from her Aunt Flo and the magic ends. Here's a few links to …

Men in Ties

September 2nd, 2013

41:13

Actress Naomi Grossman, (Pepper from American Horror Story) goes out with a guy who wears a tie, because he's wearing a tie...(insert sexy whistle here.)

Men in Ties with Actress Naomi Grossman

September 2nd, 2013

41:48

Actress Naomi Grossman (Pepper from American Horror Story) goes out with a guy who wears a tie because... he's wearing a tie! (Insert sexy whistle here.) Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- …

Surviving the Wilderness

August 24th, 2013

45:05

Writer/producer Nikki Levy tries to reconnect with her Jewish roots by wandering around the desert near Death Valley.  Plus, Christine survives the …

Surviving the Wilderness with Producer Nikki Levy

August 24th, 2013

45:39

Writer/producer Nikki Levy (Don't Tell My Mother!) tries to reconnect with her Jewish roots by wandering around the desert near Death Valley.  Plus, …

Dating- The Best of Story Worthy!

August 19th, 2013

25:18

Comedian Melinda Hill (Romantic Encounters) talks about her Facebook status, and Christine brags about winning The Dating Game, today on the Best of Story Worthy.

BEST of Dating with Comedian Melinda Hill and Host Christine Blackburn

August 19th, 2013

25:38

Comedian Melinda Hill (Romantic Encounters) talks about her Facebook status and Christine brags about winning The Dating Game, today on the Best of Story Worthy. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story …

Driving Across America

August 12th, 2013

59:02

Ed Crasnick, comedian/writer/producer, drove across the country with two deadbeats and ended up in the governor of Oregon's chair.   

Driving Across America with Comedian Ed Crasnick

August 12th, 2013

59:20

Comedian Ed Crasnick (Self-Help Comedy Hour) drove across the country with two deadbeats and ended up in the governor of Oregon's chair. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're …

Award Shows

August 3rd, 2013

39:14

Kevin Popovic, founder of the creative agency Ideahaus, talks about the Addy Awards and the importance (or non-importance) of receiving accolades.

Award Shows with Entrepreneur Kevin Popovic

August 3rd, 2013

38:51

Kevin Popovic, founder of the creative agency Ideahaus, talks about the Addy Awards and the importance (or non-importance) of receiving accolades. …

I Touched Madonna's Arm- a Special Episode

August 1st, 2013

12:55

Actress Suzanne Krull passed away suddenly last weekend.  This is her hilarious SW story about working with thee Madonna.  

RIP beautiful Suzanne.

I Touched Madonna's Arm- a Special Episode with Actress Suzanne Krull

August 1st, 2013

13:56

Actress Suzanne Krull passed away suddenly last weekend. This is her hilarious Story Worthy story about working with thee one and only- Madonna. RIP …

Love- the Best of Story Worthy!

July 29th, 2013

31:45

Writer/host Teresa Strasser and writer/comic Jen Kirkman talk love with stories that include poop and Led Zepplin's Moby Dick.

BEST of Love with Host Teresa Strasser and Comedian Jen Kirkman

July 29th, 2013

32:41

Writer/host Teresa Strasser and writer/comic Jen Kirkman talk love with stories that include poop and Led Zepplin's Moby Dick. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're listening on an …

Shitting Your Pants

July 20th, 2013

43:08

Writer/Comic Tony Tripoli was working on a cruise ship, dancing in the review show, when the ultimate colon cleanse he was taking began to work.  And …

Shitting Your Pants with Comedian Tony Tripoli

July 20th, 2013

43:36

Writer/Comic Tony Tripoli was working on a cruise ship, dancing in the review show, when the ultimate colon cleanse he was taking began to work.  And …

Romantic Advice (3rd Anniversary Show!)

July 15th, 2013

47:22

Comedian Jackie Kashian has some romantic advice which gets awkward because her ex boyfriend is in the room... HANNES PHINNEY!  

 

Romantic Advice with Comedian Jackie Kashian

July 15th, 2013

48:29

Comedian Jackie Kashian helps us celebrate our 3rd anniversary with some romantic advice which gets awkward because her ex boyfriend is in the room...Hannes Phinney! Here's a few links to help you get the most out of …

Flying or Cruising- The Best of Story Worthy!

July 8th, 2013

27:51

Writer Kevin McGeehan was performing improv on a cruise ship when a coworker yes- and'ed their illicit hookup to full on stalking.  Plus, host …

BEST of Flying and Cruising with Comedian Kevin McGeehan and Host Christine Blackburn

July 8th, 2013

30:07

Writer Kevin McGeehan was performing improv on a cruise ship when a coworker "yes and-ed" their illicit hookup to full on stalking.  Plus, host …

Volunteering Your Time

July 1st, 2013

43:37

Actress Elina Madison, "Frankenstein's Bride," talks about volunteering her time and the selfless giving involved.  Then Christine gives Hannes a …

Volunteering Your Time with Actress/Model Elina Madison

July 1st, 2013

44:48

Actress Elina Madison (Frankenstein's Bride) talks about volunteering her time and the selfless giving involved. Then Christine gives Hannes a …

The Mattress Chick on Craig's List

June 24th, 2013

42:22

Comedian Amber Tozer was selling mattresses on Craig's List.  No really, she was selling mattresses on Craig's List with no deviant sex involved. …

The Mattress Chick on Craig's List with Comedian Amber Tozer

June 24th, 2013

43:18

Comedian Amber Tozer was selling mattresses on Craig's List.  No really, she was selling mattresses on Craig's List with no deviant sex involved. …

Cats and Dogs- The Best of Story Worthy!

June 17th, 2013

36:15

Writer Evan Gore and comedian Richard Lucas share stories about pets.  Dogs and Cats on a podcast together...mass hysteria!   

BEST of Cats and Dogs with Writer Evan Gore and Comedian Richard Lucas

June 17th, 2013

37:45

Writer Evan Gore and comedian Richard Lucas share stories about pets.  Dogs and Cats on a podcast together? It's mass hysteria people! Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're listening …

On The War Front

June 10th, 2013

46:27

Comedian Graham Elwood heads to Iraq and Afghanistan from time to time to waterboard the troops with his comedy.  Please don't prosecute him for war crimes.

On The War Front with Comedian Graham Elwood

June 10th, 2013

47:25

Comedian Graham Elwood heads to Iraq and Afghanistan from time to time to waterboard the troops with his comedy.  Please don't prosecute him for war crimes. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story …

Backstage

June 3rd, 2013

1:12:45

Rock child, Pearl Aday, talks about an evening "Backstage" with close friends and David Lee Roth (a group tattoo is involved.)  And later in the …

Backstage with Rocker Pearl Aday

June 3rd, 2013

1:14:17

Rock child, Pearl Aday, talks about an evening backstage with close friends and David Lee Roth (a group tattoo is involved.)  And later in the show, …

Shotgun Story Worthy- the Celebrity Edition! Part 2

May 27th, 2013

39:13

Join actor Toby Huss, comedian Cathy Ladman, and author Annabelle Gurwitch for the conclusion of Shotgun Story Worthy- the Celebrity Edition!  Plus the winner of $100 is announced!  Say it with me- Spin That Wheel!!

Shotgun Story Worthy 2- The Celebrity Edition with Annabelle Gurwitch, Cathy Ladman and Toby Huss

May 27th, 2013

40:46

Join actor Toby Huss, comedian Cathy Ladman, and author Annabelle Gurwitch for the conclusion of Shotgun Story Worthy- the Celebrity Edition!  Plus the winner of $100 is announced! Say it with me- Spin That Wheel!! …

Shotgun Story Worthy-The Celebrity Edition! Part 1

May 20th, 2013

36:21

Join actress Naomi Grossman and comedian Blaine Capatch, as they spin the Story Worthy Wheel of Truth and tell a true 10 minute story on the topic they land on.  Plus guest judges Rick Overton and Kerry Armstrong.  Say …

Shotgun Story Worthy 1 -The Celebrity Edition with Naomi Grossman, Blaine Capatch, Rick Overton and Kerry Armstrong

May 20th, 2013

38:10

Join actress Naomi Grossman and comedian Blaine Capatch, as they spin the Story Worthy Wheel of Truth and tell a true 10 minute story on the topic they land on.  Plus guest judges Rick Overton and Kerry Armstrong.  Say …

My Parents Wedding

May 13th, 2013

47:50

Master storyteller Bill Ratner explains what happens when a Jew, an Episcopalian, and a Unitarian go to his parents wedding.   

My Parents Wedding with Voiceover Artist Bill Ratner

May 13th, 2013

48:03

Master storyteller (and Story Worthy announcer!) Bill Ratner explains what happens when a Jew, an Episcopalian, and a Unitarian go to his parents wedding. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- …

The Koechners- The Best of Story Worthy!

May 6th, 2013

30:41

Actor/comic Dave Koechner learns that you can't go home again, while in the second story his wife, Leigh Koechner, gives us insight into that funny man's seduction techniques.

BEST of The Koechners with Actor Dave Koechner and Leigh Koechner

May 6th, 2013

31:57

Actor/Comedian Dave Koechner talks about his high school reunion in Tipton Missouri, and then his wife, Leigh Koechner talks about how they met. …

Panic Attack at Gelson's

April 29th, 2013

58:19

When writer/comedian Brian Finkelstein goes to Gelson's, a simple shopping trip gets complicated.  Warning, if you're a deli worker, you may be offended.  

Panic Attack at Gelson's with Writer Brian Finkelstein

April 29th, 2013

58:36

When Writer/Comedian Brian Finkelstein goes to Gelson's, a simple shopping trip gets complicated.  Warning, if you're a deli worker, you may be offended. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- …

Orgies

April 22nd, 2013

58:56

Rick Overton, comic/writer/improvising genius, talks about coming up in the 1970's and 80's New York stand-up boom, his mentor Jonathan Winters, and ferret laden orgies. 

Orgies with Comedian Rick Overton

April 22nd, 2013

59:09

Rick Overton, comic/writer/improvising genius, talks about coming up in the 1970's and 80's New York stand-up boom, his mentor Jonathan Winters, and ferret laden orgies. Here's a few links to help you get the most out …

Sex- The Best of Story Worthy!

April 14th, 2013

24:10

Producer Nikki Levy and comedian Kris McGaha share stories about sex, namely, Hand Jobs in the Holy Land and Whack Jobs in Hollywood.  

BEST of Sex with Producer Nikki Levy and Comedian Kris McGaha

April 14th, 2013

25:36

Producer Nikki Levy and comedian Kris McGaha share stories about sex. Namely, hand Jobs in the holy land and whack jobs in Hollywood. Here's a few …

21st Birthday

April 8th, 2013

38:18

Singer/Songwriter Allie Goertz (@CossbySweater) has her first drink ever on her "21st Birthday" and shares a unique moment with an A-Lister.  Listen to Story Worthy this week to find out who!   

21st Birthday with Singer/Songwriter Allie Goertz

April 8th, 2013

39:06

Singer/Songwriter Allie Goertz has her first drink ever on her 21st Birthday and shares a unique moment with an A-Lister.  Listen to Story Worthy this week to find out who! Here's a few links to help you get the most …

Erectile Dysfunction

April 1st, 2013

56:18

Bobbie Dooley, President of the Western Estates Homeowners Association, joins us to discuss her husband's "Erectile Dysfunction" and her new podcast …

Erectile Dysfunction with Master Radio Host Phil Hendrie (Bobbie Dooley!)

April 1st, 2013

58:27

Bobbie Dooley, President of the Western Estates Homeowners Association, joins us to discuss her husband's "Erectile Dysfunction" and her new podcast …

Mentally Ill- The Best of Story Worthy!

March 25th, 2013

22:15

Comics Asterios Kokkinos and Melanie Vare share stories about mental illness, suicidal thoughts, and looking for help in this complicated world.  We've all been there, now it's time to share with Story Worthy!

BEST of Mentally Ill with Comedian Asterios Kokkinos and Comedian Melanie Vare

March 25th, 2013

23:39

Comics Asterios Kokkinos and Melanie Vare share stories about mental illness, suicidal thoughts, and looking for help in this complicated world.  We've all been there, now it's time to share with Story Worthy! Here's a …

How I Met Piggy Demon

March 18th, 2013

51:26

What do Dana Gould, Vampira and Piggy Demon have in common?  Find out now on Story Worthy!  Today's show is brought to you in part by Beso.com, your …

How I Met Piggy Demon with Comedian Dana Gould

March 18th, 2013

52:13

Comedian Dana Gould talks about visiting a magic shop in Hollywood and falling into a relationship with Piggy Demon and Vampira. Here's a few links …

True Crime- The Best of Story Worthy!

March 4th, 2013

20:01

Michelle McNamara, from TrueCrimeDiary.com, talks about her first brush with solving crime and then discusses one of the biggest unsolved crimes …

BEST of True Crime with Michelle McNamara

March 4th, 2013

20:55

Writer Michelle McNamara (TrueCrimeDiary.com) talks about her first brush with solving crime and then discusses one of the biggest unsolved crimes …

Motorcycle Detour

February 25th, 2013

38:41

Cole Kazdin, writer/news producer, went on a motorcycle trip with her boyfriend to Baja, Mexico.  What could possibly go wrong?

Motorcycle Detour with Writer Cole Kazdin

February 25th, 2013

39:38

Writer Cole Kazdin went on a motorcycle trip with her boyfriend to Baja, Mexico. What could possibly go wrong? Here's a few links to help you get the …

The Suicide Kid

February 17th, 2013

48:44

Ron Zimmerman, writer/producer/comedian, attempted suicide multiple times as a kid.  It never worked out.  Ron talks about his childhood, comics, a …

The Suicide Kid with Comedian Ron Zimmerman

February 17th, 2013

50:08

Ron Zimmerman, writer/comedian, attempted suicide multiple times as a kid.  It never worked out. Ron talks about his childhood, comics, a new project …

Comedians- The Best of Story Worthy!

February 11th, 2013

18:25

Comedian Frank Conniff wrote a letter to his 'young self' from his 'old self', and Blaine Capatch talks about losing his snake, but finding a UFO. …

BEST of Comedians with Comedian Frank Conniff and Comedian Blaine Capatch

February 11th, 2013

19:12

Comedian Frank Conniff wrote a letter to his young self from his old self and comedian Blaine Capatch talks about losing his snake, but finding a …

Burning Man 2- Still Smoldering

February 4th, 2013

34:05

Comedian/Writer Penelope Lombard still has feelings about her experience at "Burning Man," and she's "Still Smoldering."

Burning Man 2- Still Smoldering with Writer Penelope Lombard

February 4th, 2013

35:40

Comedian/Writer Penelope Lombard still has feelings about her experience at Burning Man and she's still smoldering! Here's a few links to help you …

Fix-Up With An Older Guy

January 28th, 2013

41:38

Writer/Producer Nikki Calabrese had a "Fix-Up With an Older Guy."  It involves a penis with gangrene, regret, and a shout out to orgies.

Fix-Up With An Older Guy with Writer/Producer Nikki Calabrese

January 28th, 2013

43:58

Writer/Producer Nikki Calabrese had a Fix-Up With an Older Guy and It involves a penis with gangrene, regret, and a shout out to orgies. Here's a few …

Massages- The Best of Story Worthy!

January 21st, 2013

22:40

Actress Naomi Grossman (Pepper- American Horror Story: Asylum) and writer Tim Lopez have stories about getting "Massages" but in very different situations.

BEST of Massages with Actress Naomi Grossman and Writer Tim Lopez

January 21st, 2013

22:58

Actress Naomi Grossman (Pepper- American Horror Story Asylum) and writer Tim Lopez have stories about getting "Massages" but in very different situations. Listen now on Story Worthy! Here's a few links to help you get …

Cancer

January 14th, 2013

48:59

Actor Toby Huss (Cowboys and Aliens, King of the Hill, Seinfeld) tells us about his mom and "Cancer."  May not sound so funny to you, but trust me; Toby is hilarious.  Ding Dong!

Cancer with Actor Toby Huss

January 14th, 2013

50:04

Actor Toby Huss (Cowboys and Aliens, King of the Hill, Seinfeld) tells us about his mom and her cancer. It may not sound that funny right now, but trust me- Toby is hilarious. Ding Dong! Here's a few links to help you …

My Wife and The Internet

January 7th, 2013

37:38

Comedian Frank Nicotero's wife wants to introduce something new to their bed, and it brings tears to his eyes.  Frank tells us all about it with his story, "My Wife and The Internet."  

My Wife and The Internet with Comedian Frank Nicotero

January 7th, 2013

37:14

Comedian Frank Nicotero's wife wants to introduce something new to their bed and it brings tears to Franks eyes. He tells us all about it with his story, My Wife and The Internet. Here's a few links to help you get the …

The Big Break

December 31st, 2012

34:26

Writer Vicki Abelson (Women Who Write), talks about her first "Big Break" which involves Billy Crystal.  Or does it?  

The Big Break with Author Vicki Abelson

December 31st, 2012

35:17

Writer Vicki Abelson (Jump! Women Who Write) talks about her first "Big Break" which involves Billy Crystal.  Or does it? Here's a few links to help …

Christmas Eve and Christmas The Best of Story Worthy!

December 24th, 2012

19:46

Writer Taylor Orci grew up in LA and shares fond "Christmas Eve" memories of her family.  Plus, Christine recalls her crafty mom and growing up the youngest of 6 on Christmas.  Merry Christmas Story Worthy listeners!

BEST of Christmas with Writer Taylor Orci and Host Christine Blackburn

December 24th, 2012

20:58

Writer Taylor Orci grew up in LA and shares fond Christmas Eve memories of her family. Plus, Christine recalls her crafty mom and growing up the youngest of six on Christmas. Merry Christmas Story Worthy listeners! …

Child Labor

December 17th, 2012

53:52

Jake Fogelnest, "professional," started working at Blockbuster Video when he was 8 years old.  Was this "Child Labor," or was Jake just a film geek?

Child Labor with Comedian Jake Fogelnest

December 17th, 2012

55:06

Jake Fogelnest, "professional," started working at Blockbuster Video when he was 8 years old. Was this "Child Labor," or was Jake just a film geek? …

First Brush with Hollywood

December 10th, 2012

51:57

Comedian Cathy Ladman had her "First Brush With Hollywood" at 6 years old, listening to Nichols and May comedy albums.  Later, she worked with the …

First Brush with Hollywood with Comedian Cathy Ladman

December 10th, 2012

53:14

Comedian Cathy Ladman had her First Brush With Hollywood at 6 years old, listening to Nichols and May comedy albums.  Later, she worked with the …

Brothers and Mothers- The Best of Story Worthy!

December 3rd, 2012

18:24

Jude Shelton, comic/actress, tells a story about her mother and boarding school, and Christine talks about what her brother made her do for fudge …

BEST of Brothers and Mothers with Comedian Judith Shelton and Host Christine Blackburn

December 3rd, 2012

19:23

Comic/Actress Jude Shelton tells a story about her mother and boarding school and Christine talks about what her brother made her do for fudge ripple …

First Job in Hollywood: American Gladiators

November 26th, 2012

49:39

Chris Mancini, comedian/author/podcaster, tells us about his "First Job In Hollywood: Amercian Gladiators."  (I'll give you a hint, he gets injured.) …

First Job in Hollywood: American Gladiators with Comedian Chris Mancini

November 26th, 2012

52:02

Comedian Chris Mancini (Comedy Film Nerds) tells us about his "First Job In Hollywood: Amercian Gladiators." I'll give you a hint, he gets injured. …

Threesome

November 19th, 2012

51:14

Writer/actor/producer Jeff Kahn, tells us a story about college, the PC feminist crowd and his desire for a "Threesome."  And later in the show Jeff …

Threesome with Writer Jeff Kahn

November 19th, 2012

52:12

Writer Jeff Kahn tells us a story about college, the PC feminist crowd, and his desire for a threesome. Plus, later in the show Jeff tells us about …

Hollywood- The Best of Story Worthy!

November 12th, 2012

24:14

Ah, Hollywood.  Huff-Po writer Mark Miller, tells the quintessential Hollywood story played out every week, in yard sales all around Los Angeles. …

BEST of Hollywood with Writer Mark E. Miller and Filmmaker Jessie Kahnweiler

November 12th, 2012

25:55

Ah Hollywood! Huff-Po writer and author Mark Miller (500 Dates) tells the quintessential Hollywood story that is played out every week, in yard …

Shotgun Story Worthy LIVE!

November 5th, 2012

1:09:00

Find out what everyone is talking about!  "Shotgun Story Worthy" the game show, with judges writer Annabelle Gurwitch and MOTH producer Gary Buchler.  And featuring storytellers Jim Coughlin, Bill Ratner, Kevin …

Shotgun Story Worthy LIVE! with Author Annabelle Gurwitch

November 5th, 2012

1:10:39

Find out what everyone is talking about!  "Shotgun Story Worthy" the game show, with judges writer Annabelle Gurwitch and MOTH producer Gary Buchler.  And featuring storytellers Jim Coughlin, Bill Ratner, Kevin …

The Auditioner's Life

October 29th, 2012

42:57

Children's animation writer Evan Gore, auditioned and auditioned, and then one day he just stopped.  What happened?  It's "The Auditioner's Life," and it's Story Worthy!

The Auditioner's Life with Writer Evan Gore

October 29th, 2012

44:51

Writer Evan Gore auditioned and auditioned, and then one day he just stopped. What happened? Listen as Evan talks about The Auditioner's Life right now on Story Worthy! Here's a few links to help you get the most out of …

The Lipstick Effect

October 22nd, 2012

1:02:24

Writer/actress, Annabelle Gurwitch, has bought enough make-up products over the years to really understand women and "The Lipstick Effect."  And after listening to this podcast, you will too!

The Lipstick Effect with Author Annabelle Gurwitch

October 22nd, 2012

1:02:49

Author/Actress Annabelle Gurwitch (I See You Made an Effort, Wherever You Go, There They Are) has bought enough make-up products over the years to really understand women and The Lipstick Effect.  After listening to …

Pussy Riot! The Best of Story Worthy!

October 15th, 2012

25:41

Comic, Nicole Jackson-Jones talks about her "Vaginal Rejuvenation," and writer Adrian Colesberry wants everyone to know "How to Make Love to Adrian …

BEST of Pussy Riot with Comedian Nicole Jackson-Jones and Author Adrian Colesberry

October 15th, 2012

26:25

Comic Nicole Jackson-Jones talks about her vaginal rejuvenation surgery, and Author Adrian Colesberry wants everyone to know "How to Make Love to …

Forced To Go To Church

October 8th, 2012

39:57

Comic, Oscar Sagastume, was "Forced To Go To Church" and discovered just how guilty he should feel.  Plus, he went through a Mormon phase which …

Forced To Go To Church with Comedian Oscar Sagastume

October 8th, 2012

41:02

Comic Oscar Sagastume was forced to go to church and discovered just how guilty he should feel.  Plus, he went through a Mormon phase which included …

Engaged

October 1st, 2012

35:38

Comedian Melinda Hill (America's Got Talent) decided to get "Engaged" to see what her friends would think.  They were very happy for her until.... …

Engaged with Comedian Melinda Hill

October 1st, 2012

37:36

Comedian Melinda Hill (America's Got Talent) decided to get engaged to see what her friends would think.  They were very happy for her …

Watersports- The Best of Story Worthy!

September 24th, 2012

28:59

Author, Iris Bahr, was on a white-water rafting trip that turned into a body-recovery mission.  Plus, neurosurgeon Moran Cerf was on a sailboat with 2 women, neither of which were his girlfriend, and the boat …

BEST of Watersports with Actress Iris Bahr and Neurosurgeon Moran Cerf

September 24th, 2012

29:52

Actress/author Iris Bahr, was on a white-water rafting trip that turned into a body-recovery mission.  Plus, neurosurgeon Moran Cerf was on a sailboat with two women, neither of which were his girlfriend, and the boat …

Burning Man

September 17th, 2012

33:19

Penelope Lombard, writer/satirist, just returned from "Burning Man" and has discovered many things, including, that she is a Sparkle Pony.

Burning Man with Writer Penelope Lombard

September 17th, 2012

34:20

Writer/satirist Penelope Lombard just returned from Burning Man and has discovered, among other things, that she is a Sparkle Pony. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're listening on …

Women

September 10th, 2012

53:55

Phil Hendrie, radio legend, has had many "Women" in his life, and he finally has it all figured out.  Plus Margaret Gray and Bobbie Dooley stop by... …

Women with Radio Legend Phil Hendrie

September 10th, 2012

54:58

Radio legend Phil Hendrie has had many women in his life, and he finally has it all figured out. Plus Margaret Gray and Bobbie Dooley stop by... …

Married Couples- The BEST of Story Worthy!

September 3rd, 2012

30:52

Actor/comic Peter Spruyt (Vampire Mob, Glee) and actress Suzanne Krull (Glee, Parenthood,) "Married Couple," talk about going "Door to Door,"  and …

BEST of Married Couples with Actor/Comedian Peter Spruyt and Actress Suzanne Krull

September 3rd, 2012

31:54

Actor/comic Peter Spruyt (Benched, Vampire Mob, Glee) and actress Suzanne Krull (Glee, Parenthood,) are a married couple with plenty of stories. …

How I Met My Husband

August 27th, 2012

47:50

The lovely and talented Leigh Koechner, www.absoluteleigh.com, tells us how she met her celebrity husband David Koechner, on this episode of Story …

How I Met My Husband with Personality Leigh Koechner

August 27th, 2012

48:57

The lovely and talented Leigh Koechner (absoluteleigh.com) tells us how she met her celebrity husband David Koechner, on this episode of Story …

Paradise

August 20th, 2012

35:41

Carlos Kotkin, author of Please God, Let it Be Herpes tells his version of "PARADISE," which happens to be in Bora Bora.  Plus, Carlos plays Shotgun Story Worthy and is pretty damn good!

Paradise with Author Carlos Kotkin

August 20th, 2012

37:32

Author Carlos Kotkin (Please God, Let it Be Herpes) tells his version of paradise, which happens to be in Bora Bora. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're listening on an iPhone, all …

Smart Women- The Best Of Story Worthy!

August 13th, 2012

18:39

"SMART WOMEN," Penelope Lombard (writer for Joan Rivers) and  Christy Stratton (writer for Raising Hope), tell personal stories about "Crazy Aunts" and "Cheerleaders" on the Best of Story Worthy! 

BEST of Smart Women with Writer Penelope Lombard and Writer Christy Stratton Mann

August 13th, 2012

19:37

Writers Penelope Lombard and Christy Stratton are damn SMART women! Today they tell personal stories about crazy aunts and cheerleaders on the BEST of Story Worthy! Here's a few links to help you get the most out of …

Making Lemons Out of Lemonade

August 6th, 2012

37:50

Kurt Yaeger, Sons of Anarchy actor, knows exactly what "MAKING LEMONS OUT OF LEMONADE" means.  Kurt takes a difficult situation and handles it with …

Making Lemons Out of Lemonade with Actor Kurt Yaeger

August 6th, 2012

38:48

Actor Kurt Yaeger (Sons of Anarchy) knows exactly what "Making Lemons out of Lemonade" means.  Kurt takes a difficult situation and handles it with …

Paint The Bridge

July 30th, 2012

53:32

Dave Koechner, actor/comedian/writer, broke the law with his high school reunion hijinks, and his idea to "PAINT THE BRIDGE"....  All the kids are …

My High School Reunion with Actor/Comedian Dave Koechner

July 30th, 2012

54:38

Actor/Comedian Dave Koechner (Anchorman, Modern Family) broke the law with his high school reunion hijinks and his idea to paint the town bridge. …

Charity

July 23rd, 2012

24:37

Comic/Writer, Justine Barron, became too friendly with her adult GED student and ended up giving her money in the form of “CHARITY,” to pay …

Charity with Writer Justine Barron

July 23rd, 2012

25:38

Comic/Writer Justine Barron, became too friendly with her adult GED student and ended up giving her money in the form of charity, to pay …

Cash Cabin

July 16th, 2012

39:21

Rocker, Janet Robin, talks about recording her new album, "Everything Has Changed," with John Carter Cash at the "CASH CABIN" in Henderson, Tennesee.  Plus Janet sings an amazing single from the new album "Clean …

Cash Cabin with Musician Janet Robin

July 16th, 2012

40:23

Rocker Janet Robin, talks about recording her new album "Everything Has Changed" with John Carter Cash at the Cash Cabin in Henderson, Tennesee.  Plus Janet sings an amazing single from the new album "Clean Get-Away." …

Chemo Gang Bang

July 9th, 2012

33:03

Rebekah Walendzak, actor/writer and Second City instructor, talks about a "CHEMO GANG BANG" she had the pleasure of witnessing not once, but twice during her treatment for Hodgkins Lymphoma. Christine and Hannes …

Chemo Gang Bang with Writer Rebekah Walendzak

July 9th, 2012

34:05

Rebekah Walendzak, actor/writer and Second City instructor, talks about a chemo gang bang she had the pleasure of witnessing not once, but twice during her treatment for Hodgkins Lymphoma. Christine and Hannes share …

Blaine Capatch Has A Lot to Talk About

July 1st, 2012

43:02

Comedian Blaine Capatch has a lot to talk about.  Yes, that's right, "BLAINE CAPATCH HAS A LOT TO TALK ABOUT" including black triangles in the sky...think...UFO's.  Plus, Hannes tells us all about his worst stand-up …

UFO's with Comedian Blaine Capatch

July 1st, 2012

44:23

Comedian Blaine Capatch has a lot to talk about including black triangles in the sky...yes! UFO's. Plus, Hannes tells us all about his worst stand-up …

Grief

June 25th, 2012

44:05

Actor/author Jim Beaver talks about "GRIEF" from his best-selling book "Life's That Way". Beautiful, touching, hilarious... Jim (Deadwood, …

Grief with Actor Jim Beaver

June 25th, 2012

45:10

Actor/author Jim Beaver (Deadwood, Supernatural, Justified, Breaking Bad) talks about grief from his best-selling book "Life's That Way." It's …

Bad Cat

June 18th, 2012

45:29

Writer, Evan Gore had a cat before he had a child. Now he has children and won't allow them to get a pet.  Is it because he had a "BAD CAT", or is it because he lives in coyote country?  And according to Christine's …

Bad Cat with Writer Evan Gore

June 18th, 2012

46:28

Writer Evan Gore had a cat before he had a child. Now he has children and won't allow them to get a pet. Is it because he had a bad cat or is it because he lived in coyote country? Plus according to Christine's mother …

Surprise!

June 11th, 2012

45:06

Actor, James Urbaniak, had quite a "SURPRISE" on set when he got a phone message from his very pregnant wife.  Something about her water breaking?  And Christine surprises her dad on his 70th birthday, but when he …

Surprise! with Actor James Urbaniak

June 11th, 2012

46:26

Actor James Urbaniak (The Venture Bros., Difficult People, Getting On With James Urbaniak) had quite a surprise on set when he got a phone message …

Hand Job In The Holy Land

June 4th, 2012

40:59

Nikki Levy, writer/producer/comic, went to Jerusalem when she was 15 and learned how to give a  “HAND JOB IN THE HOLY LAND”.  And Christine gives …

Hand Job In The Holy Land with Writer/Producer Nikki Levy

June 4th, 2012

43:30

Writer/Producer Nikki Levy (Don't Tell My Mother) went to Jerusalem when she was 15 and learned how to give a hand job in the Holy Land.  And …

I Hate Babies

June 1st, 2012

38:49


Writer and humorist, Penelope Lombard, has the guts to say “I HATE BABIES”.  Hey, them’s fightin’ words! Listen to a side of the 'baby debate' you may not have heard, on this week's Story Worthy.  Also, there's lots of …

I Hate Babies with Writer Penelope Lombard

June 1st, 2012

39:46

Writer/Humorist Penelope Lombard, has the guts to say 'I hate babies!' Hey, them's fightin' words! Listen to a side of the baby debate you may not have heard, on this week's Story Worthy.  Also, there's lots of …

True Crime

May 31st, 2012

40:04

Michelle McNamara from TrueCrimeDiary.com, talks about her passion:  “TRUE CRIME.”  Scott Peterson, Josh Powell, Jeffrey Dahmer, we talk about all of your favorite killers.  Turn off the lights, light a candle, and …

True Crime with Writer Michelle McNamara

May 31st, 2012

41:04

Writer Michelle McNamara (TrueCrimeDiary.com) talks about her passion- true crime. Scott Peterson, Josh Powell, Jeffrey Dahmer, we talk about all of your favorite killers. Turn off the lights, light a candle, and gather …

Mistaken Identity

May 31st, 2012

37:33

Actress, Laura Catalina Ortiz, (Holliston, The Hills Have Eyes) was at a cast party and decided to hook up a fellow cast mate.  Sounds good.... …

Mistaken Identity with Actress Laura Catalina Ortiz

May 31st, 2012

39:00

Actress Laura Catalina Ortiz, (Holliston, The Hills Have Eyes) was at a cast party and decided to hook up a fellow cast mate.  Sounds good... unless …

Shotgun Story Worthy LIVE!

May 31st, 2012

1:01:28

Comic Wayne Federman and MOTH producer Kerry Armstrong, judge amazing storytellers as they spin the Wheel of Truth and tell a 1 minute story on the topic they land.  Enjoy “SHOTGUN STORY WORTHY” with Wendy Wilkins, …

Shotgun Story Worthy LIVE with Comedian Wayne Federman

May 31st, 2012

1:02:29

Comic Wayne Federman and MOTH producer Kerry Armstrong judge amazing storytellers as they spin the Wheel of Truth and tell a 1 minute story on the topic they land.  Enjoy Shotgun Story Worthy with Wendy Wilkins, Richard …

From Russia With Love

May 28th, 2012

37:56

Susanna Brisk, author/actress and host of "The Mother Show," talks about her journey from Estonia to Malibu, via Australia.  Join us "FROM RUSSIA, …

From Russia With Love with Coemdian/Author/Sexual Intuitive Susanna Brisk

May 28th, 2012

39:01

Writer/Sexual Intuitive Susanna Brisk (The Mother Show, MILF Talk, I'll Be The Death Of Me) talks about her journey from Estonia to Malibu, via …

Jon Benet Ramsey

May 27th, 2012

34:21

Michelle Mcnamara, of TrueCrimeDiary, talks about her unsolved mystery passion, "Jon Benet Ramsey".  Who did it? The Parents? The Brother?  Will this …

Jon Benet Ramsey with Writer Michelle McNamara

May 27th, 2012

35:20

Michelle McNamara (TrueCrimeDiary.com) talks about her unsolved mystery passion, Jon Benet Ramsey.  Who did it? The parents? The brother? Will this …

Don’t Forget The Lyrics

April 30th, 2012

44:19

Sherry Netherland, writer/director/name of New York hotel, auditioned for a game show called “DON’T FORGET THE LYRICS”...and boy did she forget. 

Don't Forget The Lyrics with Writer Sherry Netherland

April 30th, 2012

45:46

Sherry Netherland, writer/director/name of New York hotel, auditioned for a game show called "Don't Forget The Lyrics"...and boy did she forget. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're …

Killing Bueford

April 23rd, 2012

53:18

Wayne Federman, comic/writer/author, talks about how he had to give up his ventriloquist career by “KILLING BUEFORD." 

Killing Bueford with Comedian Wayne Federman

April 23rd, 2012

54:35

Comic/Actor Wayne Federman (Curb Your Enthusiasm, The Larry Sanders Show, Legally Blonde, The 40 Year Old Virgin) talks about how he had to give up …

Shotgun Story Worthy LIVE!

April 16th, 2012

1:06:37

Comedian Jimmy Dore and MOTH producer Kerry Armstrong, judge 15 storytellers as they play “SHOTGUN STORY WORTHY LIVE!” The contestants spin the Story Worthy Wheel of Truth and tell a true, 1-minute story on the …

Shotgun Story Worthy LIVE! with Comedian Jimmy Dore

April 16th, 2012

1:08:55

Comedian Jimmy Dore and MOTH producer Kerry Armstrong judge 15 storytellers as they play SHOTGUN STORY WORTHY LIVE! The contestants spin the Story Worthy Wheel of Truth and tell a true, 1-minute story on the spot. Join …

Cruise Ship

April 2nd, 2012

37:20

Kevin McGeehan, Second-City guy, was working on a “CRUISE SHIP” when it was hit by a rogue wave. And that’s actually, not the worst thing that …

Cruise Ship with Writer Kevin McGeehan

April 2nd, 2012

39:22

Kevin McGeehan, Second-City, was working on a cruise ship when it was hit by a rogue wave. And that's actually, not the worst thing that happened. …

Mental Illness

March 19th, 2012

52:47

Asterios Kokkinos, writer and performer, knows a little about “MENTAL ILLNESS," he used to shout randomly at people in the street calling them Bitch …

Mental Illness with Writer Asterios Kokkinos

March 19th, 2012

54:14

Asterios Kokkinos, writer and performer, knows a little about mental illness... he used to shout randomly at people in the street calling them Bitch …

Spiritual Guide

March 12th, 2012

43:51

Writer/performer Justine Barron lived in Miami where she found a “SPIRITUAL GUIDE” willing to do a “massage exchange.” Wait a minute...this doesn’t sound good. Or was it? 

Spiritual Guide with Writer Justine Barron

March 12th, 2012

45:52

Writer/performer Justine Barron lived in Miami where she found a spiritual guide willing to do a "massage exchange." Wait a minute...this doesn't sound good. Or was it?? Here's a few links to help you get the most out …

Dreamgirl

February 27th, 2012

34:57

Actress Donna Allen Figueroa, had an audition for the Chicago production of “DREAMGIRLS,” but there was one small problem...(small being the operative word.) And Christine and Hannes discuss the talent necessary to …

Dreamgirl with Actress Donna Allen Figueroa

February 27th, 2012

36:28

Actress Donna Allen Figueroa had an audition for the Chicago production of Dreamgirls, but there was one small problem, (small being the operative word.) And Christine and Hannes discuss the talent necessary to compete …

Carrot Flop

February 21st, 2012

42:39

Kris McGaha, comic/actress/writer, tells the quintessential Hollywood story: Girl gets offered to write a script for a famous comedian (think red …

Carrot Flop with Comedian Kris McGaha

February 21st, 2012

43:34

Kris McGaha, comic/actress, tells the quintessential Hollywood story: Girl gets offered to write a script for a famous comedian (think red hair and …

The Funeral Story

February 13th, 2012

40:36

Writer/comedian Tony Figueroa had two siblings pass away within six months of one another. Listen to “THE FUNERAL STORY” and you’ll hear about the worst part of this experience, it takes place in Orlando. And Christine …

The Funeral Story with Writer Tony Figueroa

February 13th, 2012

42:34

Writer/comedian Tony Figueroa had two siblings pass away within six months of one another. Listen to The Funeral Story and you'll hear about the worst part of this experience... it takes place in Orlando. And Christine …

Hollywood’s Circle Of Life

February 7th, 2012

38:06

Writer and Huff Po regular, Mark C. Miller, tells us about “HOLLYWOOD’S CIRCLE OF LIFE” being played out every weekend at yard sales, in the Fairfax …

Hollywood's Circle Of Life with Writer Mark C. Miller

February 7th, 2012

39:35

Author Mark C. Miller (500 Dates: Dispatches from the Front Lines of the Online Dating Wars) talks about Hollywood's Circle of Life being played out …

Disorderly Conduct

January 31st, 2012

51:11

Stella V. Wilkins, actress/comedian/yoga extraordinaire, tries to return an item at a department store and is given a hard time. She gets fed up and …

Disorderly Conduct with Actress Stella V. Wilkins

January 31st, 2012

52:08

Stella V. Wilkins, actress/comedian/yoga extraordinaire, tries to return an item at a department store and is given a hard time. She gets fed up and …

The FBI

January 24th, 2012

45:29

That Chris Gore, writer and founder of Film Threat Magazine and G4TV personality, asked “THE FBI” to interview John Hinckley Jr. to get his opinion on Taxi Driver. Sounds reasonable enough. And it turns out, “THE FBI” …

The FBI with Writer/Host Chris Gore

January 24th, 2012

46:27

Chris Gore, writer and founder of Film Threat Magazine and G4TV personality, asked the FBI to interview John Hinckley Jr. to get his opinion on Taxi Driver. Sounds reasonable enough. And it turns out the FBI has lots of …

Happy Birthday!

January 17th, 2012

49:35

Mike Cioffi, producer, writer and jaunty-hat wearing guy, joins Story Worthy to wish Christine a very “HAPPY BIRTHDAY.” And Mike talks about how his …

Happy Birthday! with Writer Mike Cioffi

January 17th, 2012

50:32

Producer/Writer Mike Cioffi joins Story Worthy to wish Christine a very Happy Birthday. Then, Mike talks about how his cool uncle took him to Vegas …

I’m Pretty

January 10th, 2012

46:55

Penelope Lombard, writer and comedian, thinks "I'M PRETTY" but then she doubts it because her friends post pictures of her on Facebook with crazy eyes.  Also, she has 2 cats, but that doesn't mean she wants your cat …

I'm Pretty with Writer Penelope Lombard

January 10th, 2012

47:52

Writer/Comedian Penelope Lombard thinks to herself, "I'm Pretty" but then she doubts it because her friends post pictures of her on Facebook with crazy eyes.  Also, she has two cats, but that doesn't mean she wants your …

Sex With a Sextagenarian

January 3rd, 2012

32:34

Naomi Grossman, comedic writer and solo artist, went to acting class and met a hot 60-something year old masseuse, who offered her a massage. And …

Sex With a Sextagenarian with Actress Naomi Grossman

January 3rd, 2012

33:30

Actress Naomi Grossman (Pepper on American Horror Story) went to acting class and met a hot 60-something year old masseuse who offered her a massage. …

Christmas Eve

December 25th, 2011

38:24

Comic, journalist, and LA native Taylor Orci, tells the tale of her grandfather who saved Santa’s life, the same story that was told to her snuggling …

Christmas Eve with Writer Taylor Orci

December 25th, 2011

39:18

Comic/Journalist Taylor Orci tells the tale of her grandfather who saved Santa's life, the same story that was told to her snuggling with her …

Shotgun Story Worthy- LIVE!

December 20th, 2011

1:11:12

20 of LA’s best storytellers spin the “Story Worthy Wheel of Truth” and tell a 1-minute story on the topic they land. SHOTGUN STORY WORTHY is a fast-paced game of truth. You may not sing, and you may not dance,, but you …

Shotgun Story Worthy- LIVE!

December 20th, 2011

1:12:48

Twenty of LA's best storytellers spin the Story Worthy Wheel of Truth and tell a 1-minute story on the topic they land. Shotgun Story Worthy is a fast-paced game of truth. You may not sing, and you may not dance, but …

Vaginal Rejuvenation

December 13th, 2011

42:16

Nicole Jackson Jones, writer and comedian, had a very specific elective surgery done called “VAGINAL REJUVENATION.” What, you never heard of it? Well …

Vaginal Rejuvenation with Comedian Nicole Jackson Jones

December 13th, 2011

42:22

Writer/Comedian Nicole Jackson Jones had a very specific elective surgery done called vaginal rejuvenation. What? You never heard of it? Well then …

Facing Your Fears

December 6th, 2011

46:27

Dan Farren, writer and producer of Story Salon, has a fear of snakes. But he knows that by “FACING YOUR FEARS” he can overcome it. Or can you? And Christine shares her “fear-off” list so that everyone else, can feel a …

Facing Your Fears with Writer Dan Farren

December 6th, 2011

47:13

Writer/Producer Dan Farren (Story Salon) has a fear of snakes. But he knows that by facing your fears, he can overcome it. Or can you? And Christine shares her fears so that everyone else, can feel a little better about …

The Hard Way

November 29th, 2011

35:05

Vicki Abelson, producer of “Women Who Write,” learned about stand-up comedy “THE HARD WAY” after she agreed to perform 20 minutes, when she only had 10.  And Hannes talks the fine points about the art of stand-up. 

The Hard Way with Author Vicki Abelson

November 29th, 2011

35:37

Author Vicki Abelson ("Don't Jump!" Women Who Write) learned about stand-up comedy the hard way, after she agreed to perform 20 minutes, when she only had 10.  And Hannes talks the fine points of stand-up comedy. Here's …

Gary Busey Tried To Make Out With Me

November 21st, 2011

31:45

Young filmmaker, Jessie Kahnweiler, was working as a PA on a movie when she found herself alone with Gary Busey. And then she says, “GARY BUSEY TRIED …

Gary Busey Tried To Make Out With Me with Filmmaker Jessie Kahnweiler

November 21st, 2011

32:12

Filmmaker Jessie Kahnweiler was working as a PA on a movie when she found herself alone with Gary Busey. And then she says- "Gary Busey Tried to Make …

Happy Endings

November 15th, 2011

35:43

Tim Lopez, writer and storyteller, went to a massage parlor in hopes of getting Mia, the masseuse who promises a “HAPPY ENDING.” Then.....listen up and find out!

Happy Endings with Writer Tim Lopez

November 15th, 2011

37:07

Writer Tim Lopez went to a massage parlor in hopes of getting Mia, the masseuse who promises a happy ending. But then...well, you'll have to listen and find out! Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story …

Young and Old

November 7th, 2011

41:10

Frank Conniff, comedy writer and member of Cinematic Titantic, reads a letter to his young self as his old self titled, “YOUNG AND OLD”. Plus we talk …

Young and Old with Comedian Frank Conniff

November 7th, 2011

41:43

Comic legend Frank Conniff (Mystery Science Theater 3000) reads a letter to his young self as his old self titled "Young and Old." Plus we talk about …

Cash Cabin

October 31st, 2011

44:52

Janet Robin, guitarist, songwriter, chick rocker, talks about recording her new cd “Everything Has Changed,” at the “CASH CABIN” in Henderson, Tennessee. She credits her loyal fans and then treats us with a song off the …

Cash Cabin with Rocker Janet Robin

October 31st, 2011

45:50

Janet Robin, guitarist/songwriter, talks about recording her new cd "Everything Has Changed" at the Cash Cabin in Henderson, Tennessee. She credits her loyal fans and then treats us with a song off the new cd, 'Clean …

LIVE! Shotgun Story Worthy

October 24th, 2011

55:19

20 past Story Worthy Storytellers play “SHOTGUN STORY WORTHY” and compete for an iPad, compliments of Stitcher Radio. The storytellers spin the Story Worthy Wheel of Truth and tell a one-minute, true story, on the topic …

Shotgun Story Worthy LIVE!

October 24th, 2011

56:17

Twenty past Story Worthy Storytellers play Shotgun Story Worthy and compete for an iPad, compliments of Stitcher Radio. The storytellers spin the Story Worthy Wheel of Truth and tell a one-minute, true story, on the …

Poor Decisions

October 18th, 2011

37:03

Writer, Michael Kass met a girl online who was interested in being dominated, then Michael Kass made a “POOR DECISION” and became her master. 

Poor Decisions with Writer Michael Kass

October 18th, 2011

37:20

Writer Michael Kass met a girl online who was interested in being dominated. Then Michael Kass made a poor decision and became her master. Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you're …

Precious

October 11th, 2011

37:26

Actress/writer, Jude Shelton had a distant mother that gave her a “PRECIOUS” doll. But as with most things described as “PRECIOUS,” it really wasn't. …

Precious with Actress/Comedian Judith Shelton

October 11th, 2011

38:28

Actress/Writer Judith Shelton had a distant mother that gave her a precious doll. But as with most things described as precious, it really wasn't. …

White Water Rafting

October 3rd, 2011

40:36

Iris Bahr is a critically acclaimed writer, actor, director and producer.  In her new book, "Machu My Picchu" she talks about an unforgettable "WHITE WATER RAFTING" trip in South America that is simply put, …

White Water Rafting with Actress Iris Bahr

October 3rd, 2011

41:06

Actress/Author Iris Bahr ("Machu My Picchu" Curb Your Enthusiasm) talks about an unforgettable and hilarious white water rafting trip in South America that is simply put, unbelievable. Here's a few links to help you get …

Finding Family

September 27th, 2011

35:01

Matt McConkey, comic and UCB actor, shares a story about “FINDING FAMILY,” specifically, a bi-sexual cousin named Robby who was a prison guard in Azusa, California who often reenacted battles from the Middle Ages. …

Finding Family with Comedian Matt McConkey

September 27th, 2011

35:52

Comic Matt McConkey shares a story about finding family, specifically a bi-sexual cousin named Robby who was a prison guard in Azusa, California who often reenacted battles from the Middle Ages. Plus, Hannes and …

Accidents

September 20th, 2011

36:05

Writer Erika Brooks Adickman has a grandfather that had a huge “ACCIDENT” and by accident we mean he ran over his wife. Oops. Christine tells us …

Accidents with Writer Erika Brooks Adickman

September 20th, 2011

37:48

Writer Erika Brooks Adickman has a grandfather that had a huge accident, and by accident we mean he ran over his wife. Oops. Plus, Christine tells us …

So Bad, It’s Good

September 12th, 2011

41:56

Adam Spiegelman, creator of the “Proudly Resents” podcast, talks about when you watch a movie that is “SO BAD, IT’S GOOD,” it makes you feel a little better about your own life. Christine and Hannes tackle “Airport ‘77” …

So Bad, It's Good with Writer/Producer Adam Spiegelman

September 12th, 2011

42:54

Adam Spiegelman (Proudly Resents) talks about watching a movie that is so bad it's good, and how it can make you feel a little better about your own life. Plus, Christine and Hannes tackle "Airport 77" and the best …

Wrong Place, Wrong Time

September 5th, 2011

27:00

Jay London, comedian and king of the one liner, tells us what it’s like to be in the “WRONG PLACE, WRONG TIME.” He is suspected of being a serial killer, a terrorist, and a Dead Head, and Jay is none of these things! …

Wrong Place, Wrong Time with Comedian Jay London

September 5th, 2011

27:59

Comedian Jay London (King of the one-liner!) tells us what it's like to be in the wrong place, wrong time. He is suspected of being a serial killer, a terrorist, and a Dead Head. Jay is none of these things! And …

Barking Dogs

August 29th, 2011

30:52

Richard Lucas, actor/comedian, had some ‘BARKING DOGS” living next door and started a Dog Blog to prove it. Then the owner of the “BARKING DOGS” went into the hospital and guess who was stuck with the “BARKING DOGS”? 

Barking Dogs with Writer Richard Lucas

August 29th, 2011

30:33

Actor/Comedian Richard Lucas had some barking dogs living next door and started a Dog Blog to prove it. Then the owner of the barking dogs went into the hospital, and guess which neighbor got stuck with the barking …

LIVE! Young Love

August 22nd, 2011

33:03

Jen Kirkman, comedian and writer for “Chelsea Lately,” talks about “YOUNG LOVE,” a kid named Alex, and the song Moby Dick. Who hasn’t experienced “YOUNG LOVE”? Crank up Stairway To Heaven and enjoy!

Young Love with Comedian Jen Kirkman

August 22nd, 2011

34:03

Comedian/writer Jen Kirkman (Chelsea Lately) talks about young love, a kid named Alex, and the song Moby Dick. Who hasn't experienced young love? Crank up Stairway To Heaven and enjoy this episode of Story Worthy! …

LIVE! Brave Theater

August 15th, 2011

42:45

Actor/Comedian Eddie Pepitone belonged to a “BRAVE THEATER” company in New York, who took things a little too seriously. Ah, “THEATER” people, with their love of massaging one another and being naked on stage. 

Brave Theater with Comedian Eddie Pepitone

August 15th, 2011

42:49

Actor/Comedian Eddie Pepitone belonged to a brave theater company in New York whose members took things a little too seriously. Ah theater people! With their love of massaging one another and being naked on …

I Touched Madonna’s Arm

August 8th, 2011

37:17

Actress Suzanne Krull, “TOUCHED MADONNA’S ARM,” but don’t worry, she asked first. Listen to the true story of Suzanne and ‘The Madonna’ having …

I Touched Madonna's Arm with Actress Suzanne Krull

August 8th, 2011

37:16

Actress Suzanne Krull touched Madonna's arm, but don't worry, she asked first. Listen to the true story of Suzanne and Madonna having dinner at THEE …

Gene Simmons Family Jewels

August 2nd, 2011

31:55

Writer/Producer, Jennifer Vally tells the story of being cast to play a friend on “GENE SIMMONS FAMILY JEWELS.” The reality show goes to Palm Springs and Jennifer agrees to....well, let’s just say, it’s not exactly …

Gene Simmons Family Jewels with Comedian Jennifer Vally

August 2nd, 2011

31:30

Writer/Producer Jennifer Vally tells the story of being cast to play a friend on the reality show "Gene Simmons Family Jewels." The show goes to Palm Springs and Jennifer agrees to....well, let's just say, it's not …

Anxiety

July 26th, 2011

34:40

Comedian and script doctor, Melanie Reno, had a little “ANXIETY” and accidently checked herself into a psych ward. What? Yes, she did. And Hannes and Christine talk about the “ANXIETY” of auditioning. 

Anxiety with Comedian Melanie Reno

July 26th, 2011

34:39

Comedian/Script Doctor Melanie Reno had a little anxiety and accidentally checked herself into a psychiatric ward. Yes, she did. Plus, Hannes and Christine talk about the anxiety of auditioning. Here's a few links to …

LIVE! Daytime Justice

July 18th, 2011

29:21

Comedian, Sharon Houston tells a worthy story of what it’s like to work on Daytime Court TV, or “DAYTIME JUSTICE”.  Sharon electrifies the audience with details of the litigants, some with teeth, most without.  

Daytime Justice with Comedian Sharon Houston

July 18th, 2011

29:16

Comedian Sharon Houston tells us what it's like to work on daytime court TV.  Sharon electrifies the audience with details of the litigants, some with teeth... most without. Here's a few links to help you get the most …

LIVE! How To Make Love to Adrian Colesberry

July 11th, 2011

34:47

Adrian Colesberry, comedian and author of “HOW TO MAKE LOVE TO ADRIAN COLESBERRY,” gives us a blow by blow (no pun intended) on the “Care and …

How To Make Love to Adrian Colesberry with Author/Comedian Adrian Colesberry

July 11th, 2011

34:30

Author/Comedian Adrian Colesberry (How To Make Love To Adrian Colesberry) gives us a blow by blow (no pun intended) on the care and handling of …

Brothers

July 4th, 2011

36:05

Pop-rock comedian, Christy Murphy, talks about how her “BROTHER” ran all the way home to get her gym clothes in junior high school and saved her …

Brothers with Writer Christy Murphy

July 4th, 2011

35:47

Pop-rock comedian Christy Murphy talks about her brother running all the way home to get her gym clothes in junior high school. Plus, Christine's …

Cockblocked

June 28th, 2011

36:30

Comedian/Actor Eric Edwards talks about getting “COCKBLOCKED” at a strip club, shocking! Plus Christine and Hannes read through some of Story Worthy’s e-mail. 

Cockblocked with Comedian Eric Edwards

June 28th, 2011

35:36

Comedian/Actor Eric Edwards talks about getting cockblocked at a strip club and Christine and Hannes read through some of Story Worthy's e-mail. Finally! Here's a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- …

LIVE! Socially Awkward

June 20th, 2011

26:41

11-time MOTH Story Slam winner, Carlos Kotkin, has had some “SOCIALLY AWKWARD” moments in life. Haven’t we all? But honestly, this story is seriously …

Socially Awkward with Author Carlos Kotkin

June 20th, 2011

26:44

Author Carlos Kotkin (Please God Let It Be Herpes, 11- time MOTH Story Slam winner!) has had some socially awkward moments in life. Haven't we all? …

Rock Star, Paper, Acid

June 14th, 2011

44:41

Rocker, John Thomas Griffith, (Cowboy Mouth, Red Rockers, The Californians) talks about what it’s like to be a “ROCK STAR” on acid, singing with Bono …

Rock Star, Paper, Acid with Rocker John Thomas Griffith

June 14th, 2011

44:35

John Thomas Griffith (Cowboy Mouth, Red Rockers, The Californians) talks about what it's like to be a rock star on acid, singing with Bono in front …

LIVE! Poop

June 6th, 2011

38:40

Writer and radio personality, Teresa Strasser, talks about “POOP” and her book “Exploiting My Baby, Because It’s Exploiting Me” LIVE at the M Bar in …

Poop with Author/Host Teresa Strasser

June 6th, 2011

38:55

Writer/Host/Radio Personality Teresa Strasser talks about poop and her book "Exploiting My Baby, Because It's Exploiting Me" LIVE at the M Bar in …

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