The Ron and Brian Podcast

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The Religious Ain't Right

August 15th, 2019


Be bougie like Ron & Brian and grab a chocolate martini to enjoy this episode with! We catch up on the past week, with Brian hitting up both a …

Ron's Roid Rage

August 9th, 2019


Ron is all 'roided up and ready to talk about the topics of the week! Mass shootings, climate change, medical conditions, and a whole bunch of …

Joe 30330??

August 2nd, 2019


We try to decipher what the hell Joe Biden (and the rest of the field) were talking about at this week's Democratic Debates. Grade That Death is …

Clinton's Tingly Body Count

July 26th, 2019


Prolific author Chuck Tingle released his first lesbian Tingler this week, and Brian has his exclusive review! We're still living off of the high of …

Who Let The Blackout?

July 16th, 2019


It was a wild weekend, with Ron attending the Weird Al concert and Brian surviving the NYC Blackout! We've got a full set of Celebrity Obits (and a …

Pedos and Presidents

July 10th, 2019


Jeff Epstein was arrested this week, and we wait to see who else he takes down with him. US Women's Soccer won the World Cup, but can they win the battle for equal pay? The UK Ambassador gave his two cents on Trump, …

Uh Oh, Brian's Drunk

July 4th, 2019


Brian started his Independence Day celebrating early with our Drink of the Week! Trump is taking over July 4th and the 2020 Census, we check the …

Master Debaters

June 28th, 2019


Night 1 of the Democratic Debates was as exciting as we could have hoped and we decirte nuestros pensamientos! Brian attended the Yankees Old Timers …

Nothing To Cough At

June 20th, 2019


We learned this week not to cough in front of Trump or Ron - you've been warned! Our Horrible History looks back at Operation Wetback, our country's last mass deportation initiative. We lost Gloria Vanderbilt, but Brian …

You Can't Stop The Music

June 13th, 2019


We lost two music legends this week - Dr. John and Bushwick Bill - but only one of them can get Brian's patented Slow Jam Obituary! We also release our latest soon-to-be-hit single, Fly Me To The Moon. Alabama approved …

God Save The Queen

June 6th, 2019


Trump and the family circus took their act on the road to the UK this week, and we've got thoughts (but no prayers). Save your prayers for the …

City of Podcasterly Love

May 29th, 2019


We've got exciting news about our inclusion in the Philadelphia Podcast Festival! (Hopefully they'll be as excited when they receive our performance …


May 23rd, 2019


There are a number of states passing new anti-abortion laws, but are they really about the children? (Spoiler alert: they're not) We look at these states and how they fail children once they come out of the womb. We …

Broken Horrible History

May 14th, 2019


Brian and Ron were out at the Life of Agony show at Broken Goblet Brewing, while Ron made it weird for everyone involved. We drink craft beer in …

Healing The World

May 7th, 2019


We start year two by doing what we do best - bringing the people of the world back together! Ron geeks out over the new Spider Man:Far From Home trailer, while Brian's got issues with the latest episode of Game of …

One Year, Bitches!

May 2nd, 2019


How better to celebrate our one year anniversary than with a super-sized episode! The champagne is flowing as we update our Game of Thrones pool, …

Marvel Less

April 23rd, 2019


As disappointed as you were with the sound quality of last week's episode is how disappointed Brian was with Captain Marvel. We discuss that and the rest of the MCU to get you ready for Avengers: End Game. We've got a …

GoT Picks

April 18th, 2019


The audio gods were frowning upon us again, so excuse some of the crackles as we go through this tequila-fueled episode! Game of Thrones was everywhere this past week, and you won't escape it here either. We give you …

All Charged Up

April 12th, 2019


Law enforcement was handing out charges this week like they were Oprah. Julian Assange - you get some charges! Michael Avenatti - you get some …


April 4th, 2019


Due to the measles outbreak near NYC, Brian is quarantined in his hyperbolic chamber, but the show must go on! Joe Biden doesn't understand why he …

Muellering It Over

March 27th, 2019


Our drink this week is the No Collusion Cocktail, which leaves as bad a taste in your mouth at the Mueller Report. What's in the report? We don't …

Drinking & Dropping Bombs

March 21st, 2019


We're dropping truth bombs while enjoying our Drink of the Week, the Irish Car Bomb! John McCain is living rent-free in Trump's head, we revisit the …

$chool Day$

March 14th, 2019


The bonds of our friendship are tested as we have a lengthy discussion on The Edge College Bribery Scandal. We complete our application for the …

I Believe I Can Lie

March 7th, 2019


Sexual abusers (allegedly) are on the agenda again, as we review Leaving Neverland and R Kelly's insane interview with Gayle King. We lost a number of celebrities this week, and Brian says goodbye to Luke Perry the only …

Trump's Cohen To Jail

February 28th, 2019


Everything's coming up Cohen, as we discuss his testimony in front of the House Oversight Committee. R. Kelly and Robert Kraft brought the sexual …

No Jussie, No Relief

February 22nd, 2019


We discuss two crazy stories this week - the Jussie Smollett saga and the Abducted in Plain Sight documentary. Speaking of crazy, Roseanne is back …

The Chosen Podcast

February 14th, 2019


All  roads lead back to Virginia, as we discuss This Week In Racism, blackface in entertainment, and sexual assault. Rep. Omar got into hot water for …

Who's Afraid Of Virginia Blackface?

February 7th, 2019


Virginia is for lovers, and (for some reason) people who like to wear blackface. We settle up our Super Bowl prop bets, review the State of the Union, and celebrate our first blocking on Twitter! Inmates at the MDC …

Fyre & Ice

February 1st, 2019


The polar vortex can't stop us from enjoying our Drink of the Week, the White Russian! The government shutdown is over (but the damage still …

Enter Sandmann

January 24th, 2019


We've got news, weather, and sports this week! The government shutdown slogs on, while Trump and Pelosi battle over SOTU. Ron's got Glass in his …

You Want Fries With That?

January 16th, 2019


Trump put out a buffet of fast food, and we're serving up a buffet of entertainment! Clemson got a super-sized visit to the White House, Steve King is still a racist, and Gillette put out a commercial encouraging us to …

Mentally Challenged

January 10th, 2019


It was a rough week in the celebrity world, with the passing of Mean Gene Okerlund, Bob Epstein, and the Captain, Daryl Dragon. Drink of the Week is on hiatus while Brian's on the road, but we still have Beef of the …

Live From Times Square

January 2nd, 2019


We're live in Times Square to ring in the New Year! Learn the history of the ball drop and check out the new challenger in This Week In Racism. We review Bird Box and Black Mirror: Bandersnatch, and discuss the latest …

One Hate-Filled Moment

December 26th, 2018


We end the year on a high note with the winner of Racist of the Year and the debut of our tournament anthem, One Hate-Filled Moment! Brian slow jams Laverne, while Kevin Spacey posts a creepy video. We review our 2018 …

Two Piece & A Biscuit

December 18th, 2018


Christmas is almost here and Brian wanted to share one of his favorite holiday tunes! We're down to the finals of Racist of the Year - listen and …

Hot Buttered Shutdown

December 12th, 2018


Our drink of the week butters us up while we talk about the Trump-Pelosi-Schumer Shutdown Summit. CEO talk is on tap, as we discuss Elon Musk, Les Moonves, and Sundar Pichai. The NYPD showed how not to handle a baby, …

Tariff Man

December 5th, 2018


It's a music extravaganza, between Brian's slow jam obituary for our 41st President and the debut of our hot new single, Tariff Man! We've got the …

Live Bracketology Special

November 30th, 2018


The committee has spoken and the brackets are set! If you didn't catch our live broadcast, listen to the episode and head to our Facebook page to vote. And thank you to our friends at Baltika for sponsoring Racism …

Zero Point Zero

November 26th, 2018


We're thankful - for each other, and for Uncle Freddie, who helps us break another tie in This Week In Racism! Drink of the Week fizzles, Beef of the …

Nobody Likes A Sloppy Snowjob

November 16th, 2018


The winter weather can't stop a new episode, as we roll out the new Doppler 6900 technology! We follow up on Election Night results and discuss the …

Election Night Live!

November 7th, 2018


Our live Election Night broadcast! On top of racism, beefs, and drinks, we track the races to watch across the country. All this, and a guest appearance by Matt from the Day Drinking Saved My Life podcast? You're …

What The Hell Is Wrong With America?

October 30th, 2018


It's the question many people around the world are asking. We review a very sad week for our country, with hopes for a better tomorrow. The Prairie Fire Shot brings the heat in Drink of the Week, beefs are shared, and …

Caravan Wilder

October 24th, 2018


We reflect on 25 episodes and 25 years, and talk about the Central America caravan. Brian tries to quit slow jamming celebrity obituaries, but it's a tough habit to kick when you have a taste! We attended Hoppy …

We Hardly Knew Ye

October 16th, 2018


Brian slow jams the celebrity obituaries, and your world may never be the same again! We're all about Kanye this week, as we break down the Kanye-Trump summit and his weekend rant on Twitter. All of your weekly …

Damn Yankees

October 11th, 2018


The results of the Yankees-Red Sox series has Ron & Brian down, but the show must go on! Drink of the Week returns with a classic, Beef of the …

The Re-Education of Brian

October 2nd, 2018


Brian's been laid up recovering for the past week, so he needed to be brought up to speed on all things Kavanaugh and Musk. He also serves his punishment for besmirching Drink of the Week. We've got This Week In Racism …

Racism Recap

September 27th, 2018


Ron is on his own this week and asking for your thoughts & prayers for #BriansTitaniumTaint. This Week in Racism takes us out to the ballgame, and we review our TWIR winners so far. Brian's punishment drinks are …

State of the Union

September 19th, 2018


Our long-awaited State of the Union Address! We discuss politics, media, the environment, religion, technology, celebrity, and entertainment. We …

That Voodoo That You Do

September 12th, 2018


We take a trip down one of the weirder conspiracy rabbit holes - that Portland's Voodoo Doughnut is a front for Child Sex Trafficking. Brian drops …

Dogs and Catfights

September 4th, 2018


There's no rest for Ron & Brian this Labor Day - the show must go on! We've got drinks, beefs and racism, as well as watching the internet go …

Of Mavericks & Masturbaters

August 29th, 2018


We reflect on the life of John McCain and discuss the murder of Mollie Tibbetts. The Pope visited Ireland, a Texas man hates women drivers, and Louis …

Wrestling With Truth

August 22nd, 2018


So many topics, you won't believe we fit them all in one episode! Senator Michael Williams does and doesn't think the use of the n-word matters, Brian talks about his day of wrestling, and we give a couple of celebrity …

The Plane Falls On The Plain

August 14th, 2018


We talk memorabilia, Chris Hardwick, we keep a close watch on Aretha Franklin, and we say goodbye to The Anvil. Brian's sordid history with SoCo is revealed during Drink of the Week, and we've got a brand new racist! …

Crouching Shark, Hidden Fetus

August 9th, 2018


Drink of the Week brings the pain, and we serve you up a Five Dollar Footlong of Racism. Dead fetuses were trending this week, and we discuss Ron's …

Bigfoot Makes Me Tingle

August 1st, 2018


Two words: Bigfoot Porn. Two more words: Chuck Tingle. The combining of those words make for some interesting writing (and conversation). We also …

We'll Do It Live!

July 29th, 2018


Special bonus episode! We celebrate Brian's visit to Philadelphia with a special weekend edition recorded in front of a live audience. Topics include fighting McDonald's workers, electric sex acts, Nazi wrestlers, and …

This Is America?

July 24th, 2018


We talk Trump tweets, more drinks, and lots of people being racist. The NY Post steals our Elon Musk take, and Roseanne's new YouTube channel is the …

Treason's Greetings

July 18th, 2018


We talk about the Trump-Putin summit and whether the President knows the difference between "would" and "wouldn't", Papa John's, Armless Stabbers, …

If I Did It

July 10th, 2018


Results of Drink of the Week, and we meet two more horrible people in This Week In Racism. A quick revisit of the Nathan's Hot Dog Contest and our …

Bucket of Racism

July 5th, 2018


Our super-sized 4th of July episode! We reveal this week's Drink of the Week, retire Nathan Larson, and This Week In Racism has three new contenders. …

Crappy Audio Edition

June 28th, 2018


Sometimes the Technology Gods are just working against you. This is the 45 minutes of material that we were able to salvage, and it's gold!! Results …

The Staircase

June 20th, 2018


SPOILER ALERT! We discuss Netflix's new true crime documentary, The Staircase. We also talk about Chris Hardwick, Canadian Clarinet Guy, revisit Migrant Children, and, of course, This Week In Racism!

Immigration and Migrant Children

June 11th, 2018


This Week In Racism takes a look at NYC Public Transit. We also discuss the Anthony Bourdian& Kate Spade, charity auctions, The Staircase, and our main topic is a discussion on the current state of immigration in …

Gun Control

June 5th, 2018


Topics this week include the Philadelphia Eagles' visit to the White House, the Supreme Court ruling on the Marketplace Bakery case, Samantha Bee, …

Incel Movement

May 30th, 2018


This Week In Racism, we revisit #MeToo and the Morgan Freeman allegations, and discuss the Incel movement.


May 25th, 2018


This week's topics are Gender Reveals, Jeffrey Tambor, Morgan Freeman, Abortion, and we debut our new segment, "This Week In Racism".

Evil Genius

May 15th, 2018


In this episode, we discuss Ron's recent trip to NYC, the Netflix documentary Evil Genius and our fascination with hoarders.

Ron & Brian 25th Anniversary Show - Hour 5

May 2nd, 2018


Recorded at WCDB-FM Albany. A recap of the first 4 hours, discussing why Ron & Brian are now ordained ministers, the city of Philadelphia, and Lavar Ball. We also stare death in the eyes when the fire alarm goes off.

Ron & Brian 25th Anniversary Show - Hour 4

May 2nd, 2018


Recorded at WCDB-FM Albany. A brief history of WCDB-FM and WSUA-AM, along with a review of the training manual. Discussing our suspension from the radio station, which led into The Jeff & Brian Show. There's more …

Ron & Brian 25th Anniversary Show - Hour 3

May 2nd, 2018


Recorded at WCDB-FM Albany. This hour includes reflections on Scott, Brian's disdain for the US Banking system, minimum wage & wealth inequality, and David Letterman's new show.

Ron & Brian 25th Anniversary Show - Hour 2

May 2nd, 2018


Recorded at WCDB-FM Albany. Experience the excitement of Scott's Speed Round, and a discussion on gun control.

Ron & Brian 25th Anniversary Show - Hour 1

May 2nd, 2018


Recorded at WDCB-FM Albany. Topics for this hour include reminiscing about the original show and reuniting with Scott (our former news reporter). The three of us discuss Donald Trump, the decline of America, taxes, and …

#MeToo Movement

May 1st, 2018


Our premiere episode - we discuss the history of the Ron & Brian Show, the White House Correspondents' Dinner, and the #MeToo Movement. (Because who better to discuss the movement than two middle-aged men?)

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