205 episodes

Have you always wondered why Kenny Bania thinks that soup isn't a meal, or why that guy at the airport in the first scene of The Limo is a complete schmuck? Well, there's a podcast for that! Each week two Aussie hosts get an episode of Seinfeld at random and discuss every secondary character featured in it. They also do weekly Seinfeld news, Seinfeldisms, episode trivia and more, giddy up!

But I Don't Wanna Be A Secondary Character! A Seinfeld Podcast Ivan and Stephen

    • TV Reviews
    • 4.6 • 9 Ratings

Have you always wondered why Kenny Bania thinks that soup isn't a meal, or why that guy at the airport in the first scene of The Limo is a complete schmuck? Well, there's a podcast for that! Each week two Aussie hosts get an episode of Seinfeld at random and discuss every secondary character featured in it. They also do weekly Seinfeld news, Seinfeldisms, episode trivia and more, giddy up!

    The Raincoats (S5E18-19)

    The Raincoats (S5E18-19)

    This week Ivan and Stephen become Big Brothers and sell off moth ridden cruisewear as they talk about the secondary characters from Season 5 two parter The Raincoats.
    Topics covered include Schindler’s List, Seinfeld illustrations in Melbourne cafes, Paris, and the Big Brother program; Seinfeldisms (from 4:15), Seinfeld News (from 11:17), episode trivia (from 21:14); secondary characters Aaron the Close Talker (from 24:51), Rudy (from 36:40), Alec and Joey (from 44:17), and Mr Goldstein (from 55:25)
    Where will the episode and/or any of the secondaries appear in our list of the greatest episodes and characters of all time? Listen and find out!

    Sign up to our Patreon page for early access to BIDWBASC, exclusive access to bonus podcasts 'Curbcast Seasons 2 and 3’ and ‘Season 11', as well as other bonus content! Head over to patreon.com/bidwbasc to sign up.
    You can also support us with a one-off donation on Paypal at paypal.me/mishmashmedia Your donations will help keep the show going.
    Find us on Facebook, Instagram, Reddit, Discord, and Twitter @bidwbasc. You can email us as well at bidwbascpodcast@gmail.com
    Listen, download, subscribe to and review us wherever you get your podcasts.
    Search for our unofficial Seinfeld group called Seinfeldisms on Facebook.

    Seinfeld News
    Larry David got married to Ashley Underwood
    https://consequenceofsound.net/2020/10/larry-david-marries-ashley-underwood/
    Steve Martin interviews Jerry Seinfeld for the Online New Yorker Festival
    https://deadline.com/2020/10/steve-martin-jerry-seinfeld-talk-oscars-netflix-staying-funny-importance-of-irritation-at-the-new-yorker-festival-1234593384/
    Jason Alexander reveals the abuse he received after being cast as George in an interview, but for his Pretty Woman role
    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-8792355/Jason-Alexander-reveals-got-punched-women-playing-jerk-1990-classic-Pretty-Woman.html
    Curb Your Enthusiasm premiered on HBO 20 years ago this week

    • 1 hr 7 min
    The Contest (S4E11) Regifted

    The Contest (S4E11) Regifted

    This week Ivan and Stephen read Glamour magazine and are masters of their domain as they regift Season 4’s The Contest and its secondary characters.
    Topics covered include ‘virtual contests’, JFK Junior and Marla’s hypothetical mid to long term relationship, famous people doing everyday things, and the utilitarianism of nurses; Seinfeld News (from 6:46), episode trivia (from 12:06); secondary characters Marla (from 16:53), John F. Kennedy Jnr (from 24:22), Joyce (from 32:17), Shelley (from 36:42), Estelle Costanza (from 41:42), Nurse (from 48:07) and Naked Woman Across The Street (from 51:51).
    Where will the episode and/or any of the secondaries appear in our list of the greatest episodes and characters of all time? Listen and find out!

    Sign up to our Patreon page for early access to BIDWBASC, exclusive access to bonus podcasts 'Curbcast Seasons 2 and 3’ and ‘Season 11', as well as other bonus content! Head over to patreon.com/bidwbasc to sign up.
    You can also support us with a one-off donation on Paypal at paypal.me/mishmashmedia Your donations will help keep the show going.
    Find us on Facebook, Instagram, Reddit, Discord, and Twitter @bidwbasc. You can email us as well at bidwbascpodcast@gmail.com
    Listen, download, subscribe to and review us wherever you get your podcasts.
    Search for our unofficial Seinfeld group called Seinfeldisms on Facebook.

    Seinfeld News
    Jerry Seinfeld was on 60 Minutes and talked about his controversial New York Times op-ed, his new book, and other things
    https://www.cbsnews.com/video/jerry-seinfeld-comedy-new-york-city-60-minutes-2020-10-04/

    • 59 min
    The Virgin (S4E10)

    The Virgin (S4E10)

    This week Ivan and Stephen accidentally knock over delivery drivers and have to get up early tomorrow as they talk about the secondary characters from Season 4’s The Virgin.
    Topics covered include crowds almost being a distant memory because of lockdown, Stephen pretending to be something he is not to get news for the second week in a row, Ping's last stand on the show, and ‘Marla, Marla: A Woman’s Erotic Journey From Essex to Dover’; Seinfeldisms (from 3:15), Seinfeld News (from 5:34), episode trivia (from 14:46); secondary characters Marla (from 18:00), the NBC Executives (from 30:57), Stacey (from 38:26), Woman in Bar (from 41:56) and Susan (from 45:03).
    Where will the episode and/or any of the secondaries appear in our list of the greatest episodes and characters of all time? Listen and find out!

    Sign up to our Patreon page for early access to BIDWBASC, exclusive access to bonus podcasts 'Curbcast Seasons 2 and 3’ and ‘Season 11', as well as other bonus content! Head over to patreon.com/bidwbasc to sign up.
    You can also support us with a one-off donation on Paypal at paypal.me/mishmashmedia Your donations will help keep the show going.
    Find us on Facebook, Instagram, Reddit, Discord, and Twitter @bidwbasc. You can email us as well at bidwbascpodcast@gmail.com
    Listen, download, subscribe to and review us wherever you get your podcasts.
    Search for our unofficial Seinfeld group called Seinfeldisms on Facebook.
    We have teamed up with Moms on Wine Design to bring you Seinfeld themed masks. Head on over to the below link to check them out (delivery not in all countries):
    https://www.etsy.com/shop/momsonwinedesign/?fbclid=IwAR3kYIZ1uEpuyxtUd1s3tJ6tpi2hzmfbSdfPF5-KsEM80cGJ4-gK9h57kGQ&section_id=29330603

    Seinfeld News
    There’s a new development in the Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee lawsuit, this time Jerry’s lawyers wants his legal fees to be paid by the plaintiff! (just when we thought we were out, they pull us back in!)
    Professional wrestler Finn Balor admits that he has become a fan of the show since being in quarantine
    https://www.si.com/wrestling/2020/09/22/wwe-nxt-finn-balor-pandemic-seinfeld?fbclid=IwAR3cy5-19bfxCxjshy820UMOe72kvNGfb1QKKkPAYnOzgWWkDwm7Pli9d2M

    • 51 min
    The Gymnast (S6E6)

    The Gymnast (S6E6)

    This week Ivan and Stephen admire 3D art and go to the bathroom with their shirts off as they talk about the secondary characters from Season 6’s The Gymnast.
    Topics covered include wanting to do an unauthorised reading of Jerry’s new book for Patreon, NBC’s ‘Must See TV Thursday Night Blackout’, Romanian dictators, and The Boys; Seinfeldisms (from 2:49), Seinfeld News (from 5:01), episode trivia (from 8:40); secondary characters Lindsay (from 13:34), Mrs Enright (from 21:04), Katya and Misha (from 25:33), Mr Pitt (from 39:57) and the Poland Springs Executives (from 43:42).
    Where will the episode and/or any of the secondaries appear in our list of the greatest episodes and characters of all time? Listen and find out!

    Sign up to our Patreon page for early access to BIDWBASC, exclusive access to bonus podcasts 'Curbcast Season 2' and ‘Season 11', as well as other bonus content! Head over to patreon.com/bidwbasc to sign up.
    You can also support us with a one-off donation on Paypal at paypal.me/mishmashmedia Your donations will help keep the show going.
    Find us on Facebook, Instagram, Reddit, Discord, and Twitter @bidwbasc. You can email us as well at bidwbascpodcast@gmail.com
    Listen, download, subscribe to and review us wherever you get your podcasts.
    Search for our unofficial Seinfeld group called Seinfeldisms on Facebook.
    We have teamed up with Moms on Wine Design to bring you Seinfeld themed masks. Head on over to the below link to check them out (delivery not in all countries):
    https://www.etsy.com/shop/momsonwinedesign/?fbclid=IwAR3kYIZ1uEpuyxtUd1s3tJ6tpi2hzmfbSdfPF5-KsEM80cGJ4-gK9h57kGQ&section_id=29330603

    Seinfeld News
    Larry Thomas is promoting mask use with a new ‘No Mask, No Soup’ campaign
    https://boomernaturals.com/pages/soup

    • 49 min
    The Truth (S3E2) with Stacie

    The Truth (S3E2) with Stacie

    This week Ivan, Stephen and special guest Stacie are told they are pretentious and get audited as they talk about the secondary characters from the final Season 3 episode to be reviewed on the show, The Truth.
    Topics covered include making bagels during lockdown, papier mache, being born in an exotic country before moving to the US, and more about Patrice than we expected; Seinfeldisms (from 3:28), Seinfeld News (from 5:22), episode trivia (from 11:45); secondary characters Patrice (from 16:16) and Tina (from 39:06).
    Where will the episode and/or any of the secondaries appear in our list of the greatest episodes and characters of all time? Listen and find out!

    Sign up to our Patreon page for early access to BIDWBASC, exclusive access to bonus podcasts 'Curbcast Season 2' and ‘Season 11', as well as other bonus content! Head over to patreon.com/bidwbasc to sign up.
    You can also support us with a one-off donation on Paypal at paypal.me/mishmashmedia Your donations will help keep the show going.
    Find us on Facebook, Instagram, Reddit, Discord, and Twitter @bidwbasc. You can email us as well at bidwbascpodcast@gmail.com
    Listen, download, subscribe to and review us wherever you get your podcasts.
    Search for our unofficial Seinfeld group called Seinfeldisms on Facebook.
    We have teamed up with Moms on Wine Design to bring you Seinfeld themed masks. Head on over to the below link to check them out (delivery not in all countries):
    https://www.etsy.com/shop/momsonwinedesign/?fbclid=IwAR3kYIZ1uEpuyxtUd1s3tJ6tpi2hzmfbSdfPF5-KsEM80cGJ4-gK9h57kGQ&section_id=29330603

    Seinfeld News
    Jerry Seinfeld promotes the Save our Stages Act with Senator Chuck Schumer to revitalise the live entertainment scene in NYC
    https://www.amny.com/entertainment/jerry-seinfeld-joins-chuck-schumer-in-pushing-for-aid-to-save-nyc-entertainment-venues/

    • 52 min
    The Pothole (S8E16)

    The Pothole (S8E16)

    This week Ivan and Stephen accidentally drop toothbrushes into toilets and adopt sections of a highway as they talk about the secondary characters from Season 8’s The Pothole.
    Topics covered include creating Seinfeld characters in Create a Player sections of video games, the trials and tribulations of actor Arthur Burghardt, using ‘off-put’ as a word, and Australia not having janitors in most apartment buildings; Seinfeldisms (from 2:26), Seinfeld News (from 5:46), episode trivia (from 9:44); secondary characters Jenna (from 12:26), Ms Allister (from 21:41), the China Panda Restaurant Owner (from 24:46), the Delivery Guy (from 28:18), and Ralph the Construction Worker (from 31:03).
    Where will the episode and/or any of the secondaries appear in our list of the greatest episodes and characters of all time? Listen and find out!

    Sign up to our Patreon page for early access to BIDWBASC, exclusive access to bonus podcasts 'Curbcast Season 2' and ‘Season 11', as well as other bonus content! Head over to patreon.com/bidwbasc to sign up.
    You can also support us with a one-off donation on Paypal at paypal.me/mishmashmedia Your donations will help keep the show going.
    Find us on Facebook, Instagram, Reddit, Discord, and Twitter @bidwbasc. You can email us as well at bidwbascpodcast@gmail.com
    Listen, download, subscribe to and review us wherever you get your podcasts.
    Search for our unofficial Seinfeld group called Seinfeldisms on Facebook.
    We have teamed up with Moms on Wine Design to bring you Seinfeld themed masks. Head on over to the below link to check them out (delivery not in all countries):
    https://www.etsy.com/shop/momsonwinedesign/?fbclid=IwAR3kYIZ1uEpuyxtUd1s3tJ6tpi2hzmfbSdfPF5-KsEM80cGJ4-gK9h57kGQ&section_id=29330603

    Seinfeld News
    Jason Alexander appears as a speaker at JNF Australia’s virtual gala
    https://ajn.timesofisrael.com/ajn-goes-one-on-one-with-seinfeld-star-jason-alexander/

    • 39 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
9 Ratings

9 Ratings

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Very enjoyable and funny. These guys know Seinfeld! Great podcast.

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