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Bill Maher rewrites the rules of podcasting the way he did in television in this series of one on one, hour long conversations with a wide variety of unexpected guests in the undisclosed location called Club Random. There’s a whole big world out there that isn’t about politics and Bill and his guests talk about all of it.

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    • 4.4 • 73 Ratings

Bill Maher rewrites the rules of podcasting the way he did in television in this series of one on one, hour long conversations with a wide variety of unexpected guests in the undisclosed location called Club Random. There’s a whole big world out there that isn’t about politics and Bill and his guests talk about all of it.

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    Video: Ray Romano | Club Random with Bill Maher

    Video: Ray Romano | Club Random with Bill Maher

    Bill Maher and Ray Romano on vices, Bill’s first bit at an open mic, Ray’s acting career post Raymond, how many times Ray quit comedy before starting his career, Ray’s hilarious encounter while playing a cruise ship, Bill on how begging a woman to take you back is a huge turn off, Ray’s roughest gig ever, the desire to wash a city off of you after a bad show, how Ray downplays his achievements, and much more.
    Sponsor Club Random: https://public.liveread.io/media-kit/clubrandom
     

    • 1 hr 21 min
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    Video: Kara Swisher | Club Random with Bill Maher

    Video: Kara Swisher | Club Random with Bill Maher

    Bill Maher and Kara Swisher on strip clubs then and now, protest culture and the complexity of our current issues, tech leaders’ narrow focus, the premature release of certain technologies, the shift from an information desert to an information flood, the key to raising smart kids, engaging in meaningful dialogue across the divide, with Swisher highlighting the importance of talking to people with differing views, the challenges faced by the LGBTQ community, the historical context of race relations, and the fly on the Mona Lisa theory.

    • 1 hr 26 min
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    Sandra Bernhard | Club Random with Bill Maher

    Sandra Bernhard | Club Random with Bill Maher

    Bill and Sandra on how Bill asked her out at Catch a Rising Star comedy club in New York, Sandra’s avant-garde image, her one-woman shows, her role in "The King of Comedy." Personal anecdotes and experiences, Sandra's Playboy cover in 1992, Bill’s mentions his early attempts to write jokes for various shows and magazines, the lack of depth and authenticity of today's celebrity culture, how to keep a relationship fresh, Sandra’s estranged father, the challenges of being funny in a politically correct environment. Sandra’s critique of Netanyahu and his impact on Israel, Bill’s sleep wear, Sandra’s firing by Woody Allen, and the “what if” had they ever gotten together.

    • 1 hr 29 min
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    Video: Steven Van Zandt | Club Random with Bill Maher

    Video: Steven Van Zandt | Club Random with Bill Maher

    Bill Maher and Steven Van Zandt on their mutual efforts to stay in shape, Steven’s authentic style, the evolution from tour buses to planes, the changes in Las Vegas from the mob era to corporate, the commercialization of everything, how Steven is a "law and order liberal," police reform, homelessness, and the balance between liberal and woke ideologies, how this conversation is NOT about Bruce Springsteen, accurately depicting stand-up and music in movies, Steven’s role in "The Sopranos," climate change, and Elon and the feasibility of Mars as a habitat.

    • 1 hr 35 min
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    Video: Bill Burr | Club Random with Bill Maher

    Video: Bill Burr | Club Random with Bill Maher

    Bill Maher and Bill Burr on why Bill directed Old Dads, the state of cancel culture, what happens if you keep drinking with age, how kids are a buzzkill, the problem with self-driving cars, the age gap between the two Bills, big roast energy, what happened to Bill Maher while wearing leopard shoes, the randomness of award shows, how Bill Burr fell in love with his wife, Bill’s Burr’s take on The Beatles, Bill Burr’s hilarious hometown friends, why war is legal and much, much more. 

    • 1 hr 38 min
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    Video: Jerry Seinfeld | Club Random with Bill Maher

    Video: Jerry Seinfeld | Club Random with Bill Maher

    Bill Maher and Jerry Seinfeld on the gift Bill gave Jerry, Jerry’s attention to detail, the car Jerry picked up Bill in for Comedians in Cars, their respective career maturity, the mistakes Bill made with stand-up crowds, Lorne Michaels’ philosophy on retirement, Bill’s changing desires about performing live, the ruthless nature of Johnny Carson, picking apart compliments, whether there is such a thing as a bad crowd, the genius of Marcus Aurelius, and so much more.

    • 1 hr 20 min

Customer Reviews

4.4 out of 5
73 Ratings

73 Ratings

ROBERTA FROM OTTAWA ,

BILL PLEASE USE TONGS FOR YOUR ICE

SERIOUSLY. REALLY ENJOYING THE SHOW NOT BEING ABLE TO AFFORD WIFI I DOWNLOAD USING THE WIFI AT THE MALL I WORK AT TO MY OLD IPAD. IT IS REALLY INTIMIDATING TO GET TO SEE BILL AND NAMES I KNOW BUT NEVER REALLY KNEW. LOOKING AT YOU CARROT TOP. NEVER GOT THE STAND UP BUT AS A HUMAN BEING YOUR TOPS. PUN INTENDED. NEVER CHANGE BILL EXCEPT FOR THE TONG THING. ALSO SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT YOUR OLD DOGS. ANIMALS BREAK OUR HEART WHILE HEALING US. WARM HUGS.

20Smith ,

Bravo with Jay Leno

So funny and informative. Two great comics wh know and like each other and it shows. Terrific!

lanseauxmeadows ,

Too much Bill

Bill Maher has no listening skills. He can not connect with guests nor does he have any ability to hear any new information.

He will only agree if he already thinks he is right.

So polarizing.

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