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A comedy podcast to help better understand humanity and also to make fart jokes.

Ari Shaffir's Skeptic Tank Ari Shaffir

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    • 4.6, 5.5K Ratings

A comedy podcast to help better understand humanity and also to make fart jokes.

    #396: Music is for Drugs (@AriShaffir)

    #396: Music is for Drugs (@AriShaffir)

    A solocast about how music trends are always a response to the world or to drug use.

    • 2 hr 9 min
    New Dog Old Tricks (with Justin Silver)

    New Dog Old Tricks (with Justin Silver)

    Justin Silver comes onto Ari Shaffir's Skeptic Tank to tell us all about training dogs. He's been doing it for over a decade. Had a television show about it on CBS and another one in Hong Kong. This podcast was helpful and hilarious at the same time!

    • 2 hr 40 min
    394: Doing Rails (w/ Nick Cody) (nick cody virus train o&a portland australia myanmar shah shan state food poisoning toilet quarantine hotel bill burr 7 more minutes philly rant mid-flight brawl heggie luke

    394: Doing Rails (w/ Nick Cody) (nick cody virus train o&a portland australia myanmar shah shan state food poisoning toilet quarantine hotel bill burr 7 more minutes philly rant mid-flight brawl heggie luke

    Nick Cody joined me from Melbourne, Australia to tell me about his epic trip he took across America at 19 years old. Went from Portland to NY by train to save like $90. Idiot. But also very cool. The entire trip was just so he could go see the O&A show where Bill Burr would end up doing his Philly rant that I always refer to as "7 more minutes" and that still makes me laugh. Nick was in the audience for that amazing comic/crowd fight and I'm so jealous of that and this whole trip.
    Listen to Nick's podcast, "Mid-flight Brawl" on Apple podcasts or anywhere else (this link is just for Apple I guess)
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    The Music
    Sister Rosetta Tharpe - This Train (great song that made me cry)
    The O'Jays - Love Train
    Soul Asylum - Runaway Train
    Bill Burr - Philly Rant (still made me laugh 15 years later)
     

    • 3 hr 44 min
    #393: Shaped Like a Human Question Mark (@CarmenComedian)

    #393: Shaped Like a Human Question Mark (@CarmenComedian)

    Carmen Lynch was a scoliosis nerdburger in hight school. She wore a back brace and couldn't make friends. She came on the podcast this week to tell me about it. How she dealt with having scoliosis at such an important age and how it's helped shape who she's become now. Get it? Shape? Anyway, she's a very well respected comic in NY. Ask any comedian in the city about her and they'll tell you she's really funny. Her new album, Vertically Challenged is available today!
    Purchase Vertically Obese to help support Carmen Lynch and keep her doing what she should be doing, telling jokes to drunk fools.
    https://music.apple.com/us/album/vertically-obese/1518498893
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    Join my Patreon for bonus episodes, a forum for the podcast, and to help support me through my bi-yearly cancellations.
    The Music
    HiM - Scoliosis
    The Dickies - She's a Hunchback
    8 Ball & MJG [feat. The Notorious B.I.G. & Project Pat] - Relax and Take Notes
    Tito Lopez - The Blues
     

    • 1 hr 50 min
    #392: NYC Street Fair (@JoeDerosaComedy & @PhilanthropyGal) tags: Corrine Fisher Joe Derosa NYC Drink Street Drinking outdoors guys we f*cked 3 more weeks cocktails to go

    #392: NYC Street Fair (@JoeDerosaComedy & @PhilanthropyGal) tags: Corrine Fisher Joe Derosa NYC Drink Street Drinking outdoors guys we f*cked 3 more weeks cocktails to go

    Corrine Fisher and Joe Derosa came to the studio to talk about the awesome and unique state NYC boozers find themselves in. It's summertime and none of the bars allow indoor seating. So many of them have gone to window service. You can get cocktails, beers, wine, and frozen drinks TO GO! It has turned the entire city into a giant street fair. It's amazing and people are really turning into their alcoholic butterflies.

    • 1 hr 53 min
    #391: Cops (@BigJayOakerson)

    #391: Cops (@BigJayOakerson)

    Big Jay Oakerson came to the studio to talk to me about Cops. His favorite show in the history of television just got BLMed so he's in a bit of a state of mourning. And when I say favorite, I mean of the 150 times I've stopped by his apartment, he's been watching Cops 80 of those times. I honestly don't know what else he does with his time.
    Big Jay is a hilarious comic. Check out his instagram and twitter at @BigJayOakerson and all his tour dates at Bigjaycomedy.com
    The Music
    A$AP Rocky - Dreams
    Inner Circle - Bad Boys
    KRS One - Sound of the Police
    The Strokes - NY City Cops

    • 2 hr 2 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
5.5K Ratings

5.5K Ratings

schmidtyNIDAHONOHICK ,

Dear Ari,

I love the sound made when I toot in a wet bathing suit.🕯

🕯Summer Pleasures🕯

-Les Couchon- 💄🐷🍒👠

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Waste of Human Life

I can’t wait for the upcoming economic depression to kill off what’s left of his undeserved career

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I dunno

I have a soft spot for trolls. I think he’s a good storyteller and an interesting guy. I like the episodes with big jay oakerson. I listen occasionally. Wish I had a friend who would dose me 🌝

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