100 episodes

Twice a month, host J. Keith van Straaten and co-host Helen Hong bring together the smartest celebrities they know and make them look dumb...and then smart again! Recorded before a live audience in downtown Los Angeles, this game show features comedians, actors and musicians answering arcane questions on topics they claim to be experts in. But don't worry, if they slip up, there are real experts on hand to give us the facts!

If you're in the Los Angeles area and would like to be in the audience for a podcast taping, get your free ticket at gofactyourpod.com!

Go Fact Yourself Maximum Fun

    • Comedy
    • 4.8 • 614 Ratings

Twice a month, host J. Keith van Straaten and co-host Helen Hong bring together the smartest celebrities they know and make them look dumb...and then smart again! Recorded before a live audience in downtown Los Angeles, this game show features comedians, actors and musicians answering arcane questions on topics they claim to be experts in. But don't worry, if they slip up, there are real experts on hand to give us the facts!

If you're in the Los Angeles area and would like to be in the audience for a podcast taping, get your free ticket at gofactyourpod.com!

    Ep. 96: Jackson Galaxy & Shalewa Sharpe

    Ep. 96: Jackson Galaxy & Shalewa Sharpe

    We’re on our way to where the air is sweet -- a new episode of Go Fact Yourself! TV host and
    “Cat Daddy” Jackson Galaxy takes on comedian Shalewa Sharpe to answer trivia about big cats, big books and Big Bird!

    • 1 hr 9 min
    Ep. 95: Saladin Ahmed & Talia Lavin

    Ep. 95: Saladin Ahmed & Talia Lavin

    Practice that evil laugh -- it’s a brand new episode of Go Fact Yourself! Eisner award-winning comic book writer Saladin Ahmed and author Talia Lavin face off in a trivia battle about timeless nerdy inspirations.

    • 1 hr 11 min
    Meet the Neighbors: Go Fact Yourself x Depresh Mode with John Moe

    Meet the Neighbors: Go Fact Yourself x Depresh Mode with John Moe

    Go Fact Yourself and Depresh Mode got together to celebrate MaxFun Block Party! If you enjoyed this conversation we had with host John Moe, be sure to subscribe to Depresh Mode on maximumfun.org.

    • 38 min
    Ep. 94: Roxane Gay & Ricky Duran

    Ep. 94: Roxane Gay & Ricky Duran

    Listener beware, you’re in for a scare -- It’s a brand new episode of Go Fact Yourself! Author and culture critic Roxane Gay and singer/songwriter Ricky Duran answer questions about childhood movies that could thrill, chill and delight!

    • 1 hr 14 min
    Ep. 93: Bridger Winegar & Ginny Hogan

    Ep. 93: Bridger Winegar & Ginny Hogan

    You don’t have to go home, but you can’t stay here -- It’s a new episode of Go Fact Yourself! Writer-podcaster Bridger Winegar and writer-comedian Ginny Hogan answer trivia questions about great music of the 1990s and a great show of the 2000s.

    • 1 hr 11 min
    Ep. 92: Nina West & Brandon Collins

    Ep. 92: Nina West & Brandon Collins

    Grab your Batmobiles and thingamabobs, it’s a new episode of Go Fact Yourself! Singer and drag performer Nina West takes on film critic Brandon Collins to answer questions about heroes from Disney, comic books and history!

    • 1 hr 9 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
614 Ratings

614 Ratings

RachelAanstad ,

Getting better all the time

It's not easy to make a good quiz show! The guests are interesting and entertaining and I always lear something new. I appreciate how kind everyone is. I look forward to seeing it in my feed :)

thomasbc ,

The Perfect Audio Comfort Food!

Funny, inviting, informative, playful, kind…what else could you want when you need a break from the world? Thank you, J. Keith, Helen, and the entire crew 🙏🏼

Cloudyah ,

Helen Hong is the greatest.

I wish we could be best friends.

That’s it. That’s my review.

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