47 episodes

Scott Dikkers, founder of TheOnion.com and The Onion's editor-in-chief for most of the last 25 years, interviews celebrities, writers, and other people in the comedy industry about their background, philosophy and process.

How To Write Funny Scott Dikkers

    • Comedy
    • 4.6 • 54 Ratings

Scott Dikkers, founder of TheOnion.com and The Onion's editor-in-chief for most of the last 25 years, interviews celebrities, writers, and other people in the comedy industry about their background, philosophy and process.

    Episode 47 | JaMarr John Johnson

    Episode 47 | JaMarr John Johnson

    “Entrepremedian” JaMarr John Johnson talks with Scott about how comedians can exploit Web3 and Crypto to make more money, starting by helping Scott create his “Jim Key” to turn fans into owners.

    • 1 hr 19 min
    Episode 46 | Sean Tejaratchi

    Episode 46 | Sean Tejaratchi

    LiartownUSA.com is the Internet’s funniest, most original, and most undiscovered treasure. Scott chats with its creator, Sean Tejaratchi, to find out where it came from and how it can be so funny.

    • 57 min
    Justine Bateman

    Justine Bateman

    Actress, writer, and director Justine Bateman talks about fame, being on the top sitcom in the country, getting older in show business, and why it’s important to take comedy seriously.

    • 1 hr 8 min
    Patton Oswalt

    Patton Oswalt

    Patton Oswalt is an Emmy- and Grammy-winning comedian and actor known for insightful comedy specials and roles in hit TV shows and movies like The King of Queens, Ratatouille, and the new M.O.D.O.K. on Hulu.

    • 56 min
    Mike Sacks

    Mike Sacks

    Mike Sacks is the bestselling author of Stinker Lets Loose, Passable in Pink, and the excellent comedy-writer interview books Here’s the Kicker and Poking a Dead Frog.

    • 57 min
    Anne Libera

    Anne Libera

    Founder of the Comedy Studies program at Columbia College and comedy professor Anne Libera talks comedy history, comedy theory, and why it all matters.

    • 1 hr 3 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
54 Ratings

54 Ratings

Silver serpent14 ,

Great podcast

Please keep up the interviews! I’ve gone back through & listened to most of them!

Sbeckart ,

Fascinating conversations. Super enjoyable!

As a comedy-lover, it’s a treat to hear comedians talk about their journey and creative process. Scott is a great interviewer…his questions always lead to interesting places!

Aspiring to Aspire ,

Great podcast with great material

Scott has great guests, and sticks to the main topic of the show while exploring all that topic has to offer. Lots of interesting guests and opinions and great insight.

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