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Why does the President of Belarus think vodka will cure Corona? What’s the etiquette for buying tanks at a Russian Arms Expo? Is anyone social distancing in Nebraska? NYC comedians Turner Sparks and Michael Ira Kaplan turn comics in countries around the globe into embedded reporters so you can be the smartest blowhard at the cocktail party.

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Lost in America Turner Sparks and Michael Ira Kaplan

    • Comedy
    • 4.9, 370 Ratings

Why does the President of Belarus think vodka will cure Corona? What’s the etiquette for buying tanks at a Russian Arms Expo? Is anyone social distancing in Nebraska? NYC comedians Turner Sparks and Michael Ira Kaplan turn comics in countries around the globe into embedded reporters so you can be the smartest blowhard at the cocktail party.

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    Ben Frank Does Stand-Up In Wuhan I 191

    Ben Frank Does Stand-Up In Wuhan I 191

    Shanghai-based comedian Ben Frank was just the first person to headline the comedy club in Wuhan, China since the city gave birth to the COVID-19 pandemic. Today he gives us the whole story. http://www.benfrankcomedy.com/

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    • 1 hr 7 min
    Isak Jansson in Sweden I 190

    Isak Jansson in Sweden I 190

    Comedian Isak Jansson calls in from Stockholm to educate the guys on how his country never went into lockdown, never implemented a mask rule, socially distanced by only 5 feet and still has better COVID numbers than the United States. Frankly it defies all logic, but somehow it worked. Check Isak out at http://isakjansson.com/english.html

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    • 59 min
    Ester Steinberg Gives Birth in an NYC Pandemic I 189

    Ester Steinberg Gives Birth in an NYC Pandemic I 189

    Ester Steinberg gave birth at New York Presbyterian Hospital during the hight of NYC's COVID outbreak. From the lamaze classes on Zoom to the mommy corona tests, Ester tells all. Follow her on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ester.steinberg/?hl=en

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    • 1 hr 9 min
    Mike Cannon in NYC: Live Comedy During Corona I 188

    Mike Cannon in NYC: Live Comedy During Corona I 188

    NYC Comedian Mike Cannon performed in a parking lot in Queens recently and has two shows in Central Park coming up. The guys talk about the state of NY comedy as shows pop up in parks, parking lots and empty lots across New York City while clubs remain closed. Watch Mike's new stand-up special "Life Begins" on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e96PGxRQunE

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    • 1 hr 5 min
    James Mattern in Vegas: The Commissioner of Comedy I 187

    James Mattern in Vegas: The Commissioner of Comedy I 187

    James Mattern is the best emcee in New York City and now the self-appointed Commissioner of Comedy. This week Turner and Kap ask him to lay down rulings on questions like "Should there be a comedy bubble?", "Should comedians start a union?" and more.
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    • 1 hr 6 min
    Jeremy Kareken on Immunity: Mr. Antibodies I 186

    Jeremy Kareken on Immunity: Mr. Antibodies I 186

    Playwright Jeremy Kareken contracted COVID-19 in early February in New York City and now donates his plasma to give antibodies to current patients. Kareken talks about all of that plus the future of his Broadway play "Lifespan of a Fact" as it travels around the world.

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    • 1 hr 1 min

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