105 episodes

The Tom Kelly Show is the home of Self Help Comedy. As Tom's life as a stand up comedian fell apart during the pandemic, he realized his life had been a mess a long time. Join Tom and friends as each week he tries to learn about how to fix and laugh at the mess he calls his life.

As a comedian Tom Kelly has warmed up crowds at Good Morning America, The View, Tamron Hall, and America's Got Talent.

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    • 5.0 • 254 Ratings

The Tom Kelly Show is the home of Self Help Comedy. As Tom's life as a stand up comedian fell apart during the pandemic, he realized his life had been a mess a long time. Join Tom and friends as each week he tries to learn about how to fix and laugh at the mess he calls his life.

As a comedian Tom Kelly has warmed up crowds at Good Morning America, The View, Tamron Hall, and America's Got Talent.

    201: Canceling The New York Times

    201: Canceling The New York Times

    Comedian Tom Kelly shows you how to get a 75% discount on a digital subscription to the New York Times. Is the Facial recognition search engine PimEyes.com a tool for good or evil? Plus Tom gets into a comedy festival in Los Angeles and other career news.

    • 17 min
    200: Don't Screw It Up By Making It Too Important

    200: Don't Screw It Up By Making It Too Important

    What has Tom Kelly learned in 200 episodes of podcasting?  If we change the destination do we change the journey?  Tom announces plans for the next chunk of Tom Kelly Show podcasts, closer “destinations” and wanting less.
    Through conversation, Tom hits the revelation “Don’t screw something up by making it too important.”
    Show Notes:
    Instagram Model / Actress Caitlin O’Connor
    Comedy Troupe In Portland
    Great Comedian / Comedy Booker in Portland: Anders Nielson
     
     

    • 21 min
    199: Amber Heard / Johnny Depp Trial: Is It Wrong To Enjoy It?

    199: Amber Heard / Johnny Depp Trial: Is It Wrong To Enjoy It?

    Is it wrong to enjoy the Amber Heard / Johnny Depp defamation trial the same way we enjoyed the OJ Simpson trial in the 1990s?  Was it wrong to enjoy the OJ Simpson trial in the 1990s? 
    Bladtcast Host Christian Bladt joins Tom Kelly for analysis.
    Show Notes:
    Heather Jeng Bladt's Book: My Life Growing Up Asian In America
    Tom Kelly Pursues F Lee Bailey At Quinnipiac University
    Christian Bladt On Twitter: @ChristianDMZ
    Christian Bladt’s Bladtcast Podcast:
     
     
     

    • 22 min
    198: Memory Hoarding

    198: Memory Hoarding

    Tom’s friend Warren, a registered therapist joins the Tom Kelly Show podcast.  Warren and Tom discuss high school memories at Long Island Lutheran High School.  Is there such a thing as emotional hoarding?  What is the 70/30 rule to life?  Plus when you change the destination . . . does the journey change?
    Show Notes:
    Instagrammer Tom Had Scheduled: Caitlin O’Connor
     

    • 25 min
    197 Leadership Kink: Mike Katz

    197 Leadership Kink: Mike Katz

    Mike Katz is a UC Berkley professor and leadership coach who believes that the kink of BDSM is a metaphor for the work environment.  He also believes you can do the most satisfying work of your life if you treat it like a kink.

    • 24 min
    196: H*tler's Tasters

    196: H*tler's Tasters

    Playwright Michelle Kholos Brooks shares the story about her off broadway play Hitler's Tasters. Hitler's Tasters is inspired by true events. Three times a day, every day, a group of young women have the opportunity to die for their country. They are Adolf Hitler’s food tasters. And what do girls discuss as they wait to see if they will live through another meal? Show Notes:
    See The Play: Hitlers Taste Testers The Play Michelle Kholos Brooks Twitter: MKholosBrooks 

    • 21 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
254 Ratings

254 Ratings

sunset_babe2008 ,

Another Gem from Tom Kelly!

Wonderful! Then this weeks episode is just awesome! Witty, insightful and fun! Tom really has his guests talking and being real. Great Stuff keep them Coming! Happy 200 Tom Kelly Podcast!

adrianrmarino ,

Brilliant

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New listener…and love this podcast

Thank you, Tom, for a great fun podcast.

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