The Life Plot

The Life Plot
Comedian Mario Benitez sits down with guests to discuss their journey into their field and the current state of society. Guests include comics, musicians, artists, scientist, politicians and activists.

026. Joel Daness
Mar 2 • 58 min
Co-host Joel Daness sits down to discuss returning to his motherland of Guyana, current democratic primary race and the possibility of our simulated reality going haywire.Follow Joel Daness on Instagram: @The.Unreal.Joel
025. Lee Valentin II
Nov 18, 2019 • 60 min
“i got moreno sperm…”
024. Lexi Calderon
Nov 6, 2019 • 42 min
Lexi Calderon is an actress and model who sat down this episode to discuss growing up in a predominantly white area of Florida as a mixed girl, the way Latinos are viewed throughout America, the freedom of film compared to comedy and the different…
023. Frog Boyz
Oct 27, 2019 • 45 min
Fellow comedians/animators Frog Boyz Sean Newman and Jesse Vandenbergh sit down this episode to talk about what delivery method for comedy is the most free, what to keep in mind during the cancel culture era, the process for creating cartoons and the…
022. Lauren Ashcraft
Jul 13, 2019 • 60 min
“i don’t even like ICE in my drinks.”
021. Hayley Beacon
May 10, 2019 • 59 min
Rich Raper$
020. Rafael L Espinal Jr
Feb 16, 2019 • 41 min
Local Government in New York City.
019. Mason Youngblood
Jan 24, 2019 • 78 min
Mason Youngblood is PhD student in Animal Behavior and Comparative Psychology at the City University of New York, studying cultural evolution in songbirds and humans. His focus is on how cultural and organic evolution interface through sexual selection,…
Jan 1, 2019 • 10 min
as we close out one rotation around the sun and begin another host Mario Benitez recaps his 2018. Follow The Life Plot on Instagram @TheLifePlot.
018. Unusual Culprits
Oct 23, 2018 • 92 min
Fellow unusual culprits Lee Valentin, Ja-Ron Young, Juan Escalante and Stewie Vill sit to discuss traveling, the balance between laughs and points of interest, goals, language and classes to take while in enrolled in Boricua College.
017. Victor Roman
Sep 29, 2018 • 73 min
Artist Victor Roman sits down to discuss his exhibits WWW and SENT, the toll on society living through digital platforms, New York City upbringings, metal and hardcore music in the early 2000’s and other dope shit. peep Victor on Instagram:…
016. Joel Daness II
Sep 13, 2018 • 92 min
Joel Daness returns to The Life Plot and we get into 9/11, our experiences with church and religion, the state of the societal structure, futurism, Colin Kaepernick, Nike and the evidence for reality being a simulation. Peep Joel on Instagram:…
015. Zilla Vodnas
Aug 17, 2018 • 90 min
Zilla Vodnas sits down to discuss representation, perceptions of latinos in America and how to tackle different audiences in comedy. Peep Zilla on Instagram: @GhostFaceZilla
014. TJ Squared
Aug 2, 2018 • 77 min
The TJ Squared podcast hosts Trinidad, Julio Rivera and Julio Diaz sit down to discuss competition within comedy, freedom of speech, consequences for said speech and the “mathematics” of standup comedy.
013. Juan Escalante
Jul 19, 2018 • 72 min
Fellow unusual culprit Juan Escalante sits down to discuss being the youngest in the Unusual Culprit’s, the World Cup, Soccer in America, democratic socialism and why Americans tend to vote against their own interest. Check Juan on Twitter:…
012. Stewie Vill
Jul 5, 2018 • 57 min
Unusual Culprit Stewie Vill sits down to discuss act outs in standup sets, bombing, the murder of Lesendro Guzman-Feliz, hecklers, the boundaries in pc cultured comedy and the 6 Pack At Britpack comedy showcase. Peep Stewie on Instagram:…
011. Mandella Eskia
Jun 28, 2018 • 54 min
Mandella Eskia A.K.A BlackZeusx sits down to discuss the focus on attention rather than artistry, approaching audiences in music and comedy, the Black God Pantheon, Bury Me In Gold Vol 1’s lyrics and his content for Vol 2. Check Mandella Eskia…
010. Louie Cortes
Jun 21, 2018 • 63 min
“Sometimes you gotta shut the fuck up and just do it.”
009. Jessica Fleischer
Jun 7, 2018 • 60 min
Standup comedian and future PHD historian Jessica Fleischer sits down to discuss what people will look back upon from current society, British history, American history, freedom of speech, roast battles in New York City, standup comedy and where we…
008. Kristen Luong
May 24, 2018 • 62 min
Owner of Kromagnon Kristen Luong sits down to discuss transitioning from biology to fashion design in a career, the similarities and differences of art and science, business goals in the fashion industry and the hardest part of going from learning and…
007. Ja-Ron Young
May 10, 2018 • 75 min
comic and fellow Unusual Culprit Ja-Ron Young comes in to discuss growing up in Philly, the disconnect to history and its fallouts, the cult of personality and power given to celebrity, Michelle Wolf’s WHCD set and more. Peep Ja-Ron…
006. Justin Whang
Apr 26, 2018 • 80 min
“Just win however you can”
005. Tamer Kattan
Apr 12, 2018 • 91 min
Tamer Kattan sits down to discuss touring in states that lean right, meeting opposing ideas in the middle, origins of laughter, Egypt after the Arab Spring and events in life that lead to taking the stage as a stand up comic. Look for Tamer on…
004. Joel Daness
Mar 29, 2018 • 75 min
“In fifty years the oceans will be so acidic, there will be no primary producers, planktons will die, the life cycle will get destroyed and your kids will starve. You wanna make kids so they can starve?” “That’s why i am pulling out.”
003. Melissa Diaz
Mar 15, 2018 • 60 min
“if you can love something so much where your ego doesn’t matter, where if it’s bruised you can keep going, that’s the thing for you.”
002. Shodome
Mar 1, 2018 • 57 min
“we’re fetishizing right now.” “is it okay if i’m asian?”
001. Lee Valentin
Feb 15, 2018 • 52 min
“It’s okay to be wrong, just don’t be wrong on the internet.”