Think Funny

Think Funny

www.aarondonley.com
Blowing your mind and tickling your funny bone. The guys discuss an interesting topic each week with their unique and hilarious thoughts. Take a funny break and learn something new at the same time. You deserve it.


Hong Kong Protests
Nov 16 • 28 min
What are these Hong Kong protests about anyway? This week the guys explore the history and recent developments in Hong Kong. This is what democracy looks like.
Mitch Emerson Part 2
Nov 10 • 35 min
The return of Los Angeles comedian and actor Mitch Emerson! Mitch updates us on his recent commercial successes and opens up about a painful time in his life. We also get into the weeds about smoking marijuana. It’s the second installment of the Mitch…
Conan O’Brien
Nov 3 • 36 min
An episode all about the great Conan O’Brien.
The Bilderberg Group
Oct 20 • 29 min
Join the guys this week as they discuss the mysterious Bilderberg Meeting, an annual four day gathering of the world’s richest and most powerful people that no one outside the group knows anything about. Oh it’s real, they actually have a website. Put…
Should We Pay College Athletes?
Oct 12 • 23 min
Should the NCAA allow college athletes to make money? A new California Pay-For-Play law could change everything we know about college sports. Check out in this in-depth commentary from three amateurs.
Getting Old
Oct 5 • 31 min
Do you really want to live forever? Check out this week’s show as the guys discuss the possibility of immortality. Also tune in to hear if Nate finally does that elusive chin up. (Spoiler: He doesn’t.)
The Office
Sep 28 • 24 min
Jim, Dwight, Pam, Michael, bears, beets, Battlestar Galactica and much more. This week the guys cover little known facts about The Office and play the worst solo of any instrument ever recorded.
The Mandela Effect
Sep 21 • 22 min
Remember the Berenstein Bears, Kit-Kat, and the Monopoly Man with the monocle? Actually you don’t. Those things never existed. We promise. Prepare to have your mind blown. This week the guys delve into the weird and wild Mandela Effect!
Climate Change
Sep 15 • 26 min
Ch Ch Cha Changes. Is climate change real? Is it a hoax created to get us all showering less and eating granola more? Is the world coming to an end? Will you at least get a tan? Find out this week as the guys delve into global weirding.
Elvis Lives!
Aug 24 • 40 min
The King never dies. That’s right, this week we talk all things Elvis with our very special guest Chuck Hoffman, an old friend and big-time Elvis fan. Let’s shake, rattle, roll, and tcb, baby!
Jenni interviews Aaron and he plays some of his jokes
Aug 11 • 19 min
This week is a little different as we invite Jenni Donley (Aaron’s wife) to host the show, ask Aaron a few questions, and play some of his jokes. Thanks for listening!
Storming Area 51
Aug 2 • 34 min
They can’t stop all of us! This week we examine the secrets of Area 51, Bob Lazar, and the viral phenomenon that has 3 million people lined up to storm the place. We’ll be there, will you?
OJ Simpson Is On Twitter
Jul 27 • 39 min
This week the guys give OJ the juice! We discuss OJ’s recent Twitter presence and the case. Podcasting so awesome it’s like getting away with murder.
The Fake Moon Landing Hoax That Definitely Did Or Did Not Happen
Jul 20 • 35 min
It’s been 50 years since the world gathered as one to watch some Hollywood back-lot footage of two actors in space suits. Wait..
Gambling
Jul 14 • 23 min
You gotta know when to hold ‘em. Or better yet -know when to walk away and when to run. Let’s talk gambling.
The End of the World
Jul 5 • 30 min
Let’s talk about the end of the world as we know it. We feel, well I wouldn’t say “fine,” more like “not too shabby”. Listen as the guys discuss failed end time prophecies, the destruction of the known universe, and Steve Guttenberg.
The Man
Jun 27 • 18 min
The Man got you down? Yeah, tell us about it. Or we’ll tell you about it, on this week’s show.
Short Stories
Jun 23 • 12 min
Hello everyone! This week we had some scheduling conflicts so it’s a shorter episode with just Aaron sharing a few of his stories. Thanks! :)
Small Town Living
Jun 16 • 29 min
The guys go back to their small town Iowa roots. This evenin’ just meet em’ down at the Quick Stop and we’ll all get a slice of pizza and rent a video tape.
Gun Control and The Second Amendment
Jun 8 • 18 min
The guys discuss their right to bare arms and a little thing called the Dickey Amendment.
The Confederate Flag
Jun 1 • 32 min
Does the Confederate Flag have a place in modern day America? Did it ever have a place? This week them ol’ Donley and Sadler boys get to talking about the stars and bars.
Weight Weight Don’t Tell Me
May 26 • 27 min
This week the guys spill the beans, (and then eat them), on what its like being men in their 40’s dealing with weight gain, body image, and having to sneak pudding cups.
Comedy Writer Alan Johnson
May 16 • 34 min
This week we are honored to have the very funny and talented Alan Johnson on the show. Alan is a comedy writer and host of the awesome podcast, “On Comedy Writing,” where he interviews today’s top comedy writers working on late night television, SNL,…
Vacation!
May 4 • 23 min
Aaron is live from a beach in Los Cabos! Nate and Matt discuss vacation stories of yesteryear! Enjoy!
The Cold War
Apr 27 • 27 min
This week the guys answer Alphaville’s question, “Are you going to drop the bomb or not?” There’s also stories of nuclear drills in elementary school and how in 1984 people just wanted to dance. What I’m trying to say is, if I can change, and you can…
The Spanish Inquisition
Apr 20 • 25 min
Not what you expected? Join the heresy this week as the guys discuss The Spanish Inquisition! We guaranty listening is anything but torture. Plus, Aaron walks through the Seattle airport listening to hipsters.
Time Travel Baby
Apr 13 • 33 min
Great Scott! The guys go back to the future, discussing the scientific basis for time travel, how it works in movies, and Aaron tells a little known story about killing baby Hitler. Roads? Where we’re going we don’t need roads.
Comedian Mitch Emerson
Apr 6 • 37 min
This week the guys sit down with the very funny and talented L.A.. comic Mitch Emerson! Mitch tells stories of grinding it out in the comedy and acting trenches doing extra work, open mics, improv groups, TV commercials, and a recent appearance on Mental…
Yacht Rock!
Mar 27 • 29 min
The guys set sail for smoother waters this week with the likes of Michael McDonald, Kenny Loggins, Christopher Cross, and so many other fools in love… You better believe it’s gonna be a cool night. All aboard for Yacht Rock!
Memes Part Deux :) :)
Mar 15 • 15 min
The guys recap on their wild test week of meme creating. Which memes soared and which plummeted to an early death? To see all the memes they made this week visit www.aarondonley.com.
Let’s Talk Memes :)
Mar 9 • 34 min
The guys give the rundown on the deeper meaning behind internet memes. There’s also a Think Funny review of the top 25 posts on Reddit this week, and Aaron talks about his first time doing stand-up… which included bombing in front of a disapproving Santa…
Sea Monsters!
Mar 3 • 24 min
The Loch Ness Monster, Ogopogo, we may even release a Kraken! Plus, Aaron went to a Justin Timberlake concert.
The Nerd Life
Feb 16 • 44 min
The guys discuss their adventures and misadventures in trying to be popular and/or accepting the nerd lifestyle. Plus an answer as to what was in Nate’s briefcase he carried to elementary school!
Fatherhood with Toby Walsh
Feb 8 • 37 min
The PLB File is privileged this week to have Toby Walsh of GoodBadDad.com on the show. Toby is a father of 5 who writes and speaks on the topic of fatherhood. He also hosts a great podcast with his 9 year old daughter called, “The Daddy Daughter Dance.”…
Baldness
Feb 1 • 41 min
You want to understand physics, you study Einstein. You want to know basketball, you watch tapes of Jordan. You want to know what it’s like to go prematurely bald… you’ve come to the right place. Aaron, Nate, and Matt understand. Oh, do they understand.
The Beatles
Jan 24 • 43 min
Join John, Paul, George, Ringo, Nate, Matt, and Aaron on a magical mystery tour. This week the guys come down with a case of Beatlemania. (And the only cure is more Ringo.)
The Zodiac Killer - Arthur Leigh Allen
Jan 19 • 41 min
The guys decode the mystery of America’s most notorious unsolved serial killer. No bologna was harmed during the making of this podcast.
Tobacco and Vaping
Jan 12 • 42 min
The guys take on big tobacco and the Juul craze all the cool kids are talking about.
Ancient Aliens
Jan 5 • 48 min
Are we alone? The guys figure it out while talking Ancient Aliens, Pumapunku, The Sphinx, and the Antikythera Mechanism.
President Donald Trump
Dec 27, 2018 • 49 min
In this episode the guys make America great again.
Baseball Cards, a history including Gary Scott and 88’ Donruss
Dec 21, 2018 • 49 min
Misadventures in collecting cards in the 80’s.
Lee Harvey Oswald and the JFK Assassination
Dec 7, 2018 • 40 min
Latest episode of The Pickle Loaf Bologna File
The Great War - World War 1
Nov 28, 2018 • 20 min
Well it’s our first episode and it’s about the start of World War 1.