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TED TALKS 2 much

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Comedians and other entertaining folks from Middle America talk with Ted on topics they know a lot, or sometimes… very little about. Such as: Stand Up Comedy and just being a Comedian… Life on the Road, Dating, Odd Jobs, American Culture, Kids, Fam…


Justin Staples… about Moving to NYC, Bringer Stand Up Comedy Shows & Getting High.
Aug 4 • 53 min
My young and adventurous friend Justin Staples stops by to talk about his bold move to New York City, with No Job, No Money & just 10 minutes of Stand Up material. It’s that trip, every beginning Stand Up Comedian thinks about taking but few ever…
Mitch Gill (Way too FAST)… about Being A Minimalist, Comedy, Bicycles and (Way too much about FOOD)
Jul 31 • 61 min
This is part 3 of my interview with Mitch Gill and was so fun, I didn’t want to cut anything out. So for you listening pleasure, I had the whole episode transcribed and hired 2 experienced, high speed Radio Actors to read it back just as it was…
Mitch Gill (Way 2 Much)… about being a Radio DJ, Accents & Hitchhiking to Chicago.
Jul 26 • 69 min
Welcome to Part 2 of my varied and very interesting conversation with friend, Stand Up Comedian, Show Producer and caregiver to the Brain Damaged, …Mitch Gill. He has a great voice and is really a sweet heart of a guy who is always fun and…
Bill Bushart (Way 2 Much) … about Woking Ashphalt, Dating and Weird Comedy Shows.
Jul 17 • 80 min
Welcome to Part 2 of a very interesting and entertaining conversation with Mr. Bill Bushart. He talks a little about his family and being in the business of Stand Up Comedy for so many years. It was a real treat to sit down with him for a few hours…
TED TALK 2 Bill Bushart… about Living in Detroit, the history of Detroit Comedy and killing Bees.
Jul 13 • 75 min
My friend, teacher and stalwart of the Detroit Comedy scene, Bill Bushart stops by to chat about his life and career in Stand Up comedy. He has a shotgun brain and a machine gun mouth and is as quick as anyone I know. He knows this industry as well as…
Mitch Gill… about Carpeting, Diet, and the REAL Sorcerer’s Stone!
Jul 8 • 55 min
My Funny Buddy Mitch Gill stops by and does his darn est to save me from my poor eating habits, talk a little comedy and indulge me, while I tell the Tale of Uncle Bill and the REAL Sorcerer’s Stone! He is a super nice guy and he has tons of great…
TED TALKS (Way 2 Much) 2 Tim Finkel… about Dating, Dieting and Comedy.
Jun 21 • 71 min
Welcome to Part 2 of a very long & entertaining conversation with one of the Rising Stars of the Detroit Area Comedy Community. Tim Finkel is very bright and works very hard… at everything. He’s a Teacher, a World Class Athlete, a husband,…
Tim Finkel…about being a World-Class Bicyclist, Teaching, Kids & Comedy
Jun 12 • 81 min
My friend Tim Finkel, Stand Up Comedian, Teacher, Dad & Husband stopped by to share his thoughts on the future of education and Stand Up Comedy. He was a World Class Bicyclist and has an unbelievable work ethic and incredible drive. He shares his…
TED TALKS (Way 2 Much) 2 Billy Ray Bauer… about his youth and the fame and fortune of being a Comedian
Jun 9 • 49 min
This show is respectfully dedicated to Mr. Corey Hall, 43 years old, a pillar of the Detroit Stand Up Comedy Community, who we loss just a couple days ago, way too young and way too soon. He will be missed by many.Sit back and enjoy Part 2 of Billy…
Billy Ray Bauer… about the Role of Comedy, Styles of Comedy & his Great Parents.
May 26 • 43 min
I spent the afternoon in the presents of one of the Great Longtime & Local Stand Up Comedians. Billy Ray Bauer has not only had a successful career as a “road comic” but is well spoken and has a lot of insight, when it comes to Comedy and the…
Nick Pizzuti … (Way 2 Much) about Sex Behaviors, Government & Drugs!
May 19 • 41 min
Welcome to Part 2 of my “In Studio” (kind of a big deal) interview with Nick Pizzuti. I am not really sure if these are Opinions, Ideas or just Passing Thoughts but it’s kind of funny to know what is going on in some people’s brains! Yes, I am no…
Nick Pizzuti … about Living in the Danger Zone, Fads & Bitches
May 13 • 49 min
My good friend and fellow Comedian Nick Pizzuti risks Covid 19 exposure just to come in Studio, and entertain you with his take on what’s happening. From getting dumped by ladies to grocery shopping and dating Bitches… Nick has some thoughts… Enjoy!
Sal Demilio (Way 2 Much)… about Podcasting, Golf and the Corona Virus
Apr 30 • 52 min
This is part 2 of our phone interview with Sal Demilio, who has been a Stand Up Comedian for more than 2 decades. He also has a top Podcast, https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/the-sal-and-bob-show where they review Steak Houses. So check that out! He is…
Sal Demilio… about the Future of Stand Up, Good Shows / Bad Shows & one Tough Double Show.
Apr 24 • 46 min
Ted has a great conversation with 23 Year Stand Up Veteran, Sal Demilio about all things comedy. Sal shares his thoughts on where Stand Up is going and some of his more memorable experiences. He is a Super Funny guy and if you are interested in taking…
Tom E Thompson (Way 2 Much) … about the mind set of Comedy, Bernie Mac’s break out set and Dating from the Friend Zone.
Apr 19 • 48 min
This is a call with my good friend Tom E Thompson, professional Comedian. We talk a lot about Comedy technique and strategies that seem to work. As well as words of wisdom from Dave Landau, Bill Bushart, Matt Holt and the greatness of Bernie Mac at the…
Tom E Thompson… about a Perfect Childhood, Becoming a Biker & Comedian side jobs.
Apr 15 • 41 min
Tom E Thompson was kind enough to spend a few hours just chatting on the phone and sharing everything you could ever want to know about life as a Stand Up Comedian
Jay Harris… about Comedy, Big Juicey, the Flint Water Crisis & More
Apr 7 • 26 min
Flint area native (Beecher) Jay Harris stops by to smile and tolerate me (he does a lot of that) and talk about the “side door” to starting a Comedy Career. He is a Stand Up Comedian and a member of the HILARIOUSLY funny “Flint Water Bottles” with Big…
Melissa Hager … about Practical Jokes, Comedy Shows, Truck Drivers and Dating
Mar 21 • 67 min
My small town lady friend, Melissa Hager stops by and shares how her life-long sense of humor, has lead her to start her own Stand Up Comedy show… when she had never heard of Stand Up! She is a very funny and upbeat lady who grew up the daughter of a…
Mark Bonto… about Flint, Michael Moore, Comedy and Dating.
Mar 14 • 49 min
My good friend Mark Bonto and not only a Native, but also current resident of my hometown of Flint Michigan stops by to share a few thoughts about our city and our childhood growing up here. He was good enough to play a game of “Just the Facts” where we…
Ron Rigby (Way 2 Much)… about Dating, Religon, Dating, Comedy, Dating and MUCH More!
Mar 6 • 77 min
Flint Stand Up Comedian… talking Comedy Religion and Dating with a Detroit Comedian. Enjoy!
Ron Rigby… about Trains, Bad Words, Sailing and Fish Tanks.
Feb 28 • 84 min
My good friend and Stand Up Comedian Ron Rigby stops by to interview me (apparently) and talk about Comedy Styles, Dirty Words, Sailing and Fish Tanks. So funny, I couldn’t figure out what to cut. Two old White Men and non-stop chatter. Enjoy!
Joel Fragomeni… about Podcasting, Comedians, Dating & Renting to Ladies!
Feb 22 • 66 min
Today’ guest is a pillar of the Comedy Community in Detroit and founder of the longest running Comedy Podcast in the World. Joel Fragomeni shares the history of podcasting (in 10 easy minutes) & who’s doing Stand Up Comedy from Newbies, all the way…
Billy Reno… about Prince Andrew, our Stand Up Comedy Tour & Dating
Feb 14 • 82 min
Comedian Billy Reno talks with Ted about a Wayward Youth as a Want-a-Be Chocolate Milk Thief, the Royals, life on the road doing Comedy… and making money by delivering Vodka to Good-looking Local Ladies. He is a good friend and really funny. Check…
Chris Lazar…about being a Salesman, How to Meet Women & Disco Dancing with Dudes!
Feb 5 • 92 min
Chris explains: what it feels like to be Chris, why sales is a good first job, how to meet the ladies and Disco Dancing with Dudes!