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Join hosts Rivers Langley, Pat Reilly, and Mr. Goodnight on their intrepid aural expedition through the world of oft-forgotten pop culture on "The Goods from the Woods". Featuring personal tales and recollections on the theme from the hosts and their special weekly guests, "The Goods from the Woods" will leave you enlightened. It will leave you enraptured. You will find yourself changed, daddy! Also, you will laugh.

Join hosts Rivers Langley, Pat Reilly, and Mr. Goodnight on their intrepid aural expedition through the world of oft-forgotten pop culture on "The Goods from the Woods". Featuring personal tales and recollections on the theme from the hosts and their special weekly guests, "The Goods from the Woods" will leave you enlightened. It will leave you enraptured. You will find yourself changed, daddy! Also, you will laugh.
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Santa Monica, CA

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Join hosts Rivers Langley, Pat Reilly, and Mr. Goodnight on their intrepid aural expedition through the world of oft-forgotten pop culture on "The Goods from the Woods". Featuring personal tales and recollections on the theme from the hosts and their special weekly guests, "The Goods from the Woods" will leave you enlightened. It will leave you enraptured. You will find yourself changed, daddy! Also, you will laugh.

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1323-A 3rd St Santa Monica, CA 90401 (310) 451-0850


Episodes

Episode #212 - "Cars" with Troy Walker

9/18/2018
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In this episode, the Goods from the Woods Boys welcome comedian Troy Walker back to the show after too damn long, frankly. This time, Troy's here to talk about cars: both good and HORRIBLY, HORRIBLY bad. We're talkin' about our first cars and their often inglorious ends in the ditches, parking lots, and road shoulders of this great country. We also chat a little bit about Troy's live weekly comedy show SKITS and, of course, a few fun side tangents. We hope you enjoy this episode whether...

Duration:01:20:31

Episode #211 - "Vortex I" with Adam Tod Brown

9/11/2018
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In this episode, the Goods Boys are joined by guest host comedian Scott Howard and the Grand Poobah of the Unpopular Opinion Podcast Network: Adam Tod Brown! For this episode, Rivers unfurls the story of the first, last, and only government-sponsored music festival: Vortex I: A Biodegradable Festival of Life. Vortex I was held for a week at a state park outside of Portland, Oregon. The ulterior motive behind the festival was to lure hippies away from the city so they would not interfere with...

Duration:01:24:26

Episode #210 - "Butt Rock Gauntlet"

9/4/2018
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In this episode, the Goods from the Woods Boys explore the worst sub-genre of rock 'n' roll: BUTT ROCK! This episode is all about trying to figure out which butt rock song is the butt rock-y-est of all time. Will it be "Figured You Out By" Nickelback? Will it be "Sway" by Coal Chamber? "Click Click Boom"? Something by Limp Bizkit? Will it be an unforeseen dark horse with a game-winning RKO from outta nowhere? You'll just have to tune in to find out. Step inside Dr. Pat's Psycho Circus. This...

Duration:01:14:59

Episode #209 - "Celebrity Restaurants" with Emily Faye

8/28/2018
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In this episode, the Goods from the Woods Boys welcome comedian Emily Faye to talk about what happens when celebrities try to get in the restaurant business. From the beginning of Hollywood there have always been celebrities trying to become restaurateurs and they almost always fail in hilarious ways. In this episode we talk about everyone from Jennifer Lopez to Mickey Rooney; Fatty Arbuckle to Flavor Flav. We also sample Mark and Donnie Wahlburg's Wahlburgers and Danny Trejo's Donuts live...

Duration:01:29:31

Episode #208 - "WPW Superstars"

8/21/2018
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In this episode, Rivers and Dr. Pat are recording this episode at the bar at the Moose Lodge in Burbank, CA before their gig announcing for The Brian Kendrick's Wrestling Pro Wrestling! The Goods from the Woods Boys decided to sit down with some of the talent on the show. This episode features WPW Champ (at the time) Darwin Finch, Jon Allen AKA "Ricotta Flair", Erik Kilmerer AKA "The Sassy Assassin", Jason Wayne Christian of Jakked Comedy Wrestling, as well as past guests of the show,...

Duration:01:21:18

Episode #207 - "Broadway Flops" with Alex Mandelberg

8/14/2018
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In this episode, Rivers, Dr. Pat, and Joe Raines are talking to comedian and professional thespian Alex Mandelberg about the biggest fails in the history of Broadway! We're talking "Carrie: The Musical", "Chess", "Moose Murders" and, of course, "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark"! You think bad movies are a fiasco? Wait 'til you hear these stories! Alex is super hilarious and we hope you check him out on all forms of social media @AMandelberg! Also, WHAT'S MR. GOODNIGHT UP TO THIS...

Duration:01:22:02

Episode #206 - "Payola" with Gabriel Rossman

8/7/2018
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In this episode, Rivers and Dr. Pat along with their special co-host comedian Joe Raines sit down with UCLA Sociology Professor (and Dr. Pat's doctoral adviser!) Gabriel Rossman! Dr. Rossman is here to tell us about the ridiculously sleazy radio payola scandals. From the whiskey-fueled orgies in the 50's to the cocaine-stuffed cassette tape payoffs of the 80's, the radio business is so unbelievably dirty and the payola stories are HILARIOUS! This is a great episode and we're psyched for...

Duration:01:22:01

Episode #205 - "Infomercials"

7/31/2018
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In this episode, Rivers and Dr. Pat are once again joined by guest host comedian Joe Raines and this week they're holding a tournament that's an instant classic about the BEST INFOMERCIALS! We're talking about Snuggie, the Shake Weight, the Greatest Vitamin in the World, as well as the titans of infomercials like Billy Mays, Ron Popeil, and Matthew Lesko! Also, WHAT'S MR. GOODNIGHT UP TO THIS WEEK??? You can follow us on Twitter: @TheGoodsPod Rivers is @RiversLangley Dr. Pat is...

Duration:01:19:06

Episode #204 - "Milli Vanilli"

7/24/2018
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In this episode, after nearly a year on our list of possible "Deep Dive" episode topics, Dr. Pat finally gets to talk to Rivers and special guest host Joe Raines about one of his favorite artists who also just so happen to be the most infamous musical frauds of all time: MILLI VANILLI! From the late 80's until the early 90's, Milli Vanilli was one of the most popular groups in the world. Then, after winning a Grammy for "Best New Artist" and losing a game of chicken with their evil record...

Duration:01:24:56

Episode #203 - "Redneck Pompeii" with Dr. Benjamin Sawyer

7/17/2018
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In this episode, Pat and Rivers are joined by special guest host Joe Raines and special guest comedian and history professor, Dr. Benjamin Sawyer! This episode is all about the weirdos of academia, historically bad ideas (mostly 18th and 19th century submarines), and the FASCINATING untold history of Memphis wrestling and the Harlem Globetrotters. Plus! We hear a new voicemail from Mr. Goodnight on the road. This episode rules and we're stoked for you to hear it. Follow Ben on all social...

Duration:01:25:50

Episode #202 - "Disney" with Mallory Jean Fuccella

7/10/2018
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In this episode, the Goods from the Woods Boys are joined by comedian and internationally-touring children's educational entertainer Mallory Jean Fuccella to talk about Disney and Pixar! This episode hits upon different points across the entire history of the company. We start off by talking about the history of Uncle Walt himself and then move into the story of Pixar. This episode is a ton of fun and if you like children's movies that are actually made to destroy the emotions of adults or...

Duration:01:21:44

Episode #201 - "American Gladiators" with Jeff May

7/3/2018
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In this episode, we're celebrating the Fourth of July (aka Dr. Pat's Birthday!) with our good friend and TWO TIME guest of the show, comedy's Jeff May! This episode is all about the early 90's smash hit television show 'American Gladiators' which ran for 139 episodes from 1989 until 1996. Dr. Pat and Jeff both happen to be experts on the topic of this show which represented a time period in which America was truly at "peak Florida". Absolutely everything was spandex and neon and everyone was...

Duration:01:18:32

Episode #200 - "Mr. T" with Jim Bruce

6/26/2018
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In this episode, after a 196 episode absence the Goods from the Woods Boys are joined once again by comedian and star of our 'Quantum Leap' episode: Jim Bruce! For episode #200, we're dedicating our entire episode to the one and only MR. T! He was one of the biggest stars of the 80's and, as it turns out, he's probably the only celebrity who's actually every bit the person he claims to be. Mr. T rules and we're so stoked to bring this episode to y'all. Find Jim Bruce on Twitter...

Duration:01:16:38

Episode #199 - "1999" with Luke Jensen

6/19/2018
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In this episode, the Goods from the Woods Boys sit down for a SUPERSIZED episode with one of their all-time favorite guests, Luke Jensen, and they're running down THE ENTIRE YEAR OF 1999 aka "The Attitude Era of the World". This guide is as hilarious as it is comprehensive you'll ever find. It might legitimately be our magnum opus. Give it a listen and see! If not for us, do it for the "Nookie". Follow Luke on Twitter and Instagram at @LukeFJensen. You can follow us on Twitter:...

Duration:02:01:44

BONUS EPISODE! - "World Cup 2018 Prediction Show"

6/14/2018
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Happy World Cup, y'all! Here's a little bit of bonus content from the Goods from the Woods boys. In this episode, Dr. Pat, Rivers, Mr. Goodnight, and our guest from earlier in the week, Sam Harter, go through their brackets as they try to determine who's gonna win the big prize. The thing is Pat is the only one who knows anything about soccer. The other three literally know NOTHING about the teams or even the sport really and that's where the fun comes in. This is a really great short bonus...

Duration:00:53:44

Episode #198 - "Overeating" with Sam Harter

6/12/2018
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In this episode, the Goods from the Woods Boys sit down with comedian Sam Harter to talk about the always-bad decisions involved with overeating. We talk about buffets and TUMS and steak and Alka-Seltzer. This episode is overstuffed with fun and we think you're gonna love it! Follow Sam on all social media @SlamHarter. Song of the week this week is "All I Gave" by World Party. You can follow us on Twitter: @TheGoodsPod Rivers is @RiversLangley Dr. Pat is @PM_Reilly Mr. Goodnight...

Duration:01:09:15

Episode #197 - "Sushi Blunders" with Kaseem Bentley

6/5/2018
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In this episode, the Goods from the Woods Boys are joined by one of San Francisco's finest comedians: Kaseem Bentley! This episode absolutely covers the yard; from a discussion of Kaseem's time working with special needs kids, to Byron Allen buying the Weather Channel, to a particularly hilarious discussion of how long everyone could last on a very specific Japanese game show. This episode is lean and mean and PURE COMEDY GOLD. Get after it, y'all. Follow Kaseem on all forms of social media...

Duration:00:58:16

Episode #196 - "Worst Albums Ever"

5/29/2018
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In this episode, the Goods from the Woods Boys run down WIkipedia's list of the supposed "Worst Albums of All Time". How bad could these really be? Well, as it turns out, they're pretty bad but also HILARIOUS. This episode will delve into albums such as GNR's long-awaited flop 'Chinese Democracy', Billy Joel's prog rock band "Attila", and the HORRIBLE Lou Reed and Metallica collaboration! We are very proud of this episode and we just know you're gonna dig it! Song of the week this week is...

Duration:01:36:21

Episode #195 - "Balloon Boy" with Steve Chiotakis

5/22/2018
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In this episode, the Goods from the Woods Boys are joined by L.A. radio legend, Steve Chiotakis, Afternoon News Anchor for KCRW here in Los Angeles! So, we figured that since we have a legitimate newsman in the studio, we might as well talk about the moment in 2009 when the news (specifically 24 hour cable news) "jumped the shark". On October 15, 2009, the nation was captivated by events in the skies above Denver, Colorado where a UFO shaped balloon supposedly carrying a six year old boy...

Duration:01:26:02

Episode #194 - "Where'd the Cheese Go?" with Raj Desai

5/15/2018
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In this episode, the Goods from the Woods Boys are joined by one of their all-time favorite Los Angeles-based comedians, Raj Desai! This episode goes deep into the failures of fast food novelty menu items Did you know, at one time, McDonalds had both pizza and wings and Taco Bell had a burger called a "Bell Beefer"? It's as true as it is disgusting: VERY! We also talk a little bit about the movie 'Major League', sports hero posters, and the now well-known story of the New Jersey...

Duration:01:06:08