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Twice a month, comedian Cody Melcher invites a couple of funny friends over to talk about a really really weird book they've all just read. Funny people, crazy books.

Twice a month, comedian Cody Melcher invites a couple of funny friends over to talk about a really really weird book they've all just read. Funny people, crazy books.
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Chicago, IL

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Twice a month, comedian Cody Melcher invites a couple of funny friends over to talk about a really really weird book they've all just read. Funny people, crazy books.

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@Tomefoolery

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English


Episodes

138. 'The Immortal Nicholas' w/ Matthew Gaydos

12/3/2018
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Cody is joined by video producer and podcast host Matthew Gaydos to rediscover the magic of the Biblical Santa Claus (and Biblical Krampus!). You can find your copy of the book online or, yeah, actually, let’s be real, it’s only available online. The Immortal Nicholas by Glenn Beck A thrilling new holiday novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Glenn Beck. BEFORE HE WAS FATHER CHRISTMAS…HE WAS SIMPLY A FATHER. Thirteen-time #1 national bestselling author Glenn Beck...

Duration:01:24:34

137. ’The Trump Card' w/ Zach Heltzel

11/19/2018
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Cody is joined by comedian and podcaster Zach Heltzel to finally discover our inner business diva. You can find your copy of the book online or in the bargain bin at Kaybee Toys. The Trump Card by Ivanka Trump INSPIRATION. SUCCESS. CONFIDENCE. PASSION. No one is born with these qualities, but they are the key ingredients for reaching goals, building careers, or taking a blueprint and turning it into a breathtaking skyscraper. In The Trump Card,Ivanka Trump recounts the compelling...

Duration:01:16:40

136. ’Unhinged' w/ Nathalie Holmes

11/5/2018
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Cody is joined by comedian and actress Nathalie Holmes in this incredibly silly episode about an incredibly silly book. You can find your copy of the book online or at your friend who likes to say they read the newspaper even if it's just the cartoons and society sections. Unhinged: An Insider's Account of the Trump White House by Omarosa Manigault Newman #1 New York Times Bestseller The former Assistant to the President and Director of Communications for the Office of Public...

Duration:01:09:30

135. ’The Faithgirlz! Bible' w/ Meegan Kelleher

10/22/2018
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Cody is joined by comedian Meegan Kelleher to get right with the Lord in the traditionalist church of Lisa Frank. You can find your copy of the book online or, like, at your friend’s place or some junk, like, get off my case, DAD. NIV, Faithgirlz! Bible: Revised Edition, Hardcover by Nancy N. Rue and GOD Every girl wants to know she’s totally unique and special. This Bible says that with Faithgirlz! sparkle. Through the many in-text features found only in the Faithgirlz! Bible, girls...

Duration:01:04:19

134. ’The Search for Atlas' w/ Sara Ghaleb

10/8/2018
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Cody is joined by writer and comedian Sara Ghaleb to search for the only man who can save the circus: Who is Gordon Gecko? You can find your copy of the book online or in the bedroom of the child on the block who is actively taught that sharing is NOT caring. 'The Tuttle Twins and the Search for Atlas' by Connor Boyack (Author), Elijah Stanfield (Illustrator) In a world filled with consumers, what happens if the producers give up and leave? And how can people better practice personal...

Duration:01:06:37

133. ‘Left Behind the Kids' w/ Tamara Lynn Chambers

9/24/2018
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Cody is joined by actor and YouTuber Tamara Lynn Chambers to return to our youth in the Hellscape of The Lord’s punishment. You can find your copy of the book online or at a small town school library. 'Left Behind: The Kids' by Jerry Jenkins and Tim LaHaye with Chris Fabry With over seven and one-half million copies sold in the series, Left Behind: The Kids is a favorite of kids ages 10-14. Following teens that were “left behind,” they have nothing left but their newfound faith in Jesus...

Duration:01:07:15

132. ‘Communion' w/ Peter-john Byrnes

9/10/2018
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Cody is joined by comedian, podcaster, and long-suffering friend of the show Peter-john Byrnes to really dive... deep... into the alien conspiracy they don't want you to know about. You can find your copy of the book online or... you know... 'Communion: A True Story' by Whitley Strieber The author of "The Wolfen" and "The Hunger" tells the true story of his encounters with intelligent nonhuman beings and explains how his initial skepticism turned into a frightened but clear and open...

Duration:01:02:03

131. ‘Fool of the Kingdom' w/ Sean White

8/27/2018
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Cody is joined by comedian Sean White to discover our inner clown within… the Lord. You can find your copy of the book online or in the community bookshelf of your local laundromat. 'Fool of the Kingdom: How to Be an Effective Clown Minister' by Philip D. Noble We're amazed at the scope of this book. Its collection of clown sketches -- its skill-building how-to -- its clown history -- its philosophy of life -- and more. SHOW NOTES: Previous Episode: 47. “Melanie’s Marvelous...

Duration:01:01:54

130. 'The Turner Diaries' w/ John-Michael Bond

8/13/2018
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Cody isjoined by comedian John-Michael Bond to tackle one of the most important and most horrible, awful, and soul-destroying books in American history. You can find your copy of the book online, literally, all over the place online. It’s sickening how easily you can find it online. 'The Turner Diaries' by Andrew MacDonald This is the book which the FBI and the controlled media have been claiming hysterically is the "blueprint" for everything from the Oklahoma City bombing to the...

Duration:01:32:39

129. ’The Maker’s Diet' w/ Jeremy Burchard

7/30/2018
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Cody isjoined by musician, writer, and entrepreneur Jeremy Burchard to get our beachbods whipped into shape with the classic diet of wandering through the desert! You can find your copy of the book online and within your heart and/or small intestine. ’The Maker’s Diet' by Jordan Rubin Are you looking for a health plan that is biblically based and scientifically proven? The Maker's Diet is just that. Using a truly holistic approach to health, this groundbreaking book leads you on a...

Duration:01:07:59

128. ‘Shut Up!' w/ Jackson Bird

7/16/2018
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Cody is joined by youtuber and activist Jackson Bird to get to the bottom of the world’s largest and most obvious library pornography crime ring. You can find your copy of the book online and at your local library… OR CAN YOU. ‘Shut Up!: The Bizarre War that One Public Library Waged Against the First Amendment' by Megan Fox and Kevin DuJan What bad things could possibly be happening in your local public library? In SHUT UP! The Bizarre War that One Public Library Waged Against the...

Duration:01:09:25

127. ‘unPHILtered' w/ Anna Hossnieh

7/2/2018
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Cody is joined by podcast host and producer Anna Hossnieh to really delve into the deep truths espoused by the most basic old dude to ever refuse to have a Twitter account. You can find your copy of the book online and at the house of that guy on the block who hordes balls that neighborhood children lose. ’unPHILtered' by Phil Robertson, Mark Schlabach The beloved patriarch of A&E’s® Duck Dynasty® series, Phil Robertson, shares his thoughtful—and opinionated—philosophy on life. In...

Duration:01:09:27

126. ‘My Life as a Dog' w/ Ian Ager

6/18/2018
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Cody is joined by comedian, humor writer, and EMT Ian Ager to open up the magical chifforobe into the world of the Frasier EU. You can find your copy of the book online and in that weird transitional space where a dream starts turning into a nightmare. ’My Life as a Dog' by Moose and Brian Hargrove What can you say about Moose? a lovable canine? A consummate professional? A bright star in the Hollywood universe? Yes, you could say all those things. Or you could just say that he was...

Duration:01:16:29

125. 'The Indigo Children' w/ Joe Kaye

6/4/2018
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Cody is joined by comedianJoe Kaye to retroactively explain away their childhoods. You can find your copy of the book online and in at least one Montessori school. ’The Indigo Children' by Lee Carroll and Jan Tober This book is a must for the parents of unusually bright and active children. Indigo children are those who display a new and unusual set of psychological attributes and show a pattern of behaviour generally undocumented before. In this groundbreaking book on the Indigo Child,...

Duration:01:06:49

124. ‘God Made Dad and Mom’ w/ Jessye Mueller & Matt Young

5/21/2018
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Cody is joined by actor, writer, improviser Jessye Mueller and actor, podcaster Matt Young to prepare for Pride Month the only way Cody knows how: anti-gay children’s books. You can find your copy of the book online and at the worst children’s library ever. ‘God Made Dad and Mom' by Amber Dee Parker This book has full color illustrations on every page. For children ages 5 to 8. Teaches children about traditional family values. Helps parents train up a child according to biblical...

Duration:01:10:09

123. ‘Dangerous’ w/ Kyle Shire

5/7/2018
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Cody is joined by comedian, writer, and producer Kyle Shire to slowly walk into the ocean (metaphorically… maybe). You can find your copy of the book online and only online. If you find it elsewhere, immediately put it down and walk away. ‘Dangerous' by Milo Yiannapoulos The liberal media machine did everything they could to keep this book out of your hands. Now, finally, Dangerous, the most controversial book of the decade, is tearing down safe spaces everywhere. Show...

Duration:01:03:50

122. ‘Dianetics’ w/ Dan Sheehan

4/23/2018
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Cody is joined by comedian Dan Sheehan to definitely say nothing negative about this glorious book of Truth and Enlightenment. You can find your copy of the book online and at many convenient locations around the city of Los Angeles. Stop in for a personality test! It’s definitely a great and not at all horrific or dangerous way to spend an afternoon. ‘Dianetics' by Lafayette Ronald Hubbardson If you’ve ever felt there was something holding you back in life, ruining your plans and...

Duration:01:14:15

121. 'Was Karl Marx A Satanist’ w/ Lara Beitz

4/9/2018
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Cody is joined by comedian Lara Beitz to answer the age old question. You can find your copy of the book online and, I'm sure, at some dude's house somewhere. 'Was Karl Marx A Satanist' by Richard Wurmbrand It depends on what your definition of the word "Satanist" is. Show Notes: Currently Reading: ‘The Elegance of the Hedgehog' by Muriel Barbery Topics: Red Scare & Satanic Panic Follow TOMEFOOLERY for information about upcoming episodes & books: @Tomefoolery and...

Duration:01:02:00

120. 'Everything You Wanted to Know But Were Never Told’ w/ Andy Sell

3/26/2018
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Cody is joined by writer and comedian Andy Sell to finally point the inconsistencies in David Icke’s theories. FINALLY. You can find your copy of the book online and literally nowhere else. 'Everything You Wanted to Know But Were Never Told' by David Icke "I want to make it clear before we start what the title represents. Everything You Need To Know, But Have Never Been Told does not refer to all that people need to know in terms of information and knowledge. How could you put that...

Duration:01:25:54

119. ‘A New Look at Wife Swapping’ w/ Kelsey Gruebnau

3/12/2018
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Cody is joined by comedian and therapist Kelsey Gruebnau to swap stories ‘bout swapping. You can find your copy of the book online and you know 😉. ‘A New Look at Wife Swapping’ by Roger Blake, PhD The swinger and free love Cultists are continuing to practice their orgies...But their going underground now! Show Notes: Kelsey’s Dissertation: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/J8675309 Currently Reading: ‘Outlander’ Series by Diana Gabaldon ‘Prey’ Series by John...

Duration:01:18:28