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Each week, comedian Paul Mecurio talks about his life, the world that he believes is out to get him and how he thinks he can change or beat that world (so far the score is World: 1,287, Paul: 0). Paul also interviews A-list celebrities, major newsmakers and the world's power brokers ... who are we kidding, he interviews whoever will talk to him.

Each week, comedian Paul Mecurio talks about his life, the world that he believes is out to get him and how he thinks he can change or beat that world (so far the score is World: 1,287, Paul: 0). Paul also interviews A-list celebrities, major newsmakers and the world's power brokers ... who are we kidding, he interviews whoever will talk to him.
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Los Angeles, CA

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Each week, comedian Paul Mecurio talks about his life, the world that he believes is out to get him and how he thinks he can change or beat that world (so far the score is World: 1,287, Paul: 0). Paul also interviews A-list celebrities, major newsmakers and the world's power brokers ... who are we kidding, he interviews whoever will talk to him.

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@paulmecurio

Language:

English


Episodes

Lawrence O'Donnell - MSNBC Host, "The Last Word w/Lawrence O'Donnell." Author, "Deadly Force."

10/15/2018
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A great conversation about a 1975 seminal Boston police shooting and coverup, the current state of police/citizen relationships in America, how to prevent race-related shootings, the current state of politics in America and more.

Duration:00:26:31

Bernard Kerik - NYC Police Commissioner on 9/11, Interior Minister-Iraqi Coalition

10/8/2018
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Kerik has led a fascinating life and been at the center of some of the biggest events in American history. He has fascinating stories about his days being NYC Police Commissioner and what it was like being Commissioner on that fateful day - 9/11, the chaos of that day, and how things changed forever in America as a result of the attack. He describes how we fight terrorism today, his experience in charge of the Iraqi Coalition after the Iraq Invasion and much more.

Duration:00:31:36

Gary Busey

10/1/2018
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Gary talks about ... well ... everything ... tumors, what letters represent, dreams ... this interview is hard to describe, it's just something you gotta hear. And we aren't just saying that. It's Gary at his best!

Duration:00:19:39

Omarosa - Her Time in The Trump White House

9/24/2018
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A fascinating account of Omarosa's time in the Trump administration with a unique insider's view on why Trump wanted to be President, what makes him tick, and what those in Trump's inner circle are really like and have to deal with on a daily basis in advising.

Duration:00:14:38

Ethan Hawke - 4-Time Oscar Nominee & Singer, Songwriter - Ben Dickey

9/17/2018
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A wide-ranging, engrossing talk with Ethan and Ben talk about their new film, "Blaze," about the iconoclastic singer/songwriter Blaze Foley. Very interesting insight from Ethan about how he approaches making a film, why Ben was right for the film, why music is so important to Ethan, how he tries to tell a story so it doesn't feel like a wikipedia page and much more.

Duration:00:29:41

John Fugelsang, Comedian, Actor, Host "Tell Me Everything" on SiriusXM.

9/10/2018
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A really fun, all-encompassing conversation with my good friend and one of the smartest and insightful comedians today. John talks about today's political landscape, Trump, Hillary, our 2-party system, why religion is like "fan clubs," his Mom leaving the nunnery and much more.

Duration:00:58:41

Burt Ward - "Robin" from The Iconic Series "Batman & Robin."

9/5/2018
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The Boy Wonder"" talks about the longevity of the series, being picked from obscurity to play one of the most iconic TV characters of all time, what he had to do in his audition to get the role, why the studio took out a big life insurance policy on him, getting things past the network censors, and his mission now to help rescue abandoned animals and more.

Duration:00:49:09

Billy West - Voice Over Artist of Characters From New Netflix Series, "Disenchantment," "Futurama," "Doug," "Ren & Stimpy," & More.

8/27/2018
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Billy describes working with "Simpsons" creator, Matt Groening, his process of coming up the iconic voices he does, how the voices he did as a weird kid helped him escape the tough homelife and more.

Duration:00:48:07

Jim Cantore - The Weather Channel

8/20/2018
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The preeminent meteorologist in the country and THE face of "The Weather Channel" talks about growing up in Vermont where he was fascinated by snow, how that sparked his love of weather, why some people never listen when told to evacuate during a major storm, if goal warming is a real thing, and why he at times has had to eat shredded wheat and cheese wiz!

Duration:00:38:35

"Wings" Drummer, Denny Seiwell - Founding Member w/Paul McCartney of "Wings"

8/13/2018
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Denny has great stories about his audition for Paul McCartney, starting the band "wings" with Sir Paul and the genius of Paul McCartney as seen in how the iconic song, "Live and Let Die" was written in 30 minutes, making the "Ram" album with the ex-Beatle, his own love of music and jazz, touring and much more.

Duration:00:28:32

Billy Bob Thornton-Oscar & Golden Globe Winner & JD Andrew

8/6/2018
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A very cool conversation with Billy Bob and JD about making music and their band "Boxmasters." Billy talks about writing music, why he was drawn to music as a kid before acting, how writing music helps his acting and writing screenplays, how influential and daunting "The Beatles" are when it comes to making his music and more.

Duration:00:31:22

Omar Epps, Actor/Author. Star of "Shooter," "Traffic," "Juice," "Higher Learning," "House."

7/30/2018
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A wide-ranging conversation with Omar, an amazing actor, about his acting career, his new book about the importance of fatherhood, what it was like growing up without a father, his passion for the arts and sports and more.

Duration:00:25:54

Perez Hilton, Social Media Influencer

7/23/2018
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The original influencer, Perez Hilton talks about how he changed culture and has been trailblazing through social media since 2004\. A New York University trained actor, he entertains millions daily on his eponymous website and social media channels.

Duration:00:27:48

Kevin Alison, Comedian and Actor

7/16/2018
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Kevin is a former member of the ground-breaking sketch group "The State" (which gave us comic actors, Tom Lennon and Michael Ian Black, among others). Kevin is the creator of RISK! the storytelling podcast. Kevin is also behind the Story Studio in NYC. We talk about bedbugs, gay orgies and sketch comedy. See which topic interests you the most!

Duration:01:12:50

Ben Lewin, Director, "The Catcher Was A Spy," Starring Paul Rudd

7/10/2018
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A fascinating look behind the scenes of the making this award-winning film, including great stories about working with the amazing cast, including, Paul Rudd, SiennaMiller, Paul Giamatti, Guy Pearce and others. Lewin also reveals never-before-heard stories about the amazing true life story behind this film.

Duration:00:32:41

Matt Walsh - From Showtime's "Veep," "Old School," & "Ted."

7/2/2018
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A bizarrely funny chat with Matt - hear him watch TV and look for a sock.

Duration:00:13:44

7-Time Emmy & Golden Globe Winning Actor, Alan Alda.

6/25/2018
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In this very special episode the great Alan Alda talks about working on the historic, seminal TV show, M*A*S*H, including great behind the scenes stories of being on the set and shooting the show. He also has hilarious stories about growing up in a "show business" family, a pig, working in Hollywood as a young actor, and we hear him talk about sludge in his throat plus much more.

Duration:00:54:38

BeBe Winans 6-time Grammy Award-Winning R&B and Gospel Singer

6/18/2018
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Bebe talks about his new hit autobiographical musical out that chronicles is amazing life story of leaving home at 17 to sing backup for Televangelist Jim and Tammy Faye Baker, how fame challenged his faith, how he deals with rejection and more.

Duration:00:31:06

Jim Rash - Dean Craig Pelton - NBC's "Community," Oscar Winning Screenwriter of "The Descendants" Starring George Clooney

6/11/2018
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Jim talks about his new movie "Bernard and Huey," his time working on the hitTV show "Community," working with comic actor David Koechner from SNL and writing an Oscar-winning film.

Duration:00:26:33

Erik Griffin - Comedian, Star of Showtime's "I'm Dying Up Here."

6/4/2018
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Erik talks about how amazing it is to be playing a comedian in the hey day of stand up comedy in the 70s in Hollywood, as a comic today how he how he deals with demands to be politically correct and why he left stand up for ten years and came back to it. Really cool conversation with a hilarious guy.

Duration:00:30:42