February 27, 2014
Dave Itzkoff of The New York Times and author of the new book “Mad As Hell: The Making of Network and the Fateful Vision of the Angriest Man in Movies” joins Jake to talk about story of Howard Beale. The first known instance of a man who was killed because he had lousy ratings. It’s an in depth discussion on Paddy Chayefsky’s satirical film Network you won’t want to miss. Don’t forget to check out all the videos from this episode are over at youtube.com/TheFogelnestFiles! If you’re in Los Angeles, come join Jake as he presents a midnight 35mm screening of Ladies and Gentleman: The Fabulous Stains on Friday, April 4th at Cinefamily! Go to www.cinefamily.org for tickets.
June 12, 2014
David Krumholtz joins Jake this week to talk about crazy neighbors, how David’s grandmother was the inspiration behind the Gigi character he portrays for the comedy weather website Weather From (www.weatherfrom.com), and the greatest prank David ever played on Jake in high school. Plus, they look at David’s contribution to the Harlem Shake meme and Jake introduces David to the wetlook fetish. Check out all the videos from today’s episode over at youtube.com/TheFogelnestFiles!
June 5, 2014
Max Silvestri makes his way from New York to join Jake as they talk all about how Jake flew first class, Max’s new stand-up album “King Piglet,” and why Max is a New York mainstay. They also take a gander at a Gangnam Style parody called “Hot Dog Condom Style” and identical twin goth cheerleaders doing an Iggy Azalea cover. Check out all the videos from today’s episode over at youtube.com/TheFogelnestFiles!
May 29, 2014
Nick Thune joins Jake this week to discuss Scott Weiland’s missing credit card, a passionate young man who is angry at NASA and a little bit of spirituality. They also take a look at who is following Joe Perry from Aerosmith on Twitter. Check out all the videos from today’s episode over at youtube.com/TheFogelnestFiles! Jake will be a guest on a LIVE taping of How Was Your Week with Julie Klausner on Sunday, June 1st at The Bell House in Brooklyn, New York. Get tickets at the www.thebellhouseny.com!
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