Janeane Garofalo wears tights, loves dogs, and is one of comedians to whom the alternative comedy movement is attributed. Her performances at Un-Cabaret and Luna Lounge not only inspired a generation of comics, but landed her roles on The Ben Stiller Show, The Larry Sanders Show, and Saturday Night Live. Much of her comedy is political and she formerly co-hosted Air America’s The Majority Report with Sam Seder. Her latest stand-up recording If You Will and is available on DVD.
April 24, 2018
Comedians Todd Barry & Janeane Garofalo join Jo & Manolo to play listener-created games with callers.
Games played: Toto’s Africa or Out of Africa, Old New Amsterdam, and Dr. Advice Show.
January 8, 2013
Do you believe in conspiracy theories? The one and only Janeane Garofalo joins Tig, Kyle, David, and Aaron to discuss the moon landing, why she disconnected from the internet in 2004, the theories surrounding 9/11, the Flat Earth Society, and the assassination of John F. Kennedy. Janeane also shares how Paula Poundstone inspired her, being grateful for the spade of luck & opportunity she has had in her career, and the many tangents of the lovable Dave Hill. Don’t sleep on this episode Blastronauts!
September 22, 2010
Have you been waiting to hear Huell Howser explain Inception? Had you not even thought about how great that would be and are now super excited to listen to this episode? Well, don’t “pull a plugs” and fast-forward straight to that, because you’ll miss appearances by Janeane Garafalo and Andy Dick. Andy gives us some saucy Hollywood stories, while Scott gives Janeane some advice for her upcoming show Criminal Minds Miami. Paul Giamatti very graciously comes by and humbly discusses his career, and Huell Howser ponders whether or not wolves can hear. Super fans will enjoy this rare glimpse into who Scott was in the 90’s when he first met Janeane.
September 17, 2010
Did you know that the average homeless person would rather listen to Sklarbro Country than use a LeBron James jersey for warmth? How can you blame them, with The Sklars bringing in fantastic guests like Janeane Garafalo and Snoop Dogg?!? The guys peel back the layers of alternative pin-up girl Janeane Garafalo, going from her friendship with Eddie Vedder during the inception of alternative comedy, to her wealth of knowledge regarding sports and reality television. She gives some comedy advice to those out there writing iTunes reviews, and gets to the psychology of athlete relationships. As if that wasn’t enough, Snoop Dogg visits the country and talks a bit about the VMA’s and the state of hip-hop. Enjoy the newest features: Douchebag of the Week, and Quick Hits!