Paula Poundstone

Paula Poundstone is an American stand-up comedian, author, actress, interviewer, and commentator. Beginning in the late 1980s, she performed a series of one-hour HBO comedy specials. She provided backstage commentary during the 1992 presidential election on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.

Guest Appearances

The Smells Of Christmas

Fake The Nation #232December 24, 2020

The tree! The smells! Paula Poundstone and Dorian Warren join Negin to talk about their favorite Christmas traditions. Later on, Samantha Bee and Wajahat Ali share their funniest memories which include an embarrassing moment at a children's recital and a language mix up in…

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Optimistic, Yet Miserable

Fake The Nation #225November 5, 2020

Paula Poundstone and Dorian Warren join Negin to predict how the presidential election is going to play out. They unpack the role religion played for some Trump voters. Everyone reveals their favorite comfort movies and TV shows—Paula makes a strong case for Mary…

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Paula Poundstone

Comedian Paula Poundstone talks with Andy Richter about learning not to “look for peaches in a hardware store”, the joys and pitfalls of working in a nursing home, and working on a pilot with Debbie Reynolds. Check out Paula’s podcast Nobody Listens…

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Paula Poundstone

Never Not Funny #2506September 18, 2019

Falling for it with Paula Poundstone. This episode is brought to you by Raycon (www.buyraycon.com/PARDO), ZipRecruiter (www.ziprecruiter.com/pardo), and Untuckit (www.untuckit.com).

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Conan O'Brien, Paula Poundstone, Andy Daly and Jen Kirkman at PCAT19

Select segments from Pardcast-A-Thon 2019 featuring Conan O'Brien, Paula Poundstone, Andy Daly and Jen Kirkman. Purchase the full 12-hour audio/video package at nevernotfunny.com! Proceeds benefit Smile Train. This episode is brought to you by LightStream (www.lightstream.com/PARDO), Quip (www.getquip.com/PARDO), and SeatGeek.

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Paula Poundstone

Never Not Funny #2311October 24, 2018

Skydiving with Paula Poundstone. This episode is brought to you by Everlane (www.everlane.com/PARDO), Robinhood (pardo.robinhood.com), and Hello Fresh.

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