No Joke Podcast episodes

In this upbeat and optimistic podcast, comedians Billy Scafuri and Adam Lustick explore a single topic and discuss their past, current and future relationships with it.

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No Joke Podcast Episode 66: LEARNING (w/ Baron Vaughn)

March 24, 2017

Billy, Adam and comedian Baron Vaughn explore the virtues of teaching yourself new things. In this episode, they discuss standardized education’s negative impacts, the importance of nurturing a child’s imagination and how the French Revolution is a blueprint for America …

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No Joke Podcast Episode 65: FILMMAKING

March 17, 2017

Billy recently directed a short film that stars Adam. In this episode, they discuss the various steps required to make a movie and relive past productions they have led. YouTube tips, TV show headaches and music by David Bowie! Sponsored …

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No Joke Podcast Episode 64: CATERING (w/ Dan Klein)

March 10, 2017

Billy and Adam spent five years working as caterers. In this episode, their co-worker, comedian Dan Klein relives some of their most humiliating moments on the job. Nehru jackets, mid-day naps and getting fired for a mustache. The service industry… …

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No Joke Podcast Episode 63: VIDEO GAMES

March 3, 2017

Billy and Adam explore the world of video games from Atari to Augmented Reality. Revisiting their past lives with gaming; they debate Nintendo vs. Genesis, Blitz vs. Madden and try to figure out who those women were in Bowser’s castle… …

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No Joke Podcast Episode 61: LIES

February 17, 2017

Lies are dangerous – but are they all bad? In this episode, Billy and Adam relive some of the best lies they’ve ever told. And they’ve told a lot. Public firings, underwear models and real estate mogul, Dohn Gigalo! Sponsored …

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No Joke Podcast Episode 60: DISNEY

February 10, 2017

Billy and Adam debate the Disney brand. Is Mickey a basic mouse? Can you really swim in coins like they did in Duck Tales? Were the subliminal messages in The Little Mermaid real? Plus, a Royal Rumble between Mickey Mouse, …

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No Joke Podcast Episode 59: POWER

February 3, 2017

How do people like Donald Trump become so powerful? After reading the book, “The 48 Laws of Power,” Billy might have an idea. In this episode, Billy and Adam discuss the book, it’s controversial techniques and how American History is …

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No Joke Podcast Episode 58: COLLEGE

January 27, 2017

Billy and Adam compare their college experiences and examine what they would do differently. The parties, the productivity and the West Village. If it’s on campus – it’s in this episode. Sponsored by Blue Apron …

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No Joke Podcast Episode 57: COURAGE (w/ Ned Fulmer)

January 20, 2017

Billy and Adam are joined by Buzzfeed Try Guy, Ned Fulmer, to discuss the risks and rewards that come with being courageous. Ned has swam with sharks, fought UFC fighters and performed a simulated pregnancy. But can he survive the podcast? …

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No Joke Podcast Episode 56: DINERS

January 13, 2017

In this episode, set at the fictional No Joke Diner, Billy and Adam discuss their love of Coca Cola and their hate of Cheeseburger in Paradise. Plus – huge menus, old waiters and our first SquareSpace ad of the year! …

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No Joke Podcast Episode 55: DATING

January 6, 2017

Despite being in long-term relationships, Billy and Adam imagine how they would date if they were single. In this episode, they discuss the rules of attraction from teenagers to tinder and quickly learn how difficult dating can be. Plus, music …

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No Joke Podcast Episode 54: NEW YEARS

December 30, 2016

Billy and Adam discuss the stress of New Year’s Eve and how the holiday can be improved. Topics include hologram pop stars, Times Square pee jars and the infamous cheeseburger deluxe. Plus, music by The Zombies! …

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No Joke Podcast Episode 53: CHRISTIAN ROCK (w/ Jen Tullock)

December 23, 2016

Billy and Adam visit a Mega Church with their guest, Jen Tullock. In this episode, they learn about religious Jumbotrons, overpriced Easter Pageants and, of course, Christian Rock. Plus, music by Merrigay Tullock! …

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No Joke Podcast Episode 52: SANTA

December 16, 2016

Billy and Adam determine whether Santa Claus is real. Topics include reindeer improvements, how to feed an elf and Santa’s wife, Debby. Plus, music by the Jackson 5! …

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No Joke Podcast Episode 51: FITNESS

December 9, 2016

In preparation for Tough Mudder, Billy and Adam discuss their personal fitness routines. Topics include martial arts, weight lifting, obstacle courses and more! Plus, music by Olivia Newton John! …

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No Joke Podcast Episode 50: THE FIRST 50

December 2, 2016

Billy and Adam take a look back at their favorite moments from the first fifty episodes of the podcast. Stories, shockers, confessions and ghosts – it’s all in this special recap show. Plus, music by Snakes! …

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No Joke Podcast Episode 49: SOCIAL MEDIA

November 25, 2016

Social media is a dual edged sword. In this episode, we discuss the costs and benefits of living in an interconnected age and look back on Billy’s brief modeling career. Plus, music by Snakes! …

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No Joke Podcast Episode 48: THANKSGIVING

November 18, 2016

After discussing the recent events of the past week, Billy and Adam turn their attention to Thanksgiving. A time to get together, sit around the table and argue with your uncle about politics. Also in this episode – giant macaroni, …

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No Joke Podcast Episode 47: BARACK OBAMA

November 11, 2016

We celebrate President Barack Obama by looking back at the past eight years. Topics include his accomplishments, his legacy, his wife, his knowledge of the NBA and frankly, his swag. Plus, music by Chance the Rapper! …