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 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! …

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No Joke Podcast Episode 46: COLD

November 4, 2016

Put on a sweater and get cozy. In this episode, Billy and Adam discuss growing up in cold weather, moving to warm weather and then accidentally solve global warming. Plus, music by Justin Bieber! …

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No Joke Podcast Episode 46: CLOWNS (w/ Ahmed Bharoocha)

October 28, 2016

We explore the history of clowning and where it all went wrong. In this episode, comedian Ahmed Bharoocha joins us to discuss the rise in clown-related crimes and ways to improve their image. Plus, music by Barbara Streisand! …

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No Joke Podcast Episode 44: EMPATHY

October 21, 2016

Billy and Adam explore the virtues of empathy and how the world needs more of it. Is it taught? Are you born with it? And what steps can we take to make the world a more compassionate place? Plus, music by …

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No Joke Podcast Episode 43: AUDITIONS (w/ Nicole Byer)

October 14, 2016

MTV star, Nicole Byer, joins us to discuss the challenges of auditioning. In this episode, hear tales of bombing in front of Melissa McCarthy, stumbling in front of Beyonce and being a black fairy in Romania. Auditioning… it aint easy.