David Tribble & The History Of Standup

Please enjoy this interview with David Tribble, as he walks us through the end of the 70’s live music scene, the dawn of the comedy road gig, and “the boom” (as it was called) of the 1980s, and the eventual decline of road comedy. An insightful and honest collection of genuine insights about things like small town prejudices -both racial and sexist- the evolution of comedy as craft over the last 30 years; where it’s been and where it’s going.

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The People vs Larry Flynt

As our dear old friend Mr. Carl Warmenhoven might say if he were here…Good Internet to you all and to the rest of you as well! Now kindly sit down, shut up, and strap in for this rib-tickling, gut-busting, knee-slapping, and sometimes ear-scorching session of first amendment fun, as Rated80s looks at the 1996 T&A/constitutional law flick, The People Vs Larry Flynt.

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The Last Starfighter

WARNING:
The following program is Rated80s and may not be be suitable for all audiences. It will contain pornographyalien abduction, and vehicular homicide.
Listener discretion is advised…

Our episode this episode is the 1984 hero’s journey tale The Last Star Fighter.

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Akira

Hey kids, this ain’t no Afghanistanimation! It’s Akira!
Biker gangs, juvenile delinquents, reform school, high school sweethearts, psychics with progeria, people exploding…it’s all here!
So, Whitman was skeptical of Rusty’s claim during the podcast of a historical black Samurai…but he’s real! He was from Mozabique and his name was Yasuke! Click the read more button to turn learning into an adventure!

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Forced Exposition: Garbage Pail Kids

The Battleship of It’s day, join us for our discussion for one of the worst ideas of a movie created from an existing property ever, the Garbage Pail Kids!

This is another “Forced Exposition” episode, as Jeremy runs Rusty through the entire, confusing, poorly thought out, misguided, pointless plot of The Garbage Pail Kids, which is widely regarded as one of the worst movies of all times.

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