Episode 32: Squirting And Being Vulnerable Ft. Paige Polesnak
You Can't Laugh At That
What is taboo and why isn't it okay to talk about it? Pittsburgh comedian Paige Polesnak joins David and Steve to break down the hilarious bit that got her banned from Crackers Comedy Club in Indianapolis. While most people are hesitant about getting personal and showing their vulnerable sides, comedians are willing to share their deepest, grossest secrets, taking something "taboo," and making it okay to talk about. Like squirting. In this episode, we discuss: -Getting personal onstage -Paige's source for her personal material -Mining material from our cringeworthy high school moments -The joke that got Paige banned from a comedy club -How going to a Catholic school impacts sexuality -The one-sided intimacy of performing stand-up -Paige realizes that she may be an asshole -Performing a joke about an ex's dead parent in front of that ex -Using AirDrop as part of your performance (and to creep on hot guys at coffee shops) -The rule of 3s -The comedy books Paige has read (and the story of the creep who gave her one of them) -The societal construct of what's taboo -Double standards of club bookers when male comics talk about explicit content vs. when female comics do -How Whitney Cummings and Nikki Glaser approach squirting in their own stand-up specials -Making it okay and empowering to be insecure -Being shamed for something awesome -Why Paige transitioned from music to comedy -And more! Produced by Golden Ox Studio | Music: Producedbyzip
Hang in there with us this episode, Tanner may have (read: most definitely) had a few too many beers the night before recording this episode. But alas, the show goes on and to help how, he brought in guest host from The Bitch Beer Podcast, Caroline King. But they also have Pittsburgh comedians Paige Polesnak & Kayleigh Dumas swing by the studio to talk with us about various comedy scenes, dating, working as a creative professional, and bad jobs of yesteryear.
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Paige Polesnak is a stand-up comedian out of Pittsburgh. Not only is she hilarious, but she's one of the friendliest people you'll ever meet (as you'll hear with your ears when you listen to the episode). This is a good one, and you're gonna love it. Paige and Nate talk about growing up with comedy, parents, the #MeToo movement, and how Skyrim is a virtual chore game.Go to Facebook right now and follow @PaigePolesnakComedy!!PLEASE, please, pLeAsE SUBSCRIBE TO THE SHOW! It takes a click of a button and t
Two fantastic guests join Tyler today to make us all feel a little more uncomfortable. The wonderful Paige Polesnak tells us how she brings life to her comedy by incorporating music as a catalyst. Also sharing life experiences is Grant Martucci a life long librarian who just can't seem to get a break. When life gives you lemons, you sit back and say, "Yep, that figures." Enjoy the awkwardness. Pure Awkwardness RSS