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Definitely DJ

Stand-up comedian D.J. Demers shoots the breeze with friends, both old and new. He's bad at hearing, but great at listening.

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Robby Hoffman

My old pal Robby Hoffman stops by for a nice little chat. She is an excellent stand-up and a comedy writer, most recently for the Chris Gethard Show in NYC.  She grew up with 9 siblings and a hard of hearing Mom, so she has some unique insight into the deaf experience. She's the best!

1hr 18mins

4 Feb 2018

Rank #1

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Kathy Buckley

Fellow hard of hearing comedian Kathy Buckley invites D.J. into her home. They discuss misconceptions about their hearing loss, Kathy's brushes with death, and Kathy convinces D.J. he's got what it takes to be a motivational speaker.

1hr 23mins

25 Apr 2017

Rank #2

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Jessica Flores

I chatted with hard of hearing vlogger and YouTuber, Jessica Flores. We have similar hearing losses and it was fun to commiserate and laugh about our shared experiences. Follow Jessica on Instagram @limemoney

1hr 6mins

7 Oct 2017

Rank #3

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Ali Sultan is Killin' it at KFC

Ali Sultan stops by the crib to talk about a lesbian neighbour who saved him from Typhoid in Ethiopia, why he still rocks with Michael Jackson, and his new stand-up album 'Happy To Be Here'.

50mins

21 Jun 2019

Rank #4

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Jordan Foisy

Jordan Foisy welcomes D.J. into his Toronto home on a rainy afternoon. They discuss toxic masculinity, fake feminists, and their diminishing desire to live like rock stars.

1hr 27mins

3 May 2017

Rank #5

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Zack Bornstein

Zack Bornstein is a stand-up comedian, writer, and director. He has worked for Saturday Night Live and Jimmy Kimmel Live. We talked until we both admitted we had to pee very badly and wrapped it up.  It was a really fun chat. 

1hr 24mins

14 Jan 2018

Rank #6

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Nick Wuthrich, a Real-Life Eunuch

This week, the kindly Nick Wuthrich invited me to his place to have a beer and shoot the breeze. Nick is a eunuch, meaning he was born without testicles, and we had a very informative and entertaining chat about his unique experience. That's not all we talked about, but I mean, come on, that's pretty damn interesting. Thank you for listening!  

1hr 29mins

22 May 2019

Rank #7

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Instagramming a Funeral with Ariana Basseri

The hilarious Ariana Basseri stops by the crib to talk about the perils of dating a mentalist, why she posted Instagram Stories from a funeral, and her joke that offended thousands of Persian men.  Please rate or leave a review if you'd be so kind. Thanks for listening!

1hr 16mins

15 May 2019

Rank #8

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Dustin Ybarra Welcomes DJ to Hollywood

Dustin Ybarra stops by my new place in Hollywood to welcome me to the neighborhood. We talk about the ups and downs of living in Hollywood, the joys of swimming in a pool alone, and a terrifying app that shows you what crime is happening in your neighborhood.

1hr 10mins

24 Apr 2019

Rank #9

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Candice Thompson - First Rogan, Now Definitely DJ!

Candice Thompson is a paid regular at the Comedy Store in LA, she's performed on The Tonight Show, and she is the host of the podcast, The Struggle with Candice Thompson. We talked about her experiences as a mixed Native American/Black woman in life and comedy, her repeat encounters with a Peeping Tom, and other fun stuff! (Not that Peeping Toms are fun. More terrifying than anything.) 

1hr 15mins

10 Apr 2019

Rank #10

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Paul Elia is not a Liar

My good buddy, Paul Elia, stops by to talk about his recent revelation regarding his last name, the trouble with auditioning for gambling commercials, and the hilarious sketches he's filmed on Conan.

1hr 24mins

9 May 2019

Rank #11

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Heart to Heart with JR De Guzman

We're back, baby! My great friend, JR De Guzman, stops by my place to talk about his outstanding stand-up special on Netflix, the power of a heart-to-heart hug, and he even creates a new theme song for the podcast!

1hr 5mins

21 Mar 2019

Rank #12

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Jose Barrientos

Joining me on this episode is my good friend, Jose Barrientos. Jose is a comedian, a military veteran, a hacker, and a fellow sesquipedalian.  

1hr 20mins

8 Jun 2017

Rank #13

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Steve Hernandez

Steve Hernandez is a former pastor turned comedian. He is very open about sex and relationships, and we got into the good stuff. Polyamory, swingers, the thrill of new love, and more.  Follow Steve on Twitter

1hr 25mins

28 Jan 2018

Rank #14

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James P. Connolly is Forever a Marine

James P. Connolly stops by the crib in Burbank. We talk about whether you should tip hotel staff, our respective experiences on America's Got Talent, and his time as a Marine (although he makes it clear you're ALWAYS a Marine). 

1hr 18mins

17 Apr 2019

Rank #15

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Ryan Bondy

Ryan Bondy is the star of the Book of Mormon and also one of my lifelong best friends. We spoke over the phone from Burbank, California to Melbourne, Australia. Modern technology is a beautiful thing. Follow Ryan Bondy on Instagram @bondy34

1hr 42mins

17 Sep 2017

Rank #16

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Ivan Decker is Pro-Nuclear!

My good pal and fellow Canadian, Ivan Decker, stops by my place in Burbank to talk about his Netflix special, the undeserved bad reputation of nuclear energy, and that time his dad karate kicked a would-be burglar in the face and threw him in a dumpster. 

1hr 32mins

27 Mar 2019

Rank #17

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Reem Edan on the Power of Burning Man

Reem Edan is an Iraqi-American comedian who was born in Colorado and now lives here in L.A. We talked about her feelings of being an outsider, coming thisclose to attending Harvard, and that time she found God at Burning Man in 2016.

1hr 17mins

4 Apr 2019

Rank #18

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Monty Scott

Monty Scott describes his recent near-death experience and the effect it had on his traditionally nihilistic outlook. Recorded at the renowned Comedy Bar in Toronto.

1hr 22mins

11 May 2017

Rank #19

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Dave Reinitz - "Jeff Bezos is an Asshole"

D.J. welcomes back his pal, Dave Reinitz. Dave is smart and makes D.J. feel smarter. They discuss the Flint water crisis, the obscenity of Jeff Bezos' wealth, and Dave's hypothetical platform if he ran for President of the United States. 

1hr 16mins

1 May 2019

Rank #20