Alison Rosen Is Your New Best Friend

Matt Walsh (Veep, Upright Citizens Brigade) stopped by this episode of Alison Rosen Is Your New Best Friend to talk about growing up in a big family, realizing he wanted to pursue comedy instead of psychology, meeting his wife, alcohol, improv, Del Close, vanilla ice cream, forming the Upright Citizens Brigade, Veep, the enthusiasm of kids and so much more. We also did a round of Just Me Or Everyone and HGFY. And we played a new game!

Direct download: ARIYNBF_171_MattWalsh.mp3
Category:Comedy -- posted at: 8:57pm PDT

Matt "Porcelain Punisher" Fondiler and Chris "Maxipada" Laxamana joined Alison and Gary once again for a delightful discussion about braces versus suspenders, correct wiping etiquette (the debate continues!), Ray's antics, what specific cars say about the people who drive them, squeezable yogurt and so much more. We also answered your tweets and did a round of Just Me Or Everyone.

Direct download: ARIYNBF_MBF_010_ChrisMatt.mp3
Category:Comedy -- posted at: 9:00pm PDT

Brad Williams stopped by this episode of Alison Rosen Is Your New Best Friend to discuss losing his virginity, being heckled by his father, various types of dwarfism and why he's okay with the M-word, losing a limbo contest, how he got into comedy, relationships, dating "reachers," his podcast About Last Night which just joined Jay Mohr's Fake Mustache Network and so much more. We also did a round of Just Me Or Everyone and HGFY.

Direct download: ARIYNBF_179_BradWilliams.mp3
Category:Comedy -- posted at: 9:00pm PDT

On this super special Thursday show, Alison and Gary are joined by Carolla Digital coworkers Matt "The Porcelain Punisher" Fondiler and Chris Maxipada-Laxamana to answer twitter questions and play a round of Just Me Or Everyone. Topics covered include what Alison is really like off the mic, who could take whom in a fight, who's the least manly according to Adam Carolla, sleeping nude, Dexter Morgan versus Nicholas Brody, whether to keep the bathroom door open or closed and so much more.

Direct download: ARIYNBF_MBF_009_ChrisMatt.mp3
Category:Comedy -- posted at: 9:00pm PDT

Lizz Winstead stopped by this episode of Alison Rosen Is Your New Best Friend to talk about her book, Lizz Free or Die, whether she's intimidating, giving blow jobs to loners, politics, stand up comedy, creating The Daily Show, Air America, dogs, dog poop, working on The Man Show, traveling tips, that thing that Adam Carolla said about women in comedy and so much more. We also did a round of Just Me Or Everyone

Direct download: ARIYNBF_169_LizzWinstead.mp3
Category:Comedy -- posted at: 9:00pm PDT

Chris Laxamana-Maxipada joined Alison and Gary on this episode to talk about working at Carolla Digital, the truth about whether waiters mess with your food if they dislike you and which super power one should choose if given the choice (hint: it isn't flying.) Then we talked to Tom Rapp (AKA Trapp Dog), the man behind the music on Alison Rosen Is Your New Best Friend to get an insider's perspective on how it all came together. We also took your twitter questions and were joined by The Porcelain Punisher to get to the bottom of whether the toilet paper should go over or under the roll.

Direct download: ARIYNBF_MBF_008_ChrisLaxamana.mp3
Category:Comedy -- posted at: 9:00pm PDT

Neal Brennan stopped by this episode of Alison Rosen Is Your New Best Friend to talk about relationships, growing up in a family of ten kids, codependence, narcissism, show biz, sexism, his podcast The Champs, anger, matrimony and so much more. We also did a round of Just Me Or Everyone

Direct download: ARIYNBF_168_NealBrennan.mp3
Category:Comedy -- posted at: 9:00pm PDT

Matt "Porcelain Punisher" Fondiler joins Alison and Gary on this episode for a discussion about his nickname, alternate universe, BEWM and working for Adam. Plus we answered some of your twitter questions.

Direct download: ARIYNBF_MBF_007.mp3
Category:Comedy -- posted at: 9:43pm PDT

Anna David stopped by this episode of Alison Rosen Is Your New Best Friend to discuss addiction and getting sober, writing fiction versus non-fiction, her latest Kindle Single, her storytelling night True Tales of Lust and Love, shopping for couches with Alison in New York, New York versus LA, weird jobs and using your boss's toothbrush, professional jealousy, how to be happy and so much more. Plus, she recited a poem! We also did a round of Just Me Or Everyone and HGFY.

Direct download: ARIYNBF_167_AnnaDavid.mp3
Category:Comedy -- posted at: 9:00pm PDT

In this episode Alison and Gary talk about feeling out of sorts at parties and an array of other things including arms. Plus Fan Phone Call with a guy who isn't a trucker.

Direct download: ARIYNBF_MBF_006.mp3
Category:Comedy -- posted at: 9:00pm PDT