Storytelling

Story Worthy

Christine Blackburn / Wondery

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If you like The MOTH and This American Life you'll love Story Worthy, a lively show featuring true, personal stories told by Hollywood’s most interesting talents. Christine Blackburn hosts this weekly show who's guests include Larry King, Marylynn R...Show More
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554 - The Handshake That Changed My Life with Comedian Vir Das

43:45 | May 6th

Comedian Vir Das was cast in a Bollywood movie where he met actor Rishi Kapoor, who changed his life with a handshake.
553 - Performing Stand-Up Comedy On Continental Airlines with Comedian Pete George

36:57 | Apr 29th

Comic Pete George was part of a "pilot" program performing stand-up comedy on Continental Airlines.
552 - Mike Tyson Helped My Son Get Born with Mike Bonifer

34:48 | Apr 22nd

Mike Bonifer was at the hospital with his wife who was in labor. Things were progressing slowly until Mike Tyson showed up.
551 - Elementary School Drama with Comedian Fielding Edlow

47:26 | Apr 15th

Comedian Fielding Edlow shares a story about drama at her daughter’s elementary school.
550 - Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at the Hollywood Improv!

1:14:13 | Apr 11th

Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow is the funniest game in Los Angeles! Listen!
548 - Dating A Bad Dad with Comedian Melanie Maras

49:56 | Apr 1st

Comic Melanie Maras thought she hit the jackpot when she met a burger magnate.
546 - The Truth Behind Open-Mic's with Comedian Mike Falzone

42:11 | Mar 18th

Comic Mike Falzone left the comforts of his family and friends in Connecticut and moved out west, with dreams of making it big, in the comedy world.
545 - Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at the Hollywood Improv!

1:04:58 | Mar 14th

Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow is the funniest gameshow in Los Angeles! Listen!
544 - My Right Kidney with Actor Christian Malmin

36:28 | Mar 11th

Actor Christian Malmin gave his right kidney to his father to save his life!
543 - It Feels Good To Be Recognized...Most Of The Time with Actor Paul Vato

37:39 | Mar 4th

Actor Paul Vato gets recognized from being on TV and sometimes, it's incredibly embarrassing.
542 - When You Catch Them Cheating with Comedian Esther Ku

42:20 | Feb 25th

Esther Ku found out that guy she has been seeing for months, was leading a double life.
541 - Accidental Pregnancy with Actress Becky Flaum

38:23 | Feb 18th

Actress Becky Flaum had a summer full of accidents. Then came the big one!
539 - I Was A Viagra Salesman with Writer Jamie Reidy

44:34 | Feb 11th

Jamie Reidy was one of the first pharmaceutical reps for Viagra. Listen to his story now!
538 - My Sugar Daddy with Writer/Author Teresa Lo

48:38 | Feb 4th

Writer Teresa shares an intimate, behind the scenes, look at having a sugar daddy.
537 - My 7th Birthday with Actor/Writer Keith Blaney

39:42 | Jan 28th

Actor Keith Blaney talks about his 7th birthday with the S.W.A.T. team.
536 - Burning Man- Not What I Thought It Was! with Actor/Comic Jason Stuart

37:46 | Jan 21st

Actor/Comic Jason Stuart (Birth Of A Nation, My Wife and Kids, Will & Grace, Guest House) went to Burning Man and they wouldn't let him out! Well… they did eventually. But the spirit of Burning Man stayed in him, and I don’t mean just the sand! Join ...Show More
534 - What You Hold Back with Comedian/Cartoonist Mo Welch

34:51 | Jan 14th

Comic/Cartoonist Mo Welch (Conan, Blair) was dating a girl that had a secret, something she was holding back. A secret that involved points, scamming the system, and frozen yogurt. Listen to find out what happened! Plus, when you go to the website st...Show More
533 - My Prostate Cancer with Comedy Writer Blaine Capatch

36:42 | Jan 7th

Writer Blaine Capatch (@Midnight, The Martin Short Show, Mind of Mencia, Beat The Geeks) had a bad 45th year-First kidney stones, then a death in the family and to top it off, Prostate Cancer. Get checked guys! Here’s a few links to help you get the ...Show More
532 - My Haunted House with Actor/Podcaster Jason Horton

30:08 | Dec 31st, 2018

Actor/Comedian Jason Horton (The Thinning New World Order, Ghost Town) grew up in a house with a little girl who wore a yellow dress. There was no little girl in the house! Listen to hear all about Jason’s haunted house! Listen to find out what happe...Show More
531 - How Not To Start a Women's Commune with Comedian/Actress MaryLynn Rajskub

39:14 | Dec 24th, 2018

Comedian/Actress MaryLynn Rajskub (24, Flight Of The Conchords, Little Miss Sunshine, Magnolia) bought a big house and invited a few girls to move in with her. Playing house was fun, but then things changed... Listen to find out what happened next! L...Show More
530 - Narrowly Escaping Conflict with Comedy Writer Chase Mitchell

37:37 | Dec 17th, 2018

Chase Mitchell (The Tonight Show, Netflix’s The Fix) was at a bar in New York City with his fiancée when some guys said some very rude things to his bride-to-be. "What are you going to do about it?" his fiancée asked. Find out what happened on Story ...Show More
528 - Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at the Hollywood Improv!

1:10:33 | Dec 14th, 2018

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Danny Zuker, MaryLynn Rajskub, and Jimmy Pardo for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a true, 1, 2 or 3 minute story on whatev...Show More
529 - When My Mother Met My Ex’s Girlfriend For The First Time with Comedian Christine King

30:40 | Dec 10th, 2018

Comedian Christine King shares a story about her mom meeting her ex’s girlfriend for the first time. And folks, it.. is... not... pretty. Listen to find out what happened! Plus, when you go to the website storyworthypodcast.com you’ll find special de...Show More
526 - Auditioning in Hollywood with Master Storyteller David Crabb

43:00 | Dec 3rd, 2018

David Crabb (Author “Bad Kid," Professor/Writer/Performer and host of the MOTH LA) talks about accompanying his husband to an audition and being forced to “show his muscles.” Listen to this madcap story now! Plus, when you go to the website storywort...Show More
525 - Finding My Soulmate with Director Michael Pressman

36:33 | Nov 26th, 2018

Director Michael Pressman (Law & Order: SVU, Bluebloods, The Menendez Murders) thought he found his soulmate 3 times in life. And then he finally did. Plus, Michael talks about directing in Hollywood and it is fascinating! Head over to the website st...Show More
524 - Near Death Experience with Actress/Comedian Jenna Brister

37:39 | Nov 19th, 2018

Actress Jenna Brister (Amazon's "Permanent," Host of I, Survivor Podcast on Apple) was on staff at a Lord of the Rings themed summer Camp when she had a terrible accident, and vowed to never return to summer camp again. Listen to find out what happen...Show More
523 - Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at the Hollywood Improv October 27th

1:05:45 | Nov 12th, 2018

Join host Christine Blackburn and from ABC's The Goldbergs, expert judges Wendi McLendon-Covey, Stephanie Courtney and Sean Giambrone for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a...Show More
522 - Weddings with Actress Melissa Peterman

39:35 | Nov 5th, 2018

Actress/Comedienne Melissa Peterman (Reba, Baby Daddy, Fargo, Young Sheldon) was 5 days away from getting married when tragedy struck the family. Listen to her beautiful story about love, loss and how sometimes unthinkable sadness can make you see ev...Show More
521 - Disaster Vacation with Comedian Rachael O'Brien

29:26 | Oct 29th, 2018

Comic Rachael O'Brien (Be Here For Awhile Podcast, Vanderpump Rules) went on vacation to Martha's Vineyard and was touring the island on a bike.. What could go wrong? Turns out, a lot. Listen to Story Worthy and find out what happened! Here’s a few l...Show More
520 - Mishaps with Journalist Joel Stein

32:40 | Oct 22nd, 2018

Journalist Joel Stein talks about a mishap he tried to correct.
519 - Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at the Hollywood Improv September 22nd

1:02:01 | Oct 15th, 2018

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Joel Stein, Eleanor Kerrigan and Jimmy Pardo for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a true, 1, 2 or 3 minute story on whatever...Show More
518 - How I Got My First Hollywood Job with Actress Stephanie Erb

46:03 | Oct 8th, 2018

Actress Stephanie Erb (Fearless, The Ring, Ray Donovan, Weeds) arrived in Hollywood knowing no one. She found work as a celebrity nanny and started reading her boss’s scripts. Wait until you hear what she did next! Listen today on Story Worthy! Here’...Show More
517 - I Got Duped with Comic Sam Morril

34:28 | Oct 1st, 2018

Sam Morril (Inside Amy Schumer, Conan, Last Comic Standing, America's Got Talent) met a girl at hotel and was invited up to her room. So far, so good. But then, he got duped. Find out what happened! Listen! Here’s a few links to help you get the most...Show More
516 - My Brief Tragic Affair with Kolonopin with Writer/Comedian Dennis Hensley

42:40 | Sep 24th, 2018

Dennis Hensley, writer/host of the podcast Dennis Anyone? and co-creator of the party game You Don’t Know My Life! wasn’t addicted to alcohol or drugs—he’d virtually never done them—but somehow he ended up in rehab. Here’s a few links to help you get...Show More
515 - Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at the Hollywood Improv August 25th!

1:10:27 | Sep 17th, 2018

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Melissa Peterman, Frank DeCaro and Danny Zuker for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a true, 1, 2 or 3 minute story on whatev...Show More
514 - Slap Bracelet with Actor/Filmmaker Andre Hyland

33:28 | Sep 10th, 2018

Filmmaker Andre Hyland (The 4th, Funnel) ate a meatball sub and then went to the dentist. He warned the dentist he had a gag reflex, but the dentist didn't listen. Uh oh! Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re list...Show More
513 - I Was The Sick Kid with Writer Stephanie Mickus

31:25 | Sep 3rd, 2018

Writer Stephanie Mickus (Hope Springs Eternal, Too Soon) grew a sick kid. Today she shares her story of how she coped, how she overcame, and how she found her way to Los Angeles. Listen now! Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Wo...Show More
512 - How I Got On The Oprah Winfrey Show with Celebrity Trainer Vinnie Tortorich

52:48 | Aug 27th, 2018

Vinnie Tortorich, celebrity trainer (Fat: A Documentary, Fitness Confidential Podcast, NSNG) went on the Oprah Winfrey Show and had no idea why he was there. Listen to his hilarious story now! Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story ...Show More
511 - Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at the Hollywood Improv July 28th

1:08:09 | Aug 23rd, 2018

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Diallo Riddle, Jenny Johnson, and Danny Zuker for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a true, 1, 2 or 3 minute story on whateve...Show More
510 - The Most Expensive Meal I Ever Ate with Journalist Rico Gagliano

35:32 | Aug 20th, 2018

Rico Gagliano- Wall Street Journal contributor and co-host of Safe For Work podcast- had one of the most memorable experiences of his life, at one of the best sushi restaurants in the world. But was it worth the price? Listen now! And follow Rico o...Show More
509 - Motivation with Dr. Janice Presser

48:43 | Aug 13th, 2018

Dr. Janice Presser (Teamability.com, and author of seven books on getting along with people, which she calls learning) talks about motivation and tells a chilling story about what can happen when it goes wrong. You’ll learn about what motivates peopl...Show More
508 - Conquering Kilimanjaro with Actress Roxana Ortega

42:20 | Aug 6th, 2018

Roxana Ortega, actress (Santa Clarita Diet, The Loud House) decided to help her friend fulfill her dream of climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro. This was not Roxana’s bucket list. And who needs to prepare? Not Roxana! Listen to her harrowing and hysterical tale...Show More
507 - I Was Dragged Under A Train with Writer/Producer Sascha Rothchild

48:39 | Jul 30th, 2018

Sascha Rothchild, writer/producer (GLOW, The Carrie Diaries, How To Get Divorced By 30) was running late to catch a train and was sure she could jump over the gap and through the precariously opening and closing train doors. Well, she couldn’t. Liste...Show More
506 - Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at the Hollywood Improv June 23rd!

1:08:02 | Jul 23rd, 2018

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Larry King, Wendi McLendon-Covey and Danny Zuker, for a fast and funny game ofStory Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a true, 1, 2 or 3 minute story on what...Show More
505 - Story Worthy's 8 Year Anniversary Special with Larry King!

31:27 | Jul 16th, 2018

Larry King, radio and television icon, joins Christine Blackburn to celebrate Story Worthy's 8 year anniversary! Larry shares stories about Donald Trump, baseball, comedy, and racism. LISTEN! Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story W...Show More
504 - Inappropriate Fainting with Actress Rebekka Johnson

39:36 | Jul 9th, 2018

Actress Rebekka Johnson (GLOW, Boiling Points) has a unique and troublesome problem. She faints at the most inappropriate times. How does she conquer this anxiety? Listen to find out! Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- i...Show More
503 - My First Job with Actor/Producer Diallo Riddle

39:13 | Jul 2nd, 2018

Actor Diallo Riddle (Marlon, Sherman's Showcase, South Side, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon) was 15 years old when he went looking for work at Six Flags over Georgia. He not only found work, he made lasting memories. Here’s a few links to help you get ...Show More
502 - Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at The Hollywood Improv on May 26th 2018

1:01:35 | Jun 25th, 2018

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Danny Zuker, Matt Oswalt and Esther Ku, for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a true, 1, 2 or 3 minute story on whatever topi...Show More
501 - LGBTQ'ing Is Harder Than I Thought with Comedian Helen Hong

40:11 | Jun 18th, 2018

Comedian Helen Hong (Wait, Wait Don't Tell Me, Go Fact Yourself) thought she might broaden her horizons and date other genders... but it wasn't as easy as she thought! And here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re lis...Show More
500 - 500th Episode!! Delivering Burt with Writer/Comedian Mike Carano

45:30 | Jun 11th, 2018

Mike Carano, comedian/photographer (Loveline, The After Disaster, Five Minutes with Mike) and his buddies found themselves in the situation of a lifetime- driving a wax statue of their hero, Burt Reynolds, from Los Angeles to Florida. Join Mike and C...Show More
499 - Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at The Hollywood Improv on April 28th 2018

1:00:42 | Jun 4th, 2018

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Danny Zuker, Wayne Federman and Wendy Liebman for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a true, 1, 2 or 3 minute story on whateve...Show More
498 - How To Mock A President And Not Get Caught with Voice Actor Chris Cox

53:03 | May 28th, 2018

Chris Cox, voice actor (Family Guy, American Dad, Bojack Horseman) shot a rap video about George W. Bush that almost landed him in federal custody. Listen to his wild story about a rogue team of filmmakers running around Washington DC, trying to shoo...Show More
497 - Death with Impressionist/Voiceover Artist Rachel Butera

44:48 | May 21st, 2018

Rachel Butera (Star Wars, Rocky and Bullwinkle, Howard Stern) grew up in an anxiety ridden house with a sick father, and maybe, just maybe, this is what made Rachel the funny girl she is today. Later in the show, Rachel talks about impressions and wo...Show More
496 - Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books on April 22, 2018

57:33 | May 14th, 2018

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Kelly Carlin, Matt Oswalt and Peter Mehlman for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a true, 1, 2 or 3 minute story on whatever ...Show More
495 - Losing a Tooth in Paris with Writer/Comedian Steve Bluestein

44:35 | May 7th, 2018

Steve Bluestein comic/writer (Memoir of a Nobody, Take My Prostate Please) was in Paris with a friend when he swallowed a $1600 gold tooth. He figured, what goes in, must come out. And that's when the real fun starts. Listen! Here’s a few links to he...Show More
494 - SPECIAL: My Tennis Buddies! Scenes From Parting with Director/Actor/Playwright Tony Tanner

35:20 | May 3rd, 2018

Tony Tanner (Director/Actor/Playwright/Christine’s Tennis Buddy) shares a story about theater, friendship, and tragic death. Listen to his remarkable story now! Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on a...Show More
493 - Hanging Out With The Olsen Twins with Comic/Writer Jennifer Vally

37:14 | Apr 30th, 2018

Comic/TV Producer Jennifer Vally (TV Guide, Oxygen) was officially "The Arm" working press junkets, red carpet events, and hanging out with the Olsen twins. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iP...Show More
492 - An Evening Of Overconsumption with Actor/Comic Jon Gabrus

49:43 | Apr 23rd, 2018

Jon Gabrus actor/comic (Game Over, Man! Fourth Man Out, High and Mighty Podcast) spent his teenage years like he was in the movie Dazed and Confused. And then there were cold cuts. Lots of cold cuts. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of...Show More
491 - A Horse Died in My Arms with Comic Matt Ritter

48:28 | Apr 16th, 2018

Matt Ritter, comic (Safe For Work, Legally Insane, Comedians at Law) was mourning the death of his mother n’ law when he found himself in a field with a dying horse. Despite knowing nothing about these majestic animals and having an extreme fear of t...Show More
490 - Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow! Live At The Hollywood Improv March 24th 2018

1:04:47 | Apr 12th, 2018

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Mary Lynn Rajskub, Rider Strong, and Danny Zuker for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a true, 1, 2 or 3 minute story on what...Show More
489 - Goodfellas to Gotti with Comedian/Actor Bob Golub

41:11 | Apr 9th, 2018

Bob Golub, comic/actor (Goodfellas) talks about the lengths he went to in order to get an audition with Martin Scorsese, some of which were not legal and almost got him shot by John Gotti's thugs. Listen now! Here’s a few links to help you get the mo...Show More
487 - I Was In A Southern California Wildfire with Actress Olivia Taylor Dudley

37:25 | Apr 2nd, 2018

Actress Olivia Taylor Dudley (The Magicians, Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension, The Vatican Tapes) grew up on a ranch on the central coast of California and experienced wildfire season each year. One year, the fires reached her families ranch ...Show More
486 - Hillbilly Houseboat with Comedian Laura House

45:32 | Mar 26th, 2018

Comedian Laura House (Mouth Punch) tells an hilarious edge-of-your-seat story about a naked houseboat party including a hillbilly hot tub & court. Enjoy! Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhon...Show More
487 - Introducing Safe For Work

11:12 | Mar 19th, 2018

Your office might be crazy, but you don’t have to be. Workplace MVPs and corporate veterans Liz Dolan and Matt Ritter will help you make the big decisions, sort through the small stuff, and get more fulfillment from your work life. Liz Dolan is the f...Show More
485 - My Son Went To The Naval Academy with Brand Expert Nancy Hala

46:09 | Mar 19th, 2018

Nancy Hala (Brand Expert and Co-Host of This is Fifty With Sheri and Nancy) shares a story about the surprise decision from her son to go to the Naval Academy. Plus, later in the show, we talk about what it means to be a Brand Expert! Here’s a few li...Show More
488 - SPECIAL: My Tennis Buddies! Aging with Dr. Ed Schneider

36:00 | Mar 15th, 2018

Dr. Ed Schneider (Dean Emeritus and Professor of Gerontology University of Southern California) talks about aging, his grandfather, and his tennis lob, on a BONUS episode of Story Worthy! Introducing- My Tennis Buddies! Listen now! Here’s a few links...Show More
484 - Sudden Death with Comedian Jaclyn Marfuggi

44:24 | Mar 12th, 2018

Comic Jaclyn Marfuggi (What’s Your Jersey Podcast) loves spending time with family from New Jersey when they visit Cali every year. But the past few times someone has suddenly passed. Makes you think twice about the last thing you said to a loved one...Show More
483 - My Life Took An Unexpected Turn with Writer Christopher Brune-Horan

46:04 | Mar 5th, 2018

Writer Christopher Brune-Horan (Bada Bing Bada Boom True Stories Told For Cash) shares a story about life, death, and ambition. Sometimes you have to shelf what you want to appreciate what you have. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of ...Show More
482 - Dead People Suck with Comedian Laurie Kilmartin

50:56 | Feb 26th, 2018

Laurie Kilmartin, comedian and Emmy nominated writer for Conan, talks about losing her father and her new book Dead People Suck: A Guide For Survivors of the Newly Departed. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re l...Show More
481 - Story Smash the Storytelling Gameshow! Live At The Hollywood Improv February 15, 2018

1:14:23 | Feb 22nd, 2018

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Jimmy Pardo, Jenny Johnson and Danny Zuker for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a true, 1, 2 or 3 minute story on whatever t...Show More
480 - I Was A Local News Reporter with Actor/Comedian Bob Wiltfong

52:57 | Feb 19th, 2018

Comedian Bob Wiltfong worked in TV news before he made a living making fun of it. As a correspondent on The Daily Show, Bob used his years of experience as a legitimate, Emmy award winning local TV news guy to lampoon his fellow broadcasters. In this...Show More
479 - Busboy To The Stars with Actor Mike McShane

46:27 | Feb 12th, 2018

Actor Mike McShane (Whose Line Is It Anyway? Office Space, A Bug’s Life) shares a story about growing up in Kansas City, the grueling world of restaurant work, and becoming a busboy. If you've ever worked in a restaurant, you'll relate! Here’s a few ...Show More
478 - My Near Death Experience with Comedian/Actor Johnno Wilson

51:03 | Feb 5th, 2018

Comedian/Actor Johnno Wilson (Groundlings Sunday Company) used to start each morning with a swim off Venice Beach, but a rip tide tried to change that. He would have been a goner without some crazy luck, or was it divine intervention? Listen to the h...Show More
477 - Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Live At The Hollywood Improv January 20th, 2018

1:01:38 | Feb 1st, 2018

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Wayne Federman, Gina Grad and Danny Zuker for a fast and funny game of Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow! Contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a true, 2 or 3 minute story on whatever topic...Show More
476 - Misdiagnosed With Two STD's with Comedian/Actor Benji Aflalo

46:08 | Jan 29th, 2018

Benji Aflalo, comedian and star of Alone Together on the Freeform network, discusses his irrational fear of infectious skin diseases. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need to d...Show More
475 - Introducing Launch

18:07 | Jan 23rd, 2018

Three out of five people dream of writing a book. Few follow through. What does it take to make that dream into a reality? In this special preview we hear as John August (Go, Big Fish, Charlie and The Chocolate Factory) takes his dream and turns it i...Show More
474 - Landing My Dream Job with Producer Sheri Salata

50:53 | Jan 22nd, 2018

Sheri Salata (STORY, This is Fifty with Sheri and Nancy Podcast, Executive Producer- The Oprah Winfrey Show 2006-2011, President of Harpo Productions and OWN 2009-2016) shares her miracle story of landing her dream job at The Oprah Winfrey Show. Plus...Show More
473 - Story Smash The Storytelling Gameshow LIVE at The Hollywood Improv December 30th, 2017

46:10 | Jan 18th, 2018

Join host Christine Blackburn and expert judges Ken Levine, Annabelle Gurwitch and Mike McShane for a fast and funny game of Story Smash! Contestants spin the Wheel of Stories and tell a true 1, 2, or 3 minute story on whatever topic they land on. St...Show More
472 - Turning No's Into Yes's with Hollywood Manager Barry Katz

1:04:39 | Jan 15th, 2018

Hollywood manager Barry Katz (Industry Standard) managed comedian Tracy Morgan and helped him get on Saturday Night Live...barely. Plus, later in the show we talk about Louis C.K. and sexual harassment in Hollywood. And here’s a few links to help you...Show More
471 - BONUS STORY! Barry Katz (Industry Standard)

11:34 | Jan 14th, 2018

Listen to Barry Katz talking about Garry Marshall, Dick Van Dyke, and getting high with Dave Chappelle. Plus, look for Barry on a full episode of Story Worthy, Monday, with an inspirational story titled “Turning No's Into Yes’s." And here’s a few lin...Show More
470 - Frozen Yogurt With Elaine May with Writer/Producer Phil Rosenthal

49:26 | Jan 8th, 2018

Phil Rosenthal (Somebody Feed Phil, Everybody Loves Raymond) talks about meeting one of his idols, comedian Elaine May, and taking her out for frozen yogurt. Plus, we talk about Phil's new Netflix series "Somebody Feed Phil." This is a great episode ...Show More
469 - My Worst Interviews Ever with Talking Tech's Jefferson Graham

43:16 | Jan 1st, 2018

Jefferson Graham, host of Talking Tech for USA Today, tells about suffering through his worst interviews ever, and tops it with the big one. And folks, it's bad. And here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening...Show More
468 - I Kept Running Into John Lennon with Comedian/Actor Rick Overton

36:45 | Dec 25th, 2017

Comedian Rick Overton talks about running into his neighbor John Lennon and watching his God go shopping. Listen to this episode and have a great holiday! And here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an ...Show More
467 - SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! Love Hurts with Host Christine Blackburn

22:55 | Dec 21st, 2017

Story Worthy host Christine Blackburn shares a story about falling in love and heartbreak in her 10th Closet Confessional. This is not only an entertaining story, but a cautionary tale. Enjoy! And here’s a few links to help you get the most out of St...Show More
466 - Thank You For Being A Friend with Comedian/Actor John Flynn

41:11 | Dec 18th, 2017

Comedian/Actor John Flynn worked in a rare record store in New York and learned about not only the history of Broadway, but what it means to have good friends. And here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening o...Show More
465 - The Walking Dead with Guitarist/Author Scott Ian of Anthrax

1:05:46 | Dec 11th, 2017

Guitarist and co-founder of Anthrax, Scott Ian, talks about landing his dream job as a Walker on The Walking Dead, and his new book "Access All Areas: Stories From A Hard Rock Life" right now on Story Worthy! And here’s a few links to help you get th...Show More
464 - Kleptomaniac with Actor/Master Storyteller Christopher Rivas

35:07 | Dec 4th, 2017

Actor/Storyteller Christopher Rivas (Grey’s Anatomy) learned to steal at a very young age. He was good at it...too good... And oblivious to it’s consequences until, as an adult, he had to make a choice. Listen to this incredible story right now, on S...Show More
463 - Brush With The Law with Comedian Matt Knudsen

39:22 | Nov 27th, 2017

Comedian Matt Knudsen (Yes And, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Corporate) tells about his encounter with a small town police officer and the bomb that almost landed him in jail. And here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re lis...Show More
462 - I Was A Cross Eyed Kid with Comedian Kristen Carney

41:59 | Nov 20th, 2017

Comedian Kristen Carney (Mentally Ch(ill) Podcast and The Adam Carolla show) was just 3 years old when her eyes began to cross. Her life would never be the same. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on ...Show More
461 - Bonus: Thanksgiving Binge

05:52 | Nov 16th, 2017

Christine chats with Tracy Pattin of Hollywood & Crime about their favorite episodes on each other podcasts!. Feast on these shows @ www.Wondery.com/Thanksgiving Story Worthy Binge: Dirty John Industry Standard with Barry Katz Dumb People Tow...Show More
460 - #MeToo with Comedian Ryan Doon

41:46 | Nov 13th, 2017

Comedian/Actor Ryan Doon (Holiday Breakup, Maron) was outnumbered by women on a cruise ship and got some unwanted attention. A lot of unwanted attention. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhon...Show More
459 - Love and Basketball in Spain with Author Paul Shirley

57:16 | Nov 6th, 2017

Former NBA player turned author Paul Shirley (Stories I Tell On Dates) went to Spain hoping to save a basketball team. He came home with way more than that. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iP...Show More
458 - A Haunting in Hells Kitchen with Comedian Sharon Houston

41:50 | Oct 30th, 2017

When comedian Sharon Houston (Shuran Shuran) moved to New York City, everyone said it would be dangerous and that she'd get mugged. Turns out she never had any problems with the living. Her problems were with the dead. Here’s a few links to help you ...Show More
457 - What I Would Do To Get A Playboy Magazine with Comedian Jason Horton

43:46 | Oct 23rd, 2017

Comedian Jason Horton and his 13 year old buddies went to extraordinary lengths to get their hands on a Playboy magazine, including sneaking out of the house in the middle of the night and carousing convenient story parking lots. And here’s a few lin...Show More
456 - Shotgun Story Worthy LIVE at the Hollywood Improv with Peter Mehlman, Spike Feresten and Gina Grad!

1:02:14 | Oct 19th, 2017

Shotgun Story Worthy is the competitive storytelling game show of truth! Listen as 5 contestants spin the Story Worthy Wheel of Truth and tell a true 1 or 2 minute story on the topic they land on. Judges include Writer/Author Peter Mehlman, Radio Bro...Show More
455 - Comedy in The Middle East with Comedian Nemr

51:36 | Oct 16th, 2017

Comedian Nemr (No Bombing In Beirut) talks about performing stand-up comedy in Saudi Arabia and politics in the Middle East. We're going to learn something today guys! And here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re lis...Show More
454 - A Dozen Celeb Stories with Comedian Tony Tripoli

44:58 | Oct 9th, 2017

Comedian Tony Tripoli (Joan Rivers Head Writer) has crazy celeb stories about Sarah Jessica Parker, Charlie Sheen, Howard Stern and many others, and decides to TELL ALL. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re liste...Show More
453 - Soldiers Are Soldiers with Filmmaker Jordan Brady

50:15 | Oct 2nd, 2017

Filmmaker Jordan Brady ("I Am Comic") traveled to Afghanistan to perform stand up comedy for our U.S. Troops and filmed the entire trip. The result is "I Am Battle Comic", a compelling look at the highs and lows facing the men and women in the milita...Show More
452 - My Surprise Bosnian Brother with Writer/Comedian Brock Wilbur

38:31 | Sep 25th, 2017

Brock Wilbur is a writer and comedian originally from Salina, Kansas who had the surprise of his life as a kid when a Bosnian war orphan turned up one Christmas as his new surprise brother. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Wor...Show More
451 - SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! College Sex with Host Christine Blackburn

17:27 | Sep 21st, 2017

Host Christine Blackburn had several boyfriends in college....at the same time. Then one Friday, everything came to a head, with a dizzying afternoon that consisted of Neil Young, daisies, and college sex. Here’s a few links to help you get the most ...Show More
450 - Jokes and Death with Television Writer/Author Ian Gurvitz

49:01 | Sep 18th, 2017

Writer/author Ian Gurvitz (Freak Out-The 2016 Election and the Dawn of the American Democalypse; Welcome to Dumbfuckistan: The Dumbed-Down, Disinformed, Dysfunctional, Disunited States of America; Wings, Becker) found himself in the emotionally schiz...Show More
449 - Embarrassed with Comedian Mindy Rickles

45:04 | Sep 11th, 2017

Comedian Mindy Rickles (Dealin' With Idiots) was outside of her kids play practice, waiting for her son, when she ran in to the "hot dad" at school. The fact that Mindy was wearing an adult diaper at the time, did not make this a pleasant experience....Show More
448 - Shotgun Story Worthy LIVE at the Hollywood Improv with Wendy Liebman, Matt Oswalt and Heather McDonald!

53:30 | Sep 7th, 2017

Shotgun Story Worthy is the competitive storytelling game show of truth! Listen as 5 contestants spin the Story Worthy Wheel of Truth and tell a true 1 or 2 minute story on the topic they land on. Judges include comedian Wendy Liebman, writer Matt Os...Show More
447 - From Lawyer To Comic with Comedian/Actress Gail Thomas

34:53 | Sep 4th, 2017

Comedian/Actress/Voiceover Artist Gail Thomas (Beavis n’ Butthead, MOTH Slam winner, RISK!) became a lawyer, landed a great job, and then guess what she did? Yep. She chucked it all and became a comedian. Would you follow your passion? Listen to toda...Show More
446 - Tinder with Writer Molly McAleer

46:37 | Aug 28th, 2017

Writer Molly McAleer (HelloGiggles, Plz Advise Podcast, Mother May I Sleep With? Podcast) went out with a guy she met on Tinder and the next day he told her something she did NOT see (or feel) coming. Listen to find out what she learned-- and maybe f...Show More
445 - The Day I Had Enough Of This Shit with Writer Adrienne Airhart

41:05 | Aug 21st, 2017

Writer/comedian Adrienne Airhart grew up witnessing domestic violence and letting fear control her. One day, at the tender age of 8, she decided enough was enough and turned that fear into resolve. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of S...Show More
444 - SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! Emergency on a 727 with Host Christine Blackburn

16:26 | Aug 17th, 2017

Host Christine Blackburn was a flight attendant, flying on at least 1000 planes a year. What are the odds something could go wrong? Listen to Christine's harrowing and hilarious story about an emergency on a 727. Here’s a few links to help you get th...Show More
443 - My Wedding Day with Comedian/Voiceover Artist Anna Vocino

51:27 | Aug 14th, 2017

When Comedian/Voice Over Talent Anna Vocino (Free Radio) throws a wedding, it’s awkward. Listen to the hilarious story of Anna's wedding day, on Story Worthy now! Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on...Show More
442 - Shotgun Story Worthy LIVE at the Hollywood Improv with Rider Strong, Alison Rosen and Sascha Rothchild!

47:29 | Aug 10th, 2017

Shotgun Story Worthy is the storytelling game show of truth! Listen as 5 contestants spin the Story Worthy Wheel of Truth and tell a true 1 or 2 minute story on the topic they land on! Judges include actor Rider Strong, writer/host Alison Rosen and w...Show More
441 - Neighbors with Actress Annie Korzen

39:01 | Aug 7th, 2017

Actress and master storyteller Annie Korzen (Seinfeld, The Moth) has had many neighbors in her life- some from heaven, some from hell. And then there were the gypsies. Listen to Annie talk of her dream of a community today on Story Worthy. Here’s a f...Show More
440 - Doing Mushrooms on Hollywood Boulevard with Writer Jason Shapiro

34:59 | Jul 31st, 2017

Writer Jason Shapiro (Los Feliz Daycare) wanted to be the perfect host to his out of town guests, so he brought them to the living nightmare that is Hollywood Boulevard around the Holidays. But he didn't stop there. He also have them hallucinogens. L...Show More
439 - Finding Closure with Comedian Hannes Phinney

50:20 | Jul 24th, 2017

Comedian Hannes Phinney returns to his hometown of Milwaukee for three reasons – to watch his beloved Green Bay Packers, celebrate Christmas, and visit his sick brother. Or as he characterized the trip – the good the bad and the ugly. Here’s a few li...Show More
438 - SPECIAL: Story Worthy's 7th Anniversary Show! My First French Kiss with Actress Wendi McLendon-Covey

49:51 | Jul 17th, 2017

Actress Wendi McLendon-Covey (The Goldbergs, Bridesmaids, Reno 911!) joins Story Worthy for their 7th Anniversary! Wendi got her first kiss by a guy named Bubba, but her first FRENCH kiss from a guy at the Christmas dance. Listen to the drama, the te...Show More
437 - Meeting My Wife with Author/Creator of FOUND Davy Rothbart

43:10 | Jul 10th, 2017

Davy Rothbart, author of the bestselling book My Heart Is An Idiot, creator of FOUND Magazine, and host of the FOUND Podcast, met a woman in Texas and immediately fell in love. But it would be years before their relationship actually began. Listen to...Show More
436 - Ending a Friendship with Comedian Sarah Colonna

42:17 | Jul 3rd, 2017

Comedian/Author Sarah Colonna (Has Anyone Seen My Pants? Life As I Blow It, Chelsea Lately) had a friendship she had to end. What was the final straw? Listen and find out! Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re lis...Show More
Planning a Trip with Comedian Randy Sklar

44:22 | Jun 26th, 2017

Randy Sklar, one half of comedy duo, The Sklar Brothers, is a comedian, writer, actor, producer, father and husband. At at this point in his life, he knows his limitations in all facets of his life. On this week, the week of his 16th Anniversary with...Show More
SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! I Was Bachelorette #2 on The Dating Game with Host Christine Blackburn

15:46 | Jun 22nd, 2017

Host Christine Blackburn arrived in LA with big dreams... the first was to be a contestant on The Dating Game. Listen to find out what happened and if she won! Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an...Show More
Misdiagnosed with Comedian Rachael O'Brien

30:17 | Jun 19th, 2017

Comedian Rachael O’Brien (Be Here For Awhile, Vanderpump Rules) and her family were stunned to hear that her dad was diagnosed with Lou Gehrig’s Disease (ALS). But the story doesn't end there! Listen to find out what happened! Here’s a few links to h...Show More
That Time I Tried To Kill My Dad with Comedian Brandt Tobler

41:54 | Jun 12th, 2017

Comedian Brandt Tobler (Free Roll) grew up with a father who was a criminal. After stealing from his own family, Brandt decided that he had had enough. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone,...Show More
Hollywood Kids with Author/Thinker Kelly Carlin

42:32 | Jun 5th, 2017

Writer/Producer Kelly Carlin (A Carlin Home Companion- Growing Up With George) grew up cruising the Sunset Strip and partying in Malibu. Talk about California Dreamin’! Listen as she talks about hanging out one night with other Hollywood kids and sle...Show More
I Killed JFK with Hollywood Manager/Producer Barry Katz

52:32 | May 29th, 2017

Hollywood manager/producer Barry Katz talks about making his new documentary "I Killed JFK" and shares what he learned from FBI agents, CIA agents, security advisors, and the only living person that ever admitted to killing President Kennedy. This is...Show More
SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! Back Home For Chemotherapy with Host Christine Blackburn

18:15 | May 25th, 2017

Host Christine Blackburn tells the third story in the trilogy about her Peace Corps experience, and subsequent return to Pittsburgh for chemotherapy. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, a...Show More
My First Day At An Evangelical Psychiatric Institute with Author Maggie Rowe

38:23 | May 22nd, 2017

Author Maggie Rowe (Sin Bravely- A Memoir of Spiritual Disobedience) talks about being raised Southern Baptist and going to an evangelical psychiatric institute in order to NOT go to hell. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Wort...Show More
Too Old For Backpacking with Author Matteson Perry

35:09 | May 15th, 2017

Author Matteson Perry (Available: A Memoir of Heartbreak, Hookups, Love and Brunch) was right in the middle of backpacking in Thailand when he realized he was too old to be backpacking in Thailand. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of S...Show More
Attacked By A Trump Supporter with Comedian John Caparulo

38:11 | May 8th, 2017

Comedian John Caparulo (Chelsea Lately, Caplets) told a joke on stage about Donald Trump and it- got- ugly. Listen to find out what happened! Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you ...Show More
Back To Church with Author Sandra Tsing Loh

54:06 | May 1st, 2017

Author Sandra Tsing Loh (The Madwoman In The Volvo) recently went back to church. What in the world made that happen? Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need to do is tap the cov...Show More
Mice, Bees, and Weed, Oh My! with Comedian Jen Kober

37:54 | Apr 24th, 2017

Comedian/Actress Jen Kober (The Mindy Project, The Middle) talks about the perils of living WAY out in the country and what happens when you leave weed in the car. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening o...Show More
SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! That Time I Got Medivacked Out Of The Peace Corps with Host Christine Blackburn

18:43 | Apr 20th, 2017

Host Christine Blackburn was a Peace Corps Volunteer in The Kingdom of Tonga when something went horribly wrong. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need to do is tap the cover ar...Show More
Watching a Mob Hit with Singer/Actress Rena Strober (Veep, Les Miserables)

36:42 | Apr 17th, 2017

Broadway Singer/Actress Rena Strober was singing at an Italian restaurant in New York when she heard what sounded like a gunshot. (Because it was!) Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all...Show More
Go or Don't Go with Dr. Michael Gervais

38:21 | Apr 10th, 2017

Michael Gervais (Finding Mastery) wanted to surf at one of his favorite spots but was confronted by locals who were less than willing to share the waves. He had a decision to make- Go or Don't Go. Listen now! Here’s a few links to help you get the mo...Show More
Introducing I Hate My Boss

18:03 | Apr 4th, 2017

Today, we're introducing I Hate My Boss. Workplace Drama. Comedic Relief. Hosts Liz Dolan and Larry Seal will help you make the big decisions, navigate the small stuff and get more fulfillment from your work life. Plus, a comedy segment based at the...Show More
I Found A Human Foot In The Woods with Writer Lauren Reeves

34:40 | Apr 3rd, 2017

Comedy writer Lauren Reeves was exploring an abandoned gold mine in Alaska one afternoon, when she came across human remains.Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need to do is tap ...Show More
Unusual Hobbies with Writer Dan O'Shannon

40:06 | Mar 27th, 2017

Writer Dan O'Shannon (Cheers, Frasier, Modern Family, The Odd Couple) talks about the unusual hobby of collecting Airchecks. Then, later in the program, Dan offers advice about writing for television. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out o...Show More
The Heckler with Comedian Ritch Shydner

43:53 | Mar 20th, 2017

Comedian Ritch Shydner (Kicking Through The Ashes) was on stage when he was upstaged by guys playing pool. Ritch made the choice to insult them, which led to one of the guys rushing the stage and physically attacking him. Here’s a few links to help y...Show More
SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! That Time I Joined The Peace Corps with Host Christine Blackburn

20:10 | Mar 16th, 2017

Host Christine Blackburn talks about joining the United States Peace Corps and her time in The Kingdom of Tonga. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need to do is tap the cover ar...Show More
Fat City- The Criterion Collection with Writer Matt Oswalt

30:40 | Mar 13th, 2017

Writer Matt Oswalt walked into a Goodwill one brutally hot day in the Valley, sat down on a sticky leather couch, and watched the best film of his life. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone...Show More
The Break Up with Comedian Lahna Turner

34:12 | Mar 6th, 2017

Comedian Lahna Turner tells a personal story about divorce, addiction, and her estranged husband, comedian Ralphie May. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need to do is tap the c...Show More
Narcissistic Personality Disorder with Comedian Craig Shoemaker

42:03 | Feb 27th, 2017

Comedian/writer Craig Shoemaker talks about dealing with family members that have narcissistic personality disorder and his role in the demise of his marriage. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on a...Show More
Nightmare Gig on a Cruise Ship with Comedian Cathy Ladman

21:13 | Feb 20th, 2017

Comedian Cathy Ladman (I’m Dying Up Here, The Tonight Show) talks about performing on a cruise ship that was less than thrilled she was there. "Cathy Ladman is the worst comedian we have ever seen." - Grand Princess Cruise Line. Here’s a few links t...Show More
Serial Sister with Comedian Heather McDonald

39:44 | Feb 13th, 2017

Comedian Heather McDonald (Juicy Scoop, "I Don't Mean To Brag," Chelsea Lately) shares a story about a subject often found taboo- being estranged from a family member. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listeni...Show More
SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! I Went To The Middle East With Yakov Smirnoff with Host Christine Blackburn

19:36 | Feb 9th, 2017

Host Christine Blackburn shares a personal story about traveling to the Middle East with someone she barely knew, comedian Yakov Smirnoff. The trip should be first class all the way, but there's a few minor glitches... Here’s a few links to help you ...Show More
High School Reunion with Actor Dave Koechner

16:05 | Feb 6th, 2017

Actor Dave Koechner (Superior Donuts, Anchorman, The Office, Cheap Thrills) went back to Tipton, Missouri for his high school reunion and got himself into trouble while pulling a prank. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy-...Show More
Pot Cookies with Comedian Todd Glass

15:25 | Jan 30th, 2017

Comedian Todd Glass (The Todd Glass Show, The Todd Glass Situation) joins Christine to talk about pot cookies and how easy it is to accidentally drug your family and friends. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re ...Show More
Hollywood's Circle of Life with Humorist Mark Miller

13:07 | Jan 23rd, 2017

Humorist Mark Miller (author of 500 Dates: Dispatches From the Front Lines of the Online Dating Wars) explores Hollywood's circle of life being played out every weekend in the Fairfax District of Los Angeles. Here’s a few links to help you get the m...Show More
SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! Confessions From a Stewardess with Host Christine Blackburn

14:28 | Jan 19th, 2017

Host Christine Blackburn talks about the ridiculous rules she endured in flight attendant training, and then shares a story about an absolutely unforgettable flight. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening...Show More
I Love Weed with Comedian Jennifer Vally

21:03 | Jan 16th, 2017

Comedian Jennifer Vally loves weed. Who doesn't? But can she sell it? Find out right now! Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need to do is tap the cover art while the show is pla...Show More
Overdeliver with Hollywood Manager Barry Katz

19:24 | Jan 9th, 2017

Hollywood manager Barry Katz knows everything in life happens for a reason. Today he shares a story about the loss of his first wife and then talks about a meeting with Magic Johnson and what it means to 'overdeliver'. Here’s a few links to help you ...Show More
Juice Cleanse with Writer Laura House

16:52 | Jan 2nd, 2017

Writer Laura House was fed up with bad food and stress, so she went to Bali for a raw food & juice cleanse & cleansed more than she expected. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you n...Show More
SPECIAL: Closet Confessional! Me and Malibu: A Tale of Two Loves with Host Christine Blackburn

20:41 | Dec 29th, 2016

Host Christine Blackburn brings you her first Closet Confessional! Dividing her time between being a single mom on the Eastside of LA, and her fantasy world on the Westside of LA, Christine realizes it's time to make a choice. If you've ever been in ...Show More
Finding My Father with Comedian Darren Carter

16:25 | Dec 26th, 2016

Comedian Darren Carter (The Party Continues) had the quintessential difficult childhood. His mom was in prison and he didn't know his dad. After he got the call his mother passed away, he knew the time had come to find his father. Here’s a few links ...Show More
The Gift Of Listening: A Holiday Special

31:07 | Dec 20th, 2016

Why do we listen? If you ever wondered why you're so drawn to podcasts, this Holiday Special is just for you. Kate is joined by the hosts of 15 other podcasts to talk about the gift and the power of listening. The world needs a lot more of it, that's...Show More
White Water Rafting with Actress Iris Bahr

12:46 | Dec 19th, 2016

Actress/author Iris Bahr, was on a white-water rafting trip in Cuzco that turned into a body-recovery mission. No kidding. Listen now! And here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need...Show More
I Was George Harrison's Ghost Writer with Author Ivor Davis

12:16 | Dec 12th, 2016

Author Ivor Davis (The Beatles and Me On Tour) traveled with the Beatles in 1964 and watched them make rock history. On assignment for the London Daily Express, Ivor enjoyed unrestricted access to the four boys—from their hotel suites, to backstage a...Show More
The Birds and The Bees with Actress Wendi McLendon-Covey

20:46 | Dec 5th, 2016

Actress Wendi McLendon-Covey (The Goldbergs, Bridesmaids, Reno 911!) came home from 3rd grade with misinformation about where babies come from. Her mother further complicated the situation by giving her a scaled down version of the Birds and the Bees...Show More
How Elmore Leonard Saved My Life with Writer Vito Lapiccola

13:06 | Nov 28th, 2016

Writer/producer Vito Lapiccola (Comics on Comics) found himself in a life and death situation. He summoned his hero Elmore Leonard and it saved his life. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy! If you’re listening on an iPho...Show More
I Worked as a Page at NBC with Writer Matt Oswalt

13:08 | Nov 21st, 2016

Matt Oswalts first job in Hollywood was to take wide-eyed tourists around the NBC lot and slowly dissapoint them as the underbelly of the industry was exposed. He talks about shattering the dreams of a lifelong Days of Our Lives fan, on one fateful ...Show More
The Mattress Chick with Comedian/Author Amber Tozer

12:46 | Nov 14th, 2016

Comedian/Author Amber Tozer (Sober Stick Figure) sold mattresses on Craig’s List, not only for the money, but out of spite. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy! If you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need to do is tap t...Show More
Cancer with Actor Toby Huss

19:18 | Nov 7th, 2016

Actor Toby Huss (Halt and Catch Fire, King of the Hill, Seinfeld) goes back to Iowa to help his mom deal with a serious illness, and finds himself dealing with plain craziness. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy! If you’r...Show More
How I Met Piggy Demon with Comic Dana Gould

16:09 | Oct 31st, 2016

Comedian Dana Gould went to a Halloween store in Los Angeles trying to find someone to help him find an apartment for his friend Maila Nurmi (the actress who played Vampira.) There he was introduced to Piggy Demon (the guitarist for Rob Zombie) and t...Show More
My First Big Feature Film with Comedian Erica Rhodes

15:03 | Oct 24th, 2016

Comic/actress Erica Rhodes got her first big break landing the lead role in a feature film. "Fairytale dreams do come true!" she thought. Or do they? Listen to this Hollywood tale. You won't believe what happens… Here’s a few links to help you g...Show More
Stalker with Author Charles Freericks

19:03 | Oct 17th, 2016

Author Charles Freericks found out the hard way what happens when you give the stink eye to someone racing down your residential street. Charles, a liberated television executive, is the author of My Imaginary Friend was Too Cool to Hang out with Me....Show More
Meeting The President with Comedian Matt Knudsen

12:32 | Oct 10th, 2016

Michelle Obama thinks zombie Matt Knudsen is hilarious. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy! If you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need to do is tap the cover art while the show is playing, and you’ll see the episode n...Show More
The Lipstick Effect with Author/Actress Annabelle Gurwitch

21:50 | Oct 3rd, 2016

Best selling author/actress Annabelle Gurwitch (I See You Made An Effort) got dressed up and went to the make-up counter at Barney's looking for the perfect moisturizer. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy! If you’re liste...Show More
Shitting Your Pants with Comedian Tony Tripoli

21:25 | Sep 26th, 2016

Comedian Tony Tripoli (Joan Rivers head writer) was dancing in a show on a Princess Cruise Ship when his herbal laxative kicked in. Tony is now Co-Executive Producer of "Fashion Police" so when he says something looks like crap, he knows what he's ta...Show More
Panic Attack at Gelson's with Writer Brian Finkelstein

14:27 | Sep 19th, 2016

Writer/comedian Brian Finkelstein (The MOTH L.A.) had a panic attack at the upscale grocery store, Gelson's. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy! If you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need to do is tap the cover art wh...Show More
Grief with Actor Jim Beaver

11:32 | Sep 12th, 2016

Actor Jim Beaver (Supernatural, Justified, Breaking Bad, Deadwood) talks about losing his wife to lung cancer and reads a chapter from his memoir "Life's That Way." Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy! If you’re listening...Show More
Burning Man with Writer Penelope Lombard

15:29 | Sep 5th, 2016

Writer Penelope Lombard went to Burning Man and discovered among other things, she is a Sparkle Pony. If you've been to Burning Man or thinking of going to Burning Man, you MUST listen to this story! Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of...Show More
Orgies with Comedian/Actor Rick Overton

14:22 | Aug 29th, 2016

Comic genius Rick Overton (Veep, Grimm, The Middle) was in New York in the 1970's and remembers ferret laden orgies fondly. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy! If you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need to do is tap t...Show More
How I Met My Husband with Personality Leigh Koechner

13:42 | Aug 22nd, 2016

Writer/spiritual teacher Leigh Koechner (absoluteleigh.com) talks about how she met her husband, actor Dave Koechner, today on Story Worthy! Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy! If you’re listening on an iPhone, all you ne...Show More
BEST of Legendary Musicians with Comedian Murray Valeriano and Writer/Journalist David Wild

35:41 | Aug 15th, 2016

Comedian Murray Valeriano (Rusty Cow) met a Beatle waiting for his wife near a restroom, and writer David Wild (The Adam Carolla Show) had to chase Van Morrison all around town to get the Rolling Stone interview, then came to the conclusion- Van's nu...Show More
Beverly Hills with Comedian Jennifer Vally

49:20 | Aug 8th, 2016

Comedian Jennifer Vally worked in a fancy Beverly Hills Boutique and she learned that celebrities are NOT just like us...they're worse. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy! If you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need to...Show More
You Can Never Go Home with Comedian Cathy Ladman

1:12:01 | Aug 1st, 2016

Comedian Cathy Ladman (Does This Show Make Me Look Fat?) knows you can never really go home. You can visit, but you need to keep moving forward. It's like the sign says: "Don't back up. Severe tire damage." Here’s a few links to help you get the mo...Show More
Commercial Directing with Director Jordan Brady

1:04:43 | Jul 25th, 2016

Director Jordan Brady (I Am Comic, I Am Road Comic, I Am Battle Comic) tells tales from the world of directing television commercials. After directing over 800 spots, he's got plenty to say about casting, advertising people, Hollywood relationships, ...Show More
I Saved A Lady In The Jungle in Thailand with Comedian Dennis Gubbins

46:08 | Jul 18th, 2016

Actor/writer Dennis Gubbins was visiting Thailand after graduating college and hoping to meet a lady on a beach or in a club. Instead, he found one in the jungle. No joke. Listen now! Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy! I...Show More
The Hugging Amma with Comedian Kirk Fox

49:50 | Jul 11th, 2016

Comedian Kirk Fox attended an event at a Hilton Hotel with a girl to meet and hopefully get a quick hug from Amma-The Hugging Saint. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy! If you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need to do...Show More
BEST of America with Comedian Ed Crasnick and Comedian Yakov Smirnoff

50:03 | Jul 4th, 2016

Comedian Ed Crasnick drove across America to gain independence and ran into Wolfman Jack. Plus, comedian Yakov Smirnoff talks about 9/11 and his mural The Heart of America. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy! If you’re li...Show More
Hooking Up With A High School Crush with Author Matteson Perry

59:36 | Jun 27th, 2016

Matteson Perry, author of the new book "Available: A Memoir of Heartbreak, Hookups, Love, and Brunch" tells us about losing the hottest girl in school to the a-hole jock and getting a chance to redeem himself thirteen years later. Did he close the de...Show More
I Was Accidentally In A Threesome with Comedian Kira Soltanovich

1:01:40 | Jun 20th, 2016

People pleaser Kira Soltanovich (Netflix- “You Did This To Me”) didn’t want to disappoint, so when she found herself in an accidental threesome, she did her best to accommodate. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy! If you’...Show More
Hell Gig or What I Did For Stand-Up with Comedian Ed Crasnick

47:27 | Jun 13th, 2016

Comedian Ed Crasnick (The Self Help Comedy Hour) returns to Story Worthy to talk about a Hell Gig he had that proves comedians are people who need people, but are not the luckiest people in the world. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out o...Show More
The Opening Act with Comedian/Musician Henry Phillips

1:06:56 | Jun 6th, 2016

Comedian/Musician Henry Phillips (You and Your Fucking Coffee, Henry’s Kitchen) recounts a night out bar hopping with friends after opening for a famous comedian, then Hannes and Christine proceed to guess which comedian he’s talking about. Plus, we ...Show More
When I First Got To Hollywood with Writer Dan Frischman

1:01:21 | May 30th, 2016

Actor/Director Dan Frischman thought living and partying in the famous house above the Comedy Store with roommates Dice Clay and Yakov Smirnoff would make him the coolest cat on the Sunset Strip. Instead, it led to his TV nerd roles. Here’s a few lin...Show More
Killing Squirrels With My Father with Comedian Theo Von

1:02:01 | May 23rd, 2016

Comedian Theo Von (No Offense, CrankTexts) grew up in a rural suburb of New Orleans, helping his dad collect credit card applications in exchange for unlimited Kit Kats. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re list...Show More
How I Became a Hollywood Stylist with Stylist Jen Rade

1:18:59 | May 16th, 2016

Celebrity Stylist Jen Rade (Under The Gunn, Fashion Police) talks about her path to becoming a stylist (Alyssa Milano, Jennifer Morrison, Caitlyn Jenner) and fashion expert. Hollywood has tried to pin her down (that’s a funny wardrobe pun), but guess...Show More
BEST of Sexual Confusion with Actress Wendi McLendon-Covey and Actor/Comedian Kevin Allison

49:20 | May 12th, 2016

Wendi McLendon Covey (The Goldbergs, Bridesmaids) came home from 3rd grade with some misinformation about where babies come from, and Kevin Allison (RISK!) talks about going out for some adult fun and getting into a tight situation. I mean, a very ti...Show More
Show Business Faux Pas with Writer Tracy Newman

56:56 | May 9th, 2016

Singer/Songwriter Tracy Newman, a 20 year veteran of network TV writing (Cheers, The Nanny, Ellen) reveals her many humiliating show biz faux pas, causing us to reveal ours. Mistakes have been made. Big ones that have negatively impacted our careers....Show More
My First Girlfriend with Writer Ken Levine

58:42 | May 2nd, 2016

Ken Levine is an Emmy winning writer/director/producer/major league baseball announcer. Long ago, he took a girl to a Doors concert who ultimately became his first girlfriend. By the way, she claimed to be a witch. Here’s a few links to help you get ...Show More
I Spoke With A Clairvoyant with Comedian Greta Titelman

1:00:58 | Apr 25th, 2016

Greta Titelman (Lady Lovin') spoke with a clairvoyant who accurately talked about her mom and then told her what would happen in her life. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need...Show More
How My Wife Yelled At Me and Saved The World with Writer David Wild

48:19 | Apr 18th, 2016

Emmy-nominated writer David Wild (Rolling Stone Magazine, The Adam Carolla Show) knew he had to do something to help after 911. Yet it wasn't until David's wife yelled at him that David found true inspiration as the Head Writer for "America: A Tribut...Show More
Trying To Fit In with Artistic Director Jamie Flam

47:33 | Apr 11th, 2016

Jamie Flam, artistic director of The Hollywood Improv, talks about trying to fit in by joining the football team his senior year in high school. Plus we talk about comedy and Jamie's love of The Beatles. Listen now on Story Worthy! Here’s a few links...Show More
BEST of Dating Troubles with Alex M. Stein and Matteson Perry

36:06 | Apr 7th, 2016

Writer Alex Stein talks about dating four women named Suzanne and author Matteson Perry (Available: A Memoir of Heartbreak, Hookups, Love and Brunch) shares a story about cheating, today on the BEST of Story Worthy! Here’s a few links to help you ge...Show More
The Family Business with Hair Colorist Marco Pelusi

57:00 | Apr 4th, 2016

Marco Pelusi, celebrity haircolorist/stylist and West Hollywood salon owner, talks about growing up in the salon business, how best to deal with hair color, and his A-list clientele. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if...Show More
Laughter Heals with Comedian Craig Shoemaker

1:08:35 | Mar 28th, 2016

Comedian/Author Craig Shoemaker (LaughterHeals.com) shares an emotional story about a terminally ill friend and the laughter they shared that kept him hanging on. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on...Show More
The Mile High Club with Comedian Mark DeCarlo

56:10 | Mar 21st, 2016

Host Mark DeCarlo met his future wife in the New Orleans airport and later sealed the deal with a seat ejection. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need to do is tap the cover ar...Show More
I Was George Harrison's Ghost Writer with Ivor Davis

55:23 | Mar 14th, 2016

Author Ivor Davis (The Beatles and Me On Tour) traveled with the Beatles watching them make rock history in 1964. On assignment for the London Daily Express, Ivor enjoyed unrestricted access to the four boys—from their hotel suites to backstage at co...Show More
The Pink Marine with Greg Cope-White

54:58 | Mar 7th, 2016

Author Greg Cope-White (The Pink Marine) decided to join the United States Marine Corps on a whim. Was serving as a gay Marine, back when it was illegal, a nightmare? Or was spending the summer showering with 70 naked men a master-minded dream? Here’...Show More
Overdeliver with Hollywood Manager Barry Katz

1:07:57 | Feb 29th, 2016

Hollywood manager Barry Katz (Industry Standard) knows everything in life happens for a reason. He shares a story about the loss of his first wife and then talks about a meeting with Magic Johnson, and what it means to overdeliver. Here’s a few links...Show More
Real Bodies, Real Issues with Actress Clementine Ford

55:52 | Feb 22nd, 2016

Actress Clementine Ford (The L Word) talks about anxiety and her photo shoot in the People Magazine issue Real Bodies, Real Issues. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need to do ...Show More
BEST of Comedy Store Comics with Filmmaker/Comedian Bobcat Goldthwait and Pauly Shore

20:10 | Feb 18th, 2016

Bobcat Goldthwait talks about performing for the Insane Clown Posse Juggalos, and Pauly Shore talks about performing his stand-up for the first time, at age 17. Listen to the BEST of Comedy Store Comics, now on Story Worthy! Here’s a few links to hel...Show More
Stage Mom with Public Relations Expert Margot Black

47:48 | Feb 15th, 2016

PR Expert and author Margot Black (Where's My Award? How to Get Baby Barf Out of a Red Carpet and Other Tales from a Working Mom in Hollywood) never thought she'd be a stage mom, but then Hollywood came knocking at her door. Here’s a few links to hel...Show More
You Won't Like What You Smell with Filmmaker Jon Whelan

54:01 | Feb 8th, 2016

Filmmaker Jon Whelan (STINK!) opened up his daughters brand new pajamas and did not like what he smelled. And you won't either. Listen now as Jon talks about the chemical industry and his new documentary STINK! Here’s a few links to help you get the ...Show More
Write What You Know with Writer/Creator Phil Rosenthal

1:00:16 | Feb 1st, 2016

Writer Phil Rosenthal (I'll Have What Phil's Having, Everybody Loves Raymond) writes what he knows, especially about his family and his parents. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all yo...Show More
Inside Politics with Author Lance Simmens

1:04:05 | Jan 25th, 2016

Author/political activist Lance Simmens (Fracktured, The Evolution of a Revolution) talks about working with Jimmy Carter and how it shaped his life. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, a...Show More
The Night My Mentalist Husband Went Mental with Author Vicki Abelson

52:47 | Jan 18th, 2016

Author Vicki Abelson (Don’t Jump, Women Who Write) was married to a mentalist. One night, he went mental. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need to do is tap the cover art while...Show More
The Machine with Comedian Bert Kreischer

1:01:41 | Jan 11th, 2016

Comic Bert Kreischer was visiting Russia on a college trip and ended up robbing a train (including his classmates) with the Russian mob. Really. Listen now to Bert Kreischer- The Machine! Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worth...Show More
Road Stories with Comedian/Actor Rick Overton

44:42 | Jan 4th, 2016

Comedian/Actor Rick Overton shares stories from the road as a working comic, and later in the show, Rick talks about his near drowning as a child. Plus, there is talk of The Bee Gees. Finally! Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story ...Show More
The Energy Healer with Radio Personality Gina Grad

1:03:21 | Dec 28th, 2015

Gina Grad (Adam Carolla, 100.3FM The Sound) went to an energy healer, who happened to be her friend, and though she was ready to lie about what a magical experience she had, she didn't have to! Plus, later in the show, Gina recites the capitals of So...Show More
Almost Famous with Writer/Creator Jon Hotchkiss

1:06:54 | Dec 21st, 2015

Writer/director/producer Jon Hotchkiss (AdorablePuppiesInc.com) got a little bit famous and got a whole lot lucky at a local Costco...what happened then? Listen and find out! Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re ...Show More
Awkward Celebrity Encounters with Comedian Matthew Cole Weiss

1:00:38 | Dec 14th, 2015

Matthew Cole Weiss (Allegedly) wanted to have a conversation so badly with a celebrity, he feigned a serious illness. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need to do is tap the cov...Show More
The Eggroll with Host Zach Brooks

56:14 | Dec 7th, 2015

Zach Brooks (Food is The New Rock) followed the Grateful Dead for years. Not for their music, but for their parking lot vending. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need to do is ...Show More
I Blame Dennis Hopper with Actress Illeana Douglas

1:21:49 | Nov 30th, 2015

Actress/Director/Writer Illeana Douglas (I Blame Dennis Hopper) met Peter Sellers on the set of "Being There" and her life was forever changed. Hear her stories about living a life inside and outside the movies. Here’s a few links to help you get the...Show More
BEST OF Relatives with Comic Mike Siegel and Pittsburgh's Own Jim Krenn

33:44 | Nov 26th, 2015

Comic Mike Siegel's (Travel Tales Podcast) mid-west upbringing shines through his grandma's comments after attending his stand-up show in Florida. Plus radio personality, Jim Krenn, (No Restrictions, Q-92) visits his colorful relatives in West Virgi...Show More
I Followed a DJ Around The World with Filmmaker Kandeyce Jorden

47:27 | Nov 23rd, 2015

Filmmaker Kandeyce Jorden talks about getting lost following DJ Sandra Collins around the world and what she ends up finding – in her new music documentary – GIRL. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening o...Show More
My Bad Moondance With Van Morrison with Writer David Wild

55:57 | Nov 16th, 2015

David Wild was just a young Rolling Stone journalist when the Emmy-nominated TV writer and best-selling author had to literally chase down the toughest interview of his life -- Van Morrison. In the end, Wild got his Van the Man, and now he's here to ...Show More
Wedding Anniversary Nightmares with Comedian/Author Dani Klein-Modisett

56:34 | Nov 9th, 2015

Comedian/Author Dani Klein-Modisett (Take My Spouse- Please!) and her husband went away for their wedding anniversary and almost came back separately. Here’s how they lived to laugh about it. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story W...Show More
Finding My Father with Comedian Darren Carter

49:29 | Nov 2nd, 2015

Comedian Darren Carter (Party Starter!) had a rough childhood. His mom was in prison and he didn't know his dad. After he got the call his mother passed away, he knew the time had come to find his father. Here’s a few links to help you get the most o...Show More
Bad Dad Decisions with Comic Jon Reep

59:37 | Oct 26th, 2015

Comedian Jon Reep’s father decides to fix a hole in the bottom of their pool while wearing a backpack full of rocks and trying to breathe through a garden hose. Now that’s a bad dad decision if there ever was one. Here’s a few links to help you get t...Show More
BEST of Sexy Ladies with Playmate Angel Boris and Choreographer Robin Antin

44:28 | Oct 22nd, 2015

Playboy centerfold Angel Boris talks about the process of becoming a Playboy Playmate, and choreographer Robin Antin tells the story about how she created The Pussycat Dolls. Listen now to the BEST of Sexy Ladies, on Story Worthy! Here’s a few links ...Show More
Bodily Fluids with Comedian/Writer Sabrina Cognata

50:17 | Oct 19th, 2015

Writer/storyteller Sabrina Cognata doesn’t want you to feel sorry for her, because no matter how bad things get, she’ll even the score. Even if that means using her bodily fluids as a weapon. In this story, Sabrina goes to a party that spins out of c...Show More
Finding Bill Murray with Author/Entrepreneur Mike Bonifer

1:07:23 | Oct 12th, 2015

Mike Bonifer (Chief Creative Officer and co-founder of bigSTORY) went on a quest to get Bill Murray to star in a film he'd written, and discovered that the story of his quest was the one he'd been intending to tell all along. Here’s a few links to he...Show More
The Impact We Make with Rabbi Sherre Hirsch

1:03:00 | Oct 5th, 2015

Author, Rabbi Sherre Hirsch talks about growing up as a latchkey kid, her life as a rabbi, and about her new book "Thresholds," which helps people live fearlessly and regret free. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if yo...Show More
Games Children Play with Comedian Travis Clark

53:08 | Sep 29th, 2015

When Comedian Travis Clark was 8 years old, he loved the game Defender so much, he was willing to do anything to play it. Anything. Listen! Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you ne...Show More
The Meaning of 69 with Writer Peter Mehlman

1:04:52 | Sep 21st, 2015

Television writer/author Peter Mehlman (Seinfeld, Narrow World of Sports, Blank, "It Won't Always Be This Great") was thoroughly confused about the meaning of 69, until his childhood friends filled him in. Find out for yourselves on Story Worthy! Her...Show More
The Birds and The Bees with Actress Wendi McLendon-Covey

1:10:14 | Sep 14th, 2015

Actress Wendi McLendon-Covey (The Goldbergs, Bridesmaids, Reno 911!) came home from the 3rd grade with some misinformation about where babies come from. Her mother further complicated the situation by giving her a scaled down version of the Birds and...Show More
The Homeless People In My Neighborhood with Comedian Bronston Jones

56:47 | Sep 7th, 2015

When comedian Bronston Jones (Venice Underground) first moved to Venice Beach, he made an effort to meet all of his neighbors...and I mean ALL of his neighbors. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on a...Show More
How I Became A Sexual Intuitive with Writer Susanna Brisk

58:57 | Aug 31st, 2015

Writer Susanna Brisk (The MILF Code, Malibu Mom) talks about how and why she became a Sexual Intuitive. What is a Sexual Intuitive, you ask? Listen and find out! Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on ...Show More
BEST Of Holidays with Writer Taylor Orci and Producer Mike Cioffi

28:59 | Aug 27th, 2015

Writer Taylor Orci recounts growing up and her families Christmas Eve traditions, and Producer Mike Cioffi let his uncles take him on a wild adventure for his birthday. Listen now on the BEST OF Story Worthy- Holidays! Here’s a few links to help you ...Show More
Pursuing Your Passion with Artist Julie Gardner

42:34 | Aug 24th, 2015

Artist Julie Gardner (Obscura Designs) is a Grammy recognized engineer/producer, photographer, and designer. She talks about pursuing her passion and the unexpected journey it took her on. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Wort...Show More
Performing For The Juggalos with Comedian/Filmmaker Bobcat Goldthwait

58:50 | Aug 17th, 2015

Comedian/Filmmaker Bobcat Goldthwait talks about performing for the Insane Clown Posse fans- The Juggalos- and as you can imagine, it got weird. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all yo...Show More
I Got Slipped a Roofie with You Tube's Jason Horton

59:53 | Aug 10th, 2015

You Tube sensation, Jason Horton, was accidentally slipped a roofie at a New Year's Eve party and then things got interesting.... Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need to do is...Show More
Saying Goodbye To My Dad with Author Kelly Carlin

1:06:39 | Aug 3rd, 2015

Author/performer Kelly Carlin, talks about her new book "A Carlin Home Companion- Growing Up With George" and saying goodbye to her dad, the iconic George Carlin. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on...Show More
Dating in Group Therapy with Comedian Ed Crasnick

57:17 | Jul 27th, 2015

As a single comedian, Ed Crasnick (The Self Help Comedy Hour) asked a member from group therapy on a date and everyone turned on him- including former mayor of San Francisco, Diane Feinstein. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story W...Show More
Closets Closets Closets! with Comedian Adam Carolla

1:17:08 | Jul 20th, 2015

The Aceman himself- Adam Carolla, helps Story Worthy celebrate it's 5th anniversary with a story about his humble beginnings and closets, closets, CLOSETS!! Thank you to all of our fans for your dedication to our show! Here’s a few links to help you ...Show More
My Favorite Pillow with Comedian Fortune Feimster

56:49 | Jul 13th, 2015

Comedian Fortune Feimster (Chelsea Lately) talks about her favorite pillow and the girl who tried to take it from her. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need to do is tap the co...Show More
My Grandma with Author Maggie Rowe

54:15 | Jul 6th, 2015

Author Maggie Rowe ("Sin Bravely" Sit n Spin) tells a personal story about connecting with her grandmother after her grandmother's death. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need ...Show More
Addiction with Author/Tattoo Artist Jonathan Shaw

1:04:17 | Jun 29th, 2015

Author/tattoo artist Jonathan Shaw ("The next Bukowski"-Rolling Stone Magazine) talks about heroin addiction and reads from his book "Narcisa: Our Lady of The Ashes." Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listenin...Show More
BEST OF Crime with Writer Michelle McNamara and Comedian Brandt Tobler

41:17 | Jun 25th, 2015

Writer Michelle McNamara (True Crime Diary) talks about her love of true crime and comedian Brandt Tobler talks about leading a theft ring at a department store in Wyoming. No kidding. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- ...Show More
I Met A Beatle with Comedian Murray Valeriano

1:10:25 | Jun 25th, 2015

Comedian Murray Valeriano (Rusty Cow) was at an awards show hanging out near the restrooms waiting for his wife, when he met and had a conversation with a Beatle. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on...Show More
Tripping in Berkeley with Writer Jupiter Diego

52:30 | Jun 15th, 2015

Writer/storyteller Jupiter Diego swallowed a beautiful magic mushroom, then visited a holy swami at an ashram in Berkeley and came to a perfect, ineffable knowledge of who his future bride would be. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of ...Show More
Marijuana Drug Smuggling with Filmmaker Sean Patrick Crowell

1:03:19 | Jun 8th, 2015

Filmmaker Sean Patrick Crowell (Grounded: A High Flying Documentary) talks about growing up in Pittsburgh with uncles that were not only hippies, but marijuana smugglers. Big time marijuana smugglers. Enjoy! Here’s a few links to help you get the mos...Show More
Vegas Baby, Vegas! with Comeidan Dan Cummins

1:00:08 | Jun 1st, 2015

Comedian Dan Cummins (Chinese Affection) talks about riding the snake in Vegas. And by "snake" he means acid, and by "ride" he means, nearly being driven insane. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on...Show More
BEST OF Drug Mishaps with Comedian Todd Glass and Actor Michael Stahl-David

32:17 | May 28th, 2015

Comedian Todd Glass accidently served pot cookies to his partners mother, and actor Michael Stahl-David took more acid than he intended. Listen now on the BEST of Story Worthy- Drug Mishaps! Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Wo...Show More
My First Professional Tennis Tournament with Comedian Michael Kosta

59:42 | May 19th, 2015

Michael Kosta, comedian and former world ranked tennis player, talks about Illinois State, Zihuatanejo, and his first professional tennis tournament. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, a...Show More
Depression and The Joy of Frisbee with Author Dr. Alex Korb

1:01:14 | May 11th, 2015

Author Dr. Alex Korb (The Upward Spiral) talks about his studies on the neuroscience of depression and the joy of frisbee. Yes, frisbee. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need t...Show More
How I Became A Centerfold with Playboy Centerfold Angel Boris

1:01:58 | May 7th, 2015

Playmate Angel Boris talks about how she went from Hawaiian Tropic model to Playboy Centerfold. Finally, a Playboy bunny on Story Worthy! Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need ...Show More
I Almost Got Kicked Out of College with Comedian Jay Monteparte

1:06:11 | Apr 27th, 2015

Comedian/Host Jay Montepare (Ellen's Design Challenge) found himself in big trouble at Mary Washington College when a speech he gave was deemed racist. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone,...Show More
BEST OF Story Worthy LIVE! with Comedian Sharon Houston and Author Adrian Colesberry

24:29 | Apr 23rd, 2015

Sharon Houston has worked for daytime court TV for years and tells an outrageous story about just how preposterous it is. Then Adrian Colesberry reads a chapter from his book "How To Make Love To Adrian Colesberry." Listen to these two pros, right no...Show More
S &M Clubs with Storyteller Will Link

54:38 | Apr 20th, 2015

Writer Will Link went to an S & M Club in the Valley on a whim. What happened next? Well, let's just say now he's a member of that S & M club! Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you ...Show More
My Father The Narcissist with Writer Lauri Fraser

51:27 | Apr 13th, 2015

Writer Lauri Fraser spends weekly outings with her narcissistic father and learns to celebrate the man who gazes lovingly into her eyes, only to see his own reflection. Do you think you know a narcissist? You will relate! Here’s a few links to help y...Show More
Sportsgirl with Comedian Carol Ann Leif

57:54 | Apr 6th, 2015

Celebrate opening day with Carol Ann Leif! The writer/comedian/sports fanatic is ready for baseball season. She's also ready for football, soccer and hockey season. Can you say Sportsgirl? Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Wort...Show More
Nervous Breakdown with Comedian Greg Behrendt

1:11:29 | Mar 30th, 2015

Comedian/Author/Musician Greg Behrendt ("He's Just Not That Into You" The Reigning Monarchs) was on stage at Caroline's in New York, when life finally caught up with him and he lost it. I mean, he really lost it.  Listen now to Greg talk about his Ne...Show More
BEST OF Anxiety with Writer Brian Finkelstein and Comedian Melanie Vare

28:35 | Mar 26th, 2015

Writer/Comedian Brian Finkelstein had a panic attack at the upscale grocery store Gelson's and Writer/Comedian Melanie Vare was so anxious, she checked herself in to a mental institution. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worth...Show More
Having A Baby with Actress and Atomic Mom Ellie Knaus

54:09 | Mar 23rd, 2015

Actress Ellie Knaus (Atomic Moms) describes giving birth to her daughter and it involves a bathtub, an eye mask, and an In-N-Out Burger. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need t...Show More
How Rap Made Me A Man with Comedian/Rapper Zach Sherwin

57:28 | Mar 16th, 2015

Comedian Zach Sherwin knew he loved rap music from the day he first laid ears on it, but he never imagined he'd be called up onstage to rap with his boyhood idols. Word. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re liste...Show More
Tweener Gangland with Comedian Jennifer Vally

45:48 | Mar 9th, 2015

Comedian/Writer Jennifer Vally found out she wasn't as tough as she thought she was, when she tried to join a neighborhood gang. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need to do is ...Show More
Parenting In The Digital Age with Voiceover Artist and Master Storyteller Bill Ratner

44:39 | Mar 2nd, 2015

Voiceover Artist/Author Bill Ratner talks about old Hollywood, screen time, and how to parent in the digital age. Listen now on any one of your digital devices! Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on a...Show More
BEST OF Lesbians, Lesbians, Lesbians! with Writer Rebecca Donohue and Comedian Jennifer Vally

40:52 | Feb 26th, 2015

Writer/Producer Rebecca Donohue talks about her mother's reaction to lesbianism and Writer/Comedian Jennifer Vally gives us a glimpse of her lesbian summer on FM radio. Oh man! This show has it all! Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of ...Show More
Dating Multiple People with Writer Alex Stein

53:50 | Feb 23rd, 2015

Writer/Filmmaker Alex Stein tells a story of love lost, found, and fumbled... and the perils of dating four women in a row named Suzanne. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need ...Show More
Family Vacation on a Houseboat with Singer/Songwriter Paige Bryan

58:14 | Feb 16th, 2015

Singer/Songwriter Paige Bryan took a vacation on a houseboat with her dad Sinbad, and let's just say, no one had any business being on that boat. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all y...Show More
Cheaters with Author Matteson Perry

56:16 | Feb 9th, 2015

Author Matteson Perry (Available: A Memoir of Heartbreak, Hookups, Love and Brunch) tells a story about passion, cheating on a girlfriend, and the importance of vague e-mail subject titles. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Wor...Show More
Believing Because You Want To Believe with Writer Adam Spiegelman

51:24 | Feb 2nd, 2015

Writer/Producer Adam Spiegelman (Proudly Resents) sent emails to a high school friend ten years after graduation pretending to be the teacher begging for help, even though all the evidence pointed to it being a fake. You'll never believe what the fri...Show More
BEST OF Hookers and Hackers with Comedian Mike Schmidt and Actor Dean Haglund

34:45 | Jan 29th, 2015

Comedian Mike Schmidt encountered a hooker late one night at the In-N-Out Burger and you'll never guess what happened next! Plus, actor Dean Haglund played a hacker on The X Files and found out people think he's one in real life too! Listen now to th...Show More
Blackout Drunk with Comedian Andy Ruther

57:23 | Jan 26th, 2015

Comedian Andy Ruther (Dirty Sports Podcast) learned the hard way that getting blacked out drunk is not a great idea. Can you say brain injury? Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you ...Show More
Joan Rivers- Stories From Her Head Writer with Comedian Tony Tripoli

1:00:57 | Jan 19th, 2015

Comedian Tony Tripoli, head-writer for Joan Rivers, tells hilarious stories about his 4 1/2 years with the late-great comedienne, and it turns out, she's even cooler than we thought! Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if...Show More
Mouth to Mouth in Manhattan with Actress Jennifer LaFleur

1:04:20 | Jan 12th, 2015

Actress Jennifer Lafleur was walking through Times Square when a man keeled over in front of her. Her instincts kicked in and she saved his life. She SAVED the man's life! Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re lis...Show More
My Secret Double Life with Comedian Paul Mecurio

52:37 | Jan 5th, 2015

Comedian Paul Mecurio (Two Chairs and a Microphone) was a Wall Street lawyer leading a double life as a stand-up comic. It doesn't get funnier than that. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhon...Show More
A 50-Mile Fun Ride with Psychologist Sophie Venable

59:08 | Dec 29th, 2014

Psychologist Sophie Venable (MYLF Talk) participated in a 50-Mile Fun Ride thru Mexico. But was it actually fun? What do you think? Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need to do ...Show More
BEST of Only In Hollywood with Author Lilibet Snellings and Director Brin Hill

43:24 | Dec 25th, 2014

Author Lillibet Snellings (Box Girl) and director Brin Hill (In Your Eyes) tell stories about things that can only happen in Hollywood. Seriously, only in Hollywood. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening...Show More
Finding Your Match with Author Margot Leitman

1:03:41 | Dec 22nd, 2014

Author Margot Leitman (Long Story Short) and her husband are right for each other. They both like scamming and bad movies.....really bad movies (Orphan!) Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhon...Show More
Prostate Cancer with Comedian Jimmy Dore

1:06:16 | Dec 15th, 2014

Comedian Jimmy Dore (The Jimmy Dore Show) woke up to find something in the toilet that changed his life. Here’s a few links to help you get the most out of Story Worthy- if you’re listening on an iPhone, all you need to do is tap the cover art while ...Show More