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Go Bayside!

April Richardson

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April Richardson and a guest watch an episode of Saved by the Bell and then critically analyze it for you, the listener.
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02:26 | Oct 9th, 2017

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2:34:37 | Mar 27th, 2017

Paul F. Tompkins (@PFTompkins, BoJack Horseman, SPONTANEANATION, #1 podcast MVP) and I watch the feature-length film, Saved by the Bell: Wedding in Las Vegas.
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1:34:41 | Sep 15th, 2015

Millie De Chirico (@milliedechirico, TCM Underground, my best friend for 21 years) and I watch the feature-length film, Saved by the Bell: Hawaiian Style.

47:05 | Dec 2nd, 2014

Tommie Roache (the guy who dumped me for high-fiving too much!) and I watch the one where a new Bayside crew finds the time capsule the O.G. crew buried on the school grounds 10 years ago.

1:05:30 | Oct 1st, 2014

Jimmy Pardo (@jimmypardo, Never Not Funny, Conan) returns yet again, and, in front of a live audience at the 2014 Los Angeles Podcast Festival, we watch the one where everyone graduates (although for Zack, it's just barely) and the show ends!

32:12 | Sep 2nd, 2014

April Richardson (@Apey, host of this very podcast) watches the two clip shows all by herself.

56:57 | Aug 19th, 2014

Kurt Braunohler (@kurtbraunohler, Chelsea Lately, Hot Tub, Bob's Burgers) and I watch the one where everyone in the posse tries to write a new school song, and Zack cheats in order to win the contest held to determine which school jam is best.

50:28 | Aug 12th, 2014

Chris Hardwick (@nerdist, @midnight, The Talking Dead) and I watch the one where Tori is terrified of earthquakes, only to have to help Zack deliver Mrs. Belding's baby in an elevator after the longest earthquake in recorded human history.

1:38:03 | Aug 5th, 2014

Scott Aukerman (@scottaukerman, Comedy Bang Bang, Between Two Ferns, Mr. Show) and I watch the one where the drama club put on a production of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, but — plot twist! — it's a rap version.

59:41 | Jul 29th, 2014

Jerry Ferrara (@jerrycferrara, Entourage, Think Like a Man Too) and I watch the one where Bayside has a square dance for the senior prom, Zack tricks Kelly into being his date, and Jessie and Slater get trapped in the school's boiler room.

1:30:52 | Jul 22nd, 2014

Kevin Christy (@kevingchristy, Masters of Sex, Maron, the art world) and I watch the one where Zack wants to date Slater's little sister but Slater isn't having it. Also, the posse form a doo-wop group called the Five Aces.

1:20:10 | Jul 15th, 2014

Aaron Blitzstein (@BlitznBeans, Letterman, Family Guy) and I watch the one where Zack and Slater want to go skiing, so they instigate a full on teachers' strike that also threatens to end the Academic Bowl.

47:48 | Jul 8th, 2014

Tony Visconti (@tonuspomus, producer/collaborator T.Rex, David Bowie, and EVERY COOL RECORD EVER) and I watch the one where Bayside is left $10k by an alumnus and there's a Battle of the Sexes to determine who gets the money.

1:49:02 | Jul 1st, 2014

Paul F. Tompkins (@PFTompkins, Comedy Bang Bang, Varietopia, Speakeasy) and I watch the one where Zack alone is put in charge of buying class rings for all the seniors, and is promptly scammed by a man named Gem Diamond.

1:11:00 | Jun 24th, 2014

Max Silvestri (@maxsilvestri, The Feed, King Piglet) and I watch the one where the gang throw a toga party and get blind drunk after splitting a six-pack, then Zack wrecks while driving everyone home, and everyone becomes tangled in a web of terrible...Show More

1:17:14 | Jun 17th, 2014

Dave Shumka (@daveshumka, Stop Podcasting Yourself, CBC Radio) and I watch the one where Slater gets an immediate wrestling scholarship to the University of Iowa, but he enlists (zing!) Zack to get him out of the military school interview his dad has...Show More

43:40 | Jun 10th, 2014

Fortune Feimster (@fortunefunny, Chelsea Lately, Conan) and I watch the one where Zack wins a radio station contest, but has to scheme his way out of detention in order to collect the prize — a trip for two to Hawaii.

1:10:59 | Jun 3rd, 2014

Gabe Delahaye (@gabedelahaye, Videogum, Huffington Post) and I watch the one where Zack and Slater bet each other they can kiss Tori, but when Tori finds out, she tricks everyone with a masquerade ball costume-switcheroo scheme, Lisa and Screech incl...Show More

53:01 | May 27th, 2014

Damien Fahey (@damienfahey, Family Guy, Funny or Die) and I watch the one where the gang set up a teen help line, and Zack dates a girl in a wheelchair and becomes condescendingly obsessed with her well-being, while some dude leaves Screech fully in ...Show More

1:06:19 | May 20th, 2014

Danielle Radford (@danielleradford, Bridgetown Festival, Bumbershoot) and I watch the one where Lisa has to put on a fashion show for a rep from the Fashion Institute of Technology, and makes out with Zack in the process; they date for about two days...Show More

1:00:10 | May 13th, 2014

Julieanne Smolinski (@BoobsRadley, xoJane, GQ, Jezebel) and I watch the one where Tori comes to town (after Kelly and Jessie inexplicably disappear) in her leather jacket and shows Zack there's a new sheriff in town... before falling in love with him...Show More

1:14:33 | May 6th, 2014

Millie De Chirico (@milliedechirico, TCM Underground, my best friend for 20 years) and I watch the one where the gang help Screech start a spaghetti sauce business and use their class project time to create a commercial for him, while he starts datin...Show More

59:11 | Apr 29th, 2014

Harris Wittels (@twittels, Parks and Recreation, Comedy Bang Bang) and I watch the one where some students become teachers for a week, and Zack becomes the principal, and Slater can't play football in the championship game until he passes Miss Kapows...Show More

57:14 | Apr 22nd, 2014

Diablo Cody (@diablocody, Juno, Young Adult, Paradise) and I watch the one where Zack and Slater hit on a girl at the same time and then physically fight over her, while Lisa puts her social standing in jeopardy by deigning to ask out a freshman.

54:16 | Apr 15th, 2014

Jon Daly (@jondaly, Kroll Show, Comedy Bang Bang) and I watch the one where Lisa wins a radio station contest and takes the posse to a murder mystery house for the weekend, just real standard teenager-y stuff.

56:43 | Apr 8th, 2014

Alison Rosen (@alisonrosen, Alison Rosen Is Your New Best Friend) and I watch the one where Zack awkwardly deals with Laura's (and her father's) homelessness, while the gang put on a production of A Christmas Carol in the middle of the food court.

55:09 | Apr 1st, 2014

Dave Holmes (@DaveHolmes, Vulture, International Waters) and I watch the one where Zack physically bumps into Laura at the mall during Christmas Break and eagerly pursues her, while the gang work their holiday jobs and a homeless man faints in the fo...Show More

51:35 | Mar 25th, 2014

Howard Kremer (@howardkremer, Dragon Boy Suede, Who Charted?) and I watch the one that documents the (fake, even within this show) rise and fall and rise again of the incomparable Zack Attack.

1:07:47 | Mar 18th, 2014

Alie Ward and Georgia Hardstark (@alieandgeorgia, Tripping Out with Alie & Georgia, Unique Sweets) and I watch the one where Zack turns the task of creating Bayside's video yearbook into a scheme to make money to buy a car -- a scheme that involves a...Show More

1:25:08 | Mar 11th, 2014

Will Weldon (@oldmanweldon, Just for Laughs, Bridgetown Festival) and I watch the one where Jennifer, Slater's girlfriend from Germany, shows up at Bayside, so apparently he has been cheating on Jessie with her the whole time? Bat Zack comes up with ...Show More

1:07:21 | Mar 4th, 2014

Paul Danke (@pauldanke, The Comedy Garage) and I watch the one where everyone is psyched for cut day, but Zack has to sneak around due to too many absences; also, Slater and Kelly get closer while Jessie and Graham make protesting a romantic activity...Show More

1:18:59 | Feb 25th, 2014

Moshe Kasher (@moshekasher, Chelsea Lately, The Champs) and I watch the one where famous Hollywood actor Johnny Dakota comes to Bayside to shoot an anti-drug PSA with the gang, but it turns out he's a poser who totally gets high on the pot like a deg...Show More

1:07:57 | Feb 18th, 2014

Ben Gleib (@bengleib, Chelsea Lately, Last Comic Standing) and I watch the one where Kristy Barnes shows up at Bayside and inspires everyone to protest on her behalf so she can be the first female member of the school's wrestling team, and Jessie thi...Show More

1:07:22 | Feb 11th, 2014

Erin Gibson (@gibblertron, Throwing Shade) and I watch the ones where the posse go to Palm Springs for Jessie's father's wedding (argh), the very wedding Jessie tries to wreck after she meets her father's much younger fiancé, whom Zack tries to bang....Show More

54:35 | Feb 4th, 2014

Melissa Stetten (@melissastetten, xoJane, Vice) and I watch the one where the gang take their SATs and then eagerly compare scores, finding out that Zack got a 1502 while Jessie scored significantly lower; they then devise a plan to try to help her g...Show More

1:03:48 | Jan 28th, 2014

Jimmy Pardo (@jimmypardo, Never Not Funny, Conan) returns, and we watch the one where Screech sleeps at the mall to secure the gang U2 tickets, but after he inevitably screws that up, they find $5,000 in a bag in the food court belonging to a couple ...Show More

1:09:38 | Jan 21st, 2014

James Urbaniak (@jamesurbaniak, The Venture Bros., American Splendor) and I watch the one where the gang decide to hold a date auction to raise money for new cheerleading uniforms; Lisa changes up her whole steez to win over a snobby intellectual and...Show More

1:10:41 | Jan 14th, 2014

Dana Gould (@danajgould, I Know It's Wrong, Mob City, too much awesome stuff) and I watch the one that ties up all the loose ends of the Jessie's stepbrother saga, including a part where a group of teenagers reassemble an entire automobile. Oh, and a...Show More

1:02:39 | Jan 7th, 2014

Chris Fairbanks (@chrisfairbanks, TruTV's World's Dumbest...) and I watch the one where Jessie's new stepbrother moves to town from New York and pretty much blackmails everyone at Bayside within five minutes of meeting them, and his schemes put Lisa ...Show More

1:10:20 | Dec 31st, 2013

Justin Warfield (@justinwarfield, She Wants Revenge, AN EXTRA ON SEVERAL EPISODES OF SBTB) and I watch the one where oil is discovered at Bayside, and at first everyone is psyched because they think the money will somehow go to the school and not the...Show More

1:08:39 | Dec 24th, 2013

Sean O'Connor (@seanoconnz, Conan, The Ben Show, a real cool dude) and I watch the one where Zack meets a college chick and the dudes make fake I.D.s so they can party with her at the Attic, where they inadvertently catch Jeff cheating on Kelly. Then...Show More

57:42 | Dec 17th, 2013

Neal Brennan (@nealbrennan, Chappelle's Show, The Champs podcast) and I watch the one where the entire school is hyped up on an upcoming chess match between Screech and Valley's Russian exchange student, whom Zack and Slater straight-up kidnap and as...Show More

1:11:29 | Dec 10th, 2013

Matt Kirshen (@mattkirshen, Last Comic Standing, Probably Science) and I watch the one where Zack injures his knee horrifically after mildly bumping into Mr. Belding in a doorway, and must undergo the most serious, life-threatening surgery in the his...Show More

1:03:06 | Dec 3rd, 2013

Jon Wiener (@CrayonWayans, Hey Teens podcast), Eric Gosselin (@ErockGasoline, Hey Teens podcast) and I watch the one where the Malibu Sands Beach Club closes up shop for the summer, and to celebrate the end of their summer jobs, the gang construct a ...Show More

1:00:11 | Nov 26th, 2013

Andre Hyland (@JesseMiller69, The Jesse Miller Talk Show) and I watch the one where Mr. Carosi goes out of town for one night and puts Stacey in charge, forgetting he double-booked the club's one dining room, forcing the kids to work both a 50th-anni...Show More

1:10:54 | Nov 19th, 2013

Jake Fogelnest (@jakefogelnest, The Fogelnest Files) and I watch the one where Stacey Carosi's Ivy League frat guy boyfriend appears at Malibu Sands, shocking Zack and everyone else. Then Craig cheats on the charity ATV race, and Stacy finally sends ...Show More

1:01:30 | Nov 12th, 2013

Emily Heller (@mremilyheller, Conan, Surviving Jack) and I watch the one where the Malibu Sands Beach Club has July 4th festivities, including a Miss Liberty beauty pageant, during which Zack must face the task of judging both his ex-girlfriend and c...Show More

1:05:16 | Nov 5th, 2013

Jake Weisman (@weismanjake, Women Comedy, Bridgetown Festival) and I watch the one where Zack wants to buy Mr. Carosi's car for cheap, so he lies and says he and the gang can crush the volleyball championship against North Beach Beach Club.

53:35 | Oct 29th, 2013

Erin Mallory Long (@erinmallorylong, Cracked, Hello Giggles) and I watch the one where the posse are now working at Malibu Sands, and everyone scrambles to plan Zack's surprise birthday party while he's busy hating Stacey Carosi.

1:52:49 | Oct 22nd, 2013

Paul F. Tompkins (@PFTompkins, Comedy Bang Bang, Speakeasy, everything awesome) and I watch the one where the gang expect Zack to be entirely over his breakup with Kelly in roughly 72 hours, and set him up on several dates, all of which he takes to s...Show More

1:03:38 | Oct 15th, 2013

Erin Gibson (@gibblertron, Throwing Shade, Funny or Die) and I watch the one where Kelly gets a job at the Max and dumps Zack for Jeff the college guy. Also, this ep includes the debut (I believe) performance of the Zack Attack!

46:41 | Oct 8th, 2013

Guy Branum (@guybranum, Totally Biased, Talk Show: The Game Show) and I watch the one where the gang join glee club in an attempt to win a trip to Hawaii, and the entire performance rests on the shoulders of Screech's girlfriend, Violet.

54:33 | Oct 1st, 2013

David Hornbuckle (@hornbizzle, Hornbuckle Records, my ex-husband) and I watch the one where Zack & Kelly and Slater & Jessie temporarily break up, and while Mr. Belding is also fighting with his wife, he hangs with the dudes to an uncomfortable degre...Show More

48:25 | Sep 24th, 2013

Andy Wood (@andytwood, Probably Science, Bridgetown Comedy Festival) and I watch the one where Mr. Belding's younger, cooler brother with the long hair promises to take the kids rafting, only to bail on them for a hot stewardess.

1:14:47 | Sep 17th, 2013

Matt Belknap (@mattbelknap, Never Not Funny, Aspecialthing Records) and I watch the one where Zack puts Kelly on the back burner while attempting to have an affair with a grown adult woman who is also the new school nurse.

59:51 | Sep 10th, 2013

Mike Burns (@pizzanachos69; @DadBoner; Power Moves: Livin' the American Dream, USA Style) and I watch the one where everyone does class projects about their ancestry, and Zack's Native American best friend of two days, Chief Henry, meets an early dem...Show More

46:57 | Sep 4th, 2013

Karl Hess (@karlhess, Bridgetown Comedy Festival) and I watch the one where Slater's pet chameleon Artie dies, and everyone tries to blame his death on each other, like true friends.

51:58 | Aug 27th, 2013

Justin Willman (@Justin_Willman, Cupcake Wars, renowned magician) and I watch the one where the crew plan to have Screech's surprise birthday party in the principal's office during school hours, as you do.

48:11 | Aug 20th, 2013

Howard Kremer (@howardkremer, Dragon Boy Suede, Who Charted?) is back, and we watch the one where Kelly brings her baby brother Billy (literally a baby) to high school, and her friends toss him around like a hot potato.

52:05 | Aug 13th, 2013

Steve Agee (@steveagee, The Sarah Silverman Program, Children's Hospital) and I watch the one where Zack & company conspire to convince a government official that Screech is an alien, all in an attempt to get $10,000.

1:01:29 | Aug 6th, 2013

Ron Babcock (@ronbabcock, Last Comic Standing, Just for Laughs) and I watch the one where Zack starts a 1-900 number in his bedroom and recruits Lisa to give out advice to their fellow teens. Also Kelly's little sister falls in love with Zack in two ...Show More

57:39 | Jul 30th, 2013

Eliza Skinner (@elizaskinner, Totally Biased, Fashion Police) and I watch the one where Zack secretly takes pictures of the girls on the swim team, and an adult photographer walks right in to Bayside High to recruit teenage models, no questions asked...Show More

1:19:32 | Jul 23rd, 2013

Jimmy Pardo (@NeverNotFunny, Never Not Funny, Conan) and I watch THE episode -- you know the one. You know it, you love it: the Jessie "I'm so excited, I'm so scared" epic.

1:00:56 | Jul 16th, 2013

Baron Vaughn (@barvonblaq, Fairly Legal, Raised By Cable) and I watch the one where Slater bets Zack he can't make Screech the winner of the Miss Bayside pageant, and Jessie thinks a man becoming a beauty queen is a huge step forward for feminists ev...Show More

48:08 | Jul 9th, 2013

Aimee Mann (@aimeemann, musical genius) and I watch the one where Zack hires James the Actor to impersonate both his dad and the principal so that he can go on the ski trip, despite his failing grades.

51:34 | Jul 2nd, 2013

Darren Hanlon (@darrenhanlon, Australian musical genius) and I watch the one where Mr. Belding blackmails Zack into taking his niece on a date, and Jessie discriminates according to height.

1:05:55 | Jun 25th, 2013

Karen Kilgariff (@KarenKilgariff, Mr. Show, writer/head writer on 100 shows) and I watch the one where Screech's parents go to Graceland, and after Violet breaks Mama Screech's Elvis statue, the gang try to come up with ways to raise $250 to buy a ne...Show More

1:04:42 | Jun 18th, 2013

Andre Hyland (@JesseMiller69, The Jesse Miller Talk Show) and I watch the one everyone takes a drivers' ed class, but once Slater gets an impossibly cool car, Zack schemes to make sure he fails and therefore can't take Kelly to the drive-in.

53:55 | Jun 11th, 2013

Jeff Wild (@jiffywild, Chelsea Lately, After Lately) and I watch the one where the crew restart the old Bayside radio station and then use the power of the airwaves to save their beloved hangout with the worst business plan, the Max.

57:32 | Jun 4th, 2013

Matt Oswalt (@Puddinstrip, Puddin') and I watch the one where Zack is forced to join Bayside's Cadet Corps and completely disrespects the armed forces, while Lisa tries to seduce the much older sergeant? Or lieutenant?

54:22 | May 28th, 2013

Dax Jordan (@DaxJordan, Bridgetown Comedy Festival) and I watch the one where Kelly's dad loses his job, and therefore she is instantly too poor to go to prom.

44:29 | May 21st, 2013

Dan Levy (@DanLevy, Chelsea Lately, Baby Talk) and I watch the one where Slater comes to Bayside for the first time -- it's the first day of school and THE PILOT OF THE SHOW, but for some reason they aired it this late and made it a flashback ep.

56:20 | May 14th, 2013

Dave Holmes (@DaveHolmes, FX, lots of awesome stuff) and I watch the one where Zack puts subliminal messages in both Mr. Belding's and Kelly's cassette tapes, and soon the entire school (!) teams up to teach him a lesson.

58:41 | May 7th, 2013

Millie De Chirico (@milliedechirico, TCM Underground, my best friend for 20 years) and I watch the one where Zack runs for school prez just so he can "party his brains out" in Washington D.C.

48:25 | Apr 30th, 2013

Julia Prescott (@juliaprescott, Friday Night Film School) and I watch the one where the Bayside vs. Valley prank war escalates into an actual kidnapping.

40:28 | Apr 23rd, 2013

Janet Varney (@janetvarney, The JV Club) and I watch the one where the crew is paired up and fake married for a week for a (super weird and very ethically questionable) school project.

40:33 | Apr 16th, 2013

Jordan Morris (@Jordan_Morris; Jordan, Jesse, Go!) and I watch the one where the gang has to start a business for economics (?) class, and it soon becomes a Friendship Forever vs. Buddy Bands turf war.

50:28 | Apr 10th, 2013

Brandon Vaughn (@brandamonium) and I watch the one where Kelly is failing science, so Screech offers to tutor her, and within two days the whole school thinks they're a couple; Zack & Slater team up to separate them, of course.

36:44 | Apr 2nd, 2013

Cornell Reid (@corneezy, Comedy Garage) and I watch the one where Slater is embarrassed that he wants a career in wrestling, so he decides to give cooking a spin until Zack schemes to convince him otherwise.

36:37 | Mar 26th, 2013

Chip Pope (@chippope, Austin Stories, Beavis & Butthead) and I watch the one where Screech accidentally invents a zit cream that turns everyone's faces maroon, including Kelly's, who is trying to be homecoming queen.

49:49 | Mar 19th, 2013

Matt Braunger (@braunger, Shovel Fighter, Up All Night) and I watch the one where the girls want to marry their substitute English teacher and the guys team up to get that dude out of there.

41:27 | Mar 11th, 2013

Chris Hardwick (@nerdist, The Talking Dead, Nerdist Industries) and I watch the one where Zack convinces everyone that Slater is dying so that he will move to Hawaii and leave him to rule the school once more.

36:43 | Mar 5th, 2013

Paul Danke (@pauldanke, Comedy Garage) and I watch the one where Zack dresses up like a woman in order to be Screech's fake girlfriend so he'll stop being sad and start working on their science project.

49:31 | Feb 26th, 2013

Jensen Karp (@JensenClan88, nineteeneightyeight.com, Get Up On This podcast) and I watch the one where Kelly punishes Zack for his eavesdropping by pretending to be a homicidal maniac.

41:54 | Feb 22nd, 2013

Paul Jay (@pauljaycomic, pauljay.tumblr.com, Bridgetown Comedy Festival) and I watch the one where Screech can see the future for a couple of days and Zack attempts to use this to his advantage, natch.

40:50 | Feb 20th, 2013

Andy Wood (@andytwood, Bridgetown Comedy Festival, Probably Science) and I watch the episode where Lisa spends too much money on her dad's credit card.

34:43 | Feb 15th, 2013

Howard Kremer (@howardkremer, Dragon Boy Suede, Who Charted?) joins me on my couch to watch the episode where the gang enters a dance competition hosted by Casey Kasem at the Max.