3101, 2023

Nick D - Dmitry Samarov and Everyone Just Keeps Getting Dumber

Nick talks with artist/writer/podcaster/publisher/ex-cab driver Dmitry Samarov about his latest book "Paint-By-Numbers," his upcoming art shows, the reviews he writes for the Chicago Reader, his horror movie podcast, and how he described 2020 as "the Best Pandemic Ever." Then, Nick is joined by Esmeralda Leon to discuss the details of his latest Facebook prison sentence (it involves the very "sexy" aliens from John Carpenter's "They Live"), fulfill the latest Magic Megaphone Message, taste test more weird Kit Kit bars, and discuss why so many people just keep getting dumber and dumber. And Nick's Dad Tells a Joke! [EP111]

2701, 2023

Nick D - Filmmaker Joe Ahern & Crazy Parenting

Nick talks with Joe Ahern the co-writer, director and star of the new movie "The Disppearance of Toby Blackwood," a terrific comedy shot during lockdown about consiracy theories, a crazy mystery, and going down the hilarious rabbit-hole of the internet. It also features great cameos by many stars, including Luis Guzman and Nick's Future Ex-Wife: Dana DeLorenzo. Then Esmeralda Leon joins Nick for another Magic Megaphone Message, and to chat about weird parenting, Karo Syrup covered pancakes, Brad Pitt gving toddlers cans of Coke and more. They also taste test some weird flavored Kit Kat bars and talk about the next Nick D Podcast LIVE event at Zanies in Rosemont. [EP110]