Monthly Archives: April 2016

FlappCast Episode #148 – The Tao Of Comedy… with Bobbie Oliver

bobbie_oliverBobbie Oliver, along with Joshua Snyder, discusses the concept of participating vs commentating in how comedy relates to life; how a recent study found that comedians have psychotic traits, and how they’re actually useful; and the three things that make up a comedian: depression, angry politics, and masturbation. During Punch It Up, Marshall Duncan, Kelly Spillman, and Armando Torres perform 3 minute sets and get critiques.

Bobbie Oliver is the author of the book The Tao Of Comedy: Embrace The Pause, which you can find through her website

She also teaches stand-up at her Tao Comedy Studio

FlappCast Episode #147 – Barb Is Back And Talks Comedy …with Grace Fraga

GraceFragaGrace Fraga, along with Barbara Holliday (who hath returned to the FlappCast, yaaay!) and Joshua Snyder, discusses Zoosk profile names and other things of comedic wonderfulness. Before that, 11 1/2 year old new comic, Natasha Reinitz, performs a set and talks with our hosts. During Punch It Up, Andrew Hobson and Angel Croley perform 3 minute sets and get critiques.

FlappCast Episode #146 – Joshua Snyder And His Doppelganger

flappers_logo_eat_drink_laughJoshua Snyder discusses the upcoming Burbank Comedy Festival, sending your PDFs the proper way, and some other fun wacky things. During Punch It Up, Ian Hanley (said Doppelganger) and Shakurra Amatulla perform 3 minute sets and get critiques.