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This is the ChampagneComedy.com podcast, and heading our channel tonight... From 1992 to 1993, the ABC broadcast 40 episodes of The Late Show, consisting of Melbourne Revue graduates who got their first taste on TV as The D-Generation. Originally a low-rating comedy show that was live across Australia full of cheap jokes, cheap props and bad acting, the show gained a cult following and inspired many comedians and performers to help where they got to today. Also the fans. Definitely the fans. ...
 
Eavesdropping on America is a collaboration of radio producers and anthropologists at the Sydney Habermann and Judith Brownstein-Habermann School of Anthropology at the University of the State of Idaho. The school's syndicate of anthropologists make field recordings from around the country of Americans talking. Then, the radio producers comb through and find the most fascinating or illuminating tape that represents what Americans are like and what they're all talking about.
 
In this first collection of stories following the characters from the "Anne of Green Gables" series, we see 12 vignettes into the lives of the other inhabitants of Avonlea. The case of Ludovic Speed as mentioned in "Anne of the Island" is finally detailed, along with another appearance by Anne Shirley herself in "The Courting of Prissy Strong". We meet some old friends and many new ones from "The Island", in stories both sweet and poignant. An old lady finds happiness in being a "fairy godmo ...
 
You can't trust anyone nowadays. The level of sedition, anti-authority behaviour and advertiser-unfriendly thought-crime has reached record levels -- especially among Australia's "elites". Luckily, The Chaser is here to sort the subversives from the patriots. Each week, The Chaser puts a comedian, writer or politician through the ringer, interrogating them on behalf of the Australian government. The stakes are high. If they fail, The Chaser has been granted the power by Peter Dutton to revok ...
 
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Conor talks to Joel Crawford from A New Age – the new Croods movie! Searching for a safer habitat, the prehistoric Crood family discovers an idyllic, walled-in paradise that meets all of its needs. Unfortunately, they must also learn to live with the Bettermans -- a family that's a couple of steps above the Croods on the evolutionary ladder. As ten…
 
Buy our stuff as we need to buy prizes for you! RedBubble store: https://bit.ly/ChampagneComedy Just some obscure forward promoting for what might be potentially coming up in Episode 23, hopefully landing Monday August 9, 2021 (if planned correctly). Make sure you hit that "Subscribe" button. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out informatio…
 
Welcome to Sandwich Generation, where we serve nothing but kids meals and early bird specials! Comedy writer Kevin Maher joins Biz to talk about the double-duty of raising children and caring for aging parents. Plus, Biz DID IT. Visit Kevin's website and Kevin Geeks Out. Follow Kevin on Twitter @KevinGeeksOut. Check out Theresa’s book! It Feels Goo…
 
Robyn is joined by Eric Bauza, voice actor, comedian and animation artist to chat all about the new Space Jam film, Space Jam: A New Legacy. Superstar LeBron James and his young son, Dom, get trapped in digital space by a rogue AI. To get home safely, LeBron teams up with Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck and the rest of the Looney Tunes gang for a high-stake…
 
Getting Wilosophical with Vic Zerbst Vic is an Australian TV writer, actor and comedian best known for her work as one half of comedy duo Freudian Nip with her writing partner Jenna Owen. Vic has performed for SBS's The Feed as well as co-directing The Chaser's WAR ON 2020 web series, which was acclaimed for its break out sketch, 'The Contact Traci…
 
BUY OUR MERCHANDISE SO WE CAN BUY YOU PRIZES: https://bit.ly/ChampagneComedy We've made it to Episode 22 of the Champagne Comedy podcast! Join Alison, Daniel, Kim, Matt, Prue and Tony as they review Season 2 Episode 2 of The Late Show, broadcast on Saturday June 12, 1993 on ABC TV. Who does the best Psychopath impression, Telecom vs Optus, a Japane…
 
It's a better and brighter world for LGBTQ teens, and even better if you're a reader! YA author Martin Wilson joins Biz to discuss the excellent winners and nominees of this year's Lambda Literary Awards. Plus, Biz lets it rip... again! Get your copies of Martin Wilson's YA books on his website or wherever books are sold. Martin's Lambda Award Reco…
 
Buy our stuff as we need to buy prizes for you! RedBubble store: https://bit.ly/ChampagneComedy Just some obscure forward promoting for what might be potentially coming up in Episode 22, hopefully landing Monday July 26, 2021 (if planned correctly). Make sure you hit that "Subscribe" button. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information…
 
Getting Wilosophical with Clem Bastow. Clem Bastow is a screenwriter, autism advocate and cultural critic who has written regularly for The Saturday Paper and The Guardian. In 2018, she wrote an article for the age with the headline, "I was diagnosed as on the spectrum at 36, suddenly things made sense," and expands on this headline in her new book…
 
What's the secret to great writing? Sex! That, and investing the time to write. The Secret Lives of Church Ladies author Deesha Philyaw returns to talk co-parenting, writing inside and outside the church, and how everybody's from Cordele, Georgia. Plus, Biz was sick. Get your copy of Deesha's award-winning book The Secret Lives of Church Ladies her…
 
Getting Wilosophical with Dara O'Briain Dara O'Briain is an Irish comedian and television presenter best known for his work on the satirical panel series, "Mock the Week." As a friend and colleague of Wil's since 1999, the two talk about comedy's changing landscape over the last two decades, as well as the effect of the pandemic on the industry. YO…
 
WELCOME BACK! We've made it to Episode 21 of the Champagne Comedy podcast! Join Alison, Daniel, Kim, Matt and Prue as they review Season 2 Episode 1 of The Late Show, broadcast on Saturday June 5, 1993 on ABC TV. We also have a special guest reviewer - 'Foolhardy Cousin George' Justin Anderson! He chats about behind-the-scenes on filming Charlie Th…
 
Troublemakers and The Cure fans unite! Neil Katcher of Ooh You're In Trouble and Mortified joins Biz to share in the solidarity of humiliation! Plus, Biz shares her teen angst through the art of poetry. Listen to Ooh You're In Trouble and Mortified wherever pods are cast. Follow Neil Katcher on Twitter @neilkatcher. Check out Theresa’s book! It Fee…
 
Getting Wilosophical with Anita Heiss. Anita Heiss is an Indigenous author, poet, activist and social commentator and a member of the Wiradjuri nation of central New South Wales. Anita speaks with Wil about Australia's Indigenous heritage, and her new novel Bila Yarrudhanggalalangdhuray: River of Dreams. YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE: WILOSOPHY with Shelley …
 
Thanks for your on-going ears! This is a VOLUME 2 "Best Of" compilation of the Champagne Comedy Podcast, choosing selected bits from Episodes 6 to 10 of the podcast (We've improved a little bit - not perfect, but better than the first 5 episodes). We use the term 'Best Of' in the strongest less-convincing tone as possible. We're returning soon for …
 
Getting Wilosophical with Christian O'Connell... again! Christian O'Connell is a British radio presenter who currently presents The Christian O'Connell Breakfast Show on Gold 104.3 in Melbourne. His new book, "Nobody Listens to Your Dad's Show," talks about moving his life and family to Australia to have a shot at radio down under. YOU MIGHT ALSO L…
 
Get your game face on and fill your boxes. The Ellis sisters are here to haggle! Unless it's the end of the day. Then it's $5. Helen Ellis, Biz's sister and author of Bring Your Baggage and Don't Pack Light, is on the show to talk garage sales, the decline in demand for china sets, and the march of time. Plus, Biz was wrong. Preorder your copy of H…
 
Thanks for your on-going ears! This is a "Best Of" compilation of the Champagne Comedy Podcast, choosing selected bits from Episodes 1 to 5 of the podcast (the first 5 episodes were pretty pissy... we've learnt a lot since). We use the term 'Best Of' verrrrry loosely. We're returning soon for Season 2. So stay subscribed! Feel free to get in touch …
 
Getting Wilosophical with Owen Eastwood. Owen Eastwood is a writer and performance coach originally from New Zealand. His new book, "Belonging: The Ancient Code of Togetherness" talks about fostering success within groups based on Owen's experience consulting for sports teams and other team environments. YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE WILOSOPHY with Titus O'R…
 
The Sammy J Snack Pack is a weekly catch-up podcast featuring highlights from Sammy J's Breakfast program on ABC Radio Melbourne.Sammy J veers effortlessly between the absurd, the academic and the amusing, offering a bright and engaging look at the world through the eyes of a self-declared nerd. It's super smart, highly accessible and frequently fu…
 
Now that COVID restrictions have been lifted, is it time to panic? No! Biz steps up to the ring to pummel an expert with all the questions you may have! Dr. Lena van der List of UC Davis Children's Hospital joins us to talk masks, pregnancy, pools, camps, beaches, and the risks of socializing with the loosey-goosey. Plus, Biz loves a library. Liste…
 
Anna Louise chats to the Creative Director of the new Pixar film Luca! It’s all about a boy with a deeply-held secret – he is a sea monster from another world! Set in a beautiful seaside town on the Italian Riviera, the original animated feature is a coming-of-age story about one young boy experiencing an unforgettable summer filled with gelato, pa…
 
Getting Wilosophical with Alex Lee Alex Lee is a writer, actor, comedian and journalist who has worked on shows such as SBS's The Feed and Michelle Law's play, Single Asian Female. Her new show, Win the Week, will air on the ABC, will pair every day Australians with comedians in a news quiz format. Alex speaks about her journey as a comedian and wo…
 
Summer days got you down? Escape into your mind and use your imagination! Illustrator and author Tori Sharp comes by to show Biz how. Plus, Biz brings the God of Lightning. Get your copy of Just Pretend here or wherever books are sold. Visit Tori's website here. Follow her on Twitter @NovelTori and on Instagram @noveltori. Check out Theresa’s book!…
 
Illustrator and author Nick Sharratt joins Bex to chat all about his new book, the Tea Party Parade! Today’s the day – it’s the tea party parade! The kids are in their costumes and the teachers are marching too. Teacups are twirling, cake slices are spinning, and the big finale is going to be the best show of all! Join in with all the fun of the pa…
 
Getting Wilosophical with Damien Power. Damien Power is a stand-up comedian, actor, writer and podcast from Australia. In this long form WILOSOPHY episode, Wil & Damien chat the Australian and international comedy circuit, their approaches to comedy and Damien's approach to finding excitement in life. YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE: WILOSOPHY with Geraldine H…
 
Is greatness achieved through your accomplishments or by knowing who you are? Put away your pins (or maybe have the kids pick them up), because author Ben Brashares and illustrator Elizabeth Bergeland join Biz to kick off summer reading! Plus, Biz is on the move. Get your copy of Ben and Elizabeth's book The Great Whipplethorp Bug Collection here, …
 
Pete Browngardt is a showrunner for new show Looney Tunes Cartoons. Looney Tunes Cartoons is a brand-new show that stars iconic cartoon legends Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Porky Pig and all the other characters, and places them in hilarious new situations and crazy predicaments… See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.…
 
Getting Wilosophical with Karen O’Leary Karen O’Leary is a writer, actor, comedian and former teacher from New Zealand. She played Officer O’Leary in Taika Waititi’s 2014 film, ‘What We Do in the Shadows,’ and is now reprising the role in the spin-off series, ‘Wellington Paranormal.’ She talks about her experience as a teacher, how she thinks the e…
 
We've made it to Episode 20 of the Champagne Comedy podcast! Join Alison, Daniel, Kim, Matt, Prue and Tony as they review Season 1 Episode 20 of The Late Show, broadcast on Saturday December 12, 1992 on ABC TV. We say farewell to Shirty, toodles to The Olden Days, Commercial Crimestoppers gives out an award, and we give a certain someone a 'right o…
 
It's time to Womp up the Jamz! Actress comedians and real life best friends Jessica St. Clair and Lennon Parham join Biz to talk about birthing their TV babies while pregnant with their actual babies. Plus, Biz has a bad feeling about this. Rent or purchase Jess and Len's television shows Best Friends Forever and Playing House on the streaming serv…
 
Do you ever think about your body and how it all works? Like really properly think about it? The human body is extraordinary and fascinating and, pretty weird. Yours is weird, mine is weird, your maths teacher’s is even weirder. Adam Kay is the author of the book Kay’s Anatomy and he's going to tell you what’s actually going on in there, and answer…
 
Getting Wilosophical with Akec Makur Chuot Akec Makur Chuot is an Australian rules footballer who plays for the Richmond Football Club as part of the AFLW Division. Akec tells the story of her journey - from her birth in South Sudan, spending twelve years in a refugee camp and her eventual AFLW premiership. YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE WILOSOPHY with Tony A…
 
Getting Wilosophical with Andrew McCarthy Andrew McCarthy is an American actor, writer and television director best known for his roles in various films from the 1980s including St. Elmo’s Fire, Pretty in Pink, and of course, one of Wil’s favourites, Weekend at Bernie’s. Wil and Andrew talk about his experience being a star as a member of “The Brat…
 
All the way from Australia, we brought in a professional to confirm what OBM has always known: Moms don't want your advice. Comedian and author Nelly Thomas joins us to break down the nomenclature confusion behind molls, roots, and petting your chinchilla. Plus, Biz can feel it. Get your copy of Nelly Thomas' book with Cat McInnes Some Mums (Are Fa…
 
Ben Bailey Smith (previously Doc Brown) has written a book! It's a funny, big-hearted story about family, friendship and how far one boy will go to get a laugh. For thirteen-year-old Carmichael Taylor, life is one big joke - in a good way. He just can't understand why no one else seems to find everything as funny as he does. When Car is filmed stum…
 
Getting Wilosophical with Anna Piper Scott Anna Piper Scott is a stand up comedian and writer originally from Perth and currently based in Melbourne. Anna and Wil speak about her experience in the world of stand up comedy as a trans woman and the changing landscape of comedy. HELP ANNA PIPER SCOTT GET TOP SURGERY YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE WILOSOPHY with …
 
We've made it to Episode 19 of the Champagne Comedy podcast! Join Alison, Daniel, Kim and Matt as they review Season 1 Episode 19 of The Late Show, broadcast on Saturday December 5, 1992 on ABC TV. Sgt Olden gets a 'Bond' makeover, Office Xmas party antics, Award Night for Awards Nights, Cricket books, and Phil Cleary farce. Feel free to get in tou…
 
Getting Wilosophical with Peter Helliar… again! Peter Helliar is a comedian, writer and television presenter from Australia. His television series, “How to Stay Married” has just entered its third season. Peter and Wil discuss the Australian television industry, writing for television, and talking about difficult subject matter to children. YOU MIG…
 
We're talking about tweens! Awkward. Biz welcomes Judith Warner, author of And Then They Stopped Talking to Me: Making Sense of Middle School, to discuss angst, isolation, and "the deflation of childhood happiness." It's a good time. Plus, Biz finds things still confusing. Get your copy of And Then They Stopped Talking to Me: Making Sense of Middle…
 
Merdyn the Wild is from the Dark Ages. He’s the world’s greatest Warlock (don’t call him a wizard), banished to the 21st century for bad behaviour, and he’s about to create a whole load of trouble for Rose, aged 12. Rose is a totally ordinary girl, on a mission to mend her broken family. Bubbles is Rose’s guinea pig. He just poos a lot. When Rose b…
 
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