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George welcomes the wonderfully absurd Ben Kronberg (Late Night with Seth Meyers, Last Comic Standing) to the show to discuss how he arrived at his unique one-liner style. Then things really heat up during a round of “Topical Topics” as Ben fills George in on his dick pic history.
Comedy Week – We talk with BTR’s Spit Take Comedy podcast host George Flanagan about his days as a stand-up comedian.
Comedy Week – A performer uses comedy to spread awareness of the deaf community.
Comedian Gonzalo Cordova pays a visit to Spit Take Comedy to discuss his recent play, Jesus The Barbarian, as well as the dangers of upsetting conservatives on the internet. He and George also play a game of “Death Decider” to find out just how Gonzalo envisions his last moments on this earth playing out.
George welcomes the wonderfully absurd Ben Kronberg (Late Night with Seth Meyers, Last Comic Standing) to the show to discuss how he arrived at his unique one-liner style. Then things really heat up during a round of “Topical Topics” as Ben fills George in on his dick pic history.
On this episode George welcomes writer and performer Meredith Hackman to discuss her improv team’s controversial name and pumpkin spice overkill. Be sure to catch Meredith perform as part of Gypsy Danger at The PIT in NYC every Wednesday. And also be sure to never watch George do improv as his attempts during this episode are horrifying.
On this episode of Spit Take Comedy George gets bodyslammed by the hilarity of Casey James Salengo as they discuss dad kisses and wrestling lingo. Casey, a comedian and co-host of the wrestling podcast The Heavenly Bodcast, shows us he’s truly earned the right to use three names — or maybe even four?
Lisa Delarios has been wowing New York City crowds with her quirky comedic sensibility for years and has produced a number of successful shows as well. In this episode of Spit Take Comedy, George delves into Lisa’s new direction as creator of “specific sympathy” cards and also shows off some recent thrift store treasures!
In this episode of Spit Take Comedy, we discover that Joe Cocozzello isn’t just a comedian, but rather a wild stallion of frenetic hilarity. Watch as George bravely attempts to lasso him and harness his unique perspective as they discuss haircuts, scents, and medical marijuana for dogs (and also humans — don’t forget humans). Check out the “Joe Cocozzello Pine Box Rock Shop Comedy Hour” on the last Saturday of every month at the Pine Box Rock Shop in Brooklyn, New York. Also, keep your eyes and ears peeled for his forthcoming video podcast!
Episode 4 of Spit Take Comedy is a straight up George-fest! George invites hilarious comedian George Gordon to talk about their shared distaste for their own name, the strange world of cover bands and who to invite to the perfect brunch. Be sure to check out the mannered and anecdotal standup of George Gordon!
George welcomes hip-hop freestylist extraordinaire Chaz Kangas to fill us in on his newest release, The Rex Manning Day EP (available now on Bandcamp), and to demonstrate his ridiculous rhyming skills. Though not a comedian by definition, Chaz’s ability to spit improvised lyrics through the prism of his pop culture soaked sense of humor is hilarious and often astonishing.
Episode 4 of Spit Take Comedy is a straight up George-fest! George invites hilarious comedian George Gordon to talk about their shared distaste for their own name, the strange world of cover bands and who to invite to the perfect brunch. Be sure to check out the mannered and anecdotal standup of George Gordon!
Episode 3 of The Spit Take finds George sitting down to chat with the lovely Jo Firestone. Not only is she hilarious and super sweet, but Jo has produced and hosted some of the most inventive and bizarre shows the NYC comedy world has ever seen (Punderdome 3000, Bullshit History, etc). They discuss Jo’s unique ability to wrangle an audience, her babydoll comedy club and her ideal romantic date. YES! YES! YES! YES!
The Spit Take is BTR’s newest video series and podcast, hosted by George Flanagan. In this inaugural episode, George sits down with the hilarious Tyler Fischer, whose ridiculous prank videos have been featured on Gawker and Huffington Post. In their candid chat, Fischer shares his Tinder philosophy and addiction, discusses his impressive acting abilities, and also talks with George about the joys of child rearing and how hard life can be when you’re surrounded by fellow comedians.

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