Doughboys

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Subscribers: 2339
Reviews: 24

riggyrig
 Nov 11, 2021
best in the biz


 Nov 3, 2021
good pod but hosts can't stop saying WOW

indiecognition
 Aug 24, 2021


 Aug 8, 2021
Incredibly funny, there are plenty of recurring jokes so it's best to start from the beginning but even without any former knowledge they're all good! Favorite pod hands down!


 Jun 28, 2021

Description

The podcast about chain restaurants. Comedians Mike Mitchell and Nick Wiger review fast food/sit-down chains and generally argue about food/everything.


Episode Date
Thighstop with Jon Gabrus
7041
Jon Gabrus (Action Boyz, High & Mighty) and the ‘boys dive cloaca first into some chicken talk before a review of Thighstop. Plus, another edition of A Single Item Must Be Banished. Check out the video at twitch.tv/doughboyspodcast Sources for this week's intro: https://www.threescompany.com/about/ https://www.etonline.com/suzanne-somers-reflects-on-getting-fired-from-threes-company-and-making-peace-with-john-ritter https://ew.com/article/1992/05/22/suzanne-somers-and-thighmaster/ https://www.menshealth.com/fitness/a20125780/i-used-a-thighmaster-for-a-week-and-honestly-i-freaking-loved-it/ https://www.nbcnews.com/business/business-news/remember-thighmaster-suzanne-somers-wins-honors-n101961 https://www.qsrmagazine.com/fast-food/wingstop-why-stop-2500-restaurants https://www.cnn.com/2021/06/21/business/chicken-thighs-wingstop/index.html See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 20, 2022
QDOBA with Jamelle Bouie
7068
Jamelle Bouie (The New York Times, Unclear and Present Danger) joins the 'boys to discuss Disney+ and homemade pies before a review of QDOBA. Plus, a cereal mascot edition of Slop Quiz during Snack or Wack. Sources for this week's intro:  https://laist.com/news/the-big-burrito-battle-la-or-sf https://theculturetrip.com/north-america/usa/california/articles/a-brief-history-of-the-mission-burrito/ https://www.mashed.com/162854/the-untold-truth-of-qdoba/ https://www.thebalancesmb.com/history-of-chipotle-mexican-grill-3973222 https://www.qdobafranchise.com/about-qdoba See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 13, 2022
Lemonade with Jessica McKenna
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Jessica McKenna (Off Book) joins the 'boys to discuss Abercrombie & Fitch, the swing revival, and celebrity sightings before a review of Lemonade. Plus, a Coca-Cola edition of Jingle All The Whey. Sources for this week's intro: https://recipes.howstuffworks.com/what-is-history-lemonade.htm  https://steampunkjournal.org/2020/05/01/a-brief-history-of-lemonade/  https://www.history.com/news/a-brief-history-of-the-white-house-easter-egg-roll  https://www.history.com/topics/first-ladies/lucy-hayes  https://www.whitehousehistory.org/the-origins-of-the-american-first-lady http://www.firstladies.org/biographies/firstladies.aspx?biography=20 Commercials featured in the Jingle All The Whey segment: You Can't Beat The Feeling Have a Coke and a Smile Always Coca-Cola Coke Adds Life Can't Beat The Real Thing See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 06, 2022
UNLOCKED! - Man Bites Dog
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Unlocked and free for all! JUNE 2013. A lifelong friendship forever frays over a bite of a hot dog. But what really happened that night in New York? Evan Susser and Emma Erdbrink share the findings of their comprehensive Doughvestigation with the Doughboys. To get more Doughboys Double go to patreon.com/doughboys See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 30, 2021
UNLOCKED! - Wige Hard: A Doughboys Holiday Special
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Unlocked and free for all! It's the 2020 Doughboys Holiday Special! When terrorists take over the Snackatomi corporation it's up to Wiger to save his estranged podcast partner before it's too late. Written by Mike Mitchell Starring Nick Wiger, Lamar Woods, Mike Mitchell, Evan Susser, Jason Mantzoukas, Emma Erdbrink, Yusong Liu, Robert Persinger, Jon Gabrus, Betsy Sodaro, Mike Hanford, Carl Tart, Mookie Blaiklock, Alana Johnston, Matt Kowalick and Paul Rust To get more Doughboys Double go to patreon.com/doughboys See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 23, 2021
Monty's Good Burger with Evan Susser
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Commissioner Evan Susser (Fist Fight, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Man Bites Dog) joins the ‘boys to reflect on 2021 and review Steak ‘n Shake for a sixth time (kind of) via plant-based Monty's Good Burger. Plus the debut of a new segment: I Don’t Like Sand… wich. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.theguardian.com/media/2015/nov/22/men-behaving-better-lads-mags-digital http://www.biglariholdings.com/governance.htm https://www.qsrmagazine.com/business-advice/who-sardar-biglari-0 http://www.expressnews.com/business/business_columnists/greg_jefferson/article/Biglari-s-Maxim-purchase-is-a-classic-5298580.php https://web.archive.org/web/20160506214030/ http://www.capitalnewyork.com/article/media/2016/01/8586909/maxim-name-owner-sardar-biglari-editor-chief https://nypost.com/2013/09/13/maxim-magazine-sold-could-be-headed-to-tv/ https://www.restaurantbusinessonline.com/financing/after-last-minute-rescue-sardar-biglari-steak-n-shake-embraces-kiosks  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 16, 2021
McPlant with Eric Edelstein
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Eric Edelstein (Jurassic World, We Bare Bears, Green Room) joins the 'boys to discuss dining alone and meeting your heroes before a review of McDonald's new McPlant burger. Plus, another edition of Sauceton Powers. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-28409704 https://www.businessinsider.com/mcdonalds-announces-plant-based-meat-mcplant-burger-chicken-substitute-2020-11 https://investorplace.com/2020/11/mcdonalds-gives-beyond-meat-stock-the-cold-shoulder/ https://www.cnbc.com/2020/08/19/beyond-meat-ceo-ethan-brown-on-early-naysayers.html https://www.latimes.com/business/story/2020-01-08/beyond-meat-founder-ethan-brown https://www.eater.com/22761665/mcdonalds-mcplant-burger-taste-test-review-beyond-meat See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 09, 2021
Umami Burger 3 with Judd Apatow
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Judd Apatow (The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Trainwreck, The King of Staten Island, Love) joins the 'boys to discuss Adam Sandler, live shows and LA Eats before a review of Umami Burger. Plus, another edition of Pie in This Guy. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 02, 2021
UNLOCKED! - Dogdoughbarkfest: Hey Spooky Buddies with Paul Rust
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Unlocked and free for all! Paul Rust (Love, Don't Stop or We'll Die) joins the 'boys for the final Double of Dogdoughbarkfest and discusses an old roommate before a review of Spooky Buddies. To get more Doughboys Double, go to patreon.com/doughboys   See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 25, 2021
The Capital Grille with Negin Farsad
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Negin Farsad (Fake The Nation) joins the 'boys to discuss Insomnia Cookies and Palm Springs before a review of The Capital Grille. Plus, a knockoff brand edition of Slop Quiz.  Sources for this week's intro: https://vintagemenuart.com/products/the-green-frog-waycross-georgia-1955 https://www.thebalancesmb.com/bill-darden-biography-1350946#:~:text=William%20B.%20Darden%20was%20born%20in%201919%2C%20which,a%20way%20to%20get%20by%20in%20that%20era. https://www.companieshistory.com/darden-restaurants/ https://www.foodabletv.com/blog/2014/9/29/the-capital-grille-a-fine-dining-chain-success https://www.thecapitalgrille.com/about-us See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 18, 2021
Kreation Organic with Jackie Johnson
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Jackie Johnson (Natch Beaut) joins the 'boys to discuss fast food commercials and vegan eats before a review of Kreation Organic. Plus, a juice-themed edition of Family Food. Sources for this week's intro: https://wellpared.com/full-history-juicing-not-trend/ https://firstwefeast.com/drink/2014/11/the-man-who-discovered-juicing-is-named-norman-walker https://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2014/11/the-man-who-first-juiced/382586/ https://www.latimes.com/local/obituaries/la-me-jack-lalanne-20110124-story.html https://www.smobserved.com/story/2019/04/20/lifestyle/dont-panic-its-organic-at-kreation-organic-kafe-in-brentwood/3890.html http://voyagela.com/interview/meet-marjan-sharshar-kreation-organic-santa-monica-venice-beverly-hills-west-hollywood-marina-del-rey-toluca-lake-el-segundo-manhattan-beach-brentwood/?doing_wp_cron=1636524601.0485360622406005859375 https://www.kreationjuice.com/pages/about-us  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 11, 2021
800 Degrees with Betsy Sodaro
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Betsy Sodaro (Duncanville, We Love Trash) joins the 'boys to talk about corn, Montreal eats, and their last time touring together before a review of 800 Degrees. Plus, a Pepsi edition of Jingle All The Whey. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.basketball-reference.com/draft/NBA_2003.html https://www.sun-sentinel.com/entertainment/restaurants-and-bars/fl-et-800-degrees-aventura-dwyane-wade-restaurant-review-20190116-story.html https://800degreesaventura.com/2019/09/18/wade-and-haslem-on-1st-year-800/ https://radaronline.com/p/dwyane-wade-eviction-lawsuit-udonis-haslem-restaurant/ https://www.laweekly.com/the-story-behind-800-degrees-ridiculous-pizza-deal/ Commercials featured in the Jingle All The Whey segment: The Choice of a New Generation Have a Pepsi Day You Got The Right One Baby Pepsi Challenge/Pepsi's Got Your Taste Generation Next See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 04, 2021
Dogdoughbarkfest: Nathan's Famous with Jon Gabrus, Mike Hanford & Griffin Newman (Live)
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Jon Gabrus (High and Mighty), Mike Hanford (The Sloppy Boys) and Griffin Newman (Blank Check) join the 'boys for the live finale of Dogdoughbarkfest in New York City and review Nathan's Famous. Recorded live at the Gramercy Theater in New York City. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.mashed.com/317485/heres-why-kobayashi-was-once-arrested-at-a-hot-dog-eating-contest/ https://www.espn.com/new-york/news/story?id=5355723 https://www.tmz.com/2019/07/14/kobayashi-joey-chestnut-hot-dog-eating-cheating/ https://sacramento.cbslocal.com/2019/07/02/joey-chestnut-the-good-the-bad-the-hungry-interview/ https://nathansfranks.smithfieldfoods.com/en-us/articles/hot-dog-eating-contest/hdec-fun-facts/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nathan%27s_Hot_Dog_Eating_Contest#By_year_(color-coded_by_belt_color)  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 28, 2021
Dogdoughbarkfest: AMC Theatres with Adam Gertler
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Adam Gertler (Dog Haus) joins the 'boys for Dogdoughbarkfest and discusses sausage making and breakfast burritos before a review of AMC. Plus, an appearance by the president of the Chicago Hot Dog Foundation. Sources for this week's intro: https://variety.com/2021/film/news/amc-campaign-back-to-the-movies-1235058227/ https://www.britannica.com/biography/Nicole-Kidman https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000173/?ref_=fn_al_nm_1 https://www.amctheatres.com/corporate/amc-history https://www.amctheatres.com/corporate/about  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 21, 2021
Dogdoughbarkfest: Costco 2 with Excalibur
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Excalibur (AEW Dynamite, AEW Rampage) joins the 'boys for Dogdoughbarkfest to discuss wrestling and Jacksonville eats before a review of Costco. Plus, a shocking edition of Breaking Chews. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.425business.com/news/costco-ceo-craig-jelinek-on-shareholders-costco-com-and-hot-dogs/article_5ff4b632-1f75-5e98-b9ff-6e02d676668b.html https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/politics-news/costco-raise-hourly-pay-16-minimum-wage-fight-brews-congress-n1258889 https://www.mashed.com/150302/this-is-why-costcos-hot-dog-combos-really-cost-1-50/ https://www.marketplace.org/2018/02/05/why-does-costco-sell-luxury-items/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 14, 2021
Dogdoughbarkfest: Sonic Drive-In with Matt Apodaca
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Matt Apodaca (What's With These Homies Talkin' About Weezer, How Did This Get Played?) joins the 'boys to kick off Dogdoughbarkfest with a review of Sonic Drive-In. Plus, another edition of Let Me Be Frank. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.polygon.com/22522603/yuji-naka-retire-balan-wonderworld-sales-reviews-square-enix https://sega.fandom.com/wiki/Sonic_the_Hedgehog_(series)https://www.okhistory.org/learn/sonic https://www.mashed.com/125843/the-untold-truth-of-sonic-drive-in/https://corporate.sonicdrivein.com/history/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 06, 2021
Insomnia Cookies with Mary Sohn
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Mary Sohn (A.P. Bio, Work In Progress) joins the 'boys to discuss quarantine snacks and favorite fast food orders before a review of Insomnia Cookies. Plus, another edition of A Single Item Must Be Banished.  Sources for this week's intro: https://drugpolicy.org/blog/how-did-marijuana-become-illegal-first-place https://www.halt.org/history-marijuana-legalization-california/ https://www.cnbc.com/2015/10/09/insomnia-cookies-caters-to-late-night-munchies.html https://www.restaurantnews.com/insomnia-cookies-celebrates-the-opening-of-its-200th-location-062421/ https://franchisesamerica.com/franchise/insomnia-cookies-4118 https://admin.insomniacookies.com/about See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 30, 2021
Charleys Philly Steaks with Derek Waters
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Derek Waters (Drunk History, Mythic Quest) joins the 'boys to discuss donut salad and Maryland eats before a review of Charleys Philly Steaks. Plus, a Drank History edition of Slop Quiz. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.phillybite.com/index.php/travel/943-pat-s-vs-geno-s-philly-s-cheesesteak-debate https://www.phillymag.com/foobooz/2018/09/22/cheesesteak-history/ https://www.patskingofsteaks.com/history https://www.genosteaks.com/about/ https://www.forbes.com/sites/gracechung/2017/12/18/how-a-korean-immigrant-amassed-a-food-empire-by-serving-an-american-favorite/?sh=17025c6a626d https://charleys.com/about  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 23, 2021
Winchell's Donut House with Mike Horowitz
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Mike Horowitz (Prison Break, Burn Notice, Turner & Hooch) joins the 'boys to discuss eating on set and breakfast burritos before a review of Winchell's Donut House. Plus, A Taco Bell edition of Jingle All The Whey. Sources for the week's intro: https://www.nytimes.com/1961/10/15/archives/foul-claim-fails-donut-king-91-wins-aqueducts-206800-champagne-by.html https://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/features/tapits-world-224760 https://www.latimes.com/archives/la-xpm-2002-nov-28-me-winchell28-story.html https://lasvegassun.com/news/2002/nov/29/doughnut-chain-founder-winchell-dies-at-lv-home/ https://startupsapience.medium.com/the-rise-and-fall-of-winchells-donut-3c3236b7370f https://winchells.com/about Commercials featured in the Jingle All The Whey segment: The Works Taco Bell Rancho Burrito The Fresh Food Place Run For The Border $.49 Tacos!  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 16, 2021
Little Caesars 2 with Marisa Pinson and David Neher
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Fan favorites Marisa Pinson and David Neher return to discuss parents and vegetarian eats before a review of Little Caesars. Plus, a mascots edition of Slop Quiz.  Sources for this week's intro: https://mentalitch.com/history-of-little-caesars-pizza/ https://fooddigital.com/top-10/top-10-most-popular-canadian-food-and-beverage-franchises https://blog.wdcolledge.com/a-brief-history-of-pizza-in-canada https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-40230407 https://littlecaesars.com/en-us/our-history/ https://www.pizzapizza.ca/about-us/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 09, 2021
MOD Pizza with Cody Ziglar
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Cody Ziglar (Rick and Morty, Marvel) joins the 'boys to discuss pescatarian eats and air fried food before a review of MOD Pizza. Plus, the debut of Cake It Off. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.kingarthurbaking.com/about/history https://www.kingarthurbaking.com/blog/2013/09/10/how-did-king-arthur-flour-get-its-name https://moneyinc.com/mod-pizza/https://www.nrn.com/nrn-50/breakout-brands-mod-pizzahttps://pizzatoday.com/pizzeria-rankings/2018-top-100-pizza-companies/https://modpizza.com/we-are-mod/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 02, 2021
Einstein Bros. Bagels with Tony Rodríguez
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Tony Rodríguez (The Simpsons, The Late Late Show, Spanish Aquí Presents) joins the 'boys to talk White Castle and childhood chain restaurants before a review of Einstein Bros. Bagels. Plus, another edition of Family Food. Sources for this week's intro: http://www.fundinguniverse.com/company-histories/einstein-noah-bagel-corporation-history/ https://en-academic.com/dic.nsf/enwiki/772821 https://www.kveller.com/the-secret-nazi-history-of-einstein-bros-bagels/ https://lanthorn.com/61022/opinion/j7p6aats2tmuk1j/ https://www.einsteinbros.com/about/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 26, 2021
Shake Shack 2 with Libby Watson
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Libby Watson (sicknote.co) joins the 'boys to talk cat treats and L.A. eats before a review of Shake Shack. Plus, the debut of the new Pod Quiz America segment. Sources for this week's intro: https://patents.google.com/patent/US1727395 https://www.exp1.com/blog/untold-nyc-history-hot-dog-cart/ https://www.nydailynews.com/autos/auto-shows/new-york-icons-history-new-york-city-hotdog-cart-article-1.2152554 https://www.mashed.com/253868/the-untold-truth-of-shake-shack/ https://www.pentagram.com/work/shake-shack/story See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 19, 2021
Mendocino Farms with Avital Ash
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Avital Ash (Cake, Antisocial Distance) joins the 'boys to discuss kosher eats and Letterboxd before a review of Mendocino Farms. Plus, a McDonald's edition of Jingle All The Whey. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-himi-mendocino-farms-20160923-snap-story.html https://www.thrillist.com/eat/los-angeles/things-you-didnt-know-about-mendocino-farms https://www.restaurantbusinessonline.com/financing/mendocino-farms-rolls-changes https://www.mendocinofarms.com/our-story/ Commercials featured in the Jingle All The Whey segment: Summer Song It's A Good Time For The Great Taste of McDonald's Gurakoro Burger McDonald's & You - Breakfast Do You Believe In Magic? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 12, 2021
Checkers and Rally's 2 with Tom Scharpling
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Tom Scharpling (The Best Show) joins to discuss drive-thru burger chain Checkers and Rally's, to explain the challenges of dining out while pescatarian, and to discuss his new book It Never Ends: A Memoir with Nice Memories! Plus, Quincy Chamber of Commerce representative John Quigley Adams stops by to discuss the local economy. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.risingsunmd.org/department/division.php?structureid=51 https://checkersfranchising.com/frequently-asked-questions/ https://www.eatthis.com/east-vs-west-coast-food-brands/ https://www.reddit.com/r/MapPorn/comments/i3no70/checkers_vs_rallys_locations_in_the_united_states/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 05, 2021
Wahlburgers with Eliza Hooper
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Eliza Hooper joins the 'boys to talk about The Simpsons and lunch orders before a review of Wahlburgers. Plus, another edition of Last Meal. Sources for this week's intro: https://cheers.fandom.com/wiki/One_For_The_Road https://www.cincinnati.com/story/life/food/2017/08/30/5-things-you-need-know-wahlburgers/615824001/ https://wahlburgers.com/our-story https://www.aetv.com/shows/wahlburgers https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2015/01/21/mark-wahlberg-racial-violence-victim-says-actor-shouldnt-be-pardoned/ https://www.bostonglobe.com/opinion/2015/01/12/don-pardon-mark-wahlberg/2zCWxyVay7QLD4MDGjGbAN/story.html See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 29, 2021
Coca-Cola Freestyle with Chris Gethard
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Chris Gethard (Beautiful Anonymous, The Chris Gethard Show) joins the 'boys to talk New Jersey eats and all things soda before a breakdown of the Coca-Cola Freestyle machine. Plus, a special edition of Slop Quiz. Sources for this week's intro: http://www.jimpinto.com/hot-tech/kamentech.html https://www.wral.com/news/local/story/143362/ https://www.businessinsider.com/the-rise-and-fall-of-the-segway-cops-and-tourists-2020-6 https://www.fastcompany.com/90517971/exclusive-segway-the-most-hyped-invention-since-the-macintosh-to-end-production https://probiotic.com/2018/12/bargaining-for-clean-water-kamen-and-coke/ https://www.coca-colacompany.com/au/news/slingshot-inventor-dean-kamens-revolutionary-clean-water-machine https://www.fastcompany.com/1446287/inside-cokes-freestyle-soda-fountain https://www.seriouseats.com/soda-we-try-all-100-flavors-from-the-coke-freestyle-machine See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 22, 2021
Taco Bell 6 with John Hodgman, Paul F. Tompkins, and Arden Myrin (Live)
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John Hodgman, Paul F. Tompkins, and Arden Myrin join the 'boys for the second live episode of the Doughathon and review Taco Bell. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 15, 2021
Golden Road Brewing with Jordan Morris
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Jordan Morris (Bubble, Jordan, Jesse, Go!) joins the 'boys and talks Lord of the Rings and summer treats before a review of Golden Road Brewing. Plus, another edition of Let Me Be Frank. You can pre-order Jordan's new graphic novel Bubble here: https://us.macmillan.com/books/9781250245564 Sources for this week's intro: https://beerandbrewing.com/the-day-homebrewing-was-legalized/ https://vinepair.com/map-american-craft-brewing-history/ https://firstwefeast.com/features/illustrated-history-of-craft-beer-in-america https://www.craftbeer.com/craft-beer-muses/the-roots-of-american-craft-brewing https://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-golden-road-anheuser-busch-20150924-story.html https://www.latimes.com/food/dailydish/la-dd-golden-road-brewing-buyout-20150925-story.html https://www.latimes.com/food/dailydish/la-dd-golden-road-brewery-20160118-story.html See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 08, 2021
UNLOCKED! Things That Make You Go Wow with Seychelle Gabriel
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Seychelle Gabriel (The Legend of Korra, Blackout, The Tomorrow War) joins the 'boys to talk about Burbank eats before traveling back in time for a 1991 music draft. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 06, 2021
Burger King 5 with Sam Richardson
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Sam Richardson (Veep, Detroiters, Werewolves Within, I Think You Should Leave, The Tomorrow War) joins the 'boys for a review of Burger King and a Detroit edition of Slop Quiz. Plus, an interview with Chris Pratt. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.mashed.com/250635/the-wild-story-behind-the-burger-king-mascot/ https://www.businessinsider.com/the-collapse-of-storied-ad-agency-crispin-porter-bogusky-2020-12 https://www.forbes.com/sites/avidan/2020/11/09/in-a-cautionary-tale-for-madison-avenue-cpb-once-its-brightest-star-went-from-hothouse-to-doghouse/?sh=46ab5ef92bc9 https://www.wired.com/2006/12/burger-king-serves-up-tasty-games/ https://egmnow.com/sneaky-good-looking-back-on-the-burger-king-advergames/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 01, 2021
UNLOCKED! MREats with Edwin Hodge
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On this episode of The Doughboys Double, Edwin Hodge (The Purge, Six, The Tomorrow War) joins the 'boys to talk basketball and snacking on set before a taste test of rations and MREs. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 29, 2021
Fresh Brothers with Chris McKay & Samantha Nisenboim
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Chris McKay & Samantha Nisenboim (The Tomorrow War) join the 'boys to talk about Chicago and Atlanta eats before a review of SoCal chain Fresh Brothers. Plus, a founding brothers edition of Slop Quiz. Sources for this week's intro: https://theskydeck.com/chicago-facts/why-is-chicago-called-the-second-city/ http://www.encyclopedia.chicagohistory.org/pages/1128.html#:~:text=Second%20City%20Theatre&text=Opened%20December%2016%2C%201959%2C%20at,Theatre%20Club%20and%20Compass%20Players. https://www.nytimes.com/1984/04/08/us/los-angeles-replaces-chicago-as-second-city.html https://www.freshbrothers.com/our-story/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 24, 2021
UNLOCKED! The Band of Tomorrow with Caroline Anderson
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On this episode of The Doughboys Double, Caroline Anderson (Corporate, Comedy Bang! Bang!) joins the 'boys and talks vegetarian eats and strength training before a breakdown of BTS and their new McDonald's meal. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 22, 2021
Taco Bell 7 with Lorne Balfe
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Lorne Balfe (Mission: Impossible - Fallout, The Lego Batman Movie, The Tomorrow War) joins the 'boys and talks composing and London chains before a review of Taco Bell. Plus, a candy bar edition of Jingle All The Whey. Commercials featured in the Jingle All The Whey segment: Whatchamacallit Almond Joy & Mounds "Sometimes You Feel Like a Nut" Payday "Payday Is Almost Totally Nuts!" Take 5 Caramello "Stretch it Out" Sources for this week's intro: https://www.catholic365.com/article/8819/pope-sabinian-the-despised-pope.html https://www.tasteofhome.com/article/how-taco-bell-got-its-name/ https://www.grayflannelsuit.net/blog/logo-evolution-taco-bell#:~:text=1962%2D72,retains%20a%20decidedly%201950s%20aesthetic https://www.tacobell.com/blog/demolition-man https://www.tacobell.com/history See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 17, 2021
UNLOCKED! Time Keeps On Dippin' Into The Future with Alan Trong
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On this episode of The Doughboys Double, Alan Trong (Alita: Battle Angel, Daybreak, The Tomorrow War) joins the ‘boys for his first-ever podcast appearance and talks Vietnamese eats and throwback meals before a Dippin’ Dots taste test. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 15, 2021
Arby's 3 with Larry Fong
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Larry Fong (300, Lost, Kong: Skull Island, The Tomorrow War) joins the 'boys and talks music videos and his history with fast food before a review of Arby's. Plus, the gang drafts their favorite time travelers. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.foodandwine.com/news/arby-deep-fried-turkey-sandwich https://www.nav.com/blog/inspirational-story-brothers-behind-arbys-26195/ https://www.qsrmagazine.com/reports/inside-inspires-new-brand-empire https://www.businessinsider.com/inspire-brands-builds-fast-food-empire-2018-9 https://inspirebrands.com/about-us/ https://www.arbys.com/about-us/ Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 10, 2021
UNLOCKED! Twisted Tuesday with Jen D'Angelo
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On this episode of The Doughboys Double, Jen D'Angelo (Young Rock, The Tomorrow War) joins for a special episode as Mitch "The Burger Man" Wiger and Nick "The Spoon Boy" Mitchell swap lives for a day. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 08, 2021
Auntie Anne's with Mary Lynn Rajskub
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Mary Lynn Rajskub (24, Live from the Pandemic, The Tomorrow War) returns to talk filming in Atlanta and working at a theater before a review of Auntie Anne's. Plus, another edition of Snack to the Future. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.latimes.com/archives/la-xpm-2002-jan-14-mn-22490-story.html https://lancasteronline.com/news/local/now-we-know-pretzel-that-choked-president-bush-in-02-came-from-hammonds-in-lancaster/article_cbdd3bec-999b-11e3-8ea7-001a4bcf6878.html https://theconversation.com/how-the-pretzel-went-from-soft-to-hard-and-other-little-known-facts-about-one-of-the-worlds-favorite-snacks-95409 https://wonderopolis.org/wonder/how-did-the-pretzel-get-its-shape https://www.auntieannes.com/our-story https://auntieannebeiler.com/annes-story/ Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 03, 2021
Taco Bell 5 with Christine Nangle & Carl Tart (Live)
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Christine Nangle & Carl Tart join the 'boys for the first live episode of the Doughathon and review Taco Bell. Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 27, 2021
Yard House 2 with Dave Schilling
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Dave Schilling (Galaxy Brains) joins the 'boys to talk movies and eating vegan before a review of Yard House. Plus, a celebrity booze edition of Slop Quiz. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.bracpmo.navy.mil/brac_bases/california/former_long_beach_naval_complex.html https://www.latimes.com/archives/la-xpm-1994-01-13-hd-11268-story.html https://military.wikia.org/wiki/Long_Beach_Naval_Shipyard https://www.palmspringslife.com/success-on-tap/ https://seekingalpha.com/article/718921-darden-restaurants-acquisition-of-yard-house-creates-long-term-potential Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 20, 2021
Guy Fieri's Flavortown Kitchen with Eva Anderson
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Our first ever guest Eva Anderson (Briarpatch, Dispatches from Elsewhere) joins the 'boys for their 300th episode and reviews Guy Fieri's Flavortown Kitchen. Plus, the return of Unsatisfied Yelper. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.cbsnews.com/news/guy-fieri-helped-raise-25-million-for-restaurant-workers-in-need-during-the-pandemic/ https://www.minnpost.com/twin-cities-business/2015/06/diners-drive-ins-and-dives-effect/ https://www.thrillist.com/eat/nation/guy-fieri-diners-drive-ins-dives-behind-scenes https://rerf.us/ https://www.eater.com/22278411/guy-fieri-delivery-restaurant-ghost-kitchens-locations-robert-earl Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 13, 2021
Cosmic Wings with Jana Schmieding
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Jana Schmieding (Rutherford Falls, Woman of Size) joins the 'boys to talk cats and school lunches before a review of virtual restaurant Cosmic Wings. Plus, another edition of Family Food. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.applebees.com/en/our-history https://www.foodandwine.com/news/applebees-chicken-wings-delivery-ghost-kitchen-cosmic-wings https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/food/2021/02/17/cosmic-wings-flamin-hot-cheetos-wings-applebees-uber-eats/6707247002/ https://www.nytimes.com/2020/06/26/business/restaurant-reopenings-coronavirus.html https://www.restaurantbusinessonline.com/financing/virtual-brands-big-risk-dine-service-comes-back Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 06, 2021
Olive Garden 3 with Alison Rosen
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Alison Rosen (Alison Rosen Is Your New Best Friend, Childish) joins the 'boys to talk about their favorite egg preparations before a review of Olive Garden. Plus, another edition of Let Me Be Frank. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.orlando.gov/Our-Government/History https://www.thrillist.com/news/nation/history-of-disney-world-facts-timeline https://theculturetrip.com/north-america/usa/florida/articles/how-orlando-became-the-theme-park-capital-of-the-world/ https://www.visitorlando.com/things-to-do/theme-parks/ https://www.mentalfloss.com/article/70911/10-facts-you-might-not-know-about-olive-garden https://www.darden.com/restaurants/olive-garden See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 29, 2021
MrBeast Burger with Jason Concepcion
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Jason Concepcion (Binge Mode, Takeline, ALL CAPS NBA) returns to talk about movie theaters and review virtual restaurant MrBeast Burger with the 'boys. Plus, a McDonald's edition of Jingle All The Whey. Commercials featured in the Jingle All The Whey segment: DeBarge sings "I Like It" McDonald's ist einfach gut McDonald's And You Back to Basics/Food, Folks and Fun We Do It All For You See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 22, 2021
Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers with Matt Selman
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Matt Selman (The Simpsons) returns to talk work lunches, chicken sandwiches, and Raising Cane's. Plus, the debut of Who Had a Cow, Man? Sources for this week's intro https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/news/labrador-retriever-most-popular-breed-29th-year-row/ https://www.akc.org/expert-advice/dog-breeds/labrador-retriever-history-behind-the-breed/ https://www.bil-jac.com/the-dog-blog/posts/breed-history-where-did-labrador-retrievers-come-from/ https://www.mashed.com/226249/the-unlikely-origin-of-raising-canes-chicken-fingers/ https://raisingcanes.com/about-our-founder https://raisingcanes.com/why-dog See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 15, 2021
Outback Steakhouse 3 with Joe Wengert
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Joe Wengert (Big Mouth, New Girl) joins the 'boys to talk sandwiches, Pennsylvania eats and Outback Steakhouse. Plus, an Australian Outback edition of Slop Quiz. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.businessinsider.com/virtual-brands-owned-by-chain-restaurants-pasquallys-just-wings-2020-8#neighborhood-wings-1 https://www.restaurantdive.com/news/major-restaurant-chains-expand-ghost-kitchen-operations-during-pandemic/587178/ https://www.cnbc.com/2021/02/01/why-a-reckoning-may-be-ahead-for-ghost-kitchens-delivery-only-brands-.html https://www.restaurantbusinessonline.com/financing/outback-steakhouse-owner-puts-its-hopes-tender-shack See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 08, 2021
Wendy's 2 with Jacob Wysocki
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Jacob Wysocki (I Don't Want To Talk About Fight Club Anymore) joins the 'boys to discuss yoga, video games, and Wendy's. Plus, a Diet Coke edition of Jingle All The Whey. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.wendys.com/who-we-are https://www.nav.com/blog/the-inspirational-story-of-wendys-founder-dave-thomas-30772/ https://biography.yourdictionary.com/dave-thomas https://mathcs.clarku.edu/~djoyce/elements/bookII/bookII.html See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 01, 2021
Munch Madness: Pie Noon: Live Chompionship with Nicole Byer & Jessica McKenna
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Nicole Byer & Jessica McKenna join the 'boys for the exciting Munch Madness: Pie Noon finale and crown a winner in The Tournament of Chompions! The 2021 Munch Madness: The Tournament Of Chompions: Pie Noon is sponsored by Manscaped. "Restaurant" performed by PUP Sources for this week's intro: https://www.nhl.com/news/stanley-cup-has-incredible-125-years-of-history/c-287633638 https://www.footballhistory.org/world-cup/index.html https://www.ussoccer.com/history/organizational-structure/fifa# https://sprinkles.com/our-story/candace-nelson https://www.dairyqueen.com/en-us/about-us/ https://www.benjerry.com/about-us See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 25, 2021
Munch Madness: Pie Noon: Semisweet Final 2 with Carl Tart & Ahsohn Williams
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Carl Tart and Ahsohn Williams (Carl Calls His Cousin) join the 'boys for a royal showdown to decide if Burger King or Dairy Queen will move on to the Munch Madness finale. Plus, another edition of Let Me Be Frank. The 2021 Munch Madness: The Tournament Of Chompions: Pie Noon is sponsored by Manscaped. Sources for this week's intro: https://baseballhall.org/hall-of-famers/brett-george https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/early-lead/wp/2014/04/16/lorde-finally-meets-george-brett-inspiration-for-royals/ https://www.thedailybeast.com/meet-lorde-the-16-year-old-singer-poised-to-take-over-pop-music https://www.britannica.com/topic/Burger-King-Corporation https://www.dairyqueen.com/en-us/about-us/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 18, 2021
Munch Madness: Pie Noon: Semisweet Final 1 with Arden Myrin
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Arden Myrin (Shameless, Insatiable, Will You Accept This Rose?) returns to helps the 'boys decide if The Cheesecake Factory or Ben and Jerry's will move on to the Munch Madness finale. Plus, the debut of Let Me Be Frank. The 2021 Munch Madness: The Tournament Of Chompions: Pie Noon is sponsored by Manscaped. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.benjerry.com/about-us https://www.thecheesecakefactory.com/about-us/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 11, 2021
Munch Madness: Pie Noon: Round 1 Part 1 with Jon Gabrus
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Jon Gabrus (Action Boyz, High and Mighty) joins the 'boys to tackle the first two regions of Munch Madness: Pie Noon! Plus, another edition of Pie in This Guy. In this episode: Baskin-Robbins takes on Ben & Jerry's in the Creamsman Region, while BJ's squares off against The Cheesecake Factory in the Junior Prom Region! The 2021 Munch Madness: Tournament Of Chompions: Pie Noon is sponsored by Manscaped. Sources for this week's intro: https://shortboxing.com/why-is-boxing-called-the-sweet-science/ https://www.olympic.org/boxing-equipment-and-history https://www.wbcme.co.uk/ringside/how-did-boxing-start/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 04, 2021
KFC 2 with Lauren Ash and Christy Oxborrow
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Lauren Ash and Christy Oxborrow (True Crimes and Cocktails) join the 'boys to talk cold weather, shameful snacks, and KFC. Plus, another edition of Jingle All The Whey. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.pritzkermilitary.org/whats_on/pritzker-military-presents/glenna-whitley-stolen-valor http://www.jameswebb.com/articles/military-and-veterans/the-medias-war-on-vietnam-vets https://gothamist.com/arts-entertainment/wedding-crashers-fake-purple-hearts-inspire-bill https://www.biography.com/business-figure/colonel-harland-sanders https://global.kfc.com/our-heritage/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 25, 2021
Papa John's 2 with Raiza Licea
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Raiza Licea (Spanish Aquí Presents) joins the 'boys to talk basketball, Cuban food, and Papa John's. Plus, another edition of Can I Take Your Order? Sources for this week's intro: http://www.sogoodblog.com/2008/05/03/papa-johns-pizza-hates-the-state-of-ohio/ https://slice.seriouseats.com/2008/05/papa-johns-lebron-james-crybaby-shirt-controversy-means-cheap-pizza-for-clevelanders.html https://www.cnbc.com/2018/07/10/papa-johns-founder-john-schnatter-resigns-as-chairman-of-company-boar.html https://ir.papajohns.com/news-releases/news-release-details/papa-johns-and-shaquille-oneal-enter-new-partnership https://www.papajohns.com/shaq/ https://www.cnbc.com/2020/05/27/papa-johns-sales-up-33point5percent-in-may-another-monthly-record.html See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 18, 2021
Five Guys 2 with Andy Daly
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Andy Daly (Review, Eastbound & Down, Bonanas for Bonanza, Andy Daly Podcast Pilot Project) joins the 'boys to talk Ithaca College and revisit Five Guys. Plus, the debut of Bananas for Ba-na-nas. Sources for this week's intro: https://web.archive.org/web/20090618192325/http://www.advocate.com/issue_story_ektid21766.asp https://www.advocate.com/news/2004/06/08/pride-patriotism-and-queer-eye https://www.inc.com/magazine/20100401/jerry-murrell-five-guys-burgers-and-fries.html https://variety.com/2017/tv/news/queer-eye-for-the-straight-guy-netflix-revival-1201968887/ https://www.fiveguys.com/fans/the-five-guys-story See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 11, 2021
Panda Express 3 with Oscar Montoya
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Oscar Montoya (Bless the Harts, Spanish Aquí Presents, Inside the Disney Vault) joins the 'boys to talk video games and horror movies before a review of Panda Express. Plus, everyone admits their food secrets in another edition of Concessional. Sources for this week's intro: https://web.archive.org/web/20090417061928/http://uclabruins.cstv.com/sports/m-baskbl/spec-rel/ucla-wooden-page.html https://www.espn.com/classic/biography/s/Wooden_John.html https://footballfoundation.org/hof_search.aspx?hof=2054 https://www.latimes.com/archives/la-xpm-2001-oct-08-fi-54655-story.html https://fortune.com/2013/02/05/how-panda-express-brings-chinese-food-to-the-mall/ https://www.nbcnews.com/news/asian-america/panda-express-innovates-family-business-global-empire-n367721 https://www.pandaexpress.com/ourfamilystory Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 04, 2021
Subway 3 with Sean Clements & Hayes Davenport
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Sean Clements & Hayes Davenport (Hollywood Handbook, The Flagrant Ones) join the 'boys for their long-awaited return and a revisit of Subway. Plus, Mitch tries some Harpoon Dunkin' beer in another edition of Sip or Ship. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.thoughtco.com/submarines-history-1992416#:~:text=Designs%20for%20underwater%20boats%20or%20submarines%20date%20back,Hunley%2C%20the%20submarine%20that%20sank%20a%20Union%20ship. https://www.history.navy.mil/content/history/museums/nmusn/explore/photography/wwi/wwi-entering-the-war/german-uboat-attacks-1915-17.html https://alphahistory.com/worldwar1/total-war/ https://delicioussubs.wordpress.com/2013/03/26/a-brief-history-of-the-submarine-sandwich/ https://www.subway.com/en-us/aboutus/history Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 28, 2021
Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen 3 with Phil Rosenthal
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Phil Rosenthal (Everybody Loves Raymond, Somebody Feed Phil) joins the 'boys to talk food, travel, and Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen. Plus, Mitch and Emma compete in another edition of Family Food. Sources for this week's intro: https://culture.pl/en/article/popeye-polish-roots-fiegel http://popeye.com/timeline/ https://popeye.fandom.com/wiki/Popeye_franchise#Thimble_Theatre_and_Popeye_comic_strips https://finance.yahoo.com/news/popeyes-new-fried-chicken-sandwich-has-created-a-frenzy-in-its-stores-new-data-165231715.html https://www.popeyes.com/our-story Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 21, 2021
Jersey Mike's 2 with Jon Daly
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Jon Daly (Kroll Show, Abracadabralifornia) returns to talk music, sandwiches, and Jersey Mike's. Plus, our guest and the 'boys give up treats they hold dear in the debut of My Snackrifice. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.kickstarter.com/discover/advanced?sort=most_funded&seed=2678973&page=1 https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2870708/reviews?ref_=tt_urv https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0333766/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0 https://web.archive.org/web/20100701132504/http://uk.rottentomatoes.com/m/garden_state/ https://www.qsrmagazine.com/news/jersey-mikes-finishes-2015-strong-unit-growthhttps://www.jerseymikes.com/history Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 14, 2021
Panera Bread 2 with Monica Ruiz and Chris O'Malley
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Monica Ruiz (The Bold and the Beautiful, The Rookie) and Chris O'Malley (Watermans) join the 'boys for a revisit of Panera Bread. Plus, another edition of Can I Take Your Order? Sources for this week's intro: https://www.anheuser-busch.com/about/heritage.html https://www.panerabread.com/en-us/company/our-history.html https://www.thrillist.com/eat/nation/panera-bread-history-story https://www.forbes.com/sites/maggiemcgrath/2017/11/08/18-years-after-separating-panera-bread-and-au-bon-pain-reunite-in-merger/?sh=16daa2f31497 https://www.ab-inbev.com/our-brands.html Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 07, 2021
UNLOCKED! Where Everybody Doughs Your Name with Maggie Monahan
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Unlocked and free for all! Maggie Monahan (Crossing Swords, Earth to Ned) joins the 'boys to talk about New England eats and watch the first episode of Cheers in the brand-new Doughboys Pilot Program. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 31, 2020
UNLOCKED! - It's a Wigerful Life: A Doughboys Holiday Special
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Unlocked and free for all! It’s the 2019 Doughboys Holiday Special! This year It’s a Wigerful Life! Starring Nick Wiger, Mike Mitchell, Emma Erdbrink, Yusong Liu, Evan Susser, Jon Gabrus, Amir Blumenfeld, Paul Rust, Alana Johnston, Michael "Mookie" Blaiklock, and Matt Kowalick  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 24, 2020
Steak 'n Shake 5 with Evan Susser
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Evan Susser (Fist Fight, Brooklyn Nine-Nine) returns to review steaks and shakes with the 'boys in this very special episode. Plus, another edition of Season's Eatings. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.mysanantonio.com/sa-inc/article/Has-San-Antonio-s-Sardar-Biglari-lost-his-touch-15393824.php https://www.restaurantbusinessonline.com/financing/steak-n-shakes-owner-compares-himself-andrew-carnegie https://will.illinois.edu/news/story/85-years-after-founding-in-normal-challenges-put-steak-n-shake-on-the-brink https://www.stltoday.com/business/local/steak-n-shake-gets-7-7-million-tab-for-st-louis-area-manager-overtime-in/article_4dd9146a-10c5-54ac-b026-670e8c03193a.html https://www.qsrmagazine.com/exclusives/burger-gold-rush-steak-n-shake https://www.restaurantbusinessonline.com/financing/steak-n-shake-has-permanently-closed-51-locations Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 17, 2020
Domino's 2 Jamelle Bouie
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Jamelle Bouie (The New York Times, CBS News) joins the 'boys to talk Forrest Gump, cereal, classic candy and Domino's. Plus, the debut of the new Flank Check segment. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.pagat.com/domino/history.html https://www.dominorules.com/chickenfoot http://www.fundinguniverse.com/company-histories/domino-s-inc-histoy/ https://www.dominos.com/en/about-pizza/ https://www.pbs.org/food/the-history-kitchen/uncover-the-history-of-pasta/#:~:text=While%20we%20do%20think%20of,Polo%20during%20the%2013th%20century.&text=Noodles%20existed%20in%20Asia%20long%20before%20Polo%27s%20trip%20to%20China. Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 10, 2020
Peet's Coffee with Chelsea Peretti
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Chelsea Peretti (Big Mouth, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Phosphorescent Panic, Foam and Flotsam) makes her Doughboys debut and reviews Peet's Coffee. Plus, another edition of Treat or Skeet. Sources for this week's intro: Dutch East India Company | Facts, History, & Significance | Britannica The Dutch East India Company and the Rise of Intra-Asian Commerce | Nippon.com Food-Info.net> History of coffee (food-info.net) About Alfred Peet | Peet's Coffee Bitter Brew: The Stirring Reality of Coffee | Food Empowerment Project (foodispower.org) Nestlé admits slave labour risk on Brazil coffee plantations | Global development | The Guardian (foodispower.org) Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 03, 2020
UNLOCKED! Doughboys After Dark with Marisa Pinson & David Neher
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Unlocked and free for all! Fan favorites Marisa Pinson and David Neher return to talk kissing, air fryers, and cats, followed by a discussion of their favorite midnight snacks. Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 26, 2020
Burger King 4 with Don't Stop Or We'll Die
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Michael Cassady & Paul Rust (Don't Stop or We'll Die, SONG-A-WEEK) join the 'boys for an episode free of all silliness and a revisit of Burger King. Plus, another edition of Jingle All The Whey. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.smh.com.au/national/jack-not-so-hungry-for-burger-king-20020425-gdf84v.html https://www.smh.com.au/business/burger-king-slips-into-hungry-jacks-uniform-20030602-gdguzj.html https://www.bizjournals.com/southflorida/stories/2003/05/26/daily36.html https://mashable.com/2016/01/22/american-chains-australia-struggled/ https://www.thebalancesmb.com/us-retail-chains-in-australia-2892913 https://www.hungryjacks.com.au/about-hj-s Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 19, 2020
Boston Market 2 with Dewayne Perkins
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Dewayne Perkins (The Break with Michelle Wolf, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, The Amber Ruffin Show) joins the 'boys to talk Chicago, Thanksgiving, theme park eats and Boston Market. Plus, the debut of A Single Item Must Be Banished. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.qsrmagazine.com/finance/boston-market-acquired-rohan-group-companies https://www.nrn.com/quick-service/boston-market-acquired-engage-brands-rohan-group-companies https://www.delimarketnews.com/whats-store/boston-market-partners-engage-brands-support-next-chapter-growth-eric-wyatt-jignesh-pandya/chandler-james/thu-04302020-0901/9655 https://www.marketwatch.com/story/mcdonalds-sells-boston-market-restaurant-chain https://suncappart.com/portfolio See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 12, 2020
Paris Baguette with Lesley Tsina
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Lesley Tsina (Community, ThunderCats Roar, Yabba-Dabba Dinosaurs, Restart Me Up) joins the 'boys to talk cats, childhood eats, and Paris Baguette. Plus, the debut of Can I Take Your Order? Sources for this week's intro: https://www.latimes.com/world/la-xpm-2012-dec-19-la-fg-south-korea-park-20121220-story.html https://www.nytimes.com/2016/12/09/world/asia/south-korea-president-park-geun-hye-impeached.html https://www.reuters.com/article/us-southkorea-politics-idUSKBN13X2JS https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/30/world/asia/park-geun-hye-south-korea-arrest.html https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/apr/06/former-south-korea-president-park-geun-hye-guilty-of-corruption https://www.scmp.com/week-asia/politics/article/3037807/fiery-hong-kong-student-protests-invoke-memory-south-koreas-own https://www.nytimes.com/1987/01/31/world/seoul-student-s-torture-death-changes-political-landscape.html https://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/aug/12/korea-paris-baguette-chain-expands-french-bakery https://www.eater.com/2015/12/30/10685588/korean-bakery-paris-baguette-tous-les-jours https://www.parisbaguette.com/about-us/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 05, 2020
Rockaroundtheclockdoughberfest: Dunkin' 2 with Mookie Blaiklock
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Michael "Mookie" Blaiklock (Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp, Right Now Kapow, YOU ARE WORTHY with LilMookieB) joins the 'boys for the conclusion of Rockaroundtheclockdoughberfest and a revisit of Dunkin'. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.latimes.com/archives/la-xpm-2005-dec-28-me-vale28-story.html http://edition.cnn.com/2005/SHOWBIZ/TV/12/28/obit.vale/ https://news.dunkindonuts.com/internal_redirect/cms.ipressroom.com.s3.amazonaws.com/285/files/201610/Dunkin%27%20Donuts%20History_11%203%2016.pdf https://www.dunkinbrands.com/brands/dunkin-donuts https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/nation-now/2018/09/25/dunkin-donuts-drops-donuts-brand-name/1422584002/ https://www.nytimes.com/2020/10/26/business/dealbook/dunkin-inspire-deal.html Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 29, 2020
Rockaroundtheclockdoughberfest: 7-Eleven 2 with Jason Woliner
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Jason Woliner (Eagle Heart, The Last Man on Earth) joins the 'boys to talk ice cream, on-set eats, and 7-Eleven, the world's largest convenience store chain. Plus, the debut of Reel Meal. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.kshs.org/kansapedia/omar-knedlik/16909 https://kansaspublicradio.org/kpr-news/remembering-omar-knedlick-kansas-man-who-invented-icee https://slate.com/human-interest/2005/09/the-slurpee-at-40.html https://www.britannica.com/topic/7-Eleven https://corp.7-eleven.com/corp/about Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 22, 2020
Rockaroundtheclockdoughberfest: Denny's 3 with Shaun Diston
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Shaun Diston (We Have To Stop Talkin' TMNT On CBB) joins the 'boys to talk puzzles, Star Wars, scary movies and Denny's. Plus, a Pizza Hut vs. Domino's edition of Jingle All The Weigh. Sources for this week's intro: https://baseballhall.org/hall-of-famers/aaron-hank https://www.biography.com/athlete/hank-aaron https://www.mentalfloss.com/article/70919/10-things-you-might-not-know-about-dennys https://www.mashed.com/133545/the-untold-truth-of-dennys/ https://www.nytimes.com/2011/02/02/business/media/02adco.html?_r=0 https://www.dennys.com/company/about/ Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 15, 2020
Rockaroundtheclockdoughberfest: ampm with Sierra Katow
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Sierra Katow (Last Comic Standing, Earth To Ned) joins the 'boys to talk late-night eats, Toomgis and convenience store chain ampm. Plus, another edition of Fake Chews. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.nbcsports.com/philadelphia/the700level/philadelphia-flyers-introduce-new-mascot-gritty https://cargocollective.com/StephenChow/ampm-Toomgis https://an-awesome-and-random.fandom.com/wiki/Toomgis https://www.ampm.com/toomgis https://web.archive.org/web/20121015172814/http://www.ampm.com/ampm/sectiongenericarticle.do?categoryId=16002923&contentId=7023669 Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 08, 2020
Rockaroundtheclockdoughberfest: IHOP 4 with Dan Ahdoot
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Rockaroundtheclockdoughberfest begins! Dan Ahdoot (Cobra Kai, Bajillion Dollar Propertie$, Green Eggs & Dan) joins the 'boys to kick off a month of 24-hour chains with a revisit of IHOP. Plus, a pancake edition of Family Food. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.theguardian.com/music/2014/may/22/bill-haley-rock-around-the-clock-worlds-first-rock-anthem https://www.history-of-rock.com/haley.htm https://www.pastemagazine.com/food/the-history-of-the-american-diner/#:~:text=The%20diner%20is%20an%20icon,different%20nationalities%20using%20different%20materials. https://www.latimes.com/archives/la-xpm-1986-08-05-fi-1603-story.html https://www.cnn.com/2019/07/16/business/ihop-history/index.html https://www.ihop.com/en/about-ihop/history Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 01, 2020
The Cheesecake Factory 2 with Arden Myrin
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Arden Myrin (Insatiable, Will You Accept This Rose?, Little Miss Little Compton: A Memoir) joins the 'boys to talk about chain food, East Coast eats and The Cheesecake Factory. Plus, a Coca-Cola edition of Jingle All The Weigh. Source's for this week's intro: https://www.theguardian.com/media/2004/may/09/broadcasting.uknews https://floodlightanalytics.com/identify-low-selling-category-items/ https://www.thrillist.com/news/nation/history-of-the-cheesecake-factory https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/7xzpyg/the-palate-of-the-common-man-the-oral-history-of-the-cheesecake-factory https://www.businessinsider.com/why-the-cheesecake-factory-menu-is-so-long-2018-10#:~:text=There%27s%20a%20clever%20reason%20why%20The%20Cheesecake%20Factory%27s%20menu%20is%20so%20long&text=The%20Cheesecake%20Factory%20has%20200,restaurant%27s%20secret%20customer%2Dacquisition%20weapon. https://www.thecheesecakefactory.com/about-us/ Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 24, 2020
In-N-Out Burger 3 with Rob Lowe
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Rob Lowe (Parks and Rec, 9-1-1: Lone Star, Literally! With Rob Lowe) joins the 'boys to talk about snacks, movie roles and In-N-Out Burger. Plus, another edition of Pie In This Guy. Sources for this week's intro: http://streetcar.la/project-info/streetcar-history/ https://la.curbed.com/2017/9/20/16340038/los-angeles-streetcar-conspiracy-theory-general-motors https://www.seriouseats.com/2020/04/drive-thru-history.html https://money.com/drive-thru-fast-food-fast-casual/ https://www.in-n-out.com/history Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 17, 2020
Blaze Pizza with Eliza Skinner
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Eliza Skinner (The Late Late Show, Earth To Ned, Regarding My Lovers) join the 'boys to talk childhood collections, theme parks, and Blaze Pizza. Plus, everyone picks their favorite aliens in the Mount Gushmore segment. Sources for this week's intro: https://fortune.com/2014/07/07/junior-bridgeman-wendys/ https://moneymaven.io/blackwealthchannel/investing/how-a-former-nba-player-turned-350-000-into-400-million-FyRtXUpz5E6XFmVi6NhedA https://www.franchisehelp.com/franchisee-resource-center/top-professional-athletes-who-own-franchises/ https://www.restaurantbusinessonline.com/financing/how-blaze-pizzas-founders-figured-it-out https://www.qsrmagazine.com/reports/how-blaze-ignited-pizza-revolution https://www.espn.com/nba/story/_/id/20149593/lebron-james-stake-blaze-pizza-chain-now-worth-least-35-million https://www.forbes.com/sites/forbestreptalks/2016/11/14/why-blaze-pizza-thinks-theres-room-for-another-pizza-chain-and-why-its-working/#105a3e617417 Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 10, 2020
Potbelly Sandwich Shop with Colt Cabana
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Colt Cabana (AEW, Art of Wrestling) joins the 'boys to talk Juggalos, seafood, and Potbelly Sandwich Shop. Plus, a celebrity booze edition of Slop Quiz. Sources for this week's intro: https://web.archive.org/web/20130118143455/http://www.hydeparkhistory.org/newsletter.html https://www.nytimes.com/1896/11/23/archives/inventor-ferris-is-dead-the-man-who-built-the-great-wheel-for-the.html https://web.archive.org/web/20030302045005/http://web.mit.edu/invent/iow/ferris.html https://www.thrillist.com/eat/nation/potbelly-trivia-about-the-chicago-sandwich-shop-chain https://www.fool.com/investing/general/2013/11/17/five-fun-things-you-may-not-know-about-potbelly.aspx https://www.potbelly.com/our-story Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 03, 2020
Mooby's with Eva Anderson
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Our first ever guest Eva Anderson (Briarpatch, Dispatches from Elsewhere) returns to review pop-up restaurant Mooby's, but not before a call from a special guest. Plus, another edition of Spoonman's Treat or Skeet. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/people/profiles/richard-linklater-the-director-on-the-humour-in-raging-bull-rearing-chickens-and-why-the-older-he-9963168.html https://www.indiewire.com/2000/12/biz-kevin-smith-talks-screenwriting-slacker-and-superman-81236/ https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0102943/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1 https://kevin-smith.fandom.com/wiki/Mooby_the_Golden_Calf https://secretlosangeles.com/moobys-pop-up/ https://www.timeout.com/los-angeles/news/kevin-smiths-moobys-restaurant-returns-as-a-fundraising-pop-up-061820 Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 27, 2020
Buffalo Wild Wings 2 with Leslie Lee III
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Leslie Lee III (Struggle Session) joins the 'boys to talk about Keto in quarantine, food in Japan, and to revisit Buffalo Wild Wings. Plus, a Star Wars edition of Slop Quiz. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.profootballhof.com/teams/buffalo-bills/team-facts/ https://www.cnn.com/2010/LIVING/09/13/mf.nfl.teams.names/index.html#:~:text=Buffalo%20Bills,%2C%20Nickels%2C%20and%20Blue%20Devils. https://bleacherreport.com/articles/1511539-buffalo-bills-ranking-the-10-greatest-players-in-franchise-history https://web.archive.org/web/20150701182341/http://www.buffalowildwings.com/Global/Company%20History%208%2029%2012%20Final.pdf# https://www.qsrmagazine.com/content/buffalo-wild-wings#:~:text=With%20a%20unit%20expansion%20rate,closing%20units%2C%E2%80%9D%20Chalupnik%20says. https://www.buffalowildwings.com/en/company/our-story/ Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 20, 2020
Bonchon Chicken with Ed Zitron
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Ed Zitron (EZPR) joins the ‘boys to talk about Las Vegas eats and South Korean-founded chain Bonchon Chicken. Plus, another edition of Pie In This Guy.   Sources for this week's intro: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/01/world/asia/korean-war-history.html  https://sites.tufts.edu/atrocityendings/2015/08/07/korea-the-korean-war/   https://www.nytimes.com/2007/02/07/dining/07fried.html  http://www.koreaherald.com/view.php?ud=20160527000733  https://www.todayonline.com/world/other-kfc-how-korean-fried-chicken-became-huge-hit-south-korea-and-then-world https://foodworthwritingfor.com/2020/03/06/the-history-of-korean-fried-chicken-the-other-kfc/  https://bonchon.com/our-story/ Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 13, 2020
Wendy's Breakfast with The Sloppy Boys
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The Sloppy Boys (Mike Hanford, Jefferson Dutton, Tim Kalpakis) join the 'boys to talk sloppy foods, the recording of their new album Paradiso, and to sample Wendy's new breakfast menu. Plus, the debut of an all new segment, Jingle All The Weigh. Sources for this week's intro: https://www.huffpost.com/entry/the-humble-history-of-the_b_9721710 https://ohiohistorycentral.org/w/Wendy%27s#:~:text=Wendy%27s%20began%20on%20November%2015,food%2C%20in%20a%20family%20setting. https://www.mcdonalds.com/us/en-us/about-us/our-history.html https://www.wendys.com/wendys-story https://www.cnn.com/interactive/2019/02/business/mcdonalds-breakfast-history-timeline/index.html https://time.com/65504/fast-food-breakfast/ Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 06, 2020
Grocery Store Month: Kroger with Dave King and Esther Povitsky
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Writer Dave King (The Good Place, Parks and Rec) and Actor and Comedian Esther Povitsky (Hot For My Name, Esther Club) return to close out Grocery Store Month and help the 'boys review America's largest supermarket chain, Kroger. Plus, another edition of Spoonman's Sip or Ship. Sources for this week's intro: http://www.ufcw.org/about/ufcw-history/ http://www.ufcw.org/tag/kroger/ https://pando.com/2015/03/13/as-right-to-work-becomes-law-in-wisconsin-a-reminder-of-its-inventors-racist-past/ https://www.nsfwcorp.com/dispatch/right-to-work/ https://www.thekrogerco.com/about-kroger/history/ Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 30, 2020
Grocery Store Month: Albertson's with Raj Desai
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Writer and Comedian Raj Desai (The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, Triumph's Election Special) returns to talk about weddings, vegetarian eats, and review grocery titan Albertsons. Plus, Mitch decides our guest's fate in another edition of Last Meal. Sources for this week's intro: https://genius.com/Red-hot-chili-peppers-californication-lyrics https://www.curbed.com/2019/1/22/18193112/boise-real-estate-housing-downtown https://www.businessinsider.com/boise-idaho-fastest-growing-city-in-us-photos-growth-cost-2019-12 https://www.ktvb.com/article/news/local/growing-idaho/downtown-boise-is-boomin-how-downtown-boise-is-handling-years-of-uninterrupted-growth/277-173e9c9c-9df3-46f2-8839-3c173a1fc496 https://www.thebalancesmb.com/largest-us-based-grocery-chains-3862932 https://www.albertsons.com/about-us.html Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 23, 2020
Grocery Store Month: Costco with Griffin Newman
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Actor and King of Kranch Griffin Newman (The Tick, Blank Check Podcast) joins the 'boys to talk Disney, New York supermarkets and review Seattle-founded club store Costco. Plus, the debut of Slop Quiz. Sources for this week's intro: https://thelastofus.fandom.com/wiki/The_Last_of_Us https://mashable.com/shopping/june-22-the-last-of-us-part-2-merch/ https://www.starbucks.com/about-us/company-information/starbucks-company-timeline https://www.businessinsider.com/costco-first-store-opened-vintage-photos-2019-2 https://www.costco.com/about.html Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 16, 2020
Grocery Store Month: Whole Foods with Fran Gillespie
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Grocery Store Month continues as Fran Gillespie (Big Mouth, SNL) returns, and helps the 'boys review Austin-founded Whole Foods. Plus, another edition of The Leftovers. Sources for this week's into: https://www.cnbc.com/2017/10/27/how-amazon-founder-jeff-bezos-went-from-the-son-of-a-teen-mom-to-the-worlds-richest-person.html https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-07-31/a-hidden-amazon-fortune-bezos-parents-could-be-worth-billions https://www.geekwire.com/2016/interview-jeff-bezos/ https://www.investopedia.com/how-amazon-makes-money-4587523 https://www.businessinsider.com/whole-foods-timeline-from-start-to-amazon-2017-9 https://www.nytimes.com/2017/06/16/business/dealbook/whole-foods-amazon-timeline.html https://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/company-info/whole-foods-market-history Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 09, 2020
Grocery Store Month: Trader Joe's with John Hodgman and David Rees
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The creators and stars of Dicktown on FXX, John Hodgman and David Rees, join the 'boys to kick off Friendly Green Grocer Mitch's Grocery Store Month and review California-founded Trader Joe's. Plus, another edition of Family Food. Sources for this week's intro: https://touringplans.com/disneyland/attractions/opening-dates https://www.undercovertourist.com/blog/secret-history-disney-rides-jungle-cruise/ https://disneyparks.disney.go.com/blog/2013/04/its-a-jungle-out-there-the-history-of-jungle-cruise-horticulture/ https://www.cnbc.com/2020/03/09/psychology-behind-how-trader-joes-became-a-favorite-grocery-store.html https://www.southernliving.com/trader-joes-history-of-name https://www.rd.com/article/trader-joe-history/ https://www.traderjoes.com/our-story Advertise on Doughboys via Gumball.fm See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 02, 2020
Dog Haus with Dani Fernandez
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Writer and actor Dani Fernandez (Girls on the Bus, Nerdificent) guests to review Pasadena founded and rapidly expanding gourmet hot dog and sausage chain Dog Haus. Plus, another edition of pastry guessing game Pie In This Guy. Sources for this week's intro: NASA JPL History & Archives https://www.jpl.nasa.gov/about/history.php Sputnik 1 http://www.astronautix.com/s/sputnik1.html Pasadena California https://www.britannica.com/place/Pasadena-California Pasadena’s Dog Haus is set to become a national chain with nearly 500 locations https://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-dog-haus-expansion-20161011-snap-story.html American Development Partners - Client List https://www.americandevelopmentpartners.com/clients THE ABSOLUTE WÜRST https://doghaus.com/franchise.html See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 25, 2020
Marco's Pizza with Jon Daly
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Actor and comedian Jon Daly (Curb Your Enthusiasm, Kroll Show) returns to the pod for the 'boys first visit to one of the fastest-growing pizza chains in the U.S., Marco's Pizza. Plus, the crew taste tests Nomad Ice Pops in another edition of Snack or Wack. Sources for this week's intro: The Glass City https://ohiowins.com/glass-city/#:~:text=Even%20though%20the%20roots%20of,in%20the%20late%2019th%20century. The Origins of Glassmaking https://www.cmog.org/article/origins-glassmaking Ohio History Central: Michael J. Owens https://ohiohistorycentral.org/w/Michael_J._Owens Marco's Pizza sees Northeast Ohio as ripe for expansion, with 14 more pizza shops by 2016 https://www.cleveland.com/business/2014/08/marcos_pizza_sees_northeast_ohio_as_ripe_for_expansion_with_14_more_pizza_shops_by_2016.html 2017 Top 100 Pizza Companies https://www.pizzatoday.com/pizzeria-rankings/2017-top-100-pizza-companies/ Who We Are: Marco's Official Website https://marcosfranchising.com/research-funnel/what-is-marcos/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 18, 2020
Chili's 2 with Joey Janela
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AEW wrestler "The Bad Boy" Joey Janela joins as the 'boys return to their first ever reviewed restaurant chain, Chili's, for a sampling of their to-go menu, and to discuss New Jersey food, travel eats, and more. Plus, another edition of Spooman's Treat or Skeet. Sources for this week's intro: TV Guide: Mike Myers https://www.tvguide.com/celebrities/mike-myers/bio/166681/ Mike Myers - International Man of Mirth; Austin Powers Creator Mike Myers Explains to Peter Elson How His Liverpool Parents Helped Shape His Humour https://www.questia.com/read/1G1-89729450/mike-myers-international-man-of-mirth-austin 'Austin Powers': Secret Agent, Man https://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/style/longterm/movies/videos/austinpowerskelly.htm Domestic Box Office For 1999 https://www.boxofficemojo.com/year/1999/ The Inventor of the Chili’s Baby Back Ribs Song Has Never Eaten Their Ribs https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/ypx4dy/the-inventor-of-the-chilis-baby-back-ribs-song-has-never-eaten-their-ribs Chili's: Our Story https://www.chilisjobs.com/our-story/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 11, 2020
Unlocked! THE SCALE
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Unlocked! THE SCALE is one of the most momentous events in paywalled podcast history, now free for all. You can donate to orgs fighting racism and police brutality here: https://secure.actblue.com/donate/ab_mn See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 04, 2020
Topical Freeze: Marie Callender's Meals with Cat Solen
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As Topical Freeze, our month of frozen food reviews, concludes, the 'boys are joined by director Cat Solen (The Shivering Truth on Adult Swim) to discuss frozen dinner and pie brand Marie Callender's. And, the debut of a new game show format, Meal or No Meal. Sources for this week's intro: Fortune 500 Conagra Brands https://fortune.com/company/conagra-brands/fortune500/ Perkins & Marie Callender’s closes 29 restaurants amid bankruptcy filing https://www.nrn.com/finance/perkins-marie-callender-s-closes-29-restaurants-amid-bankruptcy-filing Conagra Brands https://www.conagrabrands.com/brands Conagra Brands: Our Company https://www.conagrabrands.com/our-company/overview Marie Callenders https://www.mariecallenders.com/about See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 28, 2020
Topical Freeze: Ore-Ida with Jason Mantzoukas
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Jason Mantzoukas (How Did This Get Made?, The Good Place) returns for a Massachusetts deep dive, to discuss the challenges of food allergies, and to review frozen fry brand and Tater Tots inventor Ore-Ida. Plus, the return of beloved quiz segment Pie in this Guy. Sources for this week's intro: Freedom Fries, Liberty Cabbage & the Myth https://www.hppr.org/post/freedom-fries-liberty-cabbage-myth When Sauerkraut Became ‘Liberty Cabbage’ https://medium.com/iowa-history/when-sauerkraut-became-liberty-cabbage-bb84f4369d52 The History of French Fries http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2010/09/the-history-of-french-fries/ Are French Fries Truly French? https://www.nationalgeographic.com/culture/food/the-plate/2015/01/08/are-french-fries-truly-french/#close Ore-Ida Celebrates 60 Years of the Original Tater Tots® Potatoes https://news.kraftheinzcompany.com/press-release/general/ore-ida-celebrates-60-years-original-tater-tots-potatoes Apple Pie Is Not All That American https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/why-apple-pie-linked-america-180963157/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 21, 2020
Topical Freeze: Tina's Burritos with Jamelle Bouie
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As Topical Freeze continues, writer Jamelle Bouie (The New York Times, CBS News) returns to the pod for a locked down evaluation of the #1 frozen burrito brand, Tina's Burritos. The crew get salty about Pop-Tarts in a new edition of Cereal. Sources for this week's intro: The Strange History of Frozen Food https://www.eater.com/2014/8/21/6214423/the-strange-history-of-frozen-food-from-clarence-birdseye-to-the Who invented frozen food? https://www.loc.gov/everyday-mysteries/item/who-invented-frozen-food/ Brrrr. The Secret History of Frozen Food https://www.wired.com/2017/05/brrrr-secret-history-frozen-food/ Oliver Evans https://www.fridgefilters.com/fridgepedia-oliver-evans.html Clarence Birdseye https://www.famousscientists.org/clarence-birdseye/ Tina's Burritos Website Tastes Best. Cost Less. https://www.tinasburritos.com/our-vision Birdseye Website https://www.birdseye.com/our-story/our-mission/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 14, 2020
Tombstone Week: Tombstone (the pizza) with Blank Check
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Tombstone Week continues (and Topical Freeze begins) as Blank Check Podcast hosts Griffin Newman and David Sims return to review frozen pizza brand Tombstone and to play another edition of Family Food. Sources for this week's intro: Railroad Maps, 1828-1900 https://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/connections/railroad-maps/history3.html   American Railroads in the 20th Century https://americanhistory.si.edu/america-on-the-move/essays/american-railroads   Origin of Medford, Wisconsin https://www.wisconsinhistory.org/Records/Article/CS10436  History: Medford, Wisconsin (1881) https://www.wiclarkcountyhistory.org/4data/97/1035.htm  Joseph Simek was a founder of Tombstone Pizza http://archive.jsonline.com/news/obituaries/simek-a-founder-of-tombstone-pizza-has-died-g08rrao-192103331.html/   Tombstone's success means a piece of the [pizza] pie for everyone https://www.minneapolisfed.org/article/1993/tombstones-success-means-a-piece-of-the-pizza-pie-for-everyone   A Tasty Tale from 1962 ONCE UPON A BAR https://www.tombstonepizza.com/about See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 07, 2020
Chipotle 3 with Alan Aisenberg and Mike Castle
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The stars of Netflix's Brews Brothers (Alan Aisenberg and Mike Castle) join the 'boys to review quarantine Chipotle and discuss restrictive diets. Plus, another edition of Spoonman's Treat or Skeet. This Week's Sources: Multistate Outbreaks of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli O26 Infections Linked to Chipotle Mexican Grill Restaurants (Final Update) https://www.cdc.gov/ecoli/2015/o26-11-15/index.html CDC declares Chipotle-linked E. coli outbreak over https://www.cnbc.com/2016/02/01/cdc-declares-chipotle-linked-e-coli-outbreak-over.html Chipotle Reportedly Believes Its E. Coli Outbreak Came From Australian Beef https://www.eater.com/2016/2/5/10922434/chipotle-e-coli-beef-australia More than 350 people report getting sick from Ohio Chipotle: Officials https://abcnews.go.com/US/350-people-report-sick-ohio-chipotle-officials/story?id=56942423 People are still terrified to eat at Chipotle — and it's the chain's biggest problem https://www.businessinsider.com/chipotle-hasnt-overcome-e-coli-fears-2018-3 These Numbers Show Chipotle Still Hasn't Recovered From Its E. Coli Scandal https://www.fool.com/investing/2019/11/02/these-numbers-show-chipotle-still-hasnt-recovered.aspx Leading Mexican restaurant chains in the United States in 2018, by number of units https://www.statista.com/statistics/307383/largest-mexican-restaurant-chains-us/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 30, 2020
Pizza Hut 2 with Jen D'Angelo
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The 'boys welcome Jen D'Angelo (Workaholics, Solar Opposites) for their second full review of Pizza Hut, including the chain's new Big Dipper pizza. And the debut of a new segment, Family Food. This Week's Sources: Yum! Brands, Inc. history, profile and corporate video https://www.companieshistory.com/yum-brands/  Yum! Brands, Inc. https://www.yum.com/wps/portal/yumbrands/Yumbrands/company  5 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Yum! Brands https://www.fool.com/investing/general/2014/04/19/5-things-you-probably-didnt-know-about-yum-brands.aspx   Yum! to buy Habit Burger Grill https://www.nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/yum-buy-habit-burger-grill   Time to Buy Beat-Down Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM) Stock? Here is the INSIGHT https://investchronicle.com/2020/04/02/time-to-buy-beat-down-yum-brands-inc-yum-stock-here-is-the-insight-3/   How Pizza Hut keeps its people and pizzas safe https://gulfnews.com/food/how-pizza-hut-keeps-its-people-and-pizzas-safe-1.1587472790712   Yum Brands CEO David Gibbs says company working 'urgently' to fix Pizza Hut https://www.nrn.com/franchising/yum-brands-ceo-david-gibbs-says-company-working-urgently-fix-pizza-hut  Pizza Hut planning to close as many as 500 locations https://www.thetimesnews.com/news/20190808/pizza-hut-planning-to-close-as-many-as-500-locations Largest U.S. Pizza Hut Franchisee Could Choose Bankruptcy https://www.pymnts.com/news/investment-tracker/2020/largest-u-s-pizza-hut-franchisee-could-choose-bankruptcy/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 23, 2020
Honeybaked Ham with Kevin T. Porter
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Podcasting titan Kevin T. Porter (Good Christian Fun, Inside Voices) returns to the show for a post Easter discussion of spiral cut ham purveyor Honeybaked Ham. Plus, the debut of Spoonman's solo segment, Treat or Skeet. Sources: How Easter Ham Became a Delicious Tradition https://www.marthastewart.com/1538183/how-easter-ham-became-traditional-easter-dinner Why Do We Eat Ham on Easter? https://www.thedailymeal.com/eat/why-do-we-eat-ham-easter Origin of Easter Ham https://www.allaboutjesuschrist.org/origin-of-easter-ham-faq.htm Ham Trends https://www.porkcdn.com/sites/all/files/documents/Retail/HamTrends.pdf 12 Things You Should Know Before Eating HoneyBaked Ham https://www.delish.com/food/a19600132/honeybaked-ham-history-facts/ The Honey Baked Ham Co.: About Us https://www.honeybaked.com/about-us See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 16, 2020
Good Times Burgers with Betsy Sodaro (LIVE)
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For the second show of our swing through the Rockies, Besty Sodaro (Duncanville, We Love Trash) joins for a review of Denver's own burger and shake spot, Good Time Burgers. Mitch reveals a secret and has a big surprise for Wiger. Recorded live at Comedy Work South, Denver in the before times (3/11/2020). See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 09, 2020
Crown Burgers w/ Betsy Sodaro (Live)
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The 'boys are joined by Betsy Sodaro (Duncanville) to review local Salt Lake City favorite, Crown Burgers. Recorded Live at Wiseguys Comedy Club in the before times (March 10, 2020). Sources for this week's intro: Jazz History https://www.nba.com/jazz/history/00400490.html Utah Stars http://www.remembertheaba.com/Utah-Stars.html Utah Jazz Media Guide https://ak-static-int.nba.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2017/10/2017-18-Media-Guide-Jazz.pdf#page=276 Pastrami Meets the Patty in Utah https://www.nytimes.com/2009/07/29/dining/29united.html?hpw The local legacy behind family-owned Crown Burgers https://www.deseret.com/2016/9/11/20595976/the-local-legacy-behind-family-owned-crown-burgers#rula-katzourakis-serves-customers-while-her-husband-john-back-left-tends-to-the-broiler-at-crown-burgers-in-salt-lake-city-on-friday-aug-5-2016-john-and-rula-katzourakis-have-owned-and-operated-crown-burgers-for-38-years Toasty Kettle: Connecting With the Past Through Food https://www.toastykettle.com/2020/01/22/history-of-crown-burgers-with-dean-maroudas/ Crown Burgers' Story http://www.crown-burgers.com/story.php See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 02, 2020
Munch Madness: McDonald's Chompionship with Don’t Stop or We’ll Die
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For the finale of Munch Madness 2020, Michael Daniel Cassady and Paul Rust (Don't Stop or We'll Die) return for the remote recorded finale of the Tournament of Chompions where we decide the single best menu item at McDonald's. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 26, 2020
Munch Madness: McDonald's - Elite Ate with Nicole Byer
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The Tournament of Chompions approaches the final stretch as Nicole Byer (Nailed It!, Newcomers) returns to eat through the Elite Ate, spelled A-T-E, to decide the ultimate McDonald's menu item. Plus, an artisan root beer Drank or Stank. Sources for this week's intro: 'March Madness' crowns its first men's NCAA Champion https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/march-madness-is-born March Madness history - The ultimate guide https://www.ncaa.com/news/basketball-men/article/2019-04-30/march-madness-history-ultimate-guide Men's Basketball https://www.ncaa.com/history/basketball-men/d1 Women's Basketball https://www.ncaa.com/history/basketball-women/d1 Magical Season: A Reporter Remembers 1994-95 CU Women's Team https://cubuffs.com/news/2020/2/14/womens-basketball-magical-season-a-reporter-remembers-1994-95-cu-womens-team.aspx A Brief History of March Madness https://www.ihsa.org/Sports-Activities/March-Madness-Experience/March-Madness-History NCAA tournaments canceled over coronavirus https://www.espn.com/mens-college-basketball/story/_/id/28893285/ncaa-tournaments-canceled-coronavirus See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 19, 2020
Munch Madness: McDonald's Round of 32 (Part 2) with Paul F. Tompkins
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Podcasting royalty Paul F. Tompkins (The Neigborhood Listen, Threedom) joins for the second round of Munch Madness 2020: The Tournament of Chompions - Mac Attack as we tackle the second half of the still alive McDonald’s menu items. Plus, our DoughCenter anchor Carl Tart gives a recap of the snacktion so far. And, we taste test Carl’s Jr./Hardee’s decadent new BFC. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 12, 2020
Munch Madness: McDonald's - Round of 64 with Jon Gabrus
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The Fifth Annual Tournament of Chompions begins as Doughboys favorite Jon Gabrus (High & Mighty, ActionBoyz) returns for the first round of Munch Madness: Mac Attack. Tournament commissioner Evan Susser (Fist Fight, Brooklyn Nine-Nine) joins to oversee and officiate as Gabrus and the ‘boys taste and judge 64 McDonald’s menu items. Sources for this week's intro: Under the Golden Arches: McDonald’s Logos through The Years https://www.thedailymeal.com/under-golden-arches-mcdonald-s-logos-through-years?amp McDonald’s Speedee: Down to just two . . . https://www.burgerweb.com/mcdonalds-speedee-just-two/ McDonald's: 60 years, billions served https://www.chicagotribune.com/business/chi-mcdonalds-60-years-20150415-story.html McDonald's Corporation https://www.referenceforbusiness.com/businesses/M-Z/McDonald-s-Corporation.html The tragic real-life story of the McDonald brothers https://www.mashed.com/147897/the-tragic-real-life-story-of-the-mcdonald-brothers/ The Founder (2017) http://www.historyvshollywood.com/reelfaces/founder/ How Ray Kroc Became an American Villain https://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2017/01/ray-kroc-mcdonalds-america/514538/ McDonalds Website: Our History https://www.mcdonalds.com/us/en-us/about-us/our-history.html See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 05, 2020
A&W Canada with Jessica McKenna and Zach Reino (LIVE)
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The 'boys are joined by Jessica McKenna and Zach Reino (Off Book) to review the Canadian burger and root beer institution, A&W. Plus, a Canadian Snack or Wack. Recorded live at the Rio Theatre in Vancouver. Sources for this week's intro: Making Medicare: The History of Health Care in Canada, 1914-2007 https://www.historymuseum.ca/cmc/exhibitions/hist/medicare/medic01e.html The Birth of Medicare https://canadiandimension.com/articles/view/the-birth-of-medicare A Not-So-Straight Story https://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/11/28/a-not-so-straight-story/ Canada & The United States (Bizzarre Borders Part 2) https://www.cgpgrey.com/blog/canada-the-united-states-bizarre-borders-part-2 A&W Restaurant History! http://www.aw-drivein.com/aw-restaurant-history/ A&W wants cage-free eggs in 2 years and that means rapid change for farmers https://www.cbc.ca/news/business/aw-cage-free-1.3487744 Restaurant chain celebrates 50 years of rings, root beer https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/restaurant-chain-celebrates-50-years-of-rings-root-beer-1.597888 The National Zero Waste Council http://www.nzwc.ca/about/council/Pages/default.aspx Our Story, Is A Good One. https://web.aw.ca/en/our-values See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 27, 2020
The Habit with Emmy Blotnick
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Emmy Blotnick (The Colbert Show, Conan) joins the boys to try recent Yum! Brands acquisition, the Santa Barbara founded burger chain The Habit Burger Grill. Plus, a fresh new edition of Ch-Ch-Ch-Chips Inhale. Sources for this week's intro: 'The Sideways Effect': How A Wine-Obsessed Film Reshaped The Industry https://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2017/07/05/535038513/the-sideways-effect-how-a-wine-obsessed-film-reshaped-the-industry Sideways (2004) IMDB https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0375063/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0 The History of Habit Burger https://mentalitch.com/the-history-of-habit-burger/ Habit Burger Chain Sold for $375 Million https://www.edhat.com/news/habit-burger-chain-sold-for-375-million Habit Burger Co-Founder Brent Reichard Savors Best-Taste Honor https://www.noozhawk.com/article/the_habit_burger_bestowed_with_best_taste_honor Five things to know about Yum Brands’ newest acquisition, The Habit Burger Grill https://www.nrn.com/fast-casual/five-things-know-about-yum-brands-newest-acquisition-habit-burger-grill Habit Burger Grill Website https://www.habitburger.com/about-us/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 20, 2020
Ezell's with Toni Charline Ramos (LIVE)
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Toni Charline Ramos joins the 'boys to review Seattle fried chicken institution Ezell's. Plus a brand new segment. Recorded live at the Neptune Theatre. Sources for this week's intro: Garfield High School Through the Years https://www.seattlepi.com/seattlenews/article/Garfield-High-School-through-the-years-12267976.php Seattle Public Schools: 1862-2000: Garfield High School https://historylink.org/File/10509 A President Felled by an Assassin and 1880’s Medical Care https://www.nytimes.com/2006/07/25/health/25garf.html?ex=1311480000&en=82dc6ab325dafec6&ei=5090&partner=rssuserland&emc=rss Step Inside the Shop Making Oprah's Favorite Fried Chicken https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/8qebyk/step-inside-the-shop-making-oprahs-favorite-fried-chicken Ezell's feeds the community more than just chicken http://o.seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/localnews/2003554579_ezells03m.html The Most Life-Changing Fried Chicken in America Is... https://www.esquire.com/food-drink/food/recipes/a14839/ezells-fried-chicken-winner-071112/ Ezell’s Website https://ezellschicken.com/about-us/ Really, Really Good Fried Chicken https://www.thestranger.com/seattle/really-really-good-fried-chicken/Content?oid=4684303 Let’s Eat, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis https://genius.com/Macklemore-and-ryan-lewis-lets-eat-lyrics See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 13, 2020
Boudin Bakery with The Sloppy Boys (LIVE)
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The 'boys are joined by Mike Hanford, Jefferson Dutton, and Tim Kalpakis (The Sloppy Boys) to review SF based French style bakery, Boudin. Plus, a live edition of the Wiger Challenge. Recorded live at Cobb's Comedy Club for SF SketchFest. Sources for this week's into: There’s gold in them thar hills by Jonathan Jackson https://finfeed.com/features/theres-gold-in-them-thar-hills/ The California Gold Rush, 1849 from EyeWitness to History http://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/californiagoldrush.htm The California Gold Rush from PBS American Experience https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/features/goldrush-california/ San Francisco 49ers Team Facts from the Pro Football Hall of Fame https://www.profootballhof.com/teams/san-francisco-49ers/team-facts/ San Francisco Gold Rush Chronology 1846-1849 http://www.sfmuseum.org/hist/chron1.html Fisherman’s Wharf, Primed at Last for Makeover by Susan Sward https://www.nytimes.com/2010/11/26/us/26bcwharf.html San Francisco’s Boudin Bakery serves up a taste of history in each bite by Daniel Brown https://www.mercurynews.com/2015/11/23/san-franciscos-boudin-bakery-serves-up-a-taste-of-history-in-each-bite/ Boudin - Our Story https://boudinbakery.com/our-story/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 06, 2020
Swensons with Carl Tart (LIVE)
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For the final stop on our Midwest tour, Carl Tart (Comedy Bang! Bang!, Brooklyn Nine-Nine) joins the 'boys to review a Cleveland drive-in favorite; Swensons. Plus a local edition of Snack or Wack with a surprise drop in guest. Recorded live at the Agora Theatre and Ballroom. Sources for this week's into: Dan Gilbert - Quicken Loans Pressroom https://www.quickenloans.com/press-room/leader/dan-gilbert/ Was LeBron special ESPN's deal with devil? From The Sporting News https://www.webcitation.org/68lgFnX3W Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert says he doesn’t regret “The Letter” By D.J. Foster https://nba.nbcsports.com/2014/02/16/cavaliers-owner-dan-gilbert-says-he-doesnt-regret-the-letter/ LeBron: I'm coming back to Cleveland by LeBron James and Lee Jenkins https://www.si.com/nba/2014/07/11/lebron-james-cleveland-cavaliers 'Finally, we did it!': Cavs' title ends 52 years of Cleveland sports agony By Eliott C. McLaughlin https://www.cnn.com/2016/06/20/sport/cleveland-cavaliers-nba-championship-ends-drought/index.html LeBron James Reportedly Hits Up Swensons After Cavs Championship Parade https://cleveland.cbslocal.com/2016/06/23/lebron-james-reportedly-hits-up-swensons-after-cavs-championship-parade/ What is LeBron James' go-to Swensons order? By Tyler Carey and Amani Abraham https://www.wkyc.com/article/sports/nba/lebron-james/what-is-lebron-james-go-to-swensons-order/95-2f940b1a-1847-4f9b-8838-404e61f352ad The Drive-In Restaurant Is Alive and Well and Living in Akron, Ohio By David Landsel  https://www.foodandwine.com/travel/swesons-drive-in-akron Swenson’s - Our Story http://swensonsdriveins.com/est-1934/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 30, 2020
Culver's with Carl Tart (LIVE)
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Carl Tart (Comedy Bang! Bang!, Brooklyn Nine-Nine) joins the ‘boys to review beloved Wisconsin burger and shake chain Culver's. Plus, a local Cream City brewdog edition of Drank or Stank. Recorded live at Turner Hall Ballroom in Milwaukee. Sources for this week's intro: The Dairy State from the Wisconsin Cultural Society https://www.wisconsinhistory.org/museum/exhibits/iconwisconsin/dairyland/index.asp Becoming The Dairy State from Wisconsin 101 https://wi101.wisc.edu/2013/12/01/becoming-the-dairy-state/ The Swiss Roots Of America’s “Dairyland” from Wisconsin 101 https://wi101.wisc.edu/2018/10/01/the-swiss-roots-of-americas-dairyland/ Is Wisconsin Still 'America's Dairyland' Or Does It Need A New Slogan? From All Things Considered https://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2017/11/01/561427862/is-wisconsin-still-americas-dairyland-or-does-it-need-a-new-slogan Why do Green Bay Packer Fans Wear Cheese Hats? By Matt Blitz  https://www.foodandwine.com/fwx/why-do-green-bay-packer-fans-wear-cheese-hats Culver’s - Our Story https://www.culvers.com/about-culvers/our-story See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 23, 2020
Harold's Chicken Shack with Jacquis Neal
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Actor/comedian Jacquis Neal (UCB, Culture Kings podcast) joins the boys to discuss cruise ship food and review Chicago's famed Harold's Chicken Shack. Plus, a new edition of Chips Inhale: Res-Chew Rangers, and a surprise drop-in from a special ghost! Sources for this week's intro: The First Family of Fried Chicken by Mike Sula https://www.chicagoreader.com/pdf/060414/060414_harolds.pdf Chicken King Harold P. Pierce, 70 by Kenan Heise https://www.chicagotribune.com/news/ct-xpm-1988-03-11-8804060325-story.html Chicago’s Harold’s Chicken Shack: History Behind the Taste by Toure http://blackchicagoeats.com/haroldschickenshack/ Laverne Burnett, a link to early days of Harold’s Chicken chain, has died at 83 by Maureen O'Donnell https://chicago.suntimes.com/2018/9/18/18354480/laverne-burnett-a-link-to-early-days-of-harold-s-chicken-chain-has-died-at-83 Smokin' Chokin' and Chowing with the King from ChiBBQKing http://chibbqking.blogspot.com/2008/11/fried-chicken-king.html?m=1 Harold's Chicken - About Us http://haroldschickenonline.com/#about_us See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 16, 2020
Unlocked! Wawa with Carl Tart & Christine Nangle (LIVE)
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Unlocked! For our first ever show in Philly, we're joined by Carl Tart (Comedy Bang! Bang!, Brooklyn Nine-Nine) and hometown hero Christine Nangle (InsideAmySchumer,TheSimpsons) to review Wawa, a convenience store iconic to the city. Plus, the first-ever live edition of the Snack Stack. Recorded live at Punch Line Philly on Sept 5th, 2019. Sources for this week's intro include: Everything You Need to Know About Wawa, the World’s Most Beloved Convenience Store (By Jessica Gentile) https://www.chowhound.com/food-news/201354/everything-you-need-to-know-about-wawa-the-world-s-most-beloved-convenience-store/ Creating the Living Brand (By Neeli Bendapudi and Venkat Bendapudi) https://hbr.org/2005/05/creating-the-living-brand Convenience Cult? (By Rob Walker) https://www.nytimes.com/2006/07/30/magazine/30wwln_consumed.html?_r=0 50 Things About Wawa for Wawa’s 50th Anniversary (By Dan McQuade) https://www.phillymag.com/news/2014/04/16/wawa-50th-anniversary-50-facts/ The Cult Of Wawa (By Amy Lombard) https://mashable.com/2016/03/09/the-cult-of-wawa/ Wawa Corporate Website https://www.wawa.com/about The Inside Story of Wawa, the Beloved $10 Billion Convenience Store Chain Taking Over the East Coast (By Maria Aspan) https://www.inc.com/magazine/201806/maria-aspan/wawa-convenience-store-pennsylvania.html 13 Fun Facts About Wawa (By Erin McCarthy) http://mentalfloss.com/article/56255/13-fun-facts-about-wawa#targetText=1.,as%20the%20Millville%20Manufacturing%20Company. Wawa Bathrooms Voted Number 1 In Pa. And Number 2 In U.S. (by Stephanie Farr) https://www.inquirer.com/philly/news/wawa-best-bathrooms-gas-stations-pennsylvania-20180516.html See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 09, 2020
Unlocked! Xi'an Famous Foods with Mike Hanford & Paul Rust (LIVE)
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UNLOCKED! We're joined live in NYC by Mike Hanford (The Birthday Boys, The Sloppy Boys) and Paul Rust (Netflix's Love, Don’t Stop or We’ll Die) to review a family owned chain serving western Chinese cuisine: Xi'an Famous Foods. Plus, a live edition of the Snack Stack. Recorded live at the Gramercy Theatre in NYC on September 6, 2019.  Sources for this week's intro include: The Phenomenon Of Xi'an Famous Foods In New York City by Heng Shao https://www.forbes.com/sites/hengshao/2013/07/30/restaurant-chain-brings-xian-flavors-to-new-york-city/#1687580c33e6 Boom Brands: Xi’an Famous Foods by Alex Yablon http://nymag.com/news/business/boom-brands/xian-famous-foods-2013-10/ Based on an Old Family Recipe by Steven Stern https://www.nytimes.com/2011/06/08/dining/based-on-an-old-family-recipe.html?_r=0 Silk Road, North China - Ancient Trackway in China by C. Michael Hogan https://www.megalithic.co.uk/article.php?sid=18006 A taste of Xi’an in North London from Fuscia Dunlop http://www.fuchsiadunlop.com/a-taste-of-xian-in-north-london/ Let the Meals Begin: Finding Beijing in Flushing by Julia Moskin https://www.nytimes.com/2008/07/30/dining/30flushing.html?pagewanted=2&mtrref=undefined&gwh=157DEE7A05CCBCC19E8D98779294BCE5&gwt=pay&assetType=REGIWALL Xi’an Corporate Website https://www.xianfoods.com/#about-section See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 02, 2020
Unlocked! The 2018 Doughboys Christmas Special: Wiger Alone
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Unlocked! Enjoy our 2018 Doughboys Christmas Special, Wiger Alone. As the Doughboys prepare a Christmas vacation, an argument leads Wiger to wishing his podcast would disappear... (Written by Mike Mitchell. Featuring Nick Wiger, Evan Susser, Michael Blaiklock, Alana "The Knife" Johnston, Jon Gabrus, Paul Rust, Allan McLeod, Yusong Liu, Emma Erdbrink, Wolly, and Irma) See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 26, 2019
Steak 'n Shake 4 with Evan Susser
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The commissioner returns for the final episode of 2019! Susser (Deli Boys, Brooklyn 99) and the 'boys head back to Steak 'n Shake, a midwest chain with a tumultuous history. Plus, the final Snack or Wack of 2019. Sources for this week’s intro include: 2014: A Blowout Compensation Year for Sardar Biglari by John Hamburger https://www.restfinance.com/Restaurant-Finance-Across-America/March-2015/2014-A-Blowout-Compensation-Year-for-Sardar-Biglari/ Fresno couldn't wait for a Steak 'n Shake. A year later it's closed. What happened? by Bethany Clough https://www.fresnobee.com/living/food-drink/bethany-clough/article212526494.html Steak 'n Shake auction canceled, store continues operation by Alex Mann https://www.capitalgazette.com/business/ph-ac-cn-steak-auction-cancelled-0701-20170630-story.html Anne Arundel restaurateur indicted in plot to frame wife as terrorist, burn business by Phil Davis https://www.capitalgazette.com/news/crime/ac-cn-arson-murder-plot-0829-story.html US-born Steak n Shake closes its only UK site by Georgia Bronte https://www.bighospitality.co.uk/Article/2018/08/08/Steak-n-Shake-closes-its-only-UK-site Where Steak ‘n Shake Lost its Way by Danny Klein https://www.qsrmagazine.com/fast-food/where-steak-n-shake-lost-its-way Steak ‘n Shake website https://www.steaknshake.com/about-us/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 19, 2019
Ample Hills Creamery with Jason Sheridan
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The 'boys are joined by Jason Sheridan (Comedy Bang! Bang!, Podcast The Ride) to review Brooklyn based artisan ice cream chain Ample Hills Creamery. Plus, a holiday edition of Cereal. Sources for this week’s intro include: Cream of the Crop, Annotated from Genius https://genius.com/Macho-man-randy-savage-cream-of-the-crop-05-11-1987-annotated Randy Savage: One last time, the cream will rise to the top by Matthew Martin https://www.cultofwhatever.com/2015/01/randy-savage-one-last-time-the-cream-will-rise-to-the-top/ Brooklyn’s Ample Hills Positions Itself to Be the Next Ben & Jerry’s by Larissa Zimberoff https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-08-15/brooklyn-s-ample-hills-positions-itself-to-be-the-next-ben-jerry-s How This Business Owner Expanded Her Neighborhood Ice Cream Shop To Disney World, Brooklyn And Beyond by Leah Wald https://www.forbes.com/sites/leahwald/2018/06/25/meet-the-woman-who-creates-communities-around-colorful-ice-cream/#62f4089855b1 How Pop Culture Became A Part of Ample Hills Creamery's DNA by Abbey White https://www.foodandwine.com/news/ample-hills-pop-culture Ample Hills website https://www.amplehills.com/our-story See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 12, 2019
Noah's New York Bagels with Jennie Pierson
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The 'boys are joined by actor and comedian Jennie Pierson (Blackish & Powerless) to taste a breakfast favorite at Noah's New York Bagels. Plus, the crew taste test Budweiser varietals in a new segment Seasons of Bud. Sources for this episode include: Liberalism and Protest at UC-Berkeley from Book-It https://book-it.org/2017/05/history-of-liberalism-and-protest/ Progressives in Berkeley Challenged by Tradition by Mark A. Stein https://www.latimes.com/archives/la-xpm-1986-11-03-mn-14900-story.html Berkeley: a history of disobedience - in pictures by Greg Whitmore https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/gallery/2014/nov/15/berkeley-a-history-of-disobedience-in-pictures Chain store bans in San Francisco leave more shops empty, critics say by Roland Li https://www.sfchronicle.com/business/article/Chain-store-bans-in-San-Francisco-leave-more-14074807.php The History of Bagels in America by Shannon Sarna https://www.myjewishlearning.com/the-nosher/the-history-of-bagels-in-america/ The Secret History of Bagels by Ari Weinzweig https://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2009/03/the-secret-history-of-bagels/6928/ Bagel firm founder tells what Noah would do by Ilana DeBare https://www.sfgate.com/business/article/Bagel-firm-founder-tells-what-Noah-would-do-3278705.php#ixzz0ZYfJTuKH Noah’s Bagels website https://www.noahs.com/about-us/  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 05, 2019
Doughboys Double - Garfield's Thanksgiving w/ Paul Rust
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Free preview of Doughboys Double! Paul Rust (Love, Don't Stop Or We'll Die) discusses celebrity drive-by sightings and taste the Merry Mash-Up Slurpee and Holiday Mint M&M's. To subscribe to the Doughboys Double go to: patreon.com/doughboys See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 28, 2019
99 Restaurant with Nicole Byer & Dano (LIVE)
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For the last show of our Feast Coast 2019 tour, we’re joined once again by Nicole Byer (Nailed It!, Why Won't You Date Me?) and Mitch’s childhood friend Dano to review a Massachusetts-based restaurant and pub, 99 Restaurant. Plus, a special Snack or Wack or Drank or Stank featuring Adam “WuTang” Woo with food from Majestic Dragon in Ipswich. Recorded live at The Wilbur on Sept 8th, 2019.  Sources for this episode include: Why are horseshoes considered to be lucky? by Debra Ronca https://people.howstuffworks.com/horseshoes-lucky.htm#targetText=Since%20horseshoes%20were%20made%20of,the%20badly%20behaving%20fairies%20away.&targetText=Hanging%20a%20horseshoe%20heels%20up,everyone%20who%20walks%20underneath%20it. The Legend Behind Horseshoes For Good Luck Involves The Devil Himself by Lindi Smith https://www.wideopencountry.com/heres-people-hang-horseshoes-doors/ The History of Horseshoes by Rachel Cohen https://dressagetoday.com/horse-health-/history-of-horseshoes-17802 99 Restaurant founder dies from the Boston Business Journal https://www.bizjournals.com/boston/stories/2006/04/10/daily22.html 99 Restaurant Website https://www.bizjournals.com/boston/stories/2006/04/10/daily22.html See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 21, 2019
Regina Pizzeria with John Hodgman & Nicole Byer (LIVE)
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We're joined live in Boston by John Hodgman (Judge John Hodgman, Medallion Status) and Nicole Byer (Nailed It!, Why Won't You Date Me?) for our long-awaited review of a Boston pizza cornerstone, Regina Pizzeria. Plus, a live edition of Snack or Wack or Drank or Stank. Recorded live at The Wilbur Theater on Sept 7th, 2019. Sources for this episode include: A 'Curse' born of hate by Glenn Stout https://www.espn.com/mlb/playoffs2004/news/story?page=Curse041005 Red Sox-Yankees is baseball's ultimate rivalry https://usatoday30.usatoday.com/sports/baseball/playoffs/2004-10-20-yanks-sox-rivalry_x.htm The Official Site of The Boston Red Sox - Fenway Facts https://www.mlb.com/redsox/ballpark/facts-figures Frommer's Guide: Regina Pizzeria https://www.frommers.com/destinations/boston/restaurants/pizzeria-regina Is Regina Pizzeria really the best in the country? by Devra First https://www.bostonglobe.com/lifestyle/food-dining/2018/10/18/regina-pizzeria-really-best-country/KDNZQLh7lyPhhySRzf7E1O/story.html Regina Pizzeria website http://www.reginapizzeria.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 14, 2019
White Castle with Mike Hanford, Paul Rust, and Fran Gillespie (LIVE)
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For our second NYC show in the Feast Coast tour, we're joined onstage by Mike Hanford (The Birthday Boys, The Sloppy Boys), Paul Rust (Netflix's Love, Don’t Stop or We’ll Die), and Fran Gillespie (SNL, Big Mouth) to review an east coast institution serving sliders, White Castle. Plus, a live edition of the Snack Stack.  Recorded live at the Gramercy Theatre in NYC on September 6, 2019.  Sources for this week's intro include: White Castle rolls dice with movie role from The Chicago Tribune https://www.chicagotribune.com/news/ct-xpm-2004-07-29-0407300004-story.html Review: Harold and Kumar by Roger Ebert https://www.rogerebert.com/reviews/harold-and-kumar-go-to-white-castle-2004 Kal Penn: Hungry For Success from Teen Tribute https://www.tribute.ca/magazines/teen/summer2004/kal.htm The White Castle Story: The Birth Of Fast Food & The Burger Revolution By Ashlee Kieler https://consumerist.com/2015/07/14/the-white-castle-story-the-birth-of-fast-food-the-burger-revolution/ The Untold Truth of White Castle by Joel Stice https://www.mashed.com/133519/the-untold-truth-of-white-castle/ White Castle website https://www.whitecastle.com/about-us/our-history See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 07, 2019
The Ate-TL: Cook Out with Jesse Farrar & Mike Hale
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For the finale of Octdoughberfest 2019, The Doughboys Present, The Ate-TL, we’re joined by the hosts of Your Kickstarter Sucks, Jesse Farrar and Mike Hale for our review of Cook Out. Plus, a Halloween edition of Snack to the Future.  Sources for this week’s intro include: History of the Salver & Tray from AC Silver & Company https://www.acsilver.co.uk/shop/pc/tray-history-d134.htm Could This North Carolina Fast Food Favorite Be The Next Five Guys? by David Landsel https://www.foodandwine.com/news/cookout-restaurant-expansion Business Booming at New Cook Out in Lynchburg by Melinda Zosh https://wset.com/archive/business-booming-at-new-cook-out-in-lynchburg Cook Out website https://cookout.com/company/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 31, 2019
The Ate-TL: Krystal with Sam Richardson
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We continue Octdoughberfest 2019, The Ate-TL continues as we're joined by actor and comedian Sam Richardson (Veep, Detroiters) to review an Atlanta-based chain serving sliders and hot dogs, Krystal. Plus, a peachy edition of The Wiger Challenge. Sources for this week’s intro include: Lacon, Or, Many Things in a Few Words: Addressed to Those who Think by Charles Caleb Colton https://books.google.com/books?id=6AclAAAAMAAJ&pg=PA114#v=snippet&q=imitation&f=false Oscar Wilde Quotes from Goodreads https://www.goodreads.com/quotes/558084-imitation-is-the-sincerest-form-of-flattery-that-mediocrity-can Tennessee Encyclopedia: Krystal Company by Ned L. Irwin https://tennesseeencyclopedia.net/entries/krystal-company/ Krystal dishes up nostalgia by Jason M. Reynolds https://web.archive.org/web/20070829150515/http://www.timesfreepress.com/absolutenm/templates/business-toplocal.aspx?articleid=15249&zoneid=169 Krystal moving headquarters to Atlanta by Ellis Smith https://www.timesfreepress.com/news/news/story/2012/oct/03/krystal-moving-atlanta-chattanooga/89532/ The Krystal Website https://krystal.com/about-us/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 24, 2019
The Ate-TL: The Varsity with Joe Saunders
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For the third week of Octdoughberfest 2019: The Ate-TL, the 'boys are joined by Joe Saunders (Comedy Bang! Bang!, The Breadcast) to review The Varsity, an Atlanta-founded chain serving chili dogs and burgers. Plus, a local edition of Drank or Stank. Sources for this Week's Intro: Nipsey Russell, a Comic With a Gift for Verse, Dies at 80 by Mel Watkins https://www.nytimes.com/2005/10/04/arts/nipsey-russell-a-comic-with-a-gift-for-verse-dies-at-80.html Nipsey Russell: The Smile Lives On from NPR https://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=4944395 The Varsity Celebrates 90 Years in Atlanta by Caroline Sanders https://gardenandgun.com/articles/varsity-atlanta-history/ What'll ya have, Alpharetta? by Walter Woods https://www.bizjournals.com/atlanta/stories/2002/06/10/story4.html The Varsity - Living History from Georgia Tech http://www.livinghistory.gatech.edu/s/1481/45-lh/index.aspx?pgid=10021&gid=45&cid=20691 The Varsity Website https://thevarsity.com/about See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 17, 2019
The Ate-TL: Moe's Southwest Grill with Mary Lynn Rajskub
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For Octdoughberfest 2019: The Ate-TL, the ‘boys are joined by Mary Lynn Rajskub (24, It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Checking In with Mary Lynn) to review Moe’s Southwest Grill, an Atlanta-founded chain serving Mexican cuisine. Plus, another edition of Snack or Wack. Sources for this week’s intro include:  History of the Grateful Dead by Greta Kaul, Jillian Sullivan, and Aidin Vaziri https://www.sfgate.com/music/article/History-of-the-Grateful-Dead-6330348.php How Grateful Dead Fans Became Deadheads by Amy Lennard Goehner and Arpita Aneja https://time.com/3919040/history-deadheads/ The Deadhead Subculture https://haenfler.sites.grinnell.edu/subcultures-and-scenes/the-deadhead-subculture/ Raving Brands, Inc. History from Funding Universe http://www.fundinguniverse.com/company-histories/raving-brands-inc-history/ This Mexican chain requires every worker to do one thing when they apply for a job — and it goes all the way up to the president by Kate Taylor https://www.businessinsider.com/moes-hiring-tests-welcome-to-moes-2018-4 The untold truth of Moe's Southwest Grill by Maria Cristina LaLonde https://www.mashed.com/139817/the-untold-truth-of-moes-southwest-grill/ 12 Things You Don't Know About Moe's Southwest Grill by Candace Braun Davison https://www.delish.com/food-news/a48250/things-you-dont-know-about-moes/ Jerry Garcia estate sues burrito franchise by Rachel Tobin Ramos http://www.nbcnews.com/id/6812406/ns/business-local_business/t/jerry-garcia-estate-sues-burrito-franchise/#.XZ0egS-ZO88 Moe’s corporate website https://www.moes.com/about/values See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 10, 2019
The Ate-TL: The Flying Biscuit Cafe with Steve Agee
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We're kicking off Octdoughberfest 2019: The Ate-TL with actor and comedian Steve Agee (Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, The Sarah Silverman Program) as we review The Flying Biscuit Cafe, an Atlanta-based chain that specializes in southern style biscuits. Plus, another edition of Snack or Wack. Sources for this episode's intro include: FoodTimeline.org: Biscuits & Cookies http://www.foodtimeline.org/foodcookies.html Biscuit Bakers’ Treasured Mill Moves North By Shaila Dewan https://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/18/dining/18flour.html The Flying Biscuit Cafe sold from the Atlanta Business Chronicle https://www.bizjournals.com/atlanta/stories/2006/05/15/daily25.html An Interview with the Owners of an Atlanta Original: The Flying Biscuit Cafe by Ho Chie http://www.taiwaneseamerican.org/2010/07/an-interview-with-the-owners-of-an-atlanta-original-the-flying-biscuit-cafe/ Lesbian restaurateur Delia Champion: The Chicken Sausage Queen of Atlanta by Patrick Saunders https://thegavoice.com/culture/lesbian-restaurateur-delia-champion-chicken-sausage-queen-atlanta/ Flying Biscuit’s Chacon: “We’ve all made mistakes,” Says No Future Restaurant Revenue Will Go To Kemp by Jason Rhode https://thegavoice.com/news/atlanta/flying-biscuits-chacon-weve-all-made-mistakes-says-no-future-restaurant-revenue-will-go-to-kemp/ The Flying Biscuit Cafe Website https://flyingbiscuit.com See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 03, 2019
Rita's Italian Ice with Carl Tart & Christine Nangle (LIVE)
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For our second show in Philadelphia, we're rejoined by Carl Tart (Comedy Bang! Bang!, Brooklyn Nine-Nine) and Christine Nangle (Inside Amy Schumer, The Simpsons) to review a dessert chain founded in Pennsylvania: Rita's Italian Ice. Plus, another live edition of the Snack Stack. Recorded live at Punch Line Philly on September 5th, 2019. Sources for this week's intro include: Water Ice: What It Is, What It Isn't, How To Say It And Where To Get It (By Julia Hatmaker) https://www.pennlive.com/food/2018/07/water_ice_what_it_is_what_it_i.html Ancient Sicilians Were Eating the Same Italian Ice We Know Today (By Danielle Wayda) https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/vbqy7x/italian-ice-history Rita’s Celebrates 30th Anniversary with Giveaways, Politicians (By Dan McQuade) https://www.phillymag.com/foobooz/2014/05/07/ritas-30th-anniversary-bensalem/ Water Ice, Philly's Classic Summer Cooler, Gets Hot Across The Country (By Caroline Beans) https://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2016/08/10/489217423/water-ice-phillys-classic-summer-cooler-gets-hot-across-the-country Rita’s Corporate Website https://www.ritasice.com/about-ritas/history/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 26, 2019
Marie Callender's with Scott Aukerman
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The 'boys are rejoined by Scott Aukerman (Comedy Bang! Bang!, Between Two Ferns: The Movie) to review Scott's former workplace and American restaurant and bakery, Marie Callender's. Plus, a frozen-drink edition of Breaking Chews. Sources for This Week’s Intro Include: Pipeline to the NFL? Big states, schools are key (By Jeff Zillgitt) https://usatoday30.usatoday.com/sports/football/nfl/2008-04-21-draft-database-cover_N.htm Don Callender, who turned his mom’s pie shop into the Marie Callender’s chain, dies at 81 (By Claire Noland) https://www.latimes.com/local/obituaries/la-me-callender11-2009jan11-story.html Marie Callender’s founder remembered as innovator (By Nancy Luna) https://www.ocregister.com/2009/01/09/marie-callenders-founder-remembered-as-innovator/ Marie Callender’s closes 31 units amid bankruptcy (By Nancy Luna) https://www.ocregister.com/2011/06/13/marie-callenders-closes-31-units-amid-bankruptcy/ Marie Callender’s website https://www.mariecallenders.com/our-story Long Beach Polytechnic website https://lbpoly.schoolloop.com/pf4/cms2/view_page?d=x&group_id=1531973267805&vdid=i52d1x4oywsr See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 19, 2019
CAVA with Jamelle Bouie, Carl Tart, and Libby Watson (LIVE)
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For our second show on the 2019 Feast Coast Tour, we're joined by Jamelle Bouie (New York Times), Carl Tart (Comedy Bang! Bang!, Brooklyn Nine-Nine), and Libby Watson (The New Republic) to review Mediterranean fast-casual chain, CAVA. Plus, an all new live segment, Snackarchy in the UK. Recorded live at the DC Improv on Sept 4th, 2019. Sources for this week's intro include: Archestratus: A Gourmand In The World Of Classical Greece (By Cooksinfo) https://www.cooksinfo.com/archestratus Greek Food: A Taste of the Ancient Past (By W Ruth Kozak) https://europeupclose.com/article/greek-food-a-taste-of-the-ancient-past/ Immigration and the Great War (From the National Park Service) https://www.nps.gov/articles/immigration-and-the-great-war.htm Cava Is Testing a Drive-Thru With an Order-Ahead App at Its New Store in Frederick (By Tierney Plumb) https://dc.eater.com/2019/6/21/18693326/cava-drive-thru-ordering-app-opening-frederick Why Are Diners Traditionally Greek? It’s an Immigration Story, Naturally (By Tracy Saelinger) https://www.thekitchn.com/why-so-many-classic-all-night-diners-are-greek-243252 Cava Grill Receives $16 Million in Funding, Expands to Los Angeles (By Anna Spiegel) https://www.washingtonian.com/2015/04/01/cava-grill-receives-16-million-in-funding-expands-to-los-angeles/ Cava To Nearly Double By Next Summer (By Abha Bhattarai) https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/capitalbusiness/cava-to-nearly-double-by-next-summer/2014/08/01/d28a9122-1666-11e4-85b6-c1451e622637_story.html Is Cava Grill The Next Shake Shack For Fast Casual Mediterranean-Inspired Cuisine (By Meggen Taylor) https://www.forbes.com/sites/meggentaylor/2016/07/13/is-cava-grill-the-next-shake-shack-for-fast-casual-mediterranean-inspired-cuisine/#31043b5866de Cava Corporate Website https://cava.com/culture See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 12, 2019
Ben's Chili Bowl with Christine Nangle & Carl Tart (LIVE)
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For the first show of the 2019 Feast Coast Tour, we're joined onstage in DC by Christine Nangle (Inside Amy Schumer, The Simpsons) and Carl Tart (Comedy Bang! Bang!, Brooklyn Nine-Nine) to review a long-standing cornerstone of DC chains, Ben's Chili Bowl. Plus, a live edition of The Wiger Challenge. Recorded live at the DC Improv in Washington DC on September 4th, 2019. Sources from this week's intro include: Ben Ali, 82, Whose Chili Bowl Became a D.C. Landmark, Dies (By Matt Schudel) http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/10/08/AR2009100804353.html?sid=ST2009100804374 Ben's chili and hot dogs have time-tested appeal (By Mara Vorhees) http://archive.boston.com/ae/food/articles/2004/01/28/bens_chili_and_hot_dogs_have_time_tested_appeal/ Restaurant Essentials: DC Half-Smoke Hot Dogs (From Zagat) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iYyQOFzhQGk The Ben’s Chili Bowl Website https://www.benschilibowl.com/about See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 05, 2019
Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen 2 with Andrew Ti
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In the midst of a nationwide craze for its new chicken sandwich, we return to Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen with writer and podcaster Andrew Ti (Mixed-ish, Yo, Is This Racist?) to determine if the sandwich lives up to the commotion. Plus, the debut of an all new segment, Snack to the Future. Sources for this week's intro: Interview With the Vampire': Ann Rice's casting quibbles by Erica Kornberg https://ew.com/article/1993/10/22/interview-vampire-ann-rices-casting-quibbles/ The Battle of Nouveau Orleans by Jesse Katz https://www.latimes.com/archives/la-xpm-1997-dec-25-mn-2255-story.html When Anne Rice battled Al Copeland in 1997: Bites from the Past by Todd A. Price  https://www.nola.com/entertainment_life/article_0cfca6b8-8812-5553-a391-8b0522eb10b2.html Popeye’s Chicken Sandwiches Get $23 Million Free Advertising From Black Twitter by Arthur Villasanta https://www.ibtimes.com/popeyes-chicken-sandwiches-get-23-million-free-advertising-black-twitter-2817992 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 29, 2019
Burger King 3 with Haley Mancini
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The 'boys are joined by actor, writer, and voice-over artist Hayley Mancini (The Last Kids on Earth) to return to Burger King and sample their new meatless Impossible Whopper. Plus, another segment of Breaking Chews as we review the new Reese's donuts available at Krispy Kreme. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 22, 2019
Lee's Sandwiches with Ify Nwadiwe
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The 'boys are joined by Ify Nwadiwe (Nerdificent, Candy Dinner, Who Shot Ya?) to discuss their favorite fat food chains in high school and to review Lee's Sandwiches, a Vietnamese-American chain specializing in bánh mì sandwiches. Plus, a listener submitted edition of Cereal. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 15, 2019
Del Taco 2 with Kevin Bartelt & Yusong Liu
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From the new podcast Maybe Don't, we're joined by Kevin Bartelt (Hollywood Handbook) and our own producer Yusong Liu to discuss eating vegan in California and to taste-test the new beyond meat options at Del Taco. Plus, a healthy juice-edition of Drank or Stank. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 08, 2019
Subway 2 with R.J. Fried
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The 'boys are joined by writer R.J. Fried (Late Show with David Letterman, Triumph's Election Special 2016, Our Cartoon President) to talk Pennsylvania eats before discussing our return trip to one of the largest chains in the world, Subway. Plus, another edition of Snack or Wack, and this month's installment of the Golden Paw Club!  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 01, 2019
SHAQ WEEK: Shaquille's with Josh Weiner
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To close out Shaq Week 2019, we're joined by writer and actor Josh Weiner (The Deadbeat, Tight Five) to discuss Shaquille O'Neal's restaurant that specializes in southern comfort food. Plus, a Papa John's edition of Shaq or Wack. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 25, 2019
Le Pain Quotidien with Johnny Pemberton
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The 'boys are joined by actor and comedian Johnny Pemberton (Superstore, Live To Tape) to discuss his experience growing up with Minnesota cuisine before reviewing our most recent meal at Le Pain Quotidien. Plus, a tequila edition of Drank or Stank. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 18, 2019
Papa Gino's with John Hodgman, Jean Grae, and Jeff Tweedy
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In Mitch's home state of Massachusetts, the 'boys are joined by John Hodgman (Vacationland, Judge John Hodgman), Jean Grae (Everything's Fine), and Jeff Tweedy (Wilco) to review a New England native chain, Papa Gino's. Recorded live on June 29th in North Adams, Mass. as part of the Solid Sound Festival. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 11, 2019
Starbucks Reserve with Jessica Chaffin
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For our review of Starbucks Reserve, an upscale version of the ubiquitous coffee chain, we're joined by Jessica Chaffin (Abby's, Desperados) to discuss our most recent sampling of drinks and food items. Plus, a cake-pop tasting on an extended restaurant review. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 04, 2019
Which Wich? with Josh Gondelman
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The 'boys are joined by writer and stand-up comedian Josh Gondelman (Desus & Mero, Last Week Tonight with John Oliver) to review a Dallas-native sandwich chain, Which Wich. Plus, a ranch edition of Drank or Stank. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 27, 2019
Al’s Beef with Megan Batoon & Amir Blumenfeld (LIVE)
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Returning to the second city, the ‘boys are joined by Megan Batoon (Just a Tip with Megan Batoon) and Amir Blumenfeld (If I Were You, Buckets with Amir Blumenfeld) to review a Chicago native chain known for its Italian Beef Sandwiches, Al’s Beef.  Recorded live as part of Headgum Live In Chicago at Thalia Hall, on June 14th, 2019.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 20, 2019
Ben & Jerry's with The Sloppy Boys
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We're joined by musicians The Sloppy Boys (Jeff Dutton, Mike Hanford, Tim Kalpakis) to discuss our recent trip to the Vermont-based ice cream chain, Ben & Jerry's. Plus, a chain-specific edition of Fake Chews. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 13, 2019
Fogo de Chão with Candice King & Kayla Ewell
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The 'boys are joined by hosts of the podcast Directionally Challenged, Candice King and Kayla Ewell, to review their most recent trip to Brazilian steakhouse Fogo de Chao. Plus, a Coca-Cola edition of Drank or Stank. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 06, 2019
P. F. Chang's 2 with Kulap Vilaysack
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The incredible Kulap Vilaysack (Bajillion Dollar Propertie$, Origin Story) returns to the show to discuss her history with PF Chang's, an American-Chinese themed chain restaurant. Plus, a gooey edition of Snack or Wack. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 30, 2019
Hattie B's with Carl Tart (LIVE)
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On our second stop in the south, we're joined by Carl Tart (Comedy Bang! Bang!, Brooklyn Nine-Nine) to review Hattie B's, a chain specializing in a Nashville-native dish, hot chicken. Plus, special guest appearances and a live edition of The Wiger Challenge. Recorded live on April 11th, 2019 at Zanies in Nashville, TN. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 23, 2019
Waffle House with Carl Tart (LIVE)
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For our first time in Alabama, we're joined by Carl Tart (Comedy Bang! Bang!, Brooklyn Nine-Nine) to visit a southern staple known for its resiliency in staying open 365 days a year: Waffle House. Plus, an unexpected live edition of Snack or Wack.  Recorded live at Stand Up Live Huntsville on April 10, 2019. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 16, 2019
Sweetfin Poké with Payman Benz
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We're joined by director Payman Benz (The Last Man on Earth, Brooklyn 99) as we travel to a California-native chain serving their take on a traditional Hawaiian dish: Sweetfin Poké. Plus, a Koreatown-inspired edition of Snack or Wack. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 09, 2019
AMC Dine-In with Kevin Pollak and Jaime Fox
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From Kevin Pollak's Chat Show, Kevin Pollak and Jaime Fox return to the show to discuss our recent trip to the AMC Dine-In, where we dined during a screening of the film Captive State. Plus, Jaime provides us with a La Croix-inspired edition of Drank or Stank. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 02, 2019
Episode 200 - Chili's Too with Eva Anderson
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For the 200th episode of Doughboys, we're joined by our first ever guest Eva Anderson (You're The Worst, Briarpatch) to review Chili's Too, a specialized version of the first chain restaurant we reviewed. Plus a TBT segment from the Doughboys archives. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 25, 2019
Lou Malnati's with Jon Gabrus & Christine Nangle (LIVE)
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This week, Christine Nangle (The President Show, Inside Amy Schumer) and Jon Gabrus (Raised by TV, High & Mighty) join the 'boys to discuss a cornerstone of Chicago-style pizza: Lou Malnati's. Plus, a live edition of The Wiger Challenge. Recorded live at the Logan Square Auditorium in Chicago, IL. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 18, 2019
Portillo's with Jon Gabrus & Christine Nangle (LIVE)
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The 'boys hit Chicago and are joined by Christine Nangle (The President Show, Inside Amy Schumer) and Jon Gabrus (Raised by TV, High & Mighty) to review a midwest chain specializing in hot dogs: Portillo's. Recorded live at the Logan Square Auditorium in Chicago, IL. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 11, 2019
Sizzle Pie with Bill Oakley (LIVE)
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Writer and producer Bill Oakley (Disenchantment, The Simpsons) returns to the show for a review of Portland-native pizza chain Sizzle Pie. Plus, a live edition of The Wiger Challenge. Recorded live at Revolution Hall in Portland, Oregon. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 04, 2019
Munch Madness: Poquito Más vs. Qdoba vs. Taco Bell with Nicole Byer
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For the finals of this year's Munch Madness, Tournament of Chompions: Mouth of the Border edition, we're joined by Nicole Byer (Nailed It!, Why Won't You Date Me?) to determine this year's winner between Poquito Más, Qdoba, and Taco Bell. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 28, 2019
Munch Madness: Qdoba vs. Del Taco with Matt Apodaca
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In the last semi-final match of Munch Madness, we're joined by Matt Apodaca (Candy Dinner, What's With These Homies Talkin' About Weezer) to determine who advances to the chompionship finals between Qdoba and Del Taco. Plus, a special popcorn edition of Snack or Wack. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 21, 2019
Munch Madness: Poquito Más vs. Taco Bell with Mike Hanford
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For the first Semifinal match of Munch Madness, Mike Hanford (Comedy Bang! Bang!, The Sloppy Boys) returns to the show as first-round winner Poquito Más faces off against heavyweight Taco Bell. Plus, a Starbucks edition of Drank or Stank. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 14, 2019
Munch Madness: Chipotle vs. Qdoba with Toni Charline
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The second matchup of the 2019 Munch Madness: Tournament of Chompions is here! Toni Charlene (Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot, Comedy Bang! Bang!) joins us to discuss our recent meals and to determine the winner between Chipotle and Qdoba. Plus, another edition of Snack or Wack.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 07, 2019
Native Foods with Tawny Newsome & Alex Kliner
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The 'boys are joined by The Supergroup's Tawny Newsome & Alex Kliner to review Native Foods, a vegan fast food chain with a focus on sustainability. Plus, a McDonalds edition of Breaking Chews. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 28, 2019
Little Caesars with John Ross Bowie
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The 'boys are joined by actor and comedian John Ross Bowie (Speechless, Big Bang Theory) to discuss New England eats before reviewing this week's chain, Little Caesars. Plus, another edition of Pie In This Guy. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 21, 2019
Smoke's Poutinerie with Alana Johnston (LIVE)
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The 'boys are joined in snowy Saskatoon by Alana "The Knife" Johnston (The Birthday Boys, UCB) to review a chain set on spreading one of Canada's quintessential foods to the world: Smoke's Poutinerie. Plus, a live edition of Snack or Wack. Recorded live at The Broadway Theatre in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 14, 2019
Super Duper Burgers with Eliza Skinner & Jordan Morris (LIVE)
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The 'boys are joined by Eliza Skinner (Cool Playlist, The Late Late Show with James Corden) and Jordan Morris (Bubble, Jordan, Jesse, Go!) in San Fransisco to review a chain touting a bold title for its menu items: Super Duper Burgers. Plus, the first ever edition of The Yusong Challenge. Recorded live in SF at Cobb's Comedy Club as part of SF Sketchfest. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 07, 2019
Cheba Hut with Jon Gabrus (LIVE)
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Jon Gabrus (Raised By TV, High and Mighty) returns to the show to review a chain specializing in toasted subs and "curing munchies", Cheeba Hut. Plus, a local Arizona edition of Snack or Wack. Recorded at Stand Up Live in Phoenix, AZ. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 31, 2019
The Hat with Betsy Sodaro and Mano Agapion (LIVE)
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Betsy Sodaro and Mano Agapion, hosts of the podcast Horny 4 Horror, join the 'boys to review The Hat, a chain specializing in its pastrami-dipped sandwiches. Plus, a live edition of The Wiger Challenge. Recorded live at the Brea Improv. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 24, 2019
Delta Sky Club with John Hodgman
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The 'boys are joined by author and actor John Hodgman (Vacationland, Judge John Hodgman) as they journey to LAX to review Delta Sky Club, an airport lounge reserved for high-paying customers. Plus, an airport-based edition of Snack or Wack. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 17, 2019
Poquito Más with Dan Goor
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For the first review of 2019, the 'boys are joined by writer and producer Dan Goor (Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Parks and Recreation) to review Poquito Más and to discuss the extravagant process of ordering lunch in the Brooklyn Nine-Nine writers' room. Plus, another edition of Chips Inhale: Reschew Rangers. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 10, 2019
Doughboys Double 88 - Soup's Up with Joe Hartzler
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Joe Hartzler (The Earliest Show, Acting Tips with Joe Hartzler) joins the ‘boys and tells the story of a past injury that led him into the world of soup. We then try Joe’s incredible homemade Beef Stroganoff and Red Pepper Vegan Corn Chowder.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 03, 2019
Doughboys Double 42 - A Very Doughboys Christmas
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On Christmas Eve, three spirits visit Nick Wiger to reveal how his behavior has affected those around him... Written by Mike Mitchell. Narrated by Jesse Thorn. Featuring Lauren Lapkus, Paul Rust, Mookie Blaiklock, Evan Susser, Sean Clements, Hayes Davenport, Yusong Liu. Additional material by Wolly and Irma. Originally released December 2017. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 27, 2018
McDonald's with Sarah Silverman
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On a historic Doughboys milestone, the 'boys are joined by Sarah Silverman (Ralph Breaks the Internet, I Love You, America) to review a cornerstone of American chain restaurants: McDonald's. Plus, another segment of Pie In This Guy. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 20, 2018
Papa John's with Lamar Woods
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Actor and comedian Lamar Woods (New Girl, It's a Party) returns to the show to review a pizza chain whose history has been stained by controversy, Papa John's. Plus, a fan-gifted Minions edition of Snack or Wack. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 13, 2018
Rubio's with Mary Holland (LIVE)
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Actor and comedian Mary Holland (Veep, Comedy Bang! Bang!) joins us to review a chain that originated in San Diego, emphasizing its fish tacos: Rubio's. Plus, a Sprite edition of Drank or Stank. Recorded live at the House of Blues in San Diego. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 06, 2018
Dairy Queen 2 with Don’t Stop or We’ll Die
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From the band Don't Stop Or We'll Die, Michael Cassady and Paul Rust join us to review a chain known for its frozen mixed treat: Dairy Queen. Plus, another edition of The Wiger Challenge. Check out their new album Dazzle Me, out now! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 29, 2018
Doughboys Double 66 - Tarot Pizza with Ariana Lenarsky
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Free preview of Doughboys Double! Writer, musician, and professional tarot reader Ariana Lenarsky (McSweeney's, Brand New Podcast) joins to discuss her experiences as a pizza delivery driver, and to read tarot for the notoriously superstitious Mitch. To subscribe to the Doughboys Double go to: patreon.com/doughboys See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 22, 2018
El Torito with Jack Allison
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The 'boys take a deep dive into Mexican cuisine as Jack Allison (Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Struggle Session) returns for a review of El Torito, a restaurant known for its made-to-order guacamole and flame-grilled fajitas. Plus, a Thanksgiving edition of Season Eatings. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 15, 2018
Top Round Roast Beef with Ike Barinholtz
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The hilarious Ike Barinholtz (The Mindy Project, The Oath) joins us to review a chain specializing in old school roast beef sandwiches: Top Round Roast Beef. Plus, a lengthy discussion of vulgar experiences and the debut of an all new segment, Mike and Ike's Sick and Twisted Festival of Candymation. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 08, 2018
Maggiano's Little Italy with Kevin Pollak
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Diving into a chain focused on Italian-American cuisine, the 'boys are joined by Kevin Pollak (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Kevin Pollak’s Chat Show) to discuss their recent experience at Maggiano's Little Italy. Plus, competing impressions, Kevin's stand up stories, and an Oreo-based Snack or Wack. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 01, 2018
Octdoughberblessed: Cracker Barrel with Betsy Sodaro
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For the last review of Octdoughberblessed, Betsy Sodaro (Disjointed, Another Period) joins the 'boys as they discuss their journey from LA to Victorville to visit Cracker Barrel, a chain known for its southern cuisine as well as its on-site general store. Plus, a devilishly hot edition of Hot-or-Not. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 25, 2018
Octdoughberblessed: Loving Hut with Raj Desai
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Octdoughberblessed continues as the 'boys are joined by Raj Desai (Triumph Election Special, I Love You, America) to review Loving Hut, a vegan chain dedicated to bringing peace, love, and harmony. Plus, a holy grail edition of The Wiger Challenge. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 18, 2018
Octdoughberblessed: Canter's Deli with Evan Susser and David Phillips
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On the second week of Octdoughberblessed, the 'boys are joined by Evan Susser (Fist Fight, Sonic the Hedgehog) and David Phillips (Brooklyn Nine-Nine) to talk about their new podcast venture, their respective religious upbringings, and their visit to the longstanding LA Jewish restaurant: Canter's Deli. Plus, another edition of Hot or Not. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 11, 2018
Octdoughberblessed: In-N-Out vs Chick-Fil-A with Scott Aukerman
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For the first week of Octdoughberblessed, the ‘boys are joined by Scott Aukerman (Comedy Bang! Bang!, Threedom) to talk about their religious upbringings and Scott’s history with food service before comparing two of the nation’s most prominent religious chains: In-N-Out and Chick-Fil-A. Plus, another edition of Drank or Stank.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 04, 2018
Benihana with D'Arcy Carden
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Actor and comedian D'Arcy Carden (The Good Place, Barry) to review and discuss her childhood relationship to this week's chain, Benihana. Plus, discussions about favorite autumn eats and snacking habits on sets before getting into a Halloween edition of Cereal. Check out audible.com/doughboys or text Doughboys to 500500 to get started! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 27, 2018
Menchie's with Jackie Johnson
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The 'boys are joined by comedian and fellow podcaster Jackie Johnson (Natch Beaut) to discuss the food scene in Dallas, and to try several face masks as we break down our recent visit to Menchie's. Plus, a sparkling water-focused edition of Drank or Stank. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 20, 2018
Outback Steakhouse 2 with Leann Bowen
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The 'boys are joined by writer and director Leann Bowen (Dear White People, I Love You, America with Sarah Silverman) to talk about her early restaurant jobs, dining in the San Fernando Valley, and more before jumping in to our return visit to Outback Steakhouse. Plus, a Carl's Jr. edition of Breaking Chews. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 13, 2018
Wahoo's Fish Taco with Eliza Skinner
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The hilarious Eliza Skinner (Cool Playlist, The Late Late Show) joins the 'boys to talk about Virginia eats, her experience as a radio DJ, and her latest visit to Wahoo's Fish Taco. Plus, an exchanging of ghost stories and a hops-focused edition of Strange Brewdogs. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 06, 2018
Johnny Rockets with Esther Povitsky
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Actor and comedian Esther Povitsky (Alone Together, Glowing Up) joins the 'boys to discuss Johnny Rockets, a franchise famous for its 1950s diner aesthetic. Esther talks about her experience working at the chain and reveals her "two restaurant" theory before diving in to our recent visit. Plus, a cola edition of Drank or Stank. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 30, 2018
P. F. Chang's with Jessica McKenna and Zach Reino
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The talented and hilarious Jessica McKenna & Zach Reino (Off Book: The Improvised Musical) join the ‘boys for a review of Pan-Asian bistro P.F. Chang’s. Before diving to the review, we talk about musical jingles in fast food commercials, and Zach’s previous employment at the restaurant. Plus, a musical edition of Fake Chews.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 23, 2018
The Evan Susser Summer Ice Cream Invitational Finals with Evan Susser
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Screenwriter and former Tournament of Chompions commissioner Evan Susser (Fist Fight, Sonic the Hedgehog) returns to the show for the exciting conclusion of the Evan Susser Summer Ice Cream Invitational! Who will emerge victorious in the pint division, as Häagen-Dazs, Ben & Jerry's, and Halo Top compete for a chance to go head to head with Baskin Robbins? Plus, the debut of a new segment, Eating Up...State? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 16, 2018
Pink's Hot Dogs with Alana Johnston (LIVE)
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Alana Johnston (The Birthday Boys, UCB) returns to the show to review a historic LA landmark and restaurant, Pink's Hot Dogs. Plus, a special guest joins us for a live Snack or Wack, followed by a live audience feedbag. Recorded live at the Hollywood Improv in Los Angeles. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 09, 2018
Souplantation/Sweet Tomatoes with Kelly Nugent and Lindsay Katai
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The hilarious Kelly Nugent and Lindsay Katai (Public Domain Theater, Teen Creeps) join the 'boys to discuss their recent experience at San Diego Comic Con, and to review a buffet chain specializing in salads & soups: Souplantation or Sweet Tomatoes. Plus, another edition of Chips Inhale: Res-chew Rangers. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 02, 2018
Panera Bread with Bill Oakley
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Writer and producer Bill Oakley (The Simpsons, Portlandia, Disenchantment) joins the 'boys to talk about lunch habits in The Simpsons' writers room, and to review the casual bakery-café chain Panera Bread. Plus, a McCafe edition of Drank or Stank. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 26, 2018
Mel's Drive-In with Jon Gabrus (LIVE)
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Comedian, actor, and writer Jon Gabrus (Raised by TV, High & Mighty) joins the 'boys for a visit to Mel's Drive-In, a longstanding California diner with a history of cinematic appearances. Plus, a live edition of Snack or Wack. Recorded live at Larkin Comedy Club in San Francisco. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 19, 2018
Panda Express 2 with Cristela Alonzo
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Actor and comedian Cristela Alonzo (Cristela, Cars 3, Lower Classy) joins the 'boys to talk about growing up with authentic Mexican cuisine, and to make a return visit to Panda Express. Plus, another edition of The Wiger Challenge. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 12, 2018
IHOb with Bug Mane
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The mysterious and eccentric Bug Mane returns to the podcast to discuss his enigmatic online community and to review IHOb's new burger options. Plus, the debut of an all new segment that tests our guests' condiment knowledge, Sauceton Powers. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 05, 2018
Norms with Jordan Morris
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The first half of the record may have been lost, but the second remains, as writer/comedian Jordan Morris (Bubble, @midnight, Jordan, Jesse, Go!) returns for a review of his favorite sobering up spot: 24/7 Los Angeles diner chain Norms. The ‘boys field another voicemail from a friend of the show. Plus, another edition of Drank or Stank. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 28, 2018
Firehouse Subs with Mary Sohn
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Actor and comedian Mary Sohn (AP Bio, The Boss) joins to discuss Illinois eats and to review up and coming sandwich chain Firehouse Subs. Mary, Mitch, and Wiger endure another edition of Hot or Not. Plus, Wiger places a phone call to a plugged in source in advance of Mitch’s trip to Italy. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 21, 2018
Quizno's with Haley Joel Osment
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Actor Haley Joel Osment (Silicon Valley, Future Man) joins to discuss acting in food commercials, eating on sets, and to review fading toasted submarine sandwich chain Quizno’s. Plus, another edition of Snack or Wack. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 14, 2018
Gus's World Famous Fried Chicken with Ben Gruber
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Writer/comedian Ben Gruber (Monk, Teen Titans Go!, Little Big Awesome) joins to discuss one of his favorite foods, fried chicken, as provided by beloved Memphis original Gus’s. Gus and the ‘boys discuss the deleterious digestive effects of spicy cuisine, and partake in another edition of Snack or Wack. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 07, 2018
Taco Bell 4 with Gillian Jacobs
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Actress Gillian Jacobs (Love, Life of the Party) joins to bully Mitch, to open long neglected listener mail, and to review her first ever visit to Taco Bell, as the 'boys taste test its new Wild Naked Chicken Chalupa. Plus, another edition of beloved segment Chips Inhale: Res-chew Rangers. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 31, 2018
Denny’s Solo Menu with Matt Mira
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Writer/comedian Matt Mira (The Goldbergs, Star Trek: The Next Conversation) joins Mitch and Wiger for a feature length review of Denny’s new promotional menu for Solo: A Star Wars Story. The trio talk Boston and Vegas eats, discuss the pluses and minuses of branded slot machines, and tackle a Wars v. Trek quiz in another edition of Fake Chews. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 24, 2018
TGI Friday’s 2 with The Sklar Brothers
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Randy and Jason Sklar (Sklars and Stripes, Hipster Ghosts) join Mitch and Wiger for trip down memory lane as they review a favorite chain from their youth and college days: sit down chain and Cocktail inspiration TGI Fridays. The quartet discusses sports, dining on the road, and taste test trial Oreo flavors in a new edition of Flavor of the Week. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 17, 2018
Ruth's Chris Steak House with Andrew Secunda
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Writer and actor Andrew Secunda (The Goldbergs, Curb Your Enthusiasm) joins to review a fine dining favorite from his college days: New Orleans’ own Ruth’s Chris Steak House. Andy and Mitch reminisce about the eats of upstate New York, and compete to divine another mystery drink in a new edition of the Wiger Challenge. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 10, 2018
Olive Garden 2 with Joel Kim Booster
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The ‘boys welcome actor and comedian Joel Kim Booster (Conan, The Week Of) to discuss midwest eats, how to get fired from service jobs, and to review the Italian-American chain he worked at as a server for two years: Olive Garden. Some day-old pasta gets taste tested in another edition of The Leftovers. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 03, 2018
Farmer Boys with Nick Rutherford
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Actor and comedian Nick Rutherford (Dream Corp LLC, The Unicorn) joins to review west coast farm to table fast food concept Farmer Boys. Rutherford talks growing up and eating in SoCal, and a lascivious recent Star Wars VR experience. Mitch, Wiger, and engineer Emma taste test day old BK Chicken Fries in another edition of The Leftovers. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 26, 2018
The Dopeboys 4/20 Smokestackular with Jon Gabrus
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Good friend of the show Jon Gabrus (High and Mighty, ActionBoyz) returns to give weed novice Wiger a cannabis crash course while Mitch stays sober. As the munchies take hold, the 'boys taste test every Girl Scout cookie. A very "kind" episode, buddy! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 19, 2018
The Pie Hole with Marcy Jarreau
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Apr 12, 2018
Coco's with Alison Rosen
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The ‘boys welcome author and podcaster Alison Rosen (Alison Rosen Is Your New Best Friend) to review one of her childhood favorites: SoCal based diner and bakery chain Coco’s. A previous guest leaves a lengthy voicemail on the Audio Feedbag. And, the premiere of a new quiz segment: Fake Chews. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 05, 2018
Munch Madness: Finals with Paul Scheer
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Paul Scheer (The Disaster Artist, How Did This Get Made?) returns for the climactic three-chain showdown in the finals of Munch Madness: The Tournament of Chompions: The Slice is Right: Blaze vs. Costco vs. loser's bracket winner Domino's. With Tournament Commissioner Evan Susser out of a commission, an old friend returns as his Deputy. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 29, 2018
Munch Madness: Semifinals Match 2 with Michael Daniel Cassady
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Actor and Doughboys theme composer Michael Daniel Cassady (Drunk History, Love) returns for the second semifinal matchup of Munch Madness 2018: The Tournament of Chompions: The Slice is Right, as Costco battles with Little Caesar's for pizza bragging rights. A new licensed Girl Scout cookie breakfast cereal gets a taste test. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 22, 2018
Munch Madness: Semifinals Match 1 with Carl Tart
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The great Carl Tart (Comedy Bang! Bang!, Culture Kings) joins as guest judge for the first semifinal matchup of Munch Madness 2018: The Tournament of Chompions: The Slice is Right, as round one victors Blaze and Domino's do battle. Two kinds of Frito-Lay chips are taste tested in another edition of Hot or Not. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 15, 2018
Munch Madness: Little Caesars vs. Papa John's with John Gemberling
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Actor and comedian John Gemberling (Broad City, A Futile and Stupid Gesture) returns to help Mitch and Wiger judge the first round of Munch Madness, their annual chain restaurant tournament, as pizzerias Little Caesars and Papa John's go head-to-head. Some avocado oil chips get taste-tested in another edition of Chips Inhale: Res-Chew Rangers. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 08, 2018
Munch Madness: Domino's vs. Pizza Hut with Claudia O'Doherty
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Actress and comedian Claudia O'Doherty (Love, Trainwreck) returns to the pod for the first matchup of the month-long Munch Madness 2018: The Tournament of Chompions: The Slice is Right, as pizza chain juggernauts Domino's and Pizza Hut square off. Plus, a Mountain Dew edition of Drank or Stank. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 01, 2018
Ike’s with Spencer Crittenden (LIVE)
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Mitch and Wiger pay a visit to Bay Area sandwich favorite Ike’s, famed for its overstuffed sammies that are often named after celebs, with their friend Spencer Crittenden (HarmonTown, HarmonQuest) as well as a very special guest. Recorded live at SF SketchFest in San Francisco. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 22, 2018
Sugarfish with Jason Mantzoukas
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Actor and comedian Jason Mantzoukas (The Good Place, How Did This Get Made?) joins the ‘boys to discuss the difficulty of dining with a serious allergy and to review LA based upscale sushi chain Sugarfish. Plus, a flavored Diet Coke edition of Drank or Stank. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 15, 2018
Checkers and Rally’s with Neil Punsalan
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Writer and producer Neil Punsalan (No Script with Marshawn Lynch, @GotEm_Coach) joins to discuss his fast food centric Ohio upbringing and to review dual branded burger and seasoned fries chain Checkers and Rally’s. Plus, after a lengthy hiatus, it’s the return of Pie in this Guy. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 08, 2018
The Halal Guys with Dave Schilling
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The 'boys welcome guest Dave Schilling (Bleacher Report, The Masked Man Podcast) to discuss NYC food cart turned nationwide fast food chain The Halal Guys. Dave brings along a homemade sweet treat for another edition of Snack or Wack. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 01, 2018
Whataburger with Jon Gabrus (LIVE)
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On the final stop of the Doughboys’ Texas tour, Mitch, Wiger, and guest Jon Gabrus (Raised by TV, High & Mighty) pay a visit to iconic local burger chain Whataburger. Recorded live at the Texas Theater in Dallas. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 25, 2018
Carl’s Jr./Hardee’s 3 with Alana Johnston
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Canadian actress/comedian and the self-anointed “Knife” Alana Johnston (The Birthday Boys, UCB) reviews her first dining experience at Mitch and Wiger’s beloved Carl’s Jr./Hardee’s. The trio try out some murderously spicy jerky in another edition of Hot or Not. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 18, 2018
Shipley Do-Nuts with Jon Gabrus (LIVE)
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On the second stop of their Texas tour, Mitch and Wiger are again joined by Jon Gabrus (Comedy Bang! Bang!, Raised by TV) for a raucous discussion of local sweet treat/kolache chain Shipley Do-Nuts. Recorded live at The Secret Group in Houston. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 11, 2018
Doughboys Double - Dream Mitchy
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Free preview of Doughboys Double! In this 2017 episode, Mitch and Wiger go guestless to taste test an authentic Chicago pie from Pizano’s. Wiger debriefs Spoonman on his playthrough as “Mitch” in the dating simulation game Dream Daddy. Join the Golden Plate Club at patreon.com/doughboys See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 04, 2018
Cinnabon with Nicole Byer
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The hilarious Nicole Byer (Loosely Exactly Nicole, Why Won’t You Date Me?) returns to antagonize Mitch, analyze holiday eats, and review mall kiosk sweet treat staple Cinnabon. Nicole, Mitch, and Wiger taste test Doritos Nuts in another Snack or Wack. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 21, 2017
LIVE in Austin: Torchy's Tacos with Jon Gabrus
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Comedian, actor, and writer Jon Gabrus (Real Housewives of Las Vegas, Guy Code, Upright Citizen's Brigade) joins the 'boys to review Torchy's Tacos, an Austin institution serving up creative twists on 'damn good' tacos. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 14, 2017
Fosters Freeze with Holly Prazoff
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Comedian, actor, and proud Canadian Holly Prazoff (Comedy Bang! Bang!, Upright Citizens Brigade) joins the 'boys to review Foster's Freeze, a California native eatery that specializes in burgers and shakes. Plus, an adventurous drinking vinegar edition of Drank or Stank. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 07, 2017
Chick-fil-A with Noël Wells
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Actor, comedian, and director Noel Wëlls (SNL, Mr. Roosevelt) joins the 'boys to share her experience growing up with Texas cuisine and to talk about their recent experience with Chick-fil-A. Plus, a Reese's edition of Snack or Wack.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 30, 2017
Doughboys Double 13 - Summer’s Poppin’ with Betsy Sodaro
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Free preview of Doughboys Double! Actress and comedian Betsy Sodaro joins for a tour of the more outrageous items in the Pop-Tarts family. With summer almost here, the trio engage in the Backyard BBQ draft. To subscribe to the Doughboys Double go to: patreon.com/doughboys See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 23, 2017
Dick's Drive-In with Evan Susser (LIVE)
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From the Doughboys' journey into the Pacific Northwest, screenwriter and former comissioner Evan Susser (Fist Fight, Sonic the Hedgehog) joins the 'boys on stage to review Dick's Drive-In. Plus, a live audience participation edition of The Wiger Challenge. Recorded live at The Vera Project in Seattle.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 16, 2017
Wienerschnitzel with Rob Huebel
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The 'boys welcome actor and comedian Rob Huebel (Transparent, Childrens Hospital) to review the World's Largest Hot Dog Chain: Wienerschnitzel. The discussion includes sliders vs. hotdogs and more before an all new segment of The Leftovers.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 09, 2017
Arby's 2 with John Hodgman
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Writer and comedian John Hodgman (Judge John Hodgman, Vacationland) joins the 'boys for their return trip to Arby's to review some of the latest menu selecions, and to chat about New England food and being young instrumentalists. Plus, a mysterious edition of Snack or Wack.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 02, 2017
The Great Shrimp Off with Sean Clements and Hayes Davenport
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The exciting conclusion of Jockdoughberfest 2017 takes us to Red Lobster for the long-awaited Great Shrimp Off! Recorded live at a Red Lobster in Canoga Park, CA, the 'boys go head to head against Sean Clements & Hayes Davenport, hosts of Hollywood Handbook, as they compete in the pinnicle of athleticism and eating.   See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 26, 2017
Medieval Times with Mary Holland and Matt Newell
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Jockdoughberfest 2017 continues as the 'boys welcome Mary Holland (Veep, Comedy Bang! Bang!) and Matt Newell (Adam Ruins Everything, Upright Citizens Brigade) for a visit to Medieval Times. Mary discusses her previous job at Medieval Times as a photography wench before the gang dives into their review, followed by a candy-related segment of Hot or Not. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 19, 2017
ESPN Zone with Neil Campbell
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Comedian and writer Neil Campbell (Comedy Bang! Bang!, Brooklyn 99) joins the 'boys as Jockdoughberfest 2017 continues with a trip to ESPN Zone. Thoughts on the network itself and antics during live games are discussed before revealing the final verdict. Then, a timely mid-autumn segment of International House of Hot Takes. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 12, 2017
Yard House with Matt Besser
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Jockdoughberfest 2017 kicks off as Matt Besser (Upright Citizens Brigade, improv4humans) returns to review sports bar and restaurant, Yard House. Will this chain get a touchdown, or fumble at the 5 yard line? Plus, stories of childhood sports trauma, and a contentious edition of Snack or Wack. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 05, 2017
Guy's American Kitchen with Christine Nangle (LIVE)
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In the 'boys inaugural show in NYC, they take a bite out of the Big Apple with frequent guest and #NangGang leader Christine Nangle (The President Show, Inside Amy Schumer) to review Guy Fieri's flagship restaurant in Times Square, Guy's American Kitchen. Plus, a special audience participation edition of the Wiger Challenge. (Recorded live from the Now Hear This podcast festival in New York City.) See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 28, 2017
El Pollo Loco with Lamar Woods
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Writer and comedian Lamar Woods (New Girl, Comedy Bang! Bang!) joins the ‘boys for a trip to LA native chain and renowned chicken eatery, El Pollo Loco. Plus, a discussion of Atlanta eats, spicy wings, and 90’s movies before closing out with another segment of Snack or Wack. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 21, 2017
Shakey's Pizza with Kyle Mooney
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The ‘boys welcome Kyle Mooney (Brigsby Bear, SNL) to talk tacos vs. burritos, eating while on SNL, and the virtue of barcades, before getting into their recent trip to Shakey’s Pizza. How will this pizza, salad, and entertainment chain fare? Plus, another segment of Dinner and a Movie, and Mitch receives a mystery package... See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 14, 2017
HomeTown Buffet with Toni Charline
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Actress and comedian Toni Charline (UCB, Funny or Die) joins the ‘boys to discuss childhood buffet stories, the limits of eating other people’s leftovers, and more, before delving into their visit to all you care to eat chain HomeTown Buffet. Plus, an all new segment tasting Nordic treats in Iceland Is Your Land. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 07, 2017
KFC with Paul F. Tompkins
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The ‘boys welcome Paul F. Tompkins (Bajillion Dollar Propertie$, Spontaneanation) to review a cornerstone of fast food eateries: KFC. Together they discuss Pennsylvania eats, Mitch’s Bostonian dialect, and opinions on the colonel himself before deciding if the chain belongs on your bucket list. Plus, a special Mac attack edition of The Leftovers. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 31, 2017
Chipotle 2 with Chelsea Davison
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Writer and comedian Chelsea Davison (@midnight, MADtv) joins the ‘boys for a return visit to Chipotle to try the newest addition to the menu: queso. Plus, conversations about theater, sports, the crossover between the two, and more, all before closing out the episode with another segment of Drank or Stank. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 24, 2017
Doughboys Double 24 - The First Domino with Joe Quasarano
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Mitch and Wiger chat with Joe Quasarano, who, as a 19-year-old college dropout, got a job as the first cook at the first ever Domino’s Pizza. But first, the ‘boys discuss the new Cheetos pop-up restaurant in NYC. Subscribe: patreon.com/doughboys See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 21, 2017
Daphne’s with Jessica Jean Jardine
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The ‘boys welcome comedian and actor Jessica Jean Jardine (Comedy Bang! Bang!, Kar Dishin' It) as they discuss hummus, wedding caterers, and their recent experience at Greek restaurant chain Daphne’s. Plus, the heat is turned up for another segment of Hot or Not. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 17, 2017
Roscoe's House of Chicken and Waffles with Carl Tart
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Comedian and improviser Carl Tart (Comedy Bang! Bang!, Party Over Here) sits down with the ‘boys to discuss a chain famous for its chicken and waffles: Roscoe’s. How will this Long Beach native restaurant fare? Plus, a new mystery drink in an edition of The Wiger Challenge. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 10, 2017
IHOP 2 with Danny Jelinek
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The ‘boys welcome director Danny Jelinek (Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, Comedy Bang! Bang!) to the studio for a lunch & dinner focused revisit of breakfast chain IHOP. A new varietal of Keebler fudge stripes are under review in Snack or Wack. Don’t miss an episode! Subscribe @ hyperurl.co/doughboys Like what you hear? Check out Drinky Fun Time @ smarturl.it/drinkyfuntime Oh! Check out our survey @ smarturl.it/feralsurvey See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 03, 2017
Dunkin’ Donuts with Joe Mande
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Comedian Joe Mande (Parks and Rec, The Good Place) joins to discuss a culinary journey from Minneapolis to Boston to NYC to LA, and to review beloved New England coffee and pastry shop Dunkin’ Donuts. Joe and the ‘boys review a local Kentucky soda pop in another edition of Drank or Stank. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 27, 2017
Golden Corral with Stoney Sharp
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An old friend of Mitch and Wiger’s, director Stoney Sharp (Comedy Bang! Bang!, Hood Adjacent) is in studio as the trio visit the nation’s largest buffet chain, Golden Corral. Stoney tells stories about growing up and eating in Florida, including his knowledge of the fabled skunk ape, and things get a little spicy in the new segment Hot or Not. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 20, 2017
Umami Burger 2 with David Neher
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The ‘boys return to previously loathed chain Umami Burger with vegetarian and actor David Neher (Community, The Gorburger Show) to test drive their new Impossible Burger, a veggie patty that allegedly has the same taste and texture as beef. David talks about eating in his home state of Oklahoma, and the trio tries another edition of Snack or Wack. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 13, 2017
Shake Shack with Jason Concepcion
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Writer and podcaster Jason Concepcion (The Ringer, Binge Mode) joins to discuss a culinary move from NYC to LA, touch on Game of Thrones and NBA free agency, and review upscale fast food upstart Shake Shack. Jason and the ‘boys taste test Kobe Bryant’s sports drink Bodyarmor. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 06, 2017
Doughboys Double 14 - Unsatisfied Yelpers with Erin Whitehead
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Free preview of Doughboys Double! Erin Whitehead of Wild Horses returns to the podcast as we present a biggie size edition of our much requested Doughboys 1.0 segment An Unsatisfied Yelper. But first, Mitch challenges Erin and Wiger to a Dr Pepper guessing game. To subscribe to the Doughboys Double go to: patreon.com/doughboys See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 03, 2017
Claim Jumper with Heather Anne Campbell
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The ‘boys welcome back Heather Anne Campbell (Whose Line is it Anyway?, The Eric Andre Show) to review gigantic portioned Gold Rush themed sit down chain Claim Jumper. Heather shares her thoughts on the upcoming new entry in the Mario franchise and discloses her Last Meal. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 29, 2017
Burger King 2 with Jordan Morris (LIVE)
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Mitch and Wiger revisit the Pepsi of fast food burger joints, Burger King, with returning guest Jordan Morris (@midnight, Jordan, Jesse, Go!). Mitch, Jordan, and an audience volunteer compete in another edition of the Wiger Challenge. Recorded live at MaxFunCon in Lake Arrowhead, CA. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 22, 2017
Sizzler with Marisa Pinson
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Writer and comedian Marisa Pinson (Angie Tribeca, Don’t Trust the B-) joins the ‘boys to review Sizzler, the favorite chain restaurant of her SoCal childhood, and to discuss the recent addition of seafood to her vegetarian diet. Marisa, Mitch, and Wiger evaluate the new hip-hop themed potato chips Rap Snacks in another edition of Chips Inhale: Res-chew Rangers. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 15, 2017
Jersey Mike’s with Drew Tarver
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The ‘boys welcome actor and comedian Drew Tarver (Bajillion Dollar Propertie$) to discuss his new gig portraying Carl Hardee Jr. in commercials, and to review Jersey Mike’s Subs, his sandwich chain of choice. Drew brings some sweet treats from his dad’s candy shop, to weigh them against some confections from Mitch’s mom’s favorite Quincy chocolatier. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 08, 2017
The Coffee Bean with Hannah Kasulka
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Actress Hannah Kasulka (The Exorcist, Comedy Bang! Bang!) is in studio to discuss her former employer and current coffee shop of choice: The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, the SoCal based java chain that’s the worldwide runner up to Starbucks. Hannah, Mitch, and Wiger taste test a new Hershey’s treat in another edition of Snack or Wack. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 01, 2017
IKEA with Dave Thomason
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Comedian and @midnight writer Dave Thomason joins the Doughboys and breaks his vegan diet to sample the food of Swedish furniture megastore IKEA. Do Dave, Mitch, and Wiger respond favorably to its ultra budget friendly Nordic delights? Plus, the most competitive Pie in this Guy yet, and a truly harrowing email from the Feedbag. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 25, 2017
Sharky’s with Erin McGathy
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Fan favorite Erin McGathy (This Feels Terrible, Human Conversation), in town from Ireland, returns to antagonize the ‘boys and drop a bombshell on Mitch. Amid working through conflicting emotions in real time and discussing what is and isn't problematic in 2017, the crew review west coast Mexican chain Sharky’s and test drive the new segment Chips Inhale: Res-Chew Rangers. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 18, 2017
Carl’s Jr./Hardee’s 2 with Chris VanArtsdalen
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Director, Birthday Boys member, and designer of the Doughboys logos Chris VanArtsdalen joins for a second discussion of fast food burger chain Carl’s Jr./Hardee’s, who recently revamped their famously lowbrow marketing campaign. Mitch, Wiger, and Chris dish about their shared histories and spiritual beliefs, and Chris takes a straightforward approach in another edition of Last Meal. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 11, 2017
Mr. Pizza with Jesse Thorn
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Guest Jesse Thorn (NPR’s Bullseye; Jordan, Jesse, Go!) joins Mitch and Wiger to dine at one of the two North American outlets of Mr. Pizza, the South Korean pizzeria with 400 restaurants in its home country. The trio judge the unique potato stuffed crust and bizarre toppings, Mitch calls out Wiger on bagels, and another edition of Drank or Stank has artisan Mountain Dew on the agenda. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 04, 2017
Wetzel’s Pretzels with Jon Daly
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The ‘boys resume their regular format with a review of shopping mall staple Wetzel’s Pretzels with the help of special guest Jon Daly (Kroll Show, I’m Dying Up Here). Mitch and Wiger discuss the merits of pretzels and various quick bites in general, and a skeptical Jon brings some real talk about chain fare. Plus, a surprise double dose of Snack or Whack. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 27, 2017
Free Preview: Doughboys Double - *batteries not included with Amy Nicholson
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A free preview of Doughboys Double, our premium bonus episodes. Film writer Amy Nicholson (MTV News, The Canon) lends her critical perspective to *batteries not included, the 1987 sci fi film where mysterious alien robots help resuscitate a crumbling diner. To get the Doughboys Double each week, subscribe at patreon.com/doughboys See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 24, 2017
Nugget Power Hour with Nicole Byer & Jon Gabrus
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As Doughboys inexplicably reaches its hundredth episode, two of Mitch and Wiger’s favorite guests, Nicole Byer and Jon Gabrus, return to compete in a gut-wrenching challenge: The Nugget Power Hour. Each of the four attempt to eat 60 McDonald’s Chicken McNuggets in 60 minutes. Plus, some special messages from ghosts of Doughboys past. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 20, 2017
Jimmy John's with Lauren Lapkus
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Lauren Lapkus (Crashing, With Special Guest) returns for a discussion of midwest quick-service sandwich staple Jimmy John’s. The ‘boys and Lapkus debate the ethics of frequenting a chain whose founder is a big game hunter, and delve into London eats and mayo’s worthiness as a condiment. Plus, an Easter edition of Season’s Eatings. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 13, 2017
Jamba Juice with Dylan Gelula
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With the Tournament of Chompions in the rearview mirror, Doughboys resume normal operations, as actress Dylan Gelula (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Casual) joins to discuss vegan eating and pseudo health food chain Jamba Juice. Mitch and Wiger debate who’s lower-T, and Nerds Rope is under debate in a new Snack or Wack. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 06, 2017
Tournament of Chompions: FINALS with Paul Rust
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The finale of Munch Madness 2017: Chicken Fight has guest Paul Rust (Netflix’s Love) returning to help crown a Chompion. Will Popeyes continue to dominate the competition? Can Wingstop keep alive its Cinderella streak? Does the winner of Fat Chance Kitchen stand a chance in the main competition? One thing’s for sure: Commissioner Susser will throw some curve balls that make Mitch and Wiger mad. It all comes down to this! Make YOUR chompion predictions @ www.feralaudio.com/chompions2017 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 30, 2017
Tournament of Chompions: Wendy’s v. Wingstop with Matt Selman
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The second matchup of the Munch Madness 2017 semifinals finds returning guest Matt Selman (The Simpsons) discussing his history as Mitch’s boss, and his role in helping to create fictional chain restaurant Cletus’ Chicken Shack. Can tournament favorite Wendy’s, minus its signature Spicy Chicken Sandwich due to a ban from Commissioner Susser, prevail over surprise first round winner Wingstop? Plus, a closely contested rematch of The Wiger Challenge. Make YOUR chompion predictions @ www.feralaudio.com/chompions2017 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 23, 2017
Tournament of Chompions: McDonald’s v. Popeyes with Armen Weitzman
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Munch Madness 2017 progresses into the semifinals, as the Doughboys welcome back dear friend Armen Weitzman (Love, Another Period), who issues a clarifying statement regarding rumors of his alternate identity. Armen gets real with the ‘boys, and the trio attempt to divine the best chain chicken in a matchup between McDonald’s McNuggets and Popeyes. Plus, a tour of London snacks via Mitch’s recent European adventure, in a new segment, Snackarchy in the UK. Make YOUR chompion predictions @ www.feralaudio.com/chompions2017 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 16, 2017
Tournament of Chompions: Buffalo Wild Wings v. Wingstop with Nicole Byer
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The ‘boys welcome back Nicole Byer (Girl Code, Loosely Exactly Nicole) for a wide-ranging discussion, as the first round of Munch Madness, the month long journey to determine the best chain restaurant chicken, concludes. In the Wings Region, sports bar juggernaut Buffalo Wild Wings takes on grab and go outlet Wingstop. Make YOUR chompion predictions @ www.feralaudio.com/chompions2017 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 13, 2017
Tournament of Chompions: Full Bird Region with Eugene Cordero
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Eugene Cordero (Kong: Skull Island, The Dumbbells podcast) returns to help officiate the third match of the first round of Tournament of Chompions: Chicken Fight, as the ‘boys reveal the competitors in the Full Bird Region. Plus, it’s a shake down, as the trio tastes the limited edition King Kong sweet treats from Johnny Rockets. Make YOUR chompion predictions @ www.feralaudio.com/chompions2017 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 09, 2017
Tournament of Chompions: Chick-fil-A v. Wendy’s with Ryan Perez
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The Tournament of Chompions: Chicken Fight continues, with Ryan Perez (Moonbeam City, SNL) helping Mitch and Wiger in their month long Munch Madness to determine the best chain restaurant chicken in the game. Chick-fil-A takes on Wendy’s in the second matchup of the first round: Sandwich Region. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 06, 2017
Tournament of Chompions: McDonald’s v. Panda Express with Fran Gillespie
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Munch Madness: The Tournament of Chompions: Chicken Fight begins, as Fran Gillespie (SNL, Funny or Die) returns to judge the first matchup in the month long quest to divine the best chain restaurant chicken. McNugget purveyor McDonald’s takes on Asian inspired eatery Panda Express’ Orange Chicken in the Small Pieces Region. Make YOUR chompion predictions @ www.feralaudio.com/chompions2017 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 02, 2017
In-N-Out Burger 2 with ???
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Mitch completes his six week run of booking guests by surprising Wiger with the final member of the Spoonister Six. In-N-Out Burger is again on the menu as the ‘boys decide whether it will remain in the hallowed halls of the Platinum Plate Club. Plus, an all-dressed Snack or Wack. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 23, 2017
Mac To-Fight with Evan Susser & Van Robichaux
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The writers of the new film Fist Fight, Evan Susser and Van Robichaux, join to discuss two topical McDonald’s stories: the Big Mac’s new offshoots the Grand Mac and the Mac Jr., and The Founder, the biopic about trailblazing but controversial McDonald’s CEO Ray Kroc. Plus, the theme of the 2017 Tournament of Chompions is revealed. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 16, 2017
BJ’s with Sean Clements & Hayes Davenport
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Hollywood Handbook hosts Sean Clements and Hayes Davenport return to discuss BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse, the Chicago style pizzeria and brewpub that traces its origins to Orange County, California. Will Israeli mini burger chain Burgerim also be discussed? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 09, 2017
Taco Bell 3 with Bobby Lee
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The ‘boys are back at Taco Bell… again. Bobby Lee (MadTV, TigerBelly podcast), who appears with Mitch on Netflix’s Love, joins for the most derailed, off-format episode yet. Bobby tells Wiger and Mitch to abandon the premise of their show, and advises Mitch on his love life. Plus, a listener submitted Wiger Challenge. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 02, 2017
Taco Bell 2 with Jon Gabrus (LIVE)
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For the Doughboys' foray into the Bay Area, actor and comedian Jon Gabrus (High and Mighty podcast, Guy Code) joins to discuss his favorite restaurant, Taco Bell, and to contemplate mortality. Mitch gets a hometown surprise. Recorded live at the Eureka Theatre at SF Sketchfest. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 26, 2017
Tony Roma's with Bug Mane
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The elusive and eccentric Bug Mane (???) stops by the podcast to review his home state of Florida favorite, Tony Roma's, aka "a place for ribs". Naturally, Star Wars is also under discussion. Mitch, Wiger, and Bug review KFC's Nashville Hot Chicken in another edition of The Leftovers. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 19, 2017
Buca di Beppo with Drew McWeeny
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Film writer Drew McWeeny from 80s All Over and formerly of HitFix and Ain’t It Cool News joins the ‘boys for a family style taste of Italian chain Buca di Beppo. The ‘boys discuss movie snacks and food films. Plus, a special listener submission edition of The Wiger Challenge. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 12, 2017
Tender Greens with Ryan Stanger
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The Doughboys go green for the first episode of 2017, as Ryan Stanger (Comedy Bang! Bang!, The Dumbbells podcast) joins for a visit to California farm to table eatery Tender Greens. The crew samples an array of Irish tweets courtesy of friend of the show Erin McGathy. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 05, 2017
Rogueboys: Rogue One with Drew McWeeny
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Drew McWeeny from '80s All Over, HitFix, and Ain't it Cool News joins Mitch & Wiger to discuss Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 22, 2016
Steak 'n Shake 3 with Evan Susser
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Friend of the podcast Evan Susser (Wedding Crashers 2, Sonic the Hedgehog) returns for the 'boys third visit to a third different iteration of Steak 'n Shake, the midwest chain splintered into multiple parallel concepts by owner Sardar Biglari. A discussion about the direction of the podcast turns contentious. Plus, a Rogue One edition of Dinner and a Movie. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 15, 2016
Jack in the Box with Spencer Crittenden
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West coast burger, taco, and miscellaneous eats chain Jack in the Box gets the fork treatment with the help of guest Spencer Crittenden (HarmonQuest, Harmontown). A discussion of facial hair's effect on eating and the metabolic processes of Gremlins. And, the 'boys ring in the holidays with an A Nightmare Before Christmas inspired Season's Eatings. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 08, 2016
Hooters with Kulap Vilaysack
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Host of Who Charted? and creator of Seeso's Bajillion Dollar Properties Kulap Vilaysack joins to review Hooters, the original "breastaurant" that prides itself on wings. Kulap discusses growing up in the restaurant industry and working at PF Chang's as an adult. Plus, a deeply unpleasant taste test awaits in a new iteration of The Leftovers. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 01, 2016
Church's Chicken with Demi Adejuyigbe
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Mitch and Wiger welcome Demi Adejuyigbe (The Good Place, Gilmore Guys) to review his Texas childhood favorite, Church's Chicken, to weigh coffee versus tea, and to participate in the Doughboys Thanksgiving draft. Plus, Mitch flips the script on Wiger with the first ever Mitch Challenge. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 17, 2016
Wood Ranch with Esther Povitsky
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Actress and comedian Esther Povitsky (Brooklyn 99, Workaholics), along with her 3-month-old puppy Donut, joins to discuss her love of chains, her outsize appetite, and SoCal upscale barbecue chain Wood Ranch. And, Organic Gatorade is in the crosshairs in a new Drank or Stank. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 10, 2016
Cold Stone Creamery with Kevin T. Porter
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Gilmore Guys co-host Kevin T. Porter joins the 'boys to review his favorite ice cream parlor from high school, Cold Stone Creamery, and to ambush Wiger with a surprise blast from the past. Plus, a sweet treat Snack or Wack featuring Reese's Peanut Butter Pieces Cups. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 03, 2016
Rocklobsterfest: Red Lobster 4 with Sean Clements & Hayes Davenport
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For the finale of Mitch and Wiger's monthlong tour of Red Lobster, they team up with another podcasting duo: Sean Clements and Hayes Davenport, the hosts of Hollywood Handbook. The four discuss the business side of podcasting, Sean's snack related marriage proposal, and Red Lobster's worth versus New England seafood. Plus, a Tom Cruise edition of Dinner and a Movie. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 27, 2016
Rocklobsterfest: Red Lobster 3 with Nicole Byer
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As Rocklobsterfest enters week 3, the hilarious Nicole Byer (Girl Code, Loosely Exactly Nicole) returns to the podcast to discuss her lengthy history with Red Lobster, from post church brunches to solo birthday vacation meals. Nicole braves a dystopian post MTV future and describes her hyper specific Last Meal. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 20, 2016
Rocklobsterfest: Red Lobster 2 with Ross Kimball
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For their second voyage to Red Lobster, Mitch and Wiger welcome actor and comedian Ross Kimball (Masterminds, Mascots) to discuss shellfish, Chi-town eats, and summering in Maine. Mitch tries to break his long-running losing streak in the return of fan favorite segment Pie in this Guy See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 13, 2016
Rocklobsterfest: Red Lobster 1 with Jessica McKenna
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Munch Madness veteran Jessica McKenna (Party Over Here, Serious Music) joins Mitch and Wiger in studio for the first edition of Rocklobsterfest, the monthlong review of Red Lobster. Jess discusses her lifetime of Red Lobster fandom and the Halloween season. Canada -exclusive snacks are in the spotlight in a Canadian Thanksgiving edition of Season's Eatings. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 06, 2016
Dairy Queen with Christine Nangle and Matt Selman Live At L.A Podfest 2016
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Writer and comedian Christine Nangle (Inside Amy Schumer, Kroll Show) returns to discuss American soft serve icon Dairy Queen and blindside Mitch and Wiger with some big surprises. The Simpsons executive producer Matt Selman joins for a stackable Snack or Wack. Recorded live at the Los Angeles Podcast Festival. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 29, 2016
Baskin-Robbins with Dave King
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Writer and actor Dave King (Parks and Recreation, Netflix's Love, The Great Debates podcast) joins to discuss sugar addiction via the frozen dairy delights of Baskin-Robbins's 31 flavors, including an in-studio taste test of Polar Pizza. Mitch and Dave compete in an intense edition of The Wiger Challenge. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 22, 2016
Dave & Buster's with Allan McLeod
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Actor and comedian Allan McLeod (You're the Worst, Drunk History), aka "Molasses Boy", talks with Mitch and Wiger about video arcade/eatery Dave & Buster's, discusses growing up in Alabama, and brings a portion sized surprise. Plus, the debut of Dinner and a Movie. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 15, 2016
Yogurtland with Van Robichaux
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Screenwriter Van Robichaux (Fist Fight, Sonic the Hedgehog) stops by to discuss the Popeyes of his native Louisiana and review frogurt chain Yorgurtland. The resurrected Ecto Cooler is up in Drank or Stank. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 08, 2016
Red Robin with D'Arcy Carden
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Actress and comedian D'Arcy Carden (Broad City, The Good Place) is in studio to review her childhood post church favorite, burger and brew spot Red Robin. The trio test out Bacon Jam in Snack or Wack. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 01, 2016
The Cheesecake Factory with Beck Bennett
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Saturday Night Live's Beck Bennett joins Mitch and Wiger on his maiden voyage to famed chain The Cheesecake Factory, and files his review of its expansive menu. The 'boys go clear on a new Drank or Stank. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 25, 2016
Minisode: After Dough with Joe Episode 3
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Joe Saunders debriefs the Doughboys Mitch and Wiger, in an episode recapping the final episode of the Doughlympics debacle, and discussing the future of the podcast. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 22, 2016
Doughlympics: Dunkin' Donuts v. McDonald's v. Starbucks with Sean O'Connor
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A coffee battle boils over in a melee between the three biggest java chains with this week's guest, comedian and Late Late Show writer Sean O'Connor. Chairman Evan Susser opens the show with a bombshell, prompting intern Yusong Liu into action. Plus: the debut of the International House of Hot Takes. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 18, 2016
Minisode: After Dough with Joe Episode 2
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Joe Saunders sits down with Doughboys host Nick Wiger, in this post-match interview recorded after the dramatic Mexican food round of the Doughlympics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 16, 2016
Doughlympics: Chipotle v. Del Taco v. Taco Bell with Courtney Davis
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Writer/director Courtney Davis (Jimmy Kimmel Live, Funny or Die) joins the 'boys for a defense of Tex-Mex cuisine and to help judge the three biggest Mexican chains in America, as the 2016 Doughlympic Susser Games continue. Friend of the podcast Evan Susser makes the crew endure a frozen food challenge. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 11, 2016
Minisode: After Dough with Joe Episode 1
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Joe Saunders interviews the Spoonman Mike Mitchell about what transpired in the pizza round of the Doughlympic Susser Games. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 08, 2016
Doughlympics: Domino's v. Papa John's v. Pizza Hut with Michael Blaiklock
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Actor and comedian Michael "Mookie" Blaiklock (Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp, Comedy Bang! Bang!) is in studio for a discussion of Massachusetts Dunkin' loyalty and to judge the pizza portion of the 2016 Doughlympic Susser Games. Plus: An exclusive bonus discussion of movie theater grub with film critic Lights Camera Jackson. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 04, 2016
Minisode: The 2016 Doughlympic Opening Ceremonies hosted by Joe Saunders
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Mitch, Wiger, and friend of the podcast/International Doughlympic Committee Chairman Evan Susser are joined by host Joe Saunders to preview the 2016 Doughlympic Susser Games, and to officially kick off the competition. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 03, 2016
7-Eleven with Fran Gillespie (LIVE)
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Fran Gillespie (SNL, Funny or Die) returns to discuss her most frequent dining spot: convenience store chain goliath 7-Eleven. Plus, friend of the podcast Evan Susser stops by for an audience participation Snack or Wack. Recorded live at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre Sunset in Los Angeles. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 28, 2016
Fatburger with Yamara Taylor
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Comedy writer and LA native Yamara Taylor (Black-ish, The Boondocks, Party Over Here) hops in studio with the 'boys to review a childhood favorite: overloaded burger chain Fatburger. Plus, a special Twinkie edition of Snack or Wack. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 21, 2016
Bob's Big Boy with Dave Ferguson
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Birthday Boy and Comedy Bang! Bang! vet Dave Ferguson hops in studio to discuss an American classic, Bob's Big Boy, and to participate in an impromptu Diner Draft. Ferg offers his preferences for his Last Meal. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 14, 2016
Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. with Paul Scheer
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The 'boys are joined by Paul Scheer (The League, How Did This Get Made?) to discuss his experiences with the oddly successful Forrest Gump themed eatery Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. And, it's a throwback to childhood in a new Drank or Stank. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 07, 2016
Islands with Nick Mundy
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Conan and Screenjunkies vet Nick Mundy hops in studio to talk sports, Texas grub, and west coast burger joint and tiki bar combo Islands Fine Burgers & Drinks. Mundy, Mitch, and Wiger make a culinary visit to the World of Warcraft in a new Snack or Wack. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 30, 2016
Pinkberry with Lauren Lapkus
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The one and only Lauren Lapkus (Jurassic World, Comedy Bang! Bang!) spends some time with the 'boys to talk being a picky eater and to review frozen yogurt hotspot Pinkberry. Plus, Mitch attempts to improve on his winless record in another edition of Pie in this Guy. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 23, 2016
Hokkaido Ramen Santouka with Jeff Kenji Sloniker
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The 'boys welcome actor and comedian Jeff Kenji Sloniker (Key & Peele, Silicon Valley) to discuss his childhood summers in Japan and to review international chain Hokkaido Ramen Santouka. Plus, the debut of a saucy new segment, The Slice is Right. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 16, 2016
Jollibee with Jonah Ray
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It's the long awaited appearance of actor and comedian Jonah Ray (Hidden America, the Nerdist podcast), who discusses foods of his home state of Hawaii and reviews Filipino fast food sensation Jollibee. Star Wars: The Force Awakens is again in our sights with the return of segment Cereal. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 09, 2016
Baja Fresh with Claudia O'Doherty
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Actor and comedian Claudia O'Doherty (Inside Amy Schumer, Love) drops by to share her knowledge of Aussie eats and review her first visit to Mexican chain Baja Fresh. The 'boys and Claudia embark on a vodka version of Drank or Stank. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun 02, 2016
Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen with Lesley Arfin
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Mitch and Wiger welcome writer/producer Lesley Arfin (HBO's Girls, Netflix's Love), who helps analyze cajun fried chicken chain Popeyes and tells us the virtues of eating cookies for breakfast. Mitch and Lesley compete in another edition of the Wiger Challenge. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 26, 2016
Yoshinoya with Jensen Karp
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Writer, gallery owner, and Get Up On This host Jensen Karp joins the 'boys to talk about his relationship with Japanese fast food chain Yoshinoya, and discuss his new memoir Kanye West Owes Me $300. Plus, a listener submitted Snack or Wack from across the Pacific. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 19, 2016
Morton's The Steakhouse with Tim Kalpakis
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Writer/comedian Tim Kalpakis (The Birthday Boys, Comedy Bang! Bang!) guests in studio to break down classic American steakhouse chain Morton's, as well as discuss Greek food favorites and attending college with Mitch. Plus, Tim describes his Last Meal. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 12, 2016
The Olive Garden with Christine Nangle
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Writer and actor Christine Nangle (Inside Amy Schumer, Kroll Show) joins the 'Boys to evaluate the biggest Italian chain restaurant in America: The Olive Garden. Mitch and Nangle face off in the return of beloved segment Pie in this Guy. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 05, 2016
Hillstone with David Phillips
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Houston's, Gulfstream, Bandera, R+D, it goes by many names, but in the end, it's Hillstone. Writer David Phillips (Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Rick and Morty) joins to share his passion for this fine dining chain. Plus, a Cheez-It edition of Flavor of the Week. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 28, 2016
Sweetgreen with Siobhan Thompson
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College Humor's Siobhan Thompson joins the podcast to help Mitch & Wiger review an up and coming health conscious chain: the Chipotle of salads, Sweetgreen. Plus, a special gluten free edition of Snack or Wack. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 21, 2016
Chuck E. Cheese's with Erin McGathy
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The 'boys evaluate kid friendly pizza parlor and video arcade Chuck E. Cheese's, a childhood favorite of guest Erin McGathy (This Feels Terrible). And, iced tea is in the spotlight in another Drank or Stank. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 14, 2016
Veggie Grill with Nathan Barnatt
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The 'boys review up and coming vegan fast food outlet Veggie Grill with the help of actor, comedian, and the man behind Keith Apicary, Nathan Barnatt. Mitch and Nathan compete in Wiger's piping hot new segment, Pie in this Guy. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 07, 2016
Tournament of Chompions: FINALS - In-N-Out Burger v. Shake Shack
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The climactic conclusion of the first ever #MunchMadness has east meet west, as New York's Shake Shack battles sunny California's In-N-Out Burger. Friend of the podcast and tournament commissioner Evan Susser helps Mitch and Wiger crown the winner -- and also presents a brand new segment. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 31, 2016
Tournament of Chompions: Minisode Winner v. Wendy's
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In the penultimate episode of #MunchMadness 2016, the hilarious Nicole Byer (Party Over Here, Girl Code) joins Spoonman and Wiger to judge the winner of the previous minisode against 2-seed Wendy's. And, the first edition of a sweet new segment: Cereal. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 24, 2016
Tournament of Chompions: Minisode - Five Guys v. Shake Shack
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In a commissioner mandated minisode, first round winner Five Guys battles Shake Shack, the 'boys having visited their newly opened West Hollywood outlet. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 23, 2016
Tournament of Chompions: Carl's Jr./Hardee's v. In-N-Out Burger
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Actor and comedian John Gemberling (Broad City) joins the 'boys for the first semifinal match of #MunchMadness 2016: The Tournament of Chompions, as 4-seed Carl's Jr./Hardee's has advanced to take on 1-seed In-N-Out Burger. Plus, Food Court is once again in session. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 17, 2016
Tournament of Chompions: Steak ‘n Shake v. 6-seed
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In the second proper match of #MunchMadness 2016: The Tournament of Chompions, actor and composer Michael Daniel Cassady (Drunk History, the Doughboys theme song) joins to judge this week’s Burger Brawl. Michael, Mitch, and Wiger weigh Platinum Plate Club member Steak ‘n Shake against the hungry winner of the Eat-in Minisode. Plus, the return of beloved segment The Leftovers. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 11, 2016
Tournament of Chompions: Eat-in Minisode - ??? v. ???
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In a surprise #MunchMadness 2016 matchup, Mitch and Wiger roll without a guest as two mystery box chains vie for the 6-seed in the Burger Brawl. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 09, 2016
Tournament of Chompions: Carl's Jr./Hardee's v. Fuddruckers
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In the opening match of #MunchMadness 2016: The Tournament of Chompions: Burger Brawl, the 'boys welcome actress and comedian Jessica McKenna from Fox's Party Over Here. Together they settle which Golden Plate Club member offers the better burger: Carl's Jr./Hardee's or Fuddruckers. Plus, a boozy soda edition of Drank or Stank. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 03, 2016
Wendy's with Paul Rust
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Mitch and Wiger are joined in studio by Paul Rust, the star and co-creator of Netflix's Love, to discuss the burger business that Dave Thomas built: Wendy's. And, the guys partake in yet another edition of Snack or Wack. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 25, 2016
Mimi's Cafe with Georgia Hardstark
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Georgia Hardstark of Alie & Georgia and the My Favorite Murder podcast joins the 'boys to review her childhood favorite: west coast French bistro chain Mimi's Cafe. Plus, Mitch brings an array of food and drink from his Colombian vacation for a special regional Snack or Wack. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 18, 2016
Panda Express with Tricia McAlpin
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The biggest American Chinese fast food chain gets the fork treatment, as writer Tricia McAlpin (Brooklyn 99) joins Mitch & Wiger in studio. And, a special Valentine's Day edition of Season's Eatings. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 12, 2016
Togo's with Matty Smith
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The 'boys are joined by Funny or Die and Upright Citizens Brigade veteran Matty Smith, to discuss a franchise that left a mark on him in a big way: west coast sandwich chain Togo's. Plus, a big game edition of Flavor of the Week. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 04, 2016
Krispy Kreme with Matt Besser
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Mitch and Wiger welcome Matt Besser (Upright Citizens Brigade, improv4humans) to discuss donut chain and southern institution Krispy Kreme. Plus, Besser takes on Mitch's 4-1 record in the Wiger Challenge. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 28, 2016
California Pizza Kitchen with Eva Anderson
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The Doughboys' first ever guest Eva Anderson (You're the Worst, Comedy Bang! Bang!) returns to talk CPK, the west coast pizzeria chain where she used to work. Plus, Eva, Mitch, and Wiger indulge in a sweet tooth edition of Snack or Wack. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 21, 2016
Five Guys with Jefferson Dutton
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Mitch and Wiger sit down with director and Birthday Boy Jefferson Dutton to discuss fast growing Virginia based burger chain Five Guys. And, Dutton tells a tale of post-apocalyptic survival in another edition of Last Meal. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 14, 2016
Pizza Hut with Neil Campbell
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On the extra large first episode of 2016, the Doughboys welcome their good friend and writer/comedian Neil Campbell (Comedy Bang! Bang!, The Simpsons) to review the pizzeria chain that once employed him: Pizza Hut. Plus, a new edition of Snack or Wack. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 07, 2016
Steak 'n Shake 2 with Evan Susser
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Friend of the podcast Evan Susser returns for a follow-up to our controversial Steak 'n Shake episode. The 'boys and Suss travel to a full service Steak 'n Shake in Victorville, California, to get the complete experience. Plus, a new holiday segment called Season's Eatings. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 17, 2015
Arby's with Vanessa Ramos
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The Doughboys sit down with TV writer and self-proclaimed Kate Middleton of Arby's Vanessa Ramos (Superstore, @midnight) to discuss the house that roast beef built. Plus, Food Court is once again in session. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 10, 2015
Wingstop with Emmy Blotnick
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The 'boys review one of the biggest players in the Buffalo wings game with stand-up comedian, writer, and wings super fan Emmy Blotnick (@midnight, Not Safe with Nikki Glaser). Plus, another edition of Drank or Stank. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 04, 2015
Del Taco with Alan Yang
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A frequent topic of conversation on the podcast, west of the Mississippi Mexican fast food chain Del Taco gets its own episode, with foodie and TV writer Alan Yang (Master of None, Parks and Recreation). Plus, Alan reveals his Last Meal. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 19, 2015
Fuddruckers with Ryan Perez
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The 'boys analyze Fuddruckers -- the self-proclaimed home of the World's Greatest Hamburgers -- with guest Ryan Perez of Funny or Die and Moonbeam City. Mitch and Ryan face each other down in an all new Wiger Challenge. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 12, 2015
Burger King with John Roy
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The Doughboys train their sights on the world's second largest burger chain, as comedian John Roy (Conan, Don't Ever Change podcast) joins to review BK. Plus, another edition of Snack or Wack. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 05, 2015
Rockdoughberfest: Rock & Brews with Zoe Jarman
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Rockdoughberfest 2015 concludes, as writer and actress Zoe Jarman (Workaholics, The Mindy Project) sits in with the 'boys to review new-ish chain Rock & Brews, from the cofounders of KISS. And, a Halloween candy edition of Flavor of the Week.