Podcast

Jan 21, 2020
Ep 80: Another Fine Meth
One of our favorite guests, allergist Dr. Marc Meth makes his triumphant return, this time to explain the common cold and why there seems to be no cure. Also: Paula at the DMV, a fantastic vocabulary song from a listener, and we dip into our trusty mailbag. GUEST Dr. Marc ... Read More
Jan 14, 2020
Ep 79: All Up in our Business
If the universe is constantly expanding, why isn’t Poundstone Industries? Michael Chasalow, founder of USC’s Small Business Clinic comes by to tell Paula how to grow her little shop. Also – we learn that apparently our business IS booming in Canada!  GUEST: Professor Michael Chasalow Director and Founder of the ... Read More
Jan 14, 2020
Ep 79: All Up in our Business
If the universe is constantly expanding, why isn’t Poundstone Industries? Michael Chasalow, founder of USC’s Small Business Clinic comes by to tell Paula how to grow her little shop. Also – we learn that apparently our business IS booming in Canada!  GUEST: Professor Michael Chasalow Director and Founder of the ... Read More
Jan 7, 2020
Ep 78: We’re Dying Up Here!
Paula and Adam explore their inevitable demises with mortician/activist Caitlin Doughty. Also we open our mailbag, and test Advantage Rubber Bands’ claim that they “hold our world together.” Guest Caitlin Doughty Mortician, Activist & Author Website: caitlindoughty.com Instagram: @thegooddeath Twitter: @thegooddeath YouTube: Order of the Good Death House band William Nakamura, tuba Email us! Nobodylistenstopaulapoundstone@gmail.com Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/NobodyListenstoPaulaPoundstone/ Learn more ... Read More
Jan 7, 2020
Ep 78: We’re Dying Up Here!
Paula and Adam explore their inevitable demises with mortician/activist Caitlin Doughty. Also we open our mailbag, and test Advantage Rubber Bands’ claim that they “hold our world together.” Guest Caitlin Doughty Mortician, Activist & Author Website: caitlindoughty.com Instagram: @thegooddeath Twitter: @thegooddeath YouTube: Order of the Good Death House band William Nakamura, tuba Email us! Nobodylistenstopaulapoundstone@gmail.com Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/NobodyListenstoPaulaPoundstone/ ... Read More
Dec 31, 2019
Ep 77: Wringing Out 2019
Based on our highly scientific poll (okay, we asked people on social media) we’ve determined your absolute favorite moments from 2019! Will Captain Crinkle’s struggles with iTunes end before the ball drops? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read More
Dec 31, 2019
Ep 77: Wringing Out 2019
Based on our highly scientific poll (okay, we asked people on social media) we’ve determined your absolute favorite moments from 2019! Will Captain Crinkle’s struggles with iTunes end before the ball drops? ... Read More
Dec 24, 2019
Ep 76: Die Hardest
Paula and Adam weigh in on the great debate of our time: Is “Die Hard” a Christmas movie? House band William Nakamura tuba Website: westwoodbrass.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read More
Dec 24, 2019
Ep 76: Die Hardest
Paula and Adam weigh in on the great debate of our time: Is “Die Hard” a Christmas movie? House band William Nakamura tuba Website: westwoodbrass.com ... Read More
Dec 17, 2019
Ep 75: One Puppet, One Vote
You wanna rock the vote? Here in America, increasingly, the vote rocks YOU. USC Professor Franita Tolson stops by to discuss that increasingly endangered species, our right to vote. Plus, we’ve got songs! Both a vocabulary song and the brand new “Ballad of Captain Culpepper.” GUEST Franita Tolson Professor of ... Read More
Dec 17, 2019
Ep 75: One Puppet, One Vote
You wanna rock the vote? Here in America, increasingly, the vote rocks YOU. USC Professor Franita Tolson stops by to discuss that increasingly endangered species, our right to vote. Plus, we’ve got songs! Both a vocabulary song and the brand new “Ballad of Captain Culpepper.” GUEST Franita Tolson Professor of ... Read More
Dec 10, 2019
Ep 74: Tree’s Company
What have trees done for us lately? And are palm trees imposters? To answer the deep foliage-related questions, we turn to Tree People’s director of operations, Jim Hardie. He’s basically part Lorax and part Ent. Also, it looks like another European c ... Read More
Dec 3, 2019
Ep 73: Bad Language and Bad Llamas
Paula’s been trying to expand her vocabulary for a year now. Why won’t the new words take? And why do certain “bad words” linger? Linguist Dr. David Goldstein from UCLA is here to explain it all. And we unbox this Christmas’ hot toy: The Blume Doll. Plus  ... Read More
Nov 26, 2019
Ep 72: Rambo and Poundstone
Nobody Listens to Paula Poundstone is a comedy field guide to life, or at least a set of IKEA assembly instructions. Where else can you find advice on topics from “How To Keep a Friend” to “How To Translate Your Verizon Bill?” Or even “What do I do if I ... Read More
Nov 19, 2019
Ep 71: CSI: Chocolate
Nobody Listens to Paula Poundstone is a comedy field guide to life, or at least a set of IKEA assembly instructions. Where else can you find advice on topics from “How To Keep a Friend” to “How To Translate Your Verizon Bill?” Or even “What do I do if I ... Read More
Nov 12, 2019
Ep 70: Put a Bird On It!
Nobody Listens to Paula Poundstone is a comedy field guide to life, or at least a set of IKEA assembly instructions. Where else can you find advice on topics from “How To Keep a Friend” to “How To Translate Your Verizon Bill?” Or even “What do I do if I ... Read More
Nov 5, 2019
Ep 69: Where No Poundstone Has Gone Before
Nobody Listens to Paula Poundstone is a comedy field guide to life, or at least a set of IKEA assembly instructions. Where else can you find advice on topics from “How To Keep a Friend” to “How To Translate Your Verizon Bill?” Or even “What do I do if I ... Read More
Oct 29, 2019
Ep 68: Or Should That Be “No ONE Listens?”
Nobody Listens to Paula Poundstone is a comedy field guide to life, or at least a set of IKEA assembly instructions. Where else can you find advice on topics from “How To Keep a Friend” to “How To Translate Your Verizon Bill?” Or even “What do I do if I ... Read More
Oct 21, 2019
Ep 67: Podcasting Like a Boss!
Nobody Listens to Paula Poundstone is a comedy field guide to life, or at least a set of IKEA assembly instructions. Where else can you find advice on topics from “How To Keep a Friend” to “How To Translate Your Verizon Bill?” Or even “What do I do if I ... Read More
Oct 14, 2019
Ep 66: Taking a Constitutional
Nobody Listens to Paula Poundstone is a comedy field guide to life, or at least a set of IKEA assembly instructions. Where else can you find advice on topics from “How To Keep a Friend” to “How To Translate Your Verizon Bill?” Or even “What do I do if I ... Read More