Ask the Bartender
March 22, 2012 Respond
Guest Matt Koff (MattKoff.com) leads Olivia, Tony and RJ in a discussion of egging people, TP-ing houses, jerks, the use of Twitter and how video games are a massive waste of time. Fun! Also, a visit from Deke Zibinski for “Ask the Bartender”- Green shrimp! Board games in bars!
December 28, 2011 Respond
It’s the end of the year, so Shek, Andrew, Leonard and RJ see how Canada’s Psychic Nikki did in predicting the major events of 2011. Also- a call to Deke Zibinski, of Baltimore’s Northside Tavern to find out how his year went and to find out what sort of big to-do his joint has planned…
June 21, 2011 Respond
Dennis DiClaudio joins Shek, Leonard, Olivia and RJ to discuss the perils of rail travel and being mistaken for a sleeping vagrant on the subway. Leonard is apoplectic over insanely-priced beer in New York. Bartender Deke Zibinski advises on the issue of illegally-opened fire hydrants. Also, we play another round of “What Did Tony Zaret…
January 19, 2011 4
Dan McQuade joins Shek, Andrew, Leonard and RJ to talk about the declining quality of bar jukeboxes. BEFORE THIS- “Say, What’s Good?” AFTER THIS- Deke fields a question about bringing your kids to work for the “Ask the Bartender” segment. INFORMATIVE LINKS WHICH MAKE SENSE IN THE CONTEXT OF THE SHOW: – FlickChart.com – QRanktheGame.com…
December 7, 2010 3
Shek, Stephen, Andrew, Olivia and RJ read Viewer Mail, urge you to vote once again for us in the Podcast Awards and discuss the wonders of New York City. Also- bartender Deke Zibinski stops by to answer a listener question for “Ask the Bartender.” THEN, the return of the Bible Quote of the Week! Crazytown!
October 26, 2010 3
Nate Patrin (Pitchfork, City Pages) and Tony Zaret join Olivia and RJ to discuss those things we would enjoy more, if it weren’t for that one-little-thing holding us back. Also, Deke Zibinski is here for a new Ask the Bartender segment in which we tackle those at work who don’t seem to pull their weight.
August 11, 2010 4
Leonard Pierce (avclub.com) and Dan McQuade (philadelphiawilldo.com) join Shek, Olivia and RJ to talk about crimes they have all committed. Or not committed. A listener Asks the Bartender about a friend in a cult and we get details of the Northside Tavern’s happy hour. Also, Olivia really, really doesn’t like Kanye.
June 22, 2010 3
Leonard Pierce joins Andrew, Stephen and RJ to just talk about how everyone is doing. Also- Ask the Bartender tackles the important issue of wedding cash gifts. Very simple. Deceptively so.
April 28, 2010 1
“Hollywood” Steve Huey (Yacht Rock) joins us to come up with a wide range of inventive solutions to everyday problems, bartender Deke Zibinski helps a listener figure out what to get a one-year-old child and Olivia steals internet from her neighbors.
March 24, 2010 1
Craig Gaines joins us to discuss those pivot decisions in our lives upon which our current situations lie. Also- haircuts! Then, Deke Zibinski joins us for “Ask the Bartender,” wherein a fellow from Austin, TX is told to relax.