Stand-Up-Dads

A podcast for parents with a sense of humor. Two stand-up comics just trying to make sense of parenting in today’s world.

Episode 45 - Yelling

On this episode:

- Rob and Mike discuss exactly how harmful it is to yell at your kids as well as some ways around it

- Rob yells at Mike for putting up his X-mas stuff up TWO WEEKS ahead of Thanksgiving

- Some rapper checks his daughter's hymen on a regular basis while other parents rise above and show a great example of how to deal with that

 

Have comments, suggestions or just want to say, "Hi!"?  Have an embarrassing fact that you want to learn about Mike?  Email us at thestandupdads@gmail.com 

Find us at https://standupdads.podbean.com/ or on facebook @standupdadspod

Find Mike's site at https://pencilforhire.myportfolio.com/

Find Big Nick's Gag on This Podcast at https://gagonthis.podbean.com/

 

Links to the videos and articles mentioned in the show are below:

- John Heffron Link - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ekbExBQnTsk&feature=youtu.be

- Todd Glass Link - http://www.cc.com/video-clips/ysexjt/comedy-central-presents-rationalizing-with-kids

https://slate.com/human-interest/2013/11/yelling-at-your-kids-don-t-do-it-oops-you-just-did.html

https://www.todaysparent.com/family/discipline/proven-ways-to-finally-stop-yelling-at-your-kids/

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/05/well/family/why-you-should-stop-yelling-at-your-kids.html

https://imperfectfamilies.com/5-things-yell-kids/

https://www.webmd.com/parenting/features/stop-yelling-at-your-kids#1

https://www.distractify.com/p/ti-daughter-hymen (Bad Dad Part 1)

https://www.distractify.com/p/ethan-hawke-daughter (Bad Dad Part 2)

 

Thanks for listening!

BONUS Episode 44.5 - Willie Listen Crossover Swapcast - LIVE!!!

Posted by standupdads in DefaultTag, Comedy, Stab, Music, Swapcast, Crossover

SPECIAL BONUS EPISODE!!!

Rob and Big Nick (Gag on This Podcast) join Willie and Nicole for a live recording of WILLIE LISTEN at Stab! Comedy Theater!

Everyone chose 4 songs that they were thankful for and talked about the clips.  Give it a listen and judge us for our music!

Find Willie Listen at https://www.stabcomedytheater.com/willie-listen

Follow Willie Travis at https://www.facebook.com/blaxpayne?eid=ARCHfeq4HpV0V0Pxc7AxsUWOInHzpo7I3yW_6E7C9FPreTWd9wKlgkg19LQICZK24WoOl3tW_9CCVREw

Follow Nicole Eichenberg at https://www.facebook.com/nicoleisjustok

Find Big Nick's podcast at https://gagonthis.podbean.com/

And, as always, email us at thestandupdads@gmail.com

Thanks for listening!

Episode 44 - Flu Season and Your Kids

On this episode:

- Rob and Mike discuss dealing with cold and flu season and your kids

- Tricking kids into taking medication

- This week's Bad Dad is a bad mom that takes things way too far

 

Have comments, suggestions or just want to say, "Hi!"?  Have an embarrassing fact that you want to learn about Mike?  Email us at thestandupdads@gmail.com 

Find us at https://standupdads.podbean.com/ or on facebook @standupdadspod

Find Mike's site at https://pencilforhire.myportfolio.com/

Find Big Nick's Gag on This Podcast at https://gagonthis.podbean.com/

 

Links to the videos and articles mentioned in the show are below:

 

 

https://www.parents.com/health/cold-flu/flu-season-what-to-know/

https://www.parents.com/health/cold-flu/cold/how-to-get-through-cold-and-flu-season-without-getting-sick/

https://www.healthychildren.org/English/family-life/work-play/Pages/When-to-Keep-Your-Child-Home-from-Child-Care.aspx

https://www.parents.com/toddlers-preschoolers/health/sick-toddler/cleverly-help-medicine-go-down/

https://www.workingmother.com/evil-genius-mom-hacks-to-get-kids-to-take-their-medicine

https://www.yahoo.com/now/anti-vaxx-mom-chickenpox-lollipops-halloween-180921451.html

 

Thanks for listening!

Episode 43 - Lying

On this episode:

- Rob and Mike discuss LYING.  The lies kids tell to us and the lies we tell to kids.

- How do you make an honest kid?

- Halloween is here!  There's a town in Virginia where it's illegal to go trick or treating if you're over 14!

- This week's Bad Dad is filled with lies parents tell to their kids.  Some of these are hilarious!

 

Have comments, suggestions or just want to say, "Hi!"?  Have an embarrassing fact that you want to learn about Mike?  Email us at thestandupdads@gmail.com 

Find us at https://standupdads.podbean.com/ or on facebook @standupdadspod

Find Mike's site at https://pencilforhire.myportfolio.com/

Find Big Nick's Gag on This Podcast at https://gagonthis.podbean.com/

 

Links to the videos and articles mentioned in the show are below:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=msy__Gujljo (Louis CK Clip)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BRAA7iYH_AY (Andy Woodhull Clip)

https://www.fatherly.com/parenting/parents-honest-kids-5-things/

https://childmind.org/article/why-kids-lie/

https://www.empoweringparents.com/article/how-to-deal-with-lying-in-children-and-teens/

https://www.parents.com/kids/development/behavioral/age-by-age-guide-to-lying/

https://www.buzzfeed.com/jamiejones/genius-lies-parents-actually-told-their-kids

https://www.babble.com/kid/the-funniest-lies-kids-have-told-their-parents/

https://www.rd.com/funny-stuff/lies-parents-tell/

https://www.boredpanda.com/lies-parents-tell-kids/?utm_source=google&utm_medium=organic&utm_campaign=organic

https://www.multiplemayhemmamma.com/2013/01/lies-kids-tell-their-parents.html

 

Thanks for listening!

Episode 42 - Older Parents and the Sandwich Generation

On this episode:

- Rob and Mike discuss older parents, both being older parents and being raised by older parents

     - Perks of being/having older parents

     - Drawbacks of having older parents

- Tips for dealing with it

- This week's Bad Dad uses some hardcore tough love to teach his son some empathy.  Did he go too far?

 

Have comments, suggestions or just want to say, "Hi!"?  Have an embarrassing fact that you want to learn about Mike?  Email us at thestandupdads@gmail.com 

Find us at https://standupdads.podbean.com/ or on facebook @standupdadspod

Find Mike's site at https://pencilforhire.myportfolio.com/

Find Big Nick's Gag on This Podcast at https://gagonthis.podbean.com/

 

Links to the videos and articles mentioned in the show are below:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=psbVVweEGHw (Sam Norton Clip)

https://www.seniorliving.org/caregiving/sandwich-generation/

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/mar/01/older-pensioner-parents-teenagers-fathers-children

https://www.bustle.com/articles/143383-what-its-like-to-grow-up-with-older-parents

https://thestir.cafemom.com/being_a_mom/152191/5_big_perks_of_being

https://www.verywellfamily.com/being-an-older-parent-4155772

https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/weird-news/dad-criticised-destroying-eight-year-20531212

Thanks for listening!

Episode 41 - Autism with Special Guests Damian Harmony and Teo Morgan

***Discover Pods is holding podcast awards.  Please click the link below and nominate us for Comedy, Kids & Family or even Best New Podcast!  We only have until October 22nd.  Thanks!***
 
 
 
On this episode:

- Rob, Teo and Damian discuss how autism affects parenting, both when the kid has it and when the parent has it as well.  So many tangents!  This promises to be one of our most interesting shows!

 

Links to our guests' shows and projects are below.  Please check them out!  They'll appreciate the support and you'll be rewarded with some quality entertainment!

 

DAMIAN can be found on Twitter @DUHHarmony.  His podcast, A GEEK HISTORY OF TIME, can be found on Twitter at GeekHistoryTime and at https://www.geekhistorytime.com/ and the CAPITOL PUN-ISHMENT SHOW dates can be found on Luna's site here: http://www.lunascafe.com/calendar.html and you can also find them on Facebook under Capitol PUNishment and on Instragram under Capitolpuns.

 

Follow TEO on all social media @offcolorjoke and check out DIVERSITY AND DRAGONS at www.facebook.com/diversityanddragons and buy tickets to the show at Comedy Spot here:  https://www.saccomedyspot.com/dragons/.

 

Have comments, suggestions or just want to say, "Hi!"?  Have an embarrassing fact that you want to learn about Mike?  Email us at thestandupdads@gmail.com 

Find us at https://standupdads.podbean.com/ or on facebook @standupdadspod

Find Mike's site at https://pencilforhire.myportfolio.com/

Find Big Nick's Gag on This Podcast at https://gagonthis.podbean.com/

 

Links to the videos and articles mentioned in the show are below:

https://www.autismspeaks.org

https://www.theatlantic.com/family/archive/2017/05/autism-parenting/526989/

 

Thanks for listening!

Episode 40 - Charter Schools and Mike is Becoming a Cat Lady

***Discover Pods is holding podcast awards.  Please click the link below and nominate us for Comedy, Kids & Family or even Best New Podcast!  We only have until October 22nd.  Thanks!***
 
 
On this episode:

- Rob and Mike discuss how to get rid of ants in your house

- Mike is becoming a cat lady before our very eyes... er, ears?

- Rob and Mike butt heads about charter schools

- Mike has a genius solution to this week's bad dad problem!

 

Have comments, suggestions or just want to say, "Hi!"?  Have an embarrassing fact that you want to learn about Mike?  Email us at thestandupdads@gmail.com 

Find us at https://standupdads.podbean.com/ or on facebook @standupdadspod

Find Mike's site at https://pencilforhire.myportfolio.com/

Find Big Nick's Gag on This Podcast at https://gagonthis.podbean.com/

 

Links to the videos and articles mentioned in the show are below:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WeD1_fbFMco

https://www.weareteachers.com/charter-school-vs-public-school/

https://www.usnews.com/opinion/knowledge-bank/2015/06/11/charter-school-backfill-question-has-no-simple-answer

https://www.forbes.com/sites/petergreene/2019/02/02/charter-schools-are-not-public-schools/

https://patch.com/new-jersey/montclair/bp--the-inconvenient-truth-behind-waiting-for-superman

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yLmXV4-CBOQ (Full movie of The Inconvenient Truth Behind Waiting for Superman)

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/answer-sheet/wp/2017/05/22/what-school-choice-means-in-the-era-of-trump-and-devos/

http://www.nea.org/home/33177.htm

https://slate.com/technology/2014/01/creationism-in-texas-public-schools-undermining-the-charter-movement.html

https://www.pinalcentral.com/florence_reminder_blade_tribune/news/father-arrested-for-choking-teen-boy-found-in-daughter-s/article_b13fdbc8-b290-564a-9fb8-161b219db618.html

 

Thanks for listening!

Episode 39 - Communicating with Your Kids

On this episode:

- Rob and Mike discuss how to communicate with your kids

     - Rob goes over the classic parenting book "How to Talk So Kids Will Listen and Listen So Kids Will Talk"

- Deciphering the codes that teens are putting on their texts

- This week's bad dad changes his adopted kid's age so that they can abandon them.  Confused?  So were we!

 

Have comments, suggestions or just want to say, "Hi!"?  Have an embarrassing fact that you want to learn about Mike?  Email us at thestandupdads@gmail.com 

Find us at https://standupdads.podbean.com/ or on facebook @standupdadspod

Find Mike's site at https://pencilforhire.myportfolio.com/

Find Big Nick's Gag on This Podcast at https://gagonthis.podbean.com/

 

Links to the videos and articles mentioned in the show are below:

 

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YnSNFkyP0SI (Jeff Allen Link)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jidvx2sELXs (Tim Wilkins Link)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tOSo0r-9Sz4 (Chad Daniels Link)

https://www.fatherly.com/play/the-classic-parenting-book-how-to-talk-so-kids-will-listen-in-under-1000-words/

https://mumcentral.com.au/secret-teen-text-codes/

https://www.verywellfamily.com/establishing-cell-phone-rules-for-teens-2609120

https://www.jconline.com/story/news/2019/09/18/michael-kristine-barnett-daughter-abandon-ukraine-adoption-dwarfism-prodigy/2364895001/

 

Thanks for listening!

Episode 38 - Dads Dealing with Depression

On this episode:

- Rob and Mike discuss dealing with depression while parenting

- An amazing new approach to therapy (thanks to Bob Newhart)

- This week's bad dad has been replaced with a very good dad!

 

Have comments, suggestions or just want to say, "Hi!"?  Have an embarrassing fact that you want to learn about Mike?  Email us at thestandupdads@gmail.com 

Find us at https://standupdads.podbean.com/ or on facebook @standupdadspod

Find Mike's site at https://pencilforhire.myportfolio.com/

Find Big Nick's Gag on This Podcast at https://gagonthis.podbean.com/

 

Links to the videos and articles mentioned in the show are below:

https://www.fatherhood.org/fatherhood/be-concerned-about-depression-in-dads

https://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/publications/men-and-depression/index.shtml

https://www.fatherly.com/news/depression-in-parents-linked-to-lower-academic-performance/

https://www.fatherly.com/health-science/how-i-explained-my-depression-to-2-young-kids/

https://www.fatherly.com/news/the-rock-opens-up-struggle-depression/

https://www.fatherly.com/love-money/relationships/depression-men-stubbornness-dads/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NNyvIASmyKg (Michael Meehan)

https://1degreeofseparation.life/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4BjKS1-vjPs (Bob Newhart)

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2010/sep/06/men-suffer-postnatal-depression-research

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NOwNQqSkano (Jake Weisman)

 

Thanks for listening!

Episode 37 - Special Guest! Ari Sharp - International Dad!

On this episode:

- Rob and Mike interview a foreign dad!!!  Our special guest is Ari Sharp.  He's an Australian dad who is currently living in Japan.  We get parenting pointers from BOTH countries!  He's a journalist, an author, a public affairs specialist, aspiring stand-up comedian and all all around interesting guy!

- Rob realizes that he needs to step up his parenting game.

- This week's Bad Dad gets an apology from his son after he abandoned him on the side of the road for 6 days!

 

Have comments, suggestions or just want to say, "Hi!"?  Have an embarrassing fact that you want to learn about Mike?  Email us at thestandupdads@gmail.com 

Find us at https://standupdads.podbean.com/ or on facebook @standupdadspod

Find Mike's site at https://pencilforhire.myportfolio.com/

Find Big Nick's Gag on This Podcast at https://gagonthis.podbean.com/

Find Ari on Twitter at @arisharp

 

Links to the videos and articles mentioned in the show are below:

https://arisharp.com/

https://www.the-father-hood.com/article/this-is-what-its-really-like-to-be-a-stay-at-home-dad/

https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/1237636/japanese-boy-abandoned-in-woods-as-punishment-tells-his-father-you-are-a-good-dad/

Post script (thank you, Ari, for following through!):

 Thanks for listening!

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