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 12 - Baseball, Classic Comedies and Anti-Vaxxers

March 31st, 2019

On this episode:

- In the spirit of opening day of the baseball season, Rob and Mike discuss watching baseball back in the 70s and 80s.

- Mike tells about trying to get his daughter to appreciate classic movies from the Marx Brothers, Laurel and Hardy, Three Stooges and more.

- Anti-vaxxers in New York get Mike and Rob to discuss their views on vaccinations.  (Spoiler alert - Vaccinate your KIDS!!!)

- Who's the bad dad this week?

- Dating my dad with Mike.  Is there a possible sponsorship for this segment in the works?

- Who's this episode's comic of the week?  Listen and find out!

- Mike's daughter crashes the podcast and Mike announces plans to injure a minor and then realizes that it might be considered premeditation to announce it on a podcast.

 

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

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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 articles mentioned in the show are below:

https://www.washingtonpost.com/health/2019/03/14/parents-unvaccinated-kids-wanted-them-back-school-now-judge-said-no/?noredirect=on&utm_term=.0aa7c6288197

Thanks for listening!

Episode 11 - Gaming the System for Your Kids

March 24th, 2019

On this episode:

- Rob and Mike delve into the college admissions scandal and apply it to their own lives.  What are you willing to do for your kid to get a step up?

- Mike addresses last week's embarrassing fact.

- Another horrible bad dad makes you feel better about your failings as a parent.

- Dating my dad with Mike.  Are people using form letters to break up online???

- Who's this episode's comic of the week?  All this and more!

 

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

Links to the articles mentioned in the show are below:

https://www.fatherly.com/love-money/bribed-way-into-elite-preschool/ 

http://www.fox4news.com/news/dallas-dad-arrested-for-abandoning-4-young-boys-who-didn-t-know-their-own-names 

Thanks for listening!

Episode 10 - Talent Shows, Poison Control and Being the Disciplinarian

March 17th, 2019

On this episode:

- Mike finally listened to the podcast and found out about the embarrassing facts!  Hear what he has to say about it.

- Little kid talent shows.

- Calling poison control for your kid.

- Mike puts on his disciplinarian hat and kind of likes it while realizes that he's an asshole and needs to be more fun.

- This week's bad dad segment makes everyone feel better about their parenting style.

 

Have comments, suggestions or just want to say, "Hi!"?  Email us at thestandupdads@gmail.com

Thanks for listening!

Episode 9 - Kid’s Birthday Parties, Messing With Your Kids & Crying in Front of Your Kids

March 10th, 2019

On this episode, Rob and Mike discuss kid's birthday parties, messing with your kids, are dads supposed to cry in front of their kids?  We bring back Mike's Dating My Dad segment!  Also, a special bonus, find out Mike's embarrassing fact of the week?  Listen and find out!

 

Have comments, suggestions or just want to say, "Hi!"?  Email us at thestandupdads@gmail.com

Thanks for listening!

Episode 8 - Dealing with Unsolicited Advice and Introducing Your Kids to “Strange” Foods

March 3rd, 2019

On this episode, Rob and Mike discuss spending time in public places and getting unsolicited advice.  Rob and Mike explore the world of "weird" foods... don't let Mike order for you.  In today's world, is it abuse to show your kid where food comes from, first hand?  Also, a special bonus, find out Mike's embarrassing fact of the week?  Listen and find out!

 

Have comments, suggestions or just want to say, "Hi!"?  Email us at thestandupdads@gmail.com

Thanks for listening!

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