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 55 - Teaching Diversity to Your Kids

January 25th, 2020
On this episode:

- Rob and Mike tackle teaching your kids how to properly act around people that are "different"

- Find out why Mike's Grandma was racist against Japanese people

- Rob's kid still needs to learn some tact... is Rob the person to do it???

 

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

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n3RIZ-b1omc (Ryan Singer Clip)

https://www.cnn.com/videos/health/2019/01/10/turning-points-josh-blue-cerebral-palsy-comedian.cnn (Josh Blue CNN Clip)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2xfZBMrFrok (Josh Blue Popsicle Clip)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SeQw1ASzG40 (Brad Williams Phobia Clip)

https://www.vantagemobility.com/blog/disability-etiquette-dos-and-donts

https://www.kveller.com/six-ways-to-help-kids-interact-with-people-with-disabilities/

https://www.scholastic.com/teachers/articles/teaching-content/teaching-diversity-place-begin-0/

https://www.mother.ly/child/7-ways-to-teach-your-child-about-diversity

Thanks for listening!

Episode 54 - The Potpourri Episode!

January 19th, 2020
On this episode:

- Rob and Mike go over some of the articles that we've collected over the past year that wouldn't pan out into a whole episode

- Wisconsin figures out some cool ways to combat cliques and bullying in schools

- A school lets kids do chores for the elderly and disabled instead of PE

- A school in Ireland replaces homework for good deeds in December

- Etta May talks about the fact that parents with more than one kid always have a favorite

- This week's bad dad makes us feel great about the job we're doing parenting!

 

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/  Want to send a Bag of Dicks?  Go to https://bagofdicks.com/?rfsn=3343592.79579f and use the code GAGONPODCAST to get 20% off your order!

 

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

 

https://www.news9.com/story/41490509/father-accused-of-child-endangerment-after-found-passed-out-in-car-with-young-daughter

https://apnews.com/b5dd83a087c7496fb23bbed24c059398

https://www.simplemost.com/this-school-gives-students-pe-credit-for-doing-yard-work-for-the-elderly-and-people-with-disabilities/?utm_source=facebook.com&utm_medium=organic&utm_campaign=sharing&utm_content=article-before&fbclid=IwAR2I1DBTCbJQ4ORxoBWx03HC1Y6HgOpoVmZv-8bUyM7jxAxMxOmVdpl985g

https://www.happiest.net/wisconsin-anti-bullying-law/

https://www.npr.org/2019/10/23/772560418/wisconsin-school-breaks-up-lunchtime-cliques-with-assigned-seating

https://www.upworthy.com/irish-school-ditches-homework-for-december-assigns-students-acts-of-kindness-instead

http://www.ettamay.com/

Thanks for listening!

Episode 53 - Special Guest: Damian Harmony! Dealing with Miscarriage, Death of a Baby and Nerdfest 2020

January 12th, 2020
On this episode:

- We welcome back special guest DAMIAN HARMONY!!!

- Mike discusses his experiences with miscarriage and how to deal with it as a dad

- Damian shares the painful experience of losing a newborn son

- Mike and Damian swap single dad dating stories and Mike learns about the age formula (half your age plus 7)

- Theories on living life to the fullest

- All three nerd out on comic strips and wrestling

- This week's bad dad has no idea how to dress his daughter for school

 

Resources for dealing with loss mentioned in this episode are below:

https://www.sutterhealth.org/ways-to-give/philanthropy/smcs/childrens-bereavement-art-group

https://www.compassionatefriends.org/

https://www.marchofdimes.org

https://www.mastersincounseling.org/guide/loss-grief-bereavement/

 

Links to Damian's shows and projects are below.  Please check them out!  He'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.  Also, Damian will be at the PUNCHLINE in Sacramento on Wednesday, January 15th at 7:00pm.  Go check it out!

 

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/  Want to send a Bag of Dicks?  Go to https://bagofdicks.com/?rfsn=3343592.79579f and use the code GAGONPODCAST to get 20% off your order!

 

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

https://www.fatherly.com/news/dad-training-underwear-daughter-preschool/

https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/laugh-cry-live/201610/9-compassionate-tips-surviving-the-death-your-baby

 

Thanks for listening!

Episode 52 - Being Present for Your Kids and Our 1 Year Anniversary!!!

January 5th, 2020
On this episode:

- Stand-Up Dads has been coming to you every week for one complete year!!!  Thanks for sticking with us!

- Rob and Mike discuss their new year resolution of being more present for their kids

- Rob watches Supernnany and realizes he's still a crap parent

- Rob finds a comic with some great parenting material

- Rob and Mike can't figure out what makes our kids like what they watch (it's mostly crap)

- This week's bad dad shows how tough he is by beating up on an elderly crossing guard

 

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/  Want to send a Bag of Dicks?  Go to https://bagofdicks.com/?rfsn=3343592.79579f and use the code GAGONPODCAST to get 20% off your order!

 

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

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EvEQih__ek8 - Kevin Bozeman Clips

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/top-5-ways-to-be-more-present-with-your-child_b_57e03621e4b053b1ccf2a258

https://www.abundantmama.com/12-ways-to-be-present-for-your-child/

https://www.fatherly.com/health-science/what-does-being-present-mean/

https://www.nbcconnecticut.com/news/local/father-accused-of-assaulting-crossing-guard-at-elementary-school-in-thompson/2158603/

 

Thanks for listening!

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