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 64 - Entertaining the Kids Through Quarantine

March 29th, 2020
On this episode:

- Rob and Mike go over ways to keep the kids entertained and educated through the COVID-19 isolation period

- People are insane when it comes to surviving this virus

- Turns out that, due to teleworking, people are buying toilet paper, but they have stopped buying pants!

 

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 Doug Gray's WONDERFUL graphic novel here - https://www.amazon.com/Eye-Mongombo-1-Doug-Gray/dp/167811782X/ref=tmm_pap_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=

 

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

https://www.deseret.com/entertainment/2020/3/16/21181147/coronavirus-covid19-quarantine-parents-kids-children-activities-learn-school

https://parade.com/1009774/stephanieosmanski/things-to-do-with-kids-during-coronavirus-quarantine/

https://www.latimes.com/lifestyle/story/2020-03-17/coronavirus-quarantine-school-resources-for-parents-kids-under-5

https://www.npr.org/2020/03/20/818670715/getting-bored-heres-a-list-of-free-things-that-werent-free-before-coronavirus

https://www.cnet.com/news/the-best-free-stuff-while-youre-stuck-at-home/

https://amp.cnn.com/cnn/2020/03/27/business/walmart-tops-bottoms-sales-trnd/index.html

 

Thanks for listening!

Episode 63 - Return of International Dad, ARI SHARP! Coronavirus and IVF

March 22nd, 2020
On this episode:

- Rob and Mike welcome back international dad, Ari Sharp!  (If you missed his first appearance, it's on episode 37) 

- We discuss how the Coronavirus is affecting people in Japan and Australia compared to the U.S. and how to bring it up with your kids

- Ari tells about his experience of going through IVF (in vitro fertilization) and gives some great advise on how to get through it

- This week's bad parent tries to trade a one-year-old kid for a 30 year old car

 

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 Doug Gray's WONDERFUL graphic novel here - https://www.amazon.com/Eye-Mongombo-1-Doug-Gray/dp/167811782X/ref=tmm_pap_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=

Find Ari at https://arisharp.com/ and on Twitter @arisharp 

 

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

https://www.nasponline.org/resources-and-publications/resources-and-podcasts/school-climate-safety-and-crisis/health-crisis-resources/talking-to-children-about-covid-19-(coronavirus)-a-parent-resource

https://kidshealth.org/en/parents/coronavirus-how-talk-child.html

https://www.verywellfamily.com/how-much-does-ivf-cost-1960212

https://americanpregnancy.org/infertility/in-vitro-fertilization/

https://news.yahoo.com/us-mum-arrested-for-trying-to-trade-her-oneyearold-daughter-for-a-1992-car-160128471.html

 

Thanks for listening!

Episode 62 - Siblings with Special Guest Doug Gray!

March 15th, 2020
On this episode:

- Mike's brother, Doug Gray, joins us to talk about siblings, hilarious stories of he tortured Mike growing up and his hilarious graphic novel, "The Eye of Mongombo!"

 

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 Doug Gray's WONDERFUL graphic novel here - https://www.amazon.com/Eye-Mongombo-1-Doug-Gray/dp/167811782X/ref=tmm_pap_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=

 

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

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bm9QUuNVjXE (Shappi Khorsandi)

https://www.facebook.com/DryBarComedy/videos/401735753897057/ (Mike Toomey)

http://www.cc.com/video-clips/emrouq/comedy-central-presents-the-oldest (John Heffron)

Thanks for listening!

Episode 61 - Bad Dad Palooza!

March 8th, 2020
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On this episode:

- Rob's been feeling like a bad dad, so Rob and Mike try to clear the backlog of all of the bad dad stories that have been piling up in order to make him feel better about himself!

 

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 Doug Gray's WONDERFUL graphic novel here - http://www.lulu.com/shop/http://www.lulu.com/shop/doug-gray/the-eye-of-mongombo-1/paperback/product-24445449.html

 

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

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P-1xuzgDJrA (Hampton Yount)
http://www.cc.com/video-clips/ymncy2/the-half-hour-bad-parenting-pt--1 (Lil Rel)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8fK-ZsN8f9w (Joey Rentch)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bozOxuKlbLw (Jeff Foxworthy)
https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/highschool/2020/01/21/north-carolina-man-arrested-tackling-high-school-wrestler/4528992002/
https://fox8.com/news/i-team/sandusky-police-father-picked-up-son-by-neck-after-losing-wrestling-match/
https://www.nbcnews.com/news/nbcblk/new-orleans-father-says-police-arrested-him-cursing-his-son-n1149886
https://www.jacksonville.com/news/20191023/father-arrested-after-kids-are-left-in-van-for-over-hour-while-shopping-at-yulee-walmart
https://www.news-press.com/story/news/2020/01/28/sanibel-daycare-workers-accused-writing-note-baby-mom-needs-bring-diapers/4595739002/
https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2019/01/20/woman-failed-to-report-husbands-child-sex-abuse-because-of-her-religion/
https://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2020/03/04/christian-mother-tries-defending-her-guide-to-hitting-kids-it-has-to-hurt/

Thanks for listening!

Episode 60 - The Vasectomy

March 1st, 2020
On this episode:

- Rob and Mike talk about getting a vasectomy with supporting content from a bunch of comedians

- Rob and Mike discuss their recent return to the stage

- This week's bad dad should have gotten a vasectomy

 

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 Doug Gray's WONDERFUL graphic novel here - http://www.lulu.com/shop/http://www.lulu.com/shop/doug-gray/the-eye-of-mongombo-1/paperback/product-24445449.html

 

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

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ouVyMBqXkKU (Brad Upton)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EV0XN_PeEG0 (Bert Kreischer)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Hr2bbiAbcY (Stanhope)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AvSMTIlBbr0 (Lee Chambers)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UHRWdO1F8DI (Steve Rannazissi)
https://www.parents.com/pregnancy/considering-baby/another/what-dads-and-moms-need-to-know-about-vasectomies/
https://www.nichd.nih.gov/health/topics/vasectomy/conditioninfo/risk

https://www.wogx.com/news/toddlers-found-wandering-alone-outside-father-arrested-port-orange-police-say

Thanks for listening!

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