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 69 - Bad Dad Palooza 2

May 3rd, 2020
On this episode:

- Rob feels like a less than good dad, so we're looking at other bad dads to make him feel better about his lousy 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/  

Find Doug Gray's WONDERFUL graphic novel, The Eye of Mongombo 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=snkvYxtM4bk (Colin Quinn Clip)

https://www.bostonglobe.com/2020/04/30/metro/father-walking-with-two-young-children-pulls-knife-approaching-jogger-cambridge/

https://kyma.com/news/2020/05/01/father-daughter-arrested-in-meth-bust-at-i-8/

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8196337/Colorado-man-handcuffed-playing-tee-ball-wife-kid-park.html

https://www.deseret.com/utah/2020/4/9/21215175/salt-lake-man-tried-keep-daughter-home-arrested-abuse-police-say-covid-coronavirus-pandemic

https://kvia.com/news/crime/2020/04/09/father-son-arrested-for-gang-attack-on-kids-at-chamizal-national-park/

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/crime/father-arrested-for-playing-with-daughter-in-park-citing-coronavirus-restrictions/ar-BB12jHrV

 

Thanks for listening!

Episode 67 - Special Guest and Comic, Nick Michelson!

April 19th, 2020
On this episode:

- Rob and Mike welcome comedian and dad Nick Michelson to the show!

 

- Nick and the guys go over the joke writing process and how someone gets 4 kids by the time he's 27

- No bad dad, but we do have an asshole acting up because of the coronavirus

 

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, The Eye of Mongombo here - https://www.amazon.com/Eye-Mongombo-1-Doug-Gray/dp/167811782X/ref=tmm_pap_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=

Find Nick Michelson on Facebook @mykelsencomedy and on Instagram @mykelsen

 

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

https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/juliareinstein/man-attempted-murder-asian-american-family

 

Thanks for listening!

Episode 66 - What to Binge Watch During Quarantine

April 12th, 2020
On this episode:

- Mike tries his first online workout and lives to regret it

- Rob's wife and kid are back on the news for the second time in three weeks

- What do Rob and Mike recommend to binge watch during the quarantine?

- This week's Bad Dad refuses to self-quarantine in spite of positive Covid-19 testing in his home

 

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, The Eye of Mongombo 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.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2020/03/09/coronavirus-missouri-man-breaks-self-quarantine-school-dance/5000818002/

Thanks for listening!

Episode 65 - Special Guest: Josh Means and Preparing Your Child for a New Sibling

April 5th, 2020
On this episode:

- Rob and Mike welcome comedian and roast battle master, Josh Means to the show!

- Josh talks about roast battles that he's participated including a memorable NAKED ROAST BATTLE!

- Josh gives pointers on how to let your kid know that they're going to be a big brother or sister

- Mike tries to get Rob to stop getting horrible bad dad articles with limited success

 

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, The Eye of Mongombo here - https://www.amazon.com/Eye-Mongombo-1-Doug-Gray/dp/167811782X/ref=tmm_pap_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=

Find Josh means on Twitter @JMEANZ and find VERBAL INSULTS on Instagram & Facebook @VERBALINSULTS

 

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

https://www.healthychildren.org/English/ages-stages/prenatal/Pages/Preparing-Your-Family-for-a-New-Baby.aspx

https://childmind.org/article/preparing-child-new-sibling/

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-51481390

 

Thanks for listening!

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 44 - Flu Season and Your Kids

November 10th, 2019
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!

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