Wacky Tobacky & Workout Buddies

Wacky Tobacky & Workout Buddies

Episode 38

Arden and Will have some tips to make 2018 a great year! This includes why we should stop Jeff Sessions and his madness towards marijuana, why you shouldn't work out with your significant other, how to prioritize self-care, and how to use the January slump to get your creative juices flowing.

 

Us...someday...

Us...someday...

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Logan Paul...Ay, Caramba!

Logan Paul...Ay, Caramba!

Episode 37

Happy New Year! Arden and Will kick off 2018 with a rant about weekly idiot Logan Paul (who, let's be honest - is always an idiot) and the YouTube world today. Then they dive into the scientific ways you can motivate yourself to be more productive this year. Finally, in Reel Talk they guess the three top box office hits of 2017 that all starred badass female leads.

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What are you motivated to do this year?

What are you motivated to do this year?

  1. Get positive.
  2. Get rewarded.
  3. Get peer pressure.

Reel Talk

  1. Star Wars: The Last Jedi (Rey - Daisy Ridley)
  2. Beauty and the Beast (Belle - Emma Watson)
  3. Wonder Woman (Wonder Woman - Gal Gadot)
  • 1958 top grossing movies with female leads
  1. South Pacific, (Ensign Nellie Forbush - Mitzi Gaynor)
  2. Auntie Mame (Mame Dennis - Rosalind Russell)
  3. Cat On A Hot Tin Roof (Maggie Pollitt - Elizabeth Taylor)

 

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Introvert Issues & the Cure for Death?

Introvert Issues & the Cure for Death?

Episode 36

Frozen corpses, lost homes, and a Q&A - it's a not so holly jolly present from Arden and Will! Learn about cryogenics, the crazy process of freezing your body to resurrect it in the future. Then enjoy some ho-ho-hah-hahs over the Canadian who found a missing house on his property. Finally, unwrap Arden and Will's advice about finding more energy as an introvert, and surviving the teenage years when you don't give a crap of coal about drinking or smoking weed.

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Great Emu War & Sophia the Saudi Robot

Great Emu War & Sophia the Saudi Robot

Episode 35

Battling birds, AI robot families, and movie mania for Lady Bird! Arden and Will chat about how Greta Gerwig's Lady Bird broke records on Rotten Tomatoes, why we should be afraid of Sophia the talking robot and her Sophia robot babies, and how emu overpopulation began a historical war.

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How far will robot families go...

How far will robot families go...

Reel Talk or The Final Cut (Movies! Segment)

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Into the Wormhole

 

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Pokémon Ambassadors & Anti-Science Scientists

Pokémon Ambassadors & Anti-Science Scientists

Episode 34

Arden and Will reach for all kinds of heights in this week's weird news, including the latest in flat earther shenanigans, Pikachu and Hello Kitty's new roles as city-appointed representatives, and the science of singing the highest opera note ever.

Any wacky, ridiculous, or amazing news we should share on the show? Tweet us @ardenrose and @willdarbyshire with #crashonmycouch

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The Sugar Conspiracy & Actors Who Turned Down Real Good Roles

The Sugar Conspiracy & Actors Who Turned Down Real Good Roles

Episode 33

How did the sugar industry secretly start the low-fat diet? Hugh Jackman as James Bond? Arden and Will explore the sugar conspiracy, Coca-Cola's brilliant, yet manipulative marketing scheme to infiltrate our favorite holidays, treasure that is probably cursed, and the alternate world where other famous actors play some iconic movie roles.

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Movies!

  • Stars Who Turned Down Famous Movie Roles (Entertainment Weekly), including:
    • Matt Damon as Daredevil (Ben Affleck)
    • Hugh Jackman as James Bond (Daniel Craig)
    • Johnny Depp as Ferris Bueller (Matthew Broderick)
    • Robert Downey Jr. as Matt Kowalski in Gravity (George Clooney)
    • Molly Ringwald as Vivian Ward in Pretty Woman (Julia Roberts)
    • John Travolta as Forrest Gump (Tom Hanks)
  • Popcorn podcast with Mitchell Davis & Jack Ferry
  • Forrest Gump rating on Rotten Tomatoes
  • Logan, the movie starring Hugh Jackman as Wolverine

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Self Marriage & Thanksgiving (Not) Fun Facts

Self Marriage & Thanksgiving (Not) Fun Facts

Episode 32

What happens when love goes too far? Arden and Will tell you out about the self-loving lady who married herself and cheated on herself, and the fatal dangers of your dog's kisses. Then they explore the most unshocking Thanksgiving facts that could totally help you get a date.

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Virtual Reality Weddings & KFC Bath Bombs

Virtual Reality Weddings & KFC Bath Bombs

Episode 31


Just when we thought the world (mostly Japan) couldn't get any weirder...Learn how you can get KFC Japan's exclusive fried chicken bath scent, and why Colonel Sanders loves Japan in Christmas. If that's not bizarre enough, also find out how a Japanese man was able to marry an anime character in a VR wedding. Then dive into the ancient, yet very familiar war between intellectuals and religion that ruined the historical Library of Alexandria. Typical.

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Stranger Things Theory & the Great British Blunder

Stranger Things Theory & the Great British Blunder

Episode 30

Arden and Will explore the trending TV topics! First, they explain why a beloved Great British Bake Off judge spoiled the entire season. Then they dive into the Stranger Things-Parks and Recreation debate - are Steve and Jean Ralphio really related? Finally, they teach you about Japan's robot Buddhist monk that can bless your dead body.

Share your segment ideas with us! Tweet @ardenrose and @willdarbyshire or email crashonmycouchshow@gmail.com

 

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Halloween Spooktacular!

Halloween Spooktacular!

Episode 29

Cursed movies, Halloween trivia, and creepy cults - it's a time for fright! Arden and Will explore the spooky real life phenomena behind the classic horror films, "Rosemary's Baby" and "Poltergeist." Then Arden tests her knowledge on the origins of Halloween, jack-o-lanterns, and the true meaning of trick-or-treat. Finally, they discuss the infamous Heaven's Gate cult, and what makes it much scarier than all the others...

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Let's Join A Cult!

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Coworker Crush, Orgasms & the Mad Pooper

Coworker Crush, Orgasms & the Mad Pooper

It's a Q&A with Arden and Will! But first, learn about the infamous "Mad Pooper" jogger and the science of divorce rates. Then they tackle your questions on how to be British, how porn affects your sex compatibility, and whether you should date your coworker.

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Hey, We All Feel Weird Sometimes

  • How to be British, according to Arden:
  1. Drink lots of tea
  2. Make a Sunday Roast
  3. Drink a pint with your buds
  • How to be British, according to Will:
  1. Don't talk to anyone on the street.
  2. Don't make eye contact.
  3. Be polite (god forbid someone actually talks to you on the Tube)
  4. Watch dry / dark comedy.

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Szechuan Sauce Suckers & Mystery Shoppers

Szechuan Sauce Suckers & Mystery Shoppers

Episode 27

Arden and Will rant about the insanity of Rick and Morty fans, especially when it comes to McDonald's Szechuan sauce. (Please don't trade your car or your kidney. It'll be back this winter.) They also explain why your dog should sleep in your bedroom, and drift into a fantasy about their future pets. Finally, learn about the super cool job that will pay you to go shopping.

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Animals Are Badasses

That’s a Job?

 

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Kardashian Konspiracy

Kardashian Konspiracy

Episode 26

Arden and Will share the tall and trashy tales of today's news! First they dump on B.o.B's GoFundMe page to prove that his dumb flat earth theory is correct. They also explore the Stone Age civilization that is somehow surviving without fire, hamburgers, and Game of Thrones in our modern day world. Best of all, they dig into the conspiracy (or "Konspiracy") that the triple Kardashian pregnancy is part of Kris Jenner's master plan. Be very scared.

 

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The Most Painful Insect Sting & Thrift Store Treasures

The Most Painful Insect Sting & Thrift Store Treasures

Episode 25

This week, Arden and Will tell you which creatures rank highest on the most painful stings, and what you should do if you get attacked (hint: scream). They also share stories of strange objects stuck in strange parts of the body, like the corn ball shoved in Will's nose. Lastly, they reveal accidental treasures that were found in very ordinary places, such as the Declaration of Independence, gold coins, and "Who the fuck is Jackson Pollock?"

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Let's Go On A Treasure Hunt!

 

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Drunk Personalities & Dogs On Your Dead Body

Drunk Personalities & Dogs On Your Dead Body

Episode 24

Arden and Will introduce you to the failed Starbucks robber who is suing a Good Samaritan for stopping his crime. Also find out if you're scientifically an Ernest Hemingway, a Mary Poppins, a Nutty Professor, or a Mr. Hyde when you're drunk. Then discover why your dog is the most likely pet to eat your face once you're dead. So much for being a good boy...

Send us your adulting questions at crashonmycouchshow@gmail.com or call (424) 26-COUCH!

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That dog definitely just wants to eat your face

That dog definitely just wants to eat your face

Go Science!

Animals are Badasses

 

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Say No to Pharma Bro & Badass Ninja Houses

Say No to Pharma Bro & Badass Ninja Houses

Episode 23

This week, Arden and Will share more fascinating discoveries from the Internet! First, they explain why Martin Shkreli (aka the Voldemort of the human race) should be kept in jail forever - and not the nice celebrity one. Then learn about the awesome ninja house that would be a parkour lover's delight, but our worst nightmare. Finally, find out why you can blame your allergies on the night when Mom and Dad conceived you.

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WTF Japan?!

Piccadilly Espionage & Killer Graveyard Shifts

Piccadilly Espionage & Killer Graveyard Shifts

Episode 22

This week, Arden and Will try to save your life! First they explain why you shouldn't shoot bullets at a hurricane (we know that's on your to-do list). Then they unveil the actually true conspiracy about the CIA's "heart attack gun" and the secret spy weapon of the poisonous umbrella that took a man's life. Finally, learn why you should think twice before checking your phone at bedtime, and especially when you agree to that graveyard shift.

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Beware of the umbrella...

Beware of the umbrella...

Conspiracy Camp

Go Science!

 

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Sex Drives, Unmotivated Boyfriends & Poopy Tinder Dates

Sex Drives, Unmotivated Boyfriends & Poopy Tinder Dates

Episode 21

This week, Arden and Will answer your adulting questions! How can you satisfy your own libido when your partner doesn't want sex? How often should you vacuum? How do you help your boyfriend if he's in a rut? They tackle these dilemmas and more! - but not without first discussing the amazing Tinder date that ended with a lady stuck in a window after trying to toss out her poo.

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Also...

Sending love to all the victims of Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma! Thoughts & prayers also go out to anyone who will be affected by Hurricane Katia and Hurricane Jose.

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Eyeball Sunscreen & Karats on Carrots

Eyeball Sunscreen & Karats on Carrots

Episode 20


This week, Arden and Will rant about dumb people wearing sunscreen on their eyes to see the eclipse, followed by an intense debate on whether sunscreen for the eyeballs could really exist. They also reveal how likely you'll go to the gym if Amazon gift cards are involved, and share a touching story about how a vegetable helped rediscover a long lost engagement ring.

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Spongebob Theory, Creepy Smiles & the Vegetarian Plague

Spongebob Theory, Creepy Smiles & the Vegetarian Plague

Episode 18

This week, Arden and Will are getting a little dark...First, they debate which Spongebob Squarepants characters fit the seven deadly sins (and Arden expresses her general obsession for the cartoon). Then they explain the science behind smiling so you don't creep out someone, unlike Christopher Walken or Tom Cruise. Finally, they reveal the Lone Star tick that could make us all vegetarians.

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Have you seen the Lone Star tick? Photo courtesy of CDC/ Dr. Amanda Loftis, Dr. William Nicholson, Dr. Will Reeves, Dr. Chris Paddock

Have you seen the Lone Star tick? Photo courtesy of CDC/ Dr. Amanda Loftis, Dr. William Nicholson, Dr. Will Reeves, Dr. Chris Paddock