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Pop Fury invites improvisors, stand ups and actors from the Chicago comedy scene to celebrate--and savage--pop culture and current events.

Latest Episodes

173: Erica Reid and Rebecca Hanson

ERICA REID (@drunkmonkeyshow) and REBECCA HANSON (@phunkybeck) give PopFury the full cross-country catch up! They talk about American Girl’s Logan doll, Rebecca’s South Dakota experiences, Erica’s trio of kittens and, naturally, Loretta Lynn’s ranch. SHOW NOTES 0:00 Intro 1:40 Rebecca and Erica share how they spent their (non-romantic) Valentine’s Day. 3:40 Erica just got THREE new kittens. They are destroying her home. They even their own Twitter: @3kttns 9:35 Rebecca helped run the Winter Dance Party in Clear Lake, Iowa. Sammy wonders what rider demands Erica and Rebecca would have. 16:45 Rebecca did not care for her experiences in South Dakota’s restaurants, airports or truck stops. 23:00 Erica is going to Tennessee to visit the Loretta Lynn Ranch. The ladies share what they still NEED to do in their lives. 28:15 Even though her knees are sharp and janky, Erica is doing her first half-marathon in Vermont 32:15 Rebecca and her husband are moving to Los Angeles. 37:20 An 80-y...

53 MIN2017 FEB 21
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173: Erica Reid and Rebecca Hanson

172: Alex Trepka and Andy Junk

EALEX TREPKA and ANDY JUNK share afew words of wisdom and many words of nonsense on PopFury! They talk about furniture shopping, winning back the heart of your amnesiac lover, the bucket lists of their 10-year-old selves and Alex's cinematic triumph, "AKA Bad Boy 2" SHOW NOTES 0:00 Intro 1:15 Andy and his wife just went furniture shopping. He enjoys home improvement projects on their new home even though he has no idea what he is doing. Andy doesn’t have a junk room for all the instruments he doesn’t know how to play. 13:10 A woman suffered from amnesia and forgot her boyfriend. Sammy wants to know how Andy would woo Jenn back if that happened to him. 20:35 They wonder what they would tell their younger selves if they could send advice back in time. 26:55 A 10-year old girl’s bucket list has gone viral. Andy and Alex share what their 10-year-old bucket lists would have been. Andy had a very specific fantasy as a child. 38:30 Alex met his current girlfriend through Bumble. Sammy as...

61 MIN2017 FEB 13
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172: Alex Trepka and Andy Junk

171: Mandy Sellers and Erin Goldsmith

EMANDY SELLERS and ERIN GOLDSMITH brutally enforce the "no smoking" policy in Penthouse Studio 4W! They talk about their upcoming weddings, the Jerry Maguire video store, their tempers and one very epic bus brawl... SHOW NOTES 0:00 Intro 1:45 Both Erin and Mandy are getting married soon! Sammy wants to know how they met their fellas, when they knew they dug them and their proposal stories. 12:15 They are doing a joint bachelorette party in New Orleans. Sammy wonders if you can be in a relationship too long before getting married. 18:25 Mandy recently started working with a personal trainer. 20:55 Erin is happy a bunch of “murder shows” are on Netflix. She once wanted to be a forensic scientist. 25:15 A LA video store is only stocking Jerry Maguire VHS tapes you cannot rent. Sammy wonders if Erin and Mandy would have been friends in high school. 30:25 Erin, who is from Long Island, and Mandy, who is from nowhere specific in Canada, are both getting married in Chicago. 31:55 A woman ...

57 MIN2017 JAN 24
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171: Mandy Sellers and Erin Goldsmith

170: Molly Wilbanks Anderson

EMOLLY WILBANKS ANDERSON (website) returns to PopFury to talk about "the worst year" she's had as an actor, living in Los Angeles, what she misses in Chicago, and a fleeting experience ata LA Scientology center. SHOW NOTES 0:00 Intro 1:30Molly was last on PopFury waaaaay back on episode 3. Sammy sees if there are any updates to the show notes about her personal life from back then. “It’s easy to focus on the wrong things when you live in L.A.” 9:30 Sammy calls bullshit when Molly says she’s coming off the worst year she’s had as an actor. 13:30 She appeared on Celebrity Name Game with Sarpy County People’s Choice Award winnerEddie Mujica. She blames Jane Kaczmarek for their loss. 19:30 Molly turned down being a contestant on a “race car game show” “I dress like a boy and I love it.” 21:15Two strangers who were “very L.A.” approached her on the street and said her dog should be in the movies. Molly tries to explain L.A. fashion. 25:20 Molly is in Chicago for a wedding. She...

56 MIN2017 JAN 20
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170: Molly Wilbanks Anderson

169: Jimmy Pennington and Rosie Moan

EJIMMY PENNINGTON and ROSIE MOAN bicker and banter...then get real as shit on the newest PopFury.The first hour they vulgarly chat about the Women's March on Washington, Silence Retreats, Red Line EL confrontations and the new Monopoly pieces. Then they pivot into an honest and in-depth discussion of sexual harassment, misogyny and theater polices in the Chicago improv community. SHOW NOTES 0:00 Intro 1:15 Jimmy quit smoking...and replaced it chewing tobacco. He’s also way into working out now. Rosie and Sammy dive into his addictive personality. 8:20 Jimmy has quit Twitter and cable news in the wake of the election. Jimmy goes on a long Vietnam War jeremiad. “I’m trying to remain positive because I feel like a real shit…” 16:00Rosie is attending the Women’s March on Washington this weekend...but not really due to poor planning. 20:00 Jimmy is considering attending a 10-day non-verbal silent camp retreat. 25:00 Rosie and her boyfriend Ben slept on an uneven bed for 2 years. “I...

87 MIN2017 JAN 17
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169: Jimmy Pennington and Rosie Moan

168: John Sabine and Jamison Webb

EJOHN SABINE (@jsabine214) and JAMISON "JT" WEBB(@jamisonwebb) road trip to the PopFury Podcast! The talk about getting burgled at XSport, John's recent passing, Jamison's retracted "rebranding effort" in high school, and possible names for their kids. SHOW NOTES 0:00 Intro 0:55 Jamison recently celebrated his 31st birthday. Folks have never appraised him as his actual age. 3:45 Both JT and John have had their lockers was robbed at XSport. They recount their trials and tribulations getting new IDs. 15:45 Sammy and John celebrate Jamo’s 7-month wedding anniversary and wonder how the new marriage is going. “It was a war of attrition on both our parts. And we finally were just like, ‘Hey, I think we really like each other.’” 18:15 John loves online dating. Both John and J-Webb describe how they met their current significant others. 23:00 Sammy informs John Sabine that he passed away in 1997 and his body was only recently discovered. “To be fair, ‘Mystery Skeleton’ is so apropos ...

47 MIN2017 JAN 12
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168: John Sabine and Jamison Webb

167: Week From Hell (Part 2)

ELast episode, SAMMY TAMIMI thought his week from hell was over...then spent 3 days in the Illinois Mason Intensive Care Unit over New Year's weekend. He shares everything that went down that weekend. Ambulance ride for 1/6 of a mile! ICU: What lovely pale cheeks I have! ICU: the corner toilet taunts me Fancy new wheel chairs! Thanks for listening! If you enjoyed this episode of the PopFury Podcast, please subscribe and rate us on iTunes or Stitcher! You can also listen to PopFury on Google Play Music!

58 MIN2017 JAN 5
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167: Week From Hell (Part 2)

166: Cynthia Bangert and Ryan Ben

ECYNTHIA BANGERT and RYAN BEN and bear witness to Sammy’s week of hell on the newest PopFury! The fantastic couple also talks about who wonChristmas, a romantic date of overindulgence, getting suckered into adopting 2 cats and Cynthia's sisters! Note: For those of you who want just Cynthia & Ryan, simply jump to 39:00 of the podcast! SHOW NOTES 0:00 Intro 1:05 Ryan, the “owner” of the PopFury podcast gives his Owner’s Statement 3:00 Sammy’s Hell WeekPart One: The Catheter (AKA Ryan's questto pick up Sammy) 16:45 Sammy’sHell Week Part Two: The Nose Tampon (AKA Ryan critiques Sammy’s pick up technique) “One of the thoughts I had on my way back to the hospital...because I was really for sure convinced I was gonna die was--’Was I good in the last show I did?’” 28:35 Sammy’s Hell WeekPart Three: Food Poisoning (AKA Grossed-out Cynthia says “StopFury”) Sammy also recounts all the times he’s gotten stitches in his head. 39:00 Ryan won Christmas over Cynthia with his superior ...

85 MIN2016 DEC 29
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166: Cynthia Bangert and Ryan Ben

165: Star Wars: Rogue One

Reprogrammed Imperial Improv Droid K-11 Tier-8 (KELLEN TERRETT) visits the secret rebel base of Penthouse Studio 4W to talk about Rogue One! We break down the characters and story, fanboy over some stuff and whine about other stuff in this special Star Wars episode! SPOILER WARNING: We talk about the movie, its plot and the characters in detail. Thanks for listening! If you enjoyed this episode of the PopFury Podcast, please subscribe and rate us on iTunes or Stitcher! You can also listen to PopFury on Google Play Music!

65 MIN2016 DEC 23
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165: Star Wars: Rogue One

164: Spencer Hamilton and Pat Niday

ESPENCER HAMILTON and PAT NIDAY bring their music picks and songbird pipes to the PopFury podcast! The risk-averse duo chat about company cover bands, getting grilled by your gal’s pals, Pat almost drowning, Spencer’s awesome high school playlist and, naturally, peeing in weird places. SHOW NOTES 0:00 Intro 1:10 Pat sang at his company’s holiday party. In unrelated news, he received a promotion. (You can listen to Pat’s audition tape at the end of the podcast!) “I had to audition to be in my company-sanctioned cover band for a holiday party...” 6:45 Pat went to a second holiday party where he got grilled by one of his girlfriend’s pals. We discuss being in--and putting someone else in--the hot seat. 12:40 Spencer just turn 28. Sammy thinks he looks very mature for his age. Spencer once took Pat to a wrestling show. 18:00 Spencer is bad at budgeting his time. Pat and Spencer work through their feelings about the Chipmunks. “So, I’m pinned here and I was like, OK, that’s how ...

62 MIN2016 DEC 19
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164: Spencer Hamilton and Pat Niday

Latest Episodes

173: Erica Reid and Rebecca Hanson

ERICA REID (@drunkmonkeyshow) and REBECCA HANSON (@phunkybeck) give PopFury the full cross-country catch up! They talk about American Girl’s Logan doll, Rebecca’s South Dakota experiences, Erica’s trio of kittens and, naturally, Loretta Lynn’s ranch. SHOW NOTES 0:00 Intro 1:40 Rebecca and Erica share how they spent their (non-romantic) Valentine’s Day. 3:40 Erica just got THREE new kittens. They are destroying her home. They even their own Twitter: @3kttns 9:35 Rebecca helped run the Winter Dance Party in Clear Lake, Iowa. Sammy wonders what rider demands Erica and Rebecca would have. 16:45 Rebecca did not care for her experiences in South Dakota’s restaurants, airports or truck stops. 23:00 Erica is going to Tennessee to visit the Loretta Lynn Ranch. The ladies share what they still NEED to do in their lives. 28:15 Even though her knees are sharp and janky, Erica is doing her first half-marathon in Vermont 32:15 Rebecca and her husband are moving to Los Angeles. 37:20 An 80-y...

53 MIN2017 FEB 21
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173: Erica Reid and Rebecca Hanson

172: Alex Trepka and Andy Junk

EALEX TREPKA and ANDY JUNK share afew words of wisdom and many words of nonsense on PopFury! They talk about furniture shopping, winning back the heart of your amnesiac lover, the bucket lists of their 10-year-old selves and Alex's cinematic triumph, "AKA Bad Boy 2" SHOW NOTES 0:00 Intro 1:15 Andy and his wife just went furniture shopping. He enjoys home improvement projects on their new home even though he has no idea what he is doing. Andy doesn’t have a junk room for all the instruments he doesn’t know how to play. 13:10 A woman suffered from amnesia and forgot her boyfriend. Sammy wants to know how Andy would woo Jenn back if that happened to him. 20:35 They wonder what they would tell their younger selves if they could send advice back in time. 26:55 A 10-year old girl’s bucket list has gone viral. Andy and Alex share what their 10-year-old bucket lists would have been. Andy had a very specific fantasy as a child. 38:30 Alex met his current girlfriend through Bumble. Sammy as...

61 MIN2017 FEB 13
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172: Alex Trepka and Andy Junk

171: Mandy Sellers and Erin Goldsmith

EMANDY SELLERS and ERIN GOLDSMITH brutally enforce the "no smoking" policy in Penthouse Studio 4W! They talk about their upcoming weddings, the Jerry Maguire video store, their tempers and one very epic bus brawl... SHOW NOTES 0:00 Intro 1:45 Both Erin and Mandy are getting married soon! Sammy wants to know how they met their fellas, when they knew they dug them and their proposal stories. 12:15 They are doing a joint bachelorette party in New Orleans. Sammy wonders if you can be in a relationship too long before getting married. 18:25 Mandy recently started working with a personal trainer. 20:55 Erin is happy a bunch of “murder shows” are on Netflix. She once wanted to be a forensic scientist. 25:15 A LA video store is only stocking Jerry Maguire VHS tapes you cannot rent. Sammy wonders if Erin and Mandy would have been friends in high school. 30:25 Erin, who is from Long Island, and Mandy, who is from nowhere specific in Canada, are both getting married in Chicago. 31:55 A woman ...

57 MIN2017 JAN 24
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171: Mandy Sellers and Erin Goldsmith

170: Molly Wilbanks Anderson

EMOLLY WILBANKS ANDERSON (website) returns to PopFury to talk about "the worst year" she's had as an actor, living in Los Angeles, what she misses in Chicago, and a fleeting experience ata LA Scientology center. SHOW NOTES 0:00 Intro 1:30Molly was last on PopFury waaaaay back on episode 3. Sammy sees if there are any updates to the show notes about her personal life from back then. “It’s easy to focus on the wrong things when you live in L.A.” 9:30 Sammy calls bullshit when Molly says she’s coming off the worst year she’s had as an actor. 13:30 She appeared on Celebrity Name Game with Sarpy County People’s Choice Award winnerEddie Mujica. She blames Jane Kaczmarek for their loss. 19:30 Molly turned down being a contestant on a “race car game show” “I dress like a boy and I love it.” 21:15Two strangers who were “very L.A.” approached her on the street and said her dog should be in the movies. Molly tries to explain L.A. fashion. 25:20 Molly is in Chicago for a wedding. She...

56 MIN2017 JAN 20
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170: Molly Wilbanks Anderson

169: Jimmy Pennington and Rosie Moan

EJIMMY PENNINGTON and ROSIE MOAN bicker and banter...then get real as shit on the newest PopFury.The first hour they vulgarly chat about the Women's March on Washington, Silence Retreats, Red Line EL confrontations and the new Monopoly pieces. Then they pivot into an honest and in-depth discussion of sexual harassment, misogyny and theater polices in the Chicago improv community. SHOW NOTES 0:00 Intro 1:15 Jimmy quit smoking...and replaced it chewing tobacco. He’s also way into working out now. Rosie and Sammy dive into his addictive personality. 8:20 Jimmy has quit Twitter and cable news in the wake of the election. Jimmy goes on a long Vietnam War jeremiad. “I’m trying to remain positive because I feel like a real shit…” 16:00Rosie is attending the Women’s March on Washington this weekend...but not really due to poor planning. 20:00 Jimmy is considering attending a 10-day non-verbal silent camp retreat. 25:00 Rosie and her boyfriend Ben slept on an uneven bed for 2 years. “I...

87 MIN2017 JAN 17
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169: Jimmy Pennington and Rosie Moan

168: John Sabine and Jamison Webb

EJOHN SABINE (@jsabine214) and JAMISON "JT" WEBB(@jamisonwebb) road trip to the PopFury Podcast! The talk about getting burgled at XSport, John's recent passing, Jamison's retracted "rebranding effort" in high school, and possible names for their kids. SHOW NOTES 0:00 Intro 0:55 Jamison recently celebrated his 31st birthday. Folks have never appraised him as his actual age. 3:45 Both JT and John have had their lockers was robbed at XSport. They recount their trials and tribulations getting new IDs. 15:45 Sammy and John celebrate Jamo’s 7-month wedding anniversary and wonder how the new marriage is going. “It was a war of attrition on both our parts. And we finally were just like, ‘Hey, I think we really like each other.’” 18:15 John loves online dating. Both John and J-Webb describe how they met their current significant others. 23:00 Sammy informs John Sabine that he passed away in 1997 and his body was only recently discovered. “To be fair, ‘Mystery Skeleton’ is so apropos ...

47 MIN2017 JAN 12
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168: John Sabine and Jamison Webb

167: Week From Hell (Part 2)

ELast episode, SAMMY TAMIMI thought his week from hell was over...then spent 3 days in the Illinois Mason Intensive Care Unit over New Year's weekend. He shares everything that went down that weekend. Ambulance ride for 1/6 of a mile! ICU: What lovely pale cheeks I have! ICU: the corner toilet taunts me Fancy new wheel chairs! Thanks for listening! If you enjoyed this episode of the PopFury Podcast, please subscribe and rate us on iTunes or Stitcher! You can also listen to PopFury on Google Play Music!

58 MIN2017 JAN 5
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167: Week From Hell (Part 2)

166: Cynthia Bangert and Ryan Ben

ECYNTHIA BANGERT and RYAN BEN and bear witness to Sammy’s week of hell on the newest PopFury! The fantastic couple also talks about who wonChristmas, a romantic date of overindulgence, getting suckered into adopting 2 cats and Cynthia's sisters! Note: For those of you who want just Cynthia & Ryan, simply jump to 39:00 of the podcast! SHOW NOTES 0:00 Intro 1:05 Ryan, the “owner” of the PopFury podcast gives his Owner’s Statement 3:00 Sammy’s Hell WeekPart One: The Catheter (AKA Ryan's questto pick up Sammy) 16:45 Sammy’sHell Week Part Two: The Nose Tampon (AKA Ryan critiques Sammy’s pick up technique) “One of the thoughts I had on my way back to the hospital...because I was really for sure convinced I was gonna die was--’Was I good in the last show I did?’” 28:35 Sammy’s Hell WeekPart Three: Food Poisoning (AKA Grossed-out Cynthia says “StopFury”) Sammy also recounts all the times he’s gotten stitches in his head. 39:00 Ryan won Christmas over Cynthia with his superior ...

85 MIN2016 DEC 29
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166: Cynthia Bangert and Ryan Ben

165: Star Wars: Rogue One

Reprogrammed Imperial Improv Droid K-11 Tier-8 (KELLEN TERRETT) visits the secret rebel base of Penthouse Studio 4W to talk about Rogue One! We break down the characters and story, fanboy over some stuff and whine about other stuff in this special Star Wars episode! SPOILER WARNING: We talk about the movie, its plot and the characters in detail. Thanks for listening! If you enjoyed this episode of the PopFury Podcast, please subscribe and rate us on iTunes or Stitcher! You can also listen to PopFury on Google Play Music!

65 MIN2016 DEC 23
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165: Star Wars: Rogue One

164: Spencer Hamilton and Pat Niday

ESPENCER HAMILTON and PAT NIDAY bring their music picks and songbird pipes to the PopFury podcast! The risk-averse duo chat about company cover bands, getting grilled by your gal’s pals, Pat almost drowning, Spencer’s awesome high school playlist and, naturally, peeing in weird places. SHOW NOTES 0:00 Intro 1:10 Pat sang at his company’s holiday party. In unrelated news, he received a promotion. (You can listen to Pat’s audition tape at the end of the podcast!) “I had to audition to be in my company-sanctioned cover band for a holiday party...” 6:45 Pat went to a second holiday party where he got grilled by one of his girlfriend’s pals. We discuss being in--and putting someone else in--the hot seat. 12:40 Spencer just turn 28. Sammy thinks he looks very mature for his age. Spencer once took Pat to a wrestling show. 18:00 Spencer is bad at budgeting his time. Pat and Spencer work through their feelings about the Chipmunks. “So, I’m pinned here and I was like, OK, that’s how ...

62 MIN2016 DEC 19
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164: Spencer Hamilton and Pat Niday