Podcasting icons Julie Klausner (Difficult People) and Tom Scharpling (The Best Show) team up for a fun show where they have fun and you have fun and everybody has fun. Each week, Tom and Julie careen through the best and worst of pop culture, giving the business to blockhead celebrities, rescuing shoddy podcasts, exploring obscure American subcultures, watching clips from the classics (The Munsters, Pee Wee’s Big Adventure, etc), and hanging out with amazing guests, all in the name of keepi ...
What is The Best Show? It used to be The Best Show On WFMU for thirteen years. Now we are on our own and making our way through the world! The show is comedy, call-ins, music and fun. It's Scharpling and Wurster and everyone else! Tell your friends that we're back and we're coming for your children!
Join Tom Scharpling (The Best Show) for 236 episodes of the ultimate Friends recap podcast!
Best Show Gems: The Best Of The Best Show On WFMU is a twice-monthly podcast featuring highlights from the full radio show. Classic Scharpling and Wurster calls, amazing phone-ins, random weirdness and more! It's a perfect way for a beginner to get on board, or for a longtime fan to look back and remember when.
The Best Show On WFMU is now The Best Podcast On WFMU! Join Tom Scharpling as he journeys through the treacherous and hi-larious world of open phones, bizarre fake guests, and even more disturbing real guests. The podcast is all of the Mirth and Mayhem, but none of the Music!
New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Tom gets a call from Morty in Lower West Newbridge!
HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY! Legendary actress Jackie Hoffman (Feud, Difficult People, Fiddler on the Roof) joins Tom and Julie for a salute to moms, including the Texas mom who hired a hitman to kill her daughter's cheerleading rival, the Pennsylvania mom who deep faked her daughter's cheerleading rivals to frame them for vaping and sexting, the mom in the…
Welcome back to Meet My Friends The Friends, the ultimate Friends recap podcast. Today, the ninety-seventh episode of Friends is discussed.
Welcome back to Meet My Friends The Friends, the ultimate Friends recap podcast. Today, the ninety-sixth episode of Friends is discussed.
The pet peeves that you know you gotta be better than... The little thing that drives you up the wall... It's all on the line in this classic Best Show! Plus, Tom gets a call from BLAKE IN LOWER NEWBRIDGE HEIGHTS and so much more!
WHO WOULD YOU FREAKY FRIDAY WITH?! The question of the ages is answered in this episode! Plus, a call from the legend himself, PHILLY BOY ROY and so much more!
Tom and Julie and Brett attempt to book guests in real time, frantically texting everyone they know and learning a thing or two about friendship in the process. The good news is, this episode features nine very special guests who had no advance warning they were going to be on the show! Plus all the talk you crave about McCabe & Mrs. Miller, the eg…
New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Tom gets a call from Todd L in Newbridge (A.K.A. The Newbridge Stinkler)!
Hear the epic conclusion of the Top 50 Mascots! Will your favorites make the cut? Plus, LOSING YOUR COOL! Tales of complete meltdown and lost temper! Rockabilly Legend CHICKY CATONA calls in! And much more!!!
Elon Musk on SNL, Ben Shapiro at Home Depot, Jerry Seinfeld Private Detective! It's a brand new Double Threat with Tom and Julie! Plus Jon Daly makes a surprise appearance to brainstorm lyrics to Walter B. Bad and Yakety Vax, Brett crowbars a couple new transitions into the show, and Spencer's Gifts gets LOTS of free advertising! Also Tom and Julie…
WOW! This is a HUGE SHOW!!! Tom and KURT VILE interview J Mascis! Callers narrow down the 50 GREATEST MASCOTS of all time! Tom gets a call from BILL CHIPPERT JR.! Plus, the debut of BEST SHOW BINGO and so much more! Click play and BUCKLE UP, PAL...
The Horror! The Horror! Tom and Julie are joined by Fangoria Editor-In-Chief Phil Nobile Jr for a deep dive into your darkest nightmares: Freddy Krueger's 900 number, The Host, The Exorcist, John Landis, Godzilla vs Kong, The Dawn of the Dead, Trilogy of Terror, John Kassir horror con stories, Happy Death Day, Annabelle, Hereditary, and more. Plus …
Welcome back to Meet My Friends The Friends, the ultimate Friends recap podcast. Today, the ninety-fifth episode of Friends is discussed.
The TOP 50 MASCOTS list gets a few more names! SHERM THROCKMORTON calls Tom to discuss a recent incident at Video Cavern. A CLASSIC BEST SHOW!
NYC downtown legends Ann Magnuson and Lady Bunny join Tom and Julie for the 2nd Annual NYC Fantasy Draft: Underground Edition, battling over top prospects like Richard Hell, Sister Dimension, Yoko Ono, and Kim Gordon. Plus Tom and Julie come up with one of their best ideas yet-- a rock musical adaptation of Breaking Bad called Walter B. Bad. And Th…
Welcome back to Meet My Friends The Friends, the ultimate Friends recap podcast, hosted by Jason Gore & Tom Scharpling! Today Jason & Tom discuss the ninety-fourth episode of Friends.
New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Tom gets a call from Billy Kincaid!
Welcome back to Meet My Friends The Friends, the ultimate Friends recap podcast, hosted by Jason Gore & Tom Scharpling! Today Jason & Tom discuss the ninety-third episode of Friends.
Tom's back with another classic BEST SHOW, counting down the TOP FIFTY MASCOTS OF ALL TIME! Will Gritty make the list? Ya gotta listen to find out!
Tom and Julie line up for a classic clip buffet and chow down on listener submitted clips of Marianne Williamson and James Cameron talking Avatar; The Crypt Keeper's short-lived children's game show; David Lee Roth's political cartoons; the rogue helicopter pilot terrorizing one Charlotte NC man; and an anime-themed Domino's Pizza promotional campa…
Welcome back to Meet My Friends The Friends, the ultimate Friends recap podcast, hosted by Jason Gore! Today Jason discusses the ninety-second episode of Friends.
Welcome back to Meet My Friends The Friends, the ultimate Friends recap podcast, hosted by Jason Gore & Pat Byrne! Today Jason & Pat discuss the ninety-first episode of Friends.
The Best Show is back and the topic is BUILD A COMMERCIAL! Tom announces the pre-order for IT NEVER ENDS, his new book! DARREN FROM WORK checks in!
The Cat Daddy himself JACKSON GALAXY stops by to answer listener cat questions, meet Julie's cat Jimmy Jazz, and go toe-to-toe with Tom the Cat Fixer on the ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY EPISODE OF DOUBLE THREAT! Also Brett makes Jackson Galaxy watch a side-by-side video of his cat Frances and Timothée Chalamet to determine who is the better actor. Plus See…
Welcome back to Meet My Friends The Friends, the ultimate Friends recap podcast, hosted by Pat Byrne & Jason Gore! Today Pat & Jason discuss the ninetieth episode of Friends.
New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Tom gets a call from Tony in Old Newbridge!