2Kevins with Grace & Steel Ep. 31 04/02/16


TOPICS and LINKS

1. Amanda Calls Him Daddy
2. 2nd Half: Garry Shandling’s Influence on Comedy (1h 1m 6s)
3. The Nostalgia Deficit (1h 32m 24s)

Here are some links to stories referred to in the podcast:

AMANDA CALLS HIM DADDY
National Enquirer, Mar. 23, 2016: SHOCKING CLAIMS: Pervy Ted Cruz Caught Cheating — With 5 Secret Mistresses!

Face to Face blog, Mar. 25, 2016: #CruzSexScandal: Culture wars claim another victim, Cruz and his cult

ABC, Nov. 12, 2013: John Edwards and the Mistress: A Breakdown of One of America’s Most Sensational Scandals

The Daily Beast, Mar. 25, 2016: Ted Cruz ‘Affair’ Rumors Peddled by Marco Rubio’s Allies

Mediaite, Mar. 25, 2016: Trump Supporter Derails CNN Segment by Accusing Fellow Guest of Having an Affair With Ted Cruz

Mike Cernovich at Danger & Play, Mar. 27, 2016: How to Spot a Liar: The Case Against Amanda Carpenter

Phil Houston and Don Tennant in Law Newz, Mar. 27, 2016: Experts: Ted Cruz Appears Deceptive in His Response to Sex Scandal Story

Daily Mail, Mar. 28, 2016: I’m not a marriage cheat – but Trump IS: Fury of woman who denies being Ted Cruz’s mistress at video ‘smearing’ her

Blind Gossip, Dec. 14, 2015: Presidential Candidate Affair

CNN, Mar. 29, 2016: Ted Cruz: Trump team planted National Enquirer sex scandal story

Patricia Murphy in The Daily Beast, Aug. 19, 2013: Ted Cruz at Princeton: Creepy, Sometimes Well Liked, and Exactly the Same

Target Liberty, Mar. 25, 2016: Did Ted Cruz Pay Hush Money to Carly Fiorina to Keep News of One Alleged Affair From Going Public?

Conservative Treehouse, Mar. 25, 2016: Texas Lobbyist and Ted Cruz Operative Admits Origin of Campaign To Attack Donald Trump’s Wife…

Conservative Treehouse, Sept. 25, 2015: Whoopsie – Federal Elections Commission Opens Inquiry….

Conservative Treehouse, Mar. 26, 2016: Lyin’ Ted Cruz Campaign Refuses To Give FEC Details of Campaign Loans From Goldman Sachs…

F. H. Buckley in The American Spectator, Mar. 26, 2016: A Sex Scandal? Who Cares?–Reflections on the latest regarding Ted Cruz

The Daily Mail, Jan. 19, 2016: ‘Danger to herself’: What cop thought of Ted Cruz’s wife when he found her sitting on an expressway with her head in her hands 10 years ago

Daily Kos, Feb. 9, 2008: John McCain’s mean, sexist, homophobic joke about Chelsea

Daily Mail, Mar. 29, 2016: Trump MOCKS reporter who claimed campaign manager battered her as he acts out her initial statements while insisting he won’t fire anyone following criminal charge – after Secret Service agent says journalist touched The Donald first

Youtube, Jul. 20, 2015: Don Williams – Amanda (Lyrics in description) – Don Williams Greatest Hits

GARRY SHANDLING’S INFLUENCE ON COMEDY
New York Times, Mar. 24, 2016: Garry Shandling, Star of Groundbreaking Sitcoms, Dies at 66

Vulture, Mar. 24, 2016: Celebrities React to the Death of Garry Shandling

Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee (with Jerry Seinfeld): S7 E4: Garry Shandling–“It’s Great That Garry Shandling Is Still Alive”

Wikipedia: It’s About Time (TV series)

THE NOSTALGIA DEFICIT
The Guardian, Apr. 1, 2016: Patty Duke obituary

Youtube, June 12, 2015: Community – S03E10 /// Baby Boomer Santa

Youtube, Jun. 9, 2010: Sha-Na-Na Live @ Woodstock 1969 At The Hop .mpg

Ryan Landry at Social Matter, Mar. 23, 2016: Weimerica Weekly – Episode 18 – Breaking The Grip Of Weimerica Technology

Youtube, Nov. 22, 2015: A Year of Cinema – Wk. 12 – Seconds

US Weekly, Jul. 21, 2014: Paris Hilton Groups Herself With Albert Einstein, Says Her Sex Tape Scandal Made Her Unable to Trust

Wikipedia: Moore’s law