June 30th, 2018

Show #724

Tippi Toes – Primus
Do The Bartman – The Simpsons
School Day – The Simpsons
Born Under A Bad Sign – The Simpsons
Moanin’ Lisa Blues – The Simpsons
Deep, Deep Trouble – The Simpsons
God Bless The Child – The Simpsons
I Love To See You Smile – The Simpsons
Springfield Soul Stew – The Simpsons
Look At All Those Idiots – The Simpsons
Sibling Rivalry – The Simpsons
1988 Crystal Light National Aerobic Championship Theme – Ty Parr
RC Cola And Moon Pie – “Big Bill” Lister
Slide It In – Whitesnake
Youpi Ya Tamouré – Danyel Gérard
Left Right Left – Mickie James & Ying Yang Twins
Who Me? – Buckethead

Featuring: Dustin Wilmes & Juston Cline

This episode of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with Mike Reiss. Mike is best known as a longtime writer and producer for the TV show The Simpsons. He’s also written for shows like ALF, It’s Garry Shandling’s Show, The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, and co-created The Critic. During the show he discussed the longevity of The Simpsons, what it’s like behind the scenes when writing the show, and his new book “Springfield Confidential: Jokes, Secrets, and Outright Lies from a Lifetime Writing for The Simpsons.” Find it at a bookstore near you!

During the rest of the show we argued the pros and cons of the fanny pack making a comeback, spoke with local celebrity Stunt Monkey about Harley Davidson moving production overseas, discussed the tips and tricks of competitive hot dog eating, and did The Bartman! Whoa, mama!