The All New Dennis Miller Option

The All New Dennis Miller Option Podcast

Join Emmy Award-winning comedian Dennis Miller, his A-list friends, and his “Guy Friday" Christian Bladt each week for their uncensored take on current events, politics, pop culture, and anything else on their minds.

S2 E83: Adam Carolla talks "No Safe Spaces", car racing and more!
Dennis is joined by Adam Carolla to discuss his new film with Dennis Prager, "No Safe Spaces", how we as a society have jumped the shark, the general public's feelings about following rules and regulations, Adam's affinity for race cars and documentaries about them, and much more!   He also talks to Christian and Lindsey about some of the latest poll numbers for President Trump, electric cars, liberals' impact on the economy, an epic Johnny Carson and Ed McMahon on-air interaction, comedian Kenny Moore who...

S2 E83: Adam Carolla talks "No Safe Spaces", car racing and more!
Dennis is joined by Adam Carolla to discuss his new film with Dennis Prager, "No Safe Spaces", how we as a society have jumped the shark, the general public's feelings about following rules and regulations, Adam's affinity for race cars and documentaries about them, and much more!   He also talks to Christian and Lindsey about some of the latest poll numbers for President Trump, electric cars, liberals' impact on the economy, an epic Johnny Carson and Ed McMahon on-air interaction, comedian Kenny Moore who...

S2 E82: Ben Mankiewicz talks Thanksgiving and Christmas movies and more!
Dennis talks to Ben Mankiewicz of TCM about a new book about his uncles Herman and Joseph Mankiewicz, great Thanksgiving and Christmas films, Dennis's guesrt-hosting on TCM throughout November, Martin Scorsese's comments about Marvel movies, Hostess cupcakes and much more. Then, Dennis talks to Christian about seeing Bob Dylan open for the Grateful Dead, how he's not watching the new series of The Crown on Netflix, while making time for The Mandalorian on Disney Plus.Plus, Iron Man transitioning, Sid and M...


S2 E82: Ben Mankiewicz talks Thanksgiving and Christmas movies and more!
Dennis talks to Ben Mankiewicz of TCM about a new book about his uncles Herman and Joseph Mankiewicz, great Thanksgiving and Christmas films, Dennis's guesrt-hosting on TCM throughout November, Martin Scorsese's comments about Marvel movies, Hostess cupcakes and much more. Then, Dennis talks to Christian about seeing Bob Dylan open for the Grateful Dead, how he's not watching the new series of The Crown on Netflix, while making time for The Mandalorian on Disney Plus.Plus, Iron Man transitioning, Sid and M...

S2 E81: The NFL Needs More Rules, Anti-Vaping, Ecological Sins AND...What Made Cee-Lo Cry?
Dennis talks to Christian and Lindsey about how what the NFL needs is more rules and how liberals like rules and stipulations, the anti-vaping movement and Pope Francis considering ecological sins to help combat climate change. He also discusses naming your production company, Michael Apted's "Up" series, Dennis's weekly TCM appearances in November, women showing off cars at car shows, Bob Saget hosting America's Funniest Videos AND...what Made Cee-Lo cry?  This episode is brought to you by our sponsors: B...

S2 E80: The Titanic, new "Charlie's Angels", "The Crown" re-casting and other missteps
The show starts off with Dennis chatting with Lindsey while Christian is running a few minutes late. They all then discuss the new season on "The Crown" on Netflix, walk-in bathtubs, Dennis's fascination with the Titanic, why people loved previous versions of "Charlie's Angels" and not the latest film version. Dennis also talks about books he recently finished : Bret Easton Ellis's "White", "The Contender : The Story of Marlon Brando" by William Mann, and "Glenn Ford : A Life" by his son Peter Ford. Plus, C...


S2 E79: Why you shouldn't watch the impeachment hearings and should watch movies like Ice Station Zebra
Dennis talks to Christian and Lindsey about how he's not watching the impeachment hearings, and you shouldn't either. He also talks about whether or not Joe Biden actually exists, Car 54 Where Are You, Ice Station Zebra, Common, his Edward Scissorhands story he meant to tell last week, a legendary Tony Orlando story Billy Crystal once told him, stealing signs in baseball, Clint Eastwood, the Kwok Brothers and much more! This episode is brought to you by our sponsors: Vincero Watches: Vincero Watches creat...

S2 E79: Why you shouldn't watch the impeachment hearings and should watch movies like Ice Station Zebra
Dennis talks to Christian and Lindsey about how he's not watching the impeachment hearings, and you shouldn't either. He also talks about whether or not Joe Biden actually exists, Car 54 Where Are You, Ice Station Zebra, Common, his Edward Scissorhands story he meant to tell last week, a legendary Tony Orlando story Billy Crystal once told him, stealing signs in baseball, Clint Eastwood, the Kwok Brothers and much more! This episode is brought to you by our sponsors: Vincero Watches: Vincero Watches creat...

S2 E78: Joe Elliott of Def Leppard discusses Down N Outz
Def Leppard singer Joe Elliott calls in from Dublin to discuss his side project Down N Outz, who have a new album out called "This is How We Roll". Joe discusses the rest of the band, their recording process and why they decided to do an album almost entirely made up of new songs. He also discusses the resurgence Def Leppard is experiencing in recent years, and the importance of MTV in the band's heyday. He and Dennis also discuss The Who, David Bowie and Mick Ronson, Joe searching for Little Richard in the...


S2 E77: Kentucky Governor's race, A Supermarket in Cape Girardeau, Hunt's Ketchup and more!
Dennis gives his thoughts about the election results in Kentucky, then talks to Christian and Lindsey about having a gig in Fresno this week with a meet and greet afterwards, which leads to a story about the time Dennis made a public appearance at a supermarket in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. That leads to a discussion of the greatness of Rush Limbaugh as a broadcaster, Matt Drudge and Al Franken. He also talks about the old CNBC show, working for the NFL, Orson Welles, Robert Smith of The Cure, running into J...

S2 E77: Kentucky Governor's race, A Supermarket in Cape Girardeau, Hunt's Ketchup and more!
Dennis gives his thoughts about the election results in Kentucky, then talks to Christian and Lindsey about having a gig in Fresno this week with a meet and greet afterwards, which leads to a story about the time Dennis made a public appearance at a supermarket in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. That leads to a discussion of the greatness of Rush Limbaugh as a broadcaster, Matt Drudge and Al Franken. He also talks about the old CNBC show, working for the NFL, Orson Welles, Robert Smith of The Cure, running into J...

S2 E76: Around the World in 60 minutes
Dennis is back after a month traveling Asia and shares with Christian and Lindsey some of what he saw during his time in Japan, China, India and Sri Lanka, from wagering on cricket fighting to the Bridge on the River Kwai. This episode is brought to you by our sponsor: Brickhouse: Field of Greens is an easy way for you to add fruits and vegetables to your daily routine, without spending hours in the produce section, hiring a home chef or taking cheap supplements. One scoop delivers a full serving of fruit...


S2 E75: Gene Simmons on the End of The Road Tour, Why People Love Trees, and More!
Dennis is joined in studio by Gene Simmons, who talks about the Kiss End of The Road Tour, where his creative spark came from, the internet and the wealth of knowledge it provides, why humans love trees and closely trimmed lawns, Andy Warhol, motivational public speaking, Kiss caskets, and why he has replaced handshakes with fist bumps. Plus Dennis listens to your voicemails and talks to Christian and Lindsey about the mini Statue of Liberty in France, other people in showbiz named Dennis and much more! Thi...

S2 E75: Gene Simmons on the End of The Road Tour, Why People Love Trees, and More!
Dennis is joined in studio by Gene Simmons, who talks about the Kiss End of The Road Tour, where his creative spark came from, the internet and the wealth of knowledge it provides, why humans love trees and closely trimmed lawns, Andy Warhol, motivational public speaking, Kiss caskets, and why he has replaced handshakes with fist bumps. Plus Dennis listens to your voicemails and talks to Christian and Lindsey about the mini Statue of Liberty in France, other people in showbiz named Dennis and much more! Thi...

S2 E74: Illeana Douglas On Acting and Film
Dennis is joined by actress Illeana Douglas who discusses her current series “Goliath” on Amazon Prime, including working with Billy Bob Thornton and Dennis Quaid. They also discus Illeana's relationship with her grandfather, Oscar-winner Melvyn Douglas, the greatness of John Frankenheimer, Brando’s “Island of Dr. Moreau” with Val Kilmer, the unique comedic stylings of Jerry Lewis, and onset etiquette and faux pas. This episode is brought to you by our sponsor: Brickhouse: Field of Greens is an easy way f...


S2 E73: Cleaning out the Voicemail Box - Volume Two
Dennis talks to Christian and Lindsey about getting more involved in guest bookings, Andy Garcia, Tom Hanks, and more. They also clean out the voicemail box, listening to messages about sounding glum on the podcast, people who think show business is important, clean out the voicemail box, taking calls about yoga, Dave Chappelle, Orson Bean, Bowie, and recommendations for documentaries, books and guests!   This episode is brought to you by our sponsor: Omax: If you’re looking to relieve your muscle and join...

S2 E72: "One Lucky Fan" author Rich O'Malley, Cape Fear, Fawlty Towers, Thor's Hammer and more!
Dennis chats with author Rich O'Malley about his book, “One Lucky Fan: From Bleachers to Box Seats, Chasing the Ultimate Sports Dream to Visit All 123 MLB, NBA, NFL & NHL Teams”. They also discuss some of the more memorable venues he visited, fans that he met along the way, attending a Michigan-Ohio State game, and the state of basketball for New York fans. Dennis also talks to Christian and Lindsey about climate alarmism, genetically modified food, both film versions of "Cape Fear", British Comedy troupe ...

S2 E71: Bill Burr discusses his new Netflix special “Paper Tiger”
Dennis is joined by comedian Bill Burr, who talks about filming his new Netflix special “Paper Tiger” at Royal Albert Hall in London. They also talk about a woman who jumped into a lion’s den, the Me Too movement, how our Cancel Culture drives people to scour social media looking for mistakes, male femininists, millennials, how people today aren’t as sensitive as the media would have you think and much more! This episode is brought to you by our sponsor: -Candid Co:  Candid’s aligners can help straighten yo...


S2 E70: Comedian Nick DiPaolo on Trudeau, Antonio Brown, Biden and Much More!
Dennis is joined by comedian Nick DiPaolo, who talks about Justin Trudeau's recently-unearthed blackface photos, the Patriots cutting Antonio Brown, Joe Biden, Elizabeth Warren, Glenn Beck, Dave Chappelle's most recent special, NBC firing Shane Gillis from SNL and more!  Then, Dennis chats with Christian about global cooling, getting into an e-mail war with Norman Mailer, Johnny Carson writing about him, Richard Dreyfuss and Elizabeth Montgomery of "Bewitched" fame. This episode is brought to you by our spo...

S2 E69: Comedian Jim Florentine talks Crank Yankers, Comedy Notebooks, Being a Kreep And More!
Dennis is joined by comedian Jim Florentine who talks about his career over the past thirty years, getting started, not sucking up, being his own boss, Crank Yankers, his latest special "I Got The House", the upcoming Kreeps with Kids tour, how no comics used to talk about politics,  heavy metal , and how much Jim enoyed Dennis on Monday Night Football  Dennis also talks to Christian about one of the greatest pieces of video of all time : Artie Lange on Joe Buck's HBO interview show, eating at the NYC resta...

S2 E68: Jim Breuer Discusses Opening for Metallica, Dave Chappelle, SNL firing Shane Gillis and more!
Comedian Jim Breuer joins Dennis in studio to talk about going out on tour with Metallica and what it was like to perform to thousands of metalheads, recording his new comedy album in Portland, the reaction to Dave Chappelle's latest comedy special and SNL's decision to fire Shane Gillis after only four days. Jim also talks about performing as part of residencies, doing comedy on a cruise, interviewing Jerry Seinfeld, his time at SNL what an important part of his life Norm MacDonald has been and much more!...


S2 E67: Impeachment, Living Inside Out, Listening Fezzes and more (with Fard Muhammad)
Dennis, Christian and Lindsey are joined in studio by show announcer Fard Muhammad, discussing Joe Biden's abilities, Democrats' accelerated efforts towards impeachment,  Dennis being generally happier paying less attention to the news and how he doesn't think the future is going to be much brighter than right now. There's also talk about treating vape cigarettes as more dangerous than regular ones, chain restaurants, the scheduling of Election Day, "Hart to Hart", and whether or not it actually helps to dr...

S2 E67: Impeachment, Living Inside Out, Listening Fezzes and more (with Fard Muhammad)
Dennis, Christian and Lindsey are joined in studio by show announcer Fard Muhammad, discussing Joe Biden's abilities, Democrats' accelerated efforts towards impeachment,  Dennis being generally happier paying less attention to the news and how he doesn't think the future is going to be much brighter than right now. There's also talk about treating vape cigarettes as more dangerous than regular ones, chain restaurants, the scheduling of Election Day, "Hart to Hart", and whether or not it actually helps to dr...

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S2 E66: The Opioid Crisis (with "Last Day" host Stephanie Wittels Wachs
Dennis is joined in studio by Stephanie Wittels Wachs who hosts Westwood One's "Last Day" podcast about the Opioid Crisis.  She discusses how her brother, writer-comedian Harris Wittels died of an overdose, how the podcast focuses on humanizing the people involved in the opioid crisis by focusing on the last day of their lives, some of the ways that we can stop it, help treat addiction and how it impacts the whole family....


S2 E65: Ken Burns talks "Country Music"
Dennis is joined by filmmaker Ken Burns to discuss his latest PBS series, "Country Music", and how it focuses on music about the people who built America, how it is a hybrid of several musical styles, some of the biggest performers in the genre, its role in the proliferation of broadcasting, some of the interviews Ken conducted for the series and much more! This episode is brought to you by our sponsors: Annuity Do's and Don'ts for Baby Boomers -  For some of us, retirement is right  around the corner. Wou...

S2 E65: Ken Burns talks "Country Music"
Dennis is joined by filmmaker Ken Burns to discuss his latest PBS series, "Country Music", and how it focuses on music about the people who built America, how it is a hybrid of several musical styles, some of the biggest performers in the genre, its role in the proliferation of broadcasting, some of the interviews Ken conducted for the series and much more!...

S2 E64: Hypocrisy, the NFL and Justin Trudeau (with Judge Jeannine Pirro)
Dennis chats with Judge Jeannine Pirro about her latest book, “Radicals, Resistance, and Revenge: The Left's Plot to Remake America”, Brett Kavanaugh, the Clintons, John Roberts, William Barr, and whether Amy Coney Barrett will be the next to join the Supreme Court. Dennis also talks to Christian about the hypocrisy in the NFL, the bigger hypocrisy from Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, civil war, Biden, Bernie and Warren and whether or not the Democratic candidates for president should lead a countr...


S2 E63: Ann Coulter on Trump and Democratic Presidential Hopefuls
Dennis is joined by Ann Coulter, who discusses how her opinion of President Trump has evolved over the past three years, what she's most disappointed by, and why he's a far better option than any of the Democratic candidates for president who were on stage for last week's debate. They also discuss how much they both enjoy the way Trump handles himself on Twitter, Beto O'Rourke's plans for gun confiscation and how they feel about Hillary. Then, he talks to Christian and Lindsey about holding up traffic in C...

S2 E63: Ann Coulter on Trump and Democratic Presidential Hopefuls
Dennis is joined by Ann Coulter, who discusses how her opinion of President Trump has evolved over the past three years, what she's most disappointed by, and why he's a far better option than any of the Democratic candidates for president who were on stage for last week's debate. They also discuss how much they both enjoy the way Trump handles himself on Twitter, Beto O'Rourke's plans for gun confiscation and how they feel about Hillary. Then, he talks to Christian and Lindsey about holding up traffic in C...

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S2 E62: Democrats' Debate Reaction; Animal & Nature Rights with Wesley Smith
Dennis talks about switching between the NFL and this past Thursday night's Democratic candidates debate, ranking some of the candidates. He also tries to quantify where the election stands at this point and how people likely won't admit to voting for Trump.  Then, he chats with Wesley Smith of the Discovery Institute about a Dutch doctor who was charged with “forced Euthanasia” of a terminally ill patient, who has now been cleared of those charges and groups who are trying to assign rights to chimpanzees ...


S2 E62: Democrats' Debate Reaction; Animal & Nature Rights with Wesley Smith
Dennis talks about switching between the NFL and this past Thursday night's Democratic candidates debate, ranking some of the candidates. He also tries to quantify where the election stands at this point and how people likely won't admit to voting for Trump.  Then, he chats with Wesley Smith of the Discovery Institute about a Dutch doctor who was charged with “forced Euthanasia” of a terminally ill patient, who has now been cleared of those charges and groups who are trying to assign rights to chimpanzees ...

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S2 E61: Kurt Schlichter Explains Why "Climate Change Is A Hoax"
Dennis talks to Townhall.com Senior Columnist Kurt Schlichter about a piece he wrote called "Climate Change is A Hoax", the recent Ted Cruz-Alyssa Milano debate, Brexit, Chrissy Tiegen and the fact that we used to have an elite that was at least sort of elite.   He also talks discusses the passing of T Boone Pickens, the latest headlines regarding Antonio Brown, banning vaping, Trump firing John Bolton as National Security Advisor and more! This episode is brought to you by or sponsor: Daniel's NYC - By c...

S2 E61: Kurt Schlichter Explains Why "Climate Change Is A Hoax"
Dennis talks to Townhall.com Senior Columnist Kurt Schlichter about a piece he wrote called "Climate Change is A Hoax", the recent Ted Cruz-Alyssa Milano debate, Brexit, Chrissy Tiegen and the fact that we used to have an elite that was at least sort of elite.  He also talks discusses the passing of T Boone Pickens, the latest headlines regarding Antonio Brown, banning vaping, Trump firing John Bolton as National Security Advisor and more! This episode is brought to you by or sponsor: Daniel's NYC - B...

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S2 E60: Performing with Norm and Spade, Debra Messing, Emotional Support Horses and MORE!
Dennis talks to Christian and Lindsey about traveling to and performing with David Spade and Norm MacDonald at the Winstar World Casino in Oklahoma, the popularity of podcasting, having a puppeteer as a wing man, Michael Palin's diaries, home exercise equipment, Popeye's chicken sandwich, President Trump's tweeting habits, Debra Messing wanting to publish the names of Trump supporters in Hollywood, tenure, having a miniature horse as an emotional support animal and more! This episode is brought to you by o...

S2 E59: Chappelle's special, US Open, CNN's climate change town halls and more!
Dennis talks to Christian and Lindsey about the controversy surrounding Dave Chapelle's latest comedy special for Netflix, the US Open, a book he's reading called "One Lucky Fan", Laslo Toth and therapy. He also discusses the Odessa shooting, remembering riots in Paris, Chilean Miners, CNN's 7 hours of town halls about climate change, why it's important to read writers on the other side of the political spectrum from you and more! This episode is brought to you by our sponsor: SimpliSafe - SimpliSafe secu...

S2 E58: Jon Lovitz talks...ACTING!
Dennis sits down to talk to Jon Lovitz about... ACTING! He talks about doing more than 20 plays at UC Irvine, learning Shakespeare, performing at a Renaissance Festival, finding a home at the Groundlings, performing on The Tonight Show, auditioning for SNL where he was originally going to anchor Weekend Update, presenting on the Oscars, taking an acting class taught by Marlon Brando and more!...


S2 E57: Andrew Luck, John Wayne, Norm MacDonald and other great men
Dennis, Christian and Lindsey talk about Labor Day and delivery room etiquette, Colts quarterback Andrew Luck’s decision to retire at the age of 29 and the future of the NFL, millennials valuing patriotism and kids who want socialism, Joe Biden proclaiming himself “not nuts” and Elizabeth Warren drawing larger crowds, the brilliance of Norm MacDonald, John Wayne’s career and more! This episode is brought to you by our sponsors: Plexaderm - Picture your face in the mirror.  Do you see all those wrinkles and...

S2 E56: Jo Koy : Self-Made Comedian and Businessman
Dennis is joined in studio by comedian Jo Koy, whom he met backstage a few weeks ago on "Lights Out with David Spade". Jo talks about growing up in Tacoma and Las Vegas with a Filipino family, and how he got started in comedy thirty years ago, renting out theaters and selling tickets, getting sponsors and how determination and good luck got him onto "Showtime at the Apollo" and BET's "Comic View". He also talks about how excited he was to meet Dennis, and previously meeting Jon Lovitz and Dana Carvey, perfo...

S2 E46: Jo Koy : Self-Made Comedian and Businessman
Dennis is joined in studio by comedian Jo Koy, whom he met backstage a few weeks ago on "Lights Out with David Spade". Jo talks about growing up in Tacoma and Las Vegas with a Filipino family, and how he got started in comedy thirty years ago, renting out theaters and selling tickets, getting sponsors and how determination and good luck got him onto "Showtime at the Apollo" and BET's "Comic View". He also talks about how excited he was to meet Dennis, and previously meeting Jon Lovitz and Dana Carvey, perfo...

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S2 E55: Trump v. Denmark, Biden’s brain surgeon, Thomas Gandy’s War Stories and more!
Dennis talks to Christian and Lindsey about Trump’s reaction to Denmark, his Twitter habits and his treatment by the press compared to Obama. There’s also conversation about the inability of both sides to have a conversation about guns, Jill Biden imploring Democrats to vote for her husband, what his brain surgeon had to say, and Bill deBlasio’s commitment to running for president. He also talks about an Ingmar Bergman biography he’s reading, watching Audrey Hepburn films, model/actress Capucine, comedian...

S2 E54: "The Squad", Antifa, Proud Boys, Greenland, Jay Z and more!
Dennis talks to Christian and Lindsey about how he's come up with a new way to classify "The Squad" and branding problems for both Antifa and the Proud Boys. He discusses the notion that President Trump wants to buy Greenland and tries to understand Jay Z's decision to partner with the NFL. He also discusses how much he enjoyed seeing Sebastian Maniscalco, and that his opener, Pat McGann was very funny too. He also talks more about his appearance on David Spade's show, alongside comedian Jo Koy, some of th...

S2 E53: Epstein’s “Suicide”, Hong Kong protests, Chris Cuomo’s “Fredo” Freak-Out and more!
Dennis talks to Christian and Lindsey about his trip down to LA for an appearance on “Lights Out with David Spade”. They also discuss  Jeffrey Epstein's suicide, the amount of homeless tent cities in Los Angeles, Hong Kong, the viral video of Chris Cuomo freaking out, green cards, an Indian man who pushed his BMW into a river because he wanted a jaguar and much more! This episode is brought to you by our sponsors: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration: Many people are unaware that driving high can...


S2 E52: Jay Leno and $35,000 in a Brown Paper Bag
Dennis is joined in studio by Jay Leno who talks about the upcoming fifth season of his CNBC show “Jay’s Garage”, why he feels like he got out of late night TV at the right time, what he thought of Letterman early in his career, and how he used to plan stage time around a job he had driving Rolls Royces between Boston and New York. He and Dennis also reminisce about the early days and some of the other comedians they worked with, which leads to a surprising conversation about head wounds. Then, Dennis, Chr...

S2 E51: Castros, Bartmen, Huntsmen and more!
In reference to recent events, Dennis talks about how he doesn’t know anything, and people on television who claim to have all the answers don’t look like they have any. He also reacts to Joaquin Castro posting the names and employers of Texans who donated to the Trump campaign, Steve Bartman, a California law designed to make Trump releases his taxes, the latest polling of Democrats running for president in 2020, Val Kilmer as Mark Twain, just what is a ten year treasury note, Jon Huntsman’s warning for Tr...

S2 E50: Baltimore, Mueller, North Korea and more!
Dennis reviews President Trump’s comment on Baltimore being a “rodent-infested mess”, the $16 billion in federal aid Baltimore receives annually, and Trump's attempt to improve inner cities.     He also​ talks about his developing inability to watch war films, Robert Mueller's recent testimony, eye sensitivity after cataract surgery, North Korea launching ballistic missiles and the fact that Andre Agassi never stretches before a match....


S2 E49: Dennis Returns from Greece
Dennis talks about his vacation in Greece and shares the new jokes he wrote while away, including ones on mindfulness, name dropping to natives, and Paul Newman.  He also talks about whether or not Lindsey's laugh is annoying, his cataract surgery, not being able to do Downward Facing Dog, and how Dennis and Christian are suffering from A-O.C.D. and A-O.C.P.D. respectively. Finally, Dennis discusses Norm Macdonald lighting up Bette Midler over her "blackground" comment, Bette Midler refusing to take a phot...

S2 E48: It's Julia Sweeney!
Dennis sits down with his one-time SNL cast-mate Julia Sweeney, who shares stories of starting out at the Groundlings, being cast at SNL, the tremendous impact the show had on pop culture, meeting Norm MacDonald, her one-woman show "Older and Wider", the changes to comedy, and how she's new to social media. She also talks about getting older, becoming an atheist, how she met her husband thanks to a fan letter that his brother sent her, a letter she once wrote to Frank Capra (whom she later met), showing mov...

S2 E47: Straddling Both Worlds with Orson Bean
Dennis continues his conversation with actor, author and raconteur Orson Bean, who talks about meeting the love of his life, his wife actress Alley Mills and how he wore her down until she finally agreed to marry him. He also describes how his faith has gotten stronger over time, and discusses with Dennis the state of political discourse and how today is worse than the time when he was blacklisted. He reminisces about meeting and getting to know his son-in-law Andrew Breitbart, life in Venice, California, h...


S2 E46: Orson Bean discusses getting into show business, life on the blacklist, finding Christianity and more!
Actor, author and raconteur Orson Bean is in studio to talk about his recent stage productions, including "Safe At Home" which is available for free on YouTube. He also talks about his upbringing, how he was a class clown and hated school, entertaining the troops in Japan which led to his getting into show business by developing a magic act and transitioning into comedy at the Blue Angel in the Village.  He talks about his life as a "big Leftie", which meant that figuring that life was unfair, while social...

S2 E45: Bill Hader, Eagles, Mets Ball and More!
Christian fills Dennis in on Lindsey's appearance on the Bladtcast and her time spent working on Loveline with Dr. Drew.  Dennis talks about the genius that is Bill Hader and the upcoming season of Barry.  He also talks about the Eagles Special, The Blue Jean Committee and Big Little Lies. Later Dennis discusses the criticism that Trump faces versus that faced by Obama, the brilliance in the marketing strategy of the BlackBerry, Mets baseball, Pete Alonso and more! This episode is brought to you by our sp...

S2 E44: Epstein & Clinton, Trump as a brand, Mickey Rooney, Mannequin and more!
Dennis gives his read of Jeffrey Epstein and whether there is enough reporting of his ties to Bill Clinton. He also talks about Trump as a brand, Judd Nelson, Brandon Tartikoff, Mickey Rooney’s character in “Breakfast at Tiffany’s”, the film “Mannequin” and more! This episode is brought to you by: Mint Mobile - Mint Mobile provides the same premium network coverage you're used to, but at a fraction of the cost because everything is online.  Mint Mobile saves on retail locations and overhead, then passes th...


S2 E43: Women’s Soccer, Home Run Derby, Advice From David Bowie and more!
Dennis talks about the passing of Ross Perot, the border and The US Women’s Soccer Championship Team’s decision to not go to the White House.  He also talks about some sage-like advice he once got from David Bowie, the Mets Pete Alonso winning the home run derby and much more! This episode is brought to you by: Purple Mattress – The Purple material feels very unique because it’s both firm and soft at the same time – so it keeps everything supported while still feeling really comfortable.  Plus it’s brea...

S2 E42: Democratic Presidential Candidates, Texting While Driving and Other Stupidity
Dennis reacts to Eric Swalwell dropping out of the Democratic presidential sweepstakes, Joe Biden’s debate performance and theorizes on his future in the Democratic race. He tells Christian and Lindsey about his vacation and who he saw while attending a UFC fight that featured a knockout after only five seconds. There's also discussion of the time he met Marilyn Manson, sham marriages, texting while driving, Harvey Levin’s interview with Benjamin Netanyahu and much more! This episode is brought to you by...

S2 E41: Author Ben Mezrich discusses "Bitcoin Billionaires", Mark Zuckerberg, the Winklevoss Twins and Much More!
Author Ben Mezrich calls in to talk about his new book "The Bitcoin Billonaires". He starts off talking about his book "The Accidental Billionaires" which was adapted into the film "The Social Network", and how Mark Zuckerberg is living up to the person that we always thought he was and the movie got him right, but the film got the Winklevoss twins exactly wrong, and he hopes the new book gives them their due. He also discusses some of the big winners in the Bitcoin industry, and just how much money there w...


S2 E40: Democrat Debate Talk with Bill O'Reilly and more!
Dennis talks to Bill O'Reilly about Wednesday night's Democratic candidates debate and how the field of candidates matches up with President Trump. He also talks to Christian and Lindsey about Bernie Sanders' plan to forgive more than a trillion dollars worth of college debt. Plus, his memories of Monday Night Football, his friend Dana Carvey, the brilliance of Chevy Chase, the prognosis of the podcast and much more! This episode is brought to you by our sponsors: Mint Mobile - Mint Mobile provides the sa...

S2 E39: Author Brad Thor talks “Backlash” and Trump
Before talking to author Brad Thor about his latest book Backlash, Dennis remembers the time Brad came up to him in a restaurant. Brad later talks about how the new book is his nineteenth featuring Scott Harvath, whom he considers his alter ego. He also talks about how he decided to write his first novel, which was recently honored by Barnes and Noble, and what the intelligence community thinks of the current administration. Then, Dennis talks about how much he loves the idea of Trump live-tweeting the De...

S2 E38: Movie Talk with Christian Toto of Hollywood In Toto, Baseball Greats, Zendaya and more!
Dennis responds to some listener feedback and then talks to Christian and Lindsey about baseball greats Bob Gibson, Pee Wee Reese,  Keith Hernandez, Ron Fairly and Lenny Dykstra. Then Hollywood In Toto editor Christian Toto talks about how tedious “woke” films have become, the mixed success of biopics, Keanu Reeves Renaissance, “The Dead Don’t Die”, “Midsomer”, the upcoming Joker Movie, “Dr. Sleep” and more!...


S2 E37: Guest Jason Stapleton, Visiting Pearl Harbor, Trump with Stephanopolous and more!
Dennis is joined in studio by Jason Stapleton, whose podcast "Wealth, Power, and Influence with Jason Stapleton" is also available on Westwood One. He talks about coming back reasonably undamaged by his service in Iraq and Afghanistan, but having friends who weren't as fortunate. He also talks about libertarianism, objectivism and the core-tenents of brand-building, including taking a look at Dennis's career. Dennis also talks to Christian and Lindsey about his trip to Hawaii, Prince Harry and Megahn Markl...

S2 E 36: CNN’s ratings, Schools, Homelessness, Chicken & Waffles and more!
Dennis talks to Christian and Lindsey about CNN’s ratings down 16%, Jake Tapper, Trump’s track record on the border, how much our schools have changed over the past 50 years, Homeless people on the Bay Area living in tree houses and a girl who caught a rash from her pet rat.  He also discusses the state of the podcast, his fear of an asteroid hitting the earth, the history of the Lululemon company, the deliciousness of Roscoe’s Chicken and Waffles, his appearance on Star Search more than 35 years ago and ...

S2 E35: Adam Carolla is “Not Taco Bell Material”
Dennis is joined in studio by Adam Carolla, who talks about race cars, Paul Newman and a number of automotive films he has produced. He also promotes his new special Not Taco Bell Material which he filmed in Portland, and comments on that city’s homeless problem, his family, public works issues in big cities, Guantanamo Bay, Amelia Aerhart and James Holzhauer losing on Jeopardy and much more!...


S2 E34: Trump in London, Ron Paul, Beto’s Apology, Chernobyl and more!
Dennis talks to Christian and Lindsey about Trump in London, the USS McCain being kept out of Trump’s sight, why Kellyanne Conway would possibly stay with her husband, Beto O’Rourke apologizing for being an asshole to campaign staffers,  Ron Paul wondering if the US and UK are trying to kill Julian Assange, HBO’s Chernobyl mini-series and Stephen Colbert’s career. They also talk about Shirley Jones, Martin and Lewis, George Hamilton, Olivia deHaviland and much more!...

S2 E33: Barbarino, Superman, Mork, Trump's Hair and More!
Dennis talks to Christian and Lindsey about John Travolta, The Ben Stiller Show, Christopher Reeve and Robin Williams as roommates at Juliard, a Christian Dior exhibit, Honolulu, Trump's hair, sitting at a hockey game with James Lipton, Real Housewives, the Panama Canal and more!...

S2 E32: Mueller, Nadler, Biden, Chili Davis, The Glengarry Leads, "Gene Simmons" And More!
Dennis is in Dallas, talking to Christian about Robert Mueller, Jerry Nadler, Joe Biden and other a-holes. Dennis also talks about how Mitch McConnell's stance on Supreme Court appointments in election years, the likelihood of Trump's re-election, how glad he is that he's taking a stand against China, and just who is helped by his tax breaks. Plus, Mets' hitting coach Chili Davis, hipster priests, "The Razor's Edge", Broadchurch, "War Pigs", Atlas Shrugged, "Glengarry, Glen Ross" and a voicemail from our ...


S2 E 31: National Review’s Rich Lowry talks Trump, Biden, “Comrade Sanders” and more!
Dennis chats with National Review editor Rich Lowry about the ability to praise his successes in spite of his shortcomings. They also talk about Jerry Nadler, Nancy Pelosi, the surprising success of Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders’s disdain for charter schools, which used to be a bipartisan issue. Plus, Hillary, Michelle Obama, Dennis’s belief that no one other than Trump could handle this kind of vitriol, and, of course, tater tots....

S2 E30: Kevin Nealon Discusses SNL, Bad Apartments, Hiking and More!
Dennis is filling in for Larry King at the Ora TV studios where he sits down with comedian Kevin Nealon, whom he talks about how tough it is to go onstage after him. They also discuss performing at "Catch A Rising Star" in the old days, bad New York City apartments, and their SNL paychecks. Kevin talks about his sitcom "Man With A Plan" being renewed for a fourth season and some of the great guests he has had on his YouTube show "Hiking with Kevin". Then, Dennis chats with Christian about Bruce Springstee...

S2 E29: Musician Alan Parsons, The Magic Castle, Dwight Schrute and more!
Dennis starts off the show chatting with Alan Parsons about his new album, "The Secret", the Magic Castle, his career which included engineering Pink Floyd's "Dark Side of the Moon" and being in the studio for the last two Beatles albums, and fundraiser they did together up in Santa Barbara. Dennis also talks about areas where he believes Trump is doing an effective job and how he believes it's important to him to get things right with China, which Chuck Schumer agrees about. He also chats with Christia...


S2 E28: Victor Davis Hanson on Notre Dame, Trump, Civil War and more!
Dennis talks to Hoover Institution Senior Fellow Victor Davis Hanson, whose latest book is "The Case for Trump" about the symbolism of the Notre Dame fire, the Left's attempted coup of Trump, why people are afraid to show their support for him, the possibility of a civil war,  life in the San Francisco Bay Area, the likelihood of Hillary running for President and much more!...

S2 E27: Comedian Nick DiPaolo, Trump's Record at the Border, Three Mile Island and More
Dennis eventually connects with comedian Nick DiPaolo to discuss his new special "Breath of Fresh Air", some of the great press he's been getting, including being the number one trending topic on Twitter. He also discusses some of the people he goes after in the special, how he never liked Bill Cosby, how Trump is a better president than he was host of "The Apprentice" and the degree to which he has gotten into some people's kitchen. Dennis also talks to Christian about Joe Biden, Trump's track record on ...


S2 E25: Paul Stanley of Kiss talks "Backstage Pass"
Paul Stanley of Kiss talks about his new book "Backstage Pass" and the band's "End of the Road" tour, his painting, the familial relationship with bassist Gene Simmons and the importance of some of the musicians that made an impression on him in his youth, including  seeing Hendrix perform twice and Zeppelin on tour between the first two albums. Dennis also talks to his co-host Christian Bladt about Michael Cohen heading off to jail, Iran and North Korea, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's new baby, Marc Bol...

S2 E24: Cleaning out the Voicemail Box : SNL, Julian Assange, Ernie Bornine and more!
Dennis and Christian clean out the voicemail box at (866)609-RANT, starting with show announcer Fard Muhammad talking about an SNL exhibit in Chicago that leads Dennis to stories about Robert Smigel, Ben Stiller and Bob Odenkirk. There's also voicemails about Julian Assange, television executives, Ernest Borgnine, and from Hollywood legend Howie Lancaster. Plus, there's praise for Dennis, Christian and Lindsey, discussion about Lori Laughlin and Felicity Huffman, the "Chef's Table" television show, Joe Bide...

S2 E23: Talking Biden, Bernie, Buttigieg, Beto and more with John Nolte of Breitbart
Dennis is joined by Breitbart Senior Editor John Nolte to discuss the recent anti-Semitic cartoon from the New York Times, CNN’s Jake Tapper and Chris Cuomo, Biden, Bernie, Buttigieg and Beto and the White House Correspondents Dinner. They also discuss Hitchcock and other favorite films. Dennis also talks to Christian about people who live their life in fear of spoilers, Fox News, the cancellation of the Woodstock 50th Anniversary Concert, Beethoven and much more!...


S2 E 22: Bernie Sanders is A Flat-Out Bad Guy (with Michael Knowles of The Daily Wire)
Dennis is joined by Michael Knowles of The Daily Wire to talk about speaking at colleges in 2019, Bernie Sanders and voting rights for convicted felons. Then, Dennis discusses the White House Correspondents Dinner, Susan Rice's Netflix deal and whether he has missed the point on Trump. Christian tries to explain to Dennis why "Avengers: Endgame" was so great without giving away any spoilers, your voicemails at 866-509-7268 and more!...

S2 E21: Should a White Man Represent Dems in 2020, the Mueller Report, Immigration and more (with Debra Saunders)
Dennis and Christian overcome some technical problems to welcome Las Vegas Review-Journal White House Correspondent Debra Saunders to discuss covering President Trump, immigration, who else might be up to the task of being president,  the Mueller report and how collusion is a bogus story. There's also discussion about whether or not a white man should represent Democrats in 2020, the film "Free Solo", Golfer Jean van de Velde, why turtles are so slow, sugar, baseball, your voicemails at 866-509-RANT and mor...

SS2 E20: Keeping Up with the Kardashians, Skiing with Springsteen, Bernie Town Hall, Robert Kraft, "The Meg" and more!
Dennis reminiscences about his terrible New York apartment when he would get stage time at the Comic Strip at 2:30, being at the Final Four with his sons, skiing with Bruce Springsteen and hanging out with Robin Williams. He also talks about watching "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" for the first time and being impressed by Chris Cuomo's reporting. He gives his thoughts on Fox News hosting a town hall with Bernie Sanders, Michel Avenatti and the news that prosecutors in Florida will release video of Robert...


S2 E19: Julian Assange, Tiger Woods, Cher, Sanctuary Cities and more!
Dennis reacts to the news about the fire at Notre Dame in Paris, discusses the great weekend he had as part of the Turner Classic Movies festival, the triumphant weekend for Tiger Woods, Julian Assange, Cher & Sanctuary Cities, what it must be like when Trump has Pelosi and Schumer over for dinner, Pelosi's public dis of AOC, Writer's Guild members being compelled to fire their agents as part of a contract renegotiation and a man suing his parents for $86,000 for throwing away his porn. He also checks your ...

S2 E18: AOC, TCM, Pelosi, Jerry Nadler's fat head and more!
Dennis comments on President Trump's indefatigablity, Nancy Pelosi, Jerry Nadler and William Barr, Hillary's e-mails and great film scores. Plus, an inquiry about AOC's relationship, the upcoming TCM film festival, Kevin Costner and great feedback on the recent Jimmy Connors interview and much more!...

S2 E17: Mark Steyn Discusses Kirstjen Nielsen, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Jerry Nadler and much more!
Dennis is joined by author, columnist, broadcaster and raconteur Mark Steyn to discuss their recent tour together and the upcoming Mark Steyn Cruise, which Dennis will be a part of. They also discuss the resignation of DHS Secretary  Kirstjen Nielsen, the situation at the border and the Left's reaction to it, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the Mueller investigation, Bill Clinton's impeachment hearing, Benghazi, Jerry Nadler and much more! Dennis also talks about an interview he did with Ben Shapiro where he forg...


S2 E 16: Jimmy Connors talks tennis with Dennis
Dennis is joined in studio by his friend, tennis great Jimmy Connors, who talks about his upbringing by his mother and grandmother, both of whom made tennis such an important part of his life. He also talks about the highs and lows of his career, his opponents, rivals and life after tennis...

S2 E 15: Dana Carvey talks Jussie Smollett, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Paul McCartney, Greco-Roman Wrestling and more!
Dennis is joined by his friend, SNL great Dana Carvey who brings along The Church Lady, Grumpy Old Man, Paul McCartney doing the news, Burt Lancaster and Kirk Douglas Greco-Roman Wrestling, plus reminiscences about SNL with Dennis, observations about Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Jussie Smollett, Downton Abbey and much more! Dennis also talks about the SNL after parties and how easily you could tell when you were going to have a bad host on that show. He also talks about Jay Leno, the Rolling Stones, the New Yo...

S2 E14: ...and Jussie for All
Dennis reacts to Jussie Smollett having all charges dropped against him and the ensuing reaction to it, while asking the question as to whether or not he is racist. He also responds to a listener who doesn't like him singing on the show, the concept of "found humor" and grand mal seizures.  He also talks about his travels in the Antarctic and in Africa, Malcolm X, Henry V, Harry Reid, Atlas Shrugged, Glengarry Glen Ross and much more!...


S2 E 13: Mueller Report Reaction and Special Guest Thomas Sowell
Dennis reacts to the release of the Mueller Report, its vindication of Trump and the Left's handling of it.  Then he's joined by the great Thomas Sowell to discuss his latest book, a revised and enlarged edition of "Discrimination and Disparities". Dennis also discusses Michael Avenatti's woes, Comey, Lindsey Graham, Rob Gronkowski, Carl Burnett, Kirk Douglas and Burt Lancaster and much more....

S2 E12: Trypophobia of Joe Biden, Elizabeth Warren's Hypocrisy, Chuck Schumer's lifetime in politics and much more!
Dennis comments on how nobody works the area between the White House and a helicopter the way Trump does while weighing in on the feud with Kellyanne Conway's husband George, and what Brit Hume has to say about the whole thing. He also comments on John McCain, Chuck Schumer, Joe Biden and trypohobia, Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren's desire to abolish the Electoral College. Dennis also chats with Christian about some of his wardrobe choices when he was on SNL, a Mike Wallace book he's currently reading,...

S2 E11: Betting on Beto, deBasing deBlasio, Avenatti Ankled and more!
Dennis discusses Beto O'Rourke's presidential announcement, the border wall, the possibility of a primary challenge to Ilhan Omar, Sarah Sanders sparring with Jim Acosta, Dick Cheney confronting Mike Pence about the Trump administration's foreign policy, Michael Avenatti cutting ties with Stormy Daniels, Bill DeBlasio, Trump's "Tim Apple" tweet, Tucker Carlson, Justin Trudeau, Ann Coulter, socialism, ISIS, a Catholic school that denied enrollment to the child of a gay couple and the income disparity of San ...


S2 E10: Gary Sinise, College Bribery Scandal, Socialism, SNL and More
Dennis talks to the great Gary Sinise about his new book, "Grateful American", his journey from self to service, his strong military connection, the impact 9/11 had on their respective outlooks on life, meeting medal of honor recipients and the alarming suicide rate among veterans. Dennis also chats with Christian about the college admission bribery scandal involving actresses Lori Laughlin and Felicity Huffman, among others. They also discuss Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and socialism and Virginia politics.  P...

S2 E9: Victor Davis Hanson and "The Case for Trump"
Dennis is joined by Hoover Institution Senior Fellow Victor Davis Hanson, who discusses his new book, "The Case for Trump", including how he was able to win, his authenticity, the way that he drives the Left crazy, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the legacies of Paul Ryan and Mitch McConnell and more! Dennis also chats with Christian about a variety of topics, including the "Leaving Neverland" documentary, Joe Biden leading Dems polling without even actually being in the race, meeting Stephen King in a graveyard,...

S2 E8: Well that settles it. Hillary's running.
Dennis explains how the precise moment Hillary Clinton said she wasn't running in 2020 was when he knew that she would run. He also reacts to President Trump swearing at CPAC, North Korea rebuilding a dismantled missile launch site, the severity of the situation at our Southern Border, Kylie Jenner being named the youngest self-made millionaire and Roger Stone. He also talks to Christian about flying first class, arriving early at the gate, David Letterman and Norm MacDonald's impression of him, Robin Willi...


S2 E7: Cohen Testimony, Kim Jong Un Summit, Green New Deal and more!
There are some technical difficulties, but Dennis is back, talking about his time at Spring Training with his son, the Michael Cohen hearings, the deal with Kim Jong Un that fell apart, the Green New Deal, the Born Alive bill and how important 2020 will be at determining the course we’re on as a nation. Dennis also explains why he’s convinced Hillary will be our next president and how Joe Biden apologizing for complimenting Mike Pence tells you everything you’ll need to know about him. Plus, Remi Malek, Tru...

S2 E6: Musicians Vivian Campbell & Phil Soussan, Outrage over John Wayne, hidden cameras and more!
Musicians Vivian Campbell and Phill Soussan stop by the studio to talk to Dennis about their band Last in Line's New Album, "II", The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Gene Simmons, Billy Idol, Jimmy Page and Led Zeppelin manager Peter Grant. Then, Dennis and Christian discuss the outrage over a John Wayne interview from the early 70s, Elizabeth Warren's comments on President Trump's declaration of a National Emergency, hidden cameras in airline seats and more!...

S2 E5: What’s next for Jussie Smollett? Is Trump a Russian Agent? Do I need earthquake insurance? (And other questions)
Dennis chats with Christian about what he thinks is next for Jussie Smollett, Lara Logan, the notion that Trump is a Russian double agent and former Mets 2nd basemen Daniel Murphy  They also talk about earthquake insurance, the film “Boogie Nights” and much more! Finally, Dennis reacts to Bernie Sanders characterizing President Trump as 'a pathological liar, a fraud, a racist, a sexist'...


S2 E4: Comedian Nick DiPaolo talks Trump, Smollett, Ocasio-Cortez, Louie CK and more!
Dennis is joined in studio by comedian Nick DiPaolo, and they discuss Jussie Smollett, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the prescience of George Orwell, and why the Left hates Trump so much. Nick also talks about writing with Louie CK on The Chris Rock Show, and watching his evolution as a performer. They also talk about the legacies of Sam Kinison, Red Foxx and Otto & George,  the hardest they have ever laughed and much more....

S2 E3: AJ Benza Discusses Jussie Smollet, Jeff Bezos, Michael Jackson and MORE!
Long-time entertainment journalist AJ Benza is back, sitting down with Dennis to talk about the latest with regards to Jussie Smollet, Jeff Bezos, Michael Jackson, Caitlyn Jenner and Magic Johnson, to name a few.  There's also some old Hollywood talk about Clark Gable, when AJ lived with Robert Evans, the presentation of some Oscars during the commercial breaks,their admiration for actors like Jon Voight and James Woods who aren't afraid to speak their minds. Finally, they discuss how anyone can become pass...

S2 E2: Shutting Down the Government and Why We Need the Wall
Dennis and Christian are waiting on their new equipment from Westwood One, so they’re in a music studio in Santa Barbara, which reminds Dennis of a favorite David Bowie story from his friend Peter Noone. Then, Dennis talks about reading Paul Shaffer’s book, how his wife saw the Cream Reunion, and the “Bohemian Rhapsody” film. There are technical problems as they try to connect with AJ Benza, who will hopefully be rescheduled for next week. They talk about Jeff Bezos, Dennis’s regular hikes with Jimmy Connor...


S2 E1: The Dennis Miller Option Returns with Comedian Brian Regan
Comedian Brian Regan calls in to discuss his new Netflix series, produced by Jerry Seinfeld, his career, his process of joke writing and how he hones a bit to perfection. He also talks about performing in London for the first time and talks to Dennis about comedians Ronnie Shakes, Kelly Monteith, Richard Belzer,  Dennis also talks to Christian about director Brian Singer, the recent women's march, the MOAB, the media's handling of the Catholic high school kids from Covington, Kentucky, Leonardo DiCaprio's d...

S1 E 65: Paul Shaffer
Paul Shaffer spends an hour in the studio, discussing his mini-residency in Las Vegas and some of the guests who have joined him. He looks back at the beginning of his careee in “Godspell” in Toronto in 1972, where he worked with Martin Short, Gilda Radner and Andrea Martin, being a part of the first five seasons of SNL including helping develop The Blues Brothers and Nick the Lounge Singer. He describes his first meetig with David Letterman and what it was like to work with him for 33 years. He also talks ...

S1 E 64: "Did Jimi Hendrix Self-Pleasure Himself Right-Handed?" (with Martin Short)
Martin Short joins Dennis via phone to talk about Christmas, continuing his tour with Steve Martin and doing Paul Shaffer's show in Vegas. They also talk some of Martin's upcoming projects, his time on SNL and the dry wit of Christopher Guest. Dennis and Christian talk about VIctor Fleming as Woodrow Wilson's photographer, Kenneth Branuagh's Mary Shelly's Frankenstein, Shakespeare and Dennis and Mark Steyn's show in Syracuse being the same night Duke is in town. Plus: an Arkansas candidate for city council ...


S1 E 63: Trump's path to re-election (with Rich Lowry of National Review)
Dennis tells National Review editor Rich Lowry he doesn’t understand conservatives who would prefer Hillary to Trump. Rich talks about how he doesn’t take what Trump says personally but he could try harder to restrain himself. They also discuss the impact of the midterm elections, the importance of the suburbs, the path to Trump getting re-elected and his personality. They round out the conversation with a look at Brexit and Macron. Dennis talks about how he doesn't understand people who spend all day focus...

S1 E62: Trump, Schumer and Pelosi Don't Make a Love Connection
Dennis is in New York for an appearance on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" and he works out some of the material planned for the show. He also reacts to Trump's meeting with Pelosi and Schumer that pulled back the curtain and showed the American people how the sausage is made, the announcement of Time Magazine's "Person of the Year", Les Moonves threatening to sue CBS, Jerome Corsi actually suing Mueller, the DOJ, CIA, FBI and NSA for $350 million Plus, a conversation with Christian about an ingenu...

S1 E61: HAS THE OVERTHROW HAPPENED? (with Victor Davis Hanson)
Dennis talks to Hoover Institution Senior Fellow Victor Davis Hanson about whether or not the overthrow has already happened, if America is capable of staging a revolution if Democrats proceed with impeachment hearings and how effective Trump has been compared to the job another Republican President would have been. Victor also mentioned Obama’s collusion with Russia in 2012, and Dennis mentions how consequential he thinks Trump has been to the Republic. Dennis also talks to Christian about the arrest of Hu...


S1 E60: Presidents (Cloned and Otherwise), Jinky the Fruit Bat and more
Dennis starts off discussing the memorial service for Former President George HW Bush, and shares some of is personal remembrances of the 41st president. He also comments on a Vanity Fair piece called "Was Russiagate Worth It?" Dennis also chats with Christian about a radio station in Cleveland no longer playing the Christmas song "Baby, It's Cold Outside", the commemoration of 85 years since the end of Prohibition, Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari's denial that he died and was replaced by clone, Kevin H...

S1 E59: Is There A Rate Card for Golden Showers?
Dennis shares some fond remembrances of Former President George HW Bush, and talks about his legacy. He also talks to Christian about the mentality of the White House Press Corps, the fact that French President Macron has half the approval rating of President Trump, the political aspirations of Bernie Sanders, Joe Biden and Jeff Zucker, while Michael Avenatti regrettably won’t run. Also : the ongoing Jonas-Chopra nuptials, the recent wedding of Joe Scarborough and Mike Brezinski, the latest on-air skirmish ...

S1 E57: Dennis is Cranky and when he's Cranky he's Funny and being Funny oddly makes him Crankier
Dennis talks to Christian about why it makes sense to take a breath and actually figure out who everyone is at the border, President Trump's handling of the border, how easily he handles how much his detractors hate him and how the Left requires everyone to be all-in on everything on their check list. They also go through headlines about how Alan Dershowitz expects the Mueller report to be devastating but with no criminal charges for President Trump, John Kasich's presidential ambitions, the ongoing riots i...


S1 E36: Cornucopia of Headlines
On The Dennis Miller Option Thanksgiving special, Dennis stuffs 30 headlines into a little more than an hour, talking to Christian about Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez,  Flying with Mitt Romney, Ivanka's e-mails, the 9th Circuit Court blocking the administration's asylum ban, President Trump refusing considering a visit to a war zone, answering Mueller's questions, plans to appear at next year's White House Correspondents Dinner, wanting the Justice Department to prosecute Hillary Clinton and James Comey, plans t...

S1 E55: Ben Mankiewicz of Turner Classic Movies
Dennis is joined in studio by Ben Mankiewicz of Turner Classic Movies, who talks about his 15 years with the network, and how it took some viewers awhile to warm up to him. He also talks about some of the upcoming guest programmers and special Christmas programming. Ben also talks about his grandfather Herman Mankiewicz who wrote the script for Orson Welles' "Citizen Kane", and shares some of Peter Bogdanovich's recollections of Welles. Ben also discusses the rest of his famous family: his his father Frank ...

S1 E53 -Mark Steyn
Dennis is joined by author and columnist Mark Steyn to discuss last week’s mid-term election results, this year's Florida recount compared to 2000's, why Amy Comey Barrett will be the next Supreme Court Justice, Paul Ryan as “the invisible Speaker”, French Prime Minister Macron saying patriotism is the opposite of nationalism as the angry mob at Tucker Carlson’s front door. Mark and Dennis also talk about their upcoming Adorable Depolorable Tour, the surprising grave locations of Mark Twain, Rudyard Kipling...


S1 E52 Mid-term election predictions, Daylight Savings, Yoda, “The Sting” and more
Dennis has some observations about this past weekend in the NFL, discusses some great all-time quotes with Christian, gives his prediction of the mid-terms, but that even if Democrats have a big night, he won’t obsess over it the way the Left does over Trump. They also talk about Bridge on the River Kwai, Yoda and other Star Wars mysteries, Kayne’s evolving political involvement, Dennis’s upcoming appearance on Jimmy Kimmel, ongoing problems with Facebook and a drunk man who tried to ride onto the track at ...

S1 E49 Comedian Sebastian Maniscalco and Why Clayton Kershaw Isn’t An Ace
Comedian Sebastian Maniscalco is in studio to talk about his Halloween costume this year, four upcoming shows at Madison Square Garden, how he first started doing stand-up, working on television, meeting Jerry Seinfeld, his podcast, the pressure placed on preschoolers today, his father, throwing out a first pitch at a Mets game, how his role in a film called “Cruise” led to an audition for Martin Scorsese, whose next film he appears in. Then, Dennis and Christian recap the World Series, discussing why Clayt...

S1 E48: WWE Superstar and Rock Star Chris Jericho
Dennis talks to Chris Jericho about growing up in Winnipeg, wanting to be a rock star and a wrestler instead of playing hockey, his thoughts about the WWE's Roman Reigns announcing he step aside from wrestling so that he can battle leukemia and the importance of storylines in the WWE. Chris also discusses his rock band Fozzy and his upcoming cruise and taking his kids to see the latest "Halloween" movie. Dennis also chats with Christian about taking another, steeper hike with Jimmy Connors, the Broncos cutt...


S1 E47: Liz Warren, Hillary Clinton and Other Women Who Won't Be President
Dennis reacts to Elizabeth Warren's decision to publicize the results of a DNA test, Hillary Clinton's comments that Bill's relationship with Monica Lewisnky wasn't an abuse of power because she was an adult, and the suspicious circumstances surrounding the death of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. There's also some free-associative conversation with Christian about hiking with Jimmy Connors, the Harlem Globetrotters, Wilt Chamberlain scoring on and off the field, the MLB Playoffs, the Final Four, Kubrick'...

S1 E3 44: In the Future, Everyone Will Be Hated for Fifteen Minutes
Dennis starts off talking about Winston Churchill and updates Andy Warhol’s prediction that everyone will be hated for 15 minutes. He also asks Christian about the TV show “Glee”, characterizes Nancy Pelosi as Olivia de Haviland, comments on the film “Remains of the Day” and “ships” a romance between Ruth Prawer Jhabvala and Jim Bob Cooter. There’s also discussion of Nikki Haley resigning as Ambassador to the UN, the business portfolio of Papa John, marveling at the brilliance of David Bowie, giving tennis ...

S1 E43 Democrats 2020 Ticket
Dennis discusses Brett Kavanaugh's swearing in as Supreme Court justice, which leads to a conversation about the field of potential Democratic presidential hopefuls, and where Joe Biden and Michael Avanatti factor in. He also theorizes about what Democrats actually want and reacts to images of Progressive activists clawing at the door of The Supreme Court. Dennis also talks to Christian about Indigeonous Peoples Day, an upcoming episode with David Spade, remembering hanging out on the Sunset Strip with Rand...


S1 E42: Alone Again. Crankier.
Dennis and Christian discuss the download numbers of the podcast with producer KC, compared to other podcasts. They also talk about Tesla heading in a similar direction as Apple has without Steve Jobs, and the time that Dennis introduced Clint Eastwood to Ed Norton. The conversation shifts to Lindsey Graham, Trump's taxes, politicians being morons, and how important it is to not let politics ruin your life. Then, Dennis celebrates a strong week of NFL picks and talks a little baseball. Plus, Kanye West, Mac...

S1 E 38 Mt. Everest, The Vatican and Bert & Ernie
Dennis talks to Christian about a trip he took years ago to Mt. Everest, including the difficulty flying in and out of Bhutan, meeting the monks, and seeing an actual Golden Child. This transitions to a conversation about the Vatican and the Pope, the Young Pope with Jude Law, and purple nurples. There's also discussion about a Republican winning a Texas special election in a district Hillary won by 12 points in 2016, whether Democrats can win the House this year, and whether millennials will follow the eld...

S1 E35: Tom Papa
Dennis reacts to the announcement that Les Moonves is out at CBS, the couple who set up a Go Fund Me for a homeless veteran and kept the money. Dennis and Christian also discuss Jesse Jackson, Al Sharpton, the TV show "Big Brother", Dennis signing autographs at a supermarket early in his career and some of his earliest memories of doing stand-up. Then, comedian Tom Papa is in the studio who talks about his new Food Network show "Baked" about baked goods around the country, his new book "Your Dad Stole My Ra...


S1 334 Spike Feresten
Dennis chats with Spike Feresten, who joins Christian in the studio to discuss working with Dennis as a receptionist at SNL, podcasting, writing for David Letterman and being a part of the legendary writing staff for “Seinfeld”, where his first script was the famous “Soup Nazi” episode. They also answer a mailbag question about the greatest frontmen, which leads to a great story about Mick Jagger. They discuss the boycotts of In N Out Burger and Nike, the Aretha Franklin funeral, Dorothy’s ruby slippers and...

S1 E31: European Vacation and Bus Trips Not Taken
Dennis is back from vacation to tell Christian and all the listeners about his time in Prague and London and bus trips not taken to Budapest and Vienna, and a cross-country US bus trip he did take when he was younger. He talks about getting on stage immediately after flying in from Europe twice in his life, which leads to a discussion of fat te. Plus talk of the Titanic, Gene Shalit, Vince Vaughn, Ben Grimm of the Fantastic Four, Ken Watanqbe, Jools Holland, Aiden Turner, MLB’s 1967 pennant race and a town ...

S1 E29 OPEN PHONES, PET SOUNDS, ANN MARGRET AND MORE!
Dennis discusses COPD, Penn and Teller, boosting Facebook posts, the kind of people who fall for Nigerian Princes, male cheerleaders in the NFL, counseling for Mets fans, the Beach Boys "Pet Sounds" and his friend Bo Derek introducing him to Ann Margret. He also takes calls from Corbie in Missouri, William in Ohio and answers a question about whether the 2012 election could have been rigged....


S1 E3 Dana Carvey
Dennis takes a new sound system for a spin, and reminisces with Dana Carvey about their days on Saturday Night Live, the birth of the Church Lady and Hans & Franz. Dana also shares memories from his career and shows off a number of impressions, including President Trump....

S1 E2 The White House Correspondents Dinner
Dennis and Christian discuss the White House Correspondents Dinner, starting with the reactions to this year’s dinner, and why it’s a no-win for President Trump to go. They also discuss the performances from the 2011 Dinner, when Seth Meyers and President Obama decimated President Trump to his face. Dennis also details the time that he performed at the Correspondents Dinner for George H W Bush. They also discuss Kanye West and whether or not President Trump can win a Nobel Peace Prize....

S1 E1 Trump Derangement Syndrome
In the premiere episode, Dennis and Christian review the latest headlines which leads to a discussion about the left's obsession with Trump and their inability to give him credit, even if he de-nuclearizes North Korea....