Madigan’s Pubcast

Hosted ByKathleen Madigan

Comedian Kathleen Madigan opens her Pub every week to talk about everything and anything fun in her world. Light bar conversations ranging from her parents to unsolved mysteries, sports to chimpanzee documentaries.

Swiftie University, Ghost Bagging, & Hallmark Christmas Movie Season Begins

Kathleen opens the show drinking Evan Williams Egg Nog, which is her favorite Christmas drink. She reviews her Thanksgiving weekend spent with family in Missouri, betting on football with her nephews and bowling with her cousins on Black Friday.

QUEEN NEWS: Kathleen is thrilled to add King Snoop Dogg to the Court! Taylor Swift has announced the home streaming release of her Eras Tour concert film, and UC Berkeley is offering a Taylor Swift influence course.

“GOOD BAD FOOD”: In her quest for delicious not-so-nutritious food, Kathleen samples Buffalo Wing Cheez-Its, Hot Cocoa Cream Oreos, and Tapatio Doritos.

UPDATES: Kathleen gives updates on a Buffy Sainte-Marie documentary, and Banksy revealed his name in a 2003 interview, Vegas’s inaugural F1 event was a disaster.

“HOLY SHIT THEY FOUND IT”: Kathleen is amazed to read about a boy’s discovery of a treasure trove of ancient Egyptian artifacts while digging for potatoes in the UK, and a hoard of 100,000 centuries-old coins was recently discovered in Japan.

FRONT PAGE PUB NEWS: Kathleen shares articles applauding Cracker Barrel’s $130 family holiday dinner, Napoleon’s hat sells for over $2M at a French auction, the Rolling Stones new 2024 tour is being sponsored by AARP, another a**hole dog gets adopted, In-N-Out Burger files a plan for its first Tennessee location, Mattel releases and then sells out of new Mariah Carey Barbie, Mozart’s 50-room castle is for sale, the Vatican museums open an ancient Roman necropolis to the public for the first time, “ghost bagging” is explained after an arrest at the Nashville airport, and she reviews the science behind red wine hangovers.

WHAT TO WATCH THIS WEEK: Kathleen recommends listening to “A Very British Cult” podcast and watching (and rating) her new stand-up Special “Hunting Bigfoot” on Prime Video.