Because mankind's capacity for stupidity is limitless

comedy podcast

English for Dummies II

by 2Kens on December 25, 2018

And a Joyous New Year from your 2 Kens!

Warning: swallow coffee before listening. ‘Translated hotel signs’ segment is 3 minutes of ROFLYAO 

Can anyone here PLAY this game?

Casey Stengal paid a visit on the eve, and as visions of Choo Choo Coleman danced in our heads, the old professor likened the futility of his dreadful, ’62 Mets to the ignorance and utter incompetetence of those guardians of our native tongue. It’s true. English is dead. Don’t blame the Internet. We have seen the enemy and… Yep, our final Fun with English for 2011. Now dash away, dash away, dash away all.

YCMIU returns in January. Hold the fort.

Happy Christmas, dear friends!



Get Our FREE App!

Season of Giving (and giving, and giving)

Dec 23, 2018
Thumbnail image for Season of Giving (and giving, and giving)

We celebrate 10 years of You Can’t Make Up with this encore episode! Gift of Life 1, FDA 0 … The government has dubbed him a “one man sperm bank” and demands he abstain. But Trent Arsenault, father of 14 (four more on the way), says his free disseminations to women he meets online must […]

More →

Bread Wars (encore)

Dec 21, 2018
Thumbnail image for Bread Wars (encore)

This episode first aired Dec 21, 2011 In this corner… Nothing ratchets up the Battle of the Sexes like the holidays. Especially when one of you earns the lionesses lion’s share of the household income. We discovered an interesting end-game tactic of our species. To call off the fight the really stupid (or diabolical) bread winners get proactive […]

More →

The Relationship Buster

Dec 20, 2018
Thumbnail image for The Relationship Buster

This encore episode first was heard on Dec 20, 2010 What women don’t want… Day 7 of our 12 Daze Dumb comes with this shopping reminder for guys. Don’t get her a household appliance. Although, if she’s into tech gadgets… just saying 😉 Our holiday tune is this haunting rendition of “Carol of the Bells.”  Celtic Christmas music from […]

More →

Mad Men (the sequel)

Dec 18, 2018
Thumbnail image for Mad Men (the sequel)

This episode first aired on Sunday, Dec. 18th, 2011 Donald Draper slept here… We found a treasure trove of the dumbest holiday ads eveeeeer created. If you’ve been very good little boys and girls this year we’ll stuff a few in your stocking. Gotta run, Santa’s into the sangria again. Happy 5th Day of Dumb, y’all! […]

More →

Tweeting Shakespeare

Dec 17, 2018
Thumbnail image for Tweeting Shakespeare

This episode was first heard on December 17, 2011 If Stanislavski could tweet… He’d have thousands of 150 year old followers. Imagine the stench. And his book ‘An Actor Prepares?’ I’ve read it. Hell, I’ve used it. Trust me, there’s nothing in there about Twitter. What if I show up where you work and tweet over […]

More →

Stumped? Give ’em Weed

Dec 16, 2018
Thumbnail image for Stumped? Give ’em Weed

This is Day 3 in our 12 Days of Dumb encore series.  She’s guaranteed to tumble… Relax. Your high school rep is safe with us. We’re talkin tumbleweed, gal. Nothing says Christmas like a dried up piece of brush with colored lights. Buy it online. Dern cheap, too. Hang ‘er from the trailer or give as a gift. […]

More →

Clark Griswold’s Stunt Double

Dec 15, 2018
Thumbnail image for Clark Griswold’s Stunt Double

Xmas excess… If they ever remake National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation, Mike Babick’s house is a lock. We take you to Prairie Village, Kansas for Day 2 of our 12 Daze of Dumb. (Rusty, get in the car!) Holiday tunes include “All I Need” by JJ Maestas and Scotte Burns’ Colorado-based acoustic rock band Ironwood Rain, and “Here Comes Christmas” by Iowa’s […]

More →

#304 Masks Optional

Oct 31, 2017
Thumbnail image for #304 Masks Optional

You can’t hide it We missed you too. Also, the freedom to work when we want loses its charm when the tips suck. Buh-bye, Lyft! Anything happen while we were gone? 😛 At least it wasn’t Spam Somerville, MA must be one boring place to live. Located just north of Boston, the most densely populated municipality in […]

More →

#303 Eve Of Emigration

Nov 7, 2016
Thumbnail image for #303 Eve Of Emigration

Single file exodus, please Another presidential election and our choices are primal.  Fight or flee.  We refuse to panic and advise same- though this might be a good time to text everyone you love and tell them so. Canada would seem an ideal place to relocate. Word of caution? Do not admit you heard this […]

More →

#302 Dissing Darwin

Sep 30, 2016
Thumbnail image for #302 Dissing Darwin

Dying To Get In Happy International Podcast Day. We had planned to send you a nice card but Hallmark was sold out. Please listen for an exclusive medical marijuana offer instead. If you’ve been wondering whether Ken and I had expired, that happens to be our theme this week. Turns out those who hand out Darwin Awards keep an At Risk watch list. […]

More →