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The Dork Forest is a show where I, Jackie Kashian, interview everyone and anyone about what they really really like. ie thier dorkdom. Started in 2006, the youtube page has clips (and full episodes). and will lead you to all the information you may ever need re this show and Jackie's standup.

Apr 26, 2011

Today I talk with Tony Conrad and Pat Francis about autographs, bands, religion and serendipity. It’s a good one. I know I say that every time. This even ran long!




Pamela des Barres

Wire Train

Bands Reunited – VH1


Dr. Demento

American Atheist Convention in Des Moines

Joan Van Ark

Onion Sports Show

Brooke Alvarez ONN on IFC

The Onion on GW Bush - 2001

Toon Tumblers

Darwin – X-Man

Flash Gordon – weirdly Eric Johnson who played Flash, was on Smallville!

La Femme Nikita
Roku – PS3 or Wii will also work with Netflix.

Killer Brain – not enough scientific information in this…


Scientology – I’d link it but I feel like there’d be a knock on my door.

Fair Game Policy

Doug Stanhope (the joke is at 5:15ish)

I bring up again and Jon Hamm came up again.

Bengt Washburn

Lois McMaster Bujold


Troy Conrad recommends Seth Godin: Quieting the Lizard Brain

Pat Francis recommends The War For Late Night

Paul Simon – So Beautiful So What
Foo Fighters – Wasting Light.

I’m reading The Forever War – it’s pretty great. 


Seriously… we could have kept going for another hour. I gotta have both of them back! Thanks for listening. Take care of each other out there, Jackie


App Bonus Note:

I stopped recording and Andy went and pounded on the door. Scared me a bit. Oh, the hilarity of men. He is, if you don't know, outstanding in his field.


My website has a player, standup schedule and videos, the merch (CD/T-shirt opportunities), the donation button: or iPhone App, Android App, and a very basic free app for the iPhone/Android/Palm/Blackberry are available.


Audio leveling by
Patrick Brady (part of a great production company in NY)
The music is by Mike Ruekberg
My Website is designed by Vilmos: who has his OWN podcast (road comic interviews… fascinating)