The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by his pal Jimmy Kimmel to catch up and discuss self-quarantine life, the return of Who Wants to be a Millionaire, Jimmy hosting the Kobe Bryant memorial, Kobe memories, restaurants being affected by the coronavirus, Parent Corner, and more (2:27). Then Bill talks with actor, writer, and comedian J.B. Smoove about writing on SNL, his audition for Curb Your Enthusiasm, his comedic influences, being in New York for the inception of hip-hop, his favorite Curb episode, doing roasts, his new comedy tour, and much more (52:37).
Jimmy Kimmel in Quarantine Nation, Shaq and Kobe, and the Future of TV. Plus: J.B. Smoove on a Long and Crazy Career.
Bill catches up with an old friend before J.B. Smoove joins to talk about doing roasts, his favorite ‘Curb’ episode, and more
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Brian also discusses Tom Brady’s off-field woes and the Red Sox’s offseason needs
Plus, the guys discuss UFC legend Daniel Cormier making his foray into pro wrestling
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Plus, how big is the panic button in Green Bay?