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Improv comedy based on meaty stories and topics with Josh Simpson, Jake Jabbour and special guests.

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Chad Carter (The Daily Show, The Detour) and Jessica Seay-Klatt (UCB's Old Flame, This is Trevor) join Josh and Jake for a very rare edition of The MEAT. First, Josh and Chad talk about a pitch meeting they did in Buzz Aldrin's apartment when they both worked at Funny or Die. Then Jessica tells a tale of a time the police nearly caught her skinny dipping. Chad brings it home with a true story...
Joe Hartzler (DRIB, Funny or Die) and Allen Loeb (Somewhere in Palm Springs, UCB) played together on teams like Flap Jackson and Them Do This many years ago, and now they're reunited on The MEAT. Allen tells a story about the time he was nearly recruited / scammed into being a male model in New York City. Joe talks about how a foul ball nearly ruined a church picnic and more importantly, his ...
The hosts of the I'm Too Effing High podcast, James Mastraieni and Dhruv Uday Singh, join The MEAT for a very special crossover episode! Dhruv tells a story about going to Jamaica and being offered every sinful thing you can imagine. The James tells an incredible story about fugitives, threesomes and life and death decisions. These stories lead to improvised scenes about ding dongs that ding-...
Colin McGurk (Varmint, Taught in Cold Blood) and Ruha Taslimi (THE SCORE, Trish) tell stories about life on both coasts. Ruha talks about her experience managing bands, slicing her finger and having psychic abilities. Colin talks about his time working at The Soho House and running into the likes of James Franco and Prince. These stories lead to improvised scenes about mental breakdowns in a ...
Jessica Elaina Eason and Josh Brekhus are on the show to talk about their various experiences in the world of crime. Josh talks about the time he was (falsely) accused of masturbating in a Taco Bell bathroom, and Jessica shares a story about a time she was held up at gun point in a pilates studio in New York City. These true stories inspire improvised scenes about a man called "Scared Rabbit"...
The newly engaged couple Heather Woodward (The Elite Daily Show, UCB's Rococo) and David Kantrowitz (@midnight, Improv Artvice) join Jake and Josh to share their engagement story and get meaty. David talks about the time he spent with his caped roommate at Animation Camp. Heather tells a harrowing story about encountering a wolf in Alaska. These true stories inspire improvised scenes about one dad...
Jill Donnelly (Veep, New Girl) and Greg Tuculescu (Bridesmaids, I Love You, Man) are UCBNY transplants and teammates with Josh on the UCBLA team Assembly. Jill tells a story about being the rebellious teen in a community theater program and Greg tells the confusing tale of the time he was sideswiped by an elderly driver. These true stories inspire improvised scenes about nasty New Yorkers, a vanis...
Majeed Nami (White Women, Comedy Bang! Bang!) and Carl Tart (White Women, MADtv) join The MEAT to discuss aging and improv etiquette. Majeed tells a story about the time he met with a Christian production company in Oklahoma, Carl talks about his neighbor Richard who lived in a garage and dressed well. These true stories inspire improvised scenes about "teacher dick", a very long prayer, the most ...
Dave Theune (Blunt Talk, Fresh Off the Boat) and Victoria Longwell (UCB's Dicaprio, The Flowers of Fantastico) join the show for our last of four episodes with real life couples! Dave tells a story about a recent romantic getaway to Solvang, Victoria shares a story about a time an ex used her story in a newspaper and the whole gang talks about sad songs. These true stories inspire absolutely made ...
Jennie Pierson (Powerless, Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates) & Amanda Sitko (Brockmire, Mother Mary) came up with Josh at the UCB and have been best friends for 17 years. Amanda tells stories from her crazy Hollywood apartment complex involving robbery, kidnappings and jailbirds. Jennie talks about a hard hitting interview she recently did for her elementary school newspaper. These true storie...