The Best Show with Tom Scharpling

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, hear an interview with Ileana Douglas!

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The BEST SHOW HOLIDAY PARTY! A star-studded show with JON DALY! MARY HOULIHAN! FRED FROM HONOLULU! and SO MANY MORE! RICK IN SOUTH NEWBRIDGE calls to talk about the latest Rock N' Roll Hall of Fame inductions and then gets Tom to narrate his new documentary! GARY THE SQUIRREL stages a reading of "A BAYONNE CHRISTMAS" with surprise guests and SO MUCH MORE!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear why ad man Chet from The Newbridge Estates loves drums!

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A special Best Show with JOHN HODGMAN AND HAYES DAVENPORT IN STUDIO! Musician MIKE ADAMS AT HIS HONEST WEIGHT swings by with JARED CHEEK of Flannelgraph Records to play his awesome new charity Christmas song!  Plus, A BIG ANNOUNCEMENT and much more!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Marc Maron!

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The first ever DOG-CEMBER: a show that is DOGS ONLY! STEVIE B and his dog call in! The first installment of DOUGH DOGS: where dogs eat fast food! NICK FLANAGAN calls up about his new album WIPED PRIVILEGE! Plus, the return of JULIE FROM CINCINNATI and MORE!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear how Philly Boy Roy is friends with The Pope.

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The last week of NoDudeVember! Tom’s STEP NEPHEW CHIP calls to talk about Thanksgiving. Phones ring on the topic: RIGHT ROAD/WRONG ROAD. Plus, AP Mike’s battle with the Long Island Serial Killer begins!

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The Half Hour of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the November 22nd, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episode are Tom Scharpling, A.P. Mike, Jason Gore, and Kristen Bartlett!

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Tom gets celebrities of all stripes to call in and donates money to Community Food Bank of New Jersey for each call! A young man named Ortho calls in to interview Tom. AP Mike recounts his adventure as a wrestling manager. A bunch of other people call and more!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear Toby Rafelson report from a Foo Fighters show!

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A SPECIAL CANADIAN EDITION OF THE BEST SHOW! Tom talks about his horrifying car crash! The amazing comic book artist and writer CHIP ZDARSKY (Howard the Duck/Sex Criminals) and long-time friend of The Best Show EMMA FROM TORONTO swing by the studio to hang out with Tom and list the Top 20 Canadians! BOBBY from the band "TABLES" calls Tom to talk about Oasis and MORE! Plus, a very special SOUND COLLAGE and MUCH MORE!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear an interview with Kevin McDonald!

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A classic "lost" episode of THE BEST SHOW! Originally aired June 27th, 2006 on WFMU! We hear a young Tom take on the hot topics of the day and then slightly lose it.. DARREN FROM WORK calls up with his thoughts on the Red Hot Chili Peppers and more! Plus: creepy predictions, mini revelations and MUCH MORE! Find out all the secrets and why this "lost" show never made it to the archives!
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The Half Hour of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the November 1st, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episode are Tom Scharpling, A.P. Mike, Jason Gore, Pat Byrne, Mitch Cady, and a Brett Davis!

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Tom only takes calls from non-dudes! RODNEY IN SUB-EAST NEWBRIDGE talks about Halloween! BROOKE VAN POPPELEN calls in to talk about her new album! Plus, Brett Davis and Pat Byrne give a live report from a special WRESTLING TRIP!
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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Tom's doctor, Dr. Mannheim.

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Tom continues the Blowhard 100 list. Fred From Honolulu pays the Best Show studio a visit. Russ from West Newbridge calls in. A Wally Wackiman/Z-Man radio play makes its debut.

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Darren from work unearths 'The Newbridge Wall'!

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Tom tallies the list of 100 people who talk like they know everything but don't in: THE BLOWHARD 100! BILLE B calls in about the new Rock N' Roll Hall of Fame Inductees with a surprise appearance by his uncle ZACHARY BRIMSTEAD! KURT VILE and HAYES DAVENPORT check in! Tom tells ANOTHER VEGAS STORY! Plus, surprise in-studio guest and MORE!

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The Half Hour of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the October 11th, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episode are Tom Scharpling, A.P. Mike, Jason Gore, Pat Byrne, and a Martin Degrell!

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This week TOM HAS A COLD that he got from COMIC CON! Hear the stories behind his trip to comic con and MORE! Plus, Tom decides to try stealing material for future podcast rip-offs!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from alleged sports legend Dick Norton!

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AT BEST SHOW, the worlds best hashtag game returns with STAR WAS ACTORS! Tom recaps his trip down to GONER FEST! Plus, an epic and extra long SOUND COLLAGE!

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The Half Hour of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the September 27th, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episode are Tom Scharpling, A.P. Mike, Jason Gore, Pat Byrne, Jim Murphy and a special call from Beverly Ginsberg!

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The night that proves NONE OF US ARE PERFECT! Tom asks for the dumbest story ever with a winner getting tickets to Goner Fest! Tom shares another special flashback from when he recorded with THE BEACH BOYS! Photographer JIM MURPHY stops by to show Tom his years of interesting celebrity photos and stories galore!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, a call from Peyton Reed!

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BIG! HUGE! SHOW! Live in studio with CHRIS GETHARD and SAL VULCANO! Tom shares a special flashback from when he recorded with THE BEACH BOYS! An all new episode of the GARY THE SQUIRREL Show and MUCH MORE!

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The third installment of GARY THE SQUIRREL'S BROADCASTING BOOT CAMP! Hear the real inside scoop from a storied broadcast professional as he takes on a few amateurs in a rigorous head-to-head training session! This episode features: AP Mike, Jason Gore and Pat Byrne. With special co-host: Terre T!

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Tom comes home from LAS VEGAS with an epic celebrity filled story you need to hear to believe! RICK FROM NEWBRIDGE calls in about Mike Love! The return of Fredericks from New Port Richie and MORE!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear Toby Rafelson give a concert report from a Death Cab for Cutie show!

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Tom's long anticipated review of SAUSAGE PARTY! Phones ring on the topic: I GIVE UP! I'LL NEVER GIVE UP! Plus, an unexpected call from someone who says he's in a big rock group! And much MORE!

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The Half Hour Of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the August 30th, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episode are Tom Scharpling, Jason Gore, Eric White, Scott Teplin, and Jon Solomon!

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A classic Best Show! Tom recaps his summer! Avalanche Bob writes a song for The Best Show! The pros and cons of Barb! And more!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear an interview with Yo La Tengo!

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A special MINI SHOW! Tom Scharpling and the Best Show crew talk about SUMMER and what SUMMER is all about! Callers chime in on their BEST and WORST summer and MORE!

 

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Shuggy in Newbridge.

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Director JEFF FEUERZEIG swings by the studio to talk about his new film: AUTHOR: THE JT LEROY STORY and MORE! RON MCCALLISTER talks about his family business! AT BEST SHOW returns on the subject of: STAR WARS FAST FOOD! Plus, GARY THE SQUIRREL and so much more!

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The Half Hour Of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the August 9th, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episode are Tom Scharpling, AP Mike, Kristen Bartlett, Jason Gore, Pat Byrne, and Mary Houlihan!

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MARY HOULIHAN in studio! DARREN FROM WORK calls back about his honeymoon! Tom recaps his trip to Tennessee! Phones ring on the topic: WHAT IS THE DUMBEST FIRST NAME? Plus, Tom's review of the movie SUICIDE SQUAD and MORE!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Philly Boy Roy talks about his reality show and his open heart surgery!

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A star studded BEST SHOW! ANDY KINDLER calls in to discuss his latest "State of the Industry" address with GARY THE SQUIRREL! J. PENRY and JUDI ROSEN come by the studio for many many laughs! DARREN FROM WORK get's married! Plus, the beginning of everything getting ranked in: THE ORDER OF THINGS 2016!

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The Half Hour Of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the July 26th, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episode are Tom Scharpling, AP Mike, Kristen Bartlett, Jason Gore, and Pat Byrne!

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PHILLY BOY ROY calls in from the Democratic National Convention!The debut of POKEMON GO FOR TRUCKERS! The topic is THE WORST DECISIONS MADE BY OTHERWISE SMART PEOPLE! Plus, the continuing saga/debacle of the DREYFUSS 100!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear an interview with Jack Black!

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GABE DELAHAYE in studio! SEAN IN WESTBRIDGE calls in to talk to Tom about motorcycles! Tom brings up the topic UNPOPULAR OPINIONS, including his opinion on Bryan Cranston! The debut of STAND UP TALK! And can Tom get Richard Dreyfuss to call up in part one of THE DREYFUSS 100? Listen and find out!

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The second installment of GARY THE SQUIRREL'S BROADCASTING BOOT CAMP! Hear the real inside scoop from a storied broadcast professional as he takes on a few amateurs in a rigorous head-to-head training session! This episode features: Therese Mahler, AP Mike, Jason Gore and Pat Byrne. With special co-host: JULIE KLAUSNER!

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JULIE KLAUSNER live in studio! Julie chats with Tom about the brand new season of DIFFICULT PEOPLE and so much MORE! NICK IN UPPER NEWBRIDGE calls in to ask Tom about his favorite astronaut! A special LIVE PERFORMANCE by SABRINA AND ANDREW FROM A GIANT DOG and SWEET SPIRIT! GARY THE SQUIRREL debuts his new show "Gary On Garywood"! One of the best episodes ever, do not miss the Woody Allen ending!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Mikey from South West Newbridge calls about Fuzz Fest.

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A classic BEST SHOW! JOHN HODGMAN calls from his vacation in Maine! The TOM SCHARPLINGS SHOW, with Tom going deep into his own psyche, changing his emotions at the ring of a bell. Plus, a call from famous artist COOP and MARY HOULIHAN!
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The Half Hour Of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the June 28th, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episode are Tom Scharpling, AP Mike, Terre T, Jason Gore, Pat Byrne, and Sunshine & The Rain!

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SUNSHINE & THE RAIN swing by the studio for a special set of music and a LIVE SOUND COLLAGE! Tom gets a call from BILLY MERKLEWORTH, a pilot/stand up comedian! AT BEST SHOW, the Best Show hashtag program returns! Phones ring on the topic: NOT IN THIS LIFETIME! Plus: a rousing game of "TRU TV BINGO", with calls from Adam Conover, Brooke Van Poppelen and MORE!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear an interview with the lead singer of Blue Savage, Jake Tempest.

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SHARON HORGAN and HAYES DAVENPORT swing by the studio! DAYTON JESSUPS calls in with his Best Show theme song submission! ANDY KINDLER and NEIL HAGERTY check in! Plus, phones ring on the topic: TOP 50 PEOPLE YOU WOULDN’T WANT TO BE HANDCUFFED TO!

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The first installment of GARY THE SQUIRREL'S BROADCASTING BOOT CAMP! Hear the real inside scoop from a storied broadcast professional as he takes on two amateurs in a rigorous head-to-head training session! This episode features Jason Gore and Pat Byrne.

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Tom asks the big question: WHAT IS THE BEST CANDY BAR EVER?! We hear a call from famous YouTuber RAY RAY HUTCHINS! Plus the triumphant return of the SOUND COLLAGE!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, an anonymous 'Muppets' writer who may or may not be Tim Heidecker calls in.

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WOW! KURT VILE live in studio! BOB MEHR, author of Trouble Boys: The True Story of The Replacements, live in studio! A visit from REPLACEMENTS STEVE, the biggest Replacements fan to ever live! And COCO HAMES from the Ettes is live in studio! Plus NEIL HAGERTY calls from Geneva! Don't miss this historic episode!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear Adam Resnick live in Studio!

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HAYES DAVENPORT from Hollywood Handbook live in the studio! TIM HEIDECKER calls up and tell us all about his new album IN GLENDALE! COACH HAYES recaps Tom throwing the first pitch at the Newbridge Ratmen game! The exciting conclusion of AT BEST SHOW! COMMENTS SECTIONS are dramatically read by Tom and Hayes! Plus, exciting announcements and MORE!

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The Half Hour Of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the May 24th, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episode are Tom Scharpling, AP Mike, Pat Byrne, Gail Bennington, and Jack!

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A star studded show with GAIL BENNINGTON live in studio! JOE BIDEN tells Tom about his DC hardcore roots! NEIL HAGERTY and NELLIE MCKAY also call in! Plus, find out which great people half-assed it to an insane degree on the topic: PHONING IT IN!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Bryce calls about the final Grateful Dead show.

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DUH BEST SHOW makes it debut! Then, callers try their best to impersonate Tom! We hear from DR. FECKLER, Tom's personal MD who revels a bit too much info on Tom! Plus, JASON WOLINER and JON DALY live in studio, and an exclusive music premier from the band SPRAY PAINT!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear Philly Boy Roy interview Paul Rudd!

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Callers suggest a few actors and a genre, then Tom creates an entire movie! The premiere of TALKING THRONES, the GAME OF THRONES recap show for people who have never seen the show! Phones ring on the topic of embarrassing FINAL ROLES for famous actors! Plus, a music premier from Modern Baseball!

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The Half Hour Of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the May 3rd, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episode are Tom Scharpling, AP Mike, Jason Gore, Pat Byrne, Alex Brizel, and Scott Rogowsky!

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Tom asks who would make the new world better aboard SCHARPLING’S ARK! Rock god KURT VILE checks in about hanging out with Neil Young in Nashville and more! AT BEST SHOW makes it's return with the topic: #STARWARSCANDYBARS! Plus, another installment of WHO SUCKS IN PODCASTING!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear an In-Studio Conversation with Kevin Corrigan!

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Tom tries to set-up listeners with other listeners in the first ever BEST SHOW LOVE CONNECTION! Meanwhile, Tom sends the Best Show crew to the nearest Burger King to each try the ANGRIEST WHOPPER! And another installment of: WHO SUCKS IN PODCASTING!

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The Half Hour Of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the April 19th, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episode are Tom Scharpling, AP Mike, Jason Gore, Pat Byrne, and Rob Hatch-Miller! Hear the FINAL chapter of the origin of Jason's "Slaw Dog" nickname!

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For one hour, Tom is NOT allowed to complain! If he does, $10 goes to one of the producers and a matching amount goes to an animal shelter! VANCE returns to The Best Show in the return of THE VANCE AND GARY SHOW! ANDY BRECKMAN calls in to talk to Tom about his new board game and MORE!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Tom's Brother Ron Calls Tom in LA (featuring Patton Oswalt and Lisa Jane Persky)!

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Tom and the listeners rank the 50 BEST DUOS OF ALL TIME! A recap of Tom's recent trip to California! Plus, a special SOUND COLLAGE!

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The Half Hour Of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the March 22nd, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episode are Tom Scharpling, AP Mike, Jason Gore, Pat Byrne, Lisa Chandler, and Alex Scordelis.

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In a special pre-recorded episode of The Best Show, Tom talks to JON DALY about his new Adult Swim special! Plus another edition of WHO SUCKS IN PODCASTING and more!
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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Newbridge Ratmen Centerfielder, Percy Hobart!

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Phones ring on the topic of COMEBACKS! Which ones have been good? Which ones bummed you out? Who do you want to come back? Who do you want to never come back? A review of BATMAN V SUPERMAN and Tom’s review of the LCD Soundsystem reunion shows and MUCH MORE!

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The Half Hour Of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the March 22nd, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episode are Tom Scharpling, AP Mike, Jason Gore, Pat Byrne, and Kristen Bartlett. Hear the gang in a guessing game for the origin of Jason's "Slaw Dog" nickname!

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Mathew Tompkins from the SHOUT! Network calls Tom with some new and exciting TV shows in development! Phones ring on the topic WHO SCARES YOU? And so much MORE!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear  three short calls from 80's Rick, Thaddeus in Oldbridge, and Pip from West Newbridge!

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A classic BEST SHOW! PHILLY BOY ROY checks in with a rare appearance from his son, ROY JR! Hear the world premier of two great new songs from the band ISLANDS! Phones ring on the topic of ALTERNATE UNIVERSES! Tom takes calls from The Best Show crew's parents... and MORE!

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The Half Hour Of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the March 8th, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episode are Tom Scharpling, AP Mike, Jason Gore, Pat Byrne, & Roxy Lange!

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JULIE KLAUSNER and DANIELLE HENDERSON in studio! SICK MANNING calls in to talk about his new record! Hear a KIDS AND SENIORS call-in special! Plus... GARY THE SQUIRREL auditions for AC/DC!!!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Paul Scheer Calls In About the Top 100 Fictional Characters!

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GAIL BENNINGTON from the SiriusXM radio show, Bennington, swings by the studio for her second Best Show visit! LANCE BANGS & CLARE O’KANE also swing by to talk about their new Vice show, 'Flophouse'! PLUS, phones ring on the topic: LUCKIEST PEOPLE ALIVE!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Newbridge legend Raccoon Face (featuring Adam Resnick)!

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JONAH RAY visits the studio to talk about his new Seeso series: HIDDEN AMERICA! KING IN NEWBRIDGE HEIGHTS calls up and explains his CULT to Tom! Plus, ANDY KINDLER calls and gets the business from GARY THE SQUIRREL!

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The Half Hour Of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the February 16th, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episode are Tom Scharpling, AP Mike, Pat Byrne, Kristen Bartlett, & Jason Gore.

Direct download: HHOP_161902.mp3
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Tom solves callers mysteries in THE EVALUATING! A belated birthday DRUM-O-GRAM is delivered to Tom from MORT! Plus, Tom's review of DEADPOOL and MUCH MORE!
Direct download: TBS161702.mp3
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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Yo La Tengo Super Fan Billy (featuring Yo La Tengo!).

Direct download: Bests160212.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:49pm EDT

A classic Best Show! Phones ring on part 2 of MOST OFFENSIVE SONG! A brand new SOUND COLLAGE! Hear the latest from AVALANCHE BOB! Plus, Tom compares his take on the Superbowl and Mike Francesca!

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The Half Hour Of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the February 2nd, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episode are Tom Scharpling, AP Mike, Pat Byrne, and Jason Gore.

Direct download: HHOP_160402.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Tom gets a call from extreme sports athlete RAD MCKINNEY on his grinding DVD series! All the Coen Brothers movies are ranked BEST to WORST! Plus, what is the MOST OFFENSIVE SONG ever?

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear from Mark in Newbridge Lows who has a hat situation.

Direct download: Bests160205.mp3
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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a voicemail from guitarist Rip Chrysle.

Direct download: Bests160122.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:15am EDT

Chris Gethard swings by Best Show studio to talk about TCGS season 2 AND to pitch Tom a Best Show/Gethard Show cruise! Steven Jennings from Entertainment Weekly calls to talk about David Bowie! Vacation Jason speaks on the Impractical Jokers Cruise and MORE!

Direct download: TBS_160119.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:46am EDT

The Half Hour Of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the January 12th, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episode are Tom Scharpling, AP Mike, Pat Byrne and a special call from ANDY KINDLER!

Direct download: HHOP_160115.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

Tom honors David Bowie with personal reflections and a special sound collage! Phones ring on the topic of HEROES! Plus, FBI special agent Len Markowitz calls in to give Tom a life audit and share some news on EL CHAPO!

Direct download: TBS_160112.mp3
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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, the Best Show is in LA with Carl the Sound Engineer, Lisa Jane Persky, Joe Mande and Gabe Delahaye.

Direct download: Bests_160108.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00am EDT