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Trivia With Budds

Trivia With Budds is a daily pop culture trivia show hosted by comedian and TV producer Ryan Budds. Play along with a variety of subjects and see if you could hold your own against comedians, actors, musicians, producers, artists, and Budds himself! Trivia With Budds is playable live at a handful of weekly LA locations. Check out http://TriviaWithBudds.com for a full list and sample questions.
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Now displaying: December, 2016

Hey thanks for checking out the Trivia With Budds podcast! New episodes EVERY DAY. Subscribe on iTunes or stream/download here! 

Dec 27, 2016

Curtis Smythe (The Pack Theater) dances in a triple threat with Aaron Michael Marsh (Flappers Comedy Club) and Jay Washington (Chiraq on Amazon Prime) in three rounds of trivia on the deadliest celebrity year in recent memory, 2016. Listen to these three and the host riff on being a pro wrestler (Jay), running a movie blog (Curtis) and acting in a real life PILOT (Aaron). Budds reveals his Christmas gifts and teases upcoming episodes in 2017! Category Round:  Things That Are Red. Listeners Quiz prize:  Free Budds Box Vol. 3! Email ryan@ryanbudds.com with the three answers to enter. 

 

Curtis Smythe: https://mrsmythe101.tumblr.com/

Aaron Michael Marsh: https://twitter.com/AaronMMarsh

Jay Washington: https://twitter.com/MrJayWashington

Theme song by Frawsty:  https://soundcloud.com/frawsty

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Book your holiday party, birthday, and fundraiser with Trivia with Budds! Email ryan@ryanbudds.com for more info on how to entertain the masses with custom trivia rounds at your next event. 

Hosted by Ryan Budds. For more info on all events check these sites:

http://TriviaWithBudds.com
http://Facebook.com/TriviaWithBudds
http://Twitter.com/ryanbudds
http://Instagram.com/ryanbudds
http://RyanBudds.com 

 FULL SHOW NOTES by listener Amber McGeachy:

Guests: (0:07)
Curtis Smythe
Aaron Michael Marsh 
Jay Washington 
 
Intro: (0:33)
All About Budds
Last Podcast of the year: Year in Review (1:02)
Christmas (1:24)
     Ninja Turtles as Wrestlers 
     Beer Glasses
     Watched Christmas Movies 
          Christmas Vacation
          Christmas Story
Studio City (4:44)
First time with 3 guests (5:43)
Celebrity Deaths- prediction 2.5 more this year (6:10)
Curtis (6:36)
     Met at Moose Den in Glendale . Moved to LA 1.5 ago. Loves trivia. Improv guy. Pack Theater and UCB.
Aaron (8:35)
     Stand-up comedian. Met at Flappers 3-4 years ago. Did comedy at Corky's but that is over. Filmed first Pilot last month.
Jay (10:51) 
     Oldest (not age but longest) friend. (Love his voice) Mat at Riddle's Southside Chicago. Budds was banned. Jay was a pro wrestler, Trauma. Not currently. Wrestled with some famous dudes. Last proper match was a year ago. Was in Chiraq. (Ryan is super white BTW) Did an Old Navy commercial
 
Year End Review 2016 (16:06)
Round 1: Stuff That Happened
Round 2: Celebrity Deaths 
Round 3: Quotes 
 
Buzzword: Death (16:47)
Trivia Showdown (17:52)
Categories (40:33)
     Name Movies that came out in 2016
     Aaron wins categories (45:13)
Jay wins overall 
Plugs: (47:50)
Listener Quiz (49:31)
     Prize is Budds Box
 
  1. Capitol of Mississippi?
  2. What does D.O.A. mean?
  3. Star of Richie Rich?
Dec 20, 2016

Dave Swan (Moose Knuckle Comedy) battles one-on-one with Budds in a holiday trivia extravaganza, recorded on location at The Moose Den in Glendale, CA. Dave asks Ryan 10 questions on Christmas TV specials and episodes and Budds tries to stump the former ICP fan with questions on Gremlins, Home Alone 2, and much more. Category Round:  Christmas Songs. Listeners Quiz prize:  Trivia with Budds Coaster! Email ryan@ryanbudds.com with the three answers to enter. 

Dave Swan: http://twitter.com/swanagram

Theme song by Frawsty:

https://soundcloud.com/frawsty

PARTY, EVENT, FUNDRAISER COMING UP? Book Budds for some trivia! Email ryan@ryanbudds.com for more details on how to make your event unique and fun.

BUDDS BOX VOL. 3 IS OUT NOW! Get yours for $20. 8 amazing items from friends of Budds including artists, toy makers, and curators. Only 20 are made, only a few left. Email ryan@ryanbudds.com to claim yours. Shipping is $5. 

 

Hosted by Ryan Budds. For more info on all events check these sites:


http://TriviaWithBudds.com
http://Facebook.com/TriviaWithBudds
http://Twitter.com/ryanbudds
http://Instagram.com/ryanbudds
http://RyanBudds.com

FULL SHOW NOTES by listener Amber McGeachy:

Guest: Dave Swan (0:12)
Intro (0:39)
     - Special: Budds Battle 
          -One on one: Budds VS Dave Swan 
     -Egg Nog is Gross (1:45)
     -Moscow Mule Mugs
          -4 from Ashlee (wife)
          -2 from Nate Lujan (We Love Nate)
          -4 from Marmy (Ashlee's grandma)
     -Shopping with the family (3:09)
          -Gross gummy bear sample 
               -What if it was an edible and they were trapped in the mall high and lost.
          -Got a bus and Frozen beauty kit for Annabelle (4:15)
          -Budds belated review on Frozen:
               -Not bad but very anticlimatic
          -Cabbage Patch doll from trivia folks for Annabelle 
-Podcast live from The Moose Den in Glendale (6:38)
-Hello Dave Swan! (7:27)
     -Budds has known him most his time in LA 
     -From Cleveland, Ohio (I lived there)
     -"Shoulders of Comedy"
     -Juggalos (& Juggalettes?)
     - Insane Clown Posse fan
     -Wants to be a wood worker 
-Moose Knuckle Comedy Show @ Moose Den (13:37)
-Swazee-a-thon (13:59)
-Budds opened for Zach Galifianakis (14:25)
-Dave wrote Christmas TV questions (15:53)
-Budds wrote Christmas movie questions (16:01)
-Dave's favorite Christmas movies: (16:08)
     -Year Without A Santa Claus
          -Claymation
     -It's A Wonderful Life 
-Budds was in "You Can't Take It With You" and played a male servant when he was in high school and played Mr. Green in a stage version of Clue (18:23)
 
Trivia Showdown (20:32)
 
Categories (43:07)
     -Christmas songs 
Dave is the winner (48:38)
Plugs: (48:58)
     Swanagram 
     Bingo with Budds at Congregation Ale House in Pasadena with Dave Swan 
 
Listener Quiz: (53:23)
  1. Barney's last name on the Simpsons?
  2. Capitol of Delaware?
  3. When was Mrs. Pac-Man released?

 

Dec 13, 2016

Justin Foster (Foster the Podcast) and Brian McDaniel (TMZ) face off in Justin's bedroom to find out who knows more about the citizens of Springfield and the scandals of Hollywood's finest actors in Simpsons and TMZ Celebrity trivia. The comedians chat why Dexter season 4 is the best season of TV ever, one guest's passion for Jimmy Eat World, and nonstop bell-ringing shenanigans. Category Round:  Things That Are Red. Listeners Quiz prize:  Piece of art from Rebel Art Design! Email ryan@ryanbudds.com with the three answers to enter. 

 

Justin Foster: http://justincomic.weebly.com/
Foster the Podcast:  http://justincomic.weebly.com/foster-the-podcast.html

Brian McDaniel: http://www.mrbrianmcd.com/
Glory Days Podcast: http://glorydayspodcast.com/

Theme song by Frawsty:  https://soundcloud.com/frawsty

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Book your holiday party, birthday, and fundraiser with Trivia with Budds! Email ryan@ryanbudds.com for more info on how to entertain the masses with custom trivia rounds at your next event. 

 

Hosted by Ryan Budds. For more info on all events check these sites:

http://TriviaWithBudds.com
http://Facebook.com/TriviaWithBudds
http://Twitter.com/ryanbudds
http://Instagram.com/ryanbudds
http://RyanBudds.com 

FULL SHOW NOTES by listener Ambery McGeachy:

Episode 20 The Simpsons vs TMZ Celebrity Gossip Trivia 

Guests: Justin Foster & Brian McDaniel
 
Intro: (0:44)
-Trivia with Budds
-Topics (you do reveal them here)
-December in California
-Moscow Mules and Copper Cups 
-Palm Springs
-Sherlock 
-Budds Boxes 
 
Valley Village at Justin's house (6:19)
Justin and Brian met at Flapper's through mutual friend Justin Wood 
Foster the Podcast - Justin's Podcast (8:00)
Budds met Justin at Flapper's where he was bartending. Was a fun job, but paid less because people don't go to comedy clubs to get wasted. Podcast partner, Christy, was a bar manager there. 
Brian worked for TMZ for 8 years (11:08) 
-Married with a kid 
-Lego dicks and vaginas 
-Was part of a band called Buckshot Bill 
-Played at a bowling alley in Eagle Rock 
Topics (15:00)
Justin 
-90's bands (15:04)
    -Nine Inch Nails 
    -Smashing Pumpkins 
    -The Toadies 
        -Budds loved New Radicals 
-Marvel Movies (19:24)
     -Fav Marvel Villian is Magneto
-The Simpsons (20:11)
-Fall Out Boy (21:09)
-Harry Potter (22:00)
-Dexter (23:28)
 
Brian 
-Game of Thrones (24:50)
     -Fav moment is when Little Finger threatens Sirsi (?) "Knowledge is power" and Sirsi replies "Guards, cut his throat. No power is power"
-Stranger Things (26:07)
     -Loves the cliffhangers 
-Baseball cards from 1985-1995 (27:00)
    -Error Cards
-Celebrity Gossip from 2000 and later (28:34)
-Dodgers Baseball (29:27)
 
Reveal: (30:41)
-Simpsons vs TMZ Celebrity Gossip
 
Trivia Showdown (30:51)
Buzzword: Buckshot (31:01)
 
Combo Question: (46:01)
What director turned down a role on season 8 episode 13 of The Simpsons stating that the dialogue was unacceptable?
 
Categories: (47:11)
-Things That Are Red
 
Justin is the winner. 
Wins an action figure (52:57)
Brian wins a movie poster 
 
Plugs: (52:40)
     Brian -  Glory Days podcast 
     on twitter @BrianFMcDaniel 
 
    Justin - Foster the Podcast (53:16)
     on twitter and insta @JustinComic 
 
Listener Quiz (54:06)
Prize from Rebel Art Design 
 
1. What day of the week was Christmas in 2015?
2. Who directed The Incredibles?
3. What is the capitol of South Dakota?

 

Dec 6, 2016

Ben Deily (The Lemonheads) and his brother Jonno Deily (Artistic Director, Howl at The Moon Dueling Pianos Bar) talk tales of bands in the 90s, going to Harvard, and growing up with cool parents before playing some very civil trivia on Hamlet and Contemporary Pop Music. Budds drinks white grapefruit juice per Ben's request, and pretends to know as much about literature as the duo being an English major himself. Category Round:  British Celebs. Listeners Quiz prize:  Joe Kilgallon Comedy Album! Email ryan@ryanbudds.com with the three answers to enter. 

Ben Deily's Website:  http://www.bendeily.com/

Jonno Deily: http://www.howlatthemoon.com/

Theme song by Frawsty:  https://soundcloud.com/frawsty

Michael Malone's Web Series Bethlehem:  MaloneComedy.com

PARTY, EVENT, FUNDRAISER COMING UP? Book Budds for some trivia! Email ryan@ryanbudds.com for more details on how to make your event unique and fun.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

MON DEC 12th-FB Livestream event for Trivia with Budds at The Moose Den in Glendale, CA. Come win big prizes in house, or play along from anywhere!

Hosted by Ryan Budds. For more info on all events check these sites:

http://TriviaWithBudds.com
http://Facebook.com/TriviaWithBudds
http://Twitter.com/ryanbudds
http://Instagram.com/ryanbudds
http://RyanBudds.com

FULL SHOW NOTES by listener Amber McGeachy:
 
Guests: Ben Deily and Jonno Deily
    
Intro: (00:58)
Jonno's Bday when this was taped (1:15)
Holidays (1:20)
Dec 12th @ Moose Den Live Stream Event 
     Mivo Camera
Cahoot- use your smartphone as a buzzer (3:18)
Sound bite of Second Chance by Lemon Head (4:00)
Ben's Bday day before (5:17)
Whoever loses is kicked out of the family Jonno would go to Nebraska and Ben would go to Norway (6:50)
All about the Deily name (10:15)
Lemonheads both were members for awhile. Jonno for about a summer as the drummer (15:26)
Jonno is the music director at Boston's Howl at the Moon (17:29) 
Played at Universal night before podcast
Varsity Drag a band, Ben and wife Lisa (19:37) started 1997-1998 but been more active the last few years    
Comedy Show- Oxnard- Kids and family comedy (23:00)
Categories:
Jonno 
Contemporary Pop Music (25:01)
     Keane
     Fountains of Wayne
     Cold Play for awhile 
Home Star Runner (29:01)
     Strong Bad
Sci Fi Movies (31:31)
     Star Wars
     Blade Runner
     Alien movies
     The Last Star Fighter
With Nell and I (?) (33:05)
Max Head Room (34:30)
     Sci Fi Show about a reporter who stumbled upon things he wasn't supposed to and they want to kill him
     Character ended up being more popular for the ads and other things he did.
Ben 
English and American Poetry (36:45)
     Harvard Grad
     Works in advertising
The Mighty Boosh (?) (40:18)
     U.K. Sketch Group 
With Nell and I (?) (42:15)
Supernatural (42:29)
     BUDDS watch it! 
     Whedon-esque
Hamlet (43:29)
     Favorite Shakespeare play might be Othello 
Topic Reveal (AGAIN) (44:37)
Showdown (45:04)
Buzzword - Bazingstoke (45:49)
Combo Question: (1:02:32)
     What band has a song called Ophelia and what other female named album is on?
          Lumineers- Cleopatra 
Categories (1:03:40) 
     British Celebs
          I love that your fall back was SPICE GIRLS 
Prizes (1:07:37)
     Batman toy for Ben 
     Trivia with Budds shirt for Jonno
Plugs (1:08:43)
@Varsity_Drag 
Antea's Theater Company in Glendale 
Howl at the Moon (any of them)
 
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