Adam opens the show complaining about being over-worked and the long weekend not feeling like anything special. He also talks about being at the mercy of nerds and the problems with his outdoor speaker system. Later, Adam talks about his kids’ new obsession with hiking, and the little adventure they got into. Adam then takes a fan phone call about the firing of Anthony Cumia of Opie and Anthony.
Ed Asner and his son Matt are in next, and Adam talks with them about the Autism Speaks foundation and the future of Autism research. They also discuss competitive celebrities, poker tournaments, and Ed’s thoughts on the film industry. Alison then begins the news with a clip of Joan Rivers walking out mid-interview. They also further discuss the firing of Anthony of Opie and Anthony, and the show wraps with renewal news for the show ‘Community’.
Joan Rivers Walks Out
Producers: Mike August, Mike Lynch, and Mike Dawson
Co-Producers: Gary Smith, Chris Laxamana, Matt Fondiler and Jeff Fox
Newsgirl: Alison Rosen
Sound Effects: Bryan Bishop