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Episode 532: Nerdist Podcast
Bryan Bishop
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Nerdist Podcast: Bryan Bishop

Bryan Bishop (Bald Bryan from The Adam Carolla Show) sits down with Chris for a more serious topic. They talk about Bryan being diagnosed with a brain tumor, his 5 anniversary of the diagnosis after been giving a 6 month expiration date, and having a good attitude and using humor to keep him positive in the worst of times!

Buy Bryan’s book Shrinkage today!

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  1. Nick says:

    This podcast changed me so much. I used to stress out at work and try to keep all the plates spinning. It really put perspective in life for me and me and my wife now use it for perspective sake. eg. Work has me on five projects at once all requiring first priority of my time, plus home commitments etc. Well it’s not that bad, it’s not a brain tumor.

  2. DiHard11 says:

     I’m very happy to hear Bald Bryan doing so well.  I look forward to reading his book.  I’m sure it will be as delightfully funny as he is! 

  3. Kashi says:

    That was awesome! Love me some Bald Bryan. And Christy, for that matter! They are an amazing duo.

  4. Slimy_Queef_Chunk says:

    It’s just a waste of my time! 

  5. Esdeem says:

    Wow. That’s about all I can say after listening to this episode, and I think Bryan’s book is definitely on my “next to read” list. I definitely wish I’d had it when I went through my health issues over the last few years. There’s really nothing more terrifying than sitting in a room waiting for a doctor to pronounce what your future will be, and sometimes humor is the only way to get by. Just a truly phenomenal interview, Chris!

  6. As someone who also was diagnosed with what sounds like the same type of brain tumor — but different location — and given the same prognosis, it was a terrifying experience. My tumor was operable, and after the whole experience my only lingering effect is a partial loss of sight in my right eye. Luckily we both had support from family and friends. I’m still here years later too, they say I’m doing well — and now I even have a baby on the way. We share an experience that I wouldn’t wish on anyone. Stay strong.

  7. shartnado says:

    Some people deserve to get cancer because they are jerks. Bryan Bishop is not one of them. The guy that cut in line in front of me at Subway is.

  8. hitlerneededhugs says:

    Cancer: Always hilarious if you’re a fucking sociopath. Or a professional comedian trying to cope.

  9. Joel Ossar says:

    i literally ha never heard a more appropriate (missed) opportunity to reference “i’d rather have a bottle in front of me than have to have a frontal lobotomy” than the discussion at the end of this podcast about chris’ book tour vs. bald bryan’s book tour.