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In Dead Pilots Society, scripts that were developed by studios and networks but were never produced are given the table reads they deserve. Starring actors you know and love from television and film, a live audience, and a good time in which no one gets notes, no one is fired, and everyone laughs. Presented by Andrew Reich (Friends; Worst Week) Ben Blacker (The Writers Panel podcast; co-creator, Thrilling Adventure Hour), and Noah Findling (The New York Times, Comedy Central).
 
A podcast for those who want the other side of the story. Primitive Initiative Podcast is tailored for those who seek knowledge to its deepest depths. The guests on this podcast are a result of a decade of research into fields ranging from alternative history, health, philosophy, religion, physics, chemistry to politics and more. Visit www.primitiveinitiative.com for show notes, timestamps & resources.
 
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We have a great pilot for you this month! It’s sure to be a hit with fans of music and character driven comedy. It’s called Perfect Harmony written by Tim Long (The Simpsons). Inspired by Art Garfunkel & Paul Simon’s relationship, Perfect Harmony centers around a pair of warring former musical partners. It was set up at Amazon and it’s a hilarious …
 
Colts GM Chris Ballard spoke with the media about the unexpected end to the 2021 season, plans to improve in 2022, and most intriguingly, the future of Carson Wentz at QB. Stephen Holder and Zak Keefer have highlighted all the money quotes from Ballard and are digging into what this offseason could look like as the Colts look to build on 2021. Lear…
 
The Colts season ends at the hands of the 3-14 Jaguars. What do we take away from the loss, the Colts missing the playoffs, Carson Wentz at QB, and the overall core of this team? Stephen Holder and Zak Keefer react as the Colts' 2021 campaign abruptly comes to an end. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices…
 
After a disappointing loss to the Las Vegas Raiders, playoff seeding is settling in the AFC and there are more questions than ever about Carson Wentz' ability to get it done in crunch time. What have we learned so far and what did yesterday's loss tell us about what we can realistically expect from Wentz as the playoffs approach? Stephen Holder and…
 
Rebroadcast of Episode 39: A Summer Inside NFTE, original airdate December 28, 2017. This summer we took an inside look at the New York office of the Network For Teaching Entrepreneurship, also known as NFTE. NFTE is a non-profit organization providing educational entrepreneurship training to high school students from low-income, urban communities.…
 
Stephen Holder and Zak Keefer return to One Percent Better following the Colts' Christmas Day win over the Arizona Cardinals. Hear why it was a "masterpiece" from the coaching staff and why it's the most revealing win of the season for the Colts so far. Plus, Carson Wentz does just enough to win, Jonathan Taylor has another 100-yard game & more pos…
 
It’s the after show for Big Wishes written by Kristen Bartlett (Head writer of Full Frontal with Samantha Bee)! Andrew sat down with Kristen to discuss her dead pilot, her arduous journey into comedy and her day job in standards and practices for a few major television networks. She opens up about the passing of her father, how she cultivated the m…
 
The win over the Patriots felt bigger than your average Colts victory. Stephen Holder and Zak Keefer discuss the significance of the win for the franchise, playoff hopes this season, Carson Wentz, Frank Reich sticking to his guns, Jonathan Taylor's MVP moment, Darius Leonard and more reaction on a new One Percent Better. Learn more about your ad ch…
 
Another great pilot for you this month! It’s called Big Wishes written by Kristen Bartlett (Full Frontal, SNL) Her pilot is called Big Wishes. It follows Karla, a guilty pushover, and her best friend Hyacinth, brash and full-of-life despite having Stage 3 breast cancer, as they form a Make-a-Wish Foundation for adults. Together, Karla and Hyacinth …
 
The Colts are coming off their bye week and it's time to open up the Colts Mailbag to answer some of your most burning questions regarding the upcoming matchup between Frank Reich's offense and BIll Belichick's defense, Quenton Nelson's lingering health concerns, a random thought about Andrew Luck, checking in on Kwity Paye and the rookie class and…
 
We have a very special bonus episode for you! Andrew sat down with Ty Burrell (Modern Family) to discuss the dead pilot he produced, Yours, Mine and Paul’s written by Julia Meltzer. In their interview they discuss breaking new voices, what exactly that entails, what Ty looks for in specs from green writers, and the effort his company puts into find…
 
Other than the obvious (Jonathan Taylor,) what is the Colts identity at the bye week? Time for Stephen Holder and Zak Keefer to take a step back and look at the games already played and those to come and get a big picture look at what to expect going forward as the Colts set their sights on a playoff berth. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit m…
 
What’s it like to grow a salsa brand? We check back in with Matt Bennett, Founder of Dreams Aren’t This Good Salsa. We first spoke to Matt in 2019 when he was just starting off. Since then, Matt has developed a proprietary chip bag, several new flavors, and began selling on Amazon. However, things haven’t been easy and we hear from Matt about his c…
 
Expectations were high following last week's blowout of the Bills. So where do your Colts stand now after the week 12 loss at Tampa Bay? What does Leonard Fournette rushing for 4 TDs say about the defense? Can Carson Wentz rally the troops and go on a run here late? Stephen Holder and Zak Keefer have all the postgame reaction as we head into Decemb…
 
Have you listened to Julia Meltzer’s pilot Yours, Mine and Paul’s yet? Throw it on while you’re whipping up your Thanksgiving meal! Then listen to Andrew's interview with Julia, one of comedy’s next great writers! Joined by her supervisor Abraham Higginbotham (Modern Family), Julia tells us about how she went from being Ty Burrell’s development ass…
 
The Colts blow out the Bills in Buffalo, Jonathan Taylor simply cannot be stopped, and the Colts are looking more and more like a real contender in the AFC. Stephen Holder and Zak Keefer react to the win and put it all into context on a new One Percent Better. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices…
 
A first-time writer hits it out of the park in this month's dead pilot! The pilot is Yours, Mine and Paul’s written by Julia Meltzer. It centers around Lauren, a woman who agrees to be a surrogate for her best friend, Paul, and his husband, Xander. There’s just one problem: Lauren and Xander hate each other. Oh, also Paul dies in the cold open. Som…
 
After another win over an AFC opponent, how seriously should we take the Colts when it comes to their playoff capabilities? The rookie defensive unit is coming along. Jonathan Taylor is trucking people. And Carson Wentz is coming to his own as a Colt. Stephen Holder and Zak Keefer react to the win and put the victory in context as they look ahead. …
 
On this edition of West of the Rockies, we’ll ask the questions: are we living in a simulation? Do multiple versions of ourselves exist in parallel universes living out their lives in different timelines? Could this explain not only the Mandela Effect but provide us with a new understanding of time and space? We’ll tackle these questions with our g…
 
The Colts took care of business against the Jets, the running game of Jonathan Taylor and the bunch kept the Colts ahead. But do we trust this defense to hold up their end of the bargain? Stephen Holder and Zak Keefer have all the postgame reaction on a new One Percent Better. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices…
 
Are we starting to feel better about this Colts team, Carson Wentz and the rest after a tough loss to the high-powered Titans? Stephen Holder and Zak Keefer have all the reaction to the loss with some positive takeaways, and some things to think about as the trade deadline and middle of the season arrives. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit me…
 
New Yorkers are eating all wrong! That’s according to Elia Wolberger, Founder of Feed Your Sister. Elia is a private chef who saw New Yorkers had more in their pantries than they thought, yet still had high delivery and grocery bills. The solution according to Elia is Plan, Prep, Plate. Meal planning doesn’t have to be hard, but a lot of New Yorker…
 
If you haven’t listened to The End written by Lindsey Shockley then you have to do it before Halloween or you might turn into a zombie! This episode is the After Show! In it, Andrew sits down with Lindsey to discuss her career and the development of her pilot The End. You'll get the story of how he hired Lindsey as the writer’s assistant for one of…
 
Stephen Holder & Zak Keefer return as the Colts have won 3 of 4 and are somehow back in the playoff picture in the AFC after a muddled week 7. How has Frank Reich helped Carson Wentz succeed lately? What comparison can we make for Michael Pittman Jr.? And what about Jonathan Taylor lately? One Percent Better react and look to week 8. Learn more abo…
 
This month’s pilot is definitely going to put you in the halloween spirit! It’s probably our goriest script yet and without a doubt one of our funniest. It’s The End written by Lindsey Shockley (Black-ish), is a genre-bending comedy about an adorably neurotic woman who gets engaged on the same day zombies take over the world. But even more terrifyi…
 
The Colts destroyed the division-rival Texans on Sunday 31-3 at home, behind the arm of Carson Wentz, the return of TY Hilton, a defense that stepped up to the plate and more. Join Stephen Holder and Zak Keefer for all their analysis coming out of week 6 as they look to the 49ers. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices…
 
Dead Pilots Society and The Greatest Generation got together to celebrate MaxFun Block Party! If you enjoyed this conversation we had with hosts Benjamin Ahr Harrison and Adam Pranica, be sure to subscribe to The Greatest Generation and the Greatest Discovery! Thanks to Christian Dueñas for editing!By Ben Blacker, Andrew Reich, Benjamin Harrison, Adam Pranica
 
Stephen Holder and Zak Keefer return from Baltimore with reactions to the Colts' epic collapse at the hands of Lamar Jackson. What could Frank Reich have done better? Is Carson Wentz finally getting a hold of things? What does this say about the bigger picture? All that and more on a new One Percent Better. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit m…
 
In this edition of West of The Rockies we welcome Dr. Andrew Gallimore, author of the book “Alien Information Theory: Psychedelic Drug Technologies and the Cosmic Game.” In it, he helps the reader explore the mysterious DMT molecule, the effects it has on our brain, and how we experience reality.We talked to Andrew about how our brain creates our r…
 
Stephen Holder and Zak Keefer return with another postgame edition of One Percent Better as they dig into the first win of the year for the Colts and the first of his tenure with the team in Carson Wentz. Is it a step in the right direction or more of the same from you Colts? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices…
 
Social justice is in the news these days. Whether it’s resulting from the pandemic, Black Lives Matter movement, or issues related to access, social justice is on the forefront of the minds of a lot of New Yorkers. Who better to check in with than Seachange Collective, our guest in Episode 56. Seachange Collective has grown since we first spoke to …
 
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