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Entry Level with Brooks Wheelan

Oct 22, 2018

Jon Gries (Napoleon Dynamite, Dream Corps LLC, True Genius) discusses growing up in Los Angeles taking odd construction jobs that usually led to being paid in weed. He started acting young and has had a bunch of cool gigs over the years including being Uncle Rico in Napoleon Dynamite which Brooks can't wrap his...


Oct 15, 2018

Al Madrigal (stand up comic/been in 1000 other things) comes on to discuss having the job of hiring/firing people, being partially responsible for the death of another person because he was stoned, and having a coworker come at him with a switchblade.

Check out Al: http://www.almadrigal.com/

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Oct 8, 2018

Taylor Williamson (2nd on America's Got Talent, fun friend) talks about stopping a drug shipment as a high schooler working at a UPS store, then having the drug dealer confront him about it. He didn't have many jobs because he became a full time comic as an 18 year old, so we discuss what the America's Got Talent...


Oct 1, 2018

Shane Mauss (Conan Comedy Central) is on to discuss enjoying working 3rd shift, growing up in a trash Mississippi river town like Brooks, and having the greatest final real job story ever told on this podcast.

Check out Shane: shanemauss.com

Check out Burns' podcast POWER MOVES: https://t.co/4T1fFdzcnT

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Sep 24, 2018

Matt Braunger (great stand up, great friend) swings by to talk about entry level jobs in Portland, Oregon before the city was hip. He also goes over doing closed captioning and moving to Chicago to help create the best stand up scene of the last 25 years.

Listen to Matt's podcast: https://www.acast.com/dingdonger

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