The Maximum Fun(AKA Max Fun)Network is a Podcasting Network founded by Jesse Thorn.[1]

List of Shows[edit | edit source]

Adam Ruins Everything[edit | edit source]

A spinoff of the TruTV series hosted by CollegeHumor writer Adam Conover. Adam discusses with experts the misconception and deceptions about everyday things people take for granted.[2]

The Adventure Zone[edit | edit source]

A D&D Podcast hosted by Griffin McElroy and played by Travis, Justin and Clint McElroy.[3]

Baby Geniuses[edit | edit source]

A Talk Show Podcast hosted by Emily Heller and Lisa Hanawalt.[4]

The Beef and Dairy Network Podcast[edit | edit source]

A Comedy Podcast that discusses the Beef and Dairy Industry. Hosted by Benjamin Partridge.[5]

Bullseye with Jesse Thorn[edit | edit source]

Bullseye is a Pop Culture Podcast hosted by Jesse Thorn, the founder of the Maximum Fun Network.[6]

Bunker Buddies with Andie and Travis[edit | edit source]

Bunker Buddies is a comedy hosted by Andie Black and Travis McElroy where they discuss the apocalypse.[7]

Can I Pet Your Dog?[edit | edit source]

A Podcast hosted by dog owner Allegra Ringo, dog wanter Renee Colvert, and former producer Travis McElroy where the discusses dogs and dog centric topics.[8][9]

Coyle and Sharpe: The Imposters[edit | edit source]

A collection of audio recordings by two con artists, James Coyle and Mal Sharpe, in 1960's San Francisco.[10] The Podcast Last episode was on Janarary 9th 2014[11]

Dave Hill's Podcasting Incident[edit | edit source]

A Talk Show hosted by Comedian Dave Hill.[12]

Dead Pilots Society[edit | edit source]

A Podcast where Actors TableRead Un-Aired Pilots that was cancelled in production. Hosted by Andrew Reich and Ben Blacker.[13]

The Flop House[edit | edit source]

A Movie Review Podcast hosted by Elliott Kalan, Dan McCoy, and Stuart Wellington.[14]

Getting Curious[edit | edit source]

A Talk Show where host Jonathan Van Ness talks with experts about "Things he's curious about".[15] As of March 2017 Getting Curious is no longer hosted on Maximum Fun.[16]

Go Fact Yourself[edit | edit source]

A Game Show Podcast hosted by J. Keith van Straaten and Helen Hong.[17]

The Goosedown[edit | edit source]

A Talk Show hosted by Comedians Kimberly Clark and Jasper Redd.[18]

The Greatest Discovery[edit | edit source]

A Recap show about the TV show Star Trek: Discovery. Hosted by the hosts of The Greatest Generation.[19]

The Greatest Generation[edit | edit source]

A Podcast where hosts Benjamin Ahr Harrison and Adam Pranica review an episode of the TV Show Star Trek: The Next Generation.[20]

Heat Rocks[edit | edit source]

A Music Podcast hosted by Oliver Wang and Morgan Rhodes.[21]

Inside Pop[edit | edit source]

A Pop Culture hosted by Amita Patel and Sean David Johnson.

International Waters[edit | edit source]

A "pop culture comedy quiz show" hosted by Dave Holmes that feature comedians from both the United States and United Kingdom.[22]

Jordan, Jesse, Go![edit | edit source]

A Comedy Podcast hosted by Jesse Thorn and Jordan Morris.[23]

Judge John Hodgeman[edit | edit source]

A Podcast hosted by certified Judge John Hodgeman.[24]

The Kasper Hauser Podcast[edit | edit source]

A Comedy Podcast hosted by Sketch Group Kasper Hauser.[25]

Lady to Lady[edit | edit source]

A Comedy Talk Show hosted by comedians Barbara Gray, Brandie Posey and Tess Barker.[26]

Magic Lessons with Elizabeth Gilbert[edit | edit source]

A Talk Show hosted by writer Elizabeth Gilbert where she "help[s] another batch of aspiring artists overcome their fears and create more joyfully".[27]

Minority Korner[edit | edit source]

A Pop Culture Podcast hosted by Nnekay FitzClarke and James Arthur.[28]

My Brother, My Brother and Me.[edit | edit source]

My Brother, My Brother and Me is a "advicecast for the modren era" hosted by the McElroy Brothers, Justin, Travis and Griffin.[29]

Oh No, Ross and Carrie![edit | edit source]

A Podcast hosted by Ross Blocher and Carrie Poppy as they investigate Alternate Medicine, Spiritualiry and the Paranormal.[30]

One Bad Mother[edit | edit source]

A Comedy Podcast, hosted by Biz Ellis and Theresa Thorn, about motherhood.[31]

Pop Rocket[edit | edit source]

A Podcast hosted by Guy Branum and featuring panelists Wynter Mitchell, Karen Tongson and Margaret Wappler, where they discuss pop culture.[32]

Reading Glasses[edit | edit source]

A Book-Themed Podcast hosted by Brea Grant and Mallory O'Meara.[33]

Rendered[edit | edit source]

Originaly called Destination DIY. Rendered was a Public Radio Show made for "makers, doers, and curious minds".[34] It was cancelled in August 2015[35] and was hosted by Julie Sabatier.

Rose Buddies[edit | edit source]

Rose Buddies is a podcast hosted by Griffin McElroy and his wife Rachel where their discuss The Bachelor family of products.[36]

Sawbones[edit | edit source]

Sawbones is a Medical History Podcast hosted by Justin McElroy and his wife Dr Sydnee McElroy.[37]

Shmanners[edit | edit source]

Schmanners is a Etiquette Podcast hosted by Travis McElroy and his wife Teresa McElroy.[38]

The Sound of Young America: The College Years[edit | edit source]

A spin off of the podcast The Sound of Young America (Now Bullseye)[39][40], where hosts Jesse Thorn, Jordan Morris, and Gene O'Neill discuss they "salad days" at the University of California.[41]

Still Buffering[edit | edit source]

Still Buffering is an advice show for teenagers hosted by Sydnee McElroy, and her sisters Teylor and Riliegh Smirl.[42]

Stop Podcasting Yourself[edit | edit source]

A Comedy Podcast hosted by Graham Clarke and Dave Shumka.[43]

Story Break[edit | edit source]

A Podcast hosted by Will Campos, Matt Arnold, and Freddie Wong where they "attempt to 'break' a story for a ridiculous concept, property, or idea that we in NO way have any rights to."[44][45][46]

Switchblade Sisters[edit | edit source]

A Movie Podcast where April Wolfe interviews a female film maker.[47]

The Turnaround[edit | edit source]

A Talk Show for interviewers hosted by Jesse Thorn.[48]

Throwing Shade[edit | edit source]

A Podcast hosted by Erin Gibson and Byran Safi where they "take a weekly look at all the issues important to ladies and gays... and treat them with much less respect than they deserve."[49]

Tights and Fights[edit | edit source]

A Wrestling Podcast hosted by Hal Lublin, Danielle Radford and Mike Eagle.[50]

Trends Like These[edit | edit source]

A Pop Culture and Current Events podcast hosted by Travis McElroy and Brent Black.[51]

We Got This with Mark and Hal[edit | edit source]

A Podcast hosted by Mark Gagliardi and Hal Lublin.[52]

Wham Bam Pow[edit | edit source]

A SciFi/Action Film Podcast hosted by Cameron Esposito and featuring panelists Rhea Butcher and Ricky Carmona.[53] It ended in 2015.[54][55]

Who Shot Ya![edit | edit source]

A Movie Review Podcast hosted by Ricky Carmona, Alonso Duralde, and April Wolfe.[56]

Wonderful[edit | edit source]

A Podcast hosted by Rachel and Griffin McElroy.[57]

List of Podcasters[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  40. Under Section: Other Projects
  46. Note: Story Break joined Max Fun starting at their 31st episode.
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