Joel Martinez is professionally known as The Kid Mero, he is a writer, comedian, voice actor, music blogger, TV, YouTube & Twitter personality.
Rich and Brockman renew their “Is Staten Island Really a Part of New York” argument (2:07). Comedians Desus & Mero join the show to weigh in on the Staten Island debate, commiserate with Rich about their Knicks fandom, and plug their new book about growing up in The Bronx (27:31). The guys finish the hour discussing who’s the NFL’s greatest one-hit-wonder (47:08).    Thank you to today's sponsors: BetOnline = Visit and use promo code "podcastone" to receive a 50% off welcome bonus.  Geico = Visit In just 15 minutes you could save 15% or more on car insurance.   Visa = Shop Local with Visa to help support your community. 
Arizona Democratic Senate nominee Mark Kelly weighs in on police reform and why he thinks Cindy McCain’s Joe Biden endorsement is “significant.”Then, hilarious duo Desus and Mero share a message with undecided voters and discuss their new book “God-Level Knowledge Darts: Life Lessons from the Bronx.”In Hot Topics, the co-hosts react to the announced presidential debate topics, Pres. Trump’s campaign rally, and more.
Comedians, podcasters, and now authors, Desus Nice & The Kid Mero, have had an interesting path to becoming one of the hottest duos in late night television. The Bronx natives sit down with Recode’s Peter Kafka to discuss how they got hosting Showtime’s first talk show, what you can expect in their upcoming book God-Level Knowledge Darts: Life Lessons from the Bronx (which is available for pre-order right now!), and what their plans are for the post-pandemic future.Their Virtual Book Tour kicked off last week. Tickets are available at Bodegahive.comFeaturing: Desus Nice (@desusnice) & The Kid Mero (@THEKIDMERO)Host: Peter Kafka (@pkafka), Senior Editor at RecodeWith a special appearance from our producer, Jelani Carter (@_JelaniCarter)More to explore: Subscribe for free to Recode Media, Peter Kafka, one of the media industry's most acclaimed reporters, talks to business titans, journalists, comedians, and more to get their take on today's media landscape.About Recode by Vox: Recode by Vox helps you understand how tech is changing the world — and changing us. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit
Desus Nice & The Kid Mero join host Andy Cohen. Listen to lively debates on everything from the latest drama surrounding your favorite Bravolebrities to what celebrity is making headlines that week live from the WWHL clubhouse.Aired on 01/30/20Watch clips and see photos at
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May 15th, 1983
Tremont, New York, United States of America
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5 hours, 7 minutes
Podchaser Creator ID logo 915217