All photos from UnFictional's live show at the Riot LA comedy festival (Jennie Kim)
FROM THIS EPISODE
If you were living in southern California in the 1970s, you know him. You have his theme song burned into your memory.
First, the story of a surprise party. A party that turned out to be far more surprising than it was supposed to be.
Josh Johnson is a writer and comic living in New York. He has been on Hart of the City with Kevin Hart, he's a former writer for The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon and he was named one of Comedy Central's comics to watch in 2015.
There's a moment of desperation in almost every break-up where you wonder – does she still love me? Could I ever get her back? For most people, that moment of desperation stays in the realm of idle fantasy. But not for Richelle.
Finally, the story of how one man had to extricate himself from the aftermath of an ill-conceived practical joke that was never meant to be taken seriously. Until it was.
Brian Finkelstein is a regular host and storyteller at The Moth and on a number of KCRW shows, including UnFictional.
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UnFictional returns! The new season of UnFictional is right around the corner. Unbelievably true stories of chance encounters that changed everything. A pair of mail-order shoes that led to “The Outsiders.” A secret road to a California paradise. The day Los Angeles and smog first met. Stories that will stick in your head like a memory. Coming on February 22nd, hosted by Bob Carlson.
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