The Adam and Dr. Drew Show
Summary: Adam Carolla & Dr. Drew Pinsky reunite the partnership that made Loveline a wild success and cultural touchstone. In each episode Adam and Drew take uncensored, nothing-off-limits, calls about sex, drug, medical and relationship issues. Dr. Drew brings the medicine while Adam's comedy and rants are the spoonful of sugar to make it go down.
Adam and Drew open the show discussing Drew's recent sickness and how much he's realizing only now just how sick he was. They also examine Drew's performance at a recent live iteration of The Adam Carolla Show. Later, they take listener phone calls from a fan who's starting a new job and needs transportation advice and Adam gives his opinion on a review of his new TV show 'Catch a Contractor.'
Adam and Drew discuss something unusual that Adam observed while out at brunch with his family and explains his theory as to why it was so surprising to him. They also take listener phone calls from a fan with questions about Drew's kids and someone dealing with their children wetting the bed at a later age, prompting Adam to tell a story about his struggles with wetting the bed as a child.
Adam and Drew open the show talking about Adam's new TV show that premieres tonight which dovetails into a conversation about Adam's time working in construction as a young man. They also take listener phone calls from a recovering addict who wants to know when he can return to his home and life, a mother needing Drew's advice on topical steroid dependency and a question about banning therapy dogs.
Adam and Drew are back together talking patent trolls, Adam's recent appearance on The Howard Stern Show and Drew's daughter's recent appearances in the media. They also take a listener phone calls from a fan who wants advice about dealing with his girlfriend's family members.
Musician Kelley James joins Adam and Drew for a discussion about legacy and the metaphorical treadmill that is life, never actually finishing but always moving forward. They also take a call from a fan concerned that his emotions are too detached from his decision making process and another caller wanting educational advice. As the show starts to wrap up our very talented guest performs live with his acoustic guitar.
Drew gives an update on his daughter Paulina and some of the punches that he and his wife Susan have been taking in the media as a result of the publicity. They also take listener phone calls on borderline personalities and how to deal with financial disagreements within a marriage.
Adam and Drew open the show discussing the fact that Drew's son just left for a semester abroad in Australia, contrasting that against some of Adam's experiences from around the same age. The pair also discuss some of the differences in cost of living between the late 70s and early 80s and today, citing things like televisions as opposed to gas and home prices. They also take listener phone calls from a fan struggling with depression and a fan frustrated with people getting offended when they're confused.
Drew opens the show explaining to Adam something he learned from a urologist friend of his that may explain his sluggish behavior over the past six months or so. Adam and Drew then discuss an interesting offer that has come up for their wives involving reality TV. They also take listener phone calls from a fan who's concerned that his daughter's mother is having her third child in 8 years with another man and a fan who has questions about marijuana and the respiratory system.
Former NFL quarterback and East Valley Trojan Erik Kramer joins Adam and Drew in studio for a trip down memory lane back to when Adam and Erik played football together. They also discuss the tragic death of Erik's son who battled drug addiction in his teenage years.
Musician Art Alexakis joins Adam and Dr. Drew to talk about teaching at Los Angeles College of Music, fatherhood, and Philip Seymour Hoffman. They also explore the way society views beauty today and take listener phone calls including one about cell phone radiation.
Adam and Drew are back taking your calls. They talk about how Adam is able to speak openly about his family and friends on the podcast without fear of offending people and give a listener advice on how he should navigate that as well. They also speak with a listener who has been sober for over 20 years and is wondering when to tell her 12 year old about her addiction. As the show wraps up the help a guy in his late twenties who wants to know when is the right time to actually pull the trigger and get married.
Adam and Dr. Drew examine Adam's dynamic with his employees. They also take listener phone calls on birth control and how the brain reacts similarly to heroin and sugar. AdamAndDrDrewShow.com
Adam and Drew open the show discussing habits and why they're important on both a micro and macro level. They also discuss some of the lawsuits that Adam is currently fighting off and why that has led to a certain level of frustration Adam has with Lynette. Adam also shares his new Mangria commercial with Drew and they take listener phone calls.
Adam and Drew are back together this week examining an article from the LA Times that is vexing Adam. They also review Adam's appearance on Huff Post Live and discuss how people like to use wide sweeping statements to deflect from the fact that they don't have any answers. Later in the show they take listener calls including someone looking for substance abuse treatment at low costs and advice on a family member leaving behind a wife and two children after committing suicide.
Drew starts the show solo this week discussing an upcoming lecture he will be giving on attachment. When Adam arrives they dive quickly into calls taking a call from a couple who want to know if moving in together is in the best interest of their relationship. They also speak with an international caller and a caller wanting to know if he should leave his family business to pursue more lucrative opportunities and use his MBA.