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 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.
Adam opens the show talking to Drew about making time for success. They also take listener phone calls from a concerned parent, a first time homeowner and much more.
Adam and Drew are back together for a conversation about working small to big and the prominence of that style of thinking in today's society, especially when it comes to government. The pair discuss a politician who is trying to ban e-cigarettes in California while seemingly ignoring the larger problems of our school system and public roads. They also take listener phone calls including a question about memory loss after sobering up from meth and someone trying to cope with life after cheating on his wife.
Adam and Drew get together for a long discussion about delayed gratification and some of the issues that Adam has been confronted with when it comes to his longtime friend, Ray. They take listener phone calls on marijuana addiction studies, suicide attempts, and borderline personality disorder. And Adam proposes a new business idea.
Adam and Drew are joined by actor and author, Fred Stoller, and his lawyer, David Albert Pierce, to talk about a frivolous lawsuit. They discuss how ludicrous the American legal system can be with Fred sharing the story of his suit and relating it to Adam's patent troll lawsuit. Later they wrap the show up taking listener phone calls on hyper vigilance and preparing for twins.
Joseph Sorge, director of the new documentary 'Divorce Corp.,' joins Adam and Drew for a very frank conversation about the divorce rules in this country and how they compare to those of other countries. They also take listener phone calls on career paths, the NuvaRing, and addictive personalities.
Adam and Drew are back together for the start of 2014 and Adam tells a story about a problem he had with his auto insurance company. They also take some phone calls including one from a man who is extremely concerned that his family members can't maintain a budget. The pair then give their opinions on second-hand smoke.