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It’s an Eclectic Edition of ‘The Mix’

The Daily Mix is coming at you from all directions this week. That’s right: North, south, east, west, northeast, northwest, southeast, southwest, northsouth, southnorth, eastwest, westeast and so on.

You will learn, for instance:

—How come Wayne Brady, who’ll soon be hosting a new version of Let’s Make a Deal on CBS, tells us of he and a man named Jonathan, “At one point, we both dumped ourselves in water and stripped down to our underwear.”

CAPTION: "I know it'll never happen again—hopefully," Wayne (above) says of his transformation into a mermaid.

"I know it'll never happen again—hopefully," Wayne (above) says of his transformation into a mermaid.

—On what basis House- husbands of Hollywood castmember Charlie Mattera disputes a recent media report that Ryan O’Neal hit on his own daughter at Farrah Fawcett‘s funeral.

—When N.J. Governor Jon Corzine says, “It’s a major debilitator to the American economy,” what he’s talking about.

—In what context PETA spokeswoman Ashley Berne tells our Plus Model Radio host, Chenese Lewis, “A good example is the book Skinny Bitch.”

—When herpetologist Greg Granziani tells us, “I immediately laid down on my belly and grabbed the tail of this thing, expecting to get nailed,” that the hell he’s talking about. (Also: What the hell is a herpetologist?) Continue reading

Funnyman Alonzo Bodden: Showbiz Success = Health Insurance

Annual checkup. Check. Oscar nomination. Forget it.

So go Alonzo Bodden‘s priorities these days. Interviewed on The Blac Comedy Show, the 47-year-old funnyman—who was first runner-up on Season 2 of NBC’s Last Comic Standing—reflects on the true meaning of success.

CAPTION: Alonzo: Salubrity before celebrity.

Alonzo: Salubrity before celebrity.

“I keep playing bouncers or security guards for the star,” Alonzo tells host Shawn Stevenson vis-à-vis his budding screen career, which includes bit parts in Scary Movie 4, The Girl Next Door and National Lampoon’s Totally Baked.

“I’m cool with that— because Continue reading

Comedian and Last Comic Standing Alonzo Bodden

BlogTalkRadio welcomes Alonzo Bodden, comic, last comic standing and comic judge to the network. Bodden describes his humor as “Cynically Good-natured” which explains his broad appeal.

Alonzo Bodden Today at 2pm ET (click to listen), In My Pajamas Show brings Bodden to you for an exclusive interview. Alonzo has appeared on TV’s LAST COMIC STANDING, LATE NIGHT WITH CONAN O’BRIEN, MAKE ME LAUGH, FRIDAY NIGHT VIDEOS, THIRTY-SOMETHING, POWER RANGERS, THE CRAIG KILBOURNE SHOW, THE APOLLO. He was the first comedian invited to appear on THE KEENAN IVORY WAYANS SHOW and has appeared on many other comedy shows. He’s also got an acting career with roles in BRINGIN DOWN THE HOUSE, THE GIRL NET DOOR, ANGEL, GROUNDED FOR LIFE, and PROFILER among others.

Alonzo strives to find humor in the commonality of our life experiences and transcend the race and gender boundaries that separate us.