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The Joe Schmo Show

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by Nick Gann, Sep 9, 2003.

  1. Nick Gann

    Nick Gann Talkbass' Tubist in Residence

    Mar 24, 2002
    Silver Spring, MD
    Has anyone else seen this show? This show is GREAT! Its so funny :p

    For the people who think reality shows are retartedly horrible, this is the show for you ;):D

    Anyone else seen it, or like it?
  2. P. Aaron

    P. Aaron Supporting Member

    I saw it for a minute, noticed fine babe in bikini. "That's cool", I said. Hit the remote.
  3. well, it is certainly a very differnt take on reality tv.
  4. old_skool


    Aug 17, 2000
    Milwaukee, WI
    Sounds like a show for me...
  5. JimK


    Dec 12, 1999
  6. Does anyone else think of "The Truman Show" when they watch this?
  7. JimK


    Dec 12, 1999
    What I did notice was-
    One actor is playing Puck from MTV's Real World
    One actor is playing Rudy Boesch from CBS' Survivor I

    I can imagine the Puck-ster suing Spike TV if/when he gets a whiff of this.
  8. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    i did.
  9. rickbass

    rickbass Supporting Member

    I don't get it. I think up funnier stuff than that daily.

    But thrn again, the common denominator is so sad that people think that sad Adam Sandler is funny and that Soufly is music. :rolleyes:
  10. Nick Gann

    Nick Gann Talkbass' Tubist in Residence

    Mar 24, 2002
    Silver Spring, MD
    Ok, let me know as soon as your ideas are made into shows on a major TV network.
  11. rickbass

    rickbass Supporting Member

    Crap sells. Ever heard of Madonna?
  12. Nick Gann

    Nick Gann Talkbass' Tubist in Residence

    Mar 24, 2002
    Silver Spring, MD

    Well if crap sells, then your gold must sell like hotcakes!

    Wait.. it doesn't... hmmm....
  13. P. Aaron

    P. Aaron Supporting Member

    Ya know, this show wouldn't be on if it didn't have something that's watchable. It's just not watchable to some, or our time is taken with things like OT or other forums at TalkBass.com.

    Which is about the coolest thing besides gigging, rehearsal, practicing, or some related function in the realm of music, IMO.
  14. rickbass

    rickbass Supporting Member

    Maybe if I was you age, Nick, I'd find it funny.

    As it is, reality shows have become spoofs of themselves and, for my taste, they beat the gags into the ground where they become more tiring than funny.
  15. JimK


    Dec 12, 1999
    Sorry for bringing this back from the undead-

    I watched a couple shows and-
    I'm thinking Matt AKA "Joe Schmo" is actually setting up the other players/actors...& maybe even the lower level producers/writers/directors.

    The "Immunity Challenge" when each player was supposed to keep a part of their body in-contact with a nekkid stripper. The show had it set up so Joe & the Puck-wannabe would be the last two competitors.
    "Joe" is the first one to quit(sez he wanted a bed to himself)...so, I'm supposed to believe this All-American red-blooded male is gonna remove his left hand from a nekkid stripper's
    right breast?!