27 Aug Giovanni’s Superfan Sidebar 08/24/2015 – S. Leigh Savidge
A real time blog where Superfan Giovanni does recap and commentary on the show as it happens and opines on all things ACS
Guest – S. Leigh Savidge
Recorded 08-23-2015 – Release Date 08-24-2015
Production Number #1644
Adam is opening the show with the standard intro, with a “push towards 7 years” comment, Adam is explaining that Sonny is in studio and he is a big believer in bringing your kids to works.
Adam is talking about his haircut date with Sonny, he explains he’s fine with Sonny getting a shorter cut as it means more time before they must return to get another haircut.
Adam is talking about maintain looks for television productions and Adam is riffing about the hair that’s out of time in movies made from the 1950’s – 1970’s and he cites Ralph Malph and his hairstyle on season 5.
Adam goes over his take on M.A.S.H. being the worst offender of this type of refusal to adapt the hair or clothes to the proper era, BB brings up Adam’s old take on SNL and Dan Aykroyd playing the president without even removing his moustache.
Adam is now asking Sonny about the trip and the drive in the Rolls Royce, Adam brings up the late MollyGirl and asks him about the rainbow bridge speech, he doesn’t recall it, Adam once again says it’s great they raised human beings who have emotions about their beloved family pet.
Gina is in the mix and they’re asking Sonny about the type of cat he wants, Adam brings up the “motion in the ocean” guys and what that says about them in comparison to the “I prefer dogs, because they love me” guys.
Adam is doing a Castrol Live Read
Adam teases their guest, he explains how he just saw it and now everyone has in the gang, Adam loved the guy who played Easy E. and Adam shares how he’s always interested in the Suge Knight’s of the world, they fulfill his basic theory on how you can’t stop someone from being themselves.
“Suge Knight Just Is” – Adam comparing him to a Kodiak bear
Adam is sharing his great back and forth after returning from the lily white theater with everyone seeing ‘Straight Outta Compton’ and how he loves Jessie Eisenberg but will waiting for cable for his latest movie with less than favorable reviews.
Adam is now sharing Mike August’s theory on the Tupac Shakur murder, Adam explains how insane it is that both Tupac and Biggie’s murders happened in such public places.
Adam is doing a Draft Kings Live Read
Q and Ace
1st Caller Rob, he brings up Adam eating the rejected pigeon tarmac nut, Adam qualifies the details and argues about birds and regurgitation, it was more spit out.
Adam has a new anecdote and he explains his stance on germs and food, Adam brings up hair found in his food and how he presumes it’s not intentionally placed in the item.
Gina shares her own hairball takeout story.
2nd Caller Matthew, he wants to know the last song that made Adam shed a tear.
Adam says that Linda Ronstadt’s ‘Long Long Time’ and BB plays it while Adam describes his 1st breakup in mild detail and then moves on to the lyrics themselves.
Gina’s never heard this song, I hadn’t either before ACS #890 the last time Adam brought it up in such detail.
3rd Caller Kyle he has some opening chatter, Adam interrupts him to explain that Willy T. Ribbs and his son came by the shop today.
Adam talks about his son being a professional skeet shooter, Adam talks about how there is always money in Dubai, even if you can only just suck your own cock.
Adam talks about how Willy told him about racing with Paul Newman and eve Bruce Jenner.
Kyle wants to know if Adam could take any car home from the 500+ cars on the lawn, Adam gives his very thoughtful answer.
Adam is talking about the 26 million dollar price tag and mocking the less than enthused reaction of the owner regarding the lower offer that was still over 20 million.
Adam is doing a True Car Live Read
Adam skips a call with Mike from Brooklyn and they head to break.
They’re back from break with S. Leigh Savidge making his ACS debut, they play a perfect timing listener voicemail.
Adam says that S. resembles a mix of Conan O’Brien and Ed Begley Jr., Adam is asking him about Suge Knight.
Adam is talking about the bygone era of being able to lie about fearing for your life, S. Leigh is telling them about the obvious events in the security camera footage of Suge’s latest automotive incident.
Adam and S. Leigh are going in depth over the history of Suge and the record industry, Adam is asking some great follow up questions and Leigh is explaining everything from the funding of Death Row to the events that took Suge from ball player to security guard to mogul.
Leigh is in agreement this might be the next movie along the lines of ‘Straight Outta Compton’ and Leigh is now name dropping all of the legendary albums released under that label before the death of Tupac.
Adam is talking about Don King and contrasts him against Suge Knight, the more honest version of the same guy.
Leigh is explaining how hot Death Row Records was at the time, he explains he’s working on a miniseries called ‘Straight Outta Death Row’ and explains what the idea is.
Leigh is explaining how the movie was original more focused on Easy E., Adam says the movie was unclear on whether or not the manager was taking advantage of the guys and he wants the real story on Jerry Heller, their manager.
Adam asks Leigh if he was satisfied with the movie, he brings up the Dr. Dre assault charges being left out of the film, Leigh explains how they originally had her assault in the film but it didn’t make the final draft.
Leigh is explaining how Dre might have been influenced by Suge and his presence, citing his legendary threats against Vanilla Ice that included holding him upside down over a balcony.
Adam says that people are animals first and describes how anyone could become Cro-Magnon in response to a monster.
Gina has a solid question, Leigh is telling them about meeting with Suge.
Adam is doing a SimpliSafe Live Read
BB wants to know if he fears for what he says, he talks about the long history with his documentary that lead to this movie and the upcoming projects.
Leigh thinks this might be Suge’s waterloo and they speculate on his chances of getting out of a prison sentence.
BB gets a nice ‘Reasonable Doubt’ Puig in and they move on to the news.
1st Story is on the U.S. Marines who stopped a terrorist on a train, Gina plays a clip and Adam talks about the “just stay put” mentality that we no longer embrace post 9/11.
Adam blames power lines, Adam is explaining how everything used to be about money and nobody wanted a hero to lose their lives.
2nd Story is on the upcoming Enzo Ferrari biopic with Christian Bale signed on to play the man, Adam brings up his lengthy history in racing and all of the deaths that happened in his cars.
Gina asks for more details and Adam explains it, BB has a funny Italian accent and Adam matches it, solid.
Adam describes the way his entire racing team died one season, Adam explains the personality and backgrounds of the gentleman racers who ended up dying that were eventually replaced by guys who started the safety movement.
Leigh now suggests a Tupac book, their going over the murder of him and Biggie, Leigh thinks it’s very connected to the street gang communities and not the LAPD.
Leigh explains the ‘Death Row’ Chain motivation for Tupac’s murder and Adam wants to know about the lack of convictions and Leigh explains they flipped a Crip and got some details.
Adam is doing a Mazda Live Read
3rd Story Germany or Florida, a sauerkraut domestic assault.
Adam says he would appreciate it if someone would smash him in the face with some, he’s going Germany with the reverse, reverse psychology.
Adam is doing a Legal Zoom Live Read
BB is crushing his new drop as Adam gives out the plugs and wraps up the show, solid ep.