Model and the Mensch

Two comedians with almost nothing in common, love talking to each other for some reason
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Oct 18, 2017

James Myers is a stand-up comedian who's been featured in the Huffington Post and the Hoboken Comedy Festival. We discuss how he saw his mom save a kid from a car accident, was expelled from high-school, and the new reality tv show idea where James teaches Dylan how to do normal things.

Plus, we get into his conservative political opinions and have some very thoughtful and deep discussions surrounding taboo topics. 



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Oct 11, 2017

Jess Salomon is a stand-up comedian from Canada who's been seen in the Just For Laughs Festival as well as on CBC. She joins the Menschel Army today to discuss how she only buys cooked rice from Whole Foods, loves gay porn, and trys to help Dylan understand what she did while working as a war crimes lawyer at the UN. 

We also get to hear a live reenactment of what it's like when someone asks FreddyG to donate to charity during checkout!

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Stay nectar Menschels!

Oct 4, 2017

It's been a while since we had a fan episode, so Dylan and FreddyG deliver one hell of a fan ep. We discuss FreddyG resisting Trump, gaining weight, and hating B.O. at the office. And that's just in the first 5 minutes. 

There's so much more Freddy and Dylan talk about so listen up and tell your friends!

Rate and review the podcast, it's even easier with the new Apple Podcasts, and remember to make it always five stars and ONLY five stars.

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Sep 27, 2017

Leah Bonnema is a stand-up comedian living in NYC who's been seen on IFC's Comedy Drop and AXS TV's Gotham Comedy Live. 

Dylan and FreddyG welcome her to the show and start off discussing how FreddyG doesn't like talking to cashiers during checkout. Next, we learn what it was like for Leah growing up in rural Maine with two parents who were professional potters. Lastly, we hear about her experience performing for the troops in Iraq!

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Sep 20, 2017

Michael Harrison is a nationally touring comedian who has been seen on Queer as Folk on Showtime and is headlining Caroline's Comedy Club tonight

Dylan and FreddyG discuss Michael growing up in rural Canada where his father worked in a slaughterhouse NOT killing pigs, how his ex-girlfriend was a pathological liar, and the one time he matched with an undercover CIA agent on Tinder who he still talks to regularly! 

There's a whole lot more to Michael that you'll hear on this weeks show, plus FreddyG's insight on Rosh Hashanah. 

Rate, review, and subscribe to become part of the Menschel Army! Remember that it should be always five stars and only five stars.

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Sep 13, 2017

Wow, they all said it wouldn't happen (no one actually said anything), but we made it to ONE FULL YEAR OF MODEL AND THE MENSCH! We ring in the new year with Menschel favorite Wendi Starling and have a fantastic show. Wendi discusses why she never tried cocaine as a child, and when she first discovered she was bi-polar. Plus we talk about FreddyG's bowel movements way to much and also try to find out whether Ghandi and Hitler were friends?



Thank you so much to all the Menschels in the Menschel army who have stuck with us for this first year, we can't wait to grow 10-fold during this next one!

Alright, that's enough sweet talk, rate and review the podcast if you haven't already you pieces of garbage. #always5starsonly5stars


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Sep 6, 2017

Lucas Connolly (Comedy Central/Guys We F*cked) chats with the guys about all the different drugs he did. It's insane!

Then he talks about how he got and stayed sober. Freddy opens the episode complaining about the lack of self-plunging toilets and ends it complaining about celebrities who won't say why they are famous in their twitter bio.


Listen up guys and rate and review to join the Menschel Army #always5starsonly5stars. Thanksgiving is right around the corner and we want to know who is coming!


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Aug 30, 2017

Halfway to a hundred and who better to help us get there than comedian Eman El-Husseini (Just for Laughs Festival).

FreddyG and Dylan welcome her to the show with a discussion on the married woman that FreddyG yelled at in his uber-pool. Eman then explains her experience growing up in the Middle East, fleeing from Kuwait in the middle of the night to Canada, and opening for famous comedian Patton Oswalt because of a twitter message. 

Lastly, they explore the family tensions caused by her wife being Jewish and she being Muslim. What an episode! 

Like and subscribe so you can join the Menschel Army. #always5starsoy5stars.

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Aug 23, 2017

NYC stand up comedian Alex Pavone is on the show today! Dylan starts off by celebrating the return of Freddy's wife, meaning that FreddyG won't be as needy with Dylan.

Then Dylan, FreddyG, and Alex discuss how Alex was robbed on his first drug deal, has a dad who carries around a hatchet, and the medical trauma that can occur from sex with an uncircumcised penis. 

There's a lot of dick talk in this episode so get ready Menschels!


Rate and review the podcast Menschel Army and tell your friends! #alwaysfivestarsonlyfivestars.


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Death to Steak and Shake

Aug 20, 2017

Menschel Army, this one is for you! We heard your cries and we called Martin Shkreli again...and he didn't answer. But have no fear! We will keep trying and we left him a great voicemail. Dylan and FreddyG also discuss guys that watch lesbian porn and another instance of FreddyG peeing on cars after not being able to find any public restroom.


Rate and review to keep the podcast growing and tell your friends. But remember the rule: #alwaysfivestarsonlyfivestars Shit on the podcast but leave a five-star review.

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Aug 17, 2017

Menchel Army we sure do have a treat for you today! Iris Bahr joins FreddyG and Dylan on the show to discuss her roles on shows such as The Big Bang Theory, Curb Your Enthusiasm, and The King of Queens. Also, she was on WTF with Marc Maron, so yeah we're BLOWING UP.


We learn about Iris's legendary first audition with Larry David, how she was replaced by two men on the pilot of The Big Bang Theory, and the origin of her famous character "Svetlana." 


Rate and review the podcast Menschels and remember #Alwaysfivestarsonlyfivestars.


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Aug 9, 2017

We've got comedian Bob Hansen (The Best Bob I Can Be) on the show today. He lets FreddyG and Dylan into the alleged conspiracy against Bobs all over the nation. Bobs are going extinct according to this Bob, but he isn't going out without a fight! Plus, the guys discuss people calling their boyfriends or girlfriends "partners" and so much more!


Rate and review, always five stars and only five stars.

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Aug 2, 2017

Stand up comedian Paul Spratt stops by the show to discuss his new album: "F**k Yeah! Paul's here."


The discussion ranges from Paul's terrible experience as an Uber driver, putting a two-way mirror bathroom in movie theaters, and all the different public places Paul has had sex, including a car he was driving!


Rate and review the podcast and please someone send FreddyG some salami!

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Jul 26, 2017

Menschels we have another kicka$$ woman on the show today. Kaytlin Bailey (writer for and great comic) joins FreddyG and Dylan to discuss her experience as a sex worker and how she began at 17 out of pure curiosity.

Plus, hear FreddyG disgrace the lead singer of Linkin Park, what Kaytlin bought with her first dollar from sex work, and much more!


Remember to rate and review the podcast to become a true Menschel, #alwaysfivestarsonlyfivestars!


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Jul 23, 2017

Bonus Episodeeeee! True Menschels rejoice, we have a bonus, fan episode where FreddyG and Dylan go solo. We're thinking about releasing 2-4 of these a month for you true fans, and then posting our regular interviews on Wednesday. Tell us what you think! Or neg us. Or tell us to quit! All suggestions and death threats should be sent to


Now listen and enjoy as the Model and the Mensch discuss only jerking off on the toilet, being hot in Antarctica, and what Donny really looks like.

Jul 19, 2017

Suzanne Lea Shepherd (Comedy Central Asia) becomes a Menschel on the show today! They discuss her roots in Kansas, getting married very young, and how she was fascinated by a documentary on life after porn. So many more topics, so little room for a description!


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Stay nectar! 

Jul 12, 2017

Wassup Menschels! Mr. Fumi Abe (Carolines) is on the show today! Dylan and FreddyG talk to Fumi about everything from cellphone conversations on trains, moving to Ohio from Japan, and high school brawls between Somalian refugees and African-American.


Plus, Fumi helps the guys understand the prejudice between the different Asian countries and most importantly how ending racism starts with third graders!


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Jul 5, 2017

We got Rachel Joan (NYC Stand Up Comic!) on MATM today! They learn when she first realized she was bi-sexual, the specific way her classmates made fun of her in middle school, and how her dad never paid for piano lessons. Plus, we explore a new seminar she wants to produce for high schoolers about the dangers of cutting, based on her own experiences with making her arms look like "google maps"!


Rate, review, and remember to send in death threats and whatever else you Menschels like to talk about here:

Jun 28, 2017

Fan episode today! The guys read some of the fan mail from the top menschels they've received so far. Plus, they investigate the true identity of Freddy J, why FreddyG doesn't like backwards caps, and if Nuts 4 Nuts is good.

If you want to get a shout out and your questions answered on air then shoot MATM an email here at

Remember to rate and review for a spot on Thanksgiving! #alwaysfivestarsonlyfivestars



Jun 21, 2017

Katharyn Henson (Great NYC comedian) is on the show today! Dylan and FreddyG discuss her tumultuous teenage years, which included huffing keyboard cleaner, running away to Chico, California, and being sent to a very strict boarding school. Plus, they learn that punk initiations happened outside her house and how she learned to start a fire in the wilderness! Rate and Review! #Always5starsonly5stars


Jun 14, 2017

James Mattern (Garbage time with Katie Nolan) joins FreddyG and Dylan for a great show! The guys talk about the horrible brunch menus in NYC, James' life advice, and sympathizing with Nazis. 

Also, we discover that James technically has 3 dads and is truly ethnically ambiguous, even to himself!

Bonnie's in Astoria... never sponsor us. Remember to rate and review Menschels


Jun 7, 2017

Comedian and photographer Brooke Comegys (Bitch Talk With Brooke) is on today's show! Dylan immediately mispronounces her last name and then recovers as they delve into their shared experience as interns at UCB, the best types of confidence, and how Brooke hates sequels. Brooke will definitely be returning to MATM soon. Let us know what you think menschels and remember to rate and review! #alwaysfivestarsonlyfivestars

May 31, 2017

Solo episode today! FreddyG and Dylan open the show with some much overdue fan shout outs and email readings. Then we get into the misuse of GoFundMe, how Navy SEALS can't keep their mouths shut, and discuss the fire we both witnessed. Let us know your thoughts on the potential new formats of the show Menschels! Rate and Review everyone, #alwaysfivestarsonlyfivestars

May 24, 2017

Stand up comedian Jake Vevera (Idiots On Parade Podcast) sits in with FreddyG and Dylan today. He discusses his time in the military, his current job selling caviar, and why $350/pound Foie Gras is so damn good. Plus we figure out that Adderall is nowhere near as strong as meth, and that the best place to sell weed is in a  pornography store. Where those reviews at?! Rate and Review Menschels #alwaysfivestarsonlyfivestars #neversteakandshake

May 17, 2017

We're lucky enough to have Mike Recine (Comedy Central's The Half Hour) on the show today! He talks Dylan through his insecurities, makes fun of Freddy, and explains how podcast culture is, in fact, TOO open. Plus, we hear what his favorite job was and the morbid scene he witnessed right before walking in to record. New format changes to the show coming soon!

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