Blocked Party

Twitter Genius/Idiot Stefan Heck and comedian John Cullen invite guests on the program to talk about the who and the how of getting blocked on social media. From celebrities to jilted ex-lovers, every block has a story and we’re here to get to the bottom of it.

Episode 212: James Hartnett v. Jeff Blair
James picks up a sports block and we get all weird.
86 min
Episode 211: Annie Rauwerda v. A Nose Guy
Annie has a guy in her mentions who...well, loves her nose. It's the rare Block Tale with a nice ending.
87 min
Episode 210: Alyssa Limperis v. A Herbalist
Alyssa has to block a weird bot account that promises herbal remedies for HPV on a post about her deceased father.
82 min
Episode 209: Producer Dan v. BigBearGrizzly
Producer Dan is here and gets blocked by a weird account!
81 min
Episode 208: Ola Dada v. 4 Words
Ola Dada sees four words from a reply on a viral joke and that's enough to get his block finger going.
87 min
Episode 207: Lizzy Cooperman v. An "Artist"
86 min
Episode 206: Brandon Ash-Mohammed v. A Grindr Guy
Brandon has a very strange dating app encounter that leads to a disappointing evening and a block.
90 min
Episode 205: Mark Little v. A Bad Fella
Mark Little gets a troubling DM and is forced into an instant block.
81 min
Episode 204: Zach Cherry v. John Legere
Zach Cherry gets frustrated with too many promoted tweets and blocks the former T-Mobile CEO.
98 min
Episode 203: Demi Lardner and Tom Walker v. A H...
Two of our faves are here live in studio, all the way from Down Under!
98 min
Episode 202: Jesse Farrar v. Dewayne
Jesse Farrar joins us LIVE in Vancouver for the first-ever live edition of the show. It gets wild, as you'd assume.
102 min
Episode 201: Dana Smith v. A WhatsApp Scammer
Dana fights back against scammers with a unique strategy that involves...well, a toilet.
86 min
Episode 200: David J. Roth v. Republican Commen...
Dave finds a unique way to get blocked by guys on Twitter we all dislike.
110 min
Episode 199: Ryan Williams v. Ryan Williams
Ryan Williams doesn't do battle with himself, but a rather unfortunate namesake.
97 min
Episode 198: Charlie Demers v. A Friend
Charlie gets into it with a childhood friend in the rare Block Tale with a happy ending.
98 min
Episode 197: Racquel Belmonte v. The Pope
It's chaos, baby! Racquel is back and trying to get blocked by his high holiness.
82 min
Episode 196: Mo Amir v. Sukh Dhaliwal
Mo Amir tries to get to the bottom of a local politician blocking him without them ever interacting.
91 min
Episode 195: Joshua Custodio v. Ryback
Josh gets blocked by a former WWE wrestler, who then steals the meme he blocked him for.
89 min
Episode 194: Robin Hatch v. Kanye West
Musician Robin Hatch faces down scores of Kanye West fans.
91 min
Episode 193: Sexual Jumanji v. Elon Musk
SexJ gets blocked and then unblocked by Elon Musk, with the help of Joe Rogan.
86 min
Episode 192: Kelly Dwyer v. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Kelly Dwyer (basketball writer) fittingly gets blocked by one of the NBA's all-time leaders in blocks (both on the court and apparently off), for mostly just reporting that people were beefing with Kareem for one reason or another. If we seem a little...
77 min
Episode 191: Stacey McLachlan v. Kelladactyl
Stacey McLachlan (comedian) returns after a too-long absence from the show to tell us about having to block an Instagram/TikTok dancer for moving in a weird way. Not in general, just weird to Stacey. And we pair that with a very grim listener block to...
76 min
Episode 190: Malik Elassal v. A Friend's Ex
Malik Elassal (comedian) joins the show for the first time to tell us about a friend's ex who went rogue to start the pandemic and forced Malik into blocking her after some very strange comments regarding Malik getting COVID early in the pandemic....
79 min
Episode 189: Jesse Thorn v. Merrill Markoe
Jesse Thorn (Jordan, Jesse, Go!, Bullseye) joins the show with a very original Block Tale, a first in show history, as he gets blocked by the former head writer of The Late Show with David Letterman for making her sit in traffic. It's a true...
98 min
Episode 188: Ginny Hogan v. Blake Masters
Ginny Hogan (writer/comedian) returns to the show in the midst of her "eat pray love" journey, a 3-week trip to Vancouver Island that ended up with her being too bored. So lucky for us, she decided to head to Vancouver for some standup shows and a...
71 min