The Downside with Gianmarco Soresi

Stand up comedian and lifelong cynic Gianmarco Soresi interviews people more famous than him about all the downsides to their life. If you like looking on the bright side of life, f*ck off. This is a podcast where complaining is encouraged, negativity celebrated and silver linings debunked. Misery loves company and when Gianmarco is with company he loves talking about their miseries. You can follow @gianmarcosoresi on all social platforms.

Comedy
Society & Culture
Performing Arts
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#212 Embracing The Flop with Viggo Venn
Britain's Got Talent winner Viggo Venn joins to share the downsides of Norway and why the "happiest" country has such a high suicide rate, what you can learn from flopping (bombing for clowns), and more...
102 min
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#210 The Hillary Clinton Simulation with Natali...
Comedian Natalie Palamides joins to share the downsides of poppin’ a popsicle up your p*$$y in front of a live audience, clowning around with Hilary and Chelsea Clinton, and more...
110 min
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#208 Prosperity Gospel with Laci Mosley
Laci Mosley, the Scam Goddess herself, joins to discuss the downsides of falling for scams including classic NYC subway guilt trips, illegitimate apartment hunting fees, and more...
75 min
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#209 Abandoning the Bit (Patreon Exclusive Exce...
In the excerpt of this Patreon exclusive episode, Jessica Frey, our friend and fellow Uncle Function member joins to share the downsides of being an only child, blacking out after arguments, and more...
21 min
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#207 Cut For Time with Chris Cafero
Chris Cafero makes his triumphant return to talk about the terrible interactive off-off-broadway theater experience that brought them together, our worst acting gigs, and more...
89 min
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#206 Dark Puns with Sammy Obeid
Comedian Sammy Obeid joins to share the downsides of knowing Gianmarco during his infamous scarf phase, joking about Israel as a half-Palestinian comic, and more...
86 min
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#205 The Divorced Dad Special with Dan Soder
Comedian Dan Soder can tell if you’re a child of divorce just by looking at you, why divorced dads give the best gifts, and more...
101 min
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#204 Offensive High School Musicals with Megan ...
In the excerpt of this Patreon exclusive episode, comedian Megan Gailey joins us to share what role tape played in her high school musical that hopefully nobody took pictures of.
5 min
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#203 Down the Clown Hole with Zach Zucker
Comedian Zach Zucker (Stamptown) joins us to share the downsides of going to clown school in France instead of playing baseball at Harvard, literally singing out of your ass (but not in front of grandma), and more...
97 min
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#202 Naughty Colonist Syndrome with Brittany Ca...
Comedian Brittany Carney shares the downsides of growing up in Japan, love hotels and why they’re necessary, and more...
94 min
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#201 You Wanna See Me Cry? with Gianmarco & Rus...
In the excerpt of this Patreon exclusive episode, join Gianmarco and Russell on a chaotic day unfolding in real time.
13 min
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#200 Islamic School Theater Kid with Malik Elassal
Comedian Malik Elassal shares the downsides of his private Islamic school’s theater program getting shut down mid-rehearsals, the IDF firing a missile into his grandma’s house, and more...
99 min
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#199 Comedy Club Sashimi with Ali Kolbert
Comedian Ali Kolbert joins to share the downsides of seeing Gianmarco on the way to therapy, why children shouldn’t be actors, and more...
86 min
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#198 Teaching 9/11 to Maddie Wiener (Patreon Ex...
In the excerpt of this Patreon exclusive episode, comedian Maddie Wiener joins us to share the downsides of not being old enough to remember 9/11 and having your mom drive you to open mics during high school.
16 min
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#197 The Anti-Drug Campaign We Need with Ty Col...
Comedian Ty Colgate joins to share the downsides of talking about schedule 1 drugs, having a cough so bad it triggers your house alarm, knowing a real life Florida Man, and more...
108 min
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#196 Whales Can Be Twinks with Vinny Thomas
Comedian and actor Vinny Thomas joins to share the downsides of capital punishment, why the guards are the most interesting part about the Royal Family, why snakes make good pets, and more...
95 min
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#195 Crazy, Stupid, Shrooms with Gianmarco & Ru...
In the excerpt of this Patreon exclusive episode, Gianmarco and Russell share the downsides of popping shrooms in the middle of the desert, and laughing so hard you think you might die.
15 min
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#194 The Intersection Between Media & Criminal ...
Comedian Lucas Zelnick joins us to share the downsides of performing in front of a crowd of influencers, taking down crowd work clips at the request of the FBI, and more...
77 min
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#193 Balls in His Pocket with Harrison Greenbaum
Comedian and magician Harrison Greenbaum joins to share the downsides of being judged by Norm Macdonald on the Last Comic Standing, discovering a secret about his holocaust survivor grandpa, and more...
99 min
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#192 Buck Wild Road Dogs with Pals of the Pod (...
Comedians Ariel Elias, Jay Jurden & Liam Nelson join to share the downsides of being on the road like meeting Mr. Nipple Nuts, proposing as Chewbacca, and more...
12 min
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#191 Not His First Rodeo with Sam Tallent
Comedian Sam Tallent joins us to share the downsides of doing five podcasts in one day, what it’s like to be a literal party animal in high school, and more...
103 min
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#190 Wicked Day with Constantine Rousouli
Broadway’s Constantine Rousouli joins us to share the downsides of singing "Dancing Through Life" with a thick Jersey accent for Rihanna for the chance to go backstage at Wicked, picking Hairspray over college, and more...
95 min
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#189 The Worst Comedy Club in the World
Comedians Eagle Witt and Lucas Connolly join to share the downsides of working at a now-closed comedy club in Times Square that we’re calling “McDonald’s” for legal purposes.
91 min
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#187 Bottom of the Barrel Days with Laurie Kilm...
Comedian and writer Laurie Kilmartin joins to share the downsides of dropping out of college and getting into standup comedy during the comedy boom of the 80s, being a writer on Conan for 11 years, and more...
88 min
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#186 Mockery of Mathematics with Sridhar Ramesh
Mathematician (and comedian!!!) Sridhar Ramesh joins us to share the downsides of growing up in New Jersey (and why people should stop asking where in Jersey), fulfilling his reputation as the class genius, and more...
99 min