Bread and Circuses

Bread and Circuses

By Big Bill Media
Bread & Circuses is a weekly long-form conversation podcast hosted by standup comics Caleb Salvatore and Nick Koehler. Join them as they chat with guests of all ideologies from all walks of life on various subject matters.
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B&C 74: Not the Vermin Supreme Episode
Caleb and Nick talk a second round of stimulus checks, the Ahmaud Arbery & Breona Taylor shootings, the Call Her Daddy/Barstool beef, the lockdowns and "offensive" comedy in this week's episode of Bread & Circuses.
1:10:29
May 20, 2020
B&C 73: 2020 NFL Predictions
Caleb and Nick make their preseason predictions for the 2020 NFL Regular Season.
36:33
May 15, 2020
B&C 72: Killer Chihuahuas from Wuhan
Nick and Caleb talk about online arguments, the origins of the coronavirus and dog attacks.
56:30
May 7, 2020
B&C 71: John James Ryan
John James Ryan is the saxophone player, backup vocalist and manager for Keep Flying, a punk rock band from the NJ/NY/PA area. Their merchandise, new music and tour dates can be found at: https://keepflying.band/ You can stream their latest EP "Unbreakable" on Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/album/1ruW6yZPX3RaOkXYUrABe6 Visit NorthSpokaneCBD.com and use the Promo Code DRUNK to get 15% off your order
53:19
April 29, 2020
B&C 70: Mark Whitney
Mark Whitney is a comedian and professional speaker from San Diego, CA. He is the former host of the podcast Late Nite Last Week, founder of TheLaw.net and a candidate for the 2020 Libertarian Nomination. You can learn more at www.markwhitney.com
55:45
April 13, 2020
B&C 69: Brooke Barsell
Brooke Barsell is a comedian, actress and owner of Fu Asian Grill, an Asian Fusion restaurant in Omaha, NE.
36:57
April 6, 2020
B&C 68: Meme War 2
Caleb and Nick talk about the Comedy Meme War of 2020.
28:59
March 30, 2020
B&C 67: Congratulations, Nick!
Caleb and Nick talk about the current state of the world and get ready to welcome Nick's baby to the world.
27:20
March 24, 2020
B&C 66: Emergency Coronavirus Broadcast
Caleb and Nick talk about cancellations and why Caleb & Mr. Z won't cancel PiFest on March 14th.
29:32
March 14, 2020
B&C 65: Meditation, The Apocalypse and You
Donate to the Kevin Juracek Memorial Fund Here: https://www.gofundme.com/f/kevin-juracek-memorial-fund?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=p_cp%20share-sheet&fbclid=IwAR1kgktTuMNXjtATfN3h-E7N-JnI5PUqh7xRG68y_ycmg9e-Fe_2xwB84J4 Caleb and Nick talk about the Coronavirus, the 2020 Election and the positive effects of meditation in this week's episode of Bread & Circuses.
29:32
March 11, 2020
B&C 64: Boom! Roasted!
Caleb and Nick talk about standup comedy competitions and government corruption in this week's episode of Bread & Circuses.
49:55
March 4, 2020
B&C 63: Nick Feels the Bern
Nick and Caleb talk about Wilder-Fury II and react to the Bernie Sanders rally in El Paso.
59:33
February 25, 2020
B&C 62: Tim Locklear
Tim Locklear is a comedian, US Army Veteran, martial artist and the communications director for Veterans for Natural Rights. Go to his website TimothyLocklear.com for more information.
1:10:53
February 19, 2020
B&C 61: Pete Who-tigieg?
Caleb and Nick talk about travel, method acting and Iowa Democratic Caucus conspiracy theories.
56:49
February 16, 2020
B&C 60: #StillHere
NICK IS BACK!! Caleb and Nick talk about the Comedy & Chaos show, Kobe's death, the Super Bowl and the Iowa Caucus disaster in the latest episode of Bread & Circuses.
46:15
February 7, 2020
B&C 59: Raptor
With Nick gone for the week, Caleb is joined by Raptor from Drunk N Disorderly Media to talk the new NFL CBA, concussions, police brutality and standup comedy.
49:31
February 2, 2020
Comedy and Chaos Promo
Caleb promotes Comedy and Chaos, the 21+ show he's hosting on January 31st at Wired Pub & Grill with Mr. Z. $8 entry at the door. Be sure to check out Caleb's upcoming solo show: Deepish Thoughts.
06:54
January 26, 2020
B&C 58: A New Boogaloo
Caleb and Nick talk about the Virginia gun rights rally, the Aaron Hernandez Netflix documentary, and political correctness in the entertainment industry.
50:05
January 20, 2020
Conference Championship Picks
Caleb and Nick make their picks for Conference Championship week of the 2019-2020 NFL season.
21:58
January 18, 2020
B&C 57: Ben Webb
Ben Webb is a comedian, actor, improvisational performer and former pastor from Cherry Point, NC. He has also resided in San Diego, CA, Iwakuni, Japan and is currently active in the Omaha, NE comedy scene. You can see him on the Comedy Mafia show Saturday, January 25th with Lavetti Vegas and more at Sozo Coffee House in Omaha, NE.
56:36
January 12, 2020
B&C 56: Stay In Yo Lane
Caleb and Nick talk about censorship, paving your own road to success and erectile dysfunction in this week's episode of Bread & Circuses.
39:41
January 11, 2020
Divisional Picks
Caleb and Nick make their picks for the Divisional Round of the 2019-2020 NFL Season.
07:14
January 10, 2020
B&C 55: Y2020K
Nick and Caleb talk about New Year's Eve, the Iraq Embassy siege, the Based Boomer who stopped a church shooting in Texas and much, much more!
57:45
January 2, 2020
Wild Card Picks
Nick and Caleb make their picks for Wild Card week of the 2019-2020 NFL Season.
17:08
January 2, 2020
NFL Week 17 Picks
Caleb and Nick make their picks for Week 17 of the 2019 NFL Season.
11:37
December 29, 2019
B&C 54: Year In Review/Happy Holidayz
Caleb and Nick look back on the past year, plus talk about the Virginia Boogaloo, universal basic income, impeachment and parallel thinking.
1:13:00
December 25, 2019
B&C 53: Truth Hurts
Caleb and Nick look back on the highly successful live Rock N ROFL show, ponder over why white people give their kids such weird names and get brutally honest on Lizzo's recent behavior.
32:56
December 17, 2019
NFL Week 15 Picks
Caleb and Nick make their picks for Week 15 of the NFL Season.
13:57
December 13, 2019
B&C 52: OK Boomer
Caleb & Nick talk about the "OK Boomer" joke, Tulsi Gabbard and human trafficking.
42:43
December 9, 2019
B&C 51: Mr. Z
Mr. Z is a standup comic, political activist and drummer for the metal band Ghost Whale. You can see him along with Caleb, Nick and several others at the Rock N ROFL show on December 7th at Wired Pub & Grill in Omaha, NE.
56:59
December 3, 2019
B&C 50: 40 Pizzas in 30 Days
Caleb and Nick make their Week 13 NFL picks and issue a Papa John's themed (satirical) challenge to their listeners.
33:43
November 30, 2019
B&C 49: Boogaloo Pt. 2
Nick and Caleb talk about the WhiskeyWarrior556 standoff, government conspiracy theories and unions.
44:06
November 27, 2019
B&C 48: YouTube Beef
Nick and Caleb talk about YouTube feuds, sexual psychology, and Antifa riots, plus make their picks for Week 12 of the 2019 NFL season.
51:53
November 23, 2019
B&C 47: ExpediTIously Creepy
Caleb and Nick talk about T.I.'s odd outlook on parenting, the grand Alex Jones Conspiracy and Cenk Uygur running for congress + make their week 11 NFL picks in this week's bonus audio only episode of Bread & Circuses.
34:38
November 18, 2019
B&C 46: Derek Pavelka
Nick and Caleb talk to Derek Pavelka. Derek is a standup comedian from Omaha, NE. You can see him with Caleb, Nick and a long list of other comics at the Rock N ROFL show on December 7th at Wired Pub & Grill.
41:46
November 12, 2019
B&C 45: John McAfee
Caleb and Nick talk to John McAfee about why he's living off the grid, global protests, the Boogaloo, black helicopters and why he doesn't think you'll vote for him for president. Then John calls Caleb's phone live on the air and now unmarked cars keep following him everywhere he goes!
31:14
November 2, 2019
Bread and Circuses Halloween Spooktacular
Caleb and Nick tell ghost stories and talk about the occult. Stick around until the end to hear their NFL week 9 predictions!
48:32
October 31, 2019
B&C 44: Howie Hawkins
Howie Hawkins is a political activist from New York. He is currently running for the 2020 Green Party Presidential nomination.
53:58
October 30, 2019
B&C 43: Left on Read by a Ouija Board
Nick and Caleb talk about their upcoming guests, summoning spirits, and how to get rid of missonaries at your door. Plus make their picks for Week 8 of the NFL season!
37:23
October 25, 2019
B&C 42: Raptor
Caleb and Nick get a surprise visit from their producer Raptor to talk about the GymShark/Demi Bagby scandal, the Kent State Gun Girl getting a waitress fired and why NFL officiating is such a disaster.
57:49
October 23, 2019
B&C 41: Banned From China (Again)
Caleb and Nick talk about the Democratic LGBTQ town hall, more Chinese censorship and Unviersal Basic Income. Plus, they give an update on the Lincoln Chick-Fil-A Restaurant Rampage.
56:18
October 16, 2019
B&C 40: Banned From China
Caleb and Nick get banned from the airwaves in China, talk about a customer going on a rampage in a Chick-Fil-A and why fast food sucks, plus make their picks for Week 6 of the NFL season.
36:08
October 10, 2019
B&C 39: #EatTheBabies
Caleb and Nick talk about the Joker movie, the "Eat the Babies" lady and why they don't give money to the homeless.
50:30
October 7, 2019
B&C 38: Presidential Litness Test
Nick and Caleb talk about Sober October, a basketball game that ended 100-0 and which Presidential candidates they'd smoke a joint with. 
40:24
October 5, 2019
B&C 37: Cancel Culture
Caleb and Nick talk about the negative effects of cancel culture.
1:05:31
October 2, 2019
B&C 36: What Happened to Kate Yup?
Caleb and Nick talk about YouTubers being kidnapped, Catfish horror stories and stolen valor in this week's audio only episode of Bread and Circuses.
42:08
September 28, 2019
B&C 35: Fall Into Comedy
Nick and Caleb talk about their Fall Into Comedy special and come up with a name for a new genre of rock music.
39:29
September 25, 2019
B&C 34: Keagan Jewell
Keagan Jewell is a minister, motivational speaker and host of the Monday Motivation podcast sponsored by the Hope Project.
1:00:55
September 16, 2019
B&C 33: Chris Janicek
Chris Janicek is an entrepreneur from Omaha, NE and the current leading candidate for the Democratic nomination for Senate in Nebraska.
1:20:36
September 10, 2019
B&C 32: Lindsay Post
Caleb and Nick talk to psychic medium Lindsay Post about the paranormal and Caleb gets his tarot cars read live on the air in this week's episode of Bread and Circuses.
49:33
September 5, 2019
B&C 31: Stephen Sainato
Stephen Sainato is a self-help coach and motivational speaker from New York City.
49:11
August 27, 2019
B&C 30: Electric Boogaloo
 Nick and Caleb talk about the Boogaloo, Jeffrey Epstein’s “suicide,” and David Portnoy vs. AOC. 
56:06
August 20, 2019
B&C 29: Sen. Anna Wishart & Dexter Schrodt
Senator Anna Wishart and Dexter Schrodt are lead figures in the political foundation Nebraskans for Sensible Marijuana Laws.
51:30
August 13, 2019
B&C 28: Welcome Back!
Nick is back! Him and Caleb talk about the El Paso & Dayton shootings, why social media is ruining us and craft beer in the new Big Bill Media studio. 
54:57
August 7, 2019
B&C 27: Raptor
 With Nick gone for one more episode, Raptor from Drunk 'N Disorderly joins Caleb to talk about music, sports and why female athletes are paid less than men. 
46:59
August 4, 2019
B&C 26: Ricky Hernandez
With Nick still out on vacation, Caleb gets trippy with Ricky Hernandez in the brand new Big Bill Media studio.
53:42
July 28, 2019
B&C 25: Storming Area 51
 Nick and Caleb talk about people invading Area 51, pay equality in sports and the viral angry Bagel Boss man.
57:02
July 15, 2019
B&C 24: Dion Cobbs
Dion Cobbs is a rapper from Omaha, NE. His latest music can be found here: https://open.spotify.com/artist/4jAI9GqAzCBlUbpeCjMOPq
1:10:03
July 8, 2019
B&C 23: Larry Sharpe
Larry Sharpe is a political activist and business consultant who ran for governor of New York in 2018.
1:09:25
July 1, 2019
B&C 22: Arvin Vohra
Arvin Vohra is an educational entrepreneur and candidate for the Libertarian Party 2020 Presidential nomination.
59:29
June 25, 2019
Bread & Circuses Off The Canvas: Travon McCall
Caleb and Nick are joined by Travon McCall in this bonus episode of Bread and Circuses to talk boxing, football and basketball.
43:37
June 22, 2019
B&C 21: Party Like a Rockstar
 Caleb and Nick talk about partying with MGK, weird fetishes and the dark web.
52:03
June 18, 2019
B&C 20: Dan Behrman
Dan "Taxation Is Theft" Behrman is a political activist and candidate for the Libertarian Party's 2020 presidential nomination.
59:40
June 11, 2019
B&C 19: Dre Liberator
Dre Liberator is a political activist and co-host of the Drunk N' Disorderly Liberty show on LaunchPad Media.
58:20
June 4, 2019
B&C 18: Brooke Schulzkump
Brooke Schulzkump is a published feminist author from Lincoln, NE.
1:11:38
May 27, 2019
B&C 17: Dayana Hurtado
 Dayana Hurtado joins Nick and Caleb to discuss DACA, the Alabama abortion law, and why people just can’t seem to get along. 
1:06:36
May 19, 2019
B&C 16: Tony Conner
Tony Conner is a veteran law enforcement officer from Omaha, NE and the head of the Omaha Police Officers Association.
1:01:41
May 13, 2019
B&C 15: Texas Justice
Nick and Caleb, with some fresh new intro music from Ztrak Productions, talk about the Dumpster Defenders as a tornado rips through Nebraska.
54:53
May 7, 2019
B&C 14: Token
Token is a US Air Force veteran, co-host of the Token & Hobbs show and co-founder of the Roads 2 Liberty Podcast Network.
1:05:53
April 28, 2019
B&C 13: Sargon of Akkad
Carl Benjamin (AKA Sargon of Akkad) is a YouTuber, comedian and UKIP nominee for British Parliament.
1:10:53
April 20, 2019
B&C 12: Tom Piernicky
Tom Piernicky is a decorated US Army veteran and Bronze Star recipient.
57:56
April 14, 2019
B&C 11: Brodown
 Nick and Caleb talk about cars, military life and the 2020 election. 
53:54
April 9, 2019
B&C 10: Sean Roberts
Sean Roberts is a standup comedian from Omaha, NE.
58:32
March 31, 2019
B&C 9: Dion Cobbs
Dion Cobbs is a rapper from Omaha, NE. His newest music can be found here: https://open.spotify.com/artist/4jAI9GqAzCBlUbpeCjMOPq
1:05:04
March 25, 2019
Oven Fresh: The New Zealand Situation
The B&C crew give their thoughts on the New Zealand shooting.
13:43
March 24, 2019
Last Second Live: NFL Free Agency
Caleb, Nick and Zach do a livestream and talk about every team's free agency period and why Philly has the worst fans in sports.
52:47
March 19, 2019
B&C 8: Zoltan Istvan
Zoltan Istvan is a world-renowned transhumanist, author and entrepreneur from Los Angeles, CA.
39:24
March 17, 2019
B&C 7: Sean Roberts & Ricky Hernandez
Sean Roberts and Ricky Hernandez are standup comics from Omaha, NE.
1:05:16
March 12, 2019
B&C 6: Josh Smith & James Michael Smith
Joshua Smith is a political activist from Dallas, TX. James Michael Smith is a filmmaker from Chatteris, England. Josh and James are in the process of producing a documentary titled "Living In Liberty." To our knowledge they are not related.
1:08:52
February 26, 2019
B&C 5: Living Dangerously
Nick and Caleb talk “dangerous dogs”, gun statistics, and the state of the video game industry in this weeks episode. 
1:12:17
February 19, 2019
B&C 4: Road Rage
Today, Nick and Caleb discuss the Super Bowl, the new AAF football league, road rage, the 2020 presidential election, the education system in America and much more!
57:07
February 11, 2019
B&C 3: Ricky Hernandez
Ricky Hernandez is a standup comic from Omaha, NE.
1:21:42
February 2, 2019