What's Wrong With Orny Adams
By Orny Adams
The official podcast of comedian Orny Adams. But it’s not all laughs. What’s Wrong with Orny Adams attacks what is wrong with the world and sometimes what is wrong with Orny Adams. From raw rants to highly produced podcasts WWWOA will take many forms. Podcasts will release frequently and with no schedule. So please subscribe.
WWWOA 44: Never Seen Anything Like This
What’s wrong with impersonating Charlie Chaplin? And what’s wrong with people’s reactions to tragedies? And why are we importing water from Italy? What’s wrong with people complain without being grateful? Orny discussing the Ritchie Boys and a Charlie Chaplin documentary.
January 14, 2022
WWWOA 43: Right to Remain Silent
What’s wrong with 2021? What's wrong with liars... or really the people that believe them? Also, why Friday late shows are such a disaster. Orny shares a video clip in which he stops the show to address disruptive people in the audience. Why are so many animals attacking us? And what’s wrong with online polls letting the public name things? The fun continues in 2022.
January 01, 2022
WWWOA 42: Burial Insurance
What’s wrong with bills after you’re dead? And eating out these days… what’s wrong with that? So much. Orny reads your mail. And the discussion about his comedy career continues. Also, who steals a microwave from a hotel room? Orny's video on TikTok.
December 17, 2021
WWWOA 41: Moving to Singapore
Who’s going to enforce this new leaf blower law? What’s wrong with nitrates and your gut nutrition? Who cares! What’s Wrong entitled people in coffee shops and how many dietary restrictions can Orny hear in a lifetime?
November 30, 2021
WWWOA 40: There are Better Loops
What’s Wrong with being the drunk guy that leaves his credit card at the bar, expiration dates, cops pulling guns and is anybody falling for these extended warranty spam calls? Also, Orny discusses pre-show nerves and regrets and he also reads a heartfelt letter from a struggling fan in the UK.
November 03, 2021
WWWOA 39: I’m a Fisherman
What’s Wrong with Orny fishing? Orny hooks himself fishing in Florida while doing a “How to Fish” video. Then Orny is caught in Florida wearing the same T-shirt as the kid mannequin in the ABC store in Hawaii. Recaps of Orny on the road from Florida to Hawaii. Find out why the Yankees Suck. And finally a new 90 Day Fiancé recap and what’s wrong with Orny playing Football.
October 22, 2021
WWWOA 38: A Killer’s Heart
What’s wrong with being told to hang up and call 911? Why 911 operators make it more confusing than it has to be. What’s wrong with orange juice? Orny takes us to downtown LA to pick up his merch. And a love story that involves murder and a second chance.
September 13, 2021
WWWOA 37: Control What You Can Control
Orny interviews FBI hostage negotiator Chris Voss. Orny is convinced his wife is trying to poison him and he’s not even married. And what’s wrong with Orny and his inability to take his own advice?
September 02, 2021
WWWOA 36: Who’s On?
Orny takes us from Nashville to Los Angeles. What’s wrong with party buses in Nashville and what if you have no friends. Orny announces his new show launching this week.
August 24, 2021
WWWOA 35: Understanding Astronauts That Mumble
What’s wrong with astronauts that don’t articulate? Orny introduces you to some of his fans and one is an astronaut that not only has been in space but also at Orny’s show Saturday night. Far out is right! Will NASA fix Orny’s Shasta AC? Some more acting tips. Why it is OK to tell Orny he is gaining weight… and finally what’s wrong with calling someone insane.
August 12, 2021
WWWOA 34: Play Me in Boston
What’s wrong with these commercials? When did the drop become a unit of measurement? Orny discusses what’s wrong sociopaths and whether he would be the hottest cult leader of all time. Yes.
August 04, 2021
WWWOA 33: Stay Away From 4% of the Population
What’s wrong with sociopaths? What’s wrong with charming people? Episode 33 is dedicated to the greatest 33 of all time- basketball great Larry Bird. What’s wrong with traveling, masks and a wheezing cough. More nostalgia from Orny’s comedy career and why he can’t quit even if he wanted to. And I lost another listener… and good friend… RIP Robby Steinhardt (interviewed in episode 5).
July 23, 2021
WWWOA 32: Beware of Charming People
What’s wrong with charming people, cleaning a gas grill, people that obey authority and tipping waitstaff. Finally, Orny tells a story about being treated to dinner but getting stuck with the check.
July 10, 2021
WWWOA 31: A Three Martini… Podcast
How a broken martini glass derailed Orny’s week. What’s wrong with having an odd number of glassware? Orny declares his intentions if someone freaks out on a plane. Orny breaks down a discussion between Bill Maher and Quentin Tarantino. And what’s wrong with spending a weekend in Bridgeport, CT. A lot.
June 28, 2021
WWWOA 30: Comic’s life Before GPS
What’s wrong with when the band played me off and I wasn’t even in the same room? Orny investigates life on the road now and before GPS. Can comedy cure diseases… a listener weights in. And what’s wrong with trying to get an Uber or Lyft these days. Also, American infrastructure is 13th in the world!
June 16, 2021
WWWOA 29: I Started a Patreon
Orny receives the wrong item from Amazon and the driver asks him for a tip. What’s wrong with flavored crackers, door to door Bible salesmen and why is technology so overwhelming and ruining our lives? And at the end Orny responds to listener’s video submissions about stand up comedy.
June 08, 2021
WWWOA 28: And May You Stay Forever Young
What’s wrong with a good old fashion treasure hunt? Is it better to win or be a good sport? Orny found the McEnroe clip! And is your ass a weapon? What’s wrong with the way some women kill their husbands?
May 27, 2021
WWWOA 27: Contractions Don’t Win Arguments
What’s wrong with these radish farmers? Also, the history of baby carrots and how they changed our lives. John McEnroe fighting for justice without using contractions. And what’s wrong with my fight with Apple over a broken iPhone.
May 22, 2021
WWWOA 26: The Forbidden Kiss
What’s wrong with Prince Charming and the way he seduced Snow White? On this episode Orny dissects a tube of aqua fresh and discovers what’s very wrong. He also dissects his retuning to stand up comedy and working the road. And what’s wrong with covid anxiety disorder?
May 14, 2021
WWWOA 25: Parthenogenesis
Orny vs Opossum. What’s wrong with trying to be perfect and someone’s foot gets in the way? What’s wrong with dirty t-shirts, with jokes that might be offensive but might have a deeper purpose too and what’s wrong with the way some men in Japan date?
April 22, 2021
WWWOA 24: Tripping Off On Some Trip
Orny’s return to stand up comedy. Nothing wrong with that! John Lennon’s warning about false idols. Orny’s second vaccine shot. And why is bowling trending on Twitter?
April 14, 2021
WWWOA 23: I Lost a Listener
RIP Ed. Orny reads emails from listeners and goes after gender reveal parties. Also what’s wrong with telling women you were married to them in a past lifetime as a pick up line? Clips from Orson Wells and Winston Churchill.
April 06, 2021
WWWOA 22: Falsely Apologizing and Falsely Accused
Orny welcomes guest Pablo “Morbid” Vergara who was falsely accused of murder and featured in the Netflix doc “The Vanishing at the Cecil Hotel.” Orny goes off on all these fake, form letter like, clearly publicist written apologies public personas are making daily. And what’s wrong with people needing to do an activity while talking on the phone. Orny answers a fan letter on how to overcome writer’s
March 12, 2021
WWWOA 21: In the Pod Tonight
What’s Wrong with Orny Adams turns 21 and this is a celebration! Orny welcomes comedian Gary Cannon for pizza, drinks and tipsy “what’s wrong” observations on social media influencers, the HBO documentary “Fake Famous” and the messy love life of rocker Phil Collins.
March 04, 2021
WWWOA 20: Canc’ling Time
Orny calls the police and they never show up. What’s wrong with calling the non emergency LAPD line? And what’s wrong with “Cancel Culture,” has it gone too far?
February 22, 2021
WWWOA 19: Midgees Be Damned and Grandma Got Scammed
Orny goes to war with Tootsie Roll over the branding name Midgees. Get a complete education on What’s Wrong with Tootsie Rolls. And then Orny interviews Lynn Rothman who was a victim or what the FBI calls a Grandparent Scam. And to close things out Orny yells at another episode of 90 Day Fiancé.
February 04, 2021
WWWOA 18: How to Spot a Fake Orny Adams
Orny goes over the sleazy tactics and poor grammar scammers use in fake Orny Adams social media accounts. Then he fantasizes about sharing a mammogram of his brain with women at a quiet bar. Orny takes us on a tour of his beer fridge and how he forgets to turn it on after the podcast ends. Also discussed… can you trust compliments from our peers? And what’s wrong with Costco and how you sign up for their membership program.
January 24, 2021
WWWOA 17: You’re Not Invited to My Beach
Is life an accident or by design? Find out why Orny’s not invited to this one beach. Also on this episode Orny watches Spanish TV. And what’s wrong with plastic produce bags, stair lifts for old people and Bitcoin.
January 22, 2021
WWWOA 16: Drug Dealing, Kidnapping and Dumbquats
Orny welcomes guest Jason who tells his story or smuggling pot over the Canadian boarder and the details of his own kidnapping. But first, Orny loses it over another ill fated purchase of kumquats yells and then yells at his TV watching live coverage of someone getting a vaccine shot.
January 14, 2021
WWWOA 15: Throwback Episode with Tom Green
Find out how Tom Green got Orny Adams kicked off the TV show Comic’s Unleashed. And Orny discusses opening acts with comedian Jamie Kennedy and Tom. The 15th episode of WWWOA welcomes friend and comedian Tom Green to my Shashta studio Big Yellow. This was recorded back in February 2020, before eight feet apart was required, before we all lost our minds. Orny and Tom discuss the journey of life, creating comedy, and listen to a clip of rabid Teen Wolf fans that could not believe I was in Royal Oak, MI.
December 31, 2020
WWWOA 14: On Trial for Stealing a Lemon and Chasing Perfection
Orny is accused of stealing a lemon and is forced to confess. Also, does perfectionism help or hurt an artist? Orny discusses Bruce Springsteen and how he got away with chasing perfection. Other topics on this episode; what if Jesus was born on December 30th, what’s wrong with the group name the Bee Gees and how comedy is like disco. And finally, a frustrated Orny yells at his TV twice on this episode of WWWOA.
December 28, 2020
WWWOA 13: Throwback Episode with Harland Williams
This throwback episode of WWWOA was recorded before we used the word Coronavirus every day. This special episode was recorded in the Big Yellow studio the first week of March 2020. You will get to hear two friends, two comics talk about life and comedy sitting less than six feet apart, without masks and you will even hear them high-five each other at one point (Sounds almost illegal now!) Also, I capture a great conversation with an Uber driver who fled Armenia after being stabbed by a mobster. You don’t want to miss that
December 25, 2020
WWWOA 12: Sold My Soul for 10 Pounds and A Sense of Humor
What’s wrong with ordering a sandwhich during a pandemic? Find out. And Orny reveals his thoughts on what’s wrong with acting lessons, shooting Teen Wolf, and blueberries part 1. That’s right part 1— there will be a what’s wrong with blueberries part 2! And listeners get an update on 90 Day Fiancé and comedian Steven Alan Green.
December 21, 2020
WWWOA 11: I’m Starting a Cult
Should empathy be taught in school? When Orny gets lonely you can find him on the “Buddy Bench” of life. Orny declares that he would never fall for what draws people into cults. Why do people conform so much? Also on the show Part 1 of an update on Steven Alan Green. And Orny responds to a listener’s request to discuss EXPLODING HEAD SYNDROME.
December 17, 2020
WWWOA 10: I Was Suspected of Arson
Orny Adams, comedian, arson suspect reveals what arsonist sometimes do after they set a fire. Orny interviews an Uber driver about fighting fires and his dream of being an arson investigator. Also, Orny yells at his TV during an SNL promo and then he recaps the season premier of reality show “90 Day Fiancé.”
December 10, 2020
WWWOA 9: Big Shout Out to the Lord
Orny explains why you might be watching crappy comedy. And should we clone Orny? Also on this episode, part 2 of Orny yells at his TV, then he takes us along an insomnia fueled documentary review of Lord Lucan doc, and he also examines the closing of NYC record store Other Music. That and so much more.
December 03, 2020
WWWOA 8: A Very Thankful Thanksgiving Episode
Orny yells at his TV, gives a lesson on Pangolins, then he reviews the new Belushi documentary and finally discusses the misinformation around the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster and why it is relevant today. This is Orny’s annual very special Thanksgiving WWWOA episode.
November 26, 2020
WWWOA 7: Your Baby Ruined My Day
Orny’s friend Paul has a baby and that sets him off. Orny is frustrated with Cable On Demand and explains what is wrong with that. The 2011 documentary “Bully” is deconstructed and reviewed. And finally Orny plays a pre-Covid interview he did with comedy club owner Les McCurdy from November 2019.
November 19, 2020
WWWOA 6: I’m at the Wrong Airport
Orny flies into the wrong airport for a show and takes us along the journey. Along the way he runs into the first WWWOA podcast listener. He discusses doing a show during covid behind a glass wall. And Orny discusses a potential Covid vaccine and dumb political conspiracies people buy into.
November 13, 2020
WWWOA 5: Carry on Kansas Violinist Robby Steinhardt
Orny opens up about his teeth and George Washington’s. Then Orny and violinist/vocalist Robby Steinhardt from the band Kansas (Dust in the Wind, Carry on Wayward Son) talk about the road and what it takes to develop as an artist. And finally Orny discusses the validity of Dad jokes.
November 05, 2020
WWWOA 4: What Can We Believe Anymore?
Orny discusses idiots yelling through their masks, NOT selling TV shows and other projects which he will reveal on a future podcast, his new iPhone 12 and how Apple messed up. Orny welcomes guest Steven Green who opens up about his lifelong battle with depression and Hollywood.
October 30, 2020
WWWOA 3: Throwback Episode with Cristela Alonzo
This special throwback episode of WWWOA was recorded in the Big Yellow studio in January 2020 before Covid-19 changed our lives.
October 28, 2020
WWWOA 2: Goin' Home
Orny returns to Boston to surprise his family and celebrate Thanksgiving outdoors before it gets too cold. Hear how he pulled it off. And what it’s like traveling during covid. Orny also discusses the dangers of kids and gaming and how he found inspiration in the Jim Allison documentary “Breakthrough.”
October 27, 2020
WWWOA 1: No Rules
Orny pops on the mic and explains how he refuses to work within the system anymore. “No rules” equals freedom. He sets the tone for What’s Wrong with Orny Adams and what listeners can expect— NOTHING.
October 26, 2020
Welcome to What's Wrong with Orny Adams
October 25, 2020