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Pretty Pretty Pretty Good: A Curb Your Enthusiasm Podcast

Pretty Pretty Pretty Good: A Curb Your Enthusiasm Podcast

By Alex Chester and Av Sinensky
An episode-by-episode deep dive of Curb Your Enthusiasm
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The Ski Lift
Alex and Av  pose as Orthodox Jews on Season 5, Episode 8, "The Ski Lift". Original Air Date: November 20, 2005 Synopsis: Larry and Jeff aim to get Richard Lewis at the top of a hospital waiting list, but faces a tricky situation. For starters, Larry has to pretend to be an Orthodox Jew. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com. Follow us on Twitter: @asinensky @achester99 @PrettyGoodCurb Rate and Review the pod: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/pretty-pretty-pretty-good-a-curb-your-enthusiasm-podcast/id1497313159
1:03:22
January 14, 2021
The Seder
Alex and Av  drink 4 cups of wine, hide the afikoman and welcome a sex offender on Season 5, Episode 7, "The Seder". Original Air Date: November 13, 2005 Synopsis: A sex offender moves into the neighborhood and Cheryl is furious when Larry invites him to their Seder. But Larry is more concerned with who is stealing his paper. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com. Follow us on Twitter: @asinensky @achester99 @PrettyGoodCurb Rate and Review the pod: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/pretty-pretty-pretty-good-a-curb-your-enthusiasm-podcast/id1497313159
59:58
January 5, 2021
The Smoking Jacket
Alex and Av have matching jackets but Alex's is a cheap knockoff on Season 5, Episode 6, "The Smoking Jacket". Original Air Date: November 6, 2005 Synopsis: Larry pays a visit to the Playboy Mansion. Plus, he runs into repeated problems with people bringing items that belong to him into the toilet with them. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com. Follow us on Twitter: @asinensky @achester99 @PrettyGoodCurb Rate and Review the pod: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/pretty-pretty-pretty-good-a-curb-your-enthusiasm-podcast/id1497313159
50:38
December 24, 2020
Lewis Needs a Kidney
Alex and Av hold up a fast food joint on Season 5, Episode 5, "Lewis Needs a Kidney" Original Air Date: October 30, 2005 Synopsis: Larry learns that Richard Lewis is bedridden and needs a kidney transplant. Larry and Jeff both turn up as positive matches for Lewis, but neither one are willing to give up their precious organs that easily. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com. Follow us on Twitter: @asinensky @achester99 @PrettyGoodCurb Rate and Review the pod: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/pretty-pretty-pretty-good-a-curb-your-enthusiasm-podcast/id1497313159
45:31
December 16, 2020
Kamikaze Bingo
Alex and Av humiliate the Axis Powers and cheat at bingo on Season 5, Episode 4, "Kamikaze Bingo" Original Air Date: October 16, 2005 Synopsis: Larry wonders how a Japanese WWII veteran can call himself a kamikaze, as he feels a nursing home bingo game may not be on the up-and-up. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com. Follow us on Twitter: @asinensky @achester99 @PrettyGoodCurb Rate and Review the pod: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/pretty-pretty-pretty-good-a-curb-your-enthusiasm-podcast/id1497313159
53:37
December 10, 2020
The Christ Nail
Alex and Av try on their wives' bras on Season 5, Episode 3, "The Christ Nail" Original Air Date: October 9, 2005 Synopsis: Larry goes bra-shopping for his maid, landing him in trouble with her husband and his neighbors. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com. Follow us on Twitter: @asinensky @achester99 @PrettyGoodCurb Rate and Review the pod: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/pretty-pretty-pretty-good-a-curb-your-enthusiasm-podcast/id1497313159
1:14:29
December 3, 2020
The Bowtie
Alex and Av host a secret meeting of New York Jews on Season 5, Episode 2, "The Bowtie" Original Air Date: October 2, 2005 Synopsis: Wanda Sykes thinks Larry purposefully adopted a dog she deems "racist", Larry falls off his pedestal as a friend of the lesbian community, and Larry hires a private investigator to uncover some information about his past. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com. Follow us on Twitter: @asinensky @achester99 @PrettyGoodCurb Rate and Review the pod: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/pretty-pretty-pretty-good-a-curb-your-enthusiasm-podcast/id1497313159
1:17:26
November 26, 2020
The Larry David Sandwich
Alex and Av talk shul politics and kosher sandwiches on the Season 5 premiere, "The Larry David Sandwich." Original Air Date: September 25, 2005 Synopsis: As the Jewish high holy days approach, a near-death experience, coupled with a comment made by his father, leaves Larry wondering if there is more to his identity. How to make the Larry David sandwich: https://www.huffpost.com/entry/larry-david-sandwich_n_5baa674fe4b0f143d10de10f Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.   Follow us on Twitter: @asinensky @achester99 @PrettyGoodCurb
50:44
November 19, 2020
Opening Night (w/ special guest Cady Huffman)
Alex and Av are joined by the great Cady Huffman to talk about her time on both Curb and The Producers as we tackle the epic Season 4 finale, "Opening Night". Original Air Date: March 14, 2004 Synopsis: In the fourth-season finale, Larry David flies to New York with fellow performers David Schwimmer and Cady Huffman to star on Broadway in "The Producers". Along the way, he argues with Schwimmer, develops a strange relationship with Huffman, finds he's tipping way too often and attempts to use his 10th anniversary gift from Cheryl. . Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com. Follow us on Twitter: @asinensky @achester99 @PrettyGoodCurb
1:52:18
November 10, 2020
The Survivor
Alex and Av take a break from refreshing 538 to make Holocaust jokes on Season 4, Episode 9 "The Survivor". Original Air Date: March 7, 2004 Synopsis: Generations collide at a dinner party when a contestant from the television show "Survivor" and a Holocaust survivor clash, and Larry is caught in the middle. Larry and Cheryl renew their vows, but Larry has a hard time remembering his--or his lines for The Producers. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com. Follow us on Twitter: @asinensky @achester99 @PrettyGoodCurb
57:27
November 3, 2020
Wandering Bear
Alex and Av see if they can go all night long on Season 4, Episode 8 "Wandering Bear". Original Air Date: February 29, 2004 Synopsis: Larry and Jeff decide to buy a "Girls Gone Wild" video tape, and that lands them both in the hot seat with Larry's secretary and Jeff's wife after the dog leaves the house during the viewing of the tape. Meanwhile, Larry seeks the help of his native American gardener to cure Cheryl of a feminine problem after Larry mistakenly wears a condom inside out. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
34:17
October 29, 2020
The Surrogate
Alex and Av debate racial penis sizes on Season 4, Episode 7 "The Surrogate". Original Air Date: February 15, 2004 Synopsis: Larry must pass a routine physical examination for his role in `The Producers', but qualifying proves to be much harder than expected. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
46:14
October 22, 2020
The Carpool Lane (w/special guest Josh Wigler)
Alex and Av are joined by Josh Wigler to break down the Hurley of it all, the Monena of it all and, of course, the Funk Man of it all on Season 4, Episode 6 "The Carpool Lane". Original Air Date: February 8, 2004 Synopsis: Larry scrambles to find tickets to a very promising Dodger game. But before he can go, he has to take care of a few things first. The duties include getting out of jury duty, driving a friend to the airport, and scoring some medical marijuana for his dad's glaucoma. Thankfully a run-in with a hooker helps make all the chores easier. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
1:13:58
October 13, 2020
The 5 Wood
Alex and Av try to pass for gentiles Season 4, Episode 5 "The 5 Wood". Original Air Date: February 1, 2004 Synopsis: Larry may be banned from his country club if he does not clean up his dirty locker, and he is forced to steal a golf club from a deceased person's casket. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
55:02
October 6, 2020
The Weatherman
Alex and Av have a plaque contest on Season 4, Episode 4 "The Weatherman". Original Air Date: January 25, 2004 Synopsis: Larry suspects the weatherman is deliberately delivering inaccurate forecasts. Plus, he manages to scare everyone with images of his tooth plaque. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
46:14
September 25, 2020
The Blind Date
Alex and Av have a falling out when Alex refuses to move to the front seat on Season 4, Episode 3 "The Blind Date". Original Air Date: January 18, 2004 Synopsis: Larry sets Michael up on a blind date with a veiled Muslim. Meanwhile, Jeff admits to having inappropriate thoughts about Cheryl. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
46:47
September 16, 2020
Ben's Birthday Party
Alex gets angry at Av for not bringing a gift to his "no gift" party on Season 4, Episode 2 "Ben's Birthday Party". Original Air Date: January 11, 2004 Synopsis: Larry and Ben Stiller begin rehearsals for Mel Brooks' 'The Producers'. Larry reconnects with Michael, his blind tormenter, to bad results. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
1:08:42
September 11, 2020
Mel's Offer
Alex and Av sing karaoke in the Season 4 premiere, "Mel's Offer". Original Air Date: January 4, 2004 Synopsis: Mel Brooks offers Larry the lead role in the Broadway musical `The Producers'. Larry also reminds Cheryl of an unconventional gift she promised for their ten-year anniversary. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
37:10
September 2, 2020
The Grand Opening (w/ special guest Suzy Nakamura)
Alex and Av conclude Season 3 in style, as they break down Season 3, Episode 10 "The Grand Opening". Then, at the 52:30 mark, they are joined by Suzy Nakamura (who appeared in 6 episodes of Curb Your Enthusiasm, including 5 from Season 3) to discuss her tenure on Curb. Original Air Date: November 17, 2002 Synopsis: With the restaurant about to open, Larry fires the chef, accidentally injures a food critic & hires a new chef with Tourette's Syndrome Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com. 
1:19:42
August 25, 2020
Mary, Joseph And Larry
Alex and Av eat the nativity scene in Season 3, Episode 9: "Mary, Joseph And Larry". Original Air Date: November 10, 2002 Synopsis: Christmas at Larry's house proves to be not so silent and merry when he eats his way through a cookie nativity scene and attempts to make up for it. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
39:01
August 19, 2020
Krazee-Eyez Killa (w/ special guest Shmarya Gasner)
Alex and Av are joined by special guest Shmarya Gasner, their high school classmate and the person who introduced Alex to Curb by showing him Season 3, Episode 8: "Krazee-Eyez Killa". Original Air Date: November 3, 2002 Synopsis: Larry befriends Wanda's rapper fiance and finds needless trouble when searching for a jacket he desperately needs for a reshoot. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
1:10:46
August 14, 2020
The Corpse Sniffing Dog (w/ special guest Akiva Wienerkur)
Alex and Av are joined by special guest Akiva Wienerkur in Season 3, Episode 7: "The Corpse Sniffing Dog". Original Air Date: October 27, 2002 Synopsis: Larry ponders an etiquette question; Jeff's allergies force him to ask his daughter to choose between him and their dog. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
44:12
August 5, 2020
The Special Section
Alex and Av get tattoos of each other's name on their butt cheeks in Season 3, Episode 6: "The Special Section". Original Air Date: October 20, 2002 Synopsis: Larry and his friends become gravediggers for a night when he requests their help in shifting his mother's corpse to another part of the cemetery. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
54:23
July 30, 2020
The Terrorist Attack
Alex and Av spread false rumors of an impending attack in Season 3, Episode 5: "The Terrorist Attack". Original Air Date: October 13, 2002 Synopsis: A benefit performance by Alanis Morissette is undermined by a rumoured terrorist attack; Larry ends up snubbing Mindy Reiser during a series of encounters. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
42:52
July 21, 2020
The Nanny From Hell
Alex and Av eat delicious sponges in Season 3, Episode 4: "The Nanny From Hell". Original Air Date: October 6, 2002 Synopsis: After Larry gets a nanny fired for letting him use the bathroom in the main house during a pool party, he recommends the nanny to Jeff and Susie.. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
1:13:35
July 15, 2020
Club Soda and Salt
Alex and Av refuse an overdue gift in Season 3, Episode 3: "Club Soda and Salt". Original Air Date: September 29, 2002 Synopsis: Larry, Jeff, and Ted scramble to find a chef for the new restaurant, but Larry doesn't like Ted's recommendation. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
1:01:03
July 8, 2020
The Benadryl Brownie
Alex and Av bake special brownies in Season 3, Episode 2: "The Benadryl Brownie". Original Air Date: September 22, 2002 Synopsis: While comforting a friend whose husband passed away, Larry and Cheryl comment on the husband's shirt. Larry then goes to the department store the next day to buy it. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
1:05:02
July 1, 2020
Chet's Shirt
Alex and Av follow the yellow brick road in Season 3, Episode 1: "Chet's Shirt". Original Air Date: September 15, 2002 Synopsis: While comforting a friend whose husband passed away, Larry and Cheryl comment on the husband's shirt. Larry then goes to the department store the next day to buy it. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
1:27:56
June 24, 2020
The Massage
Alex and Av take the second season fully to completion in Season 2, Episode 10: "The Massage". Original Air Date: November 25, 2001 Synopsis: Cheryl's psychic busts Larry for a naughty massage, and a restaurant owner busts Larry for stealing forks when he gives them to his driver and he is arrested. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
1:03:08
June 18, 2020
The Baptism
Alex and Av convert to Christianity in Season 2, Episode 9: "The Baptism". Original Air Date: November 18, 2001 Synopsis: The Jewish fiance of Cheryl's sister plans to convert to Christianity; Richard Lewis accuses Larry of stealing the outgoing message on his answering machine. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
1:30:52
June 11, 2020
Shaq (w/ special guest)
Alex and Av cheat at Scattergories in Season 2, Episode 8: "Shaq". Original Air Date: November 11, 2001 Synopsis: When Larry accidentally trips and injures Shaquille O'Neal at a Lakers game, everything seems to start going his way, and it appears that the incident has brought him good luck. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
1:21:39
June 4, 2020
The Doll
Alex and Av decapitate their childrens' toys in Season 2, Episode 7: "The Doll". Original Air Date: November 4, 2001 Synopsis: Larry's attendance at a screening results in chaos; an unlockable bathroom door causes trouble. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
1:03:27
May 28, 2020
The Acupuncturist
Alex and Av rewrite their wills in Season 2, Episode 6: "The Acupuncturist". Original Air Date: October 28, 2001 Synopsis: An acupuncturist agrees to waive his fee if he cannot cure Larry's neck pain. Meanwhile, a struggling writer asks for a $5,000 loan from Larry, which he promise he will pay back after his father dies. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
1:15:42
May 20, 2020
The Thong
Alex and Av debate the merits of the beach in Season 2, Episode 5: "The Thong". Original Air Date: October 21, 2001 Synopsis: Larry decides he cannot continue seeing his psychiatrist after seeing him in a thong swimsuit at the beach. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
53:47
May 13, 2020
The Shrimp Incident
Alex and Av count shrimp in Season 2, Episode 4: "The Shrimp Incident". Original Air Date: October 14, 2001 Synopsis: Larry gets some Chinese takeaway food, and has a run-in with HBO executive Allan Wasserman. After returning home, Larry begins to suspect that Wasserman has stolen some shrimp from his dinner. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
52:50
May 10, 2020
Trick or Treat
Alex and Av do a deep dive on the origins of the Cobb Salad in Season 2, Episode 3: "Trick or Treat". Original Air Date: October 7, 2001 Synopsis: Larry offends two uncostumed trick-or-treaters by not giving them candy, so they show him the "trick" side of Halloween. He also alienates Cheryl's screenwriter friend Cliff and a Jewish neighbor. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
52:34
May 3, 2020
Thor
Alex and Av argue about where to meet to record this week's episode in Season 2, Episode 2: "Thor". Original Air Date: September 30, 2001 Synopsis: Jeff leaves his wife, Susie; Cheryl thinks Larry has a peculiar fetish; Larry seeks revenge on a pro wrestler. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
1:04:56
April 22, 2020
The Car Salesman
Alex and Av start the second season of Curb in Season 2, Episode 1: "The Car Salesman". Original Air Date: September 23, 2001 Synopsis: Living out of a hotel, Larry and Cheryl make a successful bid on a seaside chateau owned by Jason Alexander's new agent. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
38:08
April 14, 2020
The Group
Alex and Av finish the first season of Curb in Season 1, Episode 10: "The Group". Original Air Date: December 17, 2000 Synopsis: Larry's fictitious story about childhood incest with an uncle haunts him when the uncle arrives for a visit. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
53:55
April 7, 2020
Affirmative Action
Alex and Av tell racist jokes in Season 1, Episode 9: "Affirmative Action". Original Air Date: December 10, 2000 Synopsis: On his way to the drug store to fill a prescription for his wife's itchy skin condition, Larry meets with Richard Lewis, who insists that he and Cheryl come by for coffee after dinner so Larry can make up with Richard's girlfriend. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
49:20
April 2, 2020
Beloved Aunt
Alex and Av pen an obituary in Season 1, Episode 8: "Beloved Aunt". Original Air Date: December 3, 2000 Synopsis: Larry offers to use his connections to place an obituary for Cheryl's newly deceased aunt in a newspaper. However, the gesture backfires when a misprint is published. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com. Eolan's favorite track from an old comedy album : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jTifRi3qDkU
26:09
March 29, 2020
AAMCO
Alex and Av take a drive in a '57 Chevy in Season 1, Episode 7: "AAMCO". Original Air Date: November 26, 2000 Synopsis: During a test-drive of Jeff's new toy, a vintage '57 Chevy convertible, Larry mistakes the horn in an Aamco radio spot for that of an actual car idling behind him at a red light -- and ends up getting the car rammed. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
50:43
March 18, 2020
The Wire
Alex and Av meet their first Seinfeld Core Four alum, as Julia Louis-Dreyfus appears to help Larry negotiate a situation with his quirky new neighbors  in Season 1, Episode 6: "The Wire". Original Air Date: November 19, 2000 Synopsis: Hoping to win agreement to bury an unsightly telephone wire, Larry and Cheryl befriend their bizarre neighbors. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
57:30
March 12, 2020
Interior Decorator
Alex and Av keep coming late to their appointment with Diane Keaton in Season 1, Episode 5: "Interior Decorator". Original Air Date: November 12, 2000 Synopsis: Larry misses an appointment with his doctor, which in turn causes him to miss an appointment with Diane Keaton. On discovering that the interior decorator Cheryl has hired also works for Diane, Larry tries to get the star's number from her. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
45:58
March 3, 2020
The Bracelet
Alex and Av go jewelry shopping in Season 1, Episode 4: "The Bracelet". Original Air Date: November 5, 2000 Synopsis: Larry goes shopping to buy a bracelet for Cheryl and gets sidetracked with Richard Lewis and a blind man. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
40:18
February 25, 2020
Porno Gil
Alex and Av take a trip out to a porn party in the boondocks in Season 1, Episode 3: "Porno Gil". Original Air Date: October 29, 2000 Synopsis: After Larry fails to pick up a golf ball, it sets off a series of weird events which leads to a visit to a porn party. Further reading on whether hot sauce applied to the anus cause a long-lasting erection can be found here. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
41:40
February 18, 2020
Ted and Mary
Alex and Av meet Ted Danson and Mary Steenburgen in Season 1, Episode 2: "Ted and Mary". Original Air Date: October 22, 2000 Synopsis: Larry and Cheryl's bowling date with Ted Danson and Mary Steenburgen ends with Larry's shoes missing. Meanwhile, Larry retrieves his shoes from the schmuck who pinched them, but gets into a fight with the shoe salesman who ordered him a new pair. Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
41:10
February 11, 2020
The Pants Tent
Alex and Av begin the series in earnest with the first real episode of the series and tackle Season 1, Episode 1: "The Pants Tent". Original Air Date: October 15, 2000 Episode Summary: Larry has some problems with his pants, leading to a series of misunderstandings.  Send us your comments, questions, feedback and suggestions at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
41:27
February 4, 2020
Larry David: Curb Your Enthusiasm
Alex and Av begin their journey through Curb Your Enthusiasm with the 1999 HBO special that got it all started.
45:15
January 29, 2020
Trailer
Coming Soon: The definitive episode-by-episode podcast of Curb Your Enthusiasm. We're looking forward to listener feedback of any variety, so if you have any ideas or comments about the show, or would like to join us as a guest, please let us know at prettygoodcurbpod@gmail.com.
01:54
January 28, 2020