Three hours of Mirth, Music and Mayhem hosted by Tom Scharpling. The home of Scharpling & Wurster. The former Best Show On WFMU is now The Best Show!

Wednesday, September 22, 2021
GETTING TO KNOW YOU!
Wednesday, September 22, 2021 GETTING TO KNOW YOU!

A classic topic returns! GETTING TO KNOW YOU! Tom asks rapid fire questions and gets to know Best Show callers!

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

TOP 50 MASCOTS: The Complete List

  1. GOBBLEDOK
  2. GARY THE SQUIRREL
  3. DOGMO
  4. WAWA GOOSE
  5. CRAZY EDDIE
  6. POPPIN' FRESH
  7. RESIDENTS EYEBALL
  8. EDDIE FROM Iron Maiden
  9. VINNIE, THE VITNER’S CHIPS MASCOT
  10. BOILER MAN
  11. SONNY FROM COCOA PUFFS
  12. COORS LIGHT CAN
  13. CRIMSON GHOST (MISFITS)
  14. MR. ZIP
  15. MORTON SALT GIRL
  16. PHILLY PHANATIC
  17. SCABBY THE RAT
  18. MR. LITTLE
  19. KOOL AID MAN
  20. COOKIE CAT
  21. FLO
  22. ROWDY RED
  23. MR. CELERY
  24. PEPSI MAN
  25. SIX FLAGS DANCING MAN
  26. TRADEMARK PIG
  27. RICH UNCLE PENNYBAGS
  28. JUDY ROSEN NOSE PICKING LOGO
  29. MYSTERIOUS FISH
  30. DOCTOR CRONUT
  31. TALKING TOM
  32. HIP HOP
  33. LITTLE PENNY
  34. PHOENIX SUNS GORILLA
  35. PINK PANTHER
  36. FIGHTING OKRA
  37. SAUSAGE RACERS
  38. MAVMAN
  39. CLIPPY
  40. BOBBY BLOTZER AS NEWBRIDGE RATMAN
  41. THE GENERAL
  42. UTZ POTATO CHIP GIRL
  43. MICHELIN MAN
  44. JENNIFER LAWRENCE COUGAR
  45. OTTO THE ORANGE
  46. TILLY
  47. ROSCOE BED BUG SNIFFING DOG
  48. YOUPPI!
  49. KING CAKE BABY
  50. NAUGGY
Tuesday, April 20, 2021

A HUGE BEST SHOW! KURT VILE! J. MASCIS! MASCOTS! BEST SHOW BINGO!

BEST SHOW TONIGHT - KV MASCIS

TONIGHT IS A VERY BIG BEST SHOW! We honestly don't know how we will fit it all in!

TONIGHT:

Tom and KURT VILE will team up to interview the one and only J. MASCIS!

We will attempt to complete the TOP 50 MASCOTS list!

AND SO MUCH MORE!

And if all of this wasn't enough, we will also play BEST SHOW BINGO throughout the night! How do you play? I'm glad you asked!

Click here to generate your Best Show Bingo card. Listen throughout the show and mark your card if your squares happen! If you have the square "I'LL SAY THIS" and Tom says "I'll say this," MARK IT! If Dudio claims he met someone famous and you have the "Dudio Has Met Someone" square - mark it! Complete a line and declare bingo by emailing a screenshot of your card to bestshowbingo@outlook.com and we will verify it!

Tonight's hashtag is #BESTSHOWBINGO!

You can listen live at TheBestShow.net and then download the podcast the next day on iTunes or your RSS feed or wherever!

Tuesday, February 16, 2021

DESIGN A MCDONALD’S CELEBRITY MEAL

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BEST SHOW TUESDAY NIGHT! And we're back with an ALL NEW LIVE SHOW!

DESIGN A MCDONALD'S CELEBRITY MEAL!

We all know what meals Travis Scott and J Balvin created. But what kind of meal would Danny DeVito design? What about Tom Arnold? Or Tom Brady? Or any Tom for hat matter?

Tonight's hashtag is #McBestShow.

You can listen live at  TheBestShow.net and then download the podcast the next day on iTunes or your RSS feed or wherever!

Tuesday, January 26, 2021

THE 50 BIGGEST CRABAPPLES OF ALL TIME, PT II! FREAKY FRIDAY!

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Last week, we only listed 40 of the 50 BIGGEST CRABAPPLES. So tonight, we complete the list! ONLY TEN MORE TO GO!

THE 50 BIGGEST CRABAPPLES OF ALL TIME, PART II!

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FREAKY FRIDAY!

You swap places with them, they swap places with you, just like in the movies. Who would you want to FREAKY FRIDAY with and why?! Call Tom tonight at 201-332-3484!

Tonight's hashtag is #50Crabapples.

You can listen live at  TheBestShow.net and then download the podcast the next day on iTunes or your RSS feed or wherever!

Tuesday, January 19, 2021

TONIGHT! THE 50 BIGGEST CRABAPPLES OF ALL TIME!

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It's the first BEST SHOW LIST OF THE YEAR! And it's a BIG ONE!

TONIGHT'S TOPIC:

THE 50 BIGGEST CRABAPPLES OF ALL TIME!

Who will be crowned the grumpiest of the grumpiest?! Call Tom tonight (201-332-3484) AND WE WILL FIND OUT!

Tonight's hashtag is #50Crabapples.

You can listen live at  TheBestShow.net and then download the podcast the next day on iTunes or your RSS feed or wherever!

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

JASON WOLINER! JERSEY WEED STRAINS!

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THE BEST SHOW IS BACK with a very special guest, the director of BORAT SUBSEQUENT MOVIEFILM and longtime friend of the show, JASON WOLINER!

TONIGHT'S TOPIC:

JERSEY WEED STRAINS

We came up with this topic during last week's show and tonight, we're gonna name them all! Even Bong Jovi!

Tonight's hashtag is #BestShow4Life

You can listen live at  TheBestShow.net and then download the podcast the next day on iTunes or your RSS feed or wherever!

Tuesday, December 15, 2020

TONIGHT’S BEST SHOW: SEQUEL MANIA! MERRILL MARKOE!

Tonight we're back with an ALL-NEW BEST SHOW!

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TONIGHT'S TOPIC:

SEQUEL MANIA!

Do you have an idea for a movie or TV sequel or reboot?! CALL TOM tonight (201-332-3484) and together, you'll turn it into pure Hollywood GOLD!

Tonight's special guest is the legendary comedy legend MERRILL MARKOE! She'll chat with us about her new graphic novel, "We Saw Scenery."

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Tonight's hashtag is #SequelMania

You can listen live at TheBestShow.net and then download the podcast the next day on iTunes or your RSS feed or wherever!

Tuesday, December 8, 2020

IDENTIFY IT! TONIGHT!

The idea for tonight's topic popped up a few weeks ago and tonight, WE'RE GONNA DO IT!

TONIGHT'S TOPIC:

IDENTIFY IT!

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Is there a movie or a song you've been trying to identify for the longest time but you've never quite figured out what it is?! CALL TOM tonight (201-332-3484) and with the help of other callers, WE WILL FIGURE IT OUT!

Tonight's hashtag is #IdentifyItTom.

Tuesday, December 1, 2020

TONIGHT! LIVE BEST SHOW! KIM GORDON!

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That's right! The Best Show is back tonight and LIVE with a very special guest, KIM GORDON!

Kim will talk about her fantastic new book, NO ICON.

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Plus your calls AND MORE!

You can listen live at TheBestShow.net and then download the podcast the next day on iTunes or your RSS feed or wherever!

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