The Ronnie & Bo Show

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SPECIAL GUEST: Farmer’s Almanac Editor Peter Geiger

September 25th, 2018

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The guys sit down with Peter Geiger, editor of the Farmer's Almanac, for one of their most fascinating episodes yet. Started back in 1818, the Farmer's Almanac is North America's most trusted source for long-range weather predictions, humor, fun facts, and valuable advice. Peter Geiger is the Alamanac's editor and philomath (lover of learning), and took the reigns from his dad as editor in 1994. He and his work with education has earned Peter national recognition, most notably from President George H.W. Bush. Ronnie & Bo get lessons in weather, history, and helpful life-hacks that will put a smile on your face!

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SPECIAL GUEST: Comedian & Actor Alonzo Bodden

September 24th, 2018

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Ronnie & Bo have the privilege of chatting with comedian and actor Alonzo Bodden! Having won season 3 of NBC's Last Comic Standing and appearances on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Late Night with Conan O'Brien, and Keenan Ivory Wayans, Alonzo is one of the hardest working comedians today. His TV and Film work include Bringing Down the House with Queen Latifah and Steve Martin, Scary Movie 4, Californication, Fresh Off The Boat, and voice work in Power Rangers Lightspeed Rescue. His new album, "Man Overboard," was released earlier this year. The guys talk with Alonzo about how he got his start in comedy, how he's changed over the years, his writing process, and his heart to bridge the racial gap in America.

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SPECIAL GUEST: eNewsAZ Founder Lynne LaMaster

September 21st, 2018

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Ronnie & Bo get schooled by Prescott eNews founder and journalist, Lynne LaMaster! She shares her personal journey into the world of journalism, how she launched the Arizona eNews Network, and stumps the guys with 2 truths & a lie!

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SPECIAL GUEST: Comedian Craig Shoemaker

September 20th, 2018

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The guys buckle up for non-stop laughs with comedian Craig Shoemaker in this hilarious episode. With a comedy career spanning over three decades, known especially for his LoveMaster persona and movie, and regular TV appearances on NBC’s Parks & Recreation and The Bold and the Beautiful on CBS, Craig cracks up audiences wherever he goes. This award winning comedian also founded the company Laughter Heals which exists to improve people’s lives, especially those with illnesses, through the healing power of laughter. Also, get ready for the best-ever Don Knotts impression! HELP THE GUYS WIN A BET WITH CRAIG BY LETTING HIM KNOW YOU LISTENED TO HIM ON OUR PODCAST BY MESSAGING HIM ON INSTAGRAM OR FACEBOOK! @CRAIGSHOE

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SPECIAL GUEST: Comedian Tom Dreesen

September 19th, 2018

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Ronnie & Bo get the privilege of chatting with comedy legend, Tom Dreesen! Having been the comedy opener for many years for Frank Sinatra as well as Sammy Davis Jr. and Smokey Robinson, Dreesen tells some fascinating stories of life with Frank and how he came to one of the pallbearers at Sinatra’s funeral. Tom made over 60 appearances on The Tonight Show and The Late Show with David Letterman, often hosting Letterman’s show as a fill-in for Dave. Dreesen started his comedy career with Tim Reid (of WKRP in Cincinnati fame), making them the first bi-racial stand-up comedy duo in the United States. Tom makes this episode one of the best with his down-to-earth style and real accounts of his out of this world stories.

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THE Ronnie & Bo KIDS TAKEOVER!

September 18th, 2018

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The five Woods and Merrell kids throw a hostile takeover of the Ronnie & Bo Show in this special episode!

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Gesundheit, Ladies & Germs!

September 17th, 2018

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Another round of Canadian or Dead sets the guys off on the wrong foot - and then Ronnie and Bo trade some germ horror stories and remedies.

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Here Lies Ronnie & Bo…

September 14th, 2018

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Ronnie's Daily Dose leaves Bo a little nutty. Then the guys take a gallop through some famous and funny tombstone epitaphs. Their gallop is interrupted by an unexpected, but welcome call from Bo's mom!

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I’m Dying Here

September 13th, 2018

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The Buzz Word is about the only thing that can save the duo from this reflective, morbid, and silly episode looking at the worst ways to die.

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SPECIAL GUEST: Comedian Rocky LaPorte!

September 12th, 2018

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Rocky LaPorte is one of America's most sought-after comedians, having performed in clubs across the nation, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, for the U.S. troops in Iraq with Drew Carey, and on his own specials for Comedy Central, VH1, and Showtime. Rocky was a contestant on NBC's Last Comic Standing, season 8. Ronnie & Bo were honored to chat with Rocky about his start in comedy, his blue-collar upbringing in Chicago, what his Tonight Show standing ovation felt like, and why performing for the troops in the Middle East was so special. Check him out at rockylaporte.com!

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Email & Texting Etiquette Examined!

September 11th, 2018

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Ronnie briefly reflects on his swolen face and ill-fitting shirt while getting to introduce his family to Jay Leno. A Ronnie & Bo Poll takes the guys to the Oscars. And then Bo tries to instruct Ronnie on some annoying practices in email and text messaging etiquette!

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SPECIAL GUEST: Indie Filmmaker Andrew Johnson Schmit

September 10th, 2018

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The guys give a quick update on their upcoming live show at the Prescott Elks Theater and then dive into a fascinating conversation with independent filmmaker and all around creative, Andrew Johnson Schmit. He shares a bit about his 15 year run leading Prescott's Tsunami On The Square and then schools the guys on what it takes to write, direct, and produce films.

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Ronnie Gets Revenge Testing Bo’s Personality

September 7th, 2018

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Bo is flustered by today's installment of Who Said It. Then Ronnie tries to diagnosis Bo's personality disease without getting affected himself.

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Bo Gives Ronnie a Personality Test!

September 6th, 2018

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Ronnie & Bo can't even understand the pronunciation on today's Buzz Word - so Bo puts Ronnie through a battery of questions to discover Ronnie's personality profile.

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SPECIAL GUEST: Writer & Filmmaker Randall Dark

September 5th, 2018

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After a short romp into the territory of Canadian or Dead, Ronnie & Bo do their very first over-the-phone interview with Randall P. Dark, legendary pioneer of in the field of High Definition, founder of HD Vision, writer, director, director, and filmmaker. He shares stories of working with Harry Connick Jr., Willie Nelson, Cloris Leachman and even the United Nations 50th Anniversary Celebration. The guys ask him about a couple of his children's books including the upcoming Easter Frog: The Brains Behind the Bunny.

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Ronnie & Bo Go Double Platinum

September 4th, 2018

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Ronnie & Bo swap some stories about some popular music throughout the decades and some friends daring enough to brave the music biz.

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Google-y Eyed

August 31st, 2018

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Ronnie & Bo premier a new segment called If Ronnie & Bo Saw It - a movie review of movies they've never seen. Then they search all things Google.

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SPECIAL GUEST: Matt Santos of The Mile High Show

August 30th, 2018

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Ronnie shares a quick, heart-warming Daily Dose and then R & Bo sit down with a fellow Prescott podcaster, host of The Mile High Show, and photo journalist - Matt Santos. The Mile High Show is this year's official podcast of the Big Pine Comedy Festival in Flagstaff, AZ.

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An Evening at the Elks With R & B

August 29th, 2018

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Things swirl the toilet as the guys try to get through another Ronnie & Bo Poll. Afterward, Ronnie & Bo talk about their November 1, 2018 live performance at the Elks Theater in Prescott, AZ to benefit 1010 Ministries.

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R & B Try To Be Dual Purpose

August 28th, 2018

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Today's Buzz Word is a sweet sound to Bo's ears and then the guys try to come up with as many dual purpose items as they can - and fail miserably.

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Ronnie & Bo on Leza’s Show

August 27th, 2018

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Listen in to a recap of Ronnie & Bo's guest appearance on Magic 99.1 FM with Leza Live & Local right after Ronnie tries to stump Bo with another installment of Who Said It?

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Kangaroos Can’t Do What?! - And Other Animal Facts

August 24th, 2018

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Another installment of 'Bo Knows' numbs Ronnie's brain and then the guys trade some weird animal facts that are hilarious but true!

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Ronnie & Bo’s Parallel Universe

August 23rd, 2018

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A Ronnie & Bo Poll about the sea of tranquility jumpstarts this episode. Afterward, the duo takes a Twilight Zone-like journey dreaming about what other vocations they might have had in a parallel universe.

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People Worth Knowing

August 22nd, 2018

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Bo kicks off a new segment called Canadian or Dead?! Sorry, Alan Thicke. Then the guys take a look at some people throughout history who we should know about, but probably don't.

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School Lunches Then & Now

August 21st, 2018

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After a reflective Daily Dose on some interesting facts about the late Billy Graham, Ronnie and Bo compare school lunches from when they were kids to their own kids' lunches today!

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Super Ronnie & Buff Bo Save The Day!

August 20th, 2018

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Ronnie introduces a new segment called Buzz Word that is purrrfect for Bo. Then the guys debate some of the best superpowers that you could ever have.

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The Social Media Blackhole

August 17th, 2018

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A Ronnie & Bo Poll and a community highlight on John Bissot of York Dodge kicks off the episode. Then the guys descend into the abyss of all things social media.

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SPECIAL GUEST: LEZA DANDOS

August 16th, 2018

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Ronnie & Bo welcome LEZA DANDOS, radio personality and morning host of Leza Live on Prescott's Magic 99.1 FM, as their first and very special guest interview! Leza shares stories of her background in TV and radio, husband Scott of Prescott Glass & Mirror, and an awkward moment with Wayne Newton. Leza tries to stump the guys with 2 truths and a lie.

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2 Truths & A Lie

August 15th, 2018

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After a quick community highlight on Prescott's Elks Theater, Ronnie & Bo challenge each other to a game of 2 truths and a lie. Only one will come out winning the golden speedo.

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Music & The Movies

August 14th, 2018

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The guys test their knowledge of lakes during this edition of the Ronnie & Bo Poll. Bo's love for music and Ronnie's loves for movies combine for the best mashup since peanut butter and jelly.

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A Visit to Craigslist & Prison

August 13th, 2018

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Another installment of Bo Knows helps Ronnie grasp the depth of the Grand Canyon. Then the guys share some real and ridiculous car ads posted on Craigslist as well as a a story about their trip to prison.

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2-MINUTE PROMO For Those Who Can’t Be Bothered!

August 10th, 2018

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For those who can’t be bothered listening to the Ronnie & Bo Show, take this time-saving listening tip from Ronnie’s wife! Only takes a couple minutes!

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Things That Used-To-Be That No-Longer-Are

August 10th, 2018

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After learning that Ronnie's wife listens to the podcast on fast-forward, the guys play a joke on her. There's a Ronnie & Bo Poll discovering how many cars Ronnie has owned, and then the duo takes a walk down memory lane about tech, music, and fads that were once huge - and no longer are!

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Bo is Crunchy, Ronnie is Smooth

August 9th, 2018

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This spectacular episode begins with a new feature called "Bo Knows!!" Then Ronnie can hardly recover from Bo's analysis of all things Peanut Butter. Get ready to spread 'em!

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Your Body Does What?!?

August 8th, 2018

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Ronnie & Bo play Siskel & Ebert in a Daily Dose about the Top 100 American Films of all time. Afterward, Bo's mind is blown by some of Ronnie's trivia about his body that Bo didn't know he knew!

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Once Upon a Time in Mexico

August 7th, 2018

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 The guys try to make the most of a Daily Dose about how to make the most of your downtime. Then Ronnie tells Bo about an awkward moment in Mexico!

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Do You Know Why I Pulled You Over?

August 6th, 2018

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Famous on-air personality, Shotgun Tom Kelly, kicks off The Ronnie & Bo Show as their new official announcer! Ronnie trys to stump Bo with a movie-based Who Said It? And then the guys trade stories about recently getting pulled over for traffic violations.

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Game Show Hosts!

August 3rd, 2018

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Come on down! You're the next contestant on the Ronnie & Bo Show in this special Game Show episode with a Ronnie & Bo Poll about Game Show Hosts and then a look back at some of the best hosts in the last several decades!

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The Great Debates

August 2nd, 2018

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Bo is full-of-it as he gives Ronnie his Daily Dose and then the guys pose some great debates for all of you to ponder!

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Back to School!

August 1st, 2018

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For this installment of WHO SAID IT?, Bo keeps us hanging on pins and needles. Afterward, Ronnie & Bo consult their favorite Seventeen Magazine article for some back to school tips!

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Birthdays Bashed!

July 31st, 2018

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Ronnie's Daily Dose on Least Favorite Words is more than Bo can handle! The guys then bat around the ups, downs, ins, and outs of birthdays!

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Ronnie & Bo Work-Life Fun Facts

July 30th, 2018

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Bo's Daily Dose makes Ronnie's Heart Go On... And On... And On... Titanic-style. Then Ronnie and Bo give some fun facts about their professional lives outside of the podcast!

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Nicknames

July 27th, 2018

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The Daily Dose gives some good ideas for what to do outside in the rain! Ronnie and Bo then examine the topic of nicknames, reminiscing about some of their own nicknames.

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Ronnie at Summer Camp

July 26th, 2018

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The guys set up a new feature called Who Said It? Afterward Ronnie tells Bo about a comic highlight from a recent summer camp experience.

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Tales of the Madden Curse!

July 25th, 2018

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Ronnie strikes back with a take on the new Ronnie & Bo Poll. Bo gives the rundown a supposed curse of football players who have been on the cover of the Madden football video game series.

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Robin Williams Remembered

July 24th, 2018

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The Daily Dose gets a break for a new segment Bo calls The Ronnie & Bo Poll - we'll see if Ronnie sticks around for the answer. Then the duo gives some fond memories of comic genius Robin Williams.

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Band Name Origins!

July 23rd, 2018

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Ronnie & Bo are back from vacation and welcome their new show sponsor Prescott Realty! After a Daily Dose taking on a couple of our country's stupidest laws, Bo walks Ronnie through the origins of the names of some of our favorite bands.

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We’re On Vacation - Mankini?! Back THIS MONDAY, July 23rd!

June 21st, 2018
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We’re On Vacation - Together?! Back July 23rd!

June 20th, 2018
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What Do Your Dreams Mean?!

June 19th, 2018
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