Bob Saget on life after Full House.

Words of Wisdom From Bob Saget, King of Groin Shots

Words of Wisdom From Bob Saget, King of Groin Shots

A daily news and culture podcast with Mike Pesca.
Dec. 1 2017 8:11 PM

Bob Saget Doesn’t Think He’s That Raunchy

And he doesn’t like guardrails on comedy. 

Bob Saget at the Theater at Madison Square Garden on March 28 in New York City.

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Listen to Episode 881 of Slate’s The Gist:


Bob Saget has long been known as the cuddly, sitcom dad with a surprisingly raunchy side. The comedian talks about the two shows that launched his career and the very first jokes he wrote as a teenager. Bob Saget’s comedy special is Zero to Sixty.

In the Spiel, Mike pays an overdue visit to mail from listeners, and awards a Lobstar.

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Mike Pesca is the host of the Slate daily podcast The Gist. He also contributes reports and commentary to NPR.