The Bright Side with Kevin and Jason
By Kevin Held and Jason T. Gaffney, Hosts
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Bad news is easy to come by. Sometimes it feels like we're drowning in it. But on The Bright Side, our hosts believe that in every tragedy we can also find hope. The Bright Side with Kevin and Jason is a podcast that explores some of humanity's biggest blunders, then digs deep to find out what good we can find in the situations. Join Kevin Held and Jason T. Gaffney as they discover the redemption in our missteps.
||Explicit#10 – The Original Queens of Shade - The Bright Side with Kevin and Jason||Fasten your seatbelt...it's going to be a bumpy show! This week, the guys discuss one of the great celebrity feuds of all time, that between the first shady queens, Bette Davis and Joan Crawford. Katy Perry and T Swift have nothing on these two!||5/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#9 – We Didn’t Start the Fire…No, Wait, We Did. - The Bright Side with Kevin and Jason||This week's episode involves the freaking Energizer Bunny of fires, started in Centralia, PA in 1962. Want to know when it will go out? Well, then, you're more curious than the residents of Centralia! Stay tuned for the most frustrating city government.||5/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#8 – London’s Bad Year, Part 2 – Try Peeing on It - The Bright Side with Kevin and Jason||In the second part of our first two-parter, the guys look into the blazingly s****y experience that befell London just as it was recovering from the buboes of the year before. That's right, get ready for the Great London Fire! Cruise out on the river,||5/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#7 – London’s Bad Year, Part 1 – Shitcicle - The Bright Side with Kevin and Jason||Join Kevin and Jason as they learn about the Great Plague of London. No, not The Spice Girls. The actual plague. In the first part of our first two-parter, we discover why stray cats are actually good for us and the modern-day plague afflicting Republi.||5/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#6 – Nothing Sucks Like J. Edgar Hoover - The Bright Side with Kevin and Jason||Yes, he's the longest-serving director of the FBI. But did you also know he was a human tragedy? Well, today we'll get inside the head (and possibly the chiffon) of the notorious J. Edgar Hoover, a man so powerful,||5/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#5 – Sodomy! The Musical! - The Bright Side with Kevin and Jason||Ever wonder why the slippery slope is so slippery? Find out this week, as Kevin and Jason explore the depths (!) of the history of sodomy laws in America, and the landmark case that overturned them all. Sit back on whatever you like for this one.||5/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#4 – Every Deck is the Poop Deck - The Bright Side with Kevin and Jason||Just sit right back and you'll hear a tale. A tale of a fateful trip. It started down in Galveston, and soon was awash in s**t. - This episode, the guys explore the bowels of the Carnival Triumph (literally!||4/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#3 – Paris of the West is Burning - The Bright Side with Kevin and Jason||Hear the rollicking story of the devastating earthquake and fire that essentially destroyed San Francisco in 1906. The ground became quicksand, the streets breathed, and fire consumed the city. But don't worry; Enrico Caruso will be fine.||4/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#2 – Baba-Love Canal - The Bright Side with Kevin and Jason||Join the guys as they uncover the stinky secret behind one of America's worst man-made disasters! In this episode, we put the Super Fun in Superfund! Hooker, you got a lot of 'splaining' to do!||4/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#1 – Emus Are Badasses - The Bright Side with Kevin and Jason||Emus are basically Batman. Hear how they terrorized the Australian countryside and how the military was powerless to stop them because fences weren't a thing.||4/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Funny and Informative
These two guys have really good chemistry together and find some interesting stuff to talk about. This show gave me a good laugh and I am looking forward to more episodes.
Genuinely funny dudes + history. I’m in.