2/7/12 Opie & Anthony Show Rundown: Super Bowl Stuff; Tom Green vs Tom Green; Kevin Smith, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar in Studio
Opie is laughing at a pic that Jimmy brought in for Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kareem_Abdul-Jabbar) to sign today which is a full body shot that is several feet tall. They talk about Kareem for a little while and about some other basketball guys.
They mention that Patrice O'Neal's last album goes on sale today on iTunes (and elsewhere such as http://www.amazon.com/Mr-P-Explicit/...8649825&sr=8-3 and http://www.cduniverse.com/productinf...m=frooglemusic).
Ant talks about some stuff he watched last night. Jimmy tells them about a video he watched that has a version of "Knockin' On Heaven's Door" which he likes and he mentions a few other cover songs that he likes.
Opie talks about Tom Brady's wife who was caught on video trashing the Patriots for not catching the balls that her husband was throwing (http://www.newsday.com/sports/footba...ates-1.3508809).
they check out the video.
They talk about some more stuff from the Super Bowl such as the halftime show and a Clint Eastwood commercial.
they check out video of a Patriots fans crying over the Super Bowl loss.
They check out part of a video of the chick known as "M.I.A." who was part of the halftime show.
They mention that the website cnet.com has an article about the O&A show and Tom Green vs Tom Green (http://www.cnet.com/8301-13772_3-573...r-controversy/).
The rejoiner song is "New York, New York" and Opie guesses the reasons why Erock chose it.
They talk more about the article about them and Tom Green. They read the article and point out the inaccuracies in it.
a couple of female news reporters who are apparently obsessed with dick:
They get into talking about potato chips for a few minutes.
a female news reporter chuckling while talking about cock-fighting:
Opie says that this week's Super Bowl was the most watched TV show ever.
Opie reads a news story about Donald Trump accepting credit for Mitt Romney's win in Nevada.
They start to talk about rehab and Kevin Smith joins them. They talk a little more about rehab and get into talking about sports and they talk about the Super Bowl's halftime show.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar joins them. Jimmy asks how he feels about basketball after his retirement. He talks about his kids. They talk about his new book:
They ask him about holding the position of US Cultural Ambassador (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kareem_...ral_ambassador) and talk more about basketball until he has to leave.
From Jimmy's Twitter
They talk a little more about Kareem and other sports stuff.
They talk about Kevin's new TV show on the AMC channel, Comic Book Men (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Comic_Book_Men).
Opie says that he is hearing that Kareem was just getting a talking-to down the hall by his P.R. woman. Clubsoda Kenny and Erock tell them that Kareem was getting yelled at because he talked about stuff other than his book and Erock says that she wanted to barge into the studio and tell the hosts that they weren't supposed to talk about anything else. Roland tells them that this woman was thrown out of the building before.
Kevin tells them about a news story about a guy who tried to kill his sons with a hatchet: http://abcnews.go.com/US/josh-powell...4#.TzG8ZLGPXd4
Opie asks Kevin about his daughter.
asks Kevin if he heard about the store in his movie Clerks being robbed recently.
a call about Kareem.
They talk a little about Kevin's podcasts and about Jimmy feeling worthless.
Sam enters and tells them more about Kareem's publicist being kicked out of the building before.
Kevin talks about a rumored upcoming iTV and brings up that Jay-Z played at Carnegie Hall last night.
Opie brings up that the Kevin's Red State movie wasn't nominated for any of the movie awards and Kevin explains how movies are nominated and the cost and effort needed.