03. Mary Beth Barone


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In the third episode of Secure The Gag, Nathan sits down with writer, comedian, and actor, Mary Beth Barone (Comedy Central, Clusterfest, Drag His Ass)!

Nathan and Mary Beth talk about Mary Beth’s quarantine comedy shorts, The Bird House I and II, her viral jokes, and being a republican for the first twenty years of her life. Mary Beth also shares how she finds her comedic motivation and her relationship with her queer audience and queer identity.

Mary Beth’s Work That’s Discussed:

The Bird House I

The Bird House II

Republican Joke

A New Joke For Lilly

Viral Transition TikTok

Hey Coach

Secure The Gag is a queer comedy podcast hosted by comedian and writer, Nathan Pearson. Tune in every Monday as Nathan interviews funny queers about their infamous online videos, bits, and success.

Nathan (@nathankpearson) is a queer comedian and writer from Atlanta who now lives in Brooklyn. He’s known for his gay infused characters online and amassed followers from his viral “Guy Fucks His Bully’s Dad” piece as a part of UCB’s Characters Welcome. As someone who went off online with very specific gay humor, Nathan wants to sit down with other queers to discuss their funny moments that took off.

Secure The Gag is part of the WUSSY Podcast Network hosted by WUSSY Mag @wussymag

Hosted by Nathan Pearson @nathankpearson

Produced by Jon Dean @jondeanphoto

Edited by Megan Pope @megspope

Podcast Art created by Beardy Glasses @beardy.glasses

Podcast Music by DJ Helix @1djhelix

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