This past Monday, Chicago’s own Stand-up Comedian and writer debuted his new television show “Deon Cole’s Black Box” which talked about the weird and wildness in the world today such as Game of Thrones, Toddlers & Tiara’s and more.
Check out the full episode by clicking on the picture and catch it every Monday 10p/9pm cst on TBS
Jay Washington caught up with fitness instructor Sara Soto and nutritionist Chef Fredo Outlaw as they talked about the P.O.W.E.R.H.A.R.D event happening Saturday and Sunday June 8th & 9th at Montrose Harbor in Chicago, IL which also features UFC star Shonie Carter. They spoke or the different programs that are offered and also Chef Fredo spoke on the importance of understanding nutrition in the food in which we eat on a daily basis.
With his debut Half Hour Comedy Central set to debut on Friday June 6th Jay Washington had the chance to talk to comedian Lil Rel on Educated Insanity. They spoke on the length of his career, the impact legendary comedy club owner Mary Lindsey has had on his career, and the personal bond with Sherri Shepard and king of comedy Cedric the Entertainer.
They also spoke on fatherhood and reaching the point where he finally got where he worked so hard to get as well as the belief of his manager Knowledge Beckom. Find more info on Lil Rel online at www.lilrel.com
Jay Washington got the opportunity to sit down and chop it up with member’s of the Chicago Force Women’s Tackle (yup full tackle FULL EQUIPMENT) football team. Jay was joined in the studio by quarterback Sami Grisafe, Lineman (offensive & defensive) Taz Brooks, & DB/special teams Timesha Wharton.
Jay got to learn about each of the woman as far as their personas off the field, day jobs, love of the game and how they came to be a member of the Chicago Force. We even get to hear some of the veteran/rookie initiations that go on in professional sports.
Jay Washington again had the chance to sit down and chat it up with the beautiful and talented Melissa Duprey. They spoke about her one-woman show SEXomedy which runs Wednesday’s at the GreenHouse Theater in Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood. they spoke on how an attempt at lone stand up comedy evolved into the one-woman show, acceptance and reviews from fans to the casual person as well as the future of the show and Melissa Duprey herself.
Jay Washington & J.R. Bang got the opportunity to sit and talk with Fayth Caruso Pilates instructor at Sixpax Core Studios located in the South Loop of Chicago. Fayth talked about the difference between Yoga and Pilates, how the core of the body is by far the most important part to work on.
Fayth stuck around to hear the IGNORANT NEWS of the day and may have even convinced Jay & J.R. to go take up a pilates course (Stay Tuned For the Video)
Unless you have been under a rock and just been ignoring J.R.Bang and Jay Washington you know that on Thursday, April 25 at the World Famous Laugh Factory, Educated Insanity presented “Laughing Insanity” and it was indeed that INSANE.
Jay & J.R. (a.k.a “The Other Guy”) hosted an AMAZING as well as HILARIOUS line up that included Xavier Lamont, Anthony Bonazzo, Marc Henderson, Schmitty B, Ken Garr, Kellye Howard and last but not least Kevin Williams. Check out some of the highlights from the show and SORRY TO KELLYE, KEN and KEVIN the battery in the camera died.
Stay tuned to Educated Insanity for LAUGHING INSANITY 2.
Chicago Comcast SportsNet reporter Susannah Collins is no longer with the station after a video of her having a Freudian slip up with viral on the internet this past Tuesday. Collins who was a part of the Comcast reporting team for the Chicago Blackhawks on Tuesday when she inadvertently said that the Blackhawks had a “tremendous amount of sex during the regular season.” The mistake went viral, landing everywhere from news web sites to the Tonight Show monologue, where it was highlighted Wednesday as the “Freudian Slip of the Day” by host Jay Leno.
Collins, who meant to say “success,” immediately corrected herself. (But lowkey, the sex part is probably true lets keep it real)
Jay Washington was able to be present at Kings Bowling Lounge in Rosemont, IL for the presentation of $10,000 donated by Kings Lounge to Chicago Bears Cornerback Charles Tillman and to his Charles Tillman Cornerstone Foundation. The donation was presented to Mr. Tillman by C.O.O (Chief Operating Officer) of Kings Bowl of America ,Frank Stryjewski. Also present was one of the families that are helped out by the Foundation in little 10 year old Emily and her mother Nadiya.
Check out the interviews with each and stay tuned for more information on the charity bowling event set for Wednesday, June 5th at 6pm at Kings Lanes in Rosemont,IL
Jay Washington had the opportunity to get CHAMPIONS in the studio. By Champions the 2012 GFL (Gridiron Football League) Champions the Chicago Chaos. In the studio was the Vice President/Director of Marketing Rick Szemore as well as players Cornerback/Safety Louis Stallworth and Running Back Jesse Daniel (who showed up late).
They spoke on recruitment process, difference between their league, arena and indoor football. Motivation to play as well as expectations for the upcoming season.