Album Artwork for The Professor (Magic: The Gathering expert)

This Episode

The Professor (Magic: The Gathering expert)

3 months ago

Having a podcast allows us to showcase some incredible people, and this week is no different... This week's guest isn’t our typical comedian/entertainer, but he is THE PROFESSOR!… Of Tolarian Community College, which isn’t so much a college and actually a #1 Magic The Gathering Youtube channel! If you aren't too familiar with Magic The Gathering, it doesn't matter because this episode is about so much more than just a trading card game (that being said, during this episode, Rick DOES open a package that contains a very rare, early 90's booster box). Immediately The professor (aka Brian Lewis) and Rick bond over similar anxieties and being uncomfortable in the world outside their safety net. Brian recounts his friendless childhood, barking like a dog at school, and being likened to Forest Gump as a teen. Rick connects to Brian's inability to find his tribe and finds a through line in his own life with finding comedy. Now running a successful YouTube with hundreds of thousands of subscribers and a lucrative patron, Brian insists that “The Gathering” remains the most important part of playing the game. Rick unpacks Brian's career from Teachers assistant to successful YouTuber, his opinions on collectables and how Magic The Gathering ’s rules make it easier to navigate than this complicated world. This is the episode for anyone who didn’t fit in at school or is still looking for their community… he goes to show that everyone can find their people and become VERY successful in doing so. Oh and of course this weeks sponsors! Supporting them supports the podcast and really helps us create content. BetterHelp: Listeners can get 10% off your first month by visiting https://www.betterhelp.com/TYSO HelloFresh: Go to https://www.hellofresh.com/TYSO12 and use code tyso12 for 12 free meals, including free shipping! TYSO TRADING CARDS https://www.tysocards.com/shop If you're an NFT collector, check out the #TYSOcards collection here: https://rarible.com/tyso RICK GLASSMAN https://www.rickglassman.com https://www.patreon.com/takeyourshoesoff https://www.instagram.com/rickglassman THE PROFESSOR @Tolarian Community College Teferi, Hero Of Dominaria: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=piOOfI6qBo4 How To Play Magic In About 15 Minutes: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wif9ppH5JpI https://www.instagram.com/tolariancommunitycollege See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Other Episodes

Joel McHale 2.0

6/7/2021

Joel McHale comes back for his 2.0 episode. The Comedian, TV host and Actor immediately spills the milk ON A MARSHALL'S RUG!! Rick, despite his OCD lets Joel stay and even sit inside (everyone's vaccinated..blah blah blah) The two discuss Rick reintroducing himself to Joel at the Farmers Market, despite...
Listen Now

The Vegas Dads

6/1/2021

It's the episode that #GlassmanBoppers and #TYSOGoblins alike have been asking for. Thes Olympics of podcasts! That’s right, THE VEGAS DADS is back! We're bringing back #TheSleepoverSeries with the three dads at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, and a poetry recital. Dad, Teddy, and Marc recount their wins and losses...
Listen Now

Nikki Glaser

5/25/2021

Intro will come. In the meantime, stretch your hamstrings and ice your lower back. Support our sponsor HelloFresh by visiting https://www.HelloFresh.com/tyso12 and using code “tyso12” for up to 12 free meals, including free shipping! Shop TYSO Trading Cards: https://www.rickglassman.com/shop RICK GLASSMAN https://www.rickglassman.com https://www.patreon.com/takeyourshoesoff https://www.instagram.com/rickglassman NIKKI GLASER https://www.instagram.com/nikkiglaser https://www.nikkiglaser.com See omnystudio.com/listener...
Listen Now

Max Greenfield

5/17/2021

You'll get a description later. In the meantime, stretch your hamstrings. You're lower back will thank you. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Listen Now

Josh Groban

5/10/2021

We can’t quite believe it either... Josh Groban is on the balcony!! The award winning singer, actor and philanthropist steps into the TYSO studio and gives us everything we could have hoped for. Despite meeting for the first time, the two unpack everything from connecting to song lyrics, emotional maturity...
Listen Now

Perry Grone (Contributing TYSO Editor) - TYSO PATREON UNLOCKED

5/3/2021

Originally a Patreon-only episode (Aug 2020) we thought we would make this available to the public because it's an “Inside Baseball” look at TYSO and its co-editing whiz PERRY GRONE! He’s not only an editor but also a few years into a Stand Up career and a Youtube Creator. MAKE...
Listen Now

Monica Padman

4/26/2021

Todays guest, Monica Padman, is one half of Armchair Expert Podcast with TYSO alum Dax Shepard! she’s an Actress, Producer and former external Hard Drive of Kristen Bell. Monica opens the episode with compliments about TYSO being so “Advanced” in the podcast universe and Rick proceeds to have technical issues…mainly...
Listen Now

Nelson Franklin

4/19/2021

Ultimate nice guy Actor Nelson Franklin drops by the balcony this week. They jump right into their first meeting… and why Rick doesn’t remember it. Nelson expresses his appreciation for Rick’s confidence in uncomfortable situations. Nelson discusses being on heavy hitting shows like The Office, Black•ish, Veep, New Girl, and...
Listen Now

Kaia Gerber & Charlotte Lawrence

4/12/2021

A Supermodel, a Popstar, and a Comedian are sitting in a living room… it's just another Monday and another episode of TAKE YOUR SHOES OFF... With superstar BIG WIG guests Kaia Gerber & Charlotte Lawrence!!! The three sit in the living room (Covid tested) and discuss meeting on the set...
Listen Now

Adam Ray 8.0

4/5/2021

Do we even need to give a description for Adam Ray’s EIGHTH APPEARANCE on TYSO?!?! Well we’re going to try… Adam steps aboard the balcony ready to sing and be sung to. They play some “bit” games and get high as usual whilst discussing Tim Allen, bad impersonations, and why...
Listen Now

Send Us A Message