The Houli’s Hooley Podcast, Sat. August 7, 2021

Paddy Houlihan, Bill Houlihan, and Clay O’Brien

Fox’s Pizza, Guinness, the Cork and Kerry Irish Pub, Flood Brothers Disposal and Chicago Firefighters Union Local 2 present The Houli’s Hooley with Bill and Paddy Houlihan who are joined by their old pal, Clay O’Brien. It’s a change of pace this week. The lads want to remind you to “Be safe!”. Paddy suggests we focus on being anti-robot instead of obsessed with Covid. Some Sports Talk with focus on some of their favorite Olympic events. Clay suggests we recruit some Jamaicans for the USA track team. Paddy’s been doing a lot of ‘pool stuff’. “Swimming or sticks and balls?!” Fashion Talk with focus on Clay’s choice of footwear – It’s all things sandals! Billy shares his past fear of sandals but don’t worry, he’s cured now! Can you grip a cigarette with your toes? Can you drink a bottle of coke with your feet?! “I can’t believe we’re talking about feet…” – Clay. Foot pranks with Johnny Knoxville. ‘Anti-Robot’, the Haitian hipster band. Do you look at people’s feet at the pool? Irish people at the Olympics and unpatriotic Olympic team members are hot topics this week. The guys determine what Olympic sport they could conquer. It would most certainly be the fashion event for Billy. Paddy’s a real DIY guy now. Knob shopping with the guys. The guys share their latest good food and restaurant finds. We take a musical break with “So What’Cha Want” by Beastie Boys. The lads want to go back to 7th grade! “I’m a Beastie Boy kid who likes steak sandwiches and knob shopping” – Paddy. Bill shares a story about listening to Madonna in his car with the windows down. That makes him a ‘Madonna Angel’. More Sports Talk with the Cubs’ recent trades and their heartbroken fans/ We take another musical break with “Driver’s Seat”  by Sniff ‘n’ The Tears. Should Paddy bring a boombox to the pool? “It’s a fashion accessory!” – Paddy. Hot dogs are gross. Yay or Nay? The guys speculate when they’ll win the Lotto. “It’s a TMZ world out there, boys!” – Clay. We end this week’s wonderfully wacky show with “If I Close My Eyes Forever” by Ozzy Osbourne and Lita Ford. Oh, and don’t forget to ”Stay Safe!’.