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Stand Up NY Labs presents Lust for Life with Maddog Mattern, a podcast about the human condition. Each week comedian Maddog Mattern, Benjy Susswein and a rotating group of their friends talk to a guest with a unique story in effort to get themselves and their listeners closer to understanding this thing called life.

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The Show starts with random talk of punk rock record collecting and general nonsense. Frank Liotti joins the James and Benjy and discusses not being able to pay rent but being able to buy rare bootlegs. Then Kase Rosso comes in to... more

This episode starts with Benjy totally not regretting his choice to not drink the night before at an industry party. While James and special guest Rebecca Trent feel the opposite. They plow through and bring on Megan Sullivan who has... more

Subhah Agarwal grew up in a tough Indian Household. She talks about being her own person and not caring about expectations. Before that James, Benjy and (producer) Becky Astphan discuss whether everyone should like rough sex.... more

Billy Proceda is the Host of the Man Whore podcast where he talks to ex's and women he's slept with. Before that James, Benjy and Alexis Guerreros talk about being a model. Follow @thebestofbs @jameslmattern @TheBillyProcida... more

Jeremy Pinsely is a good southern boy. Born in Tennessee and went to college in Georgia. He loves football and BBQ. All that's standard. Here's where it gets interesting........he's Jewish. Which led to some interesting exchanges from his... more

James is heading back to Vegas. It happens to be his decreased moms birthday. He contemplates how that will make him feel with an amazing discussion with Benjy and Grant Gordon. Follow @thebestofbs @jameslmattern... more

Ryan Herzich stops by to discuss dating a girl who claimed to be an asexual and all the things that go with it. And surprisingly it's not what one would think. With James, Benjy and Jon Laster. Follow @thebestofbs @jameslmattern... more

Writer Brian Shields stops by to discuss his new book which is about the history of Wrestlings Big event and about the history of wrestling in General. Before that James, Benjy and Sean discuss love and feelings. Follow @itsbriansheilds... more

NYC busker ST. Joins Supertramp, Benjy, and a running late James. They discuss How underrated Jewish food is, performing on the streets and opening for James Brown. All while a charging cell phone goes crazy throughout the... more

Benjy, Supertramp, and James have a general discussion with no boundaries that goes from love, to war, to comedy, to saving society. With wine, Jack Daniels, and Jameson flowing aplenty, it's a beautiful episode full of realness. Follow... more