An interview with Niles Abston, the comedian and staff writer on Season 3 of FX's Dave
not me immediately searching for a podcast subscribe button to smash
Niles Abston knows what's up: "Fuck it, man. Just do it. I don't know, like people be dying every day. Life is short. If you wanna do some shit, just go do it." and "my thing is I like going where I'm celebrated and, and I like doing my own shit." (reserve judgement on the hot dog thing.)
This is pure gold: "A few years ago, I just stopped asking myself , ‘What if this doesn't work out?’ and started asking myself, ‘Well, what if it does work out?’"
this is great!
"Somebody else has already done what you wanna do, so just go and see how they did it and try to do it better."
"As soon as someone says ‘you’re not funny,’ I’ll be like ok good, I can finally stop." -- THAT'S FUNNY SORRY YOU CAN'T STOP
"I just stopped asking myself , ‘What if this doesn't work out?’ and started asking myself, ‘Well, what if it does work out?’"
"I need 20,000 people to like this shit, and I don't have 20,000 moms"