Episodes
We hope everyone is staying safe and practicing social distance during this global pandemic. To help with sanity we have unlocked yet another episode of INSANITY from the Patreon. We hope you have a great weekend! Also if you want to help support the show and listen to 70+ more of these episodes, including video streams, D&D campaigns and more you can subscribe at Patreon.com/heyriddleriddle Face to Face...Not! This is our first Patreon episode we recorded remotely! To celebrate, we...
Published 07/10/20
Hey Ridiots! Papa Log in the fireplace because Adal is Old Man Puzzles and we have some Hink Pinks, an Animal Parade and a few other surprise segments! I know you're asking yourself what's in it for me if I listen?? Well, we've got Tango lessons, breakfasts that bully you, A WimbleTon match and our own spin on having a wild night in Vegas! Sing it with us...'He was a GREAT BIG MOOSE!' #WiddleWednesday We ask that you consider donating to the to the Amy Janvier Charity:...
Published 07/08/20
Good morning, Riddlers! This week Erin is Old Man Puzzles so we’re getting some excellent listener submitted riddles! We ask some important questions like: Are we ruining Hollywood? Who was famous in the 1940s? Are we hurting our future children? There is also a discussion about an Entourage remake and a new (and improved) Mt. Rushmore! We love #WiddleWednesday! Starring: Adal Rifai John Patrick Coan Erin Keif Editing by:  Casey Toney Theme by:  Arne Parrott Logo by:  Emily...
Published 07/01/20
We are fresh off our 100th episode bringing you that Riddle content you know and love! If you thought we were going to do some kind of reset to re-introduce the show and bring in more listeners, boy-oh-boy you've got another thing coming! Mixed into today's hilarity we explore a dirty movie set, an even dirtier profession, a brand new super villian, a cold treat to beat the heat, some family dynamics, a family shower, and a woman with the most interesting life ever! Happy...
Published 06/24/20
Well well well! Looks like these 3 idiots made it to 100 episodes!! We're in the mood to celebrate so we have all kinds of treats lined up, including a special family reunion and even some previous guests chiming in to wish us happy 100! Use the hashtag #100RiddleMemories on social media to let us know your favorite moments of the past 100 episodes or just to say hi! Thank you all for your support and for spreading the word! We look forward to 100 more! #WiddleWednesday Starring: Adal...
Published 06/17/20
99 episodes? That means we are one step closer to our dream of 80,000 episodes. This week, Adal, Erin, and JPC talk about being in each other’s dreams in a totally not weird way. There is also a judge on a date, a tour of a chocolate factory, and the best/worse Thanksgiving Day parade commentators of all time! Will we make it to 100 episodes? Will we say I love you back? Listen to find out!
Published 06/10/20
What do you do with a bug in your ear? What makes a Guy Ritchie character? How does a Florida convenient store employee eat chocolate? All this PLUS the return of Animal Parade and the introduction of a new segment! And most importantly, we recall the 4 members of 98 Degrees and give insight into their formation! Starring: Adal Rifai John Patrick Coan Erin Keif Editing by:  Casey Toney Theme by:  Arne Parrott Logo by:  Emily Kardamis & Emmaline Morris Want more? Get Weekly...
Published 06/03/20
We. are. so. chill. This episode is all about us being very chill, incredibly cool, and having massive levels of relaxation. Plus we've got a professional photo shoot, revisiting a famous animated classic, a math class, Saturday morning cartoons, an a couple of very interesting jobs! Plug this one in, go to bed, and let the riddles wash over you. This episode gets our highest rank yet: 14 JPCs! #WiddleWednesday Starring: Adal Rifai John Patrick Coan Erin Keif Editing by:  Casey...
Published 05/27/20
Erin is old man puzzles so you know what that means-we discuss Star Wars and do listener submitted riddles. In this episode we get some great stories of JPC’s dating app shenanigans. We also learn the dangers of cocaine, meet a football playing horse, and Mickey and Minnie hit a rough patch. Why do Parrots scream? Find out in today’s episode! Starring: Adal Rifai John Patrick Coan Erin Keif Editing by:  Casey Toney Theme by:  Arne Parrott Logo by:  Emily Kardamis & Emmaline...
Published 05/20/20
We record our very first episode from home and boy oh boy it's been too long since we've done this so we're a little slaphappy! We dish hot cookies, puppy remakes, a new JFK theory, create some new fruits and veg and go back in time to kill someone! Who? You'll just have to listen to find out! #WiddleWednesday Starring: Adal Rifai John Patrick Coan Erin Keif Editing by:  Casey Toney Theme by:  Arne Parrott Logo by:  Emily Kardamis & Emmaline Morris Want more? Get Weekly Bonus...
Published 05/13/20
It's our last episode that we recorded before quarantine! We cover the birds and the bees, the family dynamics of a new baby, the MPG of a brand new horse, renewing our vows, a revisit to a commercial classic, the set of the first talking picture, and a clever ploy for an enterprising young trickster! There's so much packed into this episode that you'll be saying, "I listened to this?" and you will have done that! Happy #WiddleWednesday Starring: Adal Rifai John Patrick Coan Erin...
Published 05/06/20
Hello new episode! This week we make it clear this was recorded before quarantine because we talk about pub trivia, haircuts, and shows we’ve done recently. We hear how the Star Spangled Banner was written, a new Johnny Cash song, and some hackers get some help from a familiar paper clip. We also play the rolls we were born to play-Rock, Paper, and Scissors. Happy #widdlewednesday! Starring: Adal Rifai John Patrick Coan Erin Keif Editing by:  Casey Toney Theme by:  Arne Parrott Logo...
Published 04/29/20
Published 04/29/20
Oh hey! This is one of our favorite episodes! We're joined by the ineffable Demi Adejuyigbe! We get suspicious of a neighbor digging holes, learn how long it takes to become a pilot, dispose of imaginary friends and get a tiny taste of cat stand-up! All this plus the return of one of our two segments! Which one will it be?! Make yourself a meal and then give the chef a kiss, it's Hey Riddle Riddle! #WiddleWednesday #UnicornBoner #DemiCharmedLife
Published 04/22/20
This episode was recorded on March 1st fresh after our NYC shows and before the lockdown! We try our best to come up with log-lines for the show and prove that we do not know how to talk about what we do. We explore awful hotel experiences, grown men fighting in public and some fresh medieval themed riddles! We see a battle of wits between two court twits, the set of a beloved national radio show, a slam fest with a flowery spin, and a cruise to remember. One of us really did not like these...
Published 04/15/20
Everyone loves a crime show where people wear big suits and solve big crimes. Detective Midge Crunch and Detective Benny Solvums are given the opertunity to get back into the field by solving some quick mysteries. Chief Veronica La Tooth is relentless but is kind enough to give them some hints. This is broken up with some commercials that are all from the 1990s. Do you like 90s Nostalgia? Well get into my office! Starring: Adal Rifai John Patrick Coan Erin Keif Editing by:  Casey...
Published 04/08/20
The creator and co-host of the show, Adal Rifai, has died today. We honor his final wishes by playing a new version of his gameshow he created just for this podcast; hosted by his best friend and creation Puzzbot. We may also try creating some retrofitted riddles if we're feeling up to it...meaning we create riddles based purely on only having an answer. In lieu of sending flowers please consider watching Shrek or listening to Boris Pickett's "hit" "song" Monster Rap. Adal is survived by his...
Published 04/01/20
We are back to one of the most hated riddle books that we've ever used and we couldn't be happier about it! So prepared to get very angry and also learn about dog blood transfusions, high school hierarchy, offers you can't refuse, and we have a brand new Erin theme song challenge that's sure to be a fan-favorite segment. You're listening to Chicago's #1 Riddle Podcast on the Headgum network and it's #WiddleWednesday Starring: Adal Rifai John Patrick Coan Erin Keif Editing by:  Casey...
Published 03/25/20
In this weeks episode, Erin reads annoying riddles that we are all going to PRETEND WE LOVE! The crew gives their thoughts on “The Circle” and “Love is Blind” and talk about their dream reality shows. Adal and JPC are BOTH called up to Riddle Court! Two pilgrims try to get into heaven, Batman meets a new villain, and JPC makes up a new alphabet! We love #WiddleWednesdays! Starring: Adal Rifai John Patrick Coan Erin Keif Editing by:  Casey Toney Theme by:  Arne Parrott Additional...
Published 03/18/20
We hope everyone is staying safe and practicing social distancing during this global pandemic. For all of you who are stuck at home and don't have our Patreon, here is one of our favorite episodes. We hope that the show can help you take your mind off the bleak state of the world right now! Remember to wash your hands before and after listening! Also, if you want to help support the show and listen to 50+ more of these eps, you can subscribe at https://www.patreon.com/heyriddleriddle ...
Published 03/15/20
In this special FunShot episode JPC and Erin get sucked into a video game where Erin finally gets a chance to change her own past and convince her sister Molly to let her play Banjo and Kazooie! All your favorite video game characters make an appearance....sort of! Will young Erin win the day? Will teen JPC make it out alive? Will Adal find a way to not get sued by Nintendo?! Find out NOW on Hey Nintendo Cafe! #WiddleWednesday #NintendoCafe #NineTenDo65 Starring: Adal Rifai John Patrick...
Published 03/11/20
Happy Wednesday! Erin poses a modern etiquette question and we prove that ANYONE can write a Cake song. We dedicate the rest of the episode to Only Connect style riddles submitted by YOU! We also get to see if Peter Pan and Wolverine were combined and go on a date at a funeral home. If you want to send us some Only Connect style puzzles, email us at hrrpodcast@gmail.com Starring: Adal Rifai John Patrick Coan Erin Keif Editing by:  Casey Toney Theme by:  Arne Parrott Logo by:  Emily...
Published 03/04/20
This week's episode comes courtesy of Damian and their submitted Shakespearean movie quotes! And, oh, the places we go. We go to war, explore the great depths of space, audition for the best movie ever created, help a pugilist with their reputation, PLUS we meet a couple of sentient scoreboards that are sure to become fan favorites. All that and another trip to the Sandbox! Want to get YOUR riddle read on the show? Submit it to hrrpodcast@gmail.com! Happy #WiddleWednesday Starring: Adal...
Published 02/26/20
We finally answer the age old question, would you kiss your clone? Also we hear a new commercial for car keys, meet the most unexpected emotional support animal and we introduce TWO NEW SEGMENTS! Pull over to the side of the road and get ready to show your license and riddle-stration! It's Hey Riddle Riddle! #WiddleWednesday Starring: Adal Rifai John Patrick Coan Erin Keif Editing by:  Casey Toney Theme by:  Arne Parrott Logo by:  Emily Kardamis & Emmaline Morris Want...
Published 02/19/20
In honor of almost-Valentine's Day, our lovely listeners have submitted a brand new batch of our most romantic riddles: Anagrams! This episode has some of the hardest riddles that our 3 soft-headed hosts have ever attempted. Come for the anagrams, but stay for a meeting of some cereal minds, some classic musicals improvised with a brand new twist, and a return trip to Erin's Animal Corner. Oh, and we break a code without breaking a sweat that would make Alan Turing break out in hives. It's...
Published 02/12/20