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  • uh, Seinfeld, which you co created with with that other guy.

  • Uh, of course.

  • They're all these episodes of Seinfeld that have now become famous.

  • And part of the TV lore, one of the most famous was the contest where all the main characters had to refrain from pleasuring themselves for quite a while.

  • And that was actually from that.

  • That idea came from you.

  • Is that right?

  • Yeah.

  • That was based on something that actually happened to May.

  • Okay, You actually had a contest like this in your life.

  • Yeah, I was in a contest.

  • Okay, um, what was the reason for having a contest like that?

  • I just got a little tired of.

  • Yeah, it seemed like it was It seemed like it was in the air.

  • There was too much of it going on.

  • I want it out.

  • You know, he wanted I wanted out.

  • I don't wanna have anything to do with dragging me back in.

  • Yeah, I needed, uh, I needed some motivation, you know, to get out of that, you know, you need to be motivated to do that.

  • So I decided I was talking to a friend of mine one day, and, uh we decided on this contest, right?

  • Yeah.

  • And did you did you?

  • Because in the show, you you pretty much are the George Costanza character.

  • Are you the one that won the contest, Justus George did on this show?

  • Yeah, I won the contest.

  • Uh, but I was weakening in the last couple of days.

  • Okay.

  • Very nice.

  • Very nice that you could share that with America.

  • I'll share everything with America.

  • Now you don't You're not.

  • You haven't.

  • You don't appear on talk shows.

  • You're You're very happy.

  • Thio.

  • You haven't done this before.

  • You're not?

  • You're not comfortable with the whole promotional aspect of that's got to be honest in my living room.

  • So But that has nothing to do with anything, right?

  • No, because it seems it seems kind of silly.

  • Why?

  • I'm gonna come out here and start talking about this special and people gonna go rushing for their pencils, you know, Right?

  • I mean, the whole idea is preposterous.

  • What?

  • What?

  • What's what's the point?

  • You don't think you're helping by appearing on this show?

  • You don't think you're helping your special people will come out here and and deliberately not watch after e I don't see the whole point of it.

  • It seems like it's like it's a bizarro kind of plot, Right?

  • Right.

  • What about the whole celebrity interview thing?

  • What do you think of that?

  • I mean, the whole concept that these shows are just celebrity interviews.

  • What do you think of that?

  • I don't even know what you're referring.

  • Thio.

  • You think it's weird?

  • It's a contrived conversations.

  • Totally.

  • Yes.

  • You.

  • I do think that you wouldn't talk to me if you son of a drive conversation.

  • It's a contrived conversation.

  • Totally there, Ugo.

  • No, I know I haven't opinion on that, but I just don't know what it is.

  • Uh, you, uh, you were stand up on your returning to stand up, and it was hard going when you were stand up.

  • I've heard how hard going and would have.

  • The audience would actually be visibly angry with you.

  • A lot of times they would be very upset with my with me or my material or some combination.

  • Right on.

  • Uh, I would be heckled unmercifully, you know, And I didn't I didn't know how to read.

  • I didn't react to it like a comedian like to have something like funny to say something witty.

  • I just kind of, you know, I was like, McEnroe up there.

  • I would be very temperamental.

  • I go.

  • Why?

  • Why you saying that stuff, Thio?

  • I'm searching the first and you can't talk to me like that.

  • I would like, freak out.

  • I couldn't.

  • Ideal.

  • It's not become back.

  • That's the worst response you can have the worst.

  • Yeah, on.

  • You know, I happen to have a terrible temper that's accompanied by no guts, which is also a very bad combination.

  • Really?

  • Okay.

  • I gotta catch your act.

  • This sounds don't catch it.

  • Okay?

  • So don't watch the special Larry David curb your enthusiasm doing on October 17th at, You know, if it was on in the daytime, I would say definitely.

  • Don't watch it.

  • That would be idiotic.

  • You're not gonna stay home.

  • I'm gonna stay home.

  • You know, if you have nothing else to do, that's stupid.

  • But maybe if you're passing by it, i e the best plug we've had in six years on the air.

  • Yeah, well, Larry, thank you very much for stopping.

  • Thank you so much.

  • Like Larry.

  • David.

  • Eve is coming up.

  • We'll be right back.

uh, Seinfeld, which you co created with with that other guy.

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