Dave TALKS. Image shows from L to R: Nick Helm, Summer Girlfriend (Katy Wix), Rex Monolith (Adam Riches), 'John Kearns' (John Kearns).

Dave TALKS

YouTube stand-up. 8 episodes (1 series) in 2016. Stars Nick Helm, James Acaster, Phil Wang, Elis James, Katy Wix, John Kearns, Emma Sidi and Adam Riches.

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Series 1, Episode 3 - Things To Fill The Time

Nick Helm suggests not using your phone and instead doing one thing a day that scares you.

Further details

In this day and age, we are more connected than ever before as a human race. We are at the point where anyone can get in contact with anyone else, anywhere any time. And we are obsessed with our mobile phones. However, just because we have all this technology, we are, in fact, less connected than we've ever been.

Nick Helm argues that having this technology at our fingertips can actually have the reverse affect and leave a person feeling more isolated and lonely. Especially when your girlfriend won't reply to your texts.

Relating to his own personal experiences, Nick Helm suggests not using your phone and instead doing one thing a day that scares you, saying yes to things and writing down texts on paper instead of texting them.

Publication details

Date
Wednesday 1st June 2016
Length
9 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Nick Helm Host / Presenter
Guest cast
David Trent Musician
Writing team
Nick Helm Writer
Production team
Richard Bentley Director
Tanya Qureshi Executive Producer
Dave Barnsby Executive Producer
Lucy Arditi Executive Producer
Ben Jones Executive Producer
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