With Throwback Thursday upon us, it's time to dig in the old interview archives again. This time around, instead of a band interview, here's a 2011 interview I did with comedian Gabriel Iglesias.

Gabriel was in Abilene in 2011 to do a show at the Abilene Civic Center. Ahead of the show, he called in to the Rock 108 studios, and we talked about his stand-up routines, where his 'Fluffy' nickname came from, and being a guest on the show Family Guy.

On where he got his nickname, Gabriel explains:

"It was a nickname my mom gave me. She used to watch that 'Garfield' cartoon and that's where she got the whole 'I'm not fat, I'm fluffy' thing"

On his weight:

"I could write a book about gaining weight right now called


Check out the rest of the interview which originally aired on October 21st, 2011.

Gabriel Iglesias Interview on Rock 108 - Throwback Thursday

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