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Comic's Book Club

Mar 31, 2020

Author and comedian Sara Benincasa comes on via Skype to discuss her first book, Agorafabulous: Dispatches From My Bedroom. Only you can tell your stories, recovery, foster cats, when writing makes you feel the entire range of emotions, long-form storytelling, torture and torment equating holiness, wanting to be a...


Feb 3, 2020

Comedian and Historical Roast writer Alex Duong comes on to discuss Steve Martin's memoir Born Standing Up. People with supportive parents aren't good at comedy, clapter, selflessness comes with a cost, writing, issues w/ your same sex parent creates a comic, starting a family before you know who you...


Jan 16, 2020

Billy Anderson of the wildly successful Gateway Show comes on to talk about Tucker Fucking Max! Everyone in the early 2000's was an edgelord, hacky bad behavior, books that don't hold up, self congratulatory memoirs, how do you remember being such an asshole BUT you were in a blackout, turning being horrible into...


Aug 28, 2019

Corie Johnson comes on to discuss Roxane Gay's memoir Hunger. Also, gastric bypass surgery, ignoring your body, dissociation, borderline personality disorder, gastric bypass, weight loss boarding school, the valley is far from everything, getting off hard drugs is a bitch. Childhood trauma, disordered eating, astrology,...


Aug 1, 2019

Heather Marulli comes on to discuss Anthony Bourdain's Kitchen Confidential and all things Bourdain. Also, TM, similarities btw comedians & chefs, amusement parks, shark attacks, mercury retrograde. Heather brings her own podcasting crystal.

 

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