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Comic's Book Club

Jul 23, 2020

Comedian Mo Vida comes on to discuss Ali Wong's memoir in letters, Dear Girls. Doing stand up as a daughter of immigrant parents, show outfits,the beauty of stand up is that there's always work to do, bringing weird food to school.



Jul 16, 2020

A Jewish woman, a Black woman, a Vietnamese woman and a Mexican woman walk onto a podcast, to talk about Robin DiAngelo's book White Fragility on why white people have such a hard time talking about race ESPECIALLY when it comes to receiving feedback when they say or do something racially insensitive or hurtful. The...

Jul 1, 2020

Join Molly Sanchez & Rebecca revisit a book that scared Molly so much as a child she thought about it once a month for the rest of her life, Sweet Valley High Book 13. Intrigue, rich people, kidnapping, classism, sexual innuendos between siblings, leukemia, this book has it all! Also, death books for kids, you either...

Jun 25, 2020

Fellow Connecticutian Laura Manasewich joins Rebecca to discuss Retta's debut memoir, So Close To Being The Shit Y'all Don't Even Know. Wanting to be good at Twitter, talking yourself out of trying, Yale's Science of Wellbeing course, your life isn't over if you stop being in entertainment, not giving a shit in a...

Jun 18, 2020

Mike Drucker, head writer for Full Frontal W/ Samantha Bee, joins Rebecca to discuss the first pop culture phenomenon, Young Werther, a romantic tragedy written in 18th century Europe. Killing yourself because of romance being seen as very romantic, being a huge try hard, trying to "act deep" your way into a...