WTF with Keith Richards

How can I put out a podcast this week when Marc Maron released one of the all-time great podcasts? He interviewed Keith Richards of the Rolling Stones, and I'm going to give my review of it: IT WAS TREMENDOUS!

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Category:Comedy -- posted at: 11:50am PDT

This episode is just me talking about Steve Rannazzisi, Nick Lachey and (you guessed it) Hitler. Also, I give my take on Subway.

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Category:Comedy -- posted at: 6:14pm PDT

I am joined by the head writer of THE HARD TIMES, host of EDGELAND, and stand-up comedian, Bill Conway. Not only has THE HARD TIMES been mentioned by the AV Club and Brooklyn Vegan, its articles have been shared and liked by YOU on Facebook and Twitter! In our chat, Bill tells me what is and what isn't punk, and we talk about the time he interviewed Matt Besser, founding member of The Upright Citizens Brigade. You can find THE HARD TIMES at and EDGELAND at

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Category:Comedy -- posted at: 8:00am PDT

This is my interview with the rapper, KizMet! We talk about homophobia in hip-hop, Fat Joe, and stand-up comedy, which is a topic that I am a LEADING EXPERT on. Check out KizMet's music at

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Category:Comedy -- posted at: 8:00am PDT

My guest is Marjorie Sturm, the director of the new, fascinating documentary, The Cult of JT Leroy. The film (which might be one of my all-time favorite documentaries) won the Jury Prize at the San Francisco Independent Film Festival. For more information on the film, check out its website:

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Category:Comedy -- posted at: 6:30am PDT

IT'S THE PODCASTING EVENT OF THE YEAR: I will decide my new Twitter Handle ON. THE. AIR.

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Category:Comedy -- posted at: 3:44pm PDT

The show adds a laugh track and I list the things that suck in the world.

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Category:Comedy -- posted at: 3:30pm PDT

On this episode I'm supposed to interview the comedian Steve Hofstetter! Spencer Higginson of McShirehampton's House drops a line.

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Category:Comedy -- posted at: 4:49pm PDT

This episode features a conversation about podcasts with the host of the podcast North of Failing, Dylan Jenkins! You can find his show at or on iTunes!

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Category:Comedy -- posted at: 4:23pm PDT

The podcast's first purely sound collage episode. Give it a listen!

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Category:Comedy -- posted at: 3:04pm PDT