May 22, 2012 3
Guest Jaime Fountaine [jaimefountaine.com] asks Leonard, Stephen, Tony and RJ about their experiences with those office ladies. You know the ones. ALSO- “What Did Tony Zaret Have For Lunch?” and a kind-of secondary topic. Plus – plugs!
May 9, 2012 2
Nate Patrin (Pitchfork, City Pages) asks the panel whether or not today’s media-saturated society is more cynical than in the past. Olivia is bored by this and we end the show. BEFORE THAT, HOWEVER- “Say, What’s Good,” with recommendations on sci-fi and sports books, old NYC photos, good violin music and German tv-movies that The…
April 24, 2012 1
Mike Riggs, of Reason Magazine, stops by to ask the panel what they’d rather be doing, career-wise and if they can imagine doing their current jobs for another half-decade or so. ALSO- the stunning return of “What Is Leonard Pierce Looking At On Wikipedia?”
April 18, 2012 1
Guest Ramsey Ess [ramseyess.net, the Wonderful, Thanks. podcast] asks Shek, Leonard, Olivia and RJ what restaurants they’d open, given the chance. In “Say, What’s Good?” you are advised toward restaurants in Louisiana and Philadelphia, graduate school acceptance letters, mac and cheese and mints. ALSO- appropriate ages for rock operas; whiskey. BONUS: The special zombie ammo…
April 3, 2012 3
Matt Vermeulen stops by to ask Shek, Stephen, Tony and RJ if they have any pop cultural litmus tests for the people they know. ALSO- The stunning return of “What Did Tony Zaret Have For Lunch?”, with a slight breach of protocol. AND- a bunch of awesome things to plug in LA and NYC (including…
March 22, 2012 Respond
Guest Matt Koff (MattKoff.com) leads Olivia, Tony and RJ in a discussion of egging people, TP-ing houses, jerks, the use of Twitter and how video games are a massive waste of time. Fun! Also, a visit from Deke Zibinski for “Ask the Bartender”- Green shrimp! Board games in bars!
March 13, 2012 Respond
Brodie Brockie stops by to ask the panel why humans have animals living in their houses. Specifically, cats. ALSO- the startling debut of a new segment, “What Is Leonard Pierce Looking at on Wikipedia?” CAN YOUR HEART STAND IT? If not, it’s your hospital bill, Eddie. Too bad. Hey, and a little post-apocalypse!
March 6, 2012 Respond
Tony tells Shek, Olivia, Andrew and RJ about the ins-and-outs of doing the standup comedian thing. Also- we tell you what the heck to check out in “Say, What’s Good?” SOON TO COME: Various recipes, from Tony.
February 22, 2012 1
Dan McQuade [Sports Illustrated, Philadelphia magazine] asks the panel why certain sports stories break out of that realm and into the mainstream. What results is a discussion of politics, racism, the media and those little astrology books at the supermarket checkout. ALSO- Viewer Mail & the immensely entertaining What Did Tony Zaret Have for Lunch?
February 15, 2012 1
Steve Huey (Yacht Rock, VH1′s upcoming 100 Greatest Women) comes by to ask Leonard, Olivia, Tony and RJ why those online articles about dating never seem to apply to real, actual, people. AND- Tony throws everyone for a loop in another round of “What Did Tony Zaret Have For Lunch?” ALSO- Proper Martinis, a listener’s…