Journalist Elizabeth Spiers, whose latest piece in G.Q. is “The Provocations of Elon Musk;” Professor Stephan Lewandowsky, one of the world’s leading experts on debunking conspiracy theories, author of “Conspiracy Theory Handbook” and “How to Spot COVID-19 Conspiracy Theories;” Comedy Writer Alan Zweibel, 5 time Emmy Award winner – original SNL writer- It’s Garry Shandling’s Show, Curb Your Enthusiasm, latest book is “Laugh Lines- My Life Helping Funny People be Funnier;” Joseph D. Williams, Senior Editor for US News And World Report, whose latest is “For Many Americans, Poor Water Access Heightens the COVID Threat;” Journalist Brittany Gibson, whose latest for The American Prospect is, “The Many Varieties of Voter Suppression;”Suzanne Paola Antonetta, editor of The Bellingham Review whose latest piece for The Independent is, “Coronavirus Is Disrupting Medication Supply Lines — And I’m Terrified;” Screenwriter Dave Sirus; Animal Behaviorist Dr. Jennifer Verdolin; Comedian Laura House; The Rev. Barry W. Lynnfrom Americans United for Separation of Church and State; Philosophy Professor Ben Burgis author of “Myth & Mayhem: A Leftist Critique of Jordan Peterson.”
Marxist Psychoanalyst Dr. Harriet Fraad; Real Scientists have Real Answers– our Covid-19 Town Hall With The Irritable Immunologist & Immunobiologist Henry Hakamaki; Professor of Comics And Cartoon Studies Ben Saunders on how Little Richard’s song “Tutti Fruitti” was actually a paean to anal sex; Jazz Historian & Professor Mike Steinel; Jackie “The Joke Man” Martling; Yuk Yuk’s Mark Breslin; Comic Actor Ethan Herschenfeld ; Down With Tyranny’s Howie Klein; Montana’s Tom Winter for Congress; Washington State’s Chris Armitage For Congress; Professor Harvey J. Kaye; David takes your calls.
Zachary D. Carter, author of “The Price of Peace: Money, Democracy and the Life of John Maynard Keynes;” Adam Ferrara, actor and comedian known for playing the role of Chief “Needles” Nelson on the FX series Rescue Me. He was co-host on the U.S. version of Top Gear and played NYPD Sgt. Frank Verelli opposite Edie Falco on the Showtime series Nurse Jackie; Professor Ben Burgisis a columnist for Jacobin, his latest book is “Myth & Mayhem: A Leftist Critique of Jordan Peterson;” Colleen Werthmann has written for the Daily Show, Nightly Show, Steve Martin, Oscars, Comedy Central Roasts, Mark Twain Prize, and Michael Moore; Frank Conniff has written five books and is best known for his work on Mystery Science Theater; Comedian Joe DeVito has appeared on all the late night talk shows; Screenwriter Dave Sirus’s new film directed by Judd Apatow starring Pete Davidson premieres next month; Comic Laura House is head writer of the BBC series “The Secret Life of Boys;” Dr. Jennifer Verdolin is an animal behaviorist; The Rev. Barry W. Lynn; PETA Podcast’s Emil Guillermo.
Washington Post’s Helaine Olen, Congressman Alan Grayson, Dr. Harriet Fraad, The Irritable Immunologist, Down With Tyranny’s Howie Klein, Progressive Democrat running for Congress in Indiana’s first district Jim Harper, Professor Harvey J. Kaye, Comic Aaron Berg, Yuk Yuk’s Mark Breslin, Zack Ford, Jackie “The Joke Man” Martling, Henry Hakamäki, Emilio Fox, David takes your calls.
During lockdown, our entire world has rediscovered the joys of breadmaking. But what is the supernatural phenomenon, indeed the Christian miracle, behind your sourdough starter? Why is baking bread a life lesson in death and resurrection? And how does it celebrate bacteria, pathogens, and all those other disgusting microbes floating around us? Professor Eric Pallant, one of the world’s leading experts on the history and science of bread, joins us. Eric Pallant is Chairman of the Department of Environmental Science and Sustainability at Allegheny College. He is the author of the forthcoming book (2021), “The Culture of Sourdough: The History and Science of Sourdough.”
Lizz Winstead, creator of The Daily Show and Air America Radio; Judah Friedlander from 30 Rock and countless comedy specials; Rolling Stone Magazine’s David Wild remembers Little Richard; Dr. Harriet Fraad host of “Capitalism Hits Home;” Down With Tyranny’s Howie Klein; Founder of Yuk Yuk’s Mark Breslin; Congressional Candidate Mayor Mark Gamba; Jackie “The Joke Man” Martling; David takes your calls.