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Is America A Police State?

Is America A Police State?

Dr. Robert Brame On America’s Increasing Taste For Locking Americans Up 50% percent of black males and 40% of white males will be arrested by the time they’re 23, according to Dr. Brame’s new study. Is America a police state? An arrest record, with no conviction, can make it impossible to find a job in […]

40 Percent Of White Males Arrested By Age 23

40 Percent Of White Males Arrested By Age 23

Here in the United States one out of three black men will go to prison in their lifetime, a statistic Americans have grown comfortable with as our prison population, the largest in the world, swells to nearly two million. Now comes news that 40 percent of white males in America are arrested by the time […]

“David Sedaris’s Favorite Story Teller”

“David Sedaris’s Favorite Story Teller”

David Sedaris’s favorite story teller Dylan Brody talks about performing in front of 3,000 people with David Sedaris. Then he recites the seven minute story he told that night. Our lady female woman doctor returns to tell the boys that their Attention Deficit Disorder is a figment of the pharmaceutical industry’s craven imagination. Also the […]

“Welcome Black Professor Armour!”

“Welcome Black Professor Armour!”

One of this show’s most requested guests ever has come black! Law Professor Jodi Armour returns to offer up some surprising thoughts on Mandela, The Paradox of Black Patriotism, Chris Rock and Welfare Queens.  Jody Armour is Roy P. Crocker Professor of Law at the University of Southern California, where he specializes in race issues […]

History of Breasts

History of Breasts

Author of “Breasts: A Natural And Unnatural History” Florence Williamson stops by to talk implants, male breast feeding and what’s in your milk. Did you know that breast milk contains substances similar to cannabis? Or that it’s sold on the Internet for 262 times the price of oil? Feted and fetishized, the breast is an […]

Steve Jobs Versus Google

Steve Jobs Versus Google

Who’s winning? Google or Apple? The answer might surprise you. The digital earthquake began six years ago with the launch of Apple’s iPhone. Author of “Dogfight” Fred Vogelstein talks about his new book chronicling the intense and personal battles between Steve Jobs and the kids from Google over who would control our mobile devices. Fred […]

It’s A Long One

It’s A Long One

A whole lotta show. More than three hours of pure delight with Emmy Award Winning Comedy Writer Chris Kelly. Chris Kelly’s new book is Downton Tabby. It’s sort of like Downton Abbey with cats. The more you think about it, the more you realize that it’s the perfect Christmas gift. Chris is one of the […]

“What To Read”

“What To Read”

David talks with four of his favorite authors. Plus Paul Dooley, Rick Overton, Will Ryan, Jeremy S. Kramer, Lauren Pritchard, and Janie Haddad Tompkins. Portions written by David Weiss, Ned Rice, and David Feldman. Please give our show a good review on iTunes. http://traffic.libsyn.com/davidfeldmanshow/12_6_13_Podcast.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

Cyber Thugs With Nate Anderson

Cyber Thugs With Nate Anderson

If you use the internet, (odds are that you do, since you’re listening to a podcast), you should find this interview with Ars Technica editor, Nate Anderson to be quite interesting. We cover sextortion, internet security, Anonymous, the Singularity and more. You can read more about it in his new book, “The Internet Police: How […]

David Defends Obamacare

David Defends Obamacare

Author of “Dogfight: How Apple and Google Went to War and Started a Revolution,” Fred Fogelstein disagrees when David insists the Obamacare website would have failed even worse had it been run by the private sector. Down With Tyranny’s Howie Klein on whether the Republicans will lose the house in 2014. Film Critic Michael Snyder […]

Do Dogs Really Love Us?

Do Dogs Really Love Us?

Why does a dog love us more than it loves another dog? Are dogs really racist? What’s up with dogs and urine? Our guest is Dr. Gregory Berns, professor of neuroeconomics at Emory University and the author of “How Dogs Love Us: A Neuroscientist and His Adopted Dog Decode the Canine Brain.” And then Film […]

Alison Wolf

Alison Wolf

Alison Wolf is author of the new book, “The XX Factor: How Working Women Are Creating A New Society.” The New York Times writes, “In short, with ‘The XX Factor’ Wolf accomplishes a rare feat: She combines real breadth with real depth. No matter how much you think you know about this hotly debated subject, and […]