Chris Ryan and Andy Greenwald celebrate the life and impact of the late author Philip Roth (2:00) and discuss Andy’s experience at a Paul Simon concert (9:30). They also discuss the New York Times interview with the cast of Arrested Development and the backlash surrounding Jeffrey Tambor’s behavior on set and how that coincides with a larger trend in Hollywood (15:00). Later, they open up the mailbag and answer listener questions ranging from their most comforting episodes of TV of all time to their thoughts on the forthcoming Watchmen series by Damon Lindelof (28:00).
Celebrating Philip Roth and Taking Mailbag Questions
Plus: the Jeffrey Tambor backlash and the larger pattern in Hollywood
Hicks examines why the race is so tight, Warnock’s presidential prospects and Georgia’s potential primary state
Jack Fritz of SportsRadio 94 WIP and the ‘High Hopes Podcast’ joins Sheil Kapadia to discuss the major move and what implications it may have for the NL next season
The guys also wrap up some of the Prem and URC action and look forward to a big weekend of European rugby
If you want to understand the importance of Roman Reigns, Sami Zayn, and the Bloodline as a faction today, you have to see where all of these individuals were almost a decade ago
Plus, Natalie Nunn of ‘Baddies West’ calls in for a quick chat about exploitation and a discussion of the collection of slave memorabilia