Bryan Curtis and David Shoemaker discuss The New Yorker’s decision to invite — and then disinvite — former Trump aide Steve Bannon to its annual festival, and what that says about covering the right and the problem with “ideas” festivals.
Steve Bannon, David Remnick, and the New Yorker Festival
Breaking down the recent controversy surrounding the magazine’s festival invitations
What’s Hopper doing in Russia? Will Eleven get her powers back? And what’s the deal with that clock? All that and more ahead of the seven-episode release on Friday.
The Heat Fall Apart With Joe House, Plus Michael Che on Swollen ‘SNL’ Casts and Stand-Up Comedy in 2022
Che also shares Lorne Michaels stories, details on his new sketch show, and talks social media influence’s on comedy
Plus, the latest offseason news, talking Tight End University, and reacting to the Roger Goodell’s Pro Bowl comments
Season 4 winner Frank discusses his strategy and how it felt to win with friends all around him