Trump gave two speeches during July 4 weekend, and Bryan Curtis and David Shoemaker discuss Trump’s reelection campaign and how Fox News is involved (2:10). Next, Curtis and Shoemaker take a look at what sports beat writing looks like in the age of COVID-19 (20:00). Ben Widdicombe, author and former writer for the New York Post’s Page Six and TMZ, joins to discuss his career as a gossip columnist (32:50). Plus: the Overworked Twitter Joke of the Week, and David Guesses the Strained-Pun Headline.
Trump’s Fox News Campaign, Beat Writing in the Bubble, and Ben Widdicombe on Gossip
Plus, Trump’s July 4 weekend speeches and the Overworked Twitter Joke of the week
Phil Lord and Christopher Miller’s return to television adds to an upswing of series centered on the humorous side of crime
Other Prestige TV Hall of Fame episodes from ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm,’ ‘The Sopranos,’ and ‘Succession’ can be found in the ‘Prestige TV Podcast’ feed
Is San Francisco winning because of Jimmy G or in spite of him? Sunday’s NFC championship game could be a referendum on one of the splashiest moves of the offseason—and what the Niners did next.
Plus, some thoughts on ‘Selling Sunset’ and ‘Vanderpump Rules’