Bryan Curtis and David Shoemaker discuss the new book by Mary Trump, niece of Donald Trump, in which she writes about how her family “created the most dangerous man” (2:05). They then touch on the letter in Harper’s that was signed by everyone from J.K. Rowling to Matthew Yglesias and discuss what brought these people together and what the point was (20:35). Then, they respond to some listener mail and address the urgent question, “Did The New York Times reuse the heavy-weight champion of celebrity-profile headlines?” (34:15) Plus: the Overworked Twitter Joke of the Week and David Guesses the Strained-Pun Headline.
Mary Trump’s Book, That Harper’s Letter, and Listener Mail
Bryan and David discuss the new book written by Donald Trump’s niece, the letter in Harper’s, and more
Live from Spotify Greenroom, Ariel, Chuck and Petesy get you set for Saturday’s UFC 266 as the fighters step to the scales
Russilo shares his thoughts on college football blue-blood programs that have struggled in recent years before he’s joined by Sheil Kapadia to talk NFL Week 3 and by Tyson Fury for a roller coaster interview
Welcome to the tent, bakers! Every Friday, Amelia and Kate are recapping the latest episode of ‘The Great British Bake Off.’ First up: "Cake Week," and why we love this show so much.
September Streaming Recommendations, Adele’s New Boyfriend, and Yet Another Britney Spears Documentary
‘Tea Time’ recommends ‘The Great British Bake Off’ and ‘FBoy Island’ before discussing Adele and Rich Paul, ‘Chicago,’ whether we really need another Britney Spears doc, and more
Verno and KOC run through their final mailbag of the offseason, which includes questions on the surprising news out of Minny and the ongoing situation in Philadelphia