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Biden’s Veep, Ellen DeGeneres, Ira Berkow on Sportswriting, and More

Breaking down the media’s portrayal of the potential nominees

Presidential Candidate Joe Biden Makes Economic Address In Wilmington, Delaware Photo by Mark Makela/Getty Images


As Joe Biden’s search for a running mate continues, Bryan Curtis and David Shoemaker break down the media’s portrayal of the potential nominees (3:00). They then turn their attention to comedian Ellen DeGeneres, who is facing criticism after two BuzzFeed articles pulled back the curtain on her popular talk show (32:10). Then, former New York Times sportswriter Ira Berkow joins to discuss column writing, Red Smith, Isaiah Thomas, and so much more. Plus: the Overworked Twitter Joke of the Week and David Shoemaker Guesses the Strained-Pun Headline.

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