Cups and bags at Chipotle (previously
) will now feature stories and essays by famous authors, including Toni Morrison
, George Saunders
, Steven Pinker
, Sarah Silverman
, and Jonathan Safran Foer
, who came up with the idea for the series
and will be curating it as well.
talk to Sarah Silverman about her HBO special 'We Are Miracles'
, and why women run comedy
. Though according to Variety she shouldn't be so dirty
... or maybe Variety should shut up
The longform.com guide to standup
. Not a ranking, but rather a collection of links to long form articles about some legendary stand-up comedians. [more inside]
is an arts and culture podcast [iTunes link]
from The Believer Magazine
and the Californian public radio station KCRW
. Each episode is generally a mix of interviews, essays and music. Among the contributors so far have been Nick Offerman, Rachel Kushner, Jonathan Coulton and Matmos. Each podcast begins with a short dramatic monologue, for example episode three
starts with Sarah Silverman talking about her pet owl, in a piece written by Alena Smith (Conan O'Brien has another dramatic monologue in the same episode). There have been six episodes so far
and they are all worth a listen.
A brilliant farce (or is it) The Antichrist Conspiracy
Get ready to dig deep into the world wide web of conspiracy. Learn about the Luciferians, the Freemasons, and the Metafilter-moderator-cabal who together with the dark lord of hell and Yonkers is trying to harvest your organs for Satan. [more inside]
The Great Schlep. Sarah Silverman
explains why you should get your fat Jewish ass on a plane to Florida to convince your grandparents to vote for Obama.
Jimmy Kimmel's response
to his girlfriend Sarah Silverman's reverse-ode "I'm Fucking Matt Damon"
premiered on his post-Oscar broadcast.
It's star-studded and just as hilarious. Enjoy, but remember, it's potentially NSFW audio!