Episode 94: Discussing the hallmarks and stereotypes of Jewish communication with linguist John McWhorter, host of the Lexicon Valley podcast
Hannah gets some unexpected news, Woody Allen and Saul Bellow get name dropped, and Ray confronts his own mortality
Id meet ego. Ego, id. The celebrated, controversial, highly self-aware filmmaker’s new ‘Café Society’ is about himself—but who is that?
Miley Cyrus and Woody Allen are going to make art together—for America
Jesse Eisenberg talks about Woody Allen, Obama’s tailor, Jewish humor, and his new collection of funny short stories
The controversial director will create a half-hour show viewable online
Daphne Merkin talks about orphaned dolls, Swedish mattresses, and her ragbag of luminous essays
Portnoy’s Complaint and American Pastoral raise more than $130,000