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Still Buffering: How to Summer Camp

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Still Buffering

From teen summer camp romances to the music classes taught by famous superstar brothers, most people have wondered where the summer camps in movies and tv shows actually exist, and so have the Smirl sisters! To celebrate summer and one of its staples in American media and culture, the sisters have covered it all, even Teylor's adventures at Camp Lincoln and "marine biology camp."

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Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

CIPYD 98: Amanda Brooke Perrin and Samoyeds

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Amanda Brooke Perrin

Well hello there!

This week we've got some very adorable Dog News about a dog that wasn't quite tough enough to enforce the law. The very talented writer and comedian Amanda Brooke Perrin joins us to tell us about her own Dogsaster. Plus, Renee tells us all about Samoyeds!

Hug a hound and tune in!

Bullseye With Jesse Thorn: Katie Couric, Audie Cornish, and Marc Maron

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Bullseye
Guests: 
Katie Couric
Guests: 
Marc Maron
Guests: 
Audie Cornish

New to Bullseye? Subscribe to our podcast in iTunes or with your favorite podcatcher to make sure you automatically get the newest episode every week.

This week, we are bringing you interviews from Maximum Fun and the Columbia Journalism Review's new podcast, The Turnaround! Jesse Thorn sits down with some of our greatest living interviewers to bring you raw conversations about journalism, broadcasting, and what it's like to do what they do. You can subscribe now in Apple Podcasts, and catch the first episode on June 22nd!


Photo: Stephen Voss/NPR

Audie Cornish on authenticity in interviewing

Audie Cornish co-hosts NPR's All Things Considered. On NPR, she's often doing live interviews on breaking stories, interviewing reporters and newsbreakers who are on the scene after huge, sometimes really scary events took place. In a world where news moves so quickly, it's gotten easier and easier for hosts like Audie to slip up, maybe get a fact wrong. Honestly, the whole thing kind of terrifies me. But when Audie's covering a breaking story, she's careful, she's unflappable, and prepared.

This week, Jesse sits down with Audie to talk about how she got into broadcasting and the difference between working in broadcasting and print journalism. She tells us what it's like to work at such an established news institution like NPR, and why the word "dispassionate" does not describe her and her fellow broadcasters.

You can listen to Audie Cornish every weekday on NPR's All Things Considered on your local NPR affiliate station.

Click here to listen to Jesse's interview with Audie Cornish!

Marc Maron on how his garage creates intimacy


Photo: Jesse Thorn

Marc Maron is a standup, an actor, and hosts of one of the biggest podcasts ever: WTF with Marc Maron. Recorded out of his garage in Highland Park, Los Angeles, Maron does long, kind of free form conversations with comedians, musicians, actors. He even got Barack Obama to come by. When you listen to WTF, though, you aren't just listening for the guest. Maron has a big personality, and it shows in his interviews - he's not rattling off a list of questions but instead having a really intimate and revealing conversation with his guests. It doesn't always go great, but it always reveals a lot about the guest, even if they aren't into it.

Marc and Jesse talk about what it's like recording his very popular show in his garage, his tactics for getting people to open up to him, and the differences between his stand up and podcast personas.

Marcs podcast WTF with Marc Maron comes out twice a week! He also has a book called Waiting for the Punch coming out this fall.

Click here to listen to Jesse's interview with Marc Maron!

Katie Couric on hosting a morning news show and asking the difficult questions

Katie Couric has worked in TV news for almost 40 years. She's hosted the Today Show, CBS Evening News, and is currently the Yahoo! Global News anchor. Name a super famous person, and she's probably talked with them; from presidents to prime ministers to first ladies and movie stars. Katie is also interested in talking to regular citizens, working on projects like Gender Revolution and Under The Gun. When she's not anchoring or filming documentaries, she's recording and hosting her own podcast.

Katie talks about what it's like to host a morning news show and about the questions that she's embarrassed to ask. Plus, she gives us tips on what to do if you want to get out of a conversation at a party.

Click here to listen to Jesse's interview with Katie Couric!

DEAD PILOTS SOCIETY LIVE

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Date: 
06/23/2017 - 20:30 - 22:00
City: 
Los Angeles
Venue Name: 
Largo at the Coronet

June 23rd features MUSICAL pilots written by Harry Elfont & Deborah Kaplan (Can't Hardly Wait) and Emily Kapnek (creator, Suburgatory). Check http://deadpilotssociety.com/ and follow @DeadPilotsPod on Twitter and Instagram for cast updates!

Josh Peck (Drake & Josh); Busy Philipps (Freaks & Geeks); Allison Tolman (Downward Dog, Fargo); John Ross Bowie (Speechless); Jim O'Heir (Parks & Recreation); Retta (Parks & Recreation); Tawny Newsome (Bajillion Dollar Propertie$); Janina Gavankar (True Blood); Christina Kirk (Powerless)
Venue Information:
Largo at the Coronet
366 N La Cienega Blvd
Los Angeles, CA, 90048
http://www.largo-la.com

Stop Podcasting Yourself 483 - Christine Bortolin

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Christine Bortolin

Improviser Christine Bortolin returns to talk dumb dogs, sunscreen, and pedicures.

Download episode 483 here. (right-click)
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MBMBaM 360: Gatorade Weak

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Wait, don't tell us you're STILL chugging that full-power, unfiltered sports beverage? Listen: Nobody needs that much energy. Why not come down to our level with a smooth glass of a soothing Gatorade alternative? One for poet-types, and brain-thinkers!

Suggested talking points: The Cream Cheese Incident, Apple Juice Marketing, Subway Connections, Blapron, Sperm Maze, Go-To Sillyness

Jordan, Jesse, Go! Episode 485: Clowns in Washington with Brent Weinbach

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Brent Weinbach

Brent Weinbach joins Jordan and Jesse as they take a break from talking about hummel figurines this week to take a deep dive into the Captain EO revival at Disneyland. Plus, Brent shares some insight into Michael Jackson's role in the Sonic 3 soundtrack and Jordan reacts to another one of Brent's visceral videos.

The Greatest Generation Ep 146: (A Man With) Very Suspicious Loaf (S6E21)

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When Commander Riker’s mind is compromised on a dangerous mission, his jailers convince him that the life he knew aboard the Entrepreneur has been a fantasy. But when the firewall he’s erected to preserve his sanity begins to crack, Riker must keep his edge or risk finishing his reality too soon. Is the Entrepreneur a Seattle-chill type place? How deep is too deep to bow? Is that a Cardassian pillow? It’s the episode you can think of in a pinch, to keep you in the game.

History of Bathing Suits

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Shmanners

Hello Internet! Sorry we're so late but we're ready to make a splash with THE HISTORY OF BATHING SUITS! From nude to wool dresses to Speedos, the bathing suit has seen a lot of different forms through out the centuries! Join us as we float along through their timeline. Enjoy and be sure to tell a friend!

Melania/Barron Move In, E3, The Tonys, Caesar, Comey Testimony, The Babadook, Abercrombie & Fitch

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Guests: 
Rachel Stine

Intro: 1:58

Bevs Like These

Melania/Barron Move In: 4:58

E3 (With Rachel Stine): 10:58

The Tonys: 30:31

Julius Caesar: 44:31

Comey Testimony (With Rachel Stine): 1:01:00

Pride Month:

The Babadook Becomes a Gay Icon: 1:16:20

Abercrombie & Fitch Tweet: 1:24:20

Wi-Five: 1:34:10

Outro: 1:36:07

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