A wry take on real life in Hollywood.
This is Rob Long, and on today’s Martini Shot I coin a new word: concernvertisement, which describes those emails we’re all getting from anyone we’ve ever bought anything from.
Mar. 25, 2020
This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot, I talk about the audience, which has been practicing a kind of social distancing since the moment Netfix started streaming — or, if you…
Mar. 18, 2020
This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot I realize that there are two kinds of people in the world.
Mar. 12, 2020
This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot, I try to figure out how YouTube made fifteen billion dollars, and how to handle breaking up with my barber.
Mar. 4, 2020
This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot I reveal what a friend of mine confessed to me years ago.
Feb. 26, 2020
This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot I talk about the newest venture in Hollywood and how people like to say, Never Gonna Work about things that, you know, really could work.
Feb. 19, 2020
This is Rob Long, and on today’s Martini Shot I get really angry at something that hasn’t happened yet, and then get angry when it doesn’t happen, and then don’t know what to do with…
Feb. 12, 2020
This is Rob Long, and on today’s Martini Shot I watch a group of people refuse to pay the cover charge at a jazz club and think, I wonder if those people pay for Netflix.
Feb. 5, 2020
The producers behind BroadwayHD discuss the popular theater streamer. Plus, Sara Bareilles and Jessie Nelson dish on “Waitress: The Musical” in movie theaters.
from The Business
Disney CEO Bob Iger talks about the company’s succession, ABC sale, and Marvel troubles during the New York Times’ DealBook Summit.
Disney CEO Bob Iger talks about the company’s many struggles, including his succession, selling ABC, and Marvel troubles during the New York Times’ DealBook Summit.
Bookworm, a premier literary talk show providing intellectual, accessible, and provocative literary conversations. Hosted by Michael Silverblatt at KCRW.com.
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Long Beach City College, Pacific Coast Campus
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Yewande Komolafe connects the dots of her past, visiting Lagos and returning with a new cookbook.
from Good Food
Chef Jeremy Fox of Birdie G's shops in preparation for his Hanukkah(ish) collaboration dinner series.
Artist and curator Suzanne Joskow collects cookbooks written by everyday people.
Bookstore owner Celia Sack shares her list of notable cookbooks of 2023 — perfect for gift-giving.
Cooking through grief, food writer Bee Wilson keeps recipes simple and finds joy in the process.
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