Dave Ross is a stand-up comedian in Los Angeles and host of the podcast Terrified on the Nerdist network.
Some female comedians say they have been exploited by a longstanding improv concept called “Yes, And.”
Feb. 2, 2016
from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Bradley Cooper has two films out — “Licorice Pizza” and “Nightmare Alley.” In the first of a two-part interview, Cooper tells KCRW how he prepared for each role.
from The Business
After the deaths of her husband, John Gregory Dunne, and her daughter, Quintana, Joan Didion wrote "Blue Nights," the most personal and poetic book of her career.
California is losing its leadership position in the effort to mitigate climate change, and politics and other disasters may be to blame, according to a state lawmaker.
from To the Point
Some in the cannabis sector say their industry is on the verge of collapse. Could the new budget proposal by Governor Gavin Newsom help avert the crisis?
from KCRW Features
Iranian director Asghar Farhadi has won two Oscars and could be up for a third. His new movie “A Hero” is on this year’s shortlist for Best International Film.
from The Business
David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for January 10, 2022.
from David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report
Peter Richardson joins Robert Scheer to discuss his latest book, “Savage Journey,” on the legendary Gonzo journalist.
from Scheer Intelligence
Almost no one in Asghar Farhadi's "A Hero" can tell the unvarnished truth, a fact that makes the film great fun and a fascinating comment on human nature.
from Film Reviews
People should not deliberately try to catch Omicron and get it over with, as there’s no way to predict the severity of COVID infections, says Dr. Jose Mayorga of UC Irvine.