Plus Dennis Hastert's real secret exposed. Howie Klein spills the beans about former Speaker Dennis Hastert's sexual activities while he was leading the charge against gay marriage in Congress. We also talk about the New Dems and the DC Madame. Fred Stoller gives us an update on both is mental and physical health.
Plus from the movie "Sisters" and "The Nightly Show" Colleen Werthmann. Andy made his late night debut on CONAN, which was included in The Laugh Button’s “Top 5 Late Night Stand-up Debuts of 2015.“ In 2014, Andy released his album, Me the Whole Time; which made several “best of” lists, including Splitsider’s “9 Best Standup Specials & Albums of 2014.“ Andy also played an animated version of himself on Adult Swim’s Aqua Teen Hunger Force. Brooklyn Magazine named Andy one of “Brooklyn’s Funniest People,” and Rooftopcomedy.com bestowed him the Silver Nail Award, given to the “top 8 up-and-coming comedians in the country.” Andy is also a decent cook and a pretty nice guy.
-“Andy Sandford is one of New York’s comedic gems.”-Village Voice
Guns at the GOP convention, Paul Ryan's plans to steal the GOP nomination, Trump's thugs, Thomas Frank's new book, Congressman Alan Grayson's so called ethics problem and Debbie Wasserman Schultz's first primary challenge. Howie writes the Down With Tyranny blog.
Plus Comic Liam McEneany. J-L’s act is incredibly diverse and has led to four stand up albums: 2006′s Racial Chameleon, 2008′s Diamond Maker, 2012′s Too Big To Fail and 2013′s Keep My Enemies Closer, which reached #12 on the iTunes Comedy charts. He has also been featured in The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Jokes.
Plus Comic Pat Dixon who is married to Mandy. Mandy is the "Unwifeable" columnist for New York Magazine, editor-at-large of xoJane, "Girl Talk" columnist for Penthouse and host of the comedy podcast "News Whore." She is also known for her dating column in the New York Post, called “About Last Night.” Her other Post-published exploits include a visit to Nevada’s first male prostitute and a controversial "Cheat Sheet".
Her TV appearances include Inside Amy Schumer, Nightline, 20/20, The Insider, Dr. Drew On Call, Jane Velez-Mitchell, '"Uncommon Sense with Charlamagne Tha God," 'Good Day New York, Red Eye, Katie, The Artie Lange Show, The Joy Behar Show, Howard Stern TV, Fuse TV and VH1.
She has also written for The Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times, Mashable, Maxim (magazine), Time Out (magazine), The Village Voice, The Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel, The Des Moines Register, Playgirl and Match.com.
From Stern, Leno and Miller! Plus the world's second greatest American Burt Ross! Movies with Michael Snyder! And we meet our Listener Of The Week Glenn Kostick. For more please visit www.davidfeldmanshow.com
Alan remembers Garry. Along with the host of the Carson Podcast Mark Malkoff and Scott Rogowsky the host of Running Late. Author of "Russian Optimism" Ben Rosenfeld and comedians Erik Bransteen and Lindsay Goldwert.
Plus Documentarian Jen Senko director of "The Brainwashing of My Dad" explores the transformation of her father from a non-political life-long Democrat to a radicalized Right-Wing fanatic, she discovers that this is a widespread phenomenon, especially among older white men. She uncovers the forces behind the media that changed him completely: a plan by Roger Ailes under Nixon to create a media run by the GOP, The Powell Memo and the dismantling of the Fairness Doctrine, all of which would ultimately result in a media which would misinform millions, divide families and even the country itself. Jim Earl is a comedian, musician and author. He talks about the time his uncle met Hitler. For more go to www.davidfeldmanshow.com.
Comedian/writer/animal activist Elayne Boosler is best known for her thoughtful and feisty political humor, and her love of baseball and animals, all sharing a big part of her act. For forty years, she seemingly has appeared on every talk show ever on TV, has produced and written five one-hour Showtime comedy specials, written and directed two movies for Cinemax, appeared on Comic Relief for years, on Politically Incorrect over thirty times, and has hosted specials, series, and events. She has done lots of baseball color commentary, and sung the National Anthem and/or thrown out a first pitch, many times for many teams.
Live in Studio! Two comedy giants join David for one of the great comedy reunions of the year.
Plus directors of "Boom Bust Boom" Benjamin Timlett and Bill Jones. Monty Python's Terry Jones presents Boom Bust Boom. The result of a meeting between writer, director, historian and Python Terry Jones and economics professor and entrepreneur Theo Kocken. Co-written by Jones and Kocken and featuring John Cusack, Nobel Prize winners Daniel Kahneman, Robert J Shiller and Paul Krugman, the film is part of a global movement to change the economic system through education to protect the world from boom and bust. A unique look at why economic crashes happen, Boom Bust Boom is a multimedia documentary combining live action with animation and puppetry to explain economics to everyone. Pat Dixon is an American comedian, podcaster, and journalist who lives and works in New York City. Dixon is best known as creator and host of The NYC Crime Report with Pat Dixon, the only comedy podcast based entirely on crime.
Keith & The Girl are the world's greatest podcasting team so David decides to let them guest host while he's in the room. For more visit www.davidfeldmanshow.com.
Comedy Legend Robert Smigel talks about his new Triumph The Insult Comic Dog 2016 Election Special for Hulu. Then he takes questions from comedy writers Mike Lawrence, Andrew Goldstein, Liam McEneaney and Gabe Laks. For more go to www.davidfeldmanshow.com.
Comedy writers Colleen Werthmann and Frank Conniff have trouble keeping up with David's newfound quick wit after he goes out and hires himself a young comedy writer to secretly feed him ad libs.
Film Critic Michael Snyder tells us who should win in this year's annual competition of white filmmakers. Then star and director of this year's Oscar nominated foreign short Shok talk about making movies in Kosovo. Then our weekly roundtable with comedians Angela Cobb and Danny Vega.
First, David is joined by comedians Mike Lawrence, Myka Fox and Lindsay Goldwert for this weeks roundtable. Then Lindsay sticks around to talk about her new podcast, Spent, and how our society discusses the issue of money.
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Director Douglas McGrath talks about his new HBO documentary on Mike Nichols that premieres Monday night at 9:00 PM. Comedian Felicia Michaels and Comedy Writer Colleen Werthmann join our powerhouse roundtable. Then from Triumph The Insult Comic Dog's Hulu special we meet Arish Singh who took on Donald Trump's Muslim bashing. For more please go to www.davidfeldmanshow.com.
Howie Klein, the founder and treasurer of the Blue America PAC, wins by fully convincing David to support Bernie. In this sweeping conversation about Bernie Sanders and the dangers of incrementalism Howie Klein explains why exactly Bernie can not only beat Hillary but make it all the way to the Oval Office. Howie Klein also writes the Down With Tyranny blog. For more information visit www.davidfeldmanshow.com.
Chris Bell, Director of Prescription Thugs, a new documentary exposing the evils of Big Pharma. Comedian Bobby Slayton checks in from Minnesota.
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As New Hampshire voters try to repair the damage from Iowa, Political Satirist Will Durst talks Trump, the Republican field, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. Plus, David breaks with tradition by pleasing his listeners and officially endorses Bernie Sanders for President.
After nearly 1,200 episodes we finally figured out what David's show needed: No David! Frank Conniff hosts Carolina Hidalgo and Tiana Miller. Enjoy this very special Feldman Free episode now with No Feldman!
Sean L. McCarthy host of "Last Things First" fills in for David. Tom McCaffrey has appeared on many Comedy Central shows including; ”Premium Blend“, ”Shorties Watching Shorties“, ”The Secret Stash Movie“, ”AtomTV“ and ”The Fresh Faces of Comedy“. He also appears on the ”Invite Them Up“CD/DVD compilation produced by Comedy Central Records which includes performances from Demetri Martin and Aziz Ansari. A review of the CD in Punchline magazine singled out Tom’s set as one of the standout performances. This CD was named one of the “Best Comedy Albums of the Decade” by the Onion AV Club. Tom’s other TV credits include appearances on: VH1’s; “Best Week Ever”, VH-1’s “All Access”, TruTV’s “The Smoking Gun Presents”. Animal Planet’s “The A-List”, CNN’s “Not Just Another Cable News Show” TNT’s “World’s Smartest Inventions” and “Hoppus on Music” on Fuse.
David is trailing the presidential candidates in New Hampshire and Iowa and files this report from Des Moines. Then we play the rest of our conversation with Barry Crimmins the star of "Call Me Lucky."
Political Satirist Barry Crimmins on New Hampshire and religion. Barry is the author of "Never Shake Hands With A War Criminal" and the subject of the documentary "Call Me Lucky."
David checks in from New Hampshire where he's working on a project covering the presidential candidates and then offers up a free sample of our premium content available for free by becoming a monthly subscriber for only $5.00 a month. Please go to www.davidfeldmanshow.com and sign up!