May 29, 2020
Journalist Elizabeth Spiers, whose latest piece in G.Q. is "The Provocations of Elon Musk;" Professor Stephan Lewandowsky, one of the world's leading experts on debunking conspiracy theories, author of "Conspiracy Theory Handbook" and "How to Spot COVID-19 Conspiracy Theories;" Comedy Writer Alan Zweibel, 5 time Emmy Award winner - original SNL writer- It's Garry Shandling's Show, Curb Your Enthusiasm, latest book is "Laugh Lines- My Life Helping Funny People be Funnier;" Joseph D. Williams, Senior Editor for US News And World Report, whose latest is "For Many Americans, Poor Water Access Heightens the COVID Threat;" Journalist Brittany Gibson, whose latest for The American Prospect is, "The Many Varieties of Voter Suppression;" Suzanne Paola Antonetta, editor of The Bellingham Review whose latest piece for The Independent is, "Coronavirus Is Disrupting Medication Supply Lines — And I’m Terrified;" Screenwriter Dave Sirus; Animal Behaviorist Dr. Jennifer Verdolin; Comedian Laura House; The Rev. Barry W. Lynn from Americans United for Separation of Church and State; Philosophy Professor Ben Burgis author of "Myth & Mayhem: A Leftist Critique of Jordan Peterson."
Music by Jim Mahood
Special Thanks to The Economic Hardship Reporting Project
Time Code: David Takes Your Calls (5:20) Suzanne Paola Antonetta (20:57) Professor Stephan Lewandowsky (51:18) Brittany Gibson (1:22:27) Joseph D. Williams (1:42:57) Dave Sirus (2:21:20) Dr. Jennifer Verdolin (2:55:29) Elizabeth Spiers (3:28:40) Laura House (4:00:21) Professor Ben Burgis (4:41:55) David Takes More of Your Calls (5:09:52) Alan Zweibel (5:34:01) David Takes Another Round of Calls (6:14:25)
Susanne Antonetta is the author of "Body Toxic, A Mind Apart," and the forthcoming "The Terrible Unlikelihood of Our Being Here," American Book Award, New York Times Notable Book, and amazon best memoir of the year award winners. She writes about consciousness, physics, and neurodiversity. Find out more at susantonetta.com.