One of our favorite authors, Sonia Taitz is on the show tonight! Her new book, a memoir called The Watchmaker’s Daughter tells the story of the author’s life as the American child of Yiddish-speaking, Orthodox, European concentration camp survivors. It’s a fascinating interview. Also: Parade Prison, ARGO, That Tiger’s Mom is a DOG and WHO TWEETED? Plus: The New Royal Shame™ and MYSTERY MONKEY: MYSTERY SOLVED.
We confess! This show is Amazing! Topics include: Insane Food Combos (Including the Bacon Mug and the Turdunkin), 50 shades of Grey causes divorce, Grover Norquist actually uses the term “Poopy Head”, Size really DOES MATTER, Wayward Pelicans and How Many Degrees of Kevin Bacon? Also: Some election stuff (not much), Doomsday Preppers and Anne reluctantly confesses something she wishes she had never mentioned. Also: The David Petraeus/Jon Edwards connection and Valentine’s babies (see below).
Also: Happy birthday to:
Slightly older but much cuter Monica Zane
Funny Man Paul Lander
Rodin (yes, That Rodin)
Neil Young (old man, take a look at yourself)
Princess Grace Kelly
Animator Shamus Culhane
The Jennifer Abbott
My Aunt Jean (and her husband)
Bass Player Supreme Jeffery Newhart
and ALL of the other Valentine’s Day babies!
Songs include: Hail to Thee, Fat Person
Anne and Michael ride out Hurricane Sandy and discuss Weird Dreams, Vermont Maple Syrup, Werewolves, An Insane Fashion Idea and how messing with Israel can cause you nothing but trouble. Also: Is Obama Jewish, Drunk Lawyers and Why Sweden wants your garbage. Plus: Romney wants to shut down FEMA
Songs include: Fatso
We are very excited that Funnyman, Author and Apartment Cleaner Steve Bluestein is on the show tonight! Steve has traveled from sunny Southern California to Massachusetts to Take care of some Mom business and do a reading of his laugh-a-minute book, “It’s So Hard To Type With A Gun In My Mouth.” Anne and Steve talk Yom Kippur, Travel, Moms, Politics and (wait for it…) Home Depot. Also: Injecting a Bagel into your forehead, Iran’s Plagiarism Problem, Seeing Edie Falco, Serious Tin Foil Hat Research and News From The Dunes™.
Songs include: Mother
It’s a big show this week: Fresh from the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and practicing lines for a new movie, Rick Shapiro makes an appearance on the show!Rick and Anne discuss Mitt Romney, health care (and health scares), new movies, projects and lots of attitude. Also: Stupid white people are dying, French Maid outfits from Walmart, Hammering your sex partner, The Emmys and a bad day Green Day. Also: EELS in your behind, The Bird Report™ and News From The Dunes™.
Songs include: Rock The Boat
Get your non-stop AS IT HAPPENS coverage of the 30th Olympiad, hosted by the very British city of London. Anne and Michael provide play by play announcements and commentary on many of their favorite Olympic events, including Trampoline, Doubles Table Tennis and Dressage. Also: In-depth analysis of the United States Women’s Gymnastics Team, their all-around Gold Medalist Gabby “Flying Squirrel” (Johnson) Douglas and their fashion statement, Ryan Latke’s Grill and German Gymnast’s beards (or merkins). PLUS: Web Therapy, The Bird Report™ and News From the Dunes™.
Songs include: Jerusalem
Anne and the Purveyor of fine Words and Phrases™ that is Dylan Brody spend most of the show talking politics, current events and the difficulties inherent in being American woman. Also: Dylan admits to being less than superior to Anne at Words With Friends™. Plus: News From The Dunes™.
Song includes: Under Pressure
We have a very special treat for you this week because Alonzo Bodden, winner of Last Comic Standing is on the show! Alonzo and Anne talk comedy, racism, politics and many other things, including how many bones are in your wrist and aircraft maintenance. We’ve also included some very funny clips of Alonzo in action. Plus: The Scary Gas Station Guy, Spring holidays, Daylight Savings time and News From The Dunes™.
Songs include: Jean Pierre
Now that we have your attention: Let that lay where Jesus flang it™, DISGUSTING TSA ACTIVITIES, Men and Female Anatomy, Rush Limbaugh, Foreclosure Stupidity and when NOT to Dine & Dash are only the first few moments of this action packed show. Also: Rachel Maddow teaches biology, eating disorders and The terrible Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue controversy. Plus: Stupid Criminals, Newt Gingrich does dumb things, News From The Dunes™ and SEX.
Songs include: Fatso
The Funeral of Etta James, a “Manual” singer, The DE-Baptism Movement, Nutrition Choices and There’s No Yogurt Here™ are some of the BIG topics on tonight’s Anne Levine Show. Also: FoGurt™, Mormons, Nancy’s BBQ and Breaking into CNN. Plus: Listener Letters™ and News From The Dunes™.
Songs include: Time of the Season and Spirit In The Sky