The Newest Cool Thing™ (AP: BIO), WACO, Drama vs Action, New Season of Homeland, Better American Accents, The Art of Throwing a Party (including the Rules), and Game Night™! Plus: Trivia, Australia the Continent VS Australia the Country, The Olympics (and a wardrobe malfunction), And is it a Sport? Also: Astrology, Valentine’s Day, and Metaphorical Head Butts.
Stuff to See: The Wedding Plan, In Breeches, Filling the Void, Battle of the Sexes, The Beguiled, Martha Marcy May Marlene, and Downfall. Our CONTROVERSIAL GOLDEN GLOBES REPORT, Wear Clothes, Tin Foil or Baggie, Grammar Lessons, Oprah for president, and The Fourth Monkey. Also: Swedish!
This week on The Anne Levine Show; Dino Luciano, WINNER of MasterChef Season 8, talks with Anne and Michael about cooking, dating, battling OCD & growing up Sicilian. Dino describes himself as “Androgynous. Rabbit. Vegan. Chef. Ballerina-in-training. Surfer. Skater. Wino. Cat. Human.” Also: Entertainment recommendations, the Days of Awe, The Emmys and the No-wine book-club. PLUS: PODCAST EXTRA, a few more minutes of our interview with DINO.
We look forward to the New Year with Anne’s conversation with H. Alan Scott: Television Writer, former Mormon, Gay Jewish Convert, and YouTube personality. Join us as we discover how you get from there to here and what happens along the way. Also: Oprah once said his name. Check out his website at www.halanscott.com!
Some Assassination, This Time by Snow, The Actual Thanksgiving FACTS, Should You Stay or Should You Go, Reporting Turnip Creativity, Ashamed of Michael’s Teeth, Depression Pie, Recent Election Fallout, The Bubble, and NOT Faux Pho. ALSO: Green Bean Casserole, Dinner at the Snively’s, Certifications and Buddy Ebsen: Not Gay Enough?
Stanley’s real name, What to do with 10 lbs of strawberries, The Show Handler, Watching all the Cooking Shows and These Balls are Dry. Plus: The Supremes do their thing, Heebie Jeebies, Melissa McCarthy’s Fashion Empire, Misusing Language and The WORST MOVIE EVER.
Spring 2016 allegedly arrives in New England at the same time as Winter Storm Regis, weather, weather, Plimoth Plantationists “storm” the beach at Corn Hill, the Douchebag™ Burger, Seafood (which in turn led to), NAMING STUFF, The Most Expensive Meals in the World and buying a BMW with Food Stamps. Plus: Anne’s Obsession with Israeli Television, Learn to Make Fire and We’re Putting Ourselves up for Adoption. Also: La Porsha!
How Things seem, No Privacy, Where to Find What Anyone is Wearing, Movies, the ERA and Hello Stalker. Plus: We’re Looking For a Guy, Television, Jon Ronson’s Family Portrait and Saying Goodbye to a Friend and Where Did Alfred Molina’s Arms Go?
Not Even Sure What Month It Is, Two Very Different Feelings™, The Jerks at Serial do Serial Jerk Things, Not Saying True Words (Right Now), BIG Football Money and Where The Hell Is Bob Levinson? Also: WATCH TELEVISION (Transparent, Mr. Robot, My Crazy Ex Girlfriend), The Cat History Museum, Who Owns The Internet and Naked In The Potomac. Plus: Adam Driver, Who Knew?
It’s that time of year, We’ve got Politicians in trouble, Eight Year Old Kitchen Wizards, Bring your Parents to Work Day, Boy Kim has a hissy fit, POWERBALL Madness, Stupid Headphones and Who the hell is Michael Weatherly and why does Grandma care? Also: Don’t go to Wisconsin, Poisoning Flint, The Golden Globes declare how much they don’t matter and The Stars Look Very Different Today.