Bullseye with Jesse Thorn
Bullseye from NPR is your curated guide to culture. Jesse Thorn hosts in-depth interviews with brilliant creators, culture picks from our favorite critics and irreverent original comedy. Bullseye has been featured in Time, The New York Times, GQ and McSweeney's, which called it "the kind of show people listen to in a more perfect world." (Formerly known as The Sound of Young America.)
Found-stravaganza 6-24-06

Guests Davy Rothbart and Jason Bitner.  Davy Rothbart is editor of Found Magazine, a compendium of lossed and tossed documents and items.  Jason Bitner is co-editor, and the editor of the book LaPorte, Indiana.

Direct download: tsoya062406.mp3
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Guests Doug Martsch of Built to Spill and Bill Plympton.  Bill Plympton is the Oscar-nominated animator of numerous short films.  Doug Martsch is the frontman of Built to Spill, one of the indie rock world's most influential bands.

Direct download: tsoya061706.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 12:33am EDT

Guests Henry Owings and George Saunders.  Henry Owings is the editor of Chunklet Magazine; we talk about their new publication, "The Overrated Book: The Only Book You'll Ever Need."  George Saunders is an acclaimed satirist, we talk about his new book of short stories, "In Persuasion Nation."

Direct download: tsoya061006.mp3
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Guests Matt Walsh and Charlie Todd of Improv Everywhere.  Matt Walsh the star of the Comedy Central series Dog Bites Man, and a former correspondent on the Daily Show and co-founder of the Upright Citizens Brigade.  Charlie Todd is the creator of the street prank group Improv Everywhere.

Direct download: tsoya060306.mp3
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