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.)

Louis CK is a comedian, writer and director.  His new Showtime comedy special is Louis CK: Chewed Up.  He created and starred in the HBO series Lucky Louie and wrote and directed the cult film Pootie Tang.

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Andy Daly is an actor and comedian.  He's probably best known as a former cast member on Mad TV, or as a mad announcer in last summer's Semi-Pro.  He's just released his first CD, Nine Sweaters.

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Ratatat are an instrumental music duo whose their album, LP3, was recently released.  Their sound combines elements of rock, hip-hop and dance music.

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Chip Kidd is one of the world's best-known designers; he's designed book covers for innumerable authors.  He's also a comic novelist.  His most recent novel is The Learners.

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The Human Giant are a sketch group whose eponymous series airs on MTV.  We talked with them live on stage at Bumbershoot.

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Comics artist Adrian Tomine is the creator of the series Optic Nerve.  His most recent book is "Shortcomings."

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Chris Bowman interviews the Los Angeles indie pop group The Submarines.  Their most recent album is Honeysuckle Weeks.

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