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.)

Election comedy from Jordan Morris, an essay from Simon Rich and a SPOOKTACULAR sketch from Elephant Larry.

Direct download: tsoya081031_comedycast.mp3
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Mikita Brottman is the author of The Solitary Vice: Against Reading.

Direct download: tsoya081030_againstreading.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:01pm EDT

Sarah Vowell is the bestselling author of numerous books of memoir and popular history.  Her most recent is The Wordy Shipmates.

Direct download: tsoya0810278_sarahvowell.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 2:14pm EDT

Calexico are a Tucson, Arizona based band known for their unique blend of traditional Mexican music and Southwestern sound. 

Direct download: tsoya081022_calexico.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 2:05pm EDT

Marianna Palka is the writer, director and star of the independent film Good Dick, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival and is currently in theaters.

Direct download: tsoya081020_mariannapalka.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:24pm EDT

Music from Bumbershoot, with Jonathan Coulton, PWRFL Power and Rhett Miller of the Old 97s.

Direct download: tsoya081014_bumbershootmusic.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:26pm EDT

Comedy from Greg Behrendt and Tig Notaro, plus a bonus interview with Behrendt.

Direct download: tsoya081008_bumbershootcomedy.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 5:22pm EDT

Janeane Garofalo is an actress and standup comic.  She's currently a co-star on the FOX series 24, and is working the road as a standup as part of the "Satiristas."

Direct download: tsoya081006_janeanegarofalo.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 3:24pm EDT

Sandra Tsing Loh is a performer, commentator and writer based in Los Angeles.  Her most recent book, about sending her daughter to school, is Mother On Fire: A True Mother*#$(ing Story About Parenting.

Direct download: tsoya081003_sandratsingloh.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 1:53pm EDT