This week in comedy: the President podcasted
Easily the biggest moment comedy saw this week was when Marc Maron hosted President Barack Obama on his podcast. A watershed moment for podcasting and for comedian Marc Maron. As the new medium that’s heavily trafficked by comedians. For one hour, Maron and the President chatted about politics... [Read More]
This week in comedy: the President podcasted
Easily the biggest moment comedy saw this week was when Marc Maron hosted President Barack Obama on his podcast. A watershed moment for podcasting and for comedian Marc Maron. As the new medium that’s heavily trafficked by comedians. For one hour, Maron and the President chatted about politics... [Read More]
This Week in Comedy Podcasts: President Obama Visits Marc Maron on ‘WTF’
The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We’re here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy. Each week our crack te... [Read More]
President Barack Obama on WTF with Marc Maron
"How do we talk to folks who already aren't so dug in to a particular way of thinking about politics? That we can create more space for people to have a normal, ordinary conversation? And one in which the lines aren't clearly drawn in black and white, and it's not this battle in a steel cage, one si... [Read More]
Marc Maron Discusses His Podcast Interview With President Obama
Mr. Maron spoke on Friday afternoon about the interview, including how it was arranged and what was discussed with Mr. Obama. These are edited excerpts from that conversation.. [Read More]
President Obama Told Marc Maron His Favorite Comedians Are Richard Pryor and Dick Gregory
Marc Maron sat down for a WTF interview with President Obama today, and not long afterward, Maron spoke with The New York Times about the experience ahead of the commercial-free episode’s release on Monday — everything from how he prepared for it to its timing after the Charleston shooti... [Read More]
Marc Maron, President Obama podcast transcript leaked? (Photos)
Fans of WTF with Marc Maron are already excited about his upcoming episode with President Barack Obama. Marc Maron announced on Thursday that the President will be his next podcast guest for what may become the most downloaded podcast episode of all time. Two New York City comedians made some memes ... [Read More]
Marc Maron to interview President Barack Obama on his WTF? Podcast
If this isn’t an indication that podcasting has hit the mainstream, I don’t know what is. This Friday, Marc Maron will interview President Barack Obama. That’s right, the sitting U.S. President will be guest one of the most celebrated podcasts the medium has. Maron tapes the podcas... [Read More]