The Japan News is an English-language daily newspaper published by The Yomiuri Shimbun, a leading Japanese newspaper with the largest circulation in the nation. Launched in 1955, the English paper was long known as The Daily Yomiuri but changed to its current name in April 2013 as part of a major renewal of the newspapers …
Art & Literature
This special To The Best of Our Knowledge series contains five programs:
Kevin Kling, best known for his commentaries on National Public Radio’s All Things Considered and his storytelling stage shows like Tales from the Charred Underbelly of the Yule Log, delivers hilarious, often tender stories to listeners everywhere with his first book, The Dog Says How.
Humorist Fran Lebowitz and writer Anne Lamott on this archive edition of Fresh Air. The Washington Post called Fran Lebowitz “The funniest woman in America.” Humorist Lebowitz has come out with her first children’s book, Mr. Chas and Lisa Sue Meet The Pandas. In 1978, she wrote the critically acclaimed book Metropolitan Life a collection …
Technology affects almost everything we do, and its possibilities can be both exhilarating and daunting. This collection features two radio documentaries exploring Douglas Adams vision of the digital future, plus Did Douglas Get It Right?, presented by Mitch Benn.
Perhaps all of Jonathan Ames’ problems, and the genesis of this hilarious audiobook, can be traced back to the late onset of his puberty. After all, it can’t be easy to be 16 with a hairless penis “undistinguishable from that of a five-year-old’s”.