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In this new kind of interview show, Randy Cohen talks to guests about a person, a place, and a thing they feel strongly about. The result: some great talkers tell stories they never have before. Visit

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Feb 19, 2017

Before Freakonomics, before he set out as a journalist, Sphen Dubner abandoned a promising career as a musician because, "I didn't want to be doing something that I felt required adoration to give me validation." But sure every writer wants readers who value his work, so what's the difference? An artist's relationship with his audience: the salubrious and the corrupt. Plus banjo work from Hubby Jenkins, who did stick with music - brilliantly! - at JCC Manhattan