We Went 6 Months Deep with Amy Goodman, Aparna Nancherla, and Erika Andiola
Photo by Elisa Quero.
This month marks 70-year-old candy corn Donald Trump’s
six-month mark in office, and for the occasion we decided to
throw him a biannual review.
On Wednesday evening at the Bell House in Brooklyn, Big
Time Dicks hosted our first-ever podcast event where we
did it all completely live—complete with jokes, spontaneous
moments, laughs, awkward transitions, and me starting the whole
show by saying, “Welcome so much!”—a fact which I learned upon
listening to the podcast on Thursday afternoon and from which
I’ll likely never recover!
We were joined by an excellent panel of guests—comedian Aparna
Nancherla, Democracy Now! host and executive producer Amy
Goodman, and immigration activist and former Bernie Sanders
press secretary Erika Andiola—who were blessedly tolerant of
the excessive dick imagery throughout the evening (we were
introduced by GMG’s Victor Jeffreys wearing a
body-sized penis costume and served drinks called “A Stiff
During the evening we spoke about how the media, activism, and
comedy communities are adjusting to the age of Trump, and what
to do going forward. Listen to a full recording of the evening
above, and look out for video of the event, which we’ll publish
on the site next week.
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