Episode 28: Hermits and Sheriffs

Ed and John are back after a travel hiatus and get back into the swing of things with a conversation about dinner parties good and bad, cheeselike shreds, pipe smoking, the Phelps family of Topeka, KS, literary sanctimony, and more. Follow links to the Dickens Character Name Generator, magnetic putty, the rainbow house, the Korean monster movie The Host, Daiya Cheddar Shredzzzz, and books by Rachel Kushner, Alice Notley, and Karl Knausgaard.