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      Thu 18 Jan 2018

      Episode 882 - Derek Waters 1h 24m play

      Derek Waters created Drunk History, but he really doesn't want to know about the darkness that lies in his family history. And while he doesn't have a drinking problem, he's long been plagued by sleep... 49 more words

      Mon 15 Jan 2018

      Episode 881 - Laurie Metcalf / Tom Segura 1h 26m play

      Laurie Metcalf has never been through anything in her acting career like what she's going through now. After four decades of performances on stage and screen, she tells Marc why everything feels diffe... 66 more words

      Thu 11 Jan 2018

      Episode 880 - Richard Jenkins 1h 25m play

      Richard Jenkins is one of the great character actors working today but he was a late starter in show business. As he continues to rack up awards and accolades for his performances, including his lates... 70 more words

      Mon 08 Jan 2018

      Episode 879 - Fortune Feimster 1h 23m play

      Comedian and actor Fortune Feimster joins Marc in the garage fresh off getting engaged to her girlfriend, which feels pretty far away from the young Southern girl who didn't come out as a lesbian or p... 56 more words

      Thu 04 Jan 2018

      Episode 878 - Ta-Nehisi Coates 1h 26m play

      Ta-Nehisi Coates is one of America's most celebrated and insightful writers. But there's part of him that would be fine with it all going away. Marc and Ta-Nehisi talk about the impulse to pull back w... 47 more words

      Mon 01 Jan 2018

      Episode 877 - Marc's Family 1h 13m play

      Ring in the New Year with the Maron Family. Marc takes a trip back to some of the earliest episodes of WTF to hear classic interactions with his father, mother, and brother, all of whom help explain h... 48 more words

      Thu 28 Dec 2017

      Episode 876 - Michael Marcus / Dr. Steve 1h 35m play

      Marc closes out 2017 with some old friends. Author Michael Marcus might not have made it to the garage if his life had continued the way it was going. He talks with Marc about his days of criminal beh... 48 more words

      Mon 25 Dec 2017

      Episode 875 - WTF Shows of Christmas Past 1h 2m play

      For Christmas Day, Marc presents a look back at some holiday moments from the earliest years of WTF. First, hear Todd Glass and Marc talk about the perils of going home for the holidays. Then some hig... 40 more words

      Thu 21 Dec 2017

      Episode 874 - Neal Preston 1h 21m play

      Photographer Neal Preston is known for taking some of the most iconic shots of the world's most famous rock musicians. Neal tells Marc how his love of music and love of photography merged when he was ... 58 more words

      Mon 18 Dec 2017

      Episode 873 - Steven Van Zandt 1h 27m play

      Steven Van Zandt, a.k.a. Little Steven, is an encyclopedia of rock and roll history. Steven talks with Marc about learning to play music by watching the Beatles, learning to be a performer by watching... 42 more words

      Thu 14 Dec 2017

      Episode 872 - Darren Aronofsky 1h 13m play

      Filmmaker Darren Aronofsky knows his films are not always crowd pleasers but he also knows exactly what he wants to say. Darren talks with Marc about the universal mysteries that inspire him - from nu... 43 more words

      Mon 11 Dec 2017

      Episode 871 - Loudon Wainwright III / Judd Apatow 1h 44m play

      Singer-songwriter Loudon Wainwright III talks life, love and Roman numerals. The prolific musician tells Marc about the heyday of the folk music scene, the late-in-life acting career he didn't expect,... 59 more words

      Thu 07 Dec 2017

      Episode 870 - James Franco 2h play

      At some point after James Franco became a high-profile movie star, he found himself asking, "What if you get everything you want and nothing changes?" As James explains to Marc, that led to a re-engag... 71 more words

      Mon 04 Dec 2017

      Episode 869 - Greta Gerwig 1h 20m play

      Like the protagonist of her new film Lady Bird, Greta Gerwig grew up in Sacramento, spent the summer going to the state fair, had a complicated relationship with her mother, and escaped to institutes ... 60 more words

      Thu 30 Nov 2017

      Episode 868 - Sam Beam / Bob Saget 1h 30m play

      His given name is Sam Beam but he's known in music as Iron & Wine, maker of soulful folk rock. Marc finds Sam to be a thoughtful son of the South who let his early interests in avant-garde photography... 68 more words

      Mon 27 Nov 2017

      Episode 867 - Rob Huebel 1h 23m play

      Rob Huebel and Marc start a new podcast within this podcast. It's a show called Contact List and they're pretty sure it makes them sound like jerks. But before that, Rob tells Marc about getting start... 76 more words

      Thu 23 Nov 2017

      Episode 866 - Jimmie Vaughan / Kasper Collin & Bennie Maupin 1h 37m play

      It's an extra helping of music talk for Thanksgiving. First Marc sits down with filmmaker Kasper Collin and jazz musician Bennie Maupin to talk about the documentary I Called Him Morgan, which deals w... 53 more words

      Mon 20 Nov 2017

      Episode 865 - Christina Pazsitzky 1h 15m play

      For Christina Pazsitzky, comedy was finally something she enjoyed doing after burning through twenty-two different jobs in the course of four years. She talks with Marc about her troubled teen years, ... 69 more words

      Thu 16 Nov 2017

      Episode 864 - Lawrence O'Donnell 1h 32m play

      Lawrence O'Donnell is on MSNBC every weeknight talking about the chaos and tumult of uncertain times. He's no stranger to historic national turbulence, as he came of age in the Vietnam Era and receive... 62 more words

      Mon 13 Nov 2017

      Episode 863 - Kim Deal 1h 27m play

      As a member of The Pixies and The Breeders, Kim Deal is already a rock legend. But she was also a backup singer in a disco band with her twin sister Kelley and a budding cellular biologist with a degr... 54 more words

      Thu 09 Nov 2017

      Episode 862 - John Dwyer 1h 17m play

      Whether you call his band Thee Oh Sees, Oh Sees, or OCS, there's no denying John Dwyer's prolific musical output. From garage bands in Providence to noise rock in San Francisco to his current jam in L... 84 more words

      Mon 06 Nov 2017

      Episode 861 - Jenna Fischer 1h 23m play

      Jenna Fischer came to Los Angeles when she was 22 with no contacts, no guidance, and no idea of what it meant to sink or swim in show business. Now with a successful acting career and a long-running r... 68 more words

      Thu 02 Nov 2017

      Episode 860 - John Hammond / Michael Rapaport 1h 33m play

      John Hammond was kid from New York with a dad in the music industry, so it's no surprise he became a recording artist. But it was a bit unexpected that he became obsessed with the Blues at an early ag... 69 more words

      Mon 30 Oct 2017

      Episode 859 - Joy Behar / Adam Goldberg 1h 23m play

      Joy Behar was already a successful comic when she became a co-host on The View. But before she was a comic, she had already been a teacher, raised a daughter, and worked on staff at Good Morning Ameri... 57 more words

      Thu 26 Oct 2017

      Episode 858 - Lizzy Goodman / Dana Gould 1h 37m play

      Marc completely missed the era of music that writer Lizzy Goodman chronicles in her book 'Meet Me in the Bathroom: Rebirth and Rock and Roll in New York City 2001-2011.' But as Lizzy explains to Marc,... 71 more words

      Mon 23 Oct 2017

      Episode 857 - Willem Dafoe 1h 22m play

      Actor Willem Dafoe might have had a hard time standing out while he was growing up as the seventh of eight kids. But he found a way to express himself performing in community plays, which led to the p... 59 more words

      Thu 19 Oct 2017

      Episode 856 - Bassem Youssef / Sam Seder 1h 36m play

      Bassem Youssef was a surgeon in Egypt who started doing a YouTube show from his house and eventually became the most popular television personality in his country, doing what people called "The Egypti... 65 more words

      Mon 16 Oct 2017

      Episode 855 - Tracey Ullman 1h 18m play

      On a list of the world's funniest people, Tracey Ullman ranks pretty high. But Tracey tells Marc she doesn't consider herself a comedian or a comic, but rather a character actor. The fact that she sta... 77 more words

      Thu 12 Oct 2017

      Episode 854 - Marilyn Manson 1h 26m play

      Despite being born Brian Warner, Marilyn Manson doesn't separate his stage persona from who he is as a person. That makes for an interesting chat with Marc in the garage. Marilyn talks about his early... 66 more words

      Mon 09 Oct 2017

      Episode 853 - Jeff Bridges / Beau Bridges 2h 5m play

      It just so happens that Jeff Bridges and Beau Bridges are both in new movies at the same time (Only the Brave and The Mountain Between Us, respectively). So it's as good a time as any to have the two ... 54 more words

      Sat 07 Oct 2017

      Ralphie May from 2012 1h 7m play

      From Episode 247, Marc talks with comedian Ralphie May about his journey to become one of the most popular headliners in the country. Ralphie passed away on October 6, 2017 at the age of 45.

      Thu 05 Oct 2017

      Episode 852 - Waiting for the Punch 1h 39m play

      Marc presents a special audio version of the first chapter of Waiting for the Punch: Words to Live by from the WTF Podcast. This chapter features thirty WTF guests talking with Marc about growing up. ... 66 more words

      Mon 02 Oct 2017

      Episode 851 - Elliott Gould 1h 21m play

      Elliot Gould was at the vanguard of American New Wave Cinema in the 1970s, but he tells Marc there were two enemies always working to diminish his potential: ego and vanity. On the cusp of launching a... 55 more words

      Sun 01 Oct 2017

      Monty Hall from 2013 1h 5m play

      From Episode 427, this is Marc's conversation with iconic television host Monty Hall. Monty passed away on September 30, 2017 at age 96. 

      Thu 28 Sep 2017

      Episode 850 - Tom Colicchio 1h 17m play

      Top Chef's Tom Colicchio discovered a passion for cooking at a young age, thanks to a book his corrections officer father found in a prison library. Even now as a celebrity chef, with restaurants arou... 56 more words

      Mon 25 Sep 2017

      Episode 849 - Pete Davidson 1h 13m play

      Saturday Night Live's "Resident Young Person" Pete Davidson might be the only member of the SNL cast who knew about the show exclusively through YouTube clips. Pete tells Marc how he landed the show j... 50 more words