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      Thu 19 Apr 2018

      Episode 908 - Sam Tripoli 1h 23m play

      Sam Tripoli never doubted he would become a comic, so his decision to study psychology was not an attempt to craft a backup plan. Instead he used his psych background to wage mental warfare with his d... 63 more words

      Mon 16 Apr 2018

      Episode 907 - Aisha Tyler / Louie Anderson 1h 42m play

      Aisha Tyler's directorial debut is a film called Axis about a guy who has hit the wall. That's appropriate for Aisha, following several years of big changes in her life. She ended a long marriage, wal... 78 more words

      Thu 12 Apr 2018

      Episode 906 - Ben Harper & Charlie Musselwhite / E of Eels 1h 20m play

      Charlie Musselwhite and Ben Harper are musicians with wildly different backgrounds but a unifying love of the blues. Charlie was there at the birth of rock and roll. Ben grew up immersed in music whil... 73 more words

      Mon 09 Apr 2018

      Episode 905 - Bill Simmons 1h 47m play

      Writer, producer and podcast pioneer Bill Simmons is a man whose life, career and worldview have changed in real time with the evolution of Internet. Bill talks with Marc about some of the checkpoints... 69 more words

      Thu 05 Apr 2018

      Episode 904 - Jason Alexander 1h 22m play

      Jason Alexander was one of countless New Jersey kids who couldn't resist the lights of Broadway on the other side of the river. When he became a steady working actor on the New York stage, Jason was t... 60 more words

      Mon 02 Apr 2018

      Episode 903 - Neil Patrick Harris / Michael Imperioli 1h 33m play

      Neil Patrick Harris credits his New Mexico upbringing with helping him weather the ups and downs of being a child star. It's also something he has in common with Marc. In addition to their memories of... 58 more words

      Thu 29 Mar 2018

      Episode 902 - They Might Be Giants 1h 34m play

      John Flansburgh and John Linnell tell Marc the unlikely story of how a couple high school friends became a two-man band at the height of the New Wave performance art era in crime-ridden New York City ... 50 more words

      Mon 26 Mar 2018

      Episode 901 - Sean Penn / Lynn Shelton 1h 32m play

      Sean Penn wrote a novel to slow things down. He fell out of love with making movies, he is disillusioned by the culture, and he finds it hard to draw hope from current events. Sean explains to Marc ho... 75 more words

      Thu 22 Mar 2018

      Episode 900 - Nick Nolte 1h 35m play

      Nick Nolte makes an appropriate guest for the 900th episode of WTF because he clearly has about 900 episodes worth of stories to tell. They can't get to all of them, so Nick tells Marc the ones about ... 64 more words

      Mon 19 Mar 2018

      Episode 899 - Nell Scovell / Bill Hader 1h 53m play

      Nell Scovell has written for a Murderers' Row of television comedies - including The Simpsons, It's Garry Shandling's Show, Murphy Brown, and Newhart - created Sabrina the Teenage Witch, wrote for Van... 78 more words

      Thu 15 Mar 2018

      Episode 898 - David Mamet 1h 25m play

      David Mamet's love for Chicago shows up all the time in his works, including his new novel which is called, yup, Chicago. The prolific playwright-director-novelist-screenwriter talks with Marc about h... 85 more words

      Mon 12 Mar 2018

      Episode 897 - Ted Danson 1h 30m play

      Ted Danson is one of the most visible and familiar actors of the past four decades, and yet he still describes himself to Marc as "a phony," "a fraud," "an outsider," someone with "no real talent," an... 74 more words

      Thu 08 Mar 2018

      Episode 896 - David Oyelowo 1h 19m play

      David Oyelowo got America’s attention with his instantly-iconic portrayal of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in the film Selma. But this classically trained actor was making history on stage years prior, b... 70 more words

      Mon 05 Mar 2018

      Episode 895 - Sharon Stone 1h 18m play

      Sharon Stone made a decision after she achieved fame with Basic Instinct. She wanted to build a way forward in Hollywood without being typecast. Sharon tells Marc how she navigated that part of her ca... 68 more words

      Fri 02 Mar 2018

      Remembering Barry Crimmins 1h 30m play

      Comedian and activist Barry Crimmins passed away on February 28, 2018 at age 64. Here are Marc's conversations with Barry on WTF. First, from Episode 443, a one-on-one talk with Barry in June 2013. Th... 25 more words

      Thu 01 Mar 2018

      Episode 894 - Bill Janovitz / Danny Lobell 1h 29m play

      When Marc was a young comic living in Boston, Buffalo Tom was one of his favorite bands. Buffalo Tom frontman Bill Janovitz joins Marc in the garage to talk about the band's rise from the pre-Nirvana ... 67 more words

      Mon 26 Feb 2018

      Episode 893 - Jennifer Lawrence 1h 13m play

      Jennifer Lawrence takes a break from being one of the biggest movie stars in the world to stop by the garage and talk with Marc about Kentucky, cats vs. dogs, older brothers, Winter's Bone, The Hunger... 57 more words

      Thu 22 Feb 2018

      Episode 892 - Duncan Jones / Brendon Small 1h 35m play

      Filmmaker Duncan Jones put his philosophy degree to good use when he started making science fiction films. Now on his fourth one, Duncan tells Marc how he tries to crack life's big questions through s... 73 more words

      Mon 19 Feb 2018

      Episode 891 - Heather Graham / Sebastian Maniscalco 1h 33m play

      Heather Graham had stories she wanted to see made and roles she wanted to play, so she took them into her own hands. As she releases her directorial debut, Half Magic, which she also wrote, Heather ta... 62 more words

      Thu 15 Feb 2018

      Episode 890 - Gina Rodriguez 1h 21m play

      Gina Rodriguez is living the dream with her Golden Globe-winning performance as Jane the Virgin, roles in big Hollywood movies like Annihilation, and new opportunities as both a director and a produce... 65 more words

      Tue 13 Feb 2018

      Marty Allen from 2015 54m play

      From Episode 574, Marc talks with veteran comedian Marty Allen about his lifetime in show business. Marty passed away on February 12, 2018 at the age of 95.

      Mon 12 Feb 2018

      Episode 889 - Esther Povitsky 1h 24m play

      Almost a decade ago, a down-on-his-luck Marc Maron told 20-year-old aspiring comic Esther Povitsky to run far away from The Comedy Store because it would be the death of her. Thankfully, she did not t... 62 more words

      Thu 08 Feb 2018

      Episode 888 - Tracy Letts 1h 24m play

      Tracy Letts is a Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, a Tony Award-winning actor, and someone Marc is nervous about saying hello to when he sees him out in the world. Tracy tries to disabuse Marc of tha... 57 more words

      Mon 05 Feb 2018

      Episode 887 - Riki Lindhome / Laurie Kilmartin 1h 26m play

      Show business finally clicked for Riki Lindhome when she started the comedy music duo Garfunkel and Oates with her friend Kate Micucci. It makes sense because, as she tells Marc, she always wanted to ... 67 more words

      Thu 01 Feb 2018

      Episode 886 - Ezra Furman / David Wain 1h 24m play

      Ezra Furman started writing songs when he was 14 years old after hearing Bob Dylan but while still wanting to be a member of Green Day. Ezra tells Marc how those seemingly contradictory preferences to... 57 more words

      Mon 29 Jan 2018

      Episode 885 - Rita Moreno 1h 13m play

      Rita Moreno is a show business legend with an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar, and a Tony to her name, as well as several lifetime achievement awards and the Presidential Medal of Freedom. She tells Marc abo... 84 more words

      Thu 25 Jan 2018

      Episode 884 - Don Was 1h 26m play

      Bass player and record producer Don Was is a Renaissance man in the music world. Whether he's producing albums for bands like the Rolling Stones or running the jazz label Blue Note Records or playing ... 74 more words

      Mon 22 Jan 2018

      Episode 883 - Macaulay Culkin / Cameron Esposito 1h 37m play

      Macaulay Culkin considers himself retired, dabbling in whatever he chooses at any given time. It's understandable he would want to settle down, considering he was one of the most famous people on the ... 65 more words

      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