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The Comical Heathen Podcast


The Comical Heathen Podcast
57 min2019 MAR 18
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In this episode of the Comical Heathen your host Jerry interviews A.J. Jacobs.  A.J. is the author of numerous New York Time's Bestsellers, including The Year of Living Biblically (which was the basis for the short-lived CBS sitcom of the same name). We discuss his motivations for writing the book, his opus of immersion memoirs, his influences as a humour writer, and his thoughts on how September 11 affected his work.This episode includes an update from the rabbit hutch and Jerry's rant about psychics!! Here is A.J.'s website:  https://ajjacobs.com/Here is A.J.'s author page at Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/A.-J.-Jacobs/e/B000APL8HO?ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_sims_vu00_r0_c0Tweet at A.J. @ajjacobs Two articles about psychics:Psychics getting arrested:  https://www.nytimes.com/2015/08/29/nyregion/the-secret-to-the-psychic-trade-its-in-the-parole-board-transcripts.html?_r=1&fbclid=IwAR3lHwv3okfCIkxFG6UfPk2X5myYPwpsckQsI17Kv4NAhdua_qmveE41O4ISkeptics busting Psychics:  https://www.nytimes.com/2019/02/26/magazine/psychics-skeptics-facebook.html email us at: comicalheathen@gmail.comYour host is Dr. Jerry Jaffe, tweet at him:  @jerryclarkjaffe