Jennifer Finney Boylan, Ryan Beck, New York discussed on Wait Wait Don't Tell Me


We have a big show for you today. Later on, we're gonna be talking to Jennifer Finney Boylan, the Author, activist and columnist. She's written a new book, A memoir called Good Boy. My Life in Seven Dogs. Interestingly, one of her dogs has also written a book My Life in 1/7 of a human. But first we want to hear your charming stories about your youth. So give us a call. The number is one triple eight. Wait, wait. Hi. You're on. Wait, wait. Don't tell me. Hi. This is Brandt Swirl often right back New York. Ryan Beck. I happen to know Ryan back fairly. Well, What do you do there? Um, and educator. I teach Spanish to college, among other places. Really? I like you teaching. You did Spanish at a college and then you do it in the streets in the alleys and the tougher quarters of Ryan back, Actually, that's pretty dead on before covert. I taught in the prison. Really? Whoa. Yeah. Who did you find Maura? Attentive, dedicated and rewarding students to teach the prisoners of the college students. They they both bring their game to the table. But I must say the prisoners were less distracted by Cell phones. They don't have any. Yes, Yes, That would be definitely one advantage to your classrooms in a prison. Well, Brent, welcome to our show. Let me introduce you to our panel this week. First up. She's host of the podcast. Fake the nation and you can see her June 8th at caveat in New York City in again Far sod presents an evening of comedy from her mouth hole. It's Nadine Far Sod Hello.

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