Reporter Matt Taibbi Talks about His ‘Insane Clown President’

Covering presidential campaigns are a tremendously expensive affair. Taibbi’s last three-day trip with President Donald Trump cost more than $12,000. Taibbi talks about how Trump took advantage of the public’s hatred for the corporate media during his campaign. Reporters covering…

Author Charles Bukowski on Dying, Writing and Malcolm Lowry

Charles Bukowski, is, of course, a brilliant writer, but he was also a great speaker. In this clip he describes how it’s necessary to keep “the juice” in your sentences while living through the Atomic Age.

Matt Pinfield: What’s In My Bag?

VJ extraordinaire Matt Pinfield goes shopping at Amoeba Music in Los Angeles. Matt has a new book out via Scribner called, “All These Things That I’ve Done: My Insane, Improbable Rock Life.” (Source: Amoeba)

‘Luck, Trust & Ketchup: Robert Altman in Carver Country’

This documentary takes a look behind the scenes on Robert Altman’s “Short Cuts” — a film which examines the highs and lows of ordinary people’s lives. Featuring interviews with the cast, director and widow of the author, we gain a…

James Toback vs. Norman Mailer: The Incident

A short documentary shot in a New York City diner about a feud movie writer James Toback got into with legendary novelist Norman Mailer.
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