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Host and Head Writer, Wits, American Public Media

Host, head writer, Tom Waits, and Murder Cat on @Wits. Co-host of Conversation Parade. THE DELETED EMAILS OF HILLARY CLINTON on sale 9/22

National Review — Who Do You Want to Replace John Boehner? Okay, grassroots conservatives, here's your chance. You wanted John Boehner out as Speaker, and now he's on his way out. Right now the buzz is that House majority leader Kevin McCarthy is a slam-dunk to replace him.
Sep 28, 2015

RT @DouglasLevene: @jimgeraghty calls out the "conservatives" who are willing to jettison the Constitution to supress Islam in the US.…

A Note to Parents from Bruce Springsteen, High School Cross-Country Coach. — John Moe's Pop Song Correspondences A Note to Parents from Bruce Springsteen, High School Cross-Country Coach. [Originally published November 9, 2010.] Dear Parents, I understand some of you are concerned about the practices we've been running so I wanted to take a moment to explain why I'm taking this admittedly unusual approach that I'm taking.

Ways I’ve Let Down Popular Musicians. — Lists Ways I've Let Down Popular Musicians. [Originally published August 22, 2007.] Disappointed Chrissie Hynde by continuing to sob. Permitted sun to go down on Elton John, thus failing him. Failed to heed warning to stop in the name of love, broke Diana Ross's heart.

“Of the Month” July 2015 — Comic Book of the Month: Junior Braves of the Apocalypse by Michael Tanner & Greg Smith A troupe of "Junior Braves" (think Boy Scouts) heads into the mountains for a retreat, only to return to town to discover that a zombie-like apocalypse has happened in their absence.

A Note Placed in the Pay Envelope of Billy “The Piano Man” Joel. — John Moe's Pop Song Correspondences A Note Placed in the Pay Envelope of Billy "The Piano Man" Joel. Hi, Billy, It's hard to find time to talk at the club since I'm busy managing the place and you're at the piano. And we need to talk.

A Retort to Carly Simon Regarding Her Charges of Vanity. — John Moe's Pop Song Correspondences A Retort to Carly Simon Regarding Her Charges of Vanity. [Originally published February 13, 2006.] Dear Carly, Nice song. Wow, you really stuck it to me, eh? Yes, ma'am. Jesus, you are one bitter woman, Carly Simon.
Jun 25, 2015

Happy b-day, Carly! From archives: "A Retort To Carly Simon Regarding Her Charges of Vanity"…

Wits potential guest blacklist — We have had a whole lot of guests on Wits over the years and we've been very careful about who to invite to appear on the show. Not everyone is welcome. Certain people are off limits. Moby Dick - impossible to mic that blowhole, bad actor.
Jun 17, 2015

RT @InfiniteGuest: On the blog, @johnmoe's list of people on the @wits guest blacklist includes Bjorn Borg, John Moe

David Schwimmer movies that could plausibly exist and be on Netflix right now — Oh, Great! (1997) - Schwim plays Charles Great, an advertising executive known for his biting sarcasm. After an encounter with a hobo (really a wizard) in an alley, his sarcasm is replaced by flattering sincerity. And oh what problems THAT causes! Anne Heche co-stars. 93 min.
Apr 28, 2015

RT @InfiniteGuest: On the blog: David Schwimmer Movies That Could Plausibly Exist And Be On Netflix Right Now, by @johnmoe

Cat people vs. dog people — So I'm very casually in the market for another dog. My family really enjoys our current dog, Dave, but Dave has never had a dog so we figure he'd enjoy having one around as well. Might even go with a puppy so he can learn our strange ways at a young age.

Episode #31: Sean Doolittle Throws Into a Sock — John Moe and Mike Fotis discuss Adrian Peterson's camel-riding party entrance, play Steve Miller Band or NCAA Men's Basketball Coach, and praise John Urschel's math wizardry. Then John and Sean Doolittle talk rehab and needless apostrophes.
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Oct 08, 2015

"Jason Smith. Playbill. Mr. Boehner, is the GOP throwing away its... shot?"

Oct 08, 2015

"Yes, I'm from Playbill and I have a question. Rep. McCarthy, why don't you want to be in the room where it happens, room where it happens?"

Oct 08, 2015

RT @daveweigel: So both of the men who ran for Vice President in 2012 are being urged to accept promotions, and can't bring themselves to.

Oct 08, 2015

I wonder if @cameronesposito gets called Carmen Esposito as often as I get called Joe Moe.

Oct 08, 2015

@SamGrittner "Why didn't people in Washington state spew volcanic ash all over Mt St Helens before it had a chance to spew ash on them?"

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