May 6, 2019 Issue-- We discuss Jeffrey Toobin on Michael Cohen; a genius Rivka Galchen piece about the moon; critic Adam Kirch on a new Buber bio; & a takedown of the new David Brooks


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This week! Dan and Eric dicuss Jeffrey Toobin's piece about Michael Cohen, his history, his illegal deeds and how he turned on Trump; Rivka Galchen on the past, present and future of lunar travel and moon mythology; Adam Kirsch on Jewish philosopher Martin Buber and his beliefs about intimacy with God; Benjamin Wallace-Wells critique of David Brooks' most recent book; and Eric's experience seeing Hilton Als speak with poets Brenda Shaughnessy and Michael Dickman. Plus: the Goose shows up, on the pod and on the potty.

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