” In some theoretical way I know that a half-million people hear the show. But in a day-to-day way, there’s not much evidence of it. “


” But sadly, one of the problems with being on public radio is that people tend to think you’re being sincere all the time. “


” One reason I do the live shows – and the monthly speeches at public radio stations – is to remind myself that people hear the show, that it has an audience, that it exists in the world. It’s so easy to forget that. “


” When I say something untrue on the air, I mean for it to be transparently untrue. I assume people know when I’m just saying something for effect. Or to be funny. “


” I don’t tweet because I don’t need another creative venue. I don’t need another form for self-expression. I don’t need another way to get my thoughts out to people. I have one. I’m good. “


” I just have a harder time, I think, feeling close to people without self consciousness. “


” I have been shocked at the number of people who don’t watch television. “



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In some theoretical way I know that a half-million people hear the show. But in a day-to-day way, there
But sadly, one of the problems with being on public radio is that people tend to think you


One reason I do the live shows - and the monthly speeches at public radio stations - is to remind myself that people hear the show, that it has an audience, that it exists in the world. It
When I say something untrue on the air, I mean for it to be transparently untrue. I assume people know when I
I don
I just have a harder time, I think, feeling close to people without self consciousness.
I have been shocked at the number of people who don
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