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11 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Merrill Markoe. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Merrill Markoe, often where they are interviewed.

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11 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Merrill Markoe. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Merrill Markoe, often where they are interviewed.

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Looking for the Illogical with Merrill Markoe

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Merrill Markoe is a comedian, comedy writer, author of ten books, and Emmy award Winning writer and producer of the Late Show with David Letterman.


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Feb 19 2020 · 1hr 3mins
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Emmy Award Winning Comedy Writer Merrill Markoe Gets Another Award..Talks Letterman Show and Beyond... Plus, Pulitzer Prize Winner, James Risen, on Iran, Trump and the Rise of the Religious Right

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Mark welcomes back the audience and J Elvis Weinstein!

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As head writer on the Letterman Show (both daytime and late night) Merrill has influenced the entire culture and genre of contemporary talk shows.

We visit with her as she writes her acceptance speech for the prestigious Paddy Chayefsky Laurel Award from the Writers Guild and reflects on her award winning work with the Letterman shows--work that shaped a generation of comedy.

J Elvis Weinstein joins Mark Thompson for the talk with Merrill.

Then, Pulitzer Prize winning journalist, James Risen on Iran, the U.S. intelligence community and a reinvigorated abortion debate in America.

00:00-07:20 Mark welcomes back the audience and J Elvis Weinstein!

720-41:10   Merrill Markoe on Comedy

41:25- 1:17:30 James Risen on Intel Community, Iran and Abortion Rights

reach the show at: edgewithmarkthompson@gmail.com

Jan 26 2020 · 1hr 17mins

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Emmy Award Winning Comedy Writer Merrill Markoe Gets Another Award..Talks Letterman Show and Beyond... Plus, Pulitzer Prize Winner, James Ri

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Mark welcomes back the audience and J Elvis Weinstein! Then... As head writer on the Letterman Show (both daytime and late night) Merrill has influenced the entire culture and genre of contemporary talk shows. We visit with her as she writes her acceptance speech for the prestigious Paddy Chayefsky Laurel Award from the Writers Guild and reflects on her award winning work with the Letterman shows--work that shaped a generation of comedy. J Elvis Weinstein joins Mark Thompson for the talk with Merrill. Then, Pulitzer Prize winning journalist, James Risen on Iran, the U.S. intelligence community and a reinvigorated abortion debate in America. 00:00-07:20 Mark welcomes back the audience and J Elvis Weinstein! 720-41:10   Merrill Markoe on Comedy 41:25- 1:17:30 James Risen on Intel Community, Iran and Abortion Rights reach the show at: edgewithmarkthompson@gmail.com
Jan 26 2020 · 1hr 17mins
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Episode 34 | Merrill Markoe

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Scott chats with multi-Emmy-winning comedy writer and performer Merrill Markoe about breaking into TV writing, her years working with David Letterman as he was coming up, and her audiobook (co-written with Megan Koester), "The Indignities of Being a Woman."

May 15 2019 · 1hr 26mins

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"Glitter Problem" ft. Merrill Markoe and Megan Koester

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Tess is out this week but never fear, the hilarious Merrill Markoe (@MerrillMarkoe) and Megan Koester (@BornFeral) are here! They discuss witches, prepping for the apocalypse, and the history of women in society. The ladies also talk about skiing injuries, forced socialization, and what to do with your rusted Emmys. They answer a lady problem from a listener who's worried about her new boyfriend's abilities in bed.

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Jan 09 2019 · 1hr 10mins
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#25 - Merrill Markoe & Megan Koester

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The legendary TV writer/comedian/author Merrill Markoe (Late Night with David Letterman) and the brilliant writer/comedian/author Megan Koester (Vice) discuss their new audiobook, The Indignities of Being a Woman.

Find The Indignities of Being a Woman on Audible here.

Follow Merrill Markoe on Twitter at @merrillmarkoe, and Megan Koester on Twitter and Instagram at @bornferal. Alison Stevenson is @justaboutglad, and Alexandra Tweten is @alexandratweten.

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Theme song is "I Can't" by Feeling Feelings. Transition music is "Addictive Personality" by Toulouse Control. Logo design is by Dylan Lathrop.

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Oct 04 2018 · 1hr 2mins
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"THE INDIGNITY OF BEING A WOMAN" -- Merrill Markoe and Megan Koester on Their New Audio Book

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The Indignities of Being a Woman is the new audio book from comedy writers, Merrill Markoe and Megan Koester. The book details (in an entertaining way because they ARE comedy writers) the ways in which societies around the world have discounted women in society with a resentment and denial of their critical place in societies and cultures. J. Elvis Weinstein joins Mark with Merrill and Megan. The episode starts with political analyst, Michael Shure.  Michael explains how mid-term election polling is done and what it's indicating so far. Michael also shares his thoughts on the politics of the Brett Kavanaugh nomination and the likely outcome. Reach us at edgewithmarkthompson@gmail.com 00-04:45 Mark intro 04:45-23:40 Michael Shure  23:40-1:33:50 Merrill Markoe, Megan Koester and J. Elvis Weinstein      (warning for explicit language and occasional mature themes)
Oct 02 2018 · 1hr 34mins
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"THE INDIGNITY OF BEING A WOMAN" -- Merrill Markoe and Megan Koester on Their New Audio Book

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The Indignities of Being a Woman is the new audio book from comedy writers, Merrill Markoe and Megan Koester.

The book details (in an entertaining way because they ARE comedy writers) the ways in which societies around the world have discounted women in society with a resentment and denial of their critical place in societies and cultures.

J. Elvis Weinstein joins Mark with Merrill and Megan.

The episode starts with political analyst, Michael Shure.  Michael explains how mid-term election polling is done and what it's indicating so far.

Michael also shares his thoughts on the politics of the Brett Kavanaugh nomination and the likely outcome.

Reach us at edgewithmarkthompson@gmail.com

00-04:45 Mark intro

04:45-23:40 Michael Shure 

23:40-1:33:50 Merrill Markoe, Megan Koester and J. Elvis Weinstein      (warning for explicit language and occasional mature themes)

Oct 02 2018 · 1hr 34mins
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Embedded in Trump Country Watching The State of The Union...Then: Dead people, Jerry Lewis and The Impossible Burger: Writer/Producer, Merrill Markoe    

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Michael Shure returns from watching the State of the Union speech deep in Trump country.  

In THE FAST 15, Michael answers the question: What would it take for Democrats to get political control in Congress again and how close are they?     Then, Mark discusses what’s happening to singer James Brown’s estate.   Brown wanted to support economically disadvantaged kids with millions of dollars but they may never get it.   That’s the first 20 minutes of the show when Mark Thompson speaks with Michael Shure.   Then: Dead people, Jerry Lewis and The Impossible Burger.  A chat with producer, writer, comedian, Merrill Markoe.  (24 mins into episode)   Former co-host, Heather Ankeny also makes an appearance to join Mark and J. Elvis Weinstein.    She’s back for this episode and updates us on her life as an engaged woman living in Northern California.     Then Merrill Markoe talks about dead people, entertainers and food.
Feb 09 2018 · 1hr 6mins
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TDF EP104 – Merrill Markoe

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is on the show. She has a new and you should know who she is, really. Best known for working on Letterman, making up stuff like Stupid Pet Tricks, she’s written . I talk too much but I learn stuff too. It’s so good.
 
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NOTES:
Dragon Tattoo… safe space..yet…
What Merrill is Reading
Mar 02 2012 · 1hr 5mins
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