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The Working Writer, Episode 11 - Dave Barry

The Working Writer

Dave Barry. Yes, THAT Dave Barry, is our guest! The man himself talks to us about how he got started, his road from small-town journalism in Pennsylvania to big-town fun at the Miami Herald, and his writing process. Learn from this living legend and enjoy hearing about the day he won his Pulitzer Prize. Dave Barry's Website: https://www.davebarry.com Dave Barry's Blog (https://blogs.herald.com) Drop the Working Writer an email at: WorkingWriterPodcast@gmail.com Follow us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/WorkingWriterPodcast --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/brad-staggs/support

1hr 5mins

22 Aug 2021

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The Worst Class Trip Ever by Dave Barry

Calvert Library's Book Bites for Kids

Enjoy our presentation of The Worst Class Trip Ever written by Dave Barry and published by Hyperion. When the eighth grade civics class of Miami's Culver Middle School goes on a trip to Washington, D.C., Wyatt Palmer finds himself in deep trouble before the plane even lands because his best friend Matt's decided the men sitting behind them are terrorists--and it's up to the boys to stop them. The Worst Class Trip Ever is recommended for ages 9 and up for violence. Please see Common Sense Media for more information and reviews. https://bit.ly/WorstClassTrip_ReviewsThis title is available as an ebook on Libby by Overdrive.Libby eBook - http://bit.ly/WorstClassTripPlease visit www.calvertlibrary.info for more information.Music: Dub the Uke (excerpt) by Kara Square (c) copyright 2016. Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial (3.0) license. http://dig.ccmixter.org/files/mindmapthat/53340


14 Jul 2021

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1120. Author Dave Barry Tells Us What Lessons He Learned From His Dog

Animal Radio®

Dave Barry Talks About His Dog The extremely talented and very funny author, Dave Barry is our guest. He'll tell us about the lessons he has learned from his dog, Lucy. He says Lucy taught him to effectively deal with road rage. Dave also explains why he's not much of a cat fan. Listen Now Deadly Virus Makes A Comeback A young dog imported from South Korea into western Canada brought along a dangerous hitchhiker, the Asia-1 strain of canine distemper virus (CDV), which until then had not been reported in North America. Scientists at Cornell University College of Veterinary identified the virus in samples from the dog, which they suspect was part of a shipment of animals rescued from a Korean meat market. Listen Now Woman Awarded $60,000 After Dog Dies In Trainer's Care A woman in Napa, California, who's German Shepherd died while in the care of a dog trainer has been awarded $60,000 by a County court. She sued the trainer for negligence, breach of contract and violation of state health and safety codes. A necropsy revealed her dog had died from heat stress or hyperthermia after less than 3 weeks in the trainers care. Police officers also found inhumane and cruel conditions at the home where the dog, Gunnar, had likely been held. Listen Now Pet Duck? Why Not? A lot of kids go to the park to see ducks, but 8-year-old Kylie Brown of Freeport, Maine takes her duck to see the park. If you missed the viral story about Kylie and her duck, its name is Snowflake. She takes it to the pond at a park and it even returns when she calls its name. Kylie's parents say Snowflake has had to be by their daughter's side 24/7 since the day they brought him home. So they brought him in the house, put a diaper on him and now he's a house duck. Listen Now Unique Ways To Memorialize Your Pet Steve Munt wants to send the cremains of his beloved cat into space. While dog lovers have been memorializing their dogs this way for years, Steve's cat will be the first feline remains shot into space in a satellite that will circle the earth in perpetuity. Steve is our guest and he'll explain why he wants to do this. Listen Now Read more about this week's show.

1hr 19mins

20 May 2021

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Humorist Dave Barry: Idaho - A Whole Lotta Rocks!

Dialogue with Marcia Franklin

Pulitzer Prize-winning humorist Dave Barry hams it up with host Marcia Franklin at the 2014 Sun Valley Writers’ Conference. The two talk about Barry’s various misadventures in the Gem State, including tree-climbing, snowmobiling and trout fishing—and what he thinks the new motto for Idaho should be. They also discuss Barry’s partnership with Ridley Pearson on the Peter and the Starcatchers book series. Don’t forget to subscribe, and visit the Dialogue website for more conversations that matter. Originally Aired: 11/21/2014 The interview is part of Dialogue’s series “Conversations from the Sun Valley Writers' Conference” and was taped at the 2014 conference. Since 1995, the conference has been bringing together some of the world’s most well-known and illuminating authors to discuss literature and life.


16 May 2021

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S2 Ep. 18: A bagna cauda recipe, Florida Man returns, Dave Barry vs. Will Rogers, Eye exam?

Two Old Bucks

Dave shares a special recipe for Bagna Cauda from his cousin Nancy. This stuff is great but you have to quarantine for 12 hours until the garlic stops oozing from your pores.            3 cans anchovies, chopped            1 large bunch of fresh parsley, chopped            2-3 cloves garlic, minced [go for 3]            Olive oil, enough to mix so not dry Put on crackers, pasta, anything you want to taste better.  Nancy got the recipe from her grandfather who brought it from Italy. Dave reads the police blotter in the tabloid paper of a small Florida beach community where the police have a sense of humor and the residents may have too much time on their hands. Not making this up, folks.  The Bucks cringe over “Florida Man” stories recounted by Frank Cerabino, writer for the Palm Beach Post. Full credit to Frank; he’s not making these up, either. Del recognizes more friends we’ve met along the way.The Bucks discuss humorists Will Rogers and Dave Barry. Rogers: Never miss a good chance to shut up.  Barry: You should not confuse your career with your life. We’ve got plenty more of these words of wisdom.  Dave thought he was just getting a new pair of glasses. Confusion ensues.Send your thoughts to buckstwoold@gmail.com


5 May 2021

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Dave Barry

A Reagan Forum Podcast

In this week’s A Reagan Forum, we bring you bestselling author and humorist Dave Barry, who joined us in conversation on December 1, 2020. According to his website, Dave Barry has been a professional humorist ever since he discovered that professional humor was a lot easier than working. For many years he wrote a newspaper column that appeared in more than 500 newspapers across the country, winning the Pulitzer Prize for commentary in 1988.  He has also written more than 30 books. During today’s conversation with Reagan Foundation and Institute Executive Director John Heubusch, Dave Barry discusses his writing career and his love of dogs, not to mention the softcover release of his latest book, Lessons from Lucy, the Simple Joys of an Old, Happy Dog, in which Dave decides that his dog is aging better than he is, and it’s time to figure out why. Let’s listen.

1hr 1min

21 Jan 2021

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Alan Zweibel in conversation with Dave Barry

Live Talks Los Angeles

Alan Zweibel in conversation with Dave Barry at Live Talks Los Angeles discussing his memoir, "Laugh Lines: My Life Helping Funny People Be Funnier." The talk was virtual and taped on April 2 from the Live Talks Los Angeles studios. For more information on Live Talks Los Angeles -- upcoming events, videos and podcast -- visit livetalksla.org and subscribe to this podcast.

1hr 16mins

16 Jan 2021

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Dave Barry (Rebroadcast)

Live From My Office

If you ask me, he’s one of the funniest people in the world. If you ask him… he’s just okay. Dave Barry is Live From My Office to talk about the biggest problem with grandchildren, how he’s adjusting to life in a pandemic, and Duels.SHOW NOTESEpisode originally aired on July 14th, 2020


25 Nov 2020

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The Worst Class Trip Ever by Dave Barry

Book Club for Kids

Did your class field trip to DC get cancelled? No worries, we'll take you on "The Worst Class Trip Ever" with writer Dave Barry. Kids from Washington debunk the stereotypes folks outside the beltway have about their hometown. Congressman Jeff Denham of California is celebrity reader. Dave Barry talks about why he's funny. Kitty Felde is host. Find out how you can be on the show: bookclubforkids.org


23 Sep 2020

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Dave Barry 03-20-14 (rebroadcast)

LFPL's At the Library Series

Dubbed "the funniest man in America" by the New York Times, Dave Barry explores the twin mysteries of parenthood and families in "You Can Date Boys When You're Forty." In his new release, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author tackles everything from family trips to bat mitzvah parties to accompanying his daughter to a Justin Bieber concert.

4 Aug 2020