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Episode 243
Sherman Alexie, W. Kamau Bell, Run on Sentence
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Author Sherman Alexie debates comedian W. Kamau Bell about who had it worse, Vladimir Putin makes a surprise appearance, and Portland duo Run on Sentence break your heart just a little.

Sherman Alexie
Deemed "One of the major lyric voices of our time" by The New York Times Book Review, Sherman Alexie is an award-winning author, poet, novelist and performer. His latest book (his 24th!) is Blasphemy.

W. Kamau Bell

Socio-political comedian the NY Times called “the most promising new talent in political comedy in many years," San Francisco based, W. Kamau Bell is best known for his television show, Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell and for his weekly blog for the San Francisco Weekly. He was voted San Francisco’s best comedian by the SF Weekly, the SF Bay Guardian, and 7×7 Magazine.

Run on Sentence
This gypsy-folk, lo-fi indie band is the moniker for lead singer/songwriter Dustin Hamman, along with the help of an ever-rotating band of talented Portland-based musicians. They've recently released a sampler from their upcoming record, Feelings.