"Poetic License" with Pete Holmes, Franny Choi, and Pink Martini | Live Wire Radio
Episode #390
Pete Holmes, Franny Choi, and Pink Martini
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In this special Live Wire episode, host Luke Burbank catches up with comedian Pete Holmes on his Comedy Sex God book tour, where he explains how TV success took him in a new spiritual direction; poet Franny Choi discusses how she incorporated Google Translate and the Turing Test into her latest collection Soft Science; and powerhouse vocalist Jimmie Herrod, with Pink Martini, performs a rendition of the classic ballad “The Exodus Song.”

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  • Host Luke Burbank catches up with comedian Pete Holmes on his Comedy Sex God book tour, where he explains how TV success took him in a new spiritual direction at 2:34
  • Poet Franny Choi discusses how she incorporated Google Translate and the Turing Test into her latest collection Soft Science at 28:53
  • Powerhouse vocalist Jimmie Herrod, with Pink Martini, performs a rendition of the classic ballad “The Exodus Song” at 47:57

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