On The Road With Jonathan Blum

Portrait painter (and 102nd stranger featured on this site) Jonathan Blum has announced his travel plans for November and December, so if you’re looking to meet him and buy some of his unique art here’s your chance. He’ll be at festivals and other events in New York and Washington, DC….

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Throwback Thursday 37: The Doctor Is In

Quick reminder to sign up for the Dining With Strangers mailing list and get notified every time I post a new dinner interview. To subscribe, just enter your email address in the box on the right column. Now back to the regularly scheduled Throwback Thursday. The 37th dinner with a…

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Throwback Thursday 36: Celebrating Charleston

Before getting into the 36th Throwback Thursday, a reminder to sign up for my mailing list to get notified when I post a new interview (including the 123rd, coming Monday). The subscription box is top of the right-hand column on the site’s main page. My 36th dinner was the second…

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Stephen Tobolowsky’s Spanish Prayer Book

If you’ve ever wanted to see actor and writer Stephen Tobolowsky (the 66th dinner stranger) perform, you’ve got a great chance to do so next month in Los Angeles at one of his six performances in a play. Stephen, perhaps best known as insurance salesman Ned Ryerson in the movie…

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Alex English Joins The National Lampoons

Congratulations to comedian Alex English (the 113th stranger featured on this site) who will be part of the cast launching a reboot of the “National Lampoon Radio Hour” as a podcast. The original radio comedy series, from 1973, featured Bill Murray, Chevy Chase, Gilda Radner and more. According to Variety,…

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Throwback Thursday 34: Florida’s Funambulist

Side note before today’s throwback: Apologies for not uploading a dinner interview since my June lunch in New York with adult model DeAngelo Jackson, but I *finally* sat down with a stranger for the 123rd interview last week and the 124th will be happening next week. They’ll be online later…

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Jane Lynch Wins An Emmy, Creates A Netflix Show

Jane Lynch, featured on this site as the 117th stranger along with her occasional performing partner Kate Flannery, is working on a new Netflix comedy show that’s said to be a modern day take on “The Golden Girls.” According to Variety, Jane is working on the show alongside singer Cyndi Lauper…

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