The Sex, Drugs and Cocoa Puffs author talks Kanye 2020, Hamilton, the Kardashians and what he did to piss off Neil deGrasse Tyson.


This week, we’re joined by Chuck Klosterman, prolific culture critic and author of Sex, Drugs and Cocoa Puffs. To pre-game for the interview, we (literally) take a page out of that book and ask each other questions from his piece, “23 Questions I Ask Everybody I Meet In Order To Decide If I Can Really Love Them.”

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After we decide if we can love each other (we can), Chuck joins us for a chat about his new book, But What If We’re Wrong?, and tells us why everything we think about the past is wrong:

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And we cap things off with the song Chuck hopes makes it to 2516, “The Boys Are Back in Town” by Thin Lizzy:

Until next week!

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Chuck Klosterman on Why We’re Wrong about the Past, the Future and Almost Everything Else 14 April,2017Emmanuel Hapsis

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Emmanuel Hapsis

Emmanuel Hapsis is the creator and editor of KQED Pop and also the host of The Cooler. He studied creative writing at University of Maryland and went on to receive his MFA in the field from California College of the Arts. In his free time, he sings his heart out at karaoke.

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