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Wtf With Marc Maron

Podcasting Across the U.S.A.

J.J. Colagrande | Posted 03.01.2016 | Entertainment
J.J. Colagrande

Ever find yourself driving cross country hung-over on a deadline to make it home towing a loosely packed U-Haul that swayed erratically with a buddy w...

Why I Invited Marc Maron to Speak at Princeton University

Julian E. Zelizer | Posted 10.06.2015 | College
Julian E. Zelizer

Besides the fact that stand-up comedy often provides some of the most insightful commentary about American culture, Marc Maron is living proof of the great potential in modern communications technology.

What Fear Of Saying 'The N-Word' Really Means

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 06.24.2015 | Black Voices

President Obama's much-discussed interview with comedian Marc Maron this week drove news outlets into a tizzy after the president said a racial epithe...

Obama Admits He's Pretty Bad At Basketball Now

The Huffington Post | Justin Block | Posted 06.23.2015 | Sports

The first Baller-In-Chief is past his prime.

President Obama To Appear On Marc Maron's 'WTF' Podcast

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 06.18.2015 | Comedy

"Are you sitting down?" So began the latest episode of Marc Maron's "WTF" podcast when he revealed the news that next week's guest will be none oth...

Why Comedian/Podcaster Marc Maron is a Preist and a Prophet

Christian Piatt | Posted 05.26.2016 | Entertainment
Christian Piatt

Originally known as a crass, nihilistic comedian, Marc Maron found a remarkable second life for himself in podcasting. And before you stop reading right there, consider that Marc's WTF podcast is the first-ever podcast to be catalogued by the Library of Congress.

The Maron/Maron split

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.20.2016 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

No one is more surprised to find Marc Maron sitting securely atop a tidy little media empire than Maron himself. As his self-titled series on the IFC channel, Maron, enters its third season, there's a marked fork in the path between the fortunes of Marc Maron, the TV character, and Marc Maron, the actor who portrays him.

Marc Maron Remembers 'Horrifying' Conversation With Robin Williams About Suicide

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 11.06.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Marc Maron's powerful interview with Robin Williams, which he conducted for his "WTF" podcast in April 2010 and re-released this summer, was seen in a...

Marc Maron's 'Sad' Conversation With An 'Isolated' Jay Leno

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 11.09.2014 | Comedy

Marc Maron opened up about his relationships with two famous fellow comedians during a frank conversation with HuffPost Live on Thursday. Maron tol...

'Maron' Season Two: Marc Maron on Accidental Joke Theft, His Directorial Debut and Finally Getting It Together as a Performer

Julie Seabaugh | Posted 07.05.2014 | Comedy
Julie Seabaugh

Maron's eponymous IFC series returns for a second season May 8 at 10 p.m., with guests including Conan O'Brien, Sarah Silverman, Ray Romano, David Cross, Karen Kilgariff, Rob Riggle, Wyatt Cenac, Bill Burr and more.

15 Minutes With Marc Maron

Jon Steely | Posted 10.16.2013 | TV
Jon Steely

Marc Maron is one of the most honest and affecting comedic voices of today. But, for those unfamiliar, don't expect the sensibilities of Jay Leno or Bill Cosby.

Iron Chef's Advice: 'Just Pick A Thing And Be It'

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Orchant | Posted 08.21.2013 | Taste

Alex Guarnaschelli drops some truth bombs.

'Gladiator' Sequel Was To Be Called 'Christ Killer'

Posted 07.13.2013 | Entertainment

So, about that "Gladiator" sequel that's been in the works for, oh, 12 years? Some odd new details have emerged regarding its progress -- or lack ther...

Why I Love Marc Maron's New Show (Maron), But Have to Watch it With One Eye Shut

Rebecca Jane Weinstein | Posted 08.07.2013 | TV
Rebecca Jane Weinstein

I am in desperate and ridiculous TV love with Marc Maron, despite the fact that I know he is so wrong for me.

One Show Jon Stewart Won't Go On

Posted 04.30.2013 | Comedy

Marc Maron has made no secret of his ongoing plea for Jon Stewart to come on his show, and on a recent appearance on HuffPost Live, the acclaimed "WTF...

The Reinvention Movement: Claim Your Uniqueness

Russell C. Smith | Posted 06.03.2013 | Business
Russell C. Smith

Every day people who never imagined themselves as inventors, business owners, culture shifters, and reinventors have begun exploring all those unexplored sides of who they are, and what they might become.

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The Awkward James Franco Interview Everyone's Talking About

HuffingtonPost.com | Katla McGlynn | Posted 03.11.2013 | Comedy

AUSTIN, TX -- Marc Maron hosted another live edition of his "WTF" podcast Sunday afternoon at the South By Southwest festival featuring actor and perp...

What Do You Want To See In A Podcast Recap?

Ross Luippold | Posted 08.22.2012 | Comedy
Ross Luippold

Exciting news: HuffPost Comedy is going to start covering podcasts. What that means, exactly, is partly up to you. Like many fans of comedy, I have come to rely on podcasts as a valuable and enriching part of my humor diet. I first started listening to Jimmy Pardo's "Never Not Funny" around 2007, and it provided a valuable roadmap for tracing the origin and evolution of comedy podcasting.

WATCH: 'My Heroes Were Always Drug Addicts'

Posted 06.18.2012 | Comedy

"My heroes were always drug addicts," Marc Maron begins his interview with CNN's Red Chair series. "It wasn't a sports guy. It was always the beatniks...

WATCH: Marc Maron And Conan Share Good Laugh Over Autoerotic Asphyxiation

Posted 05.17.2012 | Comedy

Marc Maron stopped by "Conan" on Wednesday, and shared a good laugh with Conan and Andy over autoerotic asphyxiation, a staple of talk show banter sin...

Do You Need More Marc Maron In Your Life?

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 04.16.2012 | Comedy

Attention all WTFers, WTF buddies, WTFineers, WTFniks, and WTFericans. Soon, you'll be able to buy a two-disc compilation documenting the first 100 ep...

WATCH: Todd Glass Gives Update Since Coming Out

Posted 02.21.2012 | Comedy

Todd Glass stopped by "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" on Monday, and updated Fallon the aftermath of his very public coming out on "WTF with Marc Maron...

LISTEN: Why Did Bill Maher Hate College?

Posted 02.14.2012 | Comedy

While a student, Bill Maher was not a fan of his alma mater, Cornell University. And to this day, he continues to have bad associations with the schoo...

SXSW Comedy Announces Podcast Lineup

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 02.06.2012 | Comedy

South By Southwest, the wide-ranging media festival held in Austin, TX in March, has announced its planned live comedy podcast tapings for 2012. In ad...

Beloved Comedian Comes Out As Gay On 'WTF'

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 01.17.2012 | Comedy

Stand-up comedian Todd Glass, a fixture of the Los Angeles comedy community, publicly came out as gay on Monday's episode of the podcast "WTF with Mar...