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Paul Giamatti, Stephen Asma talk about bringing their ‘weird topics’ podcast to Portland

Posted on AllSides May 14th, 2024
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The world of podcasts is filled with shows that feature comics cracking jokes, fans obsessing over pop culture ephemera, and throat-clearingly earnest experts weighing in on everything from current events to ancient history. All of which makes “Chinwag,” hosted by Oscar-nominated actor Paul Giamatti and philosophy professor Stephen Asma, especially refreshing. True to its title – which one dictionary defines as “a long and pleasant conversation between friends” – “Chinwag” is unpretentious yet brainy, and reflects its hosts’ wide-ranging interests and curiosity about an eclectic assortment of topics. Giamatti and...

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