Guest Picks: Mike Daisey
Monday, October 24, 2011
Mike Daisey spoke to Leonard Lopate about his latest one-man show, "The Agony and the Ecstasy of Steve Jobs," and he also revealed that he's a fan of yoga. Find out what he's been reading and watching recently...
What have you read or seen over the past year that moved or surprised you?
Sam Waterston’s King Lear – he’s a magnetic, intelligent performer who is heartbreaking.
What are you listening to right now?
The Rapture, and LCD Soundsystem
What’s the last great book you read?
Guns, Germs and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies, by Jared Diamond, and
Moby Dick, which I reread every year if I can
What’s one thing you’re a fan of that people might not expect?
Yoga, and Suzanne Morrison’s book “Yoga Bitch”
What’s your favorite comfort food?
Fried Chicken and collard greens, in moderation