Guest Picks: Ira Berkow

Former New York Times columnist Ira Berkow was on the Leonard Lopate Show recently to talk about following the New York Mets for the last 50 years. He also told us that he's a fan of Little Richard. Find out what else he's a fan of!

What have you read or seen over the past year (book, play, film, etc…) that moved or surprised you?

         The Path to Power by Robert Caro
         “42,” film about Jackie Robinson


What are you listening to right now?

         Leonard Lopate


What’s the last great book you read?

         In Character by John Mortimer


What’s one thing you’re a fan of that people might not expect?

         Little Richard


What’s your favorite comfort food?

         Cheese Blintzes