The Leonard Lopate Show Edit this Published in The Leonard Lopate Show I Shudder Listen 15 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/59175/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Humor writer Paul Rudnick takes a close look at all manner of subjects: from living in a series of increasingly bizarre apartments in New York City to cavorting with his artist friends to dealing with showbiz personalities to the finer points of coping with one's family. His new book of essays is I Shudder: And Other Reactions to Life, Death, and New Jersey.