Dave Barry

The Leonard Lopate Show

Life Advice from Dave Barry

Tuesday, March 03, 2015

The humorist explores the hometown of his youth, the benefits of Google Glass, the perils of home repair, and the insanity of Brazilian soccer fandom.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Dave Barry Took His Daughter to a Justin Bieber Concert and Lived to Tell the Tale

Tuesday, March 04, 2014

Pulitzer Prize winner and bestselling author Dave Barry talks about navigating family and parenthood—and what happened when he accompanied his daughter to a Justin Bieber concert. In his new book You Can Date Boys When You’re 40: Dave Barry on Parenting and Other Topics He Knows Very Little About he writes about family trips, bat mitzvah parties, and dating to funeral instructions, the differences between male and female friendships, and the deeper meaning of Fifty Shades of Grey.

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Selected Shorts

Selected Shorts: Mysterious Circumstances

Sunday, September 04, 2011

Look out! Mayhem! Cops and robbers in a hard-boiled classic, and a comic take on burglary make zesty listening. That's for this week's episode of SELECTED SHORTS, featuring "Double Check" by Thomas Walsh, read by James Naughton and "False Alarm" by Dave Barry, read by Larry Keith.