Live Wire 221: Jen Kirkman, Dan Savage, The Builders and the Butchers | Live Wire Radio
Episode 221
Jen Kirkman, Dan Savage, The Builders and the Butchers
This episode was originally taped at a live show on June 1, 2013

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A standup comic who joined a fear of flying support group at Boston's Logan Airport called "Logan's Heroes," a band that's never once played the state of Texas without a disaster striking, and America's most read sex and relationship advice columnist. 
Jen Kirkman is a stand-up comedian based out of Los Angles and a regular contributor to Funny or Die's Drunk History, which is about what it sounds like. (You can see her star turn here.) She also regularly appears on late-night talk show Chelsea Lately and has a number of comedy albums out. Her first book, I Can Barely Take Care of Myself: Tales From a Happy Life Without Kids, was released in April.
Dan Savage writes the internationally syndicated sex advice column Savage Love for Seattle's The Stranger and man, has he got some advice to give about sex. He's written over 700 columns, appeared on CNN, MSNBC, and The Colbert Report, and contributed segments to This American Life. His book credits include The Kid: What Happened When My Boyfriend and I Decided to Get Pregnant, Skipping Towards Gomorrah and The Commitment: Love, Sex, Marriage and My Family.
The Builders and the Butchers make music like a circus train with no brakes. Which is to say powerfully and without regard for the consequences. To date, the they have 3 full length albums out, including Dead Reckoning from Badman Recording.