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Movies! Music! Celebrities embarrassing themselves! KEEP IT has it all. Each week, Ira Madison III, Louis Virtel, and Aida Osman are joined by comedians, journalists, actors, musicians, activists, politicians and more to discuss the latest ways pop culture and entertainment are intersecting with politics and society. New episodes drop every Wednesday.

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    • Society & Culture
    • 4.8 • 38 Ratings

Movies! Music! Celebrities embarrassing themselves! KEEP IT has it all. Each week, Ira Madison III, Louis Virtel, and Aida Osman are joined by comedians, journalists, actors, musicians, activists, politicians and more to discuss the latest ways pop culture and entertainment are intersecting with politics and society. New episodes drop every Wednesday.

    “Pull Up in the Sondheim” (with Porsha Williams)

    “Pull Up in the Sondheim” (with Porsha Williams)

    Ira, Louis, and guest host Zach Stafford discuss Sondheim’s legacy, Virgil Abloh, the Grammys, the new Jussie Smollet trial, and share Keep It’s First Annual Holiday Gift Guide. Plus, Porsha Williams joins to discuss her time on Real Housewives and her new memoir Pursuit of Porsha.

    Gift Guide
    Louis:


    All About Me by Mel Brooks


    Half Truth (board game)

    Zach:

    Tiffany champagne flute

    Coffee Butt scrub

    Aesop handsoap

    Birthjays (or joint candles) 

    Ira:


    The Midwest Survival Guide by Charlie Berens

    Every Outfit on Sex and the City etc, Yowie


    Written on the Wind, 2022


    A Swim in a Pond in the Rain by George Saunders

    A24 Joya Genre Candles






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    • 1 hr 47 min
    “It’s Very Giving” (with Joshua Henry)

    “It’s Very Giving” (with Joshua Henry)

    Ira, Louis, and guest host Kimberly Drew discuss internet moments they’re thankful for this year, fact and fiction in King Richard, Adele’s new album 30, and more. Plus, Joshua Henry joins to discuss Broadway after a pandemic and his latest film, Tick, Tick… Boom!


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    • 1 hr 39 min
    All Too Well (Jake’s Version) (with Steven Yeun)

    All Too Well (Jake’s Version) (with Steven Yeun)

    Ira, Louis, and guest host Michelle Collins discuss Jake Gyllenhaal’s association with Taylor Swift and place in popular culture at large, Britney’s freedom, Harry Styles’ fashion, Love It or List It, Spencer, and their favorite film adaptations of plays and musicals. Plus, Steven Yeun joins to discuss his latest film (a play adaption!) The Humans, his journey from improv to Oscar nomination, and more.


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    • 1 hr 42 min
    The Fresh Prince Diaries (with Lana Wood)

    The Fresh Prince Diaries (with Lana Wood)

    Ira and Louis dive into old Hollywood mysteries and more as they chat with Lana Wood about her new memoir Little Sister, which digs into the 1981 boating incident that led to the death of her sister and famed actress Natalie Wood. Plus, guest host Franchesca Ramsey joins to discuss Will Smith’s revealing new memoir, the allure of Joe Jonas, BuzzFeed’s list of celebs with “no haters,” Aaron Rodgers' turning heel, and why memeing the Astroworld tragedy sucks.


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    • 1 hr 37 min
    "What Nancy Meyers Fans Want" (with Gaby Hoffmann)

    "What Nancy Meyers Fans Want" (with Gaby Hoffmann)

    Ira, Louis, and guest host Sylvia Obell discuss Chris Pratt as Garfield, Kim Kardashian and Pete Davidson's alleged romance, the Real Housewives of Dubai, Days of Our Lives revisiting Marlena's possession storyline, classic Meryl Streep films, and the latest seasons of Succession, Insecure, and You. Plus, Gaby Hoffmann joins to discuss her new Mike Mills film C'mon C'mon, Nancy Meyers films, and more.



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    • 1 hr 40 min
    “The Last Biopic Show” (with Claire Foy)

    “The Last Biopic Show” (with Claire Foy)

    Ira, Louis, and guest host Saeed Jones discuss Dune and the state of Hollywood sci-fi films, this fall’s slate of upcoming biopics and their favorite and least favorite films in the genre, Adele’s Vogue 73 Questions, the tragedy on the set of Alec Baldwin’s new film, and Dave Chappelle’s response to the Netflix protests. Plus, Claire Foy joins to discuss her new biopic The Electrical Life of Louis Wain, her iconic past roles, and more.


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    • 1 hr 46 min

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38 Ratings

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