13 episodes

Welcome to Morning Meeting, where AIR MAIL’s Ashley Baker and Michael Hainey take you inside the stories people are talking about this week—and tip you off to the ones the editors are talking about for next week. We cover the people shaping your world that you want to know more about (and more often the stuff they don’t want you to know about). And we talk with friends of AIR MAIL—writers, reporters, and style-setters. So listen in every Saturday as Morning Meeting brings you what’s new and exciting from the world of AIR MAIL. 

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Welcome to Morning Meeting, where AIR MAIL’s Ashley Baker and Michael Hainey take you inside the stories people are talking about this week—and tip you off to the ones the editors are talking about for next week. We cover the people shaping your world that you want to know more about (and more often the stuff they don’t want you to know about). And we talk with friends of AIR MAIL—writers, reporters, and style-setters. So listen in every Saturday as Morning Meeting brings you what’s new and exciting from the world of AIR MAIL. 

    Thomas Keller Talks Turkey

    Thomas Keller Talks Turkey

    As the man behind the French Laundry, Per Se, and Bouchon, Thomas Keller is one of the world's most renowned chefs. Who better to ask what to do with your Thanksgiving leftovers?

    • 26 min
    Lockdown with Larry David

    Lockdown with Larry David

    Cazzie David has written some of AIR MAIL’s funniest pieces. She’s also managed to survive lockdown with her father, Larry David. This week, she speaks about that, and her new book.

    • 32 min
    David Sedaris on Trump

    David Sedaris on Trump

    If you loved last week’s conversation, you won’t be disappointed this week, as Sedaris tells Ashley and Mike what he won’t miss about Donald Trump.

    • 32 min
    David Sedaris Brings the Laughs

    David Sedaris Brings the Laughs

    Desperate to hear something besides cable-TV election updates? On Morning Meeting, we've got just what you need: smart conversation that will make you laugh and stories that will transport you.

    • 32 min
    Exclusive—A Pre-Election Interview with the Coronavirus

    Exclusive—A Pre-Election Interview with the Coronavirus

    In this week's episode, Ashley and Mike talk to Scott Z. Burns, the writer of Contagion. They also get the story behind a WeWork-related short film starring Gwyneth Paltrow's cousin

    • 35 min
    Bad Behavior: Lolita Sex Scandal; Vice's Meltdown

    Bad Behavior: Lolita Sex Scandal; Vice's Meltdown

    This week's guests are AIR MAIL writer at large William D. Cohan, who takes us inside his reporting on Vice Media (7:53), and Duff Lambros, a former Trump-appointed judge (of a beauty pageant, but still!), with some judicious advice for Amy Coney Barrett (18:43). Plus, hear about the 1-percenters who are escaping lockdown (3:08).

    • 31 min

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