A Conversation with David Rakoff



On this hour of All Sides, we’ll re-air an interview from 2010 with prize-winning humorist David Rakoff, who died last week from the cancer that was the subject of the concluding essay in his 2010 book Half Empty. One striking quote from the interview, “The older you get, the more you know that you don’t know.”


  • David Rakoff (author, prize-winning humorist and regular contributor to public radio’s “This American Life”)

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Click here for more information on David Rakoff’s 2010 book Half Empty.

Click here for more information about Rakoff’s death on Aug. 9, 2012.


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