Archives: David Rakoff

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.

The Virtues of ‘Defensive Pessimism’

The virtues of “defensive pessimism,” with humorist David Rakoff.