The Dead Authors Podcast
Legendary time-traveling writer H.G. Wells (Paul F. Tompkins) welcomes literary giants to The Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in Los Angeles for a lively discussion in front of a live audience. Unscripted, barely researched, all fun! Guests include Andy Richter, Maya Rudolph, Matt Gourley, Jen Kirkman, Andy Daly, Scott Aukerman, John Ross Bowie and many more! Follow us on Twitter: @DeadAuthorPod. For more information on The Echo Park Time Travel Mart and 826LA’s many tutoring and writing programs, visit
Chapter 16: Gore Vidal, featuring Marc Evan Jackson

Chapter 16: H.G. Wells (Paul F. Tompkins) welcomes Gore Vidal (Marc Evan Jackson) who brings a truckload of truculence to the Dead Authors stage. For fans of smug dismissiveness, this episode is a must!

Direct download: Chapter_16_-_Gore_Vidal.mp3
Category:comedy -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

  • Very underrated episode--I was in tears laughing--every bit as good as PG Wodehouse and Agatha Christie.

    posted by: Uplandmad on 2014-06-21 19:19:00

  • Perfect (uncanny) impression of Gore Vidal. I suspect most of your young audience may not get it. One of the funniest episodes of DAP.

    posted by: Sez on 2013-11-08 16:12:25

  • Never one to question Mr. Wells, but I was confused as to how to Mr. Vidal would know if Jack Klugman was dead when he died 5 months after Mr. Vidal.

    posted by: Greg on 2013-04-04 20:16:12

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