The Dinner Party Download featuring Tennis
St. Paul, Minn. — This week on The Dinner Party Download...
"Where The Wild Things Are" director Spike Jonze tells us about a tractor trip.
Small Talk: Andrew Womack
Andrew Womack, editor of daily online magazine The Morning News, makes Boring 2010... interesting.
A History Lesson with Booze: The Washington Generals and "The Eternal Optimist"
Learn about the day the biggest losers in sports' history finally won. Then slam dunk a custom cocktail courtesy of Eric Holzherr, owner and bar maestro at Wisdom in Washington, D.C.
Guest(s) of Honor: Tennis
Get ready to puke: Two kids fall in love, save their money, buy a boat, live on it for seven months, get married, write songs about the experience, songs leak on the internet, the world loves them, the kids sign to a label, record a full-length and are now being interviewed on shows like the Dinner Party Download.
The couple in question, Patrick Riley and Alaina Moore -- aka Tennis -- tell Brendan about growing up landlocked and living la vida luddite.
To hear a longer version of the show -- and to catch a new song from the band Happy Birthday -- head to dinnerpartydownload.org.
- All Things Considered, 01/07/2011, 6:19 p.m.