“Elton Jim” reacts to Woody Allen’s book publisher succumbing to pressure and celebrity blackmail, plus “COVID-19 mania”

Elton Jim’s Captain Pod-tastic
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In this 199th episode of “Elton Jim” Turano’s “CAPTAIN POD-TASTIC,” Jim Turano discusses the recent decision by book publishing house, Hachette, to drop the upcoming Woody Allen autobiography.   Due to pressure from employees and Ronan Farrow — Allen’s estranged son — the publisher cowardly decided to support censorship and succumbed to celebrity blackmail.  Also in the “Pop Culture Club,” regular contributor, Emily Armanetti’ discusses how COVID-19 hits her hometown of Austin, Texas.

‘Elton Jim’ Turano’s ‘Captain Pod-tastic’

“Elton Jim” Turano’s “Captain Pod-tastic” is an hour-long weekly podcast that features Jim Turano discussing and commenting on a variety of topics in the news in a style that only he can, as well as sharing the frequent and hilarious “misadventures” of his personal life. (Click for more.)
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