Race to the Bottom on Radio Free Brooklyn
Race to the Bottom
Hosted by Jon Reid.
With abundant help from his callers, sure-footed host Jon Reid guides listeners on a rapid descent from the heights of absurdity to the profound depths of shared human experience. File under: Music, movies, middle school, manicotti, the Mets, meta-narratives, manuscripts, man vs man, man vs nature, man vs manure, and malfeasance.

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Category: Comedy, Eclectic

About Jon Reid

Jon Reid hosted an earlier iteration of Race to the Bottom in Asheville, North Carolina, where he went to college, made music, and delivered thousands of pizzas. He now lives in New York City with his wife and teaches middle school at MS 43,002 in The Bronx. He is working on a new album of music as well as a memoir about his years in the pizza game.

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Complete archive can be found at jonathan-reid.podomatic.com

  • Episode 3- March 16, 2019
    by Jon Reid on March 16, 2019 at 7:32 pm

    A call from literary expert, Tompkins Wilder, a meditation on the politics of losers, and a call from Howie about the upcoming season of the New York Mets, lots of music, and much more. Listen →

  • Episode 1- March 1, 2019
    by Jon Reid on March 2, 2019 at 5:38 pm

    Race to the Bottom is back after an almost six year hiatus. Calls from Dr Dad and Cheryl, a parent of one of the climate activist kids who tried to sway Senator Feinstein toward supporting the Green New Deal. Listen →