David Cross Talks With John Hodgman About Drinking on Tour, Idyllic Maine, and Donald Trump’s Delusions (New York Magazine)

by Brendan O'Malley August 04, 2016

David Cross Talks With John Hodgman About Drinking on Tour, Idyllic Maine, and Donald Trump’s Delusions (New York Magazine)

Though David Cross is known for playing fumbling dopes (Todd Margaret) and self-deluded boobs (Tobias Fünke), anyone who knows his stand-up knows that Cross is sharp, feisty, and pulls no punches while addressing hypocrisy in world politics and religion. Following a long-awaited Netflix reunion with his Mr. Show partner Bob Odenkirk titled W/Bob & David,and the third season of IFC’s The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret, Cross collected recent stage bits and hit the road. Over the course of the past seven months, he visited 86 cities, juxtaposing sillier, observational material with rants about gun control and, of course, Donald Trump.

Read John Hodgman and Matthew Love's full article and interview at Vulture.com