She’s a comic, writer, radio talk show, and as far as I know, the only person to interview anyone in a bathtub (well, her bathtub anyway). She’s Sara Benincasa, and she’s in a word: frickin’ amazing. OK, that’s two words. The comedienne arguably isn’t a household name just yet but she will be – trust me, bub. Thus far, you’ve seen her as a citizen journalist for the 2008 MTV Choose or Lose Street Team, Huffington Post’s humor site 23/6, and Nerve.com to name a few (the aforementioned “Tub Talk with Sara B.” aired there).
She also has staged two acclaimed shows “Family Hour with Auntie Sara” and “Agorafabulous” in NYC, and talks about sex (imagine that word in the tone of Adam Sandler’s vintage “are these people having…seeeex or weight lifting sketch” and it’s pretty funny) on Cosmo Radio’s “Get in Bed” (Sirius 111/XM162) every night from 8 p.m. – 11 p.m. Speaking of which, I should call in. But first, here’s the interview with Benincasa, who I might add is hosting the First Annual Westchester Stache Off in White Plains, NY on Nov. 14. Continue reading