On Second Thought For Friday, October 14, 2016

Oct 14, 2016

Maria Bamford has been called one of "The 50 Funniest People Now" by Rolling Stone. She's Stephen Colbert's favorite comedian. And her Netflix series "Lady Dynamite," based on her personal experiences with mental health, gets praise from viewers and critics alike.  We talk with the comedian, actress and writer about comedy and life before she performs Friday night at the Tabernacle in Atlanta.

The AfroPunk Festival’s Carnival of Consciousness comes to Atlanta for the first time this weekend. We asked two of the event’s performers – members of the Atlanta-based group St. Beauty – to add two more songs to our essential Georgia Playlist.

Then, The Breakroom gang weighs in on a new powerful form of heroin that’s showing up across the country, Donald Trump’s latest comments about women, and the return of Colin Kaepernick to the football field.