00:00-01:40 Introduction: AJ Jacobs
01:40 AJ’s style of Journalism.
02:35 When you interviewed Ellen Degeneres, did you hesitate to interview and make fun of her in prose?
04:00 If you think you won’t be interviewing someone again, will you “have at it” with them?
05:00 When you do a “write around” do you feel like you have to be more careful?
06:10 When you interview a celebrity are their lines you can’t cross and do you discuss those with them before the interview?
07:45 Has anyone ever told you that you’ve gone too far?
10:05 Have things changed in terms of interviewing celebrities?
14:40 Do you think there are more attempts to control what journalists put out by publications?
18:25 Do you find that there are very few other journalists who like to come out from behind their desks and do real investigative journalism?
19:25 How can you not consider yourself an investigative journalist?
20:30 Do you think other journalists tend not to get out there?
21:50 Kardashian coverage.
22:50 What is your reaction to it?
25:10 Have you ever thought about getting involved in television?
28:00 Ever consider having your own reality show?
29:55 Did you get a lot of negative feedback from “The Year of Living Biblically”?
32:09 Tell us about your experience with the Amish.
35:40 VIDEO: Today Show with AJ living biblically.
36:50 MEDIA MAYHEM segment with Producer Nick.
37:25 Headline 1: Scarlett Johansson Nudes.
39:10 Headline 2: “One Year of Prison Costs More Than One Year at Princeton”.
40:35 Have you found educating yourself is more useful than the education you received in college?
42:05 Headline 3: “Cane Faults Perry as More Allegations Emerge”.
43:10 Do you see any of the candidates today acting appropriately according to Washington?
44:07 Do you think Obama’s civility gets used against him? And are politics something you find interesting to write about?
45:30 Headline 4: Just How Many Explosions Have Michael Bay’s Movies Had Anyway?”
46:40 Headline 5: “U.S. Government Glossed Over Cancer Concerns As It Rolled Out Airport X-Ray Scanners”
48:25 Headline 6: “Time for John McCain to Retire… This Joke”.
49:45 Do your family remembers mind being in the books?
52:20 Wrap up