Satirist Simon Rich Asks the Question "What if God Was One of Us?" - Public Radio's The Dinner Party by The Dinner Party Download published on 2012-09-24T21:48:14Z Humorist Simon Rich spent four years writing for “Saturday Night Live,” he’s a mainstay of The New Yorker’s “Shouts and Murmurs” column, he just put out his fourth book, a novel called “What in God’s Name“… and he’s barely 28 years old. Simon tells us about the book… then lists some of his favorite heavenly humor. -- "The Dinner Party" (www.dinnerpartydownload.com) is a smart, funny public radio show about everything excellent in culture, from the company that brings you "Marketplace." Think NPR meets Vanity Fair. In each episode, hosts Rico Gagliano & Brendan Francis Newnam talk with some of the world's most interesting celebrities, and along the way equip you with bad jokes, fresh drink recipes, hot food finds, odd news items... and etiquette tips from the likes of Henry Rollins and Dick Cavett. Past guests include Michelle Williams, Judd Apatow, Kid Cudi, Sir Richard Branson and others. Wallpaper magazine calls us one of their "30 Reasons To Live In The USA."