Netflix and Phil – Episode 125
Our Jewish guest is Everybody Loves Raymond creator Phil Rosenthal, whose new Netflix series ‘Somebody Feed Phil’ chronicles his eating adventures around the word. He tells about the episode filmed in Tel Aviv—with cameos from chefs Michael Solomonov and Uri Buri—and why he thinks food is such a unifying force. Our gentile of the week is June Thomas, managing producer of Slate podcasts and one of the hosts of the Double X Gabfest. She explains why podcast hosts like talking to other podcast hosts, and presents the panel with a great question: Who’s the best Jewish character in U.S. television history?Mark Oppenheimer will be speaking at the Greenwich Reform Synagogue Friday, Feb. 23 at 7 p.m. More info here. Our next live show is Wednesday, March 21 at the JCC Manhattan. Tickets here. Want more Unorthodox in your life? Join our Facebook group to chat with the hosts and see what happens behind-the-scenes! Sign up for our weekly newsletter to get new episodes, photos, and more. We’ve got swag! Show your love for Unorthodox with our new T-shirts, sweatshirts, and baby onesies. Get yours here.We love hearing from our listeners. Email us or leave a message at our new listener line: 914-570-4869. We may share your note on the air.This episode is sponsored by Harry’s. Get a free trial shave set when you sign up at harrys.com/unorthodox.