Unstructured Podcast – Episode 062 – Jamie Kilstein International Comedian and martial artist
Jamie Kilstein is a stand up comedian, martial artist, writer, radio host and podcaster. He is also know as left-wing political comic. He made his first TV performance on Conan, he has also appeared on MSNBC's Up with Chris Hayes, Countdown with Keith Olbermann, Showtime, BBC America to name a few. Kilstein's early writing has appeared on left-leaning sites like Wonkette.
He is the co-creator of and former director and co-host of Citizen Radio (formerly named Drunken Politics), which is an internet political radio show. Guests of the show included Noam Chomsky, Ralph Nader, Bad Religion, Sarah Silverman, Janeane Garofalo, Glenn Greenwald, Naomi Klein, Chris Hannah, Howard Zinn, and Rachel Maddow. In 2017 Kilstein then announced that he was leaving the show amid disturbing allegations. Jamie has begun to come back into the media spotlight after coming under fire from social justice warriors who were once his friends.
A Comedic Touch
Jamie's first comedy album, Please Buy My Jokes, was recorded in 2008 in front of a live audience. His second comedy album, Zombie Jesus, was also recorded at the Lakeshore Theater in Chicago. Kilstein then released his third album, Libel, Slander, and Sedition, in September 2011.