Sam Fragoso Launches Fifth Anniversary Campaign for his Talk Easy Podcast | Chaz’s Journal

Roger and I met Sam when he attended our Ebertfest Film Festival in Champaign-Urbana, Illinois. We were impressed with his writing about film and Sam later wrote as a contributor to He also debuted his short film Sebastian, about his Mexican grandfather, at our film festival. Fragoso has gone on to conquer many areas within the world of film from his stint at the Roxy in San Francisco to more filmmaking in Los Angeles. His work on his podcast has caught the attention of many in the world of film and culture, and in the larger world itself. What I found particularly encouraging is that Sam’s adopted mentor was Studs Terkel. Studs was a friend of ours and someone I admired for his ability to see the kernel of truth and goodness in each individual. Sam also strives to coax that kernel of humanity from his guests. 

After running the show independently since its inception, Fragoso has launched a Patreon campaign on the show’s fifth anniversary where listeners can give their support through monthly or one-time donations. Fragoso affirms, however, that the show will always be free. “We don’t believe in putting a premium on our archives or charging per episode,” he wrote in an open letter to listeners. “But if you can afford to support the labor and care that goes into the show, we are asking folks to do so at”

You can learning more about Talk Easy and its anniversary campaign in the video embedded here…

The Story of Talk Easy from Sam Fragoso on Vimeo.

All illustrated portraits of Sam Fragoso and his guests are by Krishna Shenoi. 

You can view the original article HERE.

Zahara Was Dropped Off At Spelman College By Her Mother, Angelina Jolie
Anne Heche ‘not expected to survive’ crash that left her with brain injury: Rep
Are the A League of Their Own Characters Real People?
Marshawn Lynch Reeked Of Booze, Said He Stole Car During DUI Arrest, Cops Say
A Gripping Blend of Crime, Romance, & Science Fiction
Joker 2 Gets $150M Budget, Will Feature ‘Complicated Musical Sequences’ With Lady Gaga
You Get Hurt or You Get Injured: J.J. Perry on Day Shift | Interviews
Hyperactive Aging Comedy Falls Flat
‘Home Alone’ meets ‘Spy Kids’
Michelle Branch announces separation from Patrick Carney – Music News
Musical Youth drummer Frederick Waite Jr. has died, aged 55
Megan Thee Stallion gearing up to drop new album – Music News
4 dollar deposit casino – Is this money enough to play in online casinos in Canada
Sources: Pats QB Jones expected to sit vs. Giants
Serena falls to Bencic, bids ‘goodbye’ to Toronto
How To Play Online Slots For Real Money
Surface Season 1 Episode 5 Review: It Comes In Waves
Anne Heche Movie Girl in Room 13 Still Set to Premiere on Lifetime Next Month After Recent Car Crash
Good Trouble Season 4 Episode 15 Review: You Know You Better Watch Out
George R.R. Martin Claims He Was ‘Out of the Loop’ for Later Game of Thrones Seasons
Halle Bailey’s White Slip Dress at a Variety Party
The Thongkini Trend Is the Celebrity Bikini Style of Summer
Best Affordable Linen Dresses | POPSUGAR Fashion
Best Coach Bags 2022 | POPSUGAR Fashion