Next weekend, the design magazine Dwell hosts its annual “Dwell on Design” conference in Los Angeles. There’ll be presentations by architecture and design professionals, of course, but here’s an unexpected panelist: Bryan Cranston. The actor, who won three consecutive Emmys as the star of TV’s “Breaking Bad,” is currently working with architects to construct a super environmentally-friendly house for his family in Ventura, California. He chats with Rico about his environmental roots, his hatred of hand-me-downs, and his cool stove.
"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."
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