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Ira Madison III

Host of Keep It!
Ira Madison III is an American TV writer and podcaster, currently the host of the Crooked Media Podcast Keep It! and a writer on Daybreak, an upcoming Netflix original show.
Recent episodes featuring Ira Madison III
"A Scarlett Johansson Grows in Brooklyn" (with Justin Simien)
Episode of
Keep It!
Ira and Louis are joined by guest co-host Brooke Thomas (The Young Turks) to discuss Emmy nominations, Scarlett Johansson’s comments about political correctness in casting, and Andrea Arnold’s apparent erasure from Big Little Lies. Plus, Justin Simien (creator of Dear White People) returns to talk season 3 of the Netflix series, The Real Housewives of Potomac, Tyler Perry, and Beto O’Rourke’s slave-owning ancestors.
“Bend It Like Rapinoe” (with Adam Scott)
Episode of
Keep It!
Ira and Louis are joined by guest co-host Rae Sanni to discuss Megan Rapinoe taking on Trump and equal pay, the alleged uproar over Disney’s The Little Mermaid casting, Vanity Fair letting Jeffrey Epstein off the hook in 2003, and more! Plus, Adam Scott drops by for a deep dive on music and working with iconic actresses on Big Little Lies.
“Tommy, You’re a Firework” (with Tommy Vietor)
Episode of
Keep It!
Tommy Vietor returns to Keep It to discuss Julia Roberts, make the case for fireworks, and yes, the Tommy’s Cakes debacle.
"Kara BEEN Brown!" (with Whitney Cummings)
Episode of
Keep It!
Tyler Perry makes a powerful statement at the BET Awards, Whoopi Goldberg is accused of victim blaming, #MeToo finally hits Max Landis, E. Jean Carroll's Trump accusations fall on deaf media ears, and in Kara's final episode she has one last "keep it" for Kim Kardashian. Plus, comedian Whitney Cummings talks about that now infamous Roseanne reboot and how to affect political change with comedy.
"To Wong Foo, Thanks For Everything, Taylor Swift” (with Lauren Morelli)
Episode of
Keep It!
Taylor Swift leaps into Pride month with her new single, “You Need to Calm Down.” Parkland student Kyle Kashuv gets his Harvard offer rescinded after his past racist behavior is exposed. Jessica Biel might be an anti-vaxxer. Madonna’s latest album divides fans. OJ Simpson joins Twitter. Plus, Lauren Morelli, creator and showrunner of Netflix’s Tales of the City reboot, joins to talk about queer storytelling.
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Jul 28th, 1986
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Episode Count
Podcast Count
Total Airtime
4 days, 5 hours