The Marx Brothers Council Podcast (and I) Look at Chico Marx

I was honored to be the guest of Matthew Coniam, Noah Diamond and Bob Gassell on the Marx Brothers Council podcast over the weekend. Honored and intimidated — these guys know their beans, whereas I’m merely full of ’em. But it was a mighty pleasurable experience trading notions and insights with these professors of the Other Marxism. The subject of our symposium? Why, none other than Chico, normally a distant third (actually a nonstarter) in any intellectual discussion of the Marx Brothers. But as Chico himself would advise, if you wanna win big at the track, put-a your money on a dark horse. Thanks Marx Brothers Council! for helping make it possible: