What's a better chick-magnet than a tiny white poodle named Boosh? Jonathan soon finds out when he inherits a new pet from his father, but is he manly enough to pull off the purse-dog look? Plus, Howard campaigns to be Top Dog of the neighbourhood dog park. This episode is not available for on-demand listening, but you can purchase it on iTunes.
Jonathan Goldstein's writing has appeared in The Walrus, The New York Times, GQ, and The National Post. He is a frequent contributor to PRI's This American Life and the New York Times Magazine, and was a 2002 co-recipient of The Third Coast Audio Festival's Gold Prize. In 2004, he was awarded a Canadian National Magazine award for humor. He is author of the novel, "Lenny Bruce is Dead" and "Ladies and Gentlemen, The Bible!." His latest book, "I'll Seize the Day Tomorrow" is available for purchase online.