Climbing “K2” with Kim Richards

K2 is the second highest mountain in the world, and according to Wikipedia, it is affectionately known as Savage Mountain due to its extreme fatality rate. About one in every four climbers die, and if you’re a woman, be extra careful: K2 is notoriously misogynist. It wasn’t until 1986 that a lady ever summited K2, […]

Banter with Ben and Lisa #74: All About ‘Thor’. Also, Nicolas Cage Sex Photos and Zac Efron’s Puddle Accident

This week on “Banter with Ben and Lisa,” Ben Mandelker ( and Lisa Timmons ( down everything you need to know about “Thor: The Dark World.” Even if you haven’t seen the movie or don’t plan to ever see it, hear what they have to say about all the goofy inanity of Asgard. Then it’s […]

BANTER WITH BEN AND LISA: Ep 37 – Talking Tom Cruise, Anderson Cooper, and Glenn Close

We’re back! Banter with Ben and Lisa has returned just in time to talk about all the tabloid bombshells of the week, starting with Tom Cruise’s divorce from Katie Holmes. After that we discuss Anderson Cooper and then a childhood trauma involving Glenn Close and Fatal Attraction. Naturally. Come listen! Remember you can listen on […]