Plenty Profiles

Barry Lank

Barry Lank is a founding writer at Air America Radio, where he appeared regularly on "The Randi Rhodes Show" and now contributes to “Ring of Fire” with Mike Papantonio and Robert Kennedy Jr.  He also performed in the stand-up comedy team Lank and Earl, has appeared on A&E, MTV and Comedy Central, and was head writer on Court TV’s only ever attempt at a comedy show. He has been a newspaper staff writer and editor on both coasts.

For six years, he worked part-time as a stevedore in San Francisco, loading and storing food, engine equipment and deck supplies onto oil tankers – usually Exxon.



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