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Larry King NowFeb 06 '17

In a conversation wide-ranging and at times weird, Rachel Bloom discusses feminism, her fears, & feces, in a riveting tale about her first time pooping on a toilet. Plus, the ‘Crazy Ex-Girlfriend’ star & creator on what’s in store for the musical comedy.

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Larry King meets with Rachel Bloom, the creator and star of the musical-comedy series ‘My Crazy Ex-Girlfriend.’ Bloom addresses the show’s controversial title, and the dichotomy of being a low-rated critical darling. The star also speaks to the early days of getting the show off the ground, and working with her producing partner Aline Brosh McKenna.

Then, Larry King and the outspoken actress bond over their shared appreciations for Twitter. Rachel Bloom then talks about social media addiction, and how she has seen in manifest in the world around her.

Finally, Larry King delves deep into Rachel Bloom’s fears, most especially her New York Times piece on fear and poop. Bloom reflects on some of earliest memories of sitting on the John, and how her resistance to potty training showed a fear of change.