The Rubin Report
News • Politics
The Rubin Report is the largest talk show about free speech and big ideas. Dave Rubin goes one on one with thought leaders, authors, comedians, and more.
Interested? Want to learn more about the community?

Hi everyone. After a long bout with Parkinson's and Leukemia, my father passed away on Friday morning at the age of 73.

At age 20, he was drafted and served in Vietnam in the 25th infantry division. He was decorated twice. Occasionally, he served as a "Tunnel Rat": a soldier who would crawl through tunnels dug by the Viet Cong that were used to covertly move or hide men and materiel.

During the war, he told me he read 3 books: On the Road by Jack Kerouac, Limbo by Bernard Wolfe, and The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand. After the war he bummed around the country, taking odd jobs here and there. In early 1971 during a trip to Montreal, he met my mother. They were married in December of that year and remained so until his Death.

I'll never forget how he would bust his ass to put food on our table. In the warmer months he had his own landscaping business though in lean years it was often him alone digging trenches, installing sprinklers, shoveling rock, rolling sod and ...

Interested? Want to learn more about the community?
More from The Rubin Report
The True King of Interviewing

So sad to hear about the passing of my friend, my mentor and my bonus grandfather, Larry King.

“What does it all mean? The answer is I don’t know.”

23 hours ago


post photo preview
January 21, 2021

So many public figures reading from this right now...

post photo preview
Available Now
app store google store
Powered by Locals