February 1, 2012 Respond
Molly Eichel of the Philadelphia Daily News joins Andrew, Leonard, Olivia and RJ to try and figure out why folks get so upset about award show picks. But! Before that, the startlingly popular “What Did Tony Zaret Have for Lunch?” segment. SPOILER ALERT. Click here for the recipe Tony used. BUT NOT UNTIL YOU HAVE…
January 19, 2011 4
Dan McQuade joins Shek, Andrew, Leonard and RJ to talk about the declining quality of bar jukeboxes. BEFORE THIS- “Say, What’s Good?” AFTER THIS- Deke fields a question about bringing your kids to work for the “Ask the Bartender” segment. INFORMATIVE LINKS WHICH MAKE SENSE IN THE CONTEXT OF THE SHOW: – FlickChart.com – QRanktheGame.com…
January 5, 2011 1
Claire Zulkey (Zulkey.com) joins Stephen, Andrew, Leonard and RJ to discuss tinned fish, the films of Peter Watkins and folk music. They then all complain about cellular smart-tele-phones like old people. 2011, EVERYONE! Oh – also, the show will now be produced every other week.
December 29, 2010 1
Shek, Andrew, Leonard, Olivia and RJ see out 2010 with a bit of reflection and checking up on the predictions an internet psychic from Canada had made for the year. Also, for some reason, the films of Martin Scorsese.
August 3, 2010 2
Ryan Ridley of the Grandma’s Virginity podcast joins Shek, Stephen, Olivia and RJ to talk about the endless, ever-shortening recycling of our childhood popular culture. What fun for a post-vacation show!
February 10, 2010 Respond
Tony Zaret and new panelist Dan McQuade join us to discuss rodeos, Snowpocalypse2010, everyone’s first adult book (no, not like that) and the first film you remember hating. Also, Air Bud.
February 4, 2010 1
Author David Rees (Get Your War On, My New Filing Technique is Unstoppable) joins us for a new feature, “Ask the Sommelier,” in which he educates everyone about the finer points of the grape. Due to technical issues on our end, things are a bit choppy at first. But this is the internet, a brave…
January 19, 2010 1
First-time guest panelist Nate Patrin (Pitchfork, Village Voice Pazz and Jop list, among others) joins in to discuss the value of end-of-year lists for various forms of media. Also- James Bond’s most frightening villain, “Ask the Bartender” looks at disease paranoia and Shek makes an awful, awful drink. We would like to direct your attention…