This week: HBO’s new BANGER Lovecraft Country. We talk about pulp, police terror, HP Lovecraft, James Baldwin, the 50s as a setting, and the way horror has treated Black people. Just watch the show bro. please
We’re back! If you need a distraction from what’s going on and don’t know what to watch we talk about these 4 pilots: The Great (Hulu), Love Life (HBO Max), Space Force (Netflix), I May Destroy You (HBO). Listen today!
Tales From the Loop
Never Have I Ever
This week we watched a bunch of shit during quarintino. Looking for something to watch? This is the pod for you. We watched 9 of ’em and broke it down. Listen now!
19:27 Plot Against America
27:33 The Outsider
33:49 Little America
49:05 Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist
52:17 I’m Not Okay With This
This ep was all about Devs, the new Alex Garland FX/Hulu show. We talk about all the galaxy brain shit, biblical themes, and SF as the setting.
This week on show we talk about Netflix’s Locke & Key. We talk about how it stacks up to the comic and the role of trauma in the show. Waiting for that DJ Khaled cameo though…
Our last pod of the year! We covered all the pilot of 2019 we missed, our favorites of the year, a retrospective on the best TV of the 2010s, and the fallen heroes of the decade. We covered so much ground, 19 pilots. This has been an amazing year and decade of TV.
New episode! This week we did Amazon’s Undone with fan-favorite, Gab. We talked about mental health as it relates to family, border state identities, and how it compares to Bojack.