This week is on the YA fantasy Shadow & Bone. We talk about the teen dystopia genre, Netflix’s recent fantasy shows, and the Game of Thrones effect in the fantasy genre.
2020 has died. So this week we talk about the TV we missed and give our picks for the best of the year.
This is part 1 where we talk about what we missed.
Feliz anos from the boiz. (yes, anos)
Hot new ep all about HBO’s Raised by Wolves. We might be late to it but shut up. This ep is full of gawd/faith talk. So it’s another philosophy bro ep, but don’t let that scare u away. pls.
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
Tales From the Loop
Never Have I Ever
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.
This week we talked about Netflix’s Seis Manos with Memo Torres . We talked about Latinx’s relationship to kung fu movies and anime, and brujeria’s relationship to narcos in media.