This week we catch up on all the shit we missed these last few weeks. We talk about Squid Game, Only Murders in the Building, The Chair, 9 Perfect Strangers, and Scenes From a Marriage. We discuss the popularity of Korean media, Steve Martin and Martin Short, the state of marriage, and cool dad Michael Shannon.
This week we talk about the first three eps of the long awaited Y: The Last Man (FX)! We talk about how the show was updated to reflect current times, the case study of the man child, and the “fixer” character type. And &(amp) the monke. Listen right now.
This week is a double feature of M.O.D.O.K. (Hulu) and The Choe Show (Hulu) with the formidable Gab Chabran. We talk about how both shows are about dealing with yourself, how they both use different art styles to tell stories, and the evolution of talk shows.
This week we’re discussing The Office! We talk about how the show evolved after season 1, where Jim & Pam rank in TV relationships, what it was like to rewatch the show, it’s place in pop culture, and more. Dunder Mifflin ganga sound off.
This week is the New Girl episode. We talk about the show as a response to the rom-com, the extended adolescence of a post-recession sitcom, and we try to answer the ultimate question of: Who’s the girl? It’s Jess.
This week we switched up the format and talked about all four seasons of Search Party. We break down the big themes of the show, we talk about how it evolved, how it distinguishes itself from it’s contemporaries, and the role of attention in the show. John Early hive sound off!
This week we check in with out friends Simon Pegg and Nick Frost in their new Amazon show, Truth Seekers. We talk about their careers since their since Shawn of the Dead and how horror comedy has evolved.