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Jun 9, 2020

This week we're covering such terrible current events as the toxic breakdown of Cinestate, JK Rowling's latest insanely bigoted tweets, and John Boyega worrying that anti-racist activism will end his career. Join us as we talk about all the ways in which the world is awful!

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Jun 3, 2020

It's been a horrible week and it's only Tuesday! Here is a seventy minute breather full of entertainment stories, like the latest in DC Films and HBOMax, and dumb royal gossip. And when you're done listening--or before you listen, or while you're listening, we don't know your life--here are a few links to check out to...


Apr 28, 2020

This week we examine the bookcase backgrounds of every celebrity Zoom appearance, since they are all filming in front of bookcases instead of showing off their celebrity quarantine pads. Then we talk the death of MTV Cribs and celebrity homes as conspicuous consumption, and the rise of the Architectural Digest home tour...


Mar 3, 2020

It was a busy week in pop culture as Harvey Weinstein was convicted of some, if not all, of the charges against him; French actress Adele Haenel walked out of the Cesar Awards in protest after Roman Polanski was awarded Best Director; in a surprise move, Bob Iger stepped down as the CEO of Disney; and Caity Weaver...


Feb 14, 2019

Netflix and Hulu each released a documentary about the catastrophe that was Fyre Fest in the same week, giving us a very good look into the con that fell apart in part due to the incessant social media posting of the very influencers meant to bolster the event. This week, we take a look at Fyre Fest, social...