Yearly Archives: 2011

Episode #71: Jay Kogen

Emmy Award winning writer Jay Kogen discusses working on The Simpsons, writing a movie with Dave Foley, and improved gambling techniques. Among other things… Show Notes:  Do yourself a favor, and purchase The Wrong Guy. Newsradio is available to stream on Netflix.

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Episode #70: Rory Toohey

We discuss buying sneakers online, Frank Miller’s “Holy Terror”, open mic hostilities, non-profanity laced tirades, historically bad NFL picks, Eddie Murphy getting bounced, and gambling out of a hat. Among other things… Show Notes: Rory’s Watch Now Pick: Four Lions Brad’s

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Episode #69: John J. Miller

John J. Miller (“The Big Scrum: How Teddy Roosevelt Saved Football”) joins the show. We discuss the origins of football, “The First Assassin”, and writing the books you can’t find. Among other things… Show Notes:  You can purchase “The Big Scrum” and “The

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Episode #68: Brian Longtin

We discuss retro fashion statements, if Michael Bay made video games, cataloging beer consumption, fantasy football, comedy books, Kevin Smith’s Red State, getting into Shakespeare, and the new movie Drive. Among other things… Show Notes:  Brian’s Watch Now Picks: Sherlock Holmes, Doctor

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Episode #67: Rory Toohey

We flip through “Promoting Your Podcast,” our least favorite Subway, Eddie Murphy’s hosting duties, the proper way to give the finger, and the DC Comics relaunch. Among other things… Show Notes: Rory’s Watch Now Pick: Breaking Bad Brad’s Watch Now Pick: Mad

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Episode #66: Gabe Alvarez

We discuss Las Vegas, roommates with gambling problems, Horrible Bosses, WWF Wrestling Buddies, Turtle Bogner, a reality television fantasy league, and Jason Bateman’s blurb. Among other things… Show Notes: Gabe’s Watch Now Pick: Friday Night Lights Brad’s Watch Now Pick: Arrested Development  

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Episode #65: Fah Daddy

We discuss Lionsgate ruining Warrior, puppet Yoda, defending soulless corporations, Highlander IV, and chronic phone use. Among other things… Show Notes: Fah Daddy’s Watch Now Pick: Hobo with a Shotgun Brad’s Watch Now Pick: The Sarah Silverman Program    

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Episode #64: Mike Dore

We cover South Park’s take on Broadway, HBO’s Talking Funny, Putney Swope, Winnipeg getting a hockey team, and opinionated cab drivers. Among other things… Show Notes:  Mike’s Watch Now Pick: Hot Tub Time Machine Brad’s Watch Now Pick: The Office (BBC)    

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Episode #63: Fah Daddy

We discuss Thor, NFL labor struggles, IMAX cameras, Russian bath houses, film trailers giving away plot details, and our least favorite cable news anchors. Among other things… Show Notes: Fah Daddy’s Watch Now Pick: The deal to have all Marvel cartoons

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Let’s Go To The Tape!

Colin Campbell, Senior Vice President and Director of Hockey Operations for the National Hockey League, has recently been in the news for serving suspensions to players during the playoffs. Here’s a few that went unnoticed. Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby

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