Thursday, February 14, 2019

Podcast Episode 234: Predicting the 91st Academy Awards vs. The Boyle and Rojas Podcast


In this week’s episode David and Kyle take on special guests Nicholas Boyle & Nick Rojas of The Boyle and Rojas Podcast in predicting the very unpredictable Oscars. In this special episode they try and forecast who will take home the Oscar in all the major categories for the 91st Academy Awards.



We discuss (in order) best adapted screenplay (7:00), best original screenplay (11:15), best supporting actress (16:55), best supporting actor (20:55), best actress (25:10), best actor (30:10), best director (37:15), and best picture (43:05).



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Friday, February 8, 2019

Podcast Episode 233: Super Bowl LIII and Russian Doll Premiere


In this week's episode David, John and Kyle discuss the lawsuit from “Fiji Water Girl” against Fiji Water (2:00) and how the Fyre Festival documentaries may have led to a TV show for one of their stars (9:15). We also discuss everything from Super Bowl 53 including Maroon 5’s halftime show and the commercials (18:40). Finally, we review the series premiere of Russian Doll entitled “Nothing in This World is Easy” (41:00).



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Thursday, January 31, 2019

Podcast Episode 232: The Good Place Season 3 and The Other Two Premiere


In this week's episode David, John and Kyle discuss the results of the 25th Screen Actors Guild Awards and theorize what this means for the Oscars (2:20). We also discuss Netflix self-reporting huge ratings (12:30) and how a picture of an egg broke Instagram records (22:05). Finally, we review season three of The Good Place (29:00) and the series premiere of Comedy Central’s The Other Two (42:25).



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Saturday, January 26, 2019

Podcast Episode 231: Celebrity Big Brother 2 and Valley of the Boom


In this week's episode David, John and Kyle discuss the nominations for the 91st Academy Awards including the surprises, the snubs, and how this race got a bit more complicated (2:05). We also discuss Netflix’s pricey awards campaign for Roma (23:45). Next we discuss the first three episodes of Celebrity Big Brother 2 including what we think of the cast (29:05). Finally, we review the series premiere of National Geographic’s docudrama series Valley of the Boom (44:30).



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Saturday, January 19, 2019

Podcast Episode 230: True Detective and You’re the Worst


In this week's episode David, John and Kyle discuss how the Academy may be forcing presenters to choose between the Oscars and other award shows like the SAG Awards (2:20). We also discuss the competing Fyre Festival documentaries on Hulu and Netflix (10:20). Next we discuss some updates to Black Mirror’s interactive episode Bandersnatch and how Netflix is being sued over it (20:20). Finally we discuss the first two episodes of both True Detective season three (32:50) and You’re the Worst season five (47:00).



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Friday, January 11, 2019

Podcast Episode 229: Vice and 2019 Golden Globes


In this week's episode David, John and Kyle look at the Oscar race by discussing the film guild nominations (SAG, DGA, WGA and PGA) as well as the BAFTA nominations (2:30). Next we discuss everything from the 76th Golden Globes including the surprise winners (20:25), how the hosts Andy Samberg and Sandra Oh did (30:30) and all the drama from the red carpet including Fiji Water Girl (37:35). Finally, we review the divisive film Vice starring Christian Bale (45:05).



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Saturday, January 5, 2019

Podcast Episode 228: Black Mirror: Bandersnatch and The Masked Singer


In this week's episode David, John and Kyle discuss the Bird Box challenge and why Netflix warns against it (2:30). We also discuss what were the most binged Netflix originals from 2018 and what are the most popular shows overall (8:30). We then react to the possibility of an “instant replay” feature on Netflix (15:50). Next we review the interactive Black Mirror film entitled “Bandersnatch” (20:25). Finally, we review the series premiere of the reality series The Masked Singer (37:50).



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