Episode 305

Enlisting In The Space Force


June 3rd, 2020

1 hr 34 mins 20 secs

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About this Episode

The announcement that Donald Trump was creating a new branch of the military called the Space Force was swiftly followed by the announcement that Greg Daniels and Steve Carell, the creator and star of The Office, would re-team on Space Force, a sitcom about said branch. Should that have occurred? Now that the first season has dropped on Netflix, John Ramos has returned to discuss the matter. Around The Dial takes us through AMC's ITV import Quiz, Season 2 of Ramy on Hulu, Netflix's docuseries Jeffrey Epstein: Filthy Rich, and the new Starz drama Hightown. Tara wastes no time in pitching the three-week-old What We Do In The Shadows episode "On The Run" to The Canon. Then after naming the week's Winner and Loser, it's the sequel to a Game Time that sings. Put on your moon-print fatigues and join us!

Show Topics

  • Space Force
  • ATD: Quiz
  • ATD: Ramy
  • ATD: Jeffrey Epstein: Filthy Rich
  • ATD: Hightown
  • The Canon: What We Do In The Shadows S02.E06: "On The Run"
  • Winner and Loser of the Week
  • Game Time: The Man From Simon & Garfunkel 2: The Garfunkeling

Show Notes


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