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Talking TV new and old each week. Plus The Canon, Game Time and more!

About the show

Join David T. Cole, Tara Ariano, Sarah D. Bunting and their valued guests each week for discussion of what's new on TV plus our hall of fame roundtable segment called The Canon, listen as we appoint Winners and Losers Of The Week and of course our ultra-competitive TV trivia quiz: Game Time.


  • 315: Taking Aim At Hitmen

    August 12th, 2020  |  1 hr 8 mins
    an american pickle, hard knocks, hitmen, star trek: lower decks

    It's co-hosts only for a chat about Bake Off alumnae Mel and Sue's new sitcom!

  • 314: Unraveling Frayed

    August 5th, 2020  |  1 hr 49 mins
    feud, frayed, happy endings, immigration nation, taskmaster

    Christina Tucker joins us to talk about HBOMax's latest Commonwealth import!

  • 313: Finding Ourselves At Lost Resort

    July 29th, 2020  |  1 hr 37 mins
    ellen, hannibal, last chance u, lost resort, married at first sight, twin peaks: the return, watchmen

    Joshua Rivera joins us to talk about TBS's unscripted look inside a Costa Rican wellness retreat.

  • 312: A Care Package From Killer Camp

    July 22nd, 2020  |  1 hr 43 mins
    cursed, doom patrol, given, harley quinn, junior bake off, killer camp, p-valley, the dog house

    Kate Sánchez joins us to discuss a Whodunnit?-esque import, plus Cursed, an anime Canon submission, and more!

  • 311: Having A Dry Discussion About Palm Springs

    July 15th, 2020  |  1 hr 48 mins
    anne of green gables, cheers, close enough, little voice, palm springs, the good wife

    We get loopy with first-time guest Alanna Bennett!

  • 310: The Real Upstart Crowives Of The Outer Banks

    July 8th, 2020  |  45 mins 24 secs
    the outer banks, the real housewives of potomac, upstart crow

    Three recent guests made the EHG regulars watch stuff. Housewives! Shipwrecks! Poor Yorick!

  • 309: Holding Up Our Lighters for Eurovision Song Contest: The Story Of Fire Saga

    July 1st, 2020  |  1 hr 55 mins
    dinosaurs, eurovision song contest: the story of fire saga, hot mess house, outcry, penny dreadful: city of angels, search party, unsolved mysteries

    Mark Blankenship returns to The Blankenship Chair to talk about Will Ferrell and Rachel McAdams's new musical homage!

  • 308: On The Case With Perry Mason

    June 24th, 2020  |  1 hr 42 mins
    legendary, lenox hill, perry mason, sherman's showcase, taste the nation, the sopranos

    Richard Lawson is (finally!) back to discuss HBO's noir prequel, propose a Sopranos for its Canon button, and more!

  • 307: Is Don't A Don't-Miss?

    June 17th, 2020  |  1 hr 42 mins
    father brown, floor is lava, top chef all-stars l.a.. don't, watchmen

    Prolific Game Time contributor Dan Cassino joins us for the first time to talk about Ryan Reynolds's new Adam Scott-fronted game show!

  • 306: Should You Hide From Trackers?

    June 10th, 2020  |  1 hr 36 mins
    13 reasons why, crazy ex-girlfriend, disney gallery: the mandalorian, love life, married at first sight australia, please like me, trackers

    Stephanie Green on the South African Cinemax import, plus a Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Canon submission, and Sad Hulk in Game Time!

  • 305: Enlisting In The Space Force

    June 3rd, 2020  |  1 hr 34 mins
    hightown, jeffrey epstein: filthy rich, quiz, ramy, space force, what we do in the shadows

    John Ramos returns to talk Netflix's new Steve Carell/Greg Daniels reunion!

  • 304: Solving The Mystery Of Homecoming's Second Season

    May 27th, 2020  |  1 hr 43 mins
    community, homecoming, mrs. america, mystic quest, nadir's time to eat, run

    VF's Sonia Soraiya helps us puzzle out what makes it great, plus a Community Canon submission, stupid Skeet tricks, and more!