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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.


  • 153: The Handmaid's Tale Has Us Seeing Red

    April 26th, 2017  |  1 hr 13 mins
    the handmaid's tale

    Tammy Everts joins us to discuss Hulu's adaptation of Margaret Atwood's all-too-relevant dystopian story, plus Oprah and a Nonac!

  • 152: If It Please The Court: Better Call Saul

    April 12th, 2017  |  1 hr 29 mins
    american experience, better call saul, monty python's flying circus, patriot, switched at birth

    Jeff Drake returns to argue motions about the legal dramedy's third-season premiere!

  • 151: Spring Forward With Our Midseason Roundup!

    April 5th, 2017  |  1 hr 45 mins
    13 reasons why, legion, review, star trek: deep space nine

    John Ramos joins the panel to discuss all the new and returning TV we're mad for/meh on, plus DS9 and the hegemony of Chris Hardwick.

  • 150: Turning It Out For RuPaul's Drag Race

    March 29th, 2017  |  1 hr 14 mins
    campus pd, er, law & order, rock and a hard place, rupaul's drag race, the amazing race

    Mark Blankenship returns to talk about Season 9's runway-stomping queens!

  • 149: Getting Punchy With Iron Fist

    March 22nd, 2017  |  1 hr 3 mins
    catfish, happy endings, iron fist, love, the golden girls

    Chris Huff joins us to talk Marvel's dud, Love, and more!

  • 148: Lining Up For Hip Hop Squares

    March 15th, 2017  |  1 hr 20 mins
    feud, hip hop squares, ronja the robber's daughter, samurai jack, the venture bros.

    Allison Lowe Huff returns to talk about VH1's game show reboot!

  • 147: We're Digging The Americans

    March 7th, 2017  |  1 hr 15 mins
    mad men, the americans

    But maybe not Paige? Nick Rheinwald-Jones returns to talk tradecraft, Mad Men, and comedy on TV.

  • 146: Big Little Lies Our Mothers Told Us

    February 23rd, 2017  |  1 hr 38 mins
    american crime story, big little lies, buffy the vampire slayer, first time flippers, homeland, jane the virgin, the good fight

    Eve Batey returns to for a discussion of HBO's obnoxious-privilege murder mystery, plus a Nonac, The Good Fight, and more!

  • 145: Joining The Fight With The Walking Dead

    February 15th, 2017  |  1 hr 38 mins
    humans, imposters, legion, the walking dead, twin peaks

    Omar Gallaga returns to talk about the midseason premiere!

  • 144: Rising To The Challenge's 372nd Season

    February 8th, 2017  |  1 hr 12 mins
    the challenge

    jk, it's 'only' Season 29 -- but will this round of innovations breathe new life into MTV's old warhorse? Kim Reed has thoughts!

  • 143: Gingerly Broaching The Topic Of Riverdale

    February 1st, 2017  |  1 hr 16 mins

    Leah Kwan joins us to talk about The CW's new Archie Comics adaptation!

  • 142: Does Hunted's Good Idea Make For Bad TV?

    January 25th, 2017  |  1 hr 20 mins

    Monty Ashley on The Amazing Fugitive, Home Movies, podcasts, and more!