Extra Hot Great

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.


  • 135: The EHG Crime Omnibus: It's Killer

    November 15th, 2016  |  1 hr 37 mins
    brooklyn nine-nine, cops, crazy ex-girlfriend, high maintenance, law & order: svu, rectify, the jinx

    Eve Batey helps us review every subgenre of crime show, plus NBC-shaming, pot-delivery feels, and more!

  • 134: Going Long With Saturday Night Live

    November 7th, 2016  |  2 hrs 11 mins
    ancient aliens, bojack horseman, people of earth, planet earth ii, saturday night live, snl, the blotter presents, the crown, who killed jonbenet

    Omar Gallaga returns to talk about the sketch show/American comedy institution!

  • 133: Looking Into The Black Mirror

    October 25th, 2016  |  1 hr 54 mins
    black mirror, bull, catfish, degrassi junior high, jane the virgin, sneakers, the blotter presents, the walking dead

    Daniel MacEachern joins the panel to discuss Netflix's dystopian anthology, Canadian educational programming vérité, and more!

  • 132: The Listener Game Time Finals

    October 12th, 2016  |  57 mins 28 secs
    game time

    It all comes down to this!

  • 131: Is Luke Cage Bulletproof?

    October 4th, 2016  |  1 hr 26 mins
    amanda knox, dr. phil, garfunkel & oates, look around you, luke cage, magnum pi, making a murderer, pitch, rachael ray, the blotter presents, timeless, westworld

    Its titular hero is -- but is the show named after him a hit? Nick Rheinwald-Jones is back to discuss Marvel's latest Netflix joint, plus Australian web series, Amanda Knox, and more!

  • 130: The Extra Hot Great Fall 2016 Preview

    September 20th, 2016  |  1 hr 54 mins

    It's the pumpkin-spice latte of autumnal programming overviews! ...Unless you hate those. Eve Batey's back to look at the best, worst, and meh-est of new and returning shows.

  • 129: Snatching Wigs With RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars

    September 13th, 2016  |  1 hr 35 mins
    television, tv

    Mark Blankenship gets into the Blankenship Chair to spill the T.

  • 128: Voting Early And Often On The West Wing

    August 30th, 2016  |  1 hr 49 mins
    television, tv

    Marathon Diarist and first-time guest Sarah Hope joins us to talk Sorkin's liberal fantasy -- and brings a killer Nonac submission!

  • 127: Committing Mutiny With Halt And Catch Fire

    August 23rd, 2016  |  1 hr 33 mins
    television, tv

    Philip Michaels joins us for a discussion about the historical tech drama!

  • 126: Big Draw: Animated Shows For Grown-Ups

    August 16th, 2016  |  1 hr 43 mins
    television, tv

    Monty Ashley joins us to talk cartoons that aren't just kid stuff -- plus a gold-medal Game Time!

  • 125: The Question Is Zoot

    August 2nd, 2016  |  1 hr 26 mins
    television, tv

    Is an all-'Is This Worse Than Jazz?' episode of Extra Hot Great worse than jazz? Prepare to find out!

  • 124: Where No EHG Has Gone Before: The Star Trek Fantasy Draft

    July 26th, 2016  |  1 hr 58 mins
    television, tv

    Variety's Mo Ryan and draft captain David Snyder join us to explore distant worlds...and fight over who gets Spock.