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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.


  • 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!

  • 303: Should You Chase Down Ultimate Tag?

    May 20th, 2020  |  1 hr 37 mins
    big mouth, call the midwife, holey moley, katy keene, killing eve, snowpiercer, the last dance, the mandalorian, ultimate tag

    Daniel MacEachern returns to talk about Fox's sports-like competition show, TO THE EXTREME!!!

  • 302: I Know This Much Is True Is Misery Porn

    May 13th, 2020  |  1 hr 38 mins
    american experience, diff'rent strokes, facts of life, gimme a break, i know this much is true, newsradio, regular heroes, the good fight, the hogan family

    We wallow in prestige despair with first-time guest Robert Krut, plus dumb TV computer tricks, a Newsradio Canon submission, and more.

  • 301: Taking A Dream Trip To Hollywood

    May 6th, 2020  |  1 hr 43 mins
    baptiste, betty, hollywood, never have i ever, the circle brazil, the o.c.

    Kevin O'Keeffe returns to talk about the alt-history in Ryan Murphy's latest Netflix miniseries!

  • 300: Defending Jacob Isn't Easy

    April 29th, 2020  |  1 hr 23 mins
    arde madrid, defending jacob, devs, living single, the last dance, vida

    Allison Lowe Huff joins us to discuss Apple TV+'s prestige "thriller," a Living Single for the Canon, The Diarrhea Song, and more!

  • 299: The ABCs Of TV

    April 22nd, 2020  |  2 hrs 29 mins
    the english alphabet

    Joe Reid joins us as we wander through the alphabet, citing an important TV thing for each letter!