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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.


  • 255: Telling Another Season Of Big Little Lies

    June 12th, 2019  |  1 hr 19 mins
    anthony bourdain's parts unknown, big little lies, black mirror, pose, rupaul’s drag race, the a-team, the good place

    Eve Batey returns to talk about Meryl and the Monterey 5, plus a Bourdain Canon submission, ATX, and more!

  • 254: Welcome Back To F---in' Deadwood

    June 5th, 2019  |  1 hr 26 mins
    american princess, deadwood, good omens, perpetual grace ltd, quantum leap, scott & bailey, tales of the city, the handmaid's tale, vida

    Rolling Stone's Chief TV Critic Alan Sepinwall joins us to discuss the film revival of HBO's beloved Old West series.

  • 253: Sweating Out The Hot Zone

    May 29th, 2019  |  1 hr 24 mins
    dynasty, glow, killing eve, the hot zone, the lonely island presents the unauthorized bash brothers experience, the voice, what/if

    I Hate It But I Love It's Kat Angus joins us to catch NatGeo docuseries fever, plus GLOW for the Canon, bratty Adam Levine, and more!

  • 252: Fleabag's Second Season Takes Us To Church

    May 22nd, 2019  |  1 hr 18 mins
    beverly hills 90210, bh90210, fleabag, hilda, my dad wrote a porno, quiet storm: the ron artest story, she-ra and the princesses of power, vida

    Jeff Drake joins us to discuss Phoebe Waller-Bridge's brilliance, plus a Hilda Canon submission and a sporty Game Time!

  • 251: Living In The Society

    May 15th, 2019  |  1 hr 34 mins
    klepper, my dad wrote a porno, rosehaven, sneaky pete, terrace house, the good fight, the society, the twilight zone, what we do in the shadows

    Emily Yoshida joins us to talk about Netflix's new YA nightmare!

  • 250: Melting Down Over Chernobyl

    May 8th, 2019  |  1 hr 36 mins
    atlanta, barry, call the midwife, catch-22, chernobyl, dead to me, game of thrones, money heist, press your luck, tuca & bertie

    Adam Sternbergh joins us to discuss HBO's radioactive miniseries docudrama!

  • 249: Should You Get Behind The Red Line?

    May 1st, 2019  |  1 hr 26 mins
    double shot at love with dj pauly d and vinny, game of thrones, high maintenance, i think you should leave with tim robinson, the other two, the red line

    John Ramos is back to discuss CBS's capital-I Important limited series, plus The Other Two, High Maintenance, and more!

  • 248: A Game Time Promise Kept

    April 27th, 2019  |  37 mins 52 secs

    It's an all-listener Game Time special to make up for last episode's missing fun.

  • 247: Getting Seduced By Gentleman Jack

    April 24th, 2019  |  1 hr 19 mins
    designing women, fleabag, gentleman jack, losers, ramy, the good fight, the new negroes

    Mark Blankenship returns to the Blankenship Chair to talk about HBO's period lesbian dramedy!

  • 246: Game Of Thrones Enters Its Final Round

    April 17th, 2019  |  1 hr 43 mins
    bless this mess, bosch, game of thrones, homicide: life on the street, jeopardy!, survivor, the magicians

    Kim Reed and Jim Durr return to talk about Game Of Thrones, plus a Homicide-al Canon submission, a non-regulation Game Time, and more!

  • 245: Putting On Our Capezios For Fosse/Verdon

    April 10th, 2019  |  1 hr 42 mins
    crazy ex-girlfriend, fosse/verdon, killing eve, unforgotten, warrior

    Adam Grosswirth joins us to discuss FX's new showbiz biography series!

  • 244: Twilight Zone-ing Out With Jordan Peele's CBS Reboot

    April 3rd, 2019  |  1 hr 36 mins
    30 rock, barry, deadwind, er, g.i. joe, it's your move, law & order: special victims unit, love death and robots, steven universe, supernatural, the twilight zone, veep

    TV's Will Hines joins us for a journey through time and space.