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Pop Rocket Episode 113: Get Out

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Show: 
Pop Rocket
Guests: 
Guy Branum
Guests: 
Karen Tongson
Guests: 
Wynter Mitchell
Guests: 
Margaret Wappler

This week, Guy, Wynter, Margaret, and Karen talk about Jordan Peele's newest horror film Get Out*. They discuss the racial and political implications of the film, Wynter contextualizes the role of black people within the horror genre, and the gang discuss their favorite scenes from the movie. As always,the panel tells us what they are all about this week. Karen talks about 45 eating America's meat of choice with ketchup, Margaret recommends a memoire and Wynter talks about Feud. Plus Guy keeps us up to date on his latest obsession with Calypso, and the rest of the gang provide their latest jams.
*Please note that this episode is rife with spoilers, so if you haven't seen the movie yet, please keep this in mind!

With:

Guy Branum, Karen Tongson, Wynter Mitchell, and Margaret Wappler

Jams:

Guy Branum - Calypso Rose - Leave Me Alone
Margaret Wappler - Sharon Van Etton - End of the World
Wynter Mitchell - Phonte - Something
Karen Tongson - Go West - King of Wishful Thinking

Each week we’ll add everyone’s jams to this handy Spotify playlist.

You can let us know what you think of Pop Rocket and suggest topics in our Facebook group or via @PopRocket on Twitter.

Other Links:
Key and Peele's "Shining" Sketch
Helen Rosner "Actually, How Donald Trump Eats His Steak Does Matter

Produced by Christian Dueñas and Kara Hart for MaximumFun.org

MREs Are Delicious! w/ Luke Barats!

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Guests: 
Luke Barats

Our guest this week is Luke Barats and he will leave you behind if you break your leg and is the only guy I know who genuinely loves MREs. Did you know some come with Skittles?! We both realize as city dwellers we are not prepared for bio-terrorism and Deep Impact comes up again two episodes in a row but I personally think Luke doesn't realize how un-meantally prepared he is for an asteroid and that neither of us are prepared for the majesty that are Elijah Wood's eyes. Enjoy the show! Don't forget to find us on Facebook and tell your friends! It's not "if" but "when"!

Lady to Lady EP. 216 "Marie Cunto" ft. Heather Matarazzo

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Show: 
Lady to Lady
Guests: 
Heather Matarazzo

Heather Matarazzo (@heathermatarazz) joins the ladies to discuss squaty potty, strap ons, break ups, being approached, flirting, supporting your significant other, tidying up, broadway, judy garland, 9/11 and more! Produced by David Janove, booker Marie Colette, theme song Zach Ames.

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Ep 117: A Previa Dealership (S5E18)

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When the Entrepreneur asplode, this one Sonny and Cher song keeps playing over and over again, and it’s giving Geordi a headache. The crew starts to become aware that there may in fact be a glitch in the Matrix, and the clock is ticking on coming up with a good escape plan. Why doesn’t the ship have any crumple zones? What’s the best way to ruin the film Undercover Brother? Does Riker have a little bit of palsy? It’s the episode that establishes Frasier as Canonical Trek.

#106 - Best Super Power LIVE on Facebook

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Mark and Hal record an episode while simultaneously live streaming it on Facebook. Can Mark look up from the screen long enough to help decide what the best super power is? Only one way to find out...

Ep. 61: The Yurt Locker

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Show: 
Rose Buddies

Boy howdy, our bodies are simply no longer capable of consuming three hours of this television show in one sitting. Like, our nervous system violently rejects exposure to that much unfiltered Bachelor. Still, we weathered the storm to bring you this sleepy, penultimate episode of Nick's season!

CIPYD 84: Molly McAleer and Jack Russell Terriers

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Guests: 
Molly McAleer

HELLO THERE!

Welcome!

We’ve got a great episode this week! First, we’ve got a Double-Dogs We Met This Week, because both Renee and Allegra couldn’t wait to talk about these great dogs. We have a Mutt Minute on the Jack Russel Terrier (Or Parsons Terrier if you prefer) which we can’t believe we haven’t done yet! The absolutely hilarious Molly McAleer (Plz Advise, Emotionally Broken Psychos) joins us to tell us all about her dog Wagandstuff, who may be the most handsome dog we’ve had described on the show.

Grab a friend and tune in!

Leave us a voicemail with your Dog Victories and Dogsasers at (323) 250 - 3315!

Too much pressure leaving a voicemail? We get it. Send us an email instead at canipetyourdogpodcast@gmail.com!

Bullseye With Jesse Thorn: Danny McBride and Miroslav Vitous

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Show: 
Bullseye
Guests: 
Danny McBride
Guests: 
Misoslav Vitous

[r] New to Bullseye? Subscribe to our podcast in iTunes or with your favorite podcatcher to make sure you automatically get the newest episode every week.


Photo: Jesse Thorn

Danny McBride on Writing Dark Comedy, Returning to High School, and Playing the Antihero

Danny McBride is a comedic writer and actor who started his career starring in the cult classic comedy, The Foot Fist Way. Although the film went to Sundance and was a modest success, McBride went back to North Virginia to work as a substitute teacher. Danny and frequent collaborator Jody Hill began creating the series Eastbound & Down, which would jumpstart McBride’s career and make him a film and television star.

He has appeared in a number of comedies, such as Tropic Thunder, 30 Minutes or Less, and Observe and Report. McBride is perhaps best known for writing and starring in the HBO series Eastbound & Down, where he plays disgraced MLB player, Kenny Powers.

McBride sat down with Jesse to talk about about working with Jody Hill, writing for Eastbound and Down, and dealing with people who idolize Kenny Powers just a little too much.

The second season of Vice Principals is out this summer.

Miroslav Vitous on the Recording Session that Changed His Life

Jazz bassist Miroslav Vitouš explains how working with Weather Report on the composition "Morning Lake" is an experience he will never forget.

Miroslav Vitouš's new album is called Music of Weather Report.

The Outshot: The Hunt For The Wilderpeople

Jesse talks about the film Hunt for The Wilderpeople and why calling it "twee" is actually a compliment.

2017 MaxFun Meetup Day!

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Make some new friends at the 2017 MaxFun Meetup Day! On Tuesday, March 28 at 7:00 PM local time, MaxFun listeners will be gathering across the nation to celebrate all things Maximum Fun!

If you don't see your city represented in the list below but want to join in on the fun, don't fret! Simply pick a location (we suggest a group-friendly restaurant or bar), and email elisabeth@maximumfun.org with your city, venue name, and any additional information you want to include, and we'll add you to the line-up! If you make a Facebook event to go along with your town's meetup, please make the event public (rather than a private group event), so new MaxFunsters can join, too! Click here to find a list of MaxFun fan groups all over the world, and check out this list below for locations to see where MaxFunsters will be gathering on March 28:

UNITED STATES

ARIZONA

Phoenix:
First Draft Bar (Inside Changing Hands Bookstore)
300 W Camelback Road
Phoenix, AZ 85013
Look for Carlos Clark!

CALIFORNIA

Los Angeles:
The Lost Knight (upstairs room)
1538 W Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Facebook invite
Look for Dana Scarborough!

Oakland/Alameda:
Forbidden Island
1304 Lincoln Avenue
Alameda, CA 94501
Facebook invite
Look for Joe and Sue!

San Diego:
Rock Bottom Restaurant and Brewery La Jolla
8980 Villa La Jolla Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037
Facebook invite
Look for Masha Evpak!

San Luis Obispo:
Kreuzberg Coffee Company
685 Higuera Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Facebook invite
Look for Anne Stevens!

COLORADO

Denver:
Grandma's House (back room)
1710 S Broadway
Denver, CO 80210
Facebook invite
Look for Abbey Byrne!

FLORIDA

Orlando:
Lazy Moon Pizza
1011 E. Colonial Drive
Orlando, FL 32803
Facebook invite
Look for Manny Amor!

GEORGIA

Atlanta:
Ormsby's
1170 Howell Mill Road, suite 20
Atlanta, GA 30318
Facebook invite
Look for Ron and Kelsey!

GUAM

Tamuning:
Shamrock's Gastropub
1206 Pale San Vitores Road
Tamuning, 96913, Guam
Look for Nora Sweeney!

IDAHO

Boise:
10th Street Station
104 N 10th Street
Boise, ID 83702
Facebook invite
Look for Will and Emily!

ILLINOIS

Chicago:
Hopewell Brewing Company
2760 N Milwaukee Avenue
Chicago, IL 60647
Facebook invite
Look for Dawn and Benjamin!

INDIANA

Indianapolis:
Sushi Boss
803 W 10th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Facebook invite
Look for Mararet Gallina!

IOWA

Iowa City:
Big Grove Brewery
1225 S Gilbert Street
Iowa City, IA 52240
Facebook invite
Look for Sam Pelelo-Ray!

KENTUCKY

Lexington:
The Casual Pint
233 E Main Street
Lexington, KY 40507
Facebook invite
Look for Michael Lee!

MASSACHUSETTS

Boston:
Night Shift Brewing
87 Santilli Hwy
Everett, MA 02149
Facebook invite
Look for Tom Morang!

MICHIGAN

Ann Arbor:
The Pretzel Bell
226 S Main Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Facebook invite
Look for Heather Eady!

Royal Oak:
D'Amato's
222 S Sherman Drive
Royal Oak, MI 48067
Facebook invite
Head into Goodnite Gracie (bar area of the restaurant) and look for Allison Pellerito!

MINNESOTA

Minneapolis:
Byte
319 1st Avenue N
Minneapolis, MN 55401
Facebook invite
Look for Rebecca!

MISSOURI

St. Louis:
Urban Chestnut - The Grove
4465 Manchester Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63110
Facebook invite

NEBRASKA

Omaha:
Spielbound
3229 Harney Street
Omaha, NE 68131
Facebook invite
Look for Morgan Thompson and Greg Harries!

NEW YORK

Brooklyn:
Hinterlands Bar
739 Church Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11218
Facebook invite
Look for Jeremy Frank!

Buffalo:
Thin Man Brewery
492 Elmwood Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14222
Facebook invite
Look for Alexandra Bowser!

Ithaca:
The Haunt
702 Willow Avenue
Ithaca, NY 14850
Facebook invite
Look for Andrea Streeter & her MaxFun rocket coloring page! Trivia starts at 7:30!

NORTH CAROLINA

Greensboro:
Boxcar Bar + Arcade
120 W Lewis Street
Greensboro, NC 27406
Facebook invite
Look for Karissa Gravel!

Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill:
Boxcar Bar + Arcade (Raleigh)
330 W Davie Street
Raleigh, NC 27601
Facebook invite
Look for Chloe Rockow!

OHIO

Akron:
Frank's Place On Market
549 W Market Street
Akron, OH 44303
Facebook invite
Say hi to Rob Core with the sound equipment at the door. Stay for free trivia at 8 pm!

Columbus:
The Blue Danube
2439 N High Street
Columbus, OH 43202
Facebook invite
Look For Erin Deel (wearing her MaxFun rocket T!)

OREGON

Eugene:
Sizzle Pie
910 Willamette Street
Eugene, OR 97401
Facebook invite
Look for Rachel Rosing!

Portland:
Tom's Restaurant & Bar (in the bar)
3871 SE Division St.
Portland, OR 79202
Facebook invite
Lots of parking, cheap drinks, skiball and free pool! And look for 'tori Christensen!

PENNSYLVANIA

Pittsburgh:
Bites and Brews
5750 Ellsworth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Facebook invite
Look for Padraic Malinowski!

TENNESSEE

Chattanooga:
3rd Deck Burger Bar
201 Riverfront Parkway
Chattanooga, TN 37402
Facebook invite
Look for Kristin Diesel!

Memphis:
Celtic Crossing Irish Pub
903 Cooper Street
Memphis, TN 38104
Facebook invite
Look for Nicole Kolenic!

Nashville:
East Nashville Beer Works
320 E Trinity Lane
Nashville, TN 37207
Facebook invite
Look for John Paul! Here's his twitter: @johnpaulwhatnow

TEXAS

Austin:
Yard Bar
6700 Burnet Rd,
Austin, TX 78757
Facebook invite
Look for Andrea Caprotti!

Dallas:
The Cidercade
2777 Irving Blvd, Unit 200
Dallas, TX 75207
Facebook invite
Look for Hayley, wearing green MaxFunCon t-shirt and Bullseye bandana!

Houston:
McElroy's Pub
3607 S Sandman St.
Houston, TX 77098
Facebook invite
Look for Ben Hebert!

WASHINGTON

Seattle:
Assembly Hall at Via6
2121 6th Ave
Seattle, WA 98121
Facebook invite
Mezzanine level - come upstairs, and look for Kristy Overton!

WASHINGTON D.C.

Penn Social
801 E Street NW
Washington, D.C. 20004
Facebook invite
Look for Chris Burton!

WISCONSIN

Madison:
Next Door Brewing
2439 Atwood Avenue
Madison, WI 53704
Facebook invite
Look for Jonathan Levine and Jackson Ritter!

Milwaukee:
Lee's Luxury Lounge
2988 S Kinnic Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53207

AUSTRALIA

QUEENSLAND

Brisbane:
The Pancake Manor
18 Charlotte Street
Brisbane, QLD 4000
Facebook invite
Look for Melanie Packer!

VICTORIA

Sydney:
Moreland Hotel
Sydney Rd
Brunswick, VIC 3056
Facebook invite
Main meet up starts at 7pm, but those with kids can show up at 5pm for a family affair!
Look for Leigh and Eliot! They'll be wearing their OBM and TSOYA t-shirts!

CANADA

ALBERTA

Calgary:
Midtown Kitchen and Bar
302 10 Street NW
Calgary, Alberta T2N 1V8
Facebook invite
Look for Emily Iris Baird!

BRITISH COLUMBIA

Vancouver:
Storm Crow Alehouse
1619 W Broadway
Vancouver, BC V6J 1W9
Facebook invite
Event starts at 6pm so Graham Clark can make it!
Look for Josh Coles!

NOVA SCOTIA

Halifax:
Good Robot Brewing Company
2736 Robie Street
Halifax, NS B3K 4P2
Facebook invite
Look for Helen Langville!

ONTARIO

Ottowa:
Ward 14
139 Preston Street #1
Ottawa, ON K1R 7P4
Facebook invite
Look for Alex Wright!

Toronto:
Prenup Pub
191 College Street
Toronto, Ontario M5T 1P9
Facebook invite
Look for Elissa Janca (wearing her Summer Boi T)!

QUEBEC

Montreal:
Fiddler's Green Irish Pub
1224 Bishop Street
Montreal, Quebec H3G 2E3
Facebook invite
Look for Sarah Luger!

FRANCE

Paris:
Deli Drop
16 Esplanade Nathalie Sarraute
75018 Paris
Metro Marx Dormoy or Gare du Nord. The esplanade is on rue Pajol.
Look for Todd!

NEW ZEALAND

Auckland:
Nomad
5 Point Chevalier Road,
Point Chevalier, Auckland New Zealand 1022
Facebook invite
Look for Thomas in the yellow GARABA t-shirt!

UNITED KINGDOM

ENGLAND

London:
Rotunda Bar and Restaurant, Kings Cross
Kings Place, 90 York Way
Kings Cross
London N1 9AG
Facebook invite

Laurie Kilmartin / Jake Regal

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Show: 
Baby Geniuses
Guests: 
Laurie Kilmartin
Guests: 
Jake Regal

Hello babies!

We have a local election tomorrow! Get educated and make a difference at the local level (LA listeners - vote NO on S)! What is Gunther from “Friends” up to? Is he loaded or did he get a raw deal? Fill us in if you know! How much should you give to charity? (Boy) Friend of the show Adam says you should give as much as makes you a little uncomfortable. Maybe get a little uncomfy with us? Speaking of uncomfy, we touch on a very personal topic. On Wiki of the Week, we read the Wikipedia page for “Shrek (Sheep),” a sheep who evaded being shorn for six years. Please do an image search and check this guy out. We welcome Laurie Kilmartin, who joins us to teach about the magic of FasciaBlasting. On Expert Hour, we’re joined by Lunk Dunkleman, who is an expert in navigating the workplace, or in his words, “making boss happy.”

Emily Heller
Lisa Hanawalt
Laurie Kilmartin
Jake Regal

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