Special Edition Podcast

Mediasplode #27 – Summer Mail Bag!

Show Notes

Thanks to our awesome Patrons, we’re proud to present another episode of Mediasplode!

Running Time: 01:00:00

This month, Josh Flanagan and Conor Kilpatrick are joined by their original Pick of the Week co-host Ron Richards to discuss…

What We’ve Been Enjoying:
00:01:37 – Josh has been watching The Bear and listening to Cryptonomicon and The Baroque Cycle.
00:05:43 – Conor has been watching The Orville: New Horizons and Only Murders in the Building and watched Chip ‘n Dale: Rescue Rangers, Father of the Bride, and Fire Island.
00:08:55 – Josh’s wife has been watching way more of The Bear than she was supposed to.
00:09:17 – Ron saw Roadrunner: A Film About Anthony Bourdain and Elvis.

Mail Bag:
00:16:06 – Dan from Baltimore, Maryland asks about how to decide between director’s cuts vs. theatrical cuts when choosing to watch a film.
00:19:43 – Ken from The Great White North wants to know what constitutes a gangster film and which are the greatest of all time.
00:27:01 – Cory from Cleveland, Ohio wants to know how The Pacific stacks up against Band of Brothers.
00:29:44 – Adrian Z. asks which type of media the guys would give up if they had to give up one.
00:35:40 – Patrick W. wants to know what everyone thought of season three of Barry.
00:39:05 – Greg M. from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania asks about Star Wars toys.
00:43:27 – Adam from Chicago, Illinois has an unusual way of eating a slice of pizza.

Game Time:
00:48:06 – The guys play the new game that’s sweeping the nation: “Who Should Tom Hanks Play?”


What’s a Mediasplode? It’s a monthly special edition show in which we talk about what we are enjoying in media outside of the realm of comic books. It’s like our All Media Year End Round-Up but in a shorter, monthly format.

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