Special Edition Podcast

Mediasplode #40 – The HBO Show! The End of ‘Winning Time’, the Future of the Brand, and Our All-Time Favorite Original Series!

Show Notes

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

Running Time: 00:59:20

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:
00:02:38 – Conor mourns the cancelation of Heels.
00:05:40 – Ron is watching This Fool.
00:08:25 – Josh and Ron went to Riot Fest in Chicago.

HBO Discussion:
00:20:36 – Winning Time: The Rise of the Lakers Dynasty was canceled after season two.
00:38:19 – Greg M. from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania asks if the end of Succession marks the end of HBO’s incredible run of original programming that began in the early 90s.
00:49:12 – Greg also asks the guys’ to list their All-Time Top Three HBO Original Series.


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.

Note: Time codes are subject to change depending on dynamic ad insertion by the distributor.

“Song for the Dead”
Queens of the Stone Age


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