Pop This! Podcast Episode 282: Josie and the Pussycats with Erika Thorkelson
Release Date: 05/19/2021
Writer and performer Morgan Brayton joins us this week to talk about a show she dearly loves: Hacks. Also discussed: Pretty Hard Cases, Naomi Osaka, and our best sleeping tips.info_outline Pop This! Podcast Episode 291: Mare of Easttown
We are officially done with music movies and back to our regularly scheduled programming this week with a belated look at Mare of Easttown. Also discussed: Crying in H Mart, Summer of Soul and I Think You Should Leave.info_outline Pop This! Podcast Episode 290: Cabaret with Steven Schelling
All-star guest Steven Schelling returns to discuss the last entry in our music movies and musicals series: Cabaret. Also discussed: Kevin Can F**k Himself, Hacks, and dealing with post-restrictions social awkwardness.info_outline Pop This! Podcast Episode 289: Funny Girl with Steven Schelling
We forge onward with our music movies and musicals series and welcome Steven Schelling to the show to talk about Funny Girl and all things Barbra Streisand. Also discussed: The Night Manager, Fast & Furious 9, and the terrible heat wave.info_outline Pop This! Podcast Episode 288: Xanadu with Steven Schelling
This week, we continue on our music movies and musicals odyssey, bringing in all-star guest Steven Schelling to help us tackle Xanadu. Also discussed: The Turning podcast, shaved ice desserts, and the music of LOLAA.info_outline Pop This! Podcast Episode 287: In the Heights
Lin-Manuel Miranda's latest movie In the Heights is released in the middle of our musical series and we are ready for it. Also discussed: High on the Hog, Lindy West, and Lisa's t-shirt collection.info_outline Pop This! Podcast Episode 286: A Chorus Line
We continue on our tour of music movies and musicals and talk about one of the classics this week: the 1985 musical drama A Chorus Line. Also discussed: the music of Nimkish, the cult of ambition, and aggressive Vancouver crows.info_outline Pop This! Podcast Episode 285: Enchanted
This week we continue with our musical madness with the 2007 live action/animated musical fantasy romantic comedy film Enchanted. Also discussed: Crash Landing on You, back alley art, and Friends: The Reunion.info_outline Pop This! Podcast Episode 284: Dreamgirls
This week we continue our tour of musicals and music films with the hit film Dreamgirls. Also discussed: fire ants, Diana Ross in Mahogany, and the book How To Do Nothing by Jenny Odell.info_outline Pop This! Podcast Episode 283: Moulin Rouge! with Carlos Hernandez Fisher
This week, pop culture omnivore Carlos Hernandez Fisher joins us to talk about a movie he saw five times in theatres: Moulin Rouge! Also discussed: Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, Mare of Easttown, and our ongoing efforts to reintegrate into society.info_outline
Midlife. Feel Good About Feeling Bad (a book containing the essay "Me and Bridget Jones" by Erika Thorkelson)
Pop This! EP 124: A Wrinkle in Time with Erika Thorkelson
Andrea W.: Fanny (documentary)
Andrea G.: Good Girls (Netflix)
Erika: Space Sweepers (Netflix)
Intro bed: "OLPC" by Marco Raaphorst
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