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Release Date: 12/15/2021

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Summary:   "Only time travel will tell." This week we learn a new word and become a bit unhinged discussing Season 2 of Russian Doll. Also discussed: realistic agendas for time travel, the new season of You Must Remember This, and I Love That For You.    Show notes:       (Vox)   Recommendations:  Andrea G.:  (podcast)    Andrea W.:  (podcast)        Lisa:  I Love That For You (Crave)   Music credits: "Electrodoodle" by Kevin MacLeod From: Licensed under   Theme song "Pyro Flow" by...

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Summary:   "Imagine the worst date ever, and then set it on fire." This week we happily dive into season 2 of one of favourite shows from the past year: The Flight Attendant. Also discussed: shower steamers, Heidi World, and Godless.   Show notes:       Recommendations:  Andrea G.:  Godless (Netflix)   Andrea W.:      Lisa:  Heidi World (podcast)       Also:   We are thrilled to be on the .  If you are looking for new podcasts to add to your playlist this is a great place to start!   Music credits:...

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Summary:    "Every time you find yourself here, it’s because you chose to come back." This week we're talking about Severance, a deeply unsettling and thought-provoking show. Also discussed: coastal grandmother style, Slow Horses and Barry Season 3.      Show notes:   (Paste)    Recommendations:  Andrea G.:  Slow Horses (Apple TV+)   Andrea W.:  Barry, Season 3 (Crave)   Lisa:  We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler (book)    Also:   We are thrilled to be on the .  If you are...

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Summary:    "Live your life." This week we almost can't get over how good Sort Of is and want to keep talking about it forever. Also discussed: Top Chef, Anatomy of a Scandal, and celebrations of life.    Show notes:     (Time)   (The Guardian)     Recommendations:  Andrea G.:  Milk Bar Bake Sale (Season 2, EP 1 of The Chef Show on Netflix)     Andrea W.:  Top Chef (Netflix)    Lisa:  Anatomy of a Scandal (Netflix)    Also:   We are thrilled to be on the .  If you are looking for new...

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Summary:    "Unnecessary." We watched The Eyes of Tammy Faye because it won Oscars and we're not happy about it. Also discussed: DOXA Documentary Film Festival, Severence and Dead Still.     Show notes:   (podcast)   (2000 documentary)   Recommendations:  Andrea G.:      Andrea W.:  Grown Ups by Marian Keyes   Lisa:  Dead Still (Acorn)    Music credits: "Electrodoodle" by Kevin MacLeod From: Licensed under   Theme song "Pyro Flow" by Kevin Macleod From: Licensed under ...

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Summary:    "Did the red peony bloom?" Dr. Florence Chee joins us this week to help us break down why we love Turning Red so much. Also discussed: spring haircuts, unwanted dental procedures, and Big Trouble in Little China.   Show notes:   (New Yorker)   (Polygon)   Recommendations:  Andrea G.:  Getting a spring haircut   Andrea W.:  Severence (Apple TV)   Lisa:  Blue Nights by Joan Didion (book)   Flo: Big Trouble in Little China (movie)   Music credits: "Electrodoodle" by Kevin MacLeod From: Licensed under ...

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Summary:    "Unbecoming." This week, we dive into our latest TV obsession: Bridget Everett's brilliant, beautiful smalltown comedy-drama Somebody Somewhere. Also discussed: spring fever, the excellent podcast Everything is Fine, and season four of Killing Eve.    Show notes:   on Twitter       Recommendations:  Andrea G.: (podcast)     Andrea W.:  Killing Eve, Season 4 (TV)     Lisa:  A Complicated Kindness by Miriam Toews (book)   Music credits: "Electrodoodle" by Kevin MacLeod From: Licensed under ...

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Summary:    "Did I miss anything?" Journalist and producer Bridgette Watson join us to debrief everything that happened during the 2022 Oscars.    Show notes:   (The Guardian)   (Vogue)   (Vice)   Music credits: "Electrodoodle" by Kevin MacLeod From: Licensed under   Theme song "Pyro Flow" by Kevin Macleod From: Licensed under     Pop This! Links:  (please consider reviewing and rating us!)  (please consider reviewing and rating us!) Logo design by  Intro voiced by Pop This! is a podcast...

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Summary:    "Blow my tiny mind." This week we look at the film CODA and discover why it's getting so much Oscar buzz. Also discussed: Sort Of, Carla Rockmore, and Lisa's feelings about The Batman.    Show notes:   by Jenna Fischtrom Beacom    (Slate)   Recommendations:  Andrea G.:  on Instagram    Andrea W.:  (TV)   Lisa:  Sort of (TV)    Music credits: "Electrodoodle" by Kevin MacLeod From: Licensed under   Theme song "Pyro Flow" by Kevin Macleod From: Licensed under   ...

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Summary:    "It's a rumble!" Journalist and musical aficionado Justin McElroy joins us this week to talk about Steven Spielberg's adaptation of West Side Story. Also discussed: Normal Gossip, Somebody Somewhere, and Schmigadoon!   Show notes:   (Slate)  Recommendations:  Andrea G.:  (podcast)   Andrea W.:  Stay Close (Netflix)   Lisa:  Somebody Somewhere (Crave)   Justin: (podcast)   Music credits: "Electrodoodle" by Kevin MacLeod From: Licensed under   Theme song "Pyro Flow" by Kevin Macleod From: ...

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"Yes, there is not." This week we get into the Christmas spirit by watching Netflix's first gay holiday rom-com, Single All The Way. Also discussed: Such A Fun Age, uterus biopsies, and our favourite new Christmas music.
 

Recommendations: 

Andrea G.:  A Boy Called Christmas (TV) 
 
Andrea W.: "Christmas Cards" by Tenille Townes, "Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy" by PIQSIQ (music)
 
Lisa:  Such A Fun Age by Kiley Reid (book)
 

Music credits:

"Electrodoodle" by Kevin MacLeod
 
Theme song "Pyro Flow" by Kevin Macleod
"Glockenspiel Beat" by Podington Bear

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Pop This! is a podcast featuring three women talking about pop culture.

Lisa Christiansen is a broadcaster, journalist and longtime metal head. Andrea Warner is a music critic, author and former horoscopes columnist. Andrea Gin is a producer and an avid figure skating fan.

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