On the TFT Podcast, we listen to and discuss Elliot Smith’s “XO,” his major-label debut from 1998. Episode 299: Nothing or Everything or Whatever You Want originally appeared on Overthinking It, the site subjecting the popular culture to a level of scrutiny it probably doesn't deserve. [Latest Posts | Podcast (iTunes Link)]
On the Overthinking It Podcast we come full circle to tackle Paul Thomas Anderson’s “Phantom Thread,” starring Daniel Day Lewis. Episode 499: A Human Centipede of Pygmalions originally appeared on Overthinking It, the site subjecting the popular culture to a level of scrutiny it probably doesn't deserve. [Latest Posts | Podcast (iTunes Link)]
In our augmented future, the boundaries between physical and digital reality will be dissolved by super-fast networks, seamless interfaces, and smart artificial intelligences. There will be a rabbit hole around every corner, a trip every minute and an epiphany every hour. That venerable icon, ‘here be monsters’ will once again appear in the maps, but […]
I know we've talked about a lot of weird things on the podcast, but I never thought we'd have a show where the main point of discussion was cardboard! Let's jump in, shall we? Download Episode 649!
Nintendo’s history of releasing quirky, exciting gaming peripherals continues with the announcement of Nintendo Labo, coming this spring. If you haven’t yet learned about Labo, the product comes packed with “blueprints” to a number of...Show More Summary
Join us as we think back on our favorite stealth games, Ryan continues his campaign to make everyone play Warframe, Kristen reacts to finishing Horizon Zero Dawn: The Frozen Wilds and her first playthrough of Undertale, and we all prepare for the avalanche of sweet, sweet new games launching next week.
We discuss what the big Fable news means for Forza Horizon, for gamers, and for Fable itself. Plus: rumors of a new Xbox One Elite Controller, the New Duke gets priced and dated, and more!
On the TFT Podcast, we listen to and discuss Ani DiFranco’s “Little Plastic Castle.” Episode 298: Great Meaning in the Telephone Book originally appeared on Overthinking It, the site subjecting the popular culture to a level of scrutiny it probably doesn't deserve. [Latest Posts | Podcast (iTunes Link)]
This week, the crew talks about the return to Lordran, digging through their backlog, and trouble in France.
This week on the /Filmcast, it’s all Black Mirror as David, Jeff, and Devindra analyze each episode of the show’s new season on Netflix. Special guest Kristy Puchko joins us from Pajiba. Be sure to read Vulture’s recap of Hang the DJ and Vice’s review of Black Museum, as well as how every episode is connected. Show More Summary
2018 Awards Contender Series! Learn about all the movies getting buzz about as we lead up to the Oscars! On this episode, the GeekScholars host a spoiler-free discussion and review of Lady Bird, a coming-of-age story about a young woman experiencing her senior year of high school between 2002-03 as she deals with various relationships. Show More Summary
We are still rounding up 2017 music that you’ve gotta hear before it gets too far into 2018. To that end, here are three DIY […] Read more, get songs or stream the entire mix on Indie Rock Cafe
Marlene VerPlanck, a polished jazz vocalist who began her recording career in 1955, had a strong second career in the 1960s and '70s as a prolific jingle singer, sang backup on Frank Sinatra's Trilogy album and had a third career... Related Stories 21 New CD Discoveries
Most of you are well aware that The Cartridge Family is an elaborate front for the fam’s Nintendo Switch enthusiast fan-club, but we sincerely make no effort this show to conceal our true form. Nintendo Directs are exciting, though,Show More Summary
On the Overthinking It Podcast we tackle “The Post,” directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks. Episode 498: Get Off My Paper originally appeared on Overthinking It, the site subjecting the popular culture to a level of scrutiny it probably doesn't deserve. [Latest Posts | Podcast (iTunes Link)]
A couple of weeks ago, Billy Collins sent me an unpublished poem. Billy is a former U.S. Poet Laureate (2001-2003) and author most recently of The Rain in Portugal (Random House). His poems always have a jazz feel—improvised, deft and... Related Stories Video: Sonny Rollins, 1968 Billy Collins on Roland Kirk Sonny Rollins & Monk
The holiday drought is over. Nintendo has hit fans with a new Nintendo Direct minute, and we're here to cover every little tidbit! It's a jam-packed show and we take it on at a breakneck speed. Strap in and hold on! Download Episode 648!
On today's show, we speak to the two-man team behind the upcoming Wizard of Legend, a gorgeous spell-slinging adventure coming to PS4. Enjoy the show!
This week, the guys spent 90% of their time in the cinema and 10% dreaming about Dark Souls on Switch.
As is customary in January, we’ll begin the year with the good stuff we missed out on during the last. Today’s slept-on track comes from Collector. A reinforced bunker of Techno for these dark times. While the snares and handclaps are there, they’re fucked up by everything else in the mix. Or more accurately, they’re […]