The ThingPod crew survived the No Retreat, No Surrender watch along and live to tell the tale! In this episode, we recap the Golden Globes shenanigans, discuss the genius of Dave Chappelle on the heels of his Mark Twain prize acceptance, and tend to a mixed bag of Things of the Week.
Finally, for the Thing of the Week (and maybe year?) we dive deep on the brilliant, Lovecraftian madness that is David Eggers instant classic “The Lighthouse”. How long have we been on this pod…Five weeks…Two days…Where are we? Tune in and help us to recollect, ya sea dogs!
Just when you thought you were out, they pull you back in! The ThingPod boys are back for one more episode of 2019. They cover a wild week of Things Just In. From Eddie Murphy back on SNL to the quick and dirty on Netflix’s The Witcher, to a whole cornucopia of podcasts about everything from Godfather 2 to the possibility of another American Civil War?!
Finally, our wayward Wookies hop back into the Millennium Falcon one last time to recap the Thing of the Week; Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. They discuss their reactions, fanboy out, and finally say goodbye to Star Wars aka “Peak Thing.”
This episode of The THINGpod is brought to you by the podcast Laughing in the Dark with Sara Jones.
Eric and Matt put a bow on 2019 with a round-up of some Things Just In, take a look ahead to the most anticipated Things of 2020, and take a look back at the 2019 HBO phenomenon that was Damon Lindelof’s Watchmen. So buckle in, watch out for flying shrimp, and close out the year with the ThingPod crew!
As 2019 comes to a close, the boys are back to roll out the red carpet and announce the inaugural, annual Thingie Awards!
The categories include:
Best Comedy Special
Best Podcast Episode
And much more!
So slip on that ball gown or adjust your tie and settle in for a review of 2019 Thing Style!
TheTHINGpod pirates are back on the open sea! This week they dig into the Disney+ Star Wars story phenomenon The Mandalorian… Baby Yoda you guys! They also check in on the weekly HBO Deathwatch (spoiler alert: Watchmen is still holding strong). Then the fellas have a sit down to pay their respects to the Thing of the Week, Martin Scorsese’s Netflix masterpiece The Irishman! So give it a listen, we wouldn’t want anything bad to happen to ya… just sayin’