Episode 24 – The Lobster

What animal do you want to be? This week on the The THING we make a meal of the way-out absurdist dystopian comedy-drama The Lobster. Join Matt and Eric for a late-night recap of the week that was in popular culture and look forward to some of the stuff coming down the shoot. It’s all here: movies, TV, streaming, music, comics, and our famous bad impressions. Tap in!

Episode 23 – The Bourne Redundancy

Eric and Matt are back on the airwaves to round up the last two weeks of creative culture! They recap the 12th annual Traverse City Film Festival, get into the fantastic “The Night Of” now airing on HBO, and look ahead to a few exciting THINGs Just In. For the main event this week, the guys have a bittersweet discussion on the much anticipated “Jason Bourne” and whether or not old J.B. should just stay off the grid and take up a hobby (perhaps golf or woodworking?). Come on down and get a roundhouse punch of ThingPod in your ear!

Episode 21 – Maron (Season 4)

This week The THING Podcast crew discuss the pros and cons of streaming interfaces, gear up for a big few weeks of political humor and new releases, and take a peek at some of the Things that came out of the recent STAR WARS (!) Celebration. Finally, we send off “Maron”, the recently wrapped streaming series from one of our podcasting heroes, Marc Maron. So put the Pikachu down, get out of traffic, and get The THING in your earholes!

Episode 20 – Bone Tomahawk

Eric and Matt mount up for their first Western themed episode! Ride along as they recap the week in creative culture, look ahead to a few summer THINGS Just In and end up in the “Valley of Starving Men” to discuss the amazing, genre-bending masterpiece that is Bone Tomahawk! Don’t be a troglodyte, download and listen in now!

Episode 18 – Summer Blockbuster Blues

Eric and Matt discuss the challenge in finding a fresh, compelling summer blockbuster. They also talk Bill Simmons new Sports/Pop Culture HBO project, the latest from the Avetts, and get meta with some talk about Infinite Jest and the future of Virtual Reality. Put on your VR helmet and check in to The THING at your own risk, you may never want to leave….