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….
Join Eric and Matt as they recap the crazy week that was. They roundup bits of comedy, get tense about the new thriller Hush, and talk some of the other outstanding creative goodness. This episode also includes a Mid-Summer movie preview to get pumped about coming attractions that may be future Thing(s) Of The Week! So Plug in your air guitar and get ready to rock out with the Thing!
Join Eric and Matt as they round up the week in creative culture. They try to determine the shelf life of Rage, discuss the current gold rush in the world of comic books, and pay proper tribute to longstanding PEAK THING (!): Good Will Hunting. Do you like apples? We at THE THING love Good Will Hunting so much we almost can’t handle ourselves…how do you like them apples?!? You’re suspect!! It’s not your fault!! Tune in and share the GWH love.
This week on The Thing: The Horn of Plenty! In the absence of a true Thing of the Week, Matt & Eric deliver a veritable smorgasbord of Week in Review, Throwback, and Thing of the Week topics. It’s all here folks, our breakdown on the movies, TV, music, podcasts, comedy, comic books, and more that we say are worth your time right now. Join our rapid fire roundup of goodness!
This week Eric and Matt catch up on two weeks of Week in Review, discuss their excitement around the sudden availability of NEW RADIOHEAD MUSIC (!), and finally cross the wall into Westeros to do battle with Season One of Game of Thrones. Sit down for a listen…or there may just be a pike in the Village Square with your name on it. Long live the King! Winter is Coming! …and so forth.