Episode 19 – Game of Thrones (Season 6)

Join Eric and Matt this week as they talk about the retirement of our favorite home companion Garrison Keillor, get subversive with the My Favorite Murder Podcast and Dr. Steve Brule. And finally, go back to Westeros to review the explosive season 6 of Game of Thrones! Winter has arrived, and right in the middle of summer no less…

Episode 16 – Bo Burnham: Make Happy

Join us on THE THING your podcast for all things interesting. This week we float along on the happy little clouds of the late great Bob Ross, check in with Prophets of Rage, and take a peek at Peaky Blinders. Finally, we get giddy over out Thing of the Week, Bo Burnham’s brilliantly absurd new Netflix comedy special “Make Happy”. So stick us in your ears Thigamabobs, and ask yourself: Are you happy?

Episode 14 – Cornucopia Thing!

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!

Episode 13 – Game of Thrones (Season 1)

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.

Episode 12 – Midnight Special

This week Eric and Matt honor the loss and legacy of the Purple One, Throwback to a 1986 comedy classic, channel some Michael Scott, and dig deep into the creatively fearless and mystifying new film Midnight Special. So hop on board for the ride…like a train…like the Midnight Special…that you board…at the station…with a ticket…and your luggage….I’ll show myself out…