A weekly podcast where Nando, DJ, and Diggins analyze a piece of pop culture by looking exclusively at the details.
Looking at popular media with jaded eyes and then telling you everthing that's wrong with it.
Completed series include: The Transformers, Beast Wars, Beast Machines, and Prime. Movie reviews include: Transformers The Movie, Bumblebee, Transformers, and Revenge Of The Fallen.
A media analysis podcast in which hosts Allison and Julia discuss modern media (including TV & film, books, and music) that depicts the Ancient Mediterranean world, its peoples, and its stories. We're here to have a good time, not to nitpick accuracy, but we've got a thing or two to teach, too.
Co-hosts Paul and Andy have one mission, to leave no nit left unpicked! Each episode they choose one piece of pop culture, ranging from movies to music videos to cultural phenomenons and do their damnedest to nitpick the hell out of it.
From jerkin it at work, to takin your shirt off on a plane, to "Am I an Asshole?" We have the answer for all of society's pressing questions. Oh and sometimes we talk about TV. New episodes every other Friday!
Where we take the beloved sci-fi series, look at it with jaded eyes, and then tell you everything that's wrong with it.
Where we take the avant-garde 60s television series, look at it with jaded eyes, and then tell you everything that's wrong with it.
We find commercials really interesting, and often hilariously or tragically out of touch, so join us as we nitpick the hell of out the mammoth industry of advertising. Every week on Pop Up, Dillon Wall (filmmaker) and Daniel Lanza Rivers (scholar and critic in cultural studies) watch a commercial, and then put it under the proverbial microscope. The show is often salient, and always entertaining... because for an industry built on knowing what we want, advertising sure gets it wrong a lot. G ...
Weekly video game reviews, previews, and analysis of the biggest topics in gaming, covering the latest in PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo and more! Hosted by Tim Gettys, Greg “GameOverGreggy” Miller, Blessing Adeoye, and Andy Cortez. Watch the free video version at YouTube.com/KindaFunnyGames
Where we take a beloved part of the Star Trek franchise, look at it with jaded eyes, and then tell you everything that's wrong with it.
Gil (17) & Wil (46) take turns to debrief on their little and not-so-little niggles in life. Categorized as 'comedy' because 'comedy??' wasn't an option, and 'society & culture' seems like a biiiiig stretch. Trigger warning: Low production values.
Light and humorous discussions about clean fiction, authors, and basically anything bookish!
A podcast about pop culture, life, writing, food, and whatever else catches our attention.
Two best friends talk about the comics they're reading, and also life, so like, whatever man.
The Style Masterclass Podcast with your host Miss J. The Style Coaching podcast that teaches you to show up with Style & Confidence no matter what size you are. Let's Build Your Confidence Style You To Look Like a Boss Build a Wardrobe You'll Wear And Get You Showing Up Ready to Conquer & Slay. You ready?
Specializing in movies, comics, games, toys, gadgets, and whatever else we enjoy.
JJ Redick of New Orleans Pelicans interviews some of the biggest names in basketball—including his teammates!—and many other celebrities. It’s an inside look at life in the NBA and conversations with people who interest Redick and his co-host, Tommy Alter, the most.
When Cy-Kill establishes a base on Titan, the Renegades are forced to ally themselves with Dr. Braxis. It took four people to write this episode. Four. Find Paul and John on Twitter. Full episode archiveBy John Sobey and Paul MacPherson
We continue with the worst of Star Trek, this time exploring the Evil Seductress Trope: The Perfect Mate by way of the original series' salt vampire.By Dan Ravipinto and Neil McGarry
Uhoh. Venom sabotaged Nando's mic because he didn't like the movie! This week, Nando DJ and Diggins swing over to watch the movie event if the year (if you want to see Tom Hardy be a dirty little freak), Venom: Let There Be Carnage! They nitpick the raves, the shrieks, and of course the internets.
Will's a twitch affiliate! He also read three books with tangential MCU connections: Shang-Chi vol 1: Brothers and Sisters, Eternals: To Defy the Apocalypse, and Marvel Zombies: Resurrections. Steve read chapter 9 of Gnomon and promised to link the poem "The Circus Animals' Desertion" by W.B. Yeats in this here description, so there you go.…
On this week’s episode of the Style Masterclass Podcast, we talk about the idea of honing in on the 1% and losing view of the 99%. It’s starting to become so natural these days as we carry around cameras all day that allows us to zoom in and further fixate on the 1%. It’s not helping any of us. You’ll learn: Why you’re losing perspective of the 99%…
We finally did it! X of Swords is here, and it is wild. Buckle up for the big crossover leading out of our Giant-Sized Dawn of X podcasts, and into the next act of Jonathan Hickman's run as creative lead of the X-Men franchise.By Will Freeland and Steve Stormoen
In this episode we discuss Natalie Haynes's 2019 novel A Thousand Ships. Digressions include identity theft, ancient clothing, and ecofascism. We also spend a while simping for basically every ancient woman mentioned. Content warnings: Profanity Discussion of violence and death Discussion of rape and sexual assault Mentions of slavery Mentions of s…
Originally aired on November 1st, 2018 Find Paul and John on Twitter. Full episode archiveBy John Sobey and Paul MacPherson
In this episode we are chatting about relatable every day romance and heroes vs. over the top, fairytale or celebrity type heroes and plots! Which do we prefer? What is great about each?
If you were worried that this series was too firmly rooted in a framework of science and logic, then worry no more! This episode has actual magic so now nothing matters! Hooray! Find Paul and John on Twitter. Full episode archiveBy John Sobey and Paul MacPherson
Visit http://joinhoney.com/KINDA to get Honey for free. Go to http://upstart.com/kindafunny to get find out how Upstart can lower your monthly rate. Go to http://chime.com/kfgames to get started. Tim, Tamoor, Andy, and Barrett give their thoughts on Metroid Dread, Back 4 Blood, WarioWare, and more! Time Stamps: 00:00:00 - Start 00:01:20 - Housekeep…
On this week’s episode of the Style Masterclass Podcast, we talk about false cheerleading. This is when instead of celebrating a particular moment, we start to go into a shame spiral. We feel we now have to maintain a level of perfection we’ve achieved on one occasion. Instead of giving yourself that pleasure, we begin false cheerleading. You’ll le…
The Guardians join Professor Janus on his expedition to discover the lost city of Atlantis because it had to appear in every single children's cartoon from the 80s. Find Paul and John on Twitter. Full episode archiveBy John Sobey and Paul MacPherson
A highlight worst-of reel of Star Trek: Genesis by way of Identity Crisis sprinkled with the awful ending of the Inner Light and the bad acting of Masks. Though, good news: no salamander babies!By Dan Ravipinto and Neil McGarry
Originally aired on August 23rd, 2018 Find Paul and John on Twitter. Full episode archiveBy John Sobey and Paul MacPherson
In this episode we are putting book boyfriends head to head and deciding who we would choose! This is a fun episode where we get to gush about all the qualities of some of our favorite heroes!
Will's got Werewolf by Night: New Wolf Rising, Conan the Barbarian: Into the Crucible, Juggernaut: No Stopping Now, and Fantastic Four: Antithesis. Steve, when not distracted by baseball, is on that Gnomon train, with chapter 9, which changes everything. Links, as promised: Rats sharing a brain via wire, 3000 miles away | Reading dreams from your m…
Amidst the fighting between Guardians and Renegades, an alien warrior must decide who shall be the recipient of his accumulated wisdom. Find Paul and John on Twitter. Full episode archiveBy John Sobey and Paul MacPherson
Go to http://purple.com/kindafunny10 and use promo code kindafunny10 for 10% off any order of $200 or more! Tim, Tamoor, and Andy give their thoughts on the Nintendo Switch OLED and Metroid Dread. Epic Creator Code: KindaFunny Time Stamps: 00:00:00 - Start 00:01:08 - Housekeeping 00:05:25 - Nintendo Switch OLED 00:20:41 - Metroid Dread Follow The K…
Go to http://purple.com/kindafunny10 and use promo code kindafunny10 for 10% off any order of $200 or more! Janet, Andy, Mike, and Greg come together to talk about Ubisoft's latest open world Far Cry. 00:00:00 - Start 00:02:30 - Housekeeping 00:05:10 - Far Cry 6 Review Epic Creator Code: KindaFunny Follow The Kinda Funny Team On Twitter: Greg Mille…
On this week’s episode of the Style Masterclass Podcast, we talk about body image and how it relates to the thought-feeling-action cycle. We focus on misreading distortion and telling a misfortune. You’ll learn: Why we tell ourselves misfortunes How we make leaps in logic that lead to false conclusions How to interrupt that pattern We’re hard-wired…
He's the architect of all your pain! Or the author. Whatever. This week Nando, DJ, and Diggins watch the James Bond movie that launches a thousand bad Chrisoph Waltz impressions, Spectre. They nitpick the trains, the drills, and of course the octopuses.
Cy-Kill takes control of a carnival which he uses to capture Leader-1 and a human psychic we've never met and also Scooter is a clown for a little while. Find Paul and John on Twitter. Full episode archiveBy John Sobey and Paul MacPherson
Pirates and moral conundrums, oh my!By Dan Ravipinto and Neil McGarry
Originally aired on October 29th, 2018 Find Paul and John on Twitter. Full episode archiveBy John Sobey and Paul MacPherson
In this episode we are chatting about giveaways! What do we love? What is frustrating? Someone might even compare a rafflecopter giveaway to a Dementor...
The Renegades replace Leader-1's power-suit with a duplicate that's designed to turn him evil, in an episode that pretends Courageous and the power-suits aren't a thing. Find Paul and John on Twitter. Full episode archiveBy John Sobey and Paul MacPherson
Go to http://betterhelp.com/kindafunny and take care of yourself. Go to http://purple.com/kindafunny10 and use promo code kindafunny10 for 10% off any order of $200 or more! Go to http://fitbod.me/kfgames to get 25% off your membership! Jared Petty returns to talk about ActRaiser, Halo Infinite, New World, and how wrong we were about our Video Game…
Now dig on this. While Diggins is off doing his late night sand experiments, Nando and DJ swing over to watch the movie that launches a thousand memes and one reboot, Spider-Man 3. They nitpick the Sandman, the Venom, and of course The Sandman.
Y'all remember Zero? No? Oh. Well, apparently he's had beef with Cy-Kill for a while. Find Paul and John on Twitter. Full episode archiveBy John Sobey and Paul MacPherson
The inaugural episode of Star Trek: Enterprise, the Good Bits. We hope.By Dan Ravipinto and Neil McGarry
Originally aired on June 20th, 2018 Find Paul and John on Twitter. Full episode archiveBy John Sobey and Paul MacPherson
In case you all missed Will's first stream as a Twitch affiliate, (http://twitch.tv/sylverdreamer) it was a rollicking good time. ROLLICKING! Podwise, this week we've got Daredevil by Chip Zdarsky vol 5: Truth/Dare, Captain America by Ta-Nehisi Coates vol 4: All Die Young pt 1, and Sword Master vol 2: God of War on Will's docket. Steve finishes Gno…
Cy-Kill finally becomes ruler of Gobotron and immediately declares all Guardians to be enemies of the state. Find Paul and John on Twitter. Full episode archiveBy John Sobey and Paul MacPherson
Go to http://betterhelp.com/kindafunny and take care of yourself. Go to http://expressvpn.com/kindafunny to get an extra 3 months on a 1-year package. Go to http://upstart.com/KINDAFUNNY to find out how Upstart can lower your monthly payments today! Download the DraftKings app NOW and use code KINDAFUNNY. We give our thoughts on Guardians of the Ga…
On this week’s episode of the Style Masterclass Podcast, we talk about confidence and how important it is to have people in your life to fill your cup. We talk about why sometimes we need to pause and ask for help. It’s time to acknowledge when you’re exhausted. You’ll learn: Why and how you should ask for what you need How confidence can be dimini…
It's Election Day in Canada! If you're eligible to vote, get out and vote! Find Paul and John on Twitter. Full episode archiveBy John Sobey and Paul MacPherson
We bring the experiment to a close with the utterly incomprehensible two-part conclusion to The Prisoner, and lay out what comes next.By Dan Ravipinto and Neil McGarry
First: go check Will out on Twitch every Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday evening at http://twitch.tv/sylverdreamer With that out of the way, in this mighty fine episode Will wades into Spider-Man: Bloodline, Strange Academy: First Class, and Avengers by Jason Aaron vol 7: Age of Khonshu. Steve jumps on Gnomon chapter 6, A New Set of Colors, and the b…
The double feature that 2021 deserves. This week, while Diggins is away meeting every cat in Turkey, Nando and DJ watch not one but TWO movies that could not be more different, Kate and Malignant. They nitpick the guns, the doctors, and of course the falling from great distances.
Originally aired on August 10th, 2018 Find Paul and John on Twitter. Full episode archiveBy John Sobey and Paul MacPherson
This one is just for fun! Here is proof that we are always laughing, rarely serious, and mess up more often than not! Enjoy!
The Guardians capture Cy-Kill and imprison him on the planet Elba where he quickly starts a revolt. Find Paul and John on Twitter. Full episode archiveBy John Sobey and Paul MacPherson
On this week’s episode of the Style Masterclass Podcast, we talk about why you should bother to get ready, especially with fragrance. We talk about the beauty of working from home and how you smell you! This can add practical glamour to every day. You’ll learn: Why you should get ready, even if you’re working from home How to add practical glamour …
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An angry scientist turns recently cloned dinosaurs into giant monsters and sets them loose upon Japan. Naturally, Cy-Kill wants in on this action. Find Paul and John on Twitter. Full episode archiveBy John Sobey and Paul MacPherson
In this episode we discuss the television series Supernatural. We take a long trip down memory lane--way down. Right to hell, in fact. Featuring: fanfiction, the University of Washington-Seattle, and some good ol' fashioned misogyny. Actually, a lot of good ol' fashioned misogyny. Content warnings: Mild profanity Discussion of violence and death Me…
We discuss Number Six's silent birthday and the wardrobe of Mrs. Butterworth with our guest Tim Allen, who has learned how different The Prisoner is this time around without the help of pizza and weed.By Dan Ravipinto and Neil McGarry
Originally aired on August 10th, 2018 Find Paul and John on Twitter. Full episode archiveBy John Sobey and Paul MacPherson
It's such a good movie, they spend a big chunk of the pod dunking of Dear Evan Hansen. This week Nando, DJ, and Diggins drive over to watch the MCU movie about a heroic BMW that saves the world, Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings. They nitpick the dragons, the rings, and of course the horse.