We’re glad to be back with you and delighted to be speaking about one of our favourite topics, the Marvel Cinematic Universe. This week we take on the visually impressive Doctor Strange and the ever-growing Marvel TV presence. The spoiler alert here is for all things, in all ways. We talk about major plot points for the full Doctor Strange movie, and also most of the Marvel TV properties (i.e. Agent Carter, Agents of SHIELD, Daredevil, Jessica Jones, and Luke Cage).
The Emmy Awards air this weekend on ABC, and in addition to our extensive thoughts on this year’s nominations, we thought it was time to recognize some of the good works that even the Academy didn’t want to honour. We did this for the Oscars, you may recall. While we’re looking forward to seeing rich, […]
There are so many reasons to be upset about the loss of Marvel’s Agent Carter. Maybe you really liked the way the show handled its characters’ post-war trauma and wanted to see where that would go. Maybe you were captivated by the budding romance between Peggy and that-guy-who-isn’t-Captain-America. Or maybe you appreciated the lessons on […]
Peggy, Miss Carter, Agent Carter, Marge, Margaret, Peg. Sometimes it seems like everyone has a different way of referring to the World War II vet and founding member of S.H.I.E.L.D. The names she uses, and the names she gets assigned to her have significant consequences for the story Marvel’s Agent Carter is telling. Let’s take […]
The season finale of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend got us talking about what an outstanding first season this unique musical comedy has had, and we wanted to share the show with you. Spoilers for the first season are contained within, but this isn’t a show where knowing certain plot points will compromise your viewing of the show. […]
With your usual Friday Link Roundup mastermind away for the week, I’ve hijacked the spot to talk about something I love dearly. That would be Marvel’s Agent Carter. (Full disclosure: Jeff loves Agent Carter too, and he is the only reason I know it exists, so hijack is probably an overstatement). This show is strongly […]
Welcome to our new podcast, the Pop Cult Podcast—you may notice that in the actual podcast we called it “The Pop Cult Leaders”. We already changed the name, because it’s a pilot and stuff changes. Cool? Cool. In this pilot episode, we have Pop Cult Leader Lauren (me) spreading the word about my passion for […]