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Mar 20, 2015

This week on the podcast, Matt and Tiny talk out their feelings about Chappie. After the review, Matt shares his thoughts on Apple’s exclusive deal with HBO Now, Community’s season premiere, Happy Endings’ mysterious countdown and his disappointment about Harmontown. Tiny talks about reality TV, the Parks & Rec finale, and Mike & Molly.

Due to scheduling conflicts, Mike couldn’t make it this week. 

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Runtime: 1:34:08

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Show Start - 00:30

Chappie Review - 02:10


Matt on Cord Cutting (HBO Now/Apple TV) - 27:25

Tiny loves Reality TV - 36:00

Matt loves Alison Victoria - 38:43

The merits of Reality TV - 40:15
Matt on Community (Yahoo Screen) - 43:28

Pondering On-Demand Ads and Data - 51:29

Matt on Happy Endings’ Countdown - 52:52

Tiny on Mike and Molly - 57:00

Matt on Mortified Nation (Netflix) - 1:02:41

Matt on Harmontown (Netflix) - 1:08:00

Matt on Galaxy Quest (Netflix) - 1:18:38

Tiny on Parks & Rec - 1:20:45

Pixels Trailer - 1:32:34


Episode Tag - 1:35:10

Pre-Recorded Outro - 1:36:15


Show Notes


Analysis of HBO Now and Apple - Here’s a breakdown of HBO Now and it’s exclusive deal with Apple.

A Picture of Kitchen Crashers Host Alison Victoria - Wow.

Casey Wilson and Adam Pally Comment on the Happy Endings Countdown - Seriously, if this turns out to be a joke, I’m going to be upset.

Matt’s Review of Community’s Season 6 Premiere: Ladders - Check out my review of the premiere and let me know what you think.

Matt’s OBN Review of John Scalzi’s novel Redshirts - I was really disappointed and frustrated with this book, so I had a lot to say.

Matt and Tiny on Nerd’s Domain – Tiny and I were guests on Nerd’s Domain after Matt invited us to a screening of Jurassic Park. Check out the episode here.


Obsessive Viewer - Check out plenty of reviews of movies, TV shows and industry commentary at the blog that started it all.

Obsessive Book Nerd - Our “sister site” where you can find book reviews and commentary on the evolving world of reading.

The Secular Perspective - Check out Tiny’s side project podcast that explores the concepts of faith, religion and existence from the perspective of secular hosts.

Mike’s Band: As Good As It Gets - Check out Mike’s band and download the “Something New E.P.” for free!

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Loudlike “Mistakes We Must Make” EP on iTunes - Our theme song is “An Eclipse of Events.” Grab Loudlike’s EP and hear the full version of our theme. - My brother has a business where he and his girlfriend sell carts to disabled dogs.


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