The autumn TV season has officially begun, and let’s be honest, there is TOO MUCH stuff to watch out there. If you’re feeling overwhelmed, fear not. The Pop Rocket panel has lots of binge-worthy shows to recommend, and a couple new shows they think you should skip.
One panelist will tell you why they loved Netflix’s Maniac, and another who couldn’t make it through the season. If you’re curious whether Amazon Prime’s The First is worth your time, Tongson’s got some opinions. They’ll cover Bojack Horseman, National Treasure, Ozark, The Sinner and more.
Wynter is all about the tea behind Kevin Systrom, CEO and co-founder of Instagram, departing Facebook, which bought the photo-sharing app six years ago.
Karen is all about basketball legend Kareem Abdul Jabbar’s latest gig: staff writer on the new Veronica Mars.
Guy is all about the new Netflix romcom Nappily Ever After starring Sanaa Lathan.
That’s My Jam
Karen – SWV (Sisters with Voices) – Right Here
Guy – Troye Sivan – Seventeen.
With Guy Branum, Karen Tongson, and Wynter Mitchell-Rohrbaugh.
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Produced by Laura Swisher for MaximumFun.org. Edited by Shana Daloria.
In this episode...
- Guy Branum
- Karen Tongson
- Wynter Mitchell-Rohrbaugh
About the show
Pop Rocket is a high-octane weekly discussion of the culture we all love to love. Join host Guy Branum and panelists Wynter Mitchell, Karen Tongson, and Margaret Wappler for smart, funny, sometimes sweary chat about everything great in entertainment. Combining comic, journalistic, academic, and digital media expertise, the Pop Rocket team will keep you up-to-date on what’s most exciting in pop culture this week.
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