Guy, Wynter, and Karen are joined by comedian and actress Tara Jepsen to examine Hollywood’s depiction of lady love on the big screen, and TV.
The panel delves into what gets them all hot and bothered, and what just gets them bothered. Plus, Tara throws down for her sapphic sister Rachel Maddow over Trump’s tax releases, Guy discusses the wonder that is Throwing Shade the TV show, Wynter reports back from SXSW, and Karen is all about drunk Asians on Fresh Off the Boat.
But there’s more! Pop Rocket debuts our newest segment, 4 Questions, with our first guest Lisa Loeb! Everyone should check out her new album Feel What U Feel. It’s a jam-packed show, Rocketeers!
That’s My Jam:
Tara Jepsen – Herb Alpert – Spanish Flea
Karen Tongson – Maria Katindig Dykes – Triste
Wynter Mitchell – Drake – Teenage Fever
Guy Branum – Las Culturistas Podcast
Lisa Loeb w/ Craig Robinson – Feel What U Feel
Each week we’ll add everyone’s jams to this handy Spotify playlist.
In this episode...
- Guy Branum
- Wynter Mitchell
- Karen Tongson
- Tara Jepsen
- Lisa Loeb
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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