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The Adventure Zone: Live Candlelights 2018 Spectacular


Angus McDonald had but one item on his Candlenights list: A very special action doll of his very favorite wrestler. Unfortunately for him, Tres Horny Boys were assigned to acquire said toy. Can our three heroes fulfill the boy detective’s Candlenights wish? Or will the forces of outrageous consumer demand prove an unbeatable foe?

Judge John Hodgman Episode 394: Juris-diction


Melissa brings the case against her father, Mark. She complains that in classic weird-dad fashion, Mark intentionally mispronounces words and brand names. Mark says his pronunciations are how he's always said them! Who's right? Who's wrong?



Statement from her mother:

"I have been married for 37 years to a wonderful man who drives me crazy with his incorrect pronunciation! Don’t get me wrong, I’m not talking about his charming New Orleans accent, which I love, and which gets much stronger when we visit that fair city.

What gets me nuts is his purposeful changing of either pronunciation or word placement (Zero Coke instead of Coke Zero). And I think it’s a power and control thing. He does it because he likes to see people’s reactions. If no one responded, or corrected him, I don’t think he’d do it. When we’re on a plane and he orders Zero Coke, most flight attendants don’t bat an eye, and hand him his drink. But occasionally they’ll say, 'ok, Coke Zero,' and dad will get that twinkle in his eye. And there was one time when the flight attendant 'argued' with him, which, I think you’ll remember, gave you, me and your sister great satisfaction! But he does it to engage with people, and slightly irritate your mother. It works."


Thank you to Justin Dewey for naming this week's case! To suggest a title for a future episode, like Judge John Hodgman on Facebook. We regularly put out a call for submissions.



Inside Pop Ep. 141 - The Best Television & Music of 2018

Inside Pop

Inside Pop presents our year end special highlighting the very best Television and Music of 2018! That's right - this one episode brings you our picks for the most binge-worthy TV shows ( including Atlanta, Dear White People, Barry, The Haunting of Hill House, Killing Eve, Queer Eye, Sense8) and most addictive music (including Janelle Monae, Cardi B, Meek Mill, Florence and the Machine, Ella Mai, Jacob Banks, Chloe X Halle) of the past 12 months. Listen to hear new insights into the shows that sit on top of the TV peak, plus we'll celebrate our favorite albums and each declare our Song of the Year!

Sean's Top TV


Dear White People

Castle Rock



The Haunting of Hill House

Killing Eve

Sense8 (Series Finale)

Amita's Top TV



The Handmaid's Tale

Killing Eve

Murphy Brown

Queer Eye

Amita's Top Albums

A Star is Born (Soundtrack) - Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper

Championships - Meek Mill

Dirty Computer - Janelle Monae

Invasion of Privacy - Cardi B

Ventriloquism - Meshell Ndegeocello

Sean's Top Albums

Dirty Computer - Janelle Monae

High as Hope - Florence and the Machine

Lean on Me - Jose James

Piano & a Microphone - Prince

Remain in Light - Angelique Kidjo (Remain in Light X 2 playlist)

Ventriloquism - Meshell Ndegeocello

Village - Jacob Banks

Sean's Song of the Year

Happy Without Me - Chloe X Halle

Amita's Song of the Year

Boo'd Up - Ella Mai

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Wonderful Ep. 63: Goin’ Potty Backwards


Griffin’s favorite electromagnetic phenomenon! Rachel’s favorite nostalgic advertisements! Griffin’s favorite classy holiday album! Rachel’s favorite new Hanukkah jam!

Music: "Money Won't Pay" by bo en and Augustus -

#198 - Clean Sleigh 2 with Marc Evan Jackson

Marc Evan Jackson

He's... from Earth. And Brooklyn 99. And The Good Place. And Jumanji, and The Detroit Creativity Project - Marc Evan Jackson joins us to settle some holiday topics once and for all.

Still Buffering: How to Christmas Prince 2

Still Buffering

HE'S BACK! Our Christmas King has returned and we're here to talk aalll about that royal wedding. We still aren't sure how the royal lineage works in Aldovia or what meat jelly is or why Emily isn't queen but here we are, one whole year later, ready to tackle these issues with you.

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Music: "Baby You Change Your Mind" by Nouvellas

Jordan, Jesse, Go! Episode 561: Film of Protection with Open Mike Eagle

Open Mike Eagle

Open Mike Eagle (Tights and Fights, What Happens When I Try to Relax album) joins Jordan and Jesse for a discussion of Mike's popularity on the Hip Hop Heads Reddit despite his lack of face tattoos, why Jesse went big and bought a signature Ricky Henderson batting glove on eBay, and how Mike found himself in an actual professional wrestling match after a Twitter feud with a rapping wrestler.

The Greatest Discovery Ep 33: We're Lucky to Have Him


When a young Saru is jonesin' for outer space, his father quickly gives him a stern talking-to. But when a piece of a ship comes into Saru's possession, it's time to buckle-down and write some strongly worded emails. Will Saru get the answer's he's looking for? Will the balance be upset? Does anyone really know what happens when the monolith absorbs you?

It's the episode that takes you from a sandy beach and into the brightest of skies!

CIPYD 170: Pupdates and Austin Dogs


Hello! Hello!
Don't worry! Allegra is back this week! That's right, the band is back together and Stella's groove has returned!

This week, Allegra tells us all about the dogs she met in her trip to Austin! Renee met ANOTHER very excited dog petter and we have some exciting pupdates to some of our older segments!
Plus, we have a Listener of the Month and a hilarious My Mutt Minute.

Get cozy and tune in!

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