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Title: Ben's Buddy Nick is in the Bunker!

Nick McCay

Y’all we got so many updates! Andie got a new gig. Ben made friends in the dirt. We watched Cargo on NETFLIX. We’ve been busy…

This week’s Buddy in the Bunker is Nick McCay ( . He’s one of Ben’s childhood friends and he comes on board to talk Nuclear Apocalypse, LA survival plans, and general shenanigans. To keep up with everything this dude is keeping up with in the world check out his personal blog!

If y'all want a dope logo like ours hit up our friend Matt Taylor!

Get ready! Next Episode we’re breaking down The Rain so catchup ahead of time on NETFLIX




Sawbones: Our Mental Health Stories


This week on Sawbones, Dr. Sydnee and Justin talk about their struggles with mental health. Trigger warning for discussion of depression, anxiety and suicide.

Subscribe on iTunes! then, tweet about or follow the show on Twitter (@Sawbones) so all your friends and family can be as horrified and entertained as you.

Music: "Medicines" by The Taxpayers

Judge John Hodgman Episode 368: The Whistle Throne

Alison Becker

Judge John Hodgman and Bailiff Jesse Thorn are in chambers this week to clear the docket with special guest, Alison Becker! They talk about whistling, serving pizza at your wedding, the beginning of Spring, ordering food to go at a sit-down restaurant, and eating bacon with a fork!

Alison Becker is one of the stars of Maximum Fun's brand new scripted serial podcast, BUBBLE! Make sure to check it out now, wherever you listen to podcasts.


Pop Rocket Ep. 179: Strike a Pose with Las Culturistas

Guy, Bowen, Matt, Karen, Margaret
Pop Rocket
Matt Rogers
Bowen Yang
Guy Branum
Karen Tongson
Margaret Wappler

This week, Guy Branum, Margaret Wappler and Karen Tongson are joined by Bowen Yang and Matt Rogers, the hosts of the Las Culturistas podcast. The gang will discuss the show Pose which focusses on the Ball culture of 1980’s New York.

Bowen is all about everything going down at E3, especially the long-awaited crossover madness that is Kingdom Hearts III. Margaret is all about Ocean's 8, a film that may be full of missed opportunities, but also has enough iconic moments to make it worth the watch. Karen is all about Hannah Gadsby and her newest show Nanette which showcases plenty of laughs and an explanation for why she’s quitting comedy. Matt is all about the trailer for A Star is Born. Guy is all about the Netflix show Lost in Space a sci-fi show that he says is a perfect example of “Competence Porn.”

The group will take an extensive look at Pose, including which characters they enjoy (and which they can’t stand), how they first learned about Ball culture, and why fans of Ru Paul’s Drag Race might enjoy the show.

With Guy Branum, Margaret Wappler, Karen Tongson, Bowen Yang and Matt Rogers.

That’s My Jam:

Matt Rogers - Shea Couleé - Crème Brûlée.

Karen Tongson- Christine and the Queens - dis-moi

Margaret Wappler - Bryan Ferry - Slave to Love.

Guy Branum - Little Big Town - Summer Fever.

Bowen Yang - Big Freedia - Play feat. Goldiie

You can let us know what you think of Pop Rocket and suggest topics in our Facebook group or via @PopRocket on Twitter.

Produced by Laura Swisher for Edited by Julian Burrell.

Lady to Lady EP. 282 "How Often Do You Twerk?" ft. Hannah Gansen

Lady to Lady
Hannah Gansen

Hannah Gansen (@HannahGansen) and the ladies reinvent Shania Twain songs about twerking, butt cheek drones, tractor driving finals, high school memories and barely anything about sports. Produced by Kailynn West, booker Marie Colette, theme song Zach Ames.

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Inside Pop Ep. 127- Queer Eye Season 2, LGBTQ Pop Culture

Inside Pop

We're celebrating Pride Month in this episode by highlighting some of our favorite queer pop culture.

First up, we've had an advanced look at the second season of Queer Eye on Netflix and we're giving you an exclusive preview of the series that consistently gives everyone the feels. We'll tell you how the series is breaking even more new ground than ever before.

And then we bring you a special rainbow colored Big Sell in which we recommend some under the radar pop culture with an LGBTQ focus that you will definitely want to put on your must watch/must listen list.

Big Sells:

Bronski Beat - The Age of Consent

A Time to Leave - Trailer

Sara Ramirez Trailblazer speech

Getting Curious with Jonathan Van Ness

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Wonderful! Ep. 38: SUMMER 2018 PREVIEW


This week has been unfathomably buckwild for us, so in lieu of a regular episode, we've got a pretty strange one for you: We're getting psyched up for summer by listing our favorite parts of these, the Hot Months.

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

Bubble Episode 1: Huntrs


Morgan, who is good at killing monsters, gets a new gig and a new partner.



Alison Becker - Morgan
Eliza Skinner - Annie
Mike Mitchell - Mitch
Cristela Alonzo - Bonnie
Keith Powell - Van
Tavi Gevinson - Narrator


Kimmy Gatewood, Martin Starr, Judy Greer, Xeni Jardin, Rob Huebel, Kyle Kinane, Taylor Orci, Mark Gagliardi, Eric Martin, Tawny Newsome, Maureen Price

Written & Created by Jordan Morris. Executive Produced by Jordan Morris, Nick Adams, and Jesse Thorn. Produced by Julia Smith.

Original Music by Annie Hart and Jonathan Coulton.

Directed by Eric Martin. Editing and sound design by Ben Walker. Engineered by Julian Burrell.

Mike O'Brien

Jonah Raydio with Mike O'Brien
Jonah Raydio
Mike O'Brien

Mike O’Brien in “I DO NETWORK!”

JonahRaydiots, fall in! We have Mike O’Brien, creator of AP Bio on NBC and the legendary 7 Minutes in Heaven interview series, come to the South Pasadena area to answer for his crimes. The crimes of being pleasant and charming! We talk the lack of sincerity in television, 1st concerts, memories of his SNL times. He also goes deep on the Shellac song that he was able to use in the recent season finale of AP Bio. Check it out on your steaming service of preference. Listen on to find out all about the band The Real Neats and we have an isolated vocal track comedy discussion that has to be the top isolated vocal track comedy discussion we’ve done since we joined Max Fun a few months ago.

Keep writing in to tell Jonah what he’s wrong about. Submit your music. Stay Cool


Bluffs- Stupidtown

Freddy - Wet Noise

Shellac- The End of Radio

Aaron Beckum- Airport Cemetery Blues

The Gain- Tim Said Tim Said

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