The Super Hero Hour Hour 02/16/17 – Legends of Tomorrow

LEGENDS OF TOMORROW 310 The Taste Buds review the mid-season premiere of Legends of Tomorrow! Sure…yes…fine, the Taste Buds are reviewing the mid-season premiere of Legends of Tomorrow, but the reason why this is a very special episode of The Super Hero Hour Hour is because these kids are reviewing Black Panther! Thanks to the Winter Olympics, a show NOT based on…

WRITERS’ BLOCK EPISODE 18: ANNA LEAHY

Anna Leahy is a poet, nonfiction writer, and professor. She is the author of the nonfiction book Tumor, and co-author of Conversing with Cancer, Generation Space, and What We Talk about When We Talk about Creative Writing. Her poetry collections are Aperture and Constituents of Matter. Her essays won the top prizes from Ninth Letter…

The Super Hero Hour Hour 02/09/17 – Supergirl

The Taste Buds review the mid-season finale of Supergirl!  Does Supergirl have the chops to show us the ins-and-outs of mistreating prisoners, versus treating them with compassion? The Taste Buds sit down to debate the CW season finale! They also review the new Netflix show The End of the F@#$ing World, which they just found out is based on a graphic novel.…

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The Super Hero Hour Hour 02/16/17 – Legends of Tomorrow

By Ryan Haley | February 16, 2018

LEGENDS OF TOMORROW 310 The Taste Buds review the mid-season premiere of Legends of Tomorrow! Sure…yes…fine, the Taste Buds are reviewing the mid-season premiere of Legends of Tomorrow, but the reason why this is a very special episode of The Super Hero Hour Hour is because these kids are reviewing Black Panther! Thanks to the Winter Olympics, a show NOT based on…

WRITERS’ BLOCK EPISODE 18: ANNA LEAHY

By Mike Gravagno | February 14, 2018

Anna Leahy is a poet, nonfiction writer, and professor. She is the author of the nonfiction book Tumor, and co-author of Conversing with Cancer, Generation Space, and What We Talk about When We Talk about Creative Writing. Her poetry collections are Aperture and Constituents of Matter. Her essays won the top prizes from Ninth Letter…

The Super Hero Hour Hour 02/09/17 – Supergirl

By Ryan Haley | February 9, 2018

The Taste Buds review the mid-season finale of Supergirl!  Does Supergirl have the chops to show us the ins-and-outs of mistreating prisoners, versus treating them with compassion? The Taste Buds sit down to debate the CW season finale! They also review the new Netflix show The End of the F@#$ing World, which they just found out is based on a graphic novel.…

PopFilter Podcast: Best of 2017 – Movies, Part II

By Ryan Haley | February 9, 2018

The Taste Buds wrap up their 2017 movies wrap-up! Phantom Thread is in the finals, beating seven other great movies last week. Now, the final 8 movies enter the tournament, each one read to beat Reynolds Woodcock. Which of these 8 will make the finals, and will the winner stand a chance against Phantom Thread? Download and find out!…

The Super Hero Hour Hour 02/02/17 – Happy!

By Ryan Haley | February 2, 2018

The Taste Buds review the season finale of Happy! Following up on the penultimate episode, one of the craziest the Taste Buds have ever reviewed, they wrap up the season and decide if Happy sticks the landing. They also create a Mount Rushmore dedicated to the most iconic imaginary friends in history. All of that, and reviews of new…

PopFilter Podcast: Best of 2017 – Movies

By Ryan Haley | February 1, 2018

The Taste Buds fight to pick the Best Film of the Year! 16 movies enter the tournament, and only one can win! On this first episode, the first 8 movies go at each other. Which one of these 8 will make the finals? Download and find out!   BABY DRIVER – THE BIG SICK –…

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PopFilter Editorial

By Jason R. Noble | January 21, 2015 | Comments Off on PopFilter Editorial

Come On, Internet! We’ve all seen them; those headlines for painfully idiotic internet articles. Things like (and all of these are real) “Secret discovered on page 859 of the Bible”, “Twelve prehistoric animals I’m glad are dead” or, and this one is my favorite of all, “Nineteen stupid people who obviously don’t know the meaning…

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PopFilter Editorial: The Best Songwriter You’ve Never Heard Of

By Stephanie Rose | January 14, 2015 | Comments Off on PopFilter Editorial: The Best Songwriter You’ve Never Heard Of

  Pop music gets little to no respect as a genre. It’s passe, for squealing pubescent girls who show up to concerts with their reluctant fathers and glitter smeared across the apples of their be-acned cheeks.     The lyrics in pop is about as deep as a side-walk puddle, especially in comparison to rap and…

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Popfilter Special Report: Watch a Movie for Social Justice

By Stephanie Rose | December 10, 2014 | Comments Off on Popfilter Special Report: Watch a Movie for Social Justice

If you’ve visited the website for longer than 2 seconds, you get that the tone ranges from semi-serious reviews to the out-and-out farcical. We do our best to shy away from political discussions of any kind, as they are mostly total bummers. We try to be entertainment about entertainment, and (because we refuse to do…

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