The Super Hero Hour Hour 12/08/17 – Happy

The Taste Buds review the first episode of Happy! Will Syfy strike gold, like they did with Wynonna Earp, or will they strike poo poo, like they did with Dark Matter. You know what neither one of those shows had? Christopher Meloni, so things bode well. Meanwhile, they make some trades, trading characters from one show to the other, and review…

The Super Hero Hour Hour 12/05/17 – Top 5 Shows of the Week

The Crisis has come and gone, and now it’s time to pay attention to the rest of the shows. Already admitting that the Crisis will take the number one spot, all of the other shows based on comic books duke it out this week to see what will be come the number two show, including The…

The Super Hero Hour Hour 12/01/17 – Crisis on Earth-X

It’s crossover times, guys! On this week’s episode, the Taste Buds throw all of the non-Crisis episodes until next week, and just focus on The CW’s Crisis on Earth-X. Was it good, or better than good? Was it less than bad, or was it Log? Tune in to find out! Meanwhile, we find out more…

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The Super Hero Hour Hour 12/08/17 – Happy

By Ryan Haley | December 8, 2017

The Taste Buds review the first episode of Happy! Will Syfy strike gold, like they did with Wynonna Earp, or will they strike poo poo, like they did with Dark Matter. You know what neither one of those shows had? Christopher Meloni, so things bode well. Meanwhile, they make some trades, trading characters from one show to the other, and review…

The Super Hero Hour Hour 12/05/17 – Top 5 Shows of the Week

By Ryan Haley | December 5, 2017

The Crisis has come and gone, and now it’s time to pay attention to the rest of the shows. Already admitting that the Crisis will take the number one spot, all of the other shows based on comic books duke it out this week to see what will be come the number two show, including The…

The Super Hero Hour Hour 12/01/17 – Crisis on Earth-X

By Ryan Haley | December 1, 2017

It’s crossover times, guys! On this week’s episode, the Taste Buds throw all of the non-Crisis episodes until next week, and just focus on The CW’s Crisis on Earth-X. Was it good, or better than good? Was it less than bad, or was it Log? Tune in to find out! Meanwhile, we find out more…

WRITERS’ BLOCK EPISODE 14: GENEVIEVE KAPLAN

By Mike Gravagno | November 30, 2017

The final poet in the Fall 2017 Tabula Poetica visiting poet series (and TAB contributor), Genevieve Kaplan dropped by the studio at Chapman University to talk about her journey from undergrad to PhD in Poetry. She discusses her continued exploration of poetry in unexpected forms and places, and why she drives to write outside her…

The Super Hero Hour Hour 11/24/17 – Runaways

By Ryan Haley | November 24, 2017

On this week’s episode of The Super Hero Hour Hour, the Taste Buds review the first episode of Hulu’s Runaways! It’s a Marvel show from the people who created The O.C., so you know Ryan is already in the bag, but will Greg and Taylor fall so easy. Also, the guys play a quick game of Buy or Sell, and reviews…

The Super Hero Hour Hour 11/17/17 – The Punisher

By Ryan Haley | November 17, 2017

On this week’s episode, The Taste Buds review the season premier of The Punisher. Will it have what it takes to be the best of episode of TV this week? Who knows? Meanwhile, they decide which DC character should take the place of Martin Stein, who is about to leave Legends of Tomorrow! Is that too much show? Too…

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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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