Posts by Ryan Haley

Best of 2016: Movies, Pt. 1

And now the moment everyone has been waiting for…it’s movies, AKA television-plus! That’s right, all of your favorite single episode TV shows are about to battle it out to see which one will be crowned the king of 2016. Will it be an indie drama about things that are so serious we feel all of…

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SUPER HERO HOUR HOUR 02/03/17- POWERLESS

New-Show-February continues with the NBC sitcom Powerless. The Taste Buds review the first 30 minute comedy in the podcast’s history, and let you know whether you should throw the DCU-based series on your watch list, wait for it to grow into itself, or avoid it all together. They also tackle every other show based on a comic…

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Best of 2016: Drama TV, Pt. 2

8 of the best dramas of the year have been eliminated, and only 8 remain. Which one will be named the best drama of the year, and join Atlanta in the 2016 PopFilter Hall of Fame? Tune in to find out, as Mike, Ryan, and Taylor force the greatest shows of the year to punch each other.…

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Best of 2016: Drama TV, Pt. 1

The votes have been tallied, the conversations have been had, the arms have been wrestled, the duels have been finished, the gavels have been swung, and the single greatest TV shows of 2016 have been decided. Which drama will join Atlanta as PopFilter’s official TV picks of 2016? Will it be a smooth conversation, or will there…

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SUPER HERO HOUR HOUR 01/20/17: LUCIFER

On the latest episode of the Super Hero Hour Hour, the Taste Buds discuss the new Lucifer. That’s their reward. Their punishment is that they also have to discuss Gotham. The return of these two behemoths can only mean one thing: the 14,000 other super hero shows are coming soon. But for this week, we have the last quiet fireside chat…

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Best of 2016: Comedy TV, Pt. 2

The first round is done! Which of the elite 8 will be named the official comedy of 2016? Tune in to find out!   ATLANTA – BOJACK HORSEMAN – BROAD CITY – CASUAL – CATASTROPHE – CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND – DIFFICULT PEOPLE – FLEABAG – THE GOOD PLACE – INSECURE – LADY DYNAMITE – SEARCH PARTY…

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Best of 2016: Comedy TV, Pt. 1

2016 is mercifully over, which means it’s time for everyone to look back and decide what was good and what wasn’t. Here at the PopFilter headquarters, however, we think lists are dumb. So we took the 16 most critically acclaimed shows of the year and pitted them against each other in a tournament to see…

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SUPER HERO HOUR HOUR 12/23/16- LUKE CAGE

Mike and Ryan have made it all the way to the second to last episode of Luke Cage, the only show they have left right now. They take on the topic of black men on TV, as only the two of them can, along with their 13 week conversation regarding whether or not Luke Cage is a good show.…

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Nutflex 033- Sing Street

NUTFLEX 033- Sing Street This week Josh, Kay, and Ryan chat about the delightful 2016 film Sing Street from director John Carney. The story of a poor Irish boy who has big dreams of being a rock star and can’t wait to escape to the big city, but first he must navigate the complicated relationships…

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SUPER HERO HOUR HOUR 12/16/16- THE WALKING DEAD

On the latest episode of The Super Hero Hour Hour, Ryan makes his triumphant return back to watching The Walking Dead, and Mike has to help him figure out everything he’s missed. Who is Fat Joey, and is he different from Fat Tony? Does Darryl actually prefer dog food sandwiches to people food sandwiches? Who was a better philosophy…

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