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Movie of the Year: 1985 – The Goonies

Movie of the Year: 1985 The Goonies The Taste Buds discuss 1985’s VHS babysitter, The Goonies! Perhaps no other movie of the 1980s captured what it was to be, in that time or an other, a Goonie. Goony? I don’t know how to do just one of them. That actually kind of works with the…
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The Superhero Show Show #334: Better Earp Than Never

The Superhero Show Show #334 Better Earp Than Never On an all-new The Superhero Show Show, the Taste Buds discuss the season premiere of Wynonna Earp! Cassie makes her triumphant return to the show, and kicks Mike’s ass right off of her throne. Her first task is to lead the Taste Buds through a fantasy draft! Cassie, Mike,…
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Movie of the Year: 1985 Horror – Fright Night (feat. Sam Wineman)

Movie of the Year: 1985 Horror Fright Night Continuing the Movie of the Year spinoff, the Taste Buds tackle the horror movies of 1985! Up next: Fright Night! There were too many horror movies in 1985, and literally none of them made the Elite 8, so Ryan and his good friend Tompkins decided to give them their…
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Movie of the Year: 1985 – State of the Franchise

Movie of the Year: 1985 State of the Franchise The Taste Buds discuss 1985’s franchises! 1985 had its fair share of franchises, not all of them great: looking at you, Rambo. Others had been the peak of cinema and yet had fallen to new lows: that’s you, Police Academy. But no matter how good or bad the…
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The Superhero Show Show #333: Stargirl vs. Her Parents

The Superhero Show Show #333 Stargirl vs. Her Parents   On an all-new The Superhero Show Show, the Taste Buds discuss the latest episode of Stargirl, Brainwave Jr.! Cassie has left for the weekend, to see if Mike and Ryan can handle things on their own, and also to come up with more smack-talk about how they are…
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Movie of the Year: 1985 – The Goonies

By Greg | August 5, 2020

Movie of the Year: 1985 The Goonies The Taste Buds discuss 1985’s VHS babysitter, The Goonies! Perhaps no other movie of the 1980s captured what it was to be, in that time or an other, a Goonie. Goony? I don’t know how to do just one of them. That actually kind of works with the…

The Superhero Show Show #334: Better Earp Than Never

By Ryan Haley | August 1, 2020

The Superhero Show Show #334 Better Earp Than Never On an all-new The Superhero Show Show, the Taste Buds discuss the season premiere of Wynonna Earp! Cassie makes her triumphant return to the show, and kicks Mike’s ass right off of her throne. Her first task is to lead the Taste Buds through a fantasy draft! Cassie, Mike,…

Movie of the Year: 1985 Horror – Fright Night (feat. Sam Wineman)

By Ryan Haley | July 30, 2020

Movie of the Year: 1985 Horror Fright Night Continuing the Movie of the Year spinoff, the Taste Buds tackle the horror movies of 1985! Up next: Fright Night! There were too many horror movies in 1985, and literally none of them made the Elite 8, so Ryan and his good friend Tompkins decided to give them their…

Movie of the Year: 1985 – State of the Franchise

By Greg | July 29, 2020

Movie of the Year: 1985 State of the Franchise The Taste Buds discuss 1985’s franchises! 1985 had its fair share of franchises, not all of them great: looking at you, Rambo. Others had been the peak of cinema and yet had fallen to new lows: that’s you, Police Academy. But no matter how good or bad the…

The Superhero Show Show #333: Stargirl vs. Her Parents

By Ryan Haley | July 25, 2020

The Superhero Show Show #333 Stargirl vs. Her Parents   On an all-new The Superhero Show Show, the Taste Buds discuss the latest episode of Stargirl, Brainwave Jr.! Cassie has left for the weekend, to see if Mike and Ryan can handle things on their own, and also to come up with more smack-talk about how they are…

Popular Opposites #005 – Stephen King’s It

By Ryan Haley | July 23, 2020

Popular Opposites #005 Stephen King’s It On an all-new Popular Opposites, Taryn and Shannon battle it out over Stephen King’s It! Shannon is up to bat, and she has decided to force Taryn to watch Stephen King’s It. Taryn thought that a couple of early-90’s episodes of The X-Files were scary…will she be able to handle this movie about a…

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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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Battle For The Net

By Mike Gravagno | September 10, 2014 | Comments Off on Battle For The Net

  If you woke up tomorrow, and your internet looked like this, what would you do? Imagine all your favorite websites taking forever to load, while you get annoying notifications from your ISP suggesting you switch to one of their approved “Fast Lane” sites.Think about what we would lose: all the weird, alternative, interesting, and…

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