Movie of the Year: 2019 GenreBlast The Tastebuds set off on an epic quest to judge the best genre movies of 2019. What are genres, anyway? Mostly, they are a way to say that a movie is lesser than. You aren’t a film, you’re a comedy, or an action movie, or one of your sciences…

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The Superhero Show Show 04/04/20 Vagrant Queen Premiere The Taste Buds review the series premiere of Vagrant Queen! On an all-new Superhero Show Show, the Taste Buds check out the new Syfy show Vagrant Queen! Do we have another Wynonna Earp on our hands, or is this going to be Krypton level? The Taste Buds think that it may have what it…

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THE OCD 94: The Showdown, Part III   On this episode of The OCD, Mike and Ryan continue their conversation of the second season episode of The OC, The Showdown! This week, Mike and Ryan continue to declare war when they compete against each other for Greg’s affections. Meanwhile, Taylor is still still reeling from getting…

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Movie of the Year: 2019 Midsommar The Taste Buds discuss Midsommar, a movie about how important it is to connect to the people around you, but also about how you should’t take it too far. When does it become too far? The bear thing, that’s too far. Is this a movie about how awful men are?…

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The Superhero Show Show 03/28/20 Stumptown Finale The Taste Buds discuss the season finale of Stumptown! On this week’s episode of The Superhero Show Show, the Taste Buds discuss whether or not it’s time for Stumptown to get away from its case-of-the-week beginnings, and step to the plate and have season-long arcs, like it’s some kind of FX show. Meanwhile, they…

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THE OCD 93: The Showdown, Part II On this episode of The OCD, Mike and Ryan continue their conversation of the second season episode of The OC, The Showdown! This week, Mike and Ryan continue to declare war when they compete against each other for Greg’s affections. Meanwhile, Taylor is still still reeling from getting attacked…

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Movie of the Year: 2019 Marriage Story (Patreon Edition!!!) The Taste Buds watched this movie near the end of 2019, back when we thought things were about as bad as they would get. In times like these it is important to remember: Don’t have kids. We say that it isn’t the kid’s fault when there’s…

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The Superhero Show Show 03/21/20 I Am Not Okay With This Finale The Taste Buds discuss the season finale of I Am Not Okay With This! On this week’s episode of The Superhero Show Show, the Taste Buds decide if one of their recent favorites, Netflix’s hit I Am Not Okay With This stuck the landing, or if it’s bound…

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THE OCD 92: The Showdown On this episode of The OCD, Mike and Ryan discuss The Showdown from season 2 of The OC! This week, Mike and Ryan declare war when they compete against each other for Greg’s affections. Meanwhile, Taylor is still reeling from getting attacked by Cassie, and refuses to confide in Mike about the incident. Ryan confronts Greg…

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Movie of the Year: 2019 Detective Pikachu The Tastebuds are joined by the Unnatural 20s to talk about the cinema classic Detective Pikachu. What is this movie saying about our modern society? Who exactly is Ryan Reynolds for at this point? Why is Psyduck so great? All these questions and more–but not a ton more–are…

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