Movie of the Year: 1985 GenreBlast The Taste Buds discuss 1985’s most epic ‘tweener, GenreBlast! GenreBlast is where we finally get to…I wanna say…maybe we blast something, a genre I guess? When did we record this? Like when did anything even happen? Really though, we get to talk about the less-celebrated genres. Action! Comedy! Family!…

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 Popular Opposites #007 Game of Thrones On an all-new Popular Opposites, Taryn and Shannon battle it out over Game of Thrones! It’s Shannon’s time to choose, and although we don’t have elves, it’s definitely not Taryn’s cup of tea. Can Taryn be swayed by the political intrigue and…romance(?) to ignore all of the dragons and dungeons…

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Movie of the Year: 1985 Ran The Taste Buds discuss 1985’s most epic movie, Ran! It’s the last movie of the 1985 bracket, and boy-howdy has this been a dandy of a season. Will Ran be another movie that blows the guys away? After all, it features a timeless story and amazing feats of filmcraft. Or…

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The Superhero Show Show #336 Stargirl vs. SHIELD On an all-new The Superhero Show Show, the Taste Buds discuss the series finale of Agents of SHIELD, and the season finale of Stargirl! The Taste Buds face their biggest show ever, as not only is Stargirl taking the rest of the year off, but O.G. Granddaddy Coulson and the gang…

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Movie of the Year: 1985 Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters The Taste Buds discuss 1985’s most obscure movie, Mishima! Almost no one has heard of this movie. Outside of Japan most people don’t even know the incredible story of Yukio Mishima, the most famous Japanese author of his day, and his stranger-than-fiction life. Mishima…

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The Superhero Show Show #335 Finale Patrol On an all-new The Superhero Show Show, the Taste Buds discuss the season finale of Doom Patrol, and the season premiere of The Umbrella Academy! That’s right, folks. The Taste Buds have no time for their typical B.S., because this is a huge week! No Bullpen, no Shushies, because Doom Patrol is…

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 Popular Opposites #006 About Time On an all-new Popular Opposites, Taryn and Shannon battle it out over About Time! It’s Taryn’s time to choose, and she has a doozy this week. Romance, comedy, Brits, McAdams…About Time has it all. Well…it has everything that Taryn needs, and that Shannon hates. Does Bill Nighy have what it takes to…

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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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