Secrets buried in the ice will surface. Local weirdos, Jim and A.Ron, sort through animal bones and clues to figure out this episode of True Detective. Annie K’s history and timeline are revealed. Polar Bears might be carrying tongues around. After the events of this episode, are you still on team rational?
Another episode of True Detective, another unlocked cell phone. That’s just how police work gets done up there in Alaska, at least if you’re under 30. A.Ron and I work through our thoughts on the episode during the first half of the podcast before turning the mic over to the audience for questions for the Instant Talk.
Lunchtime! The boys take over the gears of production this week to talk about prepping for Groundhog Day, Indoor Skiing, Escape Rooms, and invent the latest food truck trend, Burrneos!
Lets get back into it one more time before we put season 5 to bed to hear your final thoughts on the season.
Starship Troopers is the pulpy, sci-fi, satire that tried so hard to be a commentary that it seemed to miss its own point. From Paul Verhoeven, the director behind RoboCop (1987) and Total Recall (1990), comes a movie about bugs and fascism. Between the CGI and blatant metaphors, Jim and A.Ron explore the guts and glory of this weird adaptation.
It’s only episode 2 and we’re already getting lost in the Carcosa-like maze of Night Country’s mysteries. Join us for a deep dive into the clues and characters, as well as some wild speculation on murders of the past and present.
Lunchtime! A couple of listeners sent in some cool gifts! Catch the unboxing here. Get the line up on the upcoming star-studded Groundhog Day Marathon stream. Anyone interested in helping Bald Move renovate their Groundhog Day web page? There is potential Star Trek coverage coming down the pike. Find out which state has the most Club Bald Move members and more on this episode of LWJ&A!
AppleTV+’s For All Mankind Season 4 has reentered the atmosphere. As this season splashes down, Jim and A.Ron are here to discuss their thoughts and listener feedback. Hear about how actress Krys Marshall wanted this season to end for her character Dani. And finally, Jim and A.Ron have some hopes and predictions for the Season 5 we hope we get!
It’s the season finale of Fargo Season 5, did Noah Hawley pull it off? The overall plot and the character of Munch gave this season a Grimm’s Fairy Tale feel. This was one of the best episodes of the season, Juno Temple gives a great performance and Roy is finally taken down. Hear Jim and A.Ron’s thoughts and your feedback as we sign off on this season of Fargo.
In the 48 hours that True Detective Season 4 Episode 1 has premiered, there has been an explosion of theories. Jim and A.Ron have the connections and quandaries that you’re looking for. What do Edgar Allan Poe’s writings have to do with this? Did you catch the tie-ins from season 1? And hear about the Inuit myth that appears in the episode.