Episode 199 1/2: 2019 Academy Awards Preview – PART 1

Summary

In Part One of this Academy Awards preview, Martin and Liz Hersey talk about the many controversies plaguing this year’s Oscars ceremony, before sharing their thoughts and predictions on the Best Picture race.

Episode 199: Mushroom Spray

Summary

One episode away from the epic 200th episode, Martin shares the mic with a trio of show favorites: Greg Lastrapes, Justine Gorny, and Chanel Chakko. And, boy, do things get weird in a hurry!

Episode 198: Buffy & Sabrina

Summary

Martin and Liz chat about a reported re-boot of Buffy the Vampire Slayer, the new Netflix series Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, and generally pontificate on the merits of rehashing old television shows. And, just for good measure, Chanel makes a fun and wholly unplanned appearance.

Episode 197: Liz’s Las Vegas Birthday

Summary

Martin’s occasional co-host, Liz Hersey, traveled all the way from Canada to Las Vegas for her birthday! So, obviously, Martin recorded a series of random conversations with Liz, her husband, Matt (i.e., Martin’s Canadian producer), and Chanel while they were all oot and uh’boot in Sin City.

Episode 196: Kathy Lastrapes

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Martin chats with his hilarious and candid mother, Kathy Lastrapes, on her 68th birthday. She talks about experiencing the Watts Riots, getting married at 17, and she even reveals a secret she’s been keeping for the past 50 years.

Episode 195: Martin and Liz Save the Oscars

Summary

Martin and Liz share their very strong opinions regarding the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ decision to introduce the Academy Award for Outstanding Achievement in Popular Film category, amongst other Oscar changes.

Episode 194: Our Favorite Podcasts

Summary

Martin and Justine wax poetic about some of their very favorite podcasts, such as My Favorite Murder and Fatman on Batman.

Episode 193: Smell Like Cheech & Chong

Summary

In a tapestry of conversations spanning from 1/23/18 to 2/7/18, Martin and Justine take the mic into a Chipotle, as well as a Taco Bell Drive thru, while covering topics such as President Trump’s first State of the Union Address and Glee actor Mark Salling’s suicide.

Episode 192: Josh Woods

Summary

Josh Woods, acclaimed author of The Black Palace, is Martin’s guest. During their chat, Josh and Martin discover they may very well be soulmates as they talk about professional wrestling, publishing, and storytelling. Josh also shares some very flattering thoughts about Dolph the Unicorn Killer & Other Stories.

Episode 191: Marvel Cinematic Marathon (PHASE THREE)

Summary

Martin and Chanel conclude their Marvel cinematic marathon in preparation for Avengers: Infinity War. Finishing up with PHASE THREE, they re-watched Captain America: Civil War, Doctor Strange, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, and Thor: Ragnarok. And, on opening day (first thing in the morning) they watched Avengers: Infinity War!