Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Survivor 29: Swap It Like It's Hot -- Episodes 4+5 Recap/Analysis



For weeks, the Survivor fanbase has been enthralled by Drew's march to a seemingly inevitable Spradlin-esque victory. As we struggle to process his shocking defenestration, where might things go from here? Was Kelley screwed by the swap, or just outmanoeuvred?  Are the singles or the couples primed to take control? And why will Baylor have no trouble getting divorced? All this and more on last week's/this week's/next week's show, available below, here, or on iTunes here.


Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Revisiting BB16 with Derrick Levasseur


Fresh off of one of the most dominant victories in reality TV history, BB16 champ Derrick Levasseur joins us to break down his own game and to enlighten us on how all of it was done. How much of a role did his background as an undercover detective play in his success? How did he optimize living with such generally boisterous personalities? And why are we the foolish ones for thinking Victoria was easier to beat than Cody? Find out below, here, or on iTunes here.


Saturday, October 11, 2014

BB16: Hollaaaaa -- Season in Review


Two months after securing victory, Derrick Levasseur was finally able to get paid, and today we're back to discuss the players, decisions, and season in general as well as to wax high-horsey about the Big Brother fan community as a whole. Was Cody evicting Victoria the dumbest move in reality history? After an ugly exit, where does Christine go from here? And how much does this season shake up the all-time great player rankings? Find out when you listen below, here, or on iTunes here.


Thursday, October 9, 2014

Survivor 29: Going Down Looking -- Episode 3 Recap/Analysis with Spencer Bledsoe


Just as things have begun heating up in Nicaragua, Sprint fan favorite Spencer Bledsoe joins us to break down Rocker's glorious exit, Josh's glorious edit, and, of course, Drew's winsome personality. Plus, how does Spencer's time spent in Cagayan impact his viewing of San Juan del Sur? With a swap looming, is it time to start intentionally Matsinging? And is Jeff Probst's role as executive producer getting in his way as host? All this and more when you listen on the player below, here, or on iTunes here.


Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Survivor 29: Idol Threats -- Episode 2 Recap/Analysis


On this wonderful Tuesday morning, it's a look at Episode 2 of Survivor 29 and there's a moderate amount to talk about! Five years after Stephen Fishbach shattered our collective dreams, might we finally see a successful Exile Alliance!? (probably not). With the fanbase quickly retracting their hype over Val, was her lie as bad as it seemed? And which team is Reed actually on? All this and more on this week's show, available below, here, or on iTunes here.