Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Going Full Circle (US) with Melissa Sullivan


In a tried and tested formula - take a British TV show, add some American accents, and make it a global sensation - The Circle has come to Netflix and we're all absolutely buzzing very excited to talk about it. The dastardly Colin has assumed the form of the wonderful Melissa Sullivan, who returns to cover the first season of what could be the next big reality TV franchise. What has the American version learned from its British cousin? How has the show had to adapt to the internet's biggest streaming platform? And why does a grimacing Sammie speak for us all? All this and more on this week's group chat, available below, here, or on iTunes here.

Saturday, January 18, 2020

Jeopardy: GOAT Discussion + 2019 Team Tournament Wrap-Up

After what could go down as the highest-stakes match-up in Jeopardy!'s entire run, we're back to break down the trivia nerd fanfic come to life that was the recent Greatest of All Time competition. Plus, it's Double Jeopardy as we follow-up on last year's podcast covering the All-Star team tournament.  Listen below, here, or on iTunes here.

Thursday, January 16, 2020

Squaring The Circle (UK) with Melissa Sullivan



As ravenous American RTV fans look for something to fill the off-season, all eyes are across the pond where Brits are absolutely buzzing (...whatever that means) about The Circle. As the franchise prepares to go transatlantic with its US version debuting on Netflix, Melissa Sullivan joins the group chat to discuss why this show caught fire, how well it works, and what we can expect from its American counterpart. Listen below, here, or on iTunes here.

Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Survivor 39: Tommy the Tank Engine -- Season in Review

Now that 2019 has mercifully come to an end, we're ringing in the new year with final thoughts on Island of the Idols, Tommy's winning game, and the season's place in Survivor history. Listen below, here, or on iTunes here.