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Podcast title Podcast 42
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Description The World's Most Popular Pop Culture History Podcast.
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1. No 108: Sesame Street
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Description: It's the 50th Anniversary of the groundbreaking children's television program, Sesame Street. Join us as we find our way to where the air is sweet, and talk to Grover, Elmo, Oscar The Grouch, Bert and Ernie, and more as we learn how this show was created. Editor's Note: We call Oscar The Grouch's pet worm, Wormy and the actual name was Slimey. Our Apologies. Featured Beer: Funky Buddha's White Sangria

2. Bonus Ep: David Harbour Vs A Lot Of Chinese Food
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Description: Meeting David Harbour * Sabrina's Car Crash * 47 Million Pounds Of Chinese Food * Answering Emails * Muffins Commercial * Featured Beer: Abita Brewing's Hop On Juicy Pale Ale

3. Bonus Ep: Quora's Stupidest Questions Answered...Sort Of
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Description: If you haven't heard of Quora, it's a web site/app that allows you to ask questions and have them answered by the general public. What could go wrong? We will tell you, they allow humans to ask the questions. Learn what a Brogrammer is, find out what noblemen used ducklings for, find out the best ways to lick leaves...and so much more! Featured Beer: Budweiser's Copper Lager

4. No 107: Dr Who
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Description: The beloved British series Dr Who is our next subject. Join us as we jump through time into some of the history of the show. We talk about the 1st, 4th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, and 13th Doctors, as well as River, Missy, Amy Pond, and more.  With over 56 years of stories, you will never run out of Dr Who fandom. Featured Beer: Bell's Two Hearted Ale

5. No 106: Google Translated Nursey Rhymes
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Description: We take some classic nursery rhymes and throw them through Google translator, throw a little history to the piece, and come up with a very weird and strange episode. Spoiler Alert: If you like it when we get to the point right away, then this is NOT the episode for you. Featured Beer - Moosehead Canadian Lager

6. No 105: Creepypasta Theater Vol2
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Description: It's Volume Two of Creepypasta Theater. We take the classic internet horror story and reenact them for your and our amusement! Featuring the stories: A Close Encounter with the Tails Doll, Then Who Was Phone?, Never Leave Your Toys Alone, Pooped A Skeleton, and more. Featured Beer - TBBC's Reef Donkey

7. Bonus Ep: Superheroes And Aliens
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Description: Some really silly talk about 1930's Superheroes and modern day Aliens.

8. No 104: Lucille Ball
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Description: The original queen of comedy Lucille Ball took her radio show to CBS where she created a hit. Lucille would continue her success for decades to come. The fiery red head would then go on to inspire comedic women for generations. Her marriage to Desi Arnaz was a romantic whirlwind that captured and broke America's hearts at the same time. Join us as we look back on her career. Featured Beer - Shiner Ruby Redbird

9. No 103: PC Big Brother S3E2
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Description: The conclusion to our third installment of our annual Pop Culture Big Brother game. We each take 5 people from TV, Movies, History, Music, Books, Real or Fictional, and stick them in a house. Then we battle it out just like the TV show! JL has won the last two times...will he make it a third? This is episode 2 of 2.

Featured Beer: Goose Island's SPF

10. No 102: PC Big Brother S3E1
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Description: It's the third installment of our annual Pop Culture Big Brother game. We each take 5 people from TV, Movies, History, Music, Books, Real or Fictional, and stick them in a house. Then we battle it out just like the TV show! JL has won the last two times...will he make it a third? This is episode 1 of 2.

Featured Beer: Goose Island's SPF

11. No 101: Stranger Things
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Description: Take one part strange sightings, two parts Government secrets, add some fearless kids, and a dark force that turns a small town upside down. You now have Netflix's Stranger Things. We take a look into how this show came to be by holding an intervention for the big baddie of the series: The Mind Flayer! (Also we make fun of Will's hair alot) Featured Beer: Badger State Brewing's BRW-SKI

12. No 100: Not A Clip Show
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Description: It's our 100th episode! We decided instead of doing someone else's pop culture history (abridged), we would do our own pop culture history (abridged)! Now with extra bonus mash-up! But wait there is more! (There is no more.) Thanks to all who listen, who share, and who support. Without you guys we are nothing! Featured Beer: New Glarus Spotted Cow

13. No 99: CokeACola
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Description: Coke-a-Cola is a beverage known the world over. It is literally the most popular drink on the planet. But how did it get this way? And who started the company? And did it really have the secret ingredient of cocaine? We answer all of these question in a soap opera style presentation as we explore the history of Coke-a-Cola.

Featured Beer: Voodoo Ranger's Jucifer IPA

14. No 98: Elton John
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Description: Sir Elton John, is one of the most highly acclaimed and successful solo artists of all time. He has achieved numerous gold, platinum, multi-platinum albums, and even one diamond album. He has sold more than 300 million records worldwide, and holds the record for the biggest selling single of all time, Candle In The Wind 1997. Elton launched his first tour in 1970, and has been a tour-de-force since. Featured Beer: Tampa Bay Brewing Company's Twisted Strawberry Fest

15. No 97: Iron Man
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Description: This topic was a request. We take the legend of Iron Man and turn it into a comedy roast. Just like the ones you see on TV. Join Hulk, Pepper Potts, Howard Stark, Bethany Cord, and many surprise guests as we go beyond the movies and into the comics to uncover the history of the playboy and hero: Tony Stark. This week we are sponsored by SeatGiant.com and Podcoin.

Featured Beer: Harpoon Dunkin' Coffee Porter

16. No 96: Barbie
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Description: Barbie was Ruth Handler's creation borrowed from a German Sex Doll she picked up while on vacation in Switzerland. Ruth fought with the all male Mattel executives to bring this toy into every little girl's hands. Barbie showed little girls that woman had the power to be anything they wanted to be, not just housewives and mothers. Despite public outcry on Barbie's unrealistic body and Mattel cooking the books, Barbie is still going strong today. This week we are sponsored by SeatGiant.com and Podcoin. Featured Beer: Dogfish Head's American Beauty

17. No 95: Hamilton The Musical
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Description: Hamilton: A sung-and-rapped musical about the life of American Founding Father Alexander Hamilton. It was inspired by the 2004 biography; Alexander Hamilton by historian Ron Chernow. Winner of numerous awards and accolades, although sometimes criticized for it's not quite accurate depiction of the real life of the patriot. We take look into how this was made from a simple mix-tape into the hit Broadway musical.  Featured Wine: The Federalist Zinfandel 2014 This week we are sponsored by SeatGiant.com and Podcoin.

18. No 94: The Legend Of Zelda
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Description: The Legend of Zelda really kicked the RPG game movement into high gear, with it's compelling story lines and quality designs. This game also help to create Nintendo into a household name. The original Zelda was released on a gold cartridge that you could actually save your game on! This was new at the time and a game changer. This week we take a look into what made this game a legend. Featured Beer: Second Self Beer Company’s Triforce. We are sponsored by SeatGiant.com and Podcoin.

19. No 93: Devo
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Description: Devo started out as an art project and turned into one of the most influential bands of the electronic and punk movement. Devo takes its name from de-evolution of the human race. We explore the beginnings of this band formed from the 1970's shooting at Kent State, to graffiti potatoes, to having David Bowie get them a record contract. Q: Are We Not Men? A: No, we are pop culture's most misunderstood band. Special thanks to Paul Csomo of The Varmints Podcast for suggesting this topic. This week we are sponsored by SeatGiant.com and Poincoin. Featured Beer: Dogfish Head's 90 Minute Imperial IPA

20. No 92: Game of Thrones
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Description: George R.R. Martin's best-selling book series "A Song of Ice and Fire" was brought to the screen by HBO, with no expenses spared. It has become one of the most watched and critically acclaimed TV shows in history. It's the depiction of the quest for control of the Seven Kingdoms of Westeros, and who will sit atop of the Iron Throne. The show is full of violence and nudity and masterful story telling. We travel from book to TV, as we head into the 8th and final season of Game of Thrones.This week we are sponsored by SeatGiant.com. Featured Beers: Brewery Ommegang's Mother Of Dragons and King In The North Plus Johnny Walker White Walker Scotch

21. No 91: Sylvester Stallone
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Description: Sylvester Stallone aka Rocky, aka Rambo is not only an actor, but a director, screenwriter, and producer as well. His new franchise: The Expendables is currently a huge hit. We take a look into how Sly got his start. We discuss Rambo and Rocky and how they got made...and even why he made porno early in his career. As an added bonus, we mess up a few times and leave all that silly goodness unedited. This episode was definitely a fun ride as JL does his best garbled Stallone impersonation, Chris messes up his Frank Jr. impersonation, and Laura and Nicole are spot on as usual. This week we are sponsored by SeatGiant.com. Featured Beer: Funky Buddha's Brewery's Manhattan Double Rye Ale

22. No 90: Conan O'Brien
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Description: Conan O'Brien went from awkward writer to awkward talk show host. Not only an awkward talk show host, but a complete unknown awkward talk show host. He took that and turned it into a 25 year plus career with plenty of ups and downs. We go over his rise and fall of hosting the Tonight Show, and his career path to get there. Topic was suggested by Heather. Also, this week we are sponsored by SeatGiant.com. Featured Beer: Marathon's 26.2 Brew

23. No 89: Friends
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Description: Friends was about...well Friends, but beautiful friends in beautiful apartments, and one with a monkey. At least for the first season. The thing that made the show work was the chemistry between the six actors which seemed like they were real Friends in real life. It was often criticized as a Seinfeld ripoff, yet managed to stay in the top 10 shows of it's entire 10 year run. Listen as we learn more about the show. Also, this week we are sponsored by SeatGiant.com. Featured Beer: Sierra Nevada's Brut IPA.

24. No 88: Weird Al Yankovic
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Description: Weird Al was always a little...well...weird, but it's this weirdness that has given him a successful career in the music industry. While other artists come and go, Weird Al is always around to parody them. We learn how Weird Al got his name, what his career might have been, and the path he took to rise to the top of the billboard 100. Featured Beer: First Magnitude Brewing's Wakulla Hefeweizen  

25. No 87: Tim Burton
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Description: Tim Burton is a director, artist, producer, puppeteer, and sometimes actor who is known for his weird, wonderful, and unique vision that Hollywood has come to embrace.  His films have touched many and have achieved cult status. We discuss Burton from his rocky start at Disney all the way through his career of memorable and creative characters and films. Featured Beer: Du Claw's Sweet Baby Jesus

26. No 86: The Ramones
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Description: The godfather's of American punk rock with their two minute - three cord songs take over an ailing music scene of the '70s. You may love them or you may hate them, but with songs like Blitzkrieg Bop, Rock 'n Roll High School, and I Wanna Be Sedated, they are staples of alternative radio. We travel back to the inception of The Ramones all the way through their 22 plus career in music. Our show ended up being a train wreck as well as quite fun...just like the Ramones. Gabba gabba hey! Featured Beer: Uinta Brewing's Baba Black Lager

27. No 85: Saturday Night Live
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Description: Saturday Night Live, at the time of this recording, has been around for 44 seasons and is a comedy institution. It has launched some of the biggest careers in comedy and introduced us to numerous up and coming bands. Whether it be on point in the laugh department or fall completely flat, there is some skit or memory everyone has of this show. It is a huge part of the pop culture landscape. In this episode, we take you back to the beginning, past the first historical cast to how the show came to be. Featured Beer: Coast Brewing Dead Arm

28. No 84: The Podfix MixTape
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Description: It's a new year, which means a new you...for about a week, and then just go back to the old you...screw them if they don't like it. In this episode first, we toot our own horn with the stats of the show from 2018. Don't worry, it's a quick tooting. Then we introduce you to all the great shows that The Podfix Network has to offer. Why? Because we are now part of The Podfix Network! *Cue trumpets and half-naked singing angels* We are looking forward to bringing more of the same great nonsense we always bring along with our great new partners at Podfix. Featured Beer: Dogfish Head's 75 Minute IPA

29. No 83: Super Christmas Show
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Description: It's that time of year again. It's time to celebrate Christmas/Hanukkah with loved ones, not so loved ones, and strangers dressed in red suits with white trim. This year we celebrate with Google translated Christmas stories and songs, interrupting carolers, and Christmas commercials of the past. This is our last show for 2018 and we would like to thank all of you that supported and listened. We wish you and yours a very merry Festivus and you can keep your damn figgy pudding to yourselves. Featured Beer: Warsteiner Dunkel

30. No 82: Stephen King
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Description: Let's talk about the master of horror, Stephen King. We are pretty sure he has close to a thousand books written...but who is counting?! Certainty not us because we threw out the number a thousand first. King has become the center of what horror and the fantastical world of imagination can produce. King is a pop culture icon. Most of his works have been turned into movies and most of his movies have been turned into late night, popcorn rentals to scare the wits out of your preteen step sister by tricking her into thinking you're watching Pitch Perfect 7. Featured Beer: Revelry Brewing Poke The Bear

31. No 81: Riddle Me This
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Description: Riddles are fun! OK, maybe they are not so fun...but they are frustrating...and that's something. Right? Tonight we test our wits and brains and patience and forehead vein popping skills, as we tell a few riddles, murder a few riddle people, and see who can come out on top as Riddle Champion Of The Universe! (or at least Podcast 42 Champion Of The Universe!) Featured Beer: Genesee Ruby Red Kolsch

32. No 80: Dave Grohl
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Description: Dave Grohl, drummer for Nirvana, leader of The Foo Fighters, and true rock pioneer. In this episode we talk about Grohl's rise to rock guru, including his time with Nirvana, and what brought him out from behind the drum kit to front his own band....the fighters of foo. We have special guest callers with their thoughts on Dave Grohl as well as the usual trivia and fishbowl facts. Sitting in for Faraz is Laura De Voss. Featured Beer: Highland Brewing's Daycation IPA

33. No 79: Random Phone Messages
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Description: Back in the ancient times, phones used to be attached to the wall. The biggest accessories to buy for the wall attached phone was the cord extender and the answering machine. You should know what the answering machine does and the cord extender allowed you to have a longer reach with your phone that was attached to the wall. Now you weren't just tied to the kitchen, you could also roam into the dining room while on the phone. Also, the internet wasn't a thing so if you wanted to know movie times, the weather, your horoscope, etc you had to call from your house phone. We found some weird numbers to call and some cursed numbers to call from these dark caveman-like times. Featured Beer: Stone Brewing's Anni-Matter Double IPA If you would like to call the numbers yourself, find them on our website: podcast42show.wordpress.com

34. No 78: Creepypasta Theater
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Description: What is a creepypasta? Well we are glad you asked. Creepypastas are short horror stories and memes that have been written by the internet to be shared around the internet. They are often brief paranormal stories intended to scare you. They include gruesome tales of murder, suicide, and sometimes contain pop culture figures like Spongebob Squarepants or Sonic the Hedgehog. Some are really creepy and some are totally ridiculous. Today we find the best creepypastas, and by best, we mean worst and read them to each other. Featured Beer: Infinite Ale Works Into The Dark Roast

35. No 77: Craymo
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Description: We talk with actor/musician Craymo. Craymo is the one that sings our beer cooler jingle by the way. Craymo's music is positive, upbeat, catchy, and heartfelt. We travel back to Craymo's beginnings and learn what inspires him to create. We also tap into his battle with bullies as a member of the LGTBQ community and how that shaped his career and personal life. As a bonus we have some snippets from his acting work, his appearance on Star Search, and at the very end of the show 3 Craymo songs! Featured Beer: Royal Reserve Collection Mother Of Dragons

36. No 76: Las Vegas
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Description: The city of dreams and riches smack dab in the middle of the harshest environment the United States has to offer. It's a place where you have a chance to win millions of dollars and also lose millions of dollars. It's a place where you could drink a whiskey tonic at 8 am and no one would bat an eye. Join us as we discover how this city came to be and what to do there...sort of.

37. No 75: Cosplay
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Description: BrownieBrittle from the cosplay group CrayDust and Laura from the cosplay design company treGeek join us in studio to discuss all things cosplay! Duh, it's what they do...it's not like we would invite a bunch of cosplay experts to discuss the best ways to cook fish. We discuss cosplay fashion, how to get into it, where to go with it, how much to spend, and the best cod recipes this side of the Mississippi. Explicit Language thanks to Faraz. Featured Beer: Devil's Backbone's Vienna Lager

38. No 74: Lord Of The Rings
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Description: JRR Tolkien sat down and wrote a book. A big book. A really big book. And then he wrote another big book and a third big book. These series of books would change the fantasy genre for all time, bringing it to the fore front of pop culture. Today we learn where Tolkien would get his inspiration from, and also how to properly say Tolkien. And not only do we tackle the book, but we also talk about the Peter Jackson film trilogy, and the animated version of The Hobbit.  Explicit Language thanks to Faraz.

Featured Beer: Left Hand Brewing's Death Before Disco

39. No 73: McDonalds
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Description: You deserve a break today. Two all beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese. Ronald McDonald. Ba Ba Ba Ba Baaaaaaaa I'm loving it. McDonalds is as much a part of American Pop Culture as binge watching old Friends episodes on the couch in your underwear. It was all started by two brothers and was turned into a global empire by Ray Kroc. As a matter of fact, Ray Kroc is the Darth Vader of the fast food world. Special Guest: Gary Winograd.

Featured Beer: Lost Coast Sharkinator White IPA

40. No 72: Chris Jericho
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Description: Wrestler. Musician. Podcaster. Actor. Writer. Listmaker. This Canadian/American wrestler who sometimes was the heel and other times was the heel, entered the WWE on a mystery and went on to win a record-breaking nine-times Intercontinental Championship. We explore his journey from wrestling in Japan to wrestling in Mexico to rock star. Explicit Language

Featured Beer: Cigar City's Tocobaga Red IPA

41. No 71: Batman: The Dark Knight
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Description: It's been 10 years since the release of what most people consider the perfect Batman movie, Some even consider it the best superhero movie of all time. This is Faraz's rosebud, and we travel down its history and place in pop culture movies.

42. No 70: The Muppets
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Description: Jim Henson took a puppet and a marionette and meshed them together to create the groundbreaking Muppets. Let's take a look back into how the Muppets got their start from the local TV show Sam and Friends to Sesame Street, The Muppet Show, and upon the big screen. Faraz hijacks the script to complain about dates. Explicit Language

Featured Beer: Einstok Arctic Berry Ale

43. No 69: Robin Williams
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Description: Let's talk about the brilliant mind of Robin Williams. The man who started his career by sitting on his head, then improvised his way into the hearts of millions. Some of his iconic movies include Hook, Good Morning Vietnam, Aladdin, Dead Poets Society, Mrs. Doubtfire, and so many more. This is a brief look into his life and career.

Featured Beer: Cycle Brewing's Crank IPA

44. No 68: Backstreet Boys
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Description: There once was a group of boys who were not from the main street but from the street behind it...and they sang and made girls throw their undies. They had a horrible manager and they grew up as a band and are still recording today as men....but are still called boys. Join us as we relive the history of the Backstreet Boys! Explicit Language

Featured Beer: Shmaltz Brewing Company's Terrans Unite IPL

45. No 67: Degrassi
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Description: If you attend school on this certain street in Canada, chances are that you will face all sorts of hardships, trials, and tribulations. I don't recommend going to school there...although it has spanned a decades-long TV series that is loved by millions and also Kevin Smith. Nicole takes the lead on this week's topic as the rest of us, including the native Canadian, have not seen the show.

Featured Beer: Destihl Brewery's Soundboard Session IPA

46. No 66: Pop Culture Big Brother S2 P2
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Description: It's part two of our annual Pop Culture Big Brother game! See part one for all the details! Listen to Faraz gasp for an hour! Listen to Faraz whine about pizza! Teams are below! Explicit Language

47. No 65: Pop Culture Big Brother S2 Pt1
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Description: It's summer and that means it's time for Big Brother on TV again. The show that takes a bunch of strangers and locks them in a house for a while. It also means it's time for our annual version of Big Brother where we take anyone from pop culture including authors, movie stars, cartoon characters....really anyone. Each host picks three people and then our facebook group picks the rest. These are randomly assigned. Then we play for Head of House and Power of Veto until we get it down to two people. Once that happens you can vote for the winner either in the comments below or on our Facebook group. Featured Beer: 21st Amendment Brewery's Brew Free Or Die IPA Explicit Language

48. No 64: Console Wars II
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Description: It is the dawn of a new age in the kingdom of Gametopia! We once again travel to that kingdom (which somehow is very sexual) to witness the ongoing Console Wars! The struggle between Xbox, Playstation, and Nintendo continues. It’s a fight with plenty of controller on controller violence! Warning: Explicit Language.

Featured Beer: Southern Tier’s Eight Days A Week

49. No 63: Transformers
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Description: Transformers! More than meets the eye! This is the slogan for the popular toy line of figures that transformed from robots into cars, planes, and animals. We also look into the comic book series, the tv shows, and (briefly) the movie franchise. We travel back into the history of the toys when they were inspired by a GI Joe remade into a robot.  Also, we discuss how many times Optimus Prime died.

Featured Beer: Dogfish Head's Dragons And YumYums

50. No 62: Urban Legends
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Description: Did Richard Gere put a hampster up his butt? Did he put it up someone else's butt? Did Rod Stewart go to the hospital for a stomach pumping? Because he was pumping too much of something else...Is Elvis still alive? Why doesn't Marilyn Manson come out of his room after a certain self-elected surgery? We dive deep into these and many other Pop Culture Urban Legends!

Featured Beer: Lagunitas' Citrusinensis Pale Ale

51. No 61: South Park
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Description: South Park is an animated sitcom created by Trey Parker and Matt Stone, and which revolves around four boys: Stan Marsh, Kyle Broflovski, Eric Cartman, and Kenny McCormick, and their bizarre adventures. It started as a paper cutout one-off viral internet short and turned into an over 21 season tv series. It's praised and condemned for its humor, so let's take a look at its history and how it's made.

Featured Beer: New Belgium Brewery's The Hemperor

52. No 60: Console Wars Pt 1
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Description: Let us go back, back, back to the beginning of time....now let's go forward, forward, forward, because that was too far back, to the evolution of the home gaming console...and the companies that made them. This is the epic story of the battle of the Kingdom of Gametopia and the stories and drama behind it. 

Featured Beer: Tomoka Hazy Sunrise Wheat

53. No 59: Twilight Zone
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Description: It is a dimension as vast as space and as timeless as infinity. It is the middle ground between light and shadow, between science and superstition, and it lies between the pit of man's fears and the summit of his knowledge. This is the dimension of imagination. It is an area which we call the Podcast 42 Zone.

Featured Beer: Red Cypress Brewing's Spook Hill

54. No 58: Caddyshack
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Description: This movie was made on top of a party on top of a hurricane. We relive a brief history of the making of 1980's Caddyshack based on the book by Chris Nashawaty: Caddyshack A Cinderella Story. So much could have gone wrong, from it being Harold Ramis' first time as a director to Rodney Dangerfield not understanding how movies are made to Bill Murray having only like 6 days to shoot his scenes. Trivia and fishbowl facts included.

Featured Beer: Dogfish Head's SeaQuench Ale and Lupu-Luau IPA (but you mix the two!)

55. No 57: Pokemon
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Description: Got to catch them all! Not STDs but Pokemon! Let's talk about the history of how Pokemon came to be...from the fanzine that turned into video game company that almost went bankrupt making the very first Pokemon games..to the cultural icon of TV, Card game, and Macey's Hot Air Balloons it is today. Trivia and fishbowl facts as well! Explicit language,

Featured Beer: Troegs Independent Brewing Nugget Nectar Ale

56. No 56: The Politics Of Star Wars
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Description: Star Wars is one of the most popular and beloved movie franchises of all time. But it's more than just spaceships and lasers, it's a whole universe of creatures, jobs, and governments. Today we talk about the politics that the Empire used to rule and frightened the galaxy...especially about the one Sith that controls the whole thing...Emperor Palpatine!

Featured Beer: Goose Island's Fulton St Blend Coffee Ale

57. No 55: Seinfeld
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Description: Featured Beer: Three Daughters Brewing Coffee Blond Ale
Seinfeld is considered one of the funniest and groundbreaking comedies of all time. Today we talk about how the show got started and Larry David's pivotal behind the scenes. Larry David is the man behind the tone of the show. We are also introducing a new format to our show, with pop quiz trivia and fishbowl facts! Everything else is the same chaotic glorious mess you have come to know and love.
Featured Music by Mugzy

58. No 54: All About Drinking Games
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Description: We travel all the way back to the first drinking games in history either provided by the Greeks or the Chinese...it's still up for debate...and then back up to modern day times. In this episode, you will also learn what a puzzle jug is, and how to play bloody buttocks.  Then the gang goes over their favorite drinking games. Play the Podcast 42 drinking game episode drinking game and take a drink anytime anyone says, "Drinking Game" Explicit Language.

59. No 53: Todd McFarlane
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Description: Featured Beer: Woodcock Brother's Woodcock IPA
Todd McFarlane took comic book art and turned it into...well....better comic book art. Let's talk about how this young and aspiring baseball player from Canda turned Marvel upside down by reinventing SpiderMan. Then left Marvel to start his own wildly successful comic book company: Image. It was here we met his creation called Spawn. We also talk about the toys and lawsuits too...don't worry.

Today's show is sponsored by: 1994 the podcast, is about all things pop culture dealing with the year 1994! It’s hosted by Brooklyn comedians John Bilancini and Brandon Ream, and produced by Amy. She’s a girl.

On the first and third Friday of every month, John, Brandon, and a special guest comedian break down television, movies, snacks, music and more from each month of the year 1994. If you enjoy comedy, wallet chains, Ace of Base, and/or Pulp Fiction and miss the 1990s, you have to check out 1994. 1994 is available on iTunes, Google Play, and Podomatic, and can be found at @1994podcast on Twitter and on Facebook.

60. No 52: Troll Theater Pt 2
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Description: Featured Beer: Terrapin's Beyond The Galaxy IPA
It's time to turn the tables on those oh so lovely creatures we call Internet Trolls. Which by the way, here are the stats: Strength -1 Constitution - 2 Dexterity - 2 Intelligence -2 Wisdom -1 and Charisma - 10. Favorite Food: Jalapeno Cheetos. We take some trolling from Facebook and Instagram and turn them into little skits of how we messed with the trolls back. Also, we are privileged to have gotten permission from master troll hunter Chris Hunt, and were able to turn one of his encounters into a skit as well. You can catch Chris Hunt on Facebook on the page: The Incredible Hunt: You Wouldn't Like Me When I'm Angry. Warning: Explicit Language.

61. No 51: Bigfoot
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Description: Featured Beer: Kronenbourg 1664 Blanc
Let's talk about Bigfoot in pop culture...yes, the man, the beast, the myth, the legend. We talk about the history of the creature, the most famous sightings of the creature, and also Bigfoot's role in movies and TV. We might also speculate on Big Foot gentilia...don't ask, just listen. Special guest: Mark Desenti Warning: Explicit Language.

62. No 50: English Pub Quiz 1
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Description: Featured Beer: Southbound Brewery Company's Hoplin IPA
The show is turned into a Pub Quiz as JL, Nicole, and special guest Gary Winograd drink a pint and compete against each other with trivia dealing with pop culture from England and America! Play along and test your knowledge and see if you do better than the hosts!

63. No 49: One Year Anniversary (late)
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Description: It's our one-year anniversary clip show! (late) Because our one year anniversary was in February! Join us as we walk down memory lane to our first show when we recorded on a cell phone to our present day when we now have 10 listeners!

64. No 48: Mel Brooks Pt 2
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Description: We finish talking about Blazing Saddles. Then it's on to his other movies including, but not limited too, Young Frankenstein, Men In Tights, Silent Movie, High Anxiety, and Spaceballs. In the studio, we have a special guest, Gary Winograd.

Today's show is sponsored by ecosia.co/podcast42

65. No 47: Mel Brooks Pt 1
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Description: The Narrative Of Mel Brooks Pt 1
Featured Beer: Crooked Can McSwagger's Amber Ale
The life of Mel Brooks from his start with Sid Caeser on Your Show Of Shows to the 1000-year-old man with Carl Reiner. Brooks made such comedy classics as Blazing Saddles, Men In Tights, and Spaceballs. In the studio, we have a special guest, Gary Winograd.

Today's show is sponsored by ecosia.co/podcast42

66. No 46: Pink Floyd
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Description: The History Of Pink Floyd
Featured Beer: Sam Adams '76
Let's talk some Pink Floyd, from the beginning with Syd Barrett as the frontman, to his fall from grace. Then we dive into Roger Waters and David Gilmour's bitter fighting for over a decade and the lawsuit to follow over who gets the name of the band. Let's also talk about the albums Dark Side Of The Moon, Wish You Were Here, and The Wall. We even find out which one is Pink.

Today's show is sponsored by ecosia.co/podcast42

67. No 45: Tim Curry
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Description: The Narrative Of Tim Curry
Featured Beer: Brew Hub's Diver Down Imperial Red Ale
The life of Tim Curry, an actor of movies, stage, singer, and TV star. We discuss his humble beginnings in a London flophouse, to his most famous role of Dr. Frank-n-furter in Rocky Horror picture show. Let's also not forget roles in IT, Clue, and Spamalot!

Today's show is sponsored by ecosia.co/podcast42

68. No 44: The Royal Rumble
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Description: The History Of The Royal Rumble
Featured Beer: Blue Point Brewing's Toasted Lager
It's one of the biggest pay-per-views that WWE puts on all year! It's the Royal Rumble! We are going to dive into some history behind the event from its rules, origins, and inspirations.  We also discuss the winners, the losers, and those who didn't even make it to the ring.

69. No 43: Bobs Burgers Pt 2
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Description: The Fandom Of Bobs Burgers Pt 2

Part two of our talk on one of the fastest growing and most celebrated animation shows on television...Bob's Burgers!  We finish our break down on the main character's personality traits and discuss some behind the scenes stuff, some myths, and some things you might not have known about the show. 

70. No 42: Bobs Burgers Pt 1
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Description: The Fandom Of Bobs Burgers Pt 1

Featured Beer: Erdinger Dunkel
Let's talk about one of the fastest growing and most celebrated animation shows on television...Bob's Burgers! We will discuss Loren Bouchard, the man behind Bob's Burgers, humble beginnings.  We also break down the main characters personality traits and discuss some behind the scenes, some myths, and some things you might not have known about the show. This is part one.

71. No 41: Sea Monkeys & Pockets
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Description: The Dark History Of Sea Monkeys And Pockets

Featured Beer: Shmaltz Brewing Company’s Star Trek Captain’s Holiday. Sea Monkeys are everyone's favorite little disappointment, but did you know the history of the inventor of sea monkeys? Well listen and you will know now! Also, the secret behind the fashion industries oppression on woman's pants!

72. No 40: Star Wars A New Hope
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Description: The Making Of Star Wars A New Hope

Featured Beer: Two Brothers Pinball. It's the movie that started a pop icon dynasty. It was also the movie no one believed in or wanted to back. Just think what the world would be like without Han Solo, Luke Skywalker, and Jar Jar Binks...well thankful Jar Jar was not in the movie we are going to talk about. This episode was recorded on the day that we went to see The Last Jedi, but before we went to see the Last Jedi. Even though the Last Jedi is controversial in its reviews, we all liked it...except Faraz...because he is weird.

73. No 39: Nickelodeon Pt 2
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Description: The History Of Nickelodeon Pt 2

This is part 2 of the channel that became the highest rated, most popular children's channel on cable TV. This episode mostly deals with Nick's heyday starting in the 90s until present day. Remember, Nick only started with one program: Pinwheel, and built a pop culture empire from it.

74. No 38: Nickelodeon Pt 1
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Description: The History Of Nickelodeon Pt 1

Featured Beer: Elysian Brewing Company's Space Dust IPA
Let's talk about the highest rated, most popular children's channel on cable TV, starting from its humble beginnings only showing one program: Pinwheel, to the present day and all of it's most influential shows.

Join Christopher De Voss, JL Tross, James Dunkin, and Nicole Fasone as they talk about beer, movies, games, television, food, sports, and anything else that comes to mind on a Wednesday at 10pm.

75. No 37: Weird And Real Books On Amazon
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Description: Featured Beer: Wachusett Brewing Company’s Wally
We all know that Amazon.com is a vast and rich land of incredible deals and soon to be drone delivered wonderfulness right to your front door. But let us not forget wha

76. No 36: The Christmas And Hanukkah Computer Crash Spectacular
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Description: Featured Beers: Smuttynose's Rocky Road, Shmaltz Brewing Company's Chanukah, Hanukkah Pass The Beer

Let's celebrate all things Christmas and Hanukkah with special guest Gary Winograd. We quiz him on what exactly Hanuk

77. No 35: Ernest P. Worrell Pt 2
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Description: The Narrative Of Ernest P. Worrell Pt 2

Part two of the history and career of Jim Varney the man behind Ernest P Worrell. Ya know what I mean?

78. No 34: Ernest P. Worrell Pt 1
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Description: The Narrative Of Ernest P. Worrell Pt 1

Featured Beer: Voodoo Ranger's Atomic Pumpkin, We are talking about the history and career of Jim Varney the man behind Ernest P Worrell. Ya know what I mean?

79. No 33: Pop Culture Big Brother Game Pt 2
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Description: This Is Part Two Of Our Big Brother Game! The Idea Is Everyone Brings Four Celebrity People Into The House Real Or Fictional, And We Battle It Out By Having Competitions And Voting Every One Out Of The House.

80. No 32: Pop Culture Big Brother Game Pt 1
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Description: Featured Beer:Big Storm Brewing's Oktoberfest, Still Fighting Over The Introduction Order, Bad Movie Review: Thor, Stranger Things Theory, Kevin Spacey Vs Dustin Hoffman Vs Jimmy Savile, Troll Theater, We Play Big Broth