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POP71 A Star is Born

10/21/2018
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A Star is Born, again and again and again! Eric and Stacey take a look at a century's old story: a promising young talent on the rise falls for an aging star who is past his prime. They also look at the how these four actresses, Gaynor, Garland, Streisand and Gaga, impacted each of these movies in their own way.

Duration:00:56:18

POP70 Black Swan

10/11/2018
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What better way to start off the month of Halloween than with a movie with a very scary... ballet? Eric and Stacey most definitely have different opinions of Black Swan, and they take turns with their scalpel dissecting the movie, trying to determine what was real, what was part psychosis, and what worked and didn’t. No tricks or treats here, just a bit of disturbia.

Duration:00:54:53

POP69 Sidney Poitier

10/4/2018
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They call us POPeration! Join Eric and Stacey as they discuss three of Sidney "They call me Mr. Tibbs" Poitier's iconic roles from 1967. All three seem to be about racism, but are they really, and should we care about any of them in 2018? Tune in and find out.

Duration:01:05:44

POP68 Funny Girl

9/27/2018
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POPeration celebrates another milestone birthday: Funny Girl's 50th anniversary. Eric and Stacey take a deep look into Barbara Streisand's diva vehicle and discuss the things they like, they things they don't and talk about the little things that made this movie all about Babs.

Duration:01:05:12

POP67 The Queen

9/20/2018
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The royal "them" talk about the royal "we". Eric and Stacey take a look at The Queen: a movie that centers around the week of Princess DIana's death and the relationship between Queen Elizabeth, her Prime Minister and her subjects.

Duration:00:52:26

POP66 South Pacific

9/13/2018
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Hello and Bali Hai to you! This year, South Pacific turns 60, and Stacey and Eric trade in their surgical gowns for Polynesian grass skirts and coconut bras. There's a lot about this 60 year old to like, but nothing released in 1958 is perfect. Join Eric and Stacey for a little talkie-talkie-talk.

Duration:01:03:06

POP65 Stuff N Things We're Into

9/6/2018
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So, what do your POP surgeons listen to when they are not crafting together the latest and greatest podcast for you? Why, they're listening to OTHER great podcasts and watching things on YouTube. Listen as Eric and Stacey take you for a listening tour of those things that they like to listen to.

Duration:01:00:56

POP64 Handmaids Tale

8/30/2018
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This week Eric and Stacey welcome Ally Jenkins to the third chair to talk about the dystopian novel turned acclaimed binge worthy TV Show The Handmaids Tale. Eric and Ally dig right in and talk about the first two seasons and bring Stacey up to speed in anticipation of Season 3! You don't want to miss this episode.

Duration:01:05:51

POP63 Fall Movie Previews

8/23/2018
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Fall is just around the corner! A new season means a whole slew of movies and trailers for your pop surgeons to dissect. Listen in as Eric and Stacey talk about some of the movies set to appear in a theater near you during the fall of 2018. They certainly will not agree on every movie, so listen in and decide for yourself.

Duration:01:06:40

POP62 August Osage County

8/16/2018
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What do you get when you take a big hunk of Meryl Streep, and a big bunch of Julia Roberts, a dab of Benedict Cumberbatch and a dash of Ewan MacGregor, blended together in the hot Oklahoma summer? You get August Osage County. Eric, Stacey and fan boy Sidney talk about whether this recipe is too bitter or comes together in a tasty meal.

Duration:01:09:48

POP61 Sleepless In Seattle

7/26/2018
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Sleepless in Seattle turn 25! The Nora Ephron classic that had lonely women trolling nationally syndicated lonely hearts radio shows makes a stop on the POPeration dissection table. Eric and Stacey don their scrubs to take a look inside this Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan romantic comedy vehicle. Find out what happens when a bratty, precocious 12 year old calls a radio talk show to find his dad a date (Stacey has some real mixed feelings about this).

Duration:01:06:51

POP60 Meryl Streep

7/19/2018
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In this week's episode we look at one of the best actresses of any generation, Meryl Streep. Nominated for a record 21 acting Academy Awards among other countless accolades, Eric and Stacey dive into her body of work and look at some of her most memorable roles.

Duration:01:11:41

POP59 Summer Playlist 2018

7/12/2018
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Summer's here, and the time is right for listening to our Summer Playlist 2018! Listen as Eric and Stacey roll out their must have songs for their new summer playlist. Our full playlist can also be found on Spotify. So sit back with your frozen drink in hand and listen to our sounds of summer.

Duration:00:50:23

POP58 Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

7/5/2018
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Happy Independence Day! Our pop surgeons are celebrating America's birthday by going back to the 20th Century, back to a simpler time. A time where you could believe the newspapers. A time where politicians could be trusted... wait a minute. Not really. Listen as Stacey and Eric talk about the classic from 1939, Frank Capra's Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, starring Jimmy Stewart, Jean Arthur and Claude Rains. Seems like only yesterday, sadly.

Duration:01:05:32

POP57 The Skeleton Twins

6/28/2018
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Eric and Stacey finish up Pride Month with one of Eric's favorite movies, The Skeleton Twins. Excellent performances by Kristen Wiig and Bill Hader highlight this slice of life story that speaks to Eric so strongly. The movie spoke to Stacey too, but in a different voice. She'll tell you all about it in this week's episode.

Duration:00:55:02

POP56 Madonna

6/21/2018
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Some call her 'Madge'. Some call her 'MDNA'. We call her an icon. We call her a diva. There is not a more appropriate month to talk about Madonna than Pride Month. Check out what fanatics Eric and Stacey have to say the O.G. Material Girl.

Duration:01:02:43

POP55 Boys in the Band

6/14/2018
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It's Pride month, and in continuing with this theme, Eric and Stacey talk about historical art project, The Boys in the Band from 1968. With the 50th Anniversary production on Broadway, your pop surgeons debate the pros and the cons, the good and the bad, of this LGBTQ historically important show.

Duration:01:01:20

POP54 Divas Part 2

6/7/2018
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This year's diva podcast is even more diva-licious, as Stacey and Eric discuss four more legends of diva-dom. Listen and find out why they believe Liza, Eartha, Cher and RuPaul deserve to be in the Diva Hall of Fame!

Duration:01:15:12

POP53 The Hughes Ringwald Teenage Trilogy

5/31/2018
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This week, Eric and Stacey take a look at the John Hughes/Molly Ringwald teenage trilogy: Sixteen Candles, The Breakfast Club, and Pretty in Pink.

Duration:01:17:14

POP52 Rear Window

5/24/2018
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This week, Eric and Stacey dish on the 1954 Hitchcock classic, Rear Window. A newspaper photographer with a broken leg passes time recuperating by observing his neighbors through his window. He sees what he believes to be a murder, and decides to solve the crime himself. With the help of his nurse and girlfriend, he tries to catch the murderer without being killed himself.

Duration:01:03:25