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#158 - Baking New Ground

9/22/2019
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This week we are diving deep into the hot oven for an episode all about baking! We discuss all kinds of baked goods, baking techniques and issue our first ever baking challenge. upfordebate.tv Twitter: @upfordebatetv Proud member of the Coffee & Beer family of podcasts, streaming at coffeeandbeer.tv.

Duration:01:08:55

#157 - Choose Your Own Adventure

9/12/2019
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On this first-of-its-kind episode, we write our own Choose Your Own Adventure story. "Flapjack's Flashbacks: Mind the Gap" is a unique tale told one decision at a time. upfordebate.tv Twitter: @upfordebatetv Proud member of the Coffee & Beer family of podcasts, streaming at coffeeandbeer.tv.

Duration:00:57:38

#156 - Summer Book Club: The Wind Up Bird Chronicle

8/25/2019
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Don't let the title fool you! While we do spend plenty of time talking about Japanese author Haruki Murakami's groundbreaking work, we begin the episode with an in-depth analysis of all 8 XFL team names and logos. Plus we share our thoughts on the recently revealed title for the upcoming James Bond film. upfordebate.tv Twitter: @upfordebatetv Proud member of the Coffee & Beer family of podcasts, streaming at coffeeandbeer.tv.

Duration:01:19:18

#155 - Summer Book Club: One Summer, America 1927

8/12/2019
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Following up on our summer book club episode, we read one of our selections: Bill Bryson's "One Summer, America 1927". From Lindbergh and the Babe to Al Capone and the talking pictures, we discuss how Bryson's approach makes us see this time period in a whole new light. upfordebate.tv Twitter: @upfordebatetv Proud member of the Coffee & Beer family of podcasts, streaming at coffeeandbeer.tv.

Duration:00:58:50

#154 - This or That 6: Matt's Asks

7/30/2019
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To end Rapid Fire July, we have the second half of one of our most beloved segments: This or That! This week Matt is asking the tough questions like: are sports better on TV or the radio? Would you rather be a pastry chef or a "regular chef"? (Matt's words...) And of course, microwave or toaster oven? upfordebate.tv Twitter: @upfordebatetv Proud member of the Coffee & Beer family of podcasts, streaming at coffeeandbeer.tv.

Duration:00:30:48

#153 - This or That 6: Shaun's Asks

7/18/2019
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For this Rapid Fire July, we're bringing back one of our most beloved segments: This or That! This week Shaun is asking the tough questions like: is brawling in sports acceptable in 2019? Which is the better non-contiguous US state: Alaska or Hawaii? And which is better: card games or board games? upfordebate.tv Twitter: @upfordebatetv Proud member of the Coffee & Beer family of podcasts, streaming at coffeeandbeer.tv.

Duration:00:31:31

#152 - Facts: Shaken, Not Stirred

7/10/2019
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On this balmy July episode we bring back James Bond one more time for a trivia and fact-filled breakdown of our favorite spy franchise. Plus, we play our new favorite game: Real or Fake Bond Girl? upfordebate.tv Twitter: @upfordebatetv Proud member of the Coffee & Beer family of podcasts, streaming at coffeeandbeer.tv.

Duration:00:36:04

#151 - The Game of Kings

7/4/2019
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On this week's episode we go (kind of) deep on everyone's favorite put-the-ball-in-the-hole game: golf! We talk clubs, caddies, history, putt-putt and more as we kick off a thrilling Rapid Fire July! upfordebate.tv Twitter: @upfordebatetv Proud member of the Coffee & Beer family of podcasts, streaming at coffeeandbeer.tv.

Duration:00:29:56

#150 - Lawn Games

6/17/2019
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On this summertime episode, we dive deep into everyone's favorite yard games! From cornhole and ladder toss, to kubb and giant Janga, we look at what games to play and which to avoid (we're looking at you lawn darts!). upfordebate.tv Twitter: @upfordebatetv Proud member of the Coffee & Beer family of podcasts, streaming at coffeeandbeer.tv.

Duration:01:02:45

#149 - The Summer Reading List

6/9/2019
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In a first of its kind episode, we share a wonderful collection of our favorite books to help kick off your summer right! From insightful non-fiction to thrilling fiction, we've got 8 great reads that run the spectrum for tastes of all types. upfordebate.tv Twitter: @upfordebatetv Proud member of the Coffee & Beer family of podcasts, streaming at coffeeandbeer.tv.

Duration:01:20:12

#148 - Follow-Ups, Updates and the Latest News

5/31/2019
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After more than 16 hours of talking about James Bond, we try to cool off by pivoting to another subject: James Bond. For the first half of this episode we look at the future of the 007 franchise and the upcoming Bond 25 film. Then we actually move on to an in-depth update on the status of our Summer Movie League. Which films have flourished? Which have flopped? Which of our teams has the best shot at the trophy? upfordebate.tv Twitter: @upfordebatetv Proud member of the Coffee & Beer family...

Duration:01:08:56

#147 - Shaken, Not Stirred: Six Decades of James Bond - Chapter 8: The Definitive Bond Rankings

5/27/2019
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On the final chapter of our Bond extravaganza, we list our final rankings on everything this franchise has to offer: gadgets, girls, villains (and their crazy plans), theme songs and of course the movies and actors themselves. Do we have any idea what we're talking about? After 24 movies, we sure hope so! upfordebate.tv Twitter: @upfordebatetv Proud member of the Coffee & Beer family of podcasts, streaming at coffeeandbeer.tv.

Duration:02:26:42

#146 - Shaken, Not Stirred: Six Decades of James Bond - Chapter 7: Daniel Craig

5/17/2019
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On this installment of our continuing Bond mega-watch, we encounter our latest super spy: Daniel Craig. We try to answer the tough questions like: Is a high-stakes poker game really the best way to take down a terrorist? Why can't we follow Quantum of Solace? Where's Judi Dench's Oscar for Skyfall? And the trouble with rebooting an iconic villain. upfordebate.tv Twitter: @upfordebatetv Proud member of the Coffee & Beer family of podcasts, streaming at coffeeandbeer.tv.

Duration:02:27:14

#145 - Shaken, Not Stirred: Six Decades of James Bond - Chapter 6: Pierce Brosnan

5/3/2019
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On this chapter of our continuing James Bond deep dive we enter the final stretch of the 20th century with everyone's favorite 90s Bond: Pierce Brosnan. Is Sean Bean a worthy adversary of 007? Does Elliot Carver come off as genius or bratty? Can Matt and Shaun come to a consensus on Elektra King? Is there any way to dig out of the plot holes in Die Another Day? upfordebate.tv Twitter: @upfordebatetv Proud member of the Coffee & Beer family of podcasts, streaming at coffeeandbeer.tv.

Duration:02:16:01

#144 - Shaken, Not Stirred: Six Decades of James Bond - Chapter 5: The Other Bonds

4/26/2019
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On this edition of our continuing Bond rewind, we look at the forgotten actors who played the iconic role: George Lazenby and Timothy Dalton. Which played better: Lazenby's down-to-earth romantic Bond or Dalton's more serious man-on-the-edge Bond? Plus, for some bizarre reason, we watch the non-canon Never Say Never Again as a retirement age Sean Connery returns to the role. upfordebate.tv Twitter: @upfordebatetv Proud member of the Coffee & Beer family of podcasts, streaming at...

Duration:02:02:43

#143 - Shaken, Not Stirred: Six Decades of James Bond - Chapter 4: Roger Moore, Pt. 2

4/13/2019
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On this episode we continue our deep dive into 007 as we look at the back half of the Roger Moore films. Does Jaws deserve redemption (and love)? Did Margret Thatcher fall in love with a parrot...by accident? How does a suspicious, blood-covered clown break into the British Embassy so easily? And what exactly is a "double earthquake"? upfordebate.tv Twitter: @upfordebatetv Proud member of the Coffee & Beer family, streaming at coffeeandbeer.tv.

Duration:02:00:50

#142 - Shaken, Not Stirred: Six Decades of James Bond - Chapter 3: Roger Moore, Pt. 1

4/5/2019
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This week we're moving on to another Bond: Roger Moore! So we've brought back Colby Rabideau to discuss Moore's first three films. Does "Live And Let Die" prove magic exists in the Bond universe? Why is a hillbilly cop vacationing in Bangkok in "The Man With The Golden Gun"? How often would you even need a car that turns into a submarine like in "The Spy Who Loved Me"? upfordebate.tv Twitter: @upfordebatetv Proud member of the Coffee & Beer family of podcasts, streaming at coffeeandbeer.tv.

Duration:01:40:05

#141 - Shaken, Not Stirred: Six Decades of James Bond - Chapter 2: Sean Connery Pt. 2

3/22/2019
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On the second part of our Bond mini-series we look at the second half of Sean Connery's role as the world's most dangerous spy. We dive deep on the wet & wild Thunderball, the upsetting & culturally inappropriate You Only Live Twice and the over-the-top & American-ized Diamonds Are Forever. upfordebate.tv Twitter: @upfordebatetv Proud member of the Coffee & Beer family of podcasts, streaming at coffeeandbeer.tv.

Duration:01:38:15

#140 - Shaken, Not Stirred: Six Decades of James Bond in Film - Chapter 1: Sean Connery Pt. 1

3/16/2019
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Tonight we begin another epic Up For Debate Presents mini-series, this time all about the films starring everyone's favorite international man of mystery: James Bond! Over the next few weeks we'll be covering all 24 films, but for now we start with this episode on the first three, all starring Sean Connery: Dr. No, From Russia With Love, and Goldfinger. Colby Rabideau joins our hosts to kick off this series in signature style! upfordebate.tv Twitter: @upfordebatetv Proud member of the Coffee...

Duration:01:42:39

#139 - 2019 Summer Movie Draft

3/11/2019
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We've got six teams, thirty movies and sixty minutes to draft them all. Who will rein supreme as we tally the box office receipts? Who will crumble under the pressure like the popcorn stuck to the theater floor? Join us for another edition of our Movie League! upfordebate.tv Twitter: @upfordebatetv Proud member of the Coffee & Beer family of podcasts, streaming at coffeeandbeer.tv.

Duration:01:07:08