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The Popcast with Knox and Jamie

Wondery

A weekly pop culture podcast seeking to educate on things that entertain, but do not matter.

A weekly pop culture podcast seeking to educate on things that entertain, but do not matter.
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Wondery

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A weekly pop culture podcast seeking to educate on things that entertain, but do not matter.

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@popcastpod

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English


Episodes

268: The Fall Movie Preview

10/17/2018
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In this episode, we preview the Fall slate of movies. First, we give you a fail-safe guide to deciding which films to see. Next, we predict which movies will win, lose, and be named most underrated for each autumn month. MENTIONS Popcast merch storeFall Movie Trailers Playlist BONUS SEGMENT Our Patreon supporters can get full access to this week’s The More You Know news segment. Become a partner. THE MORE YOU KNOW Pete and ArianaSaturday Night LiveRobb Stark as James BondThe Royal...

Duration:01:16:11

267: Criminals in Pop Culture

10/10/2018
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From our live show in Chicago, we talk about criminals in pop culture. We consider celebrities who would make great criminals and the crimes pop culture has committed against us. MENTIONS The Popcast Live!The Wondering YearsTsh OxenreiderKendra AdachiThe Wondering Years book release BONUS SEGMENT Our Patreon supporters can get full access to this week’s The More You Know news segment. Become a partner. THE MORE YOU KNOW Avril LavigneBette MidlerVenomGREEN LIGHTS Jamie – TV Show:...

Duration:00:57:45

266: Sibling Rivalries

10/3/2018
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In this episode, we discuss sibling rivalries in pop culture and the confessionals of our listeners. MENTIONS Cinema SidepieceThe Bible Binge Season 2: Sibling RivalriesThe Wondering YearsBONUS SEGMENT Our Patreon supporters can get full access to the newest Cinema Sidepiece on Titanic and this week’s The More You Know news segment. Become a partner. THE MORE YOU KNOW Tom Hanks as Mr. RogersKanye WestSNLCardi BLindsay Lohan getting punched in the faceGREEN LIGHTS Jamie – Podcast: Dr....

Duration:00:54:45

265: Thoughts and Prayers

9/26/2018
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In this episode, we discuss The More You Know news segment and offer our pop culture Ts and Ps. MENTIONS Maroon 5 is playing the Super BowlBill CosbyThe Royal Family FinancesWho wouldn’t surprise you if they were revealed to be a witch?Sexy Handmaid’s TaleBox OfficeCaptain Marvel TrailerA Star Is BornSpace Jam 2 BONUS SEGMENT This week, our Patreon supporters can get access to a one-hour AUA (Ask Us Anything). Become a partner. GREEN LIGHTS Jamie – Music: HimalayasKnox – Book:...

Duration:01:04:37

264: Pop Culture Atonements

9/19/2018
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In this episode, we take Yom Kippur to pop culture and consider the TV, movies, and other things that found their atonement despite how bad they were. MENTIONS The Popcast Live! CharlotteThe Wondering YearsKendra AdachiTsh Oxenreider BONUS SEGMENT Our Patreon supporters can get full access to this week’s The More You Know news segment. Become a partner. THE MORE YOU KNOW The EmmysUpdateScheduleLes Moonves and Julie ChenSean Penn GREEN LIGHTS Knox – Ozark, Season 2Jamie –...

Duration:00:52:11

263: Fall TV Preview

9/12/2018
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In this episode, we preview the upcoming television season. Which returning shows should you dump and which should you catch up on? Which brand new shows are sure bets and which ones can you skip? MENTIONS The Bible Binge Season 3PlaylistThe Wondering Years BONUS SEGMENT Our Patreon supporters can get full access to this week’s The More You Know news segment. Become a partner. THE MORE YOU KNOW Colton as the upcoming BachelorEmmys GREEN LIGHTS Jamie – Books: Garlic and...

Duration:00:54:02

262: Sports in Pop Culture

9/5/2018
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From our live show in Dallas, we talk about sports in pop culture and the nos of sports with special guest Melanie Shankel. MENTIONS The Popcast Live!Milk and Honey TeesSophie HudsonMelanie ShankleThe Popcast Live!The Wondering YearsKendra AdachiCinema SidepieceThe Wondering Years BONUS SEGMENT Our Patreon supporters can get full access to this week’s The More You Know news segment. Become a partner. THE MORE YOU KNOW Elvin from Cosby Show gets job-shamedJack RyanEminem Surprise...

Duration:01:00:06

261: The Nos of School

8/29/2018
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In this episode, we talk through back to school confessionals of our listeners. MENTIONS The Wondering YearsThe Popcast Live!Milk and Honey TeesSophie HudsonMelanie Shankleuse code GOLDEN at checkout for a special discount BONUS SEGMENT Our Patreon supporters can get full access to this week’s Cinema Sidepiece on How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days and The More You Know news segment. Become a partner. THE MORE YOU KNOW Bond 25 turnover and not-casting newsPete Davidson’s B-Hole EyesThe Big...

Duration:00:52:26

260: Please Advise

8/22/2018
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In this episode, we tackle recent pop culture news including Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra, Ben Affleck’s love life, the highest paid actresses, chicken tenders, and more. MENTIONS The Popcast Live!The Wondering YearsKendra AdachiNick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra are EngagedBen Affleck and Shauna SextonBox Office ReportAretha FranklinBest Chicken Tenders RankedHighest Paid Actresses BONUS SEGMENT In honor of our 5th Birthday, this week’s AUA (Ask-Us-Anything) is open to all. Go here to...

Duration:01:04:25

259: Achilles Biels

8/15/2018
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In this episode, we explore listeners’ and celebrities’ Achilles Biels, a piece of pop culture you love that you know deep down is no good for you. MENTIONS 5th Birthday Party The Wondering YearsAchilles HeelJustin TimberlakeJessica BielDrew BarrymoreShia LabeoufCliff Huxtable was Bill Cosby’s Sickest Joke BONUS SEGMENT Our Patreon supporters can get full access to this week’s News and Notes segment. Become a partner. Idris Elba as James BondBox Office UpdateNew Category Most Popular...

Duration:00:55:14

258: Movie Theater Etiquette

8/8/2018
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From our live show in Birmingham, we talk about the choices we want all movie goers to make at the theater with special guest Sophie Hudson, Boo Mama. MENTIONS The Popcast Live!Milk and Honey TeesSophie HudsonMelanie ShankleSectional HealingThe Wondering YearsShopThe Bible Binge Season 2 BONUS SEGMENT Our Patreon supporters can get full access to this week’s News and Notes segment. Become a partner. Box Office UpdateMovie PassLes MoonvesJames GunnChris HardwickLance Bass Tried to Buy...

Duration:00:40:56

257: Urban Dictionary 12

8/1/2018
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The twelfth installment of Urban Dictionary. What are the words and phrases you should start using? Let us help you better communicate with your loved ones. MENTIONS The Popcast Live!Milk and Honey TeesSophie HudsonMelanie ShankleShopUrban DictionaryThe Bible Binge Season 2BONUS SEGMENT Our Patreon supporters can get full access to a live show segment in the week’s AUA (Ask-Us-Anything). Become a partner. GREEN LIGHTS Knox: Movie - American AnimalsJamie: Book - The Last Time I Lied...

Duration:00:55:26

256: How Do We Feel?

7/25/2018
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In this episode, we tackle recent pop culture news items including Comic-Con trailers, the box office, and recent creepers and decide how you should feel about them. MENTIONS ShopThe Popcast Live!Milk and Honey TeesSophie HudsonMelanie ShanklePlaylistUpdateJames GunnAnthony AndersonThe Bible Binge Season 2 BONUS SEGMENT Our Patreon supporters can get full access to last week’s AUA (Ask-Us-Anything). Become a partner. GREEN LIGHTS Knox: Book - The Book of MJamie: Podcast - West...

Duration:00:56:38

255: Flavor Town

7/18/2018
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We are welcoming the newest residents to Flavor Town, a special place reserved for those spiciest of takes from our listeners. Plus, the latest in pop culture news. MENTIONS Sophie HudsonMelanie ShankleFall DatesChrissy TeigenLa CroixZoodlesPoot LovatoSleeping at Last Enneagram SongsGame of ThronesPrecious MomentsBible JournalingCeline DionEnneagram Typing SystemDirty DancingEmma StoneSaved by the BellChick-Fil-AThe Bible Binge Season 2 BONUS SEGMENT Our Patreon supporters can get full...

Duration:00:54:48

254: Miss Jenn-ited States of America

7/11/2018
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In this episode, we report live from The 2018 Miss Jenn-ited States of America Popcast Pageant. We take a look at the most competitive Jennifers this year, the ones who didn’t make the cut, the past winners, and the Anti-Jennifers. Plus, the latest in pop culture news. MENTIONS Episode 196:Sophie HudsonMelanie ShankleFall DatesJennifer GarnerJennifer LopezJennifer AnistonJennifer LeeJenny SlateJen HatmakerThe Bible Binge Season 2 BONUS SEGMENT Our Patreon supporters can get full access...

Duration:00:51:56

253: Patriotism in Pop Culture

7/4/2018
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It's the United States' birthday. Which movies make us the proudest to be an American? Which habits and behaviors make us less proud to be from the US? And finally, we build a new, even more patriotic Mount Rushmore. MENTIONS InstagramSophie HudsonMelanie ShankleFall Datescurrent US flagcause of deathMcDonald'sThe Bible Binge Season 2 BONUS SEGMENT Our Patreon supporters can get full access to this week’s News and Notes segment. Become a partner. UpdateScorpionAndy DickTerry CrewsThe...

Duration:00:42:53

252: What's The Word?

6/27/2018
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In this episode, we tackle the latest pop culture news and share our first impressions, predictions, and much more prompted initially by one simple word. MENTIONS ShopSophie HudsonMelanie ShankleFall DatesRolling StoneUpdateEverything is LoveNetflix Fires PR ChiefScandalsCreeper StatusDateThe Bible Binge Season 2 BONUS SEGMENT Our Patreon supporters can get full access to this week’s one hour Ask-Us-Anything segment with Erin "The Edge" Moon. Become a partner. GREEN LIGHTS Knox: Book -...

Duration:00:58:39

251: Bosses in Pop Culture

6/20/2018
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From our recent live show in Dallas, we talk about the boss archetypes in pop culture plus the non-boss characters who should be in charge. We also tackle listener bad opinions that must face a pop culture death panel featuring Melanie Shankle, Kathryn Freeman, and Chad Poe. MENTIONS ShopAwardMelanie ShankleKathryn FreemanChad PoeThe Bible Binge Season 2 BONUS SEGMENT Our Patreon supporters can get full access to this week’s News and Notes segment. Become a partner. Stan LeeWonder Woman...

Duration:01:12:27

250: The Nos of Fatherhood

6/13/2018
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We talk through the fatherhood confessionals of our listeners including the Pantheon of Dad NOs. MENTIONS The Bible Binge Season 2Weekly Newsletter BONUS SEGMENT Our Patreon supporters can get full access to this week’s News and Notes segment. Become a partner. Legally Blonde 3A Star is BornTop Gun: MaverickOnce Upon a Time In HollywoodCastKate SpadeAnthony BourdainMiss America Loses the Swimsuit CompetitionNick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra GREEN LIGHTS Knox: Books - What is The Bible?...

Duration:00:51:49

249: Pop Culture Conspiracy Theories

6/6/2018
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Conspiracy theories dominate the internet, but which ones ring truer than others? We discuss the ridiculous and the reasonable to determine what may actually be real. MENTIONS JK RowlingPink FloydBritney Spears Kurt CobainDenver AirportEmperor Otto IIISuri CruiseKatie Holmes Pregnant BellyThe TitanicAvril LavigneNicki Minaj and Jay-ZDemi Lovato and PootStanley Kubrick Elvis PresleyKhloe KardashianStevie WonderLady GagaNatalie WoodBeyonceThe Bible Binge BONUS SEGMENT Our Patreon...

Duration:01:01:04