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The Ringer

Channel 33, part of The Ringer Podcast Network, is a collection of shows covering pop culture, sports, and tech.

Channel 33, part of The Ringer Podcast Network, is a collection of shows covering pop culture, sports, and tech.
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United States

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The Ringer

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Channel 33, part of The Ringer Podcast Network, is a collection of shows covering pop culture, sports, and tech.

Twitter:

@BillSimmons

Language:

English


Episodes

The Big Picture' - ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Is Just the Beginning for Rian Johnson (Ep. 401)

12/18/2017
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Ringer editor-in-chief Sean Fennessey chats with writer-director Rian Johnson about making ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi,’ putting his own spin on the franchise, and his upcoming spinoff trilogy.

Duration: 00:15:54


'This Week in Ringer Culture' (Dec. 11-15, 2017) (Ep. 400)

12/16/2017
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'This Week in Ringer Culture’ features ‘The Watch’ on the top TV shows of 2017 (00:30), ‘Jam Session’ on a crazy George Clooney gift-giving story (05:30), ‘House of Carbs’ on Pizza Hut’s alcohol delivery (10:15), ‘Against All Odds With Cousin Sal’ with ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm's’ Bob Einstein on his favorite entertainers (13:30), ‘The Rewatchables’ on the 2007 thriller ‘Zodiac’ (18:30), and ‘Binge Mode’ celebrating the droids of 'Star Wars' (23:15).

Duration: 00:26:04


'This Week in Ringer Sports' (Dec. 11-15, 2017) (Ep. 399)

12/16/2017
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'This Week in Ringer Sports’ features ‘The Ringer NFL Show’ on the impact of the Carson Wentz injury (00:30), 'The Bill Simmons Podcast' with Kevin Clark and Bill's dad on the Patriots-Steelers matchup (5:00), ‘One Shining Podcast With Titus and Tate’ on Duke losing to Boston College (08:45), ‘The Ringer NBA Show’ on the Rockets as a potential landing spot for LeBron this offseason (14:30), ‘The J.J. Redick Podcast’ with Karl-Anthony Towns on the current crop of NBA big men (19:15), ‘Ringer...

Duration: 00:33:58


'The Press Box': 'The Last Jedi,' Francesa's Farewell, and the Twitter Quitter (Ep. 398)

12/15/2017
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The Ringer's Bryan Curtis and David Shoemaker examine how the media covers 'Star Wars' (02:00), Mike Francesa and the last segment of sports radio (22:30), and Wright Thompson's departure from Twitter (34:00).

Duration: 00:48:44


'The Big Picture' - Was 2007 the Best Year for Film? (Ep. 397)

12/15/2017
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The Ringer’s Sean Fennessey, Chris Ryan, and Andy Greenwald go back to 2007 to discuss the most fascinating year for movies in recent memory.

Duration: 00:41:32


‘Jam Session’: Armie Hammer, J-Rod Watch, and George Clooney's Bag of Money (Ep. 396)

12/13/2017
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The Ringer’s Juliet Litman and Amanda Dobbins discuss Armie Hammer's performance in "Call Me by Your Name," his career thus far, and what's next for him (0:15). Then they talk about George Clooney and some of his recent (and not-so-recent) media morsels (14:10), wish Taylor Swift a happy birthday (21:45), and speculate on a possible J-Rod holiday engagement (26:20).

Duration: 00:29:10


This Week in Ringer Sports (Dec. 4-8, 2017) (Ep. 394)

12/9/2017
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'This Week in Ringer Sports’ features ‘One Shining Podcast with Titus and Tate’ on the postgame tensions between Xavier and the University of Cincinnati (00:30), ‘GM Street’ on which NFL coaches might get fired (08:00), ‘Against All Odds With Cousin Sal’ on a fun fake gambling prop (12:45), ‘Sources Say’ with LaVar Ball on his family’s pursuits in acting (19:30), and ‘Ringer University’ on the College Football Playoff (23:45).

Duration: 00:28:27


This Week in Ringer Culture (Dec. 4-8, 2017) (Ep. 395)

12/9/2017
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'This Week in Ringer Culture’ features ‘Larry Wilmore: Black on the Air’ with Dan Rather on a pressing question he’d ask President Trump in an interview (0:30), ‘The Bill Simmons Podcast’ with Bryan Cranston on what it was like to get famous later in life (03:30), ‘The Big Picture’ with director Sean Baker on the making of ‘The Florida Project’ (06:45), ‘The J.J. Redick Podcast’ with James Corden on his preshow routines (10:00), ‘House of Carbs’ on a crazy food-life hack (15:30), and ‘The...

Duration: 00:25:38


'The Press Box’: @$$holes Like Us (Ep. 393)

12/8/2017
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The Ringer's Bryan Curtis and David Shoemaker take a look at Sam Seder's (brief) ejection from MSNBC (02:00), Mike Mitchell's compelling rant on Matt Hasselbeck (19:30), and Facebook lifting its ban on pre-roll video ads (34:00).

Duration: 00:47:09


'The Big Picture' — Sean Baker’s Wondrous ‘The Florida Project’ (Ep. 392)

12/8/2017
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Ringer editor-in-chief Sean Fennessey chats with Sean Baker, who was recently awarded Best Director by the New York Film Critics Circle for his latest film, ‘The Florida Project.’ They discuss how Baker tells authentic stories about underrepresented communities, his use of inexperienced actors, and why he prefers making smaller-budget films.

Duration: 00:33:42


This Week in Ringer Sports (Nov. 27–Dec. 1, 2017) (Ep. 391)

12/2/2017
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On 'This Week in Ringer Sports,' Joel Embiid joins J.J. Redick on his debut podcast (00:30), 'The Ringer NBA Show' discusses the Blake Griffin injury (04:45), 'GM Street' reacts to the Eli Manning benching (07:45), 'The Press Box' breaks down Greg Schiano's short-lived career at Tennessee (12:15), 'Ringer U' weighs out the importance of dynasties in college football (16:45), 'The Masked Man Show' thinks WWE should refocus Roman Reigns's story line (20:30), and Steve Kerr shares some...

Duration: 00:31:34


This Week in Ringer Culture (Nov. 27–Dec. 1, 2017) (Ep. 390)

12/2/2017
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'This Week in Ringer Culture' features 'Jam Session' on Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's BBC interview (00:52), 'The Watch' on Marvel Studios' new trailer for 'Avengers: Infinity War' (06:30), 'The Rewatchables' on the best scenes from 'Friday' (12:00), 'The Big Picture' with Errol Morris on interviewing Trump (17:15), 'Black on the Air' with Judd Apatow on using improvisation in his films (19:30), and 'Binge Mode' on Pixar's new movie, 'Coco' (26:15).

Duration: 00:33:05


The Big Picture - Errol Morris's Catnip for Conspiracy Theorists (Ep. 389)

12/1/2017
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Ringer editor-in-chief Sean Fennessey sits down with documentarian Errol Morris to discuss his new Netflix miniseries ‘Wormwood,’ a story of mind control, LSD, the CIA in the 1950s, and murder. They also discuss Morris’s classic works like ‘The Thin Blue Line,’ as well as the day he spent with Donald Trump to discuss the president’s favorite film, 'Citizen Kane.'

Duration: 00:29:12


Stop The Presses! (Ep. 388)

11/30/2017
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The Ringer's Bryan Curtis and David Shoemaker break down the firing of Matt Lauer (02:30), as well as Garrison Keillor (12:15). Then they recognize the "Overworked Twitter Joke of the Week" (20:30) before getting into the University of Tennessee's handling of the Greg Schiano situation (24:45), the ESPN layoffs (34:15), the failed attempt to bust the Washington Post by James O'Keefe and Project Veritas (39:00), and the purchase of Time Inc. by the Meredith Corporation (45:30).

Duration: 00:52:39


‘Jam Session’ — Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s Engagement (Ep. 387)

11/29/2017
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The Ringer’s Juliet Litman and Amanda Dobbins celebrate Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s engagement by detailing the public announcement (2:00), analyzing the royal couple’s first interview on BBC (10:15), and considering the implications for the relationship’s next steps (27:45).

Duration: 00:38:04


'The Big Picture' — Joe Wright Bounces Back From His Darkest Hour (Ep. 386)

11/22/2017
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Ringer editor-in-chief Sean Fennessey sits down with director Joe Wright to discuss how he picked himself up after the failure of his 2015 film, ‘Pan,’ to deliver ‘Darkest Hour,’ a Winston Churchill biopic that stars a mesmerizing Gary Oldman. Plus: Wright discusses the changing state of the movie business and why he took the reins on an episode of ‘Black Mirror.’

Duration: 00:28:06


This Week in Ringer Culture (Nov. 13-17, 2017) (Ep. 385)

11/18/2017
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Featuring 'The Watch' on The Ringer's list of the 50 best superhero movies of all time, 'The Rewatchables' on favorite scenes from 'The Dark Knight,' 'The Bill Simmons Podcast' with Ta-Nehisi Coates arguing about the best season of 'The Wire,' 'House of Carbs' on the ranch vs. blue cheese debate, 'The Big Picture' with Greta Gerwig on the making of 'Lady Bird,' 'Jam Session' on an interesting tweet from Chris Evans, 'The Press Box' on the new Tina Brown book 'Vanity Fair Diaries,' and 'The...

Duration: 00:37:07


This Week in Ringer Sports (Nov. 13-17, 2017) (Ep. 384)

11/18/2017
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Featuring 'Heat Check' on a potential new NBA award, 'The Ringer NFL show' on surprising NFC teams, 'Against All Odds With Cousin Sal' on NFL gambling myths, 'Ringer FC' on World Cup qualification ideas, 'Ringer University' on Tennessee's and Florida's coaching vacancies, and 'One Shining Podcast With Titus and Tate' on college basketball coaches.

Duration: 00:27:15


'The Big Picture' — The Past, Present, and Future of Superhero Movies (Ep. 383)

11/17/2017
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Ringer editor-in-chief Sean Fennessey is joined by fellow Ringer staffers and comic book enthusiasts Jason Concepcion and David Shoemaker to discuss the evolution, the current state, and the future of the movie universes of DC and Marvel.

Duration: 01:01:42


'The Press Box’ — Lies, Damned Lies, and Locker Room Quotes (Ep. 382)

11/16/2017
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The Ringer's Bryan Curtis and David Shoemaker discuss the allegations against Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore and the age of new-media denial (03:00), the most groan-inducing headline puns (19:45), Tina Brown and the twilight of the magazine editor (22:30), and postgame locker room quotes (37:00).

Duration: 00:49:08

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