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The Popcast with Knox and Jamie

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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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United States

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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

Language:

English


Episodes

221: Bad Opinion Judgment Day

11/22/2017
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In this episode, we bring some of our most questionable pop culture opinions to the judgment panel of our listeners who help us determine whether they can live or die. MENTIONS Apple Podcasts NEWS SEGMENT Our Patreon supporters can get full access to this week's bonus segment with four extra questionable opinions about Tom Hanks, Anna Kendrick, Colin Farrell, and Drew Barrymore. Become a partner. GREEN LIGHTS Knox: American MadeJamie: Sing Unburied Sing SHOW SPONSOR Hello Fresh: For...

Duration: 00:56:31


Bonus: Stranger Things 2 Recap Preview

11/20/2017
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In this special bonus episode preview, we take a break from generalized pop cultural conversations and guide our light toward’s Netflix’s 80’s inspired phenomenon, Stranger Things 2. We discuss our opinions of the first season, including what got better between the seasons and what got worse. We also deep dive the season 2 storyline, characters, award superlatives, and predict what is to come in season 3. To hear this entire episode, simply go to www.knoxandjamie.com/patreon and sign up to...

Duration: 00:18:24


Bonus: Thanksgiving Binge

11/18/2017
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Knox and Jamie chat with Megan and Rachael of The Daily Dish about their favorite episodes on each other's podcasts! Feast on these shows @ www.Wondery.com/Thanksgiving Daily Dish Binge: Dirty John Reality Life with Kate Casey You Must Remember This History Chicks My Dad Wrote A Porno The Popcast Binge: Dirty John Death, Sex and Money More Perfect My Brother, My Brother and Me The Daily Zeitgeist

Duration: 00:13:38


220: Listener Workplace Confessions

11/15/2017
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In this episode, we gather the listeners for another round of confessions. Hundreds shared their weirdest and strangest encounters in the workplace and we tackle our favorites. Plus, we guide families in how best to handle interactions with your babysitter. Finally, we cover the latest in pop culture news. MENTIONS Pop Culture Death Panel NEWS SEGMENT Our Patreon supporters can get full access to this week's news segment. Become a partner. Updated List of Hollywood Men Accused of...

Duration: 00:57:12


219: The Creeper Draft

11/8/2017
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In this episode, we join our Creative Director Erin "The Edge" Moon in drafting our own Hollywood Creeper teams. Which celebrity is most likely to be outed next for some type of creepiness? Using pop culture science, we make it through six rounds of picks. Then, we cover the latest in pop culture news. MENTIONS Pop Culture Death PanelReadGrowing List of Hollywood Heavyweights Accused of MisconductRead NEWS SEGMENT Our Patreon supporters can get full access to this week's news segment....

Duration: 00:58:59


218: Secrets From The Set

11/1/2017
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In this episode, we discuss the many secrets from film and TV sets that rarely make it to light. Then, we talk about the open secrets Hollywood knows and you know in your heart. Finally, we cover the latest in pop culture news. MENTIONS The NotebookThe AbyssStar Wars: The Force AwakensRocky VThe GodfatherThe WatcherStingThe Wizard of Oz NEWS SEGMENT Our Patreon supporters can get full access to this week's news segment. Become a partner. Kevin SpaceyDavid S. PumpkinsCharlie...

Duration: 00:49:51


Bonus: Introducing Inside The Exorcist

10/30/2017
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Here's a taste of the podcast Inside The Exorcist. If you like scary stuff, you might want to take a little ear peak on this. Subscribe to Inside The Exorcist wherever you listen to podcasts or click here: smarturl.it/itex

Duration: 00:11:46


217: Pranks in Pop Culture

10/25/2017
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In this episode, we celebrate the scary season by talking tricks. First, we pick some of the best celebrity and famous pranks gone awry. Then, we highlight listeners' best and worst prankster moments. MENTIONS Super Bowl XXXVIII Halftime ControversyU2 Album on iTunesTaylor Swift Concert at Horace Mann SchoolPitbull at Alaskan Wal-MartJustin Timberlake on Punk'dEllen Pompeo on Punk'dErwin, Tennessee and Mary, The ElephantZach Braff on Punk'd BONUS SEGMENT This week, our Patreon...

Duration: 00:53:21


216: Fall Movie Preview

10/18/2017
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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, plus pro-tips for visiting the theater. Next, we predict which movies will win, lose, and be named most underrated for each autumn month. MENTIONS Fall Movie Trailers Playlist NEWS SEGMENT Our Patreon supporters can get full access to this week's news segment. Become a partner. Harvey Weinstein ScandalSophie Turner and Joe Jonas are EngagedBox Office RecapMeghan...

Duration: 00:56:13


215: Apocalypses in Pop Culture and The Characters You Meet In Them

10/11/2017
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In this episode, we dissect the signs of the end times, the types of apocalypses you might encounter, and who you will meet in every apocalyptic disaster. Plus, we discuss a few personal apocalypses in the lives of some of our favorite celebrities. Recorded live at The Old Church in Portland, Oregon on August 26. MENTIONS www.knoxandjamie.com/patreon NEWS SEGMENT Our Patreon supporters can get full access to this week's bonus segment: The Popcast Live! Pop Culture Death Panel. Become...

Duration: 00:46:01


214: Pregnancy and Babies in Pop Culture

10/4/2017
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Knox and Jamie talk pregnancy and babies in pop culture.

Duration: 01:04:50


213: Clowns in Pop Culture

9/27/2017
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In this episode, we talk clowns in TV, movies, and books. Where do they come from and when did they get creepy? We discuss those who belong in the Pantheon and which celebrities are our favorite unexpected clowns. Plus, the latest in pop culture news. MENTIONS NEWS SEGMENT Our Patreon supporters can get full access to this week's news segment. Become a partner. Kylie Jenner PregnantNew Halloween TreatsPresident Trump and NFLBox Office RecapLuke Bryan Joins American Idol GREEN...

Duration: 01:01:37


212: The Nos of Social Media

9/20/2017
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In this episode, we share the things we'd like to see gone from all social media. Then, we tackle the specific platforms of Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Plus, our recap of the Emmys. MENTIONS The Rise of the Twitter ThreadJason ConcepcionLaura TurnerAva DuvernayLore WilbertDaquan GeseseThings Organized NeatlyAlexa SeidlReese WitherspoonThe Nashville Cookier NEWS SEGMENT Our Patreon supporters can get full access to this week's news segment. Become a partner. The EmmysJJ Abrams...

Duration: 00:58:12


211: Fall TV Preview

9/13/2017
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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? Plus, we discuss Arie Luyendyk, Jr. being chosen as the new Bachelor. MENTIONS www.knoxandjamie.com/patreonPlaylistNEWS Our Patreon supporters can get full access to this week's bonus segment: TV Shows that Disappointed Listeners. Become a partner. GREEN LIGHTS Knox:The Good PlaceJamie:Happy...

Duration: 01:01:33


210: Portland and Traveling in Pop Culture

9/6/2017
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In this episode, we feature two segments from our recent live show in Oregon. First up, we play Calm Down Trivia with the city of Portland. Next, we invite Tsh Oxenreider on stage to discuss the best and worst parts of traveling. Finally, our pop culture green and red lights for the week. MENTIONS Milk and Honey TeesPaul Bunyan StatuePortland's Rose GardenTsh OxenreiderAt Home in the WorldThe Simple Showpodcast HURRICANE HARVEY Join us in contributing to Houston Flood Relief:...

Duration: 00:55:35


Bonus: Game of Thrones Season Recap

9/3/2017
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Knox and Jamie recap season 7 of Game of Thrones...

Duration: 00:55:08


209: Pop Culture Current Events

8/30/2017
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In this episode, we catch up on all the latest pop culture news. We dissect both Taylor Swift's new single, as well as the not-so-secret-laden video. How did Katy Perry's revenge video of her own turn out? Was she an amazing host for the VMAs? Plus, a look back at our movie predictions for the summer. MENTIONS episodeepisodeTsh OxenreiderMilk and Honey TeesLook What You Made Me Do Swish, Swish2017 VMA PerformancesBox Office Recap HURRICANE HARVEY Friend of the Show, Melanie Shankle,...

Duration: 00:57:02


208: The Nos of Birthdays

8/23/2017
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In this episode, we celebrate our own birth month by reviewing the NOs of Birthdays. Which habits of this annual celebration are overrated? Plus, listeners share their own birthday horror stories. Also, the latest in pop culture news. MENTIONS The Popcast Live! Portland NEWS Our Patreon supporters can get full access to this week's News and Notes segment. Become a partner. Taylor Swift Mystery PostsJoss Whedon Takes an LBox Office ReviewMoviePassMatt LeBlanc Turned Down Modern...

Duration: 00:58:57


Pop Culture Eclipses

8/16/2017
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In this episode, we commemorate the upcoming astronomical phenomenon of the solar eclipse. However, instead of the moon and sun, we study those famous eclipses that happen in pop culture. Which supporting actors stole the show? Which celebrities had to sit in the shadow of their spouse? Plus, many more partial and total eclipses. Also, the latest in pop culture news. MENTIONS The Popcast Live! Portland Solar Eclipse 101 via NASAThe People vs. OJ SimpsonThe Walking DeadGirlsDawson's...

Duration: 01:00:38


206: Teachers In Pop Culture

8/9/2017
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In this episode, we celebrate back-to-school by discussing teachers. Why are they an important, although sometimes static fictional character? What types do you meet in TV, movies, and books? And, of course, who makes up the pantheon? Also, the latest in pop culture news. MENTIONS Leave a Review on Apple PodcastsThe Popcast Live! PortlandInstagramInstagramPopSocketNEWS Our Patreon supporters can get full access to this week's News and Notes segment. Become a partner. Chris Pratt and...

Duration: 01:07:11

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