Episodes

Episode 25: Daredevil (Episodes 7-13)

“I want to call him ‘Kill-Face’ but his name is ‘Kingpin'” —Dan

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Summary:

Dan & Frank finish up their chat on Daredevil. The conversation ranges from specific episode details to birds-eye comments about the show as a whole. Have their opinions on the show changed? You’ll have to listen to the episode to find out.  Also, be sure to check out Episode 23, where Dan & Frank discuss the first half of Marvel’s Daredevil.

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Opinions

The Americans is the Best Show on Television

“It’s a show about characters and intimacy in it’s heart and about spies and death on it’s skin.”

First airing in 2013, and now well into it’s third season, The Americans is one of the finest shows on television that you’re going to miss completely.

It’s pensive in the historical context which it occupies, clever in it’s incorporation of familiar spy tropes, and unique in it’s unconventional direction and narrative decisions. It’s exciting, and haunting, and sexy, and traumatizing. So, then, if that’s the case, how could you possibly miss it? Continue reading

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Episodes

Episode 23: Daredevil (Episodes 1-6)


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Summary:

Frank and Dan discuss the first six episodes of Netflix’s Marvel’s Daredevil. Frank thinks the show is a failure but Dan has mixed feelings. The ensuing conversation is riveting and many sociopolitical issues are solved in their words. Way to go, us.

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