Pop Culture, Autobiographically. Join hosts Kevin O'Brien and Taylor Gonda as they discuss things that matter, e.g. music, movies, books, and TV. We talk to guests and each other about pop culture and its never ending impact on our lives.

Journalist John Wenzel joins Kevin and Taylor to talk about kitsch surrealism, dancing your way out of a tight spot, and how Pee-wee held a whole town hostage. 

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Comedian Aaron Urist joins Kevin and Taylor to talk about the game that made him fall off the wagon, his psycholigical profile, and what happens when you tell your friends, "I'm really into stabbing people lately."

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From the A.V. Club, writer Cory Casciato joins Kevin and Taylor to talk about (in)arguably the best T.V. show of all-time, binge watching, and whatever happened to Huell?

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Unable to bring a hot new show this week, Kevin and Taylor bring you their apperance on Jason Sims Puts You in Your Place. Taylor sat in as guest host and Kevin talked about himself even more so than usual including his catholic roots, being raised by a mom in law enforcement, and his first five years in stand up. Jason's podcast is available on iTunes and SliceGlobal.com.

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Writer/Producer/Bon Vivant Ru Johnson returns to the show to talk about the ecclectic style of Erykah Badu, female empowerment, and watching CSPAN while smoking weed.

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Kevin and Taylor had some ill guests so they got back to basic to catch up on what went down this summer and why it's better to be a dick than a swallower.

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Comedian Adam Cayton-Holland makes his long awaited return to the show to talk about western troupes, blow job monologues, and Taylor finally doesn't like the topic for the show.

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Comedienne/Kevin lover Mara Wiles returns to the show to talk about Steve Carell's heart, favorite Creed moments, and why Jim and Pam may be the best couple in T.V. history

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Comedians Sean Patton, Beth Stelling, and Matt Braunger join Kevin and Taylor live from the inaugral High Plains Comedy Festival to geek out over their favorite TV comedy writing staffs.

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Filmmaker Evan Nix returns to the show to talk about childhood, paranormal intercourse, and the sarcasm of Dr. Peter Venkman.

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