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.

Comedian Bryan Cook joins Kevin and Taylor to talk about 2 Tone, high school marching band, and why The Mighty Mighty Bostones won't play his favorite song live.

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TTM's intrepid comic Kevin traveled to Omaha, NE for the inaugural Crom Comedy Festival and to ask, "What's your favorite joke?"

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Actress/Writer/Director/Producer/Janitor Erin Rollman joins Kevin and Taylor to talk about vaudville, satire, and growing up on the Marx Brothers.

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Comedian Chris Charpentier joins Kevin and Taylor to talk about the quotes, characters, and questionable ending of one of the greatest sitcoms of all time.

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Comedian Brett Hiker joins Kevin and Taylor to break down ABC's family friendly block, the darkness of Full House, and to do the "Urkel."

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Writer Ru Johnson joins Kevin and Taylor to bring da rukus about the Tao of the Wu, misogyny, and being creative director of an all lady Wu tribute group.

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It's the 1st anniversary of These Things Matter! Kevin and Taylor celebrate by talking about break ups, the male psyche, and the movie that inspired them - High Fidelity. All hail the Cusack!

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"Fame was like a drug. But what was even more like a drug were the drugs." Comedian Kevin White is addicted to The Simpsons... like a drug. (Segue!) His addiction may have led to his friendship with Kevin O'Brien, which may have led to the creation of These Things Matter! Huzzah! Whiteman joins Kevin and Taylor to do a second take on the Simpsons, a show that could garner infinite takes!

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Comedian Ben Roy joins Kevin and Taylor to talk about favorite Wire characters, quotes, and ends not justifying means.

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Low Times podcast co-creator and co-host Maggie Serota joins Kevin and Taylor to talk about interviewing Peter "Hooky" Hook, dark dance songs, and angrily rolling a joint. 

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