The Weird World This Week features firemen saving piglets, then eating them, a rapper staring at the eclipse, and one very lucky woman. MJ takes on traffic with her Phat Bitch, and we rank our Big 5 American rock bands. Nerd stuff features early #It reviews, the return of Jay & Silent Bob, and more head scratching movie moves by DC comics. Our thoughts are with the people of Houston as we play "Texas songs" with music by Garth Brooks, Reverend Horton Heat, and Tex Ritter.
We look directly at the sun while reliving the 2017 eclipse. Detail 14 male grooming habits that woman absolutely hate. Sticky Defends Iron Fist in Nerd Stuff and compares the #Defenders to The #Beatles. Plus, if you hate the sound of people chewing, you might be a psychopath. All that and more. Sun & Moon is our musical theme with songs by 9lb Hammer, The Animals, and Creedence Clearwater Revival.
Sticky's sister, Trixie, fills in for MJ and we get ready for back to school. David Letterman returns to TV, so we rank our Big 5 best late night talk show hosts, and our #HerooftheWeek is a hunter-killing Elephant. Nerd Stuff features celebrities throwing shade at one another and news on the "unwatchable" Justice League movie. All that and much, much more. "Back to School" is our musical theme with songs by Spinal Tap, Screeching Weasel, and Chuck Berry.
Shawn recaps his "good day" when he hung out with Ice Cube. The Karate Kid is returning as a series, so we rank our Big 5 best 80s movies. Shawn and his Phat bitch take on Sunday drivers and Music-loving Bees are our #HerooftheWeek. Plus, Sticky's imaginary friend drops by for Nerd Stuff as MJ slowly comes over to the nerd side. All that and much more. We pay tribute to 80s movie themes with songs by Talking Heads, Dolly Parton, and The Bus Boys.
In an update from last week's show, Mr. Wizard calls in to defend himself. Also, A husband writes down all the reason his wife cries, and Shawn's folks hit the big 5-0. Rock stars melt down on stage, and Sticky & his Phat Bitch melts down about Guns n Roses’ ticket prices. The dating app Hater ranks the most hated things by state, and Superman's sweet 'stache in Nerd Stuff. "Marriage" is our musical theme with songs by Hank III, The Afghan Whigs, and Van Halen.