Archive for the 'Holidays' Category

Happy Hanukkah, why episode number 74 sucked, breakups can be a good thing, and the"Baby It's Cold Outside" backlash. Plus, Creed II and the most metal band breakup ever.

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A shitastic Christmas thanks to getting a nasty cold/flu though that didn't change plans much: watching a whole lot of TV! It's a plethora of great stand-up specials on Netflix, including a new one from the hilarious Todd Barry. A bunch o' movies, including Midnight Cowboy, The Pope of Greenwich Village, and a plea to see one of the best movies of 2017, Mr. Roosevelt. Plus, Twisted F****** Sister! The new movie Downsizing and the evolution of the traditional shopping mall.

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It's National Answer the Phone Like Buddy the Elf Day (really!) and this week we dig in for the holiday season with some favorite holiday rock/pop songs (as seen daily at Weapon of Self-Distraction) and Steve lights his mom's menorah for the first time in decades. Plus, a casting call for...NFL fans? And the very cool documentary Hired Gun is on Netflix (finally!) and discussed.

 

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An apology for quality & distraction control issues and a call for a co-host! Footloose in 2017: no dancing at The Goat in Portsmouth, NH. Plus Three Billboards in Ebbing, MO and for f**k's sake, enough with dumb men doing dumb things to women!

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The Battle vs. The Holiday Blues Begins! Post-Steve's favorite holiday, the fight has begun, fought by staying present, holiday music (including the new Cheap Trick album ,of holiday tunes, Christmas Christmas), playing air guitar and more. Plus, Lucky gets adopted! And the movie Ladybird sets a record!

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R.I.P. Malcolm Young, founding member of AC/DC. Thanksgiving and the start of the annual battle vs. the holiday blues and six months alone and doing fine. Plus, a new book about AC/DC, the new Netflix series, The Punisher, the new movie Ladybird, and as god is my witness I thought turkeys could fly.

 

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It's Thanksgiving, WSD's favorite holiday! Family & traditions & the big road trip! Turkeys, apple pies and...chopped liver! And the best Thanksgiving episode in TV history? The "Turkey Drop" episode on WKRP in Cincinnati, of course!

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