Ep. 15 - How I Learned to Stop Worrying & Love the Disney Remake (GUEST: Katey Rich from VF)

Joanna Robinson is joined by Katey Rich from Vanityfair.com to discuss why Disney Remakes aren't so bad after all. Read Katey's article about the subject here:

http://www.vanityfair.com/hollywood/2017/03/beauty-and-the-beast-remake-acceptance

Shownotes: 
(0:20) Intro and Katey Rich joins us
(44:03) Pop culture recommendations

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Ending music - "Enthusiast" by Tours from the album "Enthusiast"

Ep. 7 - The Most Anticipated TV of 2017 (GUEST: Alan Sepinwall from Uproxx)

Joanna and David discuss the TCAs and their most anticipated new TV series of 2017. TV critic Alan Sepinwall joins us from Uproxx.

Find Alan's work, including his coverage of the TCAs, here:
http://uproxx.com/sepinwall/

Shownotes: 
(0:15) Intro
(14:43) Alan Sepinwall joins us to discuss TCAs
(28:34) Our most anticipated TV shows of 2017

Shows discussed:
- Viceland's Desus & Mero
- When We Rise
- Claws
- Brockmire
- Big Little Lies
- Legion
- Riverdale
- Downward Dog
- Feud
- The Deuce
- American Gods

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Ending music - "Enthusiast" by Tours from the album "Enthusiast"

Ep. 5 - The Most Anticipated Films of 2017

Joanna and David count down their top 10 most anticipated films of 2017.

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Joanna's list:
- John Wick: Chapter 2 (February 10)
- Guardians of the Galaxy 2 (May 5)
- Baby Driver (August 11)
- Kingsman 2 (October 6)
- Logan Lucky (October 13)
- Star Wars: Episode VIII
- Annihilation
- Lady Bird
- Kathryn Bigelow's Detroit Project
- Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

David's list:
- John Wick Chapter (February 10)
- Guardians 2 (May 5)
- A Cure for Wellness (February 17)
- Logan (March 3)
- T2: Trainspotting 2 (March 3)
- Spider-Man Homecoming (July 7)
- War of the Planet of the Apes (July 14)
- Dunkirk (July 21)
- Blade Runner 2049 (October 6)
- Star Wars: Episode VIII (December 15)

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Ending music - "Enthusiast" by Tours from the album "Enthusiast"

Ep. 4 - The Rise of the Grief Police (GUEST: Megan Garber from The Atlantic)

David and Joanna discuss the how people grieve online, and the rise of grief policing. Megan Garber joins us from The Atlantic. Read Megan's piece on the phenomenon of grief policing here.

Read more of Megan's work here: https://www.theatlantic.com/author/megan-garber/

Show notes:
(:30) Intro
(17:00) Megan Garber joins us
(41:00) Weekly Pop Culture recommendations

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Ending music - "Enthusiast" by Tours from the album "Enthusiast"

Ep. 3 - The Bittersweet Movie Endings of 2016 (GUEST: Amy Nicholson from MTV News)

David and Joanna discuss the bittersweet movie endings of 2016. Amy Nicholson, chief film critic at MTV News, stops by to share her thoughts on La La Land. 

Check out Amy's review of La La Land here. 

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Ending music - "Enthusiast" by Tours from the album "Enthusiast"

Ep. 2 - 4th of July Sparkler vs. Nuclear Missile (GUEST: Mo Ryan from Variety)

Joanna and David are joined by Maureen Ryan from Variety to discuss the use of sexual assault in television and film.

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Read Mo's piece about "The Progress and Pitfalls of Television’s Treatment of Rape":
http://variety.com/2016/tv/features/rape-tv-television-sweet-vicious-jessica-jones-game-of-thrones-1201934910/

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Ending music - "Enthusiast" by Tours from the album "Enthusiast"

Ep. 1 - A Theory of Online Theories (GUEST: James Poniewozik from The New York Times)

In the very first episode of Gen Pop, Joanna and David are joined by James Poniewozik from the NYTimes to discuss online theorizing and whether it's hurting television.

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Read James' piece about Westworld. Also, other pieces about theorizing:

http://io9.gizmodo.com/if-youre-focused-on-solving-westworlds-mysteries-youre-1789616674
https://theringer.com/the-internet-is-spoiling-tv-f8ccfeda74a4#.tod20xm4y
http://www.vox.com/culture/2016/12/2/13813118/westworld-fan-theories-mr-robot

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Ending music - "Enthusiast" by Tours from the album "Enthusiast"