The Ringer’s David Shoemaker, Alyssa Bereznak, and Danny Heifetz discuss the parallel strands between this week’s episode and previous moments in Westworld (06:15) and then ask burning questions they have after visiting Shogun World (23:15). Then they hand out this week’s awards (50:05).
‘Westworld,’ S2E5: “Akane No Mai”
Breaking down everything from a long-awaited trip to Shogun World
Can the Ravens rebound against the Chiefs? And can House hit a five-leg teaser?
The guys also discuss their legacies and the UFC’s inability to properly honor its stars after they’re done fighting
Plus, the Overworked Twitter Joke of the Week and David Shoemaker Guesses the Strained-Pun Headline
Plus, the guys talk about the final spot of the NL wild card
The ‘Tea Time’ crew catches up on all the things they missed from the VMAs and the Met Gala
Charles and Wos discuss whether ‘Take Care’ is a classic, the ghost-writing rumors surrounding ‘If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late’, and more