Chris and Andy discuss the recent executive shake-up at HBO Max, HBO’s confusing transition of their streaming platform, the HBO Max original film American Pickle, the end of a well-executed season of HBO’s Perry Mason, and more (0:06). Next, Chris is joined by The Ringer’s Micah Peters and Justin Charity to discuss the relaunch of their podcast Sound Only, the evolution of art criticism, their entertainment consumption during the pandemic, and more (43:48). Finally, Chris and Andy embark on Part 1 of their Lonesome Dove discussion, in which they dive into the iconic novel as well as Episode 1 of the limited TV series (1:08:45).
What Just Happened at HBO Max, Justin Charity and Micah Peters on ‘Sound Only,’ and Part 1 of ‘Lonesome Dove’
Plus, ‘American Pickle’ and the end of ‘Perry Mason’
Plus, the guys share their thoughts on the Kyrie Irving trade
Juliet and Callie also talk about Zach’s fun side, Christina’s dramatic departure, and the one-on-one dates
Tackle football returns, Zach and Aly turn skydiving into an obvious metaphor for love, and a raging case of main character syndrome disrupts a pool party
The guys also discuss the fallout between Sami Zayn and Roman Reigns