Reds announcer Thom Brennaman was caught using an anti-LGBTQ slur at the beginning of the Reds broadcast yesterday. We discuss the implications for his job, his apology, and the culture that exists in baseball that allows these things to happen so consistently (2:43). Then, we summarize a week in hotly debated Fernando Tatis Jr. discourse—including taking a special sports-radio call—before closing with The Good, the Bad, and the Uggla (25:14).
Thom Brennaman, Tatis Discourse, and a Mini Mailbag
Plus, The Good, the Bad, and the Uggla
Sean and Adam discuss ‘Dogs’, what it means now, and how some of the other Sundance ’92 films were remembered—or not
Plus, an interviewer’s cringey question to Ari Lennox has the internet abuzz
Charles and Grace question the phenomenon of weird movie trailer music and Paul Thompson joins the show to discuss the history and transformation of Earl Sweatshirt
Author Morgan Housel joins to talk Peloton, Bitcoin, and finance myths
The home planet of Luke and Anakin Skywalker has often been depicted as a wasteland of sand and villainy. Finally, one series is showing that there’s much more to it.