Getting the Brain Out Episode 9: “A Head in the Polls” and “Xmas Story”

After a brief, actual responsibility-fueled hiatus, Erik and Derek return to the world of Futurama with their second episode looking at the second season. This time, they get to spout plenty of political opinions, make blanket statements about the NRA, and offer their insight into the candidacies of Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders! Also, there’s a Christmas Episode to discuss! … More Getting the Brain Out Episode 9: “A Head in the Polls” and “Xmas Story”

Getting the Brain Out Episode 8: “I Second That Emotion” and “Brannigan, Begin Again”

Erik and Derek return to the world of Futurama with their first episode of Getting the Brain Out discussing the second season of the show! Listen as the scientists talk about eating spiders, alien rectal probes, chain restaurant birthday songs, and Ayn Rand fanatics. Oh, and Futurama at some point, too. … More Getting the Brain Out Episode 8: “I Second That Emotion” and “Brannigan, Begin Again”

Hapless Research 10 – Oath Leaks and Wild Speculation

There’s more Oath of the Gatewatch leaks so it’s time to talk about hypocyloids Eldrazmo Waste(?) mana. Ayli, Eternal Pilgrim; Mina and Denn Wildborn; and Mystic Gate (maybe) round out the extra leaks since our last episode. Erik and DMoney also take some time away from analysis to talk about BFZ block design and make … More Hapless Research 10 – Oath Leaks and Wild Speculation

Getting the Brain Out Episode 7 : “Fry and the Slurm Factory” and Season 1 Retrospective

This is the final episode focusing on the first production season of Futurama. We discuss the episode “Fry and the Slurm Factory” and then talk about our feelings on the first season as a whole. There will be references, jokes, and a lengthy discussion about standup comedians making sitcoms and how and why things are funny. … More Getting the Brain Out Episode 7 : “Fry and the Slurm Factory” and Season 1 Retrospective

Getting the Brain Out Episode 6 : “Mars University” and “When Aliens Attack”

The sixth episode of Getting the Brain Out, wherein we discuss College jokes, terrible B-plots, Ally McBeal, the politics of television, and end up offering our predictions on the Star Wars Rotten Tomatoes score for some reason. Enjoy! … More Getting the Brain Out Episode 6 : “Mars University” and “When Aliens Attack”

Hapless Research 8: Hitler, Travis Woo, and You!

What the hell did Travis Woo say? This week Erik and DMoney have some drama to discuss. And the plus is there’s actually some reasonably insightful things to be found about the whole dramastorm! Aside from Travis Woo failing to obey his hand’s demand that he not talk about Hitler on stream, there’s also plenty … More Hapless Research 8: Hitler, Travis Woo, and You!

Hapless Research 7: A History of Legacy Part 2

Erik and DMoney’s history of Legacy concludes in this week’s episode of Hapless Research! This time we’re starting in the aftermath of GP Flash Hulk and going step by step through the evolution of Legacy. We’ll discuss what impact various card printings, bannings, and unbannings have had on the format all the way up to … More Hapless Research 7: A History of Legacy Part 2