Here it is! Episode 002 of The Donut Show — it’s what happens when three grown men eat donuts and talk pop culture. You’re gonna love it! Your three metro-masculine hosts — Jason Pyles, Keith Stein and Willis Wheeler — spend about 90 minutes this time around, engaging in all sorts of crazy talk, randomness and reviews. And introducing our very first special guest — documentary filmmaker and podcast maven JOSHUA LIGAIRI of “Cleanflix” fame and the cinephile on Movie Podcast Weekly. For Episode 002, we discuss a number of topics — including some speculation about The Emmys and The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame oversights. Give us a listen and subscribe!
SHOW NOTES for Episode 002:
1. Welcome | Intro
Congratulations to our Hostess swag winners: Jeff Hammer of Indiana and Carla Yates of West Virginia
2. Donut Mini Reviews
Keith: Krispy Kreme’s Pretzel Donuts
Willis: Chipotle Mexican Grill
Jason: Kneader’s Bakery & Cafe Cannoli
3. Trendy Talk and News
Willis: PlayStation 4 launch date announced by Sony
Keith: Lindsay Lohan admits to alcoholism, Serena Williams, Child actors, Prince George keeps his parents awake, A-Rod
Jason: A World Without Bees
Keith’s addenda: Can we slow or stop the aging process?, Madonna
4. The Men’s Department
— Men’s Health reports that some male athletes get pedicures at salons
– Defining the term “metrosexual”
5. Willis’s World
– WWE’s Summer Slam 2013
6. TV, Rock Gods and Whatever Happened to…
— Welcome Josh Ligairi!
— For modern songwriter greats, Jason recommends:
Ed Sheeran – “The A Team”
Brandon Heath – “I’m Not Who I Was
Glen Phillips – “Windmills”
The Dave Eaton Element – “Brief Relief”
Nate and Cole Find a Radio – “Hiding in the Basement”
— Speculation about The Emmys
— Rock and Roll Hall of Fame oversights
7. Box Office Recap and Jason’s 3 Movies in 3 Minutes
— Box Office Recap for Aug. 16 – Aug. 18, 2013
— Theater: Kick-Ass 2 (2013)
— New on DVD: Killing Season (2013)
— Lesser-Known Oddity: Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia (1974)
8. Are You Getting Fat?
— Follow-up on the push-up challenge
— Man Boobs
9. Word of the Day | Random Facts
10. Donut Time
— Invitation to listeners to comment on the three Walmart toys pictured above. Leave us your thoughts in the show notes below.
Thanks you for listening. Join us next Thursday for another episode!
Special thanks goes out to Josh Ligairi for joining us on this episode. We’d also like to thank The Dave Eaton Element and Dave Eaton himself for the use of his music for our theme song.
LINKS FOR THIS EPISODE:
Follow Joshua Ligairi on Twitter: @IcarusArts
Josh’s documentary: “Cleanflix”
Josh’s Movie Podcast: Movie Podcast Weekly
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