Worst Episode Ever #101: It's Grime Time

Worst Episode Ever #101: It's Grime Time

S08E23 - Homer's Enemy

After one hundred test shows, Dan and Jack watch Season 8's Homer Enemy aka The Frank Grimes episode and discuss in an extra long discussion whether it can be considered The Simpsons' first jump-the-shark moment. They also break down the nature of who Frank Grimes is and what he stands for both in and out of the Simpsons canon. Did The Simpsons become meta because of its age or because of the comedy trends of the late 90s? Has Homer had any other enemies? How do you get an A+ in WEE 101? All that plus four shadows, comagedies, our post-grammar podcast, Rooney-Lou Corner, and a little column G.

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90s Percentile #60: Columbine, Cartoon Network/Nickelodeon, Creepy Crawlers (with Rebekah Fieschi)"

90s Percentile #60: Columbine, Cartoon Network/Nickelodeon, Creepy Crawlers (with Rebekah Fieschi)"

Filmmaker Rebekah Fieschi (Horrormance Productions) joins Jack and Dan to discuss her film, Sylphvania Grove, (support it at Seed&Spark!) and her award-winning film Mauvaises TêtesThen it's YOUR 90s topics as we wax nostalgic about old cartoons, old toys, and horrible tragedies, while Rebekah tells us what things were like growing up in France.

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Worst Episode Ever #100: WEE Babies

Worst Episode Ever #100: WEE Babies

S23E12 - Moe Goes From Rags to Riches

Recorded LIVE on Periscope, Jack & Dan celebrate their 100th episode ever by going inside the hype and watching their most requested episode ever, Season 23's Moe Goes From Rags to Riches, a tale narrated by a talking rag that spans time, reveals Moe's yeti parentage, and might as well be static for twenty one minutes. Is there a Unified Theory of Post-Classic Simpsons? Did they have to make the Flanders pun? Who was the best Lex Luthor? How much will it take in donations on our new Patreon page for Dan and Jack to wrestle naked? All that plus super camel cancer, semen hands, circle-ogles, and Dan's new problematic character.

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90s Percentile #58: Arsenio Hall, Salute Your Shorts (with Brendan O'Brien)

90s Percentile #58: Arsenio Hall, Salute Your Shorts (with Brendan O'Brien)

Producer, writer, and audio engineer Brendan O'Brien joins Jack and Dan hot off of his short film's SXSW premiere and award win ('Fry Day' on Facebook) to bring out the Italian and Irish in us, discuss Sliders even when it's not our topic, and to brave through the random topic generator to hear YOUR 90s topics!

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Worst Episode Ever #99: Erection Inflection (S41E17 - One Fish, Apu Fish, Ned Fish, Disco Stu Fish)

Worst Episode Ever #99: Erection Inflection (S41E17 - One Fish, Apu Fish, Ned Fish, Disco Stu Fish)

S41E17 - One Fish, Apu Fish, Ned Fish, Disco Stu Fish

Odd ducks Jack & Dan record from the muck and watch Season 41's "One Fish, Apu Fish, Ned Fish, Disco Stu Fish," a strange and jarring episode written by fancy, out-of-touch Harvard graduates that feels completely improvised and wastes Anthony Edwards. They also discuss the driving dynamic of Homer & Marge and dissect season 3's perfect Spinal Tap sequence. Where does Freet's voice come from? What is Jack open-minded to? What options do men have in the bathroom? All that plus Mr. Fish Hands, Disco Phoenix, backdoor pilots and good B & M's.

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