Introducing… The Ill-Informed Trivia Theme Song Game Show Contest!

Long-time listener, first-time guest Dylan joins Tim and Jay to talk through some of the stories from this week, including recent allegations against Louis CK and Disney’s plan to create a mega-studio monopoly. Then they play the first ever Ill Informed Trivia segment, where they just can’t come up with a name that sticks, and the stakes have never been higher.

What’s new with Games and 10 Critically Panned Movies to Watch

Back for the second episode in a row, Terence and Brendan join Tim and Jay to talk through the latest video game news, from the release of Cuphead to the latest with Valve. Then we go through Looper’s list of movies that critics hated but might actually be good, and give it the Ill Informed thumbs up (or down).

Separating Art from Artist, and Tim’s Top Ten Movies

This week is extra special, since we are joined by Brendan and Terence to bullshit about this week’s latest pop culture news. But our main focus this week is on separating an artist from their art, and whether or not that’s truly possible in today’s connected world, especially when looking and film or TV or music through a critical lens. After that, Tim takes us through his top ten movies of all time, and we debate if they make any sense.

Spider-Man Homecoming, Christopher Nolan and a New Perspective

Man did a lot happen this week as we’re joined once again by Pete to help us get through a whole bunch of news and stories. We talk Spider-Man Homecoming and what (possibly) makes it the best in the franchise so far. To help out, we bring in our summer intern, Fran, to give us a teenage perspective on what’s clearly an all-ages blockbuster. Then keep us with us to get a mostly accurate ranking of Christopher Nolan movies and a breakdown of the latest trailers from Comic-con.

The Ill-Informed Father’s Day Special with Big Tim

Tim brings on his dad, Tim, to reflect on the passing of Adam West, figure out what’s going on with comics these days, and dive deep, deep into the world of Planet of the Apes. From the original’s starring Charlton Heston to the epic War For Planet of the Apes out soon, we cover all the bases and spread some Father’s Day cheer.

The Problem with Mass Effect and Why Iron Fist is Boring

Tim and Jay once again bring on Terence to talk through the latest pop culture news, including the reasons why Iron Fist might not be a great show, the massive glitches in the latest Mass Effect and where the X-men franchise is going.