Extra Hot Great: This Week In TV

261: The Boys! The Boys! Whatcha Gonna Do When They Come For You?

July 31, 2019

John couldn't make it last week for our Veronica Mars discussion, but he fired a baby's laser-beam eyes at Amazon's latest original, The Boys, which we all quite liked. Does Jack Quaid look more like his famous parents, or like a Bill Heder/Pacey Witter hybrid? How will the show diverge even further from its graphic-novel parent in Season 2? And does Butcher swear more than Buntsy? We went Around The Dial with Sherman's Showcase and South Side, John's belated take on Veronica Mars S4, Animal Kingdom, and Pennyworth before descending into a boring, disturbing sex fog with Dave's presentation of TNG's "Sub Rosa" for the Nonac. Nickelodeon slime won the space race, Diddy became a Loser, and Dan Cassino merged shows old and new for a Before & After Game Time. Don't get sent to Sandusky for missing this all-new Extra Hot Great!


SHOW TOPICS

  • The Boys
  • Sherman's Showcase
  • South Side
  • Veronica Mars
  • Animal Kingdom
  • Pennyworth
  • The Nonac: Star Trek: The Next Generation S07.E14: Sub Rosa 
  • Winner and Loser of the Week
  • Game Time: Before & After


SHOW NOTES


DISCUSSION

Talk about this episode on its dedicated page on ExtraHotGreat.com


SUPPORT EHG ON PATREON

The EHG gang have been recording this podcast for almost a decade now. In podcasting terms, that makes us positively Methuselahian. Since the start of EHG, our listeners have asked if we had a tip jar or donation system and we'd look at each other and say surely that is a joke, people don't pay other people to do podcasts. We'd email them back "Ha ha ha, good one, Chet" and go about our business. Now we are told this is a real thing that real nice people do. Value for value? In today's topsy-turvy world? It's madness but that good kind of madness, like when you wake up a 3:15am and clean your house. Or something. In all seriousness, we are humbled by your continued prodding to get a Patreon page up for EHG and here it is! Extra Hot Great on Patreon

 

See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Podparadise.com neither hosts nor alters podcast files. All content © its respective owners.