Are you sick and tired of having your own thoughts and viewpoints? Let our podcast decide for you!
Your New Opinion is a highly inaccurate, factually twisted, and comically bent podcast. Join our hosts Nick, Ryan, and Mike as they take turns trying to persuade each other to opposing sides of hot-button issues.
Topics range from discussions on pop culture, conspiracy theories, and even the deeply personal. Listen as our debaters try every trick to win in this funny, entertaining, and irreverent show!
Your New Opinion - Ep. 235: Best Boy Band
The boys get vocal in their newest episode, as they're not in harmony with one another. It's time to decide the Best Boy Band!
Ryan hopes to have one sweet day of winning as he discusses Boyz II Men. Nick gets in your face with an argument about b4-4. Only Judge Ben can decide which group is actually the best boy band.
Discussion points include: the number 3, vocal harmonies, man cheetahs, Mary J Blige, sexual innuendos, mailmen, viewfinders, Nickelback, Mia Hamm, and Walmart parking lots.
Your New Opinion - Ep. 234: Love Island
Tonight...the boys get real, they get trashy, they get dramatic. Mainly because they're here to discuss a trashy drama reality TV show—Love Island.
Ben is our judge today, and he's picked the topic, pitting two versions of this dating show for each of the boys to debate. Nick is arguing for the original Love Island UK. Meanwhile, Ryan's going down under bringing up points for Love Island Australia.
Discussion points include: 90 Day Fiancé, Grant Crapp, trashy drama, forcibly waxing someone's butt, quantity, raw eggs, Sophie Monk, Sons of Anarchy, subtitles, farting, and robot strip teases.
Your New Opinion - Ep. 233: Anime vs Western Animation
It's time for the boys to debate one of their favorite topics—cartoons. It's Anime vs Western Animation!
Nick draws out his points for western animation. Meanwhile, Ben tries to paint a good picture for anime. It'll be up to Judge Ryan to pick a winner at the end.
Discussion points include: Pixar, FLCL, scotch, production schedules, juvenile domains, Shrek, Barenaked Ladies, otaku, lo-fi hip hop, lollicon, and westerns.
Your New Opinion - Ep. 232: Hot Topic
It's time for the boys to discuss some counterculture today, and in this, the hottest of topics, they try to figure out if Hot Topic is good or bad.
Ben fashions some points explaining why the retailer is good. Meanwhile, Ryan tries a strategy of reading some 1-star Yelp reviews about the company. It'll be up to Nick to decide if Hot Topic is ultimately good or bad.
Discussion points include: graphic designers, Pikachu cardigans, Led Zeppelin, profit sharing, Pickle Rick, Torrid, interlopers, music education, and the elder ones.
Your New Opinion - Ep. 231: Genies
It's the episode you were wishing for! The boys bring some magic as the debate genies!
Ryan opens up a whole new world arguing for Genie from Aladdin. Meanwhile, Nick tries to catch lightning in a bottle debating I Dream of Jeannie's Jeannie. It'll be up to Ben, our judge, to decide who wins this matchup!
Discussion points include: Peter Lorre, Larry Hagman, Robin WIlliams, harassing nuns, freedom, dropping acid, corporeal forms, salt, mentorship, and vomitting on set.
Your New Opinion - Ep. 230: Westerns
The boys are part of a wild bunch in this episode, as they discuss the good, the bad, and the ugly of a movie genre with some true grit. It's all about Traditional vs Revisionist Westerns!
Ben dons his white bowboy hat arguing for the traditionalist side of things. Nick argues come hell or high water for the revisionist version of westerns. Which side will Ryan judge for?
Discussion points include: black hats, Clint Eastwood, gender roles, character studies, popcorn movies, Sam Peckinpah, American film history, the Sand Creek Massacre, communists, High Noon, and sky westerns.