299 episodes

John and Pat have no experience and are uniquely unqualified to discuss Pop Culture. Yet, week after week they get together to take one piece of Pop Culture from history, and compare it to something more modern. Never offering insight, but often finding new ways to insult.

Pop Culture Continuum John Elliott and Patrick Ricciardi

    • Comedy
    • 4.2 • 31 Ratings

John and Pat have no experience and are uniquely unqualified to discuss Pop Culture. Yet, week after week they get together to take one piece of Pop Culture from history, and compare it to something more modern. Never offering insight, but often finding new ways to insult.

    Bonus Episode: Night of the Living Dead vs. One Cut of the Dead w/ David Schneider

    Bonus Episode: Night of the Living Dead vs. One Cut of the Dead w/ David Schneider

    David returns for a bonus Halloween episode – because in 2020, time is entirely meaningless. (Watch One Cut of the Dead before watching this episode! Seriously! Also, don’t read about it before watching it. Just go watch it now!)

    • 41 min
    Episode 299: Grant Hart vs Bob Mould

    Episode 299: Grant Hart vs Bob Mould

    John once again forces Pat to critique the musical heroes of his youth. Pat once again fails to rise to the challenge.

    • 48 min
    Episode 298: Out of the Past vs. Against All Odds

    Episode 298: Out of the Past vs. Against All Odds

    David returns for a look at film noir – one considered a classic of the genre, one that’s better known for its theme song. Have fun figuring out which is which!

    • 42 min
    Episode 297: The Best Songs of 2020 Part 1

    Episode 297: The Best Songs of 2020 Part 1

    Our annual look at the best songs of the first half of the year coming to you at the traditional midway point of the year. September! Watch out for our 4th of July Retrospective on November 1st!

    • 1 hr 9 min
    Episode 296: The Dick Van Dyke Show vs. Everybody Loves Raymond

    Episode 296: The Dick Van Dyke Show vs. Everybody Loves Raymond

    In their constant effort to constantly stay relevant John & Pat watch two sitcoms that premiered before podcasts existed.

    • 44 min
    Episode 295: Maniac Mansion vs. Untitled Goose Game

    Episode 295: Maniac Mansion vs. Untitled Goose Game

    If you were wondering if this podcast could get nerdier, wonder no more: now they’re talking about video games. Would that include a history of Commodore 64 games and the code used to build them? I mean, do you even have to ask?

    • 46 min

Customer Reviews

4.2 out of 5
31 Ratings

31 Ratings

supertry! ,

fun with just the right amount of jackassery

A fun podcast that’s been around for years. The hosts and guests have good chemistry, as other have said. Listening through the archive has been helping getting me through the quarantine. Thanks guys!

emily minerva ,

I like listening!

I like listening to this

MadLiana ,

Funny, endearing, clever

A clever and welcome respite from a weary world! The hosts have good chemistry and charmingly quirky insights. Especially like Pat's take on the entertainment continuum!

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