We have a very special guest this week, the legendary Dick Strangler. We take a deep dive into this champions mind, and learn all about his past and his amazing career. Of course, we also tangent into Dragnet, the films of Shaquille O’Neil, Ken Wahl, Shockmaster, Mean Gene Okerlund, the Hutus and the Tutsis, and controversy. So much controversy
This episode is exceptionally ripe with sexual tension, and the boy discuss Steve’s hellish night of comedy, Cab Comics, Los Punks, For The Love of Spock, and Yoga Hosers, while also dipping into the topics of Virginia Madsen, RIP John Polito, playing cards at a strip club, and the sound of Cyclons having sex
On a slightly late episode of th Cult of Popture, discover why Steve won’t let Jason tell his Frank Gorshin joke, hear Jason take a stand against Euro pimps, listen to more talk about pro wrestling, and hear an in-depth analysis of television introductions and theme songs. All this, plus our first collaborative Top 11 list!
Jason and Steve welcome their new podcast overlords, Abnormal Entertainment, as well as discussing the impact of Gorgeous George on professional wrestling, the difference between DDT and DMT, and arguing the relative merits of Harrison Ford’s voice over in Blade Runner
How long can Jason and Steve sustain an NPR voice? Which musician has the world’s most mellow hype man? What is the secret of the brand new sound effect? All of this, plus wrestling, Batgirl’s costume, and OPP on this week’s episode
Steve and Jason discuss the big issues: death and wrestling. Jason gives us the history of lucha libre, while Steve asks clueless n00b questions. Plus, your usual assortment of random tangents, 80s references, and miscellaneous nonsense
This week, Jason and Steve discuss pro wrestling, punk rock flyers, movie trailers, and create their first holiday, “Tangent Tuesday”