TJ and Dutch welcome Minnesota Vikings & Timberwolves beat writer Dominique Clare to the show for some bonus content! On the show we discuss; Are the Lakers Sandbagging? Why does the Dunk Contest Suck? Will Kareem Hunt backfire on the Browns? Joe Flacco vs Lamar Jackson, Jussie Smollett situation leads to his scenes from Empire being cut amid a possible hoax, and should the Democrats allow a white man to be the 2020 nominee?
Another crazy fast news cycle as the gang covers the NBA slam dunk contest, Jussie Smollett could be in hot water, Steve Harvey battles Mo'Nique, We talk about the recent trend of Blackface, and another mass shooting in Aurora. Oh, yeah, and an apparent National Emergency at the southern border. (SIGH)
Chaz from Jock and Nerd's "Jock Talk" podcast joins the gang to discuss a myriad of topics including the 2nd Amendment, Lil' Bow Wow gets beat up by a girl, Liam Neeson gets slammed, a Nigerian slap contest and much more. Plus we discuss our Twitter poll on Who was the better Batman between Affleck and Bale, some NBA thoughts and a look at who has declared as a candidate for President this week.
VFU's own voice over pro Veniese joins Hass & Dutch to discuss Trump's second SOTU, and react to some of the claims and key moments of the speech. In addition, we get to know Veniese, Hass reviews a "morning cigar" the Drew Estate Tabak Negra, and discuss late term abortion and the Virginia gubernatorial fiasco consisting of Northam's blackface photo and Justin Fairfax's alleged misconduct issues. Are Democrats ignoring their MeToo initiatives set forth during the Kavanaugh hearing? Can we forgive past transgressions and move on? Find out the answers to these intriguing questions!!
The gang is joined by an African American GOP congressional candidate Bishop Charles Talbert, and topics include support of Trump, Democrat philosophy in the southern US, immigration and more. Then some fun topics such as Super Bowl and Tom Brady vs Michael Jordan thoughts, best commercials, and the Avengers and Game of Thrones teasers during the game.
Due to internet outages in the Midwest due to record breaking cold, we experienced some moderate audio issues as this episode was partially recorded via phone.
Business Analyst Matt Plughoff, CEO of Arrow & Fletching Business Consultants joins Dutch and TJ to discuss how conservative politics impacts businesses. We discuss, taxes, tariffs, insurance and more! TJ returns to this thought provoking conversation with Game of Thrones news, some thoughts on DC Comics and Captain Marvel and some funny news, including an emotionally supportive alligator and the Billy Ripken Error card.
Dutch is joined by the Ginger Geek Matt Delhauer and comic book author David Taylor II (The Nephilim Wars and Wayward Pines) to break down the Marvel film Black Panther as it nears it's one year anniversary and is in discussion for Oscar recognition. The trio discusses the films cultural, political and social stigmas and compares them to the current political climate in America, including the comparisons of Trump and Obama to Killmonger and T'Challa, respectively, building barriers, and much more! Also discussed are Burgers at the White House and a breakdown of the new Gillette ad on masculinity.
Hass and Dutch run thru a ton of topics, including an update on the Aquaman box office hitting $1B, Jim Acosta gets owned by Trump and Kellyanne Conway, Coming to America 2 is announced, GEICO reboots old commercials to rousing success and some other ideas on companies that should follow suit (Real Men of Genius) PLUS some political chatter about our BIGGEST Twitter poll yet on possible 2020 tickets and Dutch has a proposal for Democrats to give Trump his Wall in exchange for a ban on guns. Don't miss a fast paced and fun time!! Hass reviews a CAO Cigars Flathead.
Anthony "The Jock" from Jock and Nerd Podcast joins Hass and Dutch to talk 2019 and look into our crystal balls! Join us as we cover Social Media impact in the upcoming year, find out if Sears will fail and if Amazon will start delivering via drone, cover the Mueller Report, ask if democrats in congress will vote to impeach Trump, and close by talking all major sports and upcoming movies such as Endgame, Glass, Capt Marvel, Shazam and more!! New outro music by Vetivs, a rock cover of the Legend of Zelda theme!! You can't miss the hilarity!!
Gerald Glassford from Pop Culture Cosmos comes back to talk about the predictions made on the first show of 2018, and to talk about the new DC movie Aquaman. Topics discussed are Sony's Into the Spiderverse, the 2018 midterms, the 2018 Olympics, all major sports championships, and the most outrageous Trump Tweets of the year!! Join in or Miss out!!
Tom and Austin from Dumb All Over pod join Hass and Dutch to talk about Merry Christmas vs Happy Holidays, the passing of Penny Marshall, and break down the progressive wing of the Democratic Party. We also learn about a parrot ordering from Amazon, a boxer's wears Trump Wall shorts (Spoiler: the wall comes tumblin' down) and a little chat about Mattis' departure from the Trump Admin, the gov't shutdown, a vet starts a Go Fund Me to pay for the Border Wall, and a few rants here and there. Join us for holiday goodness right under your podcasting tree!!
Dutch and Cole from Cole Sportz chat about the NBA, NFL, Boxing, and MLB Hot Stove as well as Michael Jordan getting slap-happy and Kaepernick still getting no calls. If you like sports, this bonus content is right up your alley. But no bowling.