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Alternate Title: "Nine Fingers of Genius"
- Tonight's Beverages: Labatt Ice (Dirk); Autopilot (Otto)
- Intro boiler plate explanation for our unplanned two-week hiatus. (This is why you subscribe; so the show will be delivered when done.)
- Birthday greetings to Bob "I'm Gonna Kill Somebody" Koski, the third most cultural vulture.
- Our review of Satori Circus' "Stroke" show.
- Dirk explains his one foray into community theater in the play Angels Fall.
- Jaime Alexander (Lady Sif from the Thor movies, Hot Topic on Blindspot) sides with Chris Hardwick.
- Superfan Yvette Nicole Brown (Community) will moderate the two Walking Dead panels at Comic-Con after Hardwick's bowing out.
- Henry Cavill says he's afraid to date after #MeToo's sexual panic and gets beaten up for it.
- Comic Book Men is canceled by AMC.
- Netflix is testing higher prices, lower quality and limited screens in Europe.
- How Amazon screwed over Toys 'R' Us, damaging their ability to compete online.
- Fact Check: Thomas Dolby and Kathleen Beller have been married since 1988. Here's some prime photo:
- First Music Break: Thomas Dolby, "Europa and the Pirate Twins"
- We quickly review The Unbreakable Kimmie Schmidt S4 Pt. 1 and GLOW S2 and Otto super-quickly opines on Luke Cage S2.
- Fact Check: Betty Gilpin did not get an Emmy nominee.
- Stanley Kubrick explains the end of 2001: A Space Odyssey which comes from this documentary:
- Sony accidentally uploaded an entire movie to YouTube when they meant to post its trailer.
- Wasted potential case Neil Blomkamp to direct a RoboCop movie.
- Idris Elba finalizing deal to be the villain for the Hobbs & Shaw spinoff movie from the Fast & Furious franchise.
- Movie Pass has started additional surcharges at peak times.
- Deadpool 2 video release detailed and Dirk finally explains why he didn't care for it as much as Otto did.
- Criterion announces a massive Ingmar Bergman box set.
- Why are recent Disney home video releases afflicted with subpar audio.
- Second Music Break: Thomas Dolby, "Hyperactive!"
- Dirk reviews I Feel Pretty.
- We review Ant-Man and the Wasp.
- Dirk demands extinction for Jurassic Mansion: Pointless Sequel at great length.
- Referenced: The episode Dirk where thrashed Pacific Rim mercilessly - Episode #13 - "Nerd Rages Against The Machines."
- Referenced: The other beatdowns and analyses mentioned:
- RIP: Pantera drummer Vinnie Paul (Fact Check: His other band was called Hellyeah, not Damngood); Richard Harrison aka “Old Man” on Pawn Stars; Joe Jackson, patriarch of the Jackson family; science fiction author Harlan Ellison; cinematographer Robby Muller; movie idol Tab Hunter; Spider-Man and Doctor Strange co-creator Steve Ditko; the St. Clair, one of the Bob-Lo boats.
- Shout-out to our Patreon backers.
- Extreme embalming is a thing.
- Man finds his wife and their mechanic dead in their garage in mid-boink.
- Video of cats sensing an earthquake before it hits.
Patreon Shout-Out Supporters: Johnny Martinuk, Anguis Viridis,
Patreon Roll Call Supporters: Ron Serafin