The Jerks discuss a busy week in both the worlds of sports and pop culture, from the Houston Texans players squaring off with their team’s owner, to Yuli Gurriel’s racial slur at the World Series and the 49ers asking fans if they care whether the team wins. Plus, why Tom thinks Zachary Levi will be great as DC’s Shazam!, whether the Deathstroke movie will actually get made and our thoughts on a TON of proposed Hollywood franchises and reboots, from Contra to Ace Ventura and Major League. T2J — it’s so full of comedy, you’ll get indigestion!
We’re finally to Volume 8! The jerks run down the NFL QB carousel and baseball Hall of Famer Goose Gossage’s “interesting” take on the state of the game today. Plus, a break down of the two trailers for the new Ghostbusters, early positive reviews for Batman v. Superman, and something else we forgot–oh, wait–SPIDER-MAN! Also, you don’t want to miss Tom’s car story. You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, you’ll feel a lot better about your own life! Those Two Jerks: We tried to register OUR secret identities with the government, but they didn’t want to know.
Reports of their deaths were greatly exaggerated! The Jerks return with an outsider’s review of Super Bowl 50, a discussion of Johnny Manziel and Peyton Manning’s woes, and predictions for the new MLB season. Plus, Hollywood learns the wrong lesson from Deadpool’s success, something lame in the neighborhood from the new Ghostbusters, and why Fuller House pisses Tom off. T2J: Back by No One’s Demand!
Is Nick Saban the greatest college football coach of all time? The Jerks debate that, break down the NFL’s final four, and the Rams’ move back to L.A. Plus, the latest news on the Aquaman solo film, Wonder Woman, and Batman v. Superman, and Marvel’s big Punisher announcement! The Jerks have a dream…that you’ll download the show and tell two friends to do the same!
The Jerks break down a trailer which destroyed the Internet (Star Wars), and one which mildly rearranged some of the Internet’s knick-knacks (Batman v. Superman). Also, Adrian Peterson’s reinstatement, the New York Mets in first place, and Pongo’s review of Rocky 5…thousand! Those Two Jerks: Once You Understand a Reference, It Is Yours to Keep!
Lots of fours in this episode! Wrigley Field isn’t finished in time FOR Opening Day, rumors about the Eagles trading FOR Johnny Manziel, and it’s not much longer beFORE NBA games actually matter. Plus, we hope FOR Suicide Squad to be good, talk about how FOURking cool the Deadpool marketing is, give Marvel whatFOR about their “big” Avengers announcement, and try to figure out FOR what reason Ric is now trading virtual Star Wars cards! We don’t want to FORce you to listen, but if you don’t we’re going to keep making these FOUR references FORever.
We talk the busy NFL offseason (so far), MLB Spring Training, Syracuse getting smacked by the NCAA, that new Avengers trailer, and everything from our first look at Supergirl to Jared Leto’s new Joker haircut. Plus, a case study on why Click Bait is dangerous, and Ric speaks Yiddish! You never write, you never call, but if you cared, you’d download it now. If you cared.