The Pro Football Hall of Fame could make attendance mandatory for induction, and the Jerks have something to say about it! Plus, will Ric take advantage of the free therapy for Mets fans? We’re also discussing the HUGE news about Patrick Stewart’s return to Star Trek, the new Oscars category for “popular film” and we talk to our old friend Unicron about Warner Brothers developing a Supergirl movie — WHILE there’s already a TV show. Those Two Jerks: Ziggy says there’s a 75 percent chance you’ll laugh!
The Jerks discuss Jerry Jones jumping into (and out of) the seemingly never-ending National Anthem debate, this year’s inductees into the National Baseball Hall of Fame and the deaths of wrestlers Nikolai Volkoff and Brian Christopher. Plus, we break down the Disney-Fox deal getting closer to reality, the Star Wars: Episode IX cast announcement and who is ludicrously taking credit for it. T2J — the 2 stands for two!
In this jam-packed episode, the Jerks discuss the MLB commissioner putting Mike Trout on blast, break down the latest iteration of the NFL national anthem controversy and UNC football coach Larry Fedora’s odd opinions about CTE. Plus, we talk about James Gunn’s firing from Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 3 and all the major news from San Diego Comic-Con, from the Aquaman and Shazam! trailers, to Venom, Glass and more! T2J — topical, opinionated and (hopefully) funny!
The Jerks discuss the NFL’s new rule regarding the playing of the National Anthem before games, LeBron carrying the Cavs into the Finals and ESPN buying the rights to the UFC. Plus, a review of Solo: A Star Wars Story, Damon Lindelof’s open letter about Watchmen and a lightning round of geek news. T2J: Getting fat from the fruits of the reference tree!
2017 is over, and what a year it was! The Jerks look back on the biggest stories of the year in sports and geek culture, from the Mayweather-McGregor fight, to the NFL anthem protests, Wonder Woman making history and Disney buying up everything. Plus, what we learned this year (and what pissed us off), and bold predictions for 2018! T2J: The bad habit you should never resolve to quit!
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!
It’s a mini-sode, but it’s chock full of funny stuff. The Jerks discuss the NFL owners choosing not to force the players to stand for the national anthem, and preview the 2017 World Series with legendary Dodgers broadcaster Vince Gully (That’s how you spell his name, right?)! Plus, Marvel and Netflix throw down their Punisher gauntlet in the face of DC and Justice League, and a conversation about the Black Panther trailer gets intense. T2J: Now with three times the dirty old man stories!