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 all the champions crowned this week, from the Warriors to the Caps to Justify, plus we break down where LeBron James could play next season, CM Punk getting “Shreked” in his latest UFC fight and President Donald Trump’s compulsion to involve himself in sports and sports issues. Plus, Jared Leto is getting his own Joker movie, a Game of Thrones prequel is on the way and a deep dive into the ugly (racist, misogynist) side of fandom, especially Star Wars fandom. T2J — high-brow subjects, low-brow humor!
The Jerks discuss President Trump disinviting the Philadelphia Eagles from the White House, J.R. Smith’s NBA Finals blunder and Russia’s extreme soccer hooligans. Plus, more disappointment for Solo: A Star Wars Story, major changes for The Walking Dead and Jamie Foxx as Spawn. T2J — approaching 150, but we don’t act a day over 12!
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!
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!
Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan can’t seem to make up his mind about President Trump, and the Jerks are talking about it. Plus, some major upsets in college football, and some smack talk from the #LeagueOfJerks. We’re also taking a close look at all the big movie and TV trailers from the past week, including Justice League, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, The New Mutants, and the new season of Stranger Things. Those Two Jerks: We’re only doing this to try and get McDonald’s to bring back the Arch Deluxe!
The Jerks discuss this week’s national anthem protests in the NFL and the controversy surrounding #TakeAKnee. Plus, the results of research into Aaron Hernandez’s brain, a fantasy football update, and our takes on the Watchmen pilot for HBO, Jesse Eisenberg being left out (or cut out?) of Justice League, and James Cameron’s return to the Terminator franchise. T2J – somewhere between kneeling during the anthem and a Barry Manilow song on the controversy scale!