Geek/CounterGeek – #150: What Will Nicolas Cage Steal In National Treasure 3?

It’s Oscar season and that means there are also Oscar snubs. Misty Callahan and Keith Conrad share their experience watching a movie that was a clear snub: The Man Who Killed Hitler and Then The Bigfoot.

All of the franchises are getting a revival. Disney has announced that they are officially moving forward with a National Treasure 3. Misty and Keith wonder what Nicolas Cage will be stealing in the newest installment.

Plus, Misty and Keith talk to writer and podcaster Jacob Airey about his experience publishing two novels.

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Geek/CounterGeek – #148: Best Movies of the Decade

Misty Callahan and Keith Conrad react to the announcement there will be a sequel to the Rian Johnson movie Knives Out, and the new Star Wars movie set hundreds of years before the Skywalker saga. Misty and Keith talk about their picks for the top movies of the decade. Plus, Misty made a big step forward in her comic book project.

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Geek/CounterGeek – #146: Misty Watches The Right Stuff For The First Time

Misty Callahan and Keith Conrad share their review of the new movie Knives Out, and wonder why Rian Johnson did such a good job with that while The Last Jedi was less than stellar. Plus, in this month’s Pop Culture Blind Spot segment, Misty watched the 1983 movie The Right Stuff for the first time. 

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Thursday Show Prep – Parade of Dumb Edition

I don’t know what’s going on today, but there’s a tidal wave of dumb criminal stories. So let’s focus on that for the day, shall we?

A woman has allegedly been caught stealing multiple pairs of jeans from a clothing store.

A Wisconsin man arrested for suspicion DWI also made fake license plates out of a beer case.

Speaking of idiots driving under the influence, a man pulled over for drinking and driving blamed his liquor breath on ‘making out’ with boozy girlfriend

A robbery suspect in England thought he could evade authorities by putting on a pair of glasses. That’s called the Superman Strategy.

Police in Kansas arrested a man who allegedly threatened police with a large candlestick during a disturbance at a church. Do you think he threatened to burn them with the candle or use the candle as a blunt object?

Wednesday Show Prep – Big Brother Part Deux Edition

Want to stay in a hotel room for $1 per night? A hotel in Japan will let you do that — as long as you make your room available for a 24-hour livestream. The strangest thing about that is the fact that they are still charging you. You’re providing them with content, so it seems like it should be free.

If you’re not willing to go full cam girl, you could get paid to smoke pot in your house instead. A company is offering $3,000/month to smoke pot and post reviews. Seems like a better deal than paying to have a webcam in your hotel room.

A California family is blaming a FedEx delivery driver for the death of their dog. Apparently said driver dropped a package on the dog. The animal’s veterinarian said the dog suffered serious injuries to her lungs and liver.

Bonus animal death story: Emotional support parrot dies after mistaken pet store pickup.

Here’s another thing to worry about: “Feather Duvet Lung.” 43-year-old man in Scotland felt sick and fatigued, often experiencing breathlessness with no relief. He sought medical attention and was subsequently diagnosed with a lower respiratory tract infection. Initially, his symptoms remedied — breathing became a bit easier and he felt less tired. But a month later, his health regressed.