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Hobo Radio 83 – It was bound to happen

Introduction Wacky radio DJs NPR and Smart Cars Local sports talk Honor among thieves Contractually-obligated Batman discussion Joel finally snaps [display_podcast] Week 83 Spotlight: It was bound to happen Things started off so well this week. Joel Murphy and Lars Periwinkle started this week’s show with a

Hobo Radio 82 – This just in: We are whores

Introduction The Office Ads on the front page of newspapers Meryl Streep and young actresses Contractually obligated Batman discussion [display_podcast] Week 82 Spotlight: This just in: We are whores For the first time in history, the Los Angeles Times ran a front-page ad that was made to

Hobo Radio 81 – Radio killed the radio star

Introduction Iowa legalizes gay marriage The sad state of radio Fun times at the DMV Contractually obligated Batman discussion [display_podcast] Week 81 Spotlight: Radio killed the radio star Driving from Boston to Virginia, Joel Murphy had a chance to sample the radio stations in several states and

Hobo Radio 80 – And now, a word from the President …

Introduction Joel is reading Watchmen Barack Obama, celebrity Contractually obligated Batman discussion [display_podcast] Week 80 Spotlight: And now, a word from the President … Last night, Barack Obama was the first President to go on The Tonight Show while still in office. While it was sold as

Hobo Radio 79 – You can’t do that on television

Introduction Friday the 13th Family Guy vs. the PTC Contractually obligated Batman discussion “Big Dick Farts a Polka” by Jonathan Coulton [display_podcast] Week 79 Spotlight: You can’t do that on television In this post-Janet Jackson “Nipplegate” world, there are joyless organizations like the Parents Television Council that

Hobo Radio 78 – Why aren’t we watching the Watchmen?

Introduction Buffalo Bill The Watchmen Contractually obligated Batman discussion “Haunted” by Tell-Tale Heartbreakers [display_podcast] Week 78 Spotlight: Why aren’t we watching the Watchmen? Today, Watchmen hits theaters and surprisingly, Joel Murphy and Lars Periwinkle aren’t camped out in front of a multiplex. It seems that our nerdy

Hobo Radio 77 – Why so serious?

Introduction Valentine’s Day updates A serious discussion Contractually obligated Batman discussion “Falling in Love” by Heath Whitelock [display_podcast] Week 77 Spotlight: Why so serious? This week, Joel Murphy and Lars Periwinkle attempt to do something unprecedented – they attempt to have a serious discussion about a sensitive

One on One with Michael Emerson

From the moment he first arrived on screen claiming to be an innocent balloonist marooned on the island, Benjamin Linus has been an unstoppable force on Lost. While normally depicted as a cold and calculating villain, it now seems that Linus is the only character who can

Hobo Radio 75 – That’s f’ing distracting!

Introduction The Wrestler update Contractually obligated Batman discussion Christian Bale, Michael Phelps and the Super Bowl “Bale Out (Christian Bale remix)” by RevoLucian [display_podcast] Week 75 Spotlight: That’s f’ing distracting! In the last seven days, many things have changed. Christian Bale had a public meltdown on the

Hobo Radio 74 – This time with feeling

Introduction Super Bowl Sunday The Wrestler Contractually obligated Batman discussion Shout out to Callburner and the TPN Pledge Drive “Better Off” by Car 54 [display_podcast] Week 74 Spotlight: This time with feeling This Sunday, the world’s oldest man will square off against a defrosted caveman in what