Episode 293

Christopher “Lunger McPhee” Stewart returns with stars in his eyes as the chaps discuss the glitz and glamour of Hollywood movies.

It’s a foam rubber rock but not a real rock, this week on Horsetrack Hooligans.

 

 

Updates & Corrections

Every Which Way But Loose grossed approximately $84 million USD equates to $250,000,000 USD in today’s currency.

 

Show Notes

Whoopie Cushion

 

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Episode 292

Mogyu!  Crunky!  Creme Collon!

It’s a roll call of the best and brightest in Japanese candy!

Join Jennifer “Freckles Zweiback” Froese and the chaps as they taste test a number of japanese snacks while discussing the merits of onion based therapy and play a new episode of Buzzer Beaters.

We place a cut onion under our desks, this week on Horsetrack Hooligans.

 

 

Updates & Corrections

Crunky is a chocolate candy from South Korea, not Japan.

Whatchamacallit was first introduced in 1978 but advertising for the chocolate bar peaked in the 80s.

In Canada, an identical candy bar is marketed by Hershey’s as Special Crisp.

The tie Colonel Sanders wears is a string bowtie but is also known as a western bow tie or Kentucky bow tie.

 

Show Notes

Name That Tune (game show)

 

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Episode 291

The man.  The myth.  The legend.

We could only be speaking of Arnold Palmer, a man so potent, so powerful, so dominant, that even his favourite drink was escalated to the status of godhood.

This week long time listener, first time show guest Jennifer “Freckles Zweiback” Froese joins the chaps to discuss the merits of golf inspired drinks and they society that created them.

We enjoy the platypus of refreshing drinks, this week on Horsetrack Hooligans.

 

 

Updates & Corrections

The film “The Dark Crystal” was released into theatres in 1982.

 

Show Notes

Ladyhawke – Soundtrack

 

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Episode 290

Christian Archie comics.  Nancy Drew covers cartoons.  Choose Your Own Adventure books.

Grab your Slushee bucket and join the chaps as they head to 7-Eleven for slushies and reminisce about their terrible childhood entertainment options.

We’re always getting our Truman Capote board game movies mixed up, this week on Horsetrack Hooligans.

 

 

Updates & Corrections

The Swedish Bond girl in The Man With The Golden Gun is Britt Ekland.

Clint Eastwood film where he is a drill sergeant is Heartbreak Ridge.

 

Show Notes

Pop-o-matic (Trouble Board Game)

 

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Episode 289

Smoking White Owls!  Wearing Gorilla suits!  Watching Netflix!

Is this a scene from the King Kong after party?  Nope!  Just another day here at Horsingham Downs.

Cash, Grass or Gorilla Grass, no one rides for free, this week on Horsetrack Hooligans.

 

 

 

Show Notes

Every Which Way But Loose

 

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Episode 288

Donair rail guns. Deep dish pizza hunts. Sour dough bread. Fava Beans with a nice Chianti. Warren goes to Japan and all we talk about is food.

We’re promised Twin Peaks and we get Northern Exposure, this week on Horsetrack Hooligans.

 

 

Updates & Corrections

The artist who does the tiled Space Invader around Europe is French urban artist Invader.

The Werner Herzog documentary following Central African Republic President Jean-Bedel Bokassa is “Echoes From A Sombre Empire”

John Corbett was the actor who played Chris Stevens on Northern Exposure.

Michael Mann was excutive producer on Crime Story.

The comedy sketch show that featured “The Freightened Family” was “The New Show”.

Dan Gallagher was the host of the Canadian music show Video Hits.

 

Show Notes

Mick Jagger & David Bowie – Dancing In The Streets

 

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Episode 287

Christopher “Lunger McPhee” Stewart ascends to third chair status and officially takes his place in the Horsetrack Hooligans pantheon, gracing us all with his wisdom, grace and vagina jokes.

We have the doctor look at our pianist, this week on Horsetrack Hooligans.

 

 

Show Notes

Mystery Science Theater 3000 – New Intro

 

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