Episode 161

Warren holds back on the decision making process, Jordan stifles his rage for bad theme songs, & Chris harnesses the power of the pun.  We pet culture the wrong way, this week on Horsetrack Hooligans.

 

 

Updates & Corrections

The video game Flat Cap discusses is Depression Quest.  It was created by Zoe Quinn.

 

Show Notes

Weird Al Yankovic – Eat It

 

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Episode 160

Warren glares angrily at the PNE, Jordan illuminates deck prisms, & Chris takes a shine to the Sopranos. We go on a chain swing bender, this week on Horsetrack Hooligans.

 

 

Updates & Corrections

Legerdemain is a skillful use of one’s hands when performing conjuring tricks.

Hubris is excessive pride or self-confidence.

 

Show Notes

The Sopranos (The Ending)

 

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Episode 159

Warren logs time at the Afghan Whigs concert, Jordan blocks the track with his Cub car, & Chris sticks it to Beatles photographers. We steal Lou Reed’s chair, this week on Horsetrack Hooligans.

 

 

Updates & Corrections

Flat Cap was right Harvey Weinstein is the douche bag movie producer. Harvey Fierstein is the actor Axhandle was thinking of.

 

Show Notes

Anita Sarkeesian – Depiction Of Women In Video Games

 

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Episode 158

Warren treads on British actor tanks, Jordan recites a Moscow on the Hudson quote & Chris reels at our definition of a movie.  Carl Sagan knock knock jokes abound, this week on Horsetrack Hooligans.

 

 

Updates & Corrections

Movie definition: a story or event recorded by a camera as a set of moving images and shown in a theater or on television; a motion picture.

The character of Dauber and the voice of Patrick the Starfish is Bill Fagerbakke.

Barbara Mandrell and the Mandrell Sisters show ran for two years (1980 – 1982)

The 2014 recipient of the Truman-Reagan Medal of Freedom was Myroslav Marynovych who was Ukrainian NOT Polish as Axhandle assumed.

Flowers for Algernon is a science fiction short story and subsequent novel written by Daniel Keyes. Sorry Flat Cap. No novella designation here.

 

Show Notes

Pierogi film on Sesame Street

 

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Episode 157

MJohn Peacock of United States of Whatever offers to send us a pizza via personal correspondance, this week on Horsetrack Hooligans.

 

 

Updates & Corrections

The Lady From Shanghai was made in 1947

Orson Welles was married to Rita Hayworth for 5 years (1943 to 1948).

The Comics Code Authority was established in 1954.  Comic books publishers ceased to follow the code in 2011.

The actress mentioned by Indian Mick who was also featured in The Help, was Octavia Spencer.

The kindergarden teacher in Snowpiercer was Canadian actress Alison Pill.

Maven – an expert or connosieur.

Under Jewish law, a mohel must draw blood from the circumcision wound. Most mohels do it by hand with a suction device, but some Orthodox groups use their mouth to draw blood after cutting the foreskin.

 

Show Notes

Way To Go You Movie! – Snowpiercer

 

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Episode 156

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Jakob Tornberg from Malmo, Sweden demands Flat Cap finishes us off with a tale of his son’s fiddle recital, this week on Horsetrack Hooligans.

 

 

Updates & Corrections

The man who trapped his leg between the train and wall was in Perth NOT Melbourne as Axhandle suggested.  Also, the trapped man did not lose his leg.  

The Tracey Ullman Show was on the air for 4 seasons (1987 – 1990).

The host of Doc Zone is Ann-Marie MacDonald.

The swallow tattoo on the neck symbolises a number of things according to the internet, including time in the navy, miles sailed, time in prison and working man’s pride.

 

Show Notes

The Tracey Ullman Show

 

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Episode 155

It’s summer time in Stinkingshire and that can only mean one thing: overpowering toxic fumes. This week the boys flee to the ancestral estate of Piebald to talk English comedians, sausage shapes and expensive sports cars.  We’re rooty-tooty, fresh and escorted from the building, this week on Horsetrack Hooligans.

 

 

Updates & Corrections

Rodney William Whitaker wrote under the pen name Trevanian.

 

Show Notes

Dr Hook and the Medicine Show – Cover of the Rolling Stone

 

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