Happy Holidays From Horsingham Downs!

Due to the weather and the holiday schedule, the chaps at Horsingham Downs were unable to power up the wireless radio for this weeks episode.

Fear not dear listener for we shall return next week to trip the light fantastic.

Until then, we here at Horsetrack Hooligans wish you a Happy Holidays and leave you with this holiday message to keep your spirits high during these long cold nights.

Episode 274

Hot Tub Monkeys! Giant Rubber Suits! That famous huge intersection!

Matthew “Mint Muddler” Kowalyk returns this week to help Axhandle plan his Japanese vacation and share more J-Facts!

We visit the Shrine of the Mountain Clam, this week on Horsetrack Hooligans.



Updates & Corrections

The huge intersection in Japan that Chris mentioned is Shibuya Station.

The hot tub monkeys are Japanese macaque (or Snow Monkey) who live in Jigokudani, Japan located in the Japanese Alps.

The “trumpet guy” Chris was wondering about was Doc Severinsen.

The Real Doll factory located at Abyss Creations in San Marcos, California.


Show Notes

Cheap Trick – I Want You To Want Me (Live At Budokan)


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Episode 273

It’s the Christmas Season so that can only mean one thing!  The return of Mint Mudler!

Matthew “Mint Muddler” Kowalyk joins the boys to talk boot shaped mugs, linguists in film and being a large bearded man working at a grade school.

Is the lid really necessary, this week on Horsetrack Hooligans.



Show Notes

Stomping Tom Connors – Lady K.D. Lang


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Episode 272

Warren gets back in Black (Mirror), Jordan gets back in Black (Orphan), & Chris gets back in Max (Mad).

We get two or three LIKES, this week on Horsetrack Hooligans.



Updates & Corrections

The strange hybrid Guy Fieri restaurant Warren was trying to remember was “Tex Wasabi’s Rock and Roll Sushi BBQ”.

Guy Fieri tried to close his first restaurant chain “Johnny Garlic’s” and his “Tex Wasabi’s” restaurant. His business partner filed suit to keep the restaurants open.

Despite its rich color, red velvet cake possesses a very mild chocolate flavor.


Show Notes

Dramatic Reading of Guy’s American Kitchen & Bar Zero Star Review


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Episode 271

Warren chews out car rental companies, Jordan takes a bite of banh mi, & Chris feasts on old M.A.S.H. references.

It’s track suits and AK-47s, this week on Horsetrack Hooligans.



Updates & Corrections

Doctor Strange first appeared in July 1963 in Strange Tales #110.

The “I design your eyes” actor from Blade Runner was James Hong.

The will of the Swedish inventor Alfred Nobel established the Nobel Prizes in 1895.


Show Notes

Night Ranger – Sister Christian


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Episode 270

Kraft Dinner!  Breakfast Cereals!  Waffle Streets!

Charles “Bearded Jordan” Mair returns to the downs to help us through these dark times with discussions of our favourite comfort foods!

We put our cereal through a colander, this week on Horsetrack Hooligans.



Updates & Corrections

Welsh Rarebit is a dish made with a savoury sauce of melted cheese and various other ingredients and served hot, after being poured over slices (or other pieces) of toasted bread, or the hot cheese sauce may be served in a chafing dish like a fondue, accompanied by sliced, toasted bread.

Pro Stars Cereal was made by General Mills.

In 2012, Apple Jacks was brought to Canada in a Limited Edition box.

The documentary Flat Cap watched on Leonard Nimoy was likely the film “For The Love Of Spock”.

The television show featuring Keifer Sutherland as president is Designated Survivor.

The new blue colour is currently named “YInMn Blue” after its chemical makeup.


Show Notes

Harvey Birdman, Attorney At Law – Did you get that thing that I sent you?


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Episode 269

Charles “Bearded Jordan” Mair returns to the Downs to sleep through Halloween and Remembrance Day, waking up only to obtain car insurance from a drive through window and outread his “lady friend”.

There’s a lot of cheese based discrimination, this week on Horsetrack Hooligans.



Updates & Corrections

The book about King Arthur that Chris is reading is “King Arthur’s Knights”


Show Notes

Teen Titans Go! – Halloween


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