Pop Culture Happy Hour


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Pop Culture Happy Hour is a lively chat about books, movies, music, television, comics and pretty much anything else that strikes a nerve, all in a weekly roundtable from NPR. Features "Monkey See" blogger Linda Holmes and an occasionally rowdy cast of characters. Join the club at NPR.org/pchh.


Arcades, Nose Putty, And Lisbeth Salander's Parents

November 9th, 2012

Episode 280 of 578 episodes

This week on Pop Culture Happy Hour, NPR'sLinda Holmes,Stephen Thompson, Trey Graham andGlen Weldon talk about the movies 'Cloud Atlas' and 'Wreck-It Ralph.' Also, they talk about children in fiction who are separated from their parents.Why are there so many in TV, film and books?All that plus, What's Making Us Happy this week, including rediscovering TV drama 'Party of Five,' Acorn TV, Assassins Creed III and music in commercials.