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.


Captain America: The Winter Soldier and We Say Goodbye to Television Without Pity

April 4th, 2014

Episode 354 of 578 episodes

This week on Pop Culture Happy Hour, NPR Monkey See's Linda Holmes, Stephen Thompson, Glen Weldon and Matt Thompson talk about 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier,' the latest movie in the Avengers franchise. Then they'll discuss the demise of Television Without Pity and how the site changed television criticism and fandom. Stephen and Linda also discuss TWoP's role in the PCHH origin story. All that, plus What's Making Us Happy This Week.