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.


Divergent, Hurt Feelings, and a Visit From Jesse Thorn

March 28th, 2014

Episode 353 of 578 episodes

This week on Pop Culture Happy Hour, NPR Monkey See's Linda Holmes, Stephen Thompson and Glen Weldon are joined by NPR Code Switch's Kat Chow to talk about the new film Divergent. Then they'll discuss pop culture they take seriously--has someone's response to something you loved hurt your feelings? Plus, Jesse Thorn stops by to talk about his NPR show Bullseye and Maximum Fun podcast network. All that plus What's Making Us Happy this week.