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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.


How Long Is Too Long?

September 7th, 2012

Episode 271 of 578 episodes

This week on Pop Culture Happy Hour, NPR Monkey See's Linda Holmes, Trey Graham, Stephen Thompson and Glen Weldon discuss various forms of entertainment (books, movies, music, TV) and their respective standard lengths. From The Hobbit to Hamlet, from Breaking Badto Top Chef, how long is "too long" and why?Also, Linda concocts a quirky quiz. All that, plus What's Making Us Happy this week.