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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.

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Of Musclemen And Drinking Songs

October 12th, 2012

Episode 276 of 585 episodes

This week on Pop Culture Happy Hour, NPR'sTrey Graham,Stephen Thompson,Glen Weldon and guest Chris Klimek talk about Arnold Schwarzenegger's new memoir 'Total Recall.' They also talk about the evolution of action hero and action movie in general. Then drinking in popular culture, from James Bond's martini to Sex and the City's cosmo.They share their favorite drinking songs and discuss what role the alcoholic beverage plays in a character's development. All that plus, What's Making Us Happy this week.

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