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.


Pop Culture Happy Hour: Hobbits And Food Trucks And Freedom, Oh My!

September 10th, 2010

Episode 93 of 578 episodes

On this week's Pop Culture Happy Hour: This week's agenda kicks off with a revisiting of Gymkata and ends with 'The Hobbit.' In between, NPR Monkey See's Linda Holmes and company touch on brutal television justice from Judge Judy, an extremely unconventional lollipop from The Great Food Truck Race, even more ruminations upon the greatness that is the Bachelor franchise and its associated Pad. Plus Jonathan Franzen's Freedom, Lady Gaga and more.

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