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: Kangaroo On Schoolgirl Violence Erupts On Game Day

February 18th, 2011

Episode 137 of 578 episodes

This week on Pop Culture Happy Hour, NPR Monkey See's Linda Holmes and the gang gather to discuss the Grammys and specifically the so-called upsets that saw independent music darlings Esperanza Spalding and Arcade Fire take home awards over the likes of Justin Bieber and Eminem. Then a recap of videogames including a fighting game that have everyone out for bloodlust. Plus a discussion of IFC's Portlandia and another round of What's Making Us Happy This Week — including Andrew Garfield as Spider-Man, Banksy doc Exit Through The Gift Shop, The Good Wife and Newsies!