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.


Spiders And Kittens And Lots Of Gratitude

July 13th, 2012

Episode 263 of 577 episodes

This week on Pop Culture Happy Hour, NPR Monkey See's Linda Holmes, Trey Graham, Glen Weldon and Stephen Thompson discuss this summer's latest superhero movie The Amazing Spider-man, a reboot of the series retelling the origin of Peter Parker. Is it good, is it bad, is it necessary? Then, revisiting the made-up holiday Appreciation Day, in honor of this show's second anniversary, and what in pop culture has the gang grown to appreciate in the last year? All that plus What's Making Us Happy this week.