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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.


The Hobbit And The Habit Of Storing Your Stuff

December 21st, 2012

Episode 286 of 627 episodes

This week on Pop Culture Happy Hour, NPR Monkey See's Linda Holmes, Stephen Thompson, Trey Graham and Glen Weldonponder talk about 'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.' How did it compare to the other 'Lord of the Ring' movies and did its plot sustain its length? They also discuss the more technical aspects of the 'The Hobbit': how did it look on screen? Next, they discuss the issue ofsentimentality versus convenience when it comes to hard copies and digital copies. How should we store stuff?All that, plus What's Making Us Happy this week.

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