Kids in College, Episode 22

In episode 22 of Kids in College, Jacob Douglas and I discuss Spider-Man: Homecoming. We give our thoughts on the newest MCU movie (spoilers 15:30-28:50) and speculate on its sequels (29:25-40:50). Other topics include War for the Planet of the Apes and amusement parks. We apologize for the audio issues that cut this episode short. […]

“War for the Planet of the Apes” Review

The following review is spoiler-free. The prequel “Planet of the Apes” trilogy has done the seemingly impossible. One, it has taken the popular Hollywood reboot trend and spun it on its head. It revitalized a popular franchise from the late ‘60s and ‘70s without retreading old material or feeling forced in order to make money. […]

“Spider-Man: Homecoming” Review

The following review is spoiler-free. I remember where I was in February 2015 when Marvel Studios and Sony Pictures announced that they were working together to bring Spider-Man into the Marvel Cinematic Universe. For some reason, the news was made very late at night, and I was falling asleep. However, I heard my phone buzz […]

Kids in College, Episode 21

In episode 21 of Kids in College, Jacob Douglas and I get weird and record an episode in the wee hours of the morning. We answer great listener questions about conspiracy theories (27:00), scary technology (41:38), bad gifts (51:20), the meaning of life (56:00), semicolons (1:04:05), zodiac signs (1:07:00), and underrated movies (1:15:00). Other random […]

Music Mondays (7-10-17): Fleet Foxes and Portugal. The Man

This is Music Mondays, a weekly music column. There were so many high-profile releases in June that I couldn’t get to all of them in time. So, in order to catch up, I reviewed Lorde’s “Melodrama” and 311’s “Mosaic” last week, and this week, I’ll be reviewing Fleet Foxes’ “Crack-Up” and Portugal. The Man’s “Woodstock”. […]

Music Mondays (7-3-17): Lorde and 311

This is Music Mondays, a weekly music column. June was undoubtedly a busy month for music. I’ve reviewed new albums from Bleachers, AJR, Phoenix, and Vince Staples. That doesn’t come close to scratching the surface though. This week and next, I will be reviewing some albums I missed in June. This week, it’s Lorde’s “Melodrama” […]

Kids in College, Episode 20

In episode 20 of Kids in College, Jacob Douglas and I discuss Baby Driver and new music. We share our thoughts on Edgar Wright’s newest film (spoilers 24:45 to 41:20) and talk about new music from Lorde, Jay-Z, and 2 Chainz. (Check out Music Mondays on this site for new music reviews!) Other topics include […]