Cigar Nerds Podcast Episode 83: Under The Mistletoe – The ESO Network

The Cigar NerdsCigar Nerds Podcast Episode 83: Under The Mistletoe. The season is upon us. Its that time again, to celebrate Christmas here at the nerd cave. The stockings are stuffed and the yule cigar is lit. This year we’re discussing the funny part of Christmas, and reviewing some of our favorite holiday comedies. We also have our annual holiday gift guide. In News we talk about the new Ready Player One trailer, Jurrasic World trailer, Alita Battle Angel, an R rated Star Trek, Suicide Squad 2, and Disney trying to own FOX. This week we are smoking the Le Careme by […]

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The 42cast Episode 20: Agents of Hydra – The ESO Network

HydraJoin the episode as we discuss the fifth season of Marvel’s Agents of Hydra. Follow agents Ward, May, and Skye as they hunt down the Inhuman filth infesting the planet. We’ll also follow the exploits of ineffective resistance movement, run by the treacherous Jeffrey Mace and his allies. We go through all the ins and outs of the season, from the awesomeness of Madame Hydra to new character, Simmons, and her ties to the corrupt S.H.I.E.L.D. organization. We also talk about why we should care about a schoolteacher and a law-abiding citizen with his daughter. It’s all that and more […]

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Flopcast 292: Turkey Holiday Special – The ESO Network

Flopcast episode 292! This week we take a quick look back at some favorite cartoons, and one very memorable sax solo, from 1992. Also: Kevin returns to Oberon for a Nightmare Before Christmas concert and burlesque show with Walter Sickert and the Army of Broken Toys, and Kevin and the Mayor sneak down to Connecticut for another Speak Up storytelling show. And because we were in Connecticut, we have a major update on our recent Turkeys in the News segment! Join us as the story of Kevin the Turkey reaches its shocking conclusion. We also get Kornflake’s final podcast recommendation of the […]

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A Room with a view: The unlikely success story of ‘The Disaster Artist’ – The ESO Network

This weekend, I was planning to see and review “The Disaster Artist,” James Franco’s adaptation of the fascinating memoir that chronicles the making of the cult film “The Room.” However, to my great disappointment, I discovered my local theater wouldn’t be running “The Disaster Artist” (“You’re tearing me apart, AMC Theaters!!!”). Yet since “The Disaster Artist” is all about finding another path when Hollywood closes a door on you, I’m going to write about “The Room” and “The Disaster Artist” (book) anyway. My husband and I’s obsession with “The Room” and “The Disaster Artist” began innocently enough — as wacky […]

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