Episode 049: Sara Benincasa, Algonquins and “Basic Instinct 2”


Comedian and author Sara Benincasa stops by the cocktail hour to talk about her tour, her time in North Carolina, and her dog Morley Safer. Wait, really? An actual, honest-to-goodness, paid-to-do-it funnyperson? Sure, why not? Kate then teaches Josh all about the Algonquin and we watch the least sexy sequel since “Another Requiem for Another Dream.” Join us!

Episode 048: Clover Club and “The Exorcist II: The Heretic,” or: Infernal Varicella

Pazuzu, Kokumo/Oh, we’re gonna take you to the Clover Club/We’ll get there fast and then we’ll take your soul. Join Kate and Josh as they enjoy the raspberry frothiness and watch “The Exorcist II: The Heretic!”

Movie: “The Exorcist II: The Heretic

Show Notes:

1. If you want to see an Exorcist movie that follows a young Father Merrin with decent results, check out “Exorcist: The Beginning.”
2. Alright, so the person enjoying a Pink Lady is actually a lady, not a schlub. Whoops.
3. An exorcism is never complete without some one coppin’ a feel. You can also see some honeycomb offices in the background.
4. Too many mirrors, you ask? There’s no such thing
5. MORE MIRRORS, DAMMIT.
6. Hellooo, ladies.