Episodes
Ben and J discuss: our latest D&D one shot, arrogance vs. confidence, The Masters, Jurassic Quest, original quotes, Avatar the Last Airbender, a reemergence of the Abe Lincoln and Coyote Fun Facts, and crossword puzzles. GET YOUR THROUGH THE GRIFFIN TOUR TICKETS HERE: https://supercarlinbrothers.com/events/  Tour Dates:  Boston - 6/2  New York City - 6/3 Philadelphia - 6/5  Washington, D.C. - 6/13  Show Notes:  Formula 1: Drive to Survive -...
Published 04/19/24
Published 04/19/24
Ben and J discuss: steaks, the Shout, corn silos and quicksand, banana stories, cereal, single parent weekends, magna tiles, mowing lawns, and faith in humanity. GET YOUR THROUGH THE GRIFFIN TOUR TICKETS HERE: https://supercarlinbrothers.com/events/  Tour Dates:  Boston - 6/2  New York City - 6/3 Philadelphia - 6/5  Washington, D.C. - 6/13  Support the Show and Vote for Host: https://www.patreon.com/popcornculture    Get your own GMA stickers:...
Published 04/12/24
Ben and J discuss: obnoxious phrases, April Fools pranks, a weird social interaction, self fulfilling prophecies/manifestation, trash TV, first trip out on Ben’s boat, mountain biking, and expectation hangovers.  GET YOUR THROUGH THE GRIFFIN TOUR TICKETS HERE: https://supercarlinbrothers.com/events/  Tour Dates:  Boston - 6/2  New York City - 6/3 Philadelphia - 6/5  Washington, D.C. - 6/13  Show Notes: Ben Quit - https://youtu.be/16pHCPbSfHw  Black Mirror Episode -...
Published 04/05/24
Ben and J discuss: Hot Wheels, elementary school fundraisers, March Madness, general anxiety disorder, The Pinewood Derby, Beanie Babies, pin trading, and the Dorito Theory. GET YOUR THROUGH THE GRIFFIN TOUR TICKETS HERE: https://supercarlinbrothers.com/events/  Tour Dates:  Boston - 6/2  New York City - 6/3 Philadelphia - 6/5  Washington, D.C. - 6/13  Show Notes: NapTimeKitchen -  Hot Wheels Let’s Race - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hot_Wheels_Let%27s_Race  Immortals by Fall Out Boy -...
Published 03/29/24
224 - Feeling a Certain Type of Way Ben and J discuss: Ben’s first NBA game, the Olympics, history being made, ice cream vessels, slippery slopes with kids and new lingo.  GET YOUR THROUGH THE GRIFFIN TOUR TICKETS HERE: https://supercarlinbrothers.com/events/  Tour Dates:  Boston - 6/2  New York City - 6/3 Philadelphia - 6/5  Washington, D.C. - 6/13  Show Notes: Washington Wizards - https://www.nba.com/wizards/  Boston Celtics - https://www.nba.com/celtics/  Fever Pitch -...
Published 03/22/24
Ben and J discuss: rolling Rs, oatmeal raisin cookies, cliff jumping, niche social anxiety, Halo, LAN parties, getting commended, the nature of complicated things, he said/she said, arguing over text, and burrito theft.  GET YOUR THROUGH THE GRIFFIN TOUR TICKETS HERE (after 10:00am EDT on Friday 3/15):  Tickets for Boston on 6/2 - https://wl.seetickets.us/event/super-carlin-brothers-700pm/593173?afflky=LaughBoston  Tickets for New York City on 6/3 -...
Published 03/15/24
EXCITING ANNOUNCEMENT: WE'RE TAKING THROUGH THE GRIFFIN DOOR ON TOUR!!! Join us in June for this exciting live show event in these cities: Boston - 6/2 New York City - 6/3 Philadelphia - 6/5 Washington, D.C. - 6/13 Tickets go on sale THIS FRIDAY 3/15 at 10:00am EDT. Sign up for our newsletter on our NEW WEBSITE supercarlinbrothers.com!!! Links for each venue will be available there! SEE YOU IN JUNE!!! Our Sponsors: * Check out Shopify: shopify.com/poppop * Check out Wooga:...
Published 03/12/24
Ben and J discuss: Little Debbie Cakes, routines with little kids, anxiety dreams, SodaStream, signs from the universe, pancakes and waffles, and quality of food.  Show Notes Inside Out - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Inside_Out_(2015_film)  Good Mythical Morning - https://www.youtube.com/goodmythicalmorning  Jack Browns Roanoke - https://www.jackbrownsjoint.com/locations/roanoke/  Support the Show and Vote for Host: https://www.patreon.com/popcornculture    Get your own GMA stickers:...
Published 03/08/24
Ben and J discuss: football, ethics of gameplay, their position in reviewing films, bad pump up movies and movies that got them.  Show Notes Never Back Down - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Never_Back_Down  Rocky - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rocky_(franchise)  Avatar - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Avatar_(2009_film)  The Good Dinosaur - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Good_Dinosaur  The Starbucks Cup in Game of Thrones - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TF5v0Y1uM7g  Glass Onion Director...
Published 03/01/24
Ben and J discuss: iconic music, the flow state, party dynamics, being too good at things, hedonism vs. nihilism and trampolines. Show Notes Most Iconic Songs List - https://freeyourmusic.com/blog/50-iconic-songs-according-to-science  Smells Like Teen Spirit - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Smells_Like_Teen_Spirit  Kurt Cobain - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kurt_Cobain  Blink 182 - https://www.blink182.com/  Green Day - https://greenday.com/  American Idiot -...
Published 02/23/24
Ben and J discuss: their various “ready” phrases, their ski trip with Tyler, scheduling fun, rug on carpet, murphy beds, packing for a dudes trip vs. family trip, onion pizza, cereal and smoothies and have a heated debate about raisins. Show Notes Spongebob Theme Song - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r9L4AseD-aA  Oceans 11- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ocean%27s_11  Schitt’s Creek - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Schitt%27s_Creek  Danger Dolan - https://www.youtube.com/TheDDGuides  Arrested...
Published 02/16/24
Ben and J discuss: J’s Birthday, adjustment periods, getting out of your comfort zone, little basketball, mountain biking, adventurous food, and classic embarrassing moments.  Show Notes Yes Man - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yes_Man_(film)  Support the Show and Vote for Host: https://www.patreon.com/popcornculture    Get your own GMA stickers: https://carlinbrothersmercantile.com/products/gma-stickers  Get Your Bingo Card: https://bingobaker.com#f805834af83dce50     Email the  show:...
Published 02/09/24
Ben and J discuss: their first cruise, character interactions, Carlin family pin mania, special popcorn, and lost luggage. Support the Show and Vote for Host: https://www.patreon.com/popcornculture    Get your own GMA stickers: https://carlinbrothersmercantile.com/products/gma-stickers  Get Your Bingo Card: https://bingobaker.com#f805834af83dce50     Email the  show: [email protected]   Discuss the Podcast on Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/PopcornCulture/   Follow the Show on...
Published 02/02/24
Ben and J discuss: their upcoming Disney trip/cruise, pin collecting, social media algorithms, Angry Birds, liking things before they’re popular, J’s recycling center, a Zeigarnik Effect follow up, subwoofers and hot tubs.  Show Notes:  Angry Birds - https://www.angrybirds.com/  (Voting is already over for the Roanoker, whoops sorry!) Support the Show and Vote for Host: https://www.patreon.com/popcornculture    Get your own GMA stickers:...
Published 01/26/24
Ben and J discuss: kids growing up, Luke’ first basketball game, swimming in high school, skiing, pogo sticks, Boy Scout trips, and party tricks. Show Notes:  Name Tag Pancakes - https://www.instagram.com/p/C2IjGUtvnsX/?img_index=1   Support the Show and Vote for Host: https://www.patreon.com/popcornculture    Get your own GMA stickers: https://carlinbrothersmercantile.com/products/gma-stickers  Get Your Bingo Card: https://bingobaker.com#f805834af83dce50     Email the show:...
Published 01/19/24
Ben and J discuss: aftershave, googling things, J’s crazy memory, scarcity mindset, Survivor, the Zeigarnik Effect, the cave experience, J’s weird disconnection with Pokémon this month, and mobile games. Show Notes:  Home Alone Face Scene - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zlu7S8dUUBY  Survivor - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Survivor_(American_TV_series)  The Zeigarnik Effect - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zeigarnik_effect  Freakonomics Episode -...
Published 01/12/24
Ben and J discuss: New Year's resolutions, ordering salads, smoothies, Cliff bars, small household faults, pavlova, sourdough, Christmas gifts and activities.  Show Notes:  How Often Do You Eat Fruit - https://www.tiktok.com/t/ZT8Xq7gx1/  Bluey S3E17: Pavlova - https://blueypedia.fandom.com/wiki/Pavlova  Support the Show and Vote for Host: https://www.patreon.com/popcornculture    Get your own GMA stickers: https://carlinbrothersmercantile.com/products/gma-stickers  Get Your Bingo Card:...
Published 01/05/24
Ben and J discuss: stuffication, the Pixar Theory Song, if they met their 2023 new year's resolutions and more for this year, update on the Sled Situation, the Pringles Challenge, catching food in your mouth, pirates and treasure hunts.  Show Notes:  The Pixar Theory Song - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lOr6F1Vvy9A  National Treasure - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Treasure_(film)  Our Flag Means Death - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Our_Flag_Means_Death  Blackbeard (the actual...
Published 12/29/23
Ben and J discuss: funny faces, emojis, an early Christmas gift (that could die), bread, ideal White Elephant gift exchange items, treasure, and a new game at J’s house. Show Notes:  Jim Carrey: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jim_Carrey  Support the Show and Vote for Host: https://www.patreon.com/popcornculture    Get your own GMA stickers: https://carlinbrothersmercantile.com/products/gma-stickers  Get Your Bingo Card: https://bingobaker.com#f805834af83dce50     Email the  show:...
Published 12/22/23
Ben and J discuss: Ethan the Editor’s beautiful wedding, DJs and dancing, learning how to tie a bowtie, small problems, and Ben’s Black Mirror dream.  Show Notes: Click - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Click_(2006_film)  Support the Show and Vote for Host: https://www.patreon.com/popcornculture    Get your own GMA stickers: https://carlinbrothersmercantile.com/products/gma-stickers  Get Your Bingo Card: https://bingobaker.com#f805834af83dce50     Email the show:...
Published 12/15/23
Ben and J discuss: Hokie football, celebrating Luke’s 6th birthday, arcades, sneaking out, junk food, tungsten, money catcher machine strategy, explaining sleight of hand to a 6 year old and fireworks.  Show Notes: New Orleans Pelicans - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Orleans_Pelicans  Tungsten Cubes - https://www.amazon.com/Tungsten-Cube-Biggest-Size/dp/B07WK9WLZ8  Support the Show and Vote for Host: https://www.patreon.com/popcornculture    Get your own GMA stickers:...
Published 12/08/23
Ben and J discuss: the nuance of routine vs the discoverability of the impromptu, saying “interesting” as a filler, party interactions and shared interests, loving things UNapologetically, and a crazy dream J had. Show Notes: Inside Out - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Inside_Out_(2015_film)  Support the Show and Vote for Host: https://www.patreon.com/popcornculture    Get your own GMA stickers: https://carlinbrothersmercantile.com/products/gma-stickers  Get Your Bingo Card:...
Published 12/01/23
This week we wanted to give everyone a little preview of what it’s like over on ye ol’ patreon with a few of the After the Final Pop episodes. If these pique your interest and you are not yet a member of our Patreon community you can sign up right here:  https://www.patreon.com/popcornculture        Ben and J discuss: bubble gum, shock pens, 1,000 paper crane wishes, “favorite song” questions, Mt. Kilimanjaro/Machu Picchu/ the Great Barrier Reef, Midjourney’s confusion, potatoes, and carnival...
Published 11/24/23
Ben and J discuss: downhill mountain biking, breaking the dopamine habit, the SAG-AFTRA strike, Instagram Ads, and notification checklists. Show Notes: Dopamine Nation - https://www.amazon.com/Dopamine-Nation-Finding-Balance-Indulgence/dp/B08LQZCGDJ The Dark Knight - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Dark_Knight The Lego Batman Movie - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Lego_Batman_Movie Support the Show and Vote for Host: https://www.patreon.com/popcornculture Get your own GMA...
Published 11/17/23