Episodes
In this episode, to celebrate Katie Thurston’s promotion to the role of main character in this season of The Bachelorette, Erin joins us as we snake draft the female supporting characters who don’t get their due. We discuss which ladies are done dirty by the films they’re in, which supporting characters got a glow-up, and who’s superior in High School Musical: Gabriella or Sharpay.
Published 06/09/21
Welcome to a sneak peek at our Bachelorette Premiere Episode Recap! If you are already a Friend or Best Friend of the Show, you already get these recaps dropped into your secret podcast feed every Tuesday, but if you are a new listener or interested in trying something new in 2021, we will be watching this season of The Bachelorette like we always do and then recapping it with a new episode every Tuesday for our supporters. Go to Knoxandjamie.com/patreon to join over 10,000 other people...
Published 06/08/21
In this episode, we get to judge other people’s parenting choices! We talk through listeners’ parenthood confessionals, dole out NO’s of parenthood like a mom tossing goldfish crackers at a cranky toddler, and we ask one set of parents to DM us back with more information.
Published 06/02/21
In this episode, We chat about Katie “Vibratie” Thurston, her 30 new boyfriends, their bios, their socials, and our thoughts about the upcoming season… which we can’t believe is here already and we have to do again in the fall.
Published 05/26/21
In this episode, we play tour guide and lead you out of the drought of last year’s paltry tv offerings to the fresh waters of this summer’s television lineup. We discuss which shows had to walk the plank, point out the shows you should let float on by, and make the case for a few shows we think will make a big splash.
Published 05/19/21
In this The More You Know, we discuss the latest pop culture headlines including Bennifer 2.0, the newest Superman movie, and what Lin-Manuel Miranda’s hair could mean. Plus guess how many times the topic of nipples comes up.
Published 05/12/21
In this episode, we’re celebrating moms for Mother’s Day by talking about iconic MILFs… moms I’d like to friend. Join us as we discuss pop culture’s most caring mothers and stay tuned to find out which Disney mom Knox thinks is Mona from Who’s The Boss level of hot.
Published 05/05/21
In this episode, we are celebrating 400 episodes of The Popcast! We’re trying to stay young and hip so we’re back with our 18th installment of Urban Dictionary. Don’t be a smooth brain. Open your notes app to jot down some new words and phrases that may help you communicate better with the youths. Trust us on this VSA.
Published 04/28/21
The Oscars are this Sunday, so we’re taking a trip down the Academy Awards memory lane by talking about Hollywood’s biggest night from 5, 10, and 20 years ago. We recap the winner, the snubs, and who’s still winning after all these years.
Published 04/21/21
In this The More You Know, we discuss the latest pop culture headlines including the death watch of the romance between J.Lo and A.Rod’s and the mystery of why Hollywood thinks we need a fifth Indiana Jones movie. Plus we so-what who-cares that singer who did a cover version of one of her own albums from 13 years ago.
Published 04/14/21
In this episode, since we stand at the precipice of wedding season, we share cringe-worthy engagement stories from our listeners. Learn what LMFAO, Miley Cyrus, and the American Revolution have in common. Plus stay tuned as we give some proposal advice to a listener who called in with a question.
Published 04/07/21
In this episode, to celebrate the birthday of our senior creative Erin Moon, we deep dive one of her favorite teen rom coms of the aughts: 2006’s She’s The Man. Amanda stans and optimists unite as we discuss this Amanda Bynes vehicle including which famous comedians she was primed to take the torch from to who stole her lunch money when things went south. Plus we discuss bad wigs, Paul Blart, and the believability of Channing Tatum playing a high schooler at age 26.
Published 03/31/21
In this episode, we play tour guide as you start down the path of your next binge watch journey. Taking a page from the podcast What Should I Read Next and our good friend Anne Bogel, listeners share the shows they love and the shows they hate, and we help them solve the age-old question of “what should I watch next?” Not only do we recommend shows that share a common thread, but we also give them each an off-beat recommendation or two.
Published 03/24/21
In this The More You Know, we discuss the latest pop culture headlines including news about Chris Harrison and The Bachelor franchise and the demise of Jrod. Plus we share our thoughts and opinions on the 2021 Oscar nominations and ranked the Grammy performances.
Published 03/17/21
In this episode, because spring is about to be sprung, Erin joins us to snake draft pop culture’s rebirths. From personal comebacks to brand revivals, we talk about whose renaissance we’re enjoying the most. Plus find out which actor’s career resurrection we’d smooch, marry, or kill.
Published 03/10/21
In this episode, we review the things our listeners have confessed to doing in their spare time. Is it time to reconsider your hobby? Plus we wonder if you parlay your pastime into a payday, does that suck all the fun out of it?
Published 03/03/21
In this episode, we discuss book adaptations: the good, the bad, the should, and the please don’t. Whether you believe the book is always better than the film or if you prefer to watch the movie before reading the source material (like Jamie and Harry Potter), this conversation will give you plenty to add to your movie queue and must-reads list.
Published 02/24/21
In this episode, we discuss listener QTNAs- Questions That Need Answers. Perhaps you’re kept up at night pondering mysteries like ‘Why are the Hough siblings a thing?’ or ‘How did Taylor Swift get so much accomplished in 2020?’ or ‘What’s up with pigeons?’ We discuss these listener-submitted inquiries and more plus engage in a heated debate about our favorite condiments.
Published 02/17/21
In this The More You Know, we discuss our many issues with the Golden Globes, heap praise upon SNL for the first time in ages, and we break down the Superbowl commercials, snake draft style.
Published 02/10/21
In this episode, we revisit the NOs of dating. We share a couple of our own dates that are best to be forgotten as well as our commentary on listeners’ most cringe-worthy dates.
Published 02/03/21
In this episode, we explain all things Denzel Washington. We cover everything from how he won a make up Oscar, why he’s not a paparazzi target, and how there would be no Black Panther without Denzel Washington. Listen to find why The Popcast holds itself to the Denzel standard.
Published 01/27/21
It’s been a wild year (all 20 days of it), and we are collectively dealing with stress in our own wonderfully weird ways. We’re not talking about having a candy bar in the car or making time for a bubble bath. We discuss oddball things we eat, nostalgic things we watch, and who we fantasize about becoming just to give us a slice of comfort in these discombobulating times.
Published 01/20/21
We kick off this The More You Know by briefly reflecting on our crazy accurate 2021 predictions, then move onto Armie Hammer’s alleged cannibalistic tendencies, the Olivia Wilde/Jason Sudeikis/Harry Styles love triangle, and the trailers for Supernova, Locked Down, and Malcom and Marie. Plus, the NFL was on Nickelodeon, so we share our own unconventional channel mashup ideas.
Published 01/13/21
We're gazing into our crystal ball and foretelling the future for 2021 in our yearly predictions episode.  But first, we face the music for our 2020 pop culture predictions to see what we got right and where we missed the mark.
Published 01/06/21
Here's a sneak peek of our premiere recap of The Bachelor starring Matt James and the 32 women vying for his heart. This episode can be heard in its entirety by supporting us on Patreon: www.patreon.com/popcast
Published 01/05/21