078 SUMMER BLOCKBUSTERS OF THE 1980S

With the summer heat crashing their weather channel apps, Bob and Tim are taking solace in the cinema of their youth.  And what unfolds out of focus are the big screen projections that initiated their life-long exploration of pop culture.

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061 WAR GAMES

Shall we play a game?  Looks like there's "Mall Madness", "Pizza Party", "Fireball Island."  Or we can listen to Bob and Tim unbox the frighteningly relevant Matthew Broderick thriller "War Games."   Its a thermo-nuclear holocaust for the whole family.

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048 THE DAY AFTER

No graphic image struck more graphic fear into Tim's childhood than the atomic stalk of  a mushroom cloud.  And no program better illustrated this phobia than the 1983 tv movie THE DAY AFTER.  So, following last weekend's text to the brink, he's returning to ground zero for a horrifying re-watch.

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