The GENIUS of Black Jeopardy

https://traffic.libsyn.com/secure/everydayliminality/5-5._Black_Jeopardy.m4a Saturday Night Live has long been a silly variety show with an aim at satirizing pop culture. Whether it be politics or celebrity life, the show’s creators have been making us laugh at the absurd for more… Read More

Stealing the Show

https://traffic.libsyn.com/secure/everydayliminality/5.3-Heists.m4a The intricacy of the plan, the thrill of the chase. There’s something so entertaining about “heist” movies. Whether it’s the suave Ocean’s Eleven or the brute The Fast and the Furious, movies about people stealing stuff captivate us from start… Read More

Learning to be Human Again

http://traffic.libsyn.com/everydayliminality/4.11._Her.m4a Imagine a world in which everyone is isolated from one another, in which people are so lonely and emotionally stunted that their only place of comfort is found in computers, video games, and anonymous online communication. Okay…. Read More

Battle for the greatest sports movie (A Bracket)

http://traffic.libsyn.com/everydayliminality/4.10._Sports_Bracket.m4a In a previous episode, Br. Tito and I discussed some of the greatest sports movies of all time and why we liked them. Given our love for sports, we thought it was a great episode, revealing how… Read More

Scrubs: A Tribute to Doctors

http://traffic.libsyn.com/everydayliminality/4.9._Scrubs.m4a One thing that originally brought Br. Tito and I together how many years ago was our love for the show Scrubs. It is an absolute classic, a longtime favorite of mine since high school. It’s wacky, it’s moving,… Read More

Sports Without Fans?

http://traffic.libsyn.com/everydayliminality/4.8._Sports_without_fans.mp3 One of the obvious casualties of the coronavirus shutdown is the loss of all sports. No NCAA tournament. No NBA. No NHL. No MLB. No nothing. Because of the immediate health risk to fans, nothing can take… Read More

This Is Not A Drill

http://traffic.libsyn.com/everydayliminality/4.7._Contagion.mp3 Ladies and gentlemen, this is not a drill. Over 160,000 people have been infected worldwide with COVID-19, and more than 6000 people have lost their lives. The total number has doubled in 11 days, and is doing… Read More

Knives Out: Always More Than There First Appears

http://traffic.libsyn.com/everydayliminality/4-6._Knives_Out.m4a We like to jump to conclusions. We take a quick look, jog our memory, and move on. It’s not the worst habit to have (it’s a great evolutionary adaptation, actually) but it does leave us drawing incorrect conclusions from… Read More

Parasite and the Plight of the Poor

http://traffic.libsyn.com/everydayliminality/4.5._Parasite.m4a Let’s be honest: the Academy isn’t always the greatest at picking the “best picture.” This year wasn’t one of those years. If you are like most people and did not see Parasite, I highly recommend going to see… Read More

The Fall of Skywalker

http://traffic.libsyn.com/everydayliminality/4.4._Fall_of_Skywalker.mp3 Okay, so I realize that everyone is always disappointed in the most hyped movie of the year. Super fans will always set expectations too high, demand too much, and will never be happy. Everyone knows this, and… Read More

The Mandalorian: A story of religious life

http://traffic.libsyn.com/everydayliminality/4-2._Mandalorian.m4a The Mandalorian is catching the world by storm. It’s got action and adventure, plot twists and betrayal. It’s even got a baby version of Yoda! For Star Wars nerds, there is plenty of nostalgia to go around,… Read More

Two Popes, One Beautiful Mess

http://traffic.libsyn.com/everydayliminality/4-1._Two_Popes.m4a If you haven’t seen the Netflix original Two Popes, Br. Tito and I highly recommend it. That is, with an important caveat: it’s a complete work of fiction. While, yes, there are in fact two living men who… Read More