Jun 14, 2018
Welcome to Episode 101 of Punch Drunk TV. We wish we started the
show off on a lighter note, but due to the unfortunate death of
Anthony Bourdain, we do their best to unpack our own emotions
regarding the man's legacy and impact on the world, while also
recalling some low points in our lives that led to some
self-destructive actions. Mental illness, suicide, and the way the
media and social media impacts these things are all touched on ...
and then 50 minutes in, the show gets into its normal groove.
Bare with us. It's been a rough week.
NEWS HIGHLIGHTS THIS WEEK:
- Anthony Bourdain died of suicide at the age of
has officially greenlit a "Game of Thrones" prequel series, set
within the fabled time period the "Age of Heroes," which will
allegedly take place a thousand years before the
from a third "Kingsman" movie and spinoff movie that's in the
works, Matthew Vaughn is developing an eight hour "Kingsman" TV
"Aeon Flux" live-action TV reboot is in development at
AT&T - Time Warner Merger has been approved.
Simon, who was banned from Twitter for a day because he told
someone to "drop dead" says his next HBO show, which is a Capital
Hill-set drama, has been in limbo for three years, thanks to Donald
Trump. Details, here:
JACK'S LOSERS: "American Woman," "Big Hero
Six: The Series," "I Want THAT Wedding"
AARON'S FENCER: "The Staircase"
JACK'S FENCERS: "Dodo Heroes"
AARON'S WINNERS: "Impulse," "Dear White People," "Killing Eve" and "Westworld"
WINNERS: "Vet Gone
Wild," "Five Points,"
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Welcome to Episode 101.
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