Episode 111: Barbie with Richard Bolisay
One billion dollars in the box office! Fans decked in pink all over the theaters. Gasp, can Barbie be the biggest movie of 2023?
And since you asked for it, here we go! With the help of our good friend Richard Bolisay, we're giving you two glorious hours talking about the movie. Did we like it or not? Guess!
Sidebars include marketing tactics, Oppenheimer, woke culture, fictional beings, and more!
Come on, podpals, let's go party!
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112. Episode 112: Mama's Boys01:19:11We all have that one friend or family member. You know what we're talking about. The mama's boy. Love 'em or be annoyed with 'em, hey, they are what they are. In this episode, we talk about the psychology behind guys who love their moms a little bit too much, with sidebars such as daddy's girls and grade school experiences. Sit back on your favorite sofa, drink some tea or coffee, and tune in to another fun telebabad tapes episode!
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107. Episode 107: FilAms vs. Filipinos01:25:44OMG, podpals! Have you heard of the latest beef on TikTok? It's quite the warzone there with native Pinoys and Filipino-Americans bashing each other.Join us in this telebabad session as we try to unpack the reasons behind these heated arguments!Do FilAms have a superiority complex? Are mainlanders actually backwards when it comes to the global culture?Whew, there's a lot of ground to cover, podpals. Time to tune in!
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