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Happily Ever Aftermath

Apr 11, 2018

As we continue our Cusack Run, we talk about Diana’s pick Better Off Dead... (1985). Polina missed this film growing up, but likes its absurdist nature and complements the way it encapsulates the constant humiliation one feels as a teenager. It was a television staple in Diana's house and is also the catalyst of her...


Mar 28, 2018

In lap two of our Cusack Run, we talk about Diana’s pick High Fidelity (2000). Diana was very nervous about misquoting her favorite (no! incorrect!) most influential movie. Polina gushes over Iben Hjelie’s character Laura. An hour was not enough to cover it all!

Rob, a record store owner and compulsive list maker,...


Mar 14, 2018

We begin our John Cusack series of episodes with the obvious Cusack classic and Polina's pick Being John Malkovich (1999)....wait, what? Helping us tackle this head scratching but hilarious film is Ryan Skonnord of married to Diana fame. Polina associates this film with an unstable period in her life. Ryan shares the...


Feb 28, 2018

We geek out about Pretty In Pink (1986) with guest Alysa Lucas, host of Best Forevers: A Podcast for Kindred Spirits. She discusses how her feelings towards Duckie and Blane evolved and dazzles us with her uber knowledge and expertise on relationships. Plus prom talk!

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Feb 14, 2018

After Diana recovers from a bright red complexion, she opens up about her pick Secretary (2002). Polina is surprised by the selection, but very excited to discuss the movie. For those celebrating Valentine's Day, this movie is not a how-to manual for BDSM (or appropriate workplace relations).

A young woman, recently...