Really Important Fictional Things

Really Important Fictional Things

There's no guilty in these pleasures. Every week we'll explore complex themes below the surface of our favorite fictional things.

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Chomping at the Bit to Narc (School of Rock)

March 30, 2023

This week we're rocking out on Mike White/Jack Black's School of Rock! Spoiler alert: We love it. But also, kids need to learn math. In What We Watched, Rosey's into Bad Sister and we do a mini deep dive into The Last of Us'…

An Underlying Kink (Mr. & Mrs. Smith)

March 22, 2023

This week we're talking about Mr. & Mrs. Smith. Spoiler alert, Rosey is not a fan. We dive into their fascinating romantic dynamic, how they're both incredible and awful at their jobs, and the plausibility of some of those a…

A Solid Beta (Ginny & Georgia)

March 16, 2023

This week we're diving deep into Netflix's Ginny & Georgia, and we've got a guest along for the ride! Our old college friend Taylor has joined to help us explore all the ways this show defies expectations, and is misundersto…

Bombarded with Testosterone (She's the Man)

March 8, 2023

This week we dive into She's the Man . We have a hilariously good time going back to 2006 and reveling in the joy that is Amanda Bynes. It brings up way more questions about the gender and sexuality spectrums than we origina…

He's Cute, If You Love him (My Big Fat Greek Wedding)

March 2, 2023

Today we're talking My Big Fat Greek Wedding. Have you tried putting some windex on it? Things we discussed Greco-Turkish wars Where to watch/Listen The Hunger Game - Amazo…

Things Get Slippery (Misfits)

Feb. 22, 2023

This week we're talking about the British TV Show Misfits that we both loved and watched back in 2009. No shock, we have a different experience during our rewatch of the first two seasons. We go down various tangents along t…