Monday, September 28, 2020

Big Bang Buzzcast Episode 202: The Middle Earth Paradigm

 That's how we roll in the Shire!

  • Diving into Big Bang Theory's first Halloween episode! What's really the right time to show up for a Halloween party? (Check out our poll results here!) Why must sexy Halloween costumes ruin childhood icons? How much was Leonard to blame in his confrontation with Kurt? Was Penny really with Kurt at the time of her first kiss with Leonard? This plus more in our discussion!
  • Extra trivia - while recording the episode we couldn't remember which of the Big Bang Theory writers dressed up as the Dopper Effect, but it was David Goetsch!

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Running time: 1:09:18, 51.6 MB

Monday, August 24, 2020

Big Bang Buzzcast Episode 201: The Hamburger Postulate

 RIP Souplantation.

  • Which one of us has never eaten at Big Boy? (Did Pasadena even HAVE a Big Boy?) What do shoes on a telephone wire mean? How aware was Penny of her feelings towards Leonard? Why did Leonard answer Sheldon's phone call? Plus - learn why you don't want to get on Nicole's bad side! All this and more in our episode discussion!

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Running time: 1:01:31, 38 MB

Sunday, July 26, 2020

Big Bang Buzzcast Episode 200: Crimecast

For our 200th episode, we take a closer look at some of the show's most pressing disappearances.
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Running time: 1:23:01, 65.7 MB

Monday, July 13, 2020

Big Bang Buzzcast Episode 199: The Luminous Fish Effect

Glow in the dark tampons. That is all.
  • Congratulations to Melissa Rauch on the birth of her son, Brooks! She wrote an essay for Glamour about giving birth during a pandemic
  • Jim Parsons' new show, Hollywood, is up on Netflix
  • We answer questions from a listener - and talk about driving simulators, if there are any episodes we can't stand/skip over, and what languages we speak!
  • Was Sheldon wrong about caves? (Yes.) Will we ever have buffets again? The introduction of Dr. Gablehouser AND Mrs. Cooper! Plus, we're no mathmologists, but Sheldon's numbers don't add up. This plus more in our episode discussion!
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Runing time: 1:16:45, 58.3 MB

Monday, June 22, 2020

Big Bang Buzzcast Episode 198: The Fuzzy Boots Corollary

Leonard and Penny's first date! Or is it?
  • How was Leonard able to steal Penny's mail from the locked mailboxes? Should he have come clean about the date? Was Penny actually hoping it was a date? And how should you actually respond to someone having a panic attack? All this and more in our episode discussion!
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Running time: 55:28, 38.2 MB

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Big Bang Buzzcast Episode 197: The Big Bran Hypothesis

It's a Big Bran world right now.

  • Big Bang Theory updated their Facebook cover photo (see above) - how do YOU sit in a chair? Tag yourself!
  • John Ross Bowie sings Happy Birthday to help with your hand washing needs, Kaley is bringing a Cup of Cuoco, and Kunal's been going live
  • How long has passed between the Pilot and this episode? Would most people really know how many Superman movies there are? What was with Raj's voiceover? All this plus more in our episode discussion!
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Running time: 45:56, 30.8MB

Saturday, April 4, 2020

Big Bang Buzzcast Episode 196: Pilot

We're going back to where it all started, to make our way through the first half of the series! (Basically everything that aired before we started the podcast.)
  • Our previous episode where we compared the Unaired Pilot to the Pilot we all know and love is here
  • To listen to our commentary for the (aired) Pilot, go here
  • Our episode discussion (starts at 7:45) this time around includes discussing the few things that now feel dated, thoughts on the character's wardrobes, Penny being very trusting to shower at their apartment, and the importance of having a diverse writer's room!
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Running time: 1:06:07, 47.3 MB