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Jan 24, 2018

This week Andrea and Lisa weigh in on whether the 1987 rom-com-drama Broadcast News starring Holly Hunter, Albert Brooks and William Hurt is a realistic portrayal of journalism. Also discussed: contagious diseases, Marlee Matlin, and season 2 of the Crown
Show notes:
Last Man on Earth trailer
Broadcast News trailer
How 'Broadcast News' Predicted Journalism As We Know It
Broadcast News on Rotten Tomatoes
Broadcast News - Aaron struggles on air
Broadcast News alternate ending
Rotten Apples
I'll Scream Later by Marlee Matlin
Andrea Warner: The Crown, Season 2
Lisa Christiansen: Manhatten Beach by Jennifer Egan
Music credits:

"Flutterbee" by Podington Bear
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Theme song "Pyro Flow" by Kevin Macleod

Intro bed:"OLPC" by Marco Raaphorst
From Free Music Archive

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Pop This! is two women talking about pop culture.

Lisa Christiansen is a broadcaster, journalist and longtime metal head. Andrea Warner is a music critic, author and former horoscopes columnist.

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Pop This! podcast is produced by Andrea Gin and recorded at the Vancouver Public Library.