Episode 89: Rene & Andy

Rene Duquesnoy and Andy Carey

RENE DUQUESNOY & ANDY CAREY repeatedly splish splash through a puddle metaphor  as we talk Star Wars, Mad Max: Fury Road, The Princess Bride, HGTV and Road House. Bobcat Goldthwait and Woody Allen make unexpected appearances.


0:00 Intro where Sammy, who has known Rene for years, muffs Rene’s last name.

1:15 They break down Haterade for Sammy.

3:35 Rene introduced Andy’s son to Star Wars.

“That’s a special Facebook folder called, ‘Jamie Loves Dessert’” – Rene

5:25 Rene is going to be a father. He and his wife love Chicago and would never leave; Andy explains why he moved to the suburbs.

12:00 Rene and Andy (and Bobcat Goldthwait) disagree on Fury Road.

“It felt like 2 hours of pod racing.” – Rene

16:20 Andy is watching the Twilight Zone as white noise. Rene, who is training for a marathon, talks about what he uses for distraction (or not).

23:10 Andy’s son just watched The Princess Bride for the first time.

“I had it for the Mac Classic before it was a classic.” – Rene

26:10 Surge soda is returning to store shelves. Rene is way too into HGTV and he and Andy break down what it’s like to be homeowners.

34:15 Ronda Rousey is in talks to star in a remake of Road House. We (and Woody Allen) discuss movie remakes in general.

“You don’t have to service my childhood…but you can try to make a movie that’s watchable.” – Andy

39:20 Outro with a special PopFury-flavored improvised rap.

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