Ep 49 // Twitter Moments / ‘Thoroughbreds’ / ‘A Wrinkle In Time’

Premiere DateMar 16, 2018
00:00 Intro
01:17 START /// Twitter Moments w/ Matt Ruby
02:04 Tamika Mallory, Women’s March, Farrakhan
03:39 Sec. of State Rex Tillerson Fired
07:03 TM1: Students and teachers across New York say #NeverAgain
15:54 TM2: How did Stephen Hawking live 55 years with motor neurone disease?
22:45 TM3: A husband photobombed his wife 11 years before they even met /// END
27:32 1st Person: Carol // Believing In Fate
31:59 Movie Review: ‘Thoroughbreds’ w/ Jacqueline Soller
34:11 Movie Chat: ‘Thoroughbreds’ (spoiler alert)
47:46 Movie Review: ‘A Wrinkle In Time’ w/ Jacqueline Soller
49:37 Movie Chat: ‘A Wrinkle In Time’ (spoiler alert)
68:05 Molly Knefel // The Familiar Bankruptcy Of Education Reform
70:35 “Trophy Daughter” (BTR Live Studio, 2018) Sur Back
75:32 Outro / Credits
76:19 Finish.

This week, Matt Ruby joins us for another edition of Twitter Moments, in which we talk about these topics that were trending on Twitter as we recorded:

1) Students and teachers across New York say #NeverAgain

2) How did Stephen Hawking live 55 years with motor neurone disease?

3) A husband photobombed his wife 11 years before they even met

We’re also joined by Jacqueline Soller to discuss the recently released movies, Thoroughbreds and A Wrinkle In Time. Along the way, we’ll also hear from Radio Dispatch’s Molly Knefel with her thoughts on the dangerously un-unique ideas of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos; we’ll hear from a woman named Carol, who told us about her belief in fate; and we’ll take an exclusive early listen to a performance by by baroque-pop artist Sur Back, from an episode of BTR Live Studio set to be released next week.

Music composed by and show edited by Hansdale Hsu.

HOST J. McVay
J grew up down in Louisiana and Texas before moving to NYC for college. After college, he decided to stick around, working in film and television production for well over a decade. He came to BTR in 2011 when he…

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