Ep 74 // Twitter Moments / ‘The Little Stranger’

Premiere DateSep 7, 2018
00:00 Intro
01:05 START /// Twitter Moments w/ Matt Ruby & J. McVay
02:05 NY Times publishes anonymous op-ed from Trump administration official
14:12 Twitter Moment 1: Confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh enters second day
25:10 Twitter Moment 2: Nike releases Just Do It commercial featuring Colin Kaepernick /// END
39:08 1st Person: Faheem // Living With Mental Illness
43:49 Movie Review: ‘The Little Stranger’ w/ Jacqueline Soller
45:46 Movie Chat: Jacqueline Soller + J. McVay (spoiler alert)
58:05 John Knefel // When The Right Steals From The Left
60:02 "Fine" (BTR Live Studio, 2018) Neighbor Lady
64:00 Outro / Credits
64:48 Finish.

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

Also, J. McVay and Jacqueline Soller discuss the recently released movie, The Little Stranger, directed by Lenny Abrahamson and starring Domhnall Gleeson, Ruth Wilson, Will Poulter, and Charlotte Rampling.

Along the way, we’ll also hear from Radio Dispatch’s John Knefel,who digs into what’s behind rightwing pundit Tucker Carlson seeming to make common cause with those on the left who take issue with the hoarding of wealth by billionaires like Jeff Bezos, owner of Amazon; we’ll hear from a man named Faheem, who shared what it’s been like to live with schizophrenia; and we’ll take an exclusive early listen to a performance by Atlanta indie rock band Neighbor Lady, 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…

recommendations