The Untenable Podcast, Episode 138: Watching the Throne


The one with the tribes.

In this week’s shorter than usual episode, Mike and Jay take a roadie to see Marvel’s Black Panther and talk about their initial thoughts of the movie.


The Untenable Podcast, Episode 137: Force Yoga Across the Universe


The one with breaking down the beats.

In this week’s episode, Mike and Jay primarily talk about their Last Jedi opinions on the backlash and their own feelings about the experience, as well as some talk about current state of television.

The Untenable Podcast, Episode 136: Domestic Blitz


The one with joysticks and night sticks.

In this week’s episode, Mike and Jay talk about video game excursions over the holidays, including Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus, Call of Duty: World War II, Homefront: The Revolution, and NBA Live ‘18; and all of this with a domestic disturbance that plays out in the corridor outside of Jay’s apartment.

Intro song: “Breathe” Collective Soul  Outro song: “Run” Collective Soul

The Untenable Podcast, Solo Cast: Talkin’ About Coco


The one with the offerings.

In this week’s solo cast, Jay reflects on his experience with Pixar’s Coco, and remembers the dearly departed and lessons learned about Day of the Dead offerings.

Link to New York Times article about Danny Lozano’s store and his role in the community

The Untenable Podcast, Episode 133: Ragnarok’n in the USA


The one with the unnecessary pacing.

In this week’s episode, Mike and Jay share their reactions to Thor Ragnarok, Stranger Things, Season 2, and share some insights about gaming and the need to apply overly contextual readings about the games’ contents.


Intro song: “Planet Sakaar” Mark Mothersbaugh
Outro song: “Eulogy” Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein

The Untenable Podcast, SoloCast: 31 Days of Horror Review

The one with the horrific rambling.

In this week’s solocast, Jay talks about some of his favorites from his list of 31 horror movies posted to the blog during October.


Intro song: “Heathens” twenty one pilots

Outro song: “The Sky is a Neighborhood” Foo Fighters