Episode #163: “Teenage Wasteland” | Can’t Buy Me Love (1987)

The 80s was full of movies showcasing the plight of the modern teenager… and John Hughes was the master. Unfortunately, John Hughes didn’t make this one. What do you get when you cross a story about a boy wanting to be popular with good old-fashioned almost-prostitution? Can’t Buy Me Love!

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Episode #138: “Creature Stole My Twinkie” | The Monster Squad (1987)

Thirty years before this podcast begins it was a time of darkness in the Monster Squad clubhouse. Fast forward three decades to a time when John and a small band of freedom fighters (Pat) conspired to rid the world of vampires and monsters… and to save mankind from the forces of eternal evil by producing a podcast so amazing that the entire world would listen to it and marvel….

They blew it.

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