July 16, 2018
Brian and Dan hit the road so that they can be joined by Chad Cavanaugh from Grunt1bComics as they record from Socal Comics' Signing Saturday event. The guys get the latest on Chad's newest projects and comics, how it feels to have 5 different comic titles, and how the local San Diego comic creator scene has grown and come together, they talk everything 2018 Comic Con and what the event means to San Diego, Chad gives his insight from the creator side of the SDCC, and Dan goes OFF about what DC plans to do with the Joker character and Joaquin Phoenix.
July 9, 2018
Brian and Dan are back with another “diet” episode and are talking the rescue of the Thai Soccer team, the potential of Brock Lesner’s return to the UFC, the “surprising” celebrity engagement news, changes to Yelp & Netflix, amen Brian and Dan review and breakdown Antman and Wasp!
June 26, 2018
The week Brian and Dan are back with another episode of "Diet" Pop Not Soda as they talk World Cup and its madness, ABC's proposed spinoff of Roseanne (without Roseanne), why and how Jurassic World continues to make just so much money at teh box office even though the movie...isn't that good, if IGTV will find any success, and Brian recaps Westworld Season 2 and talks his predictions for the season finale.
June 12, 2018
This is the first of the "diet" episodes for Pop Not Soda and Brian and Dan take the helm without Brett! Brian and Dan reflect on the lives and impact of Anthony Bourdain and Kate Spade, break down all the early news from E3, comment on the popularity of NBA vs NHL Finals and who is having the better celebration, how much Amazon is set to spend on a Lord of the Rings TV show, and what in the world will the Game of Thrones prequel have in store for us.
June 4, 2018
This week the guys have a specila 6 pack of pop culture as they discuss who had the worst week in the spotlight - talking Roseanne's tweets and cancellations, Bryan Colangelo's twitter fingers, JR Smith's last second bludner, Pusha T's shots at Drake and more! Plus some Pop Not Soda cast news that impacts how Season 4 will continue through the summer you'll want to hear!
May 23, 2018
This week the guys breakdown Ryan Reynolds transformation and complete living roll as Deadpool, give their thoughts on the Royal Wedding and the Merkel family, predict what the legalization of sports betting could look like, they give their advice on how not to become infamous on the internet, and the guys talk the early reviews for Solo: A Star Wars Story.
May 14, 2018
The guys are back this week tackling what 2018 has held for Donald Glover/Childish Gambino, how his start keeps rising, and if anyone can dethrone him as the King of 2018, they cover all the drama behind the scenes of FOX's Lethal Weapon and the worst character/actor replacements in TV history, the upcoming The Predator sequel, all of the TV cancellations & renewals including Rick and Morty getting a 70 episode order, and Brian and Dan talk Infinity War [SPOILERS - OBVIOUSLY] while trying not to end Brett's existence.
April 30, 2018
Dan has survived Coachella and he's back with some stories, the guys talk festival headliners they'd sell their tickets not to see, Kanye's tweets and their fallout, all the news from CinemaCon and the Venom trailer, the guys take a shot at guessing how much Avengers: Infinity War will make in a weekend, and Brian reviews God of War gameplay.
April 16, 2018
This week the guys are recapping all the news from Coachella Weekend One, breaking down the Tristan Thompson cheating scandal, the misstep of a local radio host, TJ Miller's arrest on a train, Brian proposes a new national holiday, and finally, the Champion of the Infinity War Madness Bracket is revealed!
April 9, 2018
This week the guys are joined by the band retra as they talk Conor McGregor's UFC ambush and legal trouble, Facebook's continuing data breach saga, the Duffer brothers behind Stranger Things being sued, Brian goes all in on the Jersey Shore reunion, Retra talks their brand new single, their upcoming shows, how it feels to have a full band, and what 2018 has instore for them. Then Retra closes out the show with a live performance of their song "Pony!" A definite can't miss episode!