They Did What To Ryan Coogler?

In this pre-taped episode(some TV lingo for that ass) we discuss the accosting of Black Panther director, Ryan Coogler, who apparently was banking while Black. *Disclaimer: The gun is not real. Looks real. NOT REAL. Same gun used in three episodes of SVP’s The Reluctant Hitman series. If you don’t know what that means, please … Read more


Denise Tapscott Marc Abbott Kirk A Johnson and Steven Van Patten go off the beaten path a little bit and talk about the Paramount Plus series 1883! Why? Well, 1) Because we’re always making fun of #SamElliott (respectfully, of course) and 2) It’s a damn good, gritty-ass Western series. In any event, this is a … Read more

What do you mean they’re out of COVID?!

his week, Denise Tapscott, Marc Abbott, Kirk A Johnson, and Steven Van Patten put the nerd stuff aside and talk about the current wishy-washy way local and federal politicians are rolling back COVID restrictions and our reservations about it. We also discuss how even though we are dead set against Russia’s attack on Ukraine, we … Read more

It’s A Girl

Denise Tapscott joins the team to announce that she is officially ON THE TEAM! Expect to see Denise with Marc Abbott Kirk A Johnson and Steven Van Patten in every episode moving forward. (Pending work and family emergencies of course.) Discussions Include: Why is there an armored racist in ‘The Peacemaker’ during Black History Month, … Read more

Pre Super Bowl Blowout

The team tapes early so we can catch you all before you are too Super Bowl drunk to understand! Denise Tapscott joins once again to keep us Black History fresh! It’s the pregame you didn’t know you wanted but know you need! Hit ‘PLAY’ motherscratcher!

Banned in the USA

The team takes a serious look at how racism is allowed to foster in the US with bans on books and CRT. Then, a much more fun conversation about The Book of Boba Fett and why people can’t just be patient when they know damn good and well these helmeted space hoodlums will eventually bring … Read more

The Connective Tissue

The team marvels over The Eternals and all the good, bad, and the tropey that comes with it. We also a fun walk down cosplay memory lane! We’ll get back to complaining about evil people next week. This is BWS at its most nerdlicious!

F*** Your Diet

Coming in to celebrate the 2nd anniversary of her book ‘F*** Your Diet’ journalist, author, and hilarious stand-up comic Chloe Hilliard joins Marc Abbott, Kirk Johnson, and SVP for an insightful conversation around toxic fandom, toxic politics, and her amazing book. Feel every piece of this!