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Episode 13 | Better Call Saul, Fargo, The Leftovers, Girlboss, and American Psycho

Show Open (0:00), Brockmire and its connection to Kim Wexler from Better Call Saul (2:00), Binge Viewing vs. Appointment TV (5:00), Five Best (7:15); The Fargo Playbook, Silicon Valley opposite of Entourage?, punishment by view of the men's urinals, Mike McGuyver?, Saul/Bad and the mastering of the montage and scenes that utilizes silence 

Scott: 5. The Americans 4. Billions 3. The Leftovers 2. Fargo 1. Better Call Saul 

Josh 5. Fargo 4. Silicon Valley 3. Better Call Saul  2.Veep 1. The Leftovers 

Girlboss (26:45), Manager's Special (31:00): Tickled, Interstellar, American Psycho, The Prestige, and Queen Sugar, Meet the Nielsens: 1984 (41:13)... TV Ratings, The A Team, Shaking Up, Sam Simon, Duck Factory, Jim Carrey, Dynasty Season Finale plot revealed, Teenage Suicide documentary, Home Theater Sound, Paul Newman reprising role of "Fast" Eddie Felson, Police Academy #1 comedy, Sneak Preview of Sixteen Candles, Steve Perry releases first solo album, HBO gets panned for mini series, Susan Lucci, RIP, Jonathan Demme (51:05), Preview of next week's show (51:50)... The Handmade's Tale, Elizabeth Moss, Top of the Lake, Dear White People, Catastrophe, and American Gods.

Episode 7 | Show Notes

"Streaming Breakdown" covers 'The Americans' In-Depth season 5 premiere (1:45), 'Feud: Bette & Joan' In-Depth (8:28), 'The Arrangement' In-Depth (20:48), 'Chicago Justice' In-Depth (22:30), plus "New & Notes" "Score Card Update" (24:00) Patricia Clarkson, HBO, Gillian Flynn, Robert Osborne Tribute, TCM, Noah Wylie, Billions, Crashing, Patriot and Big Little Lies. "Meet the Nielsens" (41:14) takes us to 1994: Roseanne, 60 Minutes, Seinfeld, Home Improvement, Murder She Wrote, Burt Reynolds, 90210, Dr. Quinn Medicine Woman, the fall of the dramatic series, Scott tells a personal Gilbert Grape story, Leonardo DiCaprio, Greedy, The Chase, Michael J. Fox, Charlie Sheehan, Shindlers List, how Mrs. Shindler skipped a screening because it was too long for a 86 year-old to sit through, Everly/Eberly story, talk show 'Later,' Bob Costas, Greg Kinnear, Kirk Douglas, Don Rickles, Germany's reaction to Shindlers List, John Candy memorial, Frank Sinatra collapses, Sho West, Thunder Alley, Ed Asner, The Godfather, Michael Mann, Kurt Cobain, bangs, "Video Store: Manager's Special" (01:15: 55) 'Bron' (Denmark original version of 'The Bridge'), 'I Don't Feel at Home in This World Anymore,' Midnight in Paris,' 'Sausage Party,' and 'Indiana Jones Collection.'