In this episode, Joanna & Dylan spectacularly fail at recording a tight, 30-minute podcast, and instead spend 80 minutes delving into the nature of nostalgia, focusing on nostalgic media like My Neighbor Totoro, Stardew Valley, and Millennium Blades.
The podcast is dead, long live the podcast. This is the final long-form episode of A Possibility of Opinions, but fret not, as we’ll continue in a new format with shorter episodes breaking from our standard format (with the same title, so stay subscribed!)
In this long-awaited psuedo-finale, our hosts catch up on a many-month backlog of […]
In the final coast-to-coast episode of A Possibility of Opinions, Joanna shares the final details on her impending move, and pitches some exciting Sacramento outings, while Dylan curates an unusual exercise playlist. Highlights include a spontaneous soliquy from Joanna on the nature of identity; an exploration of Dylna’s interest in early internet memes and art; and […]
The revelations from Episode 6 include the shocking truth behind Joshua Chapman’s Star Trek zines, the title of Dylan’s favorite game of 2018, and the reason why Joanna is endeavoring to exercise for the first time in her life. The hosts take a rare detour into contemporary national politics, and Joanna calls Dylan a dummy (a […]
It’s 2019, and that means it’s time for a new year of inappropriate jokes, adorable friendship, and rambling about media. In this special vacation episode – recorded on site in Sacramento – Joanna & Dylan discuss fabulous zines, the world’s greatest obituary, and an email from Dylan’s mom. Joanna analyzes Dylan’s taste in music, and Dylan […]
In the final episode of 2018, our hosts recount the series of unfortunate events that delayed this episode, and discuss what constitutes “good acting” in films. Dylan talks about a hyper-nerdy competition he runs, and gives a retrospective of Thief: The Dark Project on its 20th anniversary. Joanna discusses a lovely book about writing from Phillip […]
In this jam-packed episode, Joanna gives her thoughts on the video game Tacoma, while Dylan present his “Homecoming” media list. JP Achievements are introduced, and our hosts discuss the unnerving revelations in Democracy for Realists. Two new regular podcast sections (Song Break and Joke of the Month) premier, and the Game Corner and Book Nook segments […]
In episode 2, Joanna & Dylan launch the new Just Points system; discuss what it takes to be a public librarian; and cement Dylan’s Game Corner, Joanna’s Book Club, and Media Club as regular sections. Joanna questions why golf caddies reside in a shack, and Dylan takes a call from his mom. Featuring new and improved […]
In the pilot episode of A Possibility of Opinions, listeners get two whole hours of the very particular humor Joanna and Dylan share, as they discuss games, books, politics, life, and how Patrick Stewart is still sexy.
NB: This episode was recorded on location with a single mic, so please forgive some audio wonkiness. Future episodes will […]
This is a response to Joanna’s previous letter.
Thanks for running with my idea! As usual, your arguments are more poetic than mine, though some of what you write is too ephemeral for me to grok – can you expand on the whole ‘charming chads chatting’ thing? I honestly haven’t listened to many podcasts, and […]