Podcast: Nerds! Nerds! Nerds!

Celebrating the 35th anniversary of the cult comedy classic film “Revenge of the Nerds,” Mark and Joe discuss their favorite moments from the film and put themselves to the test with a 20-question quiz at the end of the podcast. Play along and see how much you remember about the movie. Plus, what’s the best sandwich in the state of North Carolina? Also, the regular features, including the Week in History, stories trending on hpenews.com and more.

STAR TREK ANNIVERSARY

It was 50 years ago this week that the cult classic Star Trek was abruptly canceled after falling ratings. Staff Writer Paul Johnson joins the gang in a discussion about the show and they learn some interesting facts about creator Gene Roddenberry. Test your Star Trek knowledge by playing along with a quiz at the end of the podcast. Also, Mark and Joe bid farewell to Holly in her last podcast. Plus, the usual features, including stories trending on hpenews.com, the Week in History and more.

The PoDDCouple: Talking Bar Rescue

This week we talk about the hit TV reality show “Bar Rescue” as Mark, Joe and Holly recall their favorite episodes and learn some interesting facts about host Jon Taffer. Also, in honor of Memorial Day weekend, Holly puts Mark and Joe to the test with a quiz on war movies. Play along with the gang. Plus, the usual features, including The Week in History, stories trending on hpenews.com and more.

The PoDDCouple: Diving into Dangerfield

We’re approaching the height of graduation season and The PoDDCouple celebrates the annual rite with a look back at the Rodney Dangerfield comedy film “Back to School.” Play along with a quiz at the end of the podcast to see how much you remember from this 1986 classic. Also, we pay tribute to Tim Conway, Doris Day and Peggy Lipton. Plus the usual features, including The Week in History, stories trending on hpenews.com and more.

The PoDDCouple: The Big League

The Rockers are here, and The PoDDCouple are in the baseball spirit as we remember the classic comedy film “Major League.” Play along with a quiz on the movie at the end of the podcast. Plus, do you know the most forbidden places in the world to visit? Listen and find out, and hear the stories trending on hpenews.com, The Week in History and more.

The PoDDCouple: Shake and Bake, Baby!

Leading into the big NASCAR race at Talladega, the PoDDCouple revisit one of their favorite comedy movies of all time, “Talladega Nights.” Stick around for the end of the podcast and see if you can best Mark, Joe and producer Holly West in a quiz about this classic movie. Also the usual features, including The Week in History, stories trending on hpenews.com and more.

The PoDDCouple: Bueller? … Bueller? …

In this week’s episode, Mark and Joe dive into the timeless classic film “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off” and learn some interesting facts about the film and cast. Play along with a quiz at the end of the podcast to test your memory of this cult classic. Also, the regular features, including The Week in History, stories trending on hpenews.com, and more.

The PoDDCouple: Games People Play

What’s your favorite board game? What are the best (and worst) of all time? The PoDDCouple roll the dice as they delve into some of their personal favorites and compare them to other rankings of popular board games. Test your knowledge of board games with a quiz at the end of the podcast. Also this week, the biggest Rock and Roll Hall of Fame snubs, the week in local history and stories trending on hpenews.com.

The PoDDCouple: Name That TV Theme

Mark and Joe test each other as they try to guess theme songs from popular TV shows in our own version of “Name that Tune.” Play along and see if you can guess these themes spanning decades of television. Other topics include major milestones for “Sesame Street” and C-SPAN, the week in local history and stories trending in hpenews.com.

PoDDCouple: A Wild and Crazy Podcast

In honor of the 40th anniversary of Steve Martin’s classic movie “The Jerk,” the PoDDCouple pay homage to the film and the comedian. Test your knowledge of the movie and see if you can beat Mark and Joe in a 20-question quiz at the end of the podcast. Also the regular features, including The Week in History, stories trending on hpenews.com and more.

“The Sting” tribute

Forty-five years ago, “The Sting” was named Best Picture at the Academy Awards. The PoDDCouple mark this occasion by talking about the classic film and putting themselves to the test with a 20-question quiz at the end of the podcast. Stick around and play along! Also, the usual features, including stories trending on hpenews.com, The Week in History and more.

PoDDCouple: Go-o-llee! Gomer Pyle Again

This year marks 50 years since the classic sitcom “Gomer Pyle USMC” had its final season. The PoDDCouple revisit the classic television show and learn some interesting facts about Jim Nabors and Frank Sutton. Play along with a quiz at the end of the podcast to see how much you remember about the comedy. We also wrap up the Oscars, talk about shoe blowouts and review The Week in History and stories trending on hpenews.com.

The PoDDCouple: Oscar Snubs

What are some of the most egregious Oscar snubs in history? As the annual Academy Awards ceremony approaches this weekend, the PoDDCouple talk about what some consider are the biggest Oscar snubs, and throw in a few of their own.

Test your knowledge with Mark and Joe as producer Holly West gives them a 10-question quiz on past Oscar winners at the end of the podcast. Also, the usual features, including The Week in History and stories trending on hpenews.com.

The PoDDCouple: Office Space Turns 20

Did you get the memo? The PoDDCouple is talking about “Office Space” this week. Join Mark, Joe and Holly as they welcome guest and Enterprise political reporter Paul Johnson to commemorate the 20th anniversary of this cult comedy classic. Play along with a quiz on the movie at the end of the podcast. Also, Paul talks about upcoming issues in the state General Assembly and local politics and we have our usual features, including The Week in History, stories trending on hpenews.com and more.

The PoDDCouple: Super Bowl Edition

Daniel Kennedy with The Thomasville Times and Archdale-Trinity News joins the gang as they discuss this weekend’s big game and talk about some of the worst blown calls in sports history. Also, what’s the most popular Valentine’s Day candy?

Stick around for the end of the podcast when producer Holly West puts the gang to the test with a 15-question Super Bowl quiz. Also, the usual features, including The Week in History, stories trending on hpenews.com and more.

The PoDDCouple: Beatlemania!

It’s been almost 55 years since The Beatles touched down at JFK Airport in New York City on their first American visit. Join Mark and Joe as they learn some cool facts about that historic day. Test your knowledge of the Fab Four with a quiz at the end of the podcast. Also, the usual features, including the Week in History, stories trending on hpenews.com, NFL playoffs, The Oscars and more.

The PoDDCouple: Ace Ventura? Alrighty Then!

Commemorating the 25th anniversary of “Ace Ventura: Pet Detective,” the gang talks about the comedy classic and other films from comic Jim Carrey. Play along with a 16-question quiz on the movie at the end of the podcast! Plus the usual features, including stories trending on hpenews.com and The Week in History.

The PoDDCouple: Classic Rock

What are the best classic rock songs of all time? Can you guess which ones are played the most? Mark and Joe will seek these answers and more (48:45). Also, remember Pop Rocks candy? Well, we found some, and in keeping with this week’s “rock” theme, the gang will indulge themselves in this cacophonous treat while on the air (44:55). Also, a look at the strangest stories of 2018 and the usual features, including the Week in History and stories trending on hpenews.com. Play along with a quiz on classic rock at the end of the podcast!

The PoDDCouple: Best Christmas Specials

What’s your favorite Christmas special? The gang discusses Time Magazine rankings of the best classic Christmas specials and throws in some rankings of their own. Other topics include Christmas candy (good and bad), The Week in History and stories trending on hpenews.com. Play along with a quiz on the classic Christmas special “Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer” at the end of the podcast.

The PoDDCouple: What Are Your Toys Worth?

The gang talks about some of their favorite childhood Christmas toys and what they would be worth now. Play along and try to guess which ones are the most valuable.

Also, a special tribute to the late President George H.W. Bush. Mark shares a fascinating story about actually meeting the president, and producer Holly West puts Mark and Joe to the test with a quiz about Bush’s personal and political life. Plus, the usual features, including The Week in History, stories trending on hpenews.com and more.

The PoDDCouple: The Hee Haw Chronicles

Settle in for a little pickin’ and grinnin’ as the gang talks about the classic television show “Hee Haw” in the wake of the recent passing of Roy Clark. How much do you remember about this iconic American masterpiece? Play along with a quiz at the end of the podcast and try to stump the gang. Plus, the usual features, including The Week in History, stories trending on hpenews.com and much more.

The PoDDCouple: One-Hit Wonders

What’s your favorite one-hit wonder? What are the greatest one-hit wonders of all time? The PoDDCouple ponder these and other vital questions in this week’s edition. Plus, how well do you know one-hit wonders from the 1970s? Play along with a quiz at the end of the  podcast. Also, the usual features, including The Week in History and stories trending on hpenews.com.

The PoDDCouple: Elections and Other Surprises

Enterprise political reporter Paul Johnson joins the gang on the day after Tuesday’s huge mid-term election. Also, did Marie Antoinette really say “Let them eat cake?” Did Capt. Kirk really say “Beam me up, Scotty?” The answers may surprise you. Play along with a quiz on the classic war film “Full Metal Jacket” at the end of the podcast. Also, the regular features, including a special Week in History and stories trending on hpenews.com.

The PoDDCouple: Scared Silly

In a special Halloween edition, the PoDDCouple discuss the best and worst Halloween candy before testing their knowledge with a 25-question quiz on classic horror movies. Play along with the quiz at the end of the podcast! Plus, the usual features, including The Week in History and stories trending on hpenews.com.

The PoDDCouple: Sopranos Spectacular

High Point Enterprise city reporter Pat Kimbrough pays a surprise visit to the PoDDCouple set to match wits with Mark and Joe as they take a 20-question quiz on the iconic television drama “The Sopranos” [46:38]. Play along and see if you can beat the crew. Also, a special Week in History, a review of stories trending on hpenews.com and more.

The PoDDCouple: D’OH!

Yep, you guessed it. On this episode of The PoDDCouple, Joe, Mark
and Holly talk about the classic animated series “The Simpsons,”
including their favorite moments from the show. They also learn some
interesting facts about the show’s creator, Matt Groening, and how the
show evolved from an obscure comic strip. Also, join the gang for a
special Week in History segment and hear the stories that are trending
on hpenews.com. Play along with a 15-question quiz on “The Simpsons” at
the end of the podcast!

The PoDDCouple: The OJ Verdict

Enterprise political reporter Paul Johnson joins the crew as they reflect on the O.J. Simpson trial, marking the 23rd anniversary of the televised verdict that was watched by millions. Do you remember where you were when you heard the news? Play along with a quiz at the end of the podcast to see how much you remember about the sensational court case.

Also, a look at the November election and the beginning of early voting. Plus, a special Week in History and a look at stories trending on hpenews.com.

The PoDDCouple: Travolta as Gump?

Did you know John Travolta turned down the part of Forrest Gump before the role went to Tom Hanks? Neither did we. In this week’s podcast, the PoDDCouple look at other iconic movie and TV roles that could have went to other actors. Also, play along with a quiz at the end of the podcast that tests your knowledge of actors and the roles they have played. Also, the usual features, including stories trending on hpenews.com and The Week in History.

The PoDDCouple: Jeannie in a Bottle

Did you know Barbara Eden is coming to town? In commemoration of her planned March 2019 appearance at the High Point Theatre, and the recent celebration of her 87th birthday, the PoDDCouple  remember the classic comedy “I Dream of Jeannie” and test their knowledge of the iconic television show. Play along with a quiz at the end of the podcast. Plus, a special Week in History, stories trending on hpenews.com and more!

The PoDDCouple: 143 … 722 … HIKE!

The PoDDCouple welcomes Thomasville Times and Archdale-Trinity News reporter and sports writer Daniel Kennedy to talk about the upcoming NFL season, fantasy football sleeper picks and more. The gang also revisits the popular TV show “The Office” and strives for perfection as producer Holly West gives a 15-question quiz on the
program. Plus, the Week in History, stories trending on hpenews.com and more.

The PoDDCouple: The Lee Sanderlin ‘Star Trek’ Spectacular

When Mark and Joe discovered new public safety reporter Lee Sanderlin was a fan of the original “Star Trek” series, they naturally had to have him on as a guest! Join the gang as they discuss their favorite episodes from the classic series. Play along as producer Holly West gives a fairly tough quiz on the TV
show at the end of the podcast. Plus, the usual features, including The
Week in History and stories trending on hpenews.com.

The PoDDCouple: Escape from remake island

With this week’s release of the remake of the 1970s classic movie “Papillon,” the PoDDCouple talks about the best and worst remakes of all time. Play along with a quiz on the 1973 film at the end of the podcast. Plus, the usual features, including The Week in History, stories trending on hpenews.com and more.

The PoDDCouple: Saturday Sweetness

It’s a sweet Saturday indeed for the PoDDCouple as Mark and Joe welcome their new producer Holly West and talk about their favorite candy from childhood (and today). How well do you know your candy? Play along with a quiz at the end of the podcast. Plus, the regular features, including The Week in History, stories trending on hpenews.com, and much more!

The PoDDCouple: The Good, The Bad and The PodDDCouple

In another special Saturday edition, political reporter Paul Johnson joins Mark and Joe to talk about changes to early voting and the upcoming state referendum on voter ID. Also, the gang talks about classic spaghetti Westerns. Play along with a quiz on the classic spaghetti Western “The Good, The Bad and The Ugly” at the end of the podcast. Plus, the usual features, including The Week in History and stories trending on hpenews.com

The PoDDCouple: Archie, Edith and Meathead

Join Mark and Joe as they talk about the classic TV sitcom “All In The Family,” including other actors who turned down key roles in the show, a ranking of the best episodes and more. Play along with a quiz on the show at the end of the podcast. Plus, the usual features, including stories trending on hpenews.com and The Week in History.

The PoDDCouple: A Day in Quahog

The PoDDCouple learn some interesting facts about the popular animated sitcom “Family Guy” and its creator Seth MacFarlane. They discuss their favorite episodes and favorite cutaway gags. Play along with a quiz on the show at the end of the podcast. Plus, the usual features, including The Week in History, stories trending on hpenews.com and more.

The PoDDCouple: Saturday at the Road House

Join Mark and Joe as they talk about the classic cinematic masterpiece “Road House” and learn some fun facts about the cast and movie. Stick around and play along with a quiz at the end of the podcast. Plus, the usual features, including stories trending on hpenews.com and The Week in History.

Podcast: PoDDCouple: Saturday bootleg edition

In this special edition of The PoDDCouple, Mark and Joe wing it without a producer in this special “bootleg” edition.  Join them in commemorating the 55th anniversary of the ending of the classic television sitcom “Leave it to Beaver” and play along with a quiz on the show at the end of the podcast. Plus, the usual features, including stories trending on hpenews.com, The Week in History and much more!

Podcast: PoDDCouple: Remembering Phil Hartman

On the 20th anniversary of the tragic death of comedian and actor Phil Hartman, the gang talks about some of his most memorable roles and revisits some of the most memorable Saturday Night Live cast members. Other topics include the 50th anniversary of the Bobby Kennedy assassination, stories trending on hpenews.com and the Week in History. Play along with a quiz about past Saturday Night Live seasons and cast members at the end of the podcast!

The PoDDCouple: Good (and bad) made-for-TV movies

What’s your favorite made-for-TV movie? What’s the worst one you’ve ever seen? The gang answers these burning questions and more. Also, the grossest foods by state and the usual features including stories trending on hpenews.com and the Week in History. Play along with a quiz on the movie “Smokey and the Bandit” at the end of the podcast.

The PoDDCouple: Cereal numbers

What was your favorite cereal as a kid? What cereal do you wish was still in production? Grab a bowl and some milk as the gang talks about some iconic and some not-so-iconic cereal brands of days gone by. Play along with a quiz about cereal brands and history at the end of the podcast. Plus, the usual features, including stories trending on hpenews.com and a special Week in History.

Podcast: The PoDDCouple: 25 years since “Frasier”

It’s hard to believe it’s been 25 years since the birth of the hit TV series “Frasier.” The gang talks about some of their favorite episodes and some little-known facts about the show. Play along with a quiz at the end of the podcast. Also catch the usual features, including stories trending on hpenews.com and the week in history.

The PoDDCouple: Cheers, it’s election time!

Political reporter Paul Johnson joins the gang to talk about the upcoming primary elections and what to watch out for. Also, this month marks the 25th anniversary of the series finale of the television show “Cheers.” The PoDDCouple shares some interesting tidbits about the iconic series. Also, play along with a quiz on the show at the end of the podcast.

The PoDDCouple: Voyage to Gilligan’s Island

Dawn Wells, the actress who portrayed Mary Ann on the iconic television comedy series “Gilligan’s Island” is coming to High Point, and Mark and Joe discover some little-known facts about the show and put themselves to the test with a 12-question quiz on the show. Play along at the end of the podcast. Also, the Week in History, stories trending on hpenews.com and more

The PoDDCouple: It’s been 40 years since “The Buddy Holly Story”

It’s been 40 years since the release of the classic biopic “The Buddy Holly Story.” Mark and Joe discover some interesting facts about the movie and its star, Gary Busey. Also, see if you remember any of these restaurants that are no longer with us.

The PoDDCouple: It’s time for round two of Family Feud!

The PoDDCouple welcomes High Point Enterprise photographer Laura Greene as their guest as they once again play a little Family Feud in honor of an upcoming fundraiser for West End Ministries. Also, a special Week in History and stories trending on hpenews.com.

The PoDDCouple: Speaking like a millennial + The Beatles’ first album

Do you understand these phrases used by millennials? Will Mark and Joe? Producer Stephanie Butzer puts them to the test. Play along and see how many you get right. Plus, the usual stories trending on hpenews.com and the Week in History. Also, in honor of the 55th anniversary of the release of The Beatles’ first album, the gang tests their knowledge of the Fab Four with an eight-question quiz at the end.

The PoDDCouple: NCAA Tourney and Burt Reynolds

Amid the throes of March Madness, the gang talks about this year’s NCAA tournament and looks at the week in history from the years that UNC, N.C. State and Duke won their first national championships. Also, words and phrases that show your age. Play along at the end of the podcast with a quiz on actor Burt Reynolds.

The PoDDCouple: Remembering the storm of the century

It’s the 25th anniversary of the huge snowstorm that rocked the East Coast, and the gang shares memories from that week, including what it was like to cover it as journalists. Also, the usual features, including stories trending on hpenews.com and the Week in History. Stick around for the end of the podcast and play along on a quiz about songs that reference the weather.

The PoDDCouple: Elections and the “Planet of the Apes” (with guest Paul Johnson)

The PoDDCouple welcomes special guest and Enterprise staff writer Paul Johnson to talk about what’s so far been an unusual local election year. Also, the gang pays homage to the classic 1968 movie “The Planet of the Apes,” which was released 50 years ago this month. Plus the usual features, including stories trending on hpenews.com and the Week in History. Play along with a quiz on “The Planet of the Apes” at the end of the podcast!