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 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.
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.
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.
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 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!
With Oscar weekend approaching, the gang talks about the best and worst “Best Picture” winners over the 90-year history of the awards. Play along with a quiz on “The Godfather” and “The Godfather II.” Plus a special Week in History, stories trending on hpenews.com and more.
The PoDDCouple welcome Enterprise feature writer Jimmy Tomlin, who shares a few stories about interviews and encounters with the late Don Knotts. Also, play along with the gang as they once again test their knowledge of “The Andy Griffith Show” with a quiz at the end of the podcast. Also, the usual features, including stories trending on hpenews.com and the Week in History.
In honor of Valentine’s Day, the gang talks about the best romantic comedies of all time and checks out the Rotten Tomatoes list for the top 50. Play along with a quiz on famous “chick flicks” at the end of the podcast. Plus, stories trending on hpenews.com, the Week in History and more.
The gang talks about the renewed effort to solve the riddle of the mysterious death of actress Natalie Wood in 1981. Plus, a look at the week in local history from that year and stories currently trending on hpenews.com. How well do you know 1980s music? Play along with a quiz on the hits of 1981 at the end of the podcast.
The PoDDCouple talks about the life and career of Robin Williams and discovers some interesting facts about the late comic and actor. Also the regular features, including the Week in History and stories trending on hpenews.com. Test your knowledge of Robin Williams and his movies by playing along with a quiz at the end of the podcast.
The PoDDCouple rings in the new year by remembering “The Poseidon Adventure” and some of the other most famous New Year’s Eve movie scenes on film. Play along with a quiz on this iconic film from the early 1970s. Also, the usual stories trending on hpenews.com, the Week in History and more.
Merry Christmas! In the spirit of the season, the gang talks about classic toys and the most popular toys throughout history, including their personal favorites. Do yours make the list? Play along as they test their knowledge with a quiz on the classic holiday film, “It’s a Wonderful Life.” Plus, the usual features, including the week in history and stories trending on hpenews.com.
What are the best TV Westerns of all time? The PoDDCouple talk about their favorites and compare them to rankings by the Western Writers of America. How many do you recognize? Plus, stories trending on hpenews.com, the week in local history and a quiz on “Gunsmoke,” the longest-running drama in TV history.
Will the colonies finally rise up against Negan? The PoDDCouple explore this and other burning questions as the hit TV series gets ready to kick off its eighth season. Also, fans of the show can try to match wits with Joe and Mark by playing along with a quiz. Plus, the usual Week in History and stories trending on www.hpenews.com.
Mark and Joe say goodbye to producer Allison Temple with a friendly bout of Match Game. Play along with the gang, including new podcast producer Stephanie Butzer. Plus, the week in local history and stories trending on www.hpenews.com
On this episode of The PoDDCouple, we talk about the opening of the 2017 NFL season, including predictions on this week’s games. Play along and see if you can pick them out! Plus, the regular features, including Week in History and stories trending on www.hpenews.com.
Hard to believe it’s been 30 years since “Married… with Children” debuted and changed the nation’s television landscape (for better or for worse). The PoDDCouple discover some interesting facts about the show and cast.
With recent news of a reboot of “The Munsters” in the works, the PoDDCouple talk about the classic hit TV show from the 1960s. Play along as they test their knowledge with a “The Munsters” quiz and review trending stories at www.hpenews.com.
ELVIS! The PoDDCouple talk about the life and career of Elvis Presley on the 40th anniversary of The King’s death, then strive for perfection on a tough quiz on the rock ‘n’ roll giant. Plus, a special Week in History and stories trending on hpenews.com
FANTASY FOOTBALL EDITION: The PoDDCouple talk about the upcoming NFL season and reveal some of their sleeper fantasy picks. Also, play along as they take a quiz on memorable football games and events through history. Plus, a tribute to the late, great Glen Campbell and the usual Week in History and stories trending on hpenews.com
LIKE, FAR OUT, MAN: The PoDDCouple dig some groovy vibes as they talk about the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love and the iconic music from that era that has stood the test of time. Plus, play along with a quiz on that historic summer of 1967 and hear about stories trending on hpenews.com and the week in local history.
REALLY BAD MOVIES: The PoDDCouple again welcome Enterprise political reporter Paul Johnson to talk about this year’s city election and join in on a discussion on the best and worst movies of all time. The crew then puts themselves to the test with a quiz on bad movies.
Allison podcast producer with help from Paul Johnson takes us back to the first episode of the poddcouple and move into the most downloaded episode with guest Jimmy Tomlin. With over a year has passed since we started podcasts and the poddcouple.
A ‘BLANK’ OF A GOOD TIME: High Point Enterprise public safety reporter Natalie Stewart joins The PoDDCouple to share bizarre police reports and talk about her series on unsolved homicides. She then joins the crew for a spirited round of Match Game in honor of the 1970s game show. Also, stories trending on hpenews.com and the week in history.
“THANK YOU, KIND SUH.” The PoDDCouple welcome Enterprise Assistant Editor and resident history buff Vince Wheeler to talk about his collection of old Enterprise newspapers and the anniversary of the battle of Gettysburg. Also, see if you agree with our picks for movies with the worst Southern accents and test your Civil War knowledge with a Gettysburg quiz!
You’ve entered the twilight zone: The PoDDCouple welcome Enterprise
staff writer and political beat writer Paul Johnson and discuss a range
of topics including this year’s city elections, local economic growth
and corporate incentives. They also discuss the classic TV show “The
Twilight Zone” and put themselves and listeners to the test with a
The PoDDCouple reflect on the career of Adam
West, star of the iconic 1960s television hit series “Batman,” and make
some predictions on this week’s U.S. Open golf tournament. Also, find
out how they fare as they test their knowledge with a quiz on Batman
villains. Plus, stories trending on hpenews.com and the week in history.
USE THE FORCE! Marking the 40th anniversary of the original Star Wars movie, the gang shares some fun facts about the movie and the franchise and are joined by producer and Star Wars fanatic Allison Temple in a quiz to test their knowledge of the epic film. Plus, the week in history, stories trending on hpenews.com and weird stuff thrown on the ice at hockey games.