Tom shares a Lynchian way to bring back a classic sitcom, and Molly finds subject matter experts on social media to be a thing. Then Tom thinks he might have a new holiday thing on his hands, and Molly gives It’s a Thing the explicit tag in Apple Podcasts.
Sometimes a thing becomes a pop culture sensation, that grabs our culture by the collar and takes us on an unexpected journey. Right now, it’s sea shanties. Molly and Tom break down the history of the shanty, why it’s popular now, and consider how long it will last.
Tom checks in on the evolution of the “How It Started” meme, and Molly has the latest food challenge consuming pineapple TikTok. Then Tom finds fine purveyors of random play dances, and Molly is watching videos of people seeing color.