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The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 198–What’s in the Box??

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 198–What’s in the Box??

The full HOBI gang is here this week to talk all things geeky including the recasting Riverdale with the cast of Kevin James shows, hanging out with podcast buddies in Cincinnati and still trying to figure out the best doughnut in the land!  The guys are even joined by Dev from the Shot of History podcast to talk Game of Thrones, Dungeons and Dragons and the joy people get from being an elf or even a dungeon master. Jeff’s brother takes one for the team and buys a mystery box and the guys find a lot of trinkets, um treasure, in the box gold box! This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo.  Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 197–So I Bought a Llama!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 197–So I Bought a Llama!

This is it, the llama story episode!  So you think HOBI can’t reach a new low? Well be prepared as Scab Jeff raises, or lowers, the bar on empathy.  The guys debate the greatest combination of the Four Horsemen, sorry Paul Roma, and are curious how Star Trek might possibly sue the Orville.  The gang tries to figure out the purpose of the new film The Foreigner, if apple fritters are considered breakfast food and guest Jim teases the big box reveal! This episode is filled with guests from 365 Flicks Podcast, Jeff’s brother Jim, Number One Fan Doug, and Scab Jeff!  This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo.  Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 196–Overly Carroted!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 196–Overly Carroted!

The HOBI Gang welcomes more guests on this week’s episode, including the chaps from 365 Flicks Podcast, Number One Fan Doug, and even Scab Jeff! Jason is amazed by the power of the Insane Clown Posse and marching on Washington while the two Jeffs debate if Guillermo Del Toro could have made a good Dr. Strange film.  The guys tease a Blake appearance and play some more trivia with fans from the Cincinnati Comic Expo!  The guys decide they rather have a live action My Little Pony film than an animated version and Scab Jeff begins his descent in madness at the Expo!  This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo.  Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 195–Cream Filled! (Recorded at Cincinnati Comic Expo)

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 195–Cream Filled! (Recorded at Cincinnati Comic Expo)

For the first time ever, The HOBI Gang is recording at the Cincinnati Comic Expo! The guys are talking Kingsman, initial thoughts on cos-playing on the first day of the Expo, and even the arrival of the chaps from 365 Flicks Podcast arriving in the States.  The gang is joined by several new guests and even giveaway prizes to Expo fans by playing geek trivia on the air! Jeff wonders what is the best type of donut, if Blake is really a robot and Jason doesn’t understand why no one knows who wrestled at Wrestlemania 2! Join us for a big day for HOBI!  Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 194–Close All the Vents!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 194–Close All the Vents!

The HOBI Gang is excited this week and gearing up for their Expo appearance by inviting Number One Fan Doug into the studio! Blake teaches everyone the value of closing air vents, Doug is rooting for James Cameron and Jason fears text messages!  The guys are still undecided on the Orville but can all agree that Jor-El should never be resurrected in comic books.  Jason is still optimistic about Star Trek Discovery while Jeff is hopeful about the LEGO Ninjago Movie and Blake despises Jason’s pick of Top Five Favorite Music Videos!  This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo!  Don’t forget to subscribe to the podcast!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 193–Leave the Socks on the Floor!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 193–Leave the Socks on the Floor!

The HOBI Gang is preparing for the Expo in two weeks but they still have time to debate the premiere of the Orville, send some love to Kristen Bell and discuss the newest Madden video game! The guys are impressed with the success of It, the lack of success with the Dark Universe and the lack of good films for next week.  Blake is curious about the reboot of the Greatest American Hero while Jason and Jeff are happy about guesting on the 365 Flicks Podcast!  The gang talk their Top Five Favorite Films About Vacation and agree on the Bad Idea of the Week! This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo!  Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 192–A Tale of Two Fists!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 192–A Tale of Two Fists!

The HOBI Gang is without a guest this week but still provide the fun by mocking Jason watching Boss Baby and Blake having all his Preacher episodes erased!  The guys also talk Mutt not returning to the Indiana Jones series, the appeal of Dune and which Star Wars character is the worst.  The gang talk if any excitement exists for the all female Lord of the Flies movie, the upcoming season of True Detective and why the Summer box office fell apart!  The guys debate the Top 5 Evil Organizations in Film and all agree on the ranking of their Bad Idea of the Week!  This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo.  Don’t forget to subscribe to us!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 191–Iron Fist Ruins Everything!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 191–Iron Fist Ruins Everything!

The HOBI Gang, well two of them, are pumped to review the season finale of Game of Thrones while Jason feigns interest in dragons. Scab Jeff stops by to talk Riverdale, Jeff answers a much better question from his favorite fan and Blake thanks everyone for supporting the Bowling for the Brave Charity event!  The guys talk the disastrous box office, the revival of the Muppets, and try to figure out the viewing habits of Netflix users!  The gang list their Top 5 Favorite Television Shows and Movies That Take Place in School while Scab Jeff is the focus of the Bad Idea of the Week!  This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo.  Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 190–Bulb Worthy!

The HOBI Gang is in the studio to talk the latest Game of Thrones episode and give some thoughts on the beginning of the Defenders series on Netflix!  The guys draft a new cast of Bull Durham, mock Sony’s movie division more, and are interested in a monthly movie theater pass.  Blake just wants one Obi-Wan movie, Jason hates the rumored Joker origin film and Jeff loves some Channing Tatum! The gang close out the episode with a Top 5 Favorite Seasonal Beers, in honor of last week’s guest Jeanie from the Salty Language Podcast!  This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo.  Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 189–Rub Some Honey On It!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 189–Rub Some Honey On It!

The HOBI Gang officially get the woman’s perspective by inviting Jeanie from Salty Language Podcast fame onto the show! The guys and Jeanie talk Point Break, the gluttony of craft beers in Michigan and the success of Riverdale at the Teen Choice Awards! Jeff and Blake continue their love for all things Game of Thrones while Jason and Jeanie try to sort out what Bruce Springsteen is doing on Broadway.  Jason is excited that the Nut Job 2 failed at the box office, Jeanie mocks Ohio and Jeff and Jason debate the Top 5 Television Shows Ruined by an Annoying Character while Jeanie doesn’t!  This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo!  Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 188–Dungeons and Drag Queens!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 188–Dungeons and Drag Queens!

The HOBI Gang is flushed with guests as we welcome Number 1 Fan Ape Hands Doug in the studio to talk Disney and the failure of the Dark Universe!  The gang reveals the winner of the months long HOBI Favorite Video Game Console Poll along with talking the latest on Game of Thrones!  Jason is still excited about Riverdale despite the hatred from the rest of the panel, Blake reviews the Dark Tower film and Jeff explains the disdain for Miami Vice.  Andrew from the Cincinnati Comic Expo stops by at the end to talk the Expo and help with the Box Office Report!  The gang try to bring back Chris Pratt News but are too depressed and debate their Top 5 Marvel Cinematic Villains!  This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo!  Don’t forget to subscribe to our podcast!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 187–No Space Violence!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 187–No Space Violence!

The HOBI Gang has to delay the women’s perspective but the guys still are having fun talking marrying Ryan Gosling but not the same fate with Steve Guttenberg!  The gang talk the proper hygiene of beards, the correct amount to tip, and the possibility of OJ Simpson joining the HOBI crew! Jeff talks Game of Thrones, Blake goes nuts on the Terminator reboot, and Jason is finally caught up on Preacher.  The gang still can’t believe how much money Valerian will lose, introduce the Bizarro Plotlines segment and list their Top 5 Favorite Female Led Action Films! This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo!  Don’t forget to subscribe to the podcast!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 180–My Daddy Killed Jedi Babies!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 180–My Daddy Killed Jedi Babies!

The HOBI Gang have a lot to catch up on from the past week including Adam West and Glenne Headley passing away, the Mummy unraveling at the box office and the listeners really want to talk about the Top 5 from last week!  Blake still hasn’t bought a tiny house yet, Jason can’t believe the power of the Beverly Hillbillies and Jeff is corrected on the beers to drink.  The guys, thanks to Dev, draft Cop Land, but then are angered by the lack of effort Warner Brothers put into Wonder Woman!  The guys debate the power of Tom Cruise and thanks to listener Henno, discuss the Top 5 Things They Do When No One is Around!  This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 179–I Can’t Control the Tardis!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 179–I Can’t Control the Tardis!

New episode of HOBI has the guys talking Number One Fan Doug visiting Pandora: World of Avatar at Disney World and waiting six hours for an amusement park ride! Blake and Jason haven’t seen the season premiere of Fear the Walking Dead but still review it and Jeff disappoints Jason by not watching the latest season of the Amazing Race yet.  The guys reveal two winners for the Best Video Game Console, debate if the Wonder Woman film is truly great and talk Mark Hamill’s unhappiness with The Last Jedi!  The guys pick their Top 5 Favorite Vehicles From Sci-Fi and the guys struggle with the Good or the Bad Idea of the Week! This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 178–Vote for Pippa’s Bum!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 178–Vote for Pippa’s Bum!

Blake is back in the BOB Studios so HOBI is full strength this week! The guys debate the resurrection of the Washington Generals, the flawless victory for the Nintendo Entertainment System, and who our British chaps should vote for overseas!  Blake made his annual trek to the Abbey Road on the River, a Beatles tribute festival and like only Blake can, has a few stories to tell!  Our listeners rock it with reviews of Alien: Covenant, The Mick and John Wick 2 while Jason is struggling with the Resident Evil reboot and Jeff wants to make a trip to Texas for Wonder Woman. The gang have some fun with Baywatch and list their Top 5 Feel-Good films to watch!  This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 177–Quasimodo: Friend Zone!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 177–Quasimodo: Friend Zone!

The HOBI Gang is going old school with a two man booth and talking changes to the Justice League film, Jughead’s helmet, and the latest lackluster news on Dark Universe!  The guys talk to writer Andrea Molinari regarding his graphic novel The Shepherd: Apokatastasis, the creative process, and how the Lions will never win a Super Bowl!  Jason gets scolded by a listener for making fun of Gwar and the guys list their Top 5 Worst Literary Character Adaptations to Film! This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 176–The Girl From Osaka!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 176–The Girl From Osaka!

The HOBI Gang is in the studio and talking the most recent television renewals and cancellations, including Jason loving the recent episodes of the Flash! Blake still refuses to talk Riverdale, Jeff is angry at his car and Jason wonders why Ryan Seacrest is still on television.  The guys suffer through drafting a new King of Queens cast while Blake just quits altogether, but they feel better about themselves as they mock the bust that is King Arthur!  Listeners give their own list of favorite directors since 1985 and the HOBI Gang celebrates the recent Mother’s Day Weekend with Top 5 Worst Television Moms!  This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 174–All About Holes!

The History of Bad Ideas Podcast, Ep. 174–All About Holes!

The HOBI Gang is at full strength tonight as the guys debate the NHL Playoffs (with help from Nickel at Graphic Novice), the disappointment of the Circle, and announce another finalist for the best Netflix original series tournament!  The guys bring back Draft Day and draft movie quarterbacks with bad Cleveland Browns quarterbacks, much to Blake’s chagrin.  Jason and Jeff are excited for Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2 this week and Blake is not interested in another turn at the X-Files!  The guys debate How to Be a Latin Lover again and listener Nikki suggests the Top 5 this week, the gang’s Most Hated Food! This episode is sponsored by the Cincinnati Comic Expo!