Ep. 14 – What Scared Babies of the 80s (MINISODE)

It’s our very first Minisode-on-the-Road! Brandon & Zara put together a Totes Faves list of the movies, books and TV that spawned a generation of childhood nightmares. Listen now, before we relegate this episode to the shelf in the living room where we keep the haunted things…so that we don’t get ghosts in our bedroom. (Duh.) Read more

Ep. 13 – Ghosts

with:  Zara Findlay-ShirrasDeepu MurtyBrandon Werner

It’s getting a little spooky in the Fave-o-Tron as we sit down to list our favorite friendly ghosts. Will anything ever be as hot as Peak Alec Baldwin? Would YOU be pissed if someone wrote a character inspired by you, and it turned out to be a fat ghost? All this and more – Beetlejuice! Beetlejuice! Beetlejuice!

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Ep. 12 – Chain Restaurants

with:  Zara Findlay-ShirrasDeepu MurtyBrandon Werner

Plus, special guest Aarthi Murty

We’re joined by Totes Fave sibling and superfan, Aarthi, to discuss our favorite chain restaurants. How much is too much sodium? What makes a pizza from California? Will we ever get our baby back baby back baby back ribs? All this and more, listen now! Read more

Ep. 11 – Reboots

with:  Zara Findlay-ShirrasDeepu MurtyBrandon Werner

What better time to talk reboots than on a rebooted podcast? We took the summer off to streamline our format and purify the mighty rivers of the things we love into their essential FAVE-ness. Enough aquatic metaphors – OK one more – let’s open the floodgates and get started. It’s the REBOOT to ignition, hot and fresh out the kitchen, Mama rolling that body,  got every man in here wishing. Read more

Ep. 10 – Jungle Animals

with:  Zara Findlay-ShirrasDeepu MurtyBrandon Werner

PLUS, special guest, Brian Faas

With the success of Disney’s “The Jungle Book” revival fresh in our brains, we decided it was high time to throw our favorite jungle animals into the Battledome. Join us to find out who is the King of the Swingers, the jungle VIP! Read more

Ep. 9 – Oscar Never-Beens

with:  Zara Findlay-ShirrasDeepu MurtyBrandon Werner

PLUS, special guest, Adam Markovitz

As we safely bid goodbye to another Academy Awards Season, we found ourselves pondering the cinematic performances throughout history that really deserved some Oscar love.

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Ep. 8 – 90’s Sitcom Characters

with:  Zara Findlay-ShirrasDeepu MurtyBrandon Werner

PLUS, special guest, Hal Coopersmith from New York Launch Pod

Time Out! As the 90’s reboot machine reaches its saturation point, we decided it was high time to throw our favorite characters into the Totes Favs Battledome to see who would come out victorious.

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Ep. 7 – Things About “The X-Files”

with:  Zara Findlay-ShirrasDeepu MurtyBrandon Werner

PLUS, special guest, Moujan Zolfaghari

The truth is right here. Join us as we battle to compile the ultimate list of favorite things about “The X-Files.” Characters, plot-lines, murderous conjoined twins – they’re all here. Deepu still has never seen an episode of the show but Moujan’s knowledge more than makes up for that.

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Ep. 6 – Christmas Specials

with: Jason Flowers, Zara Findlay-Shirras, Deepu Murty, Brandon Werner

Join us as we battle to compile the ultimate list of Christmas Specials and find out how long we can debate over The Muppets VS N’Sync. TV really is the reason for the season.

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Ep. 5 – Skymall Catalog

with: Josh Lay, Zara Findlay-Shirras, Deepu Murty, Brandon Werner

Join us as we battle to compile the ultimate holiday gift guide from the ultimate in mile-high shopping, discovering the true creator behind the magic, Design Toscano.

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