June 27, 2024

EP. 348 — The Happening LIVE!

It’s finally happening! What? No! Paul, Jason, & June break down M. Night Shyamalan’s 2008 thriller The Happening—a movie where the trees are out to get us and Mark Wahlberg & Zooey Deschanel run away from wind. LIVE from Largo in LA, they discuss the talking plant scene, Marky Mark’s mood ring, an A+ Jeremy Strong performance, Johnny Legs’ bad parenting, and so much more. Plus, June takes a hard stance on people who go out to eat for dessert only. DISCLAIMER: Despite what you hear in this episode, this is NOT a cheese podcast.

 

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Transcript

Paul Scheer [00:00:00] Hello, people of Earth. I wanted to give you a little bit of a warning before you listen to today’s episode, because the plot of this episode’s film, The Happening, revolves around people dying by suicide. And as such, that topic does come up frequently throughout the episode. So if that’s triggering for you, I wanted to give you an opportunity to stop and go listen to something else. Maybe a Matinee Monday, maybe, whole different podcast, you know? Unspooled got some really fun episodes lately. Anyway, this is your trigger warning. And if you are one of those people who’s mad that you’re getting a trigger warning, then do I have to do a trigger warning for you about trigger warnings? Anyway, I hope you listen. I hope you enjoy. And if you don’t, I get that too.   Paul Scheer [00:00:46] What? No. We saw The Happening, so you know what that means!   Music [00:00:54] [Intro Song]   Paul Scheer [00:01:46] Hello, peo

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