Episode 011 — In which Jasmine and Joy talk about traveling abroad. This episode's hot topics include how-to take Roger Ebert's famous London walk and get your Von Trapp on in Salzburg. Plus, we chat about the problem with how exchange students are usually portrayed in movies, TV wisdom from the Facts of Life women's trip to Paris, a peak rating of time travel films (Somewhere in Time—"So gauzy!"), and a look back at Morrissey's fan boy pilgrimage to Indiana in honor of his beloved James Dean. We end with a celebrity book chat about John Waters's cross-country road trip memoir Car Sick (2014).
Fun fact: Did you know ... Mozart's balls are sweet?
Featuring short song clips from:
• Le Tigre “Fake French”
• Fantasy Island theme song
• Folk Grinder “The Passenger”
• Denim Dancewolf “Vacation”
• Ryan M. Taylor “How Nuns Get Down” (mashup)
• The Boys Next Door “These Boots Are Made for Walking”
• My Chemical Romance “Common People”
• Jenna Anne “Come Fly with Me”
• Deerhoof with Marlene