Episode #275: Joel Edgerton, Justin Simien, and Banks

October 17, 2014 · 49:51

This week: Aussie actor Joel Edgerton (“The Great Gatsby,” “Warrior”) dances into the spotlight with wildly different fall projects, including this week’s “Felony”… Filmmaker Justin Simien (“Dear White People”) explores the many shades of black identity, and talks etiquette with y’all… A be-witching soundtrack from electro-pop songstress Banks…Food falls from the sky! Brendan opens his mouth… The strange backstories of fragrances, from cinnamon to ambergris… Chicago Cub fan Steve Bartman inspires a cocktail full of vitriol – and forgiveness… Plus, pay-per-laugh, a gourd joke, and new music from Foxygen.