fripodding and detecting: mike detective podcast


Since I’m going to be taking classes about broadcasting, podcasting, and all of the above, I figured it’d be in my best interest to get familiar with more podcasts that are out there other than the ones I currently listen to. I’ve found I don’t have as much time in a single day as I thought I might. But I did find a handful of popular ones, mostly in the comedy section, called Mike Detective: Unlicensed and Uninsured Private Eye.

I’ll will warn you off the bat that this is not a podcast for children or those easily offended. But if you can look past the language and sexual references, then prepare for some hilarity to ensue.

I love it’s modern take on classic film and radio detective style noir. I would love to see this actually be taken to a TV or film screen some day, but part of it’s genius is due to not being able to physically see the action and completely relying on the very funny narrations or dialog from the characters. And like the classics detective series, they end on cliffhangers so you come back next week for the next episode as we follow our hero tackle some big mysterious crime. Each episode averages about 5 minutes where Mike battles wits with the goon of the week just to find himself in more trouble. I listened to the first one, as if it were a pilot, and immediately pushed the subscribe button and listened to the rest.

Again, this would be rated R if it were a movie, TV-MA if it were on TV but since it’s on iTunes, it gets the red EXPLICIT label. So you were warned. But it’s also very funny, so check it out.

Tagged with: , , , , ,
Posted in fripodding

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 1,569 other followers

Follow the indoob! network on WordPress.com
March 2011
S M T W T F S
« Feb   Apr »
 12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031  
Blog Stats
  • 23,872 hits
  • episode 34 - cheetos dusted surprise zombies September 21, 2016
    In our first ever podcasters round table, Sterling, Kortney (Get Verved Podcast) and Steph (Lemonade Show) discuss everything from the failed novelty foods from Burger King, the Matrix (as usual), and book recommendations. They also discuss and speculate a recent episode of Mr Robot despite not yet seeing the season finale, so be warned for spoilers. Sterlin […]
  • episode 33 - cultivating creativity September 8, 2016
    Returning guest Laura Meoli of the LoudaVision Podcast returns to discuss and offer advice about the creative process, creative blocks, and what drives us to do the things that we do. Laura also discusses recent projects and ventures, some of which you can find on her website loudavision.com and her podcast! Poem at the top of the show is “Ode” by Arthur O’S […]
  • episode 32 - when lemonade spilleth over August 24, 2016
    Black Girl Magic takes over this show when @Steph_I_Will aka Misty Knight’s Twist Out, host of the Lemonade Show drops by to talk with Sterling and Kortney about the Olympics (Black women win, Ryan Lochte lost) and “Catwomangate” (as Sterling likes to call it) stemming from a tweet about Black female superheros being represented on screen and the fallout aft […]
%d bloggers like this: