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๐ŸŒฎ Inside the Taco Bell Hotel, Why You're a Cyber-stalker, Summer Movie Scorecard & More

What really went down at the Taco Bell Hotel. Our Summer '19 Box Office Scorecard. Why YouTube seems to think robots deserve animal rights. Spidey's future with the MCU, and more.

IN THIS EPISODE:

๐Ÿ•ท Did Spidey Really Get Spiked From the MCU? (at 2 min, :30 sec)

๐Ÿ‘€ Why We're All Cyber-stalkers Now (5:55)

๐Ÿค– Why YouTube Thinks Robots Deserve Animal Rights (7:28)

๐ŸŒฎ What Really Went Down at the Taco Bell Hotel (9:17)

๐ŸŒ Enter: The Holo-sphere (11:34)

๐ŸŽฌ The Battle to Rank Among the Top 10 Movies of 2019 (14:33)

โš”๏ธ What movie ranked dead last in the top 100 movies this summer? (15:30)

๐Ÿ… Which of these movies got the highest rating on Rotten Tomatoes this summer (16:03)

๐Ÿฆˆ Which summer 2019 movie tried to be this year's "Meg"? (16:48)

Approx. 18 min, 25 sec.

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๐ŸŽฌ 'Star Trek Picard,' 'Blade' 'Crisis on Infinite Earths,' and more (Comic-Con Concl)

In the conclusion of a previously unreleased episode recorded in July, the Ricks review their favorite TV and movie trailers coming out of this year's Comic-Con International - as well as a few of the misses.

In Part Three:

๐Ÿš€ Rick W. has only one thing to say re: "Star Trek: Picard" - Make it so (at :12 sec)

๐Ÿš‚ The "Snowpiercer" TV series: Exploring the human condition on the cheap? (1 min, 36 sec)

๐Ÿง›๐Ÿฟโ€โ™‚๏ธ "Blade" returns: But did Wesley Snipes get robbed? (2:38)

๐Ÿ“บ Rick W. is excited about the return of "Dark Crystal" - Rick M.? Not so much (4:15)

๐Ÿฆ‡ Rick M's not bullish on "Batwoman," but he is about "Crisis on Infinite Earths" (4:49)

๐Ÿ˜น From the WTF Dept: "Top Gun: Maverick" and โ€ฆ "Cats" (5:38)

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๐Ÿค  'Westworld' Season 3, 'Preacher' Season 4, Marvel's 'What If' TV Series & More (Comic-Con Part 2)

In part two of an unaired episode recorded in July, the Ricks continue to share the hits and misses in news and trailers from Comic Con 2019.

๐ŸŒต "Westworld" Season 3: Bernard and Charlores square off for a fightโ€”is it Maeve to the rescue? (a :10 sec)

โ›ช๏ธ "Preacher" Season 4: Anti-hero Jesse and crew continue their crusade against hellish horrors (1:40)

๐Ÿ’ฅ Marvel's new "What If" animated series brings the MCU's star actors into alt realities (4:28)

Approx 7:25. For US audiences. Review privacy and cookie policies for SoundCloud, iTunes, Spotify and all other streaming services.


๐Ÿฟ Our Favorite Trailers from ComicCon (Part 1) 'Dark Fate' and the 'Watchmen' TV Show

๐ŸฟIn a previously unreleased episode recorded in July, the Ricks review their favorite TV and movie trailers coming out of this year's Comic-Con International.

In Part One:

๐ŸŽคRick M. has a unique take on "The Never-ending Story" when Rick W. chickens out of the "Stranger Things Challenge" (no, it doesn't go well). (at :35 sec).

๐Ÿค–Rick M. shares his theory that Arnold Schwarzenegger plays a human being, not a cyborg, in the upcoming sci-fi actioner, "Terminator: Dark Fate." (2:32)

๐Ÿ’ฅRick W. is eager to watch the "The Watchmen" in the new HBO TV series. (6:05)

Approx. 7 min, 52 sec.

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๐Ÿ“บ Lucky Charms Marshmallows Go Super-sized, The Banana Splits Return, 'The Boys' Goes Big Time & More

The Ricks discuss Amazon Prime's superhero satire, "The Boys." Super-sized Lucky Charms marshmallows are coming to a s'more near you. The Banana Splits are backโ€”in a gory new, R-rated movie. McDonald's McFizz cups are getting double takes for all the wrong reasons. "Friends" gets its own LEGO set, and a whole lot more.

IN THIS EPISODE

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿซ The Ricks talk Back to School and pre-Internet gaming in the good old days (at :25 sec)

๐Ÿ—“  The Ricks have a big milestone coming up (at 1 min, 40 sec)

๐Ÿงœโ€โ™€๏ธ It's summertime, so of course Pumpkin Spice Lattes are already back (at 2:00)

๐ŸฅคRemembering McDonald's Shamrock Shakes of yesteryear (at 2:32)

๐ŸŒThe Banana Splits are back, in an very violent, R-rated horror flick (at 3:35)

๐Ÿ“บ  Why you need to drop everything & watch "The Boys" on Amazon Prime (at 5:08)

๐Ÿฅ› Did somebody say McWTF? McFizz is an unintentional eye-opener (at 9:00)

๐Ÿ˜ธ"Friends": Old TV comes with perksโ€”LEGO's Central Perk Playset (at 10:13)

๐Ÿฅฃ Lucky Charms Jet-Puffed Marshmallows: Magically Delicious? (at 11:20)

๐Ÿš€ "Star Wars Barbie" rocks the geek lookโ€”for an out-of-this-world price (at 12:34)

๐Ÿ“ธ Instagram and WhatsApp get new names (at 14:13)

๐Ÿ“ฑ Verizon sells Tumbler to Automattic โ€ฆ for how little? (at 15:05)

๐Ÿฆธ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ  Look who's coming to CW's "Crisis on Infinite Earths" (at 15:52)

Approx. 17:05. For US audiences. Review privacy and cookie policies for SoundCloud, iTunes, Spotify and all other streaming services.


๐Ÿ•ทThe Ricks Review 'Spider-Man: Far From Home'

There's a serious rift between the Ricks in their official review of 'Spider-Man: Far from Home.' And let's talk about that post-credit scene from the final episode of 'Stranger Things' Season 3. From July 14.

IN THIS EPISODE:

๐ŸงŸโ€โ™€๏ธ"Stranger Things" Season 3 finale and its post-credit stingerโ€”does Hopper live? (at :53 sec)

 

โ€ฆ Or is it Dr. Brenner from Season 1? (1:49)

 

โ€ฆ And will Eleven's super-powered sister return? (at 3:02)

 

๐Ÿ•ธ  "Far from Home" swings into cinemas (3:57)

 

โ€ฆ But what about the aftermath of "The Blip" and "The Return"? (6:42)

 

โ€ฆ And seriously? Spidey's the only hero around to fight the Elementals? (9:52)

 

โ€ฆ And Captain Marvel: WTF? "Don't even invoke her name?" (10:15)

 

What worked well: The Peter and MJ storyline (11:25)

 

About those mid-credit and post-credit stingers (12:59)

 

Enter: J. Jonah Jamison (14:32)

 

SWORD: The meaning behind that last scene with Nick Fury (15:24)

 

Deconstructing Mysterio and his very stable genius (16:35)

 

Who should be the next Spider-Villain? (19:43)

 

Which is better: "Far from Home," or "Into the Spider-Verse"? (21:39)

 

The Ricks reveal their final gradesโ€”and a major disconnect (22:54)

 

Approx. 24 min, 24 sec.

 

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๐Ÿ— Cheetos Mascot Named New Colonel Sanders, The Vegans Are coming, Diet Coke's New Label-Free Soda Cans & More

Brand_graphicDiet Coke unveils label-free soda cans. Taco Bell Hotel reservations sell out in two minutes. Sabra warns 'The Vegans are coming' to your summer BBQ. And the Cheetos mascot is named new Colonel Sanders.

IN THIS EPISODE:

๐Ÿ—   The Cheetos mascot gets named the new โ€ฆ Colonel Sanders? (at 1 min 21 sec)

๐Ÿฅค    Diet Coke erases its identity in the name of inclusiveness (at 2:51)

๐ŸŒฎ     Welcome to the Hotel WTF: Taco Bell Hotel reservations sell out in under two minutes (at 5:10)

๐Ÿ–    Sabra warns 'The Vegans are Coming' to your summer BBQ (at 6:46)

๐Ÿ‘˜    Did Kim Kardashian opens her 'Kimono' to major controversy? (at 8:58)

๐Ÿ›’     Why US ecommerce growth is about to get tougher (at 9:35)

๐Ÿ‘น     'Stranger's Things: Will product placement turn everybody's favorite Netflix show upside down? (at 10:28)

Approx. 12:23

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๐Ÿ’ฅ 2019 Cannes Lions Grand Prix Winners, Mary Meeker's Internet Trends Report & More

Internet Trends ReportIt's a supersized edition of Rick and Rick, with Mary Meeker's 2019 Internet Trends Report. Grand Prix Winners from this year's Cannes Lions Advertising Festival. Miller Light turns a beer into a game controller. Plus, all the coolest Funko toys headed to San Diego Comic-Con, and a whole lot more.

IN THIS EPISODE

๐Ÿ•ท    'Spider-Man: Far from Home' arrives just in time (at :48 sec)

๐Ÿฆ‡    Poll about best Caped Crusader leaves out Adam West, fans go batshit (at 1:26)

๐Ÿป    Miller Lite turns a beer can into a game controller, and we'll drink to that (at 3:39)

๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป      Who's a better Internet role model: Keanu Reeves or Mark Hamill?  (at 6:20)

๐Ÿคก      Chuckles, Krusty, or Pennywise? Funko's funky Comic-Con line up (at 8:32)

๐Ÿ“ฑ      Key insights from Mary Meeker's 2019 Internet Trends Report (at 10:20)

๐Ÿ†      Grand Prix winners at the 2019 Cannes Lions Advertising Festival (at 19:08)

โญ๏ธ     Holy Hollywood icons: Look who's getting a star on the Walk of Fame (at 22:03)

๐Ÿฆ     2019 Cannes Lions' Buzzword Bingo (at 22:40)

๐Ÿฆธ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ    More special edition toys coming to San Diego Comic-Con (at 24:04)

 

Approx. 27 min.

 

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๐Ÿš€ 'Space' Jam, Gillette's 'First Shave,' Booze as the New Wellness Drink & More

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Pearl Jam's out to party like it's 2062. Booze wants to be the new wellness drink. Gillette's "First Shave." Man-size Kleenex and more.

In this Episode:

๐Ÿš€ "Space" Jam: Pearl Jam's New Space Needle Time Capsule
(at 1 min, 30 sec)

๐Ÿ’ฅ ComicCon: Marvel & WB Pull Out of Hall H
(at 4:27)

๐Ÿธ Booze is the New Wellness Drink?
(at 5:57)

๐Ÿง”๐Ÿฝ Gillette's "First Shave"
(at 8:38)

โ›‘ Shocking Los Angeles: "Mass Shooting Insurance"
(at 10:30)

๐Ÿž One Outdoor Brand's Search-Jacking Jumble
(at 12:33)

๐Ÿคง Inclusion: "Man-size Kleenex"
(at 14:18)

(Approx. 15 min, 40 seconds)

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๐Ÿง”๐Ÿฝ Dollar Shave Club's 'Dad Bods,' IKEA;s Sitcom Living Rooms & Enter 'The Bancake List'

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Dollar Shave Club celebrates 'Dad Bods.' Ikea turns your living room into the set of your favorite sitcom. How to become a bolder brand. Top on-page SEO factors. And enter: The Bancake List, targeting iHob haters, plus more.

In this Episode:

๐ŸŽธ๐Ÿ“บ ๐ŸŽง iTunes, RIP (at :52 seconds)

๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿฝโ€๐Ÿ’ป Apple's $999 monitor stand (at 2:30)

โ–ถ๏ธ Disney v. Netscape (at 3:52)

๐Ÿฆ‡ Batman Does Buehring (at 5:30)

๐Ÿ™ˆ Dollar Shave Club Puts 'Dad Bods' on Display (at 6:40)

๐Ÿฅž iHob's 'Bancake List' (at 8:25)

๐Ÿ›‹ IKEA's Sitcom Living Rooms (at 9:55)

๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿผ How to Be a Bolder Brand (at: 11:14)

๐Ÿ•ต๐Ÿฝโ€โ™€๏ธ Top On-Page SEO Factors (at 14:07)

๐ŸงŸโ€โ™‚๏ธ Crazy Upcoming Animated TV Shows (at 15:03)

๐Ÿป Getting Fined for Bailing on Your Brew Crew (at 16:30)

Approx 18 min. For US audiences. Review cookie and privacy policies for SoundCloud, iTunes, Spotify, all other sites and players.