The Pop Pundits discuss Pop Culture related happenings in the area of movies, TV, music, comic books and so on and we do it on a weekly basis. Don't miss out on your favorite new show.

The Hobbit The Desolation of Smaug was your #1 movie at the box office.  American Hustle had a strong opening too and Mark seemed to enjoy it and Frozen.  Vin Diesel was confirmed as the voice of Groot for Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy movie, big shocker.  Gay Marriage is legally, for now, in Utah.  UPS had some really bad delivery issues during the Holidays.  Justin Bieber announced his retirement from music and Britney Spears hates Beyonce.  We discuss all this plus much much more on this weeks Pop Pundits.

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The Hobbit took the #1 spot this weekend followed up by Frozen at #2…but Beyonce was the big winner this past week when she released her self titled album out of nowhere selling 80,000 copies in 3 hours and 617,000 in 3 days…all exclusively on iTunes.  Shia LaBeouf had a bad week after stealing his entire idea for a short movie he made.  Wale's mad at Complex Magazine.  Rihanna has as many #1 singles as Michael Jackson…and George Zimmerman's an artist now.  We touch on all this plus much much more on this weeks Pop Pundits.

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 Frozen was the #1 movie at the box office and Catching Fire continues to blaze landing at #2.  Walmart was selling fake Banksy's online and the title of the piece is "Destroy Capitalism".  Britney Spears latest album came out and got outsold by Duck Dynasty singing Christmas Carols.  Nelson Mandela passed away, and during his memorial service there was a sign language interpreter just making stuff up as he went along.  Wonder Woman has been cast for Batman VS Superman.  We talk about all these entertainment stories plus much much more on this weeks Pop Pundits.

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RIP Paul Walker.  Catching Fire rules the box office again, while Frozen has an impressive debut as well.   We discuss the tragic passing of Paul Walker and what it could potentially mean to the Fast & Furious franchise.  Kanye West had another week of rants, this time he let it out on MTV's Sway.  Amazon plans on delivering your shipments via Drone…seriously.  We touch on all this plus so much more on this weeks Pop Pundits.

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Hunger Games Catching Fire was the #1 movie by a long shot.  The American Music Awards happened and Miley Cyrus sang with a CGI cat.  Lamar Odom had a big week in the shirtless rapping arena.  We discuss all this plus a whole lot more on this weeks Pop Pundits.

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Thor The Dark World's hammering the box office competition.  Kanye West released a new video featuring him and Kim Kardashian riding motorcycles next to E.T. like green screen.  Snapchat's worth 4 BILLION DOLLARS.  and Mark dresses down a security guard.  There's plenty more than that on this week's Pop Pundits.

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Thor the Dark World was the #1 movie at the Box Office and both Cody and Mark saw it and give their thoughts.  Mark also saw 12 Years A Slave, which he says it's great, long, but has amazing performances.  Eminem's Marshal Mather's LP 2 was the #1 album on Billboard selling 792,000 copies making him the 2nd best selling week of the year behind JT.  Nicolas Cage had some X Rated sex photos stolen from an ex girlfriends house, National Treasure indeed.  The PS4 is coming out soon, so is the iWatch.  We discuss all this plus  a petition from Beyonce fans asking her not to attend Kim Kardashian's wedding…as always we waste our time with this stuff so you don't have to.

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Ender's Game takes the #1 spot at the box office even despite all the controversy.  Eminem won the youtube artist of the year all while rapping with a backing sync on SNL.  Justin Bieber was seen leaving a Brazilian brothel and got hit by a water bottle on stage.  Marvel has FOUR shows going to Netflix that are centered around Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Iron Fist, and Luke Cage.  Thor the Dark World is crushing the International Box Office already and it's coming out this week in the US.  The Pundits talk all this and much much more on this weeks show.

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The Pundits sit down with SLC's own Dusk of Mindstate to discuss growing up in West Valley and how he got started rapping.

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Bad Grandpa is your #1 movie at the box office.  We lost a rock & roll legend with Lou Reed passing away at the age of 71.  The NSA just can't stop spying on people and this includes our allies.  Katy Perry has the #1 album in the country and ironically it's named after the codename for the NSA's spying program…Prism.  DJ Khaled didn't fair as good as Katy with his "Suffering from Success"…or maybe he isn't?  The Pundits discuss all of this and also pose the question, when is it ever okay to wear black face as a Halloween Costume?

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