Society & Culture

Something is going crazy in this world. Sometimes its funny and sometimes its not, especially when it feels like life is kicking you in the ass. We know how you feel.


May 24, 2022

Hollywood Babylon

Hollywood creates some new works that look at itself. identity and ego-death as the way to have a meaningful life. We watch THE UNBEARABLE WEIGHT OF MASSIVE TALENT, MATRIX 4 and THE OFFER.


Eugene gets back to making a fiddle and Candy keeps on dieting.


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May 17, 2022

Stealth Raccoons

This week:

Drag Race
The Tremor of Forgery
Stealth Raccoons
Warblers and Piping Plovers
Listener Meatloaf
We Own This City

....and plenty of this and that and the other thing. Please join us.

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Everyone seems to be watching THE STAIRCASE and so are we. 


On this episode:




What we are cooking (meatloaf and chicken thighs)

East Side Toronto

Don Valley River

Cherry Beach

Owl Theory

The Staircase


If you have a wolf or rocket tattoo...we apologize in advance.


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May 3, 2022

Behavior Modification

This week:

Birds and Cars
Fatima to Graceland
Atlas of the Heart
Sweet Bitter
Arm of Gold
We Own this City


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April 26, 2022

Adrenaline Shot

Thank you for listening!!!!

Eugene is back and Candy is in Tennessee. News updates on fiddle-making. Compartive notes on meatloaf.

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April 22, 2022

Dream Hijackers

This week Candy co-hosts with The Agency's special corespondant Sarah Elliot. We talk about the uptick in documentaries about con artists, especially men, who prey on women. Very sucessful women

Eugene was missed but he will be back very soon.

Candy also hangs out at The Peppermill in Las Vegas with stand up comic Kristeen Von Hagen. Kristeen is a long time colleague of Candy and she works with the troupe PUPPETRY OF THE PENIS.

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We discovered the best movie of 2019, PARASITE...and now we discover and claim the best movie of 2022. EVERYTHING EVERYWHERE ALL AT ONCE It's a consensus among the agents. You must see it! ASAP. Oh and Candy talks about the first time she did acid.


Plus more great tv, JULIA, ALL THE OLD KNIVES and TOKYO VICE.


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April 6, 2022

The Agents vs Technology

The Week:
Technology twins
Nick Cave & Warren Ellis at Massey Hall
Blue Steel (a film from 1990 with Jamie Lee Curtis)
Max and Chris (YouTube faves)
The Grammys
A Casino for Chicago?
Winning Time
Bruce Willis
Listener mail

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March 29, 2022

Beauty and Chaos

This week....

Yes we talk about "the slap"

Also... Crimson Tide; The Conversation; Winning Time: the rise and fall of the Lakers' Dynasty; and My Neighbor Totoro.

Surprise guest appearance by Claudia Guajardo.

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March 22, 2022

Billy The Kid

We are super excited to talk with author Dennis McCarthy about his 2021 novel THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO BILLY THE KID.


Music found on this episode for educational purposes is the French national anthem on fiddle performed by Charles Morey. Also "Goodbye Old Paint" performed by Harry McClintock and "Captain O Keane" on harp by Paul Hardwick of a Torlough O Carlan piece.


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Dennis McCarthy's novel is available at all fine book sources and is published by University of New Mexico Press.

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