A Very Special Episode
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A regular podcast in which the hosts of Saved by the Bell Reviewed and friends discuss "very special episodes" from across pop culture!
||ExplicitAVSEPod Episode 52: The Sopranos - "Christopher"||Fuggedaboudit! In our latest episode we're heading to Jersey to discuss a bad episode from the godfather of the Golden Age of TV Drama, The Sopranos, in which associates of the titular mob family run afoul of American Indian protesters on Columbus Day||8/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAVSEPod Episode 51: Roseanne - "Sweet Dreams"||"Bad Episode, Good Show" hits paydirt this week, as the Aluminum Four return to an old and occasionally controversial favorite with "Sweet Dreams", a second season episode of Roseanne in which the titular character fantasizes about taking a bath, murde||7/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAVSEPod Episode 50: Buffy the Vampire Slayer - "Beer Bad"||In our new episode, the Aluminum Four reunite to kick off our summer theme marathon, "Bad Episode, Good Show", with "Beer Bad", one of the more notoriously bad episodes of Buffy the Vampire Slayer, in which enchanted beer sends Buffy and a quartet of c||7/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAVSEPod Episode 49: Gargoyles - "A Lighthouse in the Sea of Time"||This week, we travel back to the heyday of Disney animation on TV to revisit the cult classic Gargoyles and learn an important lesson about literacy & the power of the written word, as expressed through magical Gargoyles who turn to stone in daylight||6/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAVSEPod Episode 48: Glee - "Grilled Cheesus"||With a song in our hearts and the divine on our lunches, we turn this week to Glee, season two episode three, "Grilled Cheesus", in which Jesus appears on Finn's grilled cheese, Kurt's dad falls into a coma, and everyone sings their feelings about reli||6/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAVSEPod Episode 47: The Simpsons - "Mother Simpson"||This week, we journey to Springfield, USA as we break the seal on one of the greatest TV shows of all time to review The Simpsons' "Mother Simpson", in which Homer learns his long-dead mother is alive and well, albeit on the lam from the law. Special G||5/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAVSEPod Episode 46: Avengers Infinity War||Avengers Assemble! This week we throw pretense out the window in order to let four dorks talk about the biggest movie in the world for a couple hours! Join David, Ryan, Austin and special returning guest, the internet's foremost Spider-Man expert, Mark||5/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAVSEPod Episode 45: Night Court - "Her Honor, Part 4"||All rise! This (night) court is now in session, as the Aluminum Four gather in memory of the recently departed Harry Anderson to discuss the conclusion to a four part, cross-season storyline on Night Court, which finds a job-less Harry interrupting a s||4/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAVSEPod Episode 44: The Flintstones - "The Great Gazoo"||Podcast, it's a podcast, 'bout the modern stone age family. From a-cross the country, we're talking Fred & Barney & genies. That's right, we're going back in time to talk The Flintstones, as Carolyn & David are joined by two Very S||4/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAVSEPod Episode 43: NewsRadio - "Bill Moves On"||In our latest episode, we stay in the 90s but crank up the sadness, as we review the debut episode of NewsRadio's fifth season, "Bill Moves On", in which the cast deals with the tragic death of the legendary Phil Hartman both in-universe and in the rea||4/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAVSEPod Episode 42: Roseanne - "Let's Call It Quits"||With a revival looming, we return to Roseanne (and shameless pop culture piggybacking!) to review season 1, episode 23 "Let's Call It Quits", in which Roseanne does her best Norma Rae impression to take on her imperious & casually-chauvinistic boss,||3/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAVSEPod Episode 41: Home Improvement - "What a Drag"||More power! This week, we dive into one of the 90s longest running shows with a Very Special "just say no to drugs!" installment of Home Improvement, in which Tim & Jill are stunned to discover one of their boys is smoking marijuana. Of course, the w||3/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAVSEPod Episode 40: Taxi - "Nardo Loses Her Marbles"||This week, we finally discuss Ryan's all-time favorite sitcom, Taxi, with a very special episode about coping with the never-ending pressures that life piles on top of you. Carolyn shows up to make jokes about buttholes, alongside frequent special gues||2/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAVSEPod Episode 39: Too Close for Comfort - "For Every Man, There's Two Women"||For our special Valentines Day episode, the Aluminum Four reunite to tackle one of the white whales of our podcast, an infamous Very Special Episode we've been after since the start of the podcast. Thanks to the help of intrepid listener who tracked do||2/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAVSEPod Episode 38: Arrow - "Spectre of the Gun"||This week we're diving into superhero TV to discuss the gun control episode of CW's Arrow, in which the Green Arrow is confronted with a problem he can't just shoot with an arrow, while the audience is confronted with a lot of opinions, but no clear st||1/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAVSEPod Episode 37: Classic Drug PSAs LIVE||We are back and fully rested from the holidays with a special treat for our first show of 2018: a live show that was recorded back in the halcyon days of 2017! Once upon a time, Ryan & Carolyn were joined by cartoonist and Star Wars Minute cohost Ale||1/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAVSEPod Episode 36: The Facts of Life - "Christmas in the Big House"||You take the good, you take the bad, you take them both and there you have...Christmas in the slammer! That's right, for our final Christmas episode, we're going back to the big house to learn the facts of life as Blair learns an important lesson about||12/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAVSEPod Episode 35: Married...With Children - "It's a Bundyful Life"||Whoa Bundy! Our holiday celebration continues as we look at one of the formative shows of the Fox network, Married...with Children, and its season four Christmas episode "Its a Bundyful Life", in which Al (after lots of setup) finds himself in a (brief||12/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAVSEPod Episode 34: Metalocalypse - "Dethmas"||Our holiday marathon continues as we rock our way into the more recent past to discuss the Metalocalypse Christmas episode, "Dethmas", a very special Christmas episode that plays like a greatest hits of previous TV Christmas specials, but with a coked-||12/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAVSEPod Episode 33: Christmas at Pee Wee's Playhouse||Today's secret word is "podcast" (Ah! Podcast! Ahhhh!), as we kickoff our 2017 holiday programming by reviewing 1988's "Christmas at Pee Wee's Playhouse", in which Pee Wee hosts a bevy of special guests at his titular Playhouse to celebrate Christmas,||12/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAVSEPod Episode 32: The Star Wars Extravaganza!||Presenting a very special Very Special Episode, in which four nerds put Star Wars - from the dizzying highs of the binary sunset & dramatic paternal declarations to the lowest Jar Jar Binks-ian lows - on trial. For the Defense, one die hard Star Wars||11/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAVSEPod Episode 31: Family Ties - "No Nukes is Good Nukes"||Gobble gobble everyone! For the second year in a row, we're spending Thanksgiving in the slammer! This year, we return to Family Ties to discuss the season one episode, "No Nukes is Good Nukes", in which Steven & Elyse spend the holiday protesting th||11/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAVSEPod Episode 30: Justice League of America||In a shameless attempt to piggyback on the pop cultural word-of-mouth surrounding the upcoming big budget Justice League movie, this week the Aluminum Four assemble to discuss that film's decidedly not-big-budget predecessor, 1997's Justice League of A||11/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitAVSEPod Episode 29: Stephen King's It||Hot on the heels of the recent theatrical version and just in time for Halloween, this week Carolyn, Austin & David review the 1990 TV movie adaptation of Stephen King's It, in which a malevolent being in the form of a clown (Tim Curry) menaces a gro||10/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
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Glad to see the hilarious hosts of Saved by the Bell Reviewed continue to put out content. SBTB reviewed is one of my favorite and funniest podcasts ever. If you are a 80's or 90's kid and grew up on cheesy sitcoms, this is for you. But what separates this podcast from boring TV reviewed podcasts is the raunchy brand of humor. If you enjoy jokes about licking buttholes, this is the podcast for you. Its only fitting that their first episode is the Child Molester Different Strokes episode.
This is the greatest TV podcast
I love the trope of "very special episodes," and this podcast covers them so amusingly. The hosts all make great points and even greater jokes. I learn and laugh, so you know I love it too!