The podcast is back, ready to talk straight smack about internet people making videos without much substance. Chad doesn't want to hurt anyone's feelings but it's time to delineate between what's eye candy and what's a full feast. Also: MEGAN ELLISON is doing her best to keep ANNAPURNA PICTURES out of bankruptcy; and VARIETY'S cover story of Conan O'Brien "revolutionizing" podcasting is...so far from the truth.
Megan Ellison is doing her best: https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/why-root-megan-ellison-fail-1233052
Annapurna final offer made to banks: https://deadline.com/2019/08/annapurna-megan-ellison-larry-ellison-last-and-final-offer-bankers-1202668129/
News Time on Annapurna: https://youtu.be/HkzK4VnA6WY
Conan, others insight podcast “revolution:” https://variety.com/2019/digital/features/podcast-boom-conan-o-brien-gimlet-spotify-luminary-1203306477/
The A.V. Club's response to Variety's cover story: https://aux.avclub.com/what-we-don-t-talk-about-when-we-talk-about-the-podcas-1837437228