Episode #8×08: The Mandela Effect, Are Movies Too Long?, Biden’s Supreme Court Justice Pick

  • Before we get into the main show, we’re giving the latest updates on the unprovoked, unconscionable invasion of Ukraine by Russia. #Millennial stands with Ukraine!
  • Are you familiar with the term ‘bucket list’? We’ve got some shocking Mandela Effects to break your brains with this episode.
  • Will #Millennial start a Mandela Effect? Maybe, we like some light trolling here and there.
  • Why does it seem like average move run times are getting closer and closer to 3 hours? Because they are.
  • Can a long runtime cause us to pass on seeing a movie in theaters? Would intermissions make a difference for the viewing experience?
  • President Biden has announced Ketanji Brown Jackson has his nominee to fill the vacancy on the US Supreme Court. Not only is she extremely qualified, but if seated she would be the first black woman to sit on SCOTUS.
  • What could happen procedurally during Jackson’s confirmation? Do we need to worry about Manchin and Sinema?
  • We’re a little shook at how prophetic this week’s #Millennial Make a Commitment submissions get. 👀 
  • This week’s recommendations are entertaining AND educational: ‘The Tinder Swindler’ on Netflix and Orville Peck (Andrew), Behind the Bastards: Czar Nicholas II 4-part series (Laura), and ‘Inventing Anna’ on Netflix (Pam).
  • This week’s episode is sponsored by Apostrophe (https://www.apostrophe.com/MILL and use code MILL to get your dermatologist-crafted treatment plan for $5). Support #Millennial by supporting our sponsors!

And in this week’s installment of After Dark, available on Patreon:

  • Disney’s new immersive Star Wars hotel experience has make its debut and reviews are… mixed.
  • Would you pay $4,809 to spend two days in a heavily scheduled, immersive experience hotel? We think there might be better ways to spend your money…
  • We’ve got some hotel horror stories for y’all this week.
  • Don’t talk too loud in your hotel room – Andrew might be listening. 😈

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