In this latest episode sponsored by Calm and NetSuite, we discuss Dave Chappelle’s Sticks & Stones and the state of stand-up comedy. JVL really hates IKEA. Sonny is feeling old. Vic shares his lab results. Plus talk about The Mandalorian trailer!

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In this latest episode, sponsored by ExpressVPN, we discuss the surprisingly poignant Good Boys. Sonny makes the case for Olympus Has Fallen. JVL and Vic have a therapy session. Plus JVL reacts to that amazing new Star Wars trailer!

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In this latest episode sponsored by DoorDash and NetSuite, we tackle the Springsteen-themed Blinded by the Light—how could the Boss let this happen? Sonny discusses the Spider-Man situation. Vic has a barbershop dilemma. And special guest host Matt Continetti has an idea for Stranger Things 4! The Sub-Beacon will return after Labor Day. Happy end of summer!

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In this episode, sponsored by Blinds.com and Calm, Sonny and Vic discuss Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark. JVL hates scary movies so he saw … something else. Sonny eats deep-fried deviled eggs and JVL still hates mayo.

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In this latest episode, sponsored by ExpressVPN and LendingClub, we try to make sense of Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw. JVL sees a few minor problems with the plot. Sonny recommends books about film. And Vic has a Red Dawn revelation!

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In this latest episode, sponsored by Quip and Blinds.com, we discuss Once Upon a Time in Hollywood and the Tarantino oeuvre. JVL talks about word processing. Sonny ignores Facebook birthday wishes. Vic defends his mochi theft!

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In this latest episode, sponsored by DoorDash, we review The Lion King remake—was there really a need? Sonny has gone haircut crazy. JVL provides tips on cleaning a Keurig. And Vic denies stealing salad. Plus Top Gun 2 trailer talk!

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In this latest episode, sponsored by Calm and LendingClub, we discuss Stuber. JVL celebrates Prime Day by getting a canopy. Vic compares himself to Dave Bautista. Sonny sorts through his Criterion Collection. Plus: Star Wars time travel theories and a buddy cop ranking!

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In this latest episode, sponsored by ExpressVPN and Blinds.com, we review Toy Story 4 and rank Pixar movies. JVL is not a fan, despite the tear in his eye. Vic lays out the rules of the buffet. Sonny still dresses up for work—at home.

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In this latest episode sponsored by Calm and Lending Club, the Sub-Beacon discusses Spider-Man: Far From Home. Sonny still hates sand. Vic watches World War II movies. Plus a special guest review!

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In this latest episode, sponsored by Boosted and Calm, we review the Elton John biopic Rocketman. JVL says Elton John > Queen! Sonny talks to strangers in an airport. Vic picks up two hitchhikers.

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Bad news: Hacks on Hacks is canceled. There is good news, however: The Free Beacon Podcast will be resurrected in the near future! We’re testing out a new host right now, trying to make sure it all comes together nicely for you.

We haven’t told Griswold yet that the show is over—let’s see how long it takes him to find out.

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In this latest episode, sponsored by Express VPN and Blinds.com, we discuss Dark Phoenix. Sonny wonders if the days of X-Men’s future are past. JVL gets spotted as Flash’s dad. Vic insists he was a victim of food poisoning. Plus toll lane conspiracy theories!

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Because bon vivant Andrew Kugle has decided to use one of his vacation days on this, the most important of days, we won’t have an episode for you. Make sure to tune in next week for a very special episode: you won’t want to miss it.

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In this latest episode, sponsored by Boosted, we review Godzilla: King of the Monsters. JVL gets his Lepin “Parry Hotter,” Sonny gets a haircut, and Vic gets into mistaken identity. Plus Space Giants and Grippos!

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The gang asks if the Daily Beast was right to reveal the identity of a nobody who put a politically charged video on Facebook and Stephen Gutowski highlights what the media doesn’t understand about silencers.

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In this latest episode, sponsored by Calm, the gang reviews Guy Ritchie’s Aladdin. JVL and Sonny discuss their new business venture—no chitchat barbershops. Vic makes a Suffering Bastard. Plus problematic movies from the ’80s and ’90s!

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Just wanted to give our dozens of loyal listeners a heads up: no episode this week. I realize this is a blow after having no episode LAST week but I promise we’ll be back next week. Well, promise is a strong word. I believe there will be an episode next week. Fingers crossed!

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In this latest episode, sponsored by Boosted and DoorDash, the guys discuss John Wick: Chapter 3—Parabellum. JVL and Sonny argue over Uber vs. taxis. Sonny doesn’t like small talk, JVL demands tips for writers, and Vic tries the Ghost Pepper diet.

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In this micro-episode sponsored by DoorDash, Vic, Sonny, and special guest host Matt Continetti discuss the final episode of Game of Thrones. Sonny and Vic talk about their likes and dislikes while Matt draws lessons from Babylon 5!

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