Hit and Rant

The Wednesday Pop Culture Rant once suffered the indignity of being run over by a white panel van. Driven by our uncle. That story awaits a Netflix Original treatment, but suffice it to say after many stitches, The Rant found … Continued

Breaking Rant

The Wednesday Pop Culture Rant has learned the following, shocking revelations. Sources close to The Rant, namely our office dog Berry, have uncovered disturbing scandals via the use of a Ouija board and strategically placed Milk Bones. We suggest you … Continued

Brand New Rant, Same Old Trouble

The Wednesday Pop Culture Rants feels a sense of gratitude that we turned down that gig to work as a Mariah Carey roadie on NYE. Check, one. Check, two. These things happen when the ghost of Dick Clark runs the … Continued

Have Yourself a Merry Little Rant

The Wednesday Pop Culture Rant is required by Internet Law to produce a listicle by the end of the year. Otherwise Russian hackers flood your site with topless Putin photos and Breitbart starts a rumor the basement of your offices … Continued

The Sound of One Rant Clapping

If you meet the Buddha on the road, kill him. If you were to vanquish your desire, you might become enlightened. Or so the Buddha seemed to say after gaining his own enlightenment under the Bodhi tree. But people ascribe … Continued

The Rant You Save Might Be Your Own

The Wednesday Pop Culture Rant would draw your attention to Westworld, the flawed but mesmerizing new series on HBO. The premise works because it requires no leap of faith or suspension of disbelief: humans have used advances in robotics and … Continued

Thanks for the Rants

Contrary to rumors, The Wednesday Pop Culture Rant enjoys many things.¬†We just think people should ratchet down their reaction to what they love and despise about a million notches. J.J. Abrams, after wildly entertaining you at the beginning of a … Continued

A Rant in Every Pot

The Wednesday Pop Culture Rant can see, shimmering there in the distance, the end to our long national nightmare. Which will immediately be followed by candidates declaring for the 2020 presidential race and The Rant poking sharp instruments into our … Continued

The Rant Begins to Turn

The Wednesday Pop Culture Rant enjoys a brisk stroll in the fall, a carpet of leaves beneath our feet, the smell of a chimenea burning contentedly on someone’s back porch. So The Rant would be thanking you to stop ruining … Continued