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The Pilot Episode Emmy Special

Are the networks completely bereft of artistic content? The Emmy voters would have you believe it, base on the 2014 nominations. Is that a fair assessment? And what does this mean for the current landscape? Also, who’s gonna win? Cory … Continue reading

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Episode 41 – The Dukes of Hazzard

Yeeeeeeeeeeeeee-Haaaaaaaw!!!! YES! It’s finally here, Josh and Cory agreed to discuss Jeff’s favorite, The Dukes of Hazzard! Jeff is VERY excited. Josh and Cory, not so much. But that doesn’t mean the discussion isn’t lively, it just means Jeff has … Continue reading

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Episode 40 – Sons Of Anarchy

This time out, The Pilot Episode gets raw, real, and very,very violent. That’s right, it’s another comedy! But seriously, this time we are discussing one of Jeff and Cory’s current favorites, Sons Of Anarchy. DON’T call it a “gang”….it’s a … Continue reading

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Episode 38 – My Secret Identity

You’ll never guess the show we discuss this time! Well, if you read the title, you will have a GOOD guess, but I stand by my joke. Anyway, Josh, Jeff, and Cory take a look at a show from our … Continue reading

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Episode 36 – Top 5 TV Theme Songs

It’s yet another Pilot Episode first, kids! This time out, your friends at The Pilot Episode discuss their top 5 favorite TV Theme Songs of all time, complete with song snippets! Listen in and find out how inspired Josh’s list … Continue reading

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Episode 35 – Kolchak, The Night Stalker

This time out, The Pilot Episode goes back. WAY back. Back to a simpler time, a time that even predates Cory: 1974. The late, great Darren McGavin was a leading man back then, and he carried a series for a … Continue reading

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Episode 32 – The Wire

After last time’s VERY serious episode, we decide to go a little lighter this time, so we’re discussing an opus about drugs, violence, police corruption, and murder. That’s right, we’re talking about The Wire! If you haven’t watched this show, … Continue reading

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Episode 31 – Law & Order: SVU

This time out, it gets a little heavy on The Pilot Episode. We are discussing the first episode of the first Law & Order spinoff, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. This show deals almost exclusively with sexual assault cases. … Continue reading

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Episode 30 – Breaking Bad

A friend of mine recently said “All actors want to be Daniel Day-Lewis. Daniel Day-Lewis wants to be Brian Cranston.” After watching the pilot episode of Breaking Bad, we’re inclined to agree. Seriously. If you haven’t seen it, stop reading … Continue reading

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Episode 29.5 – Sleepy Hollow

I told you we’d do it! Don’t lose your heads, it’s just a Pilot Episode Special Edition!!! We watched the premier of the new Fox series Sleepy Hollow. Did the show knock us out like Rip Van Winkle, or did … Continue reading

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Episode 28 – Law & Order Part 2 – Everybody’s Favorite Bagman

When is a Pilot Episode NOT a Pilot Episode? That’s a great question. This week our intrepid podcasters attempt to answer that question. Join Cory, Jeff, and Josh as they discuss the Law & Order episode that was MEANT to … Continue reading

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Episode 27 – Law & Order

DUH-Duh!! This time out, we bring the Law, then we bring the Order. In THAT order. Ok, that was an awful joke, I apologize, but I do NOT apologize for this episode, as your friends at The Pilot Episode open … Continue reading

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Episode 26 – Wiseguy

Yo! It’s time for  your friends at The Pilot Episode to go undercover and become made men with the…um…Atlantic City mafia?  That’s right, it’s time for WISEGUY! This groundbreaking series doesn’t get much love from today’s viewers, but is it … Continue reading

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Episode 25 – Lost

Time to get LOST! Yeah, I know, but I had to make that joke, right? We thought about making this a 2-parter, but just couldn’t bear to break it up, so enjoy our epic-est show yet as the Josh takes … Continue reading

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Episode 17 – The Wonder Years

What would you think if I sang out of tune? Would you even care enough to tell me? Sure you would. And this time out, the guys at The Pilot Episode care enough to tell you EXACTLY what they think … Continue reading

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Episode 16 – Freaks & Geeks

This time out, Cory gets his first wish granted: He requested that The Pilot Episode tackled the cult hit Freaks and Geeks. Jeff had never seen Freaks & Geeks. Jeff now LOVES Freaks & Geeks. If you’ve seen the show, … Continue reading

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Episode 14 – Sliders

This time out, the Pilot Episode boys leap, um, I mean, “slide” on into the first episode of the Jerry O’Connell series “Sliders”!!!! Listen in and find out if John Rhys Davies can out-act anyone on the planet, and listen … Continue reading

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Episode 13 – Heroes

Look! Inside your speakers! It’s a bird! It’s a plane! No, actually it’s just Jeff, Josh, and Cory, but THIS time out, they’re talking about real-live superheroes in the pilot episode of HEROES!!! Listen in and hear Jeff work his … Continue reading

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Episode 11 – Quantum Leap

BIG NEWS this time folks! Your fearless hosts are joined by a VERY special guest, CORY! Together, our brave trio dives into the first episode of Quantum Leap, arguably one of the greatest sci-fi shows of all time! Listen in … Continue reading

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The Pilot Episode #6 – Simon & Simon

In this edition of The Pilot Episode, travel back in time to the early 80’s as Josh and Jeff discuss the first episode of Simon & Simon starring Jameson Parker and Gerald McRaney. Listen and be amazed at just how … Continue reading

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The Pilot Episode #2 – The X Files

In this edition of The Pilot Episode, our fearless leaders dive into the 1993 premiere episode of one of Josh’s favorite shows, The X Files. Listen in, and find out the precise moment in history when large glasses were sexy.

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