Gobbledygeek episode 81, “Pop to the Future,” is available for listening or download right here.
It’s 2012. The world is probably coming to a fiery end soon. So where is our flying car? And while we’re at it, are there going to be lightsabers? Or clones? Or hoverboards? Or any number of things that science fiction and pop culture have promised us? Paul and AJ ruminate on these questions of the future, discussing whether or not some of these goals are attainable or even desirable. And heads up: shit gets kinda bleak.
Next week: Our 2012 Spring Movie Preview!