Ted Lasso Episode 10- “The Hope That Kills You”

Spencer and Lee review the finale of season 1 of Ted Lasso. Lee finally discusses Lapsang Souchong tea, Spencer has a repeat dessert in Biscuits with the Boss, Spencer leads a recap, they award Trainwreck of the Episode, run through the Sportscenter Top 10 and wrap up the season with Life Lesson with Ted.

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Ted Lasso Episode 9- “All Apologies”

July 19, 2021 by terry

Spencer and Lee review the penultimate episode of season 1 of Ted Lasso “All Apologies.” Spencer has biscuits, Lee attempts to explain Teavana, Spencer leads a recap, they award Trainwreck of the Episode, they run through exactly 10 things they liked about the episode in the Sportscenter Top 10 and they end with some life […]


Ted Lasso Episode 8- “Diamond Dogs”

July 18, 2021 by terry

After a break, Spencer and Lee review episode 8 of Ted Lasso “Diamond Dogs.” They chat about tea and biscuits, Spencer does a recap, Lee enjoys dairy puns, they award Trainwreck of the Episode, run through the Sportscenter Top 10 and end with Life Lessons with Ted.


Ted Lasso Episode 7- “Make Rebecca Great Again”

July 6, 2021 by terry

Spencer and Lee review episode 7 of Ted Lasso “Make Rebecca Great Again.” They have tea time, Biscuits with the Boss, Spencer leads a rousing recap of the episode, they run through the Sportscenter Top 10, struggle to award Trainwreck of the Episode and end with Life Lessons with Ted. Spencer’s audio got a little […]


Mangum Talks- Spencer Sends Ice Cream Cake

July 5, 2021 by terry

In this episode, Spencer sends everyone an Ice Cream Cake and explains that Ice Cream Cake is a common treat in his household. Spoiler- Lee let his melt


Ted Lasso Episode 6- “Two Aces”

June 29, 2021 by terry

Spencer and Lee review a rollercoaster of an episode of Ted Lasso titled “Two Aces.” Spencer leads a recap, they award Trainwreck of the Episode, they go through a lively Sportscenter Top 10 and end with three Life Lessons with Ted.


Mangum Talks- Tuna/ Roy Williams Departure

June 28, 2021 by terry

In this episode, BJ shares some very interesting canned tuna with the guys. We try Dong Won Tuna with Hot Pepper. Not so surprisingly, we had differing opinions on the quality. We also discuss the departure of Roy Williams from our alma mater UNC Chapel Hill. Lee is still getting over it.


Ted Lasso Episode 5- “Tan Lines”

June 22, 2021 by terry

Spencer and Lee review an emotional episode of Ted Lasso. Spencer leads the recap, we award Trainwreck of the episode, run through the Sportscenter Top 10 and end with Life Lessons with Ted.


Mangum Watches- “Ravenous”

by terry

In this episode of Mangum Watches, the guys review “Ravenous” a 1999 horror movie staring Guy Pierce, Robert Carlyle and Jeremy Davies. Directed by Antonia Bird. Spoiler- Levi chose this one.


Mangum Talks- Shared Dinner 2

by terry

In this episode, the guys buy each other dinner again and discuss who got what. This one starts with BJ, yes, BJ, questioning if we might be ordering too much food. Later we chat about food history and favorite food cultures. We have a good time doing these and hope you enjoy them.


Mangum Talks- Shared Dinner 1

June 15, 2021 by terry

In this episode, the guys all send each other dinner and discuss who got what. This is the first time we tried this and it ended up being a lot of fun. Also, Lee got a surprise for BJ…


Episode 76 – And Then There Were None – by Agatha Christie

by Mangum Reads


Mangum Watches- “Goodnight Mommy”

June 13, 2021 by terry

In this episode of Mangum Watches, the guys tackle a doozy of a horror movie out of Austria. They attempt a recap and then try to unpack the strengths and weaknesses of the film.


Mangum Talks- Soaps

June 8, 2021 by terry

The fellas review some high-priced soaps that Lee provided. They review the soaps, discuss their soap-buying practices, and chat about a variety of other topics. This one was a lot of fun.


Ted Lasso Episode 3- “Trent Crimm: The Independent”

by terry

Spencer and Lee review a great episode of Ted Lasso “Trent Crimm: Independent.” They start with Biscuits with the Boss and Tea Time with Lee, Spencer leads a recap, they run through a Sportscenter Top 10, award Trainwreck of the Episode and Lee dispenses Life Lessons with Ted.


Ted Lasso Episode 2- “Biscuits”

June 1, 2021 by terry

Spencer and Lee review episode 2 of Ted Lasso titled “Biscuits.” Spencer leads a recap, they review the Sportscenter Top 10, award Trainwreck of the Week and discuss Ted’s Life Lessons of the Week. They also debut two new segments!


Mangum Talks – Scented Candles

May 30, 2021 by Mangum Reads

In our inaugural pod of shared experience we enjoy some olfactory enlightenment. Levi sent the guys scented candles and they all do a quick review. The fellas also discuss why Levi likes scented candles, generally, and a few other issues du jour.


Ted Lasso Episode 1- “Pilot”

May 25, 2021 by terry

Spencer and Lee review episode one of the Apple+ series “Ted Lasso.” Spencer leads a recap, they do a “Sportscenter Top 10”, award Trainwreck of the Episode and wrap up with Life Lessons with Ted.


The Nevers Episode 6- “True”

May 18, 2021 by terry

Spencer and Lee review the season 1 mid-season finale of “The Nevers.” They do their best to recap a thoroughly complicated episode, award Best Line, discuss best and worst character arcs and do a little theory crafting along the way.


Welcome to The Lasso Lowdown!

May 14, 2021 by terry

Spencer and Lee introduce The Lasso Lowdown. A new Mangum Talks podcast reviewing the Apple+ series “Ted Lasso”


The Nevers- Episode 4 “Undertaking”

May 4, 2021 by terry

Spencer and Lee review episode 4 of HBO’s “The Nevers” Spencer actually enjoys this episode and Lee has a new favorite character. They go through a recap, award Best Line of the Episode, discuss best and worst character arcs and engage in a little theory discussion.


House of the Dragon Update! May 2021

May 1, 2021 by terry

Spencer and Lee dust off the GoT Questions? podcast to discuss the #marathrone rewatch push and ‘House of the Dragon’ production updates!


The Nevers- Episode 3 “Ignition”

April 27, 2021 by terry

Spencer and Lee review episode 3 of HBO’s “The Nevers” titled “Ignition.” They run through a recap, award ‘Best Line of the Episode,’ best and worst character arcs and engage in a little theory speculation.


The Nevers- Episode 2 “Exposure”

April 21, 2021 by terry

Spencer and Lee review episode 2 of HBO’s “The Nevers” titled “Exposure.” They liked this episode better than the premiere. They go through a recap, Lee awards Best Line of the Episode and they go through best (and worst) character arcs.


The Nevers Episode 1-“Touched”

April 13, 2021 by terry

Spencer and Lee review Episode 1 of HBO’s The Nevers titled “Touched.” They recap the episode, discuss their favorite line and select their (early) favorite character arcs!