The Best Minutes Podcast

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William Wyler's 1946 film "The Best Years of Our Lives," examined one minute of screen time per episode.

Minute 146: When I Know I'm Helpless
#146
Today at 1:05 AM

Homer loses the debate.


Minute 145: How to Take this Harness Off
#145
Last Friday at 1:05 AM

Homer lays his cards on the table, and his arms on the bed.


Minute 144: See For Yourself What Happens
#144
Last Thursday at 1:05 AM

Truth or Dare


Minute 143: Tell Me the Truth, Homer
#143
Last Wednesday at 1:05 AM

Fold, Raise, or Call.


Minute 142: Up to Silver Lake
#142
Last Tuesday at 1:05 AM

Cold Chicken decisions


Minute 141: Just Knock on the Door
#141
07/19/2021

A knock at the door


Minute 140: Homer and Wilma
#140
07/16/2021

The Girl Next Door


Minute 139: Marry Her, Tomorrow
#139
07/15/2021

Marriage advice, from a guy getting divorced.


Minute 138: This Customer Wasn't Right
#138
07/14/2021

So much for soda jerking.


Minute 137: So We're All a Bunch of Suckers
#137
07/13/2021

One knuckle sandwich on toast, coming right up.


Minute 136: I Don't Get Ya, Mister
#136
07/12/2021

Civilian-splaining the war to a veteran


Minute 135: They Work by Radar
#135
07/09/2021

Homer's Frequently-Asked Question


Minute 134: Ham and Cheese Dark
#134
07/08/2021

The beginning of a bad conversation.


Minute 133: I'm Glad I'll Never See Him Again
#133
07/07/2021

Peggy isn't good at lying to herself.


Minute 132: That was Fred
#132
07/06/2021

No hellos, just goodbyes.


Minute 131: Chopsticks
#131
07/05/2021

Homer plays while Fred calls Peggy


Minute 130: So Long, Fred
#130
07/02/2021

So long, Al.


Minute 129: I'm Quite Fond of You, Too
#129
07/01/2021

Terms of surrender.


Minute 128: We Tell Each Other Things
#128
06/30/2021

Fred learns about a novel family dynamic.


Minute 127: Are You in Love with Peggy?
#127
06/29/2021

Awkward questions from the potential father-in-law.


Minute 126: Al Here?
#126
06/28/2021

Al is here, alright.


Minute 125: We Never Had Any Trouble
#125
06/25/2021

Peggy has quite an idyllic view of her parents' lives.


Minute 124: You're Gonna Do it with an Axe?
#124
06/24/2021

Al doesn't seem fond of Peggy's plan.


Minute 123: I'm Gonna Break that Marriage Up!
#123
06/23/2021

Peggy's got a plan.


Minute 122: We Want Four Copies, Honey
#122
06/22/2021

A night to remember


Minute 121: You Could Use a Little More Makeup
#121
06/21/2021

Smile, darn ya, smile!


Minute 120: I'm Speaking From Experience
#120
06/18/2021

Marie overshares


Minute 119: Pay No Attention to the Sign
#119
06/17/2021

There are lots of signs Marie ignores


Minute 118: They Just Don't Like Each Other
#118
06/16/2021

One small problem


Minute 117: Anyway, We Can't Fall Down
#117
06/15/2021

Every day is V-J Day


Minute 116: Humorous Anecdotes
#116
06/14/2021

Toastmaster dropout Al


Minute 115: No Collateral, No Hill
#115
06/11/2021

Al's Lecture on how America lost the war.


Minute 114: Our Country Stands Where it Stands Today
#114
06/10/2021

Tautology in defense of oration is no vice.


Minute 113: Don't Be a Bore
#113
06/09/2021

Woody gets a little handsy.


Minute 112: A Very Healthy Effect
#112
06/08/2021

Peggy spills the beans


Minute 111: Pink, Sweet, and Nauseating
#111
06/07/2021

Pepto-Bismol on the rocks


Minute 110: Strictly TCR
#110
06/04/2021

That's bank-talk for "rich."


Minute 109: Who is this Peggy Stephenson?
#109
06/03/2021

The hands-on-hips stage of the argument.


Minute 108: Dinner at the Embassy Club
#108
06/02/2021

Marie is not happy.


Minute 107: His Collateral is in His Hands
#107
06/01/2021

Sweat equity.