SRSLY #121: Battle of the Sexes / A Christmas Prince / The Good Place

On the pop culture podcast this week: the Billie Jean King biopic Battle of the Sexes, the festive Netflix film A Christmas Prince and the ethical minefield that is TV's The Good Place.

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The Links

The Battle of the Sexes

The trailer.

An interesting review.

A Christmas Prince

The film on Netflix.

The Good Place (our discussion is full of spoilers, avoid 24.55 to the end)

The show on Netflix.

For next time:

We are watching Alias Grace.

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PS If you missed #120, check it out here.