Calvin’s Canadian Cave of Cool

A funny, irreverent, and sometimes politically incorrect look at Pop Culture from a Canadian perspective.

January 4th, 2020    

HBO’s WATCHMEN Reviewed

WATCHMEN! HBO's limited series based on Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons graphic novel masterpiece gets an review! Listen as Cal and M.D. give their thoughts and wax enthusiastically about this landmark television series. A slightly spoilery review which covers the entire series and celebrates Damon Lindeloff's redemption as a creator of quality television!

December 27th, 2019    

Cave of Cool Short Take: An APPEAL to the UKRAINE

QUID PRO NO! Calvin delivers a personal message and an appeal to all of his listeners in the Ukraine!

December 24th, 2019    

Christmas Special 2019

Cal and MD talk Christmas! EMMETT OTTER'S JUG BAND CHRISTMAS, EVEL KNEIVEL STUNT CYCLE, and, of course, KRAMPUS! Everything Christmas in one compact Cave of Cool Package!

November 30th, 2019    

SEASON 2 OPENER: From Cherry to Disney Plus!

SEASON 2 opens with a bang as we cover the firing of Don Cherry, The box office bomb that was CHARLIE'S ANGELS and TERMINATOR: DARK FATE. We talk HBO's WATCHMEN and Disney Plus' THE MANDALORIAN! We're back, Bitches!

September 26th, 2019    

Cave of Cool SHORT TAKE: Leslie Jones leaving SNL

Cal talks about Leslie Jones leaving Saturday Night live and what a tragedy that is for him personally

September 26th, 2019    

Cave of Cool Short Take: Rick Ocasek & Eddie Money

We talk about the recent sad passing of two of our Rock & Roll heroes.

September 26th, 2019    

THE BOYS and PENNYWORTH

Cal and MD talk about Amazon Prime's insane TV show THE BOYS. Cal reviews the DC Comics TV Series PENNYWORTH. Cal tells the story of SIR NICHOLAS WINTON who saved children during the Second World War, snatching them out from under the noses of the Nazis. We talk Canadian politics, JAGMEET SINGH and his video addressing Quebec's Bill C21, and our homegrown lefty/righty parties. Cal finishes up by decrying the unfairness of the universe that denies him the love of a good woman, and, for some reason, EGGOS.

September 21st, 2019    

SHORT & SWEET: A Cave of Cool BONUS TRACK

What is CALVIN'S CANADIAN CAVE OF COOL? We tell you where to find it and why you should visit!

September 20th, 2019    

KRISTEN STEWART, THE MCU AND THE FAMILY OF KILLER DEER

KRISTEN STEWART wants into the MCU. Calvin explains why this is a bad idea. EDMONTON EXPO is this weekend and Calvin will be there! Represent! Calvin also tells the story of nearly being killed by a family of DRUNK DEER. We also talk about what it's like to live in small-town Canada surrounded by deer hunters. It's a chilling tale of horror and not for the squeamish or faint of heart!

September 20th, 2019    

A BAG OF MIXED NUTS

From way back in August this episode features Calvin's review of HOBBES & SHAW, Calvin is convinced he has transitioned to an alternate universe, one that didn't have crazy far right politics and yet another mass shooting. Calvin and M.D. try to figure it all out. Party politics, tribalism and an ABC After School special called THE WAVE. Calvin remembers the Canadian television series WONDERFALLS. All this plus THE FRIENDLY GIANT!

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