Ennui Talk

Ennui Talk

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Ennui Talk is an extension of the team behind alternative comedy entity ennui.tv, hosted by its executive producer Matthew Winter.
050 The Ennui Talk 50th Episode Extravaganza
Dec 10 • 33 min
Matthew Winter is joined by the OG Ennui crew in Hayden Clark, Chris Hodge and Brad Hodge to celebrate the 50th episode of the Ennui Talk podcast. They discuss Elon Musk, Young Sheldon, vaping, Kevin Spacey, being accidentally racist, local elections, and…
049 Aunty Donna, Filthy Frank and Ricky Gervais
Dec 3 • 48 min
Matthew Winter and RetroArcadeMonkey come together for what Matt incorrectly claims is the 51st episode, and talk about everything, including the Australian comedy troupe Aunty Donna, the now-maybe-retired Filthy Frank, and the comedy genius in Ricky…
048 The Ennui Graduation Retrospective: Post-School Jobs, University and Moving Out
Nov 26 • 61 min
Matthew Winter and Chris Hodge come together for a retrospective on finishing high school. In this graduation special, they discuss hanging out the first time after school, getting jobs after school, rejecting their university offers, moving out of home,…
047 Knack 2, Australian Slang and The Eric Andre Show
Nov 19 • 56 min
Matthew Winter and RetroArcadeMonkey come together to talk a homegrown Knack 2 meme, having a sitcom opening shot in a viva voce, being a ballet boy, Australian and British slang, Rick and Morty memes, the Minecraft fandom, Tim and Eric, and the genius of…
046 Chris Hodge: Gym Junkie, Aspiring Engineer and Real Sexy Boy
Nov 12 • 57 min
Matthew Winter brings in Chris Hodge to talk about all things Chris Hodge . In this episode, they discuss living on a farm as a child, stories about his two siblings (including Brad from Marty’s Internet Show), the Australian education system, his dream…
045 Ennui News Dump: RiceGum, Demonetization and Jake Paul Again (feat. YungCripp)
Nov 5 • 58 min
Matthew Winter and YungCripp come together to review the previous month on the internet. In the October review edition, they talk iDubbbz’s RiceGum Content, the recent demonetization issues on YouTube, and the recent troubles with Jake Paul.
The Ennui Talk Best Bits October 2017
Nov 3 • 17 min
Listen to the best bits of Ennui Talk from October 2017, including the discussion of PewDiePie’s use of a racial slur, childhood favourites The Saddle Club and Thomas the Tank Engine, Matt and Hayden’s childhood friend Steve, bad frog experiences and the…
044 The Ennui Halloween Spooktacular
Oct 30 • 62 min
Matthew Winter is joined by Hayden Clark and Chris Hodge for the first annual Ennui Halloween Spooktacular. In this spooky special, they discuss horror movies, scary video games, Elon Musk, VR horror games, and scary stories and dreams from their past.
043 Ennui News Dump: Australian Destinations, Gay Marriage and Fidget Spinners
Oct 22 • 46 min
Matthew Winter and Chris Hodge put together another Ennui News Dump special, discussing news from all over the world, including tourist destinations all over Australia, the gay marriage vote going on down under, and the fidget spinner fad.
042 Hayden Clark: Filthy Nerd, Wannabe Game Maker and Complete Asshole
Oct 15 • 57 min
Matthew Winter brings in Hayden Clark to talk about all things Hayden Clark. In this episode, they discuss living in Canberra, his assholish behaviour as a kid, his childhood friends including Big Steve, schoolyard memories, his ideal careers, being the…
041 TV from Our Childhood: Cory in the House, Daria and Degrassi
Oct 8 • 48 min
Matthew Winter and Chris Hodge talk one-on-one about television from their childhood, including Mcleod’s Daughters, Arthur, Cory in the House, Thomas the Tank Engine, The Saddle Club, Total Drama Island, Daria, Lizzie McGuire, Neighbours, Big Brother, The…
040 Ennui News Dump: Jake Paul, PewDiePie and KSI (ft. YungCripp)
Oct 1 • 49 min
Matthew Winter and YungCripp come together to review the previous month on the internet. In the September review edition, they talk the beef between Jake Paul and Faze Banks, KSI’s comments about Joe Weller’s depression, and PewDiePie saying the n-word.
The Ennui Talk Best Bits: September 2017
Sep 29 • 14 min
Listen to the best bits of Ennui Talk from September 2017, including discussion of Runescape and XBOX, Rick and Morty season 3, Game of Throne’s latest season, and shock sites Meatspin and Lemon Party.
039 The Worst of the Internet: Vine Stars, ASMR and YouTube Cringe
Sep 24 • 58 min
Matthew Winter and Chris Hodge discuss the worst of the internet, ranging from shock sites like 2 Girls 1 Cup, to the weird world of ASMR, to Vine stars turned YouTubers, to the other trash faces of YouTube.
038 Game of Thrones, 9/11 Memes and Shia LaBeouf
Sep 17 • 42 min
Matthew Winter is joined by Chris Hodge and Hayden Clark once again. This time, the Ennui crew discuss anything and everything, including university, millennials, 9/11 memes, weed, the latest season of Game of Thrones, Shia LaBeouf, and ponzi schemes
037 What Ennui’s Been Watching: Rick and Morty, Evil Dead and Breaking Bad
Sep 10 • 59 min
Matthew Winter and RetroArcadeMonkey talk all things TV and movies, giving a bunch of recommendations and having in-depth discussions on a number of films and series including Breaking Bad, Evil Dead, 1408 and Rick and Morty.
036 The Ennui Gamescast: Call of Duty, Minecraft and Tony Hawk Pro Skater
Sep 3 • 52 min
Matthew Winter and Chris Hodge come together to talk all things video games, including the games from their childhood, the genre of games they enjoy most, what games they’d like to make if given the chance, and reading through the top selling games in…
The Ennui Talk Best Bits: The Best of RetroArcadeMonkey (Vol. 3)
Aug 27 • 40 min
As we take a few weeks off, listen to the best bits with RetroArcadeMonkey compiled into a compact audio special. Moments in this episode include talk about Retro being a voice actor, dissection of the horrible films The Emoji Movie and Yogi Bear,…
The Ennui Talk Best Bits: The Best of Our Guests (Vol. 2)
Aug 20 • 38 min
As we take a few weeks off, listen to the best bits of our special guest episodes compiled into a compact audio special. Moments in this episode include ColeoIsCooleo’s view on YouTube’s problems, what Dead on Dave thinks about the quality over quantity…
035 Hitting the Gym, Conspiracy Theories and YouTube’s Trending Page
Aug 13 • 57 min
Host Matthew Winter, with Chris Hodge, discuss how Chris is attempting to become a fit boy by going to the gym, his supplements he takes and the change in his diet, how the mainstream media warp the nutritious value of food, some of the most popular…
034 Wes Anderson, Harmony Korine and Gus Van Sant (with RetroArcadeMonkey)
Aug 6 • 45 min
Host Matthew Winter, with RetroArcadeMonkey, discuss Retro’s trip to the US, long-running TV series including The Big Bang Theory, Suicide Squad’s Margot Robbie, the two films about Steve Jobs, the Columbine High School Massacre and the films based around…
033 Ennui News Dump: Instagram Trends, Anita Sarkeesian and Disneyland
Jul 30 • 43 min
Host Matthew Winter, with Hayden Clark and Chris Hodge, discuss missing Brad, how life is after high school, how they’ve changed over the past few years, social constructs and memories from school, what they would have done differently, Hayden’s…
032 Life After High School, Social Constructs and Schoolyard Memories
Jul 23 • 62 min
Host Matthew Winter, with Hayden Clark and Chris Hodge, discuss missing Brad, how life is after high school, how they’ve changed over the past few years, social constructs and memories from school, what they would have done differently, Hayden’s…
031 Let’s Talk Ennui: Channel Growth, Gaming Content and Marty (Part 2)
Jul 18 • 51 min
Host Matthew Winter, with Hayden Clark, talk all things Ennui. In part two of this Let’s Talk Ennui special, they discuss how to target the Australian audience, how to grow the Ennui brand, how to leverage other projects to grow their own, the past and…
030 Let’s Talk Ennui: Subscriptions, Exclusives and Community (Part 1)
Jul 16 • 55 min
Host Matthew Winter, with Hayden Clark, talk all things Ennui. In part one of this Let’s Talk Ennui special, they discuss the rarely discussed subscription service Ennui Plus, the exclusive content that they want to produce for the service, how they want…
029 Porn Parodies, Shock Sites and Fast Food (ft. YungCripp and ColeoIsCooleo)
Jul 12 • 53 min
Host Matthew Winter, with YungCripp and ColeoIsCooleo, discuss Scooby Doo games, Crash Bandicoot, how the new Powerpuff GIrls sucks, actors who have had huge downfalls, a number of different porn parodies, how Cripp met My Chemical Romance, if cats or…
028 Musical Theatre, the Genius of South Park and TV Revivals (ft. RetroArcadeMonkey)
Jul 10 • 43 min
Host Matthew Winter, with RetroArcadeMonkey, discuss acting in an American Idiot musical, the fears of performing in theatre, The Book of Mormon, The South Park film, the genius of Matt Stone and Trey Parker, and the revival of Twin Peaks and Samurai Jack.
027 What Ennui’s Been Watching: OITNB, The Yogscast and h3h3
Jul 5 • 53 min
Host Matthew Winter, with Chris Hodge, talk about their watching habits. In this episode, they discuss Orange is the New Black, the state of reality television and the internet, good YouTube creators such as PewDiePie and h3h3Productions, quality gaming…
026 Being A Crippled Creator and The Collaboration Game (ft. YungCripp)
Jul 3 • 57 min
Host Matthew Winter talks with up and coming internet personality YungCripp. In this episode, they discuss his differentiation with fellow cripple Ricky Berwick, how he doesn’t use his disability as a crutch, the troubles of growing yourself on YouTube,…
025 Chris Does China: Gucci, the Maglev and Old People (Part 2)
Jun 28 • 33 min
Host Matthew Winter talks with Chris Hodge about his trip to China. In part two of this Chris Does special, they discuss buying a Gucci scarf, Chinese people, travelling on a maglev train, touring with old people, the Chinese landscape, if he would go…
024 Chris Does China: Delayed Flights, the Great Wall and Airport Security (Part 1)
Jun 26 • 30 min
Host Matthew Winter talks with Chris Hodge about his trip to China. In part one of this Chris Does special, they discuss the number of delayed flights, smog, airport security, the Great Wall, Chinese beer and overcoming the language barrier.
023 Context, Keemstar, Catch 33 and Colossal is Crazy (ft. Dead on Dave)
Jun 21 • 56 min
Host Matthew Winter talks with Dead on Dave, internet personality and co-host of the Catch 33 podcast. In this episode, they discuss working and be fired by Joe Cronin twice, how much context matters in situations such as PewDiePie’s, the origins of the…
022 Adult Swim, The Emoji Movie and David Lynch (ft. RetroArcadeMonkey)
Jun 19 • 57 min
Host Matthew Winter, with guest RetroArcadeMonkey, discuss the revolutionary alt-comedy entity of Adult Swim, the upcoming Emoji Movie, what makes David Lynch amazing, and one of our favourite animated web series, Hellbenders.
021 Animation on YouTube and Pokemon Parodies (ft. Gumbino)
Jun 14 • 22 min
Host Matthew Winter talks with YouTube animator Gumbino, where the two discuss being an animator on YouTube, his Pokemon Parodies, how he’s grown his channel, his animation inspirations, and his view on the YouTube ad boycott.
020 Our Childhood on the Web, Content Creation and Making Money Online
Jun 12 • 42 min
Host Matthew Winter, with Hayden Clark, discuss their childhood online, including their uses of Habbo Hotel, Club Penguin and MSN, how advancements in technology have made it easier than ever to make content, and how others monetise their content online…
019 YouTube Podcasts and Comedy Music (ft. BionicPIG)
Jun 7 • 55 min
Host Matthew Winter talks with BionicPIG, an internet entertainer and musician. In part two of their talk, they discuss Hot Wet Soup, YouTube podcasts, his upcoming comedy album, creating serious music, Pink Guy, comedy rap music, and how to make…
018 The Rise of the Pig and Longevity on YouTube (ft. BionicPIG)
Jun 5 • 46 min
Host Matthew Winter talks with BionicPIG, an internet entertainer and musician. In part one of their talk, they discuss his rise on YouTube, his original channels, collaborating, creating series on YouTube including The Greatest Show on YouTube,…
017 Amateur Voice Actors and Modern Nickelodeon (ft. RetroArcadeMonkey)
May 31 • 35 min
Host Matthew Winter talks with RetroArcadeMonkey, a voice actor, bullshit musician, and narrator for Marty’s Internet Show. In this episode, they discuss attempting to play music, his brother’s two careers, being a voice actor, modern Nickelodeon and…
016 YouTube’s Problems and the Commentary Community (ft. ColeoIsCooleo)
May 29 • 59 min
Host Matthew Winter talks with artist and internet comedian ColeoIsCooleo. In this episode, they discuss only been doing art for a year, his dream animated series, the New Zealand YouTube scene, the YouTube content restrictions, the commentary community,…
015 Ennui Games: Adapting Television and Game Genres (Part 2)
May 22 • 31 min
Host Matthew Winter, alongside Hayden Clark, discuss the possibility for a video game studio, Ennui Games, developing and publishing games. In part two, they discuss video games spawned from television, including South Park and The Simpsons, as well as a…
014 Ennui Games: Game Development and Distribution (Part 1)
May 15 • 31 min
Host Matthew Winter, alongside Hayden Clark, discuss the possibility for a video game studio, Ennui Games, developing and publishing games. In part one, they discuss creating and releasing games, including a fusion of Rockstar Games’ Grand Theft Auto 2…
013 Ennui Loves Movies: Zombeavers, Twilight and Troll 2 (Part 2)
May 7 • 21 min
Host Matthew Winter, alongside Chris Hodge, discuss bad movies both big and small in this Ennui Loves Movies special. In part two, they talk Cannibal Holocaust, Hobo with a Shotgun, Zombeavers, Troll 2 and Twilight.
012 Ennui Loves Movies: Adam Sandler, Paul Blart and Cannibal Women (Part 1)
Apr 30 • 21 min
Host Matthew Winter, alongside Chris Hodge, discuss bad movies both big and small in this Ennui Loves Movies special. In part one, they talk Disney Channel films, Adam Sandler, B-movies, typecasting, and Cannibal Women and the Avocado Jungle.
011 Ennui Plays: Let’s Plays, Gaming Podcasts and E-Sports Coverage (Part 2)
Apr 24 • 22 min
Host Matthew Winter, alongside Hayden Clark, discuss their ideas for a gaming channel Ennui Plays and the programming for it. In part two, they cover the need to still incorporate let’s plays, different gaming-based podcasts and how they’d work themselves…
010 Ennui Plays: YouTube Gaming and Twitch Streaming (Part 1)
Apr 17 • 26 min
Host Matthew Winter, alongside Hayden Clark, discuss their ideas for a gaming channel Ennui Plays and the programming for it. In part one, they cover creating unique gaming programming for YouTube, and how they would go about live Twitch streaming.
009 Ennui News Dump: Exorcisms and Killer Seagulls
Apr 9 • 28 min
Host Matthew Winter, alongside Chris Hodge, discuss some of weirdest news in an Ennui News Dump special. In this episode, they talk exorcisms, vodka for kids, rectum rebuilds, testicle removal, killer seagulls and learner drivers.
008 ennui.tv: The Ennui Office and Feature Films (Part 2)
Apr 2 • 27 min
Host Matthew Winter, alongside Hayden Clark, discuss their ideas for ennui.tv and the alternative comedy programming for it. In part two, they cover a workplace comedy in an Office-esque situation, based around the We Are Ennui crew, and potential…
007 ennui.tv: Animated Adventures and Superhero Parodies (Part 1)
Mar 25 • 19 min
Host Matthew Winter, alongside Hayden Clark, discuss their ideas for ennui.tv and the alternative comedy programming for it. In part one, they cover their adult animation ideas, including a Rick and Morty-esque adventure series and a superhero parody.
006 Bad Reality TV, YouTube Pranksters and Gamer Rage
Mar 18 • 32 min
Host Matthew Winter, alongside Brad Hodge and Chris Hodge, discuss the worst reality TV shows currently on television, the YouTube prankster fad, specifically Joey Salads, and how Chris is a regular video game rager.
005 The Past, Present and Future of Ennui
Mar 11 • 30 min
Host Matthew Winter, alongside friend Hayden Clark, discuss the history of We Are Ennui and ennui.tv, including stories about Matt and Hayden’s past ventures in BrainDamagedBudz and BMS, the current state of Ennui with Ennui Talk and Marty’s Internet…
004 Tana Mongoose, iDubbbz and Drag Queens
Mar 4 • 37 min
Host Matthew Winter, alongside friends Hayden Clark and Brad Hodge, discuss the Tana Mongoose / iDubbbz situation, as well as the best show on television, RuPaul’s Drag Race.
003 SJWs, Bad Acting and Magic the Gathering
Feb 25 • 32 min
Host Matthew Winter, alongside friends Hayden Clark and Brad Hodge, discuss social justice warriors on the internet and Brad’s bad acting in Marty’s Internet Show, before it turns a Magic the Gathering podcast.
002 Scary Movies, Sh*tty Movies and Eating Diapers
Feb 18 • 21 min
Host Matthew Winter, alongside friends Brad Hodge and Chris Hodge, discuss scary movies, including an alien one that nobody remembers the name of, as well as really bad movies, including one about superbabies. There’s also talk about eating food out of…
001 Making A Documentary and Befriending a Predator
Feb 11 • 32 min
Host Matthew Winter, alongside friends Hayden Clark and Chris Hodge, discuss the creation of ennui.tv’s first digital series Marty’s Internet Show, as well as their good friend Brad being a predator (not really).
The Ennui Talk Best Bits: The Pilot Season (Vol. 1)
Jan 21 • 23 min
To keep you on board before the first season of Ennui Talk beginning next month, the best bits of the pilot season have been compiled into a compact audio special.
0.13 Shopping, Awkward Moments and School Teachers
Oct 22, 2016 • 31 min
Host Matthew Winter, alongside friends Brad Hodge and Chris Hodge, discuss weird supermarket shoppers and their high school experience, including their most awkward moments and their favourite teachers. #HotAndSpicy
0.12 Pokemon Go, Pro Wrestling and Braveheart
Oct 15, 2016 • 30 min
Host Matthew Winter, alongside friends Hayden Clark and Chris Hodge, discuss the rise and imminent fall of Pokemon Go, Matthew’s love of pro wrestling, and Chris’ Braveheart speech. #WOAHHHHHDUDE
0.11 Seinfeld, Our Dream Jobs and Social Media
Oct 8, 2016 • 28 min
Host Matthew Winter, alongside friends Hayden Clark and Chris Hodge, discuss a Seinfeld full cast “debauchery session”, what their dream jobs would be, and their thoughts on social media. #InspirationalChrisTime
0.10 Harambe, North Korea and Birthday Parties
Oct 1, 2016 • 30 min
Host Matthew Winter, alongside friends Hayden Clark and Chris Hodge, discuss the tragic death of Harambe, the crazy antics of North Korea and their birthday party memories. #YoureABadSonAndABadCEO
0.09 Video Game Nostalgia and Our Dream Video Game
Sep 25, 2016 • 28 min
Host Matthew Winter, alongside friends Brad Hodge and Hayden Clark, discuss nostalgic video games, including the original Grand Theft Auto games, Ratchet and Clank and The Sims, and the video game of their dreams, ranging from a Skyrim remake to a World…
0.08 Our Television Recommendations
Sep 18, 2016 • 30 min
Host Matthew Winter, alongside friends Brad Hodge and Hayden Clark, discuss their favourite television shows, including Suits, The Office, Orange is the New Black, South Park, Game of Thrones, Avatar: The Last Airbender, and of course, Everybody Loves…
0.07 Lucid Dreaming, A Pornless Life and Video Games
Sep 11, 2016 • 55 min
Host Matthew Winter, alongside friends Brad Hodge, Chris Hodge and Hayden Clark, discuss our experiences with lucid dreaming, what life would be like without pornography, and the value of video games, including our own favourites. #Micropenis
0.06 Conspiracies, Getting Revenge and Adam Sandler
Sep 4, 2016 • 66 min
Host Matthew Winter, alongside friends Brad Hodge and Hayden Clark, discuss 9/11 and media conspiracies, how they could get revenge, and their favourite Adam Sandler movies. #NeilHatrickParis
0.05 Horror Movies, School Trips and Getting Fit
Aug 28, 2016 • 61 min
Host Matthew Winter, alongside friends Brad Hodge and Hayden Clark, discuss their favourite horror movies their best stories from school trips, and our attempts at getting in shape. #Telephanie
0.04 Chewbacca Lady, Hentai and Tim Allen
Aug 21, 2016 • 56 min
Host Matthew Winter, alongside friends Brad Hodge, Chris Hodge and Hayden Clark, discuss the viral star Chewbacca Lady, why Chris is known as the hentai kid, and God’s gift to mankind, Tim Allen. #BreastmilkDiet
0.03 Childhood Injuries, Reality TV and ARK
Aug 14, 2016 • 58 min
Host Matthew Winter, alongside friends Brad Hodge and Chris Hodge, discuss their childhood injuries, the greatest reality television shows, and the great game that is ARK. #BowlingBowl
0.02 Game of Thrones, Soggy Biscuit and Guild Wars
Aug 7, 2016 • 55 min
Host Matthew Winter, alongside friends Brad Hodge and Chris Hodge, discuss what Game of Thrones is actually about, “soggy biscuit”, and gambling away your earnings in Guild Wars. #BBTIsTehBest
0.01 LeafyIsHere, Twitch Streamers and Minecraft
Jul 31, 2016 • 56 min
Host Matthew Winter, alongside friends Brad Hodge and Chris Hodge, discuss LeafyIsHere and TommyNC2010, Twitch and its cringeworthy streamers, and “action adventure” game Minecraft. #PCMasterRace
Introducing Ennui Talk
Jul 22, 2016 • 3 min
Host Matthew Winter introduces the Ennui Talk podcast, as well as a preview of its first ever episode. #EnnuiTalk