We all met on the Extra Hot Great podcast where Taylor was a listener, Dan contributed quizzes to that podcast’s Game Time segment, and Dave was the producer and host. Each of us loves pop culture and quizzes so we decided to Reese it up and voila, The Great American Pop Culture Quiz Show!


General Inquiries

Comment? Question for no one in particular? Not sure who to contact? Hit us all once and let us sort it out.

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Taylor ‘The Host’ Cole

Taylor enjoys playing the piano at parties. He also recites Oscar statistics aloud while exercising in order to not think about exercising. He sometimes talks about movies on G&T with Greta & Taylor.

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Dan ‘Score Master’ Cassino

Dan has been haunted by this sound effect his whole life: Blee blee diddy doo doo! Blee blee diddy doo doo! Blee blee diddy doo doo! Blee blee diddy doo doo!

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David T. ‘Production Master’ Cole

David has been on the internet since before time. He’s a co-founder of Television Without Pity and Extra Hot Great. He takes photos which you can see at his website.

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Frequently Asked Questions


How do I become a contestant?

Everything about applying to be on the show is on our Apply page.


I need a microphone, what do you recommend?

Here are two decent headsets you can buy at Amazon and many other places for $20 to $30. Both headsets work in Windows and macOS.


How do I use my personal Patreon podcast?

Every TGAPCQS member gets a personalized podcast RSS feed with all the bonus material for their tier of support. Instructions on where to find that RSS link and how to add it to your podcast app is available on Patreon.com.


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