The Heavyweight Chumps

Mattox & Thundercookies wrestle with movies, tv shows, guests. Oh and wrestling. They may take you for a burger, a beer or give you an inside look at independent film festivals in the South. ‬‪Past guests include Matt Pinfield, Muck Sticky, Al Kapone, Bill Behrens, Rick Ramos, Dana Nachman,and more. They truly are mad fat and LOUD.

We are back to chew the fat as we keep chugging along towards episode 100! Freshly Popped news about a New Wolverine, New Coke and the New 24/7 Title unveiled on Raw Monday Night! The 12 oz Philosopher dispenses knowledge as only he can; AND Memphis musician Tony Manard calls in to give us the scoop on his upcoming album, a wrestling inspired tune (also featured in this episode) and how he keeps his musical inspiration by playing with different musicians. Tune in. Buckle Up and let us fill your ears with all this Southern goodness. Shout out to Not a Boring Soup.

We’re BACK and we need to talk about a few things. #1 Disney now has control of Hulu and launching Disney+? Is this the end of Netflix? We have a few theories. #2 R-Patts as Batman? We debate what the casting could mean for The DC Cinematic Universe and if The Bat will SPARKLE! Then, joining us to dissect The Perks of Being a Wallflower and to suggest some alternatives is actress Melisa Breiner-Sanders. So tune in, and let our fat fill your ears.

The Chumps keep it Southern (even more than usual) in this episode and discuss the films of Jeff Nichols, Craig Brewer and more with Magnolia Film Festival Alumnus Jeremy Burgess. Mattox and ol Thundercookies also look at the recent slate of movie release dates thanks to the Disney-Fox purchase. A New Star Wars Trilogy. 4 New Avatar films (Mattox is not thrilled) and a Bob’s Burgers Movie! Taking from that announcement A Weigh in of Favorite Bobs Burgers episodes.

Troy from Podcast Wrestling Society calls in to discuss Bray Wyatt’s Firefly Funhouse, the upcoming Money in the Bank and the state of tag-team wrestling. Mattox And Thundercookies dish about crazy food news like Racist Donuts, Taco Bell, and laxative pizza! We can’t make this crap up!

It’s Pop Culture overload for the 91st episode! Mattox And Thundercookies relive moments of their younger days while looking back at Adam Sandler’s return to Saturday Night Live. Writer/Director/Producer Sasha Leigh Henry Skypes in to catch up with the Chumps and share stories about her summer in LA that included being on stage with Judd Apatow and being paid $100 by him. Also featured this episode: a new game Sexual Slang or Game of Thrones and a Weigh In on Favorite recurring SNL bits.

It’s a first for The Chumps today as Sherri Eakin joins us to talk preparing for her role as Amanda in Hayride and Hayride 2; her dramatic role in Don’t Come Around Here (all 3 available on Amazon Prime) and a desire to do more comedic roles. Sherri also talks to us about the upcoming southern gothic film Hollowed Ground. Oh and we might have some crazy conversation about her husband, and former Podcast guest, Jeremy Sande. Featured in this edition F*cking Useless News And the guys weigh in on Scream Queens! Shoutouts to Paycheck and Red and Not A Boring Soup.

It’s time to crack open a cold one and hang with our favorite beer guru Allen of Jackson Beer Co. Allen updates us on the recent change to an ordinance in Oxford, Miss that allows customers to sample beer on site. The Key gets turned as we break down the Stone Brewing vs Keystone case. During our F*cking Useless News we tackle the NFL Drafts impact on bachelorette parties in Nashville and FLORIDA MAN tackles a mattress in a meth-fueled rage! Shoutouts to Popculture Nickel, Rock Candy, and Pro Wrestling Society Podcast.

Smoke ‘Em if you got ‘Em, and we Got ‘Em! It’s a Hempfest recap with the Hoop Rebel herself, Ellen Phillips of this weekend’s Grind City Festival who swears she can teach us to hula hoop; and Gabriel DeRanzo, one of the creative forces behind Stoned Ninja Comics (Issue #2 Available May 1) who talks comics and the world of Comic Book Movies. Also, The 12 oz Philosopher is back for more Slurred Words of Wisdom and new stories from our F*ing Useless News Department!

We take on booking by going through the era's and picking out our top picks for wrestlers, booker, territory, etc. and building a roster. A roster like no other and put our guys head to head and let you guys decide who is the better company. Shout outs to Month of Mondays and Amazing Nerd Show.

It’s our annual 4/20 episode! We are joined by some of our podcast friends to share some of favorite Stoner Stories; a nearly belligerent Brit know as the 12 oz Philosopher makes his Debut with some Slurred Words of Wisdom from across the pond; and the resident Chef of the Heavyweight Chumps, Chef Steph cook shares details on creating his 4:22 Cafe secret menu available to those in the know! Shout out to Sac 'em up Sundays and Manbrain Podcast. 

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