The Toy Department

The Toy Department features radio professionals Matt Kolsky and Derek Madden discussing, debating and dissecting all things sports, entertainment and pop culture. It's a free-wheeling, unfiltered chat about the lighter side of the modern world.

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The Toy Department – Episode 186

In Episode 186, Derek Madden and Matt Kolsky apologize for any audio quality issues as Kolsky is en route from Sacramento to San Francisco, and then get into: The new film Joker (2:30) and how both guys ended up confused and disappointed after watching...



The Toy Department – Episode 185

In Episode 185, Derek Madden and Matt Kolsky address the many miseries of Madden’s Minnesota existence before talking through: The return of Big Mouth on Netflix (5:15), which means more hilarious puberty jokes and horny hormone monsters… HBO’s Diego M...



The Toy Department – Episode 184 (a mini)

In Episode 184, Derek Madden and Matt Kolsky are on the clock for a quickie so they dive right into: The first network TV show of the week, as The Good Place (2:40) returns for it’s fourth and final season… Network TV show 2 — Stumptown (8:30) starring...



The Toy Department – Episode 183

In Episode 183, Derek Madden and Matt Kolsky briefly address Madden’s recent travels before flying through: Good Talk with Anthony Jeselnik on Comedy Central (2:10) and how he combines a podcast-like chat show with his signature evil humor… ESPN’s new ...


 2019-09-18  51m

The Toy Department – Episode 182

In Episode 182, Derek Madden and Matt Kolsky share an awkward moment over who loves the podcast most before getting to it with: The new Bill Burr special on Netflix (1:50) and how the guys vary in their reception of his complaints about modern society…...


 2019-09-11  59m

The Toy Department – Episode 181

In Episode 181, Derek Madden and Matt Kolsky dive into a short list of topics including: The return of MTV’s The Challenge (2:05) and the incredible prospects for high level entertainment with War of the Worlds II… Netflix’s The Dark Crystal: Age of Re...


 2019-09-04  59m

The Toy Department – Episode 180

In Episode 180, Derek Madden and Matt Kolsky mince a minimal amount of words before discussing: A couple of new albums — Sleater-Kinney’s underwhelming The Center Won’t Hold (1:05) and the triumphant Little Brother return May the Lord Watch (7:35)… Dav...


 2019-08-28  48m

The Toy Department – Episode 179

In Episode 179, Derek Madden and Matt Kolsky exchange pleasantries and childcare thoughts before shuffling through: The new film Good Boys (3:15) and how producers Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg have once again made a delightful film of a very specific t...


 2019-08-22  56m

The Toy Department – Episode 178

In Episode 178, Derek Madden and Matt Kolsky discuss the weather in their respective climates before hustling through: The new show BH90210 (2:55) and how interesting the idea behind it is, even for someone who didn’t watch the original 90210… The retu...


 2019-08-15  49m

The Toy Department – Episode 177

In Episode 177, Derek Madden and Matt Kolsky are trying to get Madden to a baseball game on time, so jump right in to: The first episode of Hard Knocks (2:25), and how much fun this season’s time with the Raiders looks like it will be… Quentin Tarantin...


 2019-08-07  1h2m