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 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

The Toy Department – Episode 176

In Episode 176, Derek Madden and Matt Kolsky have a quick chat about Madden’s concert-going exploits before delving into: The premiere of the final season of Netflix’s Orange is the New Black (2:10), which Madden enjoyed more than Kolsky but also maybe...


 2019-07-31  51m

The Toy Department – Episode 175

In Episode 175, Derek Madden finds Matt Kolsky STILL on paternity leave and STILL without a high quality microphone to record into, but nevertheless they persist with: The conclusion of the second season of Big Little Lies (1:55),


 2019-07-25  52m

The Toy Department – Episode 174

In Episode 174, Derek Madden finds Matt Kolsky on paternity leave and without a high quality microphone to record into, but they still manage to cover: The new American version of the UK hit Love Island (2:25) and whether it makes the grade for continu...


 2019-07-17  1h7m

The Toy Department – Episode 173

In Episode 173, Derek Madden and Matt Kolsky do their best to pod through the occasional complaints of an infant Kolsky while discussing: Aziz Ansari’s new standup special on Netflix (6:15), his new approach and the way he addressed his personal contro...


 2019-07-11  1h16m

The Toy Department – Episode 172

In Episode 172, Derek Madden and Matt Kolsky briefly discuss their recording circumstances before jumping into the real meat: The new Amazon series Too Old to Die Young (1:20) and how it really fails to come together in a meaningful way or show any par...


 2019-07-03  1h8m

The Toy Department – Episode 171

In Episode 171, Derek Madden and Matt Kolsky cover Kolsky’s extreme dad day (fair warning — there are some baby noises) and welcome a new (mostly quiet) cohost before jumping in on: Netflix’s new show The Society (7:15) which both guys found delightful...


 2019-06-27  53m

The Toy Department – Episode 170

In Episode 170, Derek Madden travels and Matt Kolsky braves a heat wave with no noisy fan so they can discuss: The conclusion of Season 4 of Showtime’s Billions (3:10), a wrap discussion and some thoughts on where we are heading… The start of Season 2 ...


 2019-06-12  1h0m

The Toy Department – Episode 169

In Episode 169, Derek Madden and Matt Kolsky once again threaten their plans for a short podcast with the broadcaster jinx, before speeding through: HBO’s Deadwood movie (1:30) and how it ties a nice bow on one of the great under-appreciated TV series ...


 2019-06-05  52m