18: Nathan Wallace
17: Jake the Dog
Suffer with us through REPO! The Genetic Opera, a film in which Anthony Stewart Head plays a scary murder dad named Nathan Wallace
16b: Hank Hill
Guest Alex Roberts joins merritt to consider the very good dad Jake the Dog alongside the myriad bad dads of Adventure Time.
16: Frasier Crane
A discussion of King of the Hill's titular character Hank leads guest Colin Spacetwinks and merritt into a consideration of structure versus agency, intergenerational trauma, and stoic masculinity.
15: Jack Donaghy
Whitney Reynolds guests to chat about Frasier Crane, the 8-ball with a Harvard degree and a genuine Bad Dad.
14: Alan Grant
merritt and guest Eve Peyser conduct a comparative dadnalysis of 30 Rock's Jack Donaghy and his contemporaries.
This week we’re digging deep and dodging dinos to talk about Alan Grant, reluctant father figure of Jurassic Park.
He's big and bad, he's a real spiky dad: it's Bowser!
11: Gomez Addams
Crunchyroll’s Victoria Holden and merritt return to Akira Toriyama’s Dragon Ball series to get to grips with the Prince of All Saiyans, Vegeta.
10: Steven Walker
Nayland Blake guests to talk discuss the creepy and kooky patriarch of the Addams Family.
Guest Jaya Saxena and merritt discuss Steven Walker, the dad from the movie Fear.
8: Soldier 76
It’s dad versus dad this week on dadfeelings, as expert hunkologist Lilzy Trashheap joins merritt to talk X-Men’s Master of Dadnetism, Magneto.
7: Frank Costanza
It’s definitely another episode of this podcast as merritt goes solo to discuss Overwatch’s resident dad, Soldier 76.
6: Pee-wee Herman
Guest Dave Shumka and merritt discuss Frank Costanza as avatar of outlandish dadliness.
Guest Justin McElroy and merritt discuss Pee-wee Herman as dad/child hybrid figure.
The philosophy of The Lion King.
3: Dill Penderghast
Some kids grew up wanting to be Batman, but others wanted to be Robin—and what is the latter, besides wanting Batman to be your dad?
This week sees our first—and likely last—perfect dad review.
1: Darth Vader
This week's episode gets into the number one dad from Akira Toriyama's Dragon Ball series. No, not Goku.
In our inaugural Fathers' Day episode, merritt explores her Darth Vader feelings.