WLTI #290

March 18, 2021

(Recorded on March 17, 2021) Last year, GameTV went on “The Search for Canada’s Game Shows”. Today, the guys sit down with TV’s Ryan Vickers as he talks about his history with game shows and what to expect from season 2 of the critically-acclaimed documentary. Season 2 of The Search for Canada’s Game Shows will air in a 3-night event beginning on March 29th through March 31st! Go HERE to…


WLTI #285

February 11, 2021

(Recorded on February 10, 2021) This week, the three guys & one girl are getting tough… as nails, that is, as Tough as Nails returns. They also give tough reviews on two premieres, dole out tough love to a Jeopardy! champ, out-tough a tough in the Haterade report, and after all that, show their tender side with a lawyer cat. MP3 Download Link: HERE


WLTI #284

February 5, 2021

(Recorded on February 3 & 4, 2021) Today, we have two champions, alike in stature, in fair Culver City. But only one will emerge triumphant in this crazy tale. Plus, the weekly goings-on on Drag Race, The Chase, Millionaire, and what happens when you play Pocket Change perfectly. MP3 Download Link: HERE


WLTI #283

January 28, 2021

(Recorded on January 27, 2021) To Tell the Truth, perhaps without realizing it, made history on Tuesday. How will the game go on with three panelists instead of four? We’ll tell you. Plus Jeopardy!’s latest star, NBC’s latest renewal, and we kill the toilet. MP3 Download Link: HERE


WLTI #282

January 21, 2021

(Recorded on January 20, 2021) With a week of not much going on, the guys take a look at everything that happened in game shows and … well, try to pull together a show that blends the art of making the most of the pork chop to a flawless victory by one James Holzhauer. That, plus a Bachelor breakup, and the search for flushables continues. MP3 Download Link: HERE


WLTI #281

January 14, 2021

(Recorded on January 13, 2021) “And the last shall be the first…” Jim Gilligan will go down in history as Alex Trebek’s last champion… and Ken Jennings’ first. We talk about the legacy of Alex Trebek’s Jeopardy! and the job that awaits the GOAT. Plus we review four new shows, bring out the Toilet, and give props to an MVP. MP3 Download Link: HERE


WLTI #280

January 7, 2021

(Recorded on January 6, 2021) It’s the first week in 2021… and the game show world is abuzz with more newness than ever. The three guys & one girl go over it, plus taking on Drag Race, watching the end of Alex Trebek’s run on Jeopardy!, and it’s happy toilet time. MP3 Download Link: HERE


WLTI #279 – Best and Worst of Everything 2020

December 31, 2020

(Recorded on December 30, 2020) On the final podcast for 8TS in 2020, they were the shows, the people, and the events that defined this most peculiar year. Now we finally get to close the book on 2020… and light it on fire… and bury the ashes in a deep hole. But not before we hand out the golden buzzers and the dirty socks for the Best & Worst of…


WLTI #278 – Top 10 News Stories of 2020

December 24, 2020

(Recorded on December 23, 2020) It was a year unlike any other, with a genre and an industry forced to grapple with challenges heretofore never seen. But some amazing things did happen, and on this first part of a 2-part special year-in-review spectacular, we look back at the top 10 stories (according to our crack team of experts) that defined the game show in 2020. MP3 Download Link: HERE


WLTI #277

December 17, 2020

(Recorded on December 16, 2020) It’s been a wild year to say the very least, but this edition of the World’s Strongest is for champions only as three shows cross the finish line. Who wins The Voice? Who wins The Race? Who wins the Golden Mask? All this plus more Millionaire, more Jeopardy!, a comeback on LMAD, and the guys send their season’s greetings out. MP3 Download Link: HERE


WLTI #276

December 11, 2020

(Recorded on December 9 & 10, 2020) Nick Hewer is the classic story of the ascended extra. From his role on The Apprentice UK, he inherited the chair on Countdown… a chair he’s due to vacate in 2021. We look back on his time in Dictionary Corner. Plus prepping you for the end… of 2020. (NOTE: Recorded in two parts on two nights due to technical issues.) MP3 Download Link:…


WLTI #275

December 3, 2020

(Recorded on December 2, 2020) The Dancers are dancing…. The dogs are racing… The humans are racing… And there’s a new kid in town, here in Culver City… all this plus Black Friday for game show fans as we begin the countdown to 300. MP3 Download Link: HERE


WLTI #274

November 19, 2020

(Recorded on November 18, 2020) Down the Rainbow Path through the Gumdrop Mountain just past the Lollipop Forest lies… a new Food Network competition. Is Candy Land as sweet as the board game, or does it leave a sour taste in our mouths? Plus we’re dancing to the finals, racing through Europe, talking about the CBS Daytime premieres, and our salute to Alex continues with Categories. MP3 Download Link: HERE


WLTI #273

November 12, 2020

(Recorded on November 11, 2020) Alex Trebek’s passing has left a void that no one will replace. But what about the future of Jeopardy!? We’ll talk about that, plus Icons Night on Dancing, the Racers are racing, a big night in the market, and a tribute to a game show announcing legend. MP3 Download Link: HERE


WLTI Extra – Remembering Alex Trebek

November 10, 2020

(Recorded on November 10, 2020) On Sunday, November 8, the world lost Alex Trebek, broadcaster, actor, host, humanitarian, philanthropist, and dedicated family man. On this WLTI Extra, the family comes together to reflect on the life and times of one of the greatest game show hosts of the last 50 years. Special thanks to Corey Manuel for his instrumental of the Jeopardy! theme. MP3 Download Link: HERE