Do you still have DVDs and CDs? A look at the era of 'physical media'

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Do you still have that vinyl record, CD, DVD, VHS tape and/or paperback book you just can’t let go of, even though the it’s available digitally? You’re not alone!

LISTEN NOW: Pop Culture Happy Hour shares the nostalgia behind physical media and what items they still have

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While physical media may seem completely unnecessary to younger generations, there are still many individuals who find comfort and peace in owning a physical copy so they know they will always have access to the media that makes them smile.

From soundtracks and DVDs to games and comic books, take a walk down memory lane as NPR’s Linda Holmes and Stephen Thompson alongside Glen Weldon and Aisha Harris share their own treasured media and the idea of collectors vs. consumers in the latest episode of the Pop Culture Happy Hour podcast.

“It’s more a matter of having it than actually watching it,” admits Linda Holmes, who shares she still has a DVD collection of Moonlighting. Do you agree? Tune in to hear their full conversation above.

Pop Culture Happy Hour features hosts Linda Holmes, Glen Weldon, Stephen Thompson, and Aisha Harris - plus a rotating cast of guest pop culture aficionados - welcoming you to join the conversation. From commentary on the buzziest movies, TV, music, books to  video games and more the podcast is your one stop shop for all things Pop culture!

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