Episode 52: Closed Pep Economy

Sheely and Wrather return to Friday Night Lights, discussing Season 1 Episodes 5 through 7.

These Fucking Teenagers PodcastRyan Sheely and Matthew Wrather return to Friday Night Lights, discussing season 1 episodes 5 through 7 and focusing on conflicts between the social and the moral and normative order, the extreme variability of social capital, the tension between authenticity and artifice in the visual style of the show, the ethnography of the pep rally, drilling Tyra for oil, access to capital, and competing social orders and uses of violence.


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