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'Mystery Science Theater 3000' creator Joel Hodgson on riffin' in the free world

The MST3K creator and Chaz Kangas discuss Nicki Minaj, 'Hamilton' and more.
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Tonight, Mystery Science Theater 3000 Live comes to the State Theater for two screenings, and our own Chaz Kangas was able to catch up with MST3K creator Joel Hodgson for all the info on his beloved series' return, and the fun of bringing it on tour.

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