Wed, 27 September 2017
This week we’re reviewing a classic tale, Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. We discuss the lack of “Frankenstein tropes,” the beautiful language and writing style, and just how tragic of a character Victor Frankenstein is.
Also, why we hate phone fanatics.
Direct download: Ep._164_Frankenstein.mp3
Category:Comedy -- posted at: 6:27pm EDT
Wed, 20 September 2017
Today we continue our Review Review series, where we take a look at all the stuff we’ve reviewed in the past and rank order it for no reason at all. And this time, we’re taking a look at books. There are robotics teams! Nuclear fallouts! Demons! Cats and dogs living together!
Here’s the list thus far (spoilers!)
The Bartimaeus Trilogy
The Book Thief
Wolf in White Van
Gregor the Overlander
The Great Gatsby
Rot & Ruin
The Hunger Games
Lost in the River of Grass
The Name of This Book Is Secret
After the Bomb
Direct download: Ep._163_Book_Review_Review_Part_1.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:07pm EDT
Wed, 6 September 2017
This week review one of the best movies of last year, Martin Scorsese’s Silence. We talk about the deeply entrenched themes, the compelling characters, and why this movie might be a once-in-a-lifetime watch.
Also, why we hate our chairs.
Direct download: Ep._162_Silence.mp3
Category:Comedy -- posted at: 5:54pm EDT