Jim and A.Ron dissect Picard’s third episode, The End is the Beginning, like a reclaimed Borg. They talk about some of the sillier elements of the show, as well as the possibility of time travel, new Romulan style such as sunglasses and fragrances, and cultural differences.
Cecily and Alexis talk through the latest episode of HBO’s His Dark Materials, “The Spies”. They spy from great heights on quite a few characters; they discuss the concept of our reality, the meaning of having a demon, and the detrimental nature of being female. They are mostly elated to find in the end that we are…
Jim and A.Ron are watching the Watchmen. They talk about the appearance of the Silk Spectre, who came prepared with jokes, as well as what is missing. There are stories within stories happening all at once.
The Instant Talk podcast is our aftershow, with our own quick thoughts about the episode followed by an interactive chat discussion with our fans, live on YouTube. The first half is released as the Instant Take podcast. The audio from the interactive section is released as a premium podcast just for our club members.
It’s Christmas in August as we check out S01E03 of Rick and Morty, “Anatomy Park”. Rick’s doing charitable work with the homeless, Jerry’s parents have him questioning his concept of a “human holiday”, and Morty makes it to second base before being tagged out at third. As always, our initial review and episode discussion are spoiler-free for first time fans, but we have plenty of in-depth discussion of spoilers and behind the scenes details when we tune into dimension BM-77 at the end of the podcast!
This is a podcast where Jim and I, using tools created for the purpose, randomly generate a title for a fictional TV show. We then pitch ideas to each other based on what that show would be like if it were real. We like to call it, “Quit Yer Pitchin’!”