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Bring Backup is a weekly rewatch podcast about California teen noir Veronica Mars. Longtime Veronica Mars fans Sam NeSmith and Meg Lindsay will be watching and discussing every episode of the show, beginning with the mystery that started it all, the murder of Veronica’s best friend Lilly Kane.

Bring Backup is a weekly rewatch podcast about California teen noir Veronica Mars. Longtime Veronica Mars fans Sam NeSmith and Meg Lindsay will be watching and discussing every episode of the show, beginning with the mystery that started it all, the murder of Veronica’s best friend Lilly Kane.
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Bring Backup is a weekly rewatch podcast about California teen noir Veronica Mars. Longtime Veronica Mars fans Sam NeSmith and Meg Lindsay will be watching and discussing every episode of the show, beginning with the mystery that started it all, the murder of Veronica’s best friend Lilly Kane.

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English

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Episodes

1.13 Lord of the Bling

4/17/2019
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This week we discuss Lord of the Bling, which originally aired on February 8, 2005. We follow Veronica’s search for the missing daughter of a very scary hip hop mogul, Sam fondly reminisces about doing karaoke to Camron’s “Hey Ma,” and Meg bides her time until next week, when she gets to see Deputy Leo again. Here’s Sam singing Camron! And, as promised, here's Veronica's wig that makes her look like a bobblehead: Check out our website for our release schedule. We're also on Twitter...

Duration:01:04:22

1.12 Clash of the Tritons

3/28/2019
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This week we discuss the 12th episode of season one, Clash of the Tritons, but unsurprisingly, we don't really get too into discussing the Tritons themselves because they're just a bunch of boring 09ers. We're more interested in Veronica's eavesdropping on everyone therapy sessions with Ms. James and with Wallace's upgrade from expositional side piece to fully fleshed out sidekick! Check out our website for our release schedule. We're also on Twitter and Instagram!

Duration:01:07:02

1.11 Silence of the Lamb

3/21/2019
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On this week’s episode we’re discussing Veronica Mars Season 1 Episode 11, Silence of the Lamb. This is the one where Keith tracks down a serial killer, Aaron Paul makes an appearance as a sweaty creep (perhaps some Jesse Pinkman foreshadowing), Mac discovers she was switched at birth with Madison Sinclair and we meet Meg’s fav – Leo D’Amato in a white tee! Oh, and if you’re scared of clowns, skip forward when Sam starts talking about her childhood bedroom...

Duration:01:19:19

1.10 An Echolls Family Christmas

3/14/2019
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This week’s episode is “An Echolls Family Christmas,” which originally aired on December 14, 2004. This week Logan and Weevil are back together! But then Logan and Duncan break up! And Aaron Echolls gets stabbed! And Veronica confronts Jake Kane! The boys are all having a really hard time this week, and we’ve got a lot to say about it. Check out our website for our release schedule. We're also on Twitter and Instagram!

Duration:00:53:19

1.09 Drinking the Kool-Aid

3/7/2019
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This week’s episode is “Drinking the Kool-Aid,” which originally aired on November 30, 2004. We’ll be discussing tech bros who sell their stocks and start a cult, as well as whether or not Aaron Samuels from Mean Girls can play Jackass as well as Logan Echolls. We also watch Veronica cycle through her emotions around the fact that Keith might not be her real dad, and it is a ROLLERCOASTER. We also wanna remind you that our very own Meg is doing a fundraiser for St. Baldricks, and she needs...

Duration:00:59:47

1.08 Like a Virgin

2/28/2019
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Today’s episode is “Like a Virgin,” which originally aired on November 23, 2004. This week we’ve got fresh, online purity tests for sale! We meet Wallace’s mom and fall ever more deeply in love with Keith Mars! We meet Meg Manning and Cindy “Mac” Mackenzie! And as if that wasn’t enough, we also meet Lilly Kane’s alleged killer, Abel Koontz! Dun, dun, dunnnnnn! There’s obviously a lot to discuss. Check out our website for our release schedule. We're also on Twitter and Instagram!

Duration:01:14:29

1.07 The Girl Next Door

2/21/2019
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Today’s episode is “The Girl Next Door,” which originally aired on November 9, 2004. In this episode, Veronica’s neighbor, Jessica Chastain, goes missing and V fears the worst as she looks into the rude boyfriend, André. She meanwhile does a lot of homework and helps a crazy lady plan her Neptune High reunion which leads to the uncovering of some very surprising Class of 1979 information. And Logan and Weevil BOND in DETENTION! Oh, and as promised, here’s the screenshot of Weevil and Logan...

Duration:00:58:56

1.06 Return of the Kane

2/7/2019
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Today’s episode is “Return of the Kane,” which originally aired on November 2, 2004. SO. MUCH. HAPPENS. But don’t worry, we make sure to spend a disproportionate amount of time talking about the introduction of Logan’s parents, and how hot they are! We also manage to squeeze in the student council elections, Logan’s worst moment as a character, and a pretty big break in the Lilly Kane Murder investigation. Oh, and as promised, here’s the 1st period art class painting that haunts Meg’s...

Duration:01:06:29

1.05 You Think You Know Somebody

1/31/2019
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In today’s episode we discuss “You Think You Know Somebody,” which originally aired on October 26, 2004. This episode has got everything - a trip to Tijuana, a former American Gladiator trafficking steroids, and Sam revelling in Troy’s downfall, while teen Meg sheds a tear. There’s also a lot of The Postal Service on the soundtrack! Check out our website for our release schedule. We're also on Twitter and Instagram!

Duration:01:15:33

1.04 Wrath of Con

1/24/2019
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In today’s episode, we discuss “Wrath of Con,” which originally aired on October 19, 2004. In this episode, Wallace has a crush on a damsel in distress, and Veronica reluctantly helps out. This somehow leads to Veronica dressing up as an anime character! Whatever, we’ll take it! Check out our website for our release schedule. We're also on Twitter and Instagram!

Duration:01:09:40

1.03 Meet John Smith

1/17/2019
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In today’s episode, we discuss the third episode of season 1, “Meet John Smith,” which originally aired on October 12, 2004. In this episode, Veronica begrudgingly helps out a freshman with a big time crush on her, and we discuss what kids give their crushes now that mixed CDs don’t exist. We also see Duncan attempting to grieve for Lilly without his medication, and having a real tough time of it. Check out our website for our release schedule. We're also on Twitter and Instagram!

Duration:01:20:54

1.02 Credit Where Credit's Due

1/9/2019
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Today’s episode is “Credit Where Credit is Due,” which originally aired on September 28, 2004. Veronica investigates credit card fraud, and we investigate our newfound love and appreciation for Paris Hilton! Also, Wallace becomes an office aid, a plot twist that will serve episodes of this series for years to come. Check out our website for our release schedule. We're also on Twitter and Instagram!

Duration:00:59:57

1.01 Pilot

1/2/2019
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Today’s episode is all about the Pilot of Veronica Mars which originally aired September 22, 2004. Veronica conducts a stakeout, we meet Wallace on the flag pole, Keith Mars says, “Who’s your daddy?,” and so much more. On our show, Sam does a solid Celeste Kane impression and Meg does a surprisingly good Cliff McCormack! Takeaways: We are obsessed with Wallace and also with Veronica’s outfits. And also there is a LOT GOING ON in this show! Meg’s phone: Check out our website for our...

Duration:01:15:56

Bring Backup Trailer

12/20/2018
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Bring Backup is a weekly rewatch podcast about California teen noir Veronica Mars. Longtime Veronica Mars fans Sam NeSmith and Meg Lindsay will be watching and discussing every episode of the show, beginning with the mystery that started it all, the murder of Veronica’s best friend Lilly Kane. Our first episode airs January 3, 2019! Check out our website for our release schedule. We're also on Twitter and Instagram!

Duration:00:01:26