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Junegee Fulmer's podcast about books and mythology and anything else on his mind.

Junegee Fulmer's podcast about books and mythology and anything else on his mind.
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United States

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Junegee Fulmer's podcast about books and mythology and anything else on his mind.

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English


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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

7/14/2019
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This week, we talk about how THIS IS THE 50TH EPISODE OF THE PODCAST! Also, we talk about the 2nd Harry Potter Book, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. We discuss flying cars, giant spiders and the power of a good cry.

Duration:00:22:16

Junegee's Favorite Books (44-50)

6/30/2019
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This week, we finish off Junegee's 50 books to read before you die (which will probably be never after 2050) in our new home studio. We talk about swans with prosthetics, meandering mice and folding more paper than you'd ever think possible.

Duration:00:22:27

Junegee's Favorite Books (34-43)

6/19/2019
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This week, we turn the corner into the home stretch of Junegee's Top 50 Books. We talk about Wizards, Witches, fitting in when it's not easy and the power of family. Dylan also admits he's never read the Harry Potter books.

Duration:00:22:53

Junegee's Favorite Books (24-33)

6/9/2019
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This week, we talk about yet even more Snicket, as the wrong questions occupy 4 spots in entries 24-33 in Junegee's 50 Books to read before you die list. We discuss sudden feral cats, time travel and wizards, and the unfortunate siblings of notable people in musical history.

Duration:00:22:23

Junegee's 50 favorite books (11-20)

5/12/2019
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This week, we talk about the Series of Unfortunate Events in aggregate, since they occupy spots 11-23 in Junegee's Top 50 books. We discuss the two different types of despicable adults that thrust the Baudelaires into horror after horror, the impact the books had on Junegee at a younger age, and Daniel Handler's other work. Also, Super Babies.

Duration:00:24:14

Junegee's 50 favorite books (1-10)

4/14/2019
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This week, we start talking about Junegee's 50 favorite books with super-special guest, Greg Morabito. Many books Greg knew, and some he did not, but Junegee fills in with expert synopses of every title regardless. We hope you'll be adding each of these to your reading lists.

Duration:00:33:49

The Slippery Slope

3/24/2019
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This week, since we're finally done with Heracles, we're back to Snicket, specifically The Slippery Slope. We talk about fish, refrigerator-based languages, and truly horrible people, a person which here means Carmelita Spats.

Duration:00:21:28

A Live Dog is Better than a Dead Lion

3/17/2019
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This week, Junegee and Dylan finally get to the 12th and final labor of Heracles - Capturing Cerberus. We discuss death cults, the usual trickery and forgiveness. Also, Junegee gives a touching remembrance of our great Hero, and we "end" this final chapter with an instrumental outro.

Duration:00:24:00

An Apple a Day Keeps the Mad King Away

3/10/2019
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This week, we discuss the 11th (and first bonus) Labor of Heracles: The Apples of the Hesperides. Junegee and Dylan discuss cheating, unfair judging, and tricking Titans to get what you want. Also, Junegee says "penultimate" and Dylan says "peace out." Judge for yourself who's 11 and who's 44.

Duration:00:19:18

Geryon My Wayward Son

2/24/2019
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This week, we talk about the 10th Labor of Heracles - the Cattle of Geryon. We talk about Heracles being a bit bow-happy, many related topics worthy of their own episodes and the true form of Zeus.

Duration:00:20:30

Free Shipping on Magical Golden Belts

2/10/2019
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This week, after again being gone for far too long, we talk about the 9th Labor of Heracles - the Belt (Girdle) of Hippolyta. We talk about the Amazon tribe, the ongoing vengeful jerkiness of the gods and how people have been hating on strong women since the very beginning.

Duration:00:24:52

You can lead a horse to Diomedes, and you CAN get it to eat.

1/6/2019
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This week, we discuss the 8th labor of Heracles, the Mares of Diomedes. We talk wild, ravenous horses, getting rebuffed by multiple Olympians and the motivations of non-human actors.

Duration:00:20:44

Like a Bull in a Greece Shop

12/16/2018
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This week, we discuss the 7th Labor of Heracles, the Cretan Bull. We also talk about how this story is woven in to several other famous tales from Greek Mythology, how Poseidon gets no respect, and how Daedalus deserves his own episode.

Duration:00:22:19

This place is (not) for the birds

12/9/2018
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This week, we talk about how today is the FIRST ANNIVERSARY OF THE FIRST EVER EPISODE OF VERY FANTASTIC DISCOVERIES, as well as the 6th Labor of Heracles, the Stymphalian Birds. We also, touch on poop (again), bad musicianship and spontaneous generation.

Duration:00:19:28

A River Runs Through It

12/2/2018
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This week, we talk about Heracles' 5th Labor: Cleaning the Augean stables. We discuss steak vs milk, bovine scatology, and how trying to trick Heracles is never a good idea.

Duration:00:19:09

Boar With Me

11/25/2018
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This week, we discuss the 4th Labor of Heracles (Hercules), the capture of the Erymanthian boar. Junegee also drops some "Frozen" references, Dylan drops a bleeped a-bomb, and we all conclude that boar would be delicious.

Duration:00:19:31

Oh Deer! You're running beHind!

11/18/2018
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This week, we discuss the third labor of Heracles, the capture of the Hind of Ceryneia, which was under the protection of Artemis. We also talk about running, running, and the folly of power-hungry zookeepers.

Duration:00:19:04

Get Your Heads in the Game

11/11/2018
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This week, we discuss the 2nd labor of Heracles (Hercules), whereby Heracles needs to slay the Lernaean Hydra. We also touch on (obviously) Junegee's deep-seated hatred for Zeus, potentially endless crab that would make Red Lobster jealous, and a boy's need to write jingles for literary devices.

Duration:00:19:46

Hera Overdoes It/Labors of Heracles Part 1

10/14/2018
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This week, we're back with some more Greek Mythology, exploring the horrible Gods and Demigods behind the Labors of Heracles (Hercules), specifically the first one. We'll have many more Heraclean episodes after this one.

Duration:00:20:40

Perseus and Medusa

9/16/2018
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This week, Junegee is patient with Dylan's memory lapses and we talk about crazy kings, well-bred heroes, and the ever-meddling Gods, again. Join us as we talk about Perseus, Medusa and all the unfortunate people around them in this tale of tragedy, heroism, and some handy godly connections.

Duration:00:22:59