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Westworld Podcast Westworld is an American science fiction western thriller television series created by Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy for HBO. It is based on the 1973 film of the same name, which was written and directed by American novelist Michael Crichton, and to a lesser extent on the 1976 sequel Futureworld. It is the second TV series based on the two films, the first being the short-lived 1980 series Beyond Westworld. Nolan and Joy serve as executive producers along with J. J. Abrams, Jerry Weintraub, and Bryan Burk, with Nolan directing the pilot. The first season premiered on October 2, 2016, concluded on December 4, 2016, and consisted of ten episodes. In November 2016, HBO renewed the show for a ten-episode second season, planned for a debut in early 2018. The story takes place in the fictional Westworld, a technologically advanced Wild West-themed amusement park populated by android hosts. Westworld caters to high-paying guests, who may indulge in whatever they wish within the park, without fear of retaliation from the hosts.

Westworld Podcast Westworld is an American science fiction western thriller television series created by Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy for HBO. It is based on the 1973 film of the same name, which was written and directed by American novelist Michael Crichton, and to a lesser extent on the 1976 sequel Futureworld. It is the second TV series based on the two films, the first being the short-lived 1980 series Beyond Westworld. Nolan and Joy serve as executive producers along with J. J. Abrams, Jerry Weintraub, and Bryan Burk, with Nolan directing the pilot. The first season premiered on October 2, 2016, concluded on December 4, 2016, and consisted of ten episodes. In November 2016, HBO renewed the show for a ten-episode second season, planned for a debut in early 2018. The story takes place in the fictional Westworld, a technologically advanced Wild West-themed amusement park populated by android hosts. Westworld caters to high-paying guests, who may indulge in whatever they wish within the park, without fear of retaliation from the hosts.
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Westworld Podcast Westworld is an American science fiction western thriller television series created by Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy for HBO. It is based on the 1973 film of the same name, which was written and directed by American novelist Michael Crichton, and to a lesser extent on the 1976 sequel Futureworld. It is the second TV series based on the two films, the first being the short-lived 1980 series Beyond Westworld. Nolan and Joy serve as executive producers along with J. J. Abrams, Jerry Weintraub, and Bryan Burk, with Nolan directing the pilot. The first season premiered on October 2, 2016, concluded on December 4, 2016, and consisted of ten episodes. In November 2016, HBO renewed the show for a ten-episode second season, planned for a debut in early 2018. The story takes place in the fictional Westworld, a technologically advanced Wild West-themed amusement park populated by android hosts. Westworld caters to high-paying guests, who may indulge in whatever they wish within the park, without fear of retaliation from the hosts.

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Ep.74: Westworld - Season 2 Mean Mail

7/28/2018
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Let the hate flow through you! It's time for Shat on TV: Westworld's Mean Mail edition of the Telegraph. This special episode wraps up listeners' final thoughts on Westworld Season 2, then turns the guns on Big D, Gene, and Kerri. Roger somehow emerges unscathed. Hear about Gene's sexual issues, Big D's pronunciation problems, and Kerri's absence. Listener letters cover Shat on TV's first godchild, reactions to the Westie Awards, and the final word on hosts' superiority to humankind. As...

Duration:01:25:57

Ep.73: Westworld - The Westies

7/19/2018
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Sure "Westworld" was recently nominated for 21 Emmy Awards, but who cares about the same old boring Award shows when you have the Shat on TV Westies! After hundreds of fan votes, we'll announce the winners of such categories as: Even if you hate award shows, you'll love the Shatty Trio's hidden easter eggs at the end of the episode. Listen to more great music from Simon:www.soundcloud.com/simonstericWestworld Timeline here: http://www.thisisinsider.com/westworld-timeline-spoilers-2018-4...

Duration:00:55:42

Ep.72: Westworld - Season 2 Bonus Telegraph

7/9/2018
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"Westworld" Season 2 is over, but viewers are still talking! We keep the conversation going with more than a dozen listener emails, voicemails, and closing thoughts. Have a listen and remember to vote in the inaugural Shat on TV Westie Awards at www.shatontv.com/westies. We'll announce the winners in a special episode next week. Listen to more great music from Simon:www.soundcloud.com/simonstericWestworld Timeline here: http://www.thisisinsider.com/westworld-timeline-spoilers-2018-4...

Duration:01:13:54

Ep.71: Westworld - Season 2 Recap

7/4/2018
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You asked for a Westworld Season 2 recap. Who are we to say no? Here's where we finish lingering debates, answer questions still bugging fans, and begin showing signs of cognitive plateau. You'll hear the Season 2 shat score, the biggest swings in character development, why lower ratings are nothing to worry about, and Six Easy Steps to Improve Season 3. Also, Roger finally introduces his Westworld-Bible link, and a full-blown theological slugfest erupts. And stick around past the...

Duration:01:16:38

Ep.70: Westworld - 210 - Telegraph

6/29/2018
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Westworld lovers and haters are doing battle on this week's Telegraph, writing in about the Season 2 finale, "The Passenger." Critics say the plot holes were unforgivable. Fans say doubters are missing the entire point of the show. And most of us are torn somewhere in between. This listener mail edition is loaded with scathing reviews, high praise, odd voicemails, and a beautiful Radiohead cover from listener Si Haywood. Check it out, and join us next week for the season recap and a bonus...

Duration:01:31:00

Ep.69: Westworld - 210 - "The Passenger"

6/26/2018
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We couldn't agree on Dolores' Five Pearls, the Man in Black's post-credits scene, or where the hosts went. So we went to the source. Roger scours a Lisa Joy interview explaining "The Passenger" and quizzes Gene and Big D on what the heck we saw during the Season 2 finale. Also, Gene issues a massive mea culpa for all the things he got wrong this season. Big D apologizes for his flubs. And Roger kinda sorta says he might maybe have gotten something possible wrong. But also maybe...

Duration:01:16:44

Ep.68: Westworld - 210 - Instacast

6/25/2018
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Some hosts reached The Valley Beyond. Some hosts reached the outside world. And some viewers reached the end of their wits. Westworld's Season 2 finale, "The Passenger" brought back some of our favorite characters, but the twists and turns left some fans a little queasy. Find some solid ground with us as we lay out what we learned, what questions remain for Season 3, and why Episode 10 might be the best 90 minutes of TV in years. Help Support the Podcast Shop Amazon With Our Free...

Duration:00:47:17

Ep.67: Westworld - 209 - Telegraph

6/22/2018
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Your three original "Westworld" podcast hosts are back with a bursting mailbag as the Season 2's finale looms on the horizon. This week's Telegraph includes: Plus, hear voicemail from your favorite podcast guests and learn about a new feature we're unveiling for Sunday's Instacast. Take our survey here: https://survey.libsyn.com/shatontv Help Support the Podcast Shop Amazon With Our Free Affiliate Link: https://www.amazon.com/?tag=shatmovies-20 Leave an iTunes...

Duration:01:18:28

Ep.66: Westworld - 209 - "Vanishing Point"

6/20/2018
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Rog and Big D climb the Mesa Bar diving board to jump into the deep end of the Penultimate Episode of Westworld Season 2. During the podcast, the boys unravel: So, put on your favorite hat scanners and question your reality with your favorite Westworld Podcast Hosts! Listen to more great music from Simon:www.soundcloud.com/simonstericWestworld Timeline here: http://www.thisisinsider.com/westworld-timeline-spoilers-2018-4 Help Support the Podcast Shop Amazon With Our Free Affiliate...

Duration:01:13:28

Ep.65: Westworld - 209 - Instacast

6/18/2018
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The Penultimate episode of season two of Westworld focuses mainly on the troubled past of William (aka MiB) while explaining further details on Dr. Ford's master plan. While Gene is on vacation in Chicago, Roger flies all the way to Florida in order to watch and record in person with Dick. Join the shatty duo as they unravel the consequences of being a Category 47B human. Take our survey here: https://survey.libsyn.com/shatontv Help Support the Podcast Shop Amazon With Our Free...

Duration:00:30:55

Ep.64: Westworld - 208 - Telegraph

6/15/2018
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Episode 8 seemed pretty straightforward ... until listener emails and voicemails arrived. We missed a lot, and "Westworld" fans were there to set the record straight. Let's take a different look at "Kiksuya" and answer the most complicated questions, including: Apologies for the rough audio on this one. We hope the amazing content makes up for it. Take our survey here: https://survey.libsyn.com/shatontv Help Support the Podcast Shop Amazon With Our Free Affiliate...

Duration:01:26:09

Ep.63: Westworld - 208 - Kiksuya

6/12/2018
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"Kiksuya" ranks among the easiest Westworld episodes to follow and the most emotionally powerful. But that doesn't mean it wasn't without mysteries to unpack. How did Maeve communicate with Akecheta from across the park? What did she say? And what was the meaning when you dive a level deeper? How much did Ford help Akecheta in his journey, and what are the different paths to consciousness? We also examine Logan's role in Akecheta's discovery of The Door and learn how to pronounce...

Duration:00:44:09

Ep.62: Westworld - 208 - Instacast

6/11/2018
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"Kiksuya" delighted "Westworld" fans who wanted the story a little slower, a little clearer, and with a little more heart. But it wasn't without big revelations that tie to the greater story. In Season 2, Episode 8, we learn how the Maze keeps showing up in the park, see more of the facility William is building, expand Maeve's abilities, and begin to see what The Door could be. Oh, and Logan is still naked. Take our survey here: https://survey.libsyn.com/shatontv Help Support the...

Duration:00:33:03

Ep.61: Westworld - 207 - Telegraph

6/8/2018
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Episode 7 heats up the Westworld debate as listeners write in to argue Charlotte could be Charlie; Dolores and Maeve are conflicting views of feminism; Angela really could charm the grenade off a horny QA thug; artificial intelligence is just waiting to spring its trap; someone's going to rescue the Man in Black; and more. Voicemails start at the 1:02 mark and include the possibility we've only seen a simulated world so far, the idea Emily wasn't searching for the Man in Black in the...

Duration:01:13:51

Ep.60: Westworld - 207 - Les Ecorches

6/5/2018
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Westworld Season 2 Episode 7 pulled the curtain from the Valley Beyond, so let's venture there and explore its implications. We'll tell you where it is, what's being stored there, and how Dolores can use it to battle mankind. We'll also meet Farnold (or Fernarnold), the star of "Les Ecorches," and celebrate how intelligently Westworld re-introduced Ford's control to the series. Don't forget Maeve and Sizemore! Can we call them friends? Big D makes a pretty good case while Gene bids a...

Duration:01:09:09

Ep.59: Westworld - 207 - Instacast

6/4/2018
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Big D called "Les Ecorches" the Thanksgiving Dinner of Westworld episodes, and to many of us it felt like a season finale. So many questions were answered, so many characters may have been killed. Ford is back in a big way. Bullets are flying. And the Man in Black is getting his come-uppance. But did Season 2 give up too many secrets too quickly? Tell us what you think at hosts@shatontv.com, then join us Tuesday for the Westworld Deep Dive. Take our survey here:...

Duration:00:18:23

Ep.58: Westworld - 206 - Telegraph

6/1/2018
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First, disenchanted viewers turned their guns on "Westworld." Now, frustrated listeners are setting their sights on us. From who Elsie actually is, to the Man in Black's conversation with Emily, to Emily's real name, you had a lot to say about Season 2 Episode 6: "Phase Space." With more than 100 emails received this week, it's another packed episode of the Westworld Telegraph. Plus, we get a voicemail from last Telegraph's mysterious Butt Dialer, and one listener argues the Man in Black...

Duration:01:06:46

Ep.57: Westworld - 206 - Phase Space

5/30/2018
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Westworld's entire reality has changed, and that means all we thought we knew means squat. So we're diving deep without a tether and hoping we find hidden treasures in Episode 6, "Phase Space." This Deep Dive explores whether Grace or the Man in Black is a host, how many realities exist in Westworld, and how many Bernards are creeping around the park. We also explain what exactly The Cradle can do, why it's so powerful, and what exactly happened between Ghost Nation and Maeve. Take the...

Duration:01:02:33

Ep.56: Westworld - 206 - Instacast

5/28/2018
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We're halfway through Season 2, but Westworld isn't showing any signs of fatigue as they blow up some popular early theories, while introducing even more. Gene & Kerri are in Los Angeles celebrating Gene's birthday, so Rog & Big D are left in the studio to break down episode 6, "Phase Space". In this SUPER SIZED Instacast, the Original Shat Duo use every bit of their old host memory control units (MCU's) to unravel: All these topics, plus the boys play an amazing acoustic cover sent in...

Duration:00:56:39

Ep.55: Westworld - Louis Herthum Interview

5/26/2018
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Louis Herthum plays the original Peter Abernathy in "Westworld," and his role has exploded in Season 2. He'll discuss key "Westworld" scenes to rewatch, dive deeper into the Peter Abernathy character, explain the Southern "fool look," and possibly reveal horrifying secrets about "Murder, She Wrote." Herthum also talks parenthood, LSU football, golf, and volunteerism. Oh, and Gene gets called out in a big way. Take our survey here: https://survey.libsyn.com/shatontv Help Support the...

Duration:01:05:22