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The true story of a Mormon missionary arrested in Canada for terrorism. Read by the author, Hugo and Nebula Award-nominated SF writer William Shunn. New chapters appear each Tuesday, and factual deconstructions appear each Friday.

The true story of a Mormon missionary arrested in Canada for terrorism. Read by the author, Hugo and Nebula Award-nominated SF writer William Shunn. New chapters appear each Tuesday, and factual deconstructions appear each Friday.
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United States

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The true story of a Mormon missionary arrested in Canada for terrorism. Read by the author, Hugo and Nebula Award-nominated SF writer William Shunn. New chapters appear each Tuesday, and factual deconstructions appear each Friday.

Language:

English


Episodes

Accidental Terrorist #61: Magick 4 Terri Auction: "The Accidental Terrorist" Could Be Yours!

12/14/2011
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Bill is auctioning off THREE print copies of THE ACCIDENTAL TERRORIST to benefit Magick 4 Terri. One could be yours if you bid before 5:00 pm PST, December 15, 2011. So hurry!

Duration:00:10:00

Accidental Terrorist #60: Setting the Epilogue Straight

10/30/2009
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In which the author confesses to God which parts of the epilogue were embellished.

Duration:00:10:57

Accidental Terrorist #59: Epilogue: Breakfast at the Judgment Bar & Grill

10/27/2009
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In which Bill attempts to tie off a few last dangling threads and bring the whole enterprise to a poignant yet thematically satisfying conclusion.

Duration:00:46:03

Accidental Terrorist #58: Setting Chapter Thirty-three Straight

10/23/2009
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In which the author confesses to God which parts of the thirty-third chapter were embellished.

Duration:00:03:58

Accidental Terrorist #57: Chapter Thirty-three: We Thank Thee, O God, for a Profit

10/20/2009
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In which Bill, after only a brief taste of freedom, is told to sit down, shut up, take the money, get on the plane, and pretend the past week never happened.

Duration:00:28:14

Accidental Terrorist #56: Setting Chapter Thirty-two Straight

10/16/2009
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In which the author confesses to God which parts of the thirty-second chapter were embellished.

Duration:00:04:22

Accidental Terrorist #55: Chapter Thirty-two: Lamb to the Slaughter

10/13/2009
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In which Bill faces sentencing at the hands of a philosophical judge, while Joseph faces martyrdom at the hands of an angry mob. Plus, special cameo appearance by the guy who blows up planes!

Duration:00:39:12

Accidental Terrorist #54: Setting Chapter Thirty-one Straight

10/9/2009
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In which the author confesses to God which parts of the thirty-first chapter were embellished.

Duration:00:02:47

Accidental Terrorist #53: Chapter Thirty-one: Bad Things

10/6/2009
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In which Bill faces a bail magistrate, finds himself compelled repeatedly to pantomime his strip search, and contemplates the deep philosophical question of whether or not God protects missionaries.

Duration:00:27:24

Accidental Terrorist #52: Setting Chapter Thirty Straight

10/2/2009
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In which the author confesses to God which parts of the thirtieth chapter were embellished.

Duration:00:06:47

Accidental Terrorist #51: Chapter Thirty: Bail Order

9/29/2009
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In which Bill wakes up still in jail, negotiates the peril of the breakfast line, and competes against fellow inmates for the honor of receiving the highest bail.

Duration:00:28:48

Accidental Terrorist #50: Setting Chapter Twenty-nine Straight

9/25/2009
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In which the author confesses to God which parts of the twenty-ninth chapter were embellished.

Duration:00:14:06

Accidental Terrorist #49: Chapter Twenty-nine: Cellmates

9/22/2009
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In which Bill gets booked into Calgary's big downtown jail, encounters hardened criminals and guards, revises his opinion of both, and begins questioning some of his life's basic assumptions.

Duration:00:46:02

Accidental Terrorist #48: Setting Chapter Twenty-eight Straight

9/18/2009
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In which the author confesses to God which parts of the twenty-eighth chapter were embellished.

Duration:00:04:24

Accidental Terrorist #47: Chapter Twenty-eight: Whiplash

9/15/2009
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In which Bill, rather than beating a hasty and prudent retreat, takes more bad advice from the same wrong people and runs afoul of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. Will the Mounties get their man?

Duration:00:28:45

Accidental Terrorist #46: Setting Chapter Twenty-seven Straight

9/11/2009
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In which the author confesses to God which parts of the twenty-seventh chapter were embellished.

Duration:00:02:02

Accidental Terrorist #45: Chapter Twenty-seven: Words and Phrases You Must Never Use in Airports

9/8/2009
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In which Bill, against his better judgment, accompanies a runaway Elder Finn to the airport, where he experiments with phrases you must never use whilst frequenting such establishments. In other words, this is the episode you've been waiting for!

Duration:00:38:34

Accidental Terrorist #44: Setting Chapter Twenty-six Straight

9/4/2009
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In which the author confesses to God which parts of the twenty-sixth chapter were embellished.

Duration:00:09:57

Accidental Terrorist #43: Chapter Twenty-six: Splitsville

9/1/2009
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In which Bill finds his privacy violated by a heinous and despicable criminal act on the part of his mission president, only to head out on split-offs with Elder Finn and discover even darker and more shocking revelations. Plus, they SHOT Joseph Smith?!

Duration:00:20:50

Accidental Terrorist #42: Setting Chapters Twenty-four and Twenty-five Straight

8/28/2009
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In which the author confesses to God which parts of the twenty-fourth and twenty-fifth chapters were embellished.

Duration:00:08:14