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Episode 228 – Erotic Fiction

7/6/2017
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Kathie (AKA Olivia Kent) joins Jakob and Mandi in a discussion of erotica and erotic fiction that is NOT fan fiction. What is HuCow? Find out within. The post Episode 228 – Erotic Fiction appeared first on Simply Syndicated.

Duration: 00:57:15


Episode 227: Star Trek Survey Results

1/6/2017
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We made a survey about Star Trek. A whopping 47 people responded (including us)! These results are totally scientific and reveal the ultimate truth about who the best and worst characters are and what series is the true fan favourite. You can't argue with the opinions of a whole 47 people. This episode is also Read the Rest... The post Episode 227: Star Trek Survey Results appeared first on Simply Syndicated.

Duration: 00:58:49


Episode 225: Netflix and Quill

12/19/2016
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Since having a baby (the titular Quill), we watch a LOT more Netflix and get out to the movies a lot less. So no timely Rogue One review (probably to the relief of many listeners). Instead we talk Orphan Black, Star Trek: Enterprise, For The Love of Spock, Gilmore Girls and Captain America: Civil War. The post Episode 225: Netflix and Quill appeared first on Simply Syndicated.

Duration: 00:50:28


Episode 223: Marvelous Marvels of Marvel

10/25/2016
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Jakob and Mandi chat about the marvelous marvels of the Marvel universe. Well, Luke Cage and Deadpool at least. They also discuss Star Trek: Enterprise Season 3 and Bones Season 11. The post Episode 223: Marvelous Marvels of Marvel appeared first on Simply Syndicated.

Duration: 00:54:39


Episode 222: Breast Feeding

10/14/2016
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Mandi and Jakob had a baby. It's been... an experience. An experience during which they've watched a lot of Star Trek: Enterprise. The post Episode 222: Breast Feeding appeared first on Simply Syndicated.

Duration: 00:50:57


Episode 220: PokéBusters

8/3/2016
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Two pretty darn good things that haters are hating on. Resident haters Jakob and Mandi give them some love. Pokémon Go and Ghostbusters 2016 reboot. What's not to like? The post Episode 220: PokéBusters appeared first on Simply Syndicated.

Duration: 00:50:44


Episode 217: Mimico Insane Asylum (Doors Open Toronto)

6/2/2016
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Jakob and Mandi take a trip to the tunnels underneath the former Lakeshore Psychiatric Hospital (aka Mimico Insane Asylum, aka Mimico Hospital for the Insane, aka The Police Academy, aka Humber College) during Doors Open Toronto. (http://www.asylumbythelake.com) They also talk about Poirot: Murder on the Orient Express, Midsomer Murders, London Spy and M:I Rogue Nation. The post Episode 217: Mimico Insane Asylum (Doors Open Toronto) appeared first on Simply Syndicated.

Duration: 00:44:34


Episode 216: Netflix Grab Bag

4/12/2016
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Jakob and Mandi talk about a totally random assortment of things they've been watching on Netflix. Mainly Daredevil Season 2, Downton Abbey Season 5, House of Cards Season 4 (well, the first 3 episodes), most of Poirot, and the Ender's Game movie. The post Episode 216: Netflix Grab Bag appeared first on Simply Syndicated.

Duration: 00:49:26


Episode 206: Furious Furiosa Fury Road

5/19/2015
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Jakob and Mandi go for a drive on Fury Road.

Duration: 00:58:27


Episode 201: Five Armies, One Hobbit

12/23/2014
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Riddles in the dark: What comes at the end but sits in the middle, is the last of six but only the third? Answer: It’s The Hobbit: Battle of The Five Armies, of course. Even Gollum could get that.

Duration: 00:41:25


Episode 200: Preview Reviews

12/15/2014
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To celebrate their 200th episode, Jakob and Mandi return to the halcyon days of Jakob’s previous podcast (P)reviews where he’d review movies based on their trailers. This episode they take a look at the four big upcoming franchise reboot/sequels—Jurassic World, Terminator: Genisys, Mad Max: Fury Road and Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

Duration: 00:46:42


Episode 198: Sacred Rock’n’Roll Cows

10/24/2014
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The first ever Nerd Hurdles without Mandi. Instead Jakob is joined by Stephen(from episode 130: Going To The Library)to talk about the sacred cows of rock music. Visit Stephen’s blog: Shelf Dwindle http://shelfdwindle.wordpress.com Listen to Stephen’s music: Partli Cloudi https://arachnidiscs.bandcamp.com/album/two-moron-ever-nose

Duration: 01:08:41


Episode 195: We Heart Nerd York

8/15/2014
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We went to New York with some nerdy friends to see NPH in Hedwig and The Angry Inch.

Duration: 00:44:11


Episode 193: Not All Nerds?

6/26/2014
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This week, with Kathie’s help, we answer a listener letter. Darryll writes: “I’d like to make a suggestion for Nerd Hurdles. Lately, the topic of nerd misogyny and nerd rage toward women has been very present in social media. It comes as a surprise to me because the nerds I’ve known have inherently striven to Read the Rest...

Episode 192: Ramblo

5/30/2014
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Another movie crossed off Dan’s Devil’s Bucket List — the seminal 1982 action flick, starring Sylvester Stallone as John Rambo, First Blood.A film many may still have the wrong idea about.

Duration: 00:58:59


Episode 191: Bronies

5/8/2014
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Bronies: The Extremely Unexpected Adult Fans of My Little Pony. At least that’s the title of a documentary Kathie made us watch.

Duration: 00:50:53