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The Scot and the Sassench: An Outlander Podcast

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Welcome to The Scot And The Sassenach! Every week, an actual Scot and a real-life Sassenach watch and discuss the Starz adaptation of Diana Gabaldon's Outlander novels.

Welcome to The Scot And The Sassenach! Every week, an actual Scot and a real-life Sassenach watch and discuss the Starz adaptation of Diana Gabaldon's Outlander novels.
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Syracuse, NY

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Welcome to The Scot And The Sassenach! Every week, an actual Scot and a real-life Sassenach watch and discuss the Starz adaptation of Diana Gabaldon's Outlander novels.

Twitter:

@StoryWonk

Language:

English

Contact:

252-505-WONK


Episodes

Sex & Whisky 0: Landing on Jamie

10/1/2017
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In this episode of Sex & Whisky, Lani introduces the show, explains what will happen, and drinks a little because... well. Outlander.

Duration: 00:03:39


TSatS Update from Lani

4/6/2017
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As StoryWonk and The Scot and the Sassenach come to a close, this is a quick update from Lani on where the future leads. Download the .mp3 here.

Duration: 00:03:02


The Scot And The Sassenach 61: Here Come The Generals

6/11/2016
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It's been a long time coming, but the war has begun -- and only Jamie and Claire can secure victory in Prestonpans (2.10)!

Duration: 00:56:22


The Scot And The Sassenach 60: It’s All Gaelic To Me

6/7/2016
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We look back on pantomime, preparation and PTSD as we consider Je Suis Prest (2.09)!

Duration: 00:26:04


The Scot And The Sassenach 59: The McTavish Effect

6/4/2016
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We lay the past to rest and prepare for the future in the kind of Outlander episode we haven't seen for a long while. Je Suis Prest (2.09)!

Duration: 00:43:34


The Scot And The Sassenach 58: Leave It On The Court

5/31/2016
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We follow up on The Fox's Lair (2.08) with discussion of Laoghaire, magic and where in the timeline we're supposed to be.

Duration: 00:32:46


The Scot And The Sassenach 57: Witch-Trial Me Once…

5/28/2016
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Jamie and Claire return to Scotland and run into old friends and enemies, though they've brought some magic with them from France -- welcome to The Fox's Lair (2.08)!

Duration: 00:54:51


The Scot And The Sassenach 56: The Turning Point

5/25/2016
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Join us as we look back on Faith (2.07), on the controversial title card, on rape and sexual violence in Outlander, and on Claire's arc through grief.

Duration: 00:38:02


The Scot And The Sassenach 55: The Ends Justify The Means

5/21/2016
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This week, we look at fractured storytelling, fractured tone and a fractured Claire as we process grief and face the inevitable in Faith (2.07).

Duration: 00:51:21


The Scot And The Sassenach 54: Jumping The Shark

5/17/2016
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We look back on the collapse of our Best Laid Schemes (2.06) with some thoughts on positivity, on Claire, on the Fergus Fade, and on some recent statements by Diana Gabaldon.

Duration: 00:36:28


The Scot And The Sassenach 53: Not His First Heretical Rodeo

5/14/2016
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All kinds of plans go agley for Jamie, Claire, Murtagh, St. Germain, Master Raymond -- and especially for Black Jack Randall. Join us for Best Laid Schemes (2.06)!

Duration: 00:50:49


The Scot And The Sassenach 52: To A Mouse

5/13/2016
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In this bonus episode, Alastair delves into the life of Robert Burns, and his most famous work -- and inspiration for the title of this week's episode of Outlander -- To A Mouse.

Duration: 00:18:18


The Scot And The Sassenach 51: Tough To Love

5/12/2016
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Is Jamie interested in vengeance or justice? Are Claire's actions defensible? Has season two been a disappointment? Join as we follow up on Untimely Resurrection (2.05)!

Duration: 00:50:47


The Scot And The Sassenach 50: Big Foppy Dope

5/7/2016
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We welcome a new writer to Outlander as Claire and Jamie wrestle with the past and future. Black Jack's back, and it's an Untimely Resurrection (2.05)!

Duration: 00:46:41


The Scot And The Sassenach 49: Happy Ever After

5/5/2016
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Is Louise in a fairy tale? Is Raymond a magical man? Do we see genius that isn't there? Join us as we revisit La Dame Blanche (2.04)!

Duration: 00:36:40


The Scot And The Sassenach 48: The Whore Whisperer

4/30/2016
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Claire comes clean, just in time for all hell to break loose on the streets of Paris, and over the dinner table. It's time to meet La Dame Blanche (2.04)!

Duration: 00:49:58


The Scot And The Sassenach 47: Murtagh’s Magic 8-Ball

4/28/2016
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We're following up on Useful Occupations and Deceptions (2.03), with some thoughts on talking treason in front of the servants, a quiet life of conventional domesticity, continuity in season two, and much more!

Duration: 00:41:38


The Scot And The Sassenach 46: It’s All Oregano

4/23/2016
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This week, Jamie needs answers, Claire needs employment and Murtagh needs Suzette -- it's time for some Useful Occupations and Deceptions (2.03)!

Duration: 00:47:24


The Scot And The Sassenach 45: Contrasts and Dichotomies

4/21/2016
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Welcome to our follow-up discussion on Not In Scotland Anymore (2.02), in which we discuss Starz's silence on season three, and much more!

Duration: 00:39:01


The Scot And The Sassenach 44: Lard Bucket And Big Head

4/16/2016
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The danger is real, the wax is hot and the dresses are breathtaking as Jamie and Claire visit Versailles, and meet with the king. We're Not In Scotland Anymore (2.02)!

Duration: 00:42:20

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