#132: The Entire Cast in Battlestar Galactica (TV 2004) “So say we all!”

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Joe and Todd are joined by special guest Virginia McAlister to discuss the reimagined Battlestar Galactica series. Topics of discussion include paranoia, identity, and leadership.

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#124: Diana Prince/Wonder Woman in Wonder Woman (TV 1977) “It’s not the same Diana, I mean, you’re not a man.” “I’ve always been very happy about that.”

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Joe and Todd are joined by special guest Andy Mangels to talk about Wonder Woman from the classic television series. Topics of discussion include the way generations are portrayed in these episodes, what makes Wonder Woman different from other superheroes, and what guests would Andy Mangels invite to the greatest dinner party of all time.

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#120: Leslie Knope and Ron Swanson in Parks and Rec (TV 2009-15) “You had me at meat tornado.”

120: Leslie Knope and Ron Swanson in Parks and Rec (TV 2009-15) “You had me at meat tornado.”

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Todd and Joe talk about Leslie Knope and Ron Swanson from the sitcom Parks and Rec. They discuss the evolution of the series and each character’s unique kind of humor.

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#115: The cast of Corner Gas S01E01 “Ruby Reborn” and S06E06 “Good Tubbin'” (TV 2004-09) “Safety Pete can talk!” “Boy, can he ever.”

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Todd and Joe talk about a fantastic Canadian sitcom, Corner Gas. They discuss Davis as well as the rest of the crazy characters in Dog River, Saskatchewan. They touch on kinds of comedy, the pleasure of purely episodic television, and acknowledge a beautiful book ending of the pilot and finale.

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#113: Special: Valentines Day 2017 “I’ll never be as bad as my grandpa!”

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In our Valentines Day Special 2017, we are joined by special guest Alana Howlett to play a of Fictional play Fictional Dating Game. What fictional inventor would be the best match for the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ Donatello? Who is the best match to give Eponine from Les Mis a happily ever after? Listen to find out.

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#110: Earl Sinclair from Dinosaurs (TV 1991-94) “Honey! I’m home! I’m hungry!”

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Todd and Joe discuss Earl Sinclair from the 1990s tv show Dinosaurs. They talk about Faustian bargains, striking the right tone between heavy themes and silly anthropomorphic animals, and the magic of of the Jim Henson Creature Shop.

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#101: The town of Cicely, Alaska in Northern Exposure (TV 1990-95) “There is no hidden agenda with this man.”

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In this episode Todd and Joe discuss the town of Cicely Alaska in the hit TV series Northern Exposure.

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#094: Eleven in Stranger Things (TV 2016) “Mouth breather.”

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Join Todd and Joe as they discuss the creepy Netflix phenomenon, Stranger Things.

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#090: Shawn Spencer and Burton Gustor in Psych (TV 2006-14) “I’m not 27 anymore. I can do whatever I want.”

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Todd and Joe talk about one of TV’s most entertaining set of best friends: Shawn and Gus from Psych. We discuss the the show’s goofball tone, how much these two need each other, and take some time to acknowledge how great Juliet is too.

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#086: Anne Shirley in Anne of Green Gables (TV 1985) “Anne with an ‘E’”

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This week, Todd and Joe talk about a beloved classic, the 1995 adaptation of Anne of Green Gables. We talk about romanticism versus realism, Anne’s dramatic streak, and Canadian pronunciation of “sorry.”

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