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Episode 57: Nancy Drew, Favorite Books, Curated Recommendations

Episode 57: Nancy Drew, Favorite Books, Curated Recommendations

November 25, 2020

Carrie dives into the world of Nancy Drew by talking about the recent TV show on the CW and the computer game Midnight in Salem.

Carrie and K.W. each share one of their favorite books and then curate a pop-culture list for each other.

Episode 56: Fun and Games (and NaNoWriMo)

Episode 56: Fun and Games (and NaNoWriMo)

November 18, 2020

Carrie and K.W. have some extra fun this week by taking some Buzzfeed quizzes, playing a round of Jeopardy!, and discussing National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo.

Episode 55: Musicals!

Episode 55: Musicals!

November 11, 2020

Carrie and K.W. chat all things musicals with returning guest Rachel! Plus, Hazel makes a surprise appearance.

Disclaimer: Carrie mispronounces "Meet Me in St. Louis" and uses "objective" when she meant "subjective" in this episode. She is stressed. Please forgive.

Episode 54: Fear the Walking Dead, News Radio, Time’s List of 100 Best Fantasy Books

Episode 54: Fear the Walking Dead, News Radio, Time’s List of 100 Best Fantasy Books

November 4, 2020

In this episode, we talk about the AMC series Fear the Walking Dead, the '90s NBC sitcom News Radio, and Time's recent list of 100 best fantasy books.

Episode 53: Jackie Hudson: Funk, Roger Troutman, and Troutman Sound Labs

Episode 53: Jackie Hudson: Funk, Roger Troutman, and Troutman Sound Labs

October 28, 2020

Bowling Green State University Ph.D. candidate Jackie Hudson joins us to talk about pioneering funk musician Roger Troutman and his band Zapp. Jackie and fellow student Kari Boroff were instrumental in securing funding for a new historical marker to mark the site of the former Troutman Sound Labs, the Troutman family's recording studio, which played a significant role in the Ohio funk music scene. In this episode, we talk to Jackie about that process.

Read more about the dedication HERE, and you can watch the full ceremony HERE.

BONUS: Melrose Place with Robin

BONUS: Melrose Place with Robin

October 24, 2020

To celebrate our anniversary month, we're dropping some special content, like this full, unedited conversation about Melrose Place with our friend Robin! Find Robin on Twitter @robinhhhhh (that's 5 Hs!).

Episode 52: Enola Holmes, Star Trek: Lower Decks, and Special Anniversary Content

Episode 52: Enola Holmes, Star Trek: Lower Decks, and Special Anniversary Content

October 21, 2020

It's a supersized anniversary episode! We talk about the new Netflix movie Enola Holmes as well as revisit some old topics. We're also joined by special guest Tom Kollman, who shares his love for Star Trek, specifically the new animated sitcom Star Trek: Lower Decks!

You can find Tom on Twitter @twick516.

And don't forget to take our anonymous listener survey!

BONUS: Blooper Reel #2

BONUS: Blooper Reel #2

October 17, 2020

More bloopers! Hopefully they give you a laugh or two while you're washing dishes or driving to work. Thanks for all the fun and support! We're looking forward to Year 2!

Episode 51: Get Out and The Shining

Episode 51: Get Out and The Shining

October 14, 2020

"Carrie Watches Scary (Movies/TV)" continues with this discussion of the 2017 horror movie Get Out from Jordan Peele and Stanley Kubrick's 1980 adaptation of The Shining by Stephen King.

As a reminder, take the anonymous listener survey to tell us what you want to hear more of as we head into Year 2!

BONUS: Blooper Reel #1

BONUS: Blooper Reel #1

October 10, 2020

Bonus content! A whole half-hour of bloopers to help celebrate our one-year anniversary! We screw up a lot.

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