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Japan makes lots of cartoons, so our planned cartoon episode ended up being all about anime junk: Kill la Kill, Neon Genesis Evangelion, The Vision of Escaflowne, and The Girl Who Leapt Through Time.

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I already did my year-end blog post, but my usual podcast hosts haven’t, so here’s the podcast edition! We talk about all the movies, books, television shows, comics, anime and art gallery shows we enjoyed this year.

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The Giver by Lois Lowry is the one book on elementary/high school reading lists that Canadians our age remember fondly. Why is this, and why is the cover so darn memorable?

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Episode 26: Get Urras back to Anarres (Discussion of The Dispossessed)

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The internet has provided ways for artists to skirt around traditional channels to get their work out to the public; web series are one of the more ambitious examples. We chat about our favourite web series and the idiosyncrasies of the medium.

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Episode 8: Eeee!

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Web series mentioned:

The Guild
The Lizzie Bennet Diaries
Welcome to Sanditon
Emma Approved
The New Adventures of Peter and Wendy
Nothing Much to Do
Lovely Little Losers
The March Family Letters
Frankenstein M.D.
Job Hunters
LARPs
Humans and Households
Enter the Dojo
RWBY

 

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We’re back! This time, we’re talking about adolescence, isolation and social anxiety in the anime series No Matter How I look at It, It’s You Guys’ Fault I’m not Popular! AKA, WataMote. Includes verbatim readings of entries from the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders and plenty of cringing.

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“Anxiety, Anger and Porn” – Alasdair Czyrnyj’s review of WataMote

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We egoize about Ursula K. Le Guin’s 1974 classic, The Dispossessed.

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Episode 10 – The Left Hand of Podcasts

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Incidental Music: Danse Macabre – Big Hit 1 Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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A short, impromptu review of The Witches of Lublin, the holiday radio play “by Ellen Kushner and a bunch of other people in the cast.”

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The Witches of Lublin website

 

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