Saturday, April 11, 2015

Episode 56: 'Carrie' Extravaganza!

Howdy folks, and welcome back to Joel and Jon's off-the-cuff podcast. We hope some of you enjoyed Easter, and that the rest of you ate lots of candy. Speaking of blood, sweat, and tears, J&J decide to skip the box office this weekend and embrace everybody's favorite psychotic, telepathic teen girl: CARRIE, BABY! And boy is there ground to cover: Stephen King's book, two film adaptations (plus a sequel that doesn't count), one made-for-TV adaptation, and a musical stage production! All things Carrie, coming at you like a bucket of blood and fiery revenge.

Meanwhile Jon talks up his Chromebook and tech philosophy, and Joel dreams of the perfect color-correcting suite. You know, cats and dogs. It's another extra-awesome episode of Talk and Trivia.

They're all gonna laugh at you.

<meta_aside>SPOILERS ABOUND</meta_aside>




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Topics this week include:
- All things ‘Carrie’.
Epistolary novel.
Dioptre.
‘The Gift’ Trailer.
More Strongbad Emails?
Don’t Push the Button.
‘Bob and David’.
$500 movie tickets.
‘Arrested Development’ s05.
Mindcrack is changing.
- Joel’s PBotW:
     - Coffin Hill v2: Dark Endeavors
     - The Movement v1: Class Warfare
- Jon's Odd Studies: ‘Better Call Saul’ s01.

Essential Quotations:
- "If you wanna be Catholic, be a Catholic. If you're not a Catholic, then ate some God-damned chocolate."

Homework for the Week:
- Read a Stephen King novel.

Spoilers:
-Joel's always watching.