Friday, 27 March 2020

Thinking of Thinking of Thinkings - "Perfect Little Children" Chapter 3


Episode 126
"Perfect Little Children" by Sophie Hannah, Chapter 3

Beth and Dom do some digging and uncover a few clues which answer some questions, but raise quite a few more. Scott and Anita make some more reckless speculation about what the solution to the mystery might be. Plus, Pandemic Llamas!

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Thinking of Thinking of Thinkings - "Perfect Little Children" Chapter 3

Friday, 20 March 2020

List of Red Herrings - "Perfect Little Children" Chapter 2


Episode 125
"Perfect Little Children" by Sophie Hannah, Chapter 2

Barb spends an evening listing off many ridiculous possibilities with her husband and daughter. Scott doesn't think our protagonist has made a good first impression, and Anita nearly blows his mind by turning the plot inside out.

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List of Red Herrings - "Perfect Little Children" Chapter 2

Friday, 13 March 2020

A Problem With His "THING" - "Perfect Little Children" Chapter 1


Episode 124
"Perfect Little Children" by Sophie Hannah, Chapter 1

We meet our protagonist, learn about her family and her former best friend, while she goes about a totally not-suspicious and very normal afternoon. Scott and Anita learn a little about author Sophie Hannah, and make some early speculation about what's happening.

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A Problem With His "THING" - "Perfect Little Children" Chapter 1

Friday, 6 March 2020

A Pitch for Neutral Good - "The Municipalists" Final Overview


Episode 123
"The Municipalists" by Seth Fried, Final Overview

What was Thompson's character arc? What message is Seth Fried trying to get across? How nerdy a metaphor can Scott use to discuss morality? And, of course, Anita's favourite end-of-novel game, "Cast That Movie!"

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A Pitch for Neutral Good - "The Municipalists" Final Overview

Friday, 28 February 2020

The Scottish Browns - "The Municipalists" Chapter 14


Episode 122
"The Municipalists" by Seth Fried, Chapter 14

Thompson hits rock bottom, when an unexpected delivery sets him on a new path. Meantime, Scott and Anita discuss a good starter Scotch, and what might happen to our protagonist after the end of the story.

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The Scottish Browns - "The Municipalists" Chapter 14

Friday, 21 February 2020

Basically Just WebMD - "The Municipalists" Chapter 13


Episode 121
"The Municipalists" by Seth Fried, Chapter 13

Thompson betrays the person who saved his life in a horrible fashion, but at least he feels guilty about it. Scott and Anita reveal they've actually been expecting a delivery which came a bit early.

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Basically Just WebMD - "The Municipalists" Chapter 13

Friday, 14 February 2020

Revolution Chic - "The Municipalists" Chapter 12


Episode 120
"The Municipalists" by Seth Fried, Chapter 12

An execution is averted by timely holographic intervention. Anita and Scott hypothesize on what may have led up to this point, and talk about the inherent flaw in weaponized bureaucracy.

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Revolution Chic - "The Municipalists" Chapter 12