103 – “Gone Smooth” – The Adventure of the Action Wig and the Fire Extinguisher

  Rejoice Canaries, for lo there is narrative structure! In this week’s episode Amberlee marvels at the mere suggestion of character development while Rachael waxes poetic about mirrors. There’s much consternation over the inevitable death of Gertie, and some confusion about the man that Eichorst killed. Meanwhile Vasiliy continues to be awesome.  

101 – “Night Zero” – Spoiler Alert, Nazis!

  Rachael and Amberlee discuss the series premiere of The Strain, “Night Zero.” While generally underwhelming, the pilot provides many interesting points of discussion including but not limited to: the apparent necessity of Corey Stoll’s wig, the importance of a calcium rich diet, predictable characters, comic book villains, uneducated prisoners, Filtch’s amazing batcave, and Nazis. Because of […]