All posts by Jared

Ep 2 Alien



Things begin to get slimy and more murdery as the guys board the Nostromo to talk about the movie Alien. The first of their “The Academy” series of movies, they discuss Ridley Scott as a filmmaker, the perils of sequels made with too much control, and much more!

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Veronica Mars



Veronica Mars is the subject of this episode, and Jared walks you through this cult classic. From the unique writing to the excellent mystery structure to the incomparable Kristen Bell, he hits the highs of the show which will soon be back on Hulu! It’s already returned in movie form, but Jared starts with the not-so-modest beginning of K-Bell and the complex town of Neptune. Let’s go, marshmallows.

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The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms (w/ Sophie and Craig)



This Episode Jared is joined by his friends, Sophie and Craig to talk about the book The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms by N.K. Jemisin. They touch on key reasons to pick up this book, but also dive into a free-flowing discussion that ranges from other great fantasy book to Star Wars and basketball. They also get deep into the important representation that this book brings and show the range of subjects that this book promotes thought about.

WARNING SPOILERS start at around the 20 minute mark.

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Daredevil



#SaveDaredevil This episode, Jared hits the mat with the Netflix show, Daredevil. He talks about the influence of Nolan’s Batman, and the importance of cool fighting in this show. He talks about the visuals, and why this is one of the best superhero character shows out there.

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Community



I see your value now. This episode Jared tackles the TV show “Community” and just scratches the surface of this huge, weird show. He talks about the zany characters and the excellent writing, plus some of the seminal episodes. Pop POP! #andamovie

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Star Trek II: The Wrath Of Khan



Star Trek makes its first appearance on the podcast, but it’s unlikely this will be the last. Jared touches on some of the things he believes will entice you to check out this classic of a movie. From the greatest Trek villain of all time, Khan, to the historical importance of this movie there’s lot to enjoy in this one. “Warp Speed!”

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Westworld



This week, Jared jumps aboard the “Westworld” hype train and breaks down some reasons why you will like diving into the phenomenon. It’s about androids but no sleep or sheep, instead methodical TV crafting and the delights of writing.

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Detectorists



Jared starts up the podcast with a real comfort food show, “Detectorists”. He talks about a few reasons why you should give this show a chance ranging from the characters to the music, while keeping it all bite-sized and spoiler-free.

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