The end is nigh! This episode we talk about the Nobel Prize for Literature, insane policies of the future, and one of the most hated science fiction movies ever made. If you’re not careful, your brain might melt. So put on your tinfoil hat and your anti-Scientology glasses and join us for an hour of good fun!
Question of the Week:
What are you doing to prepare for the come apocalypse?
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Here’s the episode (show notes are below):Episode Twenty-one — Download (MP3)
Intro and New (0:00 – 11:54):
- Mario Vargas Llosa Wins the Nobel Prize for Literature
(somewhere a baby book weeps)
- Orbit Books Introduces The Orbital Drop, a New eBook Program
(coming soon: canned ninjas and a complimentary space marine)
- Pre-crime Becomes a Semi-reality
(your Facebook will betray you like Emperor Palpatine’s apprentice!)
The Main Event: Torture Cinema Meets Battlefield Earth (11:55 – 56:18):
- Battlefield Earth (IMDB)
The End: Reading, Writing, and the Question of the Week (56:19 – 1:01:20)
That’s all, folks! Thanks for listening. See you next week.