04: A Brief History of Time Travel

April 7th, 2015 | Episodes | 0 Comment

Ever wondered about time loops, grandfather paradoxes, or black hole time machines? In this episode, we discuss the mechanics and implications of time travel in some fabulous books and especially in the movies, including Groundhog Day, Terminator, Twelve Monkeys, Primer, ...

03: Lurking in the Dark

March 8th, 2015 | Episodes | 0 Comment

“What would an ocean be without a monster lurking in the dark? It would be like sleep without dreams.” (Werner Herzog) What do our conceptions of monsters and villains say about us? This episode, we chat about mythical beasts, ghosties, and our favorite villains in ...

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02: Dreams in a Locked Room

February 22nd, 2015 | Episodes | 0 Comment

Do you ever feel like you've done this all before? This episode, we discuss True Detective, Season 1: nihilism and faith, female agency and bad men, antinatalism and the meaning of life (or lack thereof)... This episode contains spoilers and mature content. If ...

01: Ticky Tacky

February 7th, 2015 | Episodes | 0 Comment

Are you a conformist? In this episode we discuss hipsters, bureaucracy, and the meaning of life by comparing two very different films: The Lego Movie (2014) and Brazil (1985). You don't need to have seen these to listen to this episode. If you liked this episode, these ...