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Sunday, August 25, 2013

Episode 62: Ghost Lady

This week, the Badland Girls talk about the films of Edgar Wright, especially his collaborations with Simon Pegg and Nick Frost. Rhea gives an update on her virgin dude romance novels, and talks about some exciting music. Destiny finally has a job and worries it will cut into her video gaming.

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Corrections: The Primal Scream song used in The World's End is called "Loaded."

Spoiler Alerts for the Following:
Hot Fuzz
Shaun of the Dead
Scott Pilgrim VS The World (the comics and the film adaptation)
The World's End spoilers at 1hr1min in, and then end a minute later--very minor, but just in case!

Relevant Links:
Simon Pegg on WTF with Marc Maron
Edgar Wright's Comedy Bang Bang appearances (including Simon, Nick, and Joe Cornish)
Edgar Wright Talks About the World's End Soundtrack
Comedy Bang Bang freestyle rap featuring Scott Aukerman, David Wain, Ken Marino, and Paul Rudd
Primal Scream, "Loaded"
Competitive Erotic Fan Fiction podcast
Icarus Proudbottom Teaches Typing
George Harrison, "Wah Wah"
The Lupines (bandcamp)
I Hate Strong Female Characters by Sophia >McDougall
The Wicker Man: Nic Cage Lunacy Supercut
Mr. Airplane Man, Moanin' For My Baby from 1998 re-release
Mr. Airplane Man, "Don't Know Why"
The Shangri-Lips

Fucking Books:
Dark Needs At Night's Edge by Kressley Cole
Stone Guardian by Danielle Monsch
Fifty Shades of Jungle Fever by LV Lewis

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Episode 61: Beat the Cheek

This week, Destiny and Rhea talk classic film! We also try to figure out the best Hitchcock movie, try to make sense of some upcoming tv shows, and feel bad about not seeing more silent movies.

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Spoiler Alerts for the Following:
2001: A Space Odyssey
The Graduate
Some Like It Hot

Corrections: Robert Wagner played Number Two in the Austin Powers movies. The countown youtube channel is called Pronunciation Book. The slapping game that Rhea is enjoying is called Rose & Camellia.

Relevant Links:
Is This Youtube Series Counting Down to a New Battlestar Galactica? (The Daily Dot)  
The Baby trailer
Rose and Camilla
Gone Home trailer
Jon & Vangelis, "The Friends of Mr. Cairo"
Medicine, "Time Baby III"
Medicine, "Long as the Sun"

Fucking Books:
Unclaimed, by Courtney Milan
Dark Needs at Night's Edge by Kresley Cole

Sunday, August 11, 2013

Episode 60: Male Virgins

This week, Rhea and Destiny keep things short and sweet, discussing the regulars. Destiny gets her heart broken by a video game and preaches the gospel of Salty Bet. Rhea discovers the male virgin trope in romance novels, and listens to the sounds of The Fog. We also read some more fan emails about video game movies.

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Correction: Andy Warhol's grave site livestream appears to be an ongoing project.

Spoiler Alert for the Following:
How to Train Your Dragon

Relevant Links:
Hunx and his Punx, "You Think You're Tough"
Theme from The Fog by John Carpenter 
Vaginal Fantasy forum on Goodreads
Salty Bet
Teacher Story
The Last Door- Chapter 1
Andy Warhol's gravesite live stream

A Fucking Book:
Unclaimed by Courtney Milan