Episode 26 – Some Magicians make Orphans Translate Things.

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Episode 24 – The Breaking Bad Episode

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Episode 22 – Streaming Martians Next Door

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Episode 20 – 1st travel app, 2nd Captain America movie, 3rd Diablo – PLUS the best sounding microphone ever on the podcast!

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Episode 19 – Man-eating Lions meet Gogol Bordello on the Fringe

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Episode 17 – A Walk In the Woods on Harper’s Island with Danger Mouse and Graham Parker

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Episode 16 – Bruce Campbell and the Teen Werewolves of London Calling a Riot Box

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Episode 15 – GIFs, Farscape, Ludo, and text-based Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy awesomeness

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Episode 13 – The Awesome Show: awesome guest, awesome coffee, awesome hair, awesome infographics

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Episode 12 – A female antihero, a rock superhero, curling, and a teen sees dead people

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