Episode 87 – AV Club

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Episode 71 – Go Loopy for Lost Wax

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Episode 70 – Digging E.T.’s Threads

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Show Page – A Saul and Battery “Nacho” S1:E3

On February 16th at 10:15pm Central time, Melissa and I return to discuss the latest “Better Call Saul” episode… “Nacho”… with special guest Mike (@officialpagan)!!  To connect with us via Google+ Hangout on February 16th at 10:15pm Central time, go here: https://plus.google.com/u/0/events/c462b7g8ugvu1evcivqr44gc29k If G+ is not your thing, you can view the show live and later “not so live” off of: Kelly’s YouTube channel Note: the video will show up on Kelly’s channel when we go live at 10:15pm Central We will recap the episode, share our reactions, and each pick a favorite quote from the show. Here is how YOU … Continue reading

Episode 56 – Librarians, desolation, and a threat from Mel

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Episode 38 – Alice Cooper’s army meets Bloaty Head

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Episode 24 – The Breaking Bad Episode

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Episode 23 – Abandoned Places and Proposals in SPAAAAAAAAAAAAAAACE

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

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