Monthly Archives: March 2016

The Allusionist

A linguistic podcast show hosted by Helen Zaltsman and part of Radiotopia by PRX. Discusses things such as puns (my favorite), creating crossword puzzles, branding products, standardizing language and much more…    It’s fairly simple and you don’t have to … Continue reading

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I, Frankenstein

Adam: Remember, I have no soul. Gideon: God will surely damn you. Adam: He already did. Summary A new twist to the classic Frankenstein tale starring Aaron Eckhart. It begins with a flashback and voice over. Firstly the traditional Frankenstein … Continue reading

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Stuff to Blow Your Mind

Stuff to Blow your Mind from How Stuff Works hosted by Robert, Joe, and Christian, is an exploration of the world around us, very much like 99pi. However instead of looking at design and physical things, it focuses on the … Continue reading

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Ant-Man

Excuse me Dr. Pym? … Okay. I just have one question…Who are you, who is she, what the hell is going on here, and can I go back to jail now? -Scott Lange Summary 1980s, Dr. Hank Pym develops the … Continue reading

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Lore, take II

I’ve previously reviewed Lore on my blog after listening to 3 episodes or so, now I’d like to follow up on that review after listening to 24 episodes. The show is all about folklore, as the name suggests, the history … Continue reading

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The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

Napoleon Solo: “I absolutely hate working with you, Peril.” Illya Kuryakin: “You’re a terrible spy, Cowboy.” Summary CIA agent, Napoleon Solo, teams up with KGB agent Illya Kuryakin to smuggle East German national and undercover MI6 agent Gabby. Gabby’s father, … Continue reading

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99pi

99% Invisible is a weekly podcast hosted and produced by Roman Mars and part of Radiotopia by PRX. It explores the design and architecture of things from our everyday lives, things that we’ve stopped noticing; things such as frozen pizzas, drinking fountains, … Continue reading

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