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November 4, 2020 @ 6:00 am

Episode 73: Game, Set, and Match

On this week's episode, we're talking about sports! The tentpoles are Unseen Academicals by Terry Pratchett, Bend It Like Beckham, and “Thirty Years and Change” by sunsmasher.


What We’re Into Lately

Unconquerable Sun by Kate Elliott

Fence: Striking Distance by Sarah Rees Brennan

Binging with Babish

Scum Villain fanfic

The Untamed fanfic

Yuri!!! on Ice fanfic (because nostalgia)

Drowned Country by Emily Tesh

Scum Villain anime



Other Stuff We Mentioned


Space American Idol

Fence series by C. S. Pacat

Captive Prince by C. S. Pacat

Bon Appetit Youtube Universe

Silver in the Wood by Emily Tesh

Welcome to Night Vale

“Street Cleaning Day”

Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl

Billy Elliot

Charlie Jane Anders

Annalee Newitz

"Our Opinions Are Correct" podcast


Prince of Tennis

Howl's Moving Castle

A Knight’s Tale 

Check, please! 

Sharps by K.J. Parker

Court of Fives series by Kate Elliott

Hunger Games series by Suzanne Collins

Ender’s Game + series by Orson Scott Card

Star Wars: The Phantom Menace

Blazewrath Games by Amparo Ortiz

City of Stars by Mary Hoffman

Palio di Siena

“Stargazer” by Fahye

Princess Tutu

Aria of the Sea by Dia Calhoun

Animorphs series by K.A. Applegate


Hogfather by Terry Pratchett (“show me one atom of truth” quote)

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For Next Time

The Deep by Rivers Solomon



The transcript for this episode can be found here. Huge huge thanks to our scribes for their hard work this week.

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