Episode 104: HBO’s True Detective

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In this episode, we switch it up a little to talk about one of Morgan’s favorite true crime TV shows. We discuss the Ozarks, Mahershala Ali and a macabre crime involving two missing children.

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Episode 103: The Magician’s Nephew

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In this episode, we revel in one of the strangest books in The Chronicles of Narnia. We discuss how Aslan created everything, Diggory’s anger issues and Jadis’s incomparable evil.

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Episode 102: Grace and Frankie

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In this episode, we discuss the hit Netflix show Grace and Frankie. We contend that the show relies more on star power than on writing (though the writing is pretty good, too) and learn that Lily Tomlin turned down coming out on the cover of TIME Magazine in the 1970’s. WUT!?!?

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Episode 101: The Horse and His Boy

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In this episode, we examine C.S. Lewis’s The Horse and His Boy. We discuss casual misogyny, explicit racism and why Aravis would be a lesbian if the book were written today.

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Episode 100: VEEP

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In this episode (OUR 100TH EPISODE, WHAAAAT!?!?), we revel in the hit HBO show VEEP. We discuss the brilliance of Julia Louis-Dreyfus, a jolly green jizz-face and the seventh and final season of the show that The Guardian called “the best and most brutal comedy of the decade.”

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Episode 099: Aladdin

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In this episode, we savage the 2019 remake of Aladdin. We discuss Guy Ritchie’s directorial style, Will Smith’s upsetting blue blob body and some of the best moments of the original animated classic.

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Episode 098: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader

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In this episode, we dissect C.S. Lewis’s The Voyage of the Dawn Treader. We discuss how Eustace should have been brown, the horrible changes made for the movie and Reepicheep’s adorable little boat.

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Episode 097: Sex Education

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In this episode, we dissect the wonderfully British Sex Education, starring Gillian Anderson, Asa Butterfield, and Connor Swindells. We discuss teenage misfits, queer representation and very large dicks.

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Episode 096: Avengers Endgame

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Beauty and the Bitch is a (feminist and queer) speculative fiction and pop culture podcast. Okay, we get drunk and talk about things we love.

Are you gonna see Avengers: Endgame? Have you seen it 20 times already? Either way, come revel in our thoughts and feelings (recorded a few weeks back). We are still relevant and still dumb and sometimes hilarious and always rude (duh).

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