Continue Reading 35 – The World’s Largest Cult – Back to the Future

35 – The World’s Largest Cult – Back to the Future

In 1985 Director Robert Zemeckis gave us a glimpse into our future in the classic movie Back to the Future II. We talk about our overall thoughts on the movie and some of the predictions that they made. What things did they get right and what things did they miss the mark on? The answers may actually surprise you, we found some little known innovations that go right along with Back to the Future. LAST WEEK FOR FUNCOMFORTABLE TICKET GIVEAWAYS…

Continue Reading 34 – The Book Club On Fire – Hunger Games Book 1

34 – The Book Club On Fire – Hunger Games Book 1

Set in a dystopian future The Hunger Games is a story that has some chilling similarities to our society today. We talk about the first book in the Hunger Games Trilogy. We each discuss what our strategies would be in the Hunger Games, both socially before and physically during the game, and then after that get into some literary nitty gritties. Did Suzanne Collins take the easy way out with Rue? Is Katniss an unreliable narrator, and is there anything…

Continue Reading 33 – Best Halloween Shows

33 – Best Halloween Shows

It’s October and that means its time to start looking for Christmas in the Retail stores, or if you can handle a little bit more fun in your life then it means its time to break out the fake cobwebs, and cook a pot of Home made chili and fire up your Halloween favorites on the TV. We have put together a list and share our favorite Halloween shows and movies with you. Young Frankenstein Buffy the Vampire Slayer Hocus…

Continue Reading Ep30 – 12 Panels not to miss at SLCC 15

Ep30 – 12 Panels not to miss at SLCC 15

Branden keeps talking about how Salt Lake Comic Con is three conventions in one and so in this episode we talk about one of those conventions, the Panels. We go through the panel and each pick four panels that we are excited for. We tell you what Salt Lake Comic Con says they are, what we think they will be, and why we are looking forward to them. Then we answer a quick question from a friend about what kind…

Continue Reading Episode 27 – How Firefly Was Saved By Fox

Episode 27 – How Firefly Was Saved By Fox

Yes. Yes, this is a fertile land, and we will thrive. We will rule over all this land, and we will call it… “This Land.” I think we should call it “your grave!” Ah, curse your sudden but inevitable betrayal! Many think that Fox betrayed Joss Whedon and Firefly, but in a way they actually created a cult following for the show.  On This week’s episode we talk about Firefly’s Martyrdom and how it created the passionate Brown Coats, and…

Continue Reading Episode 26 – The Sweet Tones of Felicia Day

Episode 26 – The Sweet Tones of Felicia Day

Extra, Extra! Read all about it! Wait I mean listen! We put off our main topic for this week and do some extended headlines. We talk a lot about Salt Lake Comic Con’s announcements this week. Neon Trees are coming to the the Convention, Cosplay contest prejuding is less than a month away, heck the convention is now less than a month away. Buy your wristbands by Monday August 24 in order to have your credentials mailed to you, and…

Continue Reading Episode 25 – How to Rebuild Civilization in a Post-Apocalyptic World

Episode 25 – How to Rebuild Civilization in a Post-Apocalyptic World

Holy cow it has been a crazy week. If you are a trekkie now is a good time to get your Salt Lake Comic Con Tickets!  Star Trek Continues will be having its world premiere at Salt Lake City Comic Con on Friday night and we are very excited about it, and for the Star Wars fan Disney didn’t disappoint, Star Wars Lands in Disney Land and World, Rogue One explained, and a whole ton of movies announced. Sponsor: FandomPodcast.com/Audible

Continue Reading Episode 24 – Building a Zombie Bug Out Bag

Episode 24 – Building a Zombie Bug Out Bag

In the Event of a Zombie Apocalypse people will be doing a lot of things and preparing themselves in multiple ways, but we want to make sure that you are ready. We build a Zombie Bug Out Bag with some unusual items Sponsor: http://Fandompodcast.com/Audible We then transition into Horror on TV and in the theaters. Right now there are a lot more horror stories than ever before. We discuss why that might be, the differences between the different Horror Sub…

Continue Reading Episode 23 – How to Win War and Influence People

Episode 23 – How to Win War and Influence People

What happens when you take a bunch of prepubescent boys into outer space and train them in military tactics and Zero Gravity fighting? You get Ender’s Game. This week’s episode we talk about various aspects of this book such as how does the character’s age effect the book and is Peter really that bad? The unthinkable happens and Branden actually makes a Sports reference. In the News we talk about how the Salt Lake Comic Con keeps announcing big things…

Continue Reading Episode 21 – I’m Not a Guy in Hockey Pads

Episode 21 – I’m Not a Guy in Hockey Pads

News: Good News Everyone! Salt Lake Comic Con has announced a big guest and we are excited about that, and Nate finds a twitter conversation where a celebrity announces her appearance before Salt Lake Comic Con does. Are you a Horror Fan? Maybe a fan of Reboots? Stephen King’s It gets a new director attached to it and DC really needs to learn from Marvel how to handle a leak. Sponsor: We will be having our Ender’s Game Book club…