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Episode 156 – The Vampire Diaries S. 1-4

Brooding boys, lots of blood, and the peak of 2009 fashion—it’s time to take a closer look at seasons 1 – 4 of The Vampire Diaries.

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WWBUT 54 – She Plays a Helicopter

It’s time for Missy to wax poetic about Carmen Maria Machado again, for Merri to talk about knife girls, and for the two of us to sigh fondly over how much Cardan Greenbriar is a wife guy (change my mind).

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Episode 155 – The Subtle Knife

We hope you like Keats, because he’s back for another round. We’re talking about Philip Pullman’s The Subtle Knife, the second book in the His Dark Materials series!

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WWBUT 53 – The Sexy Flight Attendant Musical

It’s time for jazz, a long discussion of YA fiction, and Val Kilmer.

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Episode 154 – Donnie Darko

Cult film Donnie Darko is notorious (get it?) for being a labyrinthine narrative of time travel, teen angst, and destruction. But is there something more beneath the surface?

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WWBUT 52 – Therapy Hour

Welcome to the first installment of Merri’s book club, where Missy reads the books Merri read a month ago because Merri bought them for her.

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Episode 153 – The Lighthouse

It’s time to dive into The Lighthouse, meaning we’re talking about Freud, Jung, and myth, and seeing how many times we can say “phallus” in 1.5 hours!

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WWBUT 51 – Pros and King Kongs

Grammar tips and spicy monster opinions: that’s the WWBUT way!

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Episode 152 – The Golden Compass

Join us as we take a look at Philip Pullman’s The Golden Compass! We’re talking a little about Milton, a little about religion, and a whole lot about the process of learning.

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WWBUT 50 – A Mansion of Bone and Rosemary

Missy watches a bad movie, Merri reads good books, and we are both baffled by the college admissions scandal.