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WWBUT 45 – Eating People Really is a Bad Thing to Do

What a delight it is to be recording a normal-sized episode with a normal amount of things in it. So what have we been up to?

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Episode 146 – The Witch

We’re talking about the Witch, including the history of Calvinism, the appeal of witches, and whether the film’s ending is empowering or not!

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WWBUT 44 – Justice for the Elves

Welcome to 2021, an arbitrary flipping of the calendar that we still hope will bring us more joy than the dumpster fire we just experienced.

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Episode 145 – Bring it On

Bring it On brought us many iconic, quotable lines, plus a surprisingly nuanced example of cultural appropriation and the issue of white guilt.

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WWBUT 43 – Fermentation

Our lists this week are a good reminder of why we don’t usually take much time off. Buckle in, it’s a long one!

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Episode 144 – The Chronicles of Chrestomanci Part 2

A boarding school for witch orphans, a bunch of imposters, and a griffin—it’s time for part two of our dive into Diana Wynne Jones’ Chronicles of Chrestomanci!

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WWBUT 42 – Team Demon Club

It’s once again time to judge Missy and Merri’s eclectic taste, featuring lots of horror, a long explanation of The 100, and judging the heck out of Leonardo Dicaprio.

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Episode 143 – The Chronicles of Chrestomanci Part 1

Missy has lucked out once again, as Fake Geek Girls is taking a look at one of her favorite childhood book series: Diana Wynne Jones’ Chronicles of Chrestomanci!

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WWBUT 41 – I Would Like to See Those Memes

What have we been up to? Merri’s seeing a LOT of Dakota Johnson, and Missy is watching Oscar bait and utter trash.

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Episode 142 – National Treasure

Join us as we talk about nationalism, the adventure film genre, Riley’s goatee, and being egregiously ahistorical.