Episode 4077: The M*A*S*H Report

A one-off episode in honor of the fiftieth anniversary of the theatrical release of Robert Altman's M*A*S*H and inspired by avoiding the stress and pressure of social distancing.  Join Ben and special co-host Anna as they discuss the sexism, criticism, and other isms embedded in the trauma and drama of this wartime comedy. https://audioboom.com/posts/7534753-episode-4077-the-m-a-s-h-report Sources … Continue reading Episode 4077: The M*A*S*H Report

Episode 05: Man’s Crisis in the Latter Half of the 20th Century

Nathan and Ben go off on tangents about meeting the Pythons in the wild, sped-up film, silent movie techniques, Peanuts, and police corruption. They also occasionally talk about sketches and moments, and tweak the Monty Python Minute. https://audioboom.com/posts/7419977-episode-05-man-s-crisis-in-the-latter-half-of-the-20th-century Sources and References On 24 September, 1956, Charles M. Schulz differentiates between "scratch"ing and "skritch"ing.  Years later, … Continue reading Episode 05: Man’s Crisis in the Latter Half of the 20th Century