Episodes

Chapter 3, Part 1 - Gene Wolfe's Caldé of the Long Sun

Jan. 21, 2022

Intro -Metz and Phil review the Thanksgiving their families spent together. Content (5:34) - Discussion of Part 1 of Chapter 3 of Caldé of the Long Sun, by Gene Wolfe.

Chapter 2, Part 3 - Gene Wolfe's Caldé of the Long Sun

Jan. 14, 2022

Intro - Metz discusses Marvel movies and Infinity War. Phil tries not to roll his eyes. Content (9:51) - Discussion of Part 3 of Chapter 2 of Caldé of the Long Sun, by Gene Wolfe.

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Chapter 2, Part 2 - Gene Wolfe's Caldé of the Long Sun

Jan. 7, 2022

Intro - Phil asks Metz how to deal with Black Friday Content (5:30) - Discussion of Part 2 of Chapter 2 of Caldé of the Long Sun, by Gene Wolfe.

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Chapter 2, Part 1 - Gene Wolfe's Caldé of the Long Sun

Dec. 31, 2021

Intro - Metz talks about a curious trend on his Facebook feed. Content (6:30) - Discussion of Part 1 of Chapter 2 of Caldé of the Long Sun, by Gene Wolfe.

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Chapter 1, Part 2 - Gene Wolfe's Caldé of the Long Sun

Dec. 24, 2021

Intro - Metz asks Phil what it's like to be 40. Content (4:42) - Discussion of Part 2 of Chapter 1 of Caldé of the Long Sun, by Gene Wolfe.

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Chapter 1, Part 1 - Gene Wolfe's Caldé of the Long Sun

Dec. 17, 2021

Intro - Phil admits that he loves carrying around multiple copies of the same book. Content (9:13) - Discussion of Part 1 of Chapter 1 of Caldé of the Long Sun, by Gene Wolfe.

Other Authors

The Sorcerer of the Wildeeps, by Kai Ashante Wilson

Dec. 10, 2021

Intro - Metz and Phil discuss the value of a thank you note. Content (9:50) - Discussion of The Sorcerer of the Wildeeps, by Kai Ashante Wilson.

Other Authors

RUR, by Karel Capeck

Dec. 3, 2021

Intro - Phil and Metz have a no bones day Content (6:47) - Discussion of RUR by Karel Capek.

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General Discussion - Gene Wolfe's Lake of the Long Sun

Nov. 26, 2021

Intro - Phil admits that his son has become a fan of Cookie Clicker. Content (12:58) - General discussion of Lake of the Long Sun, by Gene Wolfe.

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Chapter 13, Part 2 - Gene Wolfe's Lake of the Long Sun

Nov. 19, 2021

Intro - Phil talks about cooking using meal kits. Content (8:22) - Discussion of Part 2 of Chapter 13 of Lake of the Long Sun, by Gene Wolfe.

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Chapter 13, Part 1 - Gene Wolfe's Lake of the Long Sun

Nov. 12, 2021

Intro - Metz talks about his mother-in-law reading the Wizard-Knight Content (6:11) - Discussion of Part 1 of Chapter 13 of Lake of the Long Sun, by Gene Wolfe.

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Chapter 12, Part 2 - Gene Wolfe's Lake of the Long Sun

Nov. 5, 2021

Intro - Phil and Metz sample a variety of root beers. Content (14:04) - Discussion of Part 2 of Chapter 12 of Lake of the Long Sun, by Gene Wolfe.

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Chapter 12, Part 1 - Gene Wolfe's Lake of the Long Sun

Oct. 29, 2021

Intro - Metz and Phil discuss the Netflix series Centaurworld. Content (10:18) - Discussion of Part 1 of Chapter 12 of Lake of the Long Sun, by Gene Wolfe.

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Chapter 11, Part 2 - Gene Wolfe's Lake of the Long Sun

Oct. 22, 2021

Intro - Metz explains to Phil why you need to pick the right type of theatrical fog for the right effect at your wedding. Content (8:20) - Discussion of Part 2 of Chapter 11 of Lake of the Long Sun, by Gene Wolfe.

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Chapter 11, Part 1 - Gene Wolfe's Lake of the Long Sun

Oct. 15, 2021

Intro - Phil tries to sell Metz on CRPGs Content (9:14) - Discussion of Part 1 of Chapter 11 of Lake of the Long Sun, by Gene Wolfe.

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Chapter 10, Part 2 - Gene Wolfe's Lake of the Long Sun

Oct. 8, 2021

Intro - Phil feels the inevitable onslaught of Halloween. Content (6:29) - Discussion of Part 2 of Chapter 10 of Lake of the Long Sun, by Gene Wolfe.

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Chapter 10, Part 1 - Gene Wolfe's Lake of the Long Sun

Oct. 1, 2021

Intro - We announce the stories we'll be covering between Lake of the Long Sun and Calde of the Long Sun Content (4:18) - Discussion of Part 1 of Chapter 10 of Lake of the Long Sun, by Gene Wolfe.

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Chapter 9, Part 2 - Gene Wolfe's Lake of the Long Sun

Sept. 24, 2021

Intro - Metz and Phil discuss the drama surrounding the new Jeopardy hosts. Content (6:04) - Discussion of Part 2 of Chapter 9 of Lake of the Long Sun, by Gene Wolfe.

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Chapter 9, Part 1 - Gene Wolfe's Lake of the Long Sun

Sept. 17, 2021

Intro - Phil discusses a very special play he attended earlier this year. Content (7:11) - Discussion of Part 1 of Chapter 9 of Lake of the Long Sun, by Gene Wolfe.

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Chapter 8, Part 2 - Gene Wolfe's Lake of the Long Sun

Sept. 10, 2021

Intro - Metz talks about remodeling his house. Content (8:44) - Discussion of Part 2 of Chapter 8 of Lake of the Long Sun, by Gene Wolfe.

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Chapter 8, Part 1 - Gene Wolfe's Lake of the Long Sun

Sept. 3, 2021

Intro - Phil talks about the last baseball game he attended. Content (5:14) - Discussion of Part 1 of Chapter 8 of Lake of the Long Sun, by Gene Wolfe.

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Chapter 7, Part 2 - Gene Wolfe's Lake of the Long Sun

Aug. 27, 2021

Intro - Phil and Metz talk about Bo Burnham's new special, Inside. Content (11:33) - Discussion of Part 2 of Chapter 7 of Lake of the Long Sun, by Gene Wolfe.

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Chapter 7, Part 1 - Gene Wolfe's Lake of the Long Sun

Aug. 20, 2021

Intro - Phil and Metz celebrate five years of Alzabo Soup. Content (5:15) - Discussion of Part 1 of Chapter 7 of Lake of the Long Sun, by Gene Wolfe.

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Chapter 6, Part 2 - Gene Wolfe's Lake of the Long Sun

Aug. 13, 2021

Intro - Phil and Metz discuss adventure games. Content (8:00) - Discussion of Part 2 of Chapter 6 of Lake of the Long Sun, by Gene Wolfe.