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Episode 273: Safe, Doors & Corners

Episode 273: Safe, Doors & Cover

Aaron and David boldly go into season two of The Expanse covering the first two episodes “Safe” and “Doors & Corners”. Going forward we plan to cut down on the episode recap so we can get into more of a discussion earlier on. We also have a listener email in regards to our Far Beyond the Stars episode before we get into the episode discussion. Season two does not disappoint, we get introduced to a new badass Martian named Bobbie Draper. What’s her story? Is she gonna start a war between earth and mars? Will she be an unlikely ally? This season also introduces us to Christjen’s hired spy Cotyar Ghazi, and Fred Johnson’s awesome right hand woman Camina Drummer. Pour yourself a cold beverage and listen to more Expanse. Enjoy together responsibly!

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Book Club Episode 7: Dune Part 7

Book Club Episode 7: Dune Part 7

In our next two chapters of Dune Duke Leto inspects some quickly modified chairs and discusses with Thufir Hawat who the traitor might be. Thufir strongly suspects Jessica to be the traitor. Duke Leto finds this to be absolutely absurd and lets Paul in on the fact that he has to pretend to suspect Jessica of treachery but if anything were to happen to The Duke Paul must let Jessica know that it was only an act. Grab yourself a plate of Spice Melange, and some Spice Beer, so you can kick back while listening to our book breakdown of Frank Herbert’s DUNE! The Spice must flow!

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Episode 272: Final Fantasy VII Remake

Episode 272: Final Fantasy VII Remake

Episode 272: Final Fantasy VII Remake

This week on Synthaholics we do something new, we do our first not Star Trek video game discussion. David welcomes past colleague Brian Banister to the show to discuss Final Fantasy VII Remake. Aaron and Holly are both on vacation this week. Before we get into the Final Fantasy VII Remake discussion we talk about the Sony PS5 announcement for news and some of the upcoming games that were announced that we are most excited for. Pour yourself something Hard it’s time to talk about some video games! 

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Episode 271: Critical Mass and Leviathan Wakes

Episode 271: Critical Mass and Leviathan Wakes

Episode 271: Critical Mass and Leviathan Wakes

We have arrived at the final two episodes of the first season of The Expanse, and what a journey it has been. Aaron, David, and Holly share our thoughts on Critical Mass and Leviathan Wakes, although Holly only joins the boys briefly this week. The Expanse keeps getting better and better, and we end up discussing what 10 episodes of the expanse did from a story standpoint vs. what Picard did over 10 episodes; honestly, the comparison is stark. Pour yourself a cold beverage and listen to more Expanse. Enjoy together responsibly!

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Book Club Episode 6: Dune Part 6

Book Club Episode 6: Dune Part 6

Book Club Episode 6: Dune Part 6

In our next two chapters of Dune our fearless leader Duke Leto stews over the Harkonnen’s attempt on his son’s life. He also enlists Gurney to recruit as much of the help as they can to assist in mining the spice to get production rolling again. Later Paul gets to attend his very first staff meeting on Dune where they all get the low down on profit margins and the status of the mining equipment. Grab yourself a plate of Spice Melange, and some Spice Beer, so you can kick back while listening to our book breakdown of Frank Herbert’s DUNE! The Spice must flow!

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Episode 270: Windmills & Salvage

Episode 270: Windmills & Salvage

Episode 270: Windmills & Salvage

Once more unto the breach, dear friends! Into the Expanse – with David, Holly and Aaron!

This week Chrisjen makes a house call with James Holden’s family in Montana. We discover the secret meaning of “donkey balls”. The crew of the Rocinante discovers a derelict vessel holding a secret that may destroy humankind. (No big deal…) Holden and crew go to Eros, where they finally meet with Miller. Only to find the horrifying fate of Julie Mao. Pour yourself a cold beverage and listen to more Expanse. Enjoy together responsibly!

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Book Club Episode 5: Dune Part 5

Book Club Episode 5: Dune Part 5

Book Club Episode 5: Dune Part 5

In our next two chapters of Dune Paul just can’t sleep due to how cool his bed’s headboard is. He also encounters a dangerous assassins tool every good Dukes son learns about at an early age the Hunter Seeker. Meanwhile lady Jessica uncovers a secret message with an ominous warning. Grab a plate of Spice Melange and kick back while listening to our book breakdown of Frank Herbert’s DUNE! The Spice must flow!

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Episode 269: Far Beyond the Stars with Guy Davis

Episode 269: Far Beyond the Stars with Guy Davis

Episode 269: Far Beyond the Stars with Guy Davis

This week David, Aaron and Guy break away from the Expanse to talk about current issues. Warning: this episode we do get very political! As our country struggles with the issues of race and equality we dive into a classic Deep Space Nine episode. In this story the Prophets transport Sisko to the 1950s. Sisko becomes Benny Russell, a science-fiction writer that struggles with civil rights and inequality. When Benny writes his best story of Captain Benjamin Sisko a black commander of a futuristic space station. Benny is met with resistance to his story. This story echoes what we are seeing today and we break down our feelings and views of these issues in depth. It isn’t the easiest listen. Reality can be harsh. So pour yourself a strong drink. Enjoy together responsibly!

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Book Club Episode 4: Dune Part 4

Book Club Episode 4: Dune Part 4

Book Club Episode 4: Dune Part 4

We finally make it to planet Arrakis! Man, is it hot here! And DRY! Lady Jessica unpacks an old portrait of Leto’s father and a mounted bull’s head. Later Jessica meets her new servant Shadout Mapes. Jessica correctly identifies a strange knife, calling it a “Maker”. Next Jessica has a somewhat normal discussion with Dr. Yueh about Arrakeen politics, extravagant water use, Jessica and Leto’s marriage and Yueh’s dead wife. All the while Yueh still plots to betray the Atreides. Grab a plate of Spice Melange and kick back while listening to our book breakdown of Frank Herbert’s DUNE! The Spice must flow!

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Episode 268: The Expanse: Back to the Butcher & Rock Bottom

Episode 268: The Expanse: Back to the Butcher & Rock Bottom

Episode 268: The Expanse: Back to the Butcher & Rock Bottom

This week David and Aaron talk more of the Expanse!

What happened to Anderson Station? Fred Johnson happened to Anderson Station! “The Butcher of Anderson Station”! James Holden christens their vessel the “Rocinante” and finds safe harbor on Tycho Station where they make an unlikely ally. On Ceres, along with his conspiracy theories about Julie Mao, Detective Miller’s obsession with the missing girl intensifies. Miller is interrogated and tortured by Anderson Dawes and almost blown out an airlock! Join us for all this and more on Synthaholics!

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