Aaron and David discuss the next two chapters of Dune Book Two Muad’Dib. Gurney Halleck makes a deal with the smugglers to lend his sword, axe and bow to their cause. Meanwhile Paul and Lady Jessica continue to make their way through the desert in hopes of meeting the Fremen. Pour yourself a cold beverage and listen to more Dune; enjoy together responsibly!
Book Club Episode 15: Dune Part 15 with Conspirinormal Podcast
Aaron and David welcome Adam Sayne and Serfiel Stevenson from the Conspirinormal Podcast to discuss the next chapter of Dune Book Two Muad’Dib. Before we get into Dune our guests Adam and Serfiel tell us about their upcoming event Strange Realities. In the past Strange Realities has been an in person conference but due to the pandemic this year they are hosting an online version this year with 21 amazing speakers. In this week’s Dune chapter they feed the Ornithopter to a sand worm and have troubles navigating the deep desert. This week we also discussed the trailer for the new Dune movie! Pour yourself a cold beverage and listen to more Dune; enjoy together responsibly!
Aaron and David discuss the next two chapters of Dune Book Two Muad’Dib. Paul and Lady Jessica are picked up by Duncan Idaho and Dr. Kynes in an Ornithopter and taken to the office of Dr. Kynes. Paul tries to earn the trust of Dr. Kynes, and narrowly escapes the Sardaukar, alas poor Duncan Idaho does not. Meanwhile Baron Vladimir Harkonnen surrounds himself with the dumbest henchmen imaginable. This week we also discussed the teaser for the new Dune movie! Pour yourself a cold beverage and listen to more Dune; enjoy together responsibly!
Aaron and David discuss the first two chapters of Dune Book Two Muad’Dib. Lady Jessica is having some bad dreams that her poor husband won’t be remembered and Paul takes charge to get to safety. Thufir Hawat learns how to make nice with the Fremen and is floored by how formidable the Fremen are against Sardaukar warriors. Prepare yourself for a few monty python jokes before Thufir is ultimately captured by the Sardaukar. Pour yourself a cold beverage and listen to more Dune; enjoy together responsibly!
Aaron and David discuss the next two chapters of Dune, Duke Leto comes face to face with Piter and unfortunately unloads the false tooth poison into the wrong person. All in the room die save the prime target of the assassination attempt. Meanwhile, Paul and Jessica are listening to the battle reports in their tent and Paul the dreamer awakens, he can see the future and many paths and endings and he must decide what path to take. Pour yourself a cold beverage and listen to more Dunenjoy together responsibly!
Aaron and David discuss the next two chapters of Dune, with Doctor Yueh’s plan set in motion the Harkonnen have invaded the palace. Duncan wasn’t drunk and loud for long enough as the lady Jessica and Paul are drugged and bound to meat Barron Harkonnen and Piter. Piter plays, let’s make a deal and this results in Paul and Jessica being taken into the desert to be left for dead, will Doctor Yueh keep his word Duke Leto that he will keep his woman and son safe from the Harkonnens? Find out at this week’s Dune Book Club. Pour yourself a cold beverage and listen to more Dune Enjoy together responsibly!
This week Duncan Idaho is such a loud drunk that he wakes up Lady Jessica while she is sleeping from down the hall. Duncan has been enjoying the spice beer and hanging with the ladys a little too much. Lady Jessica then has an intense talk with Thufir and debates whether to not tell him she is pregnant with the Duke’s daughter. Duke Leto finds a corpse down the hall and then the almost corpse of the nearly deceased Shadout Mapes. He then discovers that his dentist Doctor Yueh seems to have been sabotaging the generator room. Doctor Yueh gives him some anti speed and replaces his tooth so that he can use it to assassinate Baron Vladimir Harkonnen. Pour yourself a cold beverage and listen to more Expanse. Enjoy together responsibly!
Duke Leto Hosts a dinner party where customs are abolished, where some people have names, and where other people have no names. Tensions rise as code words and hand signals are passed under the table. Could there be an assassination attempt at the dinner table? Is Dr. Yueh poised to strike? Will Paul be lured to his death with sex? Is Shadout Mapes the most desirable escort on Arrakis? Your answers to these questions and more in this week’s Dune Book Club. The Spice must flow!
Book Club Episode 8: Dune Part 8 Leto and Paul then meet Dr. Kynes the Arrakis ecologist. Kynes explains the use of stillsuits, special outfits that contain the amount of moisture the body uses up and which are able to recycle the majority of the body’s moisture. Kynes takes the Duke and Paul to visit a spice-mining operation. While they are there, the roaming spice factory is attacked by a giant sandworm. The duke takes control and makes sure to save all the miners, leaving the spice behind. The Spice must flow!
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!