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Episode 242: The Mandalorian Part 1 Featuring Robbie Palmer

Episode 242: The Mandalorian Part 1 Featuring Robbie Palmer

Episode 242: The Mandalorian Part 1 Featuring Robbie Palmer

This week we take a side ally turn into Star Wars to discuss the first three Episodes of the Disney+ show The Mandalorian. Aaron and David are joined by a friend of the show and past guest Robbie Palmer of The Nerdynomicon to add his expertise to the topic. We start off giving our non spoiler reactions so you are safe for the first few minutes if you have yet to see The Mandalorian. Please keep in mind after the first few minutes the show is full of spoilers for the first three episodes of the mandalorian. Be sure to spike that blue eggnog it’s time for your weekly shot fo Science Fiction! 

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Episode 239: Anomaly

Episode 239: Anomaly

Episode 239: Anomaly

Aaron and David bravely decide to continue on with the Enterprise season 3 arc with the second episode, Anomaly. In retrospect it may have been a bad idea to not wait a year before getting back into Enterprise. Sigmund Freud makes his not so grand return as David is not able to keep a single ascent going to save his life. Archer runs around like a man man trying to do the Janeway torture to a prisoner they take. Archer may even go so far as to feast on the dead and bathe in the blood of his enemies. Will he stoop to such levels so quickly? Find out on your week shot of Star Trek! 

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Episode 238: The Xindi

Episode 238: The Xindi

Episode 238: The Xindi

Aaron and David dive back into Enterprise to discuss the Xindai after almost a year since our last Enterprise discussion. The Xindi is the first episode of Season 3 of Enterprise the beginning the love it or hate it Xindi story arc. This episode is brought to you by Sigmund Freud and the gift that keeps on giving diabetes, just kidding we have no sponsors. But what we do have is a pretty sexy episode of Enterprise after our heroes wade through at least 31 kinds of alien waste. Make a pit stop at Baskin-Robbins and the liquor store it’s time for your weekly shot of Star Trek.   

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Episode 237: The Ultimate Computer

Episode 237: The Ultimate Computer

Episode 237: The Ultimate Computer

The Federations all about them Bots, ‘bout them Bots, No Captains!

Star Trek TOS episode The Ultimate Computer, inspires some discussions about robotics today and where they may go in the future… Also the Synthaholics present to you a skit written by a computer that “watched” a thousand hours of Star Trek and then wrote a short scene. We pretty much all agree that we don’t look forward to Robot Overlords. 

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Episode 220: The Matrix Reloaded

Episode 220: The Matrix Reloaded

Episode 220: The Matrix Reloaded

This week the Synthaholics get Loaded, and no one can seem to agree whether there is a Matrix within a Matrix, or if Neo simply has a unique connection to the A.I who enslaved all of humanity. While there are far less rabbit holes in this episode, this weeks’ episode is a bit on the longer side -much like a few of the sequences in The Matrix Reloaded! This film is packed with action and intrigue and we are all looking forward to see what is next for Neo and the team! So Jack-in, find yourself a Jack’n’Coke, and traverse The Wachowski’s imaginary world that influenced so much of pop culture and film. And please… if you’re gonna Jack Off, keep it to yourself and don’t do it on our exit!

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Episode 219: The Matrix

Episode 219 The Matrix

Episode 219: The Matrix

Follow the white rabbit… Just not the A.D.D ones!  Hah.. the “Ones’”. David, Aaron, and Holly (or Detergent, Dishwasher, and Spork) find themselves outside of the Matrix this week, looking in on a world where Artificial Intelligence- or A.I, has enslaved the human race… but they’re most happy about it! …Oblivious would be the correct term. If you’ve not seen “The Matrix” you have most definitely either heard reference to it or been privy to experiencing interpretations of scenes from the film. A Classic Sci-Fi film that rocked the world with its concept and imagination. Do the other two films carry the weight of the first? We will Discuss this more as we traverse the Matrix, so stay Jacked In to find out.

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Episode 211: Such Sweet Sorrow Part 2 Discovery S2E14

Episode 211: Such Sweet Sorrow Part 2

Phillip Malerich joins Aaron and David to discuss Such Sweet Sorrow Part 2 the season finale of Star Trek Discovery Season 2. Holly was once again was abducted by the Red Angels so she was unable to participate in the discussion this week. Most of the Star Trek news this week is related to the ending of Such Sweet Sorrow so we wait to the end of the episode to discuss this week’s news. Beware this episode contains full spoilers for Such Sweet Sorrow Part 2 and the second season of Star Trek Discovery Season 2. On many levels this episode is pretty much what we expected it to be. The biggest surprise to us was the lack of any real clear cliffhanger. The ending also felt like a great opener for a Captain Pike and Number One seres. This is something we discuss after we talk about our thoughts on the Second Season of Star Trek Discovery. I wonder what alcoholic drinks Kelpian X-wing pilots enjoy? If you have any ideas let us know, it’s time for your weekly shot of Star Trek!

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Episode 210: Such Sweet Sorrow Discovery S2E13

Episode 210: Such Sweet Sorrow Discovery S2E13

Episode 210: Such Sweet Sorrow Discovery S2E13

Aaron, Holly, and David are all together to discuss Such Sweet Sorrow the second to last episode of the second season of Star Trek Discovery. Much like season one of Star Trek Discovery this episode does a lot to set up what will happen in the finale while withholding all the action for the finale. Even though this is the case it is an episode full of character moments for character other than Michael and we get a great look at the updated Enterprise bridge and it is a truly beautiful sight to behold.

We are all looking forward to see next week’s episode to see how the wrap up the season. There are a  ton of possibilities many of which could be very exciting. Once we finish the episode discussion we have a bit of a PSA at the end to clarify our thoughts on Star Trek and Discovery as a whole. Break out your finest wine and have a toast for parting is such sweet sorrow. It’s time for your weekly shot of Star Trek!

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Episode 209: Through the Valley of Shadows Discovery S2E12

Episode 209: Through the Valley of Shadows

Episode 209: Through the Valley of Shadows Discovery S2E12

Holly, Aaron and David are guestless this week and we three must walk Through the Valley of Shadows on our own! Through the Valley of Shadows is the twelfth episode of Star Trek Discovery we only have two more episodes before season two is over.

Anson Mount shines as Captain Pike in this week as his future is unveiled to him while he trying to find himself a time crystal on the Klingon monastery planet of Boreth. Michael goes of on an adventure with Spock and meets another assimilated section 31 agent who’s not super smart.

Is control the Genesis of the Borg, will the Season 2 of Star Trek Discovery tie into the Calypso Short Trek? Well we’ve got two weeks to find out. Grab your best quartz or time crystal infused spirit it’s time for your weekly shot of Star Trek.

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Episode 208: Perpetual Infinity Discovery S2E11

Episode 208: Perpetual Infinity Discovery S2E11

Episode 208: Perpetual Infinity Discovery S2E11

Long time listener and friend of the show Dave Kish joins Aaron and David on our podcast’s anniversary and to discuss Perpetual Infinity the 11th episode of the second season of Star Trek Discovery. This week Control jumps into Leland using nanoprobes to continue its quest to get the sphere data. Pike gets a grim vague image of his future, Michael eventually gets a heart to heart with her mother, and finally the friendship and trust between Ash and Georgio is put to the test. Will Michael save her mother from always going BACK TO THE FUTURE???? Find out this week on the Synthaholics coverage of Star Trek Discovery! If you are in a future with no life raid all the unattended liquor stores and pour yourself as much as you want, it’s time for your weekly shot of Star Trek!

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