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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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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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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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Episode 267: The Expanse: Remember the Cant & CQB

Episode 267: The Expanse: Remember the Cant & CQB

Episode 267: The Expanse: Remember the Cant & CQB

This week we return to The Expanse! James Holden’s message broadcasts all over Ceres and is inciting riots. Detective Miller continues his search for Julie Mao. Miller tracks down Anderson Dawes, the leader of the O.P.A. On Earth Chrisjen Avasarala tricks her friend Franklin DeGraaf (the U.N. Ambassador to Mars) to reveal Mars’ stealth facilities. The survivors of the Canterbury are captured and questioned on the Martian warship Donnager. Aaron and Holly mourn the losses of Shed (aka Arthur ‘2 Sheds’ Jackson) during an attack from a mysterious stealth ship. Strap in for more exciting talk of The Expanse!

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Episode 265: The Expanse Dulcinea and The Big Empty

Episode 265: The Expanse Dulcinea and The Big Empty

Episode 265: The Expanse Dulcinea and The Big Empty

Today we expand our universe with a little Syfy/Amazon show called… The Expanse! …too on the nose? Anyway, We have a relatively short episode for you this week -which is odd because we discussed the happenings of Episode 1 and 2 of the first season, but we’re all looking forward to more! But first we discuss the news of the latest Star Trek announcement “Strange New Worlds” Captain Pike, Number One and Spock will be back on the small screen at some point. Pour yourself something hard as you embark on this new trek to The Expanse.

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Episode 248: The Mandalorian Part 3

Episode 248: The Mandalorian Part 3

Episode 248: The Mandalorian Part 3

This week Holly and David welcome Kailey Seres to the podcast to wrap up our discussion on the first season of The Mandalorian. Aaron and Robbie a few weeks ago covered up to episode six and this week we delve into episodes seven and eight and give our thoughts on the whole of season one. This goes without saying but full spoilers for everything Mandalorian season one in this week’s episode. This is our last non trek episode for a little while as the next 10 weeks we will be covering each episode of Star Trek Picard. Grab yourself the baby yoda cocktail that you’ve been seeing floating around social media it’s time for your weekly shot of Sci-f! 

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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 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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