Extra Scrolling: Red, White and Who at Chicago TARDIS

December 14, 2017

Steven Warren Hill, Nick Seidler, and John Lavalie -- authors of Red White and Who: The Story of Doctor Who in America tell us all about the project and the 700 page book that holds all the information you need.

Chicago TARDIS http://www.chicagotardis.com

Red White and Who: The Story of Doctor Who in America http://amzn.to/2ASgtAe 


At Last, a Rey of Hope

December 12, 2017

Special Intro: Lynne Thomas from Verity!  

Film at 11: Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017)  

BookIT: Journey to Star Wars: The Last Jedi: Leia, Princess of Alderaan (2017) by Claudia Gray  

Scroll with it: Happy Hanukkah everyone! Patreon has a policy change, Marvel has a podcast and the future of computers is in the hands of some brilliant creators. Did I mention Star Wars?  

Show Notes: http://bit.ly/tms121217


Extra Scrolling: Nick Seidler Game Master at Chicago TARDIS

December 7, 2017

Steve and Chip sit down to discuss gaming culture with Nick Seidler at Chicago TARDIS 2017.

Find out more about and his work in gaming at http://homepages.bw.edu/~jcurtis/modules.htm 

Find out about Gary Con X at http://garycon.com

Find out more about Chicago TARDIS - The Midwest's Premier Doctor Who Convention at http://chicagoTARDIS.com 


Illinois Bicentennial Coverage Begins Now!

December 5, 2017

Special Intro: Nicholas Briggs -- the voice of the Daleks on Doctor Who  

Film at 11: The Disaster Artist (2017)  

BookIT: Artemis (2017) by Andy Weir  

Scroll with it: Jim Beam has AI, BEWARE some apps might be spying on you and Illinois is turning 200 in 2018.  

Show Notes: http://bit.ly/tms12517


Winning Bigly

November 28, 2017

Special Intro: Steven Schapansky from Radio Free Skaro  

Film at 11: Justice League (2017)  

BookIT: Win Bigly: Persuasion in a World Where Facts Don't Matter (2017) by Scott Adams  

Scroll with it: Steve week has concluded! The MST3K Turkey Day Marathon 2017 ended with the announcement of a fresh season on Netflix and Chicago TARDIS 2017 took up the whole weekend with friends, community and Doctor Who based experiences. Steve may need some time off this week to recover.  

Show Notes: http://bit.ly/tms112817


Having a Ball Before Thanksgiving (with Chicago TARDIS)

November 21, 2017

Special Intro: Taylor Deatherage from Alien Entertainment  

Film at 11: The Punisher (2017, Netflix)  

BookIT: “The Thanksgiving Visitor” (1967, short story) by Truman Capote  

Scroll with it: It’s the most wonderful week of the year. The Huntley, IL Turkey Testicle Festival is Wednesday, Turkey Day is Thursday, Black Friday descends on Friday and Chicago TARDIS 2017 takes up the whole weekend!  

Show Notes: http://bit.ly/tms112117


Extra Scrolling: Taylor Deatherage from Chicago TARDIS

November 19, 2017

Steve got a chance to talk to Taylor Deatherage.  She works for Alien Entertainment, the company that puts on Chicago TARDIS: The Midwest’s Premier Doctor Who Event!

At Geeksgiving 2017, Saturday, November 18, 2017 in Naperville, IL

The 18th annual Chicago TARDIS convention takes place this Friday, Saturday and Sunday, November 24, 25 and 26, 2017 at the Westin Lombard Yorktown Center in Lombard, IL.

Full schedule of events http://chicagotardis.com/trion/schedule/

Show notes http://bit.ly/2zOd7yp 



From the Groovy Hall of Justice (with Mark Voger)

November 14, 2017

Special Intro: Juliette Miranda from The Unwritable Rant podcast  

Film at 11: Colossal (2017)  

BookIT: Groovy: When Flower Power Bloomed in Pop Culture (2017) by Mark Voger  

Scroll with it: Get to your local comic shop for Justice League Day. The world has plenty ranch dressing, but it’s running out of sand.  Our Thanksgiving read-along this year is Truman Capote’s “The Thanksgiving Visitor” (1968). Grab a copy and we’ll discuss it next week.  

Show Notes: http://bit.ly/tms111417


Going Cosmic and Murder! (with Allan Woodrow)

November 7, 2017

Film at 11: Thor: Ragnarok (2017)

BookIT: Unschooled (2017) by Allan Woodrow

Scroll with it: Trouble understanding emotions? There’s an app for that. It’s Vulcan approved. The Orville is renewed for a second season next year on FOX. This week we thank all of our veterans for their service.

Show Notes: http://bit.ly/tms110717


Halloween Götterdämmerung Starts at Twilight

October 31, 2017

Film at 11: Stranger Things 2 (2017)  

BookIT: Frankenstein (1818) by Mary Shelley  

Scroll with it: You can analyze the declassified JFK files, a chatbot can be your divorce attorney and you can use your iPhone as an ultrasound machine.  

Show Notes: http://bit.ly/tms103117