Long Stranger Trip

October 24, 2017

Film at 11: 78/52 (2017)  

BookIT: Dracula (1897) by Bram Stoker  

Scroll with it: Things are getting spooky around here. Find your local haunted house, don’t call us on Friday, we’ll be watching Stranger Things Season 2. Make plans to join us at your local comic shop for Halloween Comicfest on Saturday, and your homework assignment this week is to read Mary Shelley's classic Frankenstein for our Halloween show next Tuesday.  

Show Notes: http://bit.ly/tms102417


Morrissey asks, “Why Can’t You Love Two?”

October 17, 2017

Film at 11: Professor Marston and the Wonder Women (2017)  

BookIT: Wicked: Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West (2009) by Gregory Maguire  

Scroll with it: Scientists are changing Carbon Dioxide into rocks, Movies Anywhere is changing the way you watch movies, and “Weird Al” Yankovic is changing Steve’s Spring Break plans with a national tour.  

Show Notes: http://bit.ly/tms101717


Do Androids Dream of Coffee, Too? (LIVE at the Blue Box Cafe)

October 10, 2017

Special Intro: Rob Southgate -- founder of Southgate Media Group  

Film at 11: Blade Runner 2049 (2017)  

BookIT: Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? (1968) by Philip K. Dick  

Scroll with it: Puerto Rico might get solar power from Elon Musk, Google is getting smarter and Sir Patrick Stewart is in town. He says, “Make it so.”  

Show Notes: http://bit.ly/tms101017


Too Much Scrolling Investigates Bronies

October 3, 2017

Special Intro: Jonah Ray from MST3K  

Film at 11: La La Land (2016)  

BookIT: A Whole New Mind (2005) by Daniel H. Pink  

Scroll with it: You can learn quantum computer programing, take a trip to Singapore and enjoy Elmer Fudd’s adventure with Batman this week.  

Show Notes: http://bit.ly/tms10317


‘Tis Autumn — Bring on the Pumpkin Spice

September 26, 2017

Special Intro: Ronen Kohn from Time Crash  

Film at 11: England is Mine (2017)  

BookIT: After On (2017) by Rob Reid  

Scroll with it: Google knows what your library has to offer, what HTC will help out with and where to get your 2017 wine advent calendar.  Google is always so helpful.  

Show Notes: http://bit.ly/tms92617


It Be a Stahr-ry, Stahr-ry Night

September 19, 2017

Special Intro: Roger Anderson -- Founder of the Jolly Roger Telephone Company  

Film at 11: Passengers (2016)  

BookIT: Astrophysics for People in a Hurry (2017) by Neil deGrasse Tyson  

Scroll with it: Oktoberfest is on, Apple products are expensive, and South Park knows Alexa.  

Show Notes: http://bit.ly/tms91917


Apple Communicates From Her Spaceship (This Means Something)

September 12, 2017

Special Intro: Newsman Dave McBride   

Film at 11: IT (2017)  

BookIT: Drinking Water: A History (2012) by James Salzman  

Scroll with it: Apple has new stuff to show us, we need to check with Equifax and we can help those in need after a devastating hurricane season.  

Show Notes: http://bit.ly/tms91217


Shhhhh…It! — So Scary!

September 5, 2017

Special Intro: Steve’s sister Diane  

Film at 11: Twin Peaks: The Return (2017)  

BookIT: The Cosmic Serpent: DNA and the Origins of Knowledge (1999) by Jeremy Narby  

Scroll with it: It’s been a great week. Astronaut Peggy Whitson safely landed, Android Oreo is available for Google Pixel phones on Verizon and it’s football season!   

Show Notes: http://bit.ly/tms9517


You’ll Never Walk Alone (Labor Day Celebration)

August 29, 2017

Special Intro: JF Dubeau -- author of A God in the Shed   

Film at 11: The Tick (Amazon, Aug 25, 2017)  

BookIT: Get Well Soon: History's Worst Plagues and the Heroes Who Fought Them (2017) by Jennifer Wright  

Scroll with it: It’s Labor Day Weekend, grab your Samsung Galaxy Note 8, a burger and a beer, and say farewell to the king of Labor Day, Jerry Lewis.  

Show Notes: http://bit.ly/tms82917


KRACK! is the Kirby Krackle

August 22, 2017

Special Intro: Young Sam -- a fan of the show  

Film at 11: The Founder (2016)  

BookIT: Waiter to the Rich and Shameless: Confessions of a Five-Star Beverly Hills Server (2014) by Paul Hartford  

Scroll with it: Fish have bad taste in music, Chicago’s Wizard World is this weekend and we celebrate Jack Kirby’s 100th birthday this week!  

Show Notes: http://bit.ly/tms82217