Month: January 2020

9: Equal Rites Pt.3 (Crumbs All Up In There)

The Truth Shall Make Ye Fret is a podcast in which your hosts, Joanna Hagan-Young and Francine Carrel, read and recap every book from Sir Terry Pratchett’s Discworld series in chronological order. 

This week, Part 3 of our recap of “Equal Rites”. 

Vocal Warm-ups! Coruscate! Confusion about the Universe! Cabbage! Quantum! Sub-Atomic Particles! Scones! 

Content Warning Misophonia. We do eat on this episode of the podcast (while performing important scientific research). While we’ve made every effort to reduce noise, this may be difficult for those who suffer from Misophonia. The chompy part of the segment starts at 50:40.

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Things we blathered on about:

Illustrated Ocean at the End of the Lane (Wordery) 

Jörmungandr, the world serpent (Wiki)

Yggdrasil, the world tree (Wiki)

Albatross! (Youtube)

Tag (Wiki) – check out the names and variants

Miriam Margolyes (IMDb)

The Sudden Appearance of Hope, by Claire North (Goodreads)

/r/BobsBurgers

Cloud of atoms goes beyond absolute zero (New Scientist)

How do you do take your cream tea? (BBC)

The Queen Settles Scone Debate on Whether Jam or Cream Should Go First

Gormenghast (series) (Wiki)

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

E08 – Haitches Hon Heverything

The Truth Shall Make Ye Fret is a podcast in which your hosts, Joanna Hagan-Young and Francine Carrel, read and recap every book from Sir Terry Pratchett’s Discworld series in chronological order. 

This week, Part 2 of our recap of “Equal Rites”.

Moral Relativism! Nostalgia! Singing! Exposition! Euphamisism! Kitchens! Abolishing Gender! 

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Things we blathered on about:

The World of the Dark Crystal 

Her Dark Materials

Morris Minor

The Winkers Song (Misprint), Ivor Biggun

The Worst Witch (IMDB)

The King of Elfland’s Daughter (Wiki)

Hyacinth Bucket’s Top 5 Putdowns | Keeping Up Appearances

Romani (TV Tropes)

History of the Romani People; Origin (Wiki)

UK Roma/Traveller Communities (Twitter)

Racism against Gypsies (Huck) 

‘Rambling dinosaur’ Marco Pierre White says women are too emotional to be chefs (Guardian)

Education and Sex: The Medical Case against Higher Education for Women in England, 1870-1900, Joan N. Burstyn (JSTOR)

The gender riots that rocked Cambridge University in the 1920s (Oxford University Press Blog)

The Rising Tide: Women in Cambridge

Breast-shaped hills 

7: Equal Rites Pt.1 (My Knee Doesn’t Have Lungs)

The Truth Shall Make Ye Fret is a podcast in which your hosts, Joanna Hagan-Young and Francine Carrel, read and recap every book from Sir Terry Pratchett’s Discworld series in chronological order. 

This week, Part 1 of our recap of “Equal Rites”. 

Cannon Fire! Feminism! Statistics! Acceptable Witches! Gynecological Improbability! Brothers! The Space-Time Continuum! Give Harry Potter a Lollipop! Mansplaining! Treesplaining! 

Apologies that halfway through we have a drop in audio quality – we suffered some technical issues and Clacks Interference.

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Things we blathered on about:

Playing in the Dark (Neil Gaiman and the BBC Symphony Orchestra)

The Mushroom Hunters (by Neil Gaiman, read by Amanda Palmer with music by Jherek Bischoff)

John Dee

Alewives (Buffering the Vampire Slayer) 

I Have Brothers (TV Tropes)

Necrotelicomnicon (L-Space Wiki)

The Sandman: A Beginner’s Guide (GQ)

What are some subtle and not so subtle mistakes writers will make when writing female characters? (/r/askwomen)

Deely bobbers/boppers

Seventh Son of a Seventh Son (Wiki)

Pratchett’s blue plaque

Multiplication Tips and Tricks

Joseph Delaney (Fantastic Fiction)

The Unthinkable: Who Survives When Disaster Strikes – and Why, by Amanda Ripley

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