Month: December 2022

Hogswatch 2022: The Amazing Maurice Movie (Mildly Fantasy Threatened)

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

This week, it’s time for another Hogswatch Extravaganza as we discuss The Amazing Maurice movie!  

SPOILERS START AT 17m20s

Nightmare Rabbits! Nightmare Wildebeests! Delightful Rats!

Watch the episode video here.

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Things we blathered on about:

Trombone comment – alt.fan.pratchett (now Google groups)

Hogfather/DEATH/Twiggy – Twitter (@BewilderedPod) 

How The Amazing Maurice changed the game for Terry Pratchett – Telegraph 

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

101: The Amazing Maurice and his Educated Rodents Pt. 3 (Rat King Roomba)

The Truth Shall Make Ye Fret is a podcast in which your hosts, Joanna Hagan 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 “The Amazing Maurice and his Educated Rodents”. 

Control! Mortality! Estonia?

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Things we blathered on about:

How The Amazing Maurice changed the game for Terry Pratchett – Telegraph 

The particularly good alt.fan.net thread Francine’s on about [direct link to Pratchett’s first reply but keep scrolling for lots more]

Pratchett’s note on Maxfield Parrish skies

Cute rats on the reddit –  r/TTSMYF 

A Dictionary of Superstitions – Oxford Reference 

The Complicated, Inconclusive Truth Behind Rat Kings – Atlas Obscura

More than a dozen rodents discovered with their tails tied together in rare ‘rat king’ sighting – Independent [cw: it’s a video; the rats are alive and not very happy]

Rat Kings in Estonia (PDF)

Matagot – Wikipedia

The Truth Shall Make Ye Fret Hogswatch 2021 – YouTube

Hogswatch 2020: A Hint of Extravaganza – YouTube

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

 

Bonus: 100th Episode Celebration (And So, The Journey)

The Truth Shall Make Ye Fret is a podcast in which your hosts, Joanna Hagan and Francine Carrel,  have been reading and recapping every book from Sir Terry Pratchett’s Discworld series for 100 episodes!

This week, we celebrate!

VIDEO VERSION: https://youtu.be/5opdW6HS7Jc 

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Things we blathered on about:

#Pratchat60 – Eyes Turnwise– Pratchat 

#Pratchat62 – There’s a Cow in There – Pratchat 

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

 

100: The Amazing Maurice and his Educated Rodents Pt. 2 (Narratively Satisfying Lever)

The Truth Shall Make Ye Fret is a podcast in which your hosts, Joanna Hagan 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 “The Amazing Maurice and his Educated Rodents”. 

It’s Dark! It’s So Dark! This is a Kids Book?!

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Things we blathered on about:

The big bang [Christmas cracker stuff] – The Guardian 

s0nderv0gel's reddit comment – /r/TTSMYF

Post your rat name here! – /r/TTSMYF

The Pied Piper of Hamelin by Robert Browning – Poetry Foundation 

The Pied Piper of Hamlin (Cosgrove Hall) – Youtube 

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

99: The Amazing Maurice & His Educated Rodents (Butter Beans & Instant Oodles)

The Truth Shall Make Ye Fret is a podcast in which your hosts, Joanna Hagan 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 “The Amazing Maurice and his Educated Rodents”. 

Podcasts! They chase the ethics and catch the Existentialism!

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Things we blathered on about:

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com