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E61 – Maskerade Pt. 2 (As The Actress Said To The Bishop)

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 “Maskerade”. 

Plinges! Popping Corks! Mrs Palm! 

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Things we blathered on about:

Maskerade – The Annotated Pratchett File

Lindsay Ellis on Phantom of the Opera:

Joel Schumacher's Phantom of the Opera: A Video Essay 

The Most Whitewashed Character In Literary History 

Loose Canon: Phantom of the Opera (Part 1) – Before Broadway  

Loose Canon: Phantom of the Opera (Part 2): After Lord Andy 

The Curse of The Yellow Clarinet – Jenny Clarinet

I Am the Very Model of a Modern Major-General – YouTube

Tom Lehrer – The Elements – LIVE FILM From Copenhagen in 1967 – YouTube

The Holy Anorankh – The AFP Timelines

Insights Into Couture Sewing Part 1 – Time To Sew

On the Origin of Really Shiny Species – National Geographic

Mogadored – World Wide Words

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

60: Maskerade Pt. 1 (Chekhov’s Chandelier)

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 “Maskerade”. 

Interrobang! Ampersand! Exclamation Points!!!!!

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Things we blathered on about:

Maskerade – Colin Smythe 

Maskerade – The Annotated Pratchett File

@divamarisa on TikTok (Wagner content)

For the Time Being by Annie Dillard – Goodreads

Breakfast Island – The British Library

The Phantom Atlas: The Greatest Myths, Lies and Blunders on Maps, by Edward Brooke-Hitching – Goodreads

Does the Dog Die? (“Crowdsourced emotional spoilers for movies, tv, books and more.”)

The Phantom of the Opera at the Royal Albert Hall (2011) – IMDb

What's Opera, Doc? (1957) – IMDb

Who is Frank Spencer? – Radio Times

Nanny Ogg's Cookbook | Sir Terry Pratchett

An Investigation Of Professional Ballet Dancers’ Pre-performance Routines and Superstitious Behaviours (PDF link)

Last plays of Molière – Britannica

Catastrophe theory – Britannica

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

Bonus: Down The Rabbit Hole (Compilation)

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

This week, a special bonus episode! Enjoy this compilation of clips from our patreon-only podcast: “Down The Rabbit Hole”. Check out our patron here, and remember that if you sign up you get access to all past bonus content, as well as monthly rabbit holes, extended video episodes of the main podcast and whatever nonsense we decide to throw at you!*

*Not literal, and so far no listeners have been harmed in the making of said nonsense. 

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Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

Bonus: The Watch feat. Marc Burrows (Machina Ex Deus)

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

This week, special guest Marc Burrows joins us to react to BBC America’s The Watch!

Stories! More Stories! Too Much Story?

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Want to follow your hosts and their internet doings? Follow Joanna on twitter @joannahagan and follow Francine @francibambi. Find Marc Burrows here: @20thCenturyMarc 

Things we blathered on about:

The Watch – iPlayer

THE MAGIC OF TERRY PRATCHETT: A Biography

Calling time on The Watch? What went wrong (and right) with the latest Terry Pratchett adaptation – Marc Burrows’ review for Hey U Guys

Locus Awards Ceremony 2021 – YouTube (timestamp link – goes to Marc’s bit!)

Terry Pratchett’s The Watch (2011 footage of Pratchett) – YouTube

Fridging – TV Tropes

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

59: Interesting Times Pt. 3 (The Ennui of the Barbarian Heroes)

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 “Interesting Times”. 

Sandwiches! Sumos! Some Nuance!

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Things we blathered on about:

The Other Half of the Secret – Neil Gaiman’s Journal

The sandwich war – /r/curatedtumblr

A Cook’s Tour, Anthony Bourdain – Goodreads

/r/Admiral_Cloudberg – reddit

Willow Pattern Plate – Wikipedia

Terra Cotta Soldiers on the March – Smithsonian Magazine

Edible bird's nest – Wikipedia

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

58: Interesting Times Pt. 2 (I Was Going To But Then I Didn’t)

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 “Interesting Times”. 

Peacocks! Politics! The People!

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Want to follow your hosts and their internet doings? Follow Joanna on twitter @joannahagan and follow Francine @francibambi 

Things we blathered on about:

Some additional information on “orient”. – Reddit

BON MOT | meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Sama, san, kun, chan: the many Japanese honorifics

Banknote – Wikipedia

Ninjas in popular culture – Wikipedia

10. The Han Dynasty – The First Empire in Flames – YouTube (Also available as audio podcast)

Samizdat Is Russia' Underground Press – The New York Times

Nightingale floor – Wikipedia

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

Interesting Times Pt. 1 (Blanket Problematic Sticker)

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 “Interesting Times”. 

Butterflies! Board Games! Bureaucracy!

Find us on the internet:

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Patreon: www.patreon.com/thetruthshallmakeyefret

Want to follow your hosts and their internet doings? Follow Joanna on twitter @joannahagan and follow Francine @francibambi 

Things we blathered on about:

Good Omens season 2 release date: Cast, trailer, plot – Radio Times

TTSMYF Tumblr

The Watch – BBC iPlayer

Here are the winners of the 2021 Locus Awards. – Literary Hub

Yuan Shikai – Wikipedia

Adeline Yen Mah – Goodreads

The Long Fuse (MSG origin myth) – This American Life transcript

The Uncertainty Principle – Britannica.com

Chinese Imperial Examinations – Wikipedia

Mandelbrot set – Wikipedia

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

Bonus: Soul Music Animated Adaptation (FAAATTTHHHAAA!)

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

This week, we talk about the 1998 animated adaptation of Soul Music.

Singing off-key! Christopher Lee! FAAATTTHHHAAA!

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Want to follow your hosts and their internet doings? Follow Joanna on twitter @joannahagan and follow Francine @francibambi 

Things we blathered on about:

Terry Pratchett's Discworld – Soul Music – Interview – YouTube

Discworld: Soul Music Soundtrack – YouTube

Bernard Wrigley – A bunch of sea shanties – YouTube

The Greatest Story Never Told – TV Tropes

Kill the Wabbit Metallica Version – YouTube

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

 

56: Soul Music Pt 3 (Gyrate As You Wish)

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 “Soul Music”. 

Bat! Out Of! Hell!

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Things we blathered on about:

Hyde Park – Wiki 

Waltzing Through Europe | Dance and ‘Folk Devils’

8 moral panics in music that no one talks about anymore – BBC

A History of Heavy Metal by Andrew O'Neill – Goodreads

Noisy and Annoying – Speakers Corner Trust

Chuck Berry – Johnny Be Good – YouTube

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

55: Soul Music Pt 2 (Jail For The Co-Host)

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 “Soul Music”. 

Birthday! Mockery! Eventually, Music!

Find us on the internet:

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Email: thetruthshallmakeyefretpod@gmail.com

Patreon: www.patreon.com/thetruthshallmakeyefret

Want to follow your hosts and their internet doings? Follow Joanna on twitter @joannahagan and follow Francine @francibambi 

Things we blathered on about:

Download Festival – Wiki

Francine and Joanna at Download 2011

The Meaning of Liff – Goodreads

The Shakespeare Programming Language

The Magnus Archives – horror podcast | Rusty Quill

His Master's Voice – Wikipedia

Fat Les, Vindaloo on Top Of The Pops and the Eastenders set – YouTube

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

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