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91: The Truth Pt. 3 (Why, Oh Why)

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 Truth”. 

Extra! Extra! Dog Bites Man!

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Things we blathered on about:

It's Always Sunny star mocks his 'unrealistic' body change – BBC News  

How Mary Toft Convinced the World She’d Birthed Rabbits – The Paris Review

Word Avalanches: incredibly contrived setups for homophonic punchlines – Reddit

Discussion about American copyeditors  – alt.books.pratchett

Bill Bryson Sr. – Wikipedia   

The Magic of Terry Pratchett by Marc Burrows – Goodreads  

Terry Pratchett and his first job – Bucks Free Press 

Terry Pratchett: 'Journalism makes you think fast' – Poynter 

Pratchett takes swipe at Rowling – BBC News

You're Dead to Me: Julie d'Aubigny – BBC Radio 4 

Book:The Truth/Annotations – Discworld & Terry Pratchett Wiki

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

 

 

90: The Truth Pt. 2 (Eau-De-Zero)

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 Truth”. 

A Rumpus! A Fracas! An Attempted Murder?!

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Things we blathered on about:

The Annotated Pratchett File v9.0 – The Truth 

Gus Honeybun would send coded messages to the LGBT+ community – Plymouth Live 

That’s Life – Youtube

Fundraiser : Temporary housing for Lanta – GoFundMe

Meet the Mudlarkers – Thames Festival Trust

Edward Packard (businessman, born 1819) – Wikipedia 

The Plymouth Herald

 The Paul Foot Award | Private Eye Online

Eau de Nil, the Light-Green Color of Egypt-Obsessed Europe – The Paris Review

Eau-de-Nil – Discworld & Terry Pratchett Wiki

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com 

89: The Truth Pt.1 (Does Not Register As Human Noises)

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 Truth”. 

Stop the press! Or don’t, that’s fine too. 

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Things we blathered on about:

#TheWeekInTory (posted 5 July) and #TheWeekinTory (posted 7 July) – Russ Jones on Twitter

The Children of Green Knowe – GoodReads 

Guild of Recappers & Podcasters  

Pratchett talking about journalism during Iraq war – alt.fan.pratchett 

Wynkyn de Worde | English printer | Britannica

Libfix – Wikipedia 

Bojack Horseman – S6 – Enter Paige Sinclair and Maximillian Banks – YouTube 

Seattle Underground – Wikipedia

Why Do We 'Bury the Lede?' – Merriam Webster 

Korean Movable Type – Resources and References 

The royal coat of arms that reigns o'er our front page | The Times  

In Our Time – Seventeenth Century Print Culture – Radio 4

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

 

88: The Fifth Elephant Pt. 3 (The Cheese Course of Cosmic Horror)

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 Fifth Elephant”. 

Trials! Tragedy! Trousers!

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Things we blathered on about:

Depressed Teens and Russian Folktronica | r/HobbyDrama – reddit

Moscow [LYRICS] – Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812 – YouTube 

Exploring Scone Palace in Perthshire, Scotland – YouTube 

Joanna with false moustache – TTSMYF

Catherine the Great w. Dana Schwartz – You’re Wrong About

Dire wolves were real—and even stranger than we thought – National Geographic   

Marquess of Queensberry Rules – Britannica

Three Sisters – Wikipedia

Uncle Vanya – Wikipedia

Westminster Stone theory – Wikipedia 

Treacle mines – Oxford Reference 

The Treacle Mines of England – British Food: A History

Remain Indoors (with David Mitchell & Jonathan Dryden-Taylor) | Rule Of Three on Acast  

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

 

87: The Fifth Elephant Pt. 2 (Oh No! Consequences!)

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 Fifth Elephant”. 

Werewolves! Vampire! Candelabra! Oh My!

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Things we blathered on about:

AITA for refusing to talk to my boyfriend becuase he won't stop using the phrase: “Do you want some “Pwingys”, for the room?” – Reddit 

You're Wrong About: The Dyatlov Pass Incident w. Blair Braverman – Buzzsprout

Ferrero Rocher ambassador's reception – YouTube

Fatsup Recipe – Discworld Help

Flame Safety Lamp | Mining Heritage

History in gas detection: Coal Mine Canaries & Flame Safety Lamps 

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

86: The Fifth Elephant Pt. 1 (Orange You Glad I’m Not an Assassin)

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 Fifth Elephant”. 

Scones! Stones! Contraceptives!

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Things we blathered on about: 

Lessons from Las Vegas – 99% Invisible

Eeek Club 2022 – Pratchat 

Millennium hand and shrimp annotation – Annotated Pratchett File (Lords and Ladies)

Tetris used to prevent post-traumatic stress symptoms – Department of Psychiatry 

Pratchett leaving newsgroup – alt.fan.pratchett (now Google Groups)

Blue John (Mineral) – Wikipedia

List of Cornish Dialect words – Wikipedia

How Condoms are Made – Youtube 

Enigma History – Crypto Museum 

The Victorian Internet by Tom Standage – Goodreads

The Jam – The Eton Rifles – YouTube

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

Bonus! Glorious 25th: Video Game Chat

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, bonus nonsense for the Glorious 25th of May as we talk pixels to platformers, in a video game special!

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Things we blathered on about:

 Virus, from “Smoke and Mirrors” by Neil Gaiman – Goodreads 

A tribute to Terry Pratchett | PC Gamer 

Terry Pratchett – Going by the Book – PC Gamer 1993 interview – PDF 

'Help! I've been spotted!' Terry Pratchett on Thief, his favourite video game – Guardian 

Thief newsgroup (Pratchett’s contributions)

Terry Pratchett – Online Radio Interview with the Author – The Author Hour

The story behind the Oblivion mod Terry Pratchett worked on | Eurogamer.net 

Pratchett on video games – some bits we didn’t include

Turning Terry Pratchett's Discworld into Audiobooks [bit about theme music being inspired by Oblivion] – YouTube

The E-Mail Interview – Terry Pratchett – PC Zone (January 1995) – PDF

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

 

85: Johnny and the Bomb (Escher Spaghetti)

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, Part 3 of the Johnny Maxwell Trilogy – “Johnny and the Bomb” 

When? Where? Whortleberries! 

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Things we blathered on about:

The Museum of Curiosity: Series 1-4 – Audible [reminder: Pratchett is ‘chapter 13’] 

The Amazing Maurice | Official Trailer – YouTube

The Rasmus – In My Life (Official Video) – YouTube 

The Boss series (writing as Abigail Barnette) –  Trout Nation 

Long comment from Pratchett –  alt.books.pratchett

Behind the Bastards: Part One: John Wayne: A Dude Who Sucked – Apple Podcasts 

Clytemnestra – Wikipedia 

This Is England (2006) – IMDb 

No Such Thing As A Magnetic Skateboard – No Such Thing as a Fish

Dracula Daily | DraculaDaily – Substack  

The Exmoor Whortleberry – Edible Exmoor 

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

84: Johnny and the Dead (This Gap of Nostalgia)

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, Part 2 of the Johnny Maxwell Trilogy – “Johnny and the Dead” 

Googly Eyes! Eurovision! Restaurant Reviews! Moose?!

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Things we blathered on about:

The Annotated Pratchett File v9.0 – Johnny and the Dead

Omnibus Episode 2: Defenestration (Entry 326.2K0933) 

Misfits (TV Series 2009–2013) – IMDb

The War on Rock & Roll – Bill Hicks – YouTube 

Star Trekkin (The Firm) – Youtube

Sub ire as hacks slash word length: getting the skinny on thinnernyms | Andy Bodle | The Guardian

Pratchett on ‘window books’ – alt.fan.pratchett

Ovaltineys – Wikipedia 

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

83: Only You Can Save Mankind (It’s A Bit Early To Radicalise You)

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, Part 1 of the Johnny Maxwell Trilogy – “Only You Can Save Mankind” 

Beige Keyboards! Beige Monitors! Beige Tech all the way!

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Roe vs Wade 

Things we blathered on about: 

Vampire world record attempt – Whitby

The Internet Speculative Fiction Database 

Terry Pratchett's “Only You Can Save Mankind”: The Musical [full album] – YouTube 

Y2K bug – Britannica

4.4- Jerusalem's Rise and Fall – IBM via Web Archive

Witness the last moments of Asheron's Call, a 17-year-old MMO – PC Gamer

Video Games – ephemeral podcast

Journey To Alpha Centauri in Real Time – An Interactive Waste of Time – Spectrum Computing

Copy protection – Wikipedia 

The Legend of Shambhala (Shangri La) – Tibetan Buddhist Encyclopedia 

Pratchett answers OYCSM questions – alt.books.pratchett

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

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