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98: Troll Bridge/A Collegiate Casting Out. . . (What’s It All About?)

[THE AUDIO IS SO BAD I AM SO SORRY THERE WERE VERY TECHNICAL VERY PROBLEMS ARGH – F]

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, “Troll Bridge” and “A Collegiate Casting-Out of Devilish Devices”. 

Bridges! Bureaucracy! B…existential crisis?

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Things we blathered on about:

https://wt.social/ 

Dragonfly mission

 I think we missed a magpie rhyme when doing Carpe Jugulum. Courtesy of John Finnemore. : r/TTSMYF 

After the King – Tolkien Gateway 

Terry Pratchett – Tolkien Gateway 

TROLL BRIDGE | The Moving Picture – Youtube

What is the origin of the folklore that trolls live under bridges? – r/AskHistorians

Trolls: From Scandinavia to Dam Dolls, Tolkien, and Harry Potter – Amazon

Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales 

‘Who remembers proper binmen?’ – The Guardian

xkcd: Atheists 

Albert Sloman – Wikipedia 

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

97: The Sea and Little Fishes (Like a Cannonball in the Wind)

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, our recap of “The Sea and Little Fishes” 

Honey & vinegar! Tea & biscuits! Levers & hammers! 

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Things we blathered on about:

(Forgot to mention this: Bewilderbeasts' Halloween Discworld costumes)

Mappa Disco- see second last para – r/TTSMYF 

Stardust (2007 film) – Wikipedia 

Stardust (Gaiman novel) – Wikipedia 

Guest right (& in real life) – Game of Thrones Wiki 

Gloucester Cheese Rolling 2022 

Mostly quiet on the cheese hill front – Stroud News and Journal 

nice | Etymology, origin and meaning of nice by etymonline 

The Dog in the Manger – Wikipedia 

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

96: The Last Hero Pt. 2 (Legacy is Best Served Cold)

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 Last Hero”. 

Heroes! Villains! Betrayal! Balloon!

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Things we blathered on about:

Joanna’s theatre piece in London (1 Dec and 3 Dec) – Theatre503 

Can you Solve these 10 Medieval Riddles? – Medievalists.net

Orthodoxy by G.K. Chesterton – Goodreads 

Gordian Knot – Wikipedia  

And Alexander Wept – The Paris Review

Who Invented Velcro? –  Live Science   

Story of Aṣṭadiggajas 

The Two Cultures – Wikipedia 

About Edge.org  

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

95: The Last Hero Pt. 1 (Speaking of Unhinged Rants)

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 Last Hero”. 

Pictures! Dragons! Explosives! Horse…?

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Things we blathered on about:

LIVE: Can Liz Truss outlast a lettuce? – YouTube

continentalbreakfast – TikTok

The Annotated Pratchett File v9.0 – The Last Hero 

Pratchat Podcast (@PratchatPodcast) – Twitter 

100th birthday party?! – r/TTSMYF 

Poems (Chesterton, 1915)/The Last Hero – Wikisource

Dinotopia – Wikipedia 

Interview: Paul Kidby – PressReader   

Paul Kidby Interview – Artist Insight 

Paul Kidby – paulkidby.com 

The Discworld Imaginarium 

Bronze Bust of Sir Terry Pratchett Revealed – YouTube 

Marmaduke Constable – Wikipedia 

Ray Bradbury telling us to explode – TTSMYF

Songs & Tales: The riddles of Bilbo and Gollum – The Grey Havens

Death with Kitten – paulkidby.com 

Out To Lunch with Jay Rayner: Miriam Margolyes on Apple Podcasts 

Wordcount for Lovecraft’s Favorite Words – The Arkham Archivist 

1066 and All Saxon – The Anglish Moot 

You’re Dead To Me: The Bayeux Tapestry – BBC Sounds

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com


 

Bonus: An Episode with Footnotes

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 briefly travel back to the real world to discuss the excellent new Pratchett biography from Rob Wilkins – Terry Pratchett: A Life With Footnotes

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Marc’s Stuff:

Marc Burrows – Buy Books 

The Glom of Nit Newsletter

Twitter (@20thCenturyMarc)  

Other things we talked about:

The Magic of Terry Pratchett (an interview with Marc Burrows) – TTSMYF 

The Salmon of Doubt – Hitchhikers Fandom

Joseph and his Unpleasantly Brown Jacket – Part 1 (Blood and Honey). Told by Tony Robinson – YouTube 

Terry Pratchett: Choosing To Die on Vimeo 

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

94: Thief of Time Pt. 3 (Yoghurt Where There Shouldn’t Be)

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 “Thief of Time”. 

Cherries! Chocolates! A Jug!

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Things we blathered on about:

Teletext Art

The Teletext Archaeologist – Twitter

Russty_Russ #Retro – Twitter

All aboard Botswana's Elephant Express – BBC Future 

Terry Pratchett: A Life With Footnotes: The Official Biography by Rob Wilkins  

Reaper Man Movie Concept – r/TTSMYF 

Ultraviolet communication in butterflies – Wikipedia 

Zhuangzi (book) – Wikipedia

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

93: Thief of Time Pt. 2 (What the Cuttlefish Sees)

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 “Thief of Time”. 

Ooh, a yeti! Ooh, a bird! Argh! A storm! 

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Things we blathered on about:

Britain has become One Nation Under Brands, detained in our Center Parcs lodgings – The Guardian 

Why were ITV hosts Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield at Queen's lying-in-state? – B BC News 

Screenshot of comment that pushed Francine over the edge – TTSMYF 

The Daftest Ways The UK Is Mourning The Queen – The Content Mines 

The Mars Watch – Anicorn Watches

Mars24 Sunclock – NASA

Scientists Quantum Entangled Atomic Clocks 6 Feet Apart to Probe Fabric of Reality – Vice

Book:Thief of Time/Annotations – Discworld & Terry Pratchett Wiki   

“Repent, Harlequin!” Said the Ticktockman – Goodreads

Harlan Ellison Shatterday cover – TTSMYF

Household Butler Etiquette – Schofield Butler

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

Sound effects: Wine glass ringing: Department64, Freesound 

92: Thief of Time Pt. 1 (Malignancy with Sparklers)

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 “Thief of Time”. 

Irrelevant Tooth Fairies!

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Things we blathered on about:

Quote by Terry Pratchett: “The only thing known to go faster than ordinary light…” – GoodReads 

DonMarshall72 – TikTok 

Night Thoughts, by Edward Young – Project Gutenberg

You're Dead To Me, The History of Timekeeping – BBC Radio 4

My Grandfathers Clock by Foster and Allen – YouTube 

Foundling Names – Beachcombing's Bizarre History Blog 

Foundlings (Italy) – ConiglioFamily.com

A Chronicle Of Timekeeping – Scientific American   

The Infinite Monkey Cage – Does Time Exist? – BBC Sounds 

 

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

 

Bonus: What We Did on Our Holidays

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 holiday stuff. 

Video! Audio! Scorchio!

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Things we blathered on about:

Mitford family – Wikipedia 

TV

The Sandman | Official Trailer – YouTube

The Sandman cast Desire actor Mason Alexander Park after gutsy exchange with Neil Gaiman – PinkNews 

House of the Dragon E1 (Here be Dragons/Spoilers) – r/TTSMYF 

She-Hulk: Attorney at Law (TV Series 2022– ) – IMDb 

The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power – Official Trailer – YouTube

Convention

Pen and Sword Books: The Magic of Terry Pratchett – Pen & Sword Books

Terry Pratchett: A Life With Footnotes – Penguin 

A Message from the Committee – Discworld Convention 

How to Play – Werewolf

Audio

The Ringer-Verse 

Omnibus Episode 484: The Mother Sauces (Entry 810.PS7825) 

The Magnus Archives – Rusty Quill 

BBC Radio 4 – In Our Time

The Content Mines

Internet Explorer – SoundCloud

No Such Thing as a Fish 

Bedrock USA Podcast – Bloomberg

Series Black Box Down – Rooster Teeth

BBC Radio 4 – Damned Andrew

Desert Island Discworld 

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

 

 

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