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15: Mort Pt.2 (State of Mind: Eggs)

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 “Mort”.

Breakfast! Lunch! Dinner! BDSM! ASMR! 

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Things we blathered on about:

Why is the number 13 considered unlucky? (The Straight Dope)

Triskaidekaphobia (Wiki)

Thirteen Club (Atlas Obscura)

Sonnet 18: Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day? (Poetry Foundation)

Confirmation bias (Investopedia)

11:11 (numerology) (Wiki)

Tom Lehrer – We Will All Go Together When We Go (YouTube)

Apocalypse Playlist (TTSMYF) (Spotify)

The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August by Claire North (Goodreads)

Death’s Glory replica (Twitter, @Discworldshoppe)

Hemline index (Wiki)

Baby goat shouting at baby (YouTube)

Full steam ahead at Ferrero factory as chocolatier eyes No 1 spot in UK (Guardian)

Buttery biscuit bass (YouTube)

Cake – Short Skirt / Long Jacket (YouTube)

Lusitania (Britannica)

I Ching (Wiki)

Yarrow (The Wildlife Trust)

Bier (Wiki)

What is a Catafalque? [includes pics of Voltaire’s and Lincoln’s] (Funeral Guide)


Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

14: Mort Pt.1 (Schrödinger’s Canapé)

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 “Mort”. 

A Possible Pandemic! A Horse! An Arrow! An Invoice!

This episode brought to you by “Cabbage Companion”.

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Things we blathered on about:

What is the difference between the words epidemic and pandemic? (Guardian)

The life-and-death consequences of naming the coronavirus (Vox)

Jayde Adams tour dates

Once More, With Feeling (IMDb)

@Amusical (Twitter)

Coincidance (YouTube)   

Parks and Recreation – Memorial Ribbons Colours (YouTube)

Tewkesbury Mop Fair

The Showmen’s Guild of Great Britain

Omnibus Episode 27: London Bridge Is Down

‘London Bridge is down’: the secret plan for the days after the Queen’s death (Guardian)

Timelines: The events that shaped history (Goodreads)

Glacial Erratic (Wiki)

Wild garlic guide: where to find, how to cook it and recipe ideas (Countryfile)

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

13: Good Omens (TV) Pt.2 (Snippet Of Conversation)

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 “Good Omens” – The TV series. We’re talking about episodes 4-6 of the recent BBC/Amazon Prime adaptation of Good Omens. 

Bunnies! Selfies! A Surprised Kraken! Faith! Dancing! Euphemisms! Limbs! 

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Please send us your best surprised Kraken memes! 

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Things we blathered on about:

Meet the cast of Good Omens on BBC Two  (Radio Times)

Metatron (Wiki) 

Dogma (film) (Wiki)

Paul Kaye (IMDb)

Terry Pratchett: Back in Black  (IMDb)

Dancing Demons (Instagram)

400 Euphemisms For Sexual Intercourse (Thought Catalog)

Surprised Kraken: 1, 2, 3

Crazy Delicious (Jayde Adams’ cooking show) (C4)

Jayde Adams: Serious Black Jumper (Prime Video)

Angus, Thongs and Full-Frontal Snogging (Goodreads)


Music:
Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

12: Good Omens (TV) Pt.1 (Bicycle Screaming)

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 “Good Omens” – The TV series. We’re talking about episodes 1-3 of the recent BBC/Amazon Prime adaptation of Good Omens.  

Squid Arms! Shipping! So Much Love! 

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Things we blathered on about:

Neil Gaiman’s tribute to Terry Pratchett (at the April 2016 memorial)

Wintersmith, Steeleye Span

The Quite Nice and Fairly Accurate Good Omens Script Book (Discworld Emporium)

Good Omens the radio play (BBC)

Merlin (Wiki)

Wes Anderson’s The French Dispatch: first trailer launched online (Guardian)

Neil Gaiman’s Tumblr

How to Do the Basic 3-Card Monte Trick | Table Magic Tricks

The Stand-Up Monte (YouTube)

Horrible Histories (BBC)

The League of Gentlemen (British Comedy Guide)

Out To Lunch with Jay Rayner (Acast)

Plebs (British Comedy Guide)

The Globe Theatre

Good Omens: Here’s why David Arnold’s soundtrack is literally out of this world (Classic FM)

11: Good Omens Pt.2 (The Flaming Sword of it All)

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 “Good Omens”. 

Helicopter! Deliveries! Our Kevin! A Politeness Event Horizon! Goodies! Baddies! Dancing! A Victorian Child that Drowned in a Bath! 

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Things we blathered on about:

Loin

Kraken (Wiki)

The Kraken, Alfred Lord Tennyson

The Old Song, GK Chesterton

Gardeners Question Time

The Kitchen Cabinet

Reductio ad Absurdum 

Angelology

Thomas Crapper

The Knight and the Squire, Terry Jones (Goodreads)

Pendle Witches(Wiki)

Tel Megiddo (Wiki)

Albedo

Terry Pratchett – Back in Black (BBC)

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

10: Good Omens Pt.1 (Castles and Snacks)

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, we’ve travelled away from the Discworld! This is Good Omens, Part 1.

Witches! Castles! Bookshops! Enid Blyton! Armageddon! Elgar! 

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Things we blathered on about:

Extra words in the American edition (the Annotated Pratchett Files)

Wodge (Lexico)

Good Omens: How Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett wrote a book (BBC)

Good Omens – who wrote what? (Pratchett’s comment from 1992, alt.fan.pratchett)

The Dream (Apple Podcasts)

It Was a Dark and Stormy Night (Wiki)

Forbidden Brides of the Faceless Slaves in the Secret House of the Night of Dread Desire (Good Reads)

Dramatis Personae (TV Tropes – Good Omens is mentioned under ‘Literature’)

Befriending the Enemy (TV Tropes)

Cthulu Mythos (Wiki)

Hastur (The Yellow Site)

Not Like Other Girls (TV Tropes)

Revelation 6, The First Four Seals (6:1–8) (Wiki)

Phantom Time Hypothesis (Wiki)

Elgar (Classic FM)

The Second Shelf bookshop, Soho

Ashtoreth (encyclopedia.com)

Saint Francis of Assisi (biography.com)

The Reptilian Elite

The Fate of Phaeton (History Today)

Charles Fort (the Sceptic’s Dictionary)

Atheists (XKCD)

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

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.

Find us on the internet:

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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:

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! 

Find us on the internet:

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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.

Find us on the internet:

Twitter: @MakeYeFretPod

Facebook: @TheTruthShallMakeYeFret

Email: thetruthshallmakeyefretpod@gmail.com

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

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

Hogswatch Special 2019 – Xmas Egg Dress

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

This week – a special bonus Hogswatch special! We discuss the 2008 TV adaptations of “The Colour of Magic” & “The Light Fantastic”.

A Surprise Festive Guest! Mulled things aplenty! A sword! The pGloybe! An attempt at positivity! Incredible CGI! Some rants! 

F: It’s Christmas, and I can’t be bothered to edit this down to its usual length. So, please enjoy this BUMPER BONUS FESTIVE FEATURE LENGTH EXTRAVAGANZA.  

Things we blathered on about: 

The Watch Adaptation details (Radio Times)

The Globe

The Dysk

Ao3 (archiveofourown.org)

Effulgent – “Shining brightly; radiant.” (Lexico)

The Colour of Magic (IMDb)

Noma Dumezweni 

Rosie & Jim

The Jim Henson Company 

Figwit (Fanlore.org)

F: I got my plays muddled. The Mousetrap is the longest-running West End show. People are asked not to spoil the ending, but it’s the same. Shear Madness, a Broadway show, is another long-running production that does have different endings. 

What About Dick? (IMDb)

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

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