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54: Soul Music Pt 1 (Rockstars or Druids)

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 “Soul Music”. 

Ravens! Rats! Reverie!

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Things we blathered on about:

The Ship Of Theseus – Philosophy Foundation

Circadian Rhythms – Wikipedia

Baba O’Riley – Youtube (Yes, Joanna knows she got the title wrong when she said “Teenage Wasteland)

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

Bonus Glorious 25th Special – A Wild Tangent Appeared

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, on the Glorious 25th, we answer listener questions and discuss two essays from “A Slip Of The Keyboard”. Joanna feels personally attacked by “Thought Progress” and Francine talks worldbuilding with “Notes From A Successful Fantasy Author”.  

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Things we blathered on about:

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

 

53: Strata Pt 2 (Eternal FOMO)

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, we continue our Proto-Pratchett season with part 2 of our recap of “Strata”. 

Humanity! Immortality! A Really Massive Turtle! 

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Things we blathered on about:

Aspidochelone – Wiki

Fastitocalon – Council of Elrond

Defamiliarization/ostranenie – Penn State University 

Meme – Britannica 

H.I. #91: Last Man to Die?

Why Die? – CGP Grey YouTube

Browse the Lists of Intangible Cultural Heritage – UNESCO

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

52: Strata Part 1 (Meta Metaphorical Metaphor Muscles)

The Truth Shall Make Ye Fret is usually 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, We continue our Proto-Pratchett season with part 1 of our recap of “Strata”. 

Gods! Worlds! Raven?

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Things we blathered on about:

Ringworld | Larry Niven Wiki – Fandom

/r/mendrawingwomen

Strata Book Covers – L-Space

You're Dead To Me, Old Norse Literature – BBC Radio 4

Strata – The Annotated Pratchett File

Alderson disk – Wikipedia

Metamaterial cloaking – Wikipedia

Medieval warm period – Britannica

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

51: Men at Arms Pt.3 (Clown Eggs)

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 “Men at Arms”. 

Clowns! Eggs!

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Things we blathered on about:

Holding a gun to a mushroom – Reddit (I can’t find the original tumblr post)

Blue John Cavern

The Clown Egg Register – Atlas Obscura

The Fascinating Reason Clowns Paint Their Faces On Eggs – BBC Future

The Deserter (Fairport Convention) – Youtube

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

50: Men at Arms Pt. 2 (What Happens When Thing Happens?)

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 “Men at Arms”. 

Fools! Beggars! Alchemists!

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Things we blathered on about:

Tom Lehrer – New Math – YouTube 

Exploding Balls – The Smithsonian Magazine

Hark! Hark! The Dogs Do Bark! – Wiki

Time Team – Channel 4

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

49: Men at Arms Pt.1 (Hyperbolic Until Proven Otherwise)

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 “Men At Arms”. 

Whodunnit! Wheredunnit! Whydunnit!

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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:

Sir Terry Pratchett in conversation with Dr Jacqueline Simpson in 2010 – The Folklore Society

Spiders Georg – Know Your Meme

Postal Service Mission and “Motto” – USPS

United States Postal Service Creed – Wiki

Elephant seismics – Wiki 

 Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

Bonus – The Crone

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.

Today, a bonus radio play: The Crone.

Performed by: Helen Fullterton

Written by: Joanna Hagan

Written and first performed in 2019, as part of the QuirkHouse 5 series of monologues

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Follow Helen here:

https://www.spotlight.com/2258-0190-5675

http://www.HelenFullerton.com

@HelenFullyActor – Twitter

Follow Quirkhouse here:

https://www.quirkhousetheatreco.com

@QuirkHouseTheat – Twitter

Sound effects (Freesound.org):

parkersenk; 14Douderova_Adela; F.M. Audio; TOMPARSONS; blwuens; vibe_crc

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

48: Lords and Ladies pt.3 (Abstract Concept, Spiky Chariot)

This week, Part 3 of our recap of “Lords and Ladies”.

Confusion! Contradictions! Confrontation!

CW: At 45:06 We discuss the ballad of Tam Lin and from 47:00 we discuss abortion.This conversation ends at 49:34.

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Things we blathered on about:

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

The AMPire Diaries

Cold iron – TV Tropes

Ragtag – Merriam Webster

You’re Dead To Me, Boudica – BBC Radio 4

The Wizard’s Knob – Dave Hodges Interview & DWM piece

Terry Pratchett Discworld Clarecraft Hodgesaargh – Dw107 – Worthpoint

Yarrow (Folklore) – Wikipedia

Tonker – Collins Dictionary

Tam Lin – Wikipedia

Tam Lin – Steel Eye Span – Youtube

Tam Lin – Coyote Run – Youtube

Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen – Goodreads

Corridor Gothic (PDF) – Birkbeck Institutional Research

The St Crispins Day Speech from Henry V – Poetry Foundation

The screaming bat (Magnetoreception) – Wiki

Ogham ᚛ᚑᚌᚐᚋ᚜ – Wiki

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

46: Lords And Ladies Pt. 2 (Jodphurs and Hagstones)

This week, Part 2 of our recap of “Lords and Ladies”.

Fae! Ferrous! Folklore!

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Things we blathered on about:

Land of the Giants – Vox Media: Podcast Network

BewilderBeasts pod – Twitter

How “terror” gave us “terrific” – Grammarphobia

St Paul’s Cathedral – Quote Investigator

Steeleye Span – Thomas The Rhymer (Live) – YouTube

The structure of the cushions in the feet of African elephants (Loxodonta africana) – NCBI

Horseshoe Superstitions – Journal of American Folklore

Ferrous Friend Or Foe? How Iron Became The Enemy Of Fairy Folk – Folklore Thursdays

Wið færstice – Wikipedia

The Poet Laureate and the Gift of Sherry

Music: Chris Collins, indiemusicbox.com

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