March 22, 2017
Sci-Fi Book Club Podcast Questions for the Future #3: Are There Any More Stellar Women Sci-Fi Writers?
In which the Sci-Fi Book Club answers questions for the future, including Adriana’s question, “Are there any more stellar women sci-fi writers?” Brent has answers in his bookbag; Jon gets religious; and we play some musical instruments.
March 17, 2017
Sci-Fi Book Club Podcast Questions for the Future #2: Do Birds in the Future Have Human Teeth?
In which the Sci-Fi Book Club answers questions for the future, including Giuliana’s question, “Do birds in the future have human teeth?” Y’all ready for this?
March 12, 2017
Sci-Fi Book Club Podcast Questions for the Future #1: When Am I Gonna Die and When Is Dinosaurs Gonna Appear?
In which the Sci-Fi Book Club answers questions for the future, including Elayna’s question, “When am I gonna die and when is dinosaurs gonna appear?” Brent and Jon say a prayer for Elayna, and count down the Top Five Visionaries of the 2000s and 2010s Who Were Not Recognized in Their Own Time.
March 4, 2017
Sci-Fi Book Club Podcast #22: Teen Todd
In which the Sci-Fi Book Club reads Frankenstein, or, The Modern Prometheus by Mary Shelley, 1818. Still stuck in 2017, Brent and Jon return to Boneshaker Books for another live show! Our Minnesotan friend Aaron remembers high school, we tell ghost stories, and then fail at tattoos.
February 17, 2017
In which the Sci-Fi Book Club reads How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional Universe by Charles Yu, 2010. When the pod crash lands on White Bear Lake in 2017, Brent and Jon take the podcast to Boneshaker Books in beautiful Minneapolis for the first live show! We're joined by a gaggle of Minnesotans, learn Minnesota facts, and answer some questions for the future.
February 4, 2017
Sci-Fi Book Club Podcast #20: We’re All Having Fun
In which the Sci-Fi Book Club counts down the Top 20 Books, Movies, and Segments of Season 01. Brent and Jon are joined by old friends Adam, Z, Uno, and Dos for the SFBCPC Season 01 Season Finale. Adam’s just lips for now, Uno and Dos are bilingual now, Z starts writing Just the Tips of my Lips, we make contact, our Baby Producers criticize us, and finally, the longest rap.
00:00:00 - 1:15:58: Guests Adam, Z, Uno, and Dos help Brent and Jon count down from #20 to #6.
1:15:59 - 1:39:42: Brent and Jon make contact with 900 years in our past!
1:39:43 - 2:03:27: We begin the Top 5 on the Countdown with our Baby Producers.
2:03:48 - 2:24:19: The #1 Book and #1 Segment of Season 01.
2:24:20 - 2:39:03: Rap Words
February 1, 2017
Sci-Fi Book Club Podcast #19: Cross Species Peace Treaty
In which the Sci-Fi Book Club reads Maddaddamm by Margaret Atwood, 2013. Rey's back on the pod, which means we finally finish a book series on the SFBCPC. Later, when Rey is explaining cocoon technology, Brent and Jon realize its inventor is none other than Doctor Rumplescott, their arch nemesis.
January 26, 2017
Sci-Fi Book Club Podcast #18: Tiny Dyson
In which the Sci-Fi Book Club reads The Dark Forest by Cixin Liu, 2008. Upon Dyson's return, Brent and Jon struggle to understand the curse that summons Tiny Dyson. The search for Dyson ... ends?
August 15, 2016
Sci-Fi Book Club Podcast #17: Cocoon Room
In which the Sci-Fi Book Club reads The Year of the Flood by Margaret Atwood, 2009. Already, there are frogs; Rey takes a nap; and Brent and Jon sing a hymn. It's a big steamin' load of content.
July 11, 2016
Sci-Fi Book Club Podcast #16: June/July Creation Times
In which the Sci-Fi Book Club reads Life, The Universe, and Everything by Douglas Adams, 1982. When our old friend Steve comes back to inspect the pod, Brent and Jon find it hard to talk about a third book in the Hitchhikers series, but do cover butts, the creation story, and frogs. Plus, Sexy After Dark Christmas Special raps.