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#83: A Pit of Feek

July 26th, 2018 · 86 minutes

The boys weigh in on The Civility Debate.

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Links and Show Notes

This week, Merlin has managed his time poorly and John has notes about the verisimilitude of Memoji. John’s daughter is at camp and Merlin thinks the show notes are just a mess.

This week’s mini-topic cover’s Merlin’s struggle with a sound bar. This leads to some TV (set) talk. John is in the market for a new one and Merlin asks for some tech advice. Plants are discussed.

John brings us up to date on his recent trip to England, and Merlin talks about Cho Chang.

John has some notes on Merlin’s ice cream workflow. John has many layers, and Merlin just wants to get back to his life. Merlin’s family raids John’s Plex, and Professor Siracusa has some recommendations. Zelda is discussed, and John has a thought on Link’s gender. The Mann Family Summer Movie Project is discussed.

(Recorded on Tuesday, July 17, 2018.)

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