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Discussing books, television, games, movies, writing, and feminism. A lot of feminism. Inappropriate jokes in abundance. Language & content are absolutely NSFW.

February 19th, 2018    

Episode 231: Spurger

Amelia recommends: "Agent To The Stars" by John Scalzi

Bell recommends: organizing craft things

Also Mentioned:

"Lock In"

"Autopsy Room Four"


"The Watcher In The Woods"


"Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters"

Instant Pot

365 Days of Slow Cooking

"Yuri On Ice"

Power Crunch Bars

"Nerdist Podcast: Michael Dorn"


February 12th, 2018    

Episode 230: What We Know About Stuff

This week, Bell and Amelia talk about wine (we know nothing about wine), the dissections of science classes past, and what we want to happen to our bodies when we die. Then we talk about the complexities of raising teenagers—knowing when to set limits and when to let go. 



Amelia loved “Binti” by Nnedi Okorafor

Bell played through “Assassin’s Creed Origins: The Hidden Ones

Also Mentioned:


Sew & Stow

Pancake Sex Book Club” (PSBC)

Horizon: Zero Dawn


February 5th, 2018    

Episode 229: Gateways

On this week's Can't Talk Podcast Bell and Amelia talk VR and going to the doctor.

Bell recommends: "The Invisible Hours"

Amelia says: you gotta go to the doctor, sorry

Also mentioned:

"Seagulls! (Stop It Now)"

Handbag of Holding

"Crocodile Dundee" Remake? Or HOAX?

"Jumanji" App

"Zathura: A Space Adventure"

"Central Intelligence"

"Gone Home"


"The Sexy Brutale"




"A Blind Legend"

New Fable Game?



January 29th, 2018    

Episode 228: That’s Good for Poopin’


Bell and Amelia figure out their zombie apocalypse plan and review “The Last Jedi.”

Amelia fell in love with “The Shape of Water.”
Bell had a blast in “The Diner Duo.”

Also mentioned:
The Hamilton app
Agents of Dreamland
The Girl With All The Gifts
Descriptionary: A Thematic Dictionary
Pacific Rim: Uprising
Persona 5
I Expect You To Die
Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes
Until Dawn: Rush of Blood
Star Wars: The Last Jedi


January 22nd, 2018    

Episode 227: Have We Talked About “Magic Mike XXL”

On this week's Can't Talk Podcast, Bell and Amelia talk mental health, self care, mindfulness and a neutral approach to how "well" we're doing.

Bell recommends: "Persona 5"

Amelia recommends: "Hand of Fate 2"

Also Mentioned:

"Magic Mike XXL"

"God of War"

"Stories: Path of Destinies"

"Tales From The Borderlands"

"Agents of Mayhem"

"Assassin's Creed: Origins"

"Frozen Wilds" DLC for "Horizon Zero Dawn"

"Final Fantasy XIV"

"Black Mirror"



January 15th, 2018    

Episode 226: Everybody Gets A Space Girlfriend

Spoiler Alert: Spoilers for everything that has ever happened on “Doctor Who”, ever.


Bell got kicked off the podcast this week because she stopped watching “Doctor Who.” She’s been replaced by Zack, who joins Amelia to talk about the past and future of the show and the Doctor.


Zack can’t talk because he’s been watching “Deep Space Nine

Amelia is reading “Strange Weather” by Joe Hill

Also Mentioned:

Star Trek: Voyager

Star Trek: Discovery

The Orville

Mass Effect

Skeleton Crew” by Stephen King

"Horns" by Joe Hill
Nos4A2” by Joe Hill

Heart Shaped Box” by Joe Hill


January 1st, 2018    

Episode 225: David S. Pumpkins

On this week's Can't Talk Podcast, Bell and Amelia talk Disneyland, changes and stuff we love.

Bell recommends: Homemade Christmas decorating

Amelia recommends: "Animal Crossing: New Leaf"

Also Mentioned:

"Assassin's Creed: Origins"

David S. Pumpkins


December 25th, 2017    

Episode 174 (Rerun): It Came From The Whole

We are taking this Christmas off, so enjoy this rerun of holiday and other stuff talk from last year!

Show notes available here.


December 18th, 2017    

Episode 224: Superman’s Crotchular Area


This week we talk about ways to make the holiday season brighter, or at least slightly less miserable.


Bell’s been busy with her Commodore 64

Amelia is loving every second of “Assassin’s Creed: Origins

Superman Drinking fountain

Difficult People

Doctor Who: 12 Doctors, 12 Stories, 12 Postcards

Biographical Dictionary of Greek and Roman Women


Mail Order Monsters

Where In The World Is Carmen Sandiego

Dragon Age: Inquisition

Mass Effect:Initiation” by N.K. Jemison

Mass Effect: Annihilation” by Catherynne Valente


December 11th, 2017    

Episode 223: Nude On The Butt Side

On this week's Can't Talk Podcast, Bell and Amelia talk "Assassin's Creed," music, and various things they don't like. The usual.

Bell is meh about: "Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp"

Amelia does not recommend: "The Enchantment Emporium" by Tanya Huff

Also Mentioned:

"Stardew Valley"

"Harry Potter" from Niantic?


"The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue"


"The Ice Queen"

"Straight Outta Compton"

"The Vanilla Ice Project"

The Lonely Island

"Brooklyn 99"

"Fresh Off The Boat"


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