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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 She’s been replaced by Zack, who joins Amelia to talk about the past and future of the show and the Doctor.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"


December 4th, 2017    

Epidode 222: Won’t You Think Of The Straight White Men

This week we have special guest Ness to talk about family, boundaries, and the holidays. 


Ness is back to playing “Fallout 4

Amelia is watching “Future Man” on Hulu

Bell’s entire existence has been devoured by her puppy, the canine scourge of the earth.


Also mentioned:


A Darker Shade of Magic” by V.E. Schwab

Shadowscapes Companion

Many Waters” by Madeleine L’Engle

A Wrinkle in Time

Wonder Woman

Justice League

Mass Effect: Andromeda

Elder Scrolls

Assassin’s Creed: Origins

The Last Starfighter

The Hunger Games



November 27th, 2017    

Episode 221: Puppy

On this week's Can't Talk Podcast, Amelia rage quits "Shadow of War" and Bell gets a puppy.

Amelia recommends: "Assassin's Creed: Origins"

Bell is not sure about: getting a puppy

Also mentioned:

"Fresh Off The Boat"


November 13th, 2017    

Episode 219: Demon Nipple Babies

On this week's Can't Talk Podcast, Amelia and Bell talk "Assassin's Creed: Origins," "Shadow of War," and weird snail goo.

Bell recommends: Endlessly washing your face

Amelia recommends: "Shadow of War"

Also Mentioned:

Safiya Nygaard on the Korean Beauty Routine

"Stranger Things 2"








November 7th, 2017    

Episode 218: 59′06

This week’s episode contains topics that may be triggering for some of our listeners. If discussions about diet, eating disorders, or sexual assault are unsafe for you, I’d recommend skipping this one.


This week, we talk about how we manage our very different eating disorders. Then we go on to talk about #metoo and the revelations concerning sexual abuse in Hollywood.


Also mentioned:


John Cage "4:33"

Complete Idiot’s Guide to Quilting


Reaper Man

Men at Arms

Shaping SoundAfter The Curtain

"Intuitive Eating"

So You Think You Can Dance



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