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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



October 30th, 2017    

Episode 217: Fingering the Cheese Cup

On this week's Can't Talk Podcast, Amelia and Bell talk about the new "Star Trek," sewing, and "Kingsman: The Golden Circle."

Bell recommends: Serging

Amelia recommends: "Star Trek: Discovery" and (with some caveats) "The Orville"

Also Mentioned:

Paperback Swap

"The OA"


October 23rd, 2017    

Episode 216: Millenials Are Killing Hot Air Balloons

This week, Bell and Amelia revisit the subject of shame.


Amelia went to the hot air balloon festival in Albuquerque

Bell went estate sale-ing.


Also Mentioned:

Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Puerto Rico recovery song

The Silmarillion

The Very Large Arrays

Shadow of War

Shadows of Mordor

Assassin’s Creed: Origins

God of War

Costume Quest 2

Neverending Nightmares



October 16th, 2017    

Episode 215: Darn It

On this week's Can't Talk Podcast, Amelia and Bell talk arts in school, which instruments are the actual worst on parents, raising gifted kids who may or may not have ADHD, and other things.

Bell recommends: stuff?

Amelia recommends: "Fresh of the Boat"

Also Mentioned:

Eldritch Horror

Elder Sign

"Agents of Mayhem"

"The Goldbergs"


"Brooklyn 99"

"Modern Family"


October 9th, 2017    

Episide 214: The Salt Devil’s Asshole

This week Bell and Amelia agree to talk about nothing and end up talking about our kids, Bell’s weird religious upbringing, and whether the Popemobile has a custom horn.


The High Conflict Couple"

"Thud"” by Terry Pratchett

Witches Abroad” by Terry Pratchett

Falling In Love Is Hard On The Knees” by Aerosmith

“Eat The Rich” by Aerosmith


October 2nd, 2017    

Episode 213: Toxic

On this week's Can't Talk Podcast, Amelia and Bell talk about toxic friendship, scary games, and "Destiny."

Bell recommends: "Destiny 2"

Amelia recommends: "Neverending Nightmares" (if you like super scary stuff)

Also mentioned: 

"Horizon Zero Dawn"

"Bioshock Infinite"


"The Stand"

"Dolores Claiborne"


September 25th, 2017    

Episode 212: The Okayness Feeling

This week, Bell and Amelia talk about recovering from depression, the misery of air travel (especially for fat people), and how the Patriarchy screws everyone.


Amelia recommends: “The Leftovers

Bell recommends cleaning or something.


Also mentioned:






September 18th, 2017    

Episode 211: Murder Is Fun

On this week's Can't Talk Podcast, Bell and Amelia talk teens, family, diet culture, and more!

Bell recommends: being less depressed!

Amelia recommends: gentle yoga

Also Mentioned:

"Jackbox 3"

"Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice"


September 11th, 2017    

Episode 210: All The Butts Are Missing

This week, Amelia and Bell talk about the difference between boundaries and rules, and whether people should dictate what other people say on social media.


Amelia’s on the fence about “Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

Bell’s blowing things up in “Agents of Mayhem


Also mentioned:

Saint’s Row 3

Saint’s Row IV

Enslaved: Odyssey to the West


The Daily Pratchett” on Twitter

Guards! Guards!

Alice: Madness Returns


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