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EPISODE 163: Tusk

Mr. Huge Jorts is on the scene, folks, and he’s presented us with some extremely challenging material! Roy joins us this week to Manitoba: Become Walrus as we watch Kevin James’s Tusk. Mr. Epicmealtime, PLEASE go on Fearbaiting!RECOMMENDATIONS:BNA: Brand New AnimalJigsaw puzzles!Roy can be found on twitter at @semperfunny, and her Mo Dao Zu Shi podcast is Podcasting is Forbidden in the Cloud Recesses!Intro/outro music by Satah who makes music under the name people you meet outside of bars, for more tunes head over to gaygothvibes.online!Edited by Sara, who can be found curled up in a ball in the middle…

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EPISODE 162: Ready or Not

Who’s that hiding behind that bush in your neighbors back yard? Why, it’s Fearbaiting, and with a new episode, no less! If you promise not to give us up, we’ll share our hiding spot and our conversation with János (@janoskapuvari) about Ready or Not, a horror movie kind of about the children’s game hide and seek but also about classism and class warfare. What a blast! Topics also include: quarantine check-ins, Animal Crossing but in real life, teenage film pretensions, and MORE!RECOMMENDATIONS:ChihayafuruOne PieceTheme music thanks to Satah, you can find more of their work under people you meet outside of…

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EPISODE 161: Coraline

This week, your host is joined by Ion (@violetmagician_) as we venture into Coraline. Don’t worry, the buttons on our eyes are there for totally innocuous reasons. Topics this week include: social distancing, Twitter distancing, gunhead, spiderwives, and MORE!RECOMMENDATIONS:Mashin Sentai KiramagerWelcome to Demon School! Iruma-kunTheme music thanks to Satah, you can find more of their work under people you meet outside of bars.Editing done by Blair Kitsch, who you can find NOWHERE because he’s SOCIAL DISTANCING!!!!!

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EPISODE 160: Shadow of the Vampire

Velcome back, dear listeners. I am speaking in a overblown German accent as is customary and am telling you this instead of vriting it out because halfvay through this bit I realized how tiresome that vould be.Bleh! This week, we brought Stephanie (@ageofoddish) along with us to venture into a world of bad German accents, metafiction, and Willem DaFoe as we watched Shadow of the Vampire! Mostly we talk about the Twilight series, but I think you can forgive us for that one.RECOMMENDATIONS:The AmericansGuilty Gear Xrd REV 2Theme music thanks to Satah, you can find more of their work under…

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EPISODE 159: The Abominable Dr. Phibes

This week, we strap on our weird forehead mirrors and don our stethoscopes as we, joined by An (@an_gremlin), venture into the horrors of the medical world with The Abominable Dr. Phibes! Our topics include Arknights Chatter, Gay Tintin Hospital (which Blair has without a doubt edited into an episode before and which you can listen to in its fullness here), Biblical Plagues, IRL Rats in Walls, and MORE!RECOMMENDATIONS:Phantom of the ParadiseAnohana: The Flower We Saw That DayTheme music thanks to Satah, you can find more of their work under people you meet outside of bars.Editing done by Blair Kitsch,…

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EPISODE 158: Uzumaki

This week on Fearbaiting, the search is over. This two-year psyop disguised as a podcast to find the new CEO of Beyblades, Inc has come to a close, and that person is JB (@GemstoneJester)! In addition to their job interview, we also got to talk for a bit about the 2000 adaptation of Junji Ito’s Uzumaki! And boy, do I hope you like impressions of cartoon characters in this one, because we’ve got them in spades this week!RECOMMENDATIONS:Kentucky Route ZeroThere Existed an Addiction to BloodTheme music thanks to Satah, you can find more of their work under people you meet…

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EPISODE 157: Death Note

Welcome back, y’all! This week, after months and months of consideration, we’ve invited Su to join us once again to talk about Death Note! No, not the 2009 movie, or the ill-fated Netflix adaptation, but the whole damn anime itself! We, of course, talk about the nuances of criminality and justice and the highbrow hugebrained philosophies of Death Note but also, of course, about how every character in Naruto is Catholic.RECOMMENDATIONS:Keep Your Hands Off EizoukenFlash in the PanTheme music thanks to Satah, you can find more of their work under people you meet outside of bars.Editing done by Blair Kitsch,…

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EPISODE 156: Parasite

Friend of the show Morg joins us to talk about Bong Joon-Ho’s new film, Parasite! We recommend that you don’t listen to this before you’ve had a chance to see the film for yourself, but whatever! We’re not your dad!We also talk about how the show is going to take a break from the end of November to the start of February, because Sara needs to avoid burnout, and we thank you for your understanding.RECOMMENDATIONS:Resident Evil 2 RemakeSpindlewheelIntro/outro music by Satah, whose music can be found under people you meet outside of bars at gaygothvibes.online!

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EPISODE 155: Monster House

Oh, the morally-neutral winds of fate have swept us by again, which is to say, we talked about Monster House last episode in conversational passing and then we just happened upon someone who wanted to watch it with us, that person being JB (@GemstoneJester). So we did! Join us as we struggle to remember what that one movie… also from this era… you know… the other Halloween one… is called, talk in surprising detail about MoCap, discuss the ethics of putting a woman in a cage, and SO much more!RECOMMENDATIONS:Parasite (2019) OverworldsTheme music thanks to Satah, you can find more…

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EPISODE 154: Halloween: Resurrection

Schlocktober 2019 is coming to a close, and who better to help us bring it all in than Ceridwen (@girlin4colors) bringing with her in tow the eighth installment in the Halloween franchise, Halloween: Resurrection! Join us as we talk about Bad Movie Deeplore, Vriska (for far too long), Competitive Cup Stacking, and more!RECOMMENDATIONS:Over the Garden WallThe Magnus ArchivesYamishibaiShudderTheme music thanks to Satah, you can find more of their work under people you meet outside of bars.Editing done by Blair Kitsch, who you can find hiding in any pile of leaves, waiting to strike.

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