Jan 17, 2019
In this week's episode, we ask the age-old question: Why does pink lemonade taste better than regular lemonade? Oh, and we also discuss Stephen King's "The Jaunt" from 1985's Skeleton Crew. Then, for reasons, we read the Wikipedia page for Alfred Bester's The Stars My Destination. Things get very confusing.
Jan 11, 2019
In this week’s episode, we go through Stanley Kubrick’s infamous film adaptation of Stephen King’s The Shining. Was King being a big baby about getting his screenplay rejected? Did Kubrick abuse Shelley Duvall? Also, to get Jack Nicholson in the right agitated mood, he was only fed cheese sandwiches for two...
Dec 19, 2018
In this week's episode, we prepare our lengthy read of The Shining by first discussing Stephen King's "lost" prologue to the novel, which turns out to basically just be a montage of spooky incidents surrounding the Overlook Hotel. Should this have been cut from the original manuscript? Tune in and find out!
Dec 13, 2018
In this week's episode, Betty Rocksteady joins us to discuss "The Breathing Method" from Stephen King's Different Seasons. Why isn't this novella bookending the collection? What's up with this weird spooky building? Can someone actually drown in a phone booth? And also: Max tells everybody about the time he was trapped...
Dec 6, 2018
Stephen Spignesi joins us on the program to discuss his many years of studying the writing of Stephen King. His latest book, Stephen King, American Master: A Creepy Corpus of Facts About Stephen King & His Work, is available now.
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