Beef, Wine & Shenanigans

Hosts Marc Abbott, Kirk Johnson, Denise Tapscott, Steven Van Patten, and the occasional special guest chop it up over all things nerd but also present serious commentary on the divisive politics of the current day.

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February 16, 2022 00:13:53
Quick Beef: Rest In Peace Pat Atwell

Quick Beef: Rest In Peace Pat Atwell

Yesterday, the BWS family lost a good man. Among many other things, he acted as the MC of the release party for ‘Hell at The Way Station.’ He did so with a class and style that helped make the day so special. But nothing was as special as just hanging with him at the bar. We’ll miss him, but we will also remember to keep his loving spirit alive in our hearts. See you on the other side, Brother! You were definitely one of a kind. ...

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February 09, 2022 01:00:03
Beef, Wine & Shenanigans!

Beef, Wine & Shenanigans!

Damn, Gina! Somebody tried to kidnap Tisha Campbell! Holy Human Trafficking, Batman!!This is probably the only podcast in the world that is going to cover the aforementioned story and still make time to talk about the new plot holes in ‘Book Of Boba Fett’, so there is NO reason not to tune it!Oh and Denise Tapscott is back! So hit play and let’s do this! ...

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February 01, 2022 01:03:46
Banned in the USA

Banned in the USA

The team takes a serious look at how racism is allowed to foster in the US with bans on books and CRT. Then, a much more fun conversation about The Book of Boba Fett and why people can’t just be patient when they know damn good and well these helmeted space hoodlums will eventually bring the heat! Sponsored by Speculative Fiction Academy! ...

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January 25, 2022 00:59:39
The Connective Tissue

The Connective Tissue

The team marvels over The Eternals and all the good, bad, and the tropey that comes with it. We also a fun walk down cosplay memory lane! We’ll get back to complaining about evil people next week. This is BWS at its most nerdlicious! ...

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January 18, 2022 01:04:54
F*** Your Diet

F*** Your Diet

Coming in to celebrate the 2nd anniversary of her book ‘F*** Your Diet’ journalist, author, and hilarious stand-up comic Chloe Hilliard joins Marc Abbott, Kirk Johnson, and SVP for an insightful conversation around toxic fandom, toxic politics, and her amazing book. Feel every piece of this! ...

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January 05, 2022 00:59:29
At Least There Wasn’t A 20 Minute Rave Scene!

At Least There Wasn’t A 20 Minute Rave Scene!

The team covers a lot of ground during the first episode of 2022. Filling out tonight’s menu: The Book of Boba Fett, (and why you won’t see Boba get to gangster) Matrix Resurrections and a big shout out to Twitter for doing the right thing! RIP Betty White and Max Julian! OH! And Kirk has a big announcement! (Check out The Logo!) ...

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