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November Update

Things have been a little crazy, and here is why!

Back to our regular episodes next week!

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Beauty and the Beast, Minute 52: Tangents and Fuzzy Cloak Thingys

In this episode we talk about minute 52 of Beauty and the Beast:

Lauryn Reid joins us to bring some musical expertise to the show!
We talk about the passage of time during this part of the film
Belle and Beast’s relationship, inner dialog, and uncertainties
Mood and music shifts
Where do their clothes come from? Are Belle’s dresses from previous girls? His mother? A tailor?
More clothes and colors talk

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Beauty and the Beast, Minute 51: Kinda Cute Though Right?

In this episode we talk about minute 51 of Beauty and the Beast:

Tierney the Librarian joins us from the NeverEnding Minute once again!
We FINALLY get to see the library; gushing and incredulity ensue
The Trinity College Library in Dublin
Beast and Belle’s reactions to the library and each other
What does Beast mean “Then it’s yours!”?
Little Mermaid easter egg?
We talk about Maurice, Lumiere, Mrs. Potts, and Chip, and their ever watchful eyes
More on Chip, and Disney Dark Age movie love
Belle and Beast’s breakfast
Kinda Cute though right?
Check out our guest Tierney Steele Callaghan on: Instagram, Twitter, her website, The NeverEnding Minute, and the Return to Oz Minute

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Beauty and the Beast, Minute 50: Promises You Don’t Intend To Keep

In this episode we talk about minute 50 of Beauty and the Beast:

Tierney the Librarian joins us from the NeverEnding Minute
Belle is the Patron Saint of Librarians
You can tell we are book nerds… because book talk!
More love for the Doggoman and David Ogden Stiers
Phantom Studio C skit
Belle and Beast’s relationship development so far
Check out our guest Tierney Steele Callaghan on: Instagram, Twitter, her website, The NeverEnding Minute, and the Return to Oz Minute

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Cover Art Contest for Beauty and the Beastly Minute!

We are looking for new cover art for the podcast, and want you artist out there to be a part of it!

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Beauty and the Beast, Minute 49: Twitch, the Lad School, and Armillary Spheres

In this episode we talk about minute 49 of Beauty and the Beast:

 Crystal Beth joins us one more time and explains Unlimited Lives and Twitch!
The Doggoman
Crystal Beth tells us about the Lad School and Asylums back in the day
We talk about the things that Maurice brings with him to try and rescue Belle
Some weather talk, LeFou, and Full moons
Check out our guest  Crystal Beth on:  The Fifth Eleminute, Unlimited Lives

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Beauty and the Beast, Minute 48: Then Somebody Bends

In this episode we talk about minute 48 of Beauty and the Beast:

Crystal Beth joins us!
We discuss Belle and Beast “beginning to bend”
Gaston’s secret meeting in the Tavern
Bobby FINALLY saw the 2017 version, and we talk about it
Tony Jay is Monsieur D’Arque
We talk unwanted suitors and relationships

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Beauty and the Beast, Minute 47: The Hippocratic Lie

In this episode we talk about minute 47 of Beauty and the Beast:

Ashton Lewis joins us with his Beastly insights!
We talk about the moment of Belle’s big decision
Belle’s cloak and carrying Beast
As Belle tends to Beast we analyze the room and it’s ties to Beast identity
Beast and Belle bicker and argue

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Beauty and the Beast, Minute 46: Belle Vs Buttercup

In this episode we talk about minute 46 of Beauty and the Beast:

We talk horse kick power and injuries
Belle VS Buttercup, a comparison of our favorite princesses
Belle gets Beastly
Beast to the rescue!
Bitey-Fighty Animals

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Beauty and the Beast, Minute 45: Wolves, Dads, and Cautionary Tales

In this episode we talk about minute 45 of Beauty and the Beast:

Larry Hagner joins us from The Good Dad Project
We talk about promises
A cautionary tale of playing in the woods
Firearms and freezing water

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The NeverEnding Story, Minute 092: Reviewing Our Reviews

In this episode we talk about minute 92 of The NeverEnding Story:
Tierney finally learns that “BVK” stands for in these credits… OR DOES SHE?
Thomas shouts out the casting crew that found all our favorites while we’re both obsessed with Twyla Weixl’s name.
The episode finishes out with the reading of all our reviews

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The NeverEnding Story, Minute 091: Credit Where It’s Due

In this episode we talk about minute 91 of The NeverEnding Story:
Mike Carlucci is back and he has finally seen the movie The NeverEnding Story!
After guessing what the story would be about during his week of guesting, Mike tells us his impression of the film overall.
Tierney gets in a last bit of movie analysis by trying to identify these last three buildings while Thomas gives us one more crazy theory: Artax as Padme.

Check out Mike Carlucci on Return to Oz Minute

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The NeverEnding Story, Minute 090: Terror from the Skies

In this episode we talk about minute 90 of The NeverEnding Story:

Super long dad joke today, Pam the social media extraordinaire, our last full minute of action, another Falkor favorite,
Falkor is into terrorizing these kids, what’s he going to do?!?, “bully radar”,
Tierney realizes it’s the next morning and finally feels bad for Major Dad,
terrified people on the street analysis, more exploration of this Vancouver location,
the physics of Falkor’s flying, synchronized dumpster diving,
Pinhead Power, our last new Alan Oppenheimer character

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The NeverEnding Story, Minute 089: Bastian’s Wild Ride

In this episode we talk about minute 89 of The NeverEnding Story:
It IS Steve Lastoe, back for another day of guesting with us from The Princess Bride Minute (and the future X-Minutes podcast), He’s here to quote Hamilton with Thomas and explain why for years he had no interest in watching this movie.
Meanwhile Tierney points out that Falkor is 100% down to traumatize Bastian’s bullies.
Tune in for a terrible Canadian accent and our discovery of the BC Place Stadium as well as more favorite kids-movies-starring-kids.

Be sure to check out our guest: Steve Lastoe from The Princess Bride Minute

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The NeverEnding Story, Minute 088: It’s Like The Nothing Never Was!

In this episode we talk about minute 88 of The NeverEnding Story:
Jonathan Carlisle is back for a much happier minute with Thomas and Tierney.
After hearing he’ll have unlimited wishes, Bastian decides the most important thing is to get to ride Falkor, of course.
Thomas and Tierney are thrilled to have Joanthan back to talk about how there’s always a catch with wishes, to ponder what happened to these resurrected characters when they were taken by The Nothing, and to share our top 3 kids-movies-starring-kids movies.

Be sure to check out our guest: Jonathan Carlisle from The Princess Bride Minute

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The NeverEnding Story, Minute 087: Oblivious Coupling

In this episode we talk about minute 87 of The NeverEnding Story:

The hosts of The Princess Bride Minute have messed with our minds once again! Today we’re joined by Steve Lastoe who helps set us straight about how little our movies actually have in common.
According to our guest, this is the most important scene and we have a very interesting time analyzing the symbolism of the Empress giving Bastian the seed to create the new Fantastia.
Tierney’s lack of make-up knowledge is exposed as we spend another minute admiring the job that Tami Stronach did in this movie before discussing how the wishes to create Fantasia will work.
Be sure to check out our guest: Steve Lastoe from The Princess Bride Minute

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The NeverEnding Story, Minute 086: Call My Name (Even if it’s Awful)!

In this episode we talk about minute 86 of The NeverEnding Story:
This minute is so packed that we just skip right over the part where Jonathan Carlisle staged a coup against his Princess Bride Minute co-host Steve to get to guest today.
Tierney expresses her anger over Bastian’s naming choice for the Empress because she grew up thinking the whole point was to not know her new name.
The boys try to make it better by introducing her to the idea of Barbara Reading Bux who just had a cute nickname from her husband.
Then Bastian takes us to the Empress only for Thomas to break out in problems!
Tune in if you love talk of gravitational pull, light sources, and have always wondered what happened in the book. (Hint: It’s totally different from this!)

Be sure to check out our guest: Jonathan Carlisle from The Princess Bride Minute

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The NeverEnding Story, Minute 085: Emote Directly Into the Camera

In this episode we talk about minute 85 of The NeverEnding Story:
What happened to Jonathan? What happened to Atreyu?!
Thomas has Tierney and Steve Lastoe of The Princess Bride Minute to emotionally support him as he has to watch The Childlike Empress cry.
Steve brings some excellent discussion of universe building and destruction as well as the fun observation that perhaps we’re watching a young Jim Carrey.
This minute brings us right up to the moment when Bastian will CALL HER NAME!

Be sure to check out our guest: Steve Lastoe from The Princess Bride Minute

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The NeverEnding Story, Minute 084: The One Thing Bastian Can’t Imagine

In this episode we talk about minute 84 of The NeverEnding Story:

Dean of LSG Media podcast and Jonathan-guest-host-extraordinare-Carlise are back for one more day to discuss the unfortunate destruction of the Ivory Tower around the Childlike Empress and Atreyu.
One more day to be impressed by her calmness in the face of her own mortality, one more day to critique the questionable special effects of these space rocks exploding, one more day to wonder how much it will take to get Bastian to actually embrace his destiny.
Be sure to check out our guests: Jonathan Carlisle from The Princess Bride Minute, and Dean from LSG Media

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The NeverEnding Story, Minute 083: Smile and Pretend Everything’s Under Control

In this episode we talk about minute 83 of The NeverEnding Story:

After Dean expresses his appreciation for Thomas’s dad jokes and Jonathan manages to rhyme his notes for the minute, they get down to analyzing the minute in which the Empress and Atreyu worry that “basically the chosen one is kind of a dum dum”.
There’s more information from the book, another disturbing Georgia O’Keeffian interpretation of the Ivory Tower, and TWO name drops of the movie’s title by the characters.
Be sure to check out our guests: Jonathan Carlisle from The Princess Bride Minute, and Dean from LSG Media

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LD Baby

http://media.blubrry.com/neverendingminute/p/media.blubrry.com/beastlyminute/p/cast.rocks/hosting/7711/LDBaby.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS We had a baby! Hooray! So we haven’t had time to record and publish new episodes,...
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LDS Dating 031: Less-Active Fiancée?

http://media.blubrry.com/neverendingminute/p/media.blubrry.com/beastlyminute/p/cast.rocks/hosting/7711/LD031.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSWe discuss the situation of being in a serious relationship with someone who is less active...
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LDS Dating 030: Friend Zone

http://media.blubrry.com/neverendingminute/p/media.blubrry.com/beastlyminute/p/cast.rocks/hosting/7711/LD030.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSStuck in friend zone limbo. When he’s wanting to date, I’m unavailable. When I’m wanting to...
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LDS Dating 029: Date Escape Plans and Worst Case Scenarios

http://media.blubrry.com/neverendingminute/p/media.blubrry.com/beastlyminute/p/cast.rocks/hosting/7711/LD029.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSIn this very serious episode we start off talking about basic dating safety and having a plan...
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LDS Dating 028: The Grass is Always Greener…or is it?

http://media.blubrry.com/neverendingminute/p/media.blubrry.com/beastlyminute/p/cast.rocks/hosting/7711/LD028.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSAre you ready to commit and stay committed? Or should you break things off and enjoy getting...
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LDS Dating 027: What can you do to not feel nervous about a date?

http://media.blubrry.com/neverendingminute/p/media.blubrry.com/beastlyminute/p/cast.rocks/hosting/7711/LD027.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSWhat can you do to not feel nervous about a...
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LDS Dating 026: Ditching a dating commitment for a more interesting date

http://media.blubrry.com/neverendingminute/p/media.blubrry.com/beastlyminute/p/cast.rocks/hosting/7711/LD026.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSToday we talk about what to do if you’ve already said “yes” to a date and...
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LDS Dating 025: “I don’t know how to love”

http://media.blubrry.com/neverendingminute/p/media.blubrry.com/beastlyminute/p/cast.rocks/hosting/7711/LD025.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSToday we answer the question: The person I’m dating says “I don’t know how...
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LDS Dating 024: Why is the Law of Chastity SO important?

http://media.blubrry.com/neverendingminute/p/media.blubrry.com/beastlyminute/p/cast.rocks/hosting/7711/LD024.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSWe go a little deep this week to try an answer the question “Why is the Law of Chastity...
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LDS Dating 023: Announcement

http://media.blubrry.com/neverendingminute/p/media.blubrry.com/beastlyminute/p/cast.rocks/hosting/7711/LD023.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSThe LDS Dating podcast is all about YOU and your dating questions! We really need you to send...
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Popcorn and Pickles 012: The LEGO Ninjago Movie

We review the 2017 movie “The LEGO Ninjago Movie”, starring: Jackie Chan, Dave Franco, and Kumail Nanjiani.

We discuss LEGOs in today’s age, and LEGO movies overall.

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Popcorn and Pickles 011: The Circle

We review the 2017 movie “The Circle”, starring: Emma Watson, Tom Hanks, and John Boyega.

Johnny and Makenzie join as guests!

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Popcorn and Pickles 010: Wonder Woman +

We discuss the review the following movies: “Bay Watch”, “Wonder Woman”, “Captain Underpants”, “Ant-Man”, “My Cousin Vinny” from 1992, and “Bad Moms”.

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Popcorn and Pickles 009: Spider-Man: Homecoming

We discuss and review “Spider-Man: Homecoming”

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Popcorn and Pickles 008: Walt Disney World – Part 2

This is a long one! We talk about the individual rides at WDW from the Magic Kingdom, Animal Kingdom, and Hollywood Studios.

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Popcorn and Pickles 007: True Lies

We discuss and review the 1994 movie “True Lies”.

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Popcorn and Pickles 006: The Boss Baby

We discuss and review the movie “The Boss Baby” along with our 3 special guests.

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Popcorn and Pickles 005: Saving Mr. Banks

We discuss and review the movie “Saving Mr. Banks”

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Popcorn and Pickles 004: Walt Disney World – Part 1

This is about our recent trip to WDW. We discuss logistics of the trip, thoughts about each park, disability challenges, magicbands, “magic moments”, and more!

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Popcorn and Pickles 003: The Fate of the Furious

We discuss and review “The Fate of the Furious”

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