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Beauty and the Beast, Minute 63: Belle’s Feminine Wiles

Belle and Beast’s awkward post dance conversation
Belle, her feminine wiles, and that dress tho…
Janay recognizes Glen Keane’s animation through gestures
Beast tries to solve Belle’s problems, and we see Maurice lose everything
The Screenplay version differences

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Beauty and the Beast, Minute 62: Bittersweet and Strange

Janay is BACK! Gushing on the Ballroom scene and song she missed
We talk about the significance of blue and gold
CG, Jim Hillin, and the Ballroom floor design
Piano Vs Harpsichord, Music, and Musicians of the time
We show our ignorance about dancing
Size differences, and Belle and Beast’s silent signals to each other
Bittersweet and Strange on both sides
The Victory Clasp

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Beauty and the Beast, Minute 61: Birthday Flowers

Johnny joins us once again during Janay’s absence! We are also joined by wives of the show: Carri and Makenzie!
We discuss walking down the stairs, Mrs. Potts, and have lots of Downton Abbey references
Is Belle a gold digger?
We talk a bit about the animation and some art history
BIRTHDAY FLOWERS
We talk underage drinking
Everything is Rose Curse themed
We get our first looks at the Ballroom

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Beauty and the Beast, Minute 60: Chip’s Lullaby

Bobby is joined by a special guest co-host while Janay is away this week: his brother Johnny!
Shout outs to Popcorn and Pickles, Star Wars Minute, Indiana Jones Minute, The NeverEnding Minute, Mad Max Minute, MoviesbyMinutes, and The Turnaround
We discuss why the 2017 Beauty and the Beast really just can’t compare to the 1991 version
I am Jacques desperate attempt to barber, and does Jacques have a brother?
Parallels between The Wizard of Oz characters and Beauty and the Beast
We talk about Beast’s grooming and clothing choices as he preps for his big date
Johnny makes animators cry tears of joy and pain with his discoveries

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Beauty and the Beast, Minute 59: Garden Signs, Swimming Time, and Floofiness

Blake Reilly joins us from Clerks Minute, The Blake and Sal Show, and Boy Meets Retrocast
Bunny bushes and Broadway versions of Disney
Debate on the seasons and Wardrobe
Grass sign and Ball Peen hammers
Minotaurs and swimsuits
We finally SPLASH back into the original movie!
Lumiere’s life coaching as Beast gets cleaned up

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Beauty and the Beast, Minute 58: I Knew That

Why are they reading Romeo and Juliet?
Some background information about Romeo and Juliet, and William Shakespeare
Beast can’t read, and his and Belle’s reactions to that
We delve into the history of the French education system
After much deliberation, we decide on the Beast’s reading abilities
Shout out to Dark Knight Minute and Harry Potter Minute
The Palace of Versailles, and we’re still puzzling out the seasons and timeline
Joseph Hudson and the modern whistle

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Beauty and the Beast, Minute 57: Cleaning the Beast’s Lair

In this episode we talk about minute 57 of Beauty and the Beast:

Which rooms are we in as they are cleaning?
The Brave Little Toaster/Launchpad from DuckTales/Dustpan
We go deep on the portrait that Babette is cleaning and make some discoveries
French military uniforms
We discuss who became all the mops and dishes
Doggoman and Throwcat

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Beauty and the Beast, Minute 56: American Gothic, French Tea, British Servants

We dive in to minute 56 talking about the Wardrobe, voiced by Jo Anne Worley
We learn about the phrases “Savoir faire” and “Get down to brass tacks”
The “American Gothic” parody that Cogswoth and Mrs. Potts do, history of that painting and Grant Wood.
We’re back again to the debate on animated objects VS servants turned into objects
Addressing the goldfish in the room
The French and their history with tea
Cogsworths backstory, computer tangents, Medusa-ized by the fireplace

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Beauty and the Beast, Minute 55: Knickknacks, Whatnots, and Hummels

In this episode we talk about minute 55 of Beauty and the Beast:

We realize that this is the last night of the movie! The rest of the film happens during this one night.
Further discussion on possible timelines for the story
Lumiere and Cogsworth messing with each other
We talk about the song “Human Again”
Marriage, divorce, and Lumiere in the 1700s
We meet some cosmetic characters
Knickknacks, Whatnot’s, and Hummels

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Beauty and the Beast, Minute 54: I Don’t Mean to be a Hater, BUT…

In this episode we talk about minute 54 of Beauty and the Beast:

 Janay and Bobby start in on the special edition-added-back-in footage, including the song “Humans Again”
Belle and Beast finally get some alone time and we wonder if Belle knows that the servants are actually humans
The work it took to add “Humans Again” back into the original film
Janay laments the treatment of Cogsworth in this footage
 Discussion of the bonus servants

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The Neverending Adventures of Thomas: X-Minutes

Thomas is back, to introduce his new podcast: X-Minutes, doing a scene-by-scene analysis and discussion of Marvel’s Mutant Movies, starting with 2000’s X-Men. 

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The Nevending Story, Minute 94: We’re all part of the Neverending Story

In this episode we talk about minute 94 of The NeverEnding Story:

Could this be the end of The Neverending Minute?
But that’s impossible!
Pete and Alex of Star Wars Minute join your hosts for minute 94 (94) and to bid farewell to the first season of this podcast.
If you want to check out Pete the Retailer go to www.petetheretailer.com
If you want to check out Alex Robinson go to www.comicbookalex.com
Check out their show at StarwarsMinute.com
and be sure to check out MoviesbyMinute.com

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The NeverEnding Story, Minute 093: Listener Appreciation

In this episode we talk about minute 93 of The NeverEnding Story:

Bobby Flores (who runs Growler Media) checks in on Thomas and Tierney as they point out their last favorite names and job titles in the credits and he joins the debate of what an editorial librarian does.
Then all 3 of us take a deep dive into the posts of our listener society, thanking those who participated and sharing our favorite observations.
We also thank all our guests from the show and have a laugh over our google search analytics.
Don’t forget to tune in tomorrow to find out if this podcast truly is neverending!
Check out Bobby on Beauty and the Beastly Minute, the LDS Dating podcast, and twitter

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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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LD Baby

We had a baby! Hooray!

So we haven’t had time to record and publish new episodes, Sorry!

Be sure to send us your dating questions and we will answer them as soon as we’re back!

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LDS Dating 031: Less-Active Fiancée?

We discuss the situation of being in a serious relationship with someone who is less active and does not want to be involved with the church.

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LDS Dating 030: Friend Zone

Stuck in friend zone limbo. When he’s wanting to date, I’m unavailable. When I’m wanting to date, he’s unavailable. It’s been years! We have always just been friends. How do we finally escape the friend zone? Or should we just move on?

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LDS Dating 029: Date Escape Plans and Worst Case Scenarios

In this very serious episode we start off talking about basic dating safety and having a plan of escape if you are having an unpleasant date. From there we go into the heavy topic of worst case scenarios (date rape) and how to prepare for them, so you can avoid them entirely, or when cornered put up a fight!

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LDS Dating 028: The Grass is Always Greener…or is it?

Are you ready to commit and stay committed? Or should you break things off and enjoy getting to know other people? “I have a boyfriend, but someone else asked me out and I want to say yes. What should I do?”

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LDS Dating 027: What can you do to not feel nervous about a date?

What can you do to not feel nervous about a date?

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LDS Dating 026: Ditching a dating commitment for a more interesting date

Today we talk about what to do if you’ve already said “yes” to a date and then a more appealing alternative presents him/herself

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LDS Dating 025: “I don’t know how to love”

Today we answer the question: The person I’m dating says “I don’t know how to love” What do I do? As well as some exciting news about new podcasts!

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LDS Dating 024: Why is the Law of Chastity SO important?

We go a little deep this week to try an answer the question “Why is the Law of Chastity SO important?”

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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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