Episode 14: A Christmas Prince

Honestly, this episode was a long time coming. A Christmas Prince is rich in cultural influences, from the lives and loves of historical real-life royals, to classic fairy tales, to... investigative journalism, I guess? We also discuss other vitally important topics, like the dystopian alternate universe in which the movies take place and the cultural... Continue Reading →

Episode 13: Captain Marvel

We're back from Geek Girl Con and ready to talk about our adventures and the pop DNA of Captain Marvel! We even talked to Carol Danvers herself (well, some Captain Marvel cosplayers) to find out her thoughts. (There was a little cussing that we left in, to honor Carol.) We dive into the comics, looking... Continue Reading →

Episode 12: Chilling Adventures of Sabrina

We've enlisted the help of fellow That's Not Canon podcasters Jane and Kristen for our discussion of everyone's favorite teenage witch. We dive into portrayals of witches on page and screen, witches and witchcraft throughout history, including the infamous Salem Witch Trials, and figure out which Sabrina character we each identify with. Get more bonus... Continue Reading →

Episode 11: Indiana Jones

Welcome to Season Two! We are starting the season off with a bang and talking about everyone's favorite professor, Indiana Jones, joined by Rhonda's brother and longtime Indy fan Keith! We look into the film franchise's roots in adventure serials from the 1930s, dabble in the history of archaeology, and discuss what the Nazis were... Continue Reading →

Episode 9: Hamlet LIVE! – LIT(erature) Summer

For our very first live show and second installment of LIT(erature) Summer, we explore the lasting cultural influence of William Shakespeare's Hamlet, from The Lion King, to Star Wars, to Jordan Peele's Us, and more! We also delve a little into Shakespeare's life, Hamlet's major themes, and how much Erin loves the play and Rhonda hates it.... Continue Reading →

BONUS! Geek Out: Christmas in July

  We are going full-on Hallmark Channel in this Christmas movie Geek Out episode! We look into what makes a movie a Christmas movie, what we consider the "classics," and which ones you should never watch, plus we write our own movie to pitch to Hallmark. God Bless us Everyone! (Don't forget about our live... Continue Reading →

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