Paul experiences Imposter Syndrome. Thomas and Jen recorded this episode on the air plane!
The first ever Mama Media episode recorded on a lake! Thomas and Jen share about their trip to Minnesota and reveal their new upcoming podcast. Also, Nefud is very probably sure.
Thomas & Jen discuss the similarities and differences between Paul of Dune and Sean of Psych, and Jen has a theory about the movie.
Hawatt and his men face another culture clash with the Fremen.
For this first chapter of Dune’s second act, Thomas and Jen talk about camping toilets, sand snorkels, and Fremen tent engineering.
Special guest Bryan Zug joins Thomas and Jen for a bonus episode recapping the first third of Dune.
Thomas rescues Jen from accidentally revealing a spoiler; Jessica’s lineage is disclosed (but what does it MEAN?!); and it turns out we’ve met Paul’s future sister in the past.
Thomas and Jen debate what it means to be an alien; Jen discovers a glossary of Dune-related terms at the end of her Kindle book and learns what a balliset is; both are in a *very* singsongy mood.
Thomas and Jen discuss chapters 19 and 20, the best way to kidnap someone, and Thomas does an excellent Gollum voice.
Thomas outlines Dr. Yeuh’s plan, which he calls The Plan 2: Electric Boogaloo. Jen and Thomas follow a long rabbit trail into discussing the pros and cons of intentional sleep deprivation. Thomas thinks giant flashlights on the moon could extend our daylight hours.