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Episode 70 - Saga of Burnt Njal part II

November 15th, 2019

Episode 70 – Njals Saga part 2

 

Things we talk about in this episode:

Opening Music:

'Ancient Whispers I' by P C III, licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Licence.

[http://freemusicarchive.org/music/P_C_III/Ad_Astra_Vol_1/03_Ancient_Whispers_I]

Closing Music:

'Round II - The Ancients' by Learning Music, licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Licence

[http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Learning_Music/An_End_Like_This/32_Round_II_-_The_Ancients]

Background fire ambience by inchadney from freesound.org

 

The Sword of Damocles https://www.history.com/news/what-was-the-sword-of-damocles

Hamlet’s father’s ghost https://www.shmoop.com/hamlet/ghost.html

Asterix and Obelix: https://www.asterix.com/en/portfolio/obelix/

Mr Croup and Mr Vandemar – from Neil Gaiman’s Neverwhere: http://www.internationalhero.co.uk/c/croup.htm

“Passport in the name of Emily Berkenstien” The book of Red Dwarf: Infinity Welcomes Careful Drivers

“Two heated towel rails” Lenny Henry, Live and Unleashed: https://youtu.be/Vd6CqB144JA?t=1371

“Good Yard” from a drunk student emailing his professor to ask for an extension: https://imgur.com/gallery/w7tqd

Nero in Star Trek (2009) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0796366/?ref_=tt_ch

Mindhunter (2017 -2019) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5290382/

Game of Thrones https://www.hbo.com/game-of-thrones

Jean Baptiste Emmanuelle Zorg, the 5th Element (1997( https://en.wikiquote.org/wiki/The_Fifth_Element

John Wick (2014) https://john-wick.fandom.com/wiki/John_Wick_(film)

Dallas (1978 – 1991) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0077000/

Dynasty (1981 – 1989) https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0081856/

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Episode 69 - The Saga of Burnt Njal part I

November 1st, 2019

Episode 69 – Njals Saga part 1

Things we talk about in this episode:

Opening Music:

'Ancient Whispers I' by P C III, licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Licence.

[http://freemusicarchive.org/music/P_C_III/Ad_Astra_Vol_1/03_Ancient_Whispers_I]

Closing Music:

'Round II - The Ancients' by Learning Music, licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Licence

[http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Learning_Music/An_End_Like_This/32_Round_II_-_The_Ancients]

Background fire ambience by inchadney from freesound.org

 

“Write the theme tune, sing the theme tune” from the character Dennis Waterman, Little Britain https://littlebritain.fandom.com/wiki/Dennis_Waterman

“You must watch these little points” The Goon Show, The Mystery of the Marie Celeste (solved). First broadcast 16th November 1964 http://www.thegoonshow.net/scripts_show.asp?title=s05e08_the_mystery_of_the_marie_celeste_solved

Suzanne totally forgot which episode the Beowulf episode was, it was episode 6. Not episode 5, which was 9 realms in 20 minutes…

Blackadder and Baldrick’s short holiday, in Dish and Dishonesty from 1986

Segway - http://uk-en.segway.com/

Isle of Lewis Chessmen – especially the Berserker piece biting on his own shield: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lewis_chessmen

George RR Martin – author of A Song of Ice and Fire, made into the TV series of Game of Thrones

Minecraft sheep: https://minecraft.gamepedia.com/Sheep

Tom Bombadill: character from Lord of the Rings (cut from the film adaptations): https://lotr.fandom.com/wiki/Tom_Bombadil

Luke Skywalker and Biggs Darklighter: childhood friends in the Star Wars Universe: https://starwars.fandom.com/wiki/Biggs_Darklighter/Legends

Asterix and Obelix: https://www.asterix.com/en/portfolio/obelix/

“Running, jumping climbing trees” Eddie Izzard, Dress to Kill

Being a lumberjack – The Lumberjack Song from Monty Python, British Comedy - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pfRdur8GLBM

TLC, No Scrubs: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FrLequ6dUdM

“Possibly Brain, but where are we going to get…?” Pinky and the Brain: https://pinkyandthebrain.fandom.com/wiki/Are_You_Pondering_What_I%27m_Pondering%3F

The Importance of Being Earnest – the tea party scene between Cecily and Gwendoline https://www.sparknotes.com/lit/earnest/section4/

HBO’s Rome: Attia and Sevillia: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sN-Jb_uZSPc

Mr Croup and Mr Vandemar – from Neil Gaiman’s Neverwhere: http://www.internationalhero.co.uk/c/croup.htm

If you’d like to look at the saga before our part II, head here: https://www.gradesaver.com/njals-saga

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