The girls struggle with the ending of the Revival, but concur that it has been a fun mini series ride. They give their take on the behind the scenes they were able to watch live including stunts, drone shots, and Gillian Anderson driving - mad skills, Gilly! They recap the revival and ask the question on everyone's mind - will there be more?
You know him as Shiraz, we know him as Artin John! This week, we talk all things Babylon with its guest star, including what it was like to play a terrorist (or was he?), whether or not Miller & Einstein are the new Mulder & Scully, and the impressive pyrotechnics on set. Speaking of being on set, Artin shares hilarious and interesting stories of his interactions with the actors and crew, especially Chris Carter and David Duchovny. You do not want to miss this episode! Special thanks to Artin as our guest and Gian at La Fontana Cafe for letting us use the space.
This week we're going home again, and it's time to take out the trash! The girls are joined by a special X-Files guest, long time X-Phile and friend, Sara, who has all the answers! We recycle through some of our best puns for this totally trashy ep! Don't miss the return of Intern of the Week and The Shipping Report.
Join the girls and their guest Gian for a semi-live podcast recording in his comfy café in Vancouver! C, A, and V discuss this ultimate shout-out episode to the X-Files fandom! Did you catch all the easter eggs? If not, the girls noticed quite a few. They point out the more risqué aspects of the episode, and bring back your favourite segments such as "Shipping Report," "Around Vancouver," "Science with Amanda," and "Intern of the Week!"
The girls discuss the second episode of the X-Files Revival with friend and guest Lindsay, a long time Phile. This podcast is as convoluted as the episode and is coming to you live!
First ever live show! Fresh off a viewing of the very first revival episode, our girls are joined by Revival actor Artin John to break down the episode and to collectively gush over Mulder and Scully returning to our lives.
Let's get colonized! This week the girls are discussing the probability of aliens taking over, clones, and space travel. Vanessa and Amanda break the golden shipper rule and Carolyn makes her own math when it comes to attractiveness. Also, a discussion of the finer points of slime and 90's TV, as well as giggles about Skinner's buttsling! All this and shipping, the intern of the week and more! Next week, we're traveling into the future and leaving season two--tune in to hear us discuss the X-Files Revival!
Voodoo? Who-do? This week Vanessa and Amanda talk about "Fresh Bones." The girls will put a spell on you as they discuss the finer points of voodoo magic, not to mention the topic of racism and a Haiti history lesson.
Joining us this week is X-Files science advisor and Revival writer Anne Simon! She discusses how she began working with close family friend Chris Carter back when Scully and Mulder first came onto your screens. Amanda asks how she began working in science, and Vanessa was curious as to Anne’s favourite plot lines and her incorporation of virology into the scripts. She even answers some of our listeners’ questions! Plus, Anne gives us a look into working and writing for the Revival and being a kick-butt woman in science.
Look up! Frogs are falling from the sky. Can this actually happen? We have the answer for you. Demons, spells, and human sacrifice, the girls have opinions on it all. Amanda and Carolyn also try to speak in German – to Vanessa’s amusement. She also sets us the record straight on new age religions. Also find out who said, “a shipper is never wrong if your heart is true,” and why.
This episode is simply irresistible! Vanessa joins Carolyn & Amanda from a Starbucks in Colorado over Skype, where her seemingly random outbursts into song go unnoticed by the other patrons. The girls discuss the creepy nature of the episode and the bad guy and have way too much fun saying his last name. Also, listen for a sneak peek into a future end-of-the-year episode!
Hey, sister, we're carving this episode all up! In this episode the girls challenge women's intuition, well, actually the lack of. Vanessa has one of her entertaining "Vanessa Rants." Amanda becomes obsessed with the "serial killer gene." And Carolyn wants someone to bring her X-File books and Chinese food if she is hospitalized. All this and The Shipping Report, The Fashion Report, "Improv of the Week, Intern of the Week, Science with Amanda and so much more!
We're back with Excelsis Dei! The girls discuss sexual harassment and argue over who got whom sick. Carolyn looks into Alzheimer's and artistic skills, Vanessa gets fired up about being told how to look, and Amanda knows the mushroom man. All this and Inaccurate Descriptions, Around Vancouver, Science with Amanda, Fashion Report, Scully Sass, and Justin Timberlake (did we mention that we mentioned Justin Timberlake?).
What's the Red Museum's beef with beef? Carolyn and Vanessa discover and bond over a beefy American childhood memory (much to Amanda's chagrin), Amanda schools us all on vitamin shots, and the girls discuss a new nickname for their siblings. All this sprinkled with a certain musical interlude by Carolyn and Vanessa, not to mention our Intern of the Week segment!
Burn, baby, burn! Join the three girls who would walk through fire for their listeners! This episode: Vanessa relays a handy guide on how to tell if you have been abducted by aliens which leads all the girls to tell some spooky personal stories. Then Vanessa questions shippers everywhere, which has Carolyn defending the shipping way of life! All this and our fantastic patent-pending Science with Amanda, with The Fashion Report, The Shipping Report and so much more! You've been infected with our humorous throat asparagus!
Get out those tissues and take one breath! The girls offer a running commentary of One Breath. Laugh and cry along with Carolyn and Vanessa as Amanda watches for the first time! The girls get personal while chatting about their own families, and Amanda confesses she is hooked on the XFiles! Also Carolyn and Vanessa have a slightly spoiler free discussion of the Cigarette Smoking Man! We hope to leave you...breathless! Download now!
1,2...wait for it... today's episode is 3! The girls decide to liven up this snoozefest of an episode by playing a drinking game! Listen to what happens when Carolyn, Vanessa, and Amanda mix alcohol, bad lines, blood filled bread loaves, and vampires! (Expect discussions of people drinking each other's blood and the sexiness of shaving sessions.) Our most crazy, cringe-inducing episode yet. Pull out the garlic and the wooden stakes and download today!
A two for one deal! Today, for your listening pleasure, we cover the memorable two-parter, Duane Berry and Ascension. We talk about Mulder swinging from a skytram, delve into the idea of an "alien spa" (mindscan, anyone?) and get philosophical about Scully's beliefs. Also, Amanda climbs aboard the Skinner train, Vanessa tells a story about a very memorable headache, Carolyn reveals a deep dark XF secret *gasp* and shares some childhood XF art! All this and our patent-pending segments, Around Vancouver, The Shipping Report, Intern of the Week and Improv of the Week. Warning: Downloading will not prevent alien mindscanning, but it may make them more entertaining!
Carolyn joins Amanda & Vanessa via Skype from the faraway, magical (not!) land of Coquitlam. The girls try to give each other nicknames based on a popular household food, and Carolyn once again waxes poetic for a member of the X-Files family. This episode is guaranteed to not leave you sleepy, but hopefully not totally sleepless either.
There will be...laughs! But also blood...sorry. This week we are being controlled by digital readouts. Amanda cannot pronounce "Reticulan" to save her life and Vanessa projects her feelings onto her cats and robots. Meanwhile, Carolyn shares some of her LoneGunman inspired angsty teenage poetry. We also answer a fan question about whether or not machines are taking over the world. All this and some of our regular segments, like Fashion Report, Mulder Snark, Around Vancouver, and 90's Moment. Download now because your microwave said so!
We've got the Xclusive Scoop! We had such a delightful time with the witty and charming X-Files Revival actor, Artin John! Join us for an exclusive behind the scenes look at the Revival and some hilarious on set antics that we hope don't get him censored by FOX! Plus, the million dollar question, is he a shipper? Download now for all the answers and more!
NERD ALERT! The gals discuss this "new pilot," the first episode of the X-Files' season 2. Carolyn and Vanessa explain Skinner's greatness and Vanessa tells her own story of a close encounter. Also, Jorge gets some air time, and Amanda takes us on a journey to outer space...Our nerd is showing, and we're proud!
We've reached the Season One Finale, finally! To celebrate making it through, the girls take a look back at the Season One favourites and not-so-favourites. Hilarity ensues when Vanessa debuts a brand new shout out song and Twitter questions! Amanda solidifies her position as an X-Phile through science! Carolyn pulls out fun facts and extols the virtues of AD Skinner (again)! Don't forget our trademark segments, Scully Sass, The Fashion Report, and Around Vancouver. Thanks for listening, we've now recorded over 24 hours of X-Files fun, stay tuned for Season Two!