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The Pod Delusion episode 170

January 20, 2013

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Franco Nero, Terence Hill, Thomas Milan, Ruka Uchida and Jamie Foxx as Django

Franco Nero, Terence Hill, Thomas Milan, Ruka Uchida and Jamie Foxx as Django

Episode 170: This week – Highlights from the Leveson debates, European secularist court victories, an atheist church, dodgy charity PR, and some burgers with horse in it. Also: David Marsh investigates the demise of DVD and Alex Fitch looks at the history of Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained as the latest in a long series of Spaghetti Westerns featuring a coffin dragging gunslinger. (Originally broadcast 18/01/2013 on Resonance 104.4 FM)

Visit the home of this episode, for more info on downloading.

Links: Read an abridged version of Alex’s Django monologue
Rare Cult Cinema nominate their ten favorite Django sequels
Wikipedia article on Django

Recommended events: Zombies at the Science Museum

Zombies: the word alone is enough to get the pulse racing, but what makes them so terrifying? On a dark winter’s night at the Science Museum, we’ll explore the murky but fascinating world of consciousness and uncover the inner workings of the zombie psyche. From mind-altering drugs to the innate impulses we all feel, prepare to walk the line between human and zombie in surprising and theatrical ways. Bring your brain – and guard it carefully. There’ll also be prizes for the best-dressed zombies, so get creating your costumes!

Includes a lecture about zombies on film by Alex Fitch – time TBC – will be covering some of the same ground as the article on zombies after Romero from Electric Sheep: The End

Doors open 18.45, Wednesday 30th January 2013, Free (over 18s only)

Science Museum, Exhibition Road, London, SW7 2DD

Laydeez do comics January 2013

NEXT MEETING…
Monday 21 Jan, 6-8.30pm
Foyles Gallery, third floor,
113-119 Charing Cross Road
London, WC2H 0EB
Nearest Tube: Tottenham Court Road
ENTRY: FREE but contributions welcome for drinks and cake!
RSVP: Although free, for health and safety reasons, please book for each event.

Guests:

Dr Muna Al-Jawad, Consultant in Elderly Medicine, BSUH, Comics artist
and co-organiser of the 4th International Comics and Medicine Conference, 2013
John Miers, Artist www.johnmiers.com
David Jesus Vignolli, Artist www.jesusvignolli.com/david

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