Show Notes for Episode 106, “The Olympics of Gay Chicken, Superheroes, and Furbys”


  • 00:00-02:59: Intro
  • 02:59-17:24: Chick-fil-A’s homophobia
  • 17:24-29:56: Olympics and another phobia, that of spoilers
  • 29:56-35:20: The Hobbit is now a trilogy
  • 35:20-40:57: Sight & Sound’s 2012 poll
  • 40:57-48:29: Entertainment Weekly‘s top 25 cult TV shows
  • 48:29-56:40: The X-Men: First Class sequel will adapt “Days of Future Past”
  • 56:40-68:52: Marvel NOW!
  • 68:52-74:15: Batman is arrested at Home Depot
  • 74:15-77:23: Aurora Rise
  • 77:23-80:45: Christopher Eccleston is the new Thor villain
  • 80:45-82:30: Neil Gaiman has a new novel coming out
  • 82:30-85:40: The return of the Furby
  • 85:40-90:28: Hawkeye
  • 90:28-91:06: Watership Down
  • 91:06-98:26: Outro


“The Chick Fellatio: stuck in the craw” by Wayne Self, Owldolatrous Productions

“Peter Jackson Clarifies ‘Hobbit’ Trilogy Talk; Third Movie Based on Tolkien’s Notes” by Ben Kendrick, Screen Rant

“The Top 50 Greatest Films of All Time,” Sight & Sound

“Bryan Singer Confirms ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past,’ Suggests Connection to Other X-Men Films” by Russ Fischer, /Film

“Marvel NOW! teases its relaunched superhero books” by Brian Truitt, USA Today

“Matthew Argintar, Man In Batman Costume, Arrested At New Jersey Home Depot” by Andres Jauregui, HuffPost Business

“Christopher Eccleston cast as the villain in Thor 2, geekdom is immediately overwhelmed” by Jamie Frevele, BoingBoing

“Aurora Comic Book Shop Looking to Help Victims” by Jason Tabrys, Nerd Bastards

“Neil Gaiman Announces New Novel, The Ocean at the End of the Lane,” The Fire Wire


  1. “Chow Down” by William feat. Vicky Vox & Detox (2012)
  2. “Chicken Dance” by Dora the Explorer, Dora the Explorer: Party Favorites (2008)

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