Episode 17: KNOW MY CHANGING STANDARDS!!

Purple hair girl and Co-Host are back with another fortnight of media recommendations. Who is the villain of the WRL podcast? What was drawn on the teachers cars? Why is Batman now a Ninja? All that plus lactose updates, Harry Potter shipping, a nuanced discussion on the sensibilities of different cultures, and giant mechs made from swarms of monkeys.

In This Episode We Discuss:

Harry Potter fan fiction: Oh God, Not Again!: https://www.fanfiction.net/s/4536005/1/Oh-God-Not-Again

Batman Ninja: https://www.netflix.com/title/80244455

American Vandal: https://www.netflix.com/title/80117545

Intimate strangers: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intimate_Strangers_(2018_film)

Episode 16: Annika, Luciano, Scotty and the Ninjas Too.

Annika and Luciano are back from their break after their break with another WRL. What makes an interesting prank? Should this podcast be named "Watch, Watch, Watch? Will Paul Rudd save this podcast? All that plus chair squeaking, relationship podcast goals, going on rambles, and a list of not great but fairly inoffensive and easy to watch, non brain-hurty low-stakes comidies.

WRL Topics:

Ghost-busters 2016 Directors cut: https://itunes.apple.com/au/movie/ghostbusters-2016/id1125586234

Sam Johnson voice teacher: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCANrYDf_rhQw16jo5ImerlQ

Bad Neighbours: (Trailer) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KrAf5ALLxGI

Epica - Beyond the Matrix: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EhGgb1E3HpQ

Episode 15: God Speed, Little Cheese Fries

Annika and Luciano are back from Vidcon with another week of irreverent ramblings. Will Annika get her Cheesy Fries? Is Luciano allowed to talk? Will anyone listen to the end of the podcast to find out? All that plus conspiracy theories, Freudian frauds, Bernie Sanders new cheesy campaign, and a bonus episode of the hit podcast: "Watchdog". 

Topics/WRLs of this episode:

Record of a Spaceborn Few - Becky Chambers
The Disastrous Life of Saiki K
My Dad Wrote A Porno Podcast

And then a discussion of what went down at Vidcon 2018 (Australia)!

Edited by Liam Majoros

Episode 14: Welcome to Cereal - It's Crunch Time.

Hear ye to a tragic tale of Luci's childhood... when he was denied Fruit Loops for multiple birthdays in a row. *Tiniest Violin in the World Plays*. Today is a very upbeat chat! I hope you enjoy it as much as we enjoyed chatting to each other!

Today we talk about:

- Offbeat Bride: https://offbeatbride.com/
and the article by Lisa Walters titled "my husband is not a hero for marrying me"
https://offbeatbride.com/chronic-illness-and-marriage/

- Yu-Gi-Oh! On netflix: https://www.netflix.com/title/70177034

- The Fab 5 and their Instagram lives

Jonathan: @jvn
https://www.instagram.com/jvn/

Tan: @tanfrance
https://www.instagram.com/tanfrance/

Karamo: @karamobrown
https://www.instagram.com/karamobrown/

Antoni: @antoni
https://www.instagram.com/antoni/

Bobby: @bobbyberk
https://www.instagram.com/bobbyberk/

- The Digimon (movie) Soundtrack!: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Digimon:_The_Movie#Soundtrack

Episode 13: Mild-Mannered and Non-Confrontational

Annika paints her nails sparkly colours (and keeps doing so when Luci tells her she's ruining the audio coz F**K THE MAN) and Luci describes himself as mild-mannered and non-confrontational after declaring himself the most-important, number #1 co-host of WRL. We also talk about rescue dogs for a fairly long time. Soz about that.

In this episode we discuss:

Martin Clunes - A Man And His Dogs: https://www.netflix.com/title/80108179

Champions on Netflix (sadly discontinued after season 1): https://www.netflix.com/title/80192577

Friendly Fire podcast: http://www.maximumfun.org/shows/friendly-fire

The Black Box by aivi & surasshu: https://aivi-surasshu.bandcamp.com/

Edited by Liam Majoros.

Episode 12: Welcome to the Floop Show

In today's episode Annika chills out with some chillhop...or is it lo-fi hip hop? While Luci gets embarrassed about bad Canadian TV and they both get excited about a great new sitcom. Plus this years hand chosen Eurovision picks!

Links:

Annika's "Cafe Chill" playlist: https://soundcloud.com/annika-victoria-455317256/sets/cool-songs

Speechless season 1 (itunes link): https://itunes.apple.com/au/tv-season/speechless-season-1/id1141142119

Simon and Martina'' Pizza Hut video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gHjLF67fjdk

Monsters by Saara Alto: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hdjiuCUUpPc

Higher Ground by Rasmussen: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c0kP074Mw0k

Edited by: Liam Majoros

Episode 11: The Smash 92.9 with Luco and Anno

Today’s episode is a bit of a hilarious shambles because we both had some kind of illness 😝 Luci believes that he’s a drive-time radio host and Annika thinks she’s got to head back to the mothership. Oh boy. But we still manage to talk about some good WLRs! Including:

Flash forward podcast https://www.flashforwardpod.com/

Lindsay Ellis https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCG1h-Wqjtwz7uUANw6gazRw

The Dodo: https://www.youtube.com/user/TheDodoSite
Boy and pitbull are best friends: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3ZnxShPM_NY
Whale saves diver from sharks: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NTw8MR67xv8

Charly Bliss https://charlybliss.bandcamp.com/

Edited by: Liam Majoros

Episode 10: Watchdog/Dogwatch

Today’s episode is interrupted a lot by a Schnootimus Maximus who just wants to play. Luckily, she’s pretty damn cute.

(Sorry for the delay in uploads, Annika was on a short holiday for her birthday).

Our WRLs this week are:

1. Star Wars Minute (a podcast): http://www.starwarsminute.com/

2. Gavin and Stacey: https://www.netflix.com/title/70157420 (Netflix Australia link, sorry if it’s not available in your country!)

3. The Phantom Menace (good luck justifying this wrl, Luci)

4. Cat Pictures, Please by Naomi Kritzer.
Short Story book: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/35394775-cat-pictures-please-and-other-stories

Escape Pod (episode 613): http://escapepod.org/2018/02/01/escape-pod-613-cat-pictures-please/

Keep up to date with us on instagram, @watch_read_listen
http://instagram.com/watch_read_listen

Episode edited by Liam Majoros.