There are lots of terrible people who make good art. In this week’s episode, we discuss what kinds of terrible we tolerate, the mental gymnastics we do to excuse the artists we love, and where we draw the line.
[0:00] CoRri tells Mark about the mysterious Lady of the Dunes and her possible connection to the movie Jaws
[13:20] Mark eulogizes Prince Philip in the only way he knows how, we announce The Wicker Man is officially our watch-along movie (Discord link here!)
[20:15] We watched some pretty good remakes this week! We discuss the 2021 version of Wrong Turn and 2003’s Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning.
[33:50] We talk separating the art from the artist and how we determine what we can consume with a clean conscience and what goes in the bin.
Stuff we referenced:
- The Tragic, Unsolved Case of the Lady of the Dunes – https://allthatsinteresting.com/lady-of-the-dunes
- New look at old mystery: DNA, geneaology eyed in Provincetown’s ‘Lady of Dunes’ case –https://www.telegram.com/news/20190416/new-look-at-old-mystery-dna-geneaology-eyed-in-provincetowns-lady-of-dunes–case
- Lady of the Dunes – https://medium.com/true-crime-by-cat-leigh/lady-of-the-dunes-623d5d723030
- Lostprophets’ Ian Watkins sentenced to 35 years over child sex offences – https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-wales-25412675