Ep. 65: Steve’s vast deferens

Click here to listen everywhere! In an epic Jack of All Graves/Dead and Lovely crossover event, Hollywood Steve is here to talk with us about his reproductive organs! Make sure you check out Dead & Lovely episode #242 to hear the three of us talk about the cannibal horror western “Ravenous.” Highlights: [0:00] Mark tellsContinue reading “Ep. 65: Steve’s vast deferens”

Ep. 64: The boffin

Click here to listen everywhere! The time has finally arrived for us to ask JoAG’s resident boffin, Eileen Marks-Nelson, some of our listeners’ weirdest science questions! If you’ve ever wondered how vampires get it up, or how long you’re alive after decapitation, or whether it’s possible there’s a branch of human evolution that turned intoContinue reading “Ep. 64: The boffin”

Ep. 63: Apocalypse soon

Click here to listen everywhere! Let’s be real: It can feel to all of us like the end is nigh, but we mean that in an ambiguous sense generally. For some folks, though, they’re pretty sure there’s a concrete date when all this is over. We’re looking at who some of those people are, andContinue reading “Ep. 63: Apocalypse soon”

Ep. 62: Wholesome paraphilia

Click here to listen everywhere! An absolutely tragic and horrendous news story out of the UK has sexual deviance in the news, but not all unusual sexual desires are created equal. This week we’re delving into the difference between paraphilic disorders and paraphilias, and looking at some actually kind of nice ways people get turnedContinue reading “Ep. 62: Wholesome paraphilia”

Ep. 61: Remember me

Click here to listen everywhere! Halloween and Dia De Los Muertos have us thinking about death, so we’re talking this week about ways in which people try to keep the memories of their dead loved ones alive, and how we deal with our own grief when it comes to loss.  Highlights: [0:00] Mark tells CoRriContinue reading “Ep. 61: Remember me”

Ep. 60: Walk it off

Click here to listen everywhere! It’s a gruesome but uplifting conversation. This week we’re discussing horrific accidents people have experienced that did incredible trauma to their bodies, and why their survival is kinda inspiring. Highlights: [0:00] Mark and CoRri visited the Wychbury Monument last week. CoRri explains the cryptic graffiti on its face, and theContinue reading “Ep. 60: Walk it off”

Ep. 58: Buffering

Hey friends. Wanna hang out? Let’s just kick up our feet and talk about some movies and stuff. It’s spooky season after all, and we’re just a week out from our very first in-person JoAG. Come have a seat on our podcast couch and chill. Highlights: [0:00] We shoot the breeze about Mark’s habit ofContinue reading “Ep. 58: Buffering”

Ep. 56: Don’t they know it’s the end of the world?

Click here to listen everywhere! Sometimes the quest for secret knowledge leads to some pretty bizarre beliefs. We’re delving into a few conspiracy theories and their larger consequences in the world. Highlights: [0:00] Mark tells CoRri about extra-sensory perception… but not that kind [19:25] We get right into a little cultural exchange discussing the phraseContinue reading “Ep. 56: Don’t they know it’s the end of the world?”

Ep. 55: Dumb ways to die

Click here to listen everywhere! Sometimes you just have to laugh at death and the chaotic and humiliating ways in which it strikes. Highlights: [0:00] CoRri tells Mark about the Donner Party [22:45] We have some announcements, including book club on September 25th and a VERY special milestone episode on October 16th! [33:40] We discussContinue reading “Ep. 55: Dumb ways to die”