Two Bards, One Mic -- Episode 20: Seth-tify

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Description: Seth, Espionage Cosmetics Kickstarter, Questions, NdG, Ramblings, an Orcish Lullaby

Ep.20 Links:

In studio guest, Seth Davis
+ Facebook

+ ZOE Subscriptions (currently at 276, Andy):

3:55 – Espionage Cosmetics Kickstarter!
+ Web:
+ Kickstarter:
+ Facebook:

+Reddit AMA w/NdGT:

+ AFK Tavern:
+ Dorky’s Arcade:
+ Jesus Christ SuperStar:
+ Doyle’s wig:
+Puget Sound Pizza:

+ Karaoke– “empty orchestra”:
+ Pronunciation:
+ “So desu ne”:

+ Jon Heder:

+ GenCon Indy (Aug 15-18):
+ SpoCon (Aug 9-11):

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12:32 Douglas Michel.
+ Wall Street:

As cinema/theatre professionals rather than as fans: What was it about Firefly, a series that was really just a Blade Runner/Sergio Leone mash-up, that caused it to inspire such continuing loyalty in its' fans and enter the popular culture, while other series that were cancelled at the same time, B 5- Crusade for example, have dropped from sight?

+ Firefly:
+ Blade Runner:
+ Sergio Leone:
+ Crusade:

19:19 Moritz Schubert. What are some filmmaker's superstitions?
+ Wikipedia:

21:40 Mike Ott. What do you drink to remember and what do you drink to forget?

24:13 Mike Ott. What is your favorite movie in the last decade?
+ Avengers:
+ No Country for Old Men:
+ Brotherhood of the Wolf:
+ Les Misérables:
+ How to Train Your Dragon:
+ Bridesmaids:
+ Cabin in the Woods:
+ Bradley Whitford:
+ Chris Hemsworth:

29:51 Mike Ott. What advice would you give to people who would want to follow in your footsteps?

32:09 Mike Ott. What would you tell your 12 year old self?

+ Apple (AAPL):
+ Google (GOOG):
+ Microsoft (MSFT):
+ Intel (INTC):
+ Advanced Micro Devices (AMD):

32:59 Mike Ott. If there was one film you could make regardless of cost, technology, etc, what would it be (remakes are also a viable answer)?

+ Thomas Covenant Series:
+ Good Omens:
+ Cryptonomicon:
+ Infinite Jest:
+ Equilibrium:
+ Fahrenheit 451:
+ World War Z:
+ The Crucible:

37:35 Fox Winter. What is your take on Tolkienian Racism in Fantasy and RPGs? I.E: morality determined by racial heritage (drow are always bad guys, orcs are always warmongering murderers and rapists, Kender are always thieves, etc.)

+ Tolkien, debate over race:
+ J.R.R. Tolkien: A Biography by Humphrey Carpenter:

+ The Silmarillion:

+ For Andy – a Buddhists born in rural Alabama – Jan Willis:

48:07 Fox Winter. How many chords would the Two Bards score if the Two Bards could score chords?

48:38 Fox Winter. What is the theme of Frakkin' Epic or where could I find this information? People are asking, and I can't answer!

+ Frakkin Epic:
+ Neil deGrasse Tyson:
+ Wallace and Gromit (A Grand Day Out):

53:33 Clinically Inane
+ web:
+ facebook:
+ Follow Curtis Chandler II:

52:49. “The Wife” sez ‘hi’

53:33. Hi Sarah Moore!

53:45. Scott’s surprise birthday party story

54:42. YOLO T-shirt by Tiffani Pike Schmidt

+ Conner Marx –
+ Tenacious D (Double Team):

58:23. Seth sings Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star in Orcish.

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Intro by Randall Marsh
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