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message 1: by Veronica, Supreme Sword (new)

Veronica Belmont (veronicabelmont) | 1671 comments Mod
We're beefing up our reading lists with Japanese and British award lists. Also it's fun to see what critically-acclaimed movies are hated by the authors whose books they are based on. Plus, we preview our June pick and have a few thoughts on the May pick!

https://www.patreon.com/posts/37628539
https://soundcloud.com/swordandlaser/...
http://swordandlaser.com/home/2020/5/...


message 2: by Trike (new)

Trike | 8291 comments Quarantine binge:

If you like Schitt’s Creek and Fresh Off the Boat, try Kim’s Convenience.

Trailer: https://youtu.be/7_BT3jdkUPg

I don’t know what it is about Canadians and their small business-themed dramadies, but they crush it constantly.

The king of convenience: https://youtu.be/0xWHxmc-K7E


message 3: by Tassie Dave, S&L Historian (last edited May 29, 2020 02:41AM) (new)

Tassie Dave | 3506 comments Mod
Nice to see Tom throw in a "Larry Sanders Show" reference at the start of the show.

"No flipping" ;-)


message 4: by Jan (new)

Jan | 379 comments The Ickabok is definitely some kind of fantasy-ish fairy tale and very clearly aimed at an audience younger than for Harry Potter.

https://www.theickabog.com/read-the-s...

Also, Ruth has pointed out in the Quick Burns that there has been a bit of a controversy around the Ickabog illustration contest because of "rights grabs" by the publisher regarding the submissions and a lack of payment for the winners. https://goat.com.au/entertainment/the...


message 5: by Tamahome (new)

Tamahome | 6188 comments I'm guessing this is about The Shining.


message 6: by Rob, Roberator (new)

Rob (robzak) | 6740 comments Mod
I haven't tried Schitt's Creek, but I've really been enjoying Kim's Convenience. I'm almost caught up so I was planning to try Schitt's Creek next.


message 7: by Tom, Supreme Laser (new)

Tom Merritt (tommerritt) | 1149 comments Mod
Kim's Convenience is a sneak attack of amazing comedy. OK, See you.


message 8: by Tassie Dave, S&L Historian (new)

Tassie Dave | 3506 comments Mod
Tom wrote: "Kim's Convenience is a sneak attack of amazing comedy. OK, See you."

lol Good one Appa 😊


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