Geek Speak 122: Slapping the Noodle

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On a new episode of Geek Speak, Lauren, Alex, and Jo get excited about hot men and puppets (but not clowns or cows!), have noodle fights and discuss boring poetry!

  • Time-Waster of the Week: Neil’s Puppet Dreams
  • Non-news: Anthem is delayed
  • Meryl Streep joins Big Little Lies Season 2
  • Netflix CEO is upset people didn’t like Bright
  • Oscars Nominations
  • Colossal
  • Batman: Telltale Series
  • Doki Doki Literature Club
  • Riverdale Update
  • Toy Fair
  • Chris’ review of NMBR 9

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  1. stingo

    Amazon US had a sale on The Good Place (Prime Video) so I picked up both seasons. I’d already seen Season 1 on Netflix and did not want to wait til September for Season 2 to show up so I bought both. Good times – just when you think the writers have nowhere to go with their premise they do a complete 180 and that surprises and delights. 

    For US viewers, Colossal is on Hulu. It’s a film I keep telling myself I need to watch but for some reason haven’t yet.

  2. Josh

    Woah woah woah – Pharah’s butt is glorious…. leave bae alone!

  3. Nothing on Mei’s though…

  4. Richard Kirke

    Fun show as always ladies. 

    I watched Bright about 24 hours after Twitter universally decided it was awful. My wife and I really enjoyed it. I wouldn’t say it is flawless but it was a fun tense ride with elves. Not that I disagree with anyone who wouldn’t want anything to do with Max Landis…

     

    Anyone excited for Altered Carbon on Netflix? I have had the book on my shelf for ages but I suspect I won’t get to it until after I have watched the show. 

  5. Alex

    stingo said
    Amazon US had a sale on The Good Place (Prime Video) so I picked up both seasons. I’d already seen Season 1 on Netflix and did not want to wait til September for Season 2 to show up so I bought both. Good times – just when you think the writers have nowhere to go with their premise they do a complete 180 and that surprises and delights. 

    For US viewers, Colossal is on Hulu. It’s a film I keep telling myself I need to watch but for some reason haven’t yet.  

    Same, re the end of season one of Good Place. I love the way show went afterwards, as I thought it was coming to a dead end after season one finale. In any other show, it would have went bad after season one’s main reveal, but here writers/creators had enough creativity for an interesting settings and further character development.

    Josh said
    Woah woah woah – Pharah’s butt is glorious…. leave bae alone!  

    Diarmuid said
    Nothing on Mei’s though…  

    Aren’t we forgetting the obvious? Widow.

    Richard Kirke said
    Fun show as always ladies. 

    I watched Bright about 24 hours after Twitter universally decided it was awful. My wife and I really enjoyed it. I wouldn’t say it is flawless but it was a fun tense ride with elves. Not that I disagree with anyone who wouldn’t want anything to do with Max Landis…

     

    Anyone excited for Altered Carbon on Netflix? I have had the book on my shelf for ages but I suspect I won’t get to it until after I have watched the show.   

    I am really excited for Altered Carbon. I will be talking about it on Geek Speak as soon as I watch it. Add to that Mute and Annihilation, and so many great things are coming Netflix’s way!  

     

  6. stingo

    Caught up with The Good Place, and the writers again did not disappoint. Looking forward to Season 3.

    Season 2 spoiler follows:

    [spoiler]I loved how in the last episode Michael becomes a bartender to help steer Elinor in the right direction. Do you think it’s possible Michael is an angel, or THE archangel? His description of how he got Janet was a bit evasive I thought.[/spoiler]

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