In this episode we discover the origins of our namesake…..
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Sound issues continue to dog the show. The listener’s homework comes into play. “Dude” is introduced to the vocabulary of the hosts but “Station“ isn’t. Memories are hazy as to when the films were viewed for the first time. IMDB’s rating system is dismissed as “gash”, yet the site gets relied on just a bit too much. Concerns are raised over time travelling dirty old men befriending teenage boys. The rules of time travel are set down to accommodate idiots to avoid paradoxes. The hosts are impressed how quickly historical characters adapt to being kidnapped and taken to the 20th Century. Bad singing is incorporated to illustrate the great soundtrack to the films. The future gets expensive, whereas Heaven is scrawled by a child. Joss Ackland loses a bet and fails to use “Diplomatic Immunity!” to get out of it. The plot of Bill & Ted 3 is decided. The Reaper Rap gets in the way of Death’s job while Missy gets around a bit. William Sadler is exposed as a liar and Keanu Reeves acting range is criticised. Heavily.
Key films and players: Bill S Preston Esquire. Ted Theodore Logan. Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure, Bill & Ted’s Bogus Journey. Alex Winter. Keanu Reeves. George Carlin. William Sadler. The Goonies. Morgan Freeman. Jane Wiedlin. Joss Ackland. Billy the Kid, Genghis Khan, Abraham Lincoln. Socrates. Back to the Future. Die Hard 2. Shawshank Redemption. Total Recall. Arnold Schwarzenegger. Dallas. Pam Grier. KISS. Werner Herzog. Bio-Dome. Pauly Shore. Speed. The Matrix. Freaked. Ben 10. Lost Boys.