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We Love Dick: A Philip K. Dick Podcast

Join Wa and Foot on their quest to read through all 124 Philip K. Dick short stories. Tangents, foul language, and overly personal anecdotes are expected.
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May 17, 2022

As promised, we read John le Carré's 355 page spy novel. We speculate on what's real, how difficult it is to seduce people, if this it's pulp or not, and the 2011 adaptation.

 

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Apr 13, 2022
Momma E is back to talk about precognition, time travel, and Big Noodle.   Email us at welovedickpodcast@gmail.com

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Mar 25, 2022

The second bonus episode! We're ostensibly discussing HBO Max's newish Sci-Fi show, but we mostly spend the time praising our king, Ridley Scott, and try to figure out what went wrong with everything that followed the first two episodes.

 

**Spoiler alert**

we spoil everything.

 

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Feb 14, 2022

In this 1953 story, PKD ruminates on anarchy, technology, and war.  We, in turn, gab about SLC Punk, how we'd fare in the Mad Max wasteland, and whether Foot could start a motorcycle without Google.

 

Upcoming bonus ep: Raised by Wolves

 

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Feb 3, 2022

Foot and Wa talk Jackass, Dave Bautista's Drax, Dick's sense of humor, and answer listener emails.

 

Wa's thing: The Afterparty

Foot's thing: Defector ??

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Jan 12, 2022

Happy new year! In this episode we do our best to get cancelled by discussing culpability, racism, and model building.

 

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Foot's thing: The Riddle of Scheherazade

Wa's thing: https://www.williams-sonoma.com/products/le-creuset-skinny-grill/

Nov 30, 2021

For 1.5 hours, we talk about how sick Dune was.

Nov 14, 2021

In this week's episode we read Dick's 1953 story FAIR GAME. We talk about the history of math and science, the Junior Olympics, credulity and the Jude Law classic - Enemy at the Gates.

 

Foot's thing: 1979 erotic historical drama Caligula

Wa's thing: DUNE

Production by Cary!

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Oct 28, 2021

In this installment of WLD we dive into what's a realistic reaction to extreme circumstances, the merits of The Last Duel, if it's possible to identify somebody impersonating your friend on AOL instant messenger, and the paranoia of McCarthyism. 

Wa's thing: The French Dispatch

Foot's thing: The Stuff

 

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Oct 14, 2021

In this episode we delve into the mechanics of pod people replacement, Patrick Stewart's career, relating to your kids via sports facts, and Space Jam 2.

 

Foot's thing: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Mosquito_Coast_(film)

Wa's thing: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Hundred_Thousand_Kingdoms

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Jul 31, 2021

Momma E returns to talk about another story adapted into an episode of Philip K Dick's Electric Dreams. We discuss how advertising makes us feel, the invasive tactics of advertisers, and the pernicious influence of advertising,.

Momma E's thing: F9

Wa's thing: Space Jam 2

Foot's thing: Censor

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Jul 11, 2021

We read Philip K Dick's 1957 "Misadjustment"

We discuss who you can trust when on the run from the law, the "assassins" game, weird sexual sentences, and the ethics of owning sentient robots.

Wa's thing: What About Bob?

Foot's thing: America: The Farewell tour

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Jun 12, 2021

We're Back!

 

In this episode we discuss the power of nostalgia, the rules of board games, and leaving society behind to live an examined life.

 

 

May 11, 2020

Join us as we discuss the inspiration for the Arnold Alois Schwarzenegger classic Total Recall. In this episode, we talk about memory, Michael Ironside, and the things we watched as kids.

 

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May 4, 2020

The latter half of our first back to back recording session. In which we discuss the morality of pet ownership, good/evil splits, and very little of this very short story.

 

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Apr 18, 2020

In this episode: keeping animals alive at sea, ego-less creatures, and addiction.

Listen to the Dennis's neanderthal voice

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Aug 21, 2018

Living up to our biweekly schedule, we're back with another Electric Dreams episode.  This time, we discuss The Impossible Planet from 1953 - which is currently tied with "Strange Memories of Death" for 'Most Depressing Story'.

We discuss sexy old ladies, the street value of our bodies, and Truth.

 

Intro / Outro: Two Lone Swordsmen - Kist

 

Watch Tom Cruise break his leg

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Aug 7, 2018

Momma E is back once again for a deep dive into Dick’s Electric Dreams. This week we’re reading The Hood Maker. We discuss where thoughts come from, what you could do with an invisibility cloak, the allegory of the cave, and the attractiveness of Rod Sterling.


Tv Carnage

Watching people die inside

THE BUST OF JULIUS CAESAR

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Feb 21, 2018

Brand new guests!  Bones and Roach join the cast as we discuss Nick at Nite, how to break up, organelles, and unicellular murder.

Again, our levels were a little wacky, so sorry for sucking at this thing we've only been doing for two years.

Intro: Takuya Kuroda - Piri Piri

Outro: Cloudkicker - We're goin' in. We're going down. 

Jan 20, 2018

Join Wa, Foot, and Momma E as they discuss The Minority Report.  Really, they try to wrap their heads around a single time paradox for one hour.  Do they succeed?  Tune in to find out.

Intro/outtro: Jib Kidder - Windowdipper

Oct 16, 2017

Join us for a classic PKD diversion: Mars, interstellar war, conspiracy, and crippling depression.  We discuss cats VS dogs, terminal illness, and what the hell is wrong with the youth of today.

Intro: Adebisi Shank - Genki Shank

Outro: Adebisi Shank - International Dreambeat

Aug 3, 2017

Back again with a relatively short story about the metaphysical Martian wub.  Join us as we discuss Deism, The Mummy, and the Spider-Man franchise.

Intro:

Home - Without A Sound

 

Outro:

Eternity Forever - Movies

Jul 4, 2017

In this Episode, Wa's boss (codename Deemer) joins us to discuss space flight, depression, Donnie Darko, and whether or not humans should be upgraded.

 

Intro:

Shawn Wasabi - Mac n' Cheese

 

Outro:

GRIMECRAFT - Aquatic VIP

Mar 17, 2017

Double E is back in action as we FINALLY return to Man in the High Castle.  We wrap up the novel with this episode, discussing two-dude-threesomes, Alan Watts, Her, and Joaquin Phoenix.

Congrats to Double E on delivering her baby.  She is now, officially, Momma E.

 

Intro:

The Dreadnoughts - Eliza Lee

Outro: "Mind over Mind" lecture series, Alan Watts

Feb 11, 2017

WLD welcomes it's fourth guest, Myrrh, to the show to discuss one of Dick's earliest stories. We touch on the mechanics of adjustment, the Mandela effect, and Disneyland. 

 

Intro: Red Elk - Anywhere America

 

Outro: Perturbator - Death Squad

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