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Live from Chickentown, Kevin and Kornflake sip nasty black coffee and talk about silly & geeky things.

Frequent subjects include: Saturday morning cartoons, Dr. Demento-style funny music, TV and movies of the 1970s and 1980s, comic books, classic video games, and, uh, chickens. (We like chickens.) There’s also lots of convention talk, as we regularly attend DragonCon, MarsCon, and other nerdy gatherings. We’re frightened and confused. Join us!

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Flopcast 434: The Road to DragonCon 3 – Brian Blessed’s Beard

Flopcast episode 434! We’re just a few days away from DragonCon! Normally we’d be flying to Atlanta right about now, with our Sleestak costumes carefully stuffed in our carry-on bags. But DragonCon is happening online this year, so just stay home and tune in. (But do still dress like a

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Flopcast 433: The Road to DragonCon 2 – The Good Word About Ice Worms

Flopcast episode 433! As virtual DragonCon approaches, we’re virtually catching up with some of our favorite DragonCon people. And our guest this week is another old friend, coming to you all the way from Tennessee: Strange Animals Podcast host Kate Shaw! Kevin and Kate met through the small press publishing

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Flopcast 432: The Road to DragonCon 1 – Part Time Rock Star

In a normal year, right now we’d be preparing to go to Atlanta for DragonCon, our favorite annual gathering of the geeks. But, as you may have noticed, this is not a normal year. We’re still going to DragonCon, but it’ll be an online virtual convention – just fire up

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Flopcast 431: Hot Robot Talk in the Summer

Flopcast episode 431! Never mind the humans, it’s time for our ninth (!) annual robot-themed Top 4 ½ List. And because this is not a normal summer, we’re combining the robot list with our new quarantine era segment, Trapped in the House. Kevin is supplying the weird robot options, and

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Flopcast 430: We Didn’t Start the Flopcast

Flopcast episode 430! It’s our Billy Joel episode! Which we’ve been meaning to do for years! (Sorry about the delay. We’ve been really busy and/or sleepy.) We start by celebrating the 40th (!) anniversary of the Glass Houses album, and determine if it’s really still rock and roll to us.

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Flopcast 429: Caddyshack II – A Turkeytar of a Sequel

Flopcast episode 429! Because we’re idiots, last summer we forced ourselves to watch all the Meatballs sequels. (There were three, which felt like three hundred.) So this week, continuing the theme of disappointing follow-ups to classic Bill Murray movies, we finally watched all the Caddyshack sequels. (There was just one, which somehow also felt

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Flopcast 428: Like Lyft, But For Chickens

Flopcast episode 428! A mysterious package arrived at the studio, and now we’re the proud (?) owners of a Teen Beat 1981 Calendar magazine. You can read it like a magazine (and learn all about Gary Coleman) or hang it on the wall like a calendar (and spend an entire month staring

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Flopcast 427: Lilith Fair FlopFight Part 2 – Pitfalls, Cages, and Bees

Flopcast episode 427! It’s the conclusion of our latest silly tournament, as we randomly draw more Lilith Fair performers to compete in more stupid events. (For example, would Sheryl Crow or Jewel be a better Lyft driver? We have the definitive answer.) Last week, your Lilith queen Sarah McLachlan was

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Flopcast 426: Lilith Fair FlopFight Part 1 – Coffee Manicure

Flopcast episode 426! The 2020s have been, uh, less than delightful so far. So let’s go back to the 1990s, and back to the Lilith Fair, for another ridiculous FlopFight tournament! We’re randomly drawing the names of Lilith Fair performers, and debating how they would fare in various stupid competitions.

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Flopcast 425: How to Be a Better Nerd

Flopcast episode 425! Longtime friends of the Flopcast Brittany and Martha are back this week, as we officially announce that their podcast But First, Let’s Talk Nerdy is now part of the ESO Network! We catch up on life in Las Vegas during the pandemic (Kevin escaped just in time),

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Flopcast 424: Kornflake Loves the 90s

Flopcast episode 424! Last week Kevin listed his ten favorite albums from the 1980s, year by ridiculous year. So this week it’s Kornflake’s turn, with an album list from the 1990s! (You may not remember the 90s very well. You were so goofed up on Crystal Pepsi back then.) It’s

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Flopcast 423: Lobster Avalanche

Flopcast episode 423! By request, Kevin lists a favorite album for each year of the 1980s, and Kornflake provides expert (?) commentary along the way. (Several Australian acts made the list. Not just Air Supply.) Also: We’re dancing on the ceiling with clay heads in honor of Lionel Richie’s birthday,

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