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Episode 11 – Rum Punch/Jackie Brown

We’re back! Apologies for the hiatus, but these books don’t read themselves! We were saddened to hear about the passing of the great Elmore Leonard, so in honor of his life and illustrious career, we are discussing the first of … Continue reading

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Episode 10 – Charlie and the Chocolate Factory / Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory

Do you like Chocolate? How about snozzberries? What about little orange men with green hair? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then THIS show is for you! If you answered NO to any of them, you’re probably … Continue reading

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Episode 9 – The Witches

Did you ever wonder about the lady down the street with all the cats? The one that seemed to stare at you as you walked past her house? The one house you NEVER trick-or-treated? Clearly your parents raised a smart … Continue reading

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Episode 1 – The Body/Stand By Me

In this edition of The Loosely Based Podcast, Brynna and Jeff discuss Stephen King’s novella The Body and it’s film adaptation, 1986’s Stand By Me. Is the book better? Or does the movies surpass it’s source material? Listen to find … Continue reading

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