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Episode 77: 11 March 2013

cakeIn which Alex eats fig frangipane made by her friend Dan... and Alisa and Tansy are bad at birthdays. If you eat cake while eating this podcast, let us know what kind!



Random House and their new digital only imprints - specifically Hydra.

SFWA response to Hydra letter

Random House responds

NOTE: Since we recorded this, revisions have been made to the Random House imprint contracts.

Culture Consumed

ALISA: the life of a publisher...

TANSY: A Game of Thrones (the book) and nothing else ever again because THERE ARE MORE BOOKS.

ALEX: Warehouse 13, season 1; Shadow Unit (http://shadowunit.org); Arc 1.4; The Triangle; Anita Sarkeesian’s first Tropes vs Women in Video Games

Since we recorded this, Sean the Blogonaut has also posted about his thoughts on rape threats & gender issues in "grimdark" fantasy.

Note from the Silent Producer:  The mp3 file initially uploaded for this issue was NOT the final version (there was a dropout in the audio at around the 1 hour mark). The latest upload has rectified this.  Sorry folks.

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