Sinopse

Popitics is Team No Drama podcast about everything from serious political issues to inane pop-culture. We touch on Canadians politics, LGBTQ issues, movies and TV, and try to make ourselves laugh to keep from crying at the insanity that hasn't stopped happening since 2016.

Episódios

  • Prism Knights - Velvet

    Prism Knights - Velvet

    21/04/2020 Duração: 14min

    In Prism Knights #6, we meet the Great Sir Philippa Esquire, Queen of a derelict kingdom and widow. As she struggles to leave the ghost of her love behind, she must travel away from her home and find new meaning in her life. Intro - 0:00 Summary - 1:08 Analysis - 7:37 Outo/A look at my newest novel Pekari - The Azure Fish - 10:38 Website: https://gueneverelee.com/

  • Prism Knights - Sapphire

    Prism Knights - Sapphire

    03/07/2019 Duração: 21min

    In #5 of the Prism Knights series, young knight named Ivy Keaton searches for meaning in her life. Wanting to leave killing behind and save lives instead. She searches for the Curse Royal, said to be guarded by a dragon. But things are not what they appear... Intro/Listener Feedback - 0:00 Summary - 2:33 Analysis - 12:58 Foreshadowing/Connections - 15:46 Outro/Upcoming Conventions - 17:19

  • Prism Knights - Coquelicot

    Prism Knights - Coquelicot

    01/06/2019 Duração: 20min

    Volume one of the Prism Knights introduces us to Fern. When Fern climbs into a tower rumoured to be guarded by a witch, she ends up finding the Lost Princess Cordelia. Their meeting will mean the death of thousands. 1:57 - Summary 11:24 - Analysis 15:45 - Foreshadowing/Connections 16:34 - In Conclusion (Wrap-up)

  • Prism Knights - Introduction

    Prism Knights - Introduction

    30/04/2019 Duração: 06min

    A brief introduction to season 2 of the podcast, where we will be looking at the fantasy series, Prism Knights. Be sure to grab your copy of Coquelicot and read it before the next episode! Learn about J. Kiakas here: http://jkiakas.com Buy a copy here: https://www.etsy.com/ca/shop/WindyWallflower

  • Buttercups Baby

    Buttercup's Baby

    11/02/2019 Duração: 34min

    What happened after the escape from Humperdinck's castle? Did they even manage to get away with all their lives? Find out in the sequel to The Princess Bride! 4:55 Summary 18:00 Analysis 21:26 Wrap-up 21:58 Special Announcement!

  • The Honeymoon

    The Honeymoon

    03/02/2019 Duração: 15min

    Take a Closer Book at the final chapter of The Princess Bride, The Honeymoon. After storming the castle, how will our heroes escape? 0:00 - Intro/Feedback 2:45 - Summary 9:02 - Analysis/Opinion 10:45 - Book V. Movie 11:56 - Wrap-Up

  • The Wedding

    The Wedding

    28/01/2019 Duração: 16min

    The wedding is about to begin, giving Inigo and Fezzik less than a day to find the man in black, bring him back to life, and storm the castle. What could go wrong? 0:00 - Intro/Listener Feedback 1:55 - Summary 9:35 - Analysis/Opinion 11:23 - Foreshadowing/Book V. Movie (Spoilers) 13:20 - Wrap-Up

  • The Festivities

    The Festivities

    20/01/2019 Duração: 28min

    As Buttercup slowly realizes the mistake she's made, Inigo and Fezzik make their reappearance in the story, and Westley is tortured by Count Rugen and Prince Humperdinck. 0:00 - Intro/Listener Feedback 0:48 - Summary 18:21 - Analysis/Opinion 22:01 - Foreshadowing 23:12 - Book V. Movie 24:50 - Wrap-up

  • The Announcement

    The Announcement

    14/01/2019 Duração: 37min

    Chapter five, where the man in black and the Sicilian Crowd fight each other to kidnap Princess Buttercup. Will she be murdered by outlaws? Held for ransom? Or rescued by Prince Humperdinck? Intro/Feedback (0:00) Summary(1:38) Analysis/Opinion (22:13) The Letter (25:02) Foreshadowing (31:34) Book V. Movie (31:53) Wrap-Up/Goodbye (33:23) Secret (37:06)

  • The Groom, the Courtship, and the Preparations

    The Groom, the Courtship, and the Preparations

    07/01/2019 Duração: 13min

    This episode we'll be taking a look at three (very short) chapters all together. And just to make it easier for people to listen to specific sections, here are the times: 0:03 Listener feedback 1:56 Summary 7:14 Analysis/Opinion 8:34 Foreshadowing (Spoilers) 9:15 Book V. Movie (Spoilers) 10:01 Wrap-up Join the discussion @GuenevereLee

  • The Bride

    The Bride

    24/12/2018 Duração: 13min

    We dive into the first 'proper' chapter of The Princess Bride, aptly titled 'The Bride'. This chapter follows Buttercup and Westley's childhood. 0:00 - Intro/Feedback 1:48 - Summary 7:57 - Analysis/Opinion (Spoilers) 8:53 - Book vs. Movie (Spoilers) 9:39 - Wrap-Up

  • The Princess Bride

    The Princess Bride

    10/12/2018 Duração: 12min

    In our audio book club we are reading The Princess Bride. S. Morgenstern’s classic tale of true love & high adventure. Although known as one of the great adventure stories of all time, the novel opens not with sword sights and daring escapes, but Goldman’s personal (and wholly fictional) history with this novel. 0:00 - Intro/Listener Feedback 1:41 - Summary 6:16 - Analysis/Opinion 8:48 - Foreshadowing (Spoilers) 9:18 - Wrap-up

  • Episode 1 - Introduction

    Episode 1 - Introduction

    17/11/2018 Duração: 12min

    We begin season one of our audio book club, by taking a look at The Princess Bride. I go over the anniversary edition introductions, and say goodbye to one of my favourite authors. RIP William Goldman 0:00 - Intro 1:45 - Summary 5:08 - Analysis 7:50 - Foreshadowing (Spoilers) 8:35 - Conclusion (Wrap-up) 8:59 - "Hola..." 12:!4 - Outtakes