Cavebabble Podcast

Ebenezer Scrooge is a popular man in films, and even Bill Murray took a shot at the role. Tonight, we babble about the 1988 Richard Donner holiday classic, Scrooged . A Lethal director, more cameos than you can shake a ghost stick at, and the age-old question of how to attach antlers to mice. What's not to like? Join us! This episode is brought to you by Counting Up.

Note: This episode includes a special code word, which is part of the solution to the Popcorn N Roses Great Big Giveaway contest. Listen up!

Direct download: cavebabblepodcast-307251-12-26-2011_pshow_472640.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 12:54pm CDT

We wrap up our series of episodes on Star Trek pilots with a look at Broken Bow, the first adventure of Captain Archer and the crew of the Enterprise NX-01. Power ballad themes. Moody Vulcans. Hot decontamination. It's all here in Star Trek: Enterprise. Join us!
Direct download: cavebabblepodcast-306433-12-19-2011_pshow_472120.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 7:44am CDT

Our series on Star Trek television pilot episodes continues. Captain Janeway and the crew of the USS Voyager are whisked away to the Delta Quadrant for a meeting with the Caretaker in this inagural episode of Star Trek: Voyager. Tuvok is undercover, Paris is burning, and Neelix has a few tricks up his sleeve. This episode is brought to you by Holographic Healing.
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Category: Podcast -- posted at: 9:22am CDT

Our Trek through the worlds of the Federation continues with Emissary, the pilot episode of Star Trek: Deep Space NIne. Sisko and crew stand ready to take on the Cardassians, or any other species wanting to exploit wormholes and abandoned space stations. This episode is brought to you by Beach GIggles.
Direct download: cavebabblepodcast-303107-11-21-2011_pshow_469764.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 5:07am CDT

Tonight, we cover a sampling of fantasy action films, including The Beastmaster, both versions of Clash of the Titans, a salute to 300, and a spoiler-free review of Tarsem Singh's Immortals. Shake the sand from your sandals, and join us! This episode is brought to you by Baby Oil.

Direct download: cavebabblepodcast-302278-11-13-2011_pshow_468890.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 12:57pm CDT

Tonight, we continue our look at the pilot episode of each Star Trek series by delving into Encounter at Farpoint, the inagural voyage of Star Trek: The Next Generation. Jean-Luc Picard and crew take the Enterprise D where only Q knows what is going on. Gaze upon the manly wonder of Riker, and weep with the emphathy of Troi. Watch for intergalactic jellyfish! This episode is brought to you by Onesies.
Direct download: cavebabblepodcast-301406-11-06-2011_pshow_468292.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 5:39am CDT

In celebration of Halloween, we turn out the lights, start a small fire, and chat about the paranormal. As the flickering flames throw shadows on the walls, we discuss Paranormal Activity 2, share a review of Paranormal Activity 3, and freak each other out with tales of the Slender Man. Background music by EyeOh. This episode is brought to you by What's That Noise.
Direct download: cavebabblepodcast-300737-10-30-2011_pshow_467615.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 5:19am CDT

We begin our look at the various Star Trek pilot episodes with the original series pilot, The Cage. Join us for an adventure with Captain Pike, his stalwart crew, and bulbous-headed aliens. This episode is brought to you by Pulsing Veins.
Direct download: cavebabblepodcast-300159-10-24-2011_pshow_466909.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 7:56am CDT

To celebrate a month of Screan Screams, our friends over at Subject: Cinema, TC Kirkham and Kim Brown, asked the Babblers to submit short weekly segments featuring their topic of the week. We've gathered four of those segments here, covering giant bugs, sea monsters, Gamera, and body parts run amok. Also featured is a review of The Thing, the prequel to John Carpenter's sci-fi horror classic. This episode is brought to you by Things in the Dark.
Direct download: cavebabblepodcast-299289-10-16-2011_pshow_466095.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 2:14pm CDT

It's time for a look at our history of portable gaming, from Mattel Football to the Nintendo 3DS. Along the way, we cover a broad range of game series, including Pokemon, Zelda, Dragon Quest, and Harvest Moon. Finally, join us for another installment of Cavebabble Eats Odd Things, featuring pickled Brussels sprouts. This episode is brought to you by Something in My Pocket.
Direct download: cavebabblepodcast-297570-10-01-2011_pshow_464928.mp3
Category: Podcast -- posted at: 10:33am CDT