About Christin

Sound engineer, writer, goofball. Capable of making any conversation about BBC Sherlock. Or burritos. There's more to me than that. ...But not much. @NerosLyre

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TiSB 98 Temeraire

TiSB #98: Double Dragons

A terrible twosome talks the Temeraire series, by Naomi Novik, and why dragons are a surprisingly good fit for the Napoleonic wars. Spoilers are light but present.

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TiSB 97 Game of Thrones

TiSB #97: Purple Weddings and a Funeral

It’s a mega episode! The panel delves into Game of Thrones season 4, then Rob hosts the draft for Fantasy Summer Box Office 2014 (with Ben participating in spirit).

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TiSB #95: Two by Two

TiSB gets biblical as we dive into Noah and other biblical films; plus it’s Trailer Time for X-Men: Days of Future Past and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles!

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TiSB 94 Late Night Lunacy

TiSB #94: Late Night Lunacy

An iron three panel discusses late night comedy television in all its surprisingly dramatic glory, everything from SNL to Craig Ferguson to The Colbert Report. Also, Bastille is here! (Bastille is not actually here)

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TiSB 92 300

TiSB #92: Historically Accurate

Christin leads an iron 3 panel through 300: Rise of an Empire, then discusses some actual historical fiction.

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TiSB #90: All Aboard the Underwood Express

TiSB returns with a beefy discussion of Guardians of the Galaxy, House of Cards season 2, the new Fantastic Four, and HBO’s True Detective.

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TiSB 88 Hearthstone

TiSB #88: Hearthstoned

Guest panelist Chris joins us for a discussion on this year’s hilarious Superbowl and Blizzard’s new free to play CCG, Hearthstone. Discussion ranges from casual play to advanced strategy.

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TiSB 87 Baker St

TiSB #87 Back to Baker St

The plucky panel tackles Sherlock season 3! Drunken mysteries! Weddings! Secrets! British people! Oh my!

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TiSB 86 FilmCritHulk

TiSB #86: HULK SMASH! …into ebook market

We dive into the wonderful world of screenwriting, and thoroughly review FilmCritHulk’s new ebook, Screenwriting 101. Plot holes! Hero’s Journey! Star Wars/Star Trek! Wine! SMASH!

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TiSB 84 2014

TiSB #84: Welcome to 2014

A five person panel kicks off the new year with a recap of 2013’s major ups and downs. Then we take a peek into the next 12 months of media madness.

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Movies & TV

TiSB Roundtable: Xmas movies UNCHAINED

It’s that time of year, folks! Christmastime! The lights! The presents! The early onset diabetes! Can’t you just smell the goddamn CHEER!? (Sure you can.)

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TiSB 83 Hobbit

TiSB #83: Hobbits & Cumberdragons

It’s that time of the year again! That’s right, Peter Jackson movie time! A dynamic duo takes a deep look into The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug. Smaaaaaaaaaaawwwg.

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TiSB #82: Let’s Roll

The panel goes on its very first adventure in the mysterious world of Dungeons & Dragons. It does not end well…

Featuring: Marcus, Jeff, Christin, Steve

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Blog

I am Sherlocked and So Can You

Navigating 56 short stories and 4 novels, a guide to Sherlock Holmes literature for the novice reader.

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TiSB #80: Catching Fire

Happy Thanksgiving! TiSB celebrates this feasting day with an ironic hour of discussion on The Hunger Games: Catching Fire!

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TiSB #79: Magical Kingdoms

The panel tackles the new trailer for Maleficent, then takes a walk down memory lane with favorite fables, folklore, and “Disney” stories.

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This is Serious Business #78: Nerd Rage

Rob reviews Thor 2, Jeff talks Blizzcon, and the panel dives into stuff that was so bad it made out heads explode.

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This is Serious Business #77: Wiggin’ Out

Christin hosts as she and Jon navigate the upcoming blitzkrieg of Marvel films, then Michelle hops in for a panel review of Ender’s Game. Spoiler alert: It’s kinda meh.

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