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    Bonus Track April 23, 2016 The Incomparable 297
    297b Is the Baby Ohm Alive?

    In this super-extended Bonus Track, we discuss the differences between subs and dubs, try to spot a “Space Battleship Yamato” reference, and look on in horror/amusement as Steve and John debate a handful of frames that determine the fate of a baby Ohm.

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    The Incomparable Mothership April 23, 2016 “Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind”
    297 The Ohm Whisperer

    Our survey of director Hayao Miyazaki’s work continues with 1984’s “Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind,” in which a post-apocalyptic world (of the 1980s nuclear armageddon variety) is populated by princesses, bugs that can’t help but be buggin’, a bunch of flying vehicles, and a suspicious fall through quicksand.