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    SestraCastJuly 21, 2017Orphan Black season 1, episode 4
    4 "Effects of External Conditions" (S1E4)

    Kathy and Jean marvel at how much can happen in one episode that’s only 44 minutes long. Alison pretends to be Sarah, Sarah pretends to be Beth, and even homicidal maniac Helena manages to play a convincing Beth. Somehow Felix still gets the best lines.

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    SestraCastJuly 12, 2017Orphan Black season 1, episode 3
    3 "Variation Under Nature" (S1E3)

    We can use the “c-word” now, but our heroines wish they could find a new label for themselves. The mysterious assassin is revealed, but that raises even more questions. Your hosts know way more about TV police procedure than poor Sarah, but resolve not to be overly picky. Felix is our new favorite babysitter.

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    SestraCastJuly 4, 2017Orphan Black season 1, episode 2
    2 "Instinct" (S1E2)

    While cataloguing favorite Felix quotes, Jean and Kathy watch Sarah become more entangled in the mystery of her apparently identical twins.

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    SestraCastJune 27, 2017Orphan Black season 1, episode 1
    1 "Natural Selection" (S1E1)

    We kick off our new podcast series with a comprehensive review of the premiere episode. In particular, we analyze the stunning opening scene, two and a half minutes of television guaranteed to hook the viewer on the Orphan Black.

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    The Incomparable MothershipJune 21, 20142013-14 TV season in review, plus "Game of Thrones."
    199 Get This Man Some New Paint

    In this episode we recap our take on the TV season that recently concluded. In a segment with little to no spoilers, we largely discuss shows we like, including “Orphan Black,” “Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD,” and even “The Blacklist” and “The Good Wife.” Then at the end of the show we slip into spoiler territory and talk about season 4 of “Game of Thrones.”

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    The Incomparable MothershipNovember 16, 2013"Marvel's Agents of SHIELD," "Sleepy Hollow," and more fall TV.
    168 A Different Kind of Sleeper Agent

    Pick up the clicker and join us for our conversation about the new TV season. We talk ABC’s “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.”, “Sleepy Hollow,” “The Blacklist,” “Brooklyn Nine-Nine,” “The Crazy Ones,” “The Michael J. Fox Show,” “Masters of Sex,” and also NBC’s “Dracula”—which we haven’t actually seen. Plus returning shows of note like “Parks and Recreation,” “Bob’s Burgers,” “How I Met Your Mother,” and “The Big Bang Theory.” We also talk about how exciting corporate synergy can be, Scott endorses a show you should watch if you have the channel it’s on, and we provide our pitch for “CSI: Dracula.”

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    Bonus TrackJuly 21, 2013The Incomparable #150
    150b High Density

    After The Incomparable #150 we talked about Orphan Black, Glenn killing Horace Deidu’s podcast, and why John is pro-Brony.

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    The Incomparable MothershipJune 15, 2013"Game of Thrones" season 3, and other 2012-13 TV.
    145 He Lives By a Stupid Code

    Winter is coming! Any day now. No, really… Wait for it… Hmm. In the meantime, here’s our review of this year’s “Game of Thrones” season, recorded with all of us in the same room! Haven’t seen it? Skip ahead an hour and listen to us talk about other TV shows we watched during the 2012-2013 TV season, including the finale of “Fringe.”