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18
Sep 2019

Ep. 75 - Primer (2004)

This week the guys have to deal with time travel (and Rob's subsequent erection) as they breakdown 2004's Primer while trying to understand just what they spent an hour and fifteen minutes watching. 

India's Tech Support - https://www.businesstoday.in/latest/trends/chandrayaan-2-not-only-isro-nasa-also-sends-messages-lander-vikram-moon/story/378594.html

Mummy 4 / Tank Girl - https://io9.gizmodo.com/another-dc-cw-hero-might-have-signed-up-for-crisis-on-i-1837967839

Hailee Steinfeld Hawkeye - https://variety.com/2019/tv/news/hawkeye-series-hailee-steinfeld-disney-plus-1203318859/

4
Sep 2019

Ep. 73 - 11.22.63 S01E05-06

This week the guys marvel at Rob's newly found insights, James has some equipment issues, Rob and James try to gauge just how into Jeff Goldblum Jason is and they slog through two more episodes of 11.22.63.

Suicide Squad Nathan Fillion: https://comicbook.com/dc/2019/08/25/suicide-squad-casts-nathion-fillion-james-gunn/

 

Jeff Goldblum: https://www.nerdsandbeyond.com/2019/08/24/d23-the-world-according-to-jeff-goldblum-to-premiere-on-disney-plus/

 

Agents of Shield Hayley Atwell: https://www.syfy.com/syfywire/agents-of-shield-cast-dish-on-final-season-screen-time-travel-premiere-at-d23

 

28
Aug 2019

Ep. 72 - 11.22.63 S01E03-04

This week the gang continues their coverage of 11.22.63 as James posits an alternative genre for the series, Rob reveals his maple syrup preferences and consumption methods, James gushes over Metallica and Rob ponders drinking bath water.

The Matrix 4 is the movie nobody asked for - https://nerdist.com/article/matrix-4-keanu-reeves-carrie-anne-moss-lana-wachowski/

Elon Musk wants to declare war on Mars - https://www.businessinsider.com/elon-musk-doubles-down-on-theory-about-nuking-mars-2019-8

Hendricks hand modeling - https://www.indiewire.com/2019/08/christina-hendricks-american-beauty-hand-model-1202168139/

 

14
Aug 2019

Ep. 71 - 11.22.63 S01E01-02

This week the guys talk about Jason's real name, Rob's racy tardigrade image collection, and start their discussion on the time travelling adventures of Jake Epping based on the Stephen King novel of the same name, 11.22.63.

Jonathan Frakes talks "Picard": https://sciencefiction.com/2019/08/09/stlv19-jonathan-frakes-praises-star-trek-picard-cast-says-series-is-like-10-different-movies/

Tardigrades are everywhere:
https://www.wired.com/story/a-crashed-israeli-lunar-lander-spilled-tardigrades-on-the-moon/

 

7
Aug 2019

Ep. 70 - Men in Black (1997)

In this week's episode the guys dig into one of the most iconic sci-fi films of the 1990's, Men in Black... for about 10 minutes. Then it's all Will Smith, all the time! Who thinks Will Smith is overrated and who thinks he's top tier?  Find out in this special Will Smith edition of Smoking and Drinking in Space!

Will Smith

Star Trek Discover and Picard series are synching up: https://comicbook.com/startrek/2019/08/05/star-trek-discovery-picard-canon-coordination/

Sex Robot - https://www.dailystar.co.uk/news/latest-news/795928/sex-robots-whitney-cummings-netflix-show-can-i-touch-it

31
Jul 2019

Ep. 69 - Earth Girls are Easy (1988)

This week the guys channel their inner twelve year-old selves as James and Rob suggest future titles and giggle about boobs, Jason reveals a hidden crush and they push through the pain that was caused by watching Earth Girls are Easy.

French Army - https://www.theverge.com/platform/amp/2019/7/24/20708432/france-military-science-fiction-writers-red-team

24
Jul 2019
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Jul 2019
10
Jul 2019

Ep. 66 - The Man in the High Castle - S01E05-06 - The New Normal and Three Monkeys

This week continues our coverage of the Man in the High Castle, James shares a painful loss, Rob is still striking out in the bedroom and we have a special announcement!

You can now nickels our way at https://www.patreon.com/sadis_podcast

We also have merch! https://www.teepublic.com/?ref_id=7553

Netflix is pulling tobacco use depictions from some shows: https://www.syfy.com/syfywire/netflix-stranger-things-smoking

3
Jul 2019

Ep. 65 - The Man in the High Castle - S01E03-04 - The Illustrated Woman and Revelations

In this week's episode the guys talk about alternative uses for peanut butter, Rob's sex life (or lack thereof) and musically inspired whiskey.  Oh, and there is some The Man in the High Castle talk in there, too.

Mars keeps getting more anatomically correct: https://www.syfy.com/syfywire/mind-blowing-martian-crater-doesnt-look-real

Paul Rudd on Ghostbusters: https://nerdist.com/article/paul-rudd-ghostbusters/

https://sciencefiction.com/2019/06/27/paul-rudd-answers-to-call-to-join-ghostbusters-2020/

Spider-man Into the Spider-verse is on Netflix: https://hypebeast.com/2019/6/spider-man-into-the-spider-verse-now-on-netflix

 

26
Jun 2019

Ep. 64 - The Man in the High Castle - S01E01-02 - The New World and Sunrise

This week starts our coverage of Amazon's series based off of Phillip K Dicks alternate history novel that depicts a world where World War II went in a very different direction and its aftermath, it's The Man in the High Castle.  Rob has some technical difficulties, James threatens Rob with testicular violence and Jason can't seem to spit out aftermath. 

Owen Wilson and Salma Hayek to star in sci-fi movie Bliss: https://sciencefiction.com/2019/06/22/amazon-studios-bliss-signs-salma-hayek-and-owen-wilson/

Good Omens: https://www.cnet.com/google-amp/news/netflix-jokes-its-cancelling-good-omens-while-amazon-kills-stranger-things/

NASA Hacked: https://www.zdnet.com/google-amp/article/nasa-hacked-because-of-unauthorized-raspberry-pi-connected-to-its-network/

Avengers Endame Rerelease: https://io9.gizmodo.com/avengers-endgame-is-returning-to-theaters-real-soon-a-1835649149/amp

Mark Hamill trolls the Internet: https://sciencefiction.com/2019/06/21/mark-hamill-weighs-in-on-his-star-wars-future-after-star-wars-rise-of-skywalker/

New Stranger Things trailer is out: https://www.gq.com/story/stranger-things-three-final-trailer

19
Jun 2019
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Jun 2019
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Jun 2019

Ep. 61 - Serenity (2005)

This week we conclude our coverage of the Firefly saga with the Joss Whedon written and directed movie Serenity and also discuss James' dislike for anything good which includes Monty Python and Lord of the Rings/The Hobbit. 

Live action Akira has its director and it is Taika Waititi: https://www.syfy.com/syfywire/akira-taika-waititi

Terminator: Dark Fate - https://www.syfy.com/syfywire/terminator-dark-fate-first-trailer-james-cameron

Gollum Singing Time After Time - https://nerdist.com/article/gollum-singing-time-after-time-cyndi-lauper/

29
May 2019

Ep. 60 - Firefly - S01E13-14 - Heart of Gold and Objects in Space

In this week's episode, Jason, James and Ralph (Rob) wrap up the Firefly TV series as they discuss iLaser Guns and their awful battery life, one dimensional villains modeled after other one dimensional villains and Rob wants to go to Bovine University when he grows up.

Disney now controls Hulu, next, the world: https://comicbook.com/tv-shows/2019/05/14/disney-full-control-hulu-streaming/?fbclid=IwAR2-ex6CbnxbaChM7JuVW9L4gLYDKy_V8yovqewxnPe6cY9WJMilyW3UAdo

 

Tyri-On tries to negotiate at the Red City: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eVyxnMM3ldc

 

A new Firefly graphic novel focusing on the women-folk: https://www.space.com/women-of-firefly-the-sting-graphic-novel.html

 

Picard series teaser: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f3om4V_-Y0Q&feature=youtu.be

 

22
May 2019

Ep. 59 - Firefly - S01E10-12 - War Stories, Trash and The Message

It's a triple header this week as we creep ever closer to the end of the Firefly series. Not only that, but this episode is a very special (as in after school special) episode because James cracks into a bottle of rum from a local distillery and takes on the drinking duties for this week.

I am Mother trailer: https://nerdist.com/article/i-am-mother-trailer-netflix-robot/

Mr. Fantastic got a face lift: https://geektyrant.com/news/the-new-mr-fantastic-character-design-in-marvel-comics-fantastic-four-looks-like-john-krasinski

15
May 2019

Ep. 58 - Firefly - S01E08-09 - Out of Gas and Ariel

This week the guys continue their time travelling quabbles and their coverage of Firefly with an in depth discussion of Spanish word pronunciation, porn 'staches and mall walking horror villains.

A high school in New Jersey put on a theatrical production of Alien and Sigourney Weaver came to congratulate them: https://www.syfy.com/syfywire/sigourney-weaver-visits-the-nj-high-school-cast-of-alien-to-tell-them-to-break-a-leg-and

Chaos Walking is so bad it's not releasable: https://www.syfy.com/syfywire/chaos-walking-reshoots-lionsgate-doug-liman

8
May 2019
1
May 2019

Ep. 56 - Firefly - S01E04-05 - Shindig and Safe

In this week's episode, Jason, James and Rob continue their ride through the space western that was taken from the world far too early where it's discovered that James has never seen Monty Python and the Holy Grail.  

Yale scientists made zombie pig brains: https://www.syfy.com/syfywire/scientists-just-zombified-pig-brains-are-we-next

Dark Phoenix: https://sciencefiction.com/2019/04/19/dark-phoenix-is-expected-to-have-the-lowest-x-men-opening-ever/

 

17
Apr 2019

Ep. 55 - Firefly S01E02-03 - The Train Job and Bushwacked

This week Jason, James and Rob discuss  episodes two and three of the space western that steals your medicine but gives it back and then steals all your dinner trays instead, it's Joss Whedon's Firefly. 

Lots of Robotech stuff in anticipation of live action movie (wondercon panel): https://www.syfy.com/syfywire/robotech-unveils-fleet-of-updates-for-comic-and-live-action-movie-at-wondercon

10
Apr 2019

Ep. 54 - Firefly - S01E01 - Serenity

This week Jason, James and Rob start their analysis of the space western by Joss Whedon that was screwed over by TV executives with their stupid episode ordering and the network scheduling that made it a hunting expedition to find the new episode, it's 2002's Firefly.

The Nerdist ranks Star Trek Series: https://nerdist.com/article/all-7-star-trek-series-ranked/

James Gunn's new Horror movie: https://sciencefiction.com/2019/03/29/james-gunn-unleashes-a-new-trailer-and-poster-for-superman-inspired-horror-movie-brightburn/

Firefly on Throwback Thursday: https://sciencefiction.com/2019/03/28/throwback-thursday-firefly-2002/

 

3
Apr 2019

Ep. 53 - Dark City (1998)

In this week's episode we welcome Josh from the podcast The Film Appraisers to talk about the 1998 Neo-Noir Sci-Fi film and future look at how people would actually play The Sims, Dark City.

Chang Chen joins Dune cast: https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/heat-vision/chang-chen-cast-legendarys-dune-movie-1195239

New Stranger Things trailer: https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.theverge.com/platform/amp/2019/3/23/18277122/new-trailers-stranger-things-toy-story-4-john-wick-3-watch

The third installment of Bill and Ted is coming: https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2019/03/excellent-were-finally-getting-another-bill-and-ted-adventure-this-summer/

 

27
Mar 2019

Ep. 52 - A Tribute to Red

This is a bitter sweet episode.  On one hand, it marks the one year anniversary of Smoking and Drinking in Space!  On the other, I say goodbye to my dearest friend and co-host.  I hope you will join me and many others as we reflect back on our favorite Red moments in the show and celebrate his invaluable contribution to Smoking and Drinking in Space!

-Jason

I want to give a special thanks to the following people who helped me put this together:

Stargate Pioneer

James Ghiem

Mike Rondeau

Chris Jones

Albert Padilla

Josh McCrae

Rob Dailey

 

20
Mar 2019

Ep. 51 - Real Steel (2011)

In this week's episode Jason welcomes fellow BGA co-host Joe to share some exciting news and review the film that put the rock in Rock 'em Sock 'em Robots, it's 2011's Real Steel.

Optimus Prime confirmed in Bumblebee 2: https://fullcirclecinema.com/2019/03/16/optimus-prime-bumblebee-2-last-knight-sequel/

Build your own lightsaber with rancor teeth: https://www.syfy.com/syfywire/build-your-own-lightsaber-at-galaxys-edge

 

James Gunn is back on Guardians of the Galaxy: https://www.syfy.com/syfywire/james-gunn-back-marvels-guardians-of-the-galaxy-vol-3

13
Mar 2019

Ep. 50 - Space Camp

This week Jason welcomes Albert from The Cantina Cast and The Basement to discuss the fun 80s film that could have been a huge boon to NASA's public image but was overshadowed by one of the most tragic disasters in space exploration, 1986's Space Camp. 

What we know so far about the new Picard Star Trek series:

https://nerdist.com/article/picard-star-trek-series-everything-we-know/

 

6
Mar 2019

Ep. 49 - Oblivion (2013)

This week Rob is back to discuss the movie that wanted to be a reboot of 2001 but was more of a blue screen of death instead starring Tom Cruise, Morgan Freeman and Olga Kurylenko, it's 2013's Oblivion.

Introducing your newest KFC Colonel... Robocop? https://www.syfy.com/syfywire/robocop-is-kfcs-new-colonel-and-hell-kill-you-if-you-ask-about-the-secret-recipe

Man in the High Castle is cancelled after Season 4: https://www.syfy.com/syfywire/man-in-the-high-castle-canceled

Nightflyers is cancelled: https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/live-feed/nightflyers-canceled-at-syfy-1188196

Genius Girl Scout cookie marketing: 

https://www.deseretnews.com/article/900056980/jason-mamoa-samoas-this-girl-scout-put-jason-momoas-picture-on-boxes-of-samoa-cookies-and-they-sold-out-like-hotcakes.html

The Chinese blockbuster that could: 

https://www.syfy.com/syfywire/this-chinese-sci-fi-blockbuster-is-about-to-become-the-countrys-biggest-movie-ever

27
Feb 2019

Ep. 48 - Stargate (1994)

In this week's episode, Crowley from Bad Gamers Anonymous joins Jason as they discuss the film that gets sand in all the nooks and crannies but still managed to start a franchise starring Kurt Russell, James Spader and Mili Avital, it's 1994's Stargate.

Yesterday movie trailer: https://nerdist.com/article/yesterday-trailer-time-traveler-steals-beatles-music/

AI is creating pictures of people... who don't exist! https://nerdist.com/article/website-uses-artificial-intelligence-to-generate-fake-human-faces/

20
Feb 2019

Ep. 47 - Edge of Tomorrow (2014)

In this week's episode we discuss the 2014 sci-fi sequel to the 1993 comedic hit that tells the revenge story of Punxsutawney Phil as he unleashes his army of doom upon the world and one man's repeated efforts to bring about an early spring, it's 2014's Edge of Tomorrow.

Spoiler Alert!: Between 8:08 and 8:44, there are some light spoilers about the end of The Expanse Season 3.  You have been warned!

New The Expanse Season 4 Character:

https://www.tvguide.com/news/the-expanse-season-4-adolphus-murtry-burn-gorman/

Hubble is looking at Uranus:

https://gizmodo.com/whoa-uranus-looks-totally-messed-up-right-now-1832461611

Orville is having trouble:

http://sciencefiction.com/2019/01/09/ratings-orville-hit-series-low/

13
Feb 2019

Ep. 46 - Demolition Man (1993)

In this week's episode, Rob fills in for an absent Red as we discuss Sly Stallone's sci-fi action film that pits him up against the fast feet and flashy wardrobe of Wes Snipes where anything and everything is open game for total destruction, including our wits, it's 1993's Demolition Man.

30
Jan 2019