67. The Gimme a K Street Job

We’re watching the Gimme a K Street Job, we’re talking about Cheerleading, Congress, and Divide & Conquer.

We also discuss big sneezing hours, the combiner combiner, Dr Mario World, making our way through the Orange Groves, Uni-environmentalist Depression, good episode, weird plot format, the cheerleader movie, Robin Williams voice ‘Neon Genesis Evangelion’, new podcast, Dance Academy, imitating America, charger bit, Nate isn’t doing much this episode, Parker’s alienation from a mainstream adolescence is resonant, Parker’s torture subplot, Cheerleading Sport, Smash cut to congress shooting down a bill to protect young girls, Wetting the throat break, Sophie goes on a Zelda quest, JJ Legrange tries to take Do Nate from us, what is congress?, both sides-ism (BSE is a big deal), Sophie joins the Leverage war crimes club, Parker sees the air vent on the ceiling, Pep Talks, dealing with overstimulation, who is John Cornish?, I’ll explain later, Community Funko Pops, Britta the straw-feminist.

Recommendations:
DGR Mario Maker
Neon Genesis Evangelion feels Explicitly Queer thanks to this trans voice actor

66. The French Connection Job

We’re watching the French Connection Job, ask us about Truffles, Community Theatre, and Molecular Gastronomy.

We also discuss a great week, Shadowbringers solo, Fabby-Ann’s first Pride, Glitter and Axes, pills that make girls pee a lot, hair-passing, let’s go watch Spiderverse, Cass solves a murder, Shawshank Redemption and humanisation of Prisoners, ‘Celebrity’ chef guests, Don’t trust John Rogers or Cops, Eliot’s unfortune backstory, Hardison is a total jerk this episode, tipping and taxes, Pepper is the only dog, the only good Randy (maybe), Is This Racist?, projecting, I can’t believe I forgot what spreader bars were called, food is life, Hardison being childish, when Parker loves her job she never works a day in her life, gold leaf doesn’t change physical taste but commodity fetishism is extremely yucky, Alec Hestonson, Pepper is a rowdy boyo, why doesn’t Parker like Jazz?, Eliot murderman, Palmer and Snead are good, we’ve never played Stardew Valley, the rapping door, Cass is always Dick Van Dyke, Noble Gases, how to get Fabby-Ann to watch something: invoke One Day at a Time, one George Washington.

Recommendations:
Mr Iglesias
Summer Depression by Girl in Red

65. The First Contact Job

We’re watching the First Contact Job, we’re talking about Sci-Fi, Cyphers, and Mr Musk.

We discuss depression and suicide from 27:00 to 28:12

We also discuss dour moods, good news, ladies like strong teeth, pokefusions, Live Astrology, Hercules, Skatune Network, Good Gwenpoole Ebooks, Sin-Sister Six comic, Gay wrath wedding, Parker is mean, substitute podcaster, completionists, this episode is ableism cordial concentrate, Eliot is a war criminal, DNC debate part 1, Bleach, they don’t love the characters, for a second it’s good, Nate doesn’t remember it’s never about the money, the client sells his design to weapons manufacturers, Fermi and Drake, how to ruin a con with 1 bad alias, Charlie Xavier’s Angels, the Bad John Job, an Alien goes out for lunch, Michi Pro the Great Space War Vol 10, we refuse to let all things be bad, lots of trivia, Cass added trivia to IMDB, Marvins, Yeet me up Scotty, Elon’s Extraterrestrial Ejection, Non, how we conned a podcast network into thinking we were a good podcast, Epsilina watches Charlie’s Angels, Lucy Liu is great.

Recommendations:
Mental Health in Video Games: The Good and the Bad
How Brooklyn Nine-Nine makes a joke and Riley J. Dennis’ YT Channel
I Wanna Be Your Girlfriend by Girl in Red

64. The Blue Line Job

We’re watching The Blue Line Job, we’re talking about Enforcers, Concussions, and Turtles that are Russians.

We also discuss TMNT 2003, cooking/food talk from 2:10 to 8:55, Slow cooking is good, Double Indian beef and Aloo Gobi, the Surviving Culinarian, Monk vs Gold, Gun House vs the Dogbot, Podcast Law, Randy Pitchford should be in jail right next to Bryan Cogman, full contact sports are fucked up y’all, John Rogers handles something okay but pretends that this is an individual problem instead of a systemic issue, Dr Karma Houdini, shout-out to Danny Marko, Mick Foley, “Women be knowing things?”, Lyudmila Pavlichenko, Parker and Hardison do a sneaky, what is good internet?, we go off on a big tangent, Calcifer coaster, Horny Scared, My Neighbour Del Totoro, Fabby Ann reacts to the One Piece Rap, Vlad good, Nate likes hockey, a fanciful turn of phrase, S&M&M, Elliot renounces the Leverage team, disparagement of nice character scenes for being “Fanfiction-y”, Loving your characters, Grey’s Hammer lifting contest, Petunia Evans joins the Brotherhood of Evil Mutants in Oleander, Nate and Sophie casual intimacy, Hockey =/= Christmas, as the Zamboni goes, changing the culture of sports, door foley, the eight Ranger, early recording next week, Special Kiss, at the end of the episode…

Recommendations:
Sleepless Domain
Girls by Girl in Red
The Disney Brain

63. The (Very) Big Bird Job with Tina

We’re watching the (Very) Big Bird Job, we’re talking about Flight Simulators, the Spruce Goose, and Teddy-Bears. We’re also joined by Tina from Welcome to Storybrooke.

We also discuss Portland, (mostly) a good episode, (mostly) a bad movie, Jean Grey’s Aliases, the Best Omens, Kate Leth as Picard voice “Make it Gay”, Sophie/Nate good, “Less is More, John”, another of Elliot’s friends, we don’t trust Mr Rogers, Interpol and Pretzels joke, Microbrewery, Be gay do Mouth Crimes, Word Salad, Westley?!, Dropped plots, Days of Future Stealcasts, Cass is in the episode, there can only be one (pilot), Kylo comparisons, Sophie hates Portland for some reason, Sophie bad acting when?, a Sheikh-y disguise, good heist/treasure hunt, Roemer thinks he has endurance, Nate’s son was named Sam, “Drink our Juice!”, chili is the human condition, the real Spruce Goose, gimmicks for days, Tina Stark, Plushies for days.

Recommendations:
Wolverine and the X-Men
The Chef Show
Best Friends Whenever
The Strange Case of Starship Iris

X11. The Interstitial Job

We’re playing Interstitial: Our Hearts Intertwined, and we’re joined by Erika and Riley, we’re talking about breaking into Santa Claus’ house, Stealing Magical Artefacts, and maybe that army of child Automatons.

We also discuss that beverage is a crime, Erika says Fuck, the guerrilla podcast, I’m not doing that Riley, Rley Hopkins: Distant “Hell Yeah”, Spoilers for seven year old episode of Elementary, Michael J Mouse, MJ is furryphobic, Natalie Dormer’s Half-smile, Mary-Jane Watson, Goofy G. Goof, and Irene Adler (Jamie Moriarty) ride the Teacups, Riley’s edit, Lois Lane kills Vulcan, Goofy go Sicko Mode, the Felix Noodle Incident, leaving the Goofster hanging, the missing flower, Goofy uses Gear 2 to charge in and attack Roger Rabbit, Parker as played by Lucy Liu, Summoning Jutsu, Parker in a Goocoon, Goofy backseat jumpscare, Big Bird says “Fuck Cops”.

Erika’s Games
Hearts of Magic Kickstarter

X10. The Dragon Job

This week we’re doing something a bit different, we return to the world of D&D to talk about the Joust, Changelings, and Dragons. We’re Joined by Lexi, and Jasmine.

We also discuss threats, Ky did Pitch Perfect, Lia did Prison Break, and Eroses did Moby Dick (with a squid), Egg-napping, immediately planning to seduce the princess, Horse-themed establishment, Dice troubles, Scatdragon Ky, Eroses’ time is now, Heath Ledger is here, the entire party “This is fine.”, Ky “What is love?”, it’s not Drizzt!, two girls walking in the rose garden five feet apart because they are gay, headcanons for my own characters, like Boruto’s other dad’s curse-mark, we should watch a Knight’s Tale, Mr Tudyk, when she’s been rolling a D12 this whole time, not being implicated in murders is one of our favourite activities, Knight’s tale Monologue, Bunkers and Badasses, accidentally having 2 GM characters talk to each other, regipatricide, Harry Potter as Mother of Dragons, a family reunion, All Guards Are Bastards.

The theme this episode is “Malicious” By Kevin Macleod, used under a Creative Commons: by Attribution 3.0 License.

Season 4 Retrospective: Consequences

We’re recapping season 4! We talk about Consequences, bookends, and everything else from this season!

We also discuss the worst season, LL Cool J redux, nonspecific season theming, this season is too long, she forgot what she was about to say for a full minute, this season and cheap jokes, is Nate an Alcoholic? John Rogers doesn’t care, fuck that ‘depression makes great artists’ bullshit, we say “it’s bad” a bunch, explain the joke to us John, Frankie blacks out (not actually), we discuss the bad show (Leverage not Game of Thrones), (but also Game of Thrones), John Rogers looks good compared to David Benioff and Dan Weiss, spelling correction came later, Elliot has friends this season, Parker and Elliot are 2009 era AMVs, Aldis Hodge continues to be fantastic,
“I have become angry youtuber yelling, destroyer of content”, top/bottom 3 episodes this season, Scott Steiner redux, good finale, the roast of Nate, Leverage is often Racist, thank you listeners, Danny Devito impressions, season finales as series finales, the Donut Button, long episode, Game of Thrones is a bad show, Lena Headey hates Bronn’s actor because they had a bad breakup.

Recommendations:
Minecraft
Dust Wardens by Nora Blake

62. The Last Dam Job

We’re watching the Last Dam Job, we’re talking about Substitutes, Cool Swords, and Shellfish.

Detective Pikachu Spoilers/discussion from 2:00 to 7:10.

We also discuss better things than the 2019 Australian Federal election, Detective Pikachu is a good movie but uhh, put Phoenix Wright in SSB6, Happy Birthday Emily, Pepper is angry on Cass’ behalf, screw the government mandate, good villain, Victor Dubenich is a capitalist, open invite to the coward John Rogers, they all killed, ‘Big Building’ Parker, respecting Potato Juice, the gay vibes are here, Parker get dad, fashion expert Fabby, the return of the centrist, the team may have done an environment crime, Eliot became a better person after killing, Nate voice: Mahy Wife, they bone, Maggie Bi discourse, my kid wouldn’t want his death to drive me to murder, my dad would be stoked, Nate does still do a double murder, bad season good finale, Parker playing Archie in a flashback, Archie Leach says “Trans Rights”, egg substitutes, we’re tofu stans, we’re soda water antis, Cass goes to shellfish school, meat allergies, we return to Doctors on a leverage team, that’s a good boy, you’re not a sword girl?, Tomb Raider Excalibur, there’s a zombie on your lawn , annual Santa Claus vs the Devil, there are no rules, the sleep paralysis demon, egg of the geek.

Recommendations:
Summer Rose Court
Plants Vs Zombies
Orcs Must Die II

61. The Radio Job

We’re watching the Radio Job, we’re talking about Inventions, Doctor Who, and Die Hard.

We also discuss cold, Sausages as inuendo, Girlpool, all we wanna do is see Fabby turn in to a giant woman, Bill Nighy the secret Pokeman actor, Hardison can see all your porn, Nate Googles ‘boob’, Cass got to the yawn at 19 minutes in while editing and yawned, they kinda torture Hardison, ‘Dad’, this episode is weird about Parker’s neurodivergency, we get a Die Hard, Uncle Scam, this isn’t the first time Eliot has tied three men to a pipe, “Acceptable Losses” said the cop (a bastard), Sophie uses racism, big Leverage problems, Sophie escapes with pregonate, ominous medic, Alec Mcallister, they reference Doctor Who did you catch it?, anyone can die, “Oh this fuck”, Fabby being a DWEU nerd, we get side-tracked listing things the government should nationalise, guillotines are in the public domain, right?, Armadillo Run, the Wargames but it’s the Podcastgames, you gotta have Seven, Baba is Doctor, Doctor Bingo, companions post-credits scene, Ace’s furry girlfriend.

Recommendations:
Detective Pikachu
Sailor Sundays

60. The Gold Job

We’re watching the Gold Job, we’re talking about Games Design, Treasure Hunts, and… Gladys?!

We also discuss fake geek boys, Plant Clippings, FFXIV update, Waypoint charity livestream, good episode (Mainly), good Parker fashions, Hardison goes on strike, Hardison runs a con, Hardison watches Totally Spies, Hardison uses Twine, Mr Rogers are you good?, Hardison go on ARGonauts, “Subaltern”, Parker wuvs donuts, Tommy Madsen said “All Women are Queens.”, this episode is a bit sus about Chinese people, environmental storytelling, too invested, fake CGI water, how is Hardison familiar to them?, Nate is a Gamer, Ghost Facers, Gladys and her wife Smart House play Diner Duo, Austin Walker Pride and Prejudice Fanfic, video killed the sing along, Pepper doesn’t like the rain.

Recommendations:
Hearts of Magic: Threads Entangled
72 Hour Waypoint Charity Livestream
Be Good and Rewatch it

X9. Nacho Libre

We’re watching Nacho Libre, we’re talking about Chips, Lucha Libre, and Sin.

Avengers Endgame Spoilers/discussion goes from 10:00 to 41:22.

We apologize for the technical difficulties throughout the episode.

We also discuss why did we watch this?, visually a fine film, horny but the bad horny not the fun horny, the creative process, we realise we didn’t talk about stuff, we talk about endgame for like half an hour, character was good, beating my Kokomo romance to the punch, character had a good arc throughout the series, the link is fatphobia, wtf is cardio, dab, spoilers for ‘Just Like Heaven’ end at 24:35, how long until we can’t watch the Marvel Netflix shows anymore?, RWBY gets better, aimless Fabby, armour sets, the first of many times ‘Horny’ appears in our notes, who is the target audience here?, trash carts, paying the ferryman, orphan chips, friends of the children King and Gamera, munchy bread, “this movie could be good if it wasn’t bad”, poop in a training montage, “Torneo de lucha”?, these might all be real wrestlers, horny salad prep or sexy cream pour, Mascarita Sagrada, the Lucha’s new clothes, oh hey Gunter Hanzig is here, wrestlers have bad foreheads, stealing trivia, does anyone actually read these?, eye corn,  these battle-royale guys err what?, his mom’s lucky machete, who takes the blame for us watching this? It’s Luke’s fault, Ramses No. 1 Hypnosis, La Magistral, Crasher Wake?, our fave chips (Oporto and 5 Guys/Alamo Drafthouse), Fabby’s YGGP Naruto Article.

Recommendations:
The One Marvelous Scene Playlist
Girlpool – Before the World was Big
Two Girls Make a Game by npckc

59. The Lonely Hearts Job

We’re watching the Lonely Hearts Job, we’re talking about The Bachelor(ette), Alcohol Tasting, and Charity Auctions.

We also discuss meow meow meow meow, dogsitting, acceptable boy Harry Potter fanfics, AAAB, Cactuar get, RWBY problems, the duck was my squeaky chair, bird twitter poll, who is Anya from Buffy?, the libertarian episode, Rich Man Long Name IV, the boys are scared of emotions, Nia Jax entrance theme, the premise is sus, the writers think Parker doesn’t know about sex, Black Widow, Patty Jenkins and Cate Shorthand, Parker is tall, we miss the beach-beach, Eliot/Hardison = all ship dynamics, Parker’s great outfits, Nate and Jimmy bonding time, the team didn’t think this con through, Eliot is a good bro for his bros, oh THAT Anya from Buffy, Flossing to get the hip new cool audiences, we’re doing the thing, what happens in Nacho Libre?

Recommendations:
4th Curtis - Chicken
Exodus
The Healing Magic of Caldo De Pollo
DC’s Legends of Tomorrow

58. The Boys Night Out Job

We’re watching the Boys Night Out Job, we’re talking about Poker Nights, Madonna, and Puppies!

We also discuss “funny” podcast have technical difficulties, Power Rangers Comics, Interstitial, the new PokéRap, XIV meets XV, a song of blah and huh, Cass was on the news in costume, messrs Moore, Hardison is overcompensating this episode, this episode is shitty about group therapy, iPod Touch, this episode has problems but its pretty funny, Hurley go on the Good Place, cool umbrella trick, “I had dreams too, Liam”, who is Shelley?, bottles of soda, medicine is expensive (shocker), Bi-olet and Worm, good (bad) Irish accents, you want your fave priest but need the big venue, Eliot does a weekend at Bernie’s, Uniform kink or hiccupping while being flirted with is cute, who is Shelley?, there are problems with Hurley going out with Peggy, Madonna’s looks, Pepper was right behind her, Frankie and the ARGonauts, “hey loser do you wanna teleport”, Exit 69 (nice).

Recommendations:
4th Curtis – Ur the Right 1
ARGonauts
Suburban Legends Covers
Frozen (2010)

57. The Girls' Night out Job with Erika

We’re watching the Girls’ Night Out Job, joined by @fadingroots, we talk about Online Dating, Tango, and ‘Unbridled Debauchery’.

We also discuss three girls one cast, two Parkers, rough season, Captain Marvel disc horse, El Santo, an intrinsic association with Sarah Kerrigan, 15 DLC 4 14, Cass can’t see faces, inconsistent Parkerisation, Nate ‘Daddy Issues’ Ford, the fursona of Craig, Dog-o-Tronic, biscuits, a legitimate strategy, the sole boy-liker, don’t hang your dry-cleaning in the bar, mixing fanfic and canon, we don’t know the situation in Venezuela but John Rogers doesn’t either, why is the Professor buying this USB?, bland good people are idealist teachers, Parker has killed before and will kill again, cold feet, Peggy will kill soon, the Texan in the chat, ‘Book Club’, Argentina isn’t a scary socialism country, the dying platform Tumblr, spicy edit, dance troupe story, lesbian vampire dating online, Long-distance U-Haul lesbian, nothing is gayer than brunch, Sans Interstitialtale, funny, let’s play games, Fabby-Ann’s postcredits scene.

Recommendations:
Left at London Revolution Lover
Interstitial season 2
PGOT
Power Rangers: Beast Morphers
Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid
For the Honor! She-Ra RPG

56. The Office Job with Chatzpod

We’re watching the Office Job, joined by Magellan and Allen from @Chatzpod, ask us about Talking Heads, Football, and Drama.

We also discuss reverse Rugratz All Grown Up, Aaron Sorkin’s ‘The Newsroom’, Smalltalk economy, the magic of Board Games in positive environments, stealing from TNT, Sunflower by Post Malone, James Corden is here, Fabby kidney stone live reaction, FFXIV school, Leverage background and basics, we flash back to San Lorenzo, Best Buds = men version of Gal Pals, your ex-coworker Christian Kane, Parker gets sexually harassed this episode, Community did this concept better, the coward Dan Harmon, Science Lesbian, that doesn’t sound like a good sandwich, Nate ‘Loves Foreplay’, Tara’s gonna be back soon, please call me two takes, Mr Frakes was my father, so few gridiron fans in America, accidently attending church instead of voting, 2008 AU, Trivia in synchronicity, Faux-cumentaries, the Grim Adventures of Cass and her lion wife, Matt Damon’s Downsizing was a movie, wtf Is a Dodge Durango, Chatz of SHIELD, fake ads good, she meant Cheez-its, Australia bad.

Recommendations:
Bon Appetit’s Gourmet Makes
The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley
Go for a great walk/drive in the all new Dodge Durango
Breakup on Re-entry
Song: Cut your Bangs by Girlpool

X8. The Opera in the Outback Caper

We’re watching The Opera in the Outback Caper, we’re talking about Hypnosis, Rockets, and 'Carmen'.

NB: This is a purely for fun April Fools Episode, listen to us try to keep up the kayfabe that you’re hearing Cassidy (Jessie) and Fabby-Ann from a slightly different universe.

We also discuss Kingdom Hearts Online, Dishonored 3 trailer, Dark Knights Metal animated film, in our opinion Carmen is Puerto Rican, people really love being ignorant of anti-Romani bigotry, we don’t know how old this Carmen is, the Cowards Jos Humphrey and Kenny Park, Adventuresses have potent Sapphic Aura, self-namesearchers don’t interact, Australia’s Space agency, Jessie likes Saira Belum, Fabby dislikes Player, the twins need SPF 1000+ sunscreen, Graham might be a Michiganian candidate, the wizard Sorb Renraw, Mother Courage, Sonic Party, Emerald says hi to the little folk, we were both rather taken with Ms Sandiego in our youths, De-Gum your Shoes, the Flying Chanclas.

Recommendations:
Leverage
Guitar Hero 27

55. The Experimental Job

We’re watching the Experimental Job, we’re talking about the Prisoner’s Dilemma, Nepotism, and Pretentiousness.

Warning: this episode deals with PTSD, depictions of torture, and bullying.

We also discuss the nice Yokozuna, shame on you Square Enix, Dr. Strange is best as a consult, the titular Grey Goo, we don’t trust AAA studios, Zero Escape = Dangan Ronpa ;P, a short Beast Morphers tangent, Bullies = bad, Judy Hopps abortion comic, this episode misses the point, I don’t trust neurotypicals who study psychology, B99 bad, “Eliot, she’s lesbian.”, the absolute coward John Rogers, Nate horny?, a tender side of butt, buying the Pope videogames, this episode is weird about PTSD, Fish Blops, FFXIV lesbians, this episode is weird about toxic masculinity, *Garfield Voice* you don’t get pregnant from blowjobs, they let the villain go at the end, Netflix bad, it’s the yawncast, Hardison had an eight pack, the Monty Hall problem at Sacrifice, Crypt of the Necrodancer, all the _ small things.

Recommendations:
Uncaged Vol 1
Indie Mixtape

54. The Queen’s Gambit Job

We’re watching the Queen’s Gambit Job, we’re talking about Chess, Nuclear Power, and Goth Boots.

We also discuss schools of memes, did we actually ever forget to introduce ourselves?, things are bad online (imagine), Jason Todd exists, M***** K***** puzzles, Beast Morphers, Captain Marvel, Furries giving piggybacks, moving in on the Amory Score’s Territory, Haku from Naruto, Cass <3 time travel shenanigans, the Coward John Rogers, everything’s bad, Fabby sees a cute boy, this plan was never going to work, Something that was never up for debate, Hardison is either incompetent malicious or scatterbrained, SUCH good friends, the Lipstick Balm Chess Machine Scandal, this show loves toxic masculinity, the team very much did make a new Chernobyl, Ministry of Silly Gaits, Castle and Leverage crossover: tell ‘em they’re dreamin’, is Nathan Fillion homophobic?.

Recommendations:
Kate McCartney and Kate McLennan: The Katering Show
Divine Mundane Hack for Firebrands

53. The Cross my Heart Job

We’re watching the Cross My Heart Job, we’re talking about Crabs, the Weather, and Transplants.

We also discuss this episode (ugh), the Spook School’s Out, Fallout Boy, Boruto’s Dad, Senor Sabotender Progress, LEGO Batmans, the Colony (ant themed wrestlers), LatinXplosion, Harlivy Halloween costumes, we missed the beach episode, the Crab Shack, OJ everywhere, Horny Eliots should not have rights, it’s bad times ten, Pepper is here, it’s another episode about Nate’s dead son, Nate makes a model ship while threatening a dying war profiteer, it’s so difficult to find the geeks and gamers in this airport, mondo star trek refs this episode dude, and now: the weather, better compilations, Sizzler was erased from Cassidy’s memory.

Recommendations:
My Stolen Soul Was Sold To A Nurturing Demoness In Need Of An Apprentice And I’m Starting To Like This Arrangement?!
Podcast Nine and Three Quarters
Sugar we’re Going Down Podcasting