Episode 19: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

Episode 19: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

In Episode 19 of the Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast, the Drunk Guys talk about Harry Potter Part Deux: The Chamber of Secrets by JK Rowling.   Is Hogwarts the most dangerous place on earth?  Why is this place still open?  Why is Dumbledore such a bad headmaster?  While talking, we drink Snake Dog IPA by Flying Dog and Warlock by Southern Tier.

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Episode 18: The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay

Episode 18: The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay

In Episode 18 of the Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast, the drunk guys drink beer while talking about The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay by Michael Chabon.  How are the main character’s lives a little like a comic book? Why does Joe always want to escape?  What exactly is a Golem?  The perfect beers for this book include Brooklyn Defender IPA and Hop Manna IPA from Shmaltz Brewing.

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Episode 17: Packing for Mars

Episode 17: Packing for Mars

This week the Drunk Guys journey to the final frontier with Mary Roach’s Packing for Mars.  While drinking Red Thunder from Victory Brewing and Southern Tier’s Unearthly Imperial IPA, we discuss the the hard science of traveling to Mars, dropping deuces in space, and the general awesomeness of being an astronaut.  Oh, and we find out some new uses for borscht.

 

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Episode 16: American Gods

Episode 16: American Gods

In Episode 16 of the Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast, the drunk guys discuss American Gods by Neil Gaiman.  Why is Wednesday a con artist? Are television and the internet our new gods?  Why would anyone drink mead?  The beer Norse Legend by Sam Adams and Arrogant Bastard by Stone Brewing were drunk as well as Viking Blod Mead by Dansk Mjod.

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Episode 15: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

Episode 15: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

In this pumpkin-filled of The Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast, the Drunk Guys take on The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving and SEVEN PUMPKIN BEERS.  Blue Point Brewing Mother Pumpkin Ale, Blue Moon Harvest Pumpkin Wheat, Coney Island Freaktoberfest Pumpkin Ale, Punkin Ale by Dogfish Head, Pumpking by Southern Tier, Smuttynose Pumpkin Ale, and The Fear by Flying Dog all get a tasted and compared.  Why is The Legend of Sleepy Hollow the quintessential Halloween story?  Why would anyone drink seven pumpkin beers?  Find out, and more!

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Episode 14: 1984 by George Orwell

Episode 14: 1984 by George Orwell

In this week’s extra long Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast, we deep dive into George Orwell’s iconic 1984.  While drinking three different Rebel IPAs from Sam Adams and Founders Brewing’s Dissenter 2014, we discuss the legacy of the novel, how much Orwell predicted correctly, Norway (for barely explicable reasons), surveillance, and perhaps not surprisingly a certain world leader who is very active on social media.  All these thought crimes, and more!

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Episode 13: Fool by Christopher Moore

Episode 13: Fool by Christopher Moore

In our raunchiest episode yet, the Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast tackles the hilarious farce Fool by Christopher MooreFool is a retelling of Shakespeare’s King Lear from the Fool’s perspective, plus gratuitous murder, shagging, and the odd wank.  Why is it so funny?  Should you be offended while reading this book?  Which one of us is a badger-shagging spunk monkey?

Beers imbibed during this podcast: Honey Wit by Big Alice Brewing by and PranQster by North Coast Brewing Company.

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Episode 12: The Da Vinci Code

Episode 12: The Da Vinci Code

This week we go gonads deep on Dan Brown’s The Da Vinci Code.  While drinking yet another Flying Dog Beer, this time The Truth, and Black Sheep Brewery’s Monty Python’s Holy Grail Ale, we talk conspiracy theories, Dan Brown’s plot format and the noble science of symbology.  Weird.  That comes up as a typo – conspiracy?!  Find out all that and more!

 

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Episode 11: The Snowman

Episode 11: The Snowman

For Episode 11 of the Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast we prepare for the cold, snowy Norwegian winter with Jo Nesbø’s The Snowman while drinking Dirty Little Freak by Duclaw Brewing and Bad Seed Cider.  Who’s the Killer?  Do you need to read books 1-6 first? (spoiler, no) Did Adam Sandler make the film?  Find out our answers to these questions and more.

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Episode 10: The Underground Railroad

Episode 10: The Underground Railroad

In Episode 10 of the Drunk Guys Book Club Podcast we discuss The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead.  What real historical events was Colson Whitehead writing about in this fictional story?  What was the real underground railroad like and how does it compare to this book?  Why in the book is there an actual railroad actually underground?

For Underground Railroad beer we drink Otherside IPA from Greenport Harbor Brewing and Liberty Ale from Anchor Brewing.

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