The Three Patch Podcast

The Three Patch Podcast

The world's only consulting podcast investigating Sherlock BBC and fandom since 2013
The Three Patch Podcast

Description

The world’s only consulting podcast investigating Sherlock BBC and fandom since 2013

Episodes

Episode 103: Good Old Fashioned Villain

Apr 1, 2020 4:03:45

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In which we start out tackling villains in Sherlock and end up grappling with a global pandemic. Consulting fans discuss quarantining through Sherlock characters, explore darkfic as a genre, check in on other fans during this pandemic crisis, offer up Criminal Minds as a fandom of interest, and generally try to cope with social isolation through fandom and community.

Episode 102A: When the Author Isn’t Dead – Extended Cut

Mar 20, 2020 1:02:19

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Subscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | RSS Episode 102A: When the Author Isn’t Dead – Extended Cut The extended cut of our roundtable discussion of what we do when the author isn’t dead, from episode 102. What do you do when a creator does something so hurtful that you have to reconsider your fandom? […]

Episode 102: Once and Future Fandoms

Mar 1, 2020 3:41:55

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Three Patch Podcast Episode 102: Once and Future Fandoms. In which we revisit fandoms of yore, reflect on more than a decade of tumblr blogging, and ponder what to do with extratextual creator content in modern fandom.

Episode 101: Big, Squishy Cuddles

Feb 1, 2020 3:11:58

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In which we celebrate fluffy fanworks and the softer aspects of canon. We’ll explore curtain fic with Emma, discover the magic of mincemeat pies with Cumbercookie, and explore Sherlockian ASMR with our favorite domestic fics!

Episode 100: Class of 221B

Jan 6, 2020 3:01:00

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In which we look back on a decade of Sherlock, hang with the Class of 221B, and celebrate 100 episodes of Three Patch Podcast!

Episode 99: Christmas Cracker

Dec 1, 2019 2:37:55

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There’s a little bit of everything in this one, including several fandoms of interest, a discussion of last year’s Holmes and Watson film, Sherlock-themed jokes, and more!

Episode 98: Dinner? Starving.

Nov 1, 2019 3:19:06

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In which we celebrate the role of food in fandom and in canon, and get a little creative along the way.

Episode 97A: Chuck Tingle’s Tingleverse RPG

Oct 31, 2019 1:21:19

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It's finally here, the full Tingleverse RPG from Episode 97, just in time for Halloween! Join the Tingle Master and our motley crew of Bigfeet, Unicorn, and Raptor as we play the new Chuck Tingle RPG: The Tingleverse. 

Episode 97: Night Owl? Vampire.

Oct 1, 2019 2:58:17

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Episode 97: Night Owl? Vampire. In which we delve into Vamplock, drunkenly recount The Adventure of the Sussex Vampire, and revel in all things creepy and cryptid. 

Episode 96: Thank You For My Pornography

Sep 1, 2019 3:23:43

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In our SEVENTH annual Sexpisode, we celebrate the wonderful smuttiness of fandom, including the role of fantasy and kink in fanworks, the ins and outs of drawing explicit fanart, take a look at the dirtier side of the Good Omens fandom, and express our gratitude to all the wonderful creators out there for sharing their work.

Episode 95: Ace August

Aug 1, 2019 3:03:19

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All about asexual characters and relationships! We look at ace-spectrum interpretations of Sherlock and Doctor Who, talk with fic authors about writing ace stories, and squee about Good Omens!

Episode 94A: The Frivolous Untrue Literature RPG

Jul 26, 2019 1:36:55

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The full cut of the RPG from Episode 94! John Watson is missing at a first of its kind literary convention and our eclectic team searches the mansion to find him. They bump into many authors, such as Edgar Allan Poe, Rudyard Kipling, and of course, Arthur Conan Doyle (no Sir in this universe). 

Episode 94: The Game is Something

Jul 1, 2019 2:58:50

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In which we play a custom Sherlock Holmes RPG, discuss our favorite gaming groups, and squee about Detective Pikachu!

Episode 93: Pride in the Queerness of his Name

Jun 1, 2019 3:43:15

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Episode 93: Pride in the Queerness of his Name. In which we celebrate queerness through the ages by decoding ACD, watching The Happy Prince, and exploring A Land So Wild. Happy Pride Month!

Episode 92A: Sherlock and Morality–Extended Cut

May 21, 2019 1:09:02

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BBC Sherlock features big moral themes: righting wrongs, a great man becoming a good man. In this Extended Cut of the segment in Episode 92: Saint or Sinners, Johnlocked, Drinkingcocao, and Finnagain go further into the ideologies of the characters, the morals articulated in narrative arches, and the values emphasized by recurring themes of show.

Episode 92: Saint or Sinner

May 1, 2019 3:32:05

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Are we saints or sinners? Maybe a bit of both! In our May episode, we talk about 221B Con, Füd Trüks, and the ultimate good-versus-evil dualities.

Episode 91: And Now For Something Completely Different

Apr 1, 2019 3:13:52

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Nobody expects The Three Patch Podcast!! Welcome to our really very silly April episode where we, a BBC Sherlock podcast, barely talk about BBC Sherlock. Enjoy something completely different.

Episode 90: Baker Street Boiz Gone Wild!

Mar 1, 2019 3:08:43

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In which we embark on a fandom pub crawl with Sherlock-inspired cocktails, tasty tropes, improvised fic, and finish off the night with an inebriated take on a canon Holmes story. (Is it time for con yet?)

Episode 89: The Queerest Club in the World

Feb 1, 2019 3:47:03

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In which we queer the text, go to PodCon, discuss queer fandom in traditional Holmesian spaces, and bake Sherlock a cake.

Episode 88A: OTW Legal Advocacy Interview

Jan 15, 2019 51:31

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Subscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | RSS Episode 88A: OTW Legal Advocacy Interview – Extended Cut In this interview with the OTW Legal Advocacy Committee member Rebecca Katz, we cover the support work of the Organization for Transformative Works and focus on the legal issues faced by fans making non-commercial transformative pieces from copyrighted […]

Episode 88: League of Furies

Jan 6, 2019 4:18:28

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In which we explore the intersection between activism and fandom, interview the author behind the recently published Sherlock's World, and watch the first episode of the newest Doctor Who! We also pay tribute to Chuck and their legacy in fandom.

Episode 87: Tumblr Pornocalypse

Dec 15, 2018 1:04:32

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A special, mid-month episode produced in response to the Adult Content Ban at Tumblr. In the wake of the news, Three Patch Consulting Fans discuss how we got here and what it means for fandom.

Episode 86: The Curtain Rises

Dec 1, 2018 3:43:19

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In which we go behind the scenes of our own podcast!

Episode 85: Sherlock Is Actually A Girl’s Name

Nov 1, 2018 3:34:04

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In which we explore a variety of female adaptations of Holmes and Watson, and squee about all things femlock!

Episode 84: The Other One

Oct 1, 2018 3:53:08

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Episode 84: The Other One In which we discuss Eurus Holmes and many other spooky subjects, like the game Four Sherlock Holmes and a Vampire, an interview of the fic author Vulgarweed, and the podcast drama The Bright Sessions.

Episode 83: Guilty Pleasures (Sexpisode 6)

Sep 1, 2018 3:16:15

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Our sixth annual sexpisode, in which we explore the explicit side of fandom and fanworks, with frank and fun discussions of fandom-inspired sex -- both real and in our fantasies. Segment timestamps: 0:00:25 - Host Opening 0:16:16 - Throwback: Fucking Sherlock 0:48:24 - Top Ten Things Yelled in Bed 0:49:23 - FMMDI: Sex Edition 1:19:30 - Top Ten Secret Folders on Mycroft's Computer 1:21:03 - Fandoms of Interest: Ninja Sex Party 1:46:06 - Throwback: Interview with Reapersun 2:08:24 - Top Ten Things Potentially IN Sherlock 2:09:54 - Quickie: Sherlock Holmes-inspired porn 2:30:11 - That's My Division 2:46:01 - Post Mortem Complete shownotes, credits, and contact details available at three-patch.com

Episode 82A: Teaching and Fandom – Extended Cut

Aug 23, 2018 55:01

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  Subscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | RSS Episode 82A: Teaching and Fandom – Extended Cut In the extended cut of this segment from episode 82, five teachers discuss the ways their experiences in fandom have influenced what they do in their classrooms. Shownotes, contact details, and credits below. SHOW NOTES Consulting Fans: Emma […]

Episode 82: Back to School

Aug 1, 2018 3:34:28

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It's almost time for the new school year in many parts of the world, so we're celebrating with a back-to-school-themed episode.

Episode 81A: That’s My Genre: Translock – Extended Cut

Jul 10, 2018 53:08

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Subscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | RSS Episode 81A: That’s My Genre: Translock – Extended Cut In this extended version of the That’s My Genre discussion on Translock fics from Episode 81, fic authors SinceWhen and Songlin join Finnagain to discuss what goes into telling trans stories in Sherlock fanfiction and share many recs. Material not included […]

Episode 79B: Check, Please Roundtable – Extended Cut

Jul 9, 2018 52:40

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Subscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | RSS Episode 79B: Check, Please – Extended Cut In this extended version of the OMG Check, Please Roundtable from Episode 79, consulting fans SundayDuck, PorcupineGirl, Paws, MapleLeafCameo, and Emma Grant share their love for Ngozi Ukazu’s beautiful and fluffy webcomic! In her own words, “It’s a story about hockey […]

Episode 81: The Doctor is In

Jul 1, 2018 3:48:04

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In which we celebrate John Watson, our conductor of light, interview Lockedinjohnlock, squee about the recently released Cargo, and more.

Episode 79A: Fandoms of Interest: Superstition and YCMAL – Extended Cut

Jun 22, 2018 1:14:46

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Subscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | RSS Episode 79A: Fandoms of Interest: Superstition and YCMAL – Extended Cut In this extended version of the Fandoms of Interest segment from Episode 79, we squee about Superstition and You Could Make a Life, two original fic fandoms focusing on fictional queer hockey players. This version includes […]

Episode 80: Sherlocked USA 2018

Jun 15, 2018 1:22:13

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Summary: Fox, Drinkingcocoa, and Finnagain share stories from Sherlocked USA 2018, interviews from other fans at the con, and the big news about The Six Thatchers

Episode 79: Sherlock!!! On Ice

Jun 1, 2018 4:27:32

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Three Patch Podcast Episode 79: Sherlock!!! On Ice. In which we take to the rink for ice sports related fandoms and fandom activities, and share some fan con life with the TPP 221b Con Live Panel and a retrospective on Community conventions.

Episode 78A: Fandoms of Interest: Legion – Extended Cut

May 20, 2018 46:31

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An extended look at our conversation on FX's Legion. 

Episode 78: MARVELous May

May 1, 2018 3:02:29

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Three Patch Podcast Episode 78: MARVELous May. In which we go to con, squee about Marvel, and explore outer space... with Sherlock. 

Episode 77A: Moriarty Throwback – Extended Cut

Apr 23, 2018 47:35

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Subscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | RSS Episode 77A: Moriarty Throwback – Extended Cut In which we revisit the character of Moriarty after the events of series 4 and consider how our view of him has changed. Shownotes, contact details, and credits below. SHOW NOTES Consulting Fans: Emma, Vex, Anarfea, Finn Producer: Emma Editor: […]

Episode 77: Rites of Spring

Apr 1, 2018 2:44:24

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In which we celebrate spring with a few of our favorite things, like Jewish Sherlock, Easter baskets full of goodies, and a throwback discussion of Moriarty.

Episode 76: Lights, Camera, Deduction!

Mar 2, 2018 3:25:44

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In which we delve into our love of movie alternate universes with a squeeful roundtable, throwback to an interview with Madlori, and rec a few excellent “fic soundtracks.” We have a new segment this episode called Fandoms of Interest where we’ll give you short glimpses into some non-Sherlock fandoms that we’re excited about.

Episode 75 – Special Episode – Drunk Canon Presents “A Scandal in Bohemia”

Feb 15, 2018 58:10

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In this Valentine's Day Special consulting fan iamjohnlocked4life, with the help of Chelsea and Alexxphoenix42, retells the classic canon story A Scandal in Bohemia after imbibing a bottle of bubbly. Cheers!

Episode 74A: Reichenbach Fallout Throwback – Extended Cut

Feb 15, 2018 48:37

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Three Patch Podcast 74A: Reichenbach Fallout Throwback - Extended Cut. Fans from season two hiatus and later revisit Reichenbach and discuss how season four might alter our reading of the rooftop scene.

Episode 74: Con-fessional

Feb 1, 2018 3:13:25

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Three Patch Podcast Episode 74: Con-fessional. In which we celebrate fan gatherings, revisit Reichenbach, and interview the organizers of 221B Con as we prepare for con season.

Episode 73: Anniversaries are Boring

Jan 7, 2018 3:11:09

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In which the Three Patch Podcast celebrates its Fifth Anniversary with retrospectives, celebration of new fan creators, and even a song!

Episode 72 – Special Episode – Drunk Canon Presents “The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle”

Dec 28, 2017 40:59

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In this Holiday Special consulting fan Chelsea, with the help of SundayDuck, retells the classic canon tale of The Blue Carbuncle while completely drunk. It's Christmas!

Episode 71: Doing it for Ourselves

Dec 1, 2017 3:19:59

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In which we celebrate ourselves and the fandom community, discuss the ways fans are portrayed in the media, and, as always, squee about the things we love.

Episode 70A: Consent in Fandom Interview with Milena Popova – Extended Cut

Nov 10, 2017 1:05:37

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In this 65 minute extended cut of an interview segment recorded for Episode 70, Finn interviews fan studies scholar Milena Popova about consent, fanfic, and what we can learn from dubcon. 

Episode 70: Ready For Round Two

Nov 2, 2017 4:17:01

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Episode 70: Ready for Round Two. Didn't get enough of our annual Sexpisode? Luckily Three Patch Podcast has found their second wind... 

Episode 69A: Reading and Writing WIPs – Extended Cut

Oct 17, 2017 51:00

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In the extended cut of this roundtable recorded for Episode 69, we discuss the joys and struggles of WIPs, both as fans of these serially posted stories and as writers of them.

Episode 69: Delayed Gratification (Sexpisode 5)

Oct 1, 2017 3:14:05

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In our fifth annual Sexpisode, we talk about some of the things in fandom worth waiting for, like WIPs, naughty jello shots, smut-writing tips, and sexytimes with Mrs. Hudson. Plus fandom news, top ten lists, recs, and more!

Episode 68: “They’re good dogs, Geoff”

Sep 1, 2017 2:38:03

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In which we celebrate the intersection of animals and Sherlock with various animal adaptations of Sherlock Holmes, sorting of characters into dog breeds, animal-themed fic, and a special skit starring Baby Rosie!

Episode 67: For Science!

Aug 1, 2017 3:21:42

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In which we celebrate Science! The science in BBC Sherlock, the classic excuse of "For Science!" in Johnlock fanfiction, and examples of science in fandom with beekeeping, mixology, and marshmallow making.

Episode 66C: Under the Microscope: The Mind Palace – Extended Cut

Jul 24, 2017 1:10:50

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In the extended cut of this meta segment, we discuss the Mind Palace: its evolution, the people who populate it, and how we understand the show and Sherlock Holmes through it.

Episode 66B: Sorting Sherlock: Eurus – Extended Cut

Jul 23, 2017 1:00:43

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Listen to the extended cut of consulting fans discussing the complicated task of sorting of Eurus into a Hogwarts house.

Episode 66A: Sherlock’s London with Pennypaperbrain – Extended cut

Jul 16, 2017 1:20:14

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In this extended cut episode, Finnagain follows Pennypaperbrain around London to see/hear even more Sherlock locations, learn about London's history and politics, discuss the relationship between London and BBC Sherlock, and hear stories behind of Penny's Sherlock London Guidebook. Check out the shownotes for Guidebook page references of the many locations visited and discussed.

Episode 66: Conductors of Light

Jul 1, 2017 3:35:52

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In which we examine the conductors of light that make Sherlock as luminous as it is. We sort Eurus, ship Jolto, discuss the mind palace, take a tour of Sherlock's London with Pennypaperbrain, and see Amanda Abbington on stage.

Episode 65: SherlockedUSA Con Roundup

Jun 18, 2017 1:44:32

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Three Patch Podcast Episode 65: SherlockedUSA Con Roundup. In this special episode, Fox Estacado and Chelsea report on the squee and shenanigans at the first official SherlockedUSA Con.

Episode 64A: Fans Over 40 – Extended Cut

Jun 8, 2017 54:39

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Three Patch Podcast Episode 64A: Fans Over 40 - Extended Cut. The extended cut roundtable discussion of contributors and their experiences of being older adults in fandom.

Episode 64: When I’m 64

Jun 2, 2017 4:15:38

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Three Patch Podcast Episode 64: When I'm 64. In which we celebrate the effects of the passage of time on Sherlock Holmes (and on Sherlock fans as well)! We'll explore Retirementlock, discover what it's like to be a fan over 40 and learn how to age gracefully from badass Mrs. Hudson!

Episode 63: Con Drop

May 1, 2017 2:57:55

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Three Patch Podcast Episode 63: Con Drop. In which we try to cure our con drop by remembering the fun we had in Atlanta with a Cro-wedding, recordings of panels, top tens, and recs to cheer us up.

Episode 62: The Meme-ry Palace

Apr 1, 2017 3:28:57

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Episode 62: The Meme-ry Palace. In our annual homage to crack, it's memes all the way down. We ship Shermit, interview Cro-Babies, put on a sorting hat of memes, talk to fanvidders, and drunkenly retell the Dying Detective.

Episode 61C: Johnlocker Heartbreak – Extended Cut

Mar 17, 2017 1:03:00

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The extended cut version of the Johnlocker Heartbreak panel that aired in episode 61: Emotional Context. Featuring analysis and assessment from fans who expected or hoped for Sherlock and John to become romantically involved in S4.

Episode 61B: Geek Interpreter on Queerbaiting and Transformative Fandom – Extended Cut

Mar 6, 2017 46:34

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The extended cut version of the Geek Interpreter panel aired in Episode 61: Emotional Context. Fan studies academics Dr. Joseph Brennan, Dr. Lori Morimoto, and Hannah Mueller join consulting fan finnagain to discuss the concept of queerbaiting, its relevance to transformative fandom, how it can come up in fan/creator interactions, and factors in and around the source media that affect that conversation.

Episode 61A: Under the Microscope: “I Love You” – Extended Cut

Mar 3, 2017 1:16:31

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Episode 61A: The extended cut version of our panel discussion about the "I love you" scene in The Final Problem.

Episode 61: Emotional Context

Mar 1, 2017 3:39:57

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Episode 61: Emotional Context. In which we discuss a range of emotional reactions to our post-Sherlock series 4 world: activism, heartbreak, meta analysis, and more.

Episode 60A: Series 4 Reaction Roundtable – Extended Cut

Feb 9, 2017 1:19:50

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The extended cut of the our conversation about our series 4 reactions.

Episode 60: It Is What It Is

Feb 1, 2017 3:19:12

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Episode 60: It Is What It Is - In which we talk series 4: meta, shipping, writing, reccing, top tens, and more.

Episode 59: Sherrinford

Jan 17, 2017 1:48:00

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First reactions from watching Sherlock series 4, episode 3: The Final Problem, with Caroline, B, Alexxphoenix42, Vex, and Justacookieofacumberbatch.

Episode 58: Smith

Jan 10, 2017 1:20:09

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First reactions from watching Sherlock series 4, episode 2: The Lying Detective.

Episode 57: Thatcher

Jan 3, 2017 1:39:50

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First reactions from watching Sherlock series 4, episode 1: The Six Thatchers.

Spoilercast 41: Happily Ever Johnlock: or, the Real Adventure is the Dick Jokes We Make Along the Way

Dec 21, 2016 3:19:43

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Caroline sits down with three TJLC-ers for setlock spoilers, speculation, and shipping.

Spoilercast 40: Murder by Trailer (I Love You)

Dec 12, 2016 47:09

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In which we're murdered outright by a 47 second trailer. Moftiss, we salute you.

Episode 56A: Fandom & Sexuality Survey Report – Extended Cut

Dec 5, 2016 1:04:08

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In which we share the extended cut of finnagain, Smirk, and SundayDuck's discussion of the Fandom and Sexuality Survey, moving from what the responses say about our fandom to how we can relate to characters in the heat of the moment and the insights we take from the sexually explicit fanworks we consume.

Episode 56: ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

Dec 2, 2016 4:20:57

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In which we try to survive the final month of hiatus with Benedict Cumberbatch, Sheriarty, some panels from Sherlock Seattle, a chat with Carnation Books, and more.

Episode 55: Diving Into the Deep End

Nov 1, 2016 3:09:28

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In which we talk sports AUs, with a special nod to Balletlock/Rugby!John, and share some Sherlock Seattle love.

Spoilercast 39: Theorizing Before All the Evidence

Oct 11, 2016 3:03:26

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We sat down to really commit to our own capital mistake: #setlock theorizing. Consulting fans old and new join us for an enormous review of all the filming block information we have, post-Sherlocked.

Episode 54A: Coping with New Canon – Extended Cut

Oct 11, 2016 45:55

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In this extended cut roundtable from our Potterlockober episode, consulting fans delve into the ways they've coped with new canon in both the context of BBC Sherlock, as well as Cursed Child and the upcoming Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find them in the Harry Potter fandom. Contains spoiled discussions of Cursed Child.

Episode 54: Potterlocktober

Oct 1, 2016 2:54:38

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In which we celebrate magic in the Sherlock universe and Harry Potter crossovers.

Episode 53: Sexpisode 4 – A Stroke of Genius

Sep 1, 2016 2:46:06

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In which we celebrate solo sexuality, the MorMor ship, the brilliance of Rupert Graves, fandom burlesque, and more.

Spoilercast 38: #Setlock, I Am Your Father

Aug 15, 2016 1:26:43

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Filming has wrapped, but special guest, storifier extraordinaire, and inventor of #setlock Ruther2 joins us to recap the quiet wind-down of setlock series 4.

Episode 52: 221B Pride

Aug 1, 2016 3:51:20

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In which we celebrate LGBTQIA+ Pride, discuss fandom as a queer-friendly space, spotlight the Pridelolly project, interview mentor Zaza D, squee about Pride (2014), talk Pride music playlists, and recap SDCC.

Spoilercast 37: Bludhound Gang

Jul 28, 2016 1:26:30

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Cast and creatives have officially hit up SDCC to drop a trailer on the unsuspecting public, and meanwhile, we enter the last 2 weeks of series 4 episode 3 filming.

Spoilercast 36: Tunalocked and Loaded

Jul 19, 2016 1:56:53

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In which we catch up with nearly three weeks of spoilers for episode three filming, and it's just as well that we're lost because this series sure has provided several modes of transportation.

Episode 51: Three Shot Latte – The Official TPP Coffeeshop AU

Jul 2, 2016 2:29:43

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Welcome to the TPP Coffeeshop! What can we get for you today? Our specials include: Coffeeshop/Fluff RT - Johnlock Edition with Alexx, Chelsea, Science, and Prettysailorsoldier talking about their favorite fluffy moments and coffeeshop AUs. Caroline interviews Michelle about Batch of Kindness, her kindess project for Cumberbatch's birthday. Top Ten Coffeeshop Moments with Alexx A rec from Chelsea about 221b_hound's pastiche, Adventure of the Colonial Boy Stats on coffeeshop AU's with Caroline & Finn A serious discussion on Privilege and Prejudice in Fandom with Shannon, earlgreytea68, Elizabeth Minkel & Finn. Order up!

Spoilercast 35: The Lady in Red is #Setlocking with Me

Jun 20, 2016 1:55:08

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In which episode 2 filming wraps up at long last and we have a hell of a week in London.

Spoilercast 34: #Setlock is About to Get Probed

Jun 13, 2016 1:23:38

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In which we catch up on #setlock for series 4, episode 2, weeks 3 and 4, and laugh a lot about what we don't know.

Episode 50: The Women of Sherlock

Jun 1, 2016 3:19:11

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In which we celebrate the female characters in the world of Sherlock, get drunk and talk canon, cheer for our favorite rarepairs, and talk about one of fandom's biggest elephants in the room.

Spoilercast 33: What Happens in the Limo Stays in the Limo

May 30, 2016 1:04:58

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In which we see #setlock, try to observe, but understand very little. Series 4 episode 2, week 2!

Spoilercast 32: Paging Doctor #Setlock

May 23, 2016 1:00:26

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In which episode 1 wraps up quietly and we catch up on the first week of filming for episode 2.

Episode 49: The Merry Month of Mycroft

May 1, 2016 2:51:35

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Our post-221B Con wrap up, in which we pay special attention to a minor official in the British government, celebrate shipping, squee over David Nellist, drunkenly rehash canon, and more.

Spoilercast 31: Live Every #Setlock Like It’s Shark Week

May 1, 2016 1:33:15

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In which we catch up on London filming, spoilers, and...sharks?

Spoilercast 30: Full Horsepower #Setlock

Apr 25, 2016 1:33:53

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We’re back in the saddle as we catch up on two weeks worth of spoilers and speculation, and a whole lot of teasers.

Episode 48A: Fandom Life & Public Identity – Extended cut

Apr 13, 2016 58:04

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The full roundtable on Fandom Life and Public Identity with consulting fans Chelsea, Leanne, Lilo, Songlin, and finnagain. We talk about why we connect or isolate our fandom lives from "real" life, how we do this online and in person, the stigma of being a fan and a fangirl, and whether we'd want to be more open if other communities were less prudish.

Spoilercast 29: BRO LOC, The Other Bruh

Apr 11, 2016 1:12:03

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In which we round up week 1's of series 4 setlock spoilers.

Episode 48: Ass Crack April

Apr 2, 2016 2:08:27

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In which we pay tribute to crack, asses, dinosaurs, and more.

Spoilercast 28: #Setlock, Baby, One More Time

Mar 29, 2016 48:57

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Preproduction is wrapping up, Arwel is a tease as always, and Shannon, Dixie, Caroline, and Cupidford speculate wildly before filming begins for Sherlock series 4.

Episode 47: You Know My Methods

Mar 2, 2016 2:21:28

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In which we discuss TJLC, chat with the FreeMartinis, and discuss Holmes canon and while drunk. Also with news, music, recs, and more.

Episode 46: First Time February

Feb 1, 2016 3:26:56

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It's February and Sherlockian first times are on the brain.

Episode 45: Everything You’ve Taken

Jan 7, 2016 2:40:57

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The fourth great hiatus has begun and life continues in the Sherlock Fandom. In this third anniversary episode, we bring in more fans to discuss the special in roundtables on the victorian setting, on the visual aspects of the episode, and on the results of our setlock-fueled speculations. We also report back from a scion meeting, discuss a fic bridging Sherlock past and present, and share a mix of recs Victorian and the first rush of post-TAB art and meta.

Episode 44a: The Abominable Watch-Along

Jan 3, 2016 1:32:04

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Want some company on a re-watch? Join consulting fans Caroline, Chelsea, and Finnagain as they comment, question, cackle, and cringe their way through the Sherlock Special, sometimes all at once. Also available in video!

Episode 44: Ghosts

Jan 3, 2016 1:09:43

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In which we take a drug-induced trip and discuss our initial reactions to the long-anticipated Sherlock Special.

Special Podcast Feed Announcement

Jan 1, 2016 1:06

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We apologise for any complications our server move may cause your podcatcher app. Please unsubscribe and resubscibe to our podcast feed to benefit from all the changes we've made with the move to a new file hosting service and website. If you are planning to follow setlock and spoilers for series four, please click through to the full post to subscribe to Spoilercast, now published as it's very own podcast.

Episode 43B: Geek Interpreter – Sherlockians – Extended Cut

Jan 1, 2016 47:50

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Longer cut of the Geek Interpreter segment from Episode 43, on Sherlockians and old school societies. Because sometimes, 30 minutes just isn't enough.

Spoilercast 27: The Abominable Trailers

Dec 15, 2015 1:33:22

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It's been a while! We catch up on spoilers and speculation for The Abominable Bride.

Episode 43A: Interview with Heimishtheidealhusband – Extended Cut

Dec 4, 2015 38:34

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Longer version of an interview by Alexxphoenix42 with Heimishtheidealhusband covering some of her popular Sherlock metas, and speculation about the upcoming Sherlock special.

Episode 43: “From the Beginning Then?”

Dec 2, 2015 2:41:43

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In celebration of the upcoming special, The Abominable Bride, Three Patch Podcast takes a step back in time to explore all things Victorian!

Episode 42: DON’T PANIC

Nov 1, 2015 3:30:53

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In which we pay a small tribute to the answer to life, the universe, and everything — and along the way, we talk scifi and space ships (of the Khan/Arthur and Kirk/Spock kind), consider worldbuilding and scifi fic recs, sort Loo and Amanda, and interview fan Mid0nz.

Episode 41: (Un)Deaded

Oct 6, 2015 2:09:37

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In which a bunch of the TPP crew head to London to see Hamlet, while others of us look ahead to Halloween with fic recs, cracky shenanigans, and more.

Episode 40: Sexpisode 3(some)

Sep 1, 2015 2:48:24

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It's September, which can only mean one thing - time for our annual celebration of sexuality and sex-positivity in fanworks! In our third annual Sexpisode, we celebrate threesomes, OT3s, and more.

Episode 39A: Hamlet Primer – Extended Cut

Aug 1, 2015 38:02

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The Barbican Production of Hamlet is here! On August 5th, Benedict Cumberbatch is stepping onto the stage for what is sure to be an amazing production of Shakespeare’s Hamlet, under the direction of Lyndsey Turner. Listen to the extended cut of the conversation between consulting fan fffinnagain and Hilary Justice, professor of English and author of The Groundling's Guide to Shakespeare's Hamlet.

Episode 39: Back to School

Aug 1, 2015 3:50:49

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It’s that time of year again, so this month we’re discussing Teenlock/Unilock, Hamlet, Viclock, and more!

Episode 38: The Greek Interpreted

Jul 1, 2015 3:07:06

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Chock full of Greek tributes and tangents from Omegaverse to Pi(e)croft, betaing fanfic to BBC Sherlock music meta.

Spoilercast 26: Next Time on Sherlock

Jun 14, 2015 49:33

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This episode features a live-recorded panel at 221B Con in Atlanta, in which we discuss spoilers for the Christmas Special.

Episode 37: Sherlock’s On Holiday

Jun 1, 2015 2:43:13

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Everyone deserves a break, especially hardworking detective inspectors. Grab a drink, an e-reader, maybe a detective and come on holiday with us!

Episode 36: For Fandom!

May 1, 2015 2:52:56

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AKA the 221B Con roundup episode, featuring live panels, a Sorting of Benedict and Martin, a group podfic recording, more adventures on the Tube, feel-good fic recs, and more.

Episode 35: The Bitter Brother

Apr 1, 2015 2:49:44

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In this episode, we start by tackling the topics of drugs in BBC's Sherlock, then lighten things up with discussions of crossovers, expansion pack fanworks, some "investigative" journalism, and a very special Sorting.

Episode 34: Swan or Sydney Opera House?

Mar 2, 2015 2:28:35

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In this episode, we celebrate the world of fanworks beyond the traditional fic and art. Join us for discussions of beta reading and fandom statistics, interviews with Sodelightfully and Ariane Devere, recs, news, and more.

Spoilercast 25: A Study in Setlock

Feb 6, 2015 1:11:42

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Our very own Shannon reports on her weekend setlocking in Bath and Bristol, and we discuss the last week's spoilers.

Episode 33: Love is a Chemical Defect

Feb 2, 2015 2:11:16

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"Love is a Chemical Defect," says Sherlock, though we’re not sure we agree! Join us for a celebration of love in our fandom, featuring a panel on multi-shipping recorded live at Sherlock Seattle, a roundtable on femslash, a peek inside the passion of Setlockers, and enough sexy fic recs to thaw even Sherlock’s heart.

Spoilercast 24: Victorian Spank Inferno

Jan 29, 2015 53:30

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With a stream of Setlock photos coming from the filming in Bristol, we speculate and discuss the possibilities for the Sherlock Special... and get pretty silly, as usual.

Spoilercast 23: #Setlock Take the Wheel

Jan 22, 2015 53:18

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#Setlock is back and so are we, with a top ten list of this week's spoilers for the Sherlock special.

Spoilercast 22: #Setlock And Back Again

Jan 12, 2015 1:06:00

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#Setlock is back and so are we, with a top ten list of this week's spoilers for the Sherlock special.

Episode 32: New Year, New Sherlock

Jan 7, 2015 1:59:53

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In which we celebrate Sherlock's birthday and look forward to a new year in the Sherlock fandom.

Spoilercast 21: The Ghost of Spoilers Past

Dec 5, 2014 38:30

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With news of a read-through occurring last week, we're ready to start speculating about series 4 and the mysterious Christmas special!

Episode 31: Holmes for the Holidays

Dec 2, 2014 2:35:11

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In this episode, we celebrate the Holmes family, cosplay, podfic, and sort Wiggins into a Hogwarts house.

Episode 30: Lustful Cock Monster

Nov 13, 2014 51:19

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In which we discuss the press portrayal of fandom and lustful cock monsters.

Episode 29: The Smart One

Nov 2, 2014 2:37:47

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In which we talk with the Gatiss Guild, sort Janine, revel in the Mycroft love and explore Holmescest.

Episode 28: Kinktober

Oct 1, 2014 3:32:16

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In which we celebrate the kinkier side of fandom.

Episode 27: Sexpisode 2 (Come Again)

Sep 1, 2014 2:26:37

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Our second annual episode celebrating sexuality in fandom.

Episode 26: Fanworks for Fun and Profit

Aug 1, 2014 2:24:06

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In which we take a look at fanworks produced for sale, profit, and fun: from fic to crafts to commissions.

Spoilercast 20: Did You Miss This?

Jul 3, 2014 41:26

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We return from hiatus to squee over the latest announcement from the BBC and speculate wildly about what we might see in the special and series 4 .

Episode 25: The Wall Had It Coming

Jul 1, 2014 3:13:28

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In which we take a hammer to the fourth wall, interview Red Scharlach, and sort Gatiss, Moffat and Thompson into their Hogwarts Houses.

Episode 24: Looking for Baby Names

Jun 2, 2014 2:51:12

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In which we discuss Baby Watson and some of the ways parenting is depicted in fanworks.

Episode 23: Murder, Mystery, Mayhem, and Mystrade

May 1, 2014 2:23:53

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In which we continue our discussion of Mary Morstan and discuss the good ship Mystrade.

Episode 22: Live From 221B Con

Apr 15, 2014 2:01:34

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In which we celebrate all of the fannish shenanigans that occurred at 221B Con in Atlanta, sort Mummy and Daddy Holmes, and talk about fandom as an area of academic study.

Episode 21: You’re Always Clever, Mary

Apr 1, 2014

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In which we discuss the most controversial character in all of series 3: Mary Morstan. Plus a discussion with some members of the Sherlock Ravelry community and the experiences of fans who were spoiled for series 3 versus those who were unspoiled.

Episode 20: The Elephant in the Room

Mar 1, 2014

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In which talk about difficult topics dividing the fandom, sort Mary Morstan, discuss the state of the Johnlock ship and rec fix-it fics.

Episode 19: The Game is Never Over

Feb 1, 2014

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In which we begin analyzing ALL of series 3, find consolation in a special roundtable, talk with role-players Inspiral & Orestes, and revel in brand new series 3 inspired fanfiction.

Episode 18: Bow

Jan 13, 2014

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In which we react to the end of series three in His Last Vow and prepare for the next hiatus.

Episode 17: Wedding

Jan 6, 2014

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In which we celebrate Sherlock’s 37th birthday and our one year anniversary and discuss The Sign of Three.

Episode 16: Rat

Jan 2, 2014

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In which we celebrate the return of Sherlock and discuss The Empty Hearse.

Spoilercast 19: The Crime Scene Wall of Theories

Dec 29, 2013

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We wrap up 2013 with our favorite theories and predictions before Series 3 airs. ALL theories introduced over all the Spoilercasts can be viewed on The Crime Scene Wall of Theories Excel Sheet.

Episode 15: The Reichenbach Wrap Up

Dec 29, 2013

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In which we explore our favorite Reichenbach theories one last time.

Episode 14: Many Happy Returns

Dec 25, 2013

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In which we analyze and enthuse over the hints, humor, and hair featured in the special Minisode released on 24 December.

Spoilercast 18: Trailer Madness

Dec 21, 2013

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We look at the latest news regarding all things BBC Sherlock Series 3.

Spoilercast 17: Sherlock Please Come Home

Dec 9, 2013

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We look at the the photos and Christmas Promo Trailer released for BBC Sherlock Series 3. This episode was recorded Friday night, before the interactive trailer was released. We'll be getting on that one as soon as we can. We love you BBC, but oh my god!

Episode 13: Live From London

Dec 5, 2013

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In which we chase a hearse, pay a trip to Barts, and have tea at Speedy’s on location in London.

Episode 12: Imagine the Christmas Dinners

Dec 1, 2013

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In which we talk with AbundantlyQueer about John Watson, interview Sherlockology about the growth of the fandom, and look ahead to series 3.

Spoilercast 16: Mournstache

Nov 25, 2013

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We look at the latest news regarding all things BBC Sherlock Series 3

Episode 11: Married to My Work

Nov 1, 2013

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In which explore asexuality in fic and fandom, experiment with questionable fire safety practices, and discuss the allure of Sherlolly, the Sherlock/Molly ship.

Episode 10: Fear and Stimulus

Oct 1, 2013

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In which we harpoon a pumpkin, explore race in Sherlock, analyze Mycroft (the most terrifying man you’ll ever meet), and discuss the nuances of costuming in the show.

Spoilercast 15: One More Spoiler Please, Sherlock

Sep 6, 2013

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We discuss spoilers for Sherlock series 3 and what we're going to do now that filming is over.

Episode 9: Come at Once

Sep 1, 2013

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The sexpisode, in which we talk with Reapersun and KeelieThompson1, explore how to write sex, discuss what the Sherlock characters are like in bed, and learn how to make chocolate anuses.

Spoilercast 14: We are SETlocked

Aug 29, 2013

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We hear from fans who were at North Gower Street for #setlock on August 21st and discuss the past week's spoilers for Sherlock series 3.

Spoilercast 13: Sharp Dressed Man

Aug 20, 2013

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We discuss the past week's spoilers for Sherlock series 3.

Spoilercast 12: Much Ado About Nothing

Aug 11, 2013

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We discuss the past week's spoilers for Sherlock series 3.

Spoilercast 11: Hallelujah!

Aug 4, 2013

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We discuss the past week's spoilers for Sherlock series 3.

Episode 8: What’s it Like in Your Funny Little Brains?

Aug 1, 2013

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In which we analyze Molly Hooper, interview fanvidder daasgirl, and rec a whole lot of AU (alternate universe) fic.

Spoilercast 10: We’re Back!

Jul 22, 2013

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We discuss the most recent spoilers for Sherlock series 3, including the SDCC panel and our favorite theories.

Episode 7.5: Could Still Be Dangerous

Jul 15, 2013

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In which we finish our analysis of John Watson, talk about Benedict Cumberbatch In Transition with Lynnette Porter, and share recs for John Watson is a BAMF fics.

Episode 7: Could Be Dangerous

Jul 1, 2013

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In which we interview Emma Grant, learn Baritsu, discuss tips for travel to London, and begin our analysis of John Watson. Show notes, links, and more under the cut.

Episode 6.5: It’s All Still Fine

Jun 15, 2013

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In which we continue with the queer roundtable discussion and explore the significance of IOU.

Episode 6: It’s All Fine

Jun 1, 2013

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In which we explore the Cumberbitch Question, discuss queer issues in the show and interview Mydwynter.

Spoilercast 9: Laterz

May 26, 2013

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We discuss the past week's spoilers for Sherlock series 3.

Spoilercast 8: Bubble, Bubble, Spoil and Trouble

May 19, 2013

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We discuss the past week's spoilers for Sherlock series 3.

Spoilercast 7: Wannabe Spoiled?

May 12, 2013

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We discuss the past week's spoilers for Sherlock series 3, make wild speculations, and squee excessively about Benedict Cumberbatch.

Spoilercast 6: To Boldly Spoil

May 5, 2013

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We discuss the past week's spoilers for Sherlock series 3.

Episode 5: I’ll Be Mother (Not the Mother’s Day Episode)

May 2, 2013

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In which there is much talk of tea, Mrs. Hudson, and 221B Con.

Spoilercast 5: Get Me to the Church on Time

Apr 27, 2013

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We discuss the past week's top ten spoilers for Sherlock series 3.

Spoilercast 4: Ruses and Red Herrings

Apr 21, 2013

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We report from 221B Con in Atlanta (2013) and discuss the past week's spoilers for Sherlock series 3.

Spoilercast 3: The Sign of Threesome

Apr 14, 2013

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In this episode: We discuss the past week's top ten spoilers for Sherlock series 3.

Spoilercast 2: Tricks, Trolls, and Treats

Apr 7, 2013

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Special guest Geny (aka Dudeufugly on Tumblr) helps us discuss the past week's top ten spoilers for Sherlock series 3.

Episode 4: Everyone’s an Idiot

Apr 1, 2013

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In which we discuss Anderson & Donovan, speculate about how Sherlock survived the Reichenbach Fall, and talk with MadLori.

TPP Presents Spoilercast, Episode 1

Mar 31, 2013

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In this special edition of the podcast, Shannon, Emma, and Dixie discuss the latest spoilers from the past week's filming of Series 3 of Sherlock. If you do not want to be spoiled, please don't listen! Also note that the regular episode of the podcast will remain spoiler-free.

Episode 3: March Moriarty Madness

Mar 2, 2013

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In which there is much love for our favorite consulting criminal.

Episode 2: Kissing is Tedious

Feb 1, 2013

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In which we devote an entire roundtable to Johnlock, do some extreme crafting, and speculate about how Sherlock could have survived the fall.

Episode 1: Birthdays are Boring

Jan 6, 2013

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Our first episode, featuring an interview with IvyBlossom, the secrets of creating mind palaces, and our first shot at sorting Sherlock into a Hogwarts house.