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Oct 9, 2019

"Wendy, we're home." This week we kick off our first ever feminist horror month by talking about Wendy Torrance as the protagonist of The Shining. Also discussed: childhood crushes, Scatman Crothers, and the difference between being possessed vs. being evil.
Show notes:
TIFF 2019: Joaquin Phoenix’s Joker is the antihero the alienated and angry have been waiting for, and that’s precisely the problem (Sarah Hagi, Globe and Mail)
Rodney DeCroo's Vancouver Fringe Festival solo show: Didn’t Hurt (John Lucas, Georgia Straight)
Doctor Sleep trailer 
The Simpsons -The Shining part 1 (YouTube)
Real Horror Of 'The Shining': The Story Of Shelley Duvall (Vocal)
Lisa: The Highwomen (music)
Andrea: Succession (TV)

Music credits:
"Ghost" by Podington Bear
From Free Music Archive
CC BY 3.0
Theme song "Pyro Flow" by Kevin Macleod

Intro bed:"OLPC" by Marco Raaphorst
Courtesy of Free Music Archive

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Lisa Christiansen is a broadcaster, journalist and longtime metal head. Andrea Warner is a music critic, author and former horoscopes columnist.

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