MythBusters Did It!

Adam and Terence lack a cat…


Idioms:

  • A rolling stone gathers no moss
  • Bless their little cotton socks

Alternative names:

Super Magic Sparkle Pen
Ideas for other Podcasts
Seductive Paper Dance
The Night Clouds are Forming
Terence Reads Latin
A Jewel of a Podcast

Links:

Final Space (TV Series 2018– ) – IMDb

Adventure Time’s Finale is the Beginning of Something New

Deuteronomy 22:11 Do not wear clothes of wool and linen woven together.

MythBusters – Wikipedia

YouTube – MythBusters in the rain

White Rabbit Project (TV Series 2016) – IMDb

Parks and Recreation (TV Series 2009–2015) – IMDb

Making It (TV Series 2018– ) – IMDb

Jim Henson – Wikipedia

YouTube – ERB, just including this for how great it is.

Nomad (comics) – Wikipedia

Kuala Lumpur – Wikipedia

American Revolutionary War – Wikipedia

YouTube – Another great song!

The League of Gentlemen – Wikipedia

George Cotton – Wikipedia

Ganges – Wikipedia

Accidental Tech Podcast

Hello Internet

No Such Thing as a Fish – Wikipedia

Slow Burn

The Wire (TV Series 2002–2008) – IMDb

99% Invisible

Ferrite Recording Studio: Ferrite Recording Studio — Wooji Juice

Audacity (audio editor) – Wikipedia

Byker Grove – Wikipedia

YouTube – Shot in the face!

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The ASMR One

Adam and Terence listen to a cat.


Idioms:

  • The cat’s pyjamas
  • Chance your arm
  • Play a blinder (sort of)

Alternative names:

Licking Wendy Houses
Tastless Rubbery Eggs
Interesting Buttery Friend
Yellow Silk PJs
All Bacon Fry-up
Odd But Accurate

Links:

Autonomous sensory meridian response – Wikipedia

Prohibition in the United States – Wikipedia

Donald Trump – Wikipedia

Meowth – Wikipedia

Rudyard Kipling – Wikipedia

YouTube – Everybody Wants to be a cat

Absinthe – Wikipedia

Darjeeling – Wikipedia

10 of the Most Dangerous Airports in the World

Tad Dorgan – Wikipedia

Yes! We Have No Bananas – Wikipedia

Dancing plague of 1518 – Wikipedia

George Cross – Wikipedia

St Patrick’s Cathedral

Final Space (TV Series 2018– ) – IMDb

Disenchantment (TV Series 2018– ) – IMDb

YouTube – The Robot Hell Song

John DiMaggio – Wikipedia

Arrested Development (TV Series 2003– ) – IMDb

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The Queen’s Glass Eyes

Adam and Terence listen to Deborah’s cough, entirely self-inflicted.


Idioms:

  • Don’t look a gift horse in the mouth
  • Fit as a fiddle
  • All the world’s a stage

Alternative names:

Melting from the face
American inner monologue
Socks is great
Shiny Shiny House
Deborah’s cough

Links:

YouTube – Queen’s guard

Just William – Wikipedia

Dennis the Menace (U.S. comics) – Wikipedia

Dennis the Menace and Gnasher – Wikipedia

Walter Matthau – Wikipedia

Gold leaf – Wikipedia

Joey (TV series) – Wikipedia

Pearl & Dean – Wikipedia

YouTube – Simpsons Ape Song

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – Wikipedia

Lindsey Stirling – Wikipedia

Ronald Reagan – Wikipedia

Big Brother (UK TV series) – Wikipedia

William Shakespeare – Wikipedia

Y Tho | Know Your Meme

Cold War – Wikipedia

 

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Jelly Boat Universe

Adam, Deborah and Terence are together for the first time ever! We mainly talk nonsense…


Idioms:

  • Lead someone down the garden path
  • Take it with a grain of salt
  • Push the boat out

Alternative names:

Scurvy’s the one I wanted
Space Pirate… Ghost
Champagne Jelly Boats
Greasy Idioms
Barely Remembered Degrees
Tez the Cabin Boy
72 Ingredients

Links:

The Office (U.S. TV series) – Wikipedia

List of ancient Egyptian dynasties – Wikipedia

List of ancient Egyptian dynasties – Wikipedia

Sean Bean – IMDb

Garden-path sentence – Wikipedia

Geocentric model – Wikipedia

Heliocentrism – Wikipedia

North–South divide – Wikipedia

Face of Boe – Wikipedia

Little Women – Wikipedia

The Secret Garden – Wikipedia

The Railway Children – Wikipedia

Jurassic Park – Wikipedia

David Attenborough – Wikipedia

Richard Attenborough – Wikipedia

Edwardian era – Wikipedia

THE ADAM BUXTON PODCAST on acast

Call Me Kevin – YouTube

Hello Internet

Jeremy Hunt – Wikipedia

Nicolas Cage – Wikipedia

skeptic | Origin and meaning of skeptic by Online Etymology Dictionary

Shoulder angel – Wikipedia

Oprah Winfrey – Wikipedia

Ainsley Harriott – Wikipedia

Louis XVI of France – Wikipedia

Electorate of Mainz – Wikipedia

Prussia – Wikipedia

Unification of Germany – Wikipedia

Pliny the Elder – Wikipedia

Black Death – Wikipedia

Pontus (region) – Wikipedia

Mithridates VI of Pontus – Wikipedia

Pompey – Wikipedia

Pyroclastic flow – Wikipedia

Pliny the Younger – Wikipedia

Natural History (Pliny) – Wikipedia

Cicero – Wikipedia

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Conscientiously Objecting Pigeons

Adam, Terence and Lucy take on underwear… we’re also extremely ignorant about American sports!


Idioms:

  • Cut and run
  • Mum’s the word
  • Don’t get your knickers in a twist

Alternative names:

Drive-by Podcasting
Our bad history
Idiomatic Verb Phrases
Let’s Twist Again
Smokey Ghosts
Knicked my Bocks

Links:

Lavalier microphone

Pirates of the Caribbean

Johnny Depp

Disney Sheriff of Nottingham

How it’s made – Newspaper

Dennis Skinner

Oliver Twist

Blackadder

Assassin’s Creed

Elizabeth I (bit out on the date… again…)

Vietnam War

Iraq War

Brexit (such a horrible word)

David Cameron – whistling

Monty Python

And Now for Something Completely Different

Anime bloody nose trope

Royston Vasey

Corned Beef

Homing Pigeon

Kibosh

Vaudeville

Heelys

Return to Oz

The Craft

New York Knickerbockers

Knickerbocker glory

New York Knicks (also Knickerbockers, but basketball, a bit dull)

Google Books

Train from Katanga

Mills & Boon

Geordie Racer

Stottie cake

Pasty barm

Harmen Jansen Knickerbocker

Washington Irving

George Cruikshank

Bloomers

Plus fours

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Rudderless Gawping

Adam, Sam and Terence try to talk sensibly, despite the heat…


Idioms:

  • Never the Twain Shall Meet
  • Navel Gazing
  • Get off Scot Free

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Forming a Guild

Idioms:

  1. Tin foil hat
  2. Got their comeuppance
  3. At sixes and sevens

Sponsored by:

Bank holidays.


Links:

Muppets Tonight

Number 9 – Futurama 

Into the Wild Green Yonder

New Matt Groening Show

Roswell

Area 51

The X-Files

Wild West Red Dwarf

Westworld

Tin foil formally tin

How they make tinfoil 

Better Call Saul

Philip K. Dick

H. G. Wells

UNESCO 

World Wildlife Fund

British Humanist Association

British Eugenics Society

Brave New World (fantastic book!)

The Doors of Perception 

Bush Did 9/11

Chemtrails

Cloud seeding

Water testing planes

UK Cabinet Split

Cockney rhyming slang

12 Angry Men (first watched this in school, didn’t appreciate it)

A Few Good Men

Bottle episode

Editing in films discussion

City of London Livery Companies

Ancient Guilds

Livery

Terry Pratchett Guilds

Stonecutters

Tim Berners-Lee

Bill Gates

Guild Wars (never played)

World of Warcraft (played this too much)

Counter-Strike: Source

Cascading Style Sheets

Hansard

 

Aftershow Links:

Cummerbund

Army Height Requirements

Andy Burnham 

UKIP

 


Rejected titles:

Sam’s Leisure Time

Bank Holiday Podcast

Never Watched X-Files

Foil Hamster Balls

We search for tinfoil

Adam’s Exciting Side

Random Outside Shouting

Confirmed, it’s confirmed!

Intransitive Phrasal Verbs

The Panda’s Comeuppance

Upcoming Ant Comeuppance 

Worshipful Company of Podcasters

 


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Extra Bitter Beer

Idioms:

  1. Turn on a sixpence
  2. Cut someone some slack
  3. Full tilt

Sponsored by:

Injured limbs.


Links:

Sixpence

Usain Bolt

Tron

Lightbikes (Light cycle!)

Pivot!

Charles Dickens

Back to the Future

Back to the Future Almanac

All the Year Round periodical

Dressage

Rube Goldberg machine

Honda Advert

House of Commons – Sixpence

House of Commons – Dime

Aloe 

Cooperage 

Bugsy Malone

Naruto running

The Incredible Crash Dummies

Crash test dummies TV

Taxidermy

Tilting in poker 

MOBA (Feel like we were a bit far off)

League of Legends

Dota

Dota2

Heroes of the Storm

Heroes of Newerth

Tilting in esports (an art?)

Jousting 

Warcraft III (such a great game, Ben’s great at it)

Fight over Dota Name


Rejected titles:

We’re all injured

We’re not mechanics 

Dimes, Daims, and Dames 

Wanging with Sticks

The Podcast Almanac


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Socially Awkward Magicians

Idioms:

  1. The lion’s share
  2. It’s not rocket science
  3. On the cards

Links:

Hello Internet

South Park – HUMANCENTiPAD

6 Days to Air

Lion Bar

Tate & Lyle

Tate & Lyle lion

East India Company

Samson and the Lion

Samson’s Riddle

Serengeti

Colonial England

Aesop’s Fables

The Wizard of Oz – Film (There are many)

The Perry Index

William Caxton

Donkeys Defend Herd

Mules

Dualism

Library of Alexandria

Vatican Library

Dan Brown

Common sense isn’t common (Apparently)

Bunny ears shoe tying

Chinese Rockets

2001: A Space Odyssey

Albert Einstein

President Eisenhower

The Space Race

Laika

Soyuz

Yuri Gagarin

Michael Collins

Lobotomy

You Are Two

Mitchell and Webb Skit

Tarot Cards

Speedy Pasta Bolognese (Apology from Adam, Sam never sent me the recipe.)

The Magic Circle

Divination

Trump Suit

Knights Templar

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag

Bertram Forer

Cold Reading

Could Care Less

The League of Gentlemen

Goodnight Sweetheart


Rejected titles:

Bryan the Lion

My Jokey Answer

Insurance Claim Forms

Secret Vatican Library

Ancient Chinese Rocketry

Terrible Brain Surgery

Magic Does Exist

It’s Actually Death


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Gene Simmons’ Severed Head

Idioms:

1. Why the long face?
2. The proof is in the pudding
3. Between Scylla and Charybdis


Links:

Pearlescent paper

Cilla Black (Born Cilla White!)

Blind Date

Pinocchio

Office Space – Film

M. Night Shyamalan

Sarah Jessica Parker

Ed Wood – Film

Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse

Giant Squid

Narwhals

Bojack Horseman – TV

KISS

Gene Simmons

Candyman – Film

Rock Scream-off

Lockjaw

Sicily

Winklepicker

Winkles

Cockles

Straight of Messina

Homer’s Odyssey

Rock Shoal

Kraken

Jason and the Argonauts

Kobayashi Maru

Star Trek

Diablo

Fondant Fancy Wars – Episode

Magenta – Extra-spectral colour

Woman with extra cone

Babybel

Speakeasy

Prohibition

Egg Custard

Henry VIII

Podcastiest Podcast – Poor Audio Quality

Yorkshire puddings

Address to a Haggis – Robert Burns


Rejected titles:

Three Real Boys

We’re Dead

Ewar Woowoo

Evil Horses

Sad Emoji 🙁

Ben’s Brain Strain

Wobbly Straights

When Life Gives you Lemmas

Italy the Winkle-picker


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Surprise Parachute Rides

Idioms:

1. Shelling out
2. Ghost in the machine
3. Beat around the bush


Links:

A cut above the rest – Lovecraftian Guinea Pigs

Five Euro note ripped up

Storage heaters

Shell suits

Scarborough

Whitby

Atlantis

Yam Island

Solomon Islands

Shells as currency

The gold standard (US)

Nixon Shock

Finite Bitcoin

Mount Everest real name (Sagarmāthā)

Darwin’s personal tortoise (he didn’t eat it)

Butternut squash

Cilantro

Canadians Shell Out!

Ghost in the Shell – Film

Ghost in the Shell – Superior Anime

Ant-Man – Film

Lathe

Capstan lathe

Chinese flying machine

Poltergeist

Magic smoke

Rick and Morty Loser

Discworld Clacks

Gilbert Ryle

Cartesiam dualism

Philosophy of mind

Why is a computer bug called a bug?

Gremlin on the wing

Community Support Officer

Quidditch

Bushwacker

Tallywacker – Slang for genitals, does not require link.

The Most Dangerous Game

Trinity College, Cambridge

Monster Hunter: World

Minecraft

Shadow of the Colossus

Ico

The Last Guardian

Playstation Controller Symbol Design

Medal of Honor

Beyond Good and Evil

Spyro

Crash Bandicoot

Croc

Rareware

Playstation controller evolution – annoying guy, but informative

Rereleased Duke Controller

 


Rejected titles:

Do you remember the first time?

Take Two

Terence’s Three Noises

Those were the right words

Beautiful Words

Everest Easy Bit

Prepping Butternut Squashes

What is Coriander?

Yanks Eat Cilantro

Canadians Shell Out!

Ghost Powered Computers

Adam’s an Idiot

It would have been great

 


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Salt is Bitter Sugar

Idioms:

1. Shot point-blank
2. Cutting the mustard
3. Wait for the other shoe to drop
4. To collar someone


Links:

Porpoise

Dolphin

White-collar crime

Blue-collar crime

Priest collar

Salt in coffee

Salt in porridge

Horse collar

Captain Picard-esque seat

Point Break

Hot Fuzz

Keanu Reeves is Immortal

Point Blank game

Dr. Strange Portal

Blank bullets

The Crow

Hitman game series

Bullseye gameshow

Alan Partridge back of the net

Noah

Moses

Colman’s

Mustard gas – development

Bleach and vinegar (don’t)

Corned beef

General Custer

Jumanji

Wreck-It Ralph

Mustard plant

Norwich mustard museum

History of Nintendo

National mustard museum

Ikea founder

1% of wood used in Ikea

Shoes on telephone wire


Rejected titles:

Know your Porpoise

Not about Batman

The non-explicit one

Just alpine cows

A good sized herd

Priest Crime on the BBC

Stellar the Cherry Tree

Sea Flavoured

Always the Leg

Guns are still dangerous

Noah swam in mustard

General Custard’s Last Stand

Chop up the mustard god

Discusstard

The mustard discussion

Wearing Unishoes

Oven-glove Slippers

Penguin Fights


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