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Saturday, December 14, 2013

Pod people

Thanks to NT for clueing me in to "Welcome To Night Vale", a podcast that takes the form of a news report from a fictional American town where wyrd shit keeps happening. While it's not a wholly new idea - "Eerie, Indiana", anyone? - there's something about the newsreader's reasonable tone, in contrast to the alarming subject matter, that I dig. The only segment that gets the thumbs down is the "weather", a crappy musical interlude. Make up your own mind about "W/T/N/V" at -