The Skinner Co. Network
The Skinner Co. Network: Home to Flash Pulp, bites of pulp fiction released thrice weekly, and the FlashCast, an hour or so of geek/pulp chatter covering movies, games, and novels. This is the full network feed, please use Skinner.fm to find feeds for individual shows.

After listening to our Night of the Living Dead (1968) review join the chrononauts in a viewing of the 1990 remake!

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The Chrononauts learn all about man's inhumanity to man, man.

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Tonight, as Ruby prepares herself for her final encounters with the stumbling dead, we bring you a time capsule in the form of a story - the tale of another sort of stumbler, and this one is entirely true.

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CCRC23 - Max Headroom, S1E3 Body Banks

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Prepare yourself for: Nazi designers, wild aurochs, northern politics, Catan, a second helping of horseradish, and Ruby

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The chrononauts sat through this 1932 mess so you don't have to.

Direct download: CCR35.mp3
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Prepare yourself for: Uber Flocks, Where the hell is Ruby?, Horseradish, Happy Birthday, Leon, Conan’s Junk, TT’s TV recommendations, and Dmara and the Necropolis

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The chrononauts have gathered this evening to consider 1944's The Monster Maker

Direct download: CCR34.mp3
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Join the chrononauts in sampling some of Canada's finest and/or worst television.

Direct download: CCRC22.mp3
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Tonight, Ruby encounters new friends and old problems among the hungry dead.

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Join the chrononauts as they climb into giant robot combat!

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Tonight, Ruby encounters new friends and old problems among the hungry dead.

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Tonight, Opop and Jurd stumble through recording while Jessica lounges in Florida. Production quality drops. Also, this is a story about highly-dangerous cadaverous pedestrians.

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Join the chrononauts for, uh, Power Traingers?

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Tonight, Ruby arrives at an island of calm on the sea of the shuffling undead.

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The chrononauts have gathered to consider 1967's Monster from a Prehistoric Planet

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Tonight, from the demolished basement of Skinner Co. HQ, we bring you a tale of metal landscapes, monstrous villains, and a meek prince with the power to transform into a loin-cloth ensconced warrior.

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Tonight, after a week in exile from Skinner Co. HQ, we return to tell you a tale of high science in the bowels of international espionage.

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Join the chrononauts (minus Rich the Time Traveler) in discovering that Opop didn't realize there are cat robots in Voltron.

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Tonight, at long last, we discuss the dead of Otter Rapids.

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The chrononauts have gathered this evening to consider 1927’s Metropolis

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Tonight, for your consideration, Having Two Spouses: A Practical Guide

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We discuss ch-ch-ch-changes.

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Category:FlashCast -- posted at: 10:33pm EDT

Join the Chrononauts (minus Rich) as we sample the first episode of Naruto!

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Tonight we visit with old friends, both human and otherwise.

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Join the Chrononauts for a viewing of 1934's Maniac!

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Prepare yourself for: Problematic plot devices, 2016, high-speed horror movie reviews, Turn of the Screw, ukulele love, and The Reason for the Season

Direct download: FlashCast136.mp3
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Tonight we present a special holiday tale directed at four little meatheads above all else. We love you guys.

Direct download: FPSE36.mp3
Category:Flash Pulp -- posted at: 11:52am EDT

Join the Chrononauts for a super-powered holiday viewing!

Direct download: CCRC17.mp3
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Join the Chrononauts - minus Hugh - for a holiday viewing of A Garfield Christmas

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Tonight we find ourselves in a chase across the holiday encrusted streets of Capital City.

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Join the Chrononauts for a holiday viewing of Emmet Otter's Jug Band Christmas - with special guest, JMay!

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Join the Mob in yammering over 1984's The Mutilator

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We’ve gathered this evening to consider 1942’s The Mad Monster

Direct download: CCR30.mp3
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Tonight we visit a series of gamblers and the strands upon which they walk.

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Prepare yourself for: Guns for bus tickets,The Transgender Day of remembrance, wizard trains, Pop-Tarts, and Dmara and the Necropolis

Direct download: FlashCast135.mp3
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We’ve gathered this evening to consider 1960’s Little Shop of Horrors

Direct download: CCR29.mp3
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Tonight we find ourselves exploring a land ravaged by many plagues, a place both familiar and distant, at a time of endings.

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Join us in the chronotheater for this early '90s comedy apocalypse.

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Tonight we seek to quench an endless thirst and learn the risks of bending low to the stream.

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Join Hugh, Opop, and Jurd in the chronotheater for a viewing of Star Trek: TNG's Genesis

Direct download: CCRC13.mp3
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Tonight we present a tale of pets and prey. 

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Join Hugh, Opop, and Jurd in the chronotheater for a viewing of Star Trek: TNG's Devil's Due

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Tonight the Irregular Division encounters an unexpected presence.

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We've gathered this evening to consider 1960's The Last Woman on Earth!

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Tonight the Irregular Division finds themselves strangely united, and then split, while hunting a child predator.

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Join us in the chronotheater for old-school haircuts and a lack of Louis Gossett Jr.

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Tonight we return to the near future, where the founding members of the Irregular Division - Milo Smith, AKA Head, the corporate thief with his brain hooked into a prototype computer interface, and Jennifer Glat, AKA Ms. Atlas, a military lifer whose body was augmented by science after massive combat injuries - find themselves in an increasingly upsetting meeting.

Direct download: FlashPulp462.mp3
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Join us for a very powerful FlashCast minisode.

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Join us for a full chronotheater viewing of BIONIC SIX!

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Tonight we find ourselves awakening alongside an international man of mystery with a tragic secret.

Direct download: FPSE35.mp3
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We’ve gathered this evening to consider 1964’s The Last Man on Earth

Direct download: CCR27.mp3
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Tonight we hear the truth behind the nocturnal defanging that has been plaguing one Capital City neighbourhood.

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Prepare yourself for: positive uses for Snapchat, dinosaur purses, replica fingertips, Pony Island, and Old Man Mulligan

Direct download: FlashCast134.mp3
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Tonight we find ourselves creeping through security to scale a tower - a tower atop which awaits a tale of horror, and perhaps some answers for an aging detective.

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Remember us fondly

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Tonight we hear a strange tale of missing teeth as told to an oddly familiar old man.

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Prepare yourself for: Ravine murder mania, body disposal, the actual Man in the Iron Mask, the Mob Book Club, and The Irregular Division 

Direct download: FlashCast133.mp3
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We've gathered this evening to consider 1941's King of the Zombies

Direct download: CCR26.mp3
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Tonight we find ourselves witness to dead men wandering the highways.

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A somber moment of reflection punctuated by giant wet wipes.

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Our very own songstress has some fresh auditory joy for your ears.

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Thank you, Bliss!

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Tonight we find ourselves on a brief detour, and discover what happens when Jurd can’t shake the notion that he should write a certain scene after finishing one of the lesser Philip Marlowe novels.

Direct download: FPSE34.mp3
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Join Nutty, Hugh, and Skinner Co. for a viewing of this awful film.

Direct download: MMN11.mp3
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Tonight we find ourselves in a lesser-known Las Vegas casino as Mercutio Rogers, professional crooner, prepares to take the stage.

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We’ve gathered this evening to consider 1959’s The Killer Shrews

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Prepare yourself for: The Last Dragon, the Mob Book Club returns, Awake Dating, GT Snow Racers, and Muddy York

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In which JRD reaches for a bit of perspective on publishing, German wildlife, and beer.

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Tonight we find Joe Monk, the last human and future Emperor of Space, standing in a swamp at the edge of the known universe.

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Tonight we visit Ruben Clay, a man alone in his haunted house.

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Join us for the first episode of Friends for some reason

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Tonight we revisit old friends dealing with new, unexpected visitors.

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We have gathered this evening to consider 1941's Invisible Ghost

Direct download: CCR24.mp3
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Prepare yourself for: Running to the Q, Civil War, sinking ships, Veronica Belmont & The Fictional Follicle Face Off results, Chinese daleks, the Doc Azrael finale, and The Collective Detective!

Direct download: FlashCast131.mp3
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We’ve gathered this evening to consider 1956’s The Indestructible Man

Direct download: CCR23.mp3
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Join The Mob in yammering over 1984's Ghostbusters

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Tonight we find ourselves again under the watchful eyes of the Diamond Dogs, as one online investigator brings a decades-old mystery into the future’s blinding light.

Direct download: FlashPulp453.mp3
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Tonight we re-join one of the Collective’s investigators, Maritza “MarMar” Mercado, follows a too-bloody, too-naked, trail of digital breadcrumbs.

Direct download: FlashPulp452.mp3
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Tonight we join a prodigal daughter - but one member of the loose collection of electronic investigators that make up the Collective Detective - as she stands at the edge of a number of digital graves.

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In which we box with Prince's shadow.

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Join us for the William Gibson penned X-Files episode First Person Shooter

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Prepare yourself for: Terrifying nautical tales, zombie board gaming, Kevin Hart vs Prince, Houdini & Lovecraft - buddy cops, and Muddy York

Direct download: FlashCast130.mp3
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We've gathered this evening to consider 1923’s The Hunchback of Notre Dame.

Direct download: CCR22.mp3
Category:CCR -- posted at: 10:30am EDT

Some thoughts on cartoons, the economy, and Japan being slightly from the future - with a special guest, Hugh! 

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Tonight we find ourselves chasing many paths that lead to one destination.

Direct download: FPSE33.mp3
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We've gathered this evening to talk over the X-Files episode Excelsis Dei

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Some thoughts on the phrase "the ladies" and the necessity of death.

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We've gathered this evening to consider 1959’s House on Haunted Hill.

Direct download: CCR21.mp3
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Jessica May created a song using the film House on Haunted Hill as her palette! Check it out - but REMAIN CALM.

Direct download: JMay-Hysteria.mp3
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Tonight we witness that time and distance do not liberate from death or fear.

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We've gathered this evening to consider 1939’s The Gorilla.

Direct download: CCR20.mp3
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Join The Mob in trying, and failing, to understand Prince.

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A brief teaser in case you're considering skipping the fun

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Prepare yourself for: When Doves Cry, CIA film production, hair theft, Doc Azrael, and Sofia Esperon

Direct download: FlashCast129.mp3
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Tonight Queen Sofia Esperon is summoned to a dragon-haunted corner of her kingdom.

Direct download: FPSE32.mp3
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Prepare yourself for: taxi ghosts, dolls on airplanes, Operation Lavender Drizzle, terrifying movie moments, and The Murder Plague

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Tonight we encounter an unexpected series of visitors.

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We’ve gathered this evening to consider 1959’s The Giant Gila Monster

Direct download: CCR19.mp3
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