Countdown to Destruction? – Episode 10: ‘Ten Thirteen’ & ‘I Live Here Now’

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Ben Phillips and Matt Waters present Countdown to Destruction?, a podcast series recapping every episode of The Leftovers.

As we close out Season 2 all heck breaks loose as we follow Meg to Jarden and find out what she’s keeping in the mystery van and what it means for Miracle. Everybody pick your favourite karaoke jam and let’s get to it! Continue reading Countdown to Destruction? – Episode 10: ‘Ten Thirteen’ & ‘I Live Here Now’

Countdown to Destruction? – Episode 9: ‘A Most Powerful Adversary’ & ‘International Assassin’

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Ben Phillips and Matt Waters present Countdown to Destruction?, a podcast series recapping every episode of The Leftovers.

This week Kevin finally gets some answers about what the heck is going on with Ghost Patti and realises the only way to deal with her is to put on a suit and assassinate a senator. No, but really though.

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From Broadcast Depth – Episode 34: ‘The Brig’ & ‘The Man Behind the Curtain’

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This week’s episode may be our most dense to date. John Locke finally exorcises the demon of his father, with the aid of a fellow Island companion whose past is tied into Anthony Cooper as well.

We also get something fans have wanted since Michael Emerson’s debut on the series – the first ever Ben Linus flashback, where we learn his true origin, the mysterious Richard Alpert, and “the hostile incursion.” In one of the best scenes in the shows history, we “meet” Two amazing LOST episodes bring us one of the most important episodes of this podcast yet.

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Countdown to Destruction? – Episode 8: ‘No Room At the Inn’ & ‘Lens’

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Ben Phillips and Matt Waters present Countdown to Destruction?, a podcast series recapping every episode of The Leftovers.

Ever wanted to see Doctor Who’s penis? Rejoice! That’s right it’s another Matt episode and our resident priest’s faith has never been tested quite like this. Although that’s nothing on what his sister Nora is dealing with as she might be the host of the demon Azrael. Yep. Continue reading Countdown to Destruction? – Episode 8: ‘No Room At the Inn’ & ‘Lens’

From Broadcast Depth – Episode 33: ‘Catch-22’ & ‘D.O.C.’

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A parachuter has come to the Island – but why? And who are they? Juliet also helps Sun get more information on her yet to be born child, leading to some bonding between two characters not often seen together. The reveal at the end of this two episode arc is one worth listening for.

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Countdown to Destruction? – Episode 7: ‘Off Ramp’ & ‘Orange Sticker’

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Ben Phillips and Matt Waters present Countdown to Destruction?, a podcast series recapping every episode of The Leftovers.

Season Two keeps rolling as our game of catch-up with the series regulars continues, this time giving some focus to Laurie and Tommy and their new anti-GR enterprise. Then it’s back to Jarden as the search for the missing girls gets underway and Kevin does his best to keep his shit together.

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From Broadcast Depth – Episode 32: ‘Left Behind’ & ‘One Of Us’

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This week, yet another ho-hum Kate flashback is balanced out with an incredible Juliet flashback. Juliet is the stand-out of both of this week’s episodes, where we learn she may not be as sweet as she puts on with Jack. Plus: more with The Smoke Monster, a theory about Ethan, and discussion of the Barracks.

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Countdown to Destruction? – Episode 6: ‘Axis Mundi’ & ‘A Matter of Geography’

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Ben Phillips and Matt Waters present Countdown to Destruction?, a podcast series recapping every episode of The Leftovers.

Season Two is upon us! A new location! New characters! A new central mystery! Even swanky new opening titles! So fill up a U-Haul and join us in Jarden to discuss all these new developments, won’t you?

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From Broadcast Depth – Episode 31: ‘The Man From Tallahassee’ & ‘Exposé’

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Since the beginning of LOST, one question has been asked – how did Locke become a paraplegic? The day has come, my friends, where we get that very answer. This episode also kicks off a series of terrific cliffhanger endings.

In one of the most polarizing episodes of the show, Nikki and Paulo receive their very own episode. Why is it so polarizing, and what did Kevin and Ben think?

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Countdown to Destruction? – Episode 5: ‘The Garveys At Their Best’ & ‘The Prodigal Son Returns’

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Ben Phillips and Matt Waters present Countdown to Destruction?, a podcast series recapping every episode of The Leftovers.

As we close out the first season of the show it’s time to take a wander into the past as we see just what exactly the residents of Mapleton were up to in the days leading up to THE SUDDEN DEPARTURE, while in the present the G.R. finally enact their sinister plan.

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