Ep 90 - Vampire Breath (w/ @Bobdunga)
Release Date: 11/16/2020
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Pee-ew! This book stinks! But that doesn't mean we don't have a blast discussing it. Paul and Chad are joined by nostalgia historian Raven Simone (aka @Bobdunga92) to cover this tale of hidden basement tombs, the time traveling power of smoke bombs, and why being a vampire is better than human reality. Enjoy!
OFF TOPICS: The deep lore of Talespin X The Jungle Book, Beyblade Assassins, and Leg-Arm Beast Humans.
Actual book discussion begins at 11:40.
Check out Raven's YT channel at youtube.com/Bobdunga92
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Edited by Kevin Cole (@RealKevinCole)
Original music by Seth Earnest (sethearnest.net)