The Action Points Podcast! Episode 48: Getting Popculture-y with Sharona

In this episode:

With Adam and Dan out of town, Aaron and Evan sit down for a chat with Sharona Lin of Popculture-y. We discuss our reaction to Marvel’s latest movie offering: Guardians of the Galaxy! Also on this episode: Snowpiercer, Doctor Who, Sailor Moon, child pageants, Asian parents and mortality.

Also: I’ll be teaching Village at Crops & Coins, at Games Laboratory in Melbourne on August 30th.

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Episode 48 – Getting Popculture-y with Sharona

Music: Theme for Harold (var. 2) by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a CC Attribution 3.0.

Links for the things we talked about:

Check out Sharona’s website Popculture-y, and the Doctor Who Sundays

Guardians of the Galaxy (and the sequel which has already been announced for 2017)



Tromeo & Juliet

Lollipop Chainsaw

Snowpiercer (which is not a Game of Thrones slashfic, like I originally thought)


Rush Hour

AWARD-WINNING All Star Comics Melbourne

All New X-Men

Ultimate Comics: Spider-Man

Superior  Spider-Man

Italian Spiderman

Ms Marvel (which Dan talked about on the podcast here)

Captain Marvel

Batgirl (with brand new duds)


Adventure Time comics

Bravest Warriors comics

Adventure Time with Fionna & Cake

Young Avengers by Kieron Gillen & Jamie McKelvie

Avengers Academy & Avengers Arena

Nathan Fillion’s cameo on Guardians of the Galaxy

Toy Dancing Groot

Women in Refrigerators

Check out Evan’s work on his Tumblr

Another reference back to our creating & consuming podcast. Drink.

The missing Doctor Who episodes

Avatar: The Last Airbender


The Veronica Mars movie

You can check out Evan’s review of the first Veronica Mars at Popculture-y

Celts apparently spiked their hair with lime water, turning into Super Saiyan

Korra now distributed digitally. Stays awesome.

Toddlers and Tiaras

Say Yes to the Dress

Welcome to Night Vale

The Thrilling Adventure Hour

Flight of the Conchords on BBC Radio

The Boosh on BBC Radio

I love bees

Sailor Moon Crystal

Check out our discussion of Madoka on the podcast

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