Gweek 102: Peter Bebergal and Dean Putney


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Joining me in this episode:

Peter Bebergal, the author of Too Much to Dream: A Psychedelic American Boyhood and writes frequently on the speculative and slightly fringe. He is currently writing Season of the Witch: How the Occult Saved Rock ‘n’ Roll to be published by Tarcher/Penguin. He blogs at mysterytheater.blogspot.com.


Dean Putney, Boing Boing’s coding and development wizard.


Here's what we talked about:

Soldier of the Mist by Gene Wolfe


Uncle Acid and the Deadbeats


FF by Mike Allred


OSR (Old School Renaissance) RPG games:


Candy Box and A Dark Room. New types of games popping up: minimalist in-browser text adventure/RPG hybrids


Dean’s text adventure on Omegle


Robot Film Festival.


The Ononeon

Satechi Bluetooth speaker


Metzger’s Dog, by Thomas Perry


Skooba Laptop Weekender duffle bag


The New Way Things Work


Memrise


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