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Two Star Wars-obsessed Chicagoans discuss everyone’s favorite galaxy far, far away in this bi-weekly happy hour podcast. From the films to the novels and everything in between, hosts Alyce and Laura get you up to date on the latest Star Wars news, complete with some minor wine-induced garbling. Grab…

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    Ep 85: Plural Verb

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 20, 2022 73:36


    Welcome to Drink, Drank, Drunken: a Star Wars happy hour! In Episode 85, hosts Alyce and Laura and Madisynn and Wongers are getting Lost In Space, getting froyo and watching The Sopranos. All of that's to say, we talk about Star Wars.We faked it til we maked it, but that was our thing. It was no one else's thing. We invented it.The ultimate Caravan of Corrections disguised as an update about The Bad Batch season 2 release dateTell your racist friends to stop Review Bombing all the good shows We predicted the 2022 Emmys. And by we, we mean Alyce. Everyone bow down to Alyce.Catching up on some updates from Disney+ Day and D23, including Andor, Ahsoka, Tales of the Jedi and The Mandalorian! Some observations on the early social media reactions to the Andor seriesWhat do you think is the most iconic role Jude Law has ever played? Because we agree that it was Mr. Napkinhead in “The Holiday.”Discussing recent cast announcements (leaks) for The Acolyte and the Ahsoka series. How the movie “Hook” scared the shit out of AlyceHow Darth Vader scared the shit out of Ewan McGregor Recap on Tap! Some of our favorite moments from Obi-Wan Kenobi: A Jedi's ReturnMad Libs and Trivia to round out the showHelpful links referenced in this episode:John Rocha and Laura discuss Rogue Squadron, Andor and all the news that came out of D23 on the most recent episode of The Jedi WayTwitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!

    Ep 84: Creamy Ballz

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 6, 2022 77:04


    Welcome, Shoe Wh*res! Multiple Star Wars streaming series are returning/premiering this month so it's going to be a very happy, busy September.In Episode 84, hosts Alyce and Laura are* taking a beat to talk about… well, more Star Wars, actually. Plus some other TV stuff. Ultimately, we are excited about TV in general, so we're gonna talk about that. Alyce is now a proud member of H.A.G. and Laura invents a new cocktailRian Johnson is still making Star Wars and you're not. So there. (via Empire)September is going to be a big Star Wars month and Kenobi will not be left outNot sure we're buying this Grogu survival theory but we're definitely gonna talk about it (via Screenrant)When in the f*ck is Bad Batch 2 coming out???Cal Kestis is so hot right now, he's even getting his own bookWe have differing opinion on Leia's wedding dressHave we ever had a TMZ article on our show? Some Sweet BDE from 1999: A Liam Neeson StoryHot G and Hot DIt's Schmoedown Hoedown in Trivia! Cassian And/Or Wut questions, courtesy of Star Wars 7x7's Allen Voivod.Listener Aris is a man about townWe don't know who needs to hear this, but everybody poopsTwitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!

    Ep 83: Faked It Til You Maked It

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 16, 2022 83:10


    In Episode 83, hosts Alyce and Laura talk* about Star Wars, DUH. It's a Star Wars podcast, idiot. So let's dive into what's filming, what's done filming, and what's getting spoiled and argued about on the internet. Alyce's new dating plan. Scheme? No, it's a plan. It's not a scheme.Laura's show and tell, liquor editionRogue One is returning to theaters! Not near us apparently, but allegedly it's coming to a theater somewhere…Harry Potter and the Skarsgard BDEThe Andor series is going to get weird with the theme song and we LOVE that for themWe can't keep up with the Tales of the Jedi drama, we just know there was some. Also there are some Tales of the Jedi spoilers here if you want to know more. The Super Cut of Order 66 that we didn't ask for but is super useful if you want to be sad and depressedDid baby Reva get stabbed by baby Vader? Weigh in on our poll, because we (and all of Reddit) are in the midst of a battle royale  Laura shares some highlights from the Star Wars panels at C2E2Initial, non-spoilery thoughts on The Princess and the Scoundrel, which is available now!Laura and Alyce recap a few episodes of Light & Magic, the Disney+ docu-series by Lawrence KasdanTrivia, Fast and Furioso style!Helpful links referenced in this episode:On the August 3rd episode of The Jedi Way, Laura and Rocha dive into the Andor trailer that dropped August 1Check out Laura's live tweets from C2E2 of the Billy Dee Williams Spotlight panel and the Inquisitors panel with Moses Ingram and Rupert Friend Twitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!

    Ep 82: Sensitive Wookiees

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 19, 2022 54:04


    In Episode 82, hosts Alyce and Laura embark* on a rare, mid-week podcast recording sesh where they break down what's happening in the world of Star Wars, become easily distracted and play a fun game that may have to be a recurring segment in future shows.Star Wars got nominated for some Emmys! Yay, everyone clap for Star Wars!Lots of little Andor reveals trickling out. Let's discuss.Skeleton Crew started filming. In other news, “The Holiday” is Jude Law's best film. We are not accepting feedback on this opinion at this time.What if Natalie Portman was in Star Wars? Wouldn't that be cool? Would that be cool, Taika?Christian Bale? In Star Wars? In this economy? (via GiantFreakinRobot)More Cal Kestis? Say less. We're in.Buckle up, horn dogs. Your next Star Wars beach read is coming soon and there's a new excerpt available now on starwars.com Twitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!

    Ep 81: Oh, is it French?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 5, 2022 74:52


    Did you hear? The U.S. Supreme Court decided women don't get to make their own decisions about their reproductive health anymore and WE DISSENT. Join us in fighting back: https://www.gofundme.com/f/what-choiceIn Episode 81, hosts Alyce and Laura are* re-christened Alex and Lydia, Commander Cody is Owen Lars' ride-or-die homie and Vader is finally going on a beach vacation with Palps!Vader, the jig is up. We know your secret. Taika Waititi, give us your colorful, chaotic, messy, ridiculous Star Wars movie nowwwwwwww! (IGN)Stuart Beattie had lots to share with The Direct about how his Kenobi movie script differed from the Disney+ series and it is FASCINATINGThis is Star Wars Rebels fans' most desperate hour! Check out the #ReleasetheRebelsSoundtracks campaign and tweet your support!A new LEGO Star Wars special this summer? We'll take it! For the low, low price of $5k you too can get drunk in a bar aboard an environment-destroying vacation vessel. Composer John Williams wants to swap out his conductor's baton for a tennis racket and who are we to deny him that? (Washington Post)More hints that The High Republic: Convergence is going to be horny afIn Recap on Tap, we're discussing the Obi-Wan Kenobi finale and Laura shares some initial thoughts on Star Wars: Shadow of the SithTrivia is BACK!Helpful links referenced in this episode:Laura's guest spot on the Atomic Podcast #344 with Efren GuzmanOn the July 1 episode of the GALactic Podcast, Laura joined Lauren and Andrea to discuss the finale of Obi-Wan Kenobi finale (Apple Podcasts) (Spotify)Now on YouTube! Thanks to Star Wars Explained, you can now see the How Rey Defined a New Generation of Star Wars Fans Rey panel from SWCA!Twitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!

    Ep 80: 8 and Away

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 21, 2022 89:42


    Happy Pride Month, friends! In Episode 80 hosts Alyce and Laura are* drafting up a business plan to sell placemats featuring erotic Ewan/Hayden fan art for all you Star Wars Home Decor enthusiasts. We'll have a kickstarter up and running soon. Taika Waititi's Star Wars film is going to take us where no Star Wars film has taken us before (via Deadline)What If… Tala got Duchess Satine's sloppy seconds? (via Entertainment Weekly)Hayden Christensen has or wants a dad bod or somethingAlyce's Bae aka Ewan McGregor is looking very Euro-chic in his new spread (heh heh) in British GQ but we need to have a talk about what kind of fan art we're sending to our favs, friends.Are we going to get a Reva spin-off series? Probably not, but the site that published this rumor seems to think so.Recap on Tap: We're diving into Obi-Wan Kenobi Parts IV and V, so if you're looking for a refresh before Wednesday's finale, you've come to the right place.Ever notice that Leia's droid Lola kind of looks like robotic lothcat?Star Wars as mythology? Laura needs your advice!Helpful links referenced in this episode:Laura joined the Geek Buddies to review Obi-Wan Kenobi Part IV and Part VTwitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!

    Ep 79: Ole Grandy's Jubilee

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 7, 2022 112:49


    Who's touching down in London town in April?? Raise your hand! We can't see you - it's a podcast after all - but we love the enthusiasm! In Episode 79, hosts Alyce and Laura have* one big KENOBI WATCH and catch up on Parts I, II and III of Obi-Wan Kenobi on Disney+. Suffice to say, we are head over heels. Laura shares some highlights from Star Wars Celebration Anaheim. She basically shat her pants at the Mando+ panel when they showed the Ahsoka footage. RIP anyone who was sitting nearby. Then it's on to BAE WATCH! It's here! Finally! And oh no, wait, now it's halfway over! Why?! F-ck. Well we're still gonna live it up. In Recap on Tap, Alyce loves Bae (Ewan McGregor) and Laura loves Reva so it's basically one big love session as we recap and review Parts I, II and III of Obi-Wan Kenobi. Do we have our nits? Of course, we're Star Wars fans after all. But overall we are both really enjoying it and we had a lot of fun breaking down the first three episodes.And that's all we've got for this one! We'll be back with more news and Kenobi Parts IV and V in two weeks!Helpful links referenced in this episode:Intro music remixed with this bop from YouTube (D-D-D-Democracy!)Hello There break music is this little banger right here on YouTubeOn the June 5 episode of The Jedi Way, John Rocha and Laura catch up on their Star Wars Celebration experience and discuss Obi-Wan Kenobi Part IIILaura and a bunch of other Star Wars content creators spoke to Josh Chapman of Star Wars Spelt Out at SWCA. Listen on Spotify here!Heads up that Laura will be joining The Geek Buddies to review Kenobi Parts IV, V and VI on YouTube!Twitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!

    Ep 78: Tatooine Casual

    Play Episode Listen Later May 17, 2022 64:14


    We're so, so close to celebrating all things Star Wars in Anaheim! The sun is shining, the panel schedule is out, the lotteries are open - so let's talk about the standard diet for camels.In Episode 78, hosts Alyce and Laura squeeze* in one last episode before Star Wars fans converge on the Anaheim Convention Center next week. Alyce has a cold, Laura has a panel at SWCA and Ewan McGregor almost got a camel! All the ways we didn't celebrate May the Fourth and instead celebrated May the FourteenthLaura's going to be on a panel about Rey on the Fan Stage at Star Wars Celebration Anaheim! Come say hi on Friday, May 27th at 1:30pm local timeOne last KENOBI WATCH before we WATCH KENOBI next week. Alyce shares some thoughts on Trailer 2 and we gotta spend some time gushing over all these hot Kenobi Press Tour photos YES BAEThe script for the Kevin Fiege-produced Star Wars film is coming along (via Den of Geek)Some highlights from the Disney Gallery episode of The Book of Boba Fett that you should watch because it was very cuteThe Jedi: Fallen Order sequel has a title, maybe? (via VentureBeat)Star Wars: Brotherhood by Mike Chen came out on May 10 and Laura's got a MOSTLY spoiler-free review for your listening pleasure [skip 35:00-47:10 if you want to avoid all Brotherhood talk]. Plus, some highlights from the Books Inc. launch event with Mike Chen and Delilah Dawson for BrotherhoodSexy trivia is back and sexier than ever!Housekeeping links for this episode:ICYMI Laura joined Radio Rebellion for a panel on The High Republic Phase 1 on April 23 on YouTubeLaura did a guest spot on Star Wars Spelt Out with Josh Chapman on May 1May the Fourth was the Sith List's 300th episode! Laura showed up a little buzzed to the celebration. In the May 8 episode of The Jedi Way, John Rocha and Laura discuss the Kenobi trailer and which Star Wars Celebration panels we're most looking forward to.Twitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!

    Ep 77: Blunt Slap to the Face

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 19, 2022 61:28


    The sun is shining, it's almost Star Wars Day, Celebration is getting close, no one has loose bowels, and everything is coming up Alyce! Cheers! Sláinte! Salud! In Episode 77, hosts Alyce and Laura recap* their recent travel adventures and catch up on what's happening in Star Wars news, including:Adventures at O'Hare airportAlyce gets caught up on Marvel Phase 4Star Wars Celebration panel announcements have been rolling out the last few weeks and we've got a recap to get you up to speed Will Boba Fett make an appearance in Season 2 of The Bad Batch? Signs are pointing to yes.We might be getting more Star Wars Visions sooner than you think! (via Cinelinx)Today in misunderstood headlines, Bryce Dallas Howard wore a romper in an interview? The good era of Adam Sandler moviesIs author Adam Christopher going to drop the names of Rey's parents in Shadow of the Sith? The High Republic: Path of Deceit saw all the gorgeous High Republic cover art and said, “hold my beer”There's a new excerpt available on starwars.com from Star Wars: Brotherhood featuring Asajj Ventress!Could Quinlan Vos show up in the Kenobi series? Alyce is calling it.You can get a free ticket to the virtual book launch for SW: Brotherhood on ZoomTrivia but make it sexySend your Who Said It Star Wars trivia questions to Alyce on twitter or to forcetoastpod@gmail.com for next episode and she'll read it in an unnecessarily sexy voice!Helpful links referenced in this episode:Laura joins The Geek Buddies to discuss what's happening in nerdy news and a Q&A session. Watch it on YouTube here!It's a Star Wars Schmoedown reunion! Laura joined Andrew and Nicki Dimalanta on Going Rogue to talk about Star Wars Celebrations past and future.Twitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!

    Ep 76: Booze and Jacuzz

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 29, 2022 39:44


    Once you pop, the fun don't stop. Force Toast and Pringles have that in common. In Episode 76, hosts Alyce and Laura have a lot of good money making ideas for Star Wars but no important Disney people want to listen to this… which is their loss and your gain, dear listener!Someone please hit the button that ends winter. That's enough. We have had enough.  You know that old saying, when you run out of Busch Light, drink Diet Coke? No? Bueller? Bueller?BAE WATCH IS ON. EW has the scoop on how and why Lucasfilm decided to bring back Vader and just how Canadian Deborah Chow really is.There are still some tickets left for Star Wars Celebration if you'd like to re-live our 2019 drunken hotel party with us. Or like if you want to see celebrities at the convention or whatever.Forever Old Christopher Lloyd has joined the cast of The Mandalorian in the role of Baby Yoda. You heard it here first. This is a Force Toast Exclusive. We stan Uncle Fester.There is literally only one component of the bullet point above that is true.Bad Batch Booted to 2023?

    Ep 75: Destination Dry-Ass

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 15, 2022 72:09


    Have you ever wondered how sarlaccs reproduce? No? Too bad, now you're gonna learn.In Episode 75, hosts Alyce and Laura celebrate* the fact that this podcast somehow made it to 75 episodes? Like, how? Why? Who approved this?On a scale from 1 to 10, how musty are your pants?Laura ruins the episode. Right from the get go. Ruined.Thank you, Anonymous Listener, for the Ko-fi contribution!The Kiners dropped some fun Star Wars animation details during a recent fundraiser for relief efforts in Ukraine. You can contribute to the Ko-fi for the fundraiser here.The High Republic but make it Muppet Babies. Or “Stranger Things in Space”? Is this a real thing? (via Cinelinx)More evidence of Temuera Morrison in Kenobi? Alyce thinks no, but check out this photo and judge for yourselfRecap on Tap: Kenobi Edition! Let's break down the trailer and make wild speculations! Plus, initial thoughts on Star Wars: Queen's Hope (no spoilers) and a brief discussion of the final Phase I High Republic comics.Helpful links referenced in this episode:We're proud to be a part of the Amidala Initiative to support the Equality Texas Foundation, trans youth and their families. Want to know more? Check out the twitter account here and donate to the GoFundMe here.On the  March 13 episode of The Jedi Way, Rocha and Laura discuss the Kenobi trailer and the Jedi Order's rules on attachmentTwitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers! 

    Ep 74: Shiny Shirt Selection

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 1, 2022 74:09


    Welcome, citizen detectives! We've missed you! We've had a busy month of travels but we're back to [hopefully] a somewhat regular schedule (lol but don't quote us on that). In Episode 74, hosts Alyce and Laura have* a lot to catch up on and not a lot of time to do it, so we're hitting a few of the bigger items and recapping-on-tapping the end of The Book of Boba Fett and a few recent High Republic reads.Laura finally watched Yellowjackets and this podcast may end up adding a whole ass Yellowjackets segment when season 2 dropsA big, wet, enthusiastic, whole-hearted THANK YOU to Jane for the ko-FI!Love that people got to check out Galactic Starcrusier and share their experiences on social media, but from the looks of things, uh, yikesEnjoy the moment in this episode where we congratulate ourselves on not being complete dicks KENOBI WATCH. Updates on the release date, music, and casting. WARNING: This segment includes a discussion about a Kenobi set leak. If you want to avoid this discussion, skip 18:20-21:25Not sure what Jon Watts is up to in Star Wars, but he's up to something! Star Wars-equivalent citizen detectives, get on it! Audiobook fans, rejoice! There's an audio excerpt from Star Wars: Queen's Hope for your listening pleasure on Youtini!Apparently we missed an announcement about a Kenobi YA novel at some point, but we're excited about it nowIn this episode's Recap on Tap we're closing The Book of Boba Fett with a discussion on Chapters 6 and 7A brief, spoiler-free review of Midnight Horizon AND a spoiler-free discussion of The High Republic comic run ahead of the final issue on March 2, 2022. Want a preview of Issue #15? Find it here on sw.comBuzz, buzz, buzz!Wanna help Ukraine grab Putin by the p*ssy? Look no further:13 Ways to Help The People Of Ukraine Right Now (Forbes)Want to support the people in Ukraine? Here's how you can helpRHONY Fans - Bethenny Frankel's BSTRONGHelpful links referenced in this episode:On the most recent episode of The Jedi Way, John Rocha and Laura catch up on the future of Star Wars on the big and small screen Catch up with Laura and The Geek Buddies' final reviews of The Book of Boba Fett. Here are YouTube links for Chapter 6 and Chapter 7 on The Outlaw NationHere's a link to the Cobb Vanth shirt on Teepublic designed by Bryan Ward that Laura mentionedTwitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!

    Ep 73: Happy Avernersery

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 1, 2022 90:23


    What's that? Oh snap! It's a whole lotta Recap on Tap! No cap, there's just so much to unwrap. This is the part where you clap.In Episode 73, hosts Alyce and Laura breeze* through a few news items and then it's on to SPOILER reviews and recaps of all the newest Star Wars offerings IT'S A TRAP ok sorry now we're doneThe cast announcements for the Ahsoka live-action series just keep on coming!When to expect Season 2 of Star Wars: The Bad BatchThe High Republic is here to keep the rats fed! If you're looking to get a little taste of Daniel José Older's The High Republic: Midnight Horizon, you can find excerpts on CNET and on Gizmodo! And BONUS, there's a preview out for The High Republic #14 too! Recap on Tap is packed today with The High Republic: The Fallen Star by Claudia Gray and The Book of Boba Fett Chapters 4 and 5. SPOILERS all around! If you're not caught up on THR, The Fallen Star spoilers are here: 16:40-59:30.Helpful links referenced in this episode:Alyce and Laura joined Eli and Jacob on the In a Galaxy pod for their The Clone Wars re-watch! Join us for the Rush Clovis arc in Season 6 on Apple Podcasts or SpotifyLaura is reviewing this season of The Book of Boba Fett with The Geek Buddies on The Outlaw Nation on YouTube. Reviews for Chapter 4 and Chapter 5 are out now!Laura joined Movie Trivia Schmoedown peeps Saul, Sean Sullivan and Rachel Silvestrini on The Gucciverse to weigh in on TBoBF Chapter 5Twitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!

    Ep 72: I Am Petting My Dog, GTFO

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 18, 2022 91:06


    In Episode 72, hosts Alyce and Laura are deeply concerned* about Black Krrsantan getting dehydrated. Despite their concern for him during the Recap on Tap segment, it was someone else involved with this recording who did, in fact, overheat and vomit that day. We learned some fun stuff about what's to come in The High Republic's Phase 2 at the The High Republic Anniversary Panel on January 4, 2022Someone leaked a "trailer" for a Narwhal Knight of Ren film/series and maybe forgot to insert the right music file?Recommended reading before Star Wars: Brotherhood drops in MayRecap on Tap is packed! Laura covers some recent comics, including Eye of the Storm #1, which you can find a preview of here. Then we dive into The Book of Boba Fett Chapters 2 and 3!This video of Tameura Morrison talking about filming Attack of the Clones is so wholesomeHelpful links referenced in this episode:Laura is reviewing this season of The Book of Boba Fett with The Geek Buddies on John Rocha's YouTube channel. Find the review for Chapter 3 here!Laura joined the Triad of the Force podcast to review Chapter 3 of The Book of Boba Fett on their January 13 episodeTwitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!

    Ep 71: God Hated It (lolz)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 4, 2022 81:59


    This episode is brought to you by a hotdog bar in a Drury Inn somewhere in Missouri. Not really.In Episode 71, hosts Alyce and Laura return* from Christmas and New Years to cold weather and COVID, respectively. Alyce encountered exactly 0 alligators in Louisiana. So that trip was pointless.More Kenobi casting news! The Twilight franchise comes up in conversation again somehow. Two episodes in a row, what a treat!Take a drink every time alligators come up in conversationWhat is your Star Wars major? Write in and tell us: forcetoastpod@gmail.comLaura has a quick PSA/spoiler-free review of Star Wars The High Republic: The Fallen Star by Claudia Gray. In summary: read it now. Don't wait. Recap on Tap! The Book of Boba Fett Chapter 1: Stranger in a Strange Land. If you're behind or just waiting to watch and avoiding spoilers for the new series, skip 31:15-1:14:18.We're not saying we agree with this Book of Boba Fett review, because it's so mean, but it's also kinda funnyWhile we're on the subject of the new Boba series, did Parks & Recreation spoil the beginning back in 2013? Here's the video that's been circulating the internet this week [Boba episode 1 spoilers in link!]Helpful links referenced in this episode:Laura is back with The Geek Buddies to review The Book of Boba Fett episode 1Laura joins Starlight Beacon Transmissions to talk about The High Republic on YouTube on Monday, January 3, 2022Twitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!

    Ep 70: Galactic Star Loser

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 21, 2021 74:37


    If you're a news site editor reading this in the future, don't even THINK about stealing our episode title and using it as a headline for your review of the Galactic Starcruiser hotel at Disney World. We will call you on it. In Episode 70, hosts Alyce and Laura are up bright and early with mimosas and spiked coffee to catch up* on Star Wars news, quote 90s-era Saturday Night Live skits and gush about Spider-Man and Yellowjackets.Alyce DRIVES now. Like, she drives a car. For real. What you need to know about a new Star Wars video game and the #BlackOutStarWarsEclipse initiativeRecommended reading this week: The Hollywood Reporter's most recent article (Dec 16) on the forthcoming Book of Boba Fett! It features fun reveals, how Fett's story will be different from Din Djarin's, and getting to know showrunner Robert Rodriguez.Listen carefully and enjoy how gracefully we segue from talking about Star Wars: The Acolyte to talking about American Pie It's an Age of Resistance reunion! What happened when Pilot Jess Pava actress Jessica Henwick met Rian Johnson on the set of Knives Out 2 (via SyFy.com)This excerpt for The High Republic: Fallen Star by Claudia Gray has us HYPED af! (via starwars.com)Fear not, we are most definitely talking about those sh-tty Galactic Starcruiser videos that were circling the internet earlier this month.Recap on Tap! Laura shares some takeaways from C2E2 (Chicago's Comic Con) panels that featured Star Wars authors, Delilah Dawson, Charles Soule and Timothy ZahnLaura quizzes Alyce on the opening crawls and Alyce seeks out “the most difficult” Star Wars trivia on the internet (it's not).Helpful links referenced in this episode:Laura joins The Geek Buddies for a spoiler-filled review of Spider-Man: No Way Home on John Rocha's YouTube channelTwitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!

    Episode 69 (lol)

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 30, 2021 64:47


    Listen, we give a warning in the description of every episode, but it is especially necessary for this one. Adult content ahead. Consider yourself warned.In Episode 69, hosts Alyce and Laura delve* into the dirty debauchery of Star Wars news, recaps, trivia in an effort to probably scar you for life.   Alyce rocked her test! So let's take a shot! Yay, Alyce!One man's Sarlacc is another man's feisty butthole.“Book of Boba Fett” is too many words to say so it's “bobf” now. We don't make the rules. Anyway here's the “Reign” teaser.Disney may have just narrowed down the premiere date for Andor-And/Or What. But in the age of COVID, deadlines are more like guidelines, so take it with a grain of salt and a shot of tequila.Laura is not allowed to see Frozen on stage. Not for pervert reasons.Alyce has Thanksgiving Day traditions and it involves parades and dogs and *checks notes* crying?Deadline announces our live-action Sabine Wren (allegedly). What do you think?Can someone send us the Star Wars issue of Empire Magazine? It wasn't online anywhere when we recorded.Recap on Tap: Short and Sweet Edition. Laura is struggling with Thrawn Ascendancy Book 2 and Alyce is preparing to balance The High Republic with The Wheel of Time books. Best of luck to them both.A very special, on-theme voicemail from our friend Aris. In this context, “special” means sexually explicit. Strap on, friends. IN, sorry. Strap in.Helpful links referenced in this episode:On the 11/17 episode of The Jedi Way, Rocha and Laura break down the essential Anakin/Ahsoka episodes of The Clone WarsLaura talks Schmoedown, Mando and Thrawn with Bryan on the 11/24 ep of Pink MilkBrennen Marr and Laura talk about droids in the 11/19 ep of Page Turners They Were NotTwitter: @forcetoastpod | @sLeiaAllDay | @ShutUp_LauraInstagram: @forcetoastpodEmail: forcetoastpod@gmail.comWebsite: forcetoastpod.com*This podcast contains a sh!t ton of profanity and boozin. You can find a bleeped version of this podcast absolutely nowhere. Cheers!