AftR episode 12 – Magic Hover Poon

Chapters 21 and 22 are discussed. Our first interaction with Uncle Enzo, and the mafia makes Y.T. and offer she cannot refuse… Words: Ramp Turd – Someone (a Kourier?) that waits hours at an off-ramp for a ride… Read More

AftR episode 11 – A Narrow Fan of Head Cheese

Snow Crash chapters 19 & 20 are discussed. As if a concert by The Meltdowns, with a headliner by Sushi K wasn’t enough, we also meet Lagos, and Lagos meets Raven. Words: Carom – again it’s used Smirched… Read More

AftR episode 10 – High Impact Collection Agency

Snow Crash chapters 17 & 18 are discussed. We head to Compton with a new fellow, Jason and Y.T. meets the always avuncular Enzo. Words: Three-ringers Avuncular again.  Starting to think Neal just learned it… “Whiplash arrestor” Phrases:… Read More

AftR episode 9 – Poor Impulse Control

Snow Crash chapters 15 & 16 are discussed. This week we attend a concert, we meet Lagos, we’re introduced to one spectacular hairdo, and we begin investigating a murder. Words: Nam-shub Oldster Studentish Effluent   Phrases: “My fond… Read More

AftR episode 8 – Get Your Crampon!

Snow Crash chapters 13 & 14 are discussed. We have L. Bob Rife, refugees, talking libraries, snow angels made from drug paraphernalia, Google Earth, and a great time chatting about it all. Words: Lithe Ziggurats Infoastronomy Gogglehead …and… Read More

AftR episode 7 – Robots of Unusual Size!

Snow Crash chapters 11 & 12 are discussed. Worst. Swordfight. Ever. Yet more racism. Sympathetic ro-beasts. A new-formed partnership. Our favorite rebellious teen is an actual teen. Words: Folderol Phrases: “A nebula of aromatic freshness trailing behind her… Read More

AftR episode 6 – Dentata Pacman, Bartholomew

Snow Crash chapters 9 & 10 are discussed. We’re there as Hiro watches Da5id try the drug Snow Crash, and Hiro helps Y.T. regain her freedom. Words: Bolus – A small rounded mass of a substance, especially of… Read More

AftR episode 5 – Gossip Ex Machina

Snow Crash chapters 7 & 8 are discussed. We learn a good bit about Hiro while in hiss head as he scopes the scene at The Black Sun.  He’s trying to find information to upload to the CIC. … Read More

AftR episode 4 – Just say NO!

The crew reviews chapters 5 & 6. Hiro is offered the titular drug Snow Crash by a mysterious “black and white”, which he dismisses as a sillly idea. Meanwhile, Y.T. is caught in a sticky situation by the… Read More

AftR episode 3 – Nerd pie

We review chapters 3 & 4. Two out of three of us agree, these chapters are great! We get to learn about Hiro’s past, and what got him here, and where he goes to escape where he is…… Read More