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 chewed food at the moment of swallowing.  OR – A type of large pill used in veterinary medicine.
  • Desultory – Lacking a plan, purpose, or enthusiasm.
  • Tocsin – An alarm bell or signal.
  • “Liquid Knuckles” – Mace / pepper spray, it seems…
  • “Bundy stunners” – Context says it’s this universe’s Taser.
  • “Franchulates” – Another Snow Crash-ism describing the self-governed “burbclaves”.

Phrases:

  • “Any more of them and they’ll be able to form a government” — in reference to the number of jeeks as the border of Mr Lee’s Greater Hong Kong

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 chewed food at the moment of swallowing.  OR - A type of large pill used in veterinary medicine.

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