AftR episode 2 – Li’l Crips

After Hiro receives a pizza with very little time left in which to get it delivered, he’s got to prove his mad skillz piloting The Deliverator…

However, along the way he’s ‘pooned by a Kourier, and trouble ensues.

Quote of the week:
He’s going to die and she’s gamboling.

S1E2 – He’s going to die and she’s gamboling

After Hiro receives a pizza with very little time left in which to get it delivered, he’s got to prove his mad skillz piloting The Deliverator… However, along the way he’s ‘pooned by a Kourier, and trouble ensues.

AftR Episode 1 – Our hero, Hiro!

Chapter 1 introduces us to the main character, Hiro, and his struggles in the world of pizza delivery. We get a bit of a glimpse into the world of the universe in which pizza delivery is a very important, and revered gig.

Quote of the week:
“Big sticky tires with contact patches the size of a fat lady’s thighs”
-From Snow Crash

S1E1 – Get the door, it’s Hiro!

Chapter 1 introduces us to the main character, Hiro, and his struggles in the world of pizza delivery. We get a bit of a glimpse into the world of the universe in which pizza delivery is a very important, and revered gig.

AftR Episode 0 – About us

We introduce ourselves, discuss the purpose for us recording the podcast and our reading habits, then begin our conversation about our first book together, Snow Crash.

We also talk about what knew up front about the book, what we understand about Neal Stephenson, what we believe the cover art is trying to tell us about where the story will take us, and why Snow Crash was the book that we chose.

Quote of the week:

“And all I can do is read a book to stay awake
And it rips my life away but it’s a great escape”

From: No Rain, by Blind Melon

S0E0 – About us, your podcast cast

You’ll hear the gang talking about their history with reading, their motivation behind now recording this weekly podcast, and what we hope to get from the experience of recording our thoughts on each chapter of the book we’re reading together. You’ll also be introduced to our first book.

Introducing Book #1 – Snow Crash

Snow Crash Cover

Why did the snow crash? Where did it crash? Is it just another name for avalanche? Why does snow need a katana?