Tim and Max Learnt Everything They Know About Life From Popular Culture Episode 5 – Academia, or “We Need To Reference GIFs”

Tim and Max Learnt Everything They Know About Life From Popular Culture Episode 5 – Academia, or “We Need To Reference GIFs”


After a mid-season break where our lives changed dramatically, we return with an episode about where we’ve ended up: academia.

Thanks to Geek Syndicate for being our host when we were more purely geek-focused. You can hear the old episodes here: http://geeksyndicate.co.uk/?s=solve+popular&x=0&y=0


Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0

We Learnt This Week/Fortnight/Month:

That Maxy found Jessica Jones triggering:


That Tim found Spectre fell in a difficult middle ground between loving and ignoring ‘canon’:


Life Lessons:

The Binding of Isaac:

Clinical Psychology:


Access to Higher Education:



Prison Architect:

The Greatest Work On Education In The English Language:

The awful poll in The Sun:


The ever brilliant Reductress:


Ladies and Gentleman, the Sunday Sport:

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Social Constructionism:

Overthinking It taught Tim everything he knows about post-modernism: http://www.overthinkingit.com/

The Twelve Tasks of Hercules Terrace:

John Robins and Elis James: http://www.radiox.co.uk/radio/elis-james-and-john-robins/

John Robins on his own: johnrobins.bandcamp.com/

Stuff You Missed In History Class: http://www.missedinhistory.com/


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and although he doesn’t actually appear on this episode @nixsight

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