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KAREN // @momopeche

Game geek, candyfreak, bad runner.  

EXPERTISE: Geography, Hip Hop, Dogs, Patrick Swayze, Scout


COLIN // @colin13

Cannot tolerate lines that are not 100% parallel or 100% perpendicular.

EXPERTISE: Classic Rock, Academy Awards, NBA, Star Wars, Sniper


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Kinda sweet, kinda hilarious. Game designer extraordinaire.  

EXPERTISE: Literature, Indie Rock, Pop Culture, New Zealand, Prince, Medic


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Walking retro videogame almanac. Ravenclaw.  

EXPERTISE: US government, James Taylor, videogames, Spy


Ep 31: Color Me Bad!



Roses are red / violets are blue / we can't talk about color / without mentioning poo.

We dive into the world of color: weird color names, chameleons, the legitimacy of purple, cheddar cheese vs. flamingos, color character name quiz, Crayola crayon controversy, heterochromia, and why we'd want to take Monet to a rave party.

ALSO: Animal collective nouns, Wine quiz

RUNTIME: 47 minutes 29 seconds


Featured interlude music:

"Orange Colored Sky" by Nat King Cole  Amazon | iTunes 

"I Ran (So Far Away)" by Flock of Seagulls  Amazon | iTunes 

"Yellow Submarine" (Cover) by Vitamin String Quartet  Amazon | iTunes 


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Reader Comments (6)

hi gang its jamie again another perfect podcast .you are all great as usual. just wanted to tell u my favorite colors 1 yellow , 2 navy blue , my favorite color name is irish green . my other favorite is red because it means how muxch i love all of you. karen , colin , dana, chris , oh and there is just one more orange crush because i have the biggest crush on dana she is so pretty inside and out funny and talented and has the greatest laugh . well thats all for now brains lovvvvvve u all . have a goodnite jamie n.

October 1, 2012 | Unregistered Commenterjamie n.

To go with your Parliament of owls, you might like: a knot of toads; an exultation of larks; a labour of moles; a muster of peacocks; a nye of pheasants; a sleuth of bears; a whisp of snipe; a cast of hawks; a sedge of herons; a paddling of ducks on water but a safe of ducks on land; a charm of finches; a skulk of foxes; a colony of gulls or ants; a chowder of domestic cats but a dout of wild cats and a kindle of kittens; a covey of partridges; a bellowing of bullfinches; a shrewdness of apes; a yoke of oxen; a flight of swallows; a flock of sheep or goats; a gaggle of geese on land but a skein of geese in flight; a string of horses; a pack of hounds or wolves; a shoal of fish; a bloat of hippoppotami; a fluther of jellyfish; a rafter of turkeys; a hover of trout; a crash of rhinoceroses; a bale of turtles; a watch of nightingales; a pandemonium of parrots; a congregation of plovers; an unkindness of ravens; a herd of cows or deer; a bask of crocodiles; a mob of kangaroos; a troop of monkeys; an army of caterpillars; a turmoil of porpoises; a descent of woodpeckers; a zeal of zebras; an obstinacy of buffalo; a bevy of quail; a muster of penguins; a tiding of magpies; a mute of hares; a bury of rabbits; a school of whales but a pod of killer whales!

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October 7, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterVirginia Lavender

Hi Brainiacs.

I loved the Colour episode. I love all of your episodes. I know you were planning on presenting a quiz on Colour-blindness. As a colour blind fella, I'd be interested to hear about your research on the subject if the opportunity presents itself.

Keep up the good work guys and gals.

October 8, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterBrian

Virginia, I hate to be a nitpicker, but I think it's "an exaltation of larks," and "a clowder of cats." Also you left out my very favorite, a murder of crows :{

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