The mole is revealed. Priya and Tony learn to fly. Paul has amazing tolerance to pain, and a happy ending is ruined in seconds. Hit play to hear more about these vague statements and what we thought of this penultimate episode of Dollhouse.
With only two more episodes to go 'Getting Closer' is an episode full of questions, reveals, and a few answers.
Andrea and Taylor start at the end with the big Boyd reveal and then talk their way through the rest of the episode.
We’ve finally reached the attic and the surprises that lurk there for us to uncover. It’s strange and full of information for us to dissect. We also learn what our time in the attic would look like if we were stuck with our worst nightmares… good times!
Mind Whisper. Quite the name for a secret quasi-military operation, but what do you expect from a shady corporation that calls people 'dolls'?
Join Andrea and Taylor as they chat about 'Stop-Loss' including TWO references to other Whedonverse shows.
Alpha loves love, but does he know what love is? What we do know is that love is explosive and this episode is a blast!
In today's episode, Andrea and Taylor talk about Echo's time outside of the Dollhouse with Paul as well as the shakeup that's happening in the L.A. Dollhouse because of her escape.
Here's the episode of The Allusionist that Andrea mentions regarding the origin of the use of John Doe for unknown persons.
Meet-cutes, attractions, couplings, and strange sexual scenes are scattered throughout this episode. There’s sexual tension everywhere for Taylor and Andrea to discuss. With Bennett also comes new mysteries and stories spurring questions and predictions.
Join our discussion and tell us your own thoughts on these pairings or ones you shipped back in 2009!
Trouble is brewing in the political arena for DeWitt's Dollhouse! Senators, rogue Dolls, and new characters! Oh my!
Join Andrea and Taylor as they chat about 'The Public Eye'
Today we take a break from Echo to have a character study with Sierra/Priya, where Dichen Lachman just breaks our hearts with her performance.
Since the subject's so terrible, we try not to dwell too much, but focus on Priya and her journey instead.
In today's episode, we talk about privilege, white, male, rich, and the like, as we talk about Belle Chose.
“Would you like a treatment?”
This time this phrase doesn’t compute with Echo. Andrea and Taylor dissect the themes of this episode, but easily agree the main take away is: don’t mess with a mom. “Should we go now?”
We're back! And a little discombobulated, nothing like trying to get back to normal after Epitaph One, but here we are.
Things are changing in the Dollhouse, and we talk about it all in today's episode.
It’s 2019. The future is now. Andrea and Taylor dive deep into this post-apocalyptic episode and what this might mean for season two. Do you have your name tattooed on your back?
It's hard to believe, but the 'official' season finale is already here!
All of the storylines we've been talking about all season come to a head as Alpha meets Omega...and things don't quite go to plan for him.
“As he walked through the castle, he marvelled at how many lay asleep: the good people, the not-so-good, the young people and the not-so-young, and not one of them stirring. Not one.” (Jane Yolen, Briar Rose). Tune in to hear Taylor and Andrea's thoughts on the princes and the various rescue attempts throughout this very thought provoking episode.
"Would you attend your own funeral?" or better yet "Would you upload your conciousnes to say goodbye to your family after you died?"
Andrea and Taylor chat about these questions and more in today's episode.
We also have a spoiler alert for Schitt's Creek, and a long post-episode tangent about Oscar movies.
"Who has access to the chair?" If Taylor and Andrea worked in a secret organization that had a mole what would they do? Find out here along with their thoughts on the many big surprises of the episode.
Will getting their needs fulfilled stop the actives from glitching? That's the big question from this episode of Dollhouse, so Andrea and Taylor chat about the various needs of the actives, and their new friend, Mike the Internet.
Andrea and Taylor chat about 'Echoes', the regressions and flashbacks of the actives and non-actives alike.
We're not sure if you've been able to tell, but Taylor really doesn't care for Topher, even when he's being a silly goose with Adelle.
"If you could hire a doll, would you?" Taylor and Andrea dive deep into the conversations of the 'Man on the Street'.
They both agree this is the best episode yet - tune in to find out why.
Andrea and Taylor are back after a week off to talk about True Believer. Does anyone remember the last time Taylor got predicitions so accurate? NEITHER DO WE!
We talk faith, belief, and cults, along with Victor's issue with 'little' Victor.
Plus Andrea gets Taylor's pronouns correct in the prediction song!
Happy New Year Stakewielders!
It's the beginning of 2019, and we're going to do our traditional look back at the year that was! Join us as we travel back through 2018 month by month and relive all the good, bad and middle that happened through the last 12 months.
HOHOHO! Andrea and Taylor here with a special "The Christmas Chronicles" and "The Holiday Calendar" podcast for you. It's a present for your ears that you can open at the touch of a finger! Wishing you and yours a happy whatever you celebrate!
Andrea and Taylor chat about Echo's growth in the doll state, what the Dollhouse is up to with Paul and Victor, and Taffy standard time.
There are also continued 'kitten updates' in this episode, as Tenzing and Olenna cause their special kind of trouble during recording.
NB: Next week is our first ever Christmas episode on Christmas Day!
Quick note off the top: our audio quality is not up to snuff this episode because we recorded at Andrea's house and you'll be getting 'kitten updates' throughout the episode.
Andrea and Taylor are talking Stage Fright today. We continue to love the very layered episodes, with the multiple storylines that weave together as we go along. Echo and Sierra bond in and out of the Dollhouse, Paul gets into more and more trouble, and Taylor doesn't trust his neighbour at all.