SnoutCast #74: “Ancient History”

Oddly enough, the shows where we don’t prepare well are the ones that tend to run long. Like, um, this one. Sorry?

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00:59 – “historical”
02:01 – in which DeeAnn does not do her homework
05:04 – Treasure Island
06:25 – The Last of Sheila
07:49 – the Sondheim connection
10:56 – Midnight Madness: from Los Angeles to Florida
13:57 – BARF: The Game comes to Stanford
21:06 – the 1990s: going to Microsoft, and the “modern era”
24:30 – other Game and puzzle traditions; where do we go from here?
30:23 – the current state of full-weekend, overnight Games
33:43 – primary sources at
35:40 – check out and Puzzled Pint!
37:55 – The End

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Music: instrumentals from “Code Monkey” and “The Future Soon” by Jonathan Coulton

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CKL DeeAnn

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