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Episode 8 “Come to Jesus”

American Gods Episode 8 “Come to Jesus”

You wanted a positive podcast? You got a positive podcast! American Gods’ Season One finale, “Come To Jesus,” gave us more of what we love about the show and answered a slew of questions. In this episode, we cover Bilquis’ history, the strengths and weaknesses of different gods, Mr. Wednesday’s vicious master plan, and … the Iranian Revolution? Yes, you read that right. Continue reading Episode 8 “Come to Jesus”

Episode 7 “A Prayer For Mad Sweeney”

American Gods Episode 7 “A Prayer For Mad Sweeney”

“American Gods” tried something different with Episode 7: A Prayer For Mad Sweeney. The Starz show stuck close to the Neil Gaiman novel, and it hugged a single narrative for the full hour. Discover what this episode revealed about the American Gods universe, why Emily Browning got so much screen time and the true identity of Mr. Ibis.  Continue reading Episode 7 “A Prayer For Mad Sweeney”

American Gods Episode 6 Fan Theories

American Gods Episode 6 Fan Theories

The gloves are off, and the F-bombs are dropping after American Gods Episode 6: A Murder of Gods, with listeners clashing on the political vision of the show. Are these lightning-rod scenes giving us a better understanding of American Gods’ message, or do they reflect an immature philosophy? Catch this quick episode, then share your opinions at hosts@shatontv.com.

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