And the Mountains Echoed, by Khaled Hosseini/Longrow Peated Campbeltown Single Malt Scotch Whisky, Part 2

Continuing the discussion of And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini, Michael & Ethan come out of their two-week drink-and-fight to give you their analysis.

In this episode:

  • Ethan blames the podcast on the state of late capitalism.
  • Michael tries to keep the "Explicit" tag off the show.  Ethan does not.
  • One of them is a puppet.
  • Everyone listening to this podcast is a very beautiful person.
  • "Bbbbbbb'lh!"
  • Michael is not a misogynist.
  • The podcast is a war between valid points and digression.
  • They get lost on the 2700-year-trek to Plato.
  • Ethan is a Grecian.
  • Michael won the fight.
  • This is the "Ethan-making-outlandish-analogies" episode.
  • Michael officially is the worst.
  • A new rule is established for future episodes.

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Next month, we'll read and discuss Plainsong by Kent Haruf.  Read along, and tell us what you think!

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