Robot-Kraken Podcast Ep 49 Now Available – Blind Meanies and Hospital Streamies



Robot-Kraken Episode 049 – November 2018 “Blind Meanies and Hospital Streamies“

Your regular host Thom ‘Third Rail Design Lab’ Chiaramonte is joined by guest host Blake ‘Begin Again’ Simmons to review and discuss Daredevil Season 03, as well as current entertainment news of the day.

ROBOT KRAKEN is a MONTHLY podcast by two indie artists, Kristopher McClanahan of Deeply Dapper and Thom Chiaramonte of the Third Rail Design Lab. We get together and talk about comics, movies, working the table at comic cons, life in this nerdy wonderland, and whatever mumblings from the deep we come across. You can find out more about us, contact us or follow along our journey at

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Show notes:

Sucking the Monkey
  • Thom: Newsroom Shootout (Grapefruit juice, Campari, Vodka)
  • Blake: IV drip, something like that
Red Sky Roundup (formerly Robots Root)
  • Stan lee
  • Pedro and Gina Carano on The Mandalorian
  • Loki and Falcon and Bucky, Oh My
  • Avatar 80
  • Alien: awakening
  • Game of Thrones April 2019; Prequel w/ Naomi Watts
Robot Reviews
Daredevil S03: This is strong meat
Scalpy scribbles:
  • Daredevil cell phones scene
  • Bullseye vacuuming
  • Karen has a huge keys sign on front door
  • I used to have two children Ray
  • Devil and angel on his shoulder
  • Sensing electrical for hidden room
  • Rosary attack
  • No stalling in pacing
  • Stay frosty!
  • Kingpin jacket
Red Tentacle:
  • Thom: prison break and newspaper attacks
  • Blake- Bullseye realized and newspaper scene
Black Octopus:
  • Thom: Father Latham switch
  • Blake- predictable Kingpin lawyers

Monkey-Jacket Musings:

  • Thom:
    • Karen Page – Emma Stone
    • Bullseye – Pedro Pascal
    • Matt Murdock- Ben Foster
    • Bonus- Foggy Nelson- Mel Rodriguez
  • Blake:
    • Foggy Nelson- Caleb Landry Jones
    • Karen Page – Julia Garner
    • Matt Murdock – John Brent Hal
Planned Plundering:
  • Thom: Black Hammer by Jeff Lemire and Dean Ormston; Kingdom
  • Blake: Fortitude
Rum-Fueled Recommendations:
Thom: House of Cards “Bearable though Terrible”; Game Night; Not Hocus Pocus
Blake: Ozark S02; Hereditary, Sorry to Bother You, Tag
Please enjoy, hell yes!