Extraneous

A podcast that goes deep on the stories we love, and comes back with a little something extra.

Currently exploring His Dark Materials and Steven Universe. Supernatural will return after hiatus.

Extraneous | Steven Universe

Steven Universe: S4 Eps 15-24; S5 Eps 1-4: Maybe Half a Xanax? He's Small.

July 2, 2020

Steven might not be his mom, but Taekia and Leah feel a little responsible for him in this week’s episode of Extraneous: Steven Universe! And then of course they emulate his penchant for taking on t...

Extraneous | Steven Universe

Steven Universe S4 Eps 1-14: We All Need a Garnet in Our Live

June 25, 2020

Take a moment to think of just... everything Taekia and Leah dig into this week on Extraneous Steven Universe! They get serious while discussing Mindful Education, a little silly with Uncle Andy, and ...

Extraneous | His Dark Materials

His Dark Materials: The Subtle Knife Ch 8: The Elder Knife. The One Knife. The Knife of Destiny. The Knifestick.

June 22, 2020

More than halfway through Subtle Knife...we meet...THE SUBTLE KNIFE! Join us as we traverse this immensely important piece of the story: Characters (06:11:70) Dust Bears (27:15:22) Dust Bunnies ...

Extraneous | Steven Universe

Steven Universe S3 Eps 14-24: Getting Down to Bismuth

June 18, 2020

Taekia and Leah get down to Bismuth on this episode of Extraneous: Steven Universe, to discuss the most unique of the Crystal Gems thus far. Gem class systems, more info on Rose, and the revelation of...

Extraneous | Steven Universe

Steven Universe S3 Eps 1-13: They Finally Sing the Same Song

June 11, 2020

Hey shake a leg, it’s time to discuss Mr. Greg on this week’s Extraneous Steven Universe! Taekia and Leah go deep into the important musical ep, but take tons of time to talk about the kids of Bea...

Extraneous | His Dark Materials

His Dark Materials: The Subtle Knife, Chapter 7: Charles Latrom's Gambit

May 25, 2020

Lord Boreal is a Douche, Part 75: It's Chapter 7! Come with us as we journey through the character development in this chapter, followed by our dust bears (33:34:77) and dust bunnies (40:34:77), al...

Extraneous | Steven Universe

Steven Universe S2 Eps 13-26: They Cast Patti LuPone as a Giant Space Rock

May 21, 2020

Is there anything that’s worth more than peace and love on the planet Earth? How about hearing two full grown women talk about Peridot for over an hour? Join Taekia and Leah as they delight over the...

Extraneous | His Dark Materials

His Dark Materials: The Subtle Knife, Chapter 6, Make Cittagazze Great Again

May 18, 2020

Welcome to chapter 6! We're starting this week with a quick summary and diving into plot and themes (00:03:45). For our dust bears and dust bunnies, there's a ton of differences in the worlds to go th...

Extraneous | Steven Universe

Steven Universe S2 Eps 1-12: Communication is Key, Who Knew?!

May 14, 2020

We need to talk about communication and sense of self  in today’s episode of Extraneous Steven Universe. We  go over the wild amount of excellent music in this section, and Taekia almost earns her...

Extraneous | His Dark Materials

His Dark Materials: The Subtle Knife Ch 4-5, Cats

May 11, 2020

This week, we're finishing up our chapter 4 analysis and moving on to chapter 5 of The Subtle Knife (00:04:17). We're following Will and Lyra's journeys and their approaches to the world, and we're...