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Join the Book Squad on a journey to provincial France for a discussion of Disney's Beauty and the Beast! On their first-ever minisode, Emily, Kelli, Mary, and Susan cover the recent live action adaptation of the story and how it compares to the 1991 classic.
Introductions and announcements - 0:50
Beastly - 3:29 Initial reactions to 2017 adaptation - 4:30 Cinderella vs Beauty and the Beast - 8:00 The “Exclusively Gay Moment” - 9:50 Kelli vs. Emily: GASTON - 14:22 But can they sing? - 21:00 Mary loves the Today Show and Josh Groban (also, WHO IS DAN STEVENS?!) - 26:17 "When he touched her, I felt gross"—CGI, bestiality, and the Beast - 28:00 Angela Carter’s Bloody Chamber - 30:48 Misc. Thoughts—Prince Adam, weird sex, and Maurice - 31:55
Books. Pop culture. Doggos and kitties. Four cool ladies trying not to say "like" so much. Join the Book Squad for their first ever episode, a discussion of Jonathan Safran Foer's 2016 novel Here I Am.
Introductions - 1:39
Summary of Here I Am - 4:39 Why did Susan choose it? - 7:25 Initial reactions - 8.25 Emily in the Google Doc - 22:20 Existence or Presence - 23:18 Sam and Gender Identity - 35:09 Foer seems to need a disaster - 46:38
Bachelor/Dancing with the Stars - 1:16:12 Pet time! - 1:17:57 Next time on #BSG - 1:26:06