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It's the night after WRGW's Beach Bash, the station's annual summer event, and Dr. Hornet is in high spirits after getting to show off his DJ skills. However, he can no longer turn a blind eye to one of his worst blunders - booking the offensive Classic Rock Comedian, whose off-color jokes ruined the entire night. As listeners call in to voice their displeasure, the Doctor of Rock has no choice but to confront his terrible mistake.

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This week, a classic She-Ra character returns in a version that Lauren and Eric like way way better. Plus, Lauren and guest Stephen Poon recap their visit to She-Ra co-creator J. Michael Straczynski's recent book signing in Chicago!

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MB tosses a cold one to Eric with an MLB highlight featuring a football player, and Eric finds a bright spot outside of his struggling Pirates over on the struggling Marlins. After a robust review of the Braves last 10, they get into the mind of an MLB pitcher by putting their short term memory skills to the test.

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200! 200 episodes of So Many Bits, and to celebrate we have two returning guests. Harris Foster of Finji returns to the show to discuss the expanding landscape for indy games such as their title Overland, what makes a game like Wilmot's Warehouse "Finji", and the subculture of the gamer performance arts!

Meanwhile, my original co-host Cliff Murphy is back to chat about the surreal horror of Black Mirror in Screenwatching. It's just like Super Mario Bros.!

Screenwatching: Black Mirror (4:21)
Interview: Harris Foster (38:50)
Bill's Magic Minute (1:24:47)

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We sat down with Karaoke Storytelling to learn what brought them to Chicago, their process, what brought them together as a team, and why they think Improv Sux.

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She-Ra's back and so are we! This week, Lauren and Eric discuss an incredibly dense and rewarding episode that takes a deep dive into Adora's history.

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MB throws some early trade deadline news at Eric, but he's got bigger changes on his mind for the Pirates if they want to get his attention back. Their fight against the Reds was a step in the right direction.

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We sat down with Lisa Frankly to learn what brought them to Chicago, their process, what brought them together as a team, and why they think Improv Sux.

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Brandon Shockney returns on this week's episode to talk about the games we've been playing! Games played: Cuphead, Arms, Final Fantasy VII, Sushi Striker: The Way of Sushido, Ratchet and Clank: Quest for Booty.