Monday, March 26, 2018

Episode 1: The Magazines Leave the Depot

Well, we'd might as well get on with this thing. The all-new, all-talking, barely-awaited inaugural episode of The Marx Brothers Council Podcast is now available for your listening pleasure, or pity:

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We hope you're pleased with this introductory installment of The Marx Brothers Council Podcast, or at the very least, we hope you don't dislike it too much. Either way, express your opinions, share what you'd like to hear in future episodes, and make disparaging remarks about the hosts in the comments section of this post, or on Facebook at The Marx Brothers Council.

Sunday, March 18, 2018

Is There Going to Be a Podcast, Or What?

Yes, yes, there is. We've just been testing equipment, smoothing rough edges, and taking other measures to ensure that the premiere episode of The Marx Brothers Council Podcast is the most ridiculous thing you've ever heard. (No, as far as we know, Groucho never really uttered this inexplicably famous line, but occasionally we do say things Groucho didn't say.)

For podcast information, a more specific sense of when to expect the premiere, contests through which listeners can win Marx books and other fabulous prizes, and requests for requests (guests, topics, and so on, especially so on), keep an eye on this blog, as well as on the Marx Brothers Council Facebook group. We would suggest keeping this site open on your device, and setting an alarm to remind yourself to refresh the page every thirty seconds.

Thanks for your patience -- we look forward to unveiling the first, introductory episode soon, so you can finally find out whether we prefer Animal Crackers or Go West!

Yours till hell freezes over...

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Not every Marx Brothers fan would name  Animal Crackers  when asked which film is their favorite, but as it happens, all three of your hosts...