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The Rereaders on Fifty Shades of Grey, The Katering Show and Cereal Cafes

March 11, 2015

In this week’s podcast we talk about the inevitable film adaptation of the erotic bestseller Fifty Shades of Grey. Then we look at the viral comedy web series The Katering Show. And finally The Rereaders take a quick trip to Melbourne’s new cereal café.

The Rereaders on Citizenfour, internet brain and You’re Just Too Good To Be True

February 14, 2015

In this week’s podcast we talk about Citizenfour the documentary by Laura Poitras focusing in on the whistleblower Edward Snowden. Then we look at whether the internet is ruining your brain. And finally we are joined by Sofija Stefanovic to discuss her new book on the sad world of internet scammers, You’re Just To Be Good To Be True.

The Rereaders on Transparent, Men, Women and Children and the Sharing Economy

December 7, 2014

In this week’s podcast we look at Transparent, the debut Amazon series from Jill Solloway. Then we watch Jason Reitman’s latest cinema release Men, Women and Children. And finally we look at the rise of the share economy with the growing popularity of Uber and Airbnb.