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Episode 27: Dad I'd Like to Pity

The Disc-Course

Oct 13 2021 • 1 hr 59 mins

Content warnings for this episode include violence, accidental suicide, and brief discussion of dementia/alzheimers.

We're back for Pyramids, where we're introduced to our hero Teppic, heir to the Old Kingdom, as he takes his final exam at Kill a Guy School.

This week in the Disc-Course: Discworld Gaiden, wow cool name, Skyrim inventory, pass or "pass," the flashback zone, latchkey prince, stealth run, Cool Uncle Vyrt,ooo big stretch, professional atheist, cell exploding juice, don't murder your family, champagne breakfast, symbolic twenty dollar bill, pigeon courtship, brains are weird, and DeVito Mode.

Click here for the Japanese emperor's journal entry about his cat

For those playing along at home: Read up to page 120 in Pyramids (depending on your edition of the book), ending on the line: "'The king groaned."


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