Tread Perilously

23 May 19
The Satellite Show

Tread Perilously finally makes its way to Westeros with the final episode of Game of Thrones. And though we didn’t know it during our recording, the episode was called “The Iron Throne.” When Jon Snow is advised by just about everyone that his aunt — the Mad Queen Daenerys Stormborn Targaryen the Unburnt, First of […]

18 May 19

I copied this from the book “Power vs. Force” by David R. Hawkins Have a think about where you are on this scale and how to climb up it. I find it fascinating: “In describing the emotional correlates of the energy fields of consciousness, it is well to remember that they are rarely manifested as […]

16 May 19
The Satellite Show

Tread Perilously’s month of series finales continues with a look at “Always,” the final episode of Friday Night Lights. As Coach Taylor gets ready to take the team to the state championship, Matt Saracen returns with an important question for Julie. Coach’s wife considers a job offer in Philadelphia and Tyra ponders her future. Jess […]

10 May 19
The American Interest

The only way to protect the long-term viability of the best aspects of the Kushner plan is to kill the plan.

09 May 19
The Satellite Show

Tread Perilously’s month of series finales continues with the final 21 minutes of Alf. An episode they had to call “Consider Me Gone.” When Alf gets a message from Rhonda and Skip, he prepares to leave the Tanners and join his friends as they head for New Melmac. Meanwhile, the United States Air Force has […]

02 May 19
The Satellite Show

Tread Perilously once again turns its attention to series finales, starting with Gotham; a show which just ended with last week’s “In the Beginning…” Bruce Wayne returns to Gotham ten years after No Man’s Land to find it rebuilt, Jim Gordon still the police commissioner, Harvey Bullock a captain, Barbara Keen a real estate developer […]

25 Apr 19
The Satellite Show

Tread Perilously closes out another anniversary Tread Safely month with the most recent Doctor’s debut in the Doctor Who episode “The Woman Who Fell To Earth.” When the newly regenerated Doctor crashes into a Sheffield area commuter train, she interrupts an alien plot to abduct a hapless human. As the dust settles, she meets Grace, […]

18 Apr 19
The Satellite Show

Tread Perilously’s anniversary tour with Doctor Who makes its way to “The Three Doctors,” itself a special Doctor Who occasion; celebrating ten years on the air. When The (Third) Doctor is assailed by creatures that look like melted candies, he seeks out aid from the Time Lords. But as they are also under assault from […]

11 Apr 19
The Satellite Show

Tread Perilously continues its fourth anniversary celebration with another Doctor Who story. This week: “The Doctor’s Wife.” The Doctor, Amy and Rory follow a distress signal out of the conventional universe into a strange pocket realm housing an asteroid. There, they find discarded TARDISes, patchwork people, and a woman named Idris. She seems to know […]

06 Apr 19
Blaine Arcade

President Digz “Hey Longjump… it’s looking at me,” Digz said with a smile. He waved his hand back and forth and watched the eyes of the little character on screen follow it. “Hey little guy, can you bring me some Seinfeld? Season seven? S-E-V-E-N.”

04 Apr 19
The Satellite Show

Tread Perilously celebrates its fourth anniversary with a month of good Doctor Who stories! To begin, Justin finds himself reunited with the Seventh Doctor and Ace in “Remembrance of the Daleks.” London, 1963. A British Army detachment discovers mysterious radio transmissions centered at the Coal Hill Secondary School and the I.M. Foreman junkyard at 76 […]

28 Mar 19
The Satellite Show

Tread Perilously once again opens the case files of the Special Review Unit to look back at the Elliot Stabler years of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit with an episode called “Cage.” When Manhattan SVU detectives are called to the scene in which two children survived their van crashing into the river, they discover […]

21 Mar 19
The Satellite Show

Tread Perilously returns to the South Coast for the most “normal” episode of Tequila and Bonetti yet: “Reel Life.” Despite a rash of gangland slayings, Captain Midian Knight reassigns visiting Detective Nico Bonetti to supervise top film star Chad Rydell on a ride-along. When Bonetti tries to weasel out of it, he gets threaten repeatedly […]

20 Mar 19
The Avocado

Hello and welcome to the first entry in Lily “Lovely Bones” Ryan’s new sister/sub series of Mid-Aughts Meltdown, the Legacy of Adventure! This week we’ll be delving further into my burgeoning relationship with Nintendo, and discovering the original entry in the now almost twenty year old real-time strategy series Pikmin! My experimental approach to this piece […]

14 Mar 19
The Satellite Show

Tread Perilously takes another trip aboard Supertrain with the episode called “The Queen And The Improbable Knight.” When travel writer Barney Sweet (Paul Sand) settles in for a trip on Supertrain, he meets Ali (Mary Louise Weller), a perfectly delightful unemployed teacher who is way, way out of his league. But after a night spent […]

07 Mar 19
The Satellite Show

Tread Perilously returns to one of its favorite terrible shows, Manimal, with the episode called “High Stakes.” When Manimal and Black Partner head out to Aqueduct, their day at the races is disturbed by a faulty parachute and a horse owner who is convinced the winning thoroughbred of a high stakes race is the same […]

28 Feb 19
The Satellite Show

Tread Perilously rounds out TGIF month with a look at the sitcom Step by Step, its pilot, and the second season episode “Double Date.” When Carol volunteers Karen for a date with a new kid in town, Karen freaks out as it will upset her score in the Most Perfect Couple contest. The new kid, […]