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Robin Laws
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Ken and Robin talk improv GUMSHOE, Ken’s London book haul, our libraries and Ralstonism: 
Patreon backer Zachary Joyner poses some Gaming Hut questions about improvising a GUMSHOE game. How quickly do you give out clues? How do you maintain pace without leading the players? Though our l…
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+Wayne Humfleet I did, thanks.
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Ken and Robin Consume Media: Rats, Djinn, and the Vampyre 
Ken and Robin Consume Media is brought to you by the discriminating and good-looking backers of the Ken and Robin Talk About Stuff Patreon. Each week we provide capsule reviews of the books, movies…
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Let me guess. The name of the company is Metaphor Alert.


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A startup called Ambrosia will fill your veins with the blood of young people and empty your pockets of $8,000.
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The article didn't say, but I'm guessing Peter Thiel is an investor: http://www.inc.com/jeff-bercovici/peter-thiel-young-blood.html
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"We're playing Nights Black Agents in realistic mode. Do you really have to name your PC Christopher Steele?" 
A former British intelligence officer now working for a private security-and-investigations firm produced the dossier of unverified allegations about President-elect Donald Trump’s activities and connections in Russia, people familiar with the matter say.
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It's not an uncommon surname in the UK. Mark Steele appears on The News Quiz frequently. 😉
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The new vaccine will eventually date the Ebola scenario, but evil clowns will always stay relevant.

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Clowns are an objective threat to society as measured by the Byers-Orlington Zone of Objectivity (BOZO) Scale.
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Steven Soderbergh Consumes Media: http://bit.ly/2j9KbJ2
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Once in a very long while, it is a good time to be a three-eyed desert shrimp. 
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enlightened shrimps?
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crime-fighting bat-computer joke goes here
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Timeline shows slang terms for weapons and wounds as they appear from the 1600s on: 
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How I steal from myself when designing games: 
A column about roleplaying by Robin D. Laws My designs for Pelgrane have all been modular. Each includes several sub-systems one could drop out without a
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If mimicry is the highest form of flattery...?
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Ken and Robin Consume Media: It’s Recommendations All the Way Down 
Ken and Robin Consume Media is brought to you by the discriminating and good-looking backers of the Ken and Robin Talk About Stuff Patreon. Each week we provide capsule reviews of the books, movies…
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I'd been looking for an excuse to watch Ash vs. Evil Dead. Thanks, guys.
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Ken and Robin talk information age mythos, opting out, Luke Crane and Eliphas Levi: 
The contents of this podcast become too horrible to correlate as we slip into the Gaming Hut to answer a question from Patreon backer Laurel Halbany about handling secret mythos knowledge in an age…
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Writer and game designer Robin D. Laws brought you such roleplaying games as Ashen Stars, The Esoterrorists, The Dying Earth, Heroquest and Feng Shui. He is the author of seven novels, most recently The Worldwound Gambit from Paizo. For Robin's much-praised works of gaming history and analysis, see Hamlet's Hit Points, Robin's Laws of Game Mastering and 40 Years of Gen Con.
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