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Exploring the cultural context of video games with Kotaku reporter Patrick Klepek, freelance writer Gita Jackson, and middle school teacher Sam Phillips.

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    Episode 71: Go Cubbies!

    Patrick and Gita convene, as Patrick reacts to the Cubs game in real-time and breaks down Waypoint's 72-hour launch in New York this past weekend., while Gita discusses her time in the trenches at Kotaku.

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    Episode 70: Inside Baseball

    Patrick, Gita, and Sam join around the table once again, as Gita announces her new role at Kotaku, Patrick reveals VICE Gaming is now Waypoint, and Sam explains that he's jetlagged.

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    Episode 69: Remotecast

    Patrick, Gita, and Sam file reports on the weirdness of sharing children's photos on social media, being drunk and talking about Quantico (??), and the weirdess of Clutertruck and Thumper.

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    Episode 68: Don't Clean Strangers

    Patrick and Gita give Sam a hall pass this week, before they break down the tragedy of trying to "win" in Rimworld, crappy final boss battles, and react to your horrifying carry-on stories.

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    Episode 67: Trumpcast

    Patrick, Gita, and Sam join hands and summon the strength to discuss the first debate between Clinton and Trump.

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    Episode 66: Your Source For Brangelina Hot Takes

    Patrick, Sam, and Gita crowd around a table of microphones to not actually talk about Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, but reminisce about our first jobs, worry about what tarot cards say about Sam's future, and respond to your emails. (Send us more!)

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    Episode 65: Two White Boys That Sit With Gita

    The podcast returns, following the birth of Patrick's first child, with Patrick, Gita, and Sam catching up on the last two weeks and answering your emails.

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    Episode 64: Ding Dong, Gawker's Dead

    Patrick, Sam, and Gita finally get in a room together again to discuss the legacy of Gawker.com, which went offline this week, the result of a lawsuit connected to Hulk Hogan's leaked sex tape.

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    Episode 63: Weekend Edition

    Gita and Patrick discuss what it's like writing for an audience of millions, and recount their early experiences with No Man's Sky. Sam valiantly tries to interview his students.

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    Episode 62: New York, New York

    With Patrick out of town and Gita backed up on deadline, Patrick and Sam file independent reports from New York and Chicago.

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